University movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant university movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, serious, sexy, psychological and captivating films and TV shows about / with university, college, nudity (full frontal - brief), youth, friendship, mentor, student, storytelling, catastrophe and life philosophy plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as university: Good Will Hunting (1997), Happy Death Day 2U (2019), Monsters University (2013), Thelma (2017), Prozac Nation (2001), Student Services (2010), The Stanford Prison Experiment (2015), Raw (2016), Legally Blonde (2001), The Order (2019).

List of university movies

Good Will Hunting (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Will Hunting has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald Lambeau, who decides to help the misguided youth reach his potential. ...
Style: philosophical, uplifting, psychological, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: prodigy, mathematics, genius, life philosophy, university, professor, philosophy, ambition, existentialism, dedicated educator, human spirit, life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: harvard university, boston, usa
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Happy Death Day 2U (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tree Gelbman learns that dying over and over again was surprisingly easier than the dangers that lie ahead.
Style: slasher, captivating, semi serious, brutal, suspenseful ...
Plot: time loop, university, repeated event, paradox, masked killer, blonde, serial killer, slasher killer, suicide, deja vu, mystery killer, characters killed one by one ...
Time: contemporary
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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: light, feel good, humorous, funny, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, university, college, teamwork, disney, unlikely friendships, monster, student life, odd couple, fraternity, bully, foe turned friend ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 1990s, 80s, 90s ...
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The Librarian: Quest for the Spear (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a magical artifact is lifted from his library, a meek librarian sets out to ensure its safe return.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, adventurer, archaeology, obsessive quest, save the world, adventure, friendship, friends, heroic mission, good versus evil, university ...
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 7.0
 28K
Thelma (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Norway, France, Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A college student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at a university in Oslo, Norway. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable, and often dangerous, supernatural abilities.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, psycho sexual ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, university, lesbian relationship, lgbt, first lesbian experience, epilepsy, father daughter relationship, sexual obsession, hysteria, teenage girl, female student ...
Time: 21st century
Place: eastern europe, oslo norway
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 6.3
 17K
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, disturbing, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, depression, introspection, university, college, youth, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, obsession, journalism, roommate, coming of age ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: harvard university, austin texas
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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, thought provoking, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: prostitute, gang rape, innocence lost, money problems, university, lifestyle, student life, sexual relations, youth, deception, teenage prostitution, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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The Stanford Prison Experiment (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This film is based on the actual events that took place in 1971 when Stanford professor Dr. Philip Zimbardo created what became one of the most shocking and famous social experiments of all time.
Style: thought provoking, tense, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: psychology, university, prison, human nature, confined, teachers and students, human experiment, experiment, student, disorder, experiment gone awry, prison life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
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 7.0
 62K
Raw (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In Justine’s family everyone is a vet and a vegetarian. At 16, she’s a gifted teen ready to take on her first year in vet school, where her older sister also studies. There, she gets no time to settle: hazing starts right away. Justine is forced ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, disturbing, brutal, twists and turns ...
Plot: cannibalism, sister sister relationship, cannibal, university, vegetarian, meat, party, coming of age, female student, defloration, incestuous overtones, peer pressure ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 70s
Place: france
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 6.3
 191K
Legally Blonde (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Elle Woods has it all. She's the president of her sorority, a Hawaiian Tropic girl, Miss June in her campus calendar, and, above all, a natural blonde. She dates the cutest fraternity boy on campus and wants nothing more than to be Mrs. Warner ...
Style: feel good, light, sweet, funny, humorous ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: blonde, rivalry, sorority, girl power, self discovery, college student, beauty salon, fashion, university, law school, fish out of water, intern ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, massachusetts, usa, california, boston
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 6.8
 22K
The Order (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Out to avenge his mother's death, a college student pledges a secret order and lands in a war between werewolves and practitioners of dark magic.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: black magic, werewolf, friendship, adventure, danger, society, youth, clan, death, hopes, good versus evil, university ...
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Splatter University (1984)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A sociology instructor finds her new teaching duties at a private college interrupted by the presence of a killer.
Style: slasher, scary, enigmatic, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, university, college, mental institution, school, violence, mystery, crimes, youth, deadly, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: xian
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Sing a Song of Sex (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Four sexually hungry high school students preparing for their university entrance exams meet up with an inebriated teacher singing bawdy drinking songs. This encounter sets them on a less than academic path.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sexual, stylized ...
Plot: university, youth, vietnam war, society, politics, love and romance, high school life, college, high school, innocence lost, sexuality, japanese schoolgirl ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1967
Place: japan, tokyo
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Something the Lord Made (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A dramatization of the relationship between heart surgery pioneers Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.
Style: sincere, serious, uplifting, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: interracial relations, prejudice, surgery, university, racism, human spirit, patient, medical, blacks and whites, talented, african american, society ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s, 20th century ...
Place: baltimore, usa, maryland, nashville tennessee, south africa
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The Oxford Murders (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: At Oxford University, a professor and a grad student work together to try and stop a potential series of murders seemingly linked by mathematical symbols
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, twists and turns, clever ...
Plot: mathematics, teachers and students, riddles and clues, university, investigation, murder, uncover truth, amateur detective, life is a bitch, serial killer, oxford, obsession ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993, 1990s
Place: england, europe, oxford university, united kingdom
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Sing "Yesterday" for Me (2020)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: After college, Rikuo Uozumi, a boy without much ambition in life, takes on a job at a convenience store. The days pass by uneventfully for Rikuo until he meets his former girlfriend and classmate, but especially thanks to the unusual Haru Nonaka, ...
