College movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant college movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, light, clever, harsh and semi serious films and TV shows about / with college, college life, youth, mentor, catastrophe, storytelling, dialogue, friendship, runaway and stereotypes plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as college: Accepted (2006), 21 & Over (2013), So Undercover (2012), After (2019), The Prince and Me (2004), Sydney White (2007), Monsters University (2013), Animal House (1978), Van Wilder: Party Liaison (2002), Blue Mountain State (2010).

List of college movies

 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, not serious, feel good, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, student, college life, overnight success, unconventional method, cons and scams, youth, misfit partners, slacker, graduation, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa, harvard university, ohio, yale university
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 5.9
 68K
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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 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, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: undercover, college, secret agents, hidden identity, student life, private detective, working undercover, lifestyle, disorder, social relations, youth, fbi ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa
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 5.9
 4K
After (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman falls for a guy with a dark secret and the two embark on a rocky relationship.
Style: romantic, emotional, light, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, college, fall in love, opposites attract, couples, sex scene, student, love, teenage crush, boyfriend, virgin, book ...
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The Prince and Me (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fairy tale love-story about pre-med student Paige who falls in love with a Danish Prince "Eddie" who refused to follow the traditions of his parents and has come to the US to quench his thirst for rebellion. Paige and Edward come from ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, college, opposites attract, love and romance, social differences, fall in love, eligible bachelor, college life, couples, society, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, medical school, denmark, australia, san francisco
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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: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: college, college life, student life, fall in love, youth, friendship, rivalry, popularity, romance, friends, social misfits, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco, new jersey
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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, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: university, college, friendship, odd couple, bully, monster, teamwork, competition, student life, teachers and students, underdog, family ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 1990s, future
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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
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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
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Blue Mountain State (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Three incoming freshmen attending Midwestern college football powerhouse Blue Mountain State must quickly adapt to college life and juggle football, girls, classes and nonstop hazing.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: youth, college, sport, strong sexual content, friends, looking for sex, sexual activity, sport team, american football, college life, ambition, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The making of a horror movie takes on a terrifying reality for students at the most prestigious film school in the country in 'Urban Legends: Final Cut', the suspenseful follow up to the smash hit 'Urban Legend'. At Alpine ...
Style: scary, surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, urban legend, college, serial killer, teenage life, murder, psychopath, who done it, rivalry, gory, college life, masked killer ...
Time: 90s
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 5.9
 20K
100 Girls (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This sexy, teen-comedy is about a freshman, Matthew, at college who meets his dream girl in a dorm elevator during a blackout. He never sees her face, but instantly falls in love. In the morning, the power is restored, but the "dream girl" ...
Style: humorous, sexy, talky, light, clever ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: elevator, college, youth, love and romance, cross dressing, teen sex comedy, battle of the sexes, fall in love, college life, romance, sex, martial arts ...
Time: 90s
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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, starting over, student life, teacher, power relations, petty job, self discovery, college life, self esteem, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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 7.0
 315K
22 Jump Street (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, witty, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, undercover cop, friendship, drug dealing, arrest, undercover, youth, dimwit, parody, police investigation, high school, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, usa, mexico, new orleans, tokyo
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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, realistic, based on true events, serious, intellectual ...
Plot: computers and web, ambition, rise to the top, programmer, computer genius, social relations, inventions and discoveries, creator, ego clash, hacker, betrayal, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2003
Place: usa, california, harvard university, massachusetts, new york
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Try Seventeen (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Teenager Jones has opted not to go to college and is instead renting a room in a boarding house to work on his writing skills. Soon, Jones finds himself dividing his time between two women: a young actress named Lisa and a photographer named Jane. ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, coming of age, love triangle, road trip, romance, youth, teenage life, looking for love, fall in love, parents and children, adolescence, relationships ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
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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: sexy, suspenseful, serious, realistic, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, college, stalking, female psychopath, hidden identity, femme fatale, student life, dangerous attraction, crimes, teachers and students, escaped mental patient, unrequited love ...
