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1. Another Round (2020)

Not Rated | 117 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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72 Metascore

Four friends, all high school teachers, test a theory that they will improve their lives by maintaining a constant level of alcohol in their blood.

Director: Thomas Vinterberg | Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Magnus Millang, Lars Ranthe

Votes: 4,467

2. American History X (1998)

R | 119 min | Drama

8.5
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62 Metascore

A former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did.

Director: Tony Kaye | Stars: Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly D'Angelo, Jennifer Lien

Votes: 1,024,514 | Gross: $6.72M

3. Silver Linings Playbook (2012)

R | 122 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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81 Metascore

After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.

Director: David O. Russell | Stars: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Jacki Weaver

Votes: 656,020 | Gross: $132.09M

4. Timeless (2016–2018)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.7
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An unlikely trio travel through time in order to battle unknown criminals and protect history as we know it.

Stars: Abigail Spencer, Matt Lanter, Malcolm Barrett, Paterson Joseph

Votes: 35,860

5. Enemy (2013)

R | 91 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.9
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61 Metascore

A man seeks out his exact look-alike after spotting him in a movie.

Director: Denis Villeneuve | Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Mélanie Laurent, Sarah Gadon, Isabella Rossellini

Votes: 165,366 | Gross: $1.01M

6. 12 Strong (2018)

R | 130 min | Action, Drama, History

6.6
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54 Metascore

12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghan warlord to take down the Taliban.

Director: Nicolai Fuglsig | Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Peña, Navid Negahban

Votes: 66,371 | Gross: $45.50M

7. The Edge of Seventeen (2016)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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77 Metascore

High-school life gets even more unbearable for Nadine when her best friend, Krista, starts dating her older brother.

Director: Kelly Fremon Craig | Stars: Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson, Blake Jenner, Kyra Sedgwick

Votes: 102,539 | Gross: $14.43M

8. Election (1999)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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83 Metascore

A high school teacher meets his match in an over-achieving student politician.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein, Jessica Campbell

Votes: 89,257 | Gross: $14.88M

9. Encino Man (1992)

PG | 88 min | Comedy

5.8
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25 Metascore

When they find a frozen caveman in their back yard, two high school outcasts thaw him and introduce him to modern life while he in turn gets them to actually enjoy life.

Director: Les Mayfield | Stars: Sean Astin, Brendan Fraser, Pauly Shore, Megan Ward

Votes: 37,010 | Gross: $40.69M

10. Doubt (I) (2008)

PG-13 | 104 min | Drama, Mystery

7.5
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68 Metascore

A Catholic school principal questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student.

Director: John Patrick Shanley | Stars: Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams, Viola Davis

Votes: 120,801 | Gross: $33.42M

11. The Awakening (I) (2011)

R | 102 min | Horror, Thriller

6.5
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53 Metascore

In 1921, England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost. Everything she believes unravels as the 'missing' begin to show themselves.

Director: Nick Murphy | Stars: Rebecca Hall, Dominic West, Imelda Staunton, Lucy Cohu

Votes: 62,888

12. Good Morning, Miss Bliss (1987–1989)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

6.8
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Recently-widowed Miss Carrie Bliss (Hayley Mills) teaches at a middle school in Indianapolis, where she helps her students tackle life lessons.

Stars: Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Hayley Mills, Dustin Diamond, Dennis Haskins

Votes: 1,525

13. Yoga Hosers (2016)

PG-13 | 88 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

4.3
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23 Metascore

Two teenage yoga enthusiasts must do battle with an evil presence that is threatening to rise from its underground lair and endanger their major party plans.

Director: Kevin Smith | Stars: Lily-Rose Depp, Harley Quinn Smith, Johnny Depp, Adam Brody

Votes: 12,162

14. Notes on a Scandal (2006)

R | 92 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.4
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73 Metascore

A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her fifteen-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond a platonic friendship.

Director: Richard Eyre | Stars: Cate Blanchett, Judi Dench, Andrew Simpson, Tom Georgeson

Votes: 74,113 | Gross: $17.51M

15. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

Not Rated | 131 min | Drama

8.0
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75 Metascore

A bitter, aging couple, with the help of alcohol, use their young houseguests to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other over the course of a distressing night.

