Movies and TV shows like School 2017

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School 2017 (2017)
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School 2017 (2017)
Original name: 학교 2017
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: A coming-of-age story about the lives of 18-year-old high school students who are valued according to their ranking in school. Despite their frustrations, they find out how to make their own way in this world that seems to be a stagnant cycle of school and home.
Style: romantic, buddy comedy, emotional, humorous, captivating, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, romance, coming of age, teenage life, friendship, friends, teenage girl, teenage boy, spoken inner thoughts, love affair, twists & turns, rivalry, stereotypes, school
Place: korea

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Most similar movies to School 2017

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, humorous and touching films and TV series with plots about friendship, high school, teenage life, youth, friends, romance and love and romance mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like School 2017: The Heirs (2013), Welcome to Waikiki (2018), Boys Over Flowers (2009), My Strange Hero (2006), Waiting for the Sun (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Heirs (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Heirs follows a group of privileged, elite high school students as they are groomed to take over their families' business empires. These wealthy students seem to have everything under control–except their love lives. Kim Tan is heir to the ...
Style: semi serious, intense, humorous, romantic, emotional ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: high school, rich and poor, rich man poor woman, love and romance, teenage love, family business, heir, romance, teenage life, youth, social differences, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
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Welcome to Waikiki (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Kang Dong-Goo dreams of becoming a movie director, but he is cynical due to bad luck. Cheon Joon-Ki wanted to follow in his father's footsteps and become an actor, but he is now just a minor actor. Bong-Doo-Sik came to Seoul to become a ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: friendship, friends, workplace, youth, buddies, family problems, love, happy ending, multiple storylines, romance, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
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60%
Boys Over Flowers (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A working class girl winds up at an exclusive prep school. Unassuming high school girl Jan Di stands up to -- and eventually falls for -- a spoiled rich kid who belongs to the school's most powerfu clique.
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, sincere, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, teen drama, teens, date night
Plot: opposites attract, cinderella story, high school hunk, rich man poor woman, love triangle, teen romance, korean, teenage love, high school, friendship, teenage life, class differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, south korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
My Strange Hero (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: When Kang Bok-Soo was a high school student, he was falsely accused of committing violence and kicked out of school. This was caused by his first love Son Soo-Jung and a male student Oh Se-Ho. Kang Bok-Soo is a now an adult, but his life has not ...
Style: thought provoking, romantic, feel good, disturbing, humorous
Audience: girls' night, family outing, teens, teen drama, teen comedy
Plot: romance, school, love, love and romance, escapades, happy ending, teenager, parents and children, male female relationship, friendship, corruption, family problems ...
Place: korea
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Waiting for the Sun (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Zeynep is a beautiful high school student who has a moderate and ordinary life with her mother Demet in a small city. Zeynep has been raised without knowing her father but she always think about him when she stays alone. She was told that her father ...
Style: romantic, emotional, captivating, talky, sincere
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: college life, teenage love, couples, romance, country girl, friends, lifestyle change, search for father, mother daughter relationship, social differences, love affair, relationship problems ...
Time: 21st century
Place: turkey
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43%
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Skam (2015)
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, sweet, dramatic, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage sexuality, teenage boy, lgbt, gay teenager, teenager, teenage sex, teenage protagonist, friendship, teenage girl, high school hunk, teen angst, gay relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia
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41%
Sunny Again Tomorrow (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After being fired from her job at a TV home shopping channel, Ha-Nee decides to start her own fashion company and soon becomes involved with Han-Kyul, a merchandiser for the shopping channel.
