Movies about students

List of the best youth movies about the life of students selected by visitors to our site: After We Collided, The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, I Used to Go Here, Escape Room, Haunt, Extracurricular Activities, Voldemort: Origins of the Heir, Life of the Party, 303, Delirium
In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
After We Collided (2020)
Markimdb: 5.6
CharactersTeens, Students
PlotRelationship, Love, Love triangle
StyleBy books, Atmospheric, Touching, Light

Tessa finds herself struggling with her complicated relationship with Hardin; she faces a dilemma that could change their lives forever.

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.

I Used to Go Here (2020)
Markimdb: 5.6
CharactersWriters, Students
PlotRelationship, Adventure, Love
PlaceCollege

Following the launch of her new novel, 35-year-old writer Kate Conklin is invited to speak at her alma mater by her mentor and former professor. After accepting the invitation, Kate finds herself deeply enmeshed in the lives of an eccentric group of college students.

Escape Room (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrethriller
CountryUSA, South Africa
Duration01:39
CharactersQuest rooms, Students
PlotSurvival, Mystery, Survival, Test, Death, Weapon, Snow, Cold
PlaceAircraft
StyleTense, Unexpected ending, Exciting

Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.

Haunt (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersStudents, Quest rooms, Friends, Killers, Nurses
PlotSurvival, Survival, Death, Mental disorders
PlaceUSA, Rides, Labyrinths, Party
TimeHalloween
StyleCreepy, Tense, For a group of friends

On Halloween, a group of friends encounter an "extreme" haunted house that promises to feed on their darkest fears. The night turns deadly as they come to the horrifying realization that some nightmares are real.

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.

Voldemort: Origins of the Heir (2018)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrefantasy, adventure
CountryItaly
CharactersWizards, Teens, Students, Friends
PlotRevenge, Supernatural
PlaceSchool, England
StyleCreepy, Tense

A fan made prequel to the Harry Potter series based on Tom Riddle and his progression to becoming The Dark Lord.

Life of the Party (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:51
CharactersHousewives, Students, Friends
PlotDivorce, Love with age difference
PlaceCollege, Party
StyleWomens in main roles, Soulful, Light, Touching

Dumped by her husband, longtime housewife Deanna turns regret into reset by going back to college. Winding up at the same school as her daughter, Deanna plunges headlong into the campus experience – embracing fun, freedom and frat boys.

303 (2018)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryGermany
Duration02:26
CharactersStudents
PlotLove, Relationship, Travel, Money, Cars, Road adventures
PlaceGermany
StyleRomantic, Soulful, Exciting, Light

Two university students gain insight into life and love as they get to know each other during a road trip across Europe.

Delirium (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 3.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:46
CharactersStudents
PlotSupernatural, Death, Ghosts
PlaceMansions
StyleTense, Atmospheric, Disturbing

A group of young men dare a classmate to reach the porch of a legendary old house, said to be haunted by the thirteen victims of a family massacre. In hopes of making a viral video they arm him with a video camera to prove he was there or to capture him fleeing in terror before even reaching the house, as others have. When he doesn't return, the guys must go in to get him. Inside they discover the truth about the house, the fate of their friend and their own fate as well.

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Lake Placid: Legacy (2018)
Markimdb: 3.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountrySouth Africa
CharactersCrocodiles, Students, Sisters
PlotDeath, Chase
PlaceLake, Islands

A group of young explorers discover a secret area hidden from all maps and GPS devices. When they reach the center of the lake, they discover an abandoned facility that houses one of the largest, and deadliest apex-predators known to man.

Step Sisters (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersStudents
PlotDancing, Rivalry
PlaceCollege
StyleNetflix, Light, Inspirational, Worth watching

Jamilah has her whole life figured out. She's the president of her black sorority, captain of their champion step dance crew, is student liaison to the college dean, and her next move is on to Harvard Law School. She's got it all, right? But when the hard-partying white girls from Sigma Beta Beta embarrass the school, Jamilah is ordered to come to the rescue. Her mission is to not only teach the rhythmically-challenged girls how to step dance, but to win the Steptacular, the most competitive of dance competitions. With the SBBs reputations and charter on the line, and Jamilah's dream of attending Harvard in jeopardy, these outcast screw-ups and their unlikely teacher stumble through one hilarious misstep after another. Cultures clash, romance blossoms, and sisterhood prevails as everyone steps out of their comfort zones.