Style: suspense, touching, suspenseful, sentimental, seinen
Plot: ex girlfriend, reunion, romance, university, student, high school friends, slice of life, love triangle, childhood friend, unrequited love, adulthood, photo studio ...
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 6.1
 9K
Pieces (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A frustrated Boston detective searches for the maniac responsible for mutilating a number of university coeds.
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, university, chainsaw, psychopath, danger, stalking, woman in danger, sex maniac, killer, college, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston, usa
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Kill Your Darlings (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A murder in 1944 draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.
Style: captivating, bleak, serious, intellectual, psychological ...
Plot: poet, obsession, sexual tension, youth, friendship, student life, murder, mental illness, lifestyle, writer's life, friends, gay ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, post world war two, year 2005 ...
Place: usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city ...
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 6.0
 22K
The Riot Club (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening.
Style: captivating, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, satirical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: student life, spoiled brat, university, friends, social relations, society, debauchery, social differences, rich, alcohol, eccentricity, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1976, 1850s ...
Place: england, oxford university, europe, london, california
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Dean Slater: Resident Advisor (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After their overenthusiastic RA is imprisoned in Mexico, a group of college freshmen are plunged into their first semester under a renegade Resident Advisor, Dean "The Dean" Slater. The boys battle viral video stigma, psychotic ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic, social
Plot: college, university, school, college life, youth, ensemble, party, beer, beach, novice, psychopath, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, latin america, mexico
Is relevant ?
 8.5
 42K
Normal People (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 339 min.
TV show
Story: Marianne and Connell weave in and out of each other’s lives in this exploration of sex, power and the desire to love and be loved. Adaptation of Sally Rooney’s best-selling novel.
Style: affectionate, romantic, touching, melancholic, psychological ...
Plot: star crossed lovers, university, coming of age, small town, school, secret relationship, love story, social misfits, female nudity, male nudity, couple relations, social differences ...
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
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 6.7
 2K
13 Semesters (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Momo leaves his small home town to go to university, he is full of enthusiasm and confidence, but slowly the pressures of study and campus living begin to grind him down. Half way through his course he finds himself at a crossroads with both ...
Style: humorous, light, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: university, party, student life, romance, youth, buddies, friendship, lifestyle, mathematics, lecture, love and romance, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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 4.6
 2K
H.O.T.S. (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Four girls spurned by the popular Sorority on campus decide to start their own and steal all the men on campus away from the house that rejected them.
Style: sex comedy, sexy, erotic, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college, nudity (topless - notable), university, sorority, rivalry, dormitory, high school, silly humor, school, teachers and students, sexual relations, high school life ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: london
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 3.9
 796
Metamorphosis (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A geneticists working on a drug to stop ageing tries it upon himself with horrendous consequences.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: university, nudity (full frontal - brief), college, monster, violence, explorer, graphic violence, metamorphosis, aging, danger, mad scientist, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Is relevant ?
 1.8
 17K
Pledge This! (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: At popular South Beach University, filthy rich super-snob Victoria English is the absolute queen of leading Greek student club, Sigma Sigma. In order to achieve her crowning ambition, winning FHM Magazine's annual best sorority, she must ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, witty, sexual ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: sorority, college, university, leadership, friendship, college life, fish out of water, teenage love, love and romance, buddies, partners, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, florida, miami, usa, france ...
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A Story of Yonosuke (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 160 min.
Story: The year is 1987 and Japan is just reaching the peak of its economic success. Eighteen-year old Yonosuke Yokomichi arrives in Tokyo from Nagasaki. Ordinary in every way possible, he lives in a suburb far from the excitement of the big city and ...
Style: realistic, psychological, tense, captivating
Plot: university, student, dating, dancing, flirting, return home, getting home, father son relationship, public, japanese teenager, love and romance, friendship ...
Time: year 1987
Place: tokyo, japan, tanzania
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 7.0
 2K
Clique (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: In the first year of uni, childhood best friends Holly and Georgia find themselves drawn to an elite clique. When Holly begins to suspect darkness lurks beneath the glamour, she will do anything to save her soulmate.
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: university, feminism, student, female friendship, ambition, mysterious character, brother sister relationship, pressure, women, society, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: scotland, edinburgh scotland, britain
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Love and Other Catastrophes (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A day in the life of two film-school students trying to find love and another house-mate.
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, student film
Plot: love triangle, university, college, fall in love, college life, lifestyle, romance, youth, couple relations, sexual relations, roommate, campus ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: australia, melbourne australia, melbourne, ireland
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 12K
Anatomy (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Medical student Paula Henning wins a place at an exclusive Heidelberg medical school. When the body of a young man she met on the train turns up on her dissection table, she begins to investigate the mysterious circumstances surrounding his death, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, slasher, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical school, university, dissection, amateur detective, gory, woman in danger, serial killer, deadly, crimes, teenage life, professor, strong female character ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe
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 5.4
 1K
Longhorns (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A sexually active Texas college guy begins to reevaluate his practice of mutual masturbation with straight buddies after he meets an unapologetically gay fellow student.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, sex comedy, sexy ...
Plot: gay, college, best friends, buddies, youth, university, self discovery, lust, couples, sexual relations, closeted gay, americana ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: texas, austin texas
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