Academy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant academy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, exciting, serious, suspenseful, semi serious and captivating films and TV shows about / with academy, rivalry, friendship, imaginary, escapades, school, culture clash, adventure, fight and danger plots mostly in Animation, Action and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as academy: Vampire Academy (2014), Back of the Net (2019), Star Trek (2009), Vampire Knight (2008), Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun (2020), Mind the Gap (2007), Blue Exorcist: The Movie (2012), Sabrina's Secret Life (2003), Prison School (2015), Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012).

List of academy movies

Vampire Academy (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Rose, a rebellious half-vampire/half-human guardian-in-training and her best friend, Lissa -- a mortal, royal vampire Princess - have been on the run when they are captured and returned to St. Vladamirs Academy, the very place where they believe ...
Style: exciting, vampire comedy, suspenseful, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, academy, supernatural ability, good versus evil, vampire human love, youth, rivalry, best friends, school, supernatural, friends, female vampire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, montana, new jersey
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The Misfit of Demon King Academy (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Anos Voldigord was a tyrannical Demon King that eradicated humans, spirits, and even the gods, but became bored of eternal warfare and reincarnated with dreams of a peaceful world. However, what awaited him in reincarnation after 2000 years were ...
Style: captivating, enigmatic, twists and turns, visually appealing
Plot: demon, school life, magic, resurrection, academy, witch, throne, high school life, reincarnation, descendant, misfit, black magic ...
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Back of the Net (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A new student at a soccer academy is determined to beat her rival's team in the national tournament.
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, sincere
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: academy, rivalry, fish out of water, sport, underdog, soccer, ambition, rivals, follow your dream, contests and competitions, life, coach ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.9
 588K
Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, humorous, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, space wars, space and aliens, heroic mission, space opera, adventure, teamwork, teleportation, time paradox, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: future, 24th century, 23rd century
Place: san francisco, iowa
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Vampire Knight (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Cross Academy is an elite boarding school with two separate, isolated classes: the Day Class and the Night Class. On the surface, Yuuki Cross and Zero Kiryuu are prefects of the academy, and attempt to keep order between the students as classes ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, rivalry, forbidden love, supernatural, love, school, deadly, memory loss, imaginary, supernatural power, memory, friendship ...
Place: japan, asia
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Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: At Kamome Academy, rumors abound about the school's Seven Mysteries, one of which is Hanako-san. Said to occupy the third stall of the third floor girls' bathroom in the old school building, Hanako-san grants any wish when summoned. Nene ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, funny, humorous, fairy tale
Plot: spirit, school, romance, toilet, boy, mystery, friendship, girl, creature, adventure, supernatural ability, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.1
 2K
Mind the Gap (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two girls of different background, one a immigrant from Turkey and the other a girl that needs to get out of her fathers shadow both apply to the police academy were they become close friends.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: starting over, lifestyle, friendship, social differences, society, officers and cadets, culture clash, academy, fish out of water, hopes, family life, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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Blue Exorcist: The Movie (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Rin Okumura is raised by a famous exorcist named Father Fujimoto. After an argument between the two, Rin discovers he is the son of the devil. Rin decides to fight his fate by joining the True Cross Academy to become an exorcist and defeat demons. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: demon, satan, adventure, good versus evil, academy, supernatural, parallel world, heroic mission, rivalry, brother brother relationship, exorcism, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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Sabrina's Secret Life (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, Canada, Belgium, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sabrina's Secret Life is an American animated television series based on the Archie Comics character Sabrina, the Teenage Witch produced by DIC Entertainment and Les Studios Tex. It originally aired in syndication in 2003 as a sequel series to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: teenage witch, witch, magic, supernatural ability, friendship, wizards and magicians, academy, friends, teenage life, family relations, supernatural, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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Prison School (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: There was a time when the Hachimitsu Private Academy was a revered and elite all-girls' boarding school on the outskirts of Tokyo but a recent policy revision is allowing boys into the student body. On his first day, Kiyoshi Fujino discovers ...
