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The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls  

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List Rules Vote up the best movies for thirteen year old girls to watch. No R-Rated movies please.

No matter the generation, these films for thirteen year old girls will always remain timeless. She’s gone from tween to teen and is ready to put away her Disney characters for movies that should have a little more substance. Here are the top films for 13 year old girls.

One thing a teenage girl starts to really get interested in is romance. Romantic comedies like 13 Going on 30 gives her the fantasy component to satisfy her mystical side and the romantic element of seeing two people fall in love. High school comedies like Clueless and Mean Girls will be relatable to teen girls until the end of time, as are weepie love stories like The Fault in Our Stars.

This list of appropriate movies for thirteen year old girls answers the question, "what movies can thirteen year old girls watch?" Now it's time to vote up your favorites. If we missed any movies you think are great, go ahead and add them below.

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Clueless is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Alicia Silverstone, Brittany Murphy, Paul Rudd
Clueless is a 1995 American comedy film loosely based on Jane Austen's 1815 novel Emma. It stars Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Paul Rudd, and Brittany Murphy. The film is set in Beverly Hills ...more
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Mean Girls is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Amanda Seyfried
Mean Girls is a 2004 American teen comedy film. Mark Waters directed, and Tina Fey wrote the screenplay, which is based in part on Rosalind Wiseman's non-fiction book Queen Bees and Wannabes, ...more
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Never Been Kissed is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Jessica Alba, Drew Barrymore, James Franco
Never Been Kissed is a 1999 romantic comedy film produced by 20th Century Fox and Drew Barrymore's production company, Flower Films, directed by Raja Gosnell and starring Drew Barrymore, David ...more
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Pretty in Pink is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
James Spader, Gina Gershon, Molly Ringwald
Pretty in Pink is a 1986 American romantic comedy-drama film about love and social cliques in 1980s American high schools. It is one of John Hughes' films starring Molly Ringwald, and is ...more
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Wonder Woman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright
Wonder Woman is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Patty Jenkins, based on the DC Comics character. When a pilot (Chris Pine) crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana ...more
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10 Things I Hate About You is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Gabrielle Union, Heath Ledger
10 Things I Hate About You is a 1999 American teen romantic comedy-drama film. It is directed by Gil Junger and stars Julia Stiles, Heath Ledger and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. The romantic comedy ...more
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13 Going on 30 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Jennifer Garner, Ashley Benson, Mark Ruffalo
13 Going on 30 is a 2004 American romantic comedy fantasy film written by Josh Goldsmith and Cathy Yuspa, and directed by Gary Winick. Starring Jennifer Garner, Mark Ruffalo, Judy Greer, Andy ...more
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Captain Marvel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Captain Marvel Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn
Captain Marvel is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, based on the Marvel Comics character. In 1995, former U.S. Air Force fighter pilot Carol Danvers (Brie ...more
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Ferris Bueller's Day Off is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Charlie Sheen, Matthew Broderick, Jeffrey Jones
Ferris Bueller's Day Off is a 1986 American comedy film written, produced and directed by John Hughes. The film follows high school senior Ferris Bueller, who skips school and spends the day in ...more
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Twilight is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick
Twilight is a 2008 American vampire romance film based on Stephenie Meyer's popular novel of the same name. Directed by Catherine Hardwicke, the film stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson. ...more
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Titanic is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Kathy Bates
Titanic is a 1997 American epic romance and disaster film directed by James Cameron. A seventeen-year-old aristocrat (Kate Winslet) falls in love with a kind but poor artist (Leonardo DiCaprio) ...more
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17 Again is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Zac Efron, Michelle Trachtenberg, Matthew Perry
17 Again is a 2009 American comedy film directed by Burr Steers. The film follows 37-year-old Mike who becomes a 17-year-old high school student after a chance incident. The film also features ...more
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Ever After is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, Dougray Scott
Ever After is a 1998 American romantic comedy-drama film inspired by the fairy tale Cinderella, directed by Andy Tennant and starring Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, and Dougray Scott. The ...more
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When in Rome is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Kristen Bell, Shaquille O'Neal, Danny DeVito
When in Rome is a 2010 American romantic comedy film directed by Mark Steven Johnson, co-written by Johnson, David Diamond and David Weissman. It stars Kristen Bell and Josh Duhamel. It was ...more
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The Perks of Being a Wallflowe... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Emma Watson, Nina Dobrev, Paul Rudd
The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a 2012 American coming-of-age comedy-drama film, and an adaptation of the 1999 epistolary novel of the same name; it was written and directed by the novel's ...more
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Dear John is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Amanda Seyfried, Channing Tatum, Richard Jenkins
Dear John is a 2010 American romantic drama film starring Amanda Seyfried and Channing Tatum. It was made by Screen Gems, a Sony company. It was released theatrically in North America on ...more
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The Proposal is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, Betty White
The Proposal is a 2009 American romantic comedy film set in Sitka, Alaska. Directed by Anne Fletcher and written by Peter Chiarelli, the film features Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds in the ...more
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The Fault in Our Stars is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Shailene Woodley, Willem Dafoe, Laura Dern
The Fault in Our Stars is a 2014 American romantic drama film directed by Josh Boone, based on the novel of the same name by John Green. The film stars Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, and Nat ...more
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50 First Dates is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Drew Barrymore, Adam Sandler, Dan Aykroyd
50 First Dates is a 2004 American romantic comedy film directed by Peter Segal and written by George Wing. The film stars Adam Sandler as a lothario veterinarian and Drew Barrymore as an ...more
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If I Stay is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Chloë Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Stacy Keach
If I Stay is an American romantic drama film directed by R. J. Cutler, based on the novel of the same name by Gayle Forman. The film stars Chloë Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Jamie Blackley, ...more
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After is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Josephine Langford, Hero Fiennes-Tiffin, Shane Paul McGhie
After is a 2019 new adult romance film directed by Jenny Gage, based on the novel by Anna Todd. A dedicated student, Tessa Young (Josephine Langford), enters her first semester in college where ...more
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Grease is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing
Grease is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy-drama film directed by Randal Kleiser and produced by Paramount Pictures. It is based on Warren Casey and Jim Jacobs' 1971 musical of the same ...more
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The Hunger Games is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth
The Hunger Games is a 2012 American dystopian science fiction adventure film directed by Gary Ross, based on the novel by Suzanne Collins. In a dystopian post-apocalyptic future in the nation of ...more
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The Devil Wears Prada is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Anne Hathaway, Heidi Klum, Meryl Streep
The Devil Wears Prada is a 2006 comedy-drama film based on Lauren Weisberger's 2003 novel of the same name. This screen adaptation stars Anne Hathaway as Andrea Sachs, a college graduate who ...more
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Charlie St. Cloud is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies for 13 Year Old Girls
Zac Efron, Kim Basinger, Ray Liotta
Charlie St. Cloud is a 2010 American supernatural romantic drama film based on Ben Sherwood's best-selling novel. The film is directed by Burr Steers and stars Zac Efron and Amanda Crew.