Classroom movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant classroom movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, psychological, melancholic, interesting and talky films and TV shows about / with classroom, teacher, school, friendship, storytelling, catastrophe, brutality, runaway, youth and drinking plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Japan, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as classroom: Detachment (2011), Assassination Classroom (2015), ERASED (2016), The Awakening (2011), Far from Men (2014), The Silent Revolution (2018), The 15:17 to Paris (2018), The Student Body (1976), S.W.A.L.K. (1971), Cider with Rosie (2015).

List of classroom movies

 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, social decay, teacher, life is a bitch, unhappy, human relationship, dedicated educator, social problems, social relations, depression, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Assassination Classroom (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The students of class 3-E have a mission: kill their teacher before graduation. He has already destroyed the moon, and has promised to destroy the Earth if he can not be killed within a year. But how can this class of misfits kill a tentacled ...
Style: captivating, humorous, absurd, disturbing, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: teacher, death wish, education, friendship, superhuman, classroom, underdog, monster, murder, school, assassination, government agent
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 8.6
 15K
ERASED (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Satoru Fujinuma is a struggling manga artist who has the ability to turn back time and prevent deaths. When his mother is killed he turns back time to solve the mystery, but ends up back in elementary school, just before the disappearance of his ...
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, sentimental, uplifting
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, kidnapping, child abuse, friendship, childhood, abusive mother, murder, death, dysfunctional family, abuse, serial killer, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, year 2006
Place: japan
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 6.5
 60K
The Awakening (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.
Style: suspenseful, scary, emotional, psychological, serious ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, investigation, teacher, boarding school life, haunted by the past, boarding school, haunted house, children, classroom, estate, fear ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s, post world war one
Place: england, europe, london
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 7.2
 6K
Far from Men (2014)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A French teacher in a small Algerian village during the Algerian War forms an unexpected bond with a dissident who is ordered to be turned in to the authorities.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: teacher, journey, hostage, rifle, school teacher, children, classroom, rain, fire, horse, school, misfit partners ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1954
Place: algeria, africa
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The Silent Revolution (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It's 1956. During a visit to a cinema in West Berlin, East German high school pupils Theo and Kurt see disturbing newsreel footage of the uprising in Budapest. Back in Stalinstadt, one of the GDR’s flagship workers’ settlements, they have ...
Plot: classroom, freedom of speech, high school, train, escape, border crossing, border, high school student, learning the truth, playing piano, cold war era, newspaper ...
Time: 1950s
Place: east germany, west berlin west germany
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The 15:17 to Paris (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In August 2015, an ISIS terrorist boarded train #9364 from Brussels to Paris. Armed with an AK-47 and enough ammo to kill more than 500 people, the terrorist might have succeeded except for three American friends who refused to give in to fear. One ...
Plot: train, terrorism, classroom, vacation, soldier, school, friendship, colosseum, selfie, dance club, american abroad, boat ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: paris france, portugal, france, berlin germany, rome italy ...
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The Student Body (1976)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Carrie, Mitzie, and Chicago get in trouble a lot in the women's prison, but are offered early parolement if they agree to become subjects of a study on human aggression and antisocial behavior at a Kansas City college. Dr. Blalock, the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: classroom, women's prison, juvenile delinquency, nipples visible through clothing, drag racing, merry go round, carnival ride, bumper car, hypnotism, psychology, craziness, suicide threat ...
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 7.8
 2K
S.W.A.L.K. (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two youngsters declare to their parents that they want to get married. Not sometime in the future but as soon as possible.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, stylized, sincere, feel good ...
Plot: school, friendship, teacher, young love, parents, classroom, amusement park, first love, parents and children, romance, coming of age, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
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Cider with Rosie (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A semi-autobiographical coming-of-age story set in the Cotswolds during and immediately after the First World War.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, captivating
Plot: coming of age, village, classroom, bicycle, deserter, village life, apple tree, youth, social relations, friendship, wartime life, society ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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English Vinglish (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: ENGLISH VINGLISH is the story of a woman who does not know English and is made to feel insecure by her family and society at large. Circumstances make her determined to overcome this insecurity, master the language, and teach the world a lesson on ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: housewife, unsupportive spouse, wedding, speech, foreign language, classroom, french, homosexual, self discovery, urban, xenophobia, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.1
 58K
Larry Crowne (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When he suddenly finds himself without his long-standing blue-collar job, Larry Crowne enrolls at his local college to start over. There, he becomes part of an eclectic community of students and develops a crush on his teacher.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: college, loss of job, romance, teacher, self discovery, starting over, teachers and students, love, student life, college life, power relations, petty job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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 6.3
 4K
Premonition (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While stopped at a roadside phone booth for transmitting his work through Internet to the university, Professor Hideki Satomi finds a scrap of newspaper with the picture of his five year old daughter Nana in the obituary. He sees his wife Ayaka ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural ability, professor, student, university, classroom, newspaper, gory, haunted by the past, murder, crimes, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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 7.6
 94K
The Wave (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A school teacher discusses types of government with his class. His students find it too boring to repeatedly go over national socialism and believe that dictatorship cannot be established in modern Germany. He starts an experiment to show how easily ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, national socialism, based on true events, emotional ...
Plot: fascism, teachers and students, nazism, experiment, high school, dictatorship, teacher, dictator, anarchist, suicide, dedicated educator, education ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, california
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Blackmail Boy (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the small, closed community of a provincial town, Magda tries to maintain a balance within a family facing many serious problems. The families apparently normal, bourgeois, every-day life will crack open, bringing to the surface hatred and ...
