University student movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant university student movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, tense, melancholic, clever and dramatic films and TV shows about / with university student, university, cigarette smoking, student, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, couples, female nudity, love and father son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as university student: Splendor in the Grass (1961), Knife in the Water (1962), Head in the Clouds (2004), 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007), A Coffee in Berlin (2012), Revenge Girl (2017), Sorry to Bother You (2018), Spinning Man (2018), Summer Palace (2006), Three Colors: Red (1994).

List of university student movies

Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film consists of three independent parts: "Workmate", "Déjà vu" and "Operation Y". The plot follows the adventures of Shurik (alternative spelling — Shourick), the naive and nerdy Soviet student who often gets ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: exam, student, misfit partners, goofy hero, nothing goes right, community service, burglary, workplace, construction site, petty criminal, rivalry, warehouse ...
Time: 60s, 1950s
Place: russia, soviet union
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Splendor in the Grass (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A fragile Kansas girl's unrequited and forbidden love for a handsome young man from the town's most powerful family drives her to heartbreak and madness.
Style: emotional, sexual, realistic, sentimental, tense ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: coming of age, small town, promiscuity, forbidden love, basketball, small town life, unrequited love, stock market crash, sexual repression, romance, childhood sweetheart, americana ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1950s
Place: kansas, usa, connecticut, yale university, california
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Knife in the Water (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: On their way to a sailing trip, an aging husband and wife invite along an emphatic young hitchhiker out of sheer patronization.
Style: tense, psychological, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: hitchhiker, polish, drowning, sailing, knife, human nature, ego clash, weekend, dishonesty, family problems, couples, ship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: poland, europe
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Head in the Clouds (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A romantic drama set in 1930's England, Paris, and Spain. Gilda Bessé shares her Paris apartment with an Irish schoolteacher, Guy Malyon, and Mia, a refugee from Spain. As the world drifts toward war, Gilda defiantly pursues her hedonistic ...
Style: sexy, captivating, sentimental, romantic, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sexual relations, love triangle, false accusation, soldier, romance, love and romance, lesbian, war, couple relations, infidelity, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 20s, 40s, 20th century, 30s, 1930s ...
Place: europe, spain, france, england, germany ...
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4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gabita is pregnant, abortion is strictly forbidden in Romania during the communist regime. Despite this it is common practice and Gabita wants an abortion. The movie follows her and her friend Otilia during the day she has made the appointment with ...
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: sexual abuse, abortion, communism, unwanted pregnancy, friendship, hotel, doctor, roommate, black market, young woman, pregnancy, bureaucracy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: romania, europe, california
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A Coffee in Berlin (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A fateful day pushes an aimless college dropout (Tom Schilling) to stop wasting his time and finally engage with life.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, humorous, tragicomedy, melancholic ...
Plot: slacker, unfulfillment, hopes, loner, lifestyle, society, misfit, unsupportive parent, social misfits, german, teenage boy, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: germany, berlin germany, california
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Revenge Girl (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Miki Takaraishi is a smart and beautiful 24-year-old woman, but her personality is not as good. She falls in love with Yuga Saito who is handsome and comes from a politician family. They see each other romantically, but Yugo Saito dumps Miki ...
Plot: apology, chauffeur, dog, imagination, kiss, drinking alcohol, drink, speech, bar, alcohol, telephone call, taking a selfie ...
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Sorry to Bother You (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success – which propels him into a macabre universe.
Style: dark humor
Plot: slavery, blood, black american, poverty, anti capitalism, solidarity, watching a video, job, lighting someone's cigarette, moral dilemma, laughter, african american protagonist ...
Place: oakland california
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Spinning Man (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Sweden, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A 'happily married' professor, known for having many affairs with students, becomes the prime suspect when a young woman is found murdered.
Plot: student, murder suspect, affair, car, water hose, teenage girl, beach, morgue, mouse, suspect, police station, drunken man ...
