The Best Coming Of Age Movies Of All Time
More than 2,100 movie fans have come together to cast their votes for the best coming of age movies. From classic films like Stand By Me and The Breakfast Club, to modern hits like Boyhood and Moonlight, this list is a great way to rediscover some old favorites or find something new.
These movies resonate with audiences because they chronicle moments in life that are relatable no matter what generation you grew up in. They explore themes of friendship, family dynamics, first loves, bullying and more. It's why these types of stories become timeless classics - we can always relate the characters experiences back to our own lives and learn from them.
Take a look through all the votes on this list from dedicated movie fans who have helped shape it into one of the most comprehensive rankings around. Vote up your favorite coming-of-age films so others can discover them too.
A new English teacher, John Keating (Robin Williams), is introduced to an all-boys preparatory school that is known for its ancient traditions and high standards. He uses unorthodox methods to reach ...more
- Released: 1989
- Directed by: Peter Weir