Movies like Pretty in Pink

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Pretty in Pink (1986)
 6.7
 81K
Pretty in Pink (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Andie is an outcast, hanging out either with her older boss, who owns the record store where she works, or her quirky high school classmate Duckie, who has a crush on her. When one of the rich and popular kids at school, Blane, asks Andie out, it seems too good to be true. As Andie starts falling for Blane, she begins to realize that dating someone from a different social sphere is not easy.
Style: romantic, sexy, feel good, melancholic, humorous, funny, clever, sweet, bad ending, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, love, friendship, father daughter relationship, coming of age, teenage girl, first love, class differences, dysfunctional family, school, single father, bullying, teenage love, relationships, romance, high school life, rich man poor woman, prom, shy girl, love triangle, adolescence, teenage daughter, rich snob, love story ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, massachusetts

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Most similar movies to Pretty in Pink

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about high school, teenager, coming of age, teenage life, youth, friendship and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Pretty in Pink: Sixteen Candles (1984), The Breakfast Club (1985), Can't Buy Me Love (1987), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), 10 Things I Hate About You (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 115K
Sixteen Candles (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenage girls deals with her parents forgetting her birthday and a crush on her high school's heartthrob.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, coming of age, teenage love, teenage life, youth, high school life, first love, self discovery, teen romance, birthday, nerd ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century
Place: illinois, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
The Breakfast Club (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Five high school students, all different stereotypes, meet in detention, where they pour their hearts out to each other, and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought.
Style: talky, humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick, date night ...
Plot: coming of age, high school, teenager, friendship, youth, teenage angst, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, teenage love, introspection, goth, teachers and students ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Can't Buy Me Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nerdy high schooler Ronald Miller rescues cheerleader Cindy Mancini from parental punishment after she accidentally destroys her mother's designer clothes. Ronald agrees to pay for the $1,000 outfit on one condition: that she will act as though ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night ...
Plot: high school, opposites attract, teenager, friendship, nerd, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cheerleading, youth, popularity, dream girl, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: tucson arizona, new jersey, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school slacker pretends to be sick to skip school and have an exciting day off alongside his girlfriend and his best buddy through Chicago, while trying to outwit his obsessive school principal and his unconformited sister along the way.
Style: feel good, light, funny, humorous, intense ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, chick flick ...
Plot: high school, coming of age, teenager, friendship, skipping school, teacher, breaking the fourth wall, truancy, teenage boy, school, teenage girl, one day ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, california, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bianca, a tenth grader, has never gone on a date, but she isn't allowed to go out with boys until her older sister Kat gets a boyfriend. The problem is, Kat rubs nearly everyone the wrong way. But Bianca and the guy she has her eye on, Joey, ...
Style: romantic, witty, light, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night, kids ...
Plot: high school, teenager, romance, opposites attract, initially antagonists, teenage life, unlikely couple, youth, fall in love, teen romance, love and romance, teenage love ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, washington state, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young tomboy, Watts, finds her feelings for her best friend, Keith, run deeper than just friendship when he gets a date with the most popular girl in school.
Style: feel good, romantic, sexy, humorous, reflective ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick, date night ...
Plot: tomboy, coming of age, teenager, high school, opposites attract, love triangle, friendship, love, school, best friend, cheerleading, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 20K
Drive Me Crazy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicole and Chase live next door to each other but are worlds apart. However, they plot a scheme to date each other in order to attract the interest and jealousy of their respective romantic prey. But in the mist of planning a gala centennial ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sexy, humorous, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: high school, opposites attract, prom, teen romance, school, teenager, romantic rivalry, friendship, love and romance, misfit, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.4
 15K
Prom (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At “Prom,” every couple has a story and no two are exactly alike. As the big dance approaches for Nova Prescott, it’s a battle of wills as she finds herself drawn to the guy who gets in the way of her perfect prom. Fellow seniors Mei and Tyler ...
