Hardcase students movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hardcase students movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, semi serious, touching and sincere films and TV shows about / with hardcase students, youth, power relations, high school, teachers and students, high school life, school, dedicated educator, teenage life and teacher plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as hardcase students: Community (2009), Beavis and Butt-Head (1993), GTO: Great Teacher Onizuka (1998), Coach Carter (2005), Detachment (2011), Higher Ground (2000), Evil (2003), The Substitute (1996), Night School (2018), Life of a King (2013).

List of hardcase students movies

 8.5
 172K
Community (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Follow the lives of a group of students at what is possibly the world’s worst community college in the fictional locale of Greendale, Colorado.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, stylized, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, student life, friends, college life, social relations, lifestyle change, odd, hardcase students, friendship, college, uptight character, wisdom of life ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: colorado, usa, campus
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Beavis and Butt-Head (1993)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: Beavis and Butt-head are high school students whose lifestyles revolve around TV, junk food (usually nachos), shopping malls, heavy metal music, and trying to "score with chicks". Each show contains short cartoons centering on the duo who ...
Style: humorous, witty, bad taste humour, realistic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heavy metal, stupidity, high school, odd couple, buddies, rock, media satire, hardcase students, heavy metal culture, escapades, practical joke, fart joke ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, texas
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GTO: Great Teacher Onizuka (1998)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Onizuka is an ex-biker and gang leader who has one goal, to become the greatest teacher. He learns of the power and respect possible as an intern teacher, using his strength and connections to get his students to respect him. Now, graduated, he gets ...
Style: humorous, captivating, sincere, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teachers and students, hardcase students, fish out of water, dedicated educator, workplace situations, lifestyle, society, friendship, starting over, rebelliousness, power relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 7.3
 110K
Coach Carter (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Based on a true story, in which Richmond High School head basketball coach Ken Carter made headlines in 1999 for benching his undefeated team due to poor academic results.
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, inspirational, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: basketball, athlete and trainer, sport, athlete's life, teacher, high school, teachers and students, underdog, human spirit, coach, drugs/alcohol, hardcase students ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, new jersey, usa, texas, san francisco
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 7.7
 69K
Detachment (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A chronicle of three weeks in the lives of several high school teachers, administrators and students through the eyes of substitute teacher, Henry Barthes. Henry roams from school to school, imparting modes of knowledge, but never staying long ...
Style: psychological, bleak, thought provoking, serious, touching ...
Plot: teachers and students, suicide, teacher, social decay, social problems, unhappy, human relationship, life is a bitch, dedicated educator, social relations, high school life, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Higher Ground (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Higher Ground is an American-Canadian drama action television show shot outside Vancouver, British Columbia. The series ran from January 14, 2000 - June 16, 2000 and aired on Fox Family. It stars Joe Lando, Hayden Christensen, A.J. Cook, Meghan Ory, ...
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, teen drama
Plot: hardcase students, eating disorder, troubled teen, family, classmates, teachers and students, dedicated educator, social problems, youth, reconciliation, social relations, power relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa
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 7.8
 33K
Evil (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Stockholm, the fifties. Though academically bright, violent pupil Erik Ponti is expelled from his state school with the headmaster’s words “there’s only one word for people like you – evil… what you need is a good thrashing, and more”. ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, emotional, serious, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rebellion, friendship, domestic violence, boarding school life, rebelliousness, coming of age, humiliation, bully, child abuse, violence, boarding school, private school ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
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 5.9
 11K
The Substitute (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After he did some jobs for CIA, ex-marine John Shale is visiting his high school love Jane. She's now a teacher in Columbus High School in Miami. Soon after his arriving Jane has her knee cap broken while jogging. After that, John decides to go ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: high school, high school life, hardcase students, teachers and students, hidden identity, gang, tough heroes, crime, life is a bitch, working undercover, deadly, undercover ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, florida, miami, cuba
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 5.6
 23K
Night School (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Teddy Walker is a successful salesman whose life takes an unexpected turn when he accidentally blows up his place of employment. Forced to attend night school to get his GED, Teddy soon finds himself dealing with a group of misfit students, his ...
