Schoolyard fight movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant schoolyard fight movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, realistic, serious, humorous, captivating and semi serious films and TV shows about / with schoolyard fight, youth, school, bully, boy, friendship, coming of age, bullying, father son relationship and teacher plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Family genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as schoolyard fight: Crows Explode (2014), The Karate Kid (1984), The Power Within (1995), Zapped Again! (1990), Alan & Naomi (1992), Speed Racer (2008), Bridge to Terabithia (1985), Detention (2011), Bless Me, Ultima (2012), The New Kids (1985).

List of schoolyard fight movies

Crows Explode (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A month after Genji Takiya graduates, a new battle for supremacy at Suzuran All-Boys High School begins. Transfer student Kaburagi Kazeo combats Kagami Ryohei for the coveted top spot, amidst a brewing inter-school conflict with Kurosaki Industrial ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, weird
Plot: teenager, criminal, youth, fistfight, boxer, rivalry, school, medieval, apprentice, battles, youth gang, schoolboy ...
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 7.3
 227K
The Karate Kid (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Hassled by the school bullies, Daniel LaRusso has his share of adolescent woes. Luckily, his apartment building houses a resident martial arts master: Kesuke Miyagi, who agrees to train Daniel ... and ends up teaching him much more than ...
Style: feel good, inspirational, sentimental, touching, captivating ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, teenager, teacher, karate, teaching the ways of the world, sport, human spirit, underdog, high school, coming of age, martial arts tournament, fight ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, new jersey, usa
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The Power Within (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Stan Dryer, a teen, afraid to even ask a girl to the prom, finds courage and extreme martial arts skill when he is given a ring by an old man he tried to save from a group of attackers. The ring is a mate to a ring stolen by a double dealing art ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: child martial arts, martial arts, good versus evil, heroes, survival, rivalry, youth, escapades, supernatural ability, adventure, battles, heroic mission ...
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Zapped Again! (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
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: sexy, parody, sex comedy, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: hottie, high school, teenager, telekinesis, erotica, super strength, laboratory, potion, youth, supernatural, supernatural ability, misfit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
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 6.8
 447
Alan & Naomi (1992)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Naomi, a young refugee from Nazi-occupied Paris, moves into Alan Silverman’s building in New York, he does his best to avoid her. But despite Naomi's strange behavior and the language barrier, they slowly develop a deep and touching ...
Style: realistic, serious, uplifting, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: world war two, coming of age, youth, children, post traumatic stress disorder, family relations, friendship, haunted by the past, against humanity, misfit, dealing with death, battles ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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 6.0
 74K
Speed Racer (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA, Australia, Germany, Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Speed Racer is the tale of a young and brilliant racing driver. When corruption in the racing leagues costs his brother his life, he must team up with the police and the mysterious Racer X to bring an end to the corruption and criminal activities. ...
Style: stylized, exciting, entertaining, futuristic, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night
Plot: race, car, chase, car chase, family, family relations, obstacle, contests and competitions, ambition, conspiracy, driver, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
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Bridge to Terabithia (1985)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Jess Aarons and new girl Leslie Burke create a world of their own and call it Terabithia and pretend to be the king and queen. They return to their magical kingdom every day after school.
Audience: kids
Plot: first love, bereavement, youth, school, drawing, boy, family relations, new student, male female relationship, crush, forest, runner ...
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 5.6
 16K
Detention (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As a killer named Cinderhella stalks the student body at the high school in Grizzly Lake, a group of co-eds band together to survive while they're all serving detention.
Style: slasher, semi serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, time travel, dark humor, youth, time machine, survival, social relations, suicide attempt, prom, love triangle, delusion, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, year 1992, year 1998 ...
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Bless Me, Ultima (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a village in New Mexico, the life of young farm boy Antonio is dramatically changed when an old medicine woman joins his household. This affecting coming-of-age tale recounts Antonio's experiences to reveal the spiritual conflict in his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, touching, disturbing ...
Plot: youth, coming of age, healer, friendship, village, child's point of view, war, introspection, elderly, social relations, human nature, village life ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1944
Place: new mexico, usa
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 6.1
 4K
The New Kids (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A brother and sister arrive in a small town to help their relatives run an amusement park, and they find the town is terrorized by a local street gang.
