7 Teen Movies You Can Stream Right Now on Netflix
We’re not embarrassed to say we’re well beyond our teenage years but still enjoy curling up on the couch and watching a teen movie. We can’t help but relate to the characters and their searches for identity, love, or simply a fun place to cut school. Ahead, find out which teen movies are available to stream on Netflix right now.
1. ‘To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before’
Ahead of the sequel — To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You — out Feb. 2020, watch (or re-watch) To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (2018) based on the book series from author Jenny Han.
Lana Condor plays Lara Jean, a junior in high school who realizes love letters she’s written to boys have mysteriously been sent. Lara Jean ends up in a fake relationship with one of the boys, Peter Kavinsky (Noah Centineo), and the two develop feelings for each other.
2. ‘The Spectacular Now’
Brie Larson, Shailene Woodley, and Miles Teller star in 2013’s The Spectacular Now where Sutter (Teller), the popular guy in high school, starts dating shy Aimee (Woodley) after a breakup. Their relationship changes Sutter’s outlook on life as he figures out what to do with his life after high school.
3. ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’
This one needs no introduction. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986) follows Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) and his friends as he tries to skip school one last time without getting caught before graduating from high school.
4. ‘A Cinderella Story’
Hilary Duff stars in 2004’s A Cinderella Story as Sam, the unpopular girl at school who has been texting a guy who goes by Nomad for months.
They meet in person at a school dance but before Sam can reveal her identity to her anonymous pen pal who happens to be Austin (Chad Michael Murray), the most popular guy in school, she has to leave. So begins Austin’s search for his Cinderella.
2018’s Dumplin’ follows Willowdean (Danielle Macdonald), the daughter of a former beauty pageant queen (Jennifer Aniston) who signs up for a local pageant as a protest.
6. ‘The Kissing Booth’
The Kissing Booth (2018) brings together Elle (Joey King) and Noah (Jacob Elordi), her best friend’s older brother she’s had a crush on for years. Elle finds herself locking lips with Noah while working their school’s kissing booth but the problem is that it violates the rules of Elle’s friendship with Lee (Joel Courtney). Elle has to decide if she’s going to pursue a romance with Noah or risk her lifelong friendship with Lee.
Pretty Little Liars alum Lucy Hale stars in Dude along with Alex Wolff, Alexandra Shipp, Golden Globe winner Awkwafina, and Kathryn Prescott. Together they play close friends navigating their last two weeks of high school before their lives change.