Movies like Age of Summer

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Age of Summer (2018)
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Age of Summer (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A determined teenage boy struggles to find acceptance within the Jr. Lifeguards of Hermosa Beach while juggling relationships and challenges in the summer of 1986.
Style: light, feel good, captivating, entertaining
Plot: lifeguard, teenage boy, sea, first love, surfing, summer, teenage girl, best friend, friendship between boys, beach, teamwork, socially awkward, beefcake, co worker co worker relationship, workplace situations, female nudity, sun, coming of age, bare breasts, surf
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, light, feel good and captivating films with plots about love and romance, coming of age, teenager, friendship, youth, teenage girl and high school mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Age of Summer: California Dreaming (1979), Summerhood (2008), Lucas (1986), Be Somebody (2016), Time Freak (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
California Dreaming (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young T.T. comes from Chicago to spend the summer in California. He slowly becomes "California-ized," while learning about love and life in the Golden State.
Style: feel good, sentimental, sincere, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: beach, lifestyle, coming of age, infidelity, surfing, couples, teenage life, human nature, fish out of water, youth, disorder, friends ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa, chicago illinois
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Summerhood (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The coming of age summer-camp saga of four best friends who hate each other.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, sexy ...
Plot: coming of age, summer camp, friendship, romance, betrayal, youth, gender, friends who hate each other, first love, society, best friends, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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100%
 6.9
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Lucas (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A socially inept fourteen year old experiences heartbreak for the first time when his two best friends -- Cappie, an older-brother figure, and Maggie, the new girl with whom he is in love -- fall for each other.
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, cheerleading, high school, underdog, high school life, football, first love, bully, american football, friendship, bittersweet, bullying ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, california
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100%
 5.6
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Be Somebody (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pop superstar Jordan Jaye has a big dream - he just wants to live like a regular teenager. When he's chased down by some excited female fans, he finds a perfect hideout and a reluctant new friend from a small town, high-school art student, ...
Style: romantic, light, sweet, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: teenage boy, teenage girl, celebrity, love and romance, manager, teenager, life turned upside down, pizza delivery, fanaticism, mother son relationship, incognito, teen romance ...
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50%
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Time Freak (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Stillman, a heartbroken physics student builds a time machine when his girlfriend Debbie breaks up with him. Going back in time, Stillman attempts to fix every mistake he made to save their relationship, while dragging his best friend, Evan, along ...
Style: romantic, sweet, light, feel good, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, break-up, love, teenage girl, teenage boy, coming of age, youth, hopes, friendship, best friends, breakup, young love ...
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57%
Getting That Girl (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When East Coast teen Mandy Meyers moves to Los Angeles with her family, she's thrown into the fast life at McDermott High, where the pretty girls rule the school and two very different guys want to date her.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: teenage love, coming of age, high school, romance, teenage life, love triangle, youth, first love, high school life, popularity, love and romance, unwanted kiss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles, washington d.c.
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57%
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 ⇓
57%
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Four best friends (Tibby, Lena, Carmen & Bridget) who buy a mysterious pair of pants that fits each of them, despite their differing sizes, and makes whoever wears them feel fabulous. When faced with the prospect of spending their first ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: first love, coming of age, teenage girl, teenage love, female friendship, friendship, self discovery, letter, summer, teenage life, best friends, parents separation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: south carolina, greece, mexico, california
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55%
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Class Rank (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two high school misfits join forces in an attempt to overtake the local school board. Guided by their families, they enter the perilous word of politics and, in the process, learn a thing or two about love.
Style: light, humorous, entertaining, feel good, contemplative
Plot: teenage girl, friend, teenage boy, love, family relations, school, high school, teenager, coming of age, politics, mother daughter relationship, motivation ...
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53%
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Summer '03 (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 16-year-old girl and her extended family are left reeling after her calculating grandmother unveils an array of secrets on her deathbed.
Style: light, romantic, humorous, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: asthma inhaler, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, youth, school, couples, love triangle, summer, love, love and romance, romance, family secrets ...
Time: year 2003
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Malibu Rescue (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: When a long list of shenanigans lands Tyler in hot water, he’s forced to suit up and spend his summer training for an elite junior lifeguard program.
Style: light, entertaining, captivating, feel good, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: lifeguard, drunkenness, investigation, underwater, underwater scene, crimes, crime, beach, swimming, news report, surfing, muscleman ...
Place: malibu california
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51%
Under the Riccione Sun (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: While vacationing on the crowded beaches of Riccione, a group of teenagers becomes fast friends as they grapple with relationship issues and romance.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, buddy comedy
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: virgin, summer vacation, blind character, blindness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friend, lifeguard, teenager, summer, failed expectations, male objectification, old man ...
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51%
To All the Boys I've Loved Before (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control when her secret letters to every boy she's ever fallen for are mysteriously mailed out.
Style: romantic, sweet, light, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage girl, love and romance, teen romance, first love, happy ending, high school student, youth, couples, love letter, teenage boy, pretend relationship ...
Place: scotland
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51%
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Ibiza (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: She could do the responsible thing. Or she could go to Ibiza with her best friends to chase down a hot DJ. Easy choice.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, entertaining, romantic ...
Plot: dj, entertainment, best friend, group of friends, adventure, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, party, girlfriend, job, humour, woman, teamwork ...