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Summer Palace (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Country girl Yu Hong leaves her village, her family and her lover to study in Beijing. At university, she discovers an intense world of sexual freedom and forbidden pleasure. Enraptured, compulsive, she falls madly in love with fellow student Zhou ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: college, university, true love, college life, idealism, state affairs, sexual relations, romance, youth, reunion, porn, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: china, asia, germany, europe, beijing china ...
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Three Colors: Red (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Part-time model Valentine meets a retired judge who lives in her neighborhood after she runs over his dog. At first the judge gifts Valentine with the dog, but her possessive boyfriend won't allow her to keep it. When she returns with the dog ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, touching, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: judge, love affair, loneliness, coincidence, model, retired, neighbor, dog, opposites attract, french, isolation, starting over ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: english channel, england, geneva switzerland, switzerland, poland ...
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Murder 101 (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Charles Lattimore, an author of a book about a famous murder trial, arranges to meet with one of his students one night. When the student is found murdered and Lattimore has no alibi, he suspects he is being framed by the subject of his book.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, investigation, crimes, protagonist as suspect, life is a bitch, uncover truth, mystery, who done it, mind game, frame up, police corruption ...
Time: 90s
Place: campus
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Vamps (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The modern-day story focuses on two beautiful young vampires who are living the good nightlife in New York until love enters the picture and each has to make a choice that will jeopardize their immortality.
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, light, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, impossible love, fall in love, best friends, nightlife, love, disorder, female vampire, murder, clubbing, support group ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
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Love and Bruises (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hua, a young woman from Beijing, is a recent arrival in Paris. Exiled in an unknown city, she wanders between her tiny apartment and the university, drifting between former lovers and recent French acquaintances. She meets Matthieu, a young worker ...
Style: sexual, realistic, tense, serious, sincere ...
Plot: love affair, couple relations, love and romance, destructive relationship, romance, sexual relations, fish out of water, couples, fall in love, misfit, eroticism, statue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Love My Life (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ichiko and Eri are two beautiful Japanese university students who are in a lesbian relationship. Ichiko comes out to her father who tells her he is also gay and her mother was a lesbian. Her best friend is gay too, though he has a female who is ...
Style: touching, sexual, realistic, serious, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, lesbian interest, lgbt, lesbian relationship, love affair, couples, fall in love, college, youth, college life, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, tokyo
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From Straight A's to XXX (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a change of circumstances leaves Miriam unable to pay her college tuition, she makes a surprising decision: to start performing in adult films, using the pseudonym Belle Knox. Miriam lies to her family and her friends at school, keeping her ...
Style: porno movie
Plot: awards show, consensual sex, rough sex, girlfriend, freedom, adult filmmaking, dorm room, choice, university, camera, airplane, porn industry ...
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Queen & Country (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, France, UK, Romania
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An Englishman who grew up in London during World War II joins the military to fight in the Korean War.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic, based on true events ...
Plot: military, soldier, wartime life, war, boot camp, buddies, disorder, military life, power relations, friends, youth, englishman ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: europe, england
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The Second Mother (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After leaving her daughter Jessica in a small town in Pernambuco to be raised by relatives, Val spends the next 13 years working as a nanny to Fabinho in São Paulo. She has financial stability but has to live with the guilt of having not raised ...
Style: realistic, touching, gloomy, psychological, serious ...
Plot: housekeeper, architecture, class differences, brazilian, innocence lost, nanny, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, parents and children, parent child relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: brazil, latin america, sao paulo brazil, south america, rio de janeiro ...
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The Signal (2014)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three college students on a road trip across the Southwest experience a detour – the tracking of a computer genius who has already hacked into MIT and exposed security faults. When the trio find themselves drawn to an eerily isolated area, ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, stylized, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hacker, laboratory, secret laboratory, road trip, danger, youth, signal, computer genius, government facility, government agency, disorder, computer system ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: nevada, usa
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Maurice (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1909, Maurice Hall (James Wilby) enters Cambridge, where he befriends wealthy Clive Durham (Hugh Grant). Clive confesses he is sexually attracted to Maurice, who realizes he is a homosexual when he begins to return Clive's feelings. The two ...
