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, idiotic, light and sexy films and TV shows about / with college life, college, youth, lifestyle, friendship, catastrophe, dialogue, storytelling, runaway and mentor plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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college life movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as college life: Sydney White (2007), Pitch Perfect (2012), The House Bunny (2008), 21 & Over (2013), The Prince and Me (2004), First Daughter (2004), Community (2009), Loving Annabelle (2006), The Roommate (2011), The To Do List (2013).

List of college life movies

 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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 7.2
 254K
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: music band, rivalry, friends, college life, contests and competitions, youth, social relations, musician, training, young woman, follow your dream, student life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
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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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 5.9
 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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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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 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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 8.5
 172K
Community (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, talky, humorous, stylized, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, student life, friends, college life, social relations, lifestyle change, hardcase students, odd, friendship, college, uptight character, self involved ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: colorado, usa, campus
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Loving Annabelle (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Annabelle is the wise-beyond-her-years newcomer to an exclusive Catholic girls school. Having been expelled from her first two schools she's bound to stir some trouble. Sparks fly though when sexual chemistry appears between her and the Head of ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, emotional, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, coming out, forbidden love, teachers and students, lgbt, love affair, boarding school life, couples, college life, school, gays and lesbians, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne
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 4.9
 33K
The Roommate (2011)
Genre: Drama, 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, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, college, college life, roommate, danger, murder, medication, social relations, student life, woman in danger, boyfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles, campus
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 5.8
 34K
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, sexual, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: virginity, masturbation, first sex, sex, looking for sex, sexual relations, drugs/alcohol, best friends, love and romance, strong sexual content, college life, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1993, 80s
Place: usa, california
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The Scarehouse (2014)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When two friends open a Halloween fun house on Devil's Night it is all fun and games until their former sorority sisters begin to arrive. These six sisters are confronted by their past as the night spins out of control.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, realistic
Plot: torture, friendship, deadly, gory, crime, haunted house, college life, siblings relations, rape, youth, surveillance camera, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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 6.8
 10K
Hellcats (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Pre-law student Marti Perkins' world is flipped upside down when she loses her scholarship, and realizes the only way she can stay in school is by reigniting her dormant teen gymnastic skills to win a place on Lancer University's legendary ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: cheerleading, college, teenage life, friends, youth, college life, team, ambition, rivalry, ex couple relations, student life, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: campus, memphis, usa, southern usa
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 7.6
 23K
Greek (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, student life, college, fraternity, sorority, misfit, college life, siblings relations, ex couple relations, dating, youth, homosexual ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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Mona Lisa Smile (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of Katherine Ann Watson, a feminist teacher who studied at UCLA graduate school and in 1953 left her boyfriend behind in Los Angeles, California to teach at Wellesley College, a conservative women's private liberal arts college in ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, inspirational, sweet, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: feminism, teachers and students, college, gender, society, dedicated educator, college life, fighting the system, friendship, friendship between women, stereotypes, graduation ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: massachusetts, usa, california, greenwich village manhattan new york city, harvard university ...
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Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Beverly Hills, 90210 followed the lives of a group of teenagers living in the upscale, star-studded community of Beverly Hills, California and attending the fictitious West Beverly Hills High School and, subsequently, the fictitious California ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, romantic, uplifting
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, friendship, youth, lifestyle, social relations, up and down relationship, love and romance, first sex, college life, high school, teenager ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, campus, los angeles
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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, 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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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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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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 4.1
 813
The Dorm (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Vivian begins college as a shy, self-consciousness freshman, but she begins a complete transformation after becoming a dorm mate of the popular Sarah.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: college, supernatural, ghost, danger, youth, physical appearance, curses spells and rituals, college life, social relations, body swapping, unlikely friendships, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa
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The Education of Charlie Banks (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: College student Charlie Banks has to face old problems when the bully he had an unpleasant encounter with back in high school shows up on his campus.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, suspense
Plot: college, coming of age, college life, haunted by the past, moral dilemma, youth, buddies, roommate, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, friendship, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, campus, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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 5.9
 6K
Kristy (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a college girl who is alone on campus over the Thanksgiving break is targeted by a group of outcasts, she must conquer her deepest fears to outwit them and fight back.
Style: serious, melancholic, cynical, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: thanksgiving, college, youth, danger, woman in danger, college life, survival, student life, gang, murder, fear, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa
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Crimes of Fashion (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Brooke, a plain but creative and hard-working student at the top fashion school in the nation, who has come a long way from her tough childhood spent going from one foster home to another as an orphan. She has always dreamed of becoming a fashion ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: fashion, college life, college, student life, fish out of water, fall in love, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, life turned upside down, youth, fashion designer, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus
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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: love triangle, drug abuse, college, virginity, college life, lifestyle, romance, youth, sex, party, dating, gay slur ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florence italy, amsterdam, europe, rome italy, barcelona spain ...
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Whole New Thing (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Socially isolated by his parents (Rebecca Jenkins, Robert Joy), an androgynous teen (Aaron Webber) enrolls in high school and develops a crush on his male teacher (Daniel MacIvor).
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, teachers and students, school, coming of age, love and romance, gender, teenage life, fall in love, parents and children, social misfits, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, nova scotia
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 6.7
 34K
Liberal Arts (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Newly single, 35, and uninspired by his job, Jesse Fisher worries that his best days are behind him. But no matter how much he buries his head in a book, life keeps pulling Jesse back. When his favorite college professor invites him to campus to ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, older man younger woman relationship, dull life, age difference, college student, romance, college life, fall in love, thirtysomething life, love and romance, adulthood, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, ohio, usa, new jersey
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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: semi serious, humorous, melancholic, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: university, college, lifestyle, love triangle, fall in love, college life, romance, youth, sexual relations, couple relations, roommate, school ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: campus, australia, melbourne, ireland
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 1.9
 16K
Pledge This! (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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, witty, realistic, not serious, sexual
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, sorority, leadership, friendship, fish out of water, college life, teenage love, buddies, love and romance, teenage life, disorder, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, florida, france, usa, miami
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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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