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Hamlet 2 (2008)
 6.4
 16K
Hamlet 2 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: From the same people that brought you "Little Miss Sunshine," Hamlet 2 is the story of Dana Marschz, a high school drama teacher facing the cancellation of his program. A spoof on the typical story of bringing inner city and privileged youth together to succeed, this offbeat comedy contains a hilarious musical finale.
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, biting, realistic, not serious, satirical, funny, sexy, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teacher, youth, rock, misfit, teachers and students, student life, human spirit, hopes, high school life, society, social misfits, cultural icon, drugs/alcohol, rehearsal, district attorney, power relations, politically correct, music teacher, theatre milieu, sweat, latinx lead, parody, male nudity, censorship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, manhattan new york city, tucson arizona, san diego california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, witty and clever films with plots about youth, mentor, high school, catastrophe, dialogue, storytelling and runaway mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like Hamlet 2: School of Rock (2003), Band Camp (2005), Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979), The Rocker (2008), Mean Girls 2 (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
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School of Rock (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Fired from his band and hard up for cash, guitarist and vocalist Dewey Finn finagles his way into a job as a fifth-grade substitute teacher at a private school, where he secretly begins teaching his students the finer points of rock 'n' ...
Style: humorous, inspirational, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, kids
Plot: music band, teacher, teachers and students, musician, youth, rock band, music, idealism, ambition, rock, school, rock musician ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
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100%
 5.1
 63K
Band Camp (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The original American Pie characters have moved on, except for Sherman and Jim Levenstein's still understanding dad. Steve Stifler's little brother Matt wants to join his brother's business (the hit it big Girls Gone Wild) and after ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camp, prank, summer camp, hidden camera, looking for sex, social relations, teenage life, couples, buddies, fish out of water, youth, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of rock-music-loving students, with the help of the Ramones, take over their school to combat its newly installed oppressive administration.
Style: humorous, offbeat, feel good, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, high school life, high school, rebellion, camp, rock, music, youth, culture clash, college life, college, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 35K
The Rocker (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Rob "Fish" Fishman is the drummer in '80s hair metal band Vesuvius. He's unceremoniously booted as the group signs a big record deal, is out of the music world for 20 years - and then receives a second chance with his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heavy metal, rock, music, youth, music band, teenage life, musician's life, desire for fame, ambition, drums, drummer, groupie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 4.2
 19K
Mean Girls 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story revolves around a new high school student, Jo (Meaghan Martin) , who agrees to befriend an outcast, Abby (Jennifer Stone), at the urging of Abby's wealthy father in exchange for paying all of Jo's costs for the college of her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school life, friends, teenage life, misfit, teachers and students, social misfits, high school, high school hunk, best friends, youth, lifestyle, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Detroit Rock City (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1978, a Kiss concert was an epoch-making event. For the three teen fans in Detroit Rock City getting tickets to the sold-out show becomes the focal point of their existence. They'll do anything for tickets -- compete in a strip club's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, road movie, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: virginity, youth, family relations, love and romance, teenager, friendship, catholic church, rock band, concert, road trip, runaway, stereotypes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: detroit, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Strangers with Candy (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A prequel to the critically acclaimed series featuring Jerri Blank, a 46 year-old ex-junkie, ex-con who returns to high school in a bid to start her life over.
Style: dark humor, humorous, offbeat, realistic, biting ...
Plot: prostitute, high school, addiction, gays and lesbians, disorder, starting over, high school life, gender, fish out of water, love triangle, sexual relations, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Happy Endings (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: An ensemble cast telling 10 stories with intertwining characters. One story is about a father and son who are dating the same woman . Another features a woman who long ago gave her baby up for adoption but is now being blackmailed by a documentary ...
Style: clever, talky, sentimental, realistic, biting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adoption, unwanted pregnancy, sex, infidelity, teenager, filmmaker, gays and lesbians, dysfunctional family, sexual relations, couple relations, love and romance, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1983
Place: phoenix arizona, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Suck Me Shakespeer (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A comedy that follows an ex-con who lands a position at a school that sits over the spot where money from one of his earlier robberies was stashed.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: high school life, teacher, teachers and students, fish out of water, school, high school, stripper, cons and scams, robbery, dishonesty, crimes, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 18th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 6K
Expelled (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Felix (Cameron Dallas) is a legendary prankster who gets expelled from his high school and, with his friend’s help, stops at nothing to hide it from his parents.
Style: cynical, witty, realistic, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, high school life, friends, youth, teenage life, coming of age, power relations, student, prankster, social relations, siblings relations, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 210K
Role Models (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two salesmen trash a company truck on an energy drink-fueled bender. Upon their arrest, the court gives them a choice: do hard time or spend 150 service hours with a mentorship program. After one day with the kids, however, jail doesn't look ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friends, mentor, friendship, high school, marijuana, party, camping, community service, big brother, womanizer, dimwit, geek ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Dazed and Confused (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of Texas teens on their last day of school in 1976, centering on student Randall Floyd, who moves easily among stoners, jocks and geeks. Floyd is a star athlete, but he also likes smoking weed, which presents a conundrum ...
Style: talky, semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, teenager, adolescence, high school, friendship, teacher, adolescence vs adulthood, party, coming-of-age, small town, graduation, americana ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976, 80s
Place: texas, usa, austin texas, california, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 297K
Mean Girls (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, fish out of water, popularity, teenager, rivalry, manipulation, stereotypes, betrayal, student, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, africa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Adventures of Power (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In his quest to become the world's greatest air-drummer, a small-town dreamer must overcome obstacles and ridicule to save the day.