Style: light, captivating, exciting, sincere, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, society, high school, life changing experience, life philosophy, youth, failed attempt, dishonesty, friendship between teens, school, friendship, friend
Time: contemporary
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37%
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Best Friends (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Best Friends follows the life of a group of friends at their high school ‘Spangalis College’. Inside and outside of school exciting and challenging experiences take place. Growing up is never easy; every character has its own, unique story of ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, youth, coming of age, teenage life, family relations, high school, society, love, school, everyday life, friends, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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On My Block (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A coming of age comedy following a diverse group of teenage friends as they confront the challenges of growing up in gritty inner-city Los Angeles.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: netflix, coming of age, high school, school, young adult, friendship between teens, adolescence, friendship, teenage life, friendship gone bad, teenage boy, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Out With Dad (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Here we have a look into the life of a teenage girl along with her single father. The two share a close relationship. Rose is coming of age, coming out of the closet, and hoping to avoid having a spotlight put on her life. Her dad, Nathan, is ...
Style: erotic, psychological, tense, suspense, contemplative ...
Plot: lesbian, coming out, single father, high school, father daughter relationship, teenager, lesbian daughter, lesbian interest, friendship, lgbt, fall in love, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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35%
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Toe to Toe (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Out on the lacrosse pitch, wealthy but troubled Jesse and poor but driven Tosha form an easy and deep bond, but their relationship is threatened once they enter the hallways of an elite prep school they attend in Washington, D.C. There, they must ...
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, self discovery, teenage life, racism, youth, social differences, lacrosse, high school life, family relations, friends, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Hi! School - Love On (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: High school may be tough, but Woo Hyun (Nam Woo Hyun) has a guardian angel looking over him — literally. Disguised as a naive high schooler, Lee Seul Bi (Kim Sae Ron) descends from the heavens to protect Woo Hyun's life, but discovers ...
Style: mysterious, emotional, captivating, humorous
Plot: school, supernatural, romantic triangle, romance, love and romance, love triangle, friendship, teenager, romantic friendship, supernatural power, love affair, romantic relationship ...
Place: korea
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34%
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Live On (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Baek Ho-rang is a high school student. Due to her pretty appearance, she is popular on social media and at her school. Yet, Baek Ho-rang only has one friend, due to her condescending personality. Baek Ho-rang encounters a problem. She learns that ...
Style: captivating
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Awkward. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: An irreverent look at the conflict, chaos and humor that defines teenage life through the eyes of 15-year-old Jenna Hamilton whose life begins to change when a simple accident becomes an epic misunderstanding and is blown way out of proportion. ...
Style: realistic, humorous, light, not serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, teenage life, popularity, teenage love, shyness, loser, self esteem, youth, student, high school life, classmate, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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33%
Never Have I Ever (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After a traumatic year, all an Indian-American teen wants is to go from pariah to popular -- but friends, family and feeling won't make it easy on her.
Style: funny, psychological, light, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
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Place: usa
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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, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: high school, youth, gossip and rumors, teenage girl, teenage life, first sex, boyfriend, high school hunk, high school life, prom, friends, shopping ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new york, connecticut, usa
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32%
Butterfly Kisses (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: We follow Jake and his two best friends, Kyle and Jarred through a world distorted by sex and porn. The leader is Kyle – he talks about girls non-stop, Jarred can’t stop cheating on his girlfriend and then there’s Jake, a quiet and shy ...
Style: sexy, contemplative, unusual plot structure, light, humorous ...
Plot: friendship between boys, friendship, teenage boy, coming of age, teenage girl, youth, friends, couples, love, romance, sex, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Edgemont (2000)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Edgemont is a Canadian television series that aired from 2001 to 2005. It revolved around the everyday dealings of teenagers in Edgemont, a fictitious suburb of Vancouver, British Columbia. The 30-minute show delved into the lives of students at ...
Style: captivating, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: teen drama
Plot: high school, friends, teenage life, youth, society, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, teenage pregnancy, teenage mother, gender, hopes, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Higher Ground (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Higher Ground is an American-Canadian drama action television show shot outside Vancouver, British Columbia. The series ran from January 14, 2000 - June 16, 2000 and aired on Fox Family. It stars Joe Lando, Hayden Christensen, A.J. Cook, Meghan Ory, ...
