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Best to Worst: Coming of Age Films

by Amadeus Magnus
Best to Worst: Coming of Age Films by Amadeus Magnus
Documentaries, short animations and unseen movies are not included yet. David and Lisa (1962) 96 Harold and Maude (1971) 95 Ghost World (2001) 94 Once Upon a Time in America (1984) 92 Mon père, ce héros (1991) 91 My Neighbor Totoro (1988) 91 A Patch of Blue (1965) 91 City of God (2003) 90 East of Eden (1955) 89 Léon: The Professional (1994) 88 Little Women (1949) 88 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945) 88 Almost Famous (2000) 87 Amélie (2001) 87 To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) 87 A Bronx Tale (1993) 86 The Breakfast Club (1985) 85 Captains Courageous (1937) 85 Seabiscuit (2003) 85 To Sir, with Love (1967) 85 It (1990) 84 Kick-Ass (2010) 84 Le… Read more


Documentaries, short animations and unseen movies are not included yet.

David and Lisa (1962) 96
Harold and Maude (1971) 95
Ghost World (2001) 94
Once Upon a Time in America (1984) 92
Mon père, ce héros (1991) 91
My Neighbor Totoro (1988) 91
A Patch of Blue (1965) 91
City of God (2003) 90
East of Eden (1955) 89
Léon: The Professional (1994) 88
Little Women (1949) 88
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945) 88
Almost Famous (2000) 87
Amélie (2001) 87
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) 87
A Bronx Tale (1993) 86
The Breakfast Club (1985) 85
Captains Courageous (1937) 85
Seabiscuit (2003) 85
To Sir, with Love (1967) 85
It (1990) 84
Kick-Ass (2010) 84
Le petit Nicolas (2009) 84
Slumdog Millionaire (2008) 83
Beautiful Girls (1996) 82
Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989) 82
War of the Buttons (1994) 82
Who Can Kill a Child? (1976) 82
The Kid (1921) 81
A Prophet (2009) 81
Child’s Play (1988) 80
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) 80
Edward Scissorhands (1990) 80
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009) 80
Great Expectations (1946) 80
Malizia 2000 (1991) 80
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006) 80
Scent of a Woman (1992) 80
Shine (1996) 80
Spirited Away (2002) 80
Submarine (2010) 80
The Warriors (1979) 80
August Rush (2007) 79
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1921) 79
American Beauty (1999) 78
Amores Perros (2000) 78
Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell (1968) 78
Eyes Without a Face (1960) 78
Forbidden Games (1952) 78
Gigi (1958) 78
Higher Learning (1995) 78
Hugo (2011) 78
Jarhead (2005) 78
The Last Days of Disco (1998) 78
Lolita (1962) 78
Pan’s Labyrinth (2006) 78
Paper Moon (1973) 78
Pleasantville (1998) 78
Rebel Without a Cause (1955) 78
Tea and Sympathy (1956) 78
What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) 78
Bad Santa (2003) 77
Blood In, Blood Out: Bound by Honor (1993) 77
The Chorus (2004) 77
Day of Anger (1967) 77
The Freshman (1990) 77
The Graduate (1967) 77
Hababam sinifi (1975) 77
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001) 77
Home Alone (1990) 77
The Hunger Games (2012) 77
The Innocents (1961) 77
Kisses (2008) 77
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) 77
Let the Right One In (2008) 77
Life Is Beautiful (1997) 77
Lonesome Jim (2005) 77
Malicious (1973) 77
Mermaids (1990) 77
The Night of the Hunter (1955) 77
Road to Perdition (2002) 77
Scum (1979) 77
Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993) 77
Singles (1992) 77
Spanglish (2004) 77
To Sir, with Love II (1996) 77
Trust (1990) 77
All Things Fair (1995) 76
Bicycle Thieves (1948) 76
Claire’s Knee (1970) 76
Clueless (1995) 76
Finding Nemo (2003) 76
Flipped (2010) 76
In America (2002) 76
The Last Emperor (1987) 76
The Last Picture Show (1971) 76
Midnight Cowboy (1969) 76
Nothing is Private (2007) 76
The Parent Trap (1961) 76
Remember the Titans (2000) 76
Sing Street (2016) 76
X+Y (2014) 76
American History X (1998) 75
Art School Confidential (2006) 75
Boyz N the Hood (1991) 75
Frequency (2000) 75
Fright Night (1985) 75
Gloria (1980) 75
Grease (1978) 75
