20 Movies Like Last Summer

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The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars
The Fault in Our Stars
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 23 wins & 18 nominations
Writer: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber, John Green
Actors: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Fault in Our Stars” is a movie about two teenagers, Hazel and Gus, who meet and fall in love at a cancer support group. Together, they navigate the complexities of their illness and embark on a poignant and life-affirming journey.

The Spectacular Now

The Spectacular Now
The Spectacular Now
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 82/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 9 wins & 32 nominations
Writer: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber, Tim Tharp
Actors: Miles Teller, Shailene Woodley, Kyle Chandler
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Spectacular Now” is a coming-of-age film that follows the story of a charismatic and popular high school senior, Sutter Keely, as he navigates the complexities of love, friendship, and self-discovery. When he forms an unexpected connection with a shy and introverted classmate, Aimee Finecky, their relationship forces him to confront his own flaws and confront the realities of growing up.

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 18 wins & 30 nominations
Writer: Jesse Andrews
Actors: Thomas Mann, RJ Cyler, Olivia Cooke
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” is a coming-of-age film that follows the story of Greg, a high school student who befriends a classmate named Rachel after she is diagnosed with leukemia. Together, they navigate the challenges of friendship, love, and loss while making a film tribute to her.

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

The Perks of Being a Wallflower
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: 19 wins & 51 nominations
Writer: Stephen Chbosky
Actors: Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, Ezra Miller
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Perks of Being a Wallflower” is a coming-of-age film that follows an introverted high school freshman named Charlie as he navigates the challenges of adolescence, forms deep friendships, and grapples with past trauma. Through a series of letters, he chronicles his experiences, ultimately learning to embrace his own identity and find a sense of belonging.

Paper Towns

Paper Towns
Paper Towns
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 58%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 4 wins & 3 nominations
Writer: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber, John Green
Actors: Nat Wolff, Cara Delevingne, Austin Abrams
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Paper Towns movie is about a teenage boy named Quentin who embarks on a journey to find his enigmatic neighbor and crush, Margo, after she goes missing. Along the way, he discovers the complexities of love, friendship, and the true nature of people.

Before I Fall

Before I Fall
Before I Fall
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 64%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Awards: 2 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Maria Maggenti, Lauren Oliver
Actors: Zoey Deutch, Halston Sage, Cynthy Wu
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Before I Fall” is a drama film that follows a high school girl named Samantha who is forced to relive the last day of her life over and over again, as she tries to uncover the mystery behind her death and find a way to break the cycle.”

If I Stay

If I Stay
If I Stay
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 36%
Metacritic: 46/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music
Awards: 3 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Shauna Cross, Gayle Forman
Actors: Chloë Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Jamie Blackley
Language: English
Country: United States
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“If I Stay” is a movie about a talented young cellist named Mia, who must make a life-altering decision after a tragic car accident leaves her in a coma, as she reflects on her past and contemplates her future.

Everything, Everything

Everything, Everything
Everything, Everything
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 44%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: J. Mills Goodloe, Nicola Yoon
Actors: Amandla Stenberg, Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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The Everything, Everything movie is about a teenage girl named Maddy who has a rare illness that prevents her from leaving her house. When she falls in love with her new neighbor Olly, she begins to question the limitations of her world and risks everything for a chance at love and adventure.

Love, Simon

Love, Simon
Love, Simon
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 9 wins & 31 nominations
Writer: Becky Albertalli, Elizabeth Berger, Isaac Aptaker
Actors: Nick Robinson, Jennifer Garner, Josh Duhamel
Language: English, German, French
Country: United States
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“Love, Simon” is a coming-of-age film about a high school student named Simon who struggles to come out as gay to his friends and family, while also navigating his first love and dealing with an anonymous classmate threatening to out him.

The Edge of Seventeen

The Edge of Seventeen
The Edge of Seventeen
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 8 wins & 29 nominations
Writer: Kelly Fremon Craig
Actors: Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson, Blake Jenner
Language: English
Country: United States, China
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“The Edge of Seventeen is a coming-of-age comedy-drama film that follows the life of a high school junior named Nadine as she navigates the complexities of adolescence, friendships, and family while dealing with the challenges of growing up.”

