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, touching, humorous, captivating and psychological films and TV shows about / with classroom, teacher, school, friendship, student, kiss, youth, storytelling, death and high school plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
classroom movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as classroom: Detachment (2011), Assassination Classroom (2015), ERASED (2016), The Silent Revolution (2018), The 15:17 to Paris (2018), The Student Body (1976), S.W.A.L.K. (1971), Cider with Rosie (2015), English Vinglish (2012), Larry Crowne (2011).

List of classroom movies

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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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, disturbing, exciting, humorous, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: teacher, education, friendship, murder, monster, school, underdog, superhuman, classroom, death wish, government agent, assassination
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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, childhood, friendship, death, murder, serial killer, dysfunctional family, abuse, abusive mother, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, year 2006
Place: japan
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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, piano, movie theatre, homosexual, minister, friendship between boys, playing piano, newspaper, train, escape ...
Time: 1950s
Place: east germany, west berlin west germany
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The 15:17 to Paris (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
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, classroom, terrorism, watching television, firearm, tourist, blood, bar, soldier, vatican, school principal, wounded ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: berlin germany, france, paris france, rome italy, portugal ...
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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, delinquent, suicide attempt, hypnosis, experiment, hidden camera, skinny dipping, security guard, insanity, suicidal, morality ...
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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: sincere, semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: school, friendship, teacher, young love, parents, first love, amusement park, classroom, couples, romance, family relations, love and romance ...
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, touching, captivating, realistic
Plot: coming of age, village, classroom, deserter, bicycle, youth, friends, social relations, friendship, society, village life, wartime life ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 20s
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Plot: housewife, unsupportive spouse, foreign language, self esteem, self fulfillment, fish out of water, humiliation, doubts and hesitations, family relations, family life, self discovery, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
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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, starting over, student life, teacher, self discovery, college life, teachers and students, petty job, power relations, self esteem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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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, serious, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, boarding school life, investigation, boarding school, haunted by the past, teacher, haunted house, children, classroom, countryside, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, post world war one, 1920s
Place: england, europe, london
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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: psychological, tense, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: newspaper, professor, university, student, classroom, supernatural ability, deadly, gory, estrangement, danger, murder, family problems ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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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: psychological, disturbing, national socialism, based on true events, emotional ...
Plot: fascism, teachers and students, nazism, experiment, dictatorship, high school, teacher, suicide, dictator, anarchist, teenage life, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, california
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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: serious, captivating, realistic, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: teacher, hostage, journey, misfit partners, danger, on the road, on the run, political unrest, forced into action, rebellion, survival, war crime ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1954
Place: algeria, africa
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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: realistic, sexual, serious, humorous, dark humor
Plot: murder, small town, infidelity, school, land developer, crying, classroom, gay, manipulations, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: athens greece, greece
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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: humorous, semi serious
Plot: time travel, urban, time machine, orgy, youth, arab, hypocrisy, mass suicide, prime minister, bathtub, dog, balcony ...
Time: stone age, middle ages
Place: hungary, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
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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, rough, gloomy, serious, tense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: dysfunctional family, coming of age, working class, debt, classroom, theft, abusive father, money, juvenile delinquency, corporal punishment, redemption, spanking ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, california
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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, disturbing, realistic, stylized, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student, high school, teacher, school, bomb, photographer, suicide, massacre, shooting, classroom, gun, mass murder ...
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: captivating, realistic, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: teachers and students, classroom, parents and children, power relations, rebellion, coming of age, youth, elementary school, farm, fighting the system, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: denmark
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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: emotional, realistic, stylized, talky, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, nurse, lust, crumbling marriage, couple relations, depression, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, marital problem, dancing, truck, classroom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new york, florida
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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: school, teachers and students, incompetence, irresponsible, unsupportive coworkers, farce, female teacher, school teacher, love and romance, colleague colleague relationship, psychological manipulation, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, illinois, chicago 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, sentimental, feel good, touching, serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, college, ambition, sport, small town, drinking, friendship, youth, pregnancy, marching band, coach, locker room ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: usa, pennsylvania, california, new jersey
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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: high school, revenge, sitcom, high school teacher, classroom, bully, destroying property, philosopher, high school student, school, student
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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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, classmate, teen romance, teenager, underwear, undressing, rain, lesbian, teenage girl in underwear, topless girl
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Love at Second Sight (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Overnight, Raphael finds himself immersed in a world where he has never met Olivia, the woman of his life. How is he going to reconquer his wife, who has become a complete stranger?
Plot: flamingo, bus, concert, beach, male nudity, snowing, tattoo, night, alternate world, underwater scene, bench, high school ...
Place: paris france
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Steak (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A French comedy with comedians Eric & Ramzy made by Quentin Dupieux a.k.a. Mr. Oizo.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, surreal ...
Plot: gang, money raising, parody, high school life, society, future dystopia, picked on, life is a bitch, crimes, buddies, disorder, physical appearance ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: france
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We Hope for Blooming (2018)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: Japan
Story: Mitsuki is shy and rather isolated at school. Towa is on the basketball team and Mitsuki's class-mate. Due to circumstances, Mitsuki soon begins to socialize with four jocks of the basketball team, which affects her self-esteem, her social ...
Plot: basketball, waving goodbye, coach, locker room, fireworks, uniform, locker, magazine, holding hands, physician, pancake, flower ...
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Christopher Robin (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Working-class family man Christopher Robin encounters his childhood friend Winnie-the-Pooh, who helps him to rediscover the joys of life.
Style: uplifting, touching, sincere, sweet, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: winnie the pooh, adulthood, childhood, disney, teddy bear, train, bear, childhood memory, kangaroo, pig, forest, owl ...
Time: 2010s
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We (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During a scorching summer in a Belgian-Dutch border village, eight teenagers play games of discovery to break the listless monotony. They challenge each other and themselves and pretty soon, their sexual curiosity starts to blur the lines between ...
Plot: flashing, field, naked in public, repeated scene, male masturbation, prostitution, bumper car, loss of innocence, talking to self, car accident, shower, newspaper ...
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