Flipped is a 2010 American romantic comedy-drama film co-written and directed by Rob Reiner, and based on Wendelin Van Draanen’s 2001 novel of the same name. Flipped tells the story of two 8th graders who start to have feelings for each other despite being total opposites.
Flipped was released in theaters in the United States on August 6, 2010, by Warner Bros. Pictures. Flipped grossed $4.3 million at the box office and has received mostly lukewarm reviews from critics.
Here are some movies like Flipped (2010):
1. The Fault in our Stars (2014)
The Fault in Our Stars (2014) is an American romantic drama film directed by Josh Boone, based on the novel of the same name by John Green. The film stars Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, and Nat Wolff, with Laura Dern, Sam Trammell, and Willem Dafoe playing supporting roles. The Fault in Our Stars was released on June 6, 2014, in the United States. The film was a massive box office success, grossing over $307 million worldwide. It was also met with widespread critical acclaim and received an Academy Award nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay.
2. Paper Towns (2015)
Paper Towns (2015) is an American mystery drama film, directed by Jake Schreier and based on the 2008 novel of the same name written by John Green. The film stars Nat Wolff, Cara Delevingne, Halston Sage, Justice Smith, Austin Abrams, Jaz Sinclair, and Katie Chang. Paper Towns was released on July 24 2015 by 20th Century Fox. The film has grossed $52 million worldwide and received generally positive reviews from critics. Paper Towns was released on Blu-ray and DVD on November 18, 2015, by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.
3. Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl is an American comedy-drama film directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon and written by Jesse Andrews, based on Andrews’ 2012 debut novel of the same name. The film stars Thomas Mann, RJ Cyler, Olivia Cooke and Nick Offerman. The film opened at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on January 25, 2015. It was released on June 12, 2015, in the United States. It earned $12 million at the box office and received positive reviews from critics.
4. Faults (2014)
Faults is a 2014 American independent psychological thriller written, co-produced, and directed by Riley Stearns. The film stars Leland Orser, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Chris Ellis, and Lance Reddick. Faults had its world premiere at South by Southwest on March 8, 2014, and was acquired by Gravitas Ventures who gave the film a limited theatrical and VOD release on March 6, 2015. Faults have received positive reviews from critics.
5. A Walk to Remember (2002)
A Walk to Remember is a 2002 American coming-of-age romantic drama film directed by Adam Shankman and based on Nicholas Sparks’ 1999 novel of the same name. The film stars Shane West and Mandy Moore. It was entered into the 28th Moscow International Film Festival. A Walk to Remember premiered on television, showing on The Wonderful World of Disney on ABC in October 2002.
6. Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011)
Crazy, Stupid, Love is a 2011 American romantic comedy film directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa, written by Dan Fogelman and starring Steve Carell and Ryan Gosling. Recorded in Hidden Valley Lake California and Los Angeles, the film features music composed by Ilan Eshkeri.
The film tells the story of a middle-aged father who learns about the importance of family and love following a divorce which also rekindles his relationship with his high school sweetheart, from whom he had become estranged after 17 years.
7. The Perks Of Being a Wallflower (2012)
The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a 2012 American coming of age, comedy-drama film written and directed by Stephen Chbosky. The film stars Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, and Ezra Miller. It was Chbosky’s directorial debut but is based on his 1999 novel of the same name which features additional content not included in the film. The film tells the story of a high school freshman named Charlie who is taken under the wings of two seniors.
8. Before I Fall (2017)
Before I Fall is a 2017 American drama film directed by Ry Russo-Young and written by Maria Maggenti, based on the 2010 novel of the same name by Lauren Oliver. The film stars Zoey Deutch, Halston Sage, Logan Miller, Kian Lawley, Jennifer Beals, and Elena Kampouris.
9. The Love Song for Bobby Long (2004)
The Love Song for Bobby Long is a 2004 American drama film directed by Shainee Gabel and starring John Travolta, an uncredited Scarlett Johansson, and Gabriel Macht. It is based on the novel of the same name written by Ronald Everett Capps.
10. Dear John (2010)
Dear John is a 2010 American romantic drama-war film starring Amanda Seyfried and Channing Tatum. It was made by Screen Gems and was released theatrically in North America on February 5, 2010. The film was directed by Lasse Hallström, and it is an adaptation of Nicholas Sparks’ 2006 novel of the same name.
11. Juno (2007)
Juno is a 2007 American comedy-drama independent film directed by Jason Reitman and written by Diablo Cody. Ellen Page plays the title character, an independent-minded teenage girl confronting an unplanned pregnancy and the subsequent events that put pressures of adult life onto her. Paul Rudd plays her boyfriend, Mark. Jennifer Garner and Jason Bateman play Juno’s parents.
12. Kickass (2010)
Kick-Ass is a 2010 British-American superhero black comedy film based on the comic book of the same name by Mark Millar and John Romita, Jr.
The film was directed by Matthew Vaughn, who produced with Brad Pitt and co-wrote the screenplay with Jane Goldman.
13. Step Up (2006)
Step Up is a 2006 American romantic dance film directed by Anne Fletcher starring Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Tatum. The plot centers on a high school senior from Baltimore, Maryland, whose dreams of going to the Baltimore School for the Arts are squashed when she finds out her grades aren’t good enough. She travels to Miami, Florida with her friends to attend auditions for an elite dance crew.
14. The Best of Me (2014)
The Best of Me is a 2014 American romantic drama film directed by Michael Hoffman and written by Will Fetters and J. Mills Goodloe, based on Nicholas Sparks’ 2011 novel of the same name. The film stars James Marsden and Michelle Monaghan with Luke Bracey, Liana Liberato, Josh Duhamel, and Gerald McRaney appearing in supporting roles.
15. Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)
Fifty Shades of Grey is a 2015 American erotic romantic drama film directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson with a screenplay by Kelly Marcel. The film is based on the 2011 novel of the same name by E. L. James and stars Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele and Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey.
16. The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)
The Diary of a Teenage Girl is an American comedy-drama film written and directed by Marielle Heller. It stars Bel Powley as a 15-year-old girl who is taken advantage of by a much older man and records the ordeal in her diary.
17. Me Before You (2016)
Me Before You is an American romantic drama film directed by Thea Sharrock and written by Jojo Moyes. Adapted from the best-selling novel of the same name by Moyes, the film stars Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Jenna Coleman, Charles Dance, and Matthew Lewis.
Movies are a great way to spend your free time, especially when you’re looking for something that’s different than what you’ve seen before. If you’re looking for love, drama, comedy, or even just a laugh then these movies like Flipped should be the perfect place to start.