fantasy Supernatural Teen & Coming of Age Films  

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List of movies where something out of the ordinary (generally magical or paranormal) happens to groups of kids, teenagers and even some adults...Alphabetical order!
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Teen Wolf Michael J. Fox, Doug Savant, James Hampton - High school's getting hairy!!! Haha. Sorry. Seriously though, how many werewolf comedies are there? Okay, how many GOOD ones? There ya go.

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I Am Number Four Dianna Agron, Teresa Palmer, Alex Pettyfer

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Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Uma Thurman, Pierce Brosnan, Rosario Dawson

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Harry Potter franchise I should think this entire series fits neatly into this category....witches, wizards. goblins, dragons, basilisks, etc...

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316 69
The Sorcerer's Apprentice is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Supernatural Teen & Coming of Age Films
The Sorcerer's Apprentice Nicolas Cage, Monica Bellucci, Teresa Palmer

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How to Train Your Dragon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Supernatural Teen & Coming of Age Films
How to Train Your Dragon Gerard Butler, Kristen Wiig, David Tennant

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Beastly Vanessa Hudgens, Neil Patrick Harris, Mary-Kate Olsen

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The Chronicles of Narnia Franchise It's a supernatural movie about some kids growing up. I preferred the BBC version, but this one was good in a more modern-type of way.

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Sky High Kurt Russell, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Lynda Carter - Kids who have parents with superpowers apparently go to THIS high school! A whole lot of fun!! Get ready for some major camp, and a lot of GREAT characters!

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The Covenant Chace Crawford, Jessica Lucas, Taylor Kitsch

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Matilda Danny DeVito, Mara Wilson, Paul Reubens - I also never read Roald Dahl's Matilda. This is really a fantastic movie! Definitely fits more into the 'fantasy' genre....beautiful scenes; very colorful! And, wow! What a cast!

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Twilight Saga Franchise If this isn't a supernatural teen/coming of age series, I'm Bob Hope.

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Eclipse is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Supernatural Teen & Coming of Age Films
Eclipse Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick

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244 70
Alice in Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Supernatural Teen & Coming of Age Films
Alice in Wonderland Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter

The Greatest Supernatural & Paranormal Teen Films

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Ella Enchanted Anne Hathaway, Heidi Klum, Vivica A. Fox - Very 'Cinderella' meets 'Enchanted'. Very, very girly. I enjoyed it. :)

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Jumanji Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams, Patricia Clarkson - This movie is particularly fun. Who doesn't actually want to be in a board game? Seriously.

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee - Being one of the millions of Johnny fanatics, I ate this up. Don't get me wrong, the other one is still a classic, but this one was closer to the book (yeah, I'm one of THOSE people).

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Aquamarine Emma Roberts, JoJo, Sara Paxton

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Stardust Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro, Claire Danes

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183 64
Zombieland is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Supernatural Teen & Coming of Age Films
Zombieland Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

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Nanny McPhee Emma Thompson, Angela Lansbury, Colin Firth - Yes, you're totally right. It's like 'Mary Poppins' meets Tim Burton. Wickedly fun!

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The Spiderwick Chronicles Nick Nolte, Seth Rogen, Mary-Louise Parker - This one was just cool. Just so cool. Also based on a book series, this film stars Freddie Highmore and Freddie Highmore doing the 'Parent Trap' thing by playing believable twin brothers! I would see it for his acting alone.

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159 51
Red Riding Hood is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Supernatural Teen & Coming of Age Films
Red Riding Hood Amanda Seyfried, Gary Oldman, Julie Christie

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Casper is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Supernatural Teen & Coming of Age Films
Casper Mel Gibson, Clint Eastwood, Christina Ricci - Say what you will. This movie was AWESOME.

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Eragon Rachel Weisz, John Malkovich, Jeremy Irons - Based on the book series by Christopher Paolini. This is one of the ones that if you've read the book, you'll hate it, but if not, it's great! Did have a good cast.