Style: ecchi, entertaining, sexy, absurd, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female nudity, teenage protagonist, punishment, masochism, gross out humor, teamwork, prison escape, prison, school, secret love, escapades, abuse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Set against the backdrop of a UNSC military academy, a group of highborn cadets are training to be the next generation of soldiers in the UNSC’s ongoing war with insurrectionists in the outer colonial planets. Among these cadets, Thomas Lasky ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: invasion, space and aliens, heroes, evil alien, cadet, battles, soldier, escapades, alien invasion, basic training, behind enemy lines, power relations ...
Time: future
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Gladiators of Rome (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It is the age of Imperial Rome.Young Timo is an orphan of Pompeii's terrible eruption, adopted be general Chirone and raised in the famous Gladiator's Academy in Rome. Is this the beginning of a new legend? The legend of a great hero? Not ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: gladiator, athlete's life, adventure, teenage life, youth, athlete and trainer, family, escapades, heroes, buddies, contests and competitions, imaginary ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: europe
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The Brotherhood 2: Young Warlocks (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: John, a new student at an exclusive private school, is having trouble with a group of bullying jocks who are jealous of his friendship with beautiful classmate Mary. He's intrigued, then, when enigmatic misfit Luc offers him a chance to get ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, homoerotic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, friendship, warlock, bully, supernatural, mind game, teenage life, youth, danger, manipulations, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Mao's Last Dancer (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 117 min.
Story: At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao's cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange to Texas, he fell in love with an American woman. Two years later, he ...
Style: uplifting, serious, emotional, touching, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ballet, against the odds, ambition, dancer, communism, immigrants, promise, human spirit, self fulfillment, follow your dream, hopes, society ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1973, year 1986 ...
Place: texas, china, asia, usa, houston texas ...
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 6.7
 3K
Cheat (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 181 min.
TV show
Story: University lecturer Dr Leah Dale has always prided herself on her academic integrity so when final year student Rose, submits a suspiciously top-grade essay, Leah is quick to call her out. But there’s more going on than meets the eye as Rose takes ...
Style: psychological thriller, psychological, intense, suspenseful
Plot: university, academy, theft, lecture, police investigation, lie, infidelity, manipulation, dishonesty, revenge, frame up, femme fatale ...
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 7.8
 12K
Soul Eater (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Set at the "Death Weapon Meister Academy", the series revolves around three teams, each consisting of a weapon meister and weapon that can transform into a humanoid. Trying to make the latter a "death scythe" and thus fit for use ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, intense, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, partners, school, witch, good versus evil, transformation, master warrior, save the world, supernatural, friendship, super weapon, bonding ...
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 5.7
 213
Regal Academy (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Italy
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A girl finds a magic key and falls into Fairytale Land, and attends Regal Academy, a school for the children of fairytales.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, captivating, humorous
Plot: princess, cinderella, family, supernatural power, friendship, good versus evil, fantasy world, academy, surrealism, witch, fight, alternate dimension ...
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 6.7
 118K
Police Academy (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New rules enforced by the Lady Mayoress mean that sex, weight, height and intelligence need no longer be a factor for joining the Police Force. This opens the floodgates for all and sundry to enter the Police Academy, much to the chagrin of the ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, parody, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police academy, farce, officers and cadets, chase, goofy hero, police, rookie, recruit, instructor, prank, anti heroes, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, israel, los angeles
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 7.2
 6K
Kakegurui (2017)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Hyakkaou Private Academy. An institution for the privileged with a very peculiar curriculum. You see, when you're the sons and daughters of the wealthiest of the wealthy, it's not athletic prowess or book smarts that keep you ahead. ...
Style: thought provoking, suspense, serious, social
Plot: gambling, social differences, academy, class system, direction and purpose, luxury, submission, mystery, gambler, fight for supremacy, power struggle, education ...
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My Hero Academia: Two Heroes (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: All Might and Deku accept an invitation to go abroad to a floating and mobile manmade city, called 'I Island', where they research quirks as well as hero supplemental items at the special 'I Expo' convention that is currently ...