Happy Death Day 2U (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrehorror, fantastic, comedy, detective
CountryUSA, Japan
Duration01:39
CharactersManiacs, Students, Killers, Friends, Serial killers, Nurses
PlotTime travel, Time machine, Weapon
PlaceCollege, Parallel worlds
StyleFascinating, Light, Disturbing

Collegian Tree Gelbman wakes up in horror to learn that she's stuck in a parallel universe. Her boyfriend Carter is now with someone else, and her friends and fellow students seem to be completely different versions of themselves. When Tree discovers that Carter's roommate has been altering time, she finds herself once again the target of a masked killer. When the psychopath starts to go after her inner circle, Tree soon realizes that she must die over and over again to save everyone.

The Professor (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersTerminally ill, Students, Teachers, Teachers
PlotHappiness, Cancer, Adventure, Rivalry, Death, Fate
PlaceCollege
StyleMakes me think, Touching, Fascinating

A world-weary college professor is given a life-changing diagnosis and decides to throw all pretense and conventions to the wind and live his life as boldly and freely as possible with a biting sense of humor, a reckless streak and a touch of madness.

The Paramedic (2020)
Markimdb: 5.6
CharactersDogs, Students, Hackers, Criminals
PlotInvestigation, Death, Depression, Money, Missing people, Computers, Obsession, Love triangle, Abduction, Viruses, Loneliness, Gambling, Fight
PlaceTrains, Hospitals
TimeNew Year
StyleNetflix

Unable to face his new reality in a wheelchair, Ángel develops a deadly obsession with the woman who left him and unleashes a sinister revenge plot.

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.

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.

The Beach House (2020)
Markimdb: 5.4
CharactersStudents
PlotFog, Survival, Viruses, Supernatural, Ghosts, Mystery
PlaceBeach, College
StyleTense, Disturbing

A romantic getaway for two troubled college sweethearts turns into a struggle for survival when unexpected guests - and the surrounding environment - exhibit signs of a mysterious infection.

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 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.

My Brother's Name Is Robert and He Is an Idiot (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 5.3)
Genredrama
CountryGermany, France, Luxembourg
Duration01:36
CharactersStudents, Twins
PlotRelationship
TimeSummer

For teenage twins Robert and Elena, a weekend can seem endless yet still fly by. Time almost stands still while discussing philosophy, lying in a blissful cornfield near a remote gas station. They are in their own little world, a twin world of twin games and twin love. A confined world where emotions rise, where pressure mounts into rage… The turmoil of adolescence.

Deadly Switch (2019)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 4.5)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersStudents
PlotMystery
PlaceUSA

When a foreign exchange student, Ana (Hayley McLaughlin), studying abroad in America becomes the target of a dangerous stalker, she accepts the invitation to move in with her roommate's family in their idyllic town.

After (2019)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 5.3)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersTeens, Students, Demons
PlotLove, Relationship, Death, Ghosts
PlaceCollege, Russia
StyleBy books, Disturbing

Tessa Young is a dedicated student, dutiful daughter and loyal girlfriend to her high school sweetheart. Entering her first semester of college, Tessa's guarded world opens up when she meets Hardin Scott, a mysterious and brooding rebel who makes her question all she thought she knew about herself -- and what she wants out of life.

Awoken (2020)
Mark1 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrehorror
CountryAustralia
CharactersTerminally ill, Students, Parents
PlotDeath, Dreams
PlaceAustralia

Karla, a young medical student, is trying to cure her brother, Blake, from a terminal sleep illness called Fatal Familial Insomnia, where you are unable to sleep until you die. On her quest to treat him, a more sinister reason for his condition is revealed.

Museo (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, crime
CountryMexico
Duration01:54
CharactersStudents, Actors
PlotRobbery
PlaceMexico
TimeNew Year

Mexico, 1985. Juan and Wilson, two perennial Veterinary students, perpetrate an audacious heist in the National Museum of Anthropology, running away with a loot of more than hundred invaluable pieces of Mayan art, unaware of the consequences of their outrageous act.

The New Romantic (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryCanada
Duration02:29
CharactersKept women, Students
PlotDate, Relationship
StyleTouching

In order to escape her looming post-graduation fate that includes student debt and zero romantic prospects, Blake Conway becomes a sugar baby. As the aspiring journalist and hopeless romantic documents the adventure, she sets out on a quest to figure out if society is right to judge these women and if her own self worth comes with a price.

Time Trap (2017)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:46
CharactersStudents, Lifeguards, Archaeologists, Climbers, Friends
PlotTime travel, Missing people, Adventure, Investigation, Supernatural
PlaceCaves
StyleFor a group of friends, Worth watching, Fascinating, Action, Tense

A group of students become trapped inside a mysterious cave where they discover time passes differently underground than on the surface.