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, realistic
Plot: youth, parents and children, family relations, music, contests and competitions, follow your dream, hopes, misfit, punk, artists and showbiz, social misfits, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, mine, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Pump Up the Volume (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mark Hunter is an intelligent but shy teenager who has just moved to suburban Arizona from New York. Unbeknownst to his parents and peers, at 10pm each school night Mark takes to the shortwave radio in his basement and transforms into pirate DJ ...
Style: realistic, witty, serious, gloomy, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, kids
Plot: radio, rebellion, teenager, high school, suicide, misfit, radio dj, anti conformity, confession, repression, freedom, rock ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Kids in America (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Inspired by real events, this ribald comedy pits an unlikely gang of students against their principal after she bars safe-sex activities on campus. Protesting Principal Weller's muzzling of free speech, the teens stage a bold and hilarious ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: rebellion, high school, cheerleader, safe sex, administration, sexual relations, power relations, idealism, friendship, school, youth, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.2
 534
Fat Girls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Fat Girls is an original off-beat comedy feature. It focuses on Rodney Miller, not your typical Texas high school student...he is a theater lover and his ultimate dream is to be on Broadway. Awkward and shy, he doesn't have many people to talk ...
Style: sexual, realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, small town, friendship, coming of age, high school, looking for sex, teachers and students, love and romance, gays and lesbians, family relations, misfit, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Geography Club (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At Goodkind High School, a group of students of varying sexual orientation form an after-school club a as a discrete way to share their feelings and experiences.
Style: realistic, touching, witty, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, friendship, teenage sexuality, sexual orientation, sexual identity, closeted homosexual, gay, gays and lesbians, youth, teenage life, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school dance, misfit, underdog, small town, high school, friendship, photographer, rejection, loser, election, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: idaho, usa, mexico, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Not Another Teen Movie (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a bet, a gridiron hero at John Hughes High School sets out to turn a bespectacled plain Jane into a beautiful and popular prom queen in this outrageous send-up of the teen movie genre.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, high school, prom, cheerleading, teenage love, opposites attract, couple relations, teenager, strong sexual content, stupidity, stereotypes, teen sex comedy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Wayne's World 2 (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A message from Jim Morrison in a dream prompts cable access TV stars Wayne and Garth to put on a rock concert, "Waynestock," with Aerosmith as headliners. But amid the preparations, Wayne frets that a record producer is putting the moves ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: rock, friendship, concert, friends, media, partners, disorder, fall in love, buddies, adult virgin, femme fatale, performance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 32K
The New Guy (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy high school senior Dizzy Harrison has finally gotten lucky -- after purposely getting expelled, he takes lessons in 'badass cool' from a convict and enrolls at a new school. But can he keep up the ruse?
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, teenage love, starting over, goofy hero, high school life, high school, cheerleading, misfit, buddies, romance, teenager, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Mac & Devin Go to High School (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A comedy that follows two high school students -- one overachiever struggling to write his valedictorian speech, the other a senior now going on his 15th year of school.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, social relations, high school, high school life, drug dealing, youth, teachers and students, drugs/alcohol, friends, power relations, fall in love, disorder
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Porky's II: The Next Day (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the students of Angel Beach High decide to stage "An Evening With Shakespeare," their efforts are threatened by Miss Balbricker, who views the works of Shakespeare as obscene. She enlists the help of Reverend Bubba Flavel, a religious ...
Style: humorous, sexual, offbeat, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: high school, school, racism, prank, religious fanatic, teaching, teenager, teenage love, society, high school life, rebelliousness, youth ...
Time: 80s, 1950s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.4
 12K
House Party (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Young Kid has been invited to a party at his friend Play's house. But after a fight at school, Kid's father grounds him. None the less, Kid sneaks out when his father falls asleep. But Kid doesn't know that three of the thugs at ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hip hop, school, high school, coming of age, party, when the parents are away, goofy hero, parents and children, teenage love, rivalry, family relations, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 9K
Bamboozled (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: TV producer Pierre Delacroix (Damon Wayans) becomes frustrated when network brass reject his sitcom idea. Hoping to get fired, Delacroix pitches the worst idea he can think of: a minstrel show. The network not only airs it, but it incredibly becomes ...
Style: realistic, biting, semi serious, thought provoking, witty ...
Plot: racism, tv show, society, rise and fall, showbiz, writer's life, overnight success, media satire, artists and showbiz, hip hop, television, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, africa, harlem manhattan new york city, iowa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 17K
Dick (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Comedy about two high school girls who wander off during a class trip to the White House and meet President Richard Nixon. They become the official dog walkers for Nixon's dog Checkers, and become his secret advisors during the Watergate ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, high school, friendship, white house, vietnam war, political corruption, whistleblower, political conspiracy, farce, fighting the system, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.3
 24K
A Mighty Wind (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In "A Mighty Wind", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from "Best In Show" and "Waiting for Guffman" to tell tell the story of 60's-era folk musicians, who inspired by the death of their former manager, ...
Style: humorous, clever, witty, touching, realistic ...
Plot: reunion, mental illness, singer, musician, folk singer, music, buddies, lovers, folk, musician's life, partners, old friend ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 1960s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Deloris Van Cartier is again asked to don the nun's habit to help a run-down Catholic school, presided over by Mother Superior. And if trying to reach out to a class full of uninterested students wasn't bad enough, the sisters discover ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: hip hop, ambition, underdog, misfit, convent, nun, catholic school, mother superior, singing, high school life, music, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
For Your Consideration (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three actors learn that their respective performances in the film "Home for Purim," a drama set in the mid-1940s American South, are generating award-season buzz.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, offbeat, not serious ...
Plot: thanksgiving, filmmaking, hollywood, obsession, rising to stardom, celebrity culture, loud, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, showbiz, actor's life, agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%