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teen drama, teens, family outing
Plot: troubled teen, hardcase students, dedicated educator, mountain, rebellion, social misfits, youth, social problems, young people, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, understanding ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, serious, realistic, romantic, uplifting
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, high school, friendship, teenage life, family relations, youth, rich kid, social issues, up and down relationship, social relations, college life, love and romance ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
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32%
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Odd Girl Out (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A mother and her daughter confront the intimidation of teen peer pressure and the emotionally brutalizing social rituals of high school.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school, high school life, school, lifestyle, buddies, family relations, friendship, rivalry, love and romance, misfit, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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32%
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Red Roses (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rote Rosen is a German telenovela produced by Studio Hamburg Serienwerft Lüneburg and broadcast by Das Erste since November 6, 2006. The show is a complex telenovela, who tells one love story every season about women in their forties.
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, love triangle, love affair, family relations, couples, fall in love, infidelity, parents and children, romance, hotel, love story, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Degrassi Takes Manhattan (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Film spin-off of Nickelodeon's popular teen program Degrassi.
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, friendship, youth, rivalry, friends, couples, vengeance, couple relations, infidelity, party, dishonesty, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Outcast (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 179 min.
TV show
Story: Set in post-war Britain, ten year-old Lewis Aldridge is grief-stricken as he struggles to cope with the death of his beloved mother. Left under the care of his emotionally distant father Gilbert, whom he barely knows and who quickly remarries, Lewis ...
Style: touching, captivating, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: friendship, teenage life, family problems, youth, coming of age, estrangement, life is a bitch, death of mother, death in the family, dysfunctional family, dealing with death, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, post world war two
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.9
 425
Land of Honor (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set on horse ranches around Houston, Texas, this Spanish-language telenovela covers the three Gallardo brothers' search for vengeance against the wealthy del Junco family, following the mysterious death of their rodeo-riding sister. The ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: fall in love, romance, vengeance, rivalry, uncover truth, wooing, family relations, intrigue, love and romance, love affair, forbidden love, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
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Love That Boy (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Love That Boy is the story of Phoebe, a socially inept overachiever, unrecognized in a world run by C students. Phoebe’s life is totally dominated by her “To Do Before Graduation” list. When Phoebe’s best friend Robyn dumps Phoebe two weeks ...
Style: humorous, atmospheric, captivating, light, touching ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, couples, friendship, college, youth, friends, coming of age, age difference, looking for love, teenager, obsession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.5
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Rebelde Way (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Rebelde Way is a Martín Fierro Award—nominated Argentine soap opera created and produced by Cris Morena. It originally aired from 26 May 2002 to 18 December 2003. The series was broadcast in many countries worldwide, including Peru, Germany, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school life, boarding school life, friends, friendship, teenage life, teenage love, boarding school, teachers and students, love and romance, youth, music, music band ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
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31%
Underemployed (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Five friends learn to deal with the harsh realities of life after college.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college graduate, friends, youth, best friends, friendship, unfulfillment, lifestyle, society, workplace, living together, twentysomething life, petty job ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Hwang Jin Yi (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The story of Hwang Jin Yi, the famous 16th century Gisaeng. This story is about the life of Joseon-era dancer, musician and poet, Hwang Jin Yi, who seeks perfection in her art relentlessly and the hardship facing women due to their lowly social ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: joseon dynasty, romance, dancer, rivalry, unrequited love, unfulfilled love, dancer's life, couple relations, male female relationship, love affair, relationship problems, relationships ...
Time: 16th century
Place: korea
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31%
 7.4
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Sol Yanim (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The drama series follows the story of a mother and her young daughter, Serra, as they try to get used to their new life in an ordinary neighbourhood after falling from grace.
Style: touching, sincere, romantic, sentimental
Plot: wealthy family, opposites attract, class differences, love, wealth, social relations, teenage life, romance, family disapproval, against the odds, social differences, teen romance ...
Place: turkey
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31%