No matter how hard school was, however, there’s no denying that movies about teenagers are totally entertaining, even as adults. In those formative years between the ages of 13 and 19, a person experiences so many changes ith their friendships, family dramas, and the many first times, but it’s always way more fun to watch someone else go through that suckiness. So we’ve done you the favour and rounded up the best movies filled with teenage raging hormones, heartbreak, and of course the drama!
1. High School Musical
Troy, Sharpay, Grabiella, and the gang deserve another watch after all those years!
2. Mean Girls
Starring Lindsay Lohan and Rachel McAdams as we know this movie is the pinnacle of the teen show we loved watching growing up if only all we had to worry about now was homework and boy probs.
The show follows four best friends who negotiate loss and major life changes during the last two weeks of high school.
4. 17 Again
Mike is unhappy with the way his life has turned out and wishes he could be 17 again to change it. One day, he wakes up to find that his wish has been granted. It wouldn’t be a complete teen movie without younger Zac Efron in the movie.
5. Princess Diaries
A clumsy, shy teen discovers that she is the princess of Genovia, a small European state. Thereafter, she must prove to her grandmother that she is worthy of her title.
6. Before I Fall
Samantha Kingston (Zoey Deutch) seems to have it all: popularity, a loving boyfriend (Kian Lawley) and a seemingly perfect future. Everything changes in the blink of an eye when she dies in a car crash but then magically wakes up to find herself reliving the same day over and over again. As Samantha tries to untangle the mystery of a life derailed, she must also unravel the secrets of the people closest to her and discover how the power of a single day can make a difference.
Tessa Young is a dedicated student, dutiful daughter, and loyal girlfriend to her high school sweetheart. Entering her first semester of college, Tessa’s guarded world opens up when she meets Hardin Scott, a mysterious and brooding rebel who makes her question all she thought she knew about herself — and what she wants out of life.
Tracy emerges from being an overweight teenager to a television superstar. However, her journey is interrupted when she becomes a victim of racial discrimination and decides to fight back.
9. The Kissing Booth
Can’t get any more teenager feels than this love story!
10. Wild Child
A rebellious Malibu princess is sent off to a strict English boarding school by her father. Unwilling to accept the strict regime, she decides to misbehave, in the hope of being dismissed from school.