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, youth, college life, storytelling, mentor, stereotypes, catastrophe, dialogue, runaway and friendship 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: After (2019), So Undercover (2012), 21 & Over (2013), Sydney White (2007), Blue Mountain State (2010), Accepted (2006), The Prince and Me (2004), Monsters University (2013), 22 Jump Street (2014), Animal House (1978).

List of college movies

 5.4
 16K
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, sexy, emotional, light
Audience: teens
Plot: opposites attract, college, fall in love, couples, youth, love, teenage girl, teenage boy, virgin, student, sex scene, boyfriend ...
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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: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, undercover, secret agents, hidden identity, student life, working undercover, youth, private detective, fbi, disorder, social relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa
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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, 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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 6.3
 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, humorous, semi serious, realistic, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: college, student life, college life, fall in love, youth, rivalry, friendship, popularity, student, romance, friends, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco, new jersey
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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: college, sport, youth, looking for sex, friends, strong sexual content, sexual activity, sport team, american football, college life, athlete's life, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 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, cons and scams, youth, unconventional method, overnight success, graduation, slacker, misfit partners, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, yale university, harvard university, ohio
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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, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, college, opposites attract, love and romance, fall in love, social differences, eligible bachelor, couples, college life, prince, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, denmark, medical school, australia, san francisco
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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: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: university, college, friendship, odd couple, bully, monster, student life, teamwork, competition, teachers and students, underdog, disney ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s, 2010s, future
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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, parody, undercover, drug dealing, arrest, dimwit, youth, police investigation, high school, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, mexico, new orleans, tokyo
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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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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, mystery killer, time travel, birthday, masked killer, dead teenager, dying repeatedly, stalking, hospital, surprise birthday party ...
Time: 2010s
Place: arizona
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Saved by the Bell: The College Years (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Saved by the Bell: The College Years is a sequel to the Saved by the Bell series which ran from September 14, 1993 to February 8, 1994, lasting one season. It was the third incarnation of the franchise. It is also the only series of the franchise to ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, college life, friendship, looking for love, lifestyle, student life, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, teachers and students, coming of age, best friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, campus
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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, 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
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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: surprise ending, scary, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, urban legend, serial killer, college, murder, teenage life, who done it, gory, masked killer, psychopath, rivalry, college life ...
Time: 90s
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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, semi serious, witty, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, switching roles, fish out of water, parents and children, youth, college life, family relations, disorder, teachers and students, follow your dream, father son relationship, university ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1940, future
Place: usa, campus
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 5.1
 35K
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, manipulation, danger, college, betrayal, rivalry, friendship, survival, characters killed one by one, adventure, game, suicide ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico, usa, tijuana mexico, big ben london
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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, cross dressing, college, youth, love and romance, battle of the sexes, college life, fall in love, romance, sex, martial arts, teen sex comedy ...
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, realistic, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: college, loss of job, romance, starting over, student life, teacher, college life, self discovery, teachers and students, power relations, petty job, self esteem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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 5.9
 14K
Gossip (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a beautiful college campus, something ugly is about to be spread around. A bit of gossip that was told is starting to take a frightening turn. Who could it have offended and how far will the person on the other side of the gossip handle the ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, rumor, gossip, investigation, mystery, college life, couples, dishonesty, teenage life, false accusation, crimes, youth ...
Time: 90s
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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: talky, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, rivalry, male friendship, buddies, college life, youth, friends, sport team, friendship, baseball, party, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1980, 80s
Place: usa, texas, california
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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, looking for love, teenage life, 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, realistic, suspenseful, serious, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, college, female psychopath, stalking, femme fatale, hidden identity, crimes, student life, dangerous attraction, teachers and students, escaped mental patient, unrequited love ...
Time: 90s
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The Rules of Attraction (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The incredibly spoiled and overprivileged students of Camden College are a backdrop for an unusual love triangle between a drug dealer, a virgin and a bisexual classmate.
Style: stylized, humorous, melancholic, entertaining, surreal ...
Plot: college, drug abuse, love triangle, virginity, lifestyle, youth, college life, romance, sex, teenage sex, party, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new hampshire, switzerland, rome italy, europe, barcelona spain ...
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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: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: college, fall in love, college life, white house, unlikely couple, secret agents, love and romance, friendship, youth, first lady, student life, paparazzi ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, washington d.c., san francisco
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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: depression, mental illness, college, university, insomnia, introspection, drugs/alcohol, therapy, dysfunctional family, suicide attempt, journalism, obsession ...
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, frat party, supernatural, vampire, friendship, fraternity, student life, danger, teenage life, secret society, initiation, eternal youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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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, sexual relations, looking for sex, coming of age, university, adolescence vs adulthood, student life, best friends, youth, roommate, college life, father son relationship ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, campus
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 5.4
 568
Red Letters (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A college professor reluctantly hides an escaped female convict who tries to get him to help prove her innocent of a murder.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: college, prison, mystery, crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, woman in danger, obsession, amateur detective, destructive relationship, murder, escaped prisoner ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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 5.5
 7K
+1 (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Three college friends go to the biggest party of the year, each looking for something different: love, sex and a simple human connection. When a supernatural phenomenon disrupts the party, it lights a fuse on what will become the strangest night ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, party, college life, youth, friendship, imaginary, existence paradox, escapades, manipulations, asteroids and comets, rejection, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful
Plot: college, college life, serial killer, woman in danger, voyeurism, cook, siblings relations, city life, social misfits, crimes, who done it, student life ...
Time: contemporary
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