New school movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant new school movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, realistic, humorous, captivating, feel good and serious films and TV shows about / with new school, friendship, youth, family relations, teenager, school, coming of age, teenage girl, high school and friends plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as new school: Elite (2018), Alena (2015), Haruchika: Haruta & Chika (2017), Love, Victor (2020), The War with Grandpa (2020), The Witching of Ben Wagner (1987), The Healing Powers of Dude (2020), Charlie Bartlett (2007), Drowning Love (2016), The Bling Ring (2011).

List of new school movies

 7.6
 45K
Elite (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When three working class kids enroll in the most exclusive school in Spain, the clash between the wealthy and the poor students leads to tragedy.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, emotional, sexy, intense ...
Plot: teenage sex, new school, classmate, sex scene, school, jealousy, friendship, female nudity, youth, seduction, society, love and romance ...
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, twists and turns, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, fantasy world, wizards and magicians, school, chosen one, witch, magic, supernatural ability, magical, curses spells and rituals, wizards ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, year 1992, year 1991 ...
Place: england, europe
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 5.5
 966
Alena (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alena’s life is far from simple. When she arrives at her new elite boarding school, Filippa and the other girls start to harass her. But Alena’s best friend Josefin won’t let her take anymore beating. If she won’t strike back, Josefin will ...
Style: twists and turns, ambiguous ending, suspense, suspenseful, brutal ...
Plot: bully, school, new school, lgbt, friendship between girls, female friendship, lesbianism, stabbing, group of friends, mother daughter relationship, plot twist, teenager ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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Hansel & Gretel: Warriors of Witchcraft (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jonah and Ella Mazer are typical teenagers, but strange and frightening things are happening at their new school. They learn that all of their classmates are descendants of witches -- and the two are destined to die.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: young heroes, teenage life, supernatural ability, supernatural, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, social relations, danger, hopes, heroes, twins, new school ...
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Haruchika: Haruta & Chika (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery
Country: Japan
Story: Haruta is handsome and smart, Chika is bright and naive. When they were children, they were friends until Haruta's family moved away while he was in the 3rd grade. They meet again during a high school entrance ceremony. After all of these ...
Plot: japanese schoolgirl, school, teenager, classmate, friend, music club, student, teacher, new school, girl, japanese girl, schoolgirl ...
Place: mount fuji, japan
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 8.1
 6K
Love, Victor (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Victor is a new student at Creekwood High School on his own journey of self-discovery, facing challenges at home, adjusting to a new city, and struggling with his sexual orientation. When it all seems too much, he reaches out to Simon to help him ...
Style: gay cinema, romantic, captivating, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay lead character, coming out, gay relationship, lgbt, homosexual, homosexuality, lgbt teen, closeted gay, male homosexuality, high school ...
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The War with Grandpa (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sixth-grader Peter is pretty much your average kid—he likes gaming, hanging with his friends and his beloved pair of Air Jordans. But when his recently widowed grandfather Ed moves in with Peter’s family, the boy is forced to give up his most ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, dark humor
Plot: grandfather grandson relationship, family conflict, father daughter relationship, friendship, boy, love, family feud, resentment, christmas, bullying, brother sister relationship, stereotypes ...
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The Witching of Ben Wagner (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A new family moves into town and their son, Ben, meets a mysterious girl named Regina, who is rumoured to be a witch.
Plot: mysterious girl, magic, new student, new school, fountain, family relations, barn, shopping mall, teenage love, gym, grandmother granddaughter relationship, lake ...
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The Healing Powers of Dude (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Noah, an 11-year-old boy with social anxiety disorder, has to start middle school, he turns to a mutt named Dude, a sarcastic emotional support dog who might need Noah as much as Noah needs him.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, sociopath, teenage protagonist, shy man, young heroes, teenage boy, teenager, shyness, animal human communication, adaptation, sociopathy, first day of school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Charlie Bartlett (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Awkward teenager Charlie Bartlett (Anton Yelchin) has trouble fitting in at a new high school. Charlie needs some friends fast, and decides that the best way to find them is to appoint himself the resident psychiatrist. He becomes one of the most ...
Style: humorous, cynical, sentimental, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: psychiatrist, bully, depression, adolescence, girlfriend, high school, teenage life, popularity, private school, youth, drugs/alcohol, acceptance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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 5.9
 616
Drowning Love (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Natsume Mochizuki works as a teen model in Tokyo, but she learns that she has to move to her father's hometown of Ukigumo. She is in a desperate situation because she can't do the things she wants to do in Ukigumo. One day, she meets ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, uplifting, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: love, friendship, male female relationship, couples, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, obsession, promise, reunion, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
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The Bling Ring (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: At the center of one of Hollywood's most notorious burglary rings in 2009 was a group of average, middle-class teens from a quiet suburb. This is the behind-the-scenes story of how Nick, a shy, awkward boy, lured by the promise of popularity ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: teenage life, juvenile delinquency, gang, youth, crimes, family relations, parents and children, hollywood, talking to the camera, female vomiting, mob of reporters, facebook ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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 6.0
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Mourning Grave (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In-Soo (Kang Ha-Neul) has a special gift to see ghosts and has become isolated from other students because of this. He transfers to a high school in a rural area outside of Seoul. There, In-Soo meets a female ghost (Kim So-Eun) at the high school ...
Style: enigmatic, disturbing, suspenseful, scary
Plot: ghost, vengeance, split personality, beating, sadism, uncle nephew relationship, masked killer, scrapbook, seeing eye dog, mascot, screaming, relic ...
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Mom at Sixteen (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pregnant sixteen year old Jacey's well-meaning mother forces her to keep the birth a secret and decides to raise the baby as her own.
