Movies like Night School

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Night School (2018)
 5.6
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Night School (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Teddy Walker is a successful salesman whose life takes an unexpected turn when he accidentally blows up his place of employment. Forced to attend night school to get his GED, Teddy soon finds himself dealing with a group of misfit students, his former high school nemesis and a feisty teacher who doesn't think he's too bright.
Style: light, humorous, satirical
Plot: night school, dyslexia, teacher, car accident, learning disability, boxing ring, prom, african american, high school prom, flash forward, time jump, marriage proposal, hallucination, misfit, baseball bat, dark humor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hardcase students, salesman, teacher student relationship, car, united states of america, female teacher, night, skype ...
Time: year 2001
Place: atlanta georgia, usa, north america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, light and feel good films with plots about mentor, disorder, dialogue, misfit, storytelling, vengeance and life philosophy mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Night School: Dumb and Dumber To (2014), Kevin Hart: Irresponsible (2019), Kevin Hart: Seriously Funny (2010), Let Go (2011), Billy Madison (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dumb and Dumber To (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20 years after the dimwits set out on their first adventure, they head out in search of one of their long lost children in the hope of gaining a new kidney.
Style: buddy comedy, idiotic, humorous, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, on the road, farce, road trip, prank, silly humor, friends, disorder, misfit partners, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, el paso texas, rhode island
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100%
Kevin Hart: Irresponsible (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Stand-up comedian Kevin Hart talks about his family, travel and a year full of reckless behavior in front of a live sold-out crowd in London.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, concert film, feel good ...
Plot: stand up comedian, stand up special, humour, performer's life, live performance, performance, artists and showbiz, comedian, live audience, lifestyle, silly humor, american abroad ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Kevin Hart: Seriously Funny (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Fresh off the heels of appearing in movies like Superhero Movie and The 40 Year-Old Virgin, fast-talking comedian Kevin Hart stars in his second live stand-up performance in Cleveland, Ohio, where he makes fun of everything and everybody - ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, suspense, witty ...
Plot: disorder, adult virgin, society, silly humor, artists and showbiz, stand up comedian, stand up special, stand up, african american, fast talker
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Let Go (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Walter Dishman, a married and melancholy parole officer, deals with three eccentric ex-convicts who have been placed under his supervision.
Style: humorous, cynical, captivating, light, talky ...
Plot: introspection, love, parole, couples, dull life, dark humor, family relations, society, wooing, warden, love affair, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Billy Madison (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Billy Madison is the 27 year-old son of Bryan Madison, a very rich man who has made his living in the hotel industry. Billy stands to inherit his father's empire but only if he can make it through all 12 grades, 2 weeks per grade, to prove that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: graduation, elementary school, rivalry, school, inheritance, irresponsible, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, misfit, goofy hero, fall in love, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Suck Me Shakespeer 3 (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comedy that follows an ex-con who lands a position at a school that sits over the spot where money from one of his earlier robberies was stashed.
Style: twists and turns, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: teacher, motivation, school, female boss, teenager, high school, friendship, classroom, society, teenage life, rise to the top, teacher student relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Adventures in Public School (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A socially awkward home-schooled kid forces his way into public-school against his suffocating but loving mother's wishes.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: teenage boy, high school, misfit, party, school principal, coming of age, classroom, first love, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, locker room, pig ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Who's Your Monkey? (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In Jacksonville, Florida, four friends since grade school who are now in their early 30s face the challenges of adulthood: Hutto is about to become a father, Laith is intimidated by his girlfriend's sexuality, a grieving Bobby drinks heavily ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, tense ...
Plot: friendship, thirtysomething life, disorder, nothing goes right, best friends, crimes, friends, dark humor, car accident, surgery, grief, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Super (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe Pesci stars as Louie Kritski, a heartless landlord who has been so negligent in keeping up his ghetto apartment that he is threatened with jail time. The judge gives him another option, which he accepts -- he must live in his rat-infested hell ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, self discovery, misfit, parents and children, landlord, african american, racial slur, culture clash, justice, stupidity, family relations, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two not-too-bright party girls reinvent themselves for their high school reunion. Armed with a borrowed Jaguar, new clothes and the story of their success as the inventors of Post-It notes, Romy and Michele descend on their alma mater, but their ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: female friendship, prom, reunion, switching roles, love and romance, self discovery, friendship, high school, friendship between women, deception, fashion, job seeking ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: arizona, usa, los angeles, beverly hills, tucson arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 41K
Fist Fight (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When one school teacher gets the other fired, he is challenged to an after-school fight.
Style: idiotic, buddy movie, funny, light, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school teacher, high school, teacher, anger, prank, punch, revenge, bullying, mentor, school, school bully, foul language ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Authors Anonymous (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a dysfunctional group of unpublished writers accept Hannah into their fold, the last thing they expect is her overnight success. Can these lovable misfits achieve their artistic dreams and avoid killing one another in the process?
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, overnight success, writer's life, follow your dream, ambition, misfit, couples, friendship, hopes, social misfits, artists and showbiz, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.5
 4K
The Outcasts (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: best friends, youth, rivalry, society, teenage life, misfit, disorder, high school, vengeance, coming of age, social misfits, prank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Glory Daze (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's punk rock meets Animal House in this campus comedy that stars Ben Affleck as Jack, a soon-to-be graduate who finds he's having a difficult time letting go of the college life -- and decides maybe he doesn't have to. Also ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friends, college, relationship vs career, graduation, teacher, adolescence vs adulthood, singleness, college life, student life, looking for love, nightlife, alcohol ...
