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The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime 

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Check out this list of the best teen movies streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video. These high school movies and college tales are swimming in nostalgia and available to view free of charge for Amazon Prime members. They'll take you back to your own teenage years so vividly you'll remember your locker number. And if you are a teen, these movies are like time capsules of cutting edge hipness from bygone eras.

Whether you identify with the popular jock, the quiet outcast, or the new kid in school who just wants to dance, this list can help you navigate the teen movies available on Amazon Prime Instant Video. Of course, it's not all high school movies. You'll find great action and comedy films in here that are great for teens too.

It's up to you to decide on the best Amazon Prime teen movies, so vote up your favorites below! And if the list is missing any classic teen movies available on Amazon Prime, feel free to add them.

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Every Day is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Angourie Rice, Maria Bello, Debby Ryan
Every Day is a 2018 American romantic-drama directed by Michael Sucsy, based on the novel by David Levithan. 16-year-old Rhiannon (Angourie Rice) falls in love with a spirit named A, a traveling ...more
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Forever My Girl is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Alex Roe, Jessica Rothe, John Benjamin Hickey
Forever My Girl is a 2018 romantic drama film directed by Bethany Ashton Wolf. After being gone for a decade, a country star (Alex Roe) returns home to the love (Jessica Rothe) he left behind.
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Eighth Grade is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Elsie Fisher, Josh Hamilton, Emily Robinson
Eighth Grade is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Bo Burnham. An eighth grader (Elsie Fisher) struggles to finish her last week of classes before embarking for high school.

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Lady Bird is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts
Lady Bird is a 2017 American comedy-drama film directed by Greta Gerwig. The adventures of a young woman (Saoirse Ronan) living in Northern California for a year.

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American Beauty is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Mena Suvari
American Beauty is a 1999 American drama film directed by Sam Mendes. An advertising executive (Kevin Spacey) has a midlife crisis when he becomes infatuated with his teenage daughter's best ...more

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Everlasting is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Everlasting
Elisabeth Röhm, Bai Ling, Cortney Palm
Everlasting is a 2015 suspense film written and directed by Anthony Stabley. High School Senior Matt Ortega (Adam David) investigates the mystery surrounding the passing of his girlfriend and ...more
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The Words is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper
The Words is a 2012 mystery romantic drama film, written and directed by Brian Klugman and Lee Sternthal in their directorial debut. It stars Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana, Olivia Wilde, Jeremy ...more

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The Kings of Summer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Alison Brie, Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman
The Kings of Summer is a 2013 comedy film written by Chris Galletta and directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts.
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Dear Lemon Lima is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Melissa Leo, Vanessa Marano, Meaghan Martin
Dear Lemon Lima, is a 2007 film directed by Suzi Yoonessi.
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Instant Family is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne, Isabela Moner
Instant Family is a 2018 comedy film directed by Sean Anders. Couple Pete (Mark Wahlberg) and Ellie (Rose Byrne) find themselves in over their heads when they adopt three children.
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Heathers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Winona Ryder, Shannen Doherty, Christian Slater
Heathers is a 1988 comedy, drama film written by Daniel Waters and directed by Michael Lehmann.

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Pretty in Pink is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
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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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School Ties is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Brendan Fraser
School Ties is a 1992 sports film directed by Robert Mandel starring Brendan Fraser, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Chris O'Donnell, Cole Hauser, Randall Batinkoff, Andrew Lowery and Anthony Rapp. ...more

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Friday the 13th is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Kevin Bacon, Tom Savini, Betsy Palmer
Friday the 13th is a 1980 American slasher film directed by Sean S. Cunningham and written by Victor Miller. The film concerns a group of teenagers who are taken out one by one while attempting ...more

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Noble is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Noble
Liam Cunningham, Brendan Coyle, Deirdre O'Kane
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Sassy Pants is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Sassy Pants
Haley Joel Osment, Ashley Rickards, Anna Gunn
Sassy Pants is a 2012 American comedy film written and directed by Coley Sohn. The film stars Anna Gunn, Ashley Rickards, Haley Joel Osment, Diedrich Bader and Jenny O'Hara. The film was ...more
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Good Burger is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Shaquille O'Neal, Carmen Electra, Linda Cardellini
Good Burger is a 1997 American comedy film directed by Brian Robbins and starring Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell. The film evolved from the comedy sketch "Good Burger" featured on the ...more

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High School U.S.A. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Michael J. Fox, Crispin Glover, Dawn Wells
High School U.S.A. is a 1983 television movie directed by Rodney Amateau. The film originally aired on NBC on October 16, 1983 and features an ensemble cast including Michael J. Fox, Anthony ...more
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Racing with the Moon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Crispin Glover
Racing with the Moon is a 1984 American drama film starring Sean Penn, Elizabeth McGovern, and Nicolas Cage. It was directed by Richard Benjamin and written by Steven Kloves. The original music ...more

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Some Kind of Wonderful ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Lea Thompson, Candace Cameron-Bure, Mary Stuart Masterson
Some Kind of Wonderful is a 1987 American romance film starring Eric Stoltz, Mary Stuart Masterson, and Lea Thompson. It is one of the several successful teen dramas written by John Hughes in ...more

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Heartstone is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Baldur Einarsson, Blær Hinriksson, Diljá Valsdóttir
Heartstone (a.k.a. Hjartasteinn) is a 2016 Icelandic drama film directed by Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson. It tells the story of a strong friendship between two preteen boys in a small ...more
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The Goonies is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Corey Feldman, Josh Brolin, Sean Astin
The Goonies is a 1985 American adventure comedy film directed by Richard Donner. The screenplay was written by Chris Columbus from a story by executive producer Steven Spielberg. The film's ...more

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The Heavenly Kid is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Nancy Valen, Richard Mulligan, Jane Kaczmarek
The Heavenly Kid is a 1985 comedy film directed by Cary Medoway and starring Lewis Smith, Jason Gedrick, Jane Kaczmarek, and Richard Mulligan.

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Hiding Out is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Joy Behar, Jon Cryer, Annabeth Gish
Hiding Out is a 1987 movie starring Jon Cryer as a Wall Street broker "hiding out" as a high-school student.

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Tuff Turf is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Teen Movies on Amazon Prime
Robert Downey Jr., James Spader, Kim Richards
Tuff Turf is a 1985 American drama film starring James Spader and Kim Richards. The film was released in the United States on January 11, 1985.