Style: humorous, light, dark humor, satirical
Plot: high school prom, marriage proposal, misfit, dyslexia, prom, boxing ring, african american, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, black eye, hardcase students, salesman, teacher student relationship ...
Time: year 2001
Place: atlanta georgia
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Cromartie High School: The Movie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a good student named Kamiyama gets placed in a high school filled with disobedient kids, he steps up to the plate and takes a position of leadership. Urging the young slackers and rebels to clean up their act, Kamiyama is in store for a lot of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, surreal
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, rivalry, school, college, college life, teenage love, youth, misfit, store, high school life, parody, bounty hunter ...
Place: japan
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Life of a King (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Life of a King is the true story of one man's mission to give inner city kids of Washington DC something he never had - a future. After being incarcerated for eighteen years, Eugene Brown established the Big Chair Chess Club to get kids off the ...
Style: sincere, serious, rough, gloomy, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chess, teachers and students, changing lives, dedicated educator, hardcase students, contests and competitions, ambition, high school, youth, teenage life, uneducated, dedication ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Junction Boys (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tom Berenger leads an outstanding cast in this bone-crunching dramatization of legendary college football coach Paul "Bear" Bryant's debut at Texas A&M in the summer of 1954. The often unnerving story finds Bryant ducking the ...
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, sincere, serious
Plot: sport, youth, discrimination, college life, village, hardcase students, athlete and trainer, hopes, village life, teachers and students, out of the way, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas, alabama
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 6.3
 1K
Chalk (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Life in the trenches of that most honorable and frustrating profession...teaching. It's the start of a memorable new year at Harrison High. The self-conscious Mr. Stroope is convinced that his time has come - this year he will be furnished with ...
Style: biting, realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, teacher, teenage life, new year, high school life, society, lifestyle, youth, school, underdog, college, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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Knights of the South Bronx (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A business man decides that he wants to teach school in the inner city and chooses a tough school in the South Bronx. He teaches the children how to play the game of chess, and along the way they learn a lot about life.
Style: realistic, touching, uplifting, serious
Plot: juvenile delinquency, idealism, chess, ambition, high school, urban, against the odds, misfit, high school life, lifestyle, society, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
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 7.1
 877
Punch (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tall, exotic looking and aimless 17-year-old Do Wan-deuk lives in a shabby house in a poor hillside village with a dwarf father and a stammering uncle. One day, his teacher reveals the surprising news that Wan-deuk’s runaway mother was actually ...
Style: uplifting, touching, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: youth, power relations, teenage life, high school life, coming of age, athlete and trainer, hardcase students, teachers and students, ambition
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
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 7.0
 1K
Walkout (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Walkout is the true story of a young Mexican American high school teacher, Sal Castro. He mentors a group of students in East Los Angeles, when the students decide to stage a peaceful walkout to protest the injustices of the public school system. ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: hopes, lifestyle, high school life, against the odds, rebelliousness, society, high school, racism, idealism, discrimination, injustice, rebellion ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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 3.3
 912
Lambada (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Kevin Laird is a Beverly Hills school teacher by day and a mystery man by night. Using his lambada dance moves to first earn the kid's respect and acceptance, Kevin then teaches them academics. But when a jealous student exposes Kevin's ...
Style: sexy, feel good, realistic, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: dance, college, school, high school, music, ambition, hollywood, urban ghetto, power relations, youth, latin, coming of age ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills, usa
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 6.3
 195
Mumu (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story a rescue, the rescue of a bad brat's life in the post-WWII period. In 1947, Roger reaches 11 years old. He's a kid badly loved, mischievous and specializes in silly things to do. He is sent to a small boarding school in a small ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: boarding school, boarding school life, mischievous children, hardcase students, dedicated educator, family relations, parents and children, teachers and students, rebellion, village, youth, school ...
