The Best Movies About Bullying

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List Criteria: Movies that feature a bully or are about bullying

There's cyber bullying, physical bullying, playground bullying, and that creepy kid from The Christmas Story. Bullies are, sadly, incredibly common. So common that they are a common character type in many feature films. What are the best movies about bullying? The films on the list below are all about bullying or feature a bully character and are ranked by film lovers and viewers.
 
Some of the movies on this list feature more of a fictional, innocent type of bully that makes us laugh, while others dramatize the tragic real-life events of a person who has been the victim of a violent crime that started as an act of bullying.
 
This list has the best movies about bullying, including: The Flying Scotsman, The Color Purple, Mean Girls, and Boys Don’t Cry.

Vote for your favorite movie about a bully or add one that isn't already on the list.
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    John Travolta, Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie

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    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nes... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Christopher Lloyd

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    Matilda is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Danny DeVito, Mara Wilson, Paul Reubens

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    Back to the Future is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson

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    Mean Girls is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Amanda Seyfried

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    Mildred Pierce is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Joan Crawford, Eve Arden, Butterfly McQueen

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    Heathers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Winona Ryder, Shannen Doherty, Christian Slater

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    Boys Don't Cry is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny, Natalie Zea

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    Easy A is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Emma Stone, Amanda Bynes, Aly Michalka

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    Cyberbully is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Emily Osment, Meaghan Rath, Kay Panabaker

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    Johnny Guitar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Joan Crawford, Sterling Hayden, Royal Dano

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    Stanley Kubrick, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey

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    The Color Purple is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Oprah Winfrey, Whoopi Goldberg, Laurence Fishburne

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    Bully is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Bijou Phillips, Rachel Miner, Nick Stahl

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    The Karate Kid is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Elisabeth Shue, Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita

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    Lord of the Flies is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    James Badge Dale, Balthazar Getty, Bob Peck

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    A Christmas Story is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Darren McGavin, Melinda Dillon, Zack Ward

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    Billy Elliot is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Jamie Bell, Julie Walters, Zoe Bell

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    Odd Girl Out is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Alexa Vega, Lisa Vidal, Elizabeth Rice

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    The Breakfast Club is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall

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    Welcome to the Dollhouse is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Heather Matarazzo, Eric Mabius, Ken Leung

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    An American Girl: Chrissa Stan... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong Jennifer Tilly, Annabeth Gish, Sammi Hanratty

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    The Flying Scotsman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Brian Cox, Jonny Lee Miller, Laura Fraser

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    The Fatboy Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    The Fatboy Chronicles

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    The Craft is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Neve Campbell, Robin Tunney, Christine Taylor

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    Dazed and Confused is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Ben Affleck, Milla Jovovich, Matthew McConaughey

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    To Save a Life is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Randy Wayne, D. David Morin, Arjay Smith

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    My Bodyguard is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

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    Matt Dillon, Jennifer Beals, Joan Cusack

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    Speak is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

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    Kristen Stewart, Elizabeth Perkins, Michael Angarano

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    That's What I Am is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Randy Orton, Ed Harris, Madison Pettis

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    Trust is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

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    Clive Owen, Viola Davis, Catherine Keener

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    Escaping Pain and Misery is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

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    Escaping Pain and Misery Creature Claw (As Fuzzy Wonkeybuddy and Old Daisy Tiger) After 19 year old Fuzzy Wonkeybuddy becomes a victim of online hate which drives him to attemot suicide, har far will his friends go to place the one who is recponsible behind bars(Created in a

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    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, ... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore

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    Twilight is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies About Bullying

    Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick

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