College life movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant college life movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, idiotic and sexy films and TV shows about / with college life, college, youth, teenager, catastrophe, runaway, mentor, friendship, brutality and stereotypes plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres shot in USA, Germany, Turkey and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as college life: First Daughter (2004), Community (2009), Greek (2007), Pitch Perfect (2012), Sydney White (2007), Waiting for the Sun (2013), 21 & Over (2013), The House Bunny (2008), National Lampoon's Van Wilder (2002), Blue Mountain State (2010).

List of college life movies

 5.0
 23K
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, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: college life, fall in love, usa president, white house, unlikely couple, college, cheerleader, secret agents, friendship, love and romance, youth, first lady ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, washington d.c., san francisco
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 8.5
 251K
Community (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, sitcom, not serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college life, geek, friends, student life, social relations, hardcase students, college, friendship, lifestyle change, uptight character, immature, crush ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, colorado
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 7.6
 24K
Greek (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, witty, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student, college, college life, fraternity, youth, party, student life, sorority, friendship, teenager, ex couple relations, social climbing ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
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 7.1
 300K
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, rivalry, female protagonist, youth, music band, student, contests and competitions, college life, performance, lifestyle, female friendship, singing competition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
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 6.2
 48K
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: modern fairy tale, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: popularity, college, sorority, romance, student life, youth, fall in love, college life, rivalry, society, friendship, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco, new jersey
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National Lampoon Presents Dorm Daze (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Chaos and misunderstandings ensue in a coed dorm
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sexy, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college life, mistaken identity, loss of virginity, dormitory, prostitute, college, sexual relations, looking for sex, nothing goes right, youth, buddies, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
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Waiting for the Sun (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Zeynep is a beautiful high school student who has a moderate and ordinary life with her mother Demet in a small city. Zeynep has been raised without knowing her father but she always think about him when she stays alone. She was told that her father ...
Style: romantic, emotional, captivating, talky, sincere
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: college life, teenage love, couples, romance, country girl, friends, mother daughter relationship, search for father, lifestyle change, social differences, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: turkey
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 5.8
 74K
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, ridiculous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: college, friends, youth, nothing goes right, college life, birthday, buddies, plan gone awry, disorder, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
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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, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: sorority, college, rivalry, youth, friends, makeover, college life, friendship, female friendship, love and romance, playboy, personality change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
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National Lampoon's Van Wilder (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: teen sex comedy, humorous, light, sex comedy, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college, student life, flirting, opposites attract, youth, party, college life, coming of age, strong sexual content, fraternity, buddies, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa
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Blue Mountain State (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, light, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: american football, college, youth, college life, teenage life, sport, friends, looking for sex, strong sexual content, sport team, disorder, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.8
 39K
The To Do List (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Feeling pressured to become more sexually experienced before she goes to college, Brandy Klark makes a list of things to accomplish before hitting campus in the fall.
Style: sexy, teen sex comedy, sexual, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: looking for sex, virginity, first sex, masturbation, sex, teenage love, strong sexual content, female sexuality, teenage sexuality, loss of virginity, teenage life, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993, 80s
Place: usa, idaho, california
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 4.9
 20K
So Undercover (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: undercover, youth, college, hidden identity, working undercover, lifestyle, fbi, social relations, student life, private detective, campus, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.1
 31K
Sorority Row (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When five sorority girls inadvertently cause the murder of one of their sisters in a prank gone wrong, they agree to keep the matter to themselves and never speak of it again, so they can get on with their lives. This proves easier said than done, ...
Style: slasher, macabre, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: college, college life, mystery killer, best friends, prank, stalking, serial murder, hidden truth, serial killer, college graduate, woman in danger, dormitory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
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 4.8
 4K
Harvard Man (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: College has always been a time for experimentation, sexual, cultural and otherwise. "Harvard Man" plays out against a background of love, sex, basketball, crime and experimentation. Action and philosophy in young people's quest to ...
