Movies like Animal House

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Animal House
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, realistic, witty, not serious, funny, clever, suspense, scenic, interesting, talky ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, rebellion, drinking, beer, revenge, road trip, virginity, buddies, rebelliousness, fraternity, chase, looking for sex, nudity (topless - notable), irreverent, college freshman, runaway, storytelling, violent, vengeance, mentor, sex, college life, dialogue, chaos and mayhem, gunfight ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 80s
Place: pennsylvania
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Dazed and Confused
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102 min.
 7.7
Superbad
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USA
113 min.
 7.6
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Most similar movies to Animal House

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, funny and not serious films with plots about mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, friends, drinking, brutality and pornography mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Animal House: Revenge of the Nerds (1984), Old School (2003), Porky's (1981), Everybody Wants Some!! (2016), Dazed and Confused (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Revenge of the Nerds
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: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, underdog, vengeance, beer, revenge, chase, teenager, buddies, nerds, high school, stereotypes, bullying ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
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System:   95%
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 7.1
 199K
Old School
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, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friendship, drinking, revenge, chase, farce, vengeance, drugs/alcohol, buddies, beer, road trip, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, new york, san diego california
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System:   72%
    User:   82%
 
 6.2
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Porky's
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 1954, a group of Florida high schoolers seek out to lose their virginity which leads them to seek revenge on a sleazy nightclub owner and his redneck sheriff brother for harassing them.
Style: humorous, sexy, not serious, funny, sexual ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, virginity, teenager, school, sex, coming of age, vengeance, male nudity, revenge, teacher, beer, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 50s, 1950s, year 1954
Place: florida, miami, usa
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System:   63%
    User:   54%
 
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Everybody Wants Some!!
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, reflective ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, drinking, baseball, beer, friendship, rivalry, sport team, ambition, school, sport, sexualized violence, coming-of-age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1980
Place: usa, texas, california
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System:   62%
    User:   61%
 
Dazed and Confused
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of Texas teens on their last day of school in 1976, centering on student Randall Floyd, who moves easily among stoners, jocks and geeks. Floyd is a star athlete, but he also likes smoking weed, which presents a conundrum ...
Style: realistic, talky, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, coming of age, friendship, teenager, small town, marijuana, adolescence, cult, geek, teacher, drinking, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1976
Place: texas, usa, california, new jersey, london ...
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System:   59%
    User:   56%
 
 7.6
 468K
Superbad
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, talky, realistic, witty, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night, teen comedy
Plot: friendship, teenager, high school, coming of age, adolescence, school, geek, police, obsessive quest, drugs, party, virginity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
 6.4
 219K
American Pie 2
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The whole gang are back and as close as ever. They decide to get even closer by spending the summer together at a beach house. They decide to hold the biggest party ever to be seen, even if the preparation doesn't always go to plan. Especially ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: sex, college, teenager, stupidity, farce, strong sexual content, drinking, buddies, party, virginity, stereotypes, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   49%
 
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Heathers
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A girl who halfheartedly tries to be part of the "in crowd" of her school meets a rebel who teaches her a more devious way to play social politics: by killing the popular kids.
Style: dark humor, cynical, biting, witty, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, suicide, cult, friendship, teenager, murder, coming of age, high school life, diary, adolescence, teenagers, cheerleading ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   50%
 
 5.2
 59K
The Naked Mile
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The movie will shift its focus on Erik Stifler, the cousin of Matt and Steve, a youngster who is nothing like his wild relations. Peer pressure starts to turn him to live up to the legacy of the other Stiflers when he attends the Naked Mile, a naked ...
Style: sexual, humorous, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, virginity, adolescence, road trip, high school, beer, buddies, male nudity, nudity (topless - notable), drinking, internet, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: michigan, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   48%
 
 5.6
 7K
Neighbors
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: One man's quiet suburban life takes a sickening lurch for the worse when a young couple move into the deserted house next door. From the word go it is obvious these are not the quiet professional types who *should* be living in such a nice ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (topless - notable), farce, school, couple relations, friendship, suburbs, parents and children, eccentric family, life & death, nothing goes right, drinking, insanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   59%
 
 4.6
 12K
College
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, weed, beer, revenge, buddies, drugs/alcohol, high school, prank, road trip, looking for sex, college life, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   52%
 
 6.3
 32K
Bachelor Party
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This outrageously funny look at one man's final moments of bachelorhood stars Tom Hanks as Rick, reluctant recipient of a bachelor bash given by a group of friends who view partying as their full-time religion. Rick's worried fiancée, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: male nudity, chase, drinking, buddies, sex, couples, pornography, disorder, vengeance, beer, dumb, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   44%
 
Fraternity Vacation
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, not serious, realistic, surreal, reflective
Audience: teens
Plot: college, beer, on the road, best friends, buddies, friendship, school, prank, high school, mentor, looking for love, finnish ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   43%
 