WTF! (2017)
Markimdb: 3.9
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersStudents, Teachers
PlotDeath, Funeral
PlaceForest, Party
TimeVacation
StyleUnexpected ending

Three years ago, twenty-two year old "girl-next door" Rachel barely survived a brutal massacre that left all of her friends murdered. Time has passed, and Rachel has moved on, but unfortunately her close friends are spending Spring Break in a secluded house in the woods, and they have cordially invited her to join. She would never have accepted the invitation if she realized that another bloodbath would be showing up as plus one. Once Rachel and her friends arrive at the cabin, the partying, sex, and...terror begins. From girls' only pillow fights to debauchery in a bedroom, it's going to be a blast...aside from the stabbing, flesh melting, and castration. Seven friends will go into a secluded house for the best Spring Break of their lives, but only one will be alive to post about it on Facebook the next week, as Rachel's biggest fears become a reality once again! Can Rachel survive another bloody massacre?

Call Boy (2018)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genredrama
CountryJapan
CharactersStudents
StyleLight, Makes me think, Dorama

Ryo Morinaka is a university student and works part-time at a bar. He is bored with his daily life and exists in a state of torpor. One day, his friend Shinya Tajima brings the owner of a host bar over to the place where Ryo Morinaka works. Shizuka Mido is the owner of the host bar. Soon, Ryo Morinaka begins to work for Shizuka Mido at the members only host bar. He feels embarrassment initially, but he fulfills the desires of women and develops a sense of purpose.

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, musical
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:38
CharactersPregnant, Friends, Horses, Students
PlotHolidays, Dancing
PlaceGreece, Hotels, Sea
TimeSummer
StyleLight, Cute, For winter evenings, For a group of friends, Best soundtracks, Soulful, Fascinating, To cry

Five years after meeting her three fathers, Sophie Sheridan prepares to open her mother’s hotel. In 1979, young Donna Sheridan meets the men who each could be Sophie’s biological father.

Bushwick (2017)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genreaction
CountryUSA
CharactersStudents
PlotAdventure, War, Survival, Confrontation
PlaceNew York, USA

When an unknown military force invades Bushwick, a Brooklyn neighborhood, young student Lucy and war veteran Stupe must rely on each other to escape and survive.

Anna and the Apocalypse (2017)
Mark2 (imdb: 6)
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy, musical
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:21
CharactersZombie, Students, Fathers
PlotDancing, Supernatural, Survival
PlaceAustralia, England
TimeNew Year

A zombie apocalypse threatens the sleepy town of Little Haven – at Christmas – forcing Anna and her friends to fight, slash and sing their way to survival, facing the undead in a desperate race to reach their loved ones. But they soon discover that no one is safe in this new world, and with civilization falling apart around them, the only people they can truly rely on are each other.

School's Out (2018)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryFrance
CharactersGay, Students, Teachers, Deer, Geniuses
PlotDancing
PlaceSchool
TimeNight

Pierre Hoffman joins a prestigious school as a substitute teacher and soon notices, among some of his students, an unjustified hostility and a spark of violence in their eyes. Is it because the unspeakable tragedy they have just experienced? Is it because they seem to be extraordinarily gifted children? Is it because they have lost all hope for the future? From curiosity to obsession, Pierre will try to unlock their secret.

Overcomer (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, family, sport
CountryUSA
CharactersStudents, Trainers

After reluctantly agreeing to coach cross-country, high school basketball Coach John Harrison helps the least likely runner attempt the impossible in the biggest race of the year.

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!".

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.

Super 30 (2019)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genredrama, biography
CountryIndia
CharactersHired assassins, Journalists, Students, Teachers, Geniuses, Trainers, Mathematicians, Poor
PlotMotorcycles, Love, Hunger, Money, Happiness, On real events
PlaceIndia, Trains, Party, Prison

Based on life of Patna-based mathematician Anand Kumar who runs the famed Super 30 program for IIT aspirants in Patna.

Hereditary (2018)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:00
CharactersDemons, Family, Dogs, Students, Teachers, Insects
PlotSupernatural, Death, Ghosts, Funeral, Computers, Mystery, Loneliness
PlaceParty
StyleCreepy, Unexpected ending

When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family, passes away, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry.

Halloween (2018)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:42
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Serial killers, Dogs, Students, Teachers
PlotDeath, Survival, Dancing, Money
PlaceSchool, Party, Prison, Psychiatric hospitals
TimeHalloween
StyleCreepy, Heavy, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

Laurie Strode comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.

UFO (2018)
Mark4 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:09
CharactersGeniuses, Mathematicians, Students, Friends, FBI
PlotUFO, Investigation
StyleExciting, Makes me think

A college student, who sees a UFO, uses his exceptional math skills to investigate the sighting with his friends while the FBI follows closely behind.

