College Movies

List of the best college youth movies selected by our site visitors: The Beach House, The Lifeguard, Flying Colors, Sleeping with Other People, Dead on Campus, 21 & Over, Everybody Wants Some!!, GirlHouse, At Middleton, Mr. Church.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Beach House (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, fantastic
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Viruses, Swimming, Fog
PlaceOcean, College, Beach
StylePsychological problems, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

A romantic getaway for two troubled college sweethearts turns into a struggle for survival when unexpected guests - and the surrounding environment - exhibit signs of a mysterious infection.

The Lifeguard (2013)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersTeens, Lifeguards, Cats, Reporters
PlaceCollege, USA, New York
StyleRomantic, Touching, Serious

A former valedictorian quits her reporter job in New York and returns to the place she last felt happy: her childhood home in Connecticut. She gets work as a lifeguard and starts a dangerous relationship with a troubled teenager.

Flying Colors (2015)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersTeachers, Blonde girls, Sisters, Girlfriends, Teachers
PlotPassion, Shopping
PlaceSchool, College, Japan, Night Clubs
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Fascinating, Tense

A high school girl, Sayaka Kudō was the bottom of the class. After a year, she improved her deviation value from 30 to 70, then passed Keio University that is considered one of the most difficult to enter in Japan.

Sleeping with Other People (2015)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersFriends, Womanizers
PlotLove, Relationship, Obsession, Friendship, Chase
PlaceCollege, USA
StyleRomantic, Light

Can two serial cheaters get a second chance at love? After a one-night stand in college, New Yorkers Lainey and Jake meet by chance twelve years later and discover they each have the same problem: because of their monogamy-challenged ways, neither can maintain a relationship. Determined to stay friends despite their mutual attraction, they make a pact to keep it platonic, a deal that proves easier said than done.

Dead on Campus (2014)
Markimdb: 4.8
PlaceCollege, Party
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

A freshman on campus discovers that the only way to be admitted into the sorority of her dreams is to seduce a nerdy introverted guy and film it. When the sorority "prank" goes viral, the boy is discovered dead from apparent suicide, but his sister does not buy it. She goes under cover to expose the sororities' hidden secrets.

21 & Over (2013)
Markimdb: 5.8
PlaceCollege, Party
StyleBlack humor, For men

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.

Everybody Wants Some!! (2016)
Markimdb: 6.9
CharactersTeens, Pupils, Friends, Cats
PlotLove, Dancing, Passion, Friendship, Baseball
PlaceCollege, Party, Hostel

A comedy that follows a group of friends as they navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood.

GirlHouse (2014)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrehorror, thriller
StyleSerious, For men, Disturbing

In an attempt to make some extra cash while away at College, Kylie moves into a house that streams content to an X-rated website. After a deranged fan hacks in to determine the house's location, she finds herself in a terrifying fight for her life.

At Middleton (2013)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
PlaceCollege, USA
StyleRomantic, Touching

Two parents fall in love over the course of a single day while playing hooky from their children's college tour.

Mr. Church (2016)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersBlonde girls, Family, Alcoholics, Friends, Terminally ill
PlotLove, On real events, Dancing, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceCollege, Hospitals, USA
StyleTo cry, Vital signs, Beautiful landscapes, Sad ones

A unique friendship develops when a little girl and her dying mother inherit a cook - Mr. Church. What begins as an arrangement that should only last six months, instead spans fifteen years.

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+1 (2013)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
PlaceCollege, Party

Three college friends go to the biggest party of the year, each looking for something different: love, sex and a simple human connection. When a supernatural phenomenon disrupts the party, it lights a fuse on what will become the strangest night anyone has ever seen. As the three friends struggle to find what they’re looking for, the party quickly descends into a chaos that challenges if they can stay friends or if they can even stay alive.

Hearts Beat Loud (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrecomedy, drama, music
CharactersLesbians, Musicians, Family
StyleLight, Soulful, Touching

In the hip Brooklyn neighborhood of Red Hook, single dad and record store owner Frank is preparing to send his hard-working daughter Sam off to college while being forced to close his vintage shop. Hoping to stay connected through their shared musical passions, Frank urges Sam to turn their weekly jam sessions into a father-daughter live act. After their first song becomes an internet breakout, the two embark on a journey of love, growing up and musical discovery.

Scream of the Banshee (2011)
Markimdb: 3.8
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

An archeology professor unearths a dangerous artifact, unwittingly releasing a creature that is able to kill with the power of its bone-splitting scream.

Hairbrained (2013)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama
CharactersTeens, Friends, Losers, Partners
PlaceCollege, USA
StyleLight, Fascinating

A 14 year old genius gets rejected by Harvard and ends up at a much lower ranked school where he makes friends with a mature student.

I Used to Go Here (2020)
Markimdb: 5.6
CharactersStudents, Writers
PlotLove, Adventure, Relationship, Friendship, Eternal Youth

Following the launch of her new novel, 35-year-old writer Kate Conklin is invited to speak at her alma mater by her mentor and former professor. After accepting the invitation, Kate finds herself deeply enmeshed in the lives of an eccentric group of college students.

The Silent Thief (2012)
Markimdb: 5.3

Brennan is an outcast drifter who threatens to destroy a family's unity by displacing their son, Mike, while he is away at college. The Silent Thief is a thriller that examines familial bonds and the line between sanity and insanity.

Ecstasy (2011)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genremelodrama, drama
PlotDepression, Debts
PlaceCollege, Scotland, Hotels
StyleHeavy, Black humor, Touching

ECSTASY is a dark romantic comedy, based on the controversial book, “Ecstasy”, by Irvine Welsh. “Ecstasy”, was translated into 20 languages and was a number one bestseller in over 20 countries. Mr. Welsh’s first book, “Trainspotting”, published in 1993, (and voted by Waterstone, Europe’s largest bookstore chain, as one of the Ten Best Books of the Century), sold over 1 million copies in the UK alone, and has its own Cinematic Cinderella success story.

Echo Boomers (2020)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genreaction, drama, crime
PlotRobbery, Chase
StyleMakes me think, Serious, Disturbing

Five post grads figure the best way to get back at the unfair economy and live the life they've always wanted is to steal from the rich and give to themselves.

The Keeper (2019)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama, military, biography, sport
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany
CharactersStrong women
PlotOn real events, Soccer, Rivalry
PlaceCollege, Cemetery
TimeWorld War II
StyleInspirational, Soulful, Fascinating

The story of a man whose love for football, for England and for the love of his life, Margaret, saw him rise from Nazi 'villain' to British hero. Bert Trautmann, the German goalkeeper won over even his harshest opponents by winning the FA Cup Final for Manchester City in 1956 - playing on with a broken neck to secure victory.

Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
CharactersTeens, Special agents, FBI
StyleLight, Disturbing

FBI agent Malcolm Turner and his 17-year-old son, Trent, go undercover at an all-girls performing arts school after Trent witnesses a murder. Posing as Big Momma and Charmaine, they must find the murderer before he finds them.