Movies like Barking at the Stars

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Barking at the Stars (1998)
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Barking at the Stars (1998)
Original name: Лајање на звезде
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Comedy about teachers and students at a high school in a small provincial town. Mihailo tries to win the heart of a girl his brother is also chasing.
Style: teen comedy
Plot: teacher, love, teenager, teenage love, boxer, train, boss, high school, brother vs brother, french teacher, student, barking
Time: 60s, 1960s

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Most similar movies to Barking at the Stars

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and light films with plots about high school, teacher, teenager, love, school, teenage love and teenage life mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Barking at the Stars: Professor Albeit (1998), A School Trip (1983), Tit for Tat (1978), He's All That (2021), Date with Love (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Professor Albeit (1998)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 85 min.
Story: High school teacher falls in love with his "best" female student.
Plot: teacher, love, mother, teenage girl, high school, high school student, high school teacher, age difference, teacher student relationship, school trip, director, cashier ...
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A School Trip (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Italy, 1914. Two teachers take their pupils for a school outing from Bologna to Florence.
Plot: teenage boy, high school student, travel, mountain, teenage girl, high school, teenager, college, teacher, love, student
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Tit for Tat (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Professor Herceg struggling with difficulties, it is not easy to determine how students conveyed knowledge, and even harder to avoid the hatred of the disciples, and sympathy for the students. Arrival of television in school, a poll about the new ...
Plot: high school, boss, parents, teacher, student, photographer, school, high school teacher, teenage girl, teenage boy, female nudity, false accusation ...
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He's All That (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: To get revenge on her ex-boyfriend, an influencer attempts to transform an unpopular classmate into prom king.
Style: humorous, satirical, sincere, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: prom, high school, female protagonist, teenage protagonist, teenager, love, friend, makeover, father daughter relationship, teenage love, changing lives, adolescence ...
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Date with Love (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a boy’s video to a female star goes viral, it scores him a date with his celebrity crush to the prom. Complications arise when the famous starlet falls for the boy’s small-town teacher.
Style: touching, light, feel good, romantic, sentimental ...
Plot: prom, teacher, small town, actress, high school, high school prom, english teacher, plagiarism, love and romance, romancing partners, celebrity culture, lifestyle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.3
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Beloved Love (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trajković family are bridge builders. Being forced to move every once in a while, the bridges are everything but pleasant thing for 17 year old Budimir, who is unable to make any permanent love relationship. In their last attempt to settle down in ...
Plot: teenage love, sexual intercourse, teen romance, nerd, skyscraper, coming of age, parents, love, airplane, elevator, teenager, aunt ...
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At Cafe 6 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After her car breaks down on a rainy night, Miss Liang enters a nearby coffee shop called Cafe 6. The owner of the shop finds out that Miss Liang has just gotten into a fight with her boyfriend who is currently overseas, so to kill time, he shares a ...
Style: heartbreaking, disturbing, psychological, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, college, high school, student, teacher, jealousy, single mother, terminal illness, chinese, death of mother, mother son relationship ...
Time: 90s, year 1995, year 1996
Place: taiwan, taipei
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50%
The Kissing Booth 2 (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Following the love adventures of Elle, Noah, and Lee.
Style: romantic, sweet, light, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: high school hunk, teenage love, opposites attract, male female friendship, friendship between teens, love, love and romance, first love, brother brother relationship, secret, long distance relationship, forbidden love ...
Time: 2020s
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Clueless (1995)
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Duration: 97 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, witty, touching, not serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: high school, opposites attract, popularity, fashion, teen romance, teenage life, couples, youth, love and romance, teenage love, popular girl, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california
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Sixteen Candles (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenage girls deals with her parents forgetting her birthday and a crush on her high school's heartthrob.
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, sentimental, sweet ...
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: illinois, usa, california
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48%
Palomita blanca (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Chile
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A young working class girl falls in love with an upper class boy who is part of the plot to assassinate General Schneider, head of the Chilean Army.
Plot: teacher, class struggle, naivete, godmother, national identity, school teacher, mansion, music festival, coming of age, skinny dipping, absurdism, teenage girl ...
Time: year 1970
Place: chile
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48%
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Election (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school teacher's personal life becomes complicated as he works with students during the school elections.
Style: cynical, witty, humorous, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jealousy, teacher, satire, high school, election, infidelity, teachers and students, teenage life, lifestyle, society, campaign, loner ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Frida - Straight from the Heart (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Frida, aged 13, has discovered a book by psychoanalyst Erich Fromm called "The art of loving". Using it as a reference she sets out to better the love lives of her family and friends. But love works in mysterious ways...
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The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, youth, teenage life, teenager, high school life, high school student, adolescence, friends, popularity, stereotypes, friendship, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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French for Beginners (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Henrik, who takes part in a student exchange program with France. The only reason for this journey is to conquer the heart of his dream girl. Wild Partys, exciting trips, a crazy host family and of course his trouble with the French ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
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Summer School (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A high-school gym teacher has big plans for the summer, but is forced to cancel them to teach a "bonehead" English class for misfit goof-off students. Fortunately, his unconventional brand of teaching fun field trips begins to connect with ...
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Place: california, hawaii
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41%
Don't Laugh at My Romance (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
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39%
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Duration: 117 min.
Story: New student Acha falls for Iqbal, a high-achieving student who's torn between love and family pressure.
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Style: teen comedy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
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35%
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Duration: 96 min.
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Style: touching, light, sentimental, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Fixing Pete (2011)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Suck Me Shakespeer 3 (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
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34%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Come ogni 14enne Carolina, detta Caro,è impegnata a districarsi tra la scuola, gli amici e il rapporto spesso conflittuale con i genitori, si trova improvvisamente alle prese con i turbamenti legati al primo amore che ha il nome e il volto di ...
Style: romantic, feel good, sweet, touching, scenic
Audience: teens, teen drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Love at First Hiccup (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high school romantic comedy about freshman Victor who has contracted a case of Anya-itis, (acute and incurable love passion for high school senior Anja.) And why shouldn't he?
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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P.R.O.F.S. (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A clique of four young teachers at a high school looks critically at their colleagues. To avoid falling in the same routine, they bring new ideas into the school lessons and play little games and pranks in their spare time -- sometimes get even more ...
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Schools Out (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: June 1990, a large provincial town. It's the last day of class before the baccalaureate: a small group of graduates happily leaves high school - In the ambient euphoria, Lucas empties his bag: without mince words, he says out loud to his ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: teachers and students, love affair, teenage life, lifestyle, love and romance, coming of age, romance, youth, college, vengeance, high school, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Joy of Sex (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Teenager Leslie Hindenberg, mistakenly believing she has just weeks to live, decides she will lose her virginity before she dies.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loss of virginity, high school, looking for sex, teenage love, teenage life, youth, disorder, couples, power relations, sexual relations, high school life, wooing ...
Time: 80s
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30%