20 Movies Like Private School

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High

Fast Times at Ridgemont High
Fast Times at Ridgemont High
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Writer: Cameron Crowe
Actors: Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judge Reinhold
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Fast Times at Ridgemont High” is a coming-of-age comedy that follows a group of high school students as they navigate the ups and downs of adolescence, exploring themes of love, friendship, and the challenges of growing up in the 1980s. The film captures the humorous and sometimes awkward experiences of these teenagers, offering a glimpse into the realities of teenage life.

Porky’s

Porky's
Porky's
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 33%
Metacritic: 40/100
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Runtime: 94 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Writer: Bob Clark
Actors: Dan Monahan, Mark Herrier, Wyatt Knight
Language: English
Country: Canada
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“Porky’s” is a 1981 comedy film about a group of high school friends who seek revenge on a sleazy nightclub owner after being humiliated at his establishment. The movie follows their misadventures as they navigate through teenage life, pranks, and sexual escapades.

Revenge of the Nerds

Revenge of the Nerds
Revenge of the Nerds
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 44/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: N/A
Writer: Tim Metcalfe, Miguel Tejada-Flores, Steve Zacharias
Actors: Robert Carradine, Anthony Edwards, Timothy Busfield
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Revenge of the Nerds” is a comedy film about a group of socially awkward college students who form their own fraternity to fight against the discrimination and bullying they face from the popular jocks. They use their intelligence and unconventional methods to seek revenge and prove that being a nerd can be cool.

The Last American Virgin

The Last American Virgin
The Last American Virgin
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: N/A
Writer: Boaz Davidson
Actors: Lawrence Monoson, Diane Franklin, Steve Antin
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Last American Virgin is a coming-of-age comedy-drama that follows the story of three high school friends as they navigate love, heartbreak, and sexual awakening. The film explores themes of friendship, unrequited love, and the complexities of teenage relationships.

Valley Girl

Valley Girl
Valley Girl
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: N/A
Writer: Andrew Lane, Wayne Crawford
Actors: Nicolas Cage, Deborah Foreman, Elizabeth Daily
Language: English
Country: United States
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Valley Girl is a romantic comedy about a privileged teenager from the San Fernando Valley who falls in love with a punk rocker from Hollywood, challenging the social norms of their respective worlds.

The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club
The Breakfast Club
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 4 wins
Writer: John Hughes
Actors: Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Breakfast Club” is a 1985 coming-of-age film that follows five high school students from different social groups who come together for a day of detention. Over the course of the day, they confront their stereotypes and discover that they have more in common than they initially thought, forming unexpected connections and challenging societal expectations.

Sixteen Candles

Sixteen Candles
Sixteen Candles
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: John Hughes
Actors: Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall, Justin Henry
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Sixteen Candles” is a coming-of-age comedy film about a high school girl named Samantha whose sixteenth birthday is overshadowed by her family’s preoccupation with her sister’s wedding. As she navigates the ups and downs of teenage life, Samantha develops a crush on a popular senior and experiences various humorous and awkward situations.

Can’t Buy Me Love

Can't Buy Me Love
Can't Buy Me Love
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 50%
Metacritic: 36/100
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Runtime: 94 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Michael Swerdlick
Actors: Patrick Dempsey, Amanda Peterson, Courtney Gains
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Can’t Buy Me Love” is a 1987 romantic comedy film about a high school nerd who pays a popular girl to pretend to be his girlfriend, leading to unexpected consequences and personal growth.

Risky Business

Risky Business
Risky Business
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 75/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Paul Brickman
Actors: Tom Cruise, Rebecca De Mornay, Joe Pantoliano
Language: English, German
Country: United States
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“Risky Business” is a 1983 comedy film about a high school student who turns his parents’ house into a brothel while they are away, leading to a series of wild and risky adventures. The movie explores themes of coming of age, entrepreneurship, and the consequences of risky behavior.

