Highest-Rated Movies about 'Teenager', Sort by Popularity


Blindsight, The Ring, The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till, Up the Yangtze, The Evil Dead, S21: The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine, Shanghai Triad, Salem's Lot ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Teenager movies.


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Blindsight

Six blind Tibetan teenagers, shunned by their culture as sinners or possessed by demons, band together to climb the north side of Mount Everest. With the inspiration of their fiery, blind teacher who fought to establish a Tibetan school for blind children, the teens are guided by Erik Weihenmayer, the only blind mountaineer to have successfully scaled Everest. The climbers suffer through illness, bad weather, and the stark challenge of tackling one of the greatest natural wonders on the planet.

blind person, mountain climber, teenager, teacher, emotional, incredible, gripping

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The Ring

When her niece is found dead along with three friends after viewing a supposedly cursed videotape, reporter Reiko Asakawa (Nanako Matsushima) sets out to investigate. Along with her ex-husband, Ryuji (Hiroyuki Sanada), Reiko finds the tape, watches it -- and promptly receives a phone call informing her that she'll die in a week. Determined to get to the bottom of the curse, Reiko and Ryuji discover the video's origin and attempt to solve an old murder that could break the spell.

reporter, ex-husband, teenager, niece, friend, creepy, frightening

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The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till

Filmmaker Keith Beauchamp examines the 1955 Mississippi murder of a 14-year-old black boy who whistled at a white woman.

mother, civil rights activist, family member, sheriff, teenager, al sharpton, raw

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Up the Yangtze

This documentary examine China's rapidly changing economy by focusing on the construction of the Three Gorges Dam. For the government, the dam stands as a symbol of progress; but it displaces hundreds of families during its creation. Following local teenagers Chen Bo Yu and Yu Shi, who work on one of the Western cruise lines that sails up the Yangtze near the dam, the film details the friction in Chinese society as its citizens struggle with the realities of its new consumer capitalism.

cruise employee, tourist, mother, father, teenager, intense, emotional

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The Evil Dead

Teens (Bruce Campbell, Ellen Sandweiss, Betsy Baker) in a remote cabin accidentally resurrect demonic forces with a taped incantation and the Book of the Dead.

teenager, girlfriend, friend, monster, living dead, dark, gory

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S21: The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine

This documentary, directed by a survivor of the genocide, chronicles the systematized murder perpetuated by the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia from 1975 to 1979, specifically the torture and killing of the educated classes in the notorious S-21 prison, which is now a museum. But this film is not about statistics and generalized history. Instead, it focuses on two survivors who return to the prison, coming face-to-face with some of the guards who insist that they were only following bureaucratic orders.

survivor, war criminal, prisoner, teenager, guard, disturbing, emotional

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Shanghai Triad

Director Zhang Yimou's tale of a Chinese boy's eye-opening experiences during a week in the realm of organized crime.

teenager, criminal, singer, uncle, rival, striking, intense

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Salem's Lot

Based on the Stephen King novel, Ben Mears (David Soul) has returned to his hometown of Salem's Lot to write a book about the supposedly haunted Marsten House that resides on a hill overlooking the small town. His project is curtailed, however, when he finds out that someone has bought the long-empty property. But when people around the Marsten House start dying mysteriously, Mears discovers that the owner of the mansion is actually a vampire who is turning them into an army of undead slaves.

vampire, writer, teenager, doctor, priest, love interest, dark

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Teen Beach Movie

Two young surfers (Ross Lynch, Maia Mitchell) find romance when they magically become part of a movie musical.

singer, surfer, teenager, friend, villain, rival, charming

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Adventures in Babysitting

Two teenage baby sitters (Sabrina Carpenter, Sofia Carson) and a group of children spend a wild night in the big city.

babysitter, teenager, runaway, child, supervisor, rival, cheeky

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Quinceañera

After running away from home, a pregnant teenager (Emily Rios) finds a new life with her great-uncle (Chalo Gonzalez) and her gay cousin (Jesse Garcia).