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992) 75
The Iron Giant (1999) 75
Je vais bien, ne t’en fais pas (2006) 75
Le Jouet (1976) 75
Mary and Max (2009) 75
Mask (1985) 75
Mud (2013) 75
Punishment Park (1971) 75
Room (2015) 75
School of Rock (2003) 75
Seed of Chucky (2004) 75
This Is England (2006) 75
The 400 Blows (1959) 74
Barcelona (1994) 74
Cyrus (2010) 74
Damsels in Distress (2011) 74
Eurotrip (2004) 74
The First Day of the Rest of Your Life (2008) 74
Heathers (1989) 74
Lazybones (1925) 74
The Magdalene Sisters (2002) 74
Malena (2000) 74
Maria Full of Grace (2004) 74
Parenthood (1989) 74
Peggy Sue Got Married (1986) 74
Pride & Prejudice (2005) 74
Rushmore (1998) 74
Shoe Shine (1946) 74
Stealing Beauty (1996) 74
Tol’able David (1921) 74
The Way, Way Back (2013) 74
(500) Days of Summer (2009) 73
3 Bad Men (1926) 73
Adam (2009) 73
The Addams Family (1991) 73
American Graffiti (1973) 73
Badlands (1973) 73
The Bay Boy (1984) 73
The Beat That My Heart Skipped (2005) 73
Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996) 73
Curly Sue (1991) 73
The Descendants (2011) 73
Donnie Darko (2001) 73
The Elusive Summer of ‘68 (1984) 73
The Fall (2008) 73
The Fallen Idol (1948) 73
Finding Neverland (2004) 73
Fresh (1994) 73
Hanna (2011) 73
If…. (1968) 73
In the House (2012) 73
Innocence (2004) 73
Kasaba (1997) 73
Lili (1953) 73
Man on Fire (2004) 73
Mansfield Park (1999) 73
Moonrise Kingdom (2012) 73
My Brother Is an Only Child (2007) 73
The Namesake (2006) 73
Natural Born Killers (1994) 73
Ordinary People (1980) 73
The Outsiders (1983) 73
People on Sunday (1930) 73
The People Under the Stairs (1991) 73
A Perfect World (1993) 73
Platoon (1986) 73
The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984) 73
Rumble Fish (1983) 73
A Short Film About Love (1988) 73
Sleepers (1996) 73
Stand by Me (1986) 73
A Taste of Honey (1961) 73
Town Without Pity (1961) 73
Trainspotting (1996) 73
Unhook the Stars (1996) 73
Wendy and Lucy (2008) 73
Whistle Down the Wind (1961) 73
Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (2002) 73
10 Things I Hate About You (1999) 72
At Close Range (1986) 72
The Bad Seed (1956) 72
Barber of Siberia (1998) 72
Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989) 72
Billy Budd (1962) 72
The Chalk Garden (1964) 72
Charlie Bartlett (2007) 72
Child’s Play 2 (1990) 72
Christmas Vacation (1989) 72
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) 72
The Curse of the Cat People (1944) 72
Diner (1982) 72
Drugstore Cowboy (1989) 72
Easy A (2010) 72
Emma (1996) 72
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982) 72
Fear (1996) 72
Flatliners (1990) 72
Freaky Friday (1976) 72
The Good Son (1993) 72
Good Will Hunting (1997) 72
Jeremy (1973) 72
The Jungle Book (2016) 72
The Karate Kid (1984) 72
The Loved Ones (2009) 72
Lover Girl (1997) 72
Martian Child (2007) 72
Mary Poppins (1964) 72
The NeverEnding Story (1984) 72
Now and Then (1995) 72
Pauline at the Beach (1983) 72
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) 72
Pinocchio (1940) 72
The Pursuit of Happyness (2006) 72
The Railway Children (1970) 72
The Reader (2008) 72
She’s All That (1999) 72
Suburban Girl (2007) 72
This Boy’s Life (1993) 72
Uncle Buck (1989) 72
The Wanderers (1979) 72
WarGames (1983) 72
Die Welle (2008) 72
You’re in Love, Charlie Brown (1967) 72
Alice in Wonderland (1951) 71
Bad Boys (1983) 71
Le Ballon rouge (1956) 71
Bandits (1997) 71
Blackboard Jungle (1955) 71
Dennis the Menace (1993) 71
The Faculty (1998) 71
Fandango (1985) 71
The Flamingo Kid (1984) 71
Freeway (1996)
Les Fugitifs (1986) 71
Getting In (1994) 71
Girl, Interrupted (1999) 71
Gregory’s Girl (1981) 71
The Hundred Steps (2000) 71
The Karate Kid (2010) 71
Karpuz Kabuğundan Gemiler Yapmak (2004) 71
Kes (1969) 71
A Little Romance (1979) 71
The Man Without a Face (1993) 71
Melody (1971) 71
Peter Pan (1924) 71
Powder (1995) 71
The Prince and Me (2004) 71
Reality Bites (1994) 71
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1917) 71
Romeo + Juliet (1996) 71
Rusalka (2007) 71