Time: future, 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Wedding Ringer (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Doug Harris is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams, Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan, owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wedding, friendship, nothing goes right, friends, love and romance, best man, buddies, dishonesty, disorder, male friendship, friendship between men, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Encino Man (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: High school misfits Stoney and Dave discover a long-frozen primeval man from the past in their back yard. But the thawed-out Link, as the boys have named him, quickly becomes a wild card in the teens' already zany Southern California lives. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: prom, high school, fish out of water, school, high school life, frozen alive, caveman, cavemen, misfit, college life, college, teenage life ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s, prehistoric, stone age
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Real Husbands of Hollywood (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Comedian and actor, Kevin Hart teams up with BET Networks to bring viewers one of the funniest shows on television "Real Husbands of Hollywood". The semi-scripted series is the fakest reality show ever following these men of Hollywood ...
Style: parody, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: hollywood, actor, actor's life, comedian, celebrity culture, showbiz, backstage, lifestyle, buddies, african american, marriage, guest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Independent (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Independent is a mockumentary comedy film made in 2000, directed by Stephen Kessler, starring Jerry Stiller as an independent film maker, who makes little-known B movies with titles like Twelve Angry Men and a Baby. The film spoofs independent ...
Style: parody, humorous, light, satirical, stylized ...
Plot: filmmaking, misfit, artists and showbiz, media, nothing goes right, dark humor, media satire, film producer, serial killer, fictional biography, eccentricity, creativity ...
Time: 60s
Place: nevada, boston, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Like a Boss (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two female friends with very different ideals decide to start a beauty company together. One is more practical, while the other wants to earn her fortune and live a lavish lifestyle.
Style: feel good, light, funny, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: cosmetics, businesswoman, friends, rich, investor, beauty salon, luck, big business, business partner, girlfriend, financial problem, problem solving ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Lower Learning (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Barry Goldwater Elementary is on the brink of collapse: the lowest test scores in the state, teachers who are either drunk or having sex on school grounds, and a principal who extorts money from parents. It's up to Tom, the down-on-his-luck ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: school, against the odds, rebellion, ambition, dedicated educator, fighting the system, teachers and students, teenage life, high school life, idealism, satire, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school slacker pretends to be sick to skip school and have an exciting day off alongside his girlfriend and his best buddy through Chicago, while trying to outwit his obsessive school principal and his unconformited sister along the way.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, girls' night, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, skipping school, friendship, high school, generation gap, high school life, when the parents are away, family relations, teacher, teenage life, independence, car theft ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois, united states, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Aspiring actor and hot-dog stand employee Bobby Taylor catches the ire of his grandmother for auditioning for a role in the regrettably titled exploitation film "Jivetime Jimmy's Revenge." When Tinseltown Studios casts Taylor in the ...
Style: parody, humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, farce, racism, satire, artists and showbiz, actor's life, misfit, society, interracial relations, filmmaking, dark humor, movie business ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Three O'Clock High (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A high school nerd, Jerry Mitchell (Siemaszko) is assigned to write a piece for the school paper about new boy Buddy Revell (Tyson), who is rumored to be a psychopathic nutcase. When Jerry accidentally touches Buddy, he says that they must fight in ...
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, bullying, bully, coming of age, college life, college, high school life, disorder, journalism, youth, nothing goes right, schoolyard fight ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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All American Bikini Car Wash (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An enterprising college student agrees to run his professor's Las Vegas car wash to avoid flunking out of school. But it's Vegas gone wild when he decides to staff it with gorgeous bikini-clad girls.
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: bare breasts, sexy woman, breasts, bikini, sexuality, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coming of age, high school, gossip and rumors, friendship, notoriety ...
Time: 21st century
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Anger Management (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Buddy Rydell. But when Buddy steps up his aggressive ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, realistic, not serious, neurotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rage, lawyer, therapist, anger, unconventional method, doctors and patients, misfit partners, treatment, psychology, trial, court, comedy of errors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city, bronx new york city, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Nature Calls (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Polar-opposite brothers Randy and Kirk never saw eye-to-eye, but their rivalry is taken to a new level when Randy hijacks Kirk's son's sleepover, taking the boys on a Scout Trip to remember.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: camping, parents and children, youth, camp, disorder, scout, family relations, camping trip, wilderness, rivalry, chases and races, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
I Got the Hook Up (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two broke buddies feel lucky when they come upon a truckload of cellular phones and begin selling them out of the back of their van. Trouble arises though, when the phones develop faults. The two friends then not only have to deal with unsatisfied ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gangsters, hip hop, dishonesty, disorder, cons and scams, heist, nothing goes right, odd couple, unlikely criminals, misfit, buddies, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, south central los angeles, new orleans, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Secret Lives of Dorks (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In The Secret Lives of Dorks, Payton (Gaelan Connell) is a pathetic dork, a comic book geek whose high school career is one hopeless faux pas after another. Yet he's a dreamer and madly in love with the head cheerleader Carrie (Riley Voelkel), ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: romance, disorder, wooing, nothing goes right, youth, win over, high school, misfit, social relations, power relations, social misfits, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Cedar Rapids (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A naive Midwesterner insurance salesman travels to a big-city convention in an effort to save the jobs of his co-workers.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, funny, melancholic ...
Plot: insurance, friendship, hotel, goofy hero, friends, social awkwardness, disorder, fish out of water, buddies, misfit, drinking alcohol, drinking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, wisconsin, las vegas, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 4K
Kabluey (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Leslie is left with few options when her husband is sent back to war in the Middle East. A modest amount of help arrives in the form of his brother, Salman, who is less than prepared to care for the couple's two preadolescent boys. When Leslie ...
Style: humorous, surreal, absurd, light, touching ...
Plot: single parent, life, family life, family relations, dark humor, eccentric family, disorder, misfit, nothing goes right, fish out of water, goofy hero, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%