Movies like Dude

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Dude (2018)
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Dude (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four best friends negotiate loss and major life changes during the last two weeks of high school.
Style: psychological, sincere, realistic, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: high school friends, high school, female friendship, teenager, party, friendship, marijuana, drinking alcohol, drinking, youth, love, cigarette smoking, female director, rape, death, female nudity, panties, pink panties
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and sincere films with plots about youth, friendship, teenager, high school, coming of age, friends and teenage life mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Dude: Never Goin' Back (2018), The Ketchup Effect (2004), The First Time (2012), Deidra & Laney Rob a Train (2017), The Edge of Seventeen (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Never Goin' Back (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Waitresses Angela and Jessie dream of leaving their low-rent diner and heading to Galveston, Texas. They soon find themselves on the streets of Dallas, trying to come up with increasingly wild schemes to raise some much-needed cash.
Style: semi serious, light, entertaining, ironic, feel good
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: robbery, female friendship, drug dealing, peril, youth, society, party, alcohol, waitress, adventure, female director, diarrhea ...
Time: 21st century
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100%
The Ketchup Effect (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenager's reputation is destroyed when she falls asleep drunk at a party and some boys take provocative photos of her.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, high school, friendship, teenage life, social relations, first sex, sexual relations, party, reconciliation, society, dishonesty, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
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100%
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The First Time (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dave, a high school senior, spends most of his time pining away over a girl he can’t have. Aubrey, a junior with artistic aspirations, has a hot boyfriend who doesn’t quite understand her or seem to care. Although they go to different schools, ...
Style: sincere, romantic, touching, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, first sex, teenage life, first love, high school, romance, youth, virgin, love and romance, love, virginity, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Deidra & Laney Rob a Train (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After their mother ends up in jail, two sisters turn to train robbery in order to support their family.
Style: humorous, disturbing, tense, psychological, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenager, theft, love, youth, escapades, crimes, friendship, life is a bitch, adaptation, partners, danger, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Edge of Seventeen (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two high school girls are best friends until one dates the other's older brother, who is totally his sister's nemesis.
Style: emotional, witty, realistic, touching, depressing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teenager, teenagers, teen angst, adolescence, teen romance, high school, best friend, coming of age, friendship, teenage girl, loneliness, sibling relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Clapper (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: 15 minutes of fame destroys the life of a man who works as a clapper in television.
Style: captivating, sincere, disturbing, psychological, humorous
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, ambition, adaptation, destiny, love and romance, society, youth, rivalry, unfulfillment, obsession, redemption, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Stella's Last Weekend (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Brothers Jack and Oliver reunite to put their beloved dog to sleep. While their zany mother plans a party to celebrate Stella's life, things go awry when the brothers discover they love the same girl.
Style: psychological, sincere, humorous, disturbing, captivating
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: brother brother relationship, love triangle, teenage girl, teenage boy, party, fight, rivalry, youth, love and romance, family relations, adaptation, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Breakfast Club (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Five high school students, all different stereotypes, meet in detention, where they pour their hearts out to each other, and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought.
Style: humorous, talky, realistic, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, kids, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, high school, teenager, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, introspection, friendship, youth, teachers and students, teenage angst, popular girl, teenage love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Secret Lives of Cheerleaders (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Naturally-gifted cheerleader Ava is an instant hit at her new school, but her quick rise in popularity is threatened by the rivalry of cheer captain and Homecoming Queen Katrina, who puts Ava and the other new recruits through a brutal initiation ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, sincere, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: cheerleader, society, parents and children, ambition, adaptation, fight, friendship, family relations, rivalry, family, teenager, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Terri (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Terri, a pajama-clad, disaffected high school student learns how to engage the world with the help of Mr. Fitzgerald, his assistant principal.
Style: melancholic, depressing, compassionate, clever, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, high school, teenage life, misfit, physical appearance, small town, overweight child, social relations, freak, teachers and students, mentor, bullying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 777
Girls Town (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four women, Patti, Emma, Angela, and Nicki are completing their last year of high school. Unfortunately for the group, one of their own, Nicki, unexpectedly commits suicide. The three remaining women, upon finding out that Nicki had been raped ...
Style: disturbing, touching, sincere, harsh, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, high school, women, teenage love, juvenile delinquency, righting the wronged, life is a bitch, human nature, family relations, feminism, suicide, domestic violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Remember the Daze (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the summer of 1999, a group of teenagers, through interconnected narratives, live through their last day of high school and prepare for the future. Holly, once the new girl in school, does whatever it takes to remain popular. Dawn, who is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, juvenile delinquency, high school graduation, drug use, love and romance, teenage love, teenage life, youth, lifestyle, hardcase students, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Funeral Kings (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's always a good day for a funeral at St. Mark's Middle School. Andy and Charlie, two altar servers, don't just get to miss class anytime a parishioner kicks the bucket, they cut out early and play hooky as soon as the service is ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, psychological, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: altar boy, profanity, youth, friendship, best friends, coming of age, group of friends, teenage boy, buddies, teenage life, friends, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Breaking & Exiting (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Harry, a charming house thief, gets more than he bargains for during an attempted burglary when he stumbles upon Daisy and decides to save her from herself, sending both of them into a darkly comedic journey of self discovery and love.
