This list contains information on the best teen drama movies, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best teen drama films come in many forms. Some good teen dramas follow high school students as they look for love while other good teen drama movies revolve around the big game. Many of the best classic teen drama movies were directed by John Hughes.
What films will you find on this top teen drama movies list? The Breakfast Club has to be near the top. This film finds a brain, a beauty, a jock, a rebel and a recluse discovering new friendships over the course of Saturday detention. Molly Ringwald, Emilio Estevez, and Judd Nelson led the all-star cast of this classic Hughes film. Pretty in Pink is another one of the best teen dramas of all time.
A group of friends have one final adolescent adventure in the coming-of-age film, Stand By Me. Other good teen dramas featured on this list include Juno, Dirty Dancing, and Dead Poet's Society.
Which teen drama do you think is the best? Give your favorite movies a vote up and get in on the conversation in the comments section.
Directed by: John HughesThe Breakfast Club is a 1985 American coming-of-age comedy-drama film written, produced, and... more
Directed by: Rob ReinerStand by Me is a 1986 American coming of age comedy-drama adventure film directed by Rob... more
Directed by: Peter WeirDead Poets Society is a 1989 American drama film written by Tom Schulman, directed by Peter... more
Directed by: Stephen ChboskyThe Perks of Being a Wallflower is a 2012 American coming-of-age comedy-drama film, and an... more
Directed by: Francis Ford CoppolaThe Outsiders is a 1983 American drama film directed by Francis Ford Coppola, an adaptation of... more
Directed by: Josh BooneThe Fault in Our Stars is a 2014 American romantic drama film directed by Josh Boone, based on... more
Directed by: Adam ShankmanA Walk to Remember is a 2002 American coming-of-age romantic tragedy film directed by Adam... more
Directed by: Justin BaldoniFive Feet Apart is a 2019 American romantic drama film directed by Justin Baldoni. Stella... more
Directed by: Roger KumbleCruel Intentions is a 1999 American drama film starring Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe,... more
Directed by: Emile ArdolinoDirty Dancing is a 1987 American romantic drama film. Written by Eleanor Bergstein and... more
Directed by: Boaz YakinRemember the Titans is a 2000 American sports drama film produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and... more
Directed by: John G. AvildsenThe Karate Kid is a 1984 American martial arts romantic drama film directed by John G.... more
Directed by: Thomas CarterSave the Last Dance is a 2001 American film produced by MTV Films, directed by Thomas Carter... more
Directed by: R. J. CutlerIf I Stay is an American romantic drama film directed by R. J. Cutler, based on the novel of... more
Directed by: Baz LuhrmannRomeo + Juliet is a 1996 American romantic drama film adaptation of William Shakespeare's... more
Directed by: Howard DeutchPretty in Pink is a 1986 American romantic comedy-drama film about love and social cliques in... more
Directed by: Julie Anne RobinsonThe Last Song is a 2010 American coming of age teen romantic drama film developed alongside... more
Before I FallZoey Deutch, Halston Sage
Directed by: Ry Russo-YoungBefore I Fall is a 2017 American teen drama film directed by Ry Russo-Young, based on the... more
Directed by: Brian RobbinsVarsity Blues is a 1999 American coming-of-age sports comedy-drama film directed by Brian... more
Everything, EverythingAmandla Stenberg, Nick Robinson
Directed by: Stella MeghieEverything, Everything is a 2017 American romantic drama film directed by Stella Meghie and... more
Directed by: Jerome Robbins, Robert WiseWest Side Story is a 1961 American romantic musical drama film directed by Robert Wise and... more
Directed by: Cameron CroweAlmost Famous is a 2000 comedy-drama film written and directed by Cameron Crowe and starring... more
Directed by: Catherine HardwickeThirteen is a 2003 semi-autobiographical American drama film directed by Catherine Hardwicke,... more
Directed by: Scott KalvertThe Basketball Diaries is a 1995 American drama film directed by Scott Kalvert, starring... more
Directed by: Peter BergFriday Night Lights is a 2004 sports drama film, directed by Peter Berg, which documents the... more