Teacher movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant teacher movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, dramatic, sincere, sentimental and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with teacher, school, high school, mentor, youth, friendship, storytelling, teenager, teacher student relationship and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as teacher: Kindergarten Cop (1990), Suck Me Shakespeer 3 (2017), Pay It Forward (2000), Fist Fight (2017), Never Been Kissed (1999), Pretty Persuasion (2005), Prom Night (2008), Warrior (2011), Bolshoy (2017), Pretty Little Liars (2010).
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Warrior
Drama, Sport
USA
140 min.
 8.2
Pay It Forward
Drama
USA
123 min.
 7.2
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Terminal
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Ireland, UK, Hong Kong, Hungary, USA
95 min.
 5.3
Eighth Grade
Comedy, Drama
USA
93 min.
 7.7

List of teacher movies

Kindergarten Cop
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hard-edged cop John Kimble gets more than he bargained for when he goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher to get the goods on a brutal drug lord while at the same time protecting the man's young son. Pitted against a class of boisterous ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: teacher, police investigation, fish out of water, hidden identity, working undercover, small town, disorder, mischievous children, bullying, undercover, chase, undercover cop ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1990, 1990s, twentieth century
Place: kindergarten, california, oregon
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Suck Me Shakespeer 3
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comedy that follows an ex-con who lands a position at a school that sits over the spot where money from one of his earlier robberies was stashed.
Style: dark humor, feel good, humorous, twists and turns
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: teacher, school, youth, rise to the top, teenage life, society, mentor, adventure, twists & turns, friendship, female teacher, singing in a car ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, munich germany
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 7.2
 105K
Pay It Forward
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Like some other kids, 12-year-old Trevor McKinney believed in the goodness of human nature. Like many other kids, he was determined to change the world for the better. Unlike most other kids, he succeeded.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, inspirational, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: child's point of view, childhood, life philosophy, good deed, teacher, disfigurement, single parent, school, alone in the world, death, mentor, homeless ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
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 5.6
 32K
Fist Fight
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When one school teacher gets the other fired, he is challenged to an after-school fight.
Style: funny, idiotic, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school teacher, teacher, school, teacher student relationship, fight scenes, foul language, revenge, dumb, bullying, prank, school bully, anger ...
Place: tokyo
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Never Been Kissed
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Josie Geller, a baby-faced junior copywriter at the Chicago Sun-Times, must pose as a student at her former high school to research contemporary teenage culture. With the help of her brother, Rob, Josie infiltrates the inner circle of the most ...
Style: feel good, sweet, humorous, light, touching ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, kids, teen comedy
Plot: high school, hidden identity, teenager, teacher, friendship, romance, stereotypes, journalist, adolescence, fall in love, prom, popularity ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, new jersey, chicago illinois
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Pretty Persuasion
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A 15-year-old girl incites chaos among her friends and a media frenzy when she accuses her drama teacher of sexual harassment.
Style: realistic, dark humor, disturbing, cynical, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: manipulation, high school, teenager, teacher, revenge, teachers and students, false accusation, adolescence, dishonesty, stereotypes, sexual harassment, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, campus
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 3.9
 31K
Prom Night
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Donna's senior prom is supposed to be the best night of her life, though a sadistic killer from her past has different plans for her and her friends.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, hotel, serial killer, prom, obsession, death, teacher, stalking, haunted by the past, characters killed one by one, best friends, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
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 8.2
 389K
Warrior
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother, an ex-marine ...
Style: tense, exciting, rough, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxing, martial arts, family drama, sport, fight scenes, mentor, contests and competitions, teacher, happy ending, courage, training, brothers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, iraq, atlantic city new jersey
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 6.9
 507
Bolshoy
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Julia is incredibly talented. She can become a great ballerina. But for this purpose she must give up everything: the interests of the family, her first love, friendship. Over and over again the heroine will face a complex choice between the dream ...