Style: disturbing, slasher, tense, captivating, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, bully, kidnapping, amusement park, violence, teenager, bullying, school bully, orphan, small town, family problems, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
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Tales from the Neverending Story (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 375 min.
TV show
Story: Twelve-year-old Bastian Balthazar Bux had lost the wonderful imagination he had as a child somewhere between growing older, watching TV, going to school and playing with his Gameboy. But when his mother dies suddenly, Bastian's limitless ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, magic, good versus evil, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, self fulfillment, empress, save the kingdom, youth, escapades ...
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The Little Kidnappers (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Loosely based on a '50's movie of the same name, it tells the story of two young orphan boys who travel by themselves from the Old country to join their father's family in Canada. There they encounter their stern disciplinarian ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: orphan, youth, disney, beach, baby, missing child, kidnapping, family relations, countryside, adoption, innocence lost, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century
Place: canada, nova scotia
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 6.1
 43K
The Kid (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Powerful businessman Russ Duritz is self-absorbed and immersed in his work. But by the magic of the moon, he meets Rusty, a chubby, charming 8-year-old version of himself who can't believe he could turn out so badly -- with no life and no dog. ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sweet, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, indifference, disney, youth, family, unfulfillment, happy ending, bullying, supernatural, redemption, father son estrangement, cynic ...
Time: future, 60s, 2000s, contemporary, 21st century ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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 7.1
 10K
My Bodyguard (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Clifford Peach (Chris Makepeace), an easygoing teenager, is finding less than easy to fit in at his new high school, where a tough-talking bully (Matt Dillon) terrorizes his classmates and extorts their lunch money. Refusing to pay up, Clifford ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, unusual plot structure, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, bully, coming of age, cheerleading, bullying, motorcycle, hotel, gang, youth, bodyguard, aging ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, california, usa
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Three O'Clock High (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A high school nerd, Jerry Mitchell (Siemaszko) is assigned to write a piece for the school paper about new boy Buddy Revell (Tyson), who is rumored to be a psychopathic nutcase. When Jerry accidentally touches Buddy, he says that they must fight in ...
Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, humorous, clever ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, bullying, bully, teenager, cheerleading, showdown, fistfight, psychopath, panic, unlikely hero, brother sister relationship, courage ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new jersey
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 7.9
 94K
Sing Street (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.
Style: touching, realistic, feel good, lyrical, depressing ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: friendship, youth, music band, musician's life, teenager, school, rock and roll, dream girl, adolescence, bullying, coming of age, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century, year 1985
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, london, england
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Army of Thieves (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A prequel to Zack Snyder's upcoming Army of the Dead that is said to be 'international'.
Style: suspense, romantic, disturbing, captivating, funny ...
Plot: heist, zombie, safecracking, thief, zombie outbreak, bank teller, organized crime, safecracker, interpol, sting operation, apocalypse, red herring ...
Time: 2020s
Place: europe, munich germany, berlin germany, prague, california ...
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Tammy and the T-Rex (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An evil scientist implants the brain of Michael, a murdered high school student, in an animatronic Tyrannosaurus. He escapes, wreaks vengeance on his high school tormentors and is reunited with his sweetheart Tammy. Together, the couple try to elude ...
Style: psychological, funny, surreal, slasher, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: tyrannosaurus rex, mad scientist, dinosaur, mad doctor, bully, lion, cheerleader, brain transplant, high school, coming of age, exploitation, prehistoric animal ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
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Grbavica: The Land of My Dreams (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Austria, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman and her daughter struggle to make their way through the aftermath of the Balkan war.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Plot: bosnian war, coming of age, depression, life is a bitch, support group, haunted by the past, parents and children, parent child relationship, single parent, family relations, female protagonist, single mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia, eastern europe, europe, sarajevo, bosnia herzegovina
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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, thought provoking, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing
Plot: lawyer, racism, courtroom drama, courtroom, small town, rape, single father, poverty, legal, childhood, father daughter relationship, coming of age ...
