Movies like Up the Creek

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Up the Creek (1984)
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Up the Creek (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bob McGraw is in his 12th year of college, goofing his way through life. Bob, Irwing, Gonzer and Max are the four losers forced and bribed to represent their university in an intercollegiate raft race. Forced and bribed into this role, they make some friends, the lovely Heather Merriweather, but mostly enemies, among others a whole team of marines, and preppy IVY-leaguers determined to win.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, gag humor, cult film, sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: college, race, boat chase, cheerleader, drinking alcohol, drinking, youth, military school, raft, militant, friendship, friends, contests and competitions, partners, ambition, lifestyle, campus, buddies, college life, escapades, disorder, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, profanity, silly humor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and sex comedy films with plots about friends, buddies, disorder, youth, college, lifestyle and college life mostly in Comedy and Sport genres. Some movies like Up the Creek: Alpha House (2014), Revenge of the Nerds (1984), H.O.T.S. (1979), Mardi Gras: Spring Break (2011), Fraternity House (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Alpha House (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When two freshmen pledges are accepted into the biggest party frat on campus, they think they have it all. That is, until the assistant dean forces the Alphas to share their house with a sorority or face expulsion from school. Not wanting to see ...
Style: teen sex comedy, humorous, not serious, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sorority, battle of the sexes, college, buddies, college life, disorder, friends, social relations, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief), fraternity, seduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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100%
Revenge of the Nerds (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At Adams College, the jocks rule the school from their house on high, the Alpha Beta fraternity. So when a group of socially-challenged misfits try to go Greek, they're instantly rejected by every house on campus. Deciding to start their own ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: prank, college, student life, teenage life, friends, disorder, rivalry, youth, misfit, chase, nerds, underdog ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
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100%
 4.5
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H.O.T.S. (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Four girls spurned by the popular Sorority on campus decide to start their own and steal all the men on campus away from the house that rejected them.
Style: sex comedy, sexy, erotic, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college, nudity (topless - notable), university, sorority, rivalry, dormitory, high school, animal life, school, teachers and students, sexual relations, high school life ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, looking for sex, spring break, teenage life, buddies, youth, disorder, lifestyle, campus, college life, seduction, mardi gras ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Fraternity House (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Fraternity House is a 24 hour look inside fraternity life. Set on the last day of the school year graduating seniors Jake and Evan have one day to figure out how to stay on campus for a fifth year. With the help of 8th year senior and fraternity ...
Style: humorous, sexy, not serious, realistic, sex comedy
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), coming of age, youth, friends, power relations, campus, disorder, teaching the ways of the world, college life, sexual relations, college, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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51%
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21 & Over (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brilliant student Jeff Chang has the most important interview of his life tomorrow. But today is still his birthday, what starts off as a casual celebration with friends evolves into a night of debauchery that risks to derail his life plan.
Style: humorous, not serious, ridiculous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: friends, college, young people, youth, drugs/alcohol, college life, nothing goes right, birthday, buddies, plan gone awry, profanity, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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48%
 1.8
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Pledge This! (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: At popular South Beach University, filthy rich super-snob Victoria English is the absolute queen of leading Greek student club, Sigma Sigma. In order to achieve her crowning ambition, winning FHM Magazine's annual best sorority, she must ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, witty, sexual ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: sorority, college, university, leadership, friendship, college life, fish out of water, teenage love, love and romance, buddies, partners, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, florida, miami, usa, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Midnight Madness (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A genius grad student organizes an all-night treasure hunt in which five rival teams composed of colorful oddballs furiously match wits with one another while trying to locate and decipher various cryptic clues planted ingeniously around Los Angeles.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, cult film ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: college, rivalry, scavenger hunt, quest, adventure, school, disorder, on the road, college life, teenage life, friendship, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 8.3
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Dorm Life (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slacker, friends, college life, social relations, disorder, campus, buddies, youth, student life, dormitory, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Kicking the Dog (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Twelve friends spend one last great summer together, partying and reminiscing, ultimately realizing they will soon go their separate ways in life
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: college, friendship, dog, teenage life, youth, lifestyle, partners, buddies, party, friends, coming of age, nightlife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
 2K
Noobz (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four friends hit the road to LA to compete in the Cyberbowl Video Game Championship, but will they be able to compete with the worst hangovers of their lives?
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: obsessive quest, computers and web, buddies, on the road, contests and competitions, rivalry, adventure, misfit partners, friends, video game, gamer, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Porky's Revenge (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As graduation nears for the class of 1955 at Angel Beach High, the gang once again faces off against their old enemy, Porky, who wants them to throw the school's championship basketball game since he has bet on the opposing team.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cult film, teen sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, teenager, school, student, buddies, gang, prank, underdog, ambition, disorder, friends, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 1950s, 50s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Show Stoppers (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Show Stoppers" is a comedy-drama set in the world of Greek stepping on a historically black university in Virginia "where Greek steppers get as much attention as star athletes."
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, emotional, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, ambition, contests and competitions, hopes, youth, rivalry, destiny, college life, college, sport, betrayal, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.0
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Beach Movie (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Link is torn between the two loves of his life: surfing, and his girlfriend Sunny. He's also got to deal with an angry landlady who's threatening to evict him if he doesn't start paying his rent. When three rich but clueless newcomers ...