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) 71
Suburbia (1996) 71
Tess (1979) 71
War of the Buttons (1962) 71
The Window (1949) 71
The Winslow Boy (1999) 71
American Pie (1999) 69
Big (1988) 69
Brenda Starr (1989) 69
Brève traversée (2001) 69
Career Opportunities (1991) 69
The Champ (1979) 69
Child’s Play 3 (1991) 69
Confessions (2010) 69
Cruel Intentions (1999) 69
Dazed and Confused (1993) 69
The Dreamers (2003) 69
Élisa (1995) 69
Get the Gringo (2012) 69
Half a Chance (1998) 69
Hearts in Atlantis (2001) 69
Hula (1927) 69
Little Voice (1998) 69
Man of the House (2005) 69
The Monster Squad (1987) 69
Noi Albinoi (2003) 69
Pet Sematary (1989) 69
Poison Ivy (1992) 69
Pollyanna (1920) 69
The Poor Little Rich Girl (1917) 69
Rambling Rose (1991) 69
Say Anything… (1989) 69
Sparrows (1926) 69
Swimming Pool (2003) 69
There’s Something About Mary (1998) 69
Thirteen (2003) 69
Three O’Clock High (1987) 69
Time Bandits (1981) 69
To Die For (1995) 69
The War Zone (1999) 69
Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990) 69
Winter’s Bone (2010) 69
With Honors (1994) 69
The Wizard of Oz (1939) 69
Adventures in Babysitting (1987) 68
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) 68
Cocktail (1988) 68
Empire of the Sun (1987) 68
Great Expectations (1998) 68
The Hole (2001) 68
Jack Frost (1998) 68
Joshua (2007) 68
Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004) 68
Mean Girls (2004) 68
National Velvet (1944) 68
Neseli günler (1978) 68
Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist (2008) 68
Los Olvidados (1950) 68
A River Runs Through It (1992) 68
Sense and Sensibility (1995) 68
Some Kind of Wonderful (1987) 68
Somers Town (2008) 68
Teen Wolf (1985) 68
Two Bits (1995) 68
Uranya (2006) 68
What a Girl Wants (2003) 68
Young Guns (1988) 68
According to Spencer (2001) 67
La Boum (1980) 67
Chasing Amy (1997) 67
Dirty Dancing (1987) 67
Dog Pound (2010) 67
Duma (2005) 67
Gloria (1999) 67
I Am Sam (2001) 67
I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997) 67
Joe (2014)
Killer Joe (2012) 67
The Lost Boys (1987) 67
Menace II Society (1993) 67
Mozart’s Sister (2011) 67
My Girl (1991) 67
Obsessed (1992) 67
Oliver Twist (1948) 67
The Princess Diaries (2001) 67
Radio Days (1987) 67
Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion (1997) 67
She’s Out of Control (1989) 67
Special Education (1977) 67
Strayed (2003) 67
Three Men and a Cradle (1985) 67
tilt (1979) 67
Trojan War (1997) 67
All the Boys Love Mandy Lane (2006) 66
An American Crime (2007) 66
American Psycho II: All American Girl (2002) 66
The Black Stallion (1979) 66
The Blue Bird (1976) 66
Bonjour tristesse (1958) 66
The Cell (2000) 66
Class (1983) 66
Coyote Ugly (2000) 66
Crows (1994) 66
In Praise of Older Women (1978) 66
L’Amant (1992) 66
Poison Ivy 2: Lily (1996) 66
The Sixth Sense (1999) 66
Spider Baby (1968) 66
Teacher’s Pet (2000) 66
Urban Legend (1998) 66
88 Minutes (2007) 65
Fanny and Alexander (1982) 65
Little Miss Millions (1993) 65
Little Nikita (1988) 65
The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962) 65
Miracle on 34th Street (1994) 65
Princess Caraboo (1994) 65
Risky Business (1983) 65
Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000) 65
You Again (2010) 65
Casper (1995) 64
A Cinderella Story (2004) 64
The Craft (1996) 64
Dead Poets Society (1989) 64
Legally Blonde (2001) 64
Matilda (1996) 64
Ratcatcher (1999) 64
Bodies, Rest & Motion (1993) 63
Central Station (1998) 63
Hook (1991) 63
Idle Hands (1999) 63
Spirit of the Beehive (1973) 63
Where the Wild Things Are (2009) 63
I Was Born, But… (1932) 62
Ivan’s Childhood (1962) 62
Vamps (2012) 62
Weird Science (1985) 62
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993) 61
Genova (2008) 61
Lord of the Flies (1963) 61
Lord of the Flies (1990) 60
Mr. Nanny (1993) 60
Before the Fall (2008) 58
About Last Night… (1986) 52
Private School (1983) 46
Ghost Dad (1990) 40
The Blue Lagoon (1980) 25
Paradise (1982) 24
Return to the Blue Lagoon (1991) 1

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