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage pregnancy, adoption, mother daughter relationship, parents and children, youth, family problems, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, unwanted pregnancy, social worker, babies and infants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of Gwen Araujo, a transgender teen who was murdered in California in 2002.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: teenage boy, gender disguise, murder, brother sister relationship, single mother, brother brother relationship, funeral, mother daughter relationship, hate crime, testimony, loss of son, high school ...
Time: 2000s, year 2002
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Christmas on Division Street (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A good-natured homeless man and an ill-tempered student become good friends.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, homeless man, library, christmas, hopes, odd couple, society, youth, social differences, human spirit, redemption, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: philadelphia, usa
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 6.3
 5K
Jamesy Boy (2014)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on the true story of teenager James Burns who goes from a suburban street gang to a maximum-security prison cell surrounded by hardened criminals. He turns his life around in prison thanks to the unexpected friendship he forms with a convicted ...
Style: serious, sincere, rough, realistic
Plot: prison, friendship, mother son reunion, prison life, teaching the ways of the world, confined, crimes, criminal, drugs, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lawyer, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The New Daughter (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: John James is a writer; his wife has left him. He moves with his two middle-school children to an isolated house off a dirt road in South Carolina. The property has an Indian burial mound, which fascinates his daughter, Louisa, who's entering ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: single parent, supernatural, danger, supernatural ability, life turned upside down, parents and children, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, teenage girl, countryside, indian burial ground, farm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south carolina, usa
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 6.1
 49K
Wild Child (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rebellious 16 year old Poppy from Mailibu is sent to an English boarding school. Realising her Father isn't coming back to rescue her she tries to get expelled.
Style: feel good, sweet, semi serious, ridiculous, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: boarding school, girls' boarding school, teenager, boarding school life, school, friendship, teenage girl, teenage life, rich kid, youth, popularity, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, malibu california, europe, california, london ...
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Whole New Thing (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Socially isolated by his parents (Rebecca Jenkins, Robert Joy), an androgynous teen (Aaron Webber) enrolls in high school and develops a crush on his male teacher (Daniel MacIvor).
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, teachers and students, school, coming out, coming of age, gender, love and romance, high school, sexual relations, college, youth, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, nova scotia
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 6.2
 46K
Sydney White (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A modern retelling of Snow White set against students in their freshman year of college in the greek system.
Style: humorous, feel good, modern fairy tale, light, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: popularity, college, romance, student life, youth, sorority, rivalry, fall in love, college life, society, friendship, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco, new jersey
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Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A girl, sent by her parents to live with her two eccentric aunts, finds out on her sixteenth birthday that she is a witch
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, touching, tv series pilot ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, family outing, kids ...
Plot: wizards and magicians, high school, teenager, hereditary gift of witchcraft, magic, witch, supernatural ability, eccentric family, teenage life, secret, social relations, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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 7.3
 3K
Mermaid (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The fanciful tale of an introverted little girl who grows up believing she has the power to make wishes come true. She must reconcile this belief with reality when, as a young woman, she journeys to Moscow and grapples with love, modernity and ...
Style: stylized, captivating, humorous, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: coming of age, wish come true, family relations, solar eclipse, fall in love, love and romance, bittersweet, lifestyle, youth, air disaster, couples, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia, black sea
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The Perfect Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Holly is tired of moving every time her mom Jean breaks up with yet another second-rate guy. To distract her mother from her latest bad choice, Holly conceives the perfect plan for the perfect man, an imaginary secret admirer who will romance Jean ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, single parent, teenage life, matchmaking, lifestyle, secret admirer, romance, mother daughter relationship, pretending to be someone else, single mother, suitor ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, arizona, new jersey ...
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 6.2
 161K
The Karate Kid (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, China
Duration: 140 min.
Story: 12-year-old Dre Parker could have been the most popular kid in Detroit, but his mother's latest career move has landed him in China. Dre immediately falls for his classmate Mei Ying but the cultural differences make such a friendship ...
Style: inspirational, sincere, sentimental, uplifting, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: contests and competitions, human spirit, underdog, friendship, sport, coach, martial arts, teaching the ways of the world, teachers and students, family, power relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: china, asia, beijing china, detroit, michigan ...
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 7.3
 188K
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, touching, sentimental, captivating, uplifting ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: karate, teaching the ways of the world, martial arts, human spirit, teenager, underdog, teenage life, sport, coming of age, ambition, wise man, opponent ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
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How to Eat Fried Worms (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the first day of his new school year, a fifth grade boy squares off against a bully and winds up accepting a dare that could change the balance of power within the class.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: bully, parents and children, friendship, family, contests and competitions, couples, family relations, friends, youth, rivalry, love and romance, underdog ...
Time: contemporary
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A Summer in Genoa (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, Sweden, Cayman Islands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man moves his two daughters to Italy after their mother dies in a car accident, in order to revitalize their lives. Genoa changes all three of them as the youngest daughter starts to see the ghost of her mother, while the older one discovers her ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: teenage love, family relations, youth, friendship, parents and children, family life, haunted by the past, family problems, friends, family in crisis, siblings relations, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, new york
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 7.7
 81K
Flipped (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Juli meets Bryce in the second grade, she knows it's true love. After spending six years trying to convince Bryce the same, she's ready to give up - until he starts to reconsider.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, kids
Plot: first love, teenage love, fall in love, love and romance, school, teen romance, teenage boy, teenage life, adolescence, childhood sweetheart, crush, neighbor ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 50s, 1950s, contemporary ...
Place: usa, michigan
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 6.2
 4K
Dream Boy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Nathan, a young teenager who tries to flourish in a romantic relationship with neighbour Roy. The two young men will have to face the brutal reality of the rural south of the United States in the late 1970s.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, homosexual rape, gay relationship, small town, dysfunctional family, gay couple, lgbt teen, teenage love, misfit, romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
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