Weird Science

Weird Science
Weird Science
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 60%
Metacritic: 46/100
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Runtime: 94 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: John Hughes, Al Feldstein, William M. Gaines
Actors: Anthony Michael Hall, Ilan Mitchell-Smith, Kelly LeBrock
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Weird Science” is a 1985 comedy film about two socially awkward teenagers who use their computer to create the perfect woman, who then proceeds to help them gain confidence and navigate through high school. As they learn valuable life lessons, their creation also develops a mind of her own, leading to hilarious and unexpected situations.

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 3 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: John Hughes
Actors: Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara
Language: English, German
Country: United States
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“Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” is a 1986 comedy film about a high school student named Ferris Bueller who fakes being sick to skip school and spends the day exploring Chicago with his friends, while trying to outsmart his suspicious principal.

Pretty in Pink

Pretty in Pink
Pretty in Pink
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win
Writer: John Hughes
Actors: Molly Ringwald, Jon Cryer, Harry Dean Stanton
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Pretty in Pink” is a 1986 romantic comedy-drama film about a high school girl named Andie who navigates the complexities of love and social class when she becomes romantically involved with a wealthy boy named Blane, causing tension among her friends and family.”

Say Anything

Say Anything
Say Anything
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Cameron Crowe
Actors: John Cusack, Ione Skye, John Mahoney
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Say Anything” is a 1989 romantic comedy-drama film about a high school valedictorian who falls in love with a rebellious classmate and tries to win her heart, while navigating the challenges of their personal lives and societal expectations. The film explores themes of love, ambition, and the complexities of relationships during a pivotal time in young adulthood.

Clueless

Clueless
Clueless
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 6 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: Amy Heckerling
Actors: Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Brittany Murphy
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Clueless” is a 1995 comedy film about a popular and wealthy high school student named Cher Horowitz who navigates the ups and downs of teenage life, friendships, and romance while trying to improve the lives of those around her through matchmaking and personal makeovers.

American Pie

American Pie
American Pie
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 61%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 9 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: Adam Herz
Actors: Jason Biggs, Chris Klein, Thomas Ian Nicholas
Language: English
Country: United States
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American Pie is a coming-of-age comedy film about a group of high school friends who make a pact to lose their virginity by prom night, leading to a series of hilarious and awkward encounters.

She’s All That

She's All That
She's All That
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 41%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 8 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: R. Lee Fleming Jr.
Actors: Freddie Prinze Jr., Rachael Leigh Cook, Matthew Lillard
Language: English
Country: United States
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“She’s All That” is a 1999 romantic comedy about a popular high school jock who makes a bet that he can turn any girl into the prom queen, leading him to transform an unpopular art student into a social butterfly. As they spend time together, unexpected feelings develop between them.

10 Things I Hate About You

10 Things I Hate About You
10 Things I Hate About You
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 13 nominations
Writer: Karen McCullah, Kirsten Smith, William Shakespeare
Actors: Heath Ledger, Julia Stiles, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“10 Things I Hate About You” is a romantic comedy about a high school student named Kat who is fiercely independent and uninterested in dating. However, her younger sister Bianca cannot date until Kat does, so a fellow student named Cameron tries to find someone to win Kat’s heart.

Mean Girls

Mean Girls
Mean Girls
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 7 wins & 25 nominations
Writer: Rosalind Wiseman, Tina Fey
Actors: Lindsay Lohan, Jonathan Bennett, Rachel McAdams
Language: English, German, Vietnamese, Swahili
Country: United States, Canada
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Mean Girls is a comedy film that follows Cady Heron, a teenager who moves from Africa to the United States and navigates the treacherous world of high school cliques, encountering the popular but manipulative “Plastics” along the way.

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 & 22 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 standing, but soon finds herself facing the consequences of her actions and learning important life lessons along the way.

Superbad

Superbad
Superbad
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 11 wins & 24 nominations
Writer: Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg
Actors: Michael Cera, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Superbad” is a coming-of-age comedy film about three high school friends who embark on a wild night of partying and misadventures as they try to obtain alcohol for a party. Along the way, they navigate their insecurities, friendships, and the challenges of growing up.

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