Style: light, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: prom, teenage love, teenager, opposites attract, high school, unlikely couple, friendship, wooing, teenage life, love and romance, friends, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 213K
Clueless (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shallow, rich and socially successful Cher is at the top of her Beverly Hills high school's pecking scale. Seeing herself as a matchmaker, Cher first coaxes two teachers into dating each other. Emboldened by her success, she decides to give ...
Style: feel good, romantic, witty, light, humorous ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: high school, fashion, opposites attract, popularity, teenager, teen romance, youth, teenage life, couples, teenage love, love and romance, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 16K
Valley Girl (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Julie, a girl from the valley, meets Randy, a punk from the city. They are from different worlds and find love. Somehow they need to stay together in spite of her trendy, shallow friends.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, high school, teenager, opposites attract, romance, friends, dancing, party, love triangle, teenage life, unlikely couple, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, australia, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Say Anything... (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A budding romance between noble underachiever Lloyd Dobler and high school valedictorian Diane Court is threatened when Diane's overly possessive, disapproving father interferes with their relationship. With a prized scholarship to study abroad ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night ...
Plot: high school, coming of age, romance, teenager, opposites attract, love, youth, first love, family disapproval, kickboxer, graduation, young lovers ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, england, california, washington state, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.9
 96K
She's All That (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: High school hotshot Zach Siler is the envy of his peers. But his popularity declines sharply when his cheerleader girlfriend, Taylor, leaves him for sleazy reality-television star Brock Hudson. Desperate to revive his fading reputation, Siler agrees ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: teenager, romance, opposites attract, bet, fall in love, teen romance, teenage love, youth, teenage girl, high school, high school life, prom ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 5K
For Keeps? (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Darcy, editor at her highschool paper, and her long-term boyfriend Stan are in their last months of school and already have found places in good colleges. Recently they started to sleep with each other and, surprise, surprise, Darcy gets pregnant. ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: pregnancy, teenage pregnancy, romance, teenager, adoption, high school, unlikely friendships, justice, stereotypes, happy ending, underdog, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s
Place: wisconsin, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Never Been Kissed (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Josie Geller, a baby-faced junior copywriter at the Chicago Sun-Times, must pose as a student at her former high school to research contemporary teenage culture. With the help of her brother, Rob, Josie infiltrates the inner circle of the most ...
Style: feel good, touching, romantic, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: high school, prom, friendship, journalist, teenager, teacher, journalism, popularity, humiliation, undercover, romance, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
My So-Called Life (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The life of a 15 year-old high school student, whose angst-ridden journey through adolescence, friendship, parents, and life teaches her what it means to grow up.
Style: sentimental, sincere, serious, emotional, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, female protagonist, teenager, teenage daughter, first love, teenage girl, high school hunk, gay teenager, coming of age, friendship, teenage crush, adolescence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 90K
Flipped (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Juli meets Bryce in the second grade, she knows it's true love. After spending six years trying to convince Bryce the same, she's ready to give up - until he starts to reconsider.
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, date night ...
Plot: first love, fall in love, childhood, school, childhood sweetheart, teenage love, love and romance, teenage life, adolescence, teen romance, teenage boy, high school life ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 21st century, contemporary, year 1963 ...
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Seven Minutes in Heaven (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Natalie allows her classmate Jeff, who ran away from home after a fight with his stepfather, to stay at her place while her father is away on a business trip. Natalie soon starts dating Jeff's friend James Casey, who isn't as faithful as ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, friendship, youth, fall in love, teenager, teen romance, friends, teenage sex, sex, love triangle, absent parent ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Baby It's You (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1966 New Jersey, Jill Rosen, a frustrated high schooler, is intrigued by an enigmatic new student known only as the Sheik. Sheik is an Italian whose primary interests are his car, Frank Sinatra, and Jill. At first she is taken aback by his ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: high school, teenager, class differences, coming of age, opposites attract, college, forbidden love, innocence lost, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, unlikely couple ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.2
 268K
Grease (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Australian good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. But when they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance despite their eccentric friends?
Style: feel good, light, humorous, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: opposites attract, high school, teenage love, coming of age, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dancing, first love, teenager, makeover, dance contest, romance, dating ...
