The Best College Movies Ever Films

The Best College Movies Ever

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Any true college student should watch each of these college movies at least once. However we recommend watching each movie several times in order to be able to quote them on command. Some are so classic they're being made into musicals. These are the best college movies ever and they feature things that every college student would understand: booze, ditching class and chasing the opposite sex. These are movies every college student should see at least once. If you are out of college and you miss it, these films about college life may just transport you back to your student days. These are the best college movies ever.

What is your favorite university film? Check out these college movie drinking game rules to add more fun to each movie. Also be sure to see Ranker's list of All College Movies.

List Criteria: Films about / set in college or featuring university students, classes, dorms, etc.

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  1. 34
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    1967 More
    29
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  2. 18
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    2012 More
    46
  3. 21
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Slackers

    2002 More
    44
  4. 27
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    2007 More
    35
  5. 9
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    Down 95
    2002 More
    69
  6. 25
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    1973 More
    38
  7. 2
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    1984 More
    95
  8. 8
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    1985 More
    70
  9. 5
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    Down 94
    2000 More
    76
  10. 32
    Up 23
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    2003 More
    32
  11. 30
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    1994 More
    33
  12. 22
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    2002 More
    42
  13. 35
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    2013 More
    26
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  14. 15
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    2006 More
    62
  15. 17
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    2008 More
    48
  16. 13
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    2010 More
    64
  17. 16
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    2001 More
    58
  18. 4
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    1986 More
    76
  19. 14
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    1985 More
    62
  20. 1
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    the people's #1 &most listed
    National Lampoon's Animal House

    1978 More
    100
  21. 19
    Up 33
    Down 25
    2001 More
    46
    added by: VFBundy
  22. 11
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    Down 78

    ranked low on reranks
    American Pie

    1999 More
    65
  23. 23
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    1993 More
    41
  24. 31
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    Down 85
    2006 More
    32
  25. 10
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    1998 More
    66
  26. 29
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    2000 More
    33
  27. 6
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    1993 More
    74
  28. 3
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    2003 More
    89
  29. 12
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    1994 More
    64
  30. 33
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    often listed
    Drumline

    2002 More
    31
  31. 24
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    2001 More
    38
  32. 7
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    ranked low on reranks
    Good Will Hunting

    1997 More
    73
  33. 28
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    Down 68
    1970 More
    33
  34. 36
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    Down 10
    2006 More
    22
    added by: wiabux
  35. 20
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    Down 70
    1998 More
    44
  36. 26
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    Down 74

    ranked high on reranks
    Me Without You

    38
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