Maturation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant maturation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, touching, serious, sincere, sentimental and emotional films and TV shows about / with maturation, coming of age, family relations, youth, friendship, friends, parents and children, father son relationship, teenager and death plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
maturation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as maturation: Girl in Progress (2012), Stand by Me (1986), Cinema Paradiso (1988), To Kill a Mockingbird (1962), The Horsemen (1971), Origin of the Species (1998), Problem Child (1990), Right On, Man! (1980), Sounder (1972), Zerophilia (2005).

List of maturation movies

Girl in Progress (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As single mom Grace juggles work, bills, and her affair with a married doctor, her daughter, Ansiedad, plots a shortcut to adulthood after finding inspiration in the coming-of-age stories she's reading for school.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, teenage life, couple relations, teenage girl, coming of age, married man, single parent, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, couples, youth, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, seattle
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The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A fresh and distinctive take on Charles Dickens’ semi-autobiographical masterpiece, The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the 1840s, chronicles the life of its iconic title character as he navigates a chaotic world to find his elusive ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, sentimental, semi serious, captivating ...
Plot: poverty, charles dickens, victorian england, orphan, aunt, kite, child's point of view, children, blackmail, friendship, betrayal, survivor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
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Stand by Me (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, sad, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: childhood, coming of age, friendship, teenager, boy, youth, children, courage, young heroes, child, death, young kid ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1959, 80s
Place: usa, oregon, normandy
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Cinema Paradiso (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater's projectionist.
Style: sad, inspirational, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: childhood, coming of age, first love, friendship, filmmaking, nostalgia, cinema, haunted by the past, philosophy, flashback, movie theatre, village ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 80s
Place: italy, sicily, rome italy, europe
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To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Scout Finch, 6, and her older brother Jem live in sleepy Maycomb, Alabama, spending much of their time with their friend Dill and spying on their reclusive and mysterious neighbor, Boo Radley. When Atticus, their widowed father and a respected ...
Style: touching, enigmatic, compassionate, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Audience: family outing, manly, chick flick
Plot: racism, lawyer, courtroom, small town, courtroom drama, single father, legal, rape, childhood, poverty, court, prejudice ...
Time: 1930s, year 1932, 20th century
Place: alabama, usa, africa
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The Horsemen (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the poor, desolate northern provinces of the mountainous feudal Sunni kingdom of Afghanistan (before the Soviet-engineered republican revolutions), the status of the proud men and their clans is determined less by wealth or even military power ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, touching
Plot: horse, islam, horseman, ambition, village life, mountain, redemption, coming of age, downfall, rivalry, heroes, contests and competitions ...
Time: 70s
Place: afghanistan, ottoman empire, middle east
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Origin of the Species (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A weekend in a summer house, where six late twenties friends have reunited. A series of life crises force them to confront their relationships and lives, leading them to discover what it really means to grow up.
Plot: philosophy, weekend getaway, cheating wife, grownups, fall in love, twenty something, affection, high school friend, nostalgia, flirting, abandonment, skinny dipping ...
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Problem Child (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ben Healy (John Ritter) and his social climbing wife Flo adopt Junior a fun-loving seven year old. But they soon discover he's a little monster as he turns a camping trip, a birthday party and even a baseball game into comic nightmares. But is ...
Style: funny, feel good, light, humorous, satirical ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, adoption, chase, spoiled brat, troublemaker, kidnapping, children, child hero, child, friends, best friends, childhood ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
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Right On, Man! (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the punk rock era of the late 1970s three restless teenagers, two boys and a girl, spend their time in and out of a special class for problem kids. Jussi seldom sees his parents at home, so he is free to indulge in petty crimes, pranks, and ...
Style: cult film
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: music, broken family, troubled teen, theft, pets, social problems, prostitute, friend, school, teacher, death, flashback ...
Time: 70s
Place: helsinki finland, finland
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Sounder (1972)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Morgans, a loving and strong family of Black sharecroppers in Louisiana in 1933, face a serious family crisis when the husband and father, Nathan Lee Morgan, is convicted of a petty crime and sent to a prison camp. After some weeks or months, ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching, sad ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, dog, racism, civil rights, african american, youth, family relations, bittersweet, farm, prison, depression, courage ...
Time: 1930s, 70s, 20th century
Place: louisiana, africa, usa
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Zerophilia (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this provocative teen comedy, Luke, a young man insecure about his masculinity discovers he's a Zerophiliac, with the ability to change sex at will. Join Luke as he journeys into the extraordinary world of Zerophilia where so many crazy ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: gender bending, gay, seduction, orgasm, gender, friendship, love and romance, first time, power relations, couples, youth, teenage life ...
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The Last Picture Show (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The coming of age of a youth named Sonny in a small Texas town in the 1950s.
Style: realistic, sentimental, sexy, thought provoking, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, small town, older woman younger man relationship, friendship, teenager, high school, graduation, nostalgia, christmas, sexuality, high school prom, self discovery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 70s, year 1952, year 1951
Place: texas, usa, california, austin texas, oklahoma ...
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Drive, He Said (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hector is a star basketball player for the College basketball team he plays for, the Leopards. His girlfriend, Olive, doesn't know whether to stay with him or leave him. And his friend, Gabriel, who may have dropped out from school and become a ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, sincere
Plot: student athlete, college life, college, pregnancy, nude, cheerleader, sport, rebellion, athlete's life, society, ambition, rebelliousness ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: ohio, usa
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David Copperfield (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 185 min.
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Story: Charles Dickens' haunting semi-autobiographical tale of a boy who is sent away by his stepfather after his mother dies but manages to triumph over incredible adversities.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: charles dickens, coming of age, step parent, orphan, youth, stepfather stepson relationship, rise to the top, life is a bitch, dishonesty, society, power relations, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, edwardian era
Place: england, europe, london
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Dandelion (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a small town of rolling fields and endless skies, isolated 16 year old Mason lives in a world where families exist in fragmented silence and love seems to have gone missing. Then Mason meets Danny, a sensitive and troubled girl, and their tender ...
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, dysfunctional family, parents and children, young lovers, depression, compassion, desperation, jail, self discovery, bad father, melancholy, village ...
Place: idaho, usa, washington state
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Black Girl (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An aspiring dancer and her wicked sister's resent their mother's love for a foster daughter.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: blaxploitation, black history, orphan, family relations, redemption, couples, injustice, family problems, love and romance, society, hopes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa
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