Style: realistic, artsy, colourful, sad
Audience: chick flick
Plot: ballet, ballerina, female protagonist, teacher, theater, dance, mentor, friendship, rivalry, high school, disorder, social relations ...
Time: 2000s
Place: russia
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Pretty Little Liars
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Based on the Pretty Little Liars series of young adult novels by Sara Shepard, the series follows the lives of four girls — Spencer, Hanna, Aria, and Emily — whose clique falls apart after the disappearance of their queen bee, Alison. One year ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: high school, best friends, friendship, haunted by the past, secret, threat, mystery, youth, bullying, blackmail, gossip and rumors, disappearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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 5.9
 121K
Carrie
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: telekinesis, revenge, high school, social misfits, mother daughter relationship, bullying, prom, gory, humiliation, supernatural, religious, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 18K
Excision
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alienated teen Pauline struggles with the pressures of fitting into high school, pleasing her mother and a burning desire to lose her virginity. With a grotesque curiosity for the darker side of life, Pauline is considered a social outcast by ...
Style: tense, surreal, scary, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: mentally unstable, obsession, surgeon, losing-it hero, gory, dysfunctional family, social outcast, transplant, teacher, dark fantasy, sister sister relationship, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Mozart in the Jungle
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: In the tradition of Anthony Bourdain's "Kitchen Confidential" and Gelsey Kirkland's "Dancing on my Grave" comes an insider’s look into the secret world of classical musicians. From her debut recital at Carnegie ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, sincere, romantic ...
Plot: musician's life, artists and showbiz, prodigy, strong female character, classical music, sex, backstage, performance, hotshot, teacher, drugs/alcohol, orchestra ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Anna and the King
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: The story of the romance between the King of Siam (now Thailand) and the widowed British school teacher Anna Leonowens during the 1860s. Anna teaches the children and becomes romanced by the King. She convinces him that a man can be loved by just ...
Style: romantic, captivating, emotional, sentimental, factual ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love story, opposites attract, royal court, royal family, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, betrayal, social differences, unlikely friendships, teacher ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: thailand, asia, england, burma, southeast asia
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The Bionic Woman
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After fully recovering from her near fatal bout of bionic rejection, Jaime Sommers, the first female cyborg, is assigned to spy missions of her own.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, superhuman powers, androids and robots, superheroine, female protagonist, secret identity, danger, investigation, escapades, teacher student relationship, spy, teacher ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
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 7.5
 31K
The Magicians
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, exciting, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: magic, school, fantasy world, supernatural ability, society, betrayal, love and romance, teacher, king, monsters, college, studying ...
Place: new york
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Devil in the Flesh
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When her mother is killed in a mysterious house fire, rebellious teen Debbie Strand is sent to live with her grandmother, where she becomes even more unhinged. She develops an intense crush on her hunky creative writing teacher, Peter Rinaldi, but ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, female psychopath, young lovers, dangerous attraction, frame up, teenage life, school, crime, stalking, family in danger, teacher ...
Time: 90s
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 10K
Terminal
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, Hong Kong, Hungary, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the dark heart of a sprawling, anonymous city, two assassins carry out a sinister mission, a teacher battles a fatal illness, and an enigmatic janitor and a curious waitress lead dangerous double lives. Murderous consequences unravel in the dead ...
Style: suspense, exciting, artsy, breathtaking
Plot: assassin, double life, illness, waitress, revenge, murder, crime, crimes, teacher, vengeance, janitor, tied to a bed
Is relevant ?
 8.2
 67K
Skins
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Irreverent comedy drama which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol.
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating, idiotic, cynical ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, high school life, friendship, sexual relations, lifestyle, looking for sex, high school, youth, teenage sexuality, party, leader, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 1K
Knock
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Doctor Knock is a former thug who has become a doctor and arrives in the small village of Saint-Maurice to make his fortune according to a particular method. It will make the villagers believe that they are not as healthy as they might think. It is ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, captivating, uplifting, funny
Plot: doctor, clinic, escapades, deception, letter, pharmacy, pharmacist, school, restaurant, blackmail, debt, village ...