Style: touching, clever, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: coming of age, gay, coming out, lgbt, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, college life, british, romance, couples, college, working class ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century, victorian, victorian era ...
Place: england, europe, campus, buenos aires argentina, argentina ...
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Carry on Behind (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professors Vrooshka and Crump decide to visit an archaeological site to study the artifacts there. Lo and behold, it's right next to a caravan site where all manner of people are staying. With a randy Major owning the site, a snobbish mother, ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: russian, dog, stripper, caravan, chaos and mayhem, nothing goes right, friends, beach, disorder, couples, buddies, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, england
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Tori Girl! (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Yukina Toriyama (Tao Tsuchiya) enters a university of science after prepping for one year for her entrance exam. At first, she is shocked by the atmosphere at her school. She becomes attracted to senior student Kei (Mahiro Takasugi). Due to Kei, ...
Plot: flag, drunkard, crutches, recovery, skirt, schoolgirl, team, contest, university student, crash, dance, schoolgirl uniform ...
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Drowning Love (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Natsume Mochizuki works as a teen model in Tokyo, but she learns that she has to move to her father's hometown of Ukigumo. She is in a desperate situation because she can't do the things she wants to do in Ukigumo. One day, she meets ...
Style: sexy
Plot: kiss, umbrella, beer, drink, alcohol, chauffeur, prayer, dating, legs, punched in the face, teacher, japanese schoolgirl ...
Place: tokyo, japan
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Soul Man (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Soul Man is a comedy film made in 1986 about a man who undergoes racial transformation with pills to qualify for an African-American-only scholarship at Harvard Law School. It stars C. Thomas Howell, Rae Dawn Chong, Arye Gross, James Earl Jones, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teen comedy, teens
Plot: racism, college life, scholarship, culture clash, cons and scams, fall in love, dishonesty, disorder, hidden identity, fish out of water, youth, switching roles ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: harvard university, massachusetts, campus, usa, los angeles ...
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The Sins (1962)
Genre: Musical, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Hussein and Ahmad are brothers. Hussein falls in love with a colleague, but his father mysteriously decides that Ahmad should marry her instead.
Plot: love, brother brother relationship, lawyer, betrayal, camping, factory, old friend, arrogance, sadness, election, adoption, university ...
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Narratage (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: During spring, 2nd year university student Izumi Kudo (Kasumi Arimura) receives a phone call from Takashi Hayama (Jun Matsumoto). Takashi Hayama was her adviser/teacher at her high school drama club. He asks her on the phone to take part in a ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, university student, schoolgirl, based on a novel, japanese schoolgirl, japanese woman, brunette, teacher
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Manslaughter (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A college professor abandons his family and his career in order to champion his mistress, a student radical accused of killing a policeman.
Style: psychological, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: crime and punishment, partners, couples, fighting the system, power relations, law enforcement, society, ultimatum, legal, false accusation, hit and run, injustice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: copenhagen denmark, denmark
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Tomorrow I Will Date with Yesterday's You (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Takatoshi Minamiyama (Sota Fukushi) majors in art at an university in Kyoto. On the train to the school, he sees Emi Fukuju (Nana Komatsu) and falls in love with her at first sight. Gathering up all his courage, he speaks to her. They begin to date ...
Plot: time travel, youth, ponytail, japanese woman, train, scarf, mini skirt, short skirt, based on a novel, school uniform, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, university student ...
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Traces of Sin (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tanaka is going through a tough time trying to support his younger sister Mitsuko, recently arrested and hold up in jail. As an investigative reporter, he immerses himself into a story about a shocking murder case gone cold; a family was brutally ...
Plot: murder, journalism, family, mystery, talking in a car, lacrosse, based on a novel, cold case, eye candy, incest, murder of family, investigative reporter ...
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The Inerasable (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: I (Yuko Takeuchi) is a mystery novel writer. I receive a letter from Kubo (Ai Hashimoto), a reader of her novel and a university student. Her letter states that she hears odd sounds from the room where she lives now. I becomes interested by the ...
Style: asian horror
Plot: based on a novel, university student, apartment, letter, investigation, novelist, japanese woman
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