Movies like The Education Of Charlie Banks 2007

College student Charlie Banks has to face old problems when the bully he had an unpleasant encounter with back in high school shows up on his campus.

If you already watched and love The Education Of Charlie Banks, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to The Education Of Charlie Banks.

1 Manic 2001

Lyle is filled with rage. After badly beating a classmate during a schoolyard fight, Lyle is committed to a juvenile mental institution in lieu of criminal prosecution. Inside the hospital, Lyle encounters a group of adolescents struggling with a variety of illnesses.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Jordan Melamed

Country:

United States of America
7.3

2 Fanboys 2009

In 1999, Star Wars fanatics take a cross-country trip to George Lucas' Skywalker Ranch so their dying friend can see a screening of The Phantom Menace before its release.

Genres:

Adventure, Comedy

Director:

Kyle Newman

Writers:

Ernest Cline (screenplay), Adam F. Goldberg (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.6

3 City Island 2009

The Rizzos, a family who doesn't share their habits, aspirations, and careers with one another, find their delicate web of lies disturbed by the arrival of a young ex-con brought home by Vince, the patriarch of the family, who is a corrections officer in real life, and a hopeful actor in private.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Raymond De Felitta

Country:

United States of America
7.4

4 Hesher 2010

A young boy has lost his mother and is losing touch with his father and the world around him. Then he meets Hesher who manages to make his life even more chaotic.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Spencer Susser

Country:

United States of America
7

5 Dogtown And Z-Boys 2001

This award-winning, thrilling story is about a group of discarded kids who revolutionized skateboarding and shaped the attitude and culture of modern day extreme sports. Featuring old skool skating footage, exclusive interviews and a blistering rock soundtrack, DOGTOWN AND Z-BOYS captures the rise of the Zephyr skateboarding team from Venice's Dogtown, a tough "locals only" beach with a legacy of outlaw surfing.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Stacy Peralta

Country:

United States of America
7.7

6 The Brothers Solomon 2007

A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Bob Odenkirk

Writer:

Will Forte

Country:

United States of America
5.3

7 Why Stop Now? 2012

When a college piano prodigy tries to check his mother into rehab, he is taken hostage by her drug dealer and swept along on a wild adventure.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Writers:

Phil Dorling (written for the screen by), Ron Nyswaner (written for the screen by) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.6

8 The Rocker 2008

Rob "Fish" Fishman is the drummer in '80s hair metal band Vesuvius. He's unceremoniously booted as the group signs a big record deal, is out of the music world for 20 years - and then receives a second chance with his nephew's band.

Genres:

Comedy, Music

Director:

Peter Cattaneo

Writers:

Maya Forbes (screenplay), Wallace Wolodarsky (screenplay) (as Wally Wolodarsky) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.2

9 The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard 2009

Who is Don Ready? Salesman? Lover? Song Stylist? Semi-professional dolphin trainer? Ready is all of the above - except for a dolphin trainer. When he’s asked to help save an ailing local car dealership from bankruptcy, Ready and his ragtag crew descend on the town of Temecula like a pack of coyotes on a basket full of burgers.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Neal Brennan

Country:

United States of America
5.8

10 Let's Go To Prison 2006

When a career criminal's plan for revenge is thwarted by unlikely circumstances, he puts his intended victim's son in his place by putting him in prison...and then joining him.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime

Director:

Bob Odenkirk

Country:

United States of America
6

11 Grind 2003

Four skaters follow their idol on his summer tour in an attempt to get noticed, get sponsored, and become stars themselves.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Casey La Scala

Writer:

Ralph Sall

Country:

United States of America
6

12 Snakes On A Plane 2006

America is on the search for the murderer Eddie Kim. Sean Jones must fly to L.A. to testify in a hearing against Kim. Accompanied by FBI agent Neville Flynn, the flight receives some unexpected visitors.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery

Director:

David R. Ellis

Writers:

John Heffernan (screenplay), Sebastian Gutierrez (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.4

13 The Lookout 2007

Chris is a once promising high school athlete whose life is turned upside down following a tragic accident. As he tries to maintain a normal life, he takes a job as a janitor at a bank, where he ultimately finds himself caught up in a planned heist.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Scott Frank

Writer:

Scott Frank

Country:

United States of America
7

14 The Assassination Of Richard Nixon 2004

It’s 1974 and Sam Bicke has lost everything. His wife leaves him with his three kids, his boss fires him, his brother turns away from him, and the bank won’t give him any money to start anew. He tries to find someone to blame for his misfortunes and comes up with the President of the United States who he plans to murder.

