12 year old movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant 12 year old movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, feel good, sentimental and melancholic films and TV shows about / with 12 year old, family relations, boy, friendship, coming of age, youth, storytelling, runaway, photograph and chase plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Family genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
12 year old
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12 year old movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 12 year old: BUNK'D (2015), Abe (2019), To See the Sea (2014), With the Nose in the Stream (2012), The Mirror Boy (2011), Coffee & Kareem (2020), When Marnie Was There (2014), The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015), Capernaum (2018), Pretty Baby (1978).

List of 12 year old movies

 5.4
 3K
BUNK'D (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Siblings Emma, Ravi, and Zuri Ross leave their extravagant New York City penthouse once again to return to Camp Kikiwaka, a rustic summer camp in Maine where their parents met as teenagers.
Style: sitcom, entertaining, feel good, romantic, funny
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: 12 year old, 17 year old, 13 year old, summer camp, teenager, adventure, love and romance, teenage life, family relations, friendship, love triangle, rescue ...
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 6.2
 1K
Abe (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Israeli-Jewish side of his family calls him Avram. The Palestinian-Muslim side Ibrahim. His first-generation American agnostic lawyer parents call him Abraham. But the 12-year-old kid from Brooklyn who loves food and cooking, prefers, well, Abe. ...
Style: sweet, inspirational, entertaining, realistic, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: cooking, family, jewish mother, 12 year old, food, family dinner, teenage protagonist, cookery, culinary, hobby, marital argument, brawl ...
Place: new york
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 6.8
 277
To See the Sea (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tomas (12) gets a camera and begins making a film about his family. His enigmatic father (Ondrej Vetchý) works from home. By hiding a camera in his office, Tomas discovers that on Tuesdays and Thursdays his father leaves the house. When confronted ...
Style: disturbing, melancholic, suspenseful, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: abused child, domestic violence, bully, bullying, boy in peril, best friend, friendship between boys, secret, boy, 12 year old, grandmother, child protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, czech republic
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With the Nose in the Stream (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A televsion reporter tasked with making a feature about Jean Jacques Rousseau's upcoming 300th birthday uses a local Swiss boy with a remarkable knowledge about the philosopher as her angle for the feature. She then brings in a local professor ...
Style: touching, captivating, sentimental, sincere
Plot: professor, tv reporter, nature, child prodigy, philosophy, prodigy, only child, tv show, 12 year old, boy, married couple, little boy ...
Place: geneva switzerland, switzerland
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 4.9
 111
The Mirror Boy (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, Nigeria
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Mirror Boy is a mystical journey through Africa, seen through the eyes of a 12 year old boy, Tijan. After a London street fight, in which a local boy is hurt, Tijan's mother decides to take him back to their roots, to Gambia. On their ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, sincere
Plot: adventure, self discovery, missing child, family relations, destiny, parents and children, youth, single parent, teasing, boy, 12 year old, street fight ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa, london
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Coffee & Kareem (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Detroit cop reluctantly teams with his girlfriend's 11-year-old son to clear his name and take down the city's most ruthless criminal.
Style: funny, feel good, exciting, entertaining, humorous
Plot: police officer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, child swearing, corrupt cop, police officer killed, child with gun, 12 year old, car chase, dealer, crimes, danger, family relations ...
Place: detroit
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When Marnie Was There (2014)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Upon being sent to live with relatives in the countryside due to an illness, an emotionally distant adolescent girl becomes obsessed with an abandoned mansion and infatuated with a girl who lives there - a girl who may or may not be real.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, childhood, countryside, teenage life, loneliness, self discovery, young girl, dream, estate, village, photograph, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, hokkaido, tokyo, england
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The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Wisecracking, gum-chewing 12-year-old Gilly is well known in the foster system. Totally unmanageable, she has stayed with more families than she can remember and has outwitted them all. After all, how can she settle down when her real mother, the ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, captivating, feel good
Plot: foster home, foster child, friendship, brother sister relationship, secret, bully, mother daughter relationship, name calling, social worker, social services, transformation, 12 year old ...
Place: maryland
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 8.4
 64K
Capernaum (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Lebanon, USA, France, Cyprus, Qatar, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Zain, a 12-year-old boy scrambling to survive on the streets of Beirut, sues his parents for having brought him into such an unjust world, where being a refugee with no documents means that your rights can easily be denied.