Style: sexy, tense, semi serious, humorous, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, college, college life, cheerleader, drug abuse, love triangle, basketball, gangsters, comedy of errors, crimes, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, boston, las vegas
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The Prince & 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: romantic, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, opposites attract, cinderella story, love and romance, prince, college, youth, eligible bachelor, couples, graduation, lifestyle, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, denmark, australia, san francisco
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 7.8
 7K
Arya (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Arya (Allu Arjun) is a happy-go-lucky, college-going youth with an attitude. He falls in love with Geeta (Anuradha Mehta) at first sight. He proposes to her in front of her boyfriend Siva. She bluntly refuses. The theme of the film is Arya's ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: college life, optimism, true love, fall in love, romance, couples, wooing, couple relations, peer pressure, love and romance, hopes, sacrifice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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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: humorous, realistic, talky, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, college life, friendship between men, rivalry, sport, social relations, athlete's life, buddies, ambition, contests and competitions, sport team, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1980, 70s
Place: usa, texas, california
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 7.1
 40K
Scream Queens (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The super-charged comedy-horror series is a modern take on the classic whodunit with a killer cast. 
Style: slasher, realistic, scary, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, sorority, popular girl, rich girl, college, crimes, woman in danger, investigation, college life, maniac, flirting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 90s
Place: usa
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 5.8
 23K
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: teen sex comedy, humorous, sexy, talky, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: man disguised as a woman, cross dressing, college, elevator, fall in love, youth, love and romance, college life, obsession, battle of the sexes, romance, dormitory ...
Time: 90s
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The Spanish Apartment (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A strait-laced French student moves into an apartment in Barcelona with a cast of six other characters from all over Europe. Together, they speak the international language of love and friendship.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: roommate, french, friendship, college life, infidelity, prejudice, travel, lifestyle, love triangle, youth, group of friends, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, france, paris france, europe ...
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 6.4
 131K
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, feel good, not serious, teen sex comedy, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slacker, college life, bully, student, college student, cons and scams, unconventional method, youth, overnight success, graduation, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, harvard university, ohio, yale university
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 6.9
 6K
Requiem (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Michaela, an epileptic, enrolls in college to study education. She goes off her medication and soon begins hearing voices and seeing apparitions that tell her to avoid religious objects, although she is devoutly Roman Catholic. One priest scoffs at ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sincere, disturbing, intense ...
Plot: mental illness, epilepsy, college life, friendship, small town, family relations, domineering mother, teenage life, youth, society, depression, daughter ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, southern germany, tokyo, new jersey
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 4.8
 38K
The Roommate (2011)
Genre: 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, harsh, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: obsession, female psychopath, obsessive love, female stalker, mentally unstable, college, college life, roommate, jealousy, murder, medication, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.5
 13K
PCU (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Nervous high school senior Tom Lawrence visits Port Chester University, where he gets a taste of politically correct college life when he's guided by fraternity wild man Droz and his housemates at The Pit. But Droz and his pals have rivals in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, friendship, college life, hippie, friends, weekend, buddies, love and romance, social differences, liberal, republican, party ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, boston
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The Perfect Student (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A criminology professor becomes a target herself when she tries to establish the innocence of her star student in a murder.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: college life, crimes, murder, deception, seduction, courtroom, police, investigation, amateur detective, college, dishonesty, funeral ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.4
 11K
The Program (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Several players from different backgrounds try to cope with the pressures of playing football at a major university. Each deals with the pressure differently, some turn to drinking, others to drugs, and some to studying.
Style: captivating, semi serious, realistic, talky, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: american football, college life, sport, sport team, underdog, hopes, lifestyle, human spirit, love triangle, ambition, life is a bitch, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, texas, california
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The Sterile Cuckoo (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two students from neighboring colleges in upstate New York are swept up in a tragic romantic interlude calling for a maturity of vision beyond their experience of capabilities. Pookie Adams - a kooky, lonely misfit with no family and no place to go, ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: college, college life, introspection, couple relations, opposites attract, student life, unlikely couple, coming of age, misfit, young lovers, broken heart, bus ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, new york, new york state
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 4.9
 3K
Fifty Pills (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A combination of unfortunate circumstances force Darren into the situation where he has to sell off the eponymous stash of drugs in a limited time frame.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, disturbing
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college life, college, high school life, teenage life, nothing goes right, drug dealing, dark humor, student life, youth, coming of age, partners, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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F*&% the Prom (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Maddy and Cole were inseparable friends until high school started and Maddy became the most popular girl on campus. When she starts feeling lonely and heartbroken, she reconnects with Cole and the duo conspire to destroy the ultimate teen popularity ...
Style: romantic, captivating, funny, light, teen comedy
Plot: prom, popular girl, teenage girl, cheerleader, high school, college life, party, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, friendship, couples ...
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