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Porky's Revenge
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As graduation nears for the class of 1955 at Angel Beach High, the gang once again faces off against their old enemy, Porky, who wants them to throw the school's championship basketball game since he has bet on the opposing team.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sexual, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, vengeance, male nudity, buddies, school, underdog, revenge, contests and competitions, college, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, prank ...
Time: 80s, 1950s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   57%
 
Dead Man on Campus
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, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, weed, suicide, buddies, crimes, beer, dumb, stupidity, love and romance, road trip, goth, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   59%
 
 7.5
 118K
Trading Places
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: rags to riches, screwball, poverty, fish out of water, drinking, revenge, millionaire, business, unlikely partners, verbal byplay, prostitution, homeless ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   55%
 
 5.4
 55K
Beta House
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Erik, Ryan, and Cooze start college and pledge the Beta House fraternity, presided over by none other than legendary Dwight Stifler. But chaos ensues when a fraternity of geeks threatens to stop the debauchery and the Betas have to make a stand for ...
Style: sexual, humorous, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: college, sex, geek, male nudity, buddies, nudity (topless - notable), revenge, pornography, virginity, stereotypes, teenager, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
Road Trip: Beer Pong
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: It’s Road Trip - Beer Pong! Three college roommates are on the ride of their lives when they drop everything to join a bus full of sexy, scantily clad models to compete in the ultimate sport competition: the National Beer Pong Tournament.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beer, college, road trip, bus, on the road, contests and competitions, storytelling, university, looking for sex, student life, nudity (topless - notable), chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, kentucky, atlanta georgia, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   60%
 
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 4.3
 2K
H.O.T.S.
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: humorous, sexual, erotic, not serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, high school, university, male nudity, sex, nudity (topless - notable), best friends, buddies, pornography, goofy hero, school, cheerleading ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   52%
 
American Reunion
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, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, drinking, masturbation, buddies, drugs/alcohol, revenge, high school, male nudity, strong sexual content, virginity, reunion, pornography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   58%
 
 6.3
 256K
Neighbors
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, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: neighbor neighbor relationship, uninhibited rivalry, farce, fraternity, college, party, revenge, youth, prank, stupidity, family, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1971, year 1985
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
 6.5
 114K
Accepted
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, not serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, high school, drinking, beer, college life, teenager, cons and scams, road trip, stereotypes, teacher, youth, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, yale university, ohio, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
 6.5
 12K
Night Shift
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A nebbish of a morgue attendant gets shunted back to the night shift where he is shackled with an obnoxious neophyte partner who dreams of the "one great idea" for success. His life takes a bizarre turn when a prostitute neighbour ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, macabre, funny, realistic ...
Plot: prostitution, friendship, pimp, prostitute, buddies, mentor, nightlife, unlikely friendships, nothing goes right, misfit, disorder, dialogue ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   52%
 
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Porky's II: The Next Day
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the students of Angel Beach High decide to stage "An Evening With Shakespeare," their efforts are threatened by Miss Balbricker, who views the works of Shakespeare as obscene. She enlists the help of Reverend Bubba Flavel, a religious ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: high school, school, male nudity, revenge, prank, sex, rebelliousness, teenage love, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, high school life, ninja ...
Time: 80s, 1950s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   40%
 
The Hollywood Knights
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam to high school love.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, halloween, coming of age, vengeance, culture clash, buddies, cars, friendship, revenge, adolescence vs adulthood, beer, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 1960s, year 1965
Place: beverly hills, asia, vietnam, usa, california
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System:   46%
    User:   37%
 
 6.6
 11K
PCU
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, realistic, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, chase, buddies, beer, friendship, male nudity, road trip, weed, college life, stereotypes, drinking, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
The Kentucky Fried Movie
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A series of loosely connected skits that spoof news programs, commercials, porno films, kung-fu films, disaster films, blaxploitation films, spy films, mafia films, and the fear that somebody is watching you on the other side of the TV.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, funny ...
Plot: parody, martial arts, culture clash, danger, kung fu, disorder, siblings relations, foul language, nothing goes right, pornography, heroes, irreverent ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1957, 1950s
Place: manhattan new york city, kansas
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System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
 7.0
 343K
American Pie
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, funny, sexual, gross out humor, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night
Plot: virginity, coming of age, teenager, looking for sex, adolescence, teen sex comedy, high school, teenage sexuality, male nudity, friendship, graduation, sexuality ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: michigan, usa
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System:   43%
    User:   49%
 

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 7.4
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Clerks II
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A calamity at Dante and Randall's shops sends them looking for new horizons - but they ultimately settle at Mooby's, a fictional Disney-McDonald's-style fast-food empire.
Style: humorous, talky, witty, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, workplace, geek, cult, drugs/alcohol, buddies, male nudity, rock, dialogue, workplace romance, store, dialogue driven ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa
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System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
 5.6
 3K
Glory Daze
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, sentimental, reflective ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college, beer, friendship, drinking, buddies, friends, love, looking for love, university, happy ending, life philosophy, mentor ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: california, usa, new jersey
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System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
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