Style: rough, social, cynical, sad, depressing ...
Plot: poverty, child abuse, slum, child protagonist, misery, traumatic childhood, neglected child, refugee, low lives, survival, child labor, street life ...
Time: 2010s
Place: lebanon, beirut lebanon
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Victor and the Secret of Crocodile Mansion (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Victor is both thrilled and mystified when his family moves into his grand-uncles somber mansion filled with African masks, taxidermy crocodile mounts - and a dark secret: Four decades ago, his grand-cousin Cecilia, at the same age as he is now, ...
Plot: crocodile, boy, child, child protagonist, disbelieving adult, child as main character, 12 year old, death, girl, death of child
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 6.6
 10K
Pretty Baby (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hattie (Susan Sarandon), a New Orleans hooker, meets a photographer named Bellocq (Keith Carradine) at her brothel one night and, after he photographs her, he befriends her 12-year-old daughter, Violet (Brooke Shields). When Violet is brought on as ...
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, melancholic, atmospheric, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: innocence lost, brothel, child prostitution, loss of virginity, underage sex, virginity, girl man relationship, prostitute, photographer, sexuality, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 90s, year 1917
Place: new orleans, usa
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Responsible Child (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ray, a young boy on the cusp of adolescence who finds himself standing trial for murder. Moving into his mother Veronica's home to be with his elder brother Nathan, 23, Ray witnesses an argument which escalates into a violent axe attack ...
Style: suspense, bleak, realistic, factual, brutal ...
Plot: stepfather stepson relationship, killer child, legal action, murderer, murder, family problems, estranged family member, brutality, trial, father son relationship, legal, legislation ...
Place: england
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 7.4
 27K
Blindspotting (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Collin must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning. He and his troublemaking childhood best friend, Miles, work as movers, and when Collin witnesses a police shooting, the two men’s friendship is tested ...
Style: disturbing, semi serious, thought provoking, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: probation, police brutality, parole, friendship between men, male friendship, gun violence, fight, witnessing a crime, family relations, danger, friendship, hallucination ...
Place: oakland california, colorado, portland oregon, bali, milwaukee wisconsin ...
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 7.2
 56K
The Square (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Germany, France, Denmark, USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A satirical drama reflecting our times — about the sense of community, moral courage and the affluent person’s need for egocentricity in an increasingly uncertain world.
Style: satirical, thought provoking, intellectual, dark humor, absurd ...
Plot: shame, theft, art museum, art, party, society, father daughter relationship, altruism, modern art, symbolism, ape man, sanctuary ...
Time: 2010s
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe, europe
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 5.9
 4K
Found (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marty is the ideal fifth grader. He gets good grades, listens to his teachers, and doesn't start trouble in class. But a darkness is beginning to fall over Marty's life. The kids at school won't stop picking on him, his parents just ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: serial killer, family relations, violence, murder, decapitation, bullying, gas mask, psychopath, crimes, deadly, youth, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Maldonado Miracle (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A story about a small, dying town in need of hope until one day a young boy gives them something to believe in.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, miraculous event, clergy, hopes, society, family relations, church, family life, human nature, village, religions or cults, boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.0
 237
40-Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jérôme, a senior executive, has just left his company. Determined to never work for nobody else ever again, he attempts to set up his own company, come what may, even ignoring the reluctance of his wife Laura. Ugo, their 11-year-old son, is a ...
Style: semi serious, thought provoking, touching, sincere, talky
Plot: father son relationship, competition, tennis, pressure, marital problem, deception, ambition, job seeking, boy, 12 year old, manager, friendship between boys
Place: flanders
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 225 min.
Story: The screen version of the most famous novel by American writer Mark Twain "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer". Without a book about the adventures of Tom and his friends Huckleberry Finn and Becky Thatcher, one can not imagine the childhood of ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, on the lam, runaway, mischievous children, adventure, buddies, friends, heroes, young heroes, escapades, coming of age, rebellion ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, usa, missouri, mississippi river
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 5.7
 11K
Population 436 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A census-taker (Sisto) is sent to investigate why a certain small town has had the same population -- 436 residents -- for the last 100 years.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, offbeat
Plot: small town life, danger, isolation, small town, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, riddles and clues, conspiracy, mayor, mystery, murder, trap ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.4
 109
Hitting Home (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Canadian businesswoman Dinah Middleton's is devastated when her teenage son, Alex, is killed by a hit-and-run driver. When the police fail to turn up any suspects, she turns private detective to track the killer down. She traces the murderer to ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: obsession, hit and run, crimes, life is a bitch, rivalry, deadly, vengeance, boy, child killer, toy gun, skateboarding, woman crying ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, usa, new york, montreal
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 6.8
 27K
Now and Then (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Waxing nostalgic about the bittersweet passage from childhood to puberty in this tender coming-of-age tale, four childhood girlfriends -- Teeny, Chrissy, Samantha and Roberta -- recall the magical summer of 1970. During their walk down memory lane, ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: coming of age, female friendship, friendship, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, adulthood, best friends, small town, seance, reunion, photocopier, truth or dare ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, year 1991, year 1995 ...
