Movies and TV shows like Skam

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Skam (2015)
 8.6
 35K
Skam (2015)
Original name: SKAM
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a young teenager group, born 1999, and a pupil on Hartvig Nissens upper secondary school in Oslo, and her friends and their life, troubles, scandals and every day life. Which of the members represented changes per season.
Style: emotional, dramatic, realistic, sweet, serious, sentimental, uplifting, erotic, queer cinema
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: lgbt, gay, teenage sexuality, friendship, teenage protagonist, teenage boy, teenager, high school student, high school, teenage girl, gay relationship, gay teenager, friendship between girls, teenage sex, high school hunk, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, homosexual, friendship between boys, group of teenagers, interracial relations, teen angst, muslim, parent child relationship, family relations, muslim girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia

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Most similar movies to Skam

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, emotional, queer cinema and captivating films and TV series with plots about teenager, high school, gay, lgbt, friendship, coming of age and teenage life mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Skam: SKAM Italy (2018), Love, Victor (2020), wtFOCK (2018), Skins (2007), Sex Education (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 2K
SKAM Italy (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: An italian version of the acclaimed and innovative Norwegian youth series Skam, which follows a group of teenagers in their everyday life of school, love and leisure time.
Style: emotional, uplifting, realistic, sweet, sentimental
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: gay relationship, high school hunk, teenager, friendship, lgbt, teenage sex, school, gay, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship between girls, teenage protagonist, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 8.2
 3K
Skam France (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Tout juste lycéennes, Emma et ses amies Manon, Daphné, Imane et Alexia vont tenter d’organiser la plus grosse soirée jamais organisée par des secondes. Pour y arriver, il faudra lever des fonds, s’incruster dans des soirées branchées, ...
Style: emotional, sweet, uplifting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: lgbt, gay relationship, high school hunk, love and romance, friendship, gay, high school, friendship between boys, friendship between girls, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teen angst, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 8.0
 18K
Love, Victor (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Victor is a new student at Creekwood High School on his own journey of self-discovery, facing challenges at home, adjusting to a new city, and struggling with his sexual orientation. When it all seems too much, he reaches out to Simon to help him ...
Style: romantic, humorous, captivating, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: gay, lgbt, high school, coming out, gay lead character, gay teenager, closeted gay, friendship, friends, homosexual, gay relationship, homosexuality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 8.3
 800
wtFOCK (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
TV show
Story: The story of Dutch speaking young teenagers and pupils in a high school in Antwerp, and their troubles, scandals and everyday life. Each season is told from a different person's point of view.
Style: uplifting, sweet, emotional, realistic, serious
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: friendship, high school, muslim, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship between girls, gay, teenage boy, teen angst, high school hunk, teenage protagonist, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: belgium, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.2
 85K
Skins (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
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, cynical, sexy, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: friends, friendship, teenage life, underage drinking, youth, high school life, sexual relations, lifestyle, high school, siblings relations, looking for sex, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 8.4
 278K
Sex Education (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: sexy, feel good, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: lgbt, gay, school, teenage sexuality, couples, classmate, sex education, teenage life, teenage sex, love triangle, first sex, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.5
 116K
Love, Simon (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's ...
Style: touching, emotional, sweet, sincere, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: gay, lgbt, lgbt teen, teenager, coming out, high school, homosexuality, gay lead character, gay teenager, love, gay relationship, homosexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Degrassi: Next Class (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Follow a group of high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors from Degrassi Community School, a fictional school in Toronto, Ontario, as they encounter some of the typical issues and challenges common to a teenager's life.
Style: realistic, uplifting, emotional, sentimental, sweet
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, gay relationship, friendship, teenage protagonist, gays and lesbians, rivalry, teenage life, parent child relationship, feud, lesbian, gay lead character, music ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The life of a group of adolescents going through the trials and tribulations of teendom at Degrassi Community School.
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, friendship, teacher, family relations, school, lgbt, lesbian, life is a bitch, teachers and students, teenage love, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
My So-Called Life (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The life of a 15 year-old high school student, whose angst-ridden journey through adolescence, friendship, parents, and life teaches her what it means to grow up.
Style: sincere, sentimental, serious, emotional, talky ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, female protagonist, teenage daughter, coming of age, first love, teenage girl, high school hunk, girl next door, friendship, gay teenager, adolescence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 175K
Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, ...
Style: romantic, witty, stylized, talky, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, popularity, gossip and rumors, friends, teenage love, high school life, lifestyle, youth, love triangle, adolescence, betrayal, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.7
 52K
Heartstopper (2022)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Charlie, a highly strung, openly gay over-thinker, and Nick, a cheerful soft-hearted rugby player, meet at a British all-boys grammar school. Friendship blooms quickly, but could there be something more...? Based on Alice Oseman's bestselling ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, queer cinema
Audience: chick flick, teen drama
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay relationship, lgbtq, coming out, gay lead character, gay teenager, lgbt teen, gay couple, boyfriend, gay interest, teenage boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
 45K
90210 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, humorous ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, rich kid, teenage life, teenager, high school hunk, family relations, teen romance, friends, teenage love, social relations, siblings relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: beverly hills, california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 292K
13 Reasons Why (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After a teenage girl's perplexing suicide, a classmate receives a series of tapes that unravel the mystery of her tragic choice.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, emotional, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, suicide, guilt, depression, loss of friend, human relationship, death of daughter, classmate classmate relationship, suicidal, teenage girl, loss of daughter, teenage boy ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.5
 21K
Queer as Folk (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Brash humor and genuine emotion make up this original series revolving around the lives, loves, ambitions, careers and friendships of a group of gay men and women living on Liberty Avenue in contemporary Pittsburgh, PA. The show offers an ...
