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List of R-Rated coming of age movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated coming of age movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated coming of age movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated coming of age movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated coming of age movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated coming of age films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated coming of age film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

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The Breakfast Club Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall

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Stand by Me is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated Coming Of Age Movies
Stand by Me Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, John Cusack

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Good Will Hunting is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Coming Of Age Movies
Good Will Hunting Ben Affleck, Robin Williams, Matt Damon

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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American History X Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

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Girl, Interrupted Angelina Jolie, Winona Ryder, Whoopi Goldberg

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Almost Famous Zooey Deschanel, Kate Hudson, Anna Paquin

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Thirteen Vanessa Hudgens, Evan Rachel Wood, Holly Hunter

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A Bronx Tale Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Chazz Palminteri

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Y Tu Mamá También Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna, Maribel Verdú

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Boyz n the Hood Ice Cube, Angela Bassett, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Saturday Night Fever John Travolta, Fran Drescher, Denny Dillon

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The Virgin Suicides Kirsten Dunst, Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito

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Sleepers Brad Pitt, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman

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The Lost Boys is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best R-Rated Coming Of Age Movies
The Lost Boys Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, Corey Haim

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Adventureland Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds, Kristen Wiig

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8 Mile Eminem, Kim Basinger, Brittany Murphy

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The Basketball Diaries Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Juliette Lewis

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Ghost World Scarlett Johansson, Steve Buscemi, Teri Garr

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Inventing the Abbotts Jennifer Connelly, Liv Tyler, Joaquin Phoenix

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The Blue Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R-Rated Coming Of Age Movies
The Blue Lagoon Brooke Shields, William Daniels, Leo McKern

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Billy Elliot Jamie Bell, Julie Walters, Zoe Bell

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Heavenly Creatures Kate Winslet, Peter Jackson, Melanie Lynskey

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The World According to Garp Robin Williams, Glenn Close, John Lithgow

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Ordinary People Mary Tyler Moore, Donald Sutherland, Adam Baldwin

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Diner Mickey Rourke, Kevin Bacon, Ellen Barkin

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Wonder Boys Robert Downey Jr., Katie Holmes, Michael Douglas

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Charlie Bartlett Robert Downey Jr., Kat Dennings, Drake

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1491971760840 added Porky's Kim Cattrall, Alex Karras, Art Hindle

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The Last Picture Show Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Cloris Leachman

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Bottle Rocket Owen Wilson, James Caan, Leslie Mann

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Mean Streets Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Harvey Keitel

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Slumdog Millionaire is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best R-Rated Coming Of Age Movies
Slumdog Millionaire Freida Pinto, Anil Kapoor, Irrfan Khan

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Valley Girl Nicolas Cage, E.G. Daily, Colleen Camp

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Welcome to the Dollhouse Heather Matarazzo, Eric Mabius, Ken Leung

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The Last Days of Disco Kate Beckinsale, Jennifer Beals, Chloë Sevigny

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Garden State Natalie Portman, Jim Parsons, Ian Holm

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Go Katie Holmes, Melissa McCarthy, Timothy Olyphant

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Mystic Pizza Julia Roberts, Matt Damon, Vincent D'Onofrio

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All the Right Moves Tom Cruise, Lea Thompson, Craig T. Nelson

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Foxfire Angelina Jolie, Jenny Lewis, Peter Facinelli

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River's Edge Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Crispin Glover

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School Daze Samuel L. Jackson, Laurence Fishburne, Spike Lee

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Shopgirl Claire Danes, Steve Martin, Rachel Nichols

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Slums of Beverly Hills Marisa Tomei, Mena Suvari, Carl Reiner

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Lost and Delirious Mischa Barton, Emily VanCamp, Piper Perabo

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Foxes Jodie Foster, Laura Dern, Randy Quaid

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Prozac Nation Christina Ricci, Michelle Williams, Jessica Lange

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The Squid and the Whale Anna Paquin, Alexandra Daddario, Laura Linney

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Varsity Blues Ali Larter, Paul Walker, Amy Smart