Student life movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant student life movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, light, semi serious, serious and entertaining films and TV shows about / with student life, youth, college, college life, friendship, lifestyle, student, storytelling, dialogue and mentor plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Italy, Germany and other countries.
student life
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student life movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as student life: 3 Idiots (2009), So Undercover (2012), Sydney White (2007), Community (2009), Greek (2007), Pitch Perfect (2012), Sorority Boys (2002), First Daughter (2004), Student Services (2010), Love the Hard Way (2001).

List of student life movies

 8.4
 294K
3 Idiots (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: In the tradition of “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” comes this refreshing comedy about a rebellious prankster with a crafty mind and a heart of gold. Rascal. Joker. Dreamer. Genius... You've never met a college student quite like ...
Style: humorous, inspirational, touching, semi serious, entertaining ...
Plot: rebelliousness, student life, friends, college, teachers and students, student, comedy of errors, friendship, romance, bollywood, talented, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
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 5.0
 18K
So Undercover (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the FBI hires her to go undercover at a college sorority, Molly Morris (Miley Cyrus) must transform herself from a tough, streetwise private investigator to a refined, sophisticated university girl to help protect the daughter of a one-time ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: undercover, college, secret agents, student life, hidden identity, private detective, working undercover, social relations, lifestyle, disorder, youth, fbi ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa
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 6.3
 43K
Sydney White (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A modern retelling of Snow White set against students in their freshman year of college in the greek system.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: college, college life, student life, fall in love, youth, friendship, social misfits, romance, rivalry, popularity, student, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco, new jersey
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 8.5
 172K
Community (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Follow the lives of a group of students at what is possibly the world’s worst community college in the fictional locale of Greendale, Colorado.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, stylized, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, student life, college life, social relations, friends, hardcase students, lifestyle change, odd, uptight character, college, joke, sarcasm ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: colorado, usa, campus
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 7.6
 23K
Greek (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Casey Cartwright is poised to become the most powerful girl in the Greek system. Rusty, her little brother, is new on campus and he's the geek. But he sees Cyprus-Rhodes University as an opportunity to create a whole new identity.
Style: humorous, sentimental, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, student, college, sorority, fraternity, college life, siblings relations, misfit, youth, social relations, ex couple relations, dating ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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 7.2
 254K
Pitch Perfect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: College student Beca knows she does not want to be part of a clique, but that's exactly where she finds herself after arriving at her new school. Thrust in among mean gals, nice gals and just plain weird gals, Beca finds that the only thing ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: music band, rivalry, friends, contests and competitions, college life, youth, social relations, musician, training, follow your dream, young woman, student life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
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 5.5
 13K
Sorority Boys (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends who head the Social Committee in a frat house, called KOK (Kappa Omicron Kappa), are charged with stealing money their fraternity has been saving for a cocktail cruise at the end of the semester, the one that guarantees them a spot at ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: cross dressing, hidden identity, sorority, college, student life, farce, comedy of errors, fish out of water, gender bending, fall in love, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.0
 20K
First Daughter (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Samantha MacKenzie, the daughter of the president of the United States, arrives at college with a group of Secret Service agents. Samantha, however, resents their presence and decides she wants to attend school just like a normal student. Her father ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: college, college life, white house, secret agents, unlikely couple, first lady, fall in love, love and romance, youth, friendship, student life, daughter ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, washington d.c., san francisco
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Student Services (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Laura is a 19-year-old university freshman who desperately wants to do well in school. She works a part-time job but cannot make ends meet. One evening in which she is short of funds, she answers a personal ad online by "Joe," 57, who ...
Style: psychological, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: hotel, prostitute, student life, college student, hotel room, money problems, innocence lost, deception, old man, university, lifestyle, misogynist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, campus
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Love the Hard Way (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Claire, a brilliant student, seeks answers to the meaning of life in the calm of her biology laboratory. One day, she meets a mysterious young man, Jack, at the cinema, and is intrigued by his style, assurance and audacity. Apart from his artistic ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: love affair, opposites attract, couples, crime, love and romance, neo noir, cons and scams, student life, fall in love, crimes, dishonesty, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 4.3
 3K
The Pool (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: School's out, exams are over, and it's time for real life to begin. But before 12 friends from the International High School in Prague disappear to the four corners of the earth, they intend to throw the best party of their lives. The idea ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, swimming pool, psychopath, youth, murder, mysterious character, serial killer, party, gory, student life, violence, mask ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, czech republic
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 6.8
 10K
Hellcats (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Pre-law student Marti Perkins' world is flipped upside down when she loses her scholarship, and realizes the only way she can stay in school is by reigniting her dormant teen gymnastic skills to win a place on Lancer University's legendary ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: cheerleading, college, college life, friends, student life, sport, teenage life, ambition, youth, social relations, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: campus, memphis, usa, southern usa
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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, buddies, student life, youth, strong sexual content, sex, party, college life, drinking, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
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Monsters University (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University — when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: college, university, friendship, odd couple, bully, monster, teamwork, competition, student life, teachers and students, underdog, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s, 2000s, future
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Teacher's Pet (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Psychopath Debbie Strand escapes from a mental institution for the criminally insane and takes the identity of a co-ed she meets and dies out of fear of Debbie and sets herself up on a college campus where she once again begins killing students and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, obsession, stalking, female psychopath, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, student life, crimes, hidden identity, escaped mental patient, unrequited love, teachers and students ...