Style: dark humor, serious, humorous, realistic, sexual
Plot: school, small town, crying, classroom, gay, land developer, infidelity, murder, gays and lesbians, single parent, in the closet, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, athens greece
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 6.1
 2K
The District (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In an effort to end family feuding, a young gypsy travels back in time to kill mammoths to ensure Hungary becomes rich by killing mammoths in order to create a massive oil reservoir. Things don't go entirely according to plan...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Plot: urban, time travel, balcony, prime minister, park, bathtub, dog, gunshot, terrorism, bodyguard, pope, political satire ...
Time: stone age, middle ages
Place: hungary, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
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 6.7
 2K
Joe the King (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A destitute 14 year old struggles to keep his life together despite harsh abuse at his mother's hands, harsher abuse at his father's, and a growing separation from his slightly older brother. Petty thefts for food grow into more major ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, abusive father, theft, money, debt, classroom, juvenile delinquency, working class, corporal punishment, spanking, redemption ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, california
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 7.2
 80K
Elephant (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Several ordinary high school students go through their daily routine as two others prepare for something more malevolent. The film chronicles the events surrounding a school shooting.
Style: bleak, realistic, stylized, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student, high school, school, shooting, gun, school shooting, mass murder, classroom, teacher, photographer, massacre, bomb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, portland oregon, california
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We Shall Overcome (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A drama about a boy who's inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and challenges repressive school authority in 1969 Denmark.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: teachers and students, classroom, coming of age, elementary school, rebellion, depression, child, bravery, becoming an adult, village, parent child relationship, family business ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: denmark
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 7.4
 168K
Blue Valentine (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dean and Cindy live a quiet life in a modest neighborhood. They appear to have the world at their feet at the outset of the relationship. However, his lack of ambition and her retreat into self-absorption cause potentially irreversible cracks in ...
Style: realistic, emotional, talky, serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, nurse, crumbling marriage, couple relations, dysfunctional family, depression, lust, strong sexual content, dancing, classroom, bridge, truck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa, florida
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 5.7
 179K
Bad Teacher (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A lazy, incompetent middle school teacher who hates her job and her students is forced to return to her job to make enough money for a boob job after her rich fiancé dumps her.
Style: not serious, funny, humorous, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teachers and students, school, incompetence, irresponsible, unsupportive coworkers, farce, school teacher, female teacher, love and romance, selfish woman, ambition, manipulative woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois, new jersey
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All the Right Moves (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sensitive study of a headstrong high school football star who dreams of getting out of his small Western Pennsylvania steel town with a football scholarship. His equally ambitious coach aims at a college position, resulting in a clash which could ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: college, high school, ambition, sport, small town, drinking, friendship, coach, classroom, teenager, marching band, locker room ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: pennsylvania, usa, california, new jersey
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 7.0
 6K
A.P. Bio (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: When Harvard philosophy scholar Jack Griffin finds himself teaching high school in Toledo, Ohio, he tosses the syllabus and recruits his students to help enact revenge on his rival.
Plot: revenge, high school, classroom, high school teacher, sitcom, philosopher, high school student, destroying property, school, student, bully
Place: harvard university
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A.B. Normal College (Todo na 'yan! Kulang pa 'yun!) (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Dominic (Ogie Alcasid) and Miguel (Mikey Macapagal Arroyo), the school's most notorious students, are challenged when the school participates in a quiz show to upgrade the image of the school. With the gorgeous Professor Eula Yulo (Rufa Mae ...
Plot: teacher, classroom, high school, classmate, school
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 7.3
 347
Typhoon Club (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The movie takes place in the five-day period before, during and after a ferocious, seemingly liberating typhoon, which five of the students endure while marooned in their school gymnasium.
Plot: typhoon, adolescence, classroom, teenage girl in underwear, lesbian, undressing, underwear, rain, topless girl, teenager, teen romance, classmate
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 5.7
 3K
M.F.A. (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An art student taps into a rich source of creative inspiration after the accidental slaughter of her rapist. An unlikely vigilante emerges, set out to avenge college girls whose attackers walked free- all the while fueling a vivid thesis exhibition.
Style: propaganda film
Plot: rape, revenge, vigilante, art student, female killer, violent sex, rape and revenge, shower, classroom, crying, fingering, feminism ...
Place: campus
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 7.9
 313K
Boyhood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, captivating, reflective ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, divorce, divorced parents, parenting, abusive husband, high school, boy, teenager, family, birthday, coming-of-age, childhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, year 2009 ...
Place: usa, texas, houston texas, austin texas
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 5.3
 9K
Romance (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Although deeply in love with her boyfriend - and indeed sleeping in the same bed with him - a schoolteacher cannot handle the almost complete lack of intimacy he will allow. Increasingly frustrated, she gradually finds her sexual appetites leading ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: rape, infidelity, degradation, bondage, obsession, nymphomania, bound and gagged, nightclub, dancing, frustration, photographer, erection ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
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All Things Fair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 130 min.
Story: This film is set in 1943 when the whole of Europe was embroiled in WWII. It deals with attraction of a 15 year old boy Stig to his teacher Viola. The whole movie revolves around the sexual encounters between Stig and Viola and how he eventually ...
Style: sexual, touching, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: teachers and students, forbidden love, older woman younger man relationship, love affair, coming of age, teacher, high school, teacher student relationship, couple relations, friendship, romance, jealousy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia, stockholm sweden
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 6.9
 140K
Enemy (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Spain, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.
Style: psychological, surreal, bleak, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, mystery, delusion, professor, symbolism, mysterious character, life turned upside down, disorder, doppelganger, couple relations, paranoia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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