Time: 50s, year 1959, 80s, 20th century, year 1958 ...
Place: california, australia, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.1
 10K
Picture This (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bookish and unpopular Mandy finds her luck finally changing when Drew, the school hottie, invites her to the year's biggest party. But with being grounded and Drew's ex-girlfriend bent on thwarting her, Mandy may be destined to remain a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, romantic
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage love, high school hunk, love and romance, wooing, teenage life, youth, nightlife, lifestyle, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Four best friends (Tibby, Lena, Carmen & Bridget) who buy a mysterious pair of pants that fits each of them, despite their differing sizes, and makes whoever wears them feel fabulous. When faced with the prospect of spending their first ...
Style: feel good, romantic, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, family outing, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, first love, teenage girl, friendship, summer, teenage love, teenager, female friendship, group of friends, self discovery, relationships, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, greece, south carolina, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Follows a group of high school students growing up in southern California, based on the real-life adventures chronicled by Cameron Crowe. Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner are looking for a love interest, and are helped along by their older classmates, ...
Style: humorous, teen sex comedy, feel good, sexy, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: high school, coming of age, teenager, unwanted pregnancy, teenage pregnancy, loss of virginity, friendship, first sex, shopping mall, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shag - More Dancing (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Summer of 1963. Carson is getting married to her boyfriend so her friends Melaina, Pudge and Luanne take her to Myrtle Beach for one last irresponsible weekend.
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, sweet, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: teenager, beach, dancing, coming of age, friendship, romance, runaway, road trip, beach party, sacrifice, gangsters, geek ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 20th century, 50s, year 1963
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.5
 10K
How to Deal (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mandy Moore stars as Halley, a young hip high school student who's convinced true love doesn't exist based on the crazy relationships around her. Her mother is divorcing her father who is dating a younger woman Halley can't stand. Her ...
Style: romantic, sweet, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, romance, teenage love, wedding, coming of age, youth, love and romance, society, family problems, looking for love, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 24K
Tall Girl (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jodi, the tallest girl in her high school, has always felt uncomfortable in her own skin. But after years of slouching, being made fun of, and avoiding attention at all costs, Jodi finally decides to find the confidence to stand tall.
Style: romantic, touching, feel good, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: prom, teenage love, peer pressure, high school, dating, teenage girl, friendship, teen romance, high school student, bullying, beauty pageant, self esteem ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Spectacular Now (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A hard-partying high school senior's philosophy on life changes when he meets the not-so-typical "nice girl."
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, melancholic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, teenager, teenage love, first love, teenage life, youth, high school, couples, romance, family relations, love and romance, classmate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new jersey, california, usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 91K
Submarine (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 15-year-old deep-thinking Welsh schoolboy, Oliver Tate struggles to initiate and maintain a relationship with Jordana, his devilish, dark-haired classmate at their Swansea high school. As his parents' marriage begins to fall apart, similar ...
Style: witty, visually appealing, surreal, talky, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, love and romance, virginity, loss of virginity, teenager, school, high school, adolescence, youth, first love, social relations ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 20th century
Place: wales, england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
No Small Affair (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The 16 years old amateur photographer Charles accidentally takes a photo of Laura - and falls in love with her, when he develops the picture. He finds out that she works as singer in a bar, but is about to be thrown out. Although rejected at first ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, sweet, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: teenager, love, photographer, coming of age, singer, happy ending, teenage love, topless woman, female nudity, young lovers, teenage life, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recent high school graduate is faced with two options, either go to a business school where his father wants him to go to, or get a full time job. However he decides to defy his father and go to Hawaii. Trouble is he has no money. Along the way he ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, touching, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, school, teenager, older woman younger man relationship, family relations, looking for sex, fall in love, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, teenage love ...
Time: 60s, 80s, year 1962
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
She's Having a Baby (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality of marriage and all that it (and their parents) expect from them. Do they want babies? Their parents certainly want them to. Is married life ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: pregnancy, parenthood, romance, self discovery, couple relations, baby, friendship, parents and children, family life, couples, marriage, teenager ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%