Genres:

Drama, History, Thriller

Director:

Niels Mueller

Country:

United States of America
7

15 10 Items Or Less 2006

An actor who is considering the role of a supermarket manager arrives at a grocery store on the outskirts of Los Angeles to do some field research. He subsequently becomes stranded, without a car or cell phone, and accepts a ride home with Scarlet, a cashier who is about to interview for a new job. The actor rediscovers the essence of his craft while helping Scarlet gain the confidence she needs to change her life.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Brad Silberling

Writer:

Brad Silberling

Country:

United States of America
6.6

16 Alpha Dog 2006

Johnny Truelove likes to see himself as tough. He's the son of an underworld figure and a drug dealer. Johnny also likes to get tough when things don't go his way. When Jake Mazursky fails to pay up for Johnny, things get worse for the Mazursky family, as Johnny and his 'gang' kidnap Jake's 15 year old brother and holds him hostage. Problem now is what to do with 'stolen boy?'

Genres:

Crime, Drama

Director:

Nick Cassavetes

Writer:

Nick Cassavetes

Country:

United States of America
6.9

17 He Was A Quiet Man 2007

A troubled loner, Bob Maconel, imagines blowing up the tower in Los Angeles where he works. He takes a revolver to his office intent on killing colleagues, and then himself. At home, he holds conversations with his fish, who encourage him to do it. His supervisor picks on him. As he's screwing his courage to the sticking place, he drops a bullet; while on the floor looking for it, another colleague does exactly what Bob has been planning. Bob emerges a hero and the one colleague he likes, a woman with a bright smile, is severely wounded. Can Bob help her through despair and find himself and joy in life? Or, as everyone says, is this impossible for a man like him?

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Frank A. Cappello

Writer:

Frank A. Cappello (as Frank Cappello)

Country:

United States of America
6.8

18 The Wackness 2008

Set in New York City in the sweltering summer, The Wackness tells the story of a troubled teenage drug dealer, who trades pot for therapy sessions with a drug-addled psychiatrist. Things get more complicated when he falls for one of his classmates, who just happens to be the doctors daughter. This is a coming-of-age story about sex, drugs, music and what it takes to be a man.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Jonathan Levine

Writer:

Jonathan Levine

Country:

United States of America
7

19 Be Kind Rewind 2008

A man whose brain becomes magnetized unintentionally destroys every tape in his friend's video store. In order to satisfy the store's most loyal renter, an aging woman with signs of dementia, the two men set out to remake the lost films.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Michel Gondry

Writer:

Michel Gondry

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
6.4

20 Tru Confessions 2002

Trudy Walker hated her life. She thought it was totally messed up until she found out about a contest that could change everything..

Genres:

TV Movie, Family, Drama

Director:

Paul Hoen

Writers:

Janet Tashjian (novel), Stu Krieger (teleplay)
7.5

21 The Ten 2007

Ten stories, each inspired by one of the ten commandments.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

David Wain

Country:

United States of America
5

22 Hot Rod 2007

For Rod Kimball, performing stunts is a way of life, even though he is rather accident-prone. Poor Rod cannot even get any respect from his stepfather, Frank, who beats him up in weekly sparring matches. When Frank falls ill, Rod devises his most outrageous stunt yet to raise money for Frank's operation -- and then Rod will kick Frank's butt.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Akiva Schaffer

Writer:

Pam Brady

Country:

United States of America
6.7

23 Reno 911!: Miami 2007

A rag-tag team of Reno cops are called in to save the day after a terrorist attack disrupts a national police convention in Miami Beach during spring break. Based on the Comedy Central series.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime

Director:

Robert Ben Garant (as Ben Garant)

Country:

United States of America
5.9

24 Run Ronnie Run 2002

A redneck with an uncanny knack for getting arrested becomes the star of his own reality program.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Troy Miller

Country:

United States of America
6.3