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Expelled (2014)
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Expelled (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Felix (Cameron Dallas) is a legendary prankster who gets expelled from his high school and, with his friend’s help, stops at nothing to hide it from his parents.
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, feel good, not serious, cynical, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, high school life, youth, friends, coming of age, prankster, disorder, siblings relations, school expulsion, power relations, family relations, social relations, buddies, con artists, student, vine, barefoot male, camera shot of bare feet
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Expelled

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and semi serious films with plots about youth, teenage life, high school, friends, high school life, social relations and coming of age mostly in Comedy, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Expelled: The DUFF (2015), Zapped (2014), Cheats (2002), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), Project X (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, youth, teenage life, teenager, high school life, adolescence, high school student, friends, popularity, stereotypes, friendship, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
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Zapped (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Zoey is a talented dancer whose organized life is rudely disrupted when she moves in with her new step-dad and three step-brothers, until she discovers a dog-training app that can get boys to obey her every command. But she soon learns that it ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, teenage life, youth, high school life, social relations, wish come true, teenager, family, teen romance, step siblings, disorder, half brother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Cheats (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: While other kids buy into countless hours of studying just so they can get a mark in some teacher's report book, Handsome Davis sees it as nothing more than a system of control over your mind. That's why Handsome and his three best friends ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, gang, teenage life, cons and scams, partners, teachers and students, dishonesty, teenager, scam, coming of age, friends ...
Time: contemporary
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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, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, girls' night
Plot: skipping school, coming of age, friendship, high school, generation gap, high school life, when the parents are away, family relations, teacher, teenage life, boss, student ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Project X (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three high school seniors throw a party to make a name for themselves. As the night progresses, things spiral out of control as word of the party spreads.
Style: teen sex comedy, humorous, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: party, when the parents are away, teenager, youth, student, friends, popularity, high school, buddies, looking for sex, adolescence, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pasadena california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Bring It On: Fight to the Finish (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Christina Milian stars as sassy cheer captain Lina Cruz, whose world is turned upside-down when her family moves from the urban streets of East Los Angeles to the sunny beach town of Malibu. At her new school, Lina clashes with Avery, the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, cheerleader, cheerleading, teenage love, contests and competitions, interracial couple, high school hunk, siblings relations, lifestyle, youth, sport team, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, malibu california, florida, los angeles
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100%
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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, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: best friends, youth, rivalry, misfit, society, teenage life, high school, vengeance, disorder, coming of age, prank, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
American Sophomore (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of high school kids enjoy many adventures throughout their formative tenth grade year.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, light, teen comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, escapades, youth, friends, disorder, social relations, high school, nudity (full frontal - brief), high school life, teenager
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Lemonade Mouth (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows five disparate high school students - Olivia, Mo, Charlie, Stella, and Wen who meet in detention. They realize they are destined to rock, and ultimately form a band that becomes a champion for students sidelined by the high school ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, entertaining
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: high school, youth, teenage life, artists and showbiz, friends, music band, friendship, performance, lifestyle, high school life, self discovery, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Foreign Exchange (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four high school friends plan to ride out their senior year taking easy classes, including a program for housing foreign exchange students and eventually all attending Ohio State. Hurdles befall each of the four: grades, higher aspirations, love. Is ...
Style: teen sex comedy, not serious, realistic, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, lifestyle, love and romance, youth, hardcase students, buddies, sexual content, couples, social relations, wooing, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mac & Devin Go to High School (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A comedy that follows two high school students -- one overachiever struggling to write his valedictorian speech, the other a senior now going on his 15th year of school.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, entertaining, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, high school, silly humor, teachers and students, social relations, youth, drug dealing, slacker, marijuana, power relations, high school life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 7K
Teen Spirit (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The story is about Amber, a mean popular girl who gets electrocuted and dies and is not allowed to enter into heaven unless she helps the least popular girl in school become Prom Queen within a week, but things do not go as planned.
Style: entertaining, touching, light, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: high school, popularity, youth, prom, teenage life, social relations, ghost, teenage girl, supernatural, high school life, afterlife, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
All I Wanna Do (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: If there's one thing this wild group of friends at an all-girls high school has learned, it's how to get what they want! So when word leaks out that their school is about to merge with an all-boys academy, some of the students strike ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: boarding school, school, battle of the sexes, coming of age, friendship between girls, teenage life, teenage love, buddies, gender, rebelliousness, youth, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 80s
Place: new york state, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
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Mean Girls (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, witty, cynical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, popularity, teenage life, teenager, popular girl, fish out of water, high school life, student, stereotypes, adolescence, rivalry, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, africa, illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
General Education (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Levi Collins is set to go to the local University on a tennis scholarship, but he forgot to tell his parents one thing - he didn't graduate. As a result, he must take summer school before his mom and dad discover he's failed senior ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, summer school, teenage love, high school life, youth, tennis, social relations, parents and children, college, ambition, fall in love, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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35%
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, high school, win over, wooing, youth, nothing goes right, misfit, disorder, social relations, social misfits, high school life, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.1
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Mean Girls 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story revolves around a new high school student, Jo (Meaghan Martin) , who agrees to befriend an outcast, Abby (Jennifer Stone), at the urging of Abby's wealthy father in exchange for paying all of Jo's costs for the college of her ...