Director: Mike Nichols | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, George Segal, Sandy Dennis

Votes: 68,436

16. Half Nelson (2006)

R | 106 min | Drama

7.2
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85 Metascore

An inner-city junior high school teacher with a drug habit forms an unlikely friendship with one of his students after she discovers his secret.

Director: Ryan Fleck | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Anthony Mackie, Shareeka Epps, Jeff Lima

Votes: 83,788 | Gross: $2.69M

17. Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999)

PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy, Thriller

5.3
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35 Metascore

The story of a girl who is willing to do anything to become Valedictorian, even if it means murdering the teacher that stands in her way.

Director: Kevin Williamson | Stars: Helen Mirren, Marisa Coughlan, Katie Holmes, Jeffrey Tambor

Votes: 19,597 | Gross: $8.95M

18. Clueless (1996–1999)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy

5.7
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A follow-up to the blockbuster movie of the same name, following the rich teenager Cher and her friends as they attend high school in Beverly Hills.

Stars: Rachel Blanchard, Stacey Dash, David Lascher, Donald Faison

Votes: 2,620

19. Drillbit Taylor (2008)

PG-13 | 110 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.7
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41 Metascore

Three kids hire a low-budget bodyguard to protect them from the playground bully.

Director: Steven Brill | Stars: Owen Wilson, Josh Peck, Alex Frost, Nate Hartley

Votes: 57,840 | Gross: $32.85M

20. 'Til Death (2006–2010)

TV-PG | 21 min | Comedy, Romance

6.5
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A pair of newlyweds move in next door to a veteran married couple of 25 years.

Stars: Brad Garrett, Joely Fisher, Kat Foster, Eddie Kaye Thomas

Votes: 5,868

21. Sometimes They Come Back (1991 TV Movie)

R | 97 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

5.8
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A man and his family return to his hometown, where he is then harassed by teenagers that died when he was a kid.

Director: Tom McLoughlin | Stars: Tim Matheson, Brooke Adams, Robert Rusler, Chris Demetral

Votes: 9,460

22. The History Boys (2006)

R | 109 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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74 Metascore

An unruly class of gifted and charming teenage boys are taught by two eccentric and innovative teachers, as their headmaster pushes for them all to get accepted into Oxford or Cambridge.

Director: Nicholas Hytner | Stars: Richard Griffiths, Frances de la Tour, Clive Merrison, Samuel Anderson

Votes: 20,162 | Gross: $2.71M

23. Book of Love (2004)

R | 83 min | Comedy, Drama

5.4
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Living among fusty academics, an unusual young man gets between a high school history teacher and his wife.

Director: Alan Brown | Stars: Frances O'Connor, Simon Baker, Gregory Smith, Bryce Dallas Howard

Votes: 1,628

24. A Dry White Season (1989)

R | 106 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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68 Metascore

A white middle class South African suburbanite with no interest in politics agrees to help his black gardener find his jailed son. His investigation opens his eyes to the horrors committed by the secret police and turns him into a target.

Director: Euzhan Palcy | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Janet Suzman, Zakes Mokae, Jürgen Prochnow

Votes: 5,028 | Gross: $3.77M

25. Waterland (1992)

R | 95 min | Drama, Mystery

6.6
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Pittsburgh, 1974: A high school history teacher slowly losing it tells his class about his experiences as teenager in England during WWII incl. curious 16 y.o. Mary.

Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, Ethan Hawke, Grant Warnock

Votes: 2,094 | Gross: $1.03M

26. The Official Story (1985)

Not Rated | 112 min | Drama, History, War

7.7
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During the final months of Argentinian Military Dictatorship in 1983, a high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is.

Director: Luis Puenzo | Stars: Norma Aleandro, Héctor Alterio, Chunchuna Villafañe, Hugo Arana

Votes: 8,154 | Gross: $0.03M

27. The Good Student (2006)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Mystery

4.9
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An unpopular high school teacher turns his life around after a student is kidnapped.

Director: David Ostry | Stars: Tim Daly, Hayden Panettiere, William Sadler, Dan Hedaya

Votes: 1,348

28. The Heroes of Evil (2015)

98 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.2
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Three teenagers, brought together by bullying, indulge in petty theft, sex and drugs. They inevitably realize they can resort to violence to take revenge on everyone who has humiliated them: students, teachers and other outcasts. One of them escalates to killing, and desires to kill again. Anyone can become his next victim. The other two face the question: should they resort to violence to stop ... See full summary »

Director: Zoe Berriatúa | Stars: Emilio Palacios, Jorge Clemente, Beatriz Medina, Macarena Gómez

Votes: 946

29. Wave of Crimes (2018)

TV-MA | 98 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

5.2
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A desperate housewife tries to cover up her son after he kills his father.