Style: entertaining, light, feel good, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: female nudity, love, romance, adventure, thief, male female relationship, love and romance, lifestyle, adaptation, happy ending, friendship, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Couch Potatoes (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Giorgio and Tito, father and son. A successful journalist and a lazy teenager apparently impossible to understand. Giorgio's dream is to take Tito to the Nasca Hill in Liguria, but Tito prefers to spend his entire day with his group of friends, ...
Style: disturbing, humorous, psychological, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: father son relationship, teenager, adventure, parents and children, youth, teenage life, friendship, family relations, friends, family, happy ending, adaptation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Rocket Science (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Hal, a 15-year-old high-school student with a minor yet socially alienating (and painful) disability: he stutters uncontrollably. Determined to work through the problem, Hal opts for an extreme route he joins the school debating team, which sends ...
Style: sincere, psychological, touching, sentimental, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school, debate, teenage life, nothing goes right, misfit, contests and competitions, love and romance, fall in love, introspection, coming of age, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Staten Island Summer (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Pals Danny and Frank spend the summer after high school working as lifeguards while figuring out their future.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, funny, romantic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: lifeguard, summer, friendship, workplace situations, workplace, pool party, love and romance, coming of age, teenager, teenagers, beach, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.3
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Elevator (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A boy and a girl, both teenagers, want to get away from the world and be alone for a while, so they hide in an abandoned factory on the outskirts. But there they fall in a trap of their own intention, and get stuck in the cargo elevator. There is no ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, psychological, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: elevator, trapped, love, coming of age, friendship, escape, teenager, isolation, couples, panic, teenage life, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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White as Milk, Red as Blood (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Leo falls in love with Beatrice, a slightly older high-school student who has leukemia.
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, friendship, self discovery, high school, youth, leukemia, coming of age, power relations, social relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Frenemies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What happens when three sets of BFF's become enemies?
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, anthology
Audience: teen comedy, kids, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, best friends, high school, friendship, friends, youth, rivalry, teenage girl, overnight success, ambition, teenager, boy dog relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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, semi serious, depressing, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: cancer, high school, friends, friendship, teenagers, dying, adolescence, terminal illness, teenager, leukemia, family relations, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Once in a Lifetime (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on a true story. In Léon Blum high school in Créteil (France), a history teacher decides to have her weakest 10th grade class take a national history competition. This will change them.
Style: thought provoking, sincere, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: high school, dedicated educator, ambition, teenage life, teachers and students, contests and competitions, youth, contest, school, teenager, science project, young people ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, brussels belgium, brussels
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59%
In a Relationship (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Long-term couple Owen and Hallie are breaking up—or maybe not?—and just as their relationship reaches a turning point, Matt and Willa embark on a romance of their own.
Style: sweet, uplifting, captivating, psychological, romantic
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: couples, love, couple relations, youth, fall in love, reunion, love and romance, love affair, friendship, destiny, sex scene, relationships ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Adult World (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Amy, a naive college graduate who believes she's destined to be a great poet, begrudgingly accepts a job at a sex shop while she pursues a mentorship with reclusive writer Rat Billings.
Style: sexy, sincere, realistic, sentimental, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: poetry, workplace, adolescence vs adulthood, self discovery, love, workplace situations, college graduate, pornography, loneliness, creativity, art, sex shop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Grad Night (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of friends celebrates their graduation from Crispus Attucks High School with a jammin' party. It's hormones on overdrive, recreational drugs and lap dancing galore as the Class of 2005 goes out in style.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: tolerance, friends, lifestyle, youth, high school, nightlife, high school life, city life, love, acceptance, fight, late night ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Unexpected (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An inner-city high school teacher discovers she is pregnant at the same time as one of her most promising students and the two develop an unlikely friendship while struggling to navigate their unexpected pregnancies.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, teenage pregnancy, teachers and students, dedicated educator, society, intergenerational friendship, teenage girl, high school, teacher student relationship, youth, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Way Way Back (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Over the course of his summer break, a teenager comes into his own thanks in part to the friendship he strikes up with one of the park's managers.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, summer, vacation, teenagers, loneliness, teenager, shyness, teenage love, family problems, youth, teenage life, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Paper Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A coming-of-middle-age comedy that chronicles the unlikely friendship between failed author Richard Dunne and a Long Island teen who teaches him a thing or two about growing up, all under the disapproving eye of his long-suffering wife and his ...
Style: psychological, touching, humorous, tricky, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, imaginary friend, midlife crisis, writers, coming of age, teenage life, imaginary character, down on your luck, superhero, small town, party, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, long island, atlantic ocean, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Sex and the USA (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Thirteen year old Audrey Shaw is new to Bellweather, California and certain shell never fit in when she meets Krista Rich, the pretty, popular girl she aspires to be "or be with" shes just not sure. In a conservative California town, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, friendship, lifestyle, society, youth, friends, coming of age, innocence lost, high school life, teenager, sexuality, drugs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Seventeen (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: To find his therapy dog, a 17-year-old escapes from juvie and embarks on a journey of reconnection with his brother and grandmother through Cantabria.
Style: sincere, disturbing, psychological, captivating
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: dog, teenager, hopes, destiny, friendship, ambition, adventure, escapades, rescue, society, youth, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%