500 Days of Summer

500 Days of Summer
500 Days of Summer
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 17 wins & 58 nominations
Writer: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber
Actors: Zooey Deschanel, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Geoffrey Arend
Language: English, French, Swedish
Country: United States
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“500 Days of Summer” is a romantic comedy-drama that follows the nonlinear narrative of Tom Hansen’s relationship with Summer Finn, exploring themes of love, heartbreak, and the complexities of modern relationships. Through a series of 500 days, the film delves into the highs and lows of their romance, ultimately challenging traditional notions of love and destiny.

The Art of Getting By

The Art of Getting By
The Art of Getting By
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 20%
Metacritic: 36/100
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Runtime: 83 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Gavin Wiesen
Actors: Freddie Highmore, Emma Roberts, Michael Angarano
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Art of Getting By” is a coming-of-age film that follows a high school slacker named George as he navigates his final year of school and grapples with existential questions about life and love. Along the way, he forms a close bond with a popular girl named Sally, leading to self-discovery and personal growth.

The Way Way Back

The Way Way Back
The Way Way Back
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 5 wins & 30 nominations
Writer: Nat Faxon, Jim Rash
Actors: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Allison Janney
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Way Way Back” is a coming-of-age comedy-drama film about a shy and introverted teenager named Duncan who finds solace and self-discovery while working at a water park during a summer vacation with his mother’s boyfriend and his dysfunctional family. Through his experiences, he learns to navigate relationships, gain confidence, and find his place in the world.

Adventureland

Adventureland
Adventureland
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Greg Mottola
Actors: Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Adventureland movie is about a recent college graduate who takes a summer job at a run-down amusement park, where he navigates love, friendship, and self-discovery amidst a backdrop of quirky characters and coming-of-age experiences.

The Kings of Summer

The Kings of Summer
The Kings of Summer
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 5 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Chris Galletta
Actors: Nick Robinson, Gabriel Basso, Moises Arias
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Kings of Summer” is a coming-of-age comedy-drama about three teenage friends who decide to run away from their overbearing parents and build their own house in the woods, living off the land and asserting their independence. As they navigate the challenges of survival and relationships, they discover the true meaning of freedom and friendship.

The DUFF

The DUFF
The DUFF
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Writer: Josh A. Cagan, Kody Keplinger
Actors: Mae Whitman, Bella Thorne, Robbie Amell
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The DUFF” is a teen comedy film that follows a high school student named Bianca who discovers she is labeled as the “Designated Ugly Fat Friend” in her popular friend group. Determined to redefine herself, she enlists the help of her neighbor and popular jock Wesley to navigate the social hierarchy of high school and challenge the stereotypes that define her.

Easy A

Easy A
Easy A
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 9 wins & 21 nominations
Writer: Bert V. Royal
Actors: Emma Stone, Amanda Bynes, Penn Badgley
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Easy A” is a comedy film about a high school student named Olive who pretends to have sexual encounters in order to boost her social status, but her plan backfires when rumors and gossip spiral out of control. Olive must navigate the consequences of her actions while learning valuable lessons about reputation and self-acceptance.

Juno

Juno
Juno
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 90 wins & 101 nominations total
Writer: Diablo Cody
Actors: Elliot Page, Michael Cera, Jennifer Garner
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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The Juno movie is about a teenage girl named Juno MacGuff who becomes unexpectedly pregnant and decides to give the baby up for adoption. It follows her journey of navigating the complexities of teenage pregnancy, relationships, and the process of finding the right adoptive parents.

Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist

Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Awards: 1 win & 9 nominations
Writer: Lorene Scafaria, Rachel Cohn, David Levithan
Actors: Michael Cera, Kat Dennings, Aaron Yoo
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist” is a romantic comedy about two strangers, Nick and Norah, who meet and embark on a night-long adventure in New York City searching for their favorite band’s secret show, while also discovering love and themselves along the way.

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 14 nominations
Writer: Ann Brashares, Delia Ephron, Elizabeth Chandler
Actors: Amber Tamblyn, Alexis Bledel, America Ferrera
Language: English, Greek, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” is a coming-of-age film about four best friends who discover a magical pair of jeans that fits them all perfectly, and they decide to share it throughout the summer to stay connected while pursuing their individual adventures and navigating the challenges of love, family, and self-discovery.”

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