Movies like Story of a Bad Boy

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Story of a Bad Boy (1999)
 5.3
 290
Story of a Bad Boy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 17 year old Pauly is a closeted high school kid who wants it all. His dad wants him to make the track team, his mom wants him to do well in band, and Pauly just wants to get closer to the new student teacher doing the school play.
Plot: teacher student sex, teacher student relationship, high school, school play, in the closet, gay teenager, sex, gay, teacher, friendship, church, homosexual, masturbation, nun, bisexual, exile, teenage boy, kiss, disco, father son relationship, catholic, adolescence, band, bisexuality, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: new york, new jersey

Most similar movies to Story of a Bad Boy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about friendship, high school, gay, coming of age, father son relationship, kiss and teenager mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Story of a Bad Boy: G.B.F. (2013), Edge of Seventeen (1998), Permanent Record (1988), Anderson's Cross (2010), Molly Maxwell (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 11K
G.B.F. (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The bitter fight for supremacy between the three most popular girls at North Gateway High takes an unexpected turn when their classmate, Tanner, is outed and becomes the school’s first openly gay student. The trio races to bag the big trend in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gay, gay teenager, gay lead character, lgbt teen, coming out, high school, friends, friendship, lgbt, teenage life, gays and lesbians, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Edge of Seventeen (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gay teenager finds out who he is and what he wants, who his friends are, and who loves him, in this autobiographical tale set in middle U.S. in the 1980s. Growing up, learning about life, love, sex, friends, and lovers.
Style: realistic, sexual, sexy, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, homosexuality, gay teenager, lgbt teen, gay, gays and lesbians, first gay sexual experience, coming out, lgbt, self discovery, high school, friendship ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: ohio, usa, midwest, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Permanent Record (1988)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: David Sinclair seems to have everything going for him: he's smart, musically talented, and very successful. To top off his senior year in high school, his band is trying to get a recording session. Therefore, David's suicide leaves ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, gloomy, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, coming of age, suicide, grief, school, high school life, social misfits, love and romance, lifestyle, misfit, buddies, youth ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: oregon, portland oregon, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Anderson's Cross (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Nick Anderson, Kevin Daniels, and Tracey Green do everything together. They are the best of friends, and yet they couldn't be more different. Neighbors from adolescence, they finish each other's thoughts and sentences, joys and pains, ...
Style: sincere, serious, captivating, humorous
Plot: coming of age, friendship, college, parent child relationship, haunted by the past, teenage boy, dysfunctional family, first love, teenage girl, secret, bullying, gay teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Molly Maxwell (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At Phoenix Progressive School, students take notes lying on parlor couches and are encouraged to explore their gifts through electives like break-dancing and graphic-novel writing. In the midst of all this liberal pedagogy and budding talent, Molly ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, teacher student sex, older man younger woman relationship, high school, teacher, teachers and students, age difference, impossible love, english teacher, friends, music, female director ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Geography Club (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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: witty, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: gay teenager, closeted homosexual, gay, coming of age, high school, teenage sexuality, friendship, sexual orientation, teenage life, coming out, social misfits, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
 96K
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, romantic, sweet, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: gay, coming out, gay teenager, lgbt, gay lead character, lgbt teen, homosexuality, homosexual, gay relationship, high school, love, gay son ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nick cannot stop obsessing over his ex-girlfriend, Tris, until Tris' friend Norah suddenly shows interest in him at a club. Thus beings an odd night filled with ups and downs as the two keep running into Tris and her new boyfriend while ...
Style: feel good, funny, exciting, sweet, bad taste humour ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, nightlife, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage life, unlikely couple, teenagers, obsessive quest, youth, fall in love, ex couple relations, lifestyle, one night ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 3.6
 133
Paper Boys (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A ragtag bunch of teenage door to door salesmen wreak havoc and spread the news of their coming of age in this summer before they begin their college lives. It centers around Sean, a sexually confused and drug afflicted teen who just can't seem ...
Style: surprise ending, tense, romantic, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: self discovery, dysfunctional marriage, drug abuse, child abuse, fired from the job, drug dealer, closeted homosexual, college, domestic violence, obsession, teenage boy, illegal drugs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 406
True Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Seven short stories about growing up gay in America and searching for true love.
Style: anthology
Plot: gay, gay interest, gay kiss, coming out, kiss, family relations, teenage boy, blackmail, gay teenager, coming of age, closeted homosexual, one night stand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The English Teacher (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Teacher Linda Sinclair (Julianne Moore) balances her staid home life with an incredible passion for her subject, but her routine is forever altered when a former star pupil and his unsupportive father reenter her life. Go-to television director ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspense, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: teacher student sex, teacher student relationship, older woman younger man relationship, high school, older woman younger man sex, female teacher, teachers and students, power relations, failed attempt, workplace, writer's life, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Man Who Loved Yngve (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's November 1989 and the world is changing, so is Jarle who attends Kongsgård HS in Stavanger. He plays the guitar/lead singer in a local radical punkband, got a great girlfriend and has the coolest best friend. But its all about to change ...
Style: sincere, emotional, realistic, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: gay teenager, coming of age, first love, family relations, music band, gays and lesbians, self discovery, teenage love, fall in love, coming out, youth, young lovers ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 2K
Dorian Blues (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dorian realizes he is gay in his final year of high school. He meets another gay youth locally, but remains confused. He starts therapy, then resorts to confession in the Church, and finally comes out to his brother. Dorian then decides to come out ...
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, coming of age, gay teenager, gay, self discovery, teenage life, friendship, introspection, parents and children, youth, father son relationship, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
My Teacher's Wife (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Todd Boomer is a college student aspiring to get into University. His chances are looking poor when his maths teacher, fails him in every maths test. Help arrives in the guise of the gorgeous Vicki, a mathematical genius who decides to tutor Todd. ...
