Tag Archives: coming of age

Goldie (2020)
5.7

Goldie (2020)

Goldie, a precocious teenager in a family shelter, wages war against the system to keep her sisters together while she pursues her dreams of ...
Booksmart (2019)
7.1

Booksmart (2019)

Two academic teenage superstars realize, on the eve of their high school graduation, that they should have worked less and played more. ...
Tolkien (2019)
7

Tolkien (2019)

England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong ...
Giant Little Ones (2019)
7.4

Giant Little Ones (2019)

Two popular teen boys, best friends since childhood, discover their lives, families, and girlfriends dramatically upended after an unexpected ...
The Harvesters (2019)
5.6

The Harvesters (2019)

South Africa, Free State region, isolated stronghold to the Afrikaans white ethnic minority culture. In this conservative farming territory ...
Then Came You (2019)
7.4

Then Came You (2019)

An American hypochondriac who is working as a baggage handler is forced to confront his fears when a British teenager with a terminal illness ...
mid90s (2018)
7.5

mid90s (2018)

Stevie is a sweet 13-year-old about to explode. His mom is loving and attentive, but a little too forthcoming about her romantic life. His big ...
We the Animals (2018)
6.7

We the Animals (2018)

Manny, Joel and Jonah tear their way through childhood and push against the volatile love of their parents. As Manny and Joel grow into versions ...
Boy Erased (2018)
7.1

Boy Erased (2018)

Jared, the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, is outed to his parents at age 19. Jared is faced with an ultimatum: attend a gay ...
Hot Summer Nights (2018)
6.8

Hot Summer Nights (2018)

A teen winds up in over his head while dealing drugs with a rebellious partner and chasing the young man’s enigmatic sister during the ...
Virgins (2018)
8.1

Virgins (2018)

Teenage Lana is languishing in her run-down hometown on Israel’s sun-soaked north coast—until an older, attractive writer arrives with tales of a ...
The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018)
6.8

The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018)

Pennsylvania, 1993. After getting caught with another girl, teenager Cameron Post is sent to a conversion therapy center run by the strict Dr. ...
Measure of a Man (2018)
6.1

Measure of a Man (2018)

A bullied teen experiences a turning point summer in which he learns to stand up for himself.
My Best Friend (2018)
7

My Best Friend (2018)

Lorenzo is a teenager who lives in Patagonia. One day his family receives in his house to Caíto, the son of some friends who are going through a ...
Kids on the Slope (2018)
7.5

Kids on the Slope (2018)

Two different students—a successful but aloof academic and a rebellious but kindhearted delinquent—form a friendship through their love of jazz music.
Katie Says Goodbye (2018)
6.9

Katie Says Goodbye (2018)

A kindhearted seventeen-year-old in the American Southwest turns to prostitution to fulfill her dream of a new life in San Francisco.
L’Animale (2018)
7

L’Animale (2018)

Riding on their tuned-up bikes, Mati and her posse of male friends intimidate their neighborhood and harass the girls. In their village, they ...
Love, Simon (2018)
8.2

Love, Simon (2018)

Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it’s a little more complicated: he’s yet to tell his ...
Eighth Grade (2018)
7.3

Eighth Grade (2018)

Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school — ...
My Friend Dahmer (2017)
6.4

My Friend Dahmer (2017)

Jeffrey Dahmer struggles with a difficult family life as a young boy. During his teenage years he slowly transforms, edging closer to the serial ...
Novitiate (2017)
6.3

Novitiate (2017)

In the early 1960s, during the Vatican II era, a young woman training to become a nun struggles with issues of faith, sexuality and the changing ...
Lady Bird (2017)
7.3

Lady Bird (2017)

Lady Bird McPherson, a strong willed, deeply opinionated, artistic 17 year old comes of age in Sacramento. Her relationship with her mother and ...
Call Me by Your Name (2017)
8.3

Call Me by Your Name (2017)

In 1980s Italy, a relationship begins between seventeen-year-old teenage Elio and the older adult man hired as his father’s research assistant.
Saturday Church (2017)
7.7

Saturday Church (2017)

A 14 year old boy, struggling with gender identity and religion, begins to use fantasy to escape his life in the inner city and find his passion ...
All Summers End (2017)
6.4

All Summers End (2017)

A teenager tries to deal with his guilty conscience after his role in a prank that causes the death of his girlfriend’s older brother.
Walking Out (2017)
5.7

Walking Out (2017)

A city teen travels to Montana to go hunting with his estranged father, only for the strained trip to become a battle for survival when they ...