Time: 90s
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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: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: college, college life, white house, fall in love, love and romance, unlikely couple, secret agents, friendship, youth, first lady, student life, paparazzi ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, washington d.c., san francisco
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 5.1
 32K
Truth or Dare (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, scary, suspense ...
Plot: murder, friendship, manipulation, betrayal, college, danger, rivalry, survival, adventure, suicide, game, demon ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico, usa, big ben london, tijuana mexico
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 6.3
 16K
Prozac Nation (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Elizabeth is on the verge of losing her grip on life after she leaves her emotionally fraught home to start college. Quickly, her life takes a turn for the worse: She clashes with her roommate and decides her boyfriend, Rafe, is her sole salvation. ...
Style: psychological, clever, cynical, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, college, depression, university, introspection, insomnia, drugs/alcohol, therapy, dysfunctional family, suicide attempt, journalism, writer's life ...
Time: 80s
Place: harvard university, austin texas
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The Brotherhood (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The fraternity "Doma (House of) Tau Omega" has found a key to eternal youth without having to become blood-drinking vampires. Will they be able to recruit Chris, an innocent and perfect newcomer?
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, serious
Plot: college, supernatural, vampire, friendship, fraternity, frat party, danger, student life, teenage life, secret society, eternal youth, initiation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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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: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, realistic ...
Plot: college, sexual relations, looking for sex, coming of age, university, adolescence vs adulthood, roommate, student life, college life, best friends, youth, father son relationship ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, campus
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 4.1
 1K
The Cook (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Over a long holiday weekend, unable to escape the confines of their sorority house, a handful of unsuspecting girls are left behind to enjoy the quiet sanctuary. The normal house staff has taken off for the weekend, leaving the girls to fend for ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: college, serial killer, college life, cook, voyeurism, student life, slasher, deadly, gory, buddies, teenage life, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
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Everybody Wants Some!! (2016)
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
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 6.6
 25K
Back to School (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Self-made millionaire Thornton Melon decides to get a better education and enrolls at his son Jason's college. While Jason tries to fit in with his fellow students, Thornton struggles to gain his son's respect, giving way to hilarious ...
Style: humorous, clever, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, bribe, clothing store, fish out of water, switching roles, disorder, misfit, youth, college life, follow your dream, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1940, future
Place: usa, campus
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The House Bunny (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shelley is living a carefree life until a rival gets her tossed out of the Playboy Mansion. With nowhere to go, fate delivers her to the sorority girls from Zeta Alpha Zeta. Unless they can sign a new pledge class, the seven socially clueless women ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: college life, college, love and romance, friendship, makeover, sorority, coming of age, fall in love, rivalry, friends, youth, starting over ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, usa, los angeles, new jersey
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 5.2
 60K
The Naked Mile (2006)
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, realistic, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, erection, road trip, masturbation, virgin, virginity, adolescence, youth, college life, teenage love, graduation, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: campus, usa, michigan
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New Best Friend (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alicia is a poor girl starting college. Hadley, Julianne and Sydney are three well-off girls in a row house. Classes begin and Alicia is paired with Hadley to work on a sociology class project. At first rejected, Alicia is finally accepted into ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, college, party, sex, betrayal, eating disorder, student, money, sheriff, fight, police, wealth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
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Happy Death Day (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A college student relives the day of her murder over and over again as she tries to discover her killer's identity.
Style: surprise ending, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, twist ending
Plot: time loop, college, murder, birthday, mystery killer, masked killer, time travel, dead teenager, dying repeatedly, father daughter relationship, sorority, cupcake ...
Time: 2010s
Place: arizona
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 7.9
 2K
Glory Daze (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Glory Daze is an American comedy-drama television series. The one-hour series revolves around a group of college freshmen who pledge a fraternity in 1986. The series aired from November 16, 2010, to January 18, 2011 on TBS. On February 24, 2011, ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: college, buddies, student life, college life, sitcom, youth, young people, teenage life, friends, social relations, young adult, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: wisconsin, usa, indiana
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