Style: sexual, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teacher student relationship, teacher student sex, older woman younger man relationship, tutor, unlikely couple, teachers and students, infidelity, adultery, cheating wife, unfaithful wife, high school, student ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: boston, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.5
 12K
Get Real (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A tenderly romantic coming-of-age story as two boys in a British school fall in love.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gay, coming out, gay teenager, coming of age, gays and lesbians, teenage life, gay slur, friendship, fall in love, gender, romance, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.0
 353K
Easy A (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, sexy, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, teen drama, chick flick ...
Plot: high school, coming of age, youth, teenage life, teenager, adolescence, loss of virginity, popularity, teenage girl, notoriety, teenage love, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: california, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Last Straight Man (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Lewis is a closeted gay man throwing a bachelor party for his straight best friend and secret crush, Cooper. After a night of drunken sex together, the two men decide to meet in the same hotel suite on the same night each year to hook up and catch ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic, gay cinema ...
Plot: friendship, gay, closeted homosexual, infidelity, lovers reunited, coming out, gay relationship, self discovery, love affair, romance, gender, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
First Love and Other Pains (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Across the boundaries they find each other... in this post-colonial romance. A cynical English professor discovers love in the form of an admiring student. But is it too late for him to find happiness?
Style: queer cinema
Plot: gay, homosexual, older man younger man relationship, teacher student relationship, coming out, gay asian, teacher student sex, taboo, self loathing, university, aunt nephew relationship, affair ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 7.2
 89K
Election (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 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, teen comedy
Plot: satire, jealousy, teacher, high school, election, party, infidelity, teachers and students, lifestyle, teenage life, society, campaign ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: nebraska, new york, washington d.c., usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Never Been Kissed (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Josie Geller, a baby-faced junior copywriter at the Chicago Sun-Times, must pose as a student at her former high school to research contemporary teenage culture. With the help of her brother, Rob, Josie infiltrates the inner circle of the most ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, teen comedy, girls' night ...
Plot: high school, prom, journalist, entrapment, humiliation, undercover, teenager, hidden identity, romance, fall in love, journalism, adolescence ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Nico and Dani (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Spanish coming of age story focusing on the antics of two 17 year olds, who have a posh beach house almost all to themselves one summer. This is also a summer of sexual awakenings.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, gay teenager, friendship, teenage love, coming out, innocence lost, best friend, summer vacation, self discovery, loss of virginity, teenage life, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: spain, barcelona, europe, catalonia, barcelona spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.7
 615
To a Tee (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: A seriocomic feature about a playwright who feeds off his stubborn attraction to the wrong type of guy. When he attracts the attention of a newspaper columnist who will champion his work, success seems guaranteed until he meets her boyfriend.
Style: dark humor
Plot: telephone, fight, massage, darkroom, falling in love, kitchen, underwear, gay, flirting, jazz, dessert, moving ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Like Grains of Sand (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story. Shuji, a Japanese teen, is falling in love with his friend Hiroyuki, however, Hiroyuki is attracted to Kasane, the new girl in their class.
Plot: gay, high school, gay teenager, lgbt, train, love triangle, gay slur, karaoke, rape victim, high school student, unrequited love, bullying ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 213
Utopians (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Thailand
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This visually stunning erotic drama follows a young man who finds himself unexpectedly attracted to his handsome, outspoken male professor. Despite — or perhaps because of — his conservative upbringing, Hins is intent on getting close enough to ...
Style: queer cinema
Plot: gay, gay teacher, homosexuality, swinger, teacher student sex, wife swapping, swinger couple, sexuality, gay interest, swingers, erotica, teacher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Skipped Parts (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman and her son must leave a small South Carolina town because of her wild behavior.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sex, coming of age, high school, single parent, youth, teenage life, parents and children, human nature, love and romance, small town, friendship, sexual awakening ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, year 1963, 60s, 50s ...
Place: wyoming, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.9
 84K
Sing Street (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, lyrical, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: music band, musician's life, friendship, youth, singing, teenage life, music, school, singer, family, coming of age, falling in love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985
Place: ireland, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.5
 768
Bookends (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Eight twenty-somethings gather together to celebrate the birthday of a mutual friend. Before the evening concludes, relationships are tested, hearts are broken and passions are renewed.
Style: dark humor
Plot: gay, male homosexuality, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sex, lost love, passionate kiss, unrequited love, haunted by the past, bar, yuppie, insecurity, secret love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 5K
Miss Stevens (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school English teacher becomes a weekend chaperone for three students at a drama competition.
Style: captivating, humorous, light, feel good, sincere
Plot: teacher student relationship, road trip, flirting, teacher, student, coming of age, remote control, lie, drinking, friendship, female director, notebook ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Heaven Help Us (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sixteen-year-old Michael Dunn arrives at St. Basil's Catholic Boys School in Brooklyn circa 1965. There, he befriends all of the misfits in his class as they collide with the repressive faculty and discover the opposite sex as they come of age.
Style: humorous, sentimental, sincere, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: discipline, high school, school dance, teenage life, friendship, rebelliousness, teachers and students, society, youth, coming of age, dating, confession ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
More Than Friendship (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mia, Lukas and Jonas always where like one heart and soul since their earliest childhood. Until three years ago when everything changed. Friendship became love that is well beyond all conventions. A Part of the society feels provoked by such kind of ...
Style: queer cinema
Plot: gay, bisexuality, lgbt, male friendship, barefoot male, love triangle, crying, bisexual man, boat, friendship between men, masturbation, one female two males threesome ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%