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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, harvard university, ohio, yale university

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, not serious and funny films with plots about friends, youth, buddies, drinking, runaway, mentor and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Sport and Romance genres. Some movies like Accepted: Project X (2012), 21 & Over (2013), Role Models (2008), The Internship (2013), The Wedding Ringer (2015). 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, teenager, popularity, drugs/alcohol, youth, looking for sex, student, friends, teenage life, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pasadena california, new jersey
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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, young people, college life, nothing goes right, birthday, drugs/alcohol, buddies, plan gone awry, disorder, debauchery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, medical school, campus
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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, sentimental, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friends, mentor, friendship, high school, marijuana, party, camping, community service, womanizer, dimwit, geek, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, venice beach california
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100%
 6.3
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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, career, starting over, workplace, middle aged, google, workplace situations, friends, lifestyle change, fish out of water, traditional versus modern ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
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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: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, nothing goes right, friends, wedding, best man, love and romance, dishonesty, disorder, buddies, cons and scams, drugs/alcohol, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
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100%
 7.6
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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: teen comedy, teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: adolescence, party, teenage life, looking for sex, youth, friendship, teenager, nerds, social awkwardness, one night, plan gone awry, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
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 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, boys' night, date night
Plot: college, fraternity, frat party, college life, lifestyle, friends, looking for sex, drugs/alcohol, chaos and mayhem, student life, teenage life, buddies ...
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, sex, youth, looking for sex, chaos and mayhem, rivalry, rebelliousness, college freshman, party, probation, college campus, rebellion ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 80s
Place: pennsylvania
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100%
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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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, college, partners, buddies, dishonesty, teenage life, friends, power relations, friendship, youth, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
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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: sexual, humorous, funny, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night
Plot: virginity, teen sex comedy, looking for sex, party, teenager, teenage life, teenage love, sexuality, teenage sexuality, coming of age, graduation, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: michigan, usa
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 7.0
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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: feel good, humorous, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: teen comedy, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, popularity, fish out of water, teenager, rivalry, manipulation, stereotypes, betrayal, student, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, africa, california
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 5.6
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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, party, teacher, student, adolescence vs adulthood, nightlife, looking for love, college life, singleness ...
Time: future, 90s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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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, realistic, not serious, feel good, light
Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, funny, talky, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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
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Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 2 Guys. 300 Girls. You Do the Math. The two most popular guys in high school decide to ditch football camp for cheerleader camp. For the girls and for the glory.
Style: not serious, feel good, witty, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: cheerleading, cheerleader, high school, football, rivalry, buddies, teenage life, contests and competitions, looking for sex, teenage love, lifestyle, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: illinois, usa
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 5.9
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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
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34%
 5.7
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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, absurd, harsh, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: nanny, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, youth, disorder, on the run, slacker, irresponsible, mischievous children, siblings relations, escapades, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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33%
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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
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Time: 90s, 80s
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33%
 6.6
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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, witty, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, not serious, realistic, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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31%
 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: realistic, not serious, humorous, gag humor
Audience: teens
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: campus, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 4.9
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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, realistic, humorous, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, coming of age, youth, friends, prankster, disorder, siblings relations, school expulsion, power relations, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, party, college life, youth, opposites attract, student life, flirting, buddies, strong sexual content, sex, drinking, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: realistic, humorous, not serious, surreal, reflective ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, friendship, vacation, friends, family relations, youth, opposites attract, best friends, siblings relations, looking for sex, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance ...
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, not serious, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: prank, college, underdog, cheerleader, vandalism, sex, defenestration, teenage life, student life, college life, erection, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
⇓ 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
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, michigan
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30%
 5.3
 1K
Trippin' (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Greg is near the end of his senior year in high school, wanting to go to the prom, eyeing Cinny (the school's beauty with brains) from afar, and regularly trippin', daydreaming about being a big success as a poet, a student, a lover. His ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prom, high school, romance, youth, teenage life, college, love and romance, buddies, college life, lifestyle, drug dealing, friends ...
Time: 90s
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29%
 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, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, university, rivalry, sorority, high school, teenage life, couples, youth, best friends, misfit, gender, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%