Coming of Age Movies that aren't Booksmart or Superbad and are actually good

if a movie isn't here I either haven't seen it (I'm only human), or it sucks
this also is not an insult to Booksmart or Superbad


please grow up

  • Crystal Swan
  • Old Enough
  • Babyteeth
  • The Third Wife
  • Girls Lost
  • Belle épine
  • Fat Girl
  • Real Love
  • Nenette and Boni
  • Monos
  • Slalom
  • Transnistria
  • Private Life
  • 20th Century Women
  • Electrick Children
  • The Summer of Sangaile
  • White Bird in a Blizzard
  • Girls Can't Swim
  • Tomboy
  • Ava
  • Atlantics
  • Divines
  • The Vast of Night
  • The Neon Demon
  • Moonlight
  • Little Women
  • Fast Color
  • Murderers
  • Raw
  • Olivia
  • The Beautiful Person
  • Swing Kids
  • An Impudent Girl
  • I Am Not a Witch
  • Lore
  • La Chinoise
  • Somersault
  • The Wild Boys
  • Beyond the Hills
  • Pariah
  • Peppermint Soda
  • Not All Dads Pee Standing Up
  • Rara
  • Chiwawa
  • Love Songs
  • We Are Little Zombies
  • Hearts Beat Loud
  • Daisies
  • Marie Antoinette
  • Princess Cyd
  • Linda Linda Linda
  • The Florida Project
  • Short Term 12
  • Skate Kitchen
  • Madeline's Madeline
  • Mustang
  • Mädchen in Uniform
  • Tahara
  • Rafiki
  • Totally Fucked Up
  • House
  • Thoroughbreds
  • But I'm a Cheerleader
  • Still the Water
  • Zombi Child
  • The Dreamers
  • The Wolf House
  • Water Lilies
  • Hail Mary
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin
  • Girlhood
  • Boy
  • Summer 1993
  • An Easy Girl
  • Good Morning
  • Where Is My Friend's House?
  • Falling Angels
  • Being 17
  • Badlands
  • Four Adventures of Reinette and Mirabelle
  • Leave No Trace
  • La Ciénaga
  • Lean on Pete
  • Happy as Lazzaro
  • Sophie Jones
  • Evolution
  • Bye Bye Blondie
  • Show Me Love
  • A Real Young Girl
  • Miss Juneteenth
  • Lady Bird
  • The Hedgehog
  • Travolta and Me
  • Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains
  • Lost and Delirious
  • The Other Side of the Underneath
  • Too Late to Die Young
  • Tremble All You Want
  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off
  • Ghost World