Place: ibiza, spain
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50%
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: serious, sincere, captivating, humorous
Plot: coming of age, friendship, college, haunted by the past, teenage boy, first love, secret, teenage girl, dysfunctional family, parent child relationship, bullying, gay teenager ...
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50%
Diary of An Ugly (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young woman takes a job as a personal maid for a rich young man. The pair do not get along, but soon due to their classmates' games of love, their relationship grows more complicated than before.
Style: light, entertaining, captivating, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: humiliation, female protagonist, college, rich snob, secret, relationship vs career, boss and employee, love and romance, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, fish out of water, outcast ...
Place: the philippines
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49%
Say Anything... (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A budding romance between noble underachiever Lloyd Dobler and high school valedictorian Diane Court is threatened when Diane's overly possessive, disapproving father interferes with their relationship. With a prized scholarship to study abroad ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night, teen comedy
Plot: high school, opposites attract, romance, family disapproval, first love, graduation, coming of age, youth, young lovers, wooing, boyfriend, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, england, washington d.c., usa, malibu california ...
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49%
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Summer (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The path of true love never runs smooth, especially not for teenagers, as Tim discovers.
Style: touching, captivating, humorous, serious
Plot: teenage crush, jealousy, teenage love, first love, teen romance, teenage boy, love, underage drinking, high school, father son relationship, youth, surfing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Follows a group of high school students growing up in southern California, based on the real-life adventures chronicled by Cameron Crowe. Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner are looking for a love interest, and are helped along by their older classmates, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, loss of virginity, first sex, high school, friendship, high school life, abortion, teenage love, unwanted pregnancy, youth, teacher, innocence lost ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, southern california, los angeles
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48%
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Side Out (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A law student comes to California for the summer and ends up playing professional volleyball.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, inspirational, realistic ...
Plot: sport, underdog, volleyball, youth, contests and competitions, ambition, self discovery, romance, rivalry, friends, summer, beach ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
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48%
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Ride (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mother travels cross-country to California to be with her son after he decides to drop out of school and become a surfer.
Style: captivating, sincere, humorous, thought provoking
Plot: surfing, beach, young man, mother son relationship, family relations, couples, friendship, female director, smoking weed, aspiring writer, surfer, following someone ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, pacific ocean, usa, new york, los angeles
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48%
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Mystic Pizza (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three teenage girls come of age while working at a pizza parlor in Mystic Connecticut.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: small town, coming of age, commitment, coming-of-age, romance, siblings relations, small town life, teenage life, love and romance, hopes, graduation, best friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, connecticut, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Secret Ingredient (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Small-town baker, Kelly, gets a big surprise when she is invited to compete on a Valentine's Day baking show in New York City - and an even bigger surprise when she runs into her ex-fiance.
Style: entertaining, light, feel good, captivating, humorous
Plot: happy ending, cooking competition, love and romance, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, rivalry, contests and competitions, escapades, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bakery, chance meeting, time jump, kiss ...
Place: new york
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47%
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Hello, My Name Is Doris (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A self-help seminar inspires a sixty-something woman to romantically pursue her younger co-worker.
Style: romantic, sweet, talky, humorous, light ...
Plot: office, older woman younger man relationship, friendship, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, facebook, workplace, relationships, life philosophy, honest, loneliness, coming of age ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, california
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47%
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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, teen sex comedy, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, teen drama, chick flick ...
Plot: high school, coming of age, teenager, popularity, teenage life, loss of virginity, teenage girl, youth, high school life, teenage boy, teenage love, classmate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: california, usa, xian, florida
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47%
My Life on Planet B (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Neky and Eppo are best friends. They spend their time the best way they know -- watching B-movies and commenting on them for their video blog: Eppo en Neky's Cultcorner. But life as a teenager is far from easy. Especially for Neky, his mother ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: brother sister relationship, father son relationship, family relations, teenage boy, friendship between boys, best friends, friendship, best friend, depression, divorced parents, mother son relationship, humour ...
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46%
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Dish Dogs (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two friends travel from town to town taking jobs as dishwashers until they both find love and must choose separate paths.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: restaurant, love, surfing, young lovers, battle of the sexes, fall in love, friendship, buddies, introspection, looking for love, wooing, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
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The Wood (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the panicky, uncertain hours before his wedding, a groom with prenuptial jitters and his two best friends reminisce about growing up together in the middle-class African-American neighborhood of Inglewood, California. Flashing back to the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, wedding, coming of age, high school, homecoming, friendship between men, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, family relations, twentysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 210
Dream On (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The course of true love does not run smoothly for two young lads at Norman's Cozy campsite on the Welsh coast in the mid 80s. Two English holiday-makers, Paul, an innocent northerner from Rochdale, and George, a jack the lad, nervy young man ...
Style: touching, sentimental, psychological, sincere, light
Plot: gay, family relations, runaway, summer vacation, teenage boy, gay relationship, coming of age, domineering mother, best friend, gay teenager, mother son relationship, gay interest ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: wales
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45%
The Big Picture (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hollywood beckons for recent film school grad Nick Chapman, who is out to capitalize on the momentum from his national award-winning student film. Studio executive Allen Habel seduces Nick with a dream deal to make his first feature, but once ...
Style: suspense, humorous, semi serious, realistic, light ...
Audience: student film
Plot: hollywood, friendship, rise to the top, desire for fame, satire, artists and showbiz, rivalry, ambition, rich and poor, celebrity culture, movie business, film within a film ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%