Movies like The Rules of Attraction

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The Rules of Attraction (2002)
 6.7
 50K
The Rules of Attraction (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The incredibly spoiled and overprivileged students of Camden College are a backdrop for an unusual love triangle between a drug dealer, a virgin and a bisexual classmate.
Style: stylized, humorous, melancholic, entertaining, surreal, sexy, rough, biting, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug abuse, college, love triangle, virginity, rape, defloration, virgin, youth, romance, lifestyle, college life, sex, gay slur, party, dating, suicide, multiple storylines, loss of virginity, dormitory, drug dealing, loneliness, teenage sex, bisexuality, obsession, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new hampshire, rome italy, paris france, london, venice, barcelona, europe ...

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Most similar movies to The Rules of Attraction

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sexy films with plots about sex, love and romance, mentor, pornography, dialogue, drinking alcohol and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Rules of Attraction: Adventureland (2009), Charlie Bartlett (2007), The First Time (2012), 100 Girls (2000), Kicking and Screaming (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Adventureland (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the summer of 1987, a college graduate takes a 'nowhere' job at his local amusement park, only to find it's the perfect course to get him prepared for the real world.
Style: humorous, sentimental, melancholic, funny, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: summer job, job seeking, friendship, fall in love, marijuana, leaving home, teenager, amusement park, workplace, friends, love and romance, misfit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: usa, europe, boston, pittsburgh, new york ...
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Charlie Bartlett (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Awkward teenager Charlie Bartlett (Anton Yelchin) has trouble fitting in at a new high school. Charlie needs some friends fast, and decides that the best way to find them is to appoint himself the resident psychiatrist. He becomes one of the most ...
Style: humorous, cynical, sentimental, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: bully, psychiatrist, adolescence, girlfriend, depression, high school, teenage life, popularity, private school, youth, acceptance, rebel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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100%
 6.8
 68K
The First Time (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dave, a high school senior, spends most of his time pining away over a girl he can’t have. Aubrey, a junior with artistic aspirations, has a hot boyfriend who doesn’t quite understand her or seem to care. Although they go to different schools, ...
Style: sincere, romantic, sexy, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, first sex, first love, high school, youth, love and romance, virgin, romance, virginity, teenagers, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, california
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100%
 5.8
 21K
100 Girls (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This sexy, teen-comedy is about a freshman, Matthew, at college who meets his dream girl in a dorm elevator during a blackout. He never sees her face, but instantly falls in love. In the morning, the power is restored, but the "dream girl" ...
Style: teen sex comedy, humorous, sexy, talky, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cross dressing, elevator, man disguised as a woman, college, fall in love, youth, love and romance, college life, obsession, battle of the sexes, romance, dream girl ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Kicking and Screaming (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After college graduation, Grover's girlfriend Jane tells him she's moving to Prague to study writing. Grover declines to accompany her, deciding instead to move in with several friends, all of whom can't quite work up the inertia to ...
Style: talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: friendship, college, coming of age, graduation, lifestyle, buddies, twentysomething life, drinking alcohol, drinking, student, husband wife relationship, roommate ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city, prague, manhattan new york city ...
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Art School Confidential (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Starting from childhood attempts at illustration, the protagonist pursues his true obsession to art school. But as he learns how the art world really works, he finds that he must adapt his vision to the reality that confronts him.
Style: cynical, semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: painting, serial killer, art school, murder, artist, investigation, dark humor, ambition, lifestyle, crimes, fan, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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50%
 6.5
 42K
Varsity Blues (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In small-town Texas, high school football is a religion, 17-year-old schoolboys carry the hopes of an entire community onto the gridiron every Friday night. When star quarterback Lance Harbor suffers an injury, the Coyotes are forced to regroup ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, entertaining, inspirational, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: cheerleader, football, small town, sport, party, rivalry, leadership, ambition, high school, coming of age, obsession, fame ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
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50%
 5.1
 67K
The Naked Mile (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The movie will shift its focus on Erik Stifler, the cousin of Matt and Steve, a youngster who is nothing like his wild relations. Peer pressure starts to turn him to live up to the legacy of the other Stiflers when he attends the Naked Mile, a naked ...