Style: feel good, witty, cynical, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, misfit, friends, high school life, social misfits, teachers and students, teenage life, bitch, best friends, youth, high school hunk, mean girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
License to Drive (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Teenager Les Anderson thinks his life can't get any worse after he flunks his driver's exam, but he's wrong. Even though he didn't receive his license, Les refuses to break his date with the cool Mercedes Lane, and he decides to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, road movie, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, underage drinking, nothing goes right, love and romance, family relations, high school life, teenage love, teenage life, friendship, parents and children, lifestyle, stealing a car ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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My Life as Liz (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: My Life as Liz is a mockumentary style American television series that centers on the life of Liz Lee, a misfit high-school senior living in small town Texas. The series debuted on MTV on January 18, 2010. The first season finale aired on March 8, ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, youth, social relations, teenage life, high school life, power relations, parents and children, society, best friends, family relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, new york
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31%
The Liverpool Goalie (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Thirteen year old Jo is a smart thinker of a guy, and has a very vivid imagination, but is bothered by his fellow classmates, and is a rather hopeless soccer goalie. Still he tries to cope with this difficult time in life. He's doing the ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: soccer, love and romance, friends, teenage love, friendship, ambition, dark humor, social relations, power relations, high school life, school, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, europe
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31%
Hating Alison Ashley (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Classmates Erica Yurgen and Alison Ashley vie with each other to become the undisputed star of their class.
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, single parent, coming of age, high school life, family relations, power relations, misfit, youth, uninhibited rivalry, teenage life, sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Legally Blondes (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Moving from England to California, the youngest cousins of Elle Woods must defend themselves when their schools reigning forces turn on the girls and try to frame them for a crime.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: twins, fashion, youth, coming of age, friendship, teenage life, high school life, fish out of water, friends, siblings relations, high school, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
House Party: Tonight's the Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pair of high school rappers have two major goals - make music and get hot girls. The best way to get both is to throw the biggest and best house party ever! The night of the party, one of the boys is grounded by his parents, so it's up to his ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, teenage life, youth, buddies, friends, disorder, hip hop, sexual content, silly humor, girl, profanity, drugs/alcohol
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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We the Party (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, five high-school friends deal with romance, money, prom, college, sex, bullies, Facebook, fitting in, standing out, and finding themselves.
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, dating, prom, teenage love, hip hop, youth, society, lifestyle, coming of age, sexual content, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Kids in America (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Inspired by real events, this ribald comedy pits an unlikely gang of students against their principal after she bars safe-sex activities on campus. Protesting Principal Weller's muzzling of free speech, the teens stage a bold and hilarious ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, cheerleader, teenage life, sexual relations, friendship, lifestyle, rebellion, school, high school life, power relations, society, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Bikini Spring Break (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of coeds from a small conservative college break out of their shells when their marching band bus breaks down in Fort Lauderdale during Spring Break.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: beach party, youth, nothing goes right, best friends, teenage life, disorder, friends, road trip, bus, female nudity, spring break, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Inbetweeners (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A group of teenagers navigating high school and charging into adulthood the way everyone does... by taking one step forward and three steps back.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school student, high school, lifestyle, social relations, teenage life, friendship between men, youth, battle of the sexes, looking for sex, buddies, coming of age, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Super Sweet 16: The Movie (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, rivalry, high school, friends, contests and competitions, birthday party, lifestyle, ambition, teenage life, couples, youth, wealth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Weekend (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the spirit of "Superbad" and "Dazed and Confused," "The Weekend" relishes the moments that made being a teenager so excruciatingly painful and fantastic. Over the course of a single weekend, various teenagers ...
Style: not serious, sexy, humorous, realistic, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, love and romance, high school life, lifestyle, prank, college, nightlife, romance, college life, youth, teenage life, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Dear Lemon Lima (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Vanessa gets a dose of reality when Philip, her one true love, ends their relationship, again. The quirky teen enrolls in his school to win him back, but ends up making matters worse. Downgraded to social outcast, Vanessa struggles to reclaim ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, misfit, against the odds, ambition, contests and competitions, imaginary character, teenage protagonist, obsession, teenage girl, high school, coming of age, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%