Time: 1950s
Place: france
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 79K
Half Nelson
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Despite his dedication to the junior-high students who fill his classroom, idealistic teacher Dan Dunne leads a secret life of addiction that the majority of his students will never know. But things change when a troubled student Drey makes a ...
Style: realistic, talky, sincere, serious, touching ...
Plot: friendship, teacher, addiction, drug abuse, loneliness, drugs, drug addiction, father daughter relationship, drinking, basketball, dedicated educator, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 26K
In the House
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A sixteen-year-old boy insinuates himself into the house of a fellow student from his literature class and writes about it in essays for his French teacher. Faced with this gifted and unusual pupil, the teacher rediscovers his enthusiasm for his ...
Style: tense, suspense, serious, enigmatic, intellectual ...
Plot: teacher, high school, french, obsession, art, literature, voyeurism, writing, teachers and students, manipulation, secrets, imagination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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Dead Poets Society
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: At an elite, old-fashioned boarding school in New England, a passionate English teacher inspires his students to rebel against convention and seize the potential of every day, courting the disdain of the stern headmaster.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school, coming of age, literature, teacher, poetry, friendship, suicide, philosophy, mentor, idealism, professor, dedicated educator ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1959, 1950s
Place: vermont, new england, usa, harvard university
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Stand and Deliver
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jaime Escalante is a mathematics teacher in a school in a hispanic neighbourhood. Convinced that his students have potential, he adopts unconventional teaching methods to try and turn gang members and no-hopers into some of the country's top ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, thought provoking, serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, teacher, mathematics, idealism, school, underdog, dedicated educator, fighting the system, mentor, hardcase students, childhood, urban ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Notes on a Scandal
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.
Style: sexual, realistic, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: obsession, loneliness, teacher, high school, friendship, adultery, art, lesbian, manipulation, betrayal, infidelity, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 32K
The Class
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Teacher and novelist François Bégaudeau plays a version of himself as he negotiates a year with his racially mixed students from a tough Parisian neighborhood.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, sincere, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: high school, teacher, school, french, literature, teachers and students, dedicated educator, realism, teenager, hardcase students, mentor, runaway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, latin america, california, caribbean ...
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 7K
Not One Less
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Teacher Gao loves the students in his poor village and is devoted to educating them in the hope of their greater futures. When he is called away to tend to his dying mother for a month, the Mayor calls in an inexperienced 13 year-old replacement, ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, feel good, sincere ...
Plot: teacher, coming of age, poverty, school, children, elementary school, dedicated educator, friendship, childhood, mentor, obsessive quest, runaway ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: china, tokyo, japan, new jersey, iran
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One Eight Seven
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After surviving a stabbing by a student, teacher Trevor Garfield moves from New York to Los Angeles. There, he resumes teaching as a substitute teacher. The education system, where violent bullies control the classrooms and the administration is ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, gloomy, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teacher, violence, hardcase students, juvenile delinquency, drugs/alcohol, school, gangs, bullying, brutality, teachers and students, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new york, new jersey ...
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Dangerous Minds
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Former Marine Louanne Johnson lands a gig teaching in a pilot program for bright but underachieving teens at a notorious inner-city high school. After having a terrible first day, she decides she must throw decorum to the wind. When Johnson returns ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, gloomy, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, teacher, school, friendship, death, dedicated educator, poetry, redemption, hardcase students, poverty, mentor, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
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To Sir, with Love
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Idealistic engineer-trainee and his experiences in teaching a group of rambunctious white high school students from the slums of London's East End.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: high school, school, teacher, idealism, race, teenager, british, dedicated educator, dance, coming of age, mentor, runaway ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england, europe, east end london
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