20 Movies Like The First Time 2012

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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 who forms an unexpected connection with a shy, introverted girl, leading them both to confront their fears and discover the complexities of love and self-discovery.”

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 story of Tom Hansen, a young man who falls in love with Summer Finn, a woman who doesn’t believe in love. The film explores their relationship over the course of 500 days, showing the highs and lows of their connection and ultimately questioning the nature of love and relationships.

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 heart-wrenching film about two teenagers, Hazel and Gus, who fall in love while dealing with their terminal illnesses. Together, they embark on a journey of love, hope, and the pursuit of a meaningful life despite their circumstances.

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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The movie “Easy A” is about a high school student named Olive who pretends to have a promiscuous reputation in order to gain popularity, but soon finds herself tangled in a web of rumors and lies.

Juno

Juno
Juno
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
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 unexpectedly becomes pregnant and decides to give the baby up for adoption. It follows her journey as she navigates the challenges of pregnancy, relationships, and self-discovery.

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 teenagers who embark on a night-long adventure in New York City, searching for a secret underground concert while discovering love and friendship along the way.”

Crazy, Stupid, Love

Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 4 wins & 23 nominations
Writer: Dan Fogelman
Actors: Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Julianne Moore
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Crazy, Stupid, Love” is a romantic comedy about a middle-aged man named Cal who, after his wife asks him for a divorce, seeks the help of a young womanizer named Jacob to rediscover his confidence and navigate the complexities of modern dating. As Cal learns to embrace his newfound independence, he also discovers that love can be unpredictable and that true happiness may lie closer than he thinks.

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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“Adventureland” is a coming-of-age comedy-drama set in the 1980s, following James Brennan as he spends his summer working at a rundown amusement park, navigating love, friendships, and the challenges of adulthood.”

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 drama film about a socially awkward high school freshman named Charlie who navigates the complexities of adolescence, friendship, love, and mental health with the help of two older students, Sam and Patrick. Through a series of letters, Charlie shares his experiences and struggles as he learns to embrace his true self and find his place in the world.

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 high school senior named Quentin who embarks on a journey with his friends to find his enigmatic neighbor and crush, Margo, after she mysteriously disappears. Along the way, Quentin learns valuable lessons about friendship, self-discovery, and the complexities of human connection.

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 comedy film about a high school senior named Bianca who discovers that she has been labeled as the “Designated Ugly Fat Friend” by her popular peers. Determined to change her image, she enlists the help of her neighbor and childhood friend, Wesley, to navigate the world of social hierarchy and find her true self.

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 navigates the challenges of keeping his sexual orientation a secret while falling in love with an anonymous classmate he meets online. As he tries to uncover the identity of his crush, Simon also grapples with his own self-acceptance and the fear of coming out to his friends and family.

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 drama film that follows a high school student named George who is struggling with existential questions and a lack of motivation. When he befriends a popular girl named Sally, they embark on a journey of self-discovery and learn to navigate the complexities of love and life.

Before We Go

Before We Go
Before We Go
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 28%
Metacritic: 31/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: N/A
Writer: Ron Bass, Jen Smolka, Chris Shafer
Actors: Chris Evans, Alice Eve, Emma Fitzpatrick
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Before We Go” is a romantic drama about two strangers who meet in New York City and spend a night together exploring the city, sharing their stories, and forming a deep connection. As they navigate through the night, they discover that sometimes, unexpected encounters can lead to life-changing moments.

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 student named Nadine as she navigates the challenges of adolescence, friendship, and family. The story explores her journey of self-discovery and finding her place in the world while dealing with the complexities 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: 81%
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 about a high school student named Greg who befriends a classmate named Rachel, who has been diagnosed with leukemia. Together, they navigate friendship, love, and the challenges of dealing with mortality.

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 film about a shy teenager named Duncan who finds solace and self-discovery while working at a water park during a summer vacation with his mother’s boyfriend’s family. Through his experiences at the park, Duncan learns to navigate relationships and gain confidence in himself.

Stuck in Love

Stuck in Love
Stuck in Love
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Runtime: 14 min
Genre: Short, Fantasy
Awards: 3 wins
Writer: Anne Marie Rocconi
Actors: Niki Tyree, Amanda Paulsen, Alyssa Mills
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Stuck in Love” is a romantic comedy-drama that follows the complicated relationships and intertwining love stories of a family of writers, exploring themes of love, heartbreak, and the pursuit of happiness in the face of personal struggles and creative aspirations. The film delves into the complexities of love and the power of writing to heal and connect people in unexpected ways.

The Last Song

The Last Song
The Last Song
Internet Movie Database: 6.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 21%
Metacritic: 33/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Awards: 4 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Nicholas Sparks, Jeff Van Wie
Actors: Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth, Greg Kinnear
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Last Song” is a coming-of-age drama film about a rebellious teenager who spends a summer reconnecting with her estranged father and falling in love, all while dealing with personal growth and family secrets. It explores themes of love, forgiveness, and the power of music to heal relationships.

The Half of It

The Half of It
The Half of It
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 6 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Alice Wu
Actors: Leah Lewis, Daniel Diemer, Alexxis Lemire
Language: Spanish, English, Mandarin, French, Hindi
Country: United States
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“The Half of It” is a coming-of-age film about a shy, introverted high school student who helps a jock write love letters to win over the girl they both secretly love. As they collaborate, a unique friendship forms, challenging their understanding of love and identity.

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