Director: Gracia Querejeta | Stars: Maribel Verdú, Juana Acosta, Paula Echevarría, Antonio Resines

Votes: 1,237

30. Closer to the Moon (2014)

Not Rated | 112 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.9
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47 Metascore

A Romanian police officer teams up with a small crew of old friends from the World War II Jewish Resistance to pull off a heist by convincing everyone at the scene of the crime that they are only filming a movie.

Director: Nae Caranfil | Stars: Vera Farmiga, Mark Strong, Harry Lloyd, Anton Lesser

Votes: 3,874

31. Test Tube Teens from the Year 2000 (1994 Video)

R | 74 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi

3.9
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In the future, corporations have taken over the world and banned sex. A group of rebellious high school students devise a way to go back in time and change history to prevent that from ... See full summary »

Director: David DeCoteau | Stars: Morgan Fairchild, Ian Abercrombie, Brian Bremer, Christopher Wolf

Votes: 414

32. To Serve Them All My Days (1980–1981)

673 min | Drama

8.5
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David Powlett-Jones has just returned to England from the trenches of WWI. He was injured and shell-shocked and, after a spell in hospital he gets a job teaching in a boys boarding school ... See full summary »

Stars: John Duttine, Frank Middlemass, Alan MacNaughtan, Patricia Lawrence

Votes: 539

33. Love at First Hiccup (2009)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.7
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A high school romantic comedy about freshman Victor who has contracted a case of Anya-itis, (acute and incurable love passion for high school senior Anja.) And why shouldn't he?

Director: Barbara Topsøe-Rothenborg | Stars: Scout Taylor-Compton, Devon Werkheiser, Tania Verafield, Ken Luckey

Votes: 2,988

34. Zombie High (1987)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Horror

4.2
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A college freshman begins to notice that students at her new school are losing their individuality. She discovers that the faculty are operating on the students' brains to make them docile and productive, but she's having non of it.

Director: Ron Link | Stars: Virginia Madsen, Richard Cox, Kay E. Kuter, James Wilder

Votes: 977 | Gross: $0.02M

35. The Dinner (2013)

88 min | Drama, Thriller

6.0
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Two well-to-do couples with plenty to lose have dinner to discuss the gruesome act their teenage sons may or may not have committed together.

Director: Menno Meyjes | Stars: Thekla Reuten, Jonas Smulders, Reinout Bussemaker, Daan Schuurmans

Votes: 2,213

36. Nowhere Safe (2014 TV Movie)

92 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

5.6
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After two girls cruelly impersonate her online in a "reverse cyber bullying" plot, Ashley's reputation is ruined and she and her mother flee a growing threat to their lives. Starting over ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Brough | Stars: Natasha Henstridge, Danielle C. Ryan, Jamie Kennedy, James Gaisford

Votes: 1,233

37. Once in a Lifetime (2014)

Not Rated | 105 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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A teacher manages to get her toughest class involved in a collective project that could give a whole new meaning to the lives of her students.

Director: Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar | Stars: Ariane Ascaride, Ahmed Dramé, Noémie Merlant, Geneviève Mnich

Votes: 1,720

38. Hull High (1990)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

8.0
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Teen soap musical about the students and teachers of the Cordell Hull High, a hip, urban, racially-mixed high school. Breakdancing rap group the Hull High Devils serves as the modern version of the Greek chorus in the show.

Stars: Will Lyman, Nancy Valen, Mark Ballou, Marshall Bell

Votes: 171

39. The Chaos Class Is Waking Up (1977)

94 min | Comedy

8.8
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A kind and hardworking student joins to Hababam Sinifi (The Chaos Class) but they don't accept him as one of them and he becomes the target of all class' pranks.

Director: Ertem Egilmez | Stars: Tayfun Akalin, Tuncay Akça, Halit Akçatepe, Sitki Akçatepe

Votes: 17,997

40. Second Call (2019– )

40 min | Drama

8.7
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'Second Call' focuses on the resilience stories of teachers and students in a complex public education system.

