Movies like Herpes Boy

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Herpes Boy (2009)
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Herpes Boy (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A social outcast with a facial birthmark finds his world flipped upside down after he posts videos of his quirky life onto the Internet and becomes an unwilling cyber-celebrity.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, entertaining, realistic, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: overnight success, misfit, ambition, youth, family relations, suburbs, celebrity culture, computers and web, dull life, internet, dysfunctional family, teenage life, lifestyle, physical appearance, eccentric family, unfulfillment, rising to stardom, dog, viral video, internet video, birthmark, webcam, camera, video camera
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, light and feel good films with plots about youth, disorder, friends, family relations, lifestyle, teenage life and misfit mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Herpes Boy: Authors Anonymous (2014), General Education (2012), The Outcasts (2017), Bagboy (2007), Happy Birthday, Harris Malden (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Authors Anonymous (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a dysfunctional group of unpublished writers accept Hannah into their fold, the last thing they expect is her overnight success. Can these lovable misfits achieve their artistic dreams and avoid killing one another in the process?
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: overnight success, rivalry, writer's life, follow your dream, misfit, ambition, couples, friendship, blind ambition, uninhibited rivalry, artists and showbiz, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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General Education (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Levi Collins is set to go to the local University on a tennis scholarship, but he forgot to tell his parents one thing - he didn't graduate. As a result, he must take summer school before his mom and dad discover he's failed senior ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, summer school, teenage love, high school life, youth, tennis, social relations, parents and children, college, ambition, fall in love, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Outcasts (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: best friends, youth, rivalry, misfit, society, teenage life, high school, vengeance, disorder, coming of age, prank, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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74%
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Bagboy (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenager enters the competitive world of grocery store bagging.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: rivalry, rise to the top, family relations, teenage life, youth, ambition, competition, fired from the job, escapades, friendship, paparazzi, jungle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Happy Birthday, Harris Malden (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Harris Malden wears his insecurity on his face in a curious disguise for everyone to see. No one in the neighborhood, not even his best friend Paul or his brother Melvin, has the heart to tell him how ridiculous he looks with the thick black line ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: birthday, friendship, family relations, friends, society, lifestyle, physical appearance, misfit, party, couples, love, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
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Punching the Clown (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A satirical songwriter comes to Los Angeles and puts his life's work in jeopardy.
Style: humorous, satirical, captivating, entertaining, sincere ...
Plot: showbiz, mistaken identity, media, rising to stardom, ambition, musician's life, overnight success, farce, down on your luck, change of luck, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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69%
The Secret Lives of Dorks (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In The Secret Lives of Dorks, Payton (Gaelan Connell) is a pathetic dork, a comic book geek whose high school career is one hopeless faux pas after another. Yet he's a dreamer and madly in love with the head cheerleader Carrie (Riley Voelkel), ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: romance, high school, win over, wooing, youth, nothing goes right, misfit, disorder, social relations, social misfits, high school life, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Cleaver Family Reunion (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Members of a dysfunctional family settle their differences after a series of misadventures during their summer reunion
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, nothing goes right, family problems, disorder, family gatherings, family relations, silly humor, black cast, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Cult of Sincerity (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A New York hipster sets out on a a quest to create the most sincere T-shirt ever.
Style: semi serious, realistic, talky, cynical, witty ...
Plot: society, self discovery, friendship, friends, ambition, lifestyle, youth, dull life, unfulfillment, hopes, twentysomething life, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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59%
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Closing Escrow (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three quirky families seeking to buy their next home collide when trying to purchase the same property. The bidding war tests the limits of their marriages and the resolve of their agents.
Style: humorous, cynical, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, eccentric family, family relations, social relations, ambition, satire, real estate, couples, marriage, contests and competitions, unplanned pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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A Beer Tale (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A coming of age romantic comedy centered around the lives of twin brothers Luke and Corey Frankenstein in the pivotal months following college graduation. Orphaned at the age of five, the brothers inherited their family brewery and were left in the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: coming of age, family business, twins, youth, family relations, love and romance, beer, rivalry, couples, friendship, fall in love, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Bad Parents (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A suburban mom relives her season with the soccer obsessed sports parents whose outrageous "win at all costs" behavior spirals out of control.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: soccer, obsession, eccentric family, family relations, rivalry, parents and children, sport, sport team, youth, fish out of water, underdog, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Rosie O'Donnell: A Heartfelt Stand Up (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Rosie O'Donnell speaks straight from--and to--the heart in this stand-up special that delivers hilarious anecdotes about her family and details about the heart attack that changed her life. Other topics include: the headaches and joys of ...