Style: teen sex comedy, humorous, funny, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college, teenage love, loss of virginity, youth, looking for sex, college life, friends, campus, nudity (full frontal - brief), virginity, drinking alcohol, drinking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Andy Stitzer has a pleasant life with a nice apartment and a job stamping invoices at an electronics store. But at age 40, there's one thing Andy hasn't done, and it's really bothering his sex-obsessed male co-workers: Andy is still a ...
Style: sex comedy, sexy, humorous, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: virginity, loss of virginity, adult virgin, shyness, friendship, male virgin, romance, sexual activity, teaching the ways of the world, first sex, sexual dysfunction, neighbor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Imaginary Heroes (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Matt Travis is good-looking, popular, and his school's best competitive swimmer, so everyone is shocked when he inexplicably commits suicide. As the following year unfolds, each member of his family struggles to recover from the tragedy with ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, witty, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, suicide, family secret, family problems, society, lifestyle, teenage life, loss of son, suburbs, coming of age, high school, gay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia
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51%
 5.4
 14K
Slackers (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Dave, Sam and Jeff are about to graduate from Holden University with honors in lying, cheating and scheming. The three roommates have proudly scammed their way through the last four years of college and now, during final exams, these ...
Style: sexy, humorous, funny, satirical, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, slacker, college, college life, disorder, friends, buddies, youth, goofy hero, lifestyle, mind game, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
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50%
 6.9
 32K
Igby Goes Down (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man's peculiar upbringing renders him unable to competently cope with the struggle of growing up.
Style: suspense, humorous, cynical, depressing, witty ...
Plot: mental illness, dysfunctional family, teenage life, eccentric family, family problems, addiction, life is a bitch, fall in love, falling in love, coming of age, parents and children, terminal illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, chicago illinois, new jersey, manhattan new york city, washington d.c. ...
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 4.1
 997
Wild Roomies (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his last girlfriend slept with his last roommate, Reno Rizzolla moves to L.A. with his new girlfriend... and chaos ensues when the debt on the house forces him to get roommates.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sex comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, infidelity, love affair, looking for love, youth, romance, love and romance, teenage life, college, love triangle, college life, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, dallas texas, texas
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50%
Love in Thoughts (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A posthumous look at the last days of Guenther's life as he, his best friend, and his sister let loose on a four-day binge of alcohol, drugs, and sex.
Style: serious, disturbing, stylized, rough, sexual ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, gays and lesbians, poet, youth, betrayal, lifestyle, romance, bohemian life, weekend, celebration, unrequited love ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, pre world war two, post world war one
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
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 6.4
 32K
Shortbus (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of New Yorkers caught up in their milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality. The characters converge in a weekly Brooklyn social/artistic/sexual salon "Shortbus", loosely ...
Style: sexual, sexy, controversial, stylized, biting ...
Plot: strong sexual content, explicit sex, erection, group sex, gay, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, self discovery, sex, looking for love, homosexual, sexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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50%
 5.0
 850
Slutty Summer (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hunky writer Markus returns home to find his boyfriend of four years naked with another man. Newly single, he begins waiting tables at a swinging Chelsea hotspot where the indelible supporting cast of co-workers offers conflicting directions on the ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay teenager, infidelity, friendship, lifestyle, love triangle, opposites attract, youth, unlikely couple, womanizer, romance, looking for love, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, virginia
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50%
 5.9
 3K
XX/XY (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When two college students, Sam and Thea, meet Coles at a party, their mutual attraction is immediate, leading to a passionate and awkward night together, and the onset of an intensely charged bond. As they continue to push the sexual boundaries of ...
Style: psychological, touching, humorous, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: threesome, infidelity, friendship, college, love triangle, buddies, love and romance, haunted by the past, couple relations, sex, passion, break up ...
Time: contemporary, year 1993, 90s, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: new york, london, usa, europe, england
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50%
Better Than Sex (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a one-night stand a couple is faced with the terrifying possibility of what they really want.
Style: sexy, witty, humorous, emotional, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, sex, looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, opposites attract, romance, love affair, sexual relations, couples, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, london, england, europe, sydney australia
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50%
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Skipped Parts (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman and her son must leave a small South Carolina town because of her wild behavior.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sex, coming of age, high school, single parent, youth, teenage life, parents and children, human nature, love and romance, small town, friendship, sexual awakening ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, 60s, year 1963, 1950s ...
