Greatest High School Movies


The Top Ten

1 The Breakfast Club

The best popcorn movie ever to exist. - fireinside96

Usually shown on ABC Family (channel 311) and on Feeln (android app). - playstationfan66

! BEST MOVIE EVER! - summer_roberts856

Dear Mr. Vernon, we accept the fact that we had to sacrifice a whole Saturday in detention for whatever it was we did wrong. But we think you're crazy to make an essay telling you who we think we are. You see us as you want to see us... In the simplest terms, in the most convenient definitions. But what we found out is that each one of us is a brain...
... And an athlete...
... And a basket case...
... A princess...
... And a criminal...
Does that answer your question?...
Sincerely yours,
The Breakfast Club. - Xinferno-awaitsX

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2 Fast Times at Ridgemont High
3 Mean Girls

I like this movie, even though I don't like Lindsey!

4 Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Person saying this is a bad movie, I have seen both films you are talking about, completely different, but this is better

All the worst movies have many problems with them, and Ferris Bueller is no different. Hideously unfunny, stretched-out jokes, poor acting, actors too old for their characters, scenes that don't make sense, and the worst "doesn't know wehre to end" case in the history of cinema. It currently sits at 80 percent on Rotten Tomatoes. The mindblowingly spectacular Boy in the Striped Pajamas is 63 and the incredibly fantastic Goonies is something like 67. Ah, humanity.

How is this 5 and mean girls 3, may I ask,

I love a few movies on this list but Ferris Beuler's day off is awesome - Ajkloth

5 Superbad

Also one of the most quotable movies of all time. "There's no first or last name, it just says McLOVIN! - Graham

6 American Pie
7 Clueless V 1 Comment
8 Heathers

Love the movie and musical! - Okochama-san675

9 Easy A
10 Back to the Future

What is this doing at #10? This movie is great! It's funny, dramatic, cool, and it has some songs good enough to put on anybodies Ipod or other music player. I own the 25th anniversary edition trilogy with all three movies, digital copies for each one, and a bonus disc. That's how much I love the movie, or should I say all 3 movies - booklover1


The Contenders

11 Dazed & Confused

It's freakin' funny, and I've seen it more than 1000 times. Literally! - westofohio

One of the worst films ever made. Darla hated that film for decades. Don't get me wrong. Darla's #1 film is Bridge to Terabithia (2007) even if it had the song "why can't we be friends", resulting in a friendship between Jess Aarons and Leslie Burke before her death. - playstationfan66

12 She's All That
13 Sixteen Candles
14 10 Things I Hate About You
15 High School Musical

All three movies are great. They have music and nice actors. They portray stuff every teenage goes through- peer pressure, love, friendship, school clubs and graduation (leaving friends and all... )

Don't forget puberty. Aimed towards teenage girls and such. Love this film! - DynastiNoble

Hey! It should be on the first

16 Rushmore
17 Grease

An all time classic incredibly funny movie.

18 Donnie Darko V 1 Comment
19 Carrie
20 The Perks of Being a Wallflower

One of the best high school movies ever.

It should be at number.1 position when ithas such a hot and cute actor in it aka Logan Lerman

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Top Remixes (5)

1. Mean Girls
2. Clueless
3. Easy A
1. Rushmore
2. Fast Times at Ridgemont High
3. Heathers
1. Ferris Bueller's Day Off
2. The Breakfast Club
3. Fast Times at Ridgemont High

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