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What to Watch If You Love The DUFF  

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If you love the movie The DUFF, you’re sure to enjoy the movies and TV shows on this list. They're perfect recommendations for any movie night or lazy Saturday morning.

It’s a question you’ve probably asked yourself many times: what to watch after The DUFF? If you’re looking for teen-centric movies, there are plenty of choices. Some of them, like Mean Girls and Easy A, are obviously DUFF-ish films. Then there are the general teen movie classics, like The To Do List, The Edge of Seventeen, and Clueless. Some, like Paper Towns, The Perks of Being a Wallflower and The Spectacular Now, were books before they were adapted for the big screen (as was The DUFF).

For those looking for TV shows like The DUFF, consider teen dramas and dramedies like Awkward., The Carrie Diaries, and Gossip Girl – the Mean Girls of the TV world without a doubt. You’ll also find The DUFF star Mae Whitman’s Parenthood on this list of The DUFF similar shows.

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10 Things I Hate About You is a 1999 American teen romantic comedy-drama film. It is directed by Gil Junger and stars Julia Stiles, Heath Ledger and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. The romantic comedy screenplay was written by Karen McCullah Lutz and Kirsten Smith. The film, a modernization of Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew, is titled after a poem written by the film's female lead to describe her bittersweet romance with the male lead. The film was released March 31, 1999, and it was a breakout success for stars Stiles, Ledger and Gordon-Levitt. ...more on Wikipedia

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The Edge of Seventeen (originally titled Besties) is a 2016 American comedy-drama film directed and written by Kelly Fremon Craig. The film stars Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson, Hayden Szeto, Blake Jenner, Woody Harrelson and Kyra Sedgwick. ...more on Wikipedia

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Easy A is a 2010 film directed by Will Gluck. "After a little white lie about losing her virginity gets out, a clean-cut high school girl (Emma Stone) sees her life paralleling Hester Prynne’s in The Scarlet Letter, which she is currently studying in school – until she decides to use the rumour mill to advance her social and financial standing." Quoting the program notes from the 2010 TIFF site. ...more on Wikipedia

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Clueless is a 1995 American comedy film loosely based on Jane Austen's 1815 novel Emma. It stars Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Paul Rudd, and Brittany Murphy. The film is set in Beverly Hills and was written and directed by Amy Heckerling and produced by Scott Rudin, it was released in the United States on July 19, 1995. The film spun off a television sitcom and a series of books. ...more on Wikipedia

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