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Accepted (2006)
 6.5
 116K
Accepted (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A high school slacker who's rejected by every school he applies to opts to create his own institution of higher learning, the South Harmon Institute of Technology, on a rundown piece of property near his hometown.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, light, entertaining, realistic, ridiculous, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, student, college life, youth, overnight success, cons and scams, unconventional method, slacker, dishonesty, buddies, graduation, misfit partners, education, college student, college campus, fake id, party, bully, urban legend, rejection, croquet, sprinkler system, embezzler, escapades, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa, ohio, harvard university, yale university

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and funny films with plots about friends, youth, storytelling, mentor, catastrophe, drinking and stereotypes mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Accepted: Project X (2012), 21 & Over (2013), Role Models (2008), The Wedding Ringer (2015), The Internship (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: party, when the parents are away, buddies, youth, looking for sex, teenager, drugs/alcohol, student, popularity, friends, teenage life, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pasadena california, new jersey
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 5.9
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21 & Over (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brilliant student Jeff Chang has the most important interview of his life tomorrow. But today is still his birthday, what starts off as a casual celebration with friends evolves into a night of debauchery that risks to derail his life plan.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, dark humor, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friends, college, youth, college life, young people, birthday, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, buddies, plan gone awry, disorder, debauchery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, usa, medical school
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 6.8
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Role Models (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two salesmen trash a company truck on an energy drink-fueled bender. Upon their arrest, the court gives them a choice: do hard time or spend 150 service hours with a mentorship program. After one day with the kids, however, jail doesn't look ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friends, mentor, friendship, high school, marijuana, party, camping, community service, big brother, womanizer, dimwit, geek ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, friends, nothing goes right, wedding, best man, love and romance, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, cons and scams, drugs/alcohol, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.3
 179K
The Internship (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: rivalry, new job, starting over, career, workplace, middle aged, google, fish out of water, workplace situations, lifestyle change, friends, traditional versus modern ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
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100%
 7.6
 478K
Superbad (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: High school best buddies are facing separation anxiety as they prepare to go off to college. While attempting to score alcohol for a party with help from a fake ID-toting friend, the guys' evening takes a turn into chaotic territory.
Style: humorous, absurd, idiotic, funny, bad taste humour ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, boys' night, date night
Plot: teenage life, adolescence, party, looking for sex, teenager, youth, friendship, nerds, social awkwardness, one night, plan gone awry, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
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100%
 4.6
 12K
College (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A wild weekend is in store for three high school seniors who visit a local college campus as prospective freshmen.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, idiotic, awful ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: college, fraternity, frat party, college life, friends, drugs/alcohol, looking for sex, lifestyle, prank, friendship, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 7.6
 104K
Animal House (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.
Style: humorous, witty, funny, not serious, light ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, rivalry, youth, chaos and mayhem, looking for sex, rebelliousness, college freshman, sex, party, revenge, probation, college campus ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 80s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.0
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American Pie (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a high-school party, four friends find that losing their collective virginity isn't as easy as they had thought. But they still believe that they need to do so before college. To motivate themselves, they enter a pact to all ...
Style: humorous, sexual, realistic, gross out humor, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night
Plot: virginity, looking for sex, party, teen sex comedy, teenager, teenage life, teenage love, coming of age, graduation, masturbation, high school life, voyeurism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: michigan, usa
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100%
 7.0
 297K
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: feel good, humorous, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, fish out of water, popularity, teenager, rivalry, manipulation, stereotypes, betrayal, student, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, africa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 3K
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, party, student, teacher, adolescence vs adulthood, looking for love, nightlife, college life, student life ...
Time: future, 90s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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38%
 6.3
 263K
Neighbors (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: party, neighbor neighbor relationship, stupidity, farce, youth, fraternity, adolescence vs adulthood, uninhibited rivalry, prank, rivalry, college, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1985, year 1971
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.9
 32K
The New Guy (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy high school senior Dizzy Harrison has finally gotten lucky -- after purposely getting expelled, he takes lessons in 'badass cool' from a convict and enrolls at a new school. But can he keep up the ruse?