Place: missouri, wyoming
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The Spectacular Now (2013)
Genre: Comedy, 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, semi serious, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, teenager, teenage love, teenagers, teenage life, youth, coming-of-age, first love, family relations, first sex, couples, drinking problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, philadelphia, california, new jersey
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The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The life you love may be your own.... The wife of a much older man finds herself attracted to their neighbour's son, who is closer to her age.
Style: emotional, touching, offbeat, sweet, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: age difference, self discovery, love affair, family life, starting over, love and romance, marriage, family problems, haunted by the past, parents and children, neighbor, depression ...
Time: 70s, 80s, contemporary, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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49%
Nico and Dani (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Spanish coming of age story focusing on the antics of two 17 year olds, who have a posh beach house almost all to themselves one summer. This is also a summer of sexual awakenings.
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, gay teenager, friendship, teenage love, coming out, innocence lost, best friend, summer vacation, self discovery, loss of virginity, looking for sex, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: spain, barcelona, europe, barcelona spain, catalonia ...
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49%
Home of Phobia (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A typical Midwestern 18 year-old freshman at a large state university eager to delve into the college party life, instead discovers that school is not the beer-driven, sexual fantasy of his imagination. Determined to do anything to obtain the girl ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, sex comedy
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, coming out, pretending to be gay, fraternity, looking for love, teenage life, hidden identity, misfit, looking for sex, love and romance, dishonesty, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
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49%
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 5.5
 8K
After Sex (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Sex is a background to examine intimacy and vulnerability. Looks at the complexity of modern day relationships told through eight separate couples. Through dialogue and compromising situations, the film takes us from the beginning of a relationship ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky, sincere ...
Plot: sexuality, teenage sex, lesbian relationship, first sex, sex, sexual relations, couple relations, cold relationship, lifestyle, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, lesbian cunnilingus, swinger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Paris, I Love You (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Olivier Assayas, Gus Van Sant, Wes Craven and Alfonso Cuaron are among the 20 distinguished directors who contribute to this collection of 18 stories, each exploring a different aspect of Parisian life. The colourful characters in this drama include ...
Style: stylized, sentimental, atmospheric, anthology, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: tourist, dating, loneliness, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, romance, lifestyle, new love, couple relations, human nature, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe, montmartre paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.0
 16K
The Ten (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ten stories, each inspired by one of the ten commandments.
Style: cynical, witty, not serious, humorous, clever ...
Plot: human nature, moral dilemma, dark humor, drugs/alcohol, love and romance, nudist, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, violence, ventriloquist dummy, sabbath, parachutist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: st. louis missouri, washington d.c., mexico
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49%
The Kids Are All Right (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two women, Nic and Jules, brought a son and daughter into the world through artificial insemination. When one of their children reaches age, both kids go behind their mothers' backs to meet with the donor. Life becomes so much more interesting ...
Style: semi serious, touching, witty, twists and turns, thought provoking ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, gender, artificial insemination, family relations, lesbianism, argument, control freak, parenthood, gays and lesbians, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, buenos aires argentina, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Harrad Experiment (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: At fictional Harrad College students learn about sexuality and experiment with each other. Based on the 1962 book of the same name by Robert Rimmer, this movie deals with the concept of free love during the height of the sexual revolution which took ...
Style: sexual, sincere, realistic, serious, controversial ...
Audience: student film
Plot: college, loss of virginity, sexuality, student, sexual relations, love triangle, student life, gender, unlikely couple, youth, young lovers, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Your Friends & Neighbors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This adult comedy follows six characters, three men and three women from a cross-section of social groups, as they play sexual power games. When an affair fires up between 2 of the married characters, it sparks a chain of consequences for all of ...
Style: sexual, sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, unhappiness, male friendship, friendship between men, dark humor, betrayal, couple relations, love affair, looking for love, thirtysomething life, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Private School (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Private-school student Christine loves Jim. But her classmate, Jordan, is also vying for Jim's attention and trying to end his relationship with Christine. Meanwhile, Jim's friend Bubba embarks on a series of sexual escapades, including ...
Style: teen sex comedy, humorous, semi serious, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, teenager, school, love and romance, teenage love, girls' boarding school, buddies, lifestyle, youth, misfit, high school life, looking for sex ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%