Movies and TV shows like Skins 2011

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Skins (2011)
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Skins (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A wild ride through the lives of a group of high school friends stumbling through the mine field of adolescence... and stepping on most of the mines as they go.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, touching, sexual, based on british tv series
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: teenage sex, high school, friendship, teenage life, youth, coming of age, teenage sexuality, drugs/alcohol, troubled teen, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, underage drinking, friends, love and romance, looking for sex, social relations, eating disorder, teenager, high school student, controversy, premarital sex
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, baltimore

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Most similar movies to Skins

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films and TV series with plots about youth, teenage life, friendship, coming of age, friends, high school and teenager mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Skins: Sex Education (2019), My Mad Fat Diary (2013), Beaver Falls (2011), Some Girls (2012), Red Band Society (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Skins (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Irreverent comedy drama which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol.
Style: captivating, realistic, semi serious, cynical, sexual ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, sexual relations, drugs/alcohol, party, youth, high school life, homosexual, looking for sex, lifestyle, high school, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
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67%
 8.4
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Sex Education (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Inexperienced Otis channels his sex therapist mom when he teams up with rebellious Maeve to set up an underground sex therapy clinic at school.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, teen comedy
Plot: teenage sex, teenage life, first sex, gay, classmates, school, best friends, youth, society, couples, family relations, sex therapist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england
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77%
My Mad Fat Diary (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Set in 1996 in Lincolnshire, the show tells the tragic and humorous story of a very troubled young girl Rae, who has just left a psychiatric hospital, where she has spent four months after attempting suicide, begins to reconnect with her best friend ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: physical appearance, teenage life, depression, youth, teenage love, best friends, loneliness, social misfits, adolescence, first love, high school life, friendship ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, year 1996
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 2K
Beaver Falls (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Story: Beaver Falls is a British comedy-drama that follows a trio of Oxford Brookes University graduates who managed to deceitfully get jobs at Beaver Falls, an elitist American summer camp for the beautiful teenage offspring of California's rich and ...
Style: realistic, sexy, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: camp, summer camp, summer, popularity, bully, college graduate, graduation, picked on, irresponsible, drugs/alcohol, virginity, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 7.7
 1K
Some Girls (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Some Girls is a British comedy series written by Bernadette Davis that airs on BBC Three. The show stars Adelayo Adedayo, Mandeep Dhillon, Alice Felgate, Natasha Jonas, Dolly Wells, Colin Salmon, Jassa Ahluwalia and Franz Drameh. It debuted on 6 ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: high school, soccer, friendship, teenage life, coming of age, youth, popularity, high school life, friends, social relations, best friends, muslim ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Red Band Society (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Children and teenagers become friends in a hospital where they are all patients. Together they try to escape the sad reality to create their own world with their own codes , while the nursing staff do their best to bring them a little happiness ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, thought provoking, compassionate ...
Plot: teenage life, hospital, friends, hopes, life is a bitch, doctor patient relationship, doctor, terminal illness, coming of age, friendship, youth, doctors and patients ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Physical or Chemical (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Física o Química was a Spanish television series made by Antena 3. The first episode premiered on 4 February 2008. Before its televised broadcast, Física o Química was released on cell phones in Vodafone live! and on the official website of ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, teachers and students, power relations, high school life, teenage life, workplace situations, dedicated educator, love, bullying, friendship, workplace, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 1K
Happyland (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Having grown up in a world of manufactured happiness, Lucy, the cynical teenage daughter of a idealistic theme park princess mom, wants to get out and experience something real. When Ian, the new park owner's son, arrives and sweeps her off her ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: fall in love, parents and children, theme park, love and romance, dysfunctional family, workplace, workplace situations, teenage love, teenage life, youth, coming of age, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
I Didn't Do It (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ultra-competitive fraternal twins Lindy and Logan Watson, together with their four best friends, navigate their freshman year of high school. Each episode begins with a comedic "what just happened?" situation as Lindy and Logan each spin ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, twins, siblings relations, teenage life, best friends, youth, family relations, high school, sitcom, coming of age, friends, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Ketchup Effect (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenager's reputation is destroyed when she falls asleep drunk at a party and some boys take provocative photos of her.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, sexual relations, social relations, friends, coming of age, high school, friendship, high school life, innocence lost, youth, first sex, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
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Picture Day (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A rebellious teenager forced to repeat her last year of high school is caught between adolescence and adulthood - and between two very different male admirers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, rebelliousness, social relations, teenage love, rebellion, teenage life, coming of age, high school life, love triangle, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Freaks and Geeks (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: High school mathlete Lindsay Weir rebels and begins hanging out with a crowd of burnouts (the "freaks"), while her brother Sam Weir navigates a different part of the social universe with his nerdy friends (the "geeks").
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty, clever ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, freak, slacker, geek, teacher, retro, teenage life, friendship, high school life, family relations, sexual activity, marijuana ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980, year 1981
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Inbetweeners (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Welcome to a world of futile crushes, sibling brawls, getting drunk too quickly and casting constant aspersions about your friends' sexuality.
Style: humorous, sexual, realistic, semi serious, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, high school, looking for sex, teenage life, innocence lost, bully, friendship, sexual humor, teenage boy, adolescence vs adulthood, party, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 9K
Terri (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Terri, a pajama-clad, disaffected high school student learns how to engage the world with the help of Mr. Fitzgerald, his assistant principal.
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, friendship, underage drinking, urination, small town, coming of age, social relations, friends, power relations, youth, teenage life, freak ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 900
