36 titles 1. Meatballs (1979) PG | 94 min | Comedy 6.2 Rate 60 Metascore Wacky hijinks of counselors and campers at a less-than-average summer camp. Director: Ivan Reitman | Stars: Bill Murray, Harvey Atkin, Kate Lynch, Russ Banham Votes: 22,664 | Gross: $43.05M 2. Corvette Summer (1978) PG | 105 min | Adventure, Comedy 5.6 Rate 53 Metascore
A group of bored teenagers rebel against authority in the community of New Granada after the death of one of their own. Director: Jonathan Kaplan | Stars: Matt Dillon, Michael Eric Kramer, Pamela Ludwig, Vincent Spano Votes: 7,406 7. Lemon Popsicle (1978) R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance 6.4 Rate
- Grease. John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing. 330 votes. Released: 1978. Directed by: Randal Kleiser. Experience the friendships, romances and adventures of a group of high school kids in the 1950s.
- American Graffiti. Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard, Paul Le Mat. 197 votes. Released: 1973. Directed by: George Lucas. On the last day of summer vacation in 1962, friends Curt (Richard Dreyfuss), Steve (Ronny Howard), Terry (Charles Martin Smith) and John (Paul Le Mat) cruise the streets of small-town California.
- Carrie. Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, William Katt. 202 votes. Released: 1976. Directed by: Brian De Palma. Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial. In this chilling adaptation of Stephen King's horror novel, withdrawn and sensitive teen Carrie White (Sissy Spacek) faces taunting from classmates at school and abuse from her fanatically pious.
- National Lampoon's Animal House. John Belushi, Kevin Bacon, Donald Sutherland. 184 votes. Released: 1978. Directed by: John Landis. When they arrive at college, socially inept freshmen Larry (Thomas Hulce) and Kent (Stephen Furst) attempt to pledge the snooty Omega Theta Pi House, but are summarily rejected.
Mar 21, 2023 · Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)76%. #56. Critics Consensus: Some Kind of Wonderful is above-average '80s teen fare for people who need as much John Hughes in their lives as possible. Synopsis: Keith Nelson (Eric Stoltz), an artsy high school outcast, tries to land a date with popular girl Amanda Jones (Lea...
This category has the following 7 subcategories, out of 7 total. C 1970s teen comedy films (2 C, 9 P) 1970s teen comedy-drama films (5 P) 1970s coming-of-age films (3 C, 11 P) D 1970s teen drama films (1 C, 18 P) H 1970s high school films (9 P) 1970s teen horror films (4 P) R 1970s teen romance films (8 P)
Sep 10, 2020 · The '90s defined the teen movie for a new generation: Films like Clueless, She's All That, and American Pie taught young people how to dress, how to talk, and how to prioritize prom over anything else. But while many of us grew up loving these movies, the critics weren't always so kind. To show you how all the decade's teen classics stack up ...
Mar 2, 2022 · It was in the '90s that teen movies cemented themselves as one of the most popular genres in the world. Many classics hit the silver screen, classics that would become the inspiration for movies like Mean Girls and 13 Going On 30. The best and most famous teen movies of that decade still seem so close, yet so far away, from the modern day.