Stars: Débora Bloch, Thalita Carauta, Paulo Gorgulho, Hermila Guedes

Votes: 163

41. Winter Solstice (I) (2004)

R | 90 min | Drama

6.1
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59 Metascore

In this suburban drama, a widower confronts his older son's decision to leave home and his younger son's self-destructive behavior.

Director: Josh Sternfeld | Stars: Anthony LaPaglia, Aaron Stanford, Mark Webber, Allison Janney

Votes: 1,309 | Gross: $0.32M

42. Scandal in a Small Town (1988 TV Movie)

91 min | Drama

5.9
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Leda Beth Vincent (Raquel Welch) lives in the small town of Shiloh and works as a cocktail waitress there. She is not too well thought of, as she is nothing of a blushing virgin. But she is... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Page | Stars: Raquel Welch, Christa Denton, Frances Lee McCain, Peter Van Norden

Votes: 101

43. Bucket (2017– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

5.7
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Reserved history teacher Fran has long had a strained relationship with her eccentric, free-spirit mother Mim. When Mim announces that she is dying Fran feels obliged to accompany her on a road trip ticking off items on her bucket list.

Stars: Miriam Margolyes, Frog Stone, Stephanie Beacham, Catherine Steadman

Votes: 154

44. Riddles of the Sphinx (2008 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 89 min | Fantasy, Sci-Fi

3.4
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An astronomer and a cryptographer uncover a series of ancient tunnels, unwittingly unleashing a deadly Sphinx. In order to trap the Sphinx back in its tomb and stop impending destruction, ... See full summary »

Director: George Mendeluk | Stars: Dina Meyer, Lochlyn Munro, Mackenzie Gray, Donnelly Rhodes

Votes: 651

45. Lesson Plan (2010)

Not Rated | 76 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.4
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'Lesson Plan' is a documentary featuring interviews of the original students and teacher of the 1967 Third Wave experiment. This exercise in fascism took place in Palo Alto, California. ... See full summary »

Directors: David Jeffery, Philip Carr Neel | Stars: Ron Jones, Philip Zimbardo, Scott Thomson, Sherry Tousley

Votes: 137

46. Lucky Jim (1957)

Not Rated | 95 min | Comedy

6.0
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Jim Dixon feels anything but lucky. At the university he has to do the bidding of absent-minded and boring Professor Welch to have any hope of keeping his job. Worse, he has managed to get ... See full summary »

Director: John Boulting | Stars: John Welsh, Ronald Cardew, Hugh Griffith, Kenneth Griffith

Votes: 599

47. It's Easier for a Camel... (2003)

110 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

5.7
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53 Metascore

As a little girl, Federica fantasized about having beautiful long hair that would grow back as soon as she cut it, about never-ending cones of cotton candy and about countless adventures ... See full summary »

Director: Valeria Bruni Tedeschi | Stars: Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Chiara Mastroianni, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Denis Podalydès

Votes: 828 | Gross: $0.02M

48. Carte Blanche (2015)

106 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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Kacper, a middle-aged high-school history teacher, begins to lose his eyesight. The medical diagnosis leaves no hope. Initially heartbroken, he attempts to hide his health problems from the outside world.

Director: Jacek Lusinski | Stars: Andrzej Chyra, Urszula Grabowska, Arkadiusz Jakubik, Eliza Rycembel

Votes: 849

49. American Teacher (2011)

TV-G | 81 min | Documentary, Biography, History

6.8
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60 Metascore

Weaving interviews of policy experts and startling facts with the lives and careers of four teachers, American Teacher tells the collective story by and about those closest to the issues in... See full summary »

Directors: Vanessa Roth, Brian McGinn | Stars: Erik Benner, Neil Cavuto, Matt Damon, Linda Darling-Hammond

Votes: 223 | Gross: $0.03M

50. We'll Live Till Monday (1968)

106 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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Ilya Semenovich Melnikov is a history teacher in an ordinary Soviet high school. He is a very good teacher and his students and colleagues treat him with a great deal of respect. However, ... See full summary »

Director: Stanislav Rostotskiy | Stars: Vyacheslav Tikhonov, Irina Pechernikova, Nina Menshikova, Mikhail Zimin

Votes: 1,229



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