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, teenage love, starting over, goofy hero, high school life, high school, cheerleading, misfit, buddies, romance, teenager, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: los angeles
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Dead Man on Campus (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Josh Miller is a studious and responsible pre-med student entering college as a freshman. His wild, hard-partying roommate Cooper Frederickson, on the other hand, is a spoiled rich kid who never studies and spends his time getting drunk and ogling ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: college, teen suicide, pot, college life, youth, crimes, friends, love and romance, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: campus
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Crimes of Fashion (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Brooke, a plain but creative and hard-working student at the top fashion school in the nation, who has come a long way from her tough childhood spent going from one foster home to another as an orphan. She has always dreamed of becoming a fashion ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: fashion, college life, college, student life, fish out of water, fall in love, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, life turned upside down, youth, fashion designer, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The members of the Lambda Lambda Lambda fraternity travel to Fort Lauderdale for a fraternity conference. They'll have to beat off the attacks of their rival frat, the Alphas, if they want to maintain their self-respect -- and, of course, if ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, not serious, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vacation, farce, frame up, defector, nerd, college, youth, teenage life, rivalry, prank, friendship, underdog ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: campus, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 3K
Up the Creek (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bob McGraw is in his 12th year of college, goofing his way through life. Bob, Irwing, Gonzer and Max are the four losers forced and bribed to represent their university in an intercollegiate raft race. Forced and bribed into this role, they make ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, gag humor
Audience: teens
Plot: college, race, cheerleader, drinking, military school, rivalry, friendship, ambition, militant, lifestyle, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 202K
Old School (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three friends attempt to recapture their glory days by opening up a fraternity near their alma mater.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friendship, bribery, lawyer, funeral, debate, eviction, party, divorce, singer, mouth to mouth resuscitation, sex doll ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A comedy that follows a group of friends as they navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood.
Style: realistic, talky, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, rivalry, male friendship, sport team, youth, college life, ambition, buddies, friends, athlete's life, sport, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1980, 80s
Place: usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 4K
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, power relations, buddies, partners, dishonesty, teenage life, college, friendship, youth, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 11K
PCU (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Nervous high school senior Tom Lawrence visits Port Chester University, where he gets a taste of politically correct college life when he's guided by fraternity wild man Droz and his housemates at The Pit. But Droz and his pals have rivals in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, liberal, hippie, republican, mascot, beer keg, college life, politics, weekend, radical, social differences, society ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Fraternity Vacation (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A nerd gains the friendship of two of his frat brothers when his dad offers them his condo for the week in Palm Springs, and also offers the fraternity a hot tub and jacuzzi if they can help his son find a girl. They meet two guys from a rival ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, surreal, reflective ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, friendship, vacation, looking for love, couples, teenage life, partners, opposites attract, youth, family relations, student life, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: iowa, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Revenge of the Nerds (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At Adams College, the jocks rule the school from their house on high, the Alpha Beta fraternity. So when a group of socially-challenged misfits try to go Greek, they're instantly rejected by every house on campus. Deciding to start their own ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, sexual, feel good ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: prank, college, underdog, vandalism, cheerleader, erection, sex, defenestration, teenage life, student life, college life, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Van Wilder: Party Liaison (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Van Wilder has been attending college for far too many years and is scared to graduate, but Van’s father eventually realizes what is going on. When he stops paying his son's tuition fees, Van must come up with the money if he wants to stay in ...
Style: humorous, sexy, funny, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, opposites attract, flirting, youth, buddies, student life, college life, strong sexual content, party, sex, drinking, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.3
 2K
H.O.T.S. (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Four girls spurned by the popular Sorority on campus decide to start their own and steal all the men on campus away from the house that rejected them.
Style: erotic, sexual, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, university, rivalry, sorority, high school, student life, teachers and students, goofy hero, friends, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, misfit ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Mardi Gras: Spring Break (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: For three college guys, it’s senior year and the co-ed experience has left them high and dry. Their solution: A road trip to Mardi Gras, where beautiful babes are happy to lift their shirts and open containers are always welcome. But after ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: looking for sex, youth, college, college life, lifestyle, disorder, teenage life, buddies, friends, male nudity, breasts, cleavage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Midnight Madness (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A genius grad student organizes an all-night treasure hunt in which five rival teams composed of colorful oddballs furiously match wits with one another while trying to locate and decipher various cryptic clues planted ingeniously around Los Angeles.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: college, rivalry, scavenger hunt, adventure, school, disorder, youth, twins, good versus evil, on the road, college life, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
American Reunion (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The characters we met a little more than a decade ago are returning to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t and that time and distance can’t break the bonds ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: masturbation, sexual attraction, friendship, buddies, couple relations, sexual activity, party, reunion, sexual exploration, high school reunion, strong sexual content, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.7
 65K
The Sitter (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Noah, is not your typical entertain-the-kids-no-matter-how-boring-it-is kind of sitter. He's reluctant to take a sitting gig; he'd rather, well, be doing anything else, especially if it involves slacking. When Noah is watching the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: nanny, children, chases and races, nothing goes right, escapades, wild ride, siblings relations, irresponsible, mischievous children, living with parents, drugs/alcohol, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 1.9
 16K
Pledge This! (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: At popular South Beach University, filthy rich super-snob Victoria English is the absolute queen of leading Greek student club, Sigma Sigma. In order to achieve her crowning ambition, winning FHM Magazine's annual best sorority, she must ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, sexual
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, sorority, leadership, friendship, fish out of water, college life, teenage love, buddies, love and romance, teenage life, disorder, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, florida, france, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%