Time: 40s
Place: europe, france
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 4.3
 998
Zapped Again! (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A new kid moves into school, making enemies with the affluent societies and joining the beleaguered Science Club. But when an old potion is discovered to confer telekinetic power he gets the chance to get his own back, as well as having a bit of fun ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, sexy
Audience: date night, teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, telekinesis, rivalry, school, prank, college, experiment gone awry, teaching the ways of the world, looking for sex, hardcase students, youth, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
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I Was a Teenage Faust (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 15 year old Brendan Willy hates himself for being un-cool when he falls in love with the girl of his dreams. Enter Mr. Five, a no good tempter from hell, which in his last attempt to ensnare a soul before being fried for eternity, transforms Brendan ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: deal with the devil, wish come true, unfulfilled love, hardcase students, curses spells and rituals, love and romance, hopes, teenage life, family life, unfulfillment, legends and myths, high school life ...
Place: indiana
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Let's Get Those English Girls (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When their little cheat fails, Alain and Jean Pierre fail their final high-school exams in English. Their parents deny them the planned vacation to the Cote D'azur and send them instead to Ramscale in England, to improve their English. However ...
Style: sexy, sexual, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: resort, teenage life, couples, high school, romance, love and romance, hardcase students, youth, flirt, seasickness, la marseillaise, drunkenness ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, paris france
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Unman, Wittering and Zigo (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A new school teacher learns that the previous teacher was killed by his pupils, and he fears the same will happen to him
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: school, murder, threat, deadly, sexual dysfunction, teachers and students, hardcase students, crime, race against time, exploitation, murder confession, teacher ...
Time: 60s
Place: england
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The Explosive Generation (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Peter Gifford is a likable, dedicated schoolteacher that teaches a senior life skills class. When student Janet Sommers brings up the topic of sex and dating, he asks students to write questions on the topic, and will cover them in the next class. ...
Style: sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: high school, teacher, student, power relations, urban ghetto, stoners, idealism, high school life, society, youth, school, teenage life ...
Time: 60s
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 6.5
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Detention (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After some personal trauma, Wilson Walmsley is invited to work as a substitute teacher in a suburban public high school. He finds lack of authority and interest in the school direction and teacher body; uncontrolled and abusive students in an ...
Style: rough, dark humor, realistic, biting, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, power relations, social relations, society, high school life, rebellion, high school, teenage life, disorder, crimes, teachers and students, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, texas
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 4.3
 555
Safety Patrol (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Scout Bozell has always dreamt of being on his school's Safety Patrol. The only reason he cannot join is because he is very clumsy. He's sent to another school because his old school would not let him become part of their Safety Patrol. ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, teachers and students, cons and scams, high school life, disorder, youth, frame up, gang, high school, dedicated educator, goofy hero, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, holland
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Up the Down Staircase (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Sylvia Barrett is a rookie teacher at New York's inner-city Calvin Coolidge High: her lit classes are overcrowded, a window is broken, there's no chalk, books arrive late. The administration is concerned mainly with forms and rules ...
Style: disturbing, gloomy, rough, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: high school, culture clash, friendship, fish out of water, teacher, high school life, misfit, innocence lost, society, youth, power relations, urban ghetto ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
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Pretty Maids All in a Row (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a California high school, a married teacher is the athletic coach and faculty advisor. He starts to have sex flings with his female students and eventually has to kill several of the girls to keep them quiet.
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: high school, murder, serial killer, cheerleader, infidelity, teacher, high school life, teenage life, couples, deadly, youth, college ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
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 6.4
 478
Shackles (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An aspiring teacher (Hughley) takes the one job he's offered, a position at a school inside a prison.
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: prison, underdog, school, prison life, starting over, society, high school life, human spirit, youth, rehabilitation, high school, idealism ...
Time: contemporary
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 2.7
 670
The Formula (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Quinn and Graham, two engineering students who discover a mathematical formula to pick up women with ease.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: friendship, couples, true love, romance, looking for sex, workplace situations, hardcase students, dedicated educator, love and romance, youth, womanizer, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.7
 1K
Miss Guided (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Miss Guided is an American sitcom that ran from March 18, 2008 to April 3, 2008 as a mid-season replacement on ABC. The series follows the life of Becky Freeley, a guidance counselor at a high school that she attended when she was a teenager. The ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: high school, school, high school teacher, teacher, teachers and students, hardcase students, high school life, youth, workplace, dedicated educator, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 20th century
Place: holland
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