teenager, uncle, cousin, inspiring, powerful, los angeles, family home

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Pathfinder

Barbarians will spare a holy man (Nils Utsi) if a boy (Mikkel Gaup) guides them across frozen Lapland, centuries ago.

teenager, mother, father, warrior, tribal leader, villager, thrilling

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The Here After

The classic radio show (which also inspired a novel, a TV special, and a film) is performed in front of a live audience.

father, brother, teenager, prisoner, family, community member, friend

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Back to the Future (1985)

Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the eccentric scientist Doc Brown.

son, mother, father, scientist, teenager, bully, endearing

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Fatima

After she is injured in a fall, Fatima writes her two daughters letters in Arabic to express things she has never been able to express in French.

daughter, mother, teenager, single mother, cleaning lady, brooding, emotional

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Toy Story 3 (2010)

The toys are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college, and it's up to Woody to convince the other toys that they weren't abandoned and to return home.

teenager, child, toy, cowboy, astronaut, bear, charming

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Hoop Dreams

A film following the lives of two inner-city Chicago boys who struggle to become college basketball players on the road to going professional.

basketball player, teenager, mother, father, coach, teacher, uplifting

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The T.A.M.I. Show

Surf pop duo, Jan and Dean host this showcase of performances by well-known Rock, R&B, and pop stars of the era.

teenager, musician, singer, rock star, james brown, chuck berry, confident

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Time of the Gypsies

In this luminous tale set in the area around Sarajevo and in Italy, Perhan, an engaging young Romany (gypsy) with telekinetic powers, is seduced by the quick-cash world of petty crime, which threatens to destroy him and those he loves.

teenager, teen boy, young man, dreamer, engaging, endearing, heartwarming

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High School Musical 2

During summer vacation, Troy (Zac Efron) gets a job at Sharpay's (Ashley Tisdale) resort but doesn't realize she has an ulterior motive for hiring him.

teenager, girlfriend, lot, amusing, high school, troy, singing

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Catch Me If You Can (2002)

A seasoned FBI agent pursues Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully forged millions of dollars' worth of checks while posing as a Pan Am pilot, a doctor, and a legal prosecutor.

con artist, fbi agent, love interest, teenager, suspenseful, witty, crafty

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The Virgin Spring (1960)

An innocent yet pampered young virgin and her family's pregnant and jealous servant set out to deliver candles to church, but only one returns from events that transpire in the woods along the way.

virgin, teenager, parent, rapist, somber, brooding, disturbing

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Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

A Mumbai teenager reflects on his life after being accused of cheating on the Indian version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?"

teenager, young boy, young girl, criminal, police officer, host, inspiring

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The Return (2003)

In the Russian wilderness, two brothers face a range of new, conflicting emotions when their father - a man they know only through a single photograph - resurfaces.

father, son, teenager, mother, emotional, dark, somber

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Short Term 12 (2013)

A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend.

young woman, team leader, teenager, emotional, home, past, heroes

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Complices

Two police inspectors from Lyon investigate the death of a young man whose body was found in the Rhône River.

teenager, teen boy, teen girl, murder victim, missing person, engaging, thrilling

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La Collectionneuse

A young man (Patrick Bauchau) tells himself high ideals are what kept him from sleeping with a temptress (Haydée Politoff) staying at the same St. Tropez boarding house.

collector, teenager, art dealer, emotional, villa, the south, time

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Manhattan (1979)

The life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend's mistress.

writer, teenager, ex-wife, friend, lover, witty, playful

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Harold and Maude (1971)

Young, rich, and obsessed with death, Harold finds himself changed forever when he meets lively septuagenarian Maude at a funeral.

survivor, teenager, mother, quirky, dark, emotional, cemetery

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Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)

A national manhunt is ordered for a rebellious kid and his foster uncle who go missing in the wild New Zealand bush.

young boy, foster mother, foster father, dog, social worker, teenager, amusing

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