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Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999)
 5.3
 21K
Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leanne is salutatorian when she needs to be valedictorian to get her scholarship to Harvard. The only class she is worse than the leader in is history, taught by Mrs. Tingle, and the teacher hates her. When an attempt to get ahead in Mrs. Tingle's class goes awry, mayhem ensues and friendships, loyalties and trust are tested by the teacher's intricate mind-games.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, entertaining, psychological, realistic, semi serious, sexy, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: school, kidnapping, manipulation, dark humor, teachers and students, destiny, youth, teenage life, high school, crimes, false accusation, violence, fight, blackmail, ambition, secret, hostage, friendship, graduate, gym, history teacher, graduation, final exam, swindle, classmate classmate relationship ...
Time: 90s, 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, suspense and semi serious films with plots about teenager, violence, high school, school, teenage girl, death and youth mostly in Comedy, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like Teaching Mrs. Tingle: Jawbreaker (1999), Killing Mr. Griffin (1997), Mystery Date (1991), Office Killer (1997), Chastity Bites (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Jawbreaker (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 3 of Reagan High School's most popular girls pretend to kidnap their friend by shoving a jawbreaker into the victim's mouth to keep her from screaming. Their plan goes awry when the girl swallows the jawbreaker, choking to death. Now the ...
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, cynical, biting ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: high school, popular girl, popularity, prom, teenager, murder, dark humor, friendship, prank, accidental killing, fashion, prank gone wrong ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
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Killing Mr. Griffin (1997)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The high school students didn't mean to kill Mr. Griffin. They wanted to make him suffer. But when their mean English teacher turns up dead, they have to find out who killed them before the police arrests them all.
Style: semi serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: high school, kidnapping, cheerleader, uncover truth, murder, teachers and students, high school life, vengeance, teenage life, youth, protagonist as suspect, crimes ...
Time: 90s
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Mystery Date (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The shy teenager Tom McHugh worships his sexy neighbor Geena Matthews that lives on the other side of the street, but he does not dare to talk to her. When his parents travel with their dog for a competition and his self-confident big brother Craig ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, suspense, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, comedy of errors, girl next door, chase, disorder, switching roles, dishonesty, nothing goes right, crimes, love and romance, romance, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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Office Killer (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When Dorine Douglas' job as proofreader for Constant Consumer magazine is turned into an at-home position during a downsizing, she doesn't know how to cope. But after accidentally killing one of her co-workers, she discovers that murder ...
Style: psychological, slasher, cynical, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: asthma, female psychopath, evil woman, workplace, psychopath, office, workplace romance, obsession, vengeance, protagonist as suspect, goofy hero, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: virginia, usa, new york
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Chastity Bites (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Serial killer Countess Elizabeth Bathory believed that bathing in virgin blood would keep her young and beautiful forever. Still alive today, she's found a perfect hunting ground for her "botox" as an abstinence educator in ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, humorous, slasher ...
Plot: high school, serial killer, feminism, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, journalism, time travel, eternal youth, teenager, friendship, lie, criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pretty Persuasion (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A 15-year-old girl incites chaos among her friends and a media frenzy when she accuses her drama teacher of sexual harassment.
Style: realistic, biting, cynical, stylized, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: false accusation, manipulation, teenager, high school, adolescence, sexual harassment, dark humor, lifestyle, dishonesty, teachers and students, rejection, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills
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iGirlfriend (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teen comedy about a nerdy teenager who creates an iPhone app to be his girlfriend. When she miraculously comes to life, things go hilariously wrong, and she tries to kill him.
Style: psychotronic, humorous, twists and turns, light, teen comedy
Plot: high school student, student, rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage protagonist, friendship, school, humiliation, classmate classmate relationship, villainess, lie, teenage girl ...
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The Roommate (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Sara, a young design student from Iowa, arrives for college in Los Angeles, she is eager to fit in and get to know the big city. Her wealthy roommate, Rebecca, is more than eager to take Sara under her wing and show her the ropes. The two ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, harsh, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
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Head Above Water (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Judge George (Harvey Keitel) brings his young wife, Nathalie (Cameron Diaz), to a remote island for a vacation. But while George accompanies their only neighbor -- Nathalie's childhood friend Lance (Craig Sheffer) -- on a fishing trip, Nathalie ...
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
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Mean Girls (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: light, feel good, humorous, witty, cynical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
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39%
 5.2
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Trapped in a Elite School which a gang of criminals has seized control, a young troublemaker fights a cat and mouse battle from inside.
Style: entertaining, funny, twist ending, exciting, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: hostage, adventure, ransom, heroes, mind game, youth, good versus evil, school, teenage life, save the day, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Three O'Clock High (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A high school nerd, Jerry Mitchell (Siemaszko) is assigned to write a piece for the school paper about new boy Buddy Revell (Tyson), who is rumored to be a psychopathic nutcase. When Jerry accidentally touches Buddy, he says that they must fight in ...
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: bully, high school, bullying, coming of age, college life, high school life, college, disorder, nothing goes right, youth, journalism, cheerleading ...
Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 43K
Idle Hands (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Anton is a cheerful but exceedingly non-ambitious 17-year-old stoner who lives to stay buzzed, watch TV, and moon over Molly, the beautiful girl who lives next door. However, it turns out that the old cliché about idle hands being the devil's ...
Style: macabre, humorous, scary, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 91 min.
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Style: slasher, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: suspense, humorous, surreal, cynical, funny ...
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37%
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Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
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37%
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Fatal Charm (1990)
Genre: Thriller
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Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.3
 306K
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, scary, rough ...
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Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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