Time: 1930s, year 1932, 20th century
Place: alabama, usa
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The Kid Who Would Be King (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. He soon unites his friends and enemies, and they become knights who join forces with the legendary wizard Merlin. Together, they must save mankind ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, captivating, semi serious, epic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: schoolboy, excalibur, teenage protagonist, magic, medieval, friends, magician, boy hero, eclipse, destiny, chivalry, female villain ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages, future
Place: london, britain, cornwall
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 234K
Cruella (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In 1970s London amidst the punk rock revolution, a young grifter named Estella is determined to make a name for herself with her designs. She befriends a pair of young thieves who appreciate her appetite for mischief, and together they are able to ...
Style: colourful, captivating, light, visually appealing, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: fashion, robbery, villain, disney, personality change, female villain, fashion designer, designer, villainess, lifestyle change, life is a bitch, change of heart ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, year 1965
Place: london, england, britain, united kingdom, europe
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 6.1
 39K
Uptown Girls (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Molly Gunn, the freewheeling daughter of a deceased rock legend, is forced to get a job when her manager steals her money. As nanny for precocious Ray, the oft ignored daughter of a music executive she learns what it means to be an adult while ...
Style: romantic, touching, sexy, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: nanny, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, rich kid, teenager, family relations, initially antagonists, friends, self discovery, girl, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, new jersey, coney island brooklyn new york city, usa, brooklyn new york city ...
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 7.9
 21K
Kes (1969)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young, English working-class boy spends his free time caring for and training his pet falcon.
Style: bleak, realistic, depressing, emotional, sad ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: childhood, coming of age, school, boy, neglected child, bird, friendship, working class, teacher, child protagonist, small town, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: england, united kingdom, london, scotland, britain ...
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A Tale of Love and Darkness (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A story about the childhood of Oz in Jerusalem and his youth in the Kibbutz during the British Mandate and the first days of the state of Israel. The plot describes the relationship between young Oz to his mother and his first steps as a writer.
Style: sincere, sad, psychological, suspenseful, inspirational
Plot: depression, israeli palestinian conflict, writers, jewish, family relations, husband wife relationship, school, anti semitism, autobiography, childhood memory, judaism, art ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1945
Place: palestine, india, europe, tel aviv israel, poland ...
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The Book of Henry (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Naomi Watts stars as Susan, a single mother of two, working as a waitress in a small town. Her son, Henry, is an 11-year-old genius who not only manages the family finances but acts as emotional support for his mother and younger brother. When Henry ...
Style: touching, emotional, sad, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: boy genius, single mother, genius, boy, child prodigy, friendship, suicide, mother son relationship, small town, fear, death of brother, child abuse ...
Place: new york state
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Private Peaceful (2012)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in the fields of Devon and the WW1 battlefields of Flanders, two brothers fall for the same girl while contending with the pressures of their feudal family life, the war, and the price of courage and cowardice.
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic
Plot: world war one, soldier, love triangle, military, teenage love, siblings relations, war, family relations, social relations, family life, world war two, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, belgium, europe
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The Chocolate War (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A surreal portrait of a Catholic Private School and its hierarchy. A new student must submit to the bizarre rituals of his peers and the expectations of the school's administration by selling chocolates.
Style: tense, surreal, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenager, chocolate, coming of age, preparatory school, catholic school, boxing, catholic, boy, angst, lonely, high school, peer pressure ...
Time: 80s
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 7.7
 123K
This Is England (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A story about a troubled boy growing up in England, set in 1983. He comes across a few skinheads on his way home from school, after a fight. They become his new best friends even like family. Based on experiences of director Shane Meadows.
Style: rough, emotional, political, stylized, harsh ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: skinhead, racism, childhood, crimes, neo nazi, coming of age, xenophobia, youth, friendship, prejudice, adolescence, social problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: england, northern england, europe, woodstock, britain
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 5.4
 37K
Jack Frost (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A father, who can't keep his promises, dies in a car accident. One year later, he returns as a snowman, who has the final chance to put things right with his son before he is gone forever.
Style: sad, fairy tale, feel good, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, snowman, redemption, holiday, magic, winter, childhood, reincarnation, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, loss of husband, loss of father ...
Place: colorado, denver colorado
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