Cruise (2018)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 5.3)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersDifficult teens, Students
PlotLove, Relationship, Love triangle, Jealousy
PlaceNew York, USA, USSR
TimeSummer
StyleRomantic

Set in the 1980s, a young Italian-American from the wrong side of the tracks falls for a Jewish girl from Long Island.

Il tuttofare (2018)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy
CountryItaly
Duration01:37
CharactersInterns, Lawyers, Students, Mafia, Criminals
PlaceItaly, Prison
StyleLight, Fascinating

We are all equal before the law, but some are just more equal than others.

A Vacation in Thailand (2018)
Mark4.4
Genrecomedy, adventure
CountryKazakhstan
Duration01:00
CharactersStudents, Friends
PlotAdventure
TimeVacation
StyleFor a group of friends

A bunch of Kazakh students gets in trouble during vacation in Thailand and they are going to re-discover the meaning of friendship and trust.

Spinning Man (2018)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Sweden, USA
Duration02:22
CharactersPolice, Students
PlotInvestigation
PlaceSchool

Evan Birch, a family man and esteemed philosophy professor at a distinguished college, is the prime suspect when a female student goes missing.

Bleach (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy
CountryJapan
Duration01:39
CharactersStudents, Monsters
PlotGhosts, Superpowers, Supernatural
PlaceSchool, Japan

High school student Ichigo Kurosaki lives an ordinary life, besides being able to see ghosts and the blurry memories of his mother death under strange circumstances when he was a kid. His peaceful world suddenly breaks as he meets Rukia Kuchiki, a God of Death.

Christopher Robin (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration02:34
CharactersRevived toys, Family, Bears, Tigers, Dogs, Students, Teachers, Owls
PlotHappiness
PlaceTrains, Party
StyleCute, Touching, Disney, Makes me think, By books, Deep Meaning, Soulful

Christopher Robin, the boy who had countless adventures in the Hundred Acre Wood, has grown up and lost his way. Now it’s up to his spirited and loveable stuffed animals, Winnie The Pooh, Tigger, Piglet, and the rest of the gang, to rekindle their friendship and remind him of endless days of childlike wonder and make-believe, when doing nothing was the very best something.

BlacKkKlansman (2018)
Mark4.4 (imdb: 7.5)
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
CharactersJews, Police, Partners, Students
PlotInvestigation, Sects, Weapon, Dancing, Political, Freedom, On real events
PlaceOffice, USA
StyleOscars, Makes me think, Heavy, Fascinating

Colorado Springs, late 1970s. Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer, and Flip Zimmerman, his Jewish colleague, run an undercover operation to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 8.4)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration02:26
CharactersSuperhero, Spiders, Teens, Students, Giants, Monsters
PlotLove, Martial Arts, Artificial Intelligence, Justice, Superpowers
PlaceParallel worlds, Laboratory, School
StyleBy comics, Oscars, Atmospheric, Exciting, Spectacular, Incredible, For winter evenings, For a group of friends, For children, Light, Unexpected ending

Miles Morales is juggling his life between being a high school student and being a spider-man. When Wilson "Kingpin" Fisk uses a super collider, others from across the Spider-Verse are transported to this dimension.

A Moment in the Reeds (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Finland
CharactersFriends, Fathers, Gay, Students, Architects
PlotRelationship
PlaceLake

Having moved to Paris for university, Leevi returns to his native Finland for the summer to help his estranged father renovate the family lake house so it can be sold. Tareq, a recent asylum seeker from Syria, has been hired to help with the work, and when Leevi's father has to return to town on business, the two young men establish a connection and embark on a romance set against the idyllic Finnish summer. However, looming over this chance encounter, is the father's imminent return to the lake house, the continuation of Leevi's studies abroad as well as Tareq's complex relationship with his family in Syria.

Vox Lux (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 5.9)
Genredrama, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:54
CharactersCelebrities, Singers, Family, Students, Musicians
PlotMusic, Rivalry, Dancing, Mental disorders
PlaceAircraft
TimeNew Year
StyleWomens in main roles, Exciting, Inspirational, Makes me think, Heavy, Tense

In 1999, teenage sisters Celeste and Eleanor survive a seismic, violent tragedy. The sisters compose and perform a song about their experience, making something lovely and cathartic out of a catastrophe - while also catapulting Celeste to stardom. By 2017, Celeste is a mother to a teenage daughter of her own and is struggling to navigate a career fraught with scandals when another act of terrifying violence demands her attention.

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