Movies like Booksmart 2019

Two academic teenage superstars realize, on the eve of their high school graduation, that they should have worked less and played more. Determined to never fall short of their peers, the girls set out on a mission to cram four years of fun into one night.

If you already watched and love Booksmart, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Booksmart.

1 Jojo Rabbit 2019

A World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother is hiding a young Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler, Jojo must confront his blind nationalism.

Genres:

Comedy, War, Drama

Director:

Taika Waititi

Writers:

Taika Waititi (screenplay), Christine Leunens (novel)

Countries:

Czech Republic, New Zealand, United States of America
7.9

2 Knives Out 2019

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

Genres:

Mystery, Thriller, Comedy

Director:

Rian Johnson

Writer:

Rian Johnson

Country:

United States of America
8

3 Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse 2018

Miles Morales is juggling his life between being a high school student and being a spider-man. When Wilson "Kingpin" Fisk uses a super collider, others from across the Spider-Verse are transported to this dimension.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction, Comedy

Writers:

Phil Lord (screenplay by), Rodney Rothman (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
8.4

4 The Farewell 2019

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Lulu Wang

Writer:

Lulu Wang

Countries:

China, United States of America
7.6

5 Blackkklansman 2018

Colorado Springs, late 1970s. Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer, and Flip Zimmerman, his Jewish colleague, run an undercover operation to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, History

Director:

Spike Lee

Country:

United States of America
7.5

6 Rocketman 2019

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Dexter Fletcher

Writer:

Lee Hall

Countries:

Canada, United Kingdom, United States of America
7.3

7 Sorry To Bother You 2018

In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success – which propels him into a macabre universe.

Genres:

Fantasy, Science Fiction, Comedy

Director:

Boots Riley

Writer:

Boots Riley

Country:

United States of America
6.9

8 Eighth Grade 2018

Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school — the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year — before she begins high school.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Bo Burnham

Writer:

Bo Burnham

Country:

United States of America
7.4

9 If Beale Street Could Talk 2018

After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Barry Jenkins

Writers:

Barry Jenkins (written for the screen by), James Baldwin (based on the book by)

Country:

United States of America
7.1

10 Ready Or Not 2019

A bride's wedding night takes a sinister turn when her eccentric new in-laws force her to take part in a terrifying game.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Mystery, Comedy

Country:

United States of America
6.8

11 Us 2019

Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.

Genres:

Thriller, Horror, Mystery

Director:

Jordan Peele

Writer:

Jordan Peele

Country:

United States of America
6.9

12 Crazy Rich Asians 2018

An American-born Chinese economics professor accompanies her boyfriend to Singapore for his best friend's wedding, only to get thrust into the lives of Asia's rich and famous.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Jon M. Chu

Writers:

Peter Chiarelli (screenplay by), Adele Lim (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

13 Always Be My Maybe 2019

Reunited after 15 years, famous chef Sasha and hometown musician Marcus feel the old sparks of attraction but struggle to adapt to each other's worlds.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy

Director:

Nahnatchka Khan

Country:

United States of America
6.8

14 Hustlers 2019

A crew of savvy former strip club employees band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy, Crime

Director:

Lorene Scafaria

Writers:

Lorene Scafaria, Jessica Pressler (inspired by the article published by New York Magazine entitled "The Hustlers at Scores" written by)

Country:

United States of America
6.3

15 I, Tonya 2017

Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U. S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Craig Gillespie

Writer:

Steven Rogers

Country:

United States of America
7.5

16 Lady Bird 2017

A California high school student plans to escape from her family and small town by going to college in New York, much to the disapproval of wildly loving, deeply opinionated and strong-willed mother.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Greta Gerwig

Writer:

Greta Gerwig

Country:

United States of America
7.4

17 The Florida Project 2017

The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Sean Baker

Country:

United States of America
7.6

18 The Favourite 2018

England, early 18th century. The close relationship between Queen Anne and Sarah Churchill is threatened by the arrival of Sarah's cousin, Abigail Hill, resulting in a bitter rivalry between the two cousins to be the Queen's favourite.

Genres:

Drama, History, Comedy

Director:

Yorgos Lanthimos

Countries:

Ireland, United Kingdom, United States of America
7.6

19 Midsommar 2019

Several friends travel to Sweden to study as anthropologists a summer festival that is held every ninety years in the remote hometown of one of them. What begins as a dream vacation in a place where the sun never sets, gradually turns into a dark nightmare as the mysterious inhabitants invite them to participate in their disturbing festive activities.

Genres:

Horror, Drama, Mystery

Director:

Ari Aster

Writer:

Ari Aster

Countries:

Sweden, United States of America
7.1

20 Hereditary 2018

When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family, passes away, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Ari Aster

Writer:

Ari Aster

Country:

United States of America
7.3

21 20th Century Women 2016

In 1979 Santa Barbara, California, Dorothea Fields is a determined single mother in her mid-50s who is raising her adolescent son, Jamie, at a moment brimming with cultural change and rebellion. Dorothea enlists the help of two younger women – Abbie, a free-spirited punk artist living as a boarder in the Fields' home and Julie, a savvy and provocative teenage neighbour – to help with Jamie's upbringing.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Mike Mills

Writer:

Mike Mills

Country:

United States of America
7.3

22 Little Women 2019

Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Greta Gerwig

Writers:

Greta Gerwig (written for the screen by), Louisa May Alcott (based on the novel by)

Country:

United States of America
7.9

23 Honey Boy 2019

The story of a child star attempting to mend his relationship with his law-breaking, alcohol-abusing father over the course of a decade, loosely based on Shia LaBeouf’s life.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Alma Har'el

Writer:

Shia LaBeouf

Country:

United States of America
7.3

24 National Theatre Live: Fleabag 2019

Fleabag may seem oversexed, emotionally unfiltered and self-obsessed, but that's just the tip of the iceberg. With family and friendships under strain and a guinea pig café struggling to keep afloat, Fleabag suddenly finds herself with nothing to lose.

Country:

United Kingdom
8.6