MovieChat Forums > Lists and Recommendations > Favourite coming of age films

Favourite coming of age films


I love a coming of age film, from mean girls to submarine, but I'm starting to feel like I've watched all the good ones, has anyone got any recommendations?

reply

American Graffiti (1973)
Mystic Pizza (1988)
Mamma Mia (2008)

Unconventional Coming-Of-Age Movies -
Harry Potter (2001> 9 Movies)
Pleasantville (1998)
Hugo (2011)
City of Ember (2008)
The Giver (2014)
The Hunger Games (2012> 4 Movies)
Divergent (2014> 4 Movies)
The Maze Runner (2014> 4 Movies)


TV Series -
Friday Night Lights
Glee
The Big Bang Theory
Wildfire
Heartland






reply

Footloose (1984)

The Karate Kid

Stand By Me

The Outsiders

Most John Hughes movies

reply

- Little Manhattan
- Toto le heros
- Malena
- Summer of '42
- The Perks Of Being A Wallflower
- Pan's Labyrinth
- (500) Days Of Summer
- A Bronx Tale
- Une grande fille comme toi
- An Education
- Un amour de jeunesse
- Never Let Me Go - arguably
- Nothing Is Private
- Quinceañera
- La régate (2009)
- Mon père, ce héros. (1991)
- C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
- The Year My Parents Went On Vacation (2006)
- My Girl
- Nick And Norah's Infinite Playlist
- Black Swan
- The History Boys
- Große Mädchen weinen nicht (2002)
- Good Bye Lenin! - arguably
- Wadjda
- The Breakfast Club
- Stand By Me - not seen myself
- The Outsiders
- Haevnen (2010) a.k.a. In A Better World
- Blue Is The Warmest Color
- Cidade de Deus (2002) a.k.a. City Of God
- Crapuleuses (2012)




______
Joe Satriani - "Always With Me, Always With You"
http://youtu.be/VI57QHL6ge0

reply

.
Red Sky at Morning

Holy Matrimony
.

reply

Margaret
Diary of a Teenage Girl
Somersault
Fish Tank
Igby Goes Down
Clueless
Teeth

reply

You may not yet have seen Sing Street (2016). Nice film.

reply

Dead Poets Society
Forbidden Games
400 Blows
Au Revoir les Enfants
My Life as a Dog
Millions
Sleepers
Wide Awake
Fanny and Alexander
Cinema Paradiso
Shoe-Shine
Mossafer (The Traveler)
Children of Heaven
Boys Town
Ali Zaoua
Edges of the Lord
The Color of Paradise


I can probably come up with a whole lot more, but, I'm too tired at the moment.

reply

The one I was going to recommend. Nice to see it on someone else's list.
I'm scared of the middle place between light and nowhere

reply