Style: exciting, suspense, feel good, humorous
Plot: school, super strength, superhero, heroes, teamwork, hostage situation, fight, adventure, supernatural ability, academy, love hate relationship, goofy hero ...
Place: japan
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 6.9
 2K
X-Men (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: X-Men, still grieving over the death of Phoenix (Jean Grey), are investigating a case of a missing mutant girl in Northern Japan. This leads them to a mysterious virus that turns mutants into monsters. U-Men and the Inner Circle want it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, mutant, cyborgs, supernatural, imaginary, rivalry, escapades, good versus evil, danger, genetically altered, supernatural ability, heroes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan, asia
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A Warrior's Heart (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After his father’s death, high school lacrosse star Conor Sullivan becomes self-destructive but through a new love interest and his passion for this sport, Conor discovers the warrior within himself.
Style: sentimental, serious, uplifting, emotional, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: lacrosse, teenage love, athlete and trainer, human spirit, love and romance, family, ambition, youth, sport, power relations, hopes, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, China, Japan, USA, Mexico
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It has been ten years since The Battle of the Breach and the oceans are still, but restless. Vindicated by the victory at the Breach, the Jaeger program has evolved into the most powerful global defense force in human history. The PPDC now calls ...
Style: futuristic, psychotronic, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Plot: giant monster, giant creature, robot, monster, alien monster, giant robots, teenage hero, creature, killer robot, human versus monster, alien, army ...
Time: near future
Place: mount fuji, shanghai china, sydney australia, santa monica california, china ...
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 6.6
 230K
Ender's Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chosen one, space wars, young heroes, save the world, prodigy, child prodigy, intelligence, space and aliens, space battle, basic training, battles, adventure ...
Time: future
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The Fruit of Grisaia (2014)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mihama Academy—on the surface, a closed learning environment established to nurture students who find themselves at odds with the world around them; in actuality, an orchard-cum-prison built to preserve fruit that has fallen too far from its tree. ...
Style: psychological, ecchi, brutal, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: harem, teenage boy, life is a bitch, teenage crush, teenage girl, hardship, tragedy, psychotherapy, juvenile delinquency, academy, evil, romance ...
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They Were Eleven (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of students from the Cosmo Academy are about to take their final exam: surviving for over fifty days in a derelict ship. But when they arrive, they discover that instead of ten students, there are eleven. One of them doesn't belong ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, academy, telepathy, cyborgs, exam, impostor, alien, space travel, survival, culture clash, mission gone awry, betrayal ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 708
Butley (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Alan Bates recreates his award-winning stage role in director Harold Pinter's 1974 film verson of Simon Gray's play, about a university professor whose private life is in freefall. The cast also includes Jessica Tandy, Richard ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, talky, realistic ...
Plot: college, academy, alcohol abuse, university, infidelity, introspection, teachers and students, destiny, sexual relations, couple relations, coming out, power relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, south africa
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Police Academy 3: Back in Training (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When police funding is cut, the Governor announces he must close one of the academies. To make it fair, the two police academies must compete against each other to stay in operation. Mauser persuades two officers in Lassard's academy to better ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: academy, prank, competition, police academy, chase, farce, crimes, disorder, chaos, gang, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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 6.3
 13K
Possession (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Maud Bailey, a brilliant English academic, is researching the life and work of poet Christabel La Motte. Roland Michell is an American scholar in London to study Randolph Henry Ash, now best-known for a collection of poems dedicated to his wife. ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, clever, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, investigation, betrayal, uncover truth, fall in love, forbidden love, opposites attract, couples, life is a bitch, dishonesty, love affair, infidelity ...
Time: 18th century, victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, london, europe, yorkshire, english channel
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The Decline of the American Empire (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four very different Montreal university teachers gather at a rambling country house to prepare a dinner. Remy (married), Claude (a homosexual), Pierre (involved with a girlfriend) and Alain (a bachelor) discuss sex, the female body and their affairs ...
Style: witty, talky, humorous, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, s&m, couple relations, battle of the sexes, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, radical, human nature, friendship, weekend, academy ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, montreal, california
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