The 25 Most Iconic High School Movies According to Yardbarker
High school. It feels like a four-year prison sentence when you're a teenager, but, once you're free of its five-day-a-week grasp, you miss it. It's a period when you get to shape yourself, push limits, tick off your parents and fall in love for the first time. Dramatically, it has all of the desired elements: conflict, comedy and a definite end. So, it's not a surprise that filmmakers have mined this milieu to iconic effect. It's an experience almost all of share, and it's been explored in myriad ways over the last century of cinema. Which high school films left the deepest groove? Here are twenty-five films that we've never been able to shake.
avg. score: 11 of 25 (45%)
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