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Sabrina the Teenage Witch Ryan Reynolds, Melissa Joan Hart, Laura Harris

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The Wizard of Oz Judy Garland, Margaret Hamilton, Frank Morgan - A house falls on a witch and then we battle evil flying monkeys, tell me that's not supernatural.

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Mary Poppins Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, Elsa Lanchester - I'm just gonna say 'Mary Poppins' and be done with it.

The Best Teen Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Series

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Beetlejuice Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Geena Davis - I consider this one of Michael Keaton's best roles. And the young Winona Ryder plays a great Lydia. The cast alone is worth seeing this one for. :)

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The Craft Neve Campbell, Robin Tunney, Christine Taylor

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer Ben Affleck, Hilary Swank, Donald Sutherland

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Inkheart Jennifer Connelly, Helen Mirren, Brendan Fraser

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Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant Salma Hayek, Willem Dafoe, Josh Hutchersonm

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The NeverEnding Story Franchise I can't imagine NOT having seen this movie....classic fantasy at it's best. Flying dragon (who somehow manages to look like a large dog), all sorts of fun creatures and let's not forget the kingdom that desperately needs to be ...

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Aliens in the Attic Ashley Tisdale, J.K. Simmons, Kevin Nealon

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Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Meryl Streep, Jim Carrey, Jude Law - I never read the book series this was based on. That being said, what a quirky, fun little movie!

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Spirited Away Miyu Irino, Bunta Sugawara, Ryunosuke Kamiki - I could not NOT put this on this list. If you like Anime even kind of, check it out. It's wicked neat!

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Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Supernatural Teen & Coming of Age Films
Labyrinth Jennifer Connelly, David Bowie, Frank Oz - If you haven't already seen this film, chances are you won't like it.

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Gremlins Steven Spielberg, Corey Feldman, Phoebe Cates

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Bedtime Stories Adam Sandler, Courteney Cox, Carmen Electra - Okay, this movie is just fantastic. Lovely blending of comedy, action and fantasy. If you like Adam Sandler at all, you will love this. Also, the kids in it are wicked cute. And the guinea pig, oh my god, the guinea pig...

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Penelope Reese Witherspoon, Christina Ricci, Russell Brand - Penelope comes from a very blue-collar family. Very high class, lots and lots of money....only one problem, she's got a pig's nose. And no, I didn't just give anything away. :) This film is AWESOME.

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The Lost Boys is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Supernatural Teen & Coming of Age Films
The Lost Boys Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, Corey Haim

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City of Ember Bill Murray, Saoirse Ronan, Tim Robbins - Did not read the book, but was pleasantly surprised at being pulled into this movie. Once I was interested, I HAD to find out what happened next...

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The Golden Compass Nicole Kidman, Eva Green, Ian McKellen - Another book-turned movie. Same applies...if you've read the book, you'll be sorely disappointed. If not, enjoy this wonderful piece of entertainment that is beautiful to watch and has stunning performances!

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Monster House Kathleen Turner, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Steve Buscemi - We have all known that place in our childhood...the creepy place with a story that probably isn't even true. But you still don't actually go there..........just in case.

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Zathura Kristen Stewart, Josh Hutchersonm, Tim Robbins - This movie is based on a book written by Chris Van Allsburg who also wrote 'Polar Express' and 'Jumanji'. If that's not enough to get you to see it, it stars Kristen Stewart of 'Twilight' and is directed by Jon Favreau, director ...

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Nim's Island Jodie Foster, Gerard Butler, Abigail Breslin

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Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium Natalie Portman, Dustin Hoffman, Jason Bateman - This film fits nicely in the 'Family' genre. A neat movie about an eccentric man and his wonderful imagination! One of those heartfelt-type of films. :)

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Teen Witch Robyn Lively, Zelda Rubinstein, Marcia Wallace

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The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising Christopher Eccleston, Ian McShane, Frances Conroy - The Dark IS rising!! Very dark, very beautiful movie. Didn't read this series either, but enjoyed the film!