High school student movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant high school student movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, sexy, humorous, light and sweet films and TV shows about / with high school student, high school, youth, teenage life, teenager, coming of age, school, teenage girl, teenage boy and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as high school student: Blue Lagoon: The Awakening (2012), The Kissing Booth (2018), The DUFF (2015), Shame (2015), Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015), 13 Reasons Why (2017), Palo Alto (2013), Gnome Alone (2017), She's All That (1999), The To Do List (2013).

List of high school student movies

Blue Lagoon: The Awakening (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two high school students become stranded on a tropical island and must rely on each other for survival. They learn more about themselves and each other while falling in love.
Style: sexy, touching, exciting, romantic, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, island, high school student, survival, love and romance, adventure, self discovery, isolation, first sex, teenage life, fall in love, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean
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To All the Boys I've Loved Before (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control when her secret letters to every boy she's ever fallen for are mysteriously mailed out.
Style: sweet, romantic, light, sincere, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: first love, love and romance, high school, happy ending, teenage girl, sister sister relationship, couples, youth, high school student, love letter, teen romance, teenage boy ...
Place: scotland
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The Kissing Booth (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A high school student is forced to confront her secret crush at a kissing booth.
Style: sweet, feel good, light, romantic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, first love, teenage life, high school hunk, love and romance, first kiss, forbidden love, prom, opposites attract, high school student, teen romance, womanizer ...
Place: los angeles
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 6.5
 71K
The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, witty ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenage life, youth, high school life, teenager, adolescence, best friends, friends, friendship, social relations, popularity, physical appearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
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 8.8
 22K
Shame (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of a young teenager group, born 1999, and a pupil on Hartvig Nissens upper secondary school in Oslo, and her friends and their life, troubles, scandals and every day life. Which of the members represented changes per season.
Style: sweet, emotional, realistic, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: friendship, teenage girl, teenage sexuality, teenage protagonist, teenage sex, high school hunk, teenage boy, gay teenager, lgbt, teen angst, muslim, high school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia
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Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Greg is coasting through senior year of high school as anonymously as possible, avoiding social interactions like the plague while secretly making spirited, bizarre films with Earl, his only friend. But both his anonymity and friendship threaten to ...
Style: touching, semi serious, emotional, depressing, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friends, friendship, teenager, cancer, teenage life, high school life, best friends, youth, family relations, high school student, teenagers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kindergarten
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 8.1
 197K
13 Reasons Why (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After a teenage girl's perplexing suicide, a classmate receives a series of tapes that unravel the mystery of her tragic choice.
Style: serious, thought provoking, emotional, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: suicide, high school, teenage girl, guilt, loss of friend, human relationship, depression, loss of daughter, suicidal, loss, parent child relationship, loss of loved one ...
Place: usa
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 6.2
 25K
Palo Alto (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Palo Alto weaves together three stories of teenage lust, boredom, and self-destruction: shy, sensitive April, torn between an illicit flirtation with her soccer coach and an unrequited crush on sweet stoner Teddy; Emily, who offers sexual favors to ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, touching, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, teenage sexuality, youth, high school, high school life, adolescence, unfulfillment, teenage girl, coming of age, high school student, older man younger woman relationship, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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 5.7
 2K
Gnome Alone (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Cayman Islands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Chloe discovers that her new home's garden gnomes are not what they seem, she must decide between the pursuit of a desired high school life and taking up the fight against the Troggs.
Style: light, fairy tale, entertaining, captivating, sweet
Audience: family outing
Plot: teenage girl, friendship, teenage protagonist, teenage crush, high school student, gnome, school, supernatural, popular girl, good versus evil, battle, house ...
Time: 21st century
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 5.9
 77K
She's All That (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: High school hotshot Zach Siler is the envy of his peers. But his popularity declines sharply when his cheerleader girlfriend, Taylor, leaves him for sleazy reality-television star Brock Hudson. Desperate to revive his fading reputation, Siler agrees ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, teen comedy
Plot: teenage love, high school life, bet, fall in love, social misfits, cinderella story, love and romance, teenager, misfit, young lovers, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
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 5.8
 34K
The To Do List (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Feeling pressured to become more sexually experienced before she goes to college, Brandy Klark makes a list of things to accomplish before hitting campus in the fall.
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: virginity, looking for sex, first sex, sexual relations, sex, love and romance, college life, teenage life, strong sexual content, masturbation, teenage love, teenage sexuality ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1993, 80s
Place: usa, california
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The Boy Next Door (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A recently cheated on married woman falls for a younger man who has moved in next door, but their torrid affair soon takes a dangerous turn.
Style: sexy, tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: obsession, older woman younger man relationship, dangerous attraction, psychopath, woman in danger, stalking, fatal attraction, stalker, neighbor, blackmail, seduction, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Brynhildr in the Darkness (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: When he was a child, Murakami was friends with a girl he called Kuroneko. One day, while trying to prove the existence of aliens to Murakami, she is killed in an accident that he barely survives. Guilty of his role in the accident, Murokami decides ...
Style: suspense, stylized, serious, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: danger, guilt, high school student, telescope, childhood friends, doom, secret laboratory, research, outer space, astronomy, ufo, human experiment ...