Time: 90s
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American Psycho II: All American Girl (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Rachel is a criminology student hoping to land a position as a teacher's assistant for professor Robert Starkman. She's sure this position will pave the way to an FBI career, and she's willing to do anything to obtain it -- including ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, college, fbi, obsession, slasher, competition, mind game, student life, rivalry, blind ambition, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington state
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 5.7
 16K
Son in Law (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Country girl Rebecca has spent most of her life on a farm in South Dakota, and, when she goes away to college in Los Angeles, Rebecca immediately feels out of place in the daunting urban setting. She is befriended by a savvy party animal named ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, comic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, college, farm, unlikely couple, opposites attract, countryside, culture clash, romance, thanksgiving, disorder, goofy hero, student life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, las vegas, los angeles
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The Social Network (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room as a small site among ...
Style: clever, based on true events, realistic, intellectual, serious ...
Plot: computers and web, rise to the top, ambition, programmer, inventions and discoveries, social relations, ego clash, computer genius, creator, college, social network, facebook ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2003
Place: usa, california, harvard university, massachusetts, new york
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The Bodies Presented Traces of Carnal Violence (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A series of sex murders shock a college campus, and four beautiful young girlfriends head for the safety of an isolated country villa. But as they succumb to their own erotic desires, their weekend of pleasure becomes a vacation to dismember at the ...
Style: twists and turns, rough, suspenseful, scary, psycho film ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mystery killer, murder, masked killer, college, stalking, perversion, countryside, investigation, woman in danger, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: rome italy, southern italy, italy
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 6.7
 7K
Fandango (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Five college buddies from the University of Texas circa 1971 embark on a final road trip odyssey across the Mexican border before facing up to uncertain futures, in Vietnam and otherwise.
Style: road movie, sentimental, touching, semi serious, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, date night
Plot: young lovers, male bonding, trip, coming of age, friendship, obsessive quest, buddies, on the road, adolescence vs adulthood, student life, love and romance, culture clash ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, future
Place: austin texas, texas, vietnam
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 6.1
 58K
Larry Crowne (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When he suddenly finds himself without his long-standing blue-collar job, Larry Crowne enrolls at his local college to start over. There, he becomes part of an eclectic community of students and develops a crush on his teacher.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: college, loss of job, romance, teacher, self discovery, starting over, teachers and students, love, student life, college life, power relations, petty job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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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, unlikely criminals, fish out of water, life turned upside down, college life, student life, fall in love, dishonesty, youth, fashion designer, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus
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 5.8
 5K
Hell Night (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four college pledges are forced to spend the night in a deserted old mansion where they get killed off one by one by the monstrous surviving members of a family massacre years earlier for trespassing on their living grounds.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, slasher, ghost, college, gory, abandoned house, deadly, student life, college life, stalking, serial killer, psychopathic killer ...
Time: 80s
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 5.3
 125K
Spring Breakers (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After four college girls rob a restaurant to fund their spring break in Florida, they get entangled with a weird dude with his own criminal agenda.
Style: sexy, disturbing, humorous, talky, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: juvenile delinquency, party, female friendship, best friends, youth, drugs/alcohol, sex, teenage life, strong sexual content, student life, society, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa, california
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 7.9
 13K
Fresh Meat (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A group of six students about to embark on the most exciting period of their lives so far: university!
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, sitcom, university, drugs/alcohol, social relations, roommate, college, young adult, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, twentysomething life, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, manchester
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 5.7
 2K
The Student (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about an ambitious teaching student, busy preparing for her final exams, whose studies are interrupted by a passionate affair with a jazz musician. Twenty-one-year-old Valentine (Sophie Marceau) works part time as a teacher while ...
Style: humorous, realistic, romantic, light, semi serious ...
Plot: love, love affair, student, musician, couples, romance, love and romance, relationship vs career, fall in love, musician's life, student life, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, france
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 8.0
 16K
Undeclared (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: College freshman Steve Karp, his girlfriend and their fellow dorm-mates embark on one the greatest experiences of their lives...unfortunately for Steve, his lonely and recently divorced father is tagging along for the ride.
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, light, realistic ...
Plot: college, looking for sex, sexual relations, university, coming of age, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, college life, student life, youth, roommate, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, 2000s
Place: california, campus
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 5.0
 2K
Needle (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this cunning mystery-horror hybrid, college student Ben inherits a curious old mechanical box that churns out voodoo dolls. When a shadowy figure starts using the box to murder Ben's friends, Ben must find the killer.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, bloody
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, murder, danger, mystery, college, deadly, supernatural, voodoo, youth, slasher, curses spells and rituals, student life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, campus
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 7.5
 66K
Suspiria (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: From the moment she arrives in Freiberg, Germany, to attend the prestigious Tans Academy, American ballet-dancer Suzy Bannion senses that something horribly evil lurks within the walls of the age-old institution.
Style: gothic, surreal, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: dancer's life, witch, coven, murder, mystery, boarding school, woman in danger, brutality, killing off one by one, student life, conspiracy, ballet ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977
Place: germany, europe
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 4.9
 33K
The Roommate (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Sara, a young design student from Iowa, arrives for college in Los Angeles, she is eager to fit in and get to know the big city. Her wealthy roommate, Rebecca, is more than eager to take Sara under her wing and show her the ropes. The two ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, college, roommate, murder, medication, college life, danger, woman in danger, social relations, student life, psychology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, campus, los angeles
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