Place: indiana, usa
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 6.4
 52K
Night Watch (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Among normal humans live the "Others" possessing various supernatural powers. They are divided up into the forces of light and the forces of the dark, who signed a truce several centuries ago to end a devastating battle. Ever since, the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, demons, witch, vampire, supernatural, supernatural power, curses spells and rituals, russian, death, chosen one, danger, human becoming an animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 1992, 1990s ...
Place: russia, europe, eastern europe, moscow russia
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 6.3
 468
Moon Child (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Since ancient times, a tribe on the African continent has been prophesying that a white boy will arrive to be their god: the Son of the Moon. David, a 12-year-old orphan who lives in Europe, learns about the prophecy and believes that he is the ...
Plot: cult, telekinesis, pregnancy, old woman, 12 year old, journey, boy, chase, murder, barefoot woman, male nudity, female full frontal nudity ...
Place: north africa, spain
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New York Stories (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Three stories happening in New York. The first, by Scorsese, is about a painter who creates his works helped by high volume music and an attractive assistant; second, by Coppola, is about a rich and bold 12 years old who helps her separated parents ...
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: young heroes, artist, art, obsession, family relations, hotel, jealousy, parents and children, city life, youth, gallery, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, athens greece, new jersey ...
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 5.3
 18K
My Girl 2 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Vada Sultenfuss has a holiday coming up, and an assignment: to do and essay on someone she admires and has never met. She decides she wants to do an assignment on her mother, but quickly realises she knows very little about her. She manages to get ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, mortician, friendship, small town, self discovery, family, family problems, parent getting married, friends, youth, young heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: los angeles, california, usa, pennsylvania
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My Life as a Dog (1985)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A boy, obsessed with comparing himself with those less fortunate, experiences a different life at the home of his aunt and uncle in 1959 Sweden.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, offbeat, stylized ...
Plot: boxing, coming of age, small town, friendship, soccer, tomboy, teenage life, bittersweet, dog, loneliness, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
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London to Brighton (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's 3:07am and two girls burst into a run down London toilet. Joanne is crying her eyes out and her clothing is ripped. Kelly's face is bruised and starting to swell. Duncan Allen lies in his bathroom bleeding to death. Duncan's son ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, pimp, prostitute, chase, gangsters, murder, life is a bitch, lifestyle, going straight, child prostitution, deadly, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, britain, brighton
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Little Secrets (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Emily Lindstrom, 14, is an aspiring concert violinist; she's spending the summer practicing for a big audition while her girlfriends are at camp. She's also got a thriving neighborhood business: for 50 cents, she'll keep your secret. ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous, realistic
Plot: secret, introspection, teenage love, lifestyle, family life, youth, family problems, parents and children, friendship, teenage life, love triangle, adoption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.0
 2K
Isadora (1968)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A biography of the dancer Isadora Duncan, the 1920s dancer who forever changed people's ideas of ballet. Her nude, semi-nude, and pro-Soviet dance projects as well as her attitudes on free love, debt, dress, and lifestyle shocked the public of ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sexual, sexy
Plot: ballet, dance, dancing, dancer, performer's life, gender, love and romance, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, against the rules, dancer's life, rebellion ...
Time: year 1900, 1920s, 20th century, 19th century, 1890s
Place: europe, florence italy, riviera, russia, athens greece ...
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Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Janey is new in town, and soon meets Lynne, who shares her passion for dancing in general, and "Dance TV" in particular. When a competition is announced to find a new Dance TV regular couple, Janey and Lynne are determined to audition. The ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, nostalgic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: friendship, tv show, dance, catholic school, vengeance, coming of age, lifestyle, society, youth, contests and competitions, buddies, silly humor ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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