Style: realistic, not serious, sexy, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, partners, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, escapades, misfit, buddies, youth, sexual content, silly humor, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
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Campus Man (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Todd Barret is an aspiring businessman. He's got what it takes, but what he doesn't have is enough money to stay in college. So he cooks up a plan to make the first ever all male sports calendar. He eventually convinces Cactus Jack, a very ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, homoerotic
Plot: college, athlete's life, ambition, youth, romance, buddies, power relations, friends, friendship, college life, teenage life, university ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
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Beerfest (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During a trip to Germany to scatter their grandfather's ashes, German-American brothers Todd and Jan discover Beerfest, the secret Olympics of downing stout, and want to enter the contest to defend their family's beer-guzzling honor. Their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: competition, beer, alcohol, championship, ambition, buddies, underdog, rivalry, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, german, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, munich germany, united states, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Heartbreak High (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two long-time rival high school football coaches lead their respective teams into battle for the city football championship. However, before the opening kickoff, various students from each school try to do whatever it takes to throw the opposing ...
Style: humorous, sexy, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: prank, rivalry, disorder, friends, contests and competitions, youth, buddies, ambition, silly humor, sexual content, high school life, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Where the #$&% Is Santa? (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the midst of a trip to Finland to find the perfect Christmas gift for his wife, Missy, skateboarding superstar MTV personality Bam Margera is struck by inspiration to find the elusive Santa clause.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: silly humor, buddies, escapades, friends, disorder, profanity, farce, prank, christmas, santa claus, north pole, trick ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: antarctica, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The members of the Lambda Lambda Lambda fraternity travel to Fort Lauderdale for a fraternity conference. They'll have to beat off the attacks of their rival frat, the Alphas, if they want to maintain their self-respect -- and, of course, if ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: frame up, defector, athlete, nerd, college, vacation, buddies, student life, friendship, looking for sex, teenage life, college life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Milf (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of nerdy college guys who can't seem to connect with girls their own age discover the excitement of hooking up with sexy older women.
Style: teen sex comedy, sexy, not serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older woman younger man sex, milf, buddies, lifestyle, youth, friends, couples, sexual relations, college, student life, gender, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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40%
 7.5
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Animal House (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.
Style: humorous, absurd, witty, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, rivalry, youth, looking for sex, chaos and mayhem, rebelliousness, college freshman, party, sex, probation, college campus, rebellion ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962, 80s ...
Place: pennsylvania
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40%
Everybody Wants Some!! (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A comedy that follows a group of friends as they navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood.
Style: humorous, realistic, talky, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, college life, friendship between men, rivalry, male friendship, sport, social relations, buddies, contests and competitions, ambition, athlete's life, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1980, 70s
Place: usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 218K
Old School (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three friends attempt to recapture their glory days by opening up a fraternity near their alma mater.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, talky, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friendship, party, disorder, college life, lifestyle, youth, student life, adolescence vs adulthood, student, marital problem, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Fraternity Vacation (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A nerd gains the friendship of two of his frat brothers when his dad offers them his condo for the week in Palm Springs, and also offers the fraternity a hot tub and jacuzzi if they can help his son find a girl. They meet two guys from a rival ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sex comedy, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, friendship, loss of virginity, vacation, college life, family relations, animal life, disorder, friends, couples, youth, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: iowa, california, usa, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.6
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College (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A wild weekend is in store for three high school seniors who visit a local college campus as prospective freshmen.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, idiotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: college, fraternity, prank, lifestyle, frat party, drugs/alcohol, teenage life, friendship, nerd, chaos and mayhem, disorder, vomiting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
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Accepted (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A high school slacker who's rejected by every school he applies to opts to create his own institution of higher learning, the South Harmon Institute of Technology, on a rundown piece of property near his hometown.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slacker, college life, student, unconventional method, youth, cons and scams, overnight success, lifestyle, dishonesty, graduation, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, harvard university, yale university, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 831
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, light, captivating, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: youth, boss and employee, farce, sexual relations, silly humor, couples, friends, workplace, lifestyle, pool party, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.9
 3K
Hole in One (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eric, a highly-gifted golfer but radically-undisciplined college undergrad, finds his world drastically altered after losing a golf bet to a pair of sadistic plastic surgeons. Eric's bad-boy attitude lifestyle comes to a screeching halt as he ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, contests and competitions, rivalry, buddies, ambition, youth, golf, golf club, bet, nudity (full frontal - brief), plastic surgeon, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.5
 651
Fast Food (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Auggie wants to make it big and has tried pretty much everything in order to do so. His next idea: turn his cousin's garage into a burger joint. To make it appealing, they develop a very very very special sauce. But beware, the king of fast ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: twentysomething life, workplace situations, adolescence vs adulthood, rivalry, underdog, dishonesty, lifestyle, workplace, buddies, partners, ambition, silly humor ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 5K
Coffee Town (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three thirty-something friends band together when their carefree existence is threatened.
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, light, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: buddies, workplace, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, cafe, workplace situations, rivalry, love and romance, coffee shop, escapades, wannabe, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%