Style: talky, not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, strong female presence, couple relations, gender, gays and lesbians, couples, stand up comedian, humour, stand up special, life, social problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Adventures of Serial Buddies (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gregory is a devout Catholic who wants to kill evil people in order to grant them safe passage to heaven, Gary is an assembly worker at a trophy shop who wants to kill potential trophy winners, Graham is Gary's intern who will do anything to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, misfit partners, escapades, disorder, silly humor, friends, buddies, journey, misfit, partners, serial killer, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Life's a Beach (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Darren gets stood up on the day of his wedding and uses his vacation tickets with his best friend, RJ, to spend his "honeymoon" at a Club Med-style resort.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resort, couples, disorder, friends, fall in love, lifestyle, youth, beach, island, looking for sex, buddies, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Keith Lemon: The Film (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With dreams of becoming a successful entrepreneur just like his beloved Richard Branson, Lemon bids farewell to his hometown of Leeds and heads for the capital. When he becomes an overnight billionaire, it seems everything is going his way, but ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: ambition, overnight success, silly humor, celebrity culture, lifestyle, hopes, blind ambition, rise and fall, invention, delusion, unfulfillment, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, united kingdom
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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: witty, humorous, realistic, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, high school life, coming of age, youth, friends, prankster, siblings relations, disorder, school expulsion, power relations, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Uncle Rafael (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cultures collide when an old Armenian man stars in a new reality show
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: tv show, family relations, family problems, dysfunctional family, culture clash, silly humor, elderly, media, television producer, couples, friendship, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Suburgatory (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Single father George Altman is doing his best to raise his sixteen-year-old daughter Tessa in the big city. When he discovers a box of condoms in her bedroom, though, he decides the time has come to move her to a more wholesome and nurturing ...
Style: not serious, realistic, sitcom, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: suburban life, teenage life, suburbs, neighbor neighbor relationship, youth, parents and children, family relations, everyday life, single parent, fish out of water, social relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Pool Party (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It's your standard guy-fails-bar-exam-loses-girlfriend-works-for-a-lunatic-and-is-stalked-by-a-monkey-clown story ...with a twist.
Style: humorous, sexy, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: boss and employee, youth, silly humor, friends, couples, farce, sexual relations, lifestyle, workplace, rivalry, sexual content, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Holyman Undercover (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Amish man comes to Hollywood to be a missionary, and gets cast as Satan on a nighttime soap opera.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: tv show, hollywood, filmmaking, lifestyle, society, artists and showbiz, ambition, missionary, actor, fish out of water, tv star, fame ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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47%
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Fred (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Story: Fred, a boy with a freakishly high voice, goes on many crazy adventures.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bully, family relations, silly humor, dysfunctional family, family problems, nothing goes right, youth, parents and children, complaint, rabies, disorder, swimming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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We the Party (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, five high-school friends deal with romance, money, prom, college, sex, bullies, Facebook, fitting in, standing out, and finding themselves.
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, dating, prom, teenage love, hip hop, youth, society, lifestyle, coming of age, sexual content, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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46%
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Trailer Park Boys: Live at the North Pole (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bubbles and the other boys get a letter from a TPB fan club president in Minneapolis, Minnesota to do a live show at the State Theatre for Christmas. Ricky goes along with it to make nice with Santa Jesus God after a rough-up the previous year, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: buddies, friends, society, disorder, crimes, misfit, christmas, social misfits, life is a bitch, show
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bikini Spring Break (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of coeds from a small conservative college break out of their shells when their marching band bus breaks down in Fort Lauderdale during Spring Break.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: beach party, youth, nothing goes right, best friends, teenage life, disorder, friends, road trip, bus, female nudity, spring break, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Costa Rican Summer (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A titillating teen comedy, a young surfer and his friends head to Costa Rica to save his beautiful aunt's beach motel, resurrect an old surf champion and find enough waves and women to make for a totally tasty time.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, realistic ...
Plot: lifestyle, friends, youth, beach, teenage life, surfer, sexuality, friendship, couples, looking for sex, hotel, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: costa rica, latin america
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44%
Bro, What Happened? (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Phil and his misfit friends score big when they are invited to the party of the century at Bob's house. Known for throwing the craziest drug, sex and booze filled parties, this was sure to be a night to remember. The only problem is that they ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: memory loss, disorder, buddies, nothing goes right, party, flashback sequence, nudity (full frontal - brief), looking for sex, stoners, friends, race against time, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
House Party: Tonight's the Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pair of high school rappers have two major goals - make music and get hot girls. The best way to get both is to throw the biggest and best house party ever! The night of the party, one of the boys is grounded by his parents, so it's up to his ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, teenage life, youth, buddies, friends, disorder, hip hop, sexual content, silly humor, girl, profanity, drugs/alcohol
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Goats (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Having a self-absorbed New Age mother and an estranged father means 15-year-old Ellis Whitman has grown up relying on an unconventional guardian: a goat-trekking, marijuana-growing sage called Goat Man. So when Ellis decides to leave the alternative ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, light
Plot: family relations, coming of age, boarding school, teenage life, youth, fall in love, parents and children, eccentric family, roommate, divorced parents, boy girl relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mardi Gras: Spring Break (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: For three college guys, it’s senior year and the co-ed experience has left them high and dry. Their solution: A road trip to Mardi Gras, where beautiful babes are happy to lift their shirts and open containers are always welcome. But after ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, looking for sex, spring break, youth, buddies, teenage life, disorder, campus, lifestyle, college life, seduction, mardi gras ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
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