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The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix

Updated October 19, 2020 9.4k votes 4.2k voters 156.6k views33 items

Prepare for hormonal angst (in a good way), because this is a list of the best teen drama movies on Netflix. The streaming service offers teen dramas based on bestselling young adult books, as well as many other high school dramas or movies about a troubled youth that are completely original. That's why you can also consider these some of the best movies for young adults on Netflix. Either way, this list of Netflix teen drama movies contains films sure to move you and catch you up in adolescent emotion - even if your teenage years are long behind you or you're looking for popular movies your teens can watch right now.

Which teen drama movies on Netflix do you like the best? Vote up your favorite movies about high school drama, so that they'll climb to the top of this teen dramas list and add any we may have overlooked.

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    To All the Boys I've Loved Bef is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    To All the Boys I've Loved Before

    Lana Condor, Janel Parrish

    Released2018

    Directed bySusan Johnson

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    The Kissing Booth is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    The Kissing Booth

    Joey King, Joel Courtney

    Released2018

    Directed byVince Marcello

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    To All the Boys: P.S. I Still  is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You

    Ross Butler, Noah Centineo

    Released2020

    Directed byMichael Fimognari

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    The Perfect Date is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    The Perfect Date

    Laura Marano, Noah Centineo

    Released2019

    Directed byChris Nelson

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    You Get Me is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    You Get Me

    Bella Thorne, Halston Sage

    Released2017

    Directed byBrent Bonacorso

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    Tall Girl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Tall Girl

    Ava Michelle, Griffin Gluck

    Released2019

    Directed byNzingha Stewart

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    Sierra Burgess Is a Loser is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Sierra Burgess Is a Loser

    Shannon Purser, RJ Cyler

    Released2018

    Directed byIan Samuels

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    Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List

    Victoria Justice, Pierson Fode

    Released2015

    Directed byKristin Hanggi

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    The Perks of Being a Wallflowe is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    The Perks of Being a Wallflower

    Emma Watson, Nina Dobrev

    Released2012

    Directed byStephen Chbosky

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    The Last Summer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    The Last Summer

    KJ Apa, Maia Mitchell

    Released2019

    Directed byWilliam Bindley

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    Dumplin' is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Dumplin'

    Jennifer Aniston, Danielle Macdonald

    Released2018

    Directed byAnne Fletcher

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    To the Bone is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    To the Bone

    Lily Collins, Keanu Reeves

    Released2017

    Directed byMarti Nixon

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    Alex Strangelove is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Alex Strangelove

    Daniel Doheny, Antonio Marizale

    Released2018

    Directed byCraig Johnson

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    Dude is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Dude

    Lucy Hale, Kathryn Prescott

    Released2018

    Directed byOlivia Milch

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    The Outcasts is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    The Outcasts

    Eden Sher, Victoria Justice

    Directed byPeter Hutchings

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    Before I Fall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Before I Fall

    Zoey Deutch, Halston Sage

    Released2017

    Directed byRy Russo-Young

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    Candy Jar is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Candy Jar

    Sami Gayle, Jacob Latimore

    Released2018

    Directed byBen Shelton

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    All the Bright Places is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    All the Bright Places

    Elle Fanning, Justice Smith

    Released2020

    Directed byBrett Haley

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    Let It Snow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Let It Snow

    Isabela Moner, Joan Cusack

    Released2019

    Directed byLuke Snellin

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    What a Girl Wants is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    What a Girl Wants

    Amanda Bynes, Kelly Preston

    Released2003

    Directed byDennie Gordon

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    American Honey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    American Honey

    Sasha Lane, Shia LaBeouf

    Released2016

    Directed byAndrea Arnold

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    Saving Zoë is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Saving Zoë

    Laura Marano, Vanessa Marano

    Released2019

    Directed byJeffery G Hunt

    Saving Zoë is a 2019 American crime drama film directed by Jeffery Hunt. Following her sister's murder, Echo (Laura Mareno) is still grieving as she begins high school and starts to cope by trying to figure out what really happened to her sister.

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    Handsome Devil is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Handsome Devil

    Nicholas Galitzine, Fionn O'Shea

    Directed byJohn Butler

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    SPF-18 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    SPF-18

    Carson Meyer, Noah Centineo

    Released2017

    Directed byAlex Israel

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    Speech & Debate is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Teen Drama Movies On Netflix
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    Speech & Debate

    Liam James, Sarah Steele

    Directed byDan Harris

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