Anyone But Me (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Anyone But Me is a live-action, web television drama that first aired in 2008. The show is in serial short-format webisodes, each lasting between six and fifteen minutes, following the lives of a group of teenagers in New York City and Westchester ...
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, touching, sexual ...
Plot: lesbian, gender, lifestyle, parents and children, gays and lesbians, love and romance, family relations, friends, couples, teenage life, youth, post september 11 2001 ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 629
My Generation (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A documentary crew follows the stories of nine classmates during their high school years in Austin, Texas, and then revisits them ten years later to examine how far they have come.
Style: realistic, sentimental, sincere, humorous, serious
Plot: high school, lifestyle, high school life, friendship, self fulfillment, teenage life, youth, adulthood, childhood sweetheart, videotaping, friends, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
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90210 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 90210 revolves around several students at the fictional West Beverly Hills High School, including new Beverly Hills residents Annie Wilson and Dixon Wilson. Their father, Harry Wilson, has returned from Kansas to his Beverly Hills childhood home ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, romantic, captivating, serious
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, friendship, teenage love, teenage life, high school life, friends, family relations, social relations, parents and children, siblings relations, power relations, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Life As We Know It (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: See life through the eyes of Dino, Ben, and Jonathan -- three teens experiencing the joys and pains of growing up. Although different in many ways, these guys have one main thing in common -- women. Together, their attitudes about women are ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, light ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, high school, teenage life, teachers and students, infidelity, young lovers, adolescence vs adulthood, looking for sex, parents and children, family relations, love and romance, masturbation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Amy and her friends at Grant High learn to define themselves while they navigate the perilous waters of contemporary adolescence. Between their love triangles, secrets, drama, accusations, gossip, confusion, and scandalous rumors, there's never ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, family relations, teenage life, parents and children, youth, introspection, teenage pregnancy, coming of age, friendship, suburbs, teenager, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
I Just Want My Pants Back (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: I Just Want My Pants Back is an American comedy-drama that premiered with a special sneak peek on August 28, 2011 on MTV, with the series airing the new episodes beginning on February 2, 2012. The series is based on David J. Rosen's 2007 novel ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: looking for sex, adolescence vs adulthood, city life, love and romance, twentysomething life, friends, youth, urban, lifestyle, friendship, young adult, sex
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Polseres vermelles (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Story: Polseres vermelles and Pulseras Rojas in Spanish, is a Catalan television show. The first season aired on TV3 in 2011, with a second season planned for 2013. The show was created by Albert Espinosa and draws on his childhood experiences as a ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, serious ...
Plot: fighting illness, overcoming, friendship, everyday life, youth, teenage life, doctors and patients, terminal illness, optimism, patient, life changing experience, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
White as Milk, Red as Blood (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Leo falls in love with Beatrice, a slightly older high-school student who has leukemia.
Style: psychological, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, coming of age, social relations, power relations, friends, teachers and students, love and romance, teenage love, high school life, mentally unstable, teenage life, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Awkward. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: An irreverent look at the conflict, chaos and humor that defines teenage life through the eyes of 15-year-old Jenna Hamilton whose life begins to change when a simple accident becomes an epic misunderstanding and is blown way out of proportion. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, not serious, ironic
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, teenage life, teenage love, loser, friends, self esteem, classmates, high school life, student, popularity, social climbing, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.0
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Cougars Inc. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When Sam learns his mother cannot afford to send him to another school after he is kicked out, he and his friends start their own escort service for mature women to pay for his tuition.
Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, sexual, touching ...
Plot: escort service, coming of age, housewife, boarding school, friendship, dominatrix, teenage girl, infidelity, beating, private school, prostitute, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 1K
Breaker High (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Breaker High is a Canadian teen comedy-drama series that ran from 1997 to 1998, airing on YTV in Canada and on UPN in the United States.
Style: realistic, sincere, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: ship, cruise, high school, youth, friends, couples, first sex, teenage life, friendship, coming of age, childhood sweetheart, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.9
 752
SLiDE (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The exploits of five 17-year-olds smashing their way into adulthood.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, neighbor, teenage love, love and romance, friends, jealousy, virginity, coming of age, friendship, teenage life, geek, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Funeral Kings (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's always a good day for a funeral at St. Mark's Middle School. Andy and Charlie, two altar servers, don't just get to miss class anytime a parishioner kicks the bucket, they cut out early and play hooky as soon as the service is ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: drugs/alcohol, youth, teenage life, buddies, friends, group of friends, coming of age, altar boy, male friendship, best friends, friendship between boys, drinking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 486
Less Than Kind (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Less Than Kind is a Canadian television comedy-drama series that stars Jesse Camacho as Sheldon Blecher, a teenager growing up in a loving but dysfunctional Jewish family in Winnipeg. The show's cast also includes Maury Chaykin and Wendel ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, sincere, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: dysfunctional family, sitcom, self destructing, social relations, unsupportive parent, family relations, instructor, youth, misfit, society, family business, comedy of errors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.2
 531
City Guys (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: City Guys is a United States television sitcom that aired from September 1997 to December 2001 on NBC. It lasted five seasons, and ended its run around the time of the dissolution of TNBC.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: teen drama
Plot: high school, friendship, lifestyle, urban, friends, city life, teenage life, youth, sitcom, teenager, high school student, city ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 678
East Los High (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
Story: East Los High is not your typical high school. Dance, sex, romance, and mystery are at the heart of this inner city school in East LA where two teenage cousins—Jessie, a 16-year-old virgin and Maya, a troubled runaway with a violent past —fall ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, youth, coming of age, teenage life, dishonesty, high school, infidelity, vengeance, urban, high school life, friends, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%