Place: japan
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The Inbetweeners (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: A group of teenagers navigating high school and charging into adulthood the way everyone does... by taking one step forward and three steps back.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, lifestyle, teenage life, male friendship, looking for sex, battle of the sexes, coming of age, youth, buddies, high school student, social relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Love at First Hiccup (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high school romantic comedy about freshman Victor who has contracted a case of Anya-itis, (acute and incurable love passion for high school senior Anja.) And why shouldn't he?
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, youth, high school life, love and romance, teenage life, social relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, school, party, high school, love triangle, high school student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, which follows 15-year-old freshman Charlie, an endearing and naive outsider who is taken under the wings of two seniors. A moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope - and the ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, talky, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, teenage life, friendship, first love, high school life, social misfits, love and romance, shyness, adolescence, friends, coping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s, 20th century ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
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The Happiest Time of My Life (2003)
Genre: Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Follows the life of a young woman (Min-ah) who has become reserved and indifferent to the world as a result of her chronic illness/deformed hand and quietly portrays the unconventional, yet endearing relationship between mother and daughter as well ...
Plot: high school student, illness, mother daughter relationship, high school, disease, deformity, ballet
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 6.4
 2K
Monster Pies (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mike has felt alienated and alone for as long as he can remember, until a new boy arrives at his school - awakening feelings and a world of possibilities he'd never before dared to dream of.
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Plot: high school, coming of age, teacher, school, gay, high school student, gays and lesbians, lgbt, social misfits, romance, love and romance, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: australia
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 7.2
 75K
Dope (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Malcolm is carefully surviving life in a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles while juggling college applications, academic interviews, and the SAT. A chance invitation to an underground party leads him into an adventure that could allow him to go from ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, teenager, high school student, teenage life, social relations, geek, friends, youth, high school life, marijuana, violence, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, harvard university
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Wild Things: Foursome (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A murdered hotel millionaire's son finds himself tangled up in a game of seduction and murder after a raunchy night with three beautiful women.
Style: erotic, serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: murder, bisexual, high school student, group sex, parents and children, couples, dishonesty, deadly, danger, sexual relations, manipulations, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
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Whisper of the Heart (1995)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Shizuku lives a simple life, dominated by her love for stories and writing. One day she notices that all the library books she has have been previously checked out by the same person: 'Seiji Amasawa'. Curious as to who he is, Shizuku meets ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, realistic, surreal ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: cat, teenage love, love, first love, coming of age, follow your dream, education, book, imagination, high school, library, writing ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, japan, tokyo, europe, asia
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Jeepers Creepers II (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After 23 horrifying days of gorging on human flesh, an ancient creature known as the Creeper embarks on a final voracious feeding frenzy, terrorizing a group of varsity basketball players, cheerleaders and coaches stranded on a remote highway when ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher, serial killer, revenge, rivalry, cheerleader, scarecrow, high school student, school bus, farm, teenager, beast ...
Time: contemporary, near future
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Better Luck Tomorrow (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of over-achieving Asian-American high school seniors enjoy a power trip when they dip into extra-curricular criminal activities.
Style: realistic, tense, clever, intellectual, rough ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, friendship, cheerleader, basketball, juvenile delinquency, cheating, high school student, crime, coming of age, innocence lost, society, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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 7.0
 350K
American Pie (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a high-school party, four friends find that losing their collective virginity isn't as easy as they had thought. But they still believe that they need to do so before college. To motivate themselves, they enter a pact to all ...
Style: humorous, sexual, realistic, gross out humor, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night
Plot: virginity, looking for sex, party, teen sex comedy, teenager, teenage life, teenage love, coming of age, graduation, masturbation, high school life, voyeurism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: michigan, usa
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Endless Bummer (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From National Lampoon, the masters of raunchy comedy, comes a summer tale of beers, babes, and bros! In the surf town of Ventura, California, JD's surf board is stolen by a surfer from Los Angeles...a crime that cannot go unpunished. Gathering ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic, sexy
Plot: beach, party, surfboard, fight, surfing, high school student, stoners, friends, buddies, teenage life, rally, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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 4.8
 758
The Teacher (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 18-year-old Sean's first summer after completing high school is much spent with 28-year-old teacher Diane, who's husband is too often motorcycle-racing instead of with her. Wacko Ralph also has "the hots" for Diane; and it ...
Style: realistic, sexual, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: murder, psychopath, stalking, teenager, police investigation, high school student, voyeur, shower, teacher, teenage life, couples, deadly ...
Time: 70s
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10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bianca, a tenth grader, has never gone on a date, but she isn't allowed to go out with boys until her older sister Kat gets a boyfriend. The problem is, Kat rubs nearly everyone the wrong way. But Bianca and the guy she has her eye on, Joey, ...
Style: humorous, romantic, witty, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen comedy, date night, girls' night ...
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, high school, teenage love, love and romance, fall in love, high school life, teenage life, party, boyfriend, youth, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
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The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Amy and her friends at Grant High learn to define themselves while they navigate the perilous waters of contemporary adolescence. Between their love triangles, secrets, drama, accusations, gossip, confusion, and scandalous rumors, there's never ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, youth, introspection, coming of age, friendship, suburbs, teenage pregnancy, teenager, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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 7.1
 326K
Easy A (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: high school, coming of age, teenage life, teenage love, notoriety, adolescence, parents and children, love and romance, friends, high school life, youth, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: california, usa, florida
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Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, realistic, touching, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, coming of age, lesbian relationship, love affair, gays and lesbians, lovers, strong sexual content, teenage love, french, young woman, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: france, kindergarten, europe, california
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