Style: sexual, emotional, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, lgbt, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, homosexual, gay relationship, gay love, friendship, lesbian, coming out, lifestyle, age difference ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Summer I Turned Pretty (2022)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Every summer, Belly and her family head to the Fishers’ beach house in Cousins. Every summer is the same ... until Belly turns sixteen. Relationships will be tested, painful truths will be revealed, and Belly will be forever changed. It’s a ...
Style: disturbing, entertaining, psychological, romantic, captivating
Audience: teen drama
Plot: teen romance, teenage girl, teenager, love triangle, female protagonist, teenage protagonist, love, fall in love, forbidden love, romantic triangle, star crossed lovers, lifestyle change ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.5
 18K
Please Like Me (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: After breaking up with his girlfriend, Josh comes to the realization that he is homosexual. With the support of his now ex girlfriend Claire, and his best friend and house mate Tom, Josh must help his mother with her battle with depression and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sincere, sitcom ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: gay, friendship, coming out, roommate, suicide attempt, sexuality, depression, gay relationship, lgbt, homosexual, lgbtq, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 8.0
 28K
The Fosters (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Stef Foster, a dedicated police officer, and her partner Lena Adams, a school vice principal, have built a close-knit, loving family with Stef's biological son from a previous marriage, Brandon, and their adopted twins, Mariana and Jesus. Their ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, melancholic, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, adoption, foster home, foster child, teenage life, gays and lesbians, troubled teen, adolescence, lesbian mother, supportive parent, gay, step siblings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san diego california, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.3
 2K
Eagles (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Sweden
TV show
Story: Eagles revolves around a few teenagers living in the Swedish ice hockey town Oskarshamn while experiencing friendship, love, and rivalry on the ice.
Style: sentimental, romantic, touching, sincere, light ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: ice hockey, high school, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, teenager, family relations, sport team, athlete's life, sport, teenage protagonist, teenage boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Best Friend (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lorenzo is a teenager who lives in Patagonia. One day his family receives in his house to Caíto, the son of some friends who are going through a serious family situation and can not take care of him. He is a complicated kid and has difficulty ...
Style: romantic, semi serious, sexy, tragicomedy, enigmatic ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, teenager, gay teenager, nature, teenage protagonist, family life, acceptance, teen angst, gay love, coming of age, boy ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Greg is coasting through senior year of high school as anonymously as possible, avoiding social interactions like the plague while secretly making spirited, bizarre films with Earl, his only friend. But both his anonymity and friendship threaten to ...
Style: touching, emotional, depressing, sad, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, friendship, adolescence, teenager, cancer, dying, terminal illness, coming of age, friends, school, leukemia, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 56K
After (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman falls for a guy with a dark secret and the two embark on a rocky relationship.
Style: sexy, romantic, emotional, light, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: love, opposites attract, teenager, teen romance, fall in love, college, teenage love, youth, teenage boy, high school hunk, couples, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, realistic, emotional, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage pregnancy, teenager, high school, teenage life, high school hunk, family relations, teenage boy, parents and children, youth, step siblings, cheerleader, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 145K
Riverdale (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the present, the series offers a bold, subversive take on Archie, Betty, Veronica and their friends, exploring the surreality of small-town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale’s wholesome facade.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, biting, exciting ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, murder, investigation, small town, teenager, friendship, youth, school, teenage life, friends, love and romance, family secret ...
Time: 2020s, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
A Walk to Remember (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When the popular, restless Landon Carter is forced to participate in the school drama production he falls in love with Jamie Sullivan, the daughter of the town's minister. Jamie has a "to-do" list for her life and also a very big ...
Style: touching, romantic, inspirational, sad, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids ...
Plot: romance, teenager, opposites attract, terminal illness, love story, cancer, love and romance, first love, true love, fall in love, teenage love, high school ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, which follows 15-year-old freshman Charlie, an endearing and naive outsider who is taken under the wings of two seniors. A moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope - and the ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, emotional, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, high school, teenager, friendship, first love, adolescence, youth, teenage girl, shyness, high school life, suicide, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, year 1991, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Carrie Diaries (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Before she was a fashion icon, before her column in the New York Star, before Mr. Big, Carrie Bradshaw was an innocent 16-year-old girl living in suburban Connecticut.
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, humorous, erotic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: high school, youth, high school life, teenage girl, prom, friends, teenage life, boyfriend, first sex, first love, teenage boy, high school hunk ...
Time: 20th century, year 1984, 80s
Place: new york, connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 4K
Hollyoaks (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The daily soap that follows the loves, lives and misdemeanours of a group of people living in the Chester village of Hollyoaks where anything could, and frequently does, happen...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, captivating, emotional
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: family relations, teenage love, love and romance, youth, family problems, college life, teenage life, college, couple relations, adolescence vs adulthood, student life, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 15K
Faking It (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A romantic comedy about two best friends who love each other -- in slightly different ways. After numerous failed attempts to become popular, the girls are mistakenly outed as lesbians, which launches them to instant celebrity status. Seduced by ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sitcom, light, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, high school life, high school, youth, popularity, teenage life, lesbian relationship, best friends, friends, gossip and rumors, shyness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Beverly Hills, 90210 followed the lives of a group of teenagers living in the upscale, star-studded community of Beverly Hills, California and attending the fictitious West Beverly Hills High School and, subsequently, the fictitious California ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, realistic, serious, uplifting ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, teenage love, friendship, teenage life, first sex, social issues, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, up and down relationship, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 90s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%