Tags: movies like Z-O-M-B-I-E-S (2018) - full list
|Mark||7 (imdb: 6.1)|
|Genre||thriller, comedy, detective|
|Characters||Hired assassins, Teens, Dogs, Gay, Students, Teachers|
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.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Style||Kind, Bright, Vivid|
When nice-guy Jeremy Martin puts on mysterious virtual reality glasses at the mall, he suddenly loses his “inside voice” and starts spouting every thought he has out loud. Making matters worse, Jeremy is running for student council president against his classmate Milly, who is full of great ideas to improve the school. Desperate to get back to normal, Jeremy and his sister Victoria must figure out how to convince his brain that he can speak up for himself.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Characters||Tough guys, Teens, Teachers, Heroes|
|Plot||Fight, Rivalry, Martial Arts|
|Style||Exciting, For men|
A soldier-turned-high school teacher uses unusual methods to reach to a class of poor students, while dealing with a greedy entrepreneur and his gang of fighters as well as the government.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, melodrama, family|
The life of 14-year-old Lilith is similar to that of a normal teenager, but there is a peculiarity: she is the daughter of the devil and lives with him in hell. Because she is totally bored there and also wants to have fun and explore the world, she makes a pact with her father: she is allowed to go to earth for a week - but she has to convert a good person to evil there. If she succeeds in this challenge, she may stay on earth forever, otherwise she'll be waving a hell of a boring job in the bookkeeping of the underworld.
Being bullied at school and suffering violence at home, Mi-rae, a middle school loner, lives on the border between reality and fantasy. The only places she feels restful are the computer game world, and the would in the novel she writes in her notebook. As her classmates Baek-hap and Tae-yang come close to Mi-rae, she gradually opens up her mind to them. In the meantime, the computer game service is terminated, and the world in her novel also disappears, leading Mi-rae to face a tough reality again.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.7)|
|Genre||action, comedy, adventure, crime|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Special agents, Killers, Spy, Teens, Lifeguards|
|Plot||Weapon, Adventure, Chase, Tracking|
|Place||Prison, School, USA|
The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, detective|
Quentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving the magnificently adventurous Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs back into his life-dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge-he follows. After their all-nighter ends and a new day breaks, Q arrives at school to discover that Margo, always an enigma, has now become a mystery. But Q soon learns that there are clues-and they're for him. Urged down a disconnected path, the closer he gets, the less Q sees of the girl he thought he knew.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, comedy|
|Characters||Vampire, Zombie, Aliens|
In the town of Dillford, humans, vampires and zombies were all living in peace - until the alien apocalypse arrived. Now three teenagers-one human, one vampire, and one zombie-have to team up to figure out how to get rid of the visitors.
|Genre||drama, crime, biography|
|Characters||Friends, Teens, Difficult teens, Thieves, Serial killers, Presidential|
|Plot||Dancing, Money, Motorcycles, War, Political|
Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1971. Carlos Robledo Puch is a 19-year-old boy with an angelic face, but a vocational thief as well, who acts ruthlessly, without remorse. When he meets Ramón, they follow together a dark path of crime and death.
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Style||Heavy, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing|
Laura Collins, single mom to daughter Sarah, has had a history of rocky relationships, so when Sarah begins dating the popular and charismatic Rob Tennison, Laura is thrilled with what she sees. But when it becomes increasingly clear that Rob has a darker, possessive side, Laura lives in a state of denial about her daughter’s relationship until Sarah goes missing. Laura must find the will to fight for justice for Sarah when a case against Rob is brought to trial and presided over by a powerful judge.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 7.6)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's fallen for online.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Style||Netflix, By books, Cute|
Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control when her secret letters to every boy she's ever fallen for are mysteriously mailed out.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Growing up|
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.
|Mark||4.6 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Photographers|
|Plot||Internet, Social Media, Technology|
Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school — the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year — before she begins high school.
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 5.8)|
|Characters||Teens, Single mothers|
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.
|Mark||5.6 (imdb: 7.9)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, family, cartoon|
|Characters||Aliens, Teens, Bodyguards|
|Style||For children, Netflix|
After crash-landing on Earth, two royal teen aliens on the run struggle to blend in with humans as they evade intergalactic bounty hunters.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.1)|
|Plot||Motorcycles, Love, First love|
|Style||For girls, Netflix, By books, Light|
When teenager Elle's first kiss leads to a forbidden romance with the hottest boy in high school, she risks her relationship with her best friend.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Characters||Teens, Difficult teens|
When troubled 12-year