Movies about school

List of the best movies about the school, selected by visitors to our site: School's Out Forever, Chemical Hearts, Project Power, The Babysitter: Killer Queen, ‎7 Hours To Fall in Love‎, The Wedding Unplanner, The Half of It, All Together Now, A Whisker Away, The Vast of Night
In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
School's Out Forever (2021)
Markimdb: 5.3
CharactersTeens, Pupils
PlotViruses, Survival
PlaceSchool

No sooner has 15-year-old Lee Keegan been expelled from his private school than an apocalyptic event wipes out most of the world's population. With his father dead and mother trapped abroad, Lee is given one instruction: go back to school. But safety and security at St. Mark's School for Boys is in short supply. Its high walls can't stop the local parish council from forming a militia and imposing marshal law, while inside the dorms the end of the world is having a dangerous effect on his best friend and his unrequited crush on the school nurse isn't helping him concentrate on staying alive.

Chemical Hearts (2020)
Markimdb: 6.3
CharactersTeens, Pupils, Writers
PlotRelationship, Love, Love at first sight, First love, Depression
PlaceSchool
TimeHalloween
StyleTouching, To cry

When a hopelessly romantic high school senior falls for a mysterious new classmate, it sets them both on an unexpected journey that teaches them about love, loss, and most importantly themselves.

Project Power (2020)
Markimdb: 6
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUSA
CharactersScientists, Superhero, Dogs, Teachers, Gangsters, Bodyguards, Giants, Mutant, Teens
PlotMartial Arts, Motorcycles, Money, Power, Bank robbery, Fight
PlaceSchool, Ships, Aircraft, Ghetto
StyleUnexpected ending

An ex-soldier, a teen and a cop collide in New Orleans as they hunt for the source behind a dangerous new pill that grants users temporary superpowers.

The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020)
Markimdb: 6
CharactersTeens, Friends, Demons, Students, Teachers, Criminals
PlotSects, Supernatural, Survival, Loneliness, Fight
PlaceParty, School
StyleNetflix, For a group of friends

Two years after defeating a satanic cult led by his babysitter Bee, Cole's trying to forget his past and focus on surviving high school. But when old enemies unexpectedly return, Cole will once again have to outsmart the forces of evil.

‎7 Hours To Fall in Love‎ (2020)
Markimdb: 5.9
CharactersTeachers
PlaceSchool
StyleLight

Valeria, a beautiful and determined woman disillusioned about love, is an implacable teacher of picking up for single men. One day she met Giulio, which is struggling to regain his ex. With her help.

The Wedding Unplanner (2020)
Markimdb: 5.8
CharactersDogs, Teachers
PlotLove triangle, Wedding
PlaceSchool, Islands, Hotels, Party, Aircraft

Marina is a woman in her thirties who works organizing weddings. Not because she is an inveterate romantic just because, as she says, "when people are in love, they don't care about money". Unlike her customers, she enjoys a life without ties or commitments, until the moment when she falls in love with Carlos. The problem is not only he is about to get married, but also his fiancee is Marina's childhood friend and they have hired her as their Wedding Planner.

The Half of It (2020)
Markimdb: 6.9
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Gay, Students, Musicians
PlotFirst love, Love, Love triangle, Loneliness
PlaceSchool, Small cities
StyleTouching, Light, For single girls, Romantic

Shy, straight-A student Ellie is hired by sweet but inarticulate jock Paul, who needs help wooing the most popular girl in school. But their new and unlikely friendship gets tricky when Ellie discovers she has feelings for the same girl.

All Together Now (2020)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama
CountryUSA
CharactersDogs
PlotChess
PlaceSchool

An optimistic, talented teen clings to a huge secret: she's homeless and living on a school bus. When tragedy strikes, can she learn to accept a helping hand?

A Whisker Away (2020)
Markimdb: 6.7
CharactersCats, Students, Teens
PlotSupernatural, Love
PlaceSchool

Miyo "Muge" Sasaki is a peculiar second-year junior high student who has fallen in love with her classmate Kento Hinode. Muge resolutely pursues Kento every day, but he takes no notice of her. Nevertheless, while carrying a secret she can tell no one, Muge continues to pursue Kento. Muge discovers a magic mask that allows her to transform into a cat named Tarō. The magic lets Muge get close to Kento, but eventually it may also make her unable to transform back to a human.

The Vast of Night (2020)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersAliens, DJs, Teens
PlotBasketball, UFO, Radio
PlaceSchool, Small cities

At the dawn of the space-race, two radio-obsessed teens discover a strange frequency over the airwaves in what becomes the most important night of their lives and in the history of their small town.

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I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020)
Markimdb: 6.8
PlotSnow, Travel
PlaceSchool
TimeWinter
StylePhilosophical, Netflix

Nothing is as it seems when a woman experiencing misgivings about her new boyfriend joins him on a road trip to meet his parents at their remote farm.

Black Box (2020)
Markimdb: 6
PlotWedding
PlaceSchool

After losing his wife and his memory in a car accident, a single father undergoes an experimental treatment that causes him to question who he really is.

The Sleepover (2020)
Markimdb: 5.5
CharactersScammers, Childrens, Family
PlotAdventure
PlaceParty, School
StyleNetflix

Two siblings who discover their seemingly normal mom is a former thief in witness protection. Mom is forced to pull one last job, and the kids team up to rescue her over the course of an action-packed night.

Spontaneous (2020)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
CharactersFamily
PlaceSchool

When students in their high school begin inexplicably exploding (literally), seniors Mara and Dylan struggle to survive in a world where each moment may be their last.

Bad Tales (2020)
Markimdb: 6.6
CharactersTeachers
PlotDeath
PlaceSchool, Sea

Once upon a time there was a dark tale set in a small community somewhere in the world. A seemingly normal world silently festering with the sadism of fathers and the anger of diligent, desperate children.

All the Bright Places (2020)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersPupils, Teens
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceSchool
StyleNetflix, By books, Vivid, Bright

Two teens facing personal struggles form a powerful bond as they embark on a cathartic journey chronicling the wonders of Indiana.

The Kid Detective (2020)
Mark1
CharactersStudents, Teens
PlotInvestigation, Depression, Money, Missing people, Loneliness, Abduction, Fight
PlaceSchool, Small cities, Canada
StyleFor single girls

A once-celebrated kid detective, now 31, continues to solve the same trivial mysteries between hangovers and bouts of self-pity. Until a naive client brings him his first 'adult' case, to find out who brutally murdered her boyfriend.

Extracurricular Activities (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrethriller, comedy, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersHired assassins, Teens, Dogs, Gay, Students, Teachers, Orphans, Journalists
PlotBasketball, Death, Pursuit, Mystery
PlaceSchool, Party

The outrageous life of Reagan Collins, a model high school student with a "killer" after-school job that involves arranging “accidents” for his classmates' parents. When seasoned police detective Cliff Dawkins starts putting the pieces together, it's a battle of wits to see if Reagan can keep business booming.

Giant Little Ones (2019)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama
CountryCanada
Duration02:23
CharactersTeens, Gay, Lesbians, Girlfriends
PlotLove, Relationship, Growing up
PlaceSchool
StyleFascinating, Makes me think

Two popular teen boys, best friends since childhood, discover their lives, families, and girlfriends dramatically upended after an unexpected incident occurs on the night of a 17th birthday party.

Shazam! (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7)
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:12
CharactersTeens, Superhero, Family, Pupils, Orphans, Demons, Superhero, Foster children
PlotSuperpowers, Adventure
PlaceSchool
StyleDC, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.

Good Boys (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration03:19
CharactersTeens, Friends, Pupils, Childrens
PlotAdventure, Growing up, Travel
PlaceSchool, Party
StyleLight

A group of young boys on the cusp of becoming teenagers embark on an epic quest to fix their broken drone before their parents get home.

Bixler High Private Eye (2019)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genreadventure
CountryUSA
CharactersTeens, Pupils
PlotAdventure, Investigation
PlaceSchool

Teenage detective Xander DeWitt is the new kid at Bixler Valley High, and he's there to unravel the biggest mystery of his life- the truth about his missing father. But in order to crack this case, Xander must learn to work with a partner- fearless investigative reporter Kenzie Messina.

Zombi Child (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantasy
CountryFrance
Duration01:43
CharactersZombie, Girlfriends
PlotMystery, Witchcraft, Motorcycles, Funeral
PlaceSchool, France, Paris

Haiti, 1962: A man is brought back from the dead only to be sent to the living hell of the sugarcane fields. In Paris, 55 years later, at the prestigious Légion d’honneur boarding school, a Haitian girl confesses an old family secret to a group of new friends - never imagining that this strange tale will convince a heartbroken classmate to do the unthinkable.

Share (2019)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersTeens
PlotLost memory, Investigation, Fear
PlaceSchool, Party

After discovering a disturbing video from a night she doesn’t remember, sixteen-year-old Mandy must try to figure out what happened and how to navigate the escalating fallout.

Angel of Mine (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryAustralia, USA
Duration01:37
CharactersFamily, Mothers
PlotDepression, Pursuit
PlaceSchool
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Tense, Action, To cry

A woman grieving over the death of her daughter loses grip of reality when she begins to think her girl may still be alive.

Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest (2019)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, fantasy, melodrama, adventure
CountryJapan
Duration00:57
CharactersTeens, Friends
PlotAdventure, Love, Betrayal
PlaceSchool, Parallel worlds
StyleFascinating, Action, Spectacular

Seventeen-year-old Hajime Nagumo is your average, everyday otaku. However, his simple life of pulling all-nighters and sleeping in school is suddenly turned upside down when he, along with the rest of his class, is summoned to a fantasy world! They're treated like heroes and tasked with the duty of saving the human race from utter extinction. But what should have been any otaku's wet dream quickly turns into Hajime's nightmare. While the rest of his class are blessed with godlike powers, Hajime's job, Synergist, only has a single transmutation skill. Ridiculed and bullied by his classmates for being weak, he soon finds himself in despair. Will he be able to survive in this dangerous world of monsters and demons with only a glorified blacksmith's level of strength?

K-12 (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryUSA
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Parents, Friends, Girlfriends, Pupils
PlotParenting
PlaceSchool, USA

Cry Baby, a strong and sensitive girl, is sent off to a disturbing sleepaway school that’s hidden underneath a grandiose façade. Luckily, she has a sweet and unapologetic best friend who sticks up for her when she gets bullied by the other students whose brains are under control by the Principal and his wicked staff. With the help of the magical friends they meet along the way, as well as an Angelic Spirit Guide, they are able to gain the strength they need to fight off the school’s belligerent patriarchal conditioning.

Saint Judy (2019)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA
CharactersLawyers
PlotPursuit, Justice
PlaceSchool, Los Angeles, USA

The true story of immigration attorney Judy Wood and how she singlehandedly changed the U.S. law of asylum to save women's lives.

Luce (2019)
Mark5 (imdb: 6.7)
Genredrama, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Parents, Sisters
PlotPolitical, Parenting, Adoption, Computers, Internet, Mental disorders
PlaceSchool, USA, Party
StyleMakes me think, Tense

A star athlete and top student, Luce's idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.6)
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:34
CharactersPoor, Dogs, Students, Teachers
PlotSurvival, Hunger, On real events, Fate, Radio, Justice, Freedom
PlaceSmall cities, School
StyleTo cry, Heavy, Depressive

Against all the odds, a thirteen year old boy in Malawi invents an unconventional way to save his family and village from famine.

Dream Team (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 4)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, adventure, family
CountryRussia
Duration01:54
CharactersFamily
PlotLove, Basketball
PlaceSchool, Japan
StyleExciting

The amazing story of sports commentator Stepan Vershinin, which loses its prestigious place on television. In search of a new job, he becomes part of unusual competitions.

The Influence (2019)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror
CountrySpain
CharactersDemons, Nurses
PlotSupernatural, Ghosts, Witchcraft
PlaceSchool
StyleGloomy

When Queenie, the Faraday family's grandmother and oppressive matriarch, is finally laid to rest, no one could foresee the horrifying extent of her evil influence, which continues even beyond death.

Bloodline (2019)
Markimdb: 6
Genrethriller, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersFamily, Psychologists, Serial killers
PlotRevenge
PlaceSchool
TimeNight
StyleTense, Disturbing

Evan values family above all else, and anyone who gets between him, his wife, and newborn son learns that the hard way. But when it comes to violent tendencies, it seems the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.

The Best of Enemies (2019)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:43
CharactersPartners, Parents, Teachers, Photographers
PlotOn real events, Political, Weapon
PlaceSchool
StyleDisturbing, Tense, Heavy, Soulful, Makes me think

Centers on the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater, an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis, a local Ku Klux Klan leader who reluctantly co-chaired a community summit, battling over the desegregation of schools in Durham, North Carolina during the racially-charged summer of 1971. The incredible events that unfolded would change Durham and the lives of Atwater and Ellis forever.

Kim Possible (2019)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 3.6)
Genreaction, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:10
CharactersTeens, Strong women, Special agents, Geniuses, Spy
PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Supernatural
PlaceSchool
StyleExciting, Light, Fascinating

Everyday teen hero Kim Possible and her best friend Ron Stoppable embark on their freshman year of high school, all while saving the world from evil villains. While Kim and Ron have always been one step ahead of their opponents, navigating the social hierarchy of high school is more challenging than the action-hero ever imagined. With Drakken and Shego lurking in the wings, Kim must rely on her family and Team Possible—Ron, tech-genius Wade, new friend Athena, and Rufus, a Naked mole-rat.

Brightburn (2019)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersChildrens, Family, Aliens, Sheriffs
PlotSuperpowers, Investigation, Pursuit, Fear, Adoption
PlaceSchool
StyleFancy, Creepy, Tense, Disturbing, For men, Unexpected ending

What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?

Wise Man’s Grandchild (2019)
Markimdb: 6.7
CharactersMilitary, Demons
PlotMagic, Adventure
PlaceSchool, Parallel worlds
StyleCute, Light

A young man who had surely died in an accident, was reborn in another world as a baby! After that, he was picked up by the patriot hero "Sage" Merlin Wolford and was given the name Shin. He was raised as a grandson by Merlin and soaked up Merlin's teachings, earning him some shocking powers; however, when he became 15, his grandfather Merlin said, "I forgot to teach him common sense!"An "abnormal" boy's unconventional other world fantasy life starts here!

Bad Education (2019)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
CharactersCriminals
PlotMoney, Cheating
PlaceSchool, USA
StyleTense, Fascinating, Makes me think

A superintendent of a school district works for the betterment of the student’s education when an embezzlement scheme is discovered, threatening to destroy everything.

Play (2019)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryFrance
PlotLove, Wedding
PlaceSchool, Party, Beach, Hospitals
TimeNew Year, Night

In 1993, Max was 13 when he was offered his first camera. For 25 years he will not stop filming. The bunch of friends, the loves, the successes, the failures. From the 90s to the 2010s, it is the portrait of a whole generation that is emerging through its objective.

HELLO WORLD (2019)
Markimdb: 6.8
CharactersHeroes
PlaceSchool, Japan
TimeFuture
StyleRomantic

Year 2027, The city of Kyoto has undergone tremendous advancement. Within the city lives Naomi Katagaki, an introvert and Ruri Ichigyō, a girl with a cold personality. Both share a love for reading books. Despite having similar interests, Naomi is afraid to approach Ruri due to her unfriendly nature. One day, as Naomi goes out for a walk, a crimson aurora pierces through the sky for a brief moment. Shortly after, he sees a three-legged crow and a mysterious man who reveals himself to be Naomi from 10 years in the future, explaining that he has come to change a tragic event that happens to Ruri shortly after they start dating. Naomi follows his future self's instructions and starts getting closer to Ruri, determined to save her. With the help of his future self, Naomi begins his preparations to save Ruri. Will he be able to change the future?

Michael Mil (2019)
Mark
PlotRivalry
PlaceSchool, Russia
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, Makes me think

A story about Russian aerospace engineer and scientist, creator of well-known Soviet helicopter Mi-1 and the founder of Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant

Two Heads Creek (2019)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy
CountryUnited Kingdom, Australia
CharactersDogs, Twins, Strong women, Cannibals, Teens
PlotInvestigation, Survival, Abduction, Conspiracies, Fight
PlaceSchool, Hotels, Party, Aircraft, Village, Forest

A timid butcher and his drama queen twin sister quit the hostile confines of post- Brexit Britain and adventure to Australia in search of their birth mother, but the seemingly tolerant townsfolk are hiding a dark, meaty secret.

The Champion (2019)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genredrama
CountryItaly
CharactersTeachers
PlaceUSSR, School, Village
StyleTouching

Christian is an extremely talented as well as unpredictable football player. After his latest screw-up, the president of his team decides to assign him a personal tutor, to help him in controlling his temper. Valerio is a shy and solitary professor, the exact opposite of the champion. Sparks will fly between the two at first, but soon their relationship will change both for the better.

Bacurau (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, crime
CountryBrazil, France
CharactersDogs, Horses, Teachers
PlotWeapon, Death, Mystery, Funeral
PlaceSchool, Village
TimeNight

Bacurau, a small town in the Brazilian sertão, mourns the loss of its matriarch, Carmelita, who lived to be 94. Days later, its inhabitants notice that their community has vanished from most maps.

Beastars (2019)
Markimdb: 8.4
PlotSupernatural
PlaceSchool, Japan

In a world populated by anthropomorphic animals, herbivores and carnivores coexist with each other. For the adolescences of Cherryton Academy, school life is filled with hope, romance, distrust, and uneasiness.The main character is Regoshi the wolf, a member of the drama club. Despite his menacing appearance, he has a very gentle heart. Throughout most of his life, he has always been an object of fear and hatred by other animals, and he's been quite accustomed to that lifestyle. But soon, he finds himself becoming more involved with his fellow classmates who have their own share of insecurities and finds his life in school changing slowly.

Little Women (2019)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersSisters, Poor, Writers
PlotDancing, Money
PlaceSchool
TimeNew Year

Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War.

Candy Jar (2018)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:15
CharactersTeens, Single mothers
PlotRivalry, Death
PlaceSchool
StyleNetflix, Worth watching

Dueling high school debate champs who are at odds on just about everything forge ahead with ambitious plans to get into the colleges of their dreams.

Rascal Does Not Dream of a Dreaming Girl (2019)
CharactersStudents
PlotTime travel, Love, Fate
PlaceSchool
StyleTouching

In Fujisawa, Sakuta Azusagawa is in his second year of high school. Blissful days with his girlfriend and upperclassman, Mai Sakurajima, are interrupted by the appearance of his first crush, Shoko Makinohara.

Oh, Ramona! (2019)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryRomania
CharactersStudents, Teens
PlotLove
PlaceSchool, Party

Oh, Ramona! seeks the transformation of Andrew from a teenager into an adult who lives candidly and selflessly his first love story, innocent and uninvolved, alternating with the second, intense and insane story, incapable of making a choice. Oh, Ramona! is the cinematic rewriting of Andrei Ciobanu's book "Suge-o, Ramona!".

Nightmare Cinema (2019)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
PlotGhosts
PlaceSchool

A series of down-on-their-luck individuals enter the decrepit and spine-chilling Rialto theater, only to have their deepest and darkest fears brought to life on the silver screen by The Projectionist – a mysterious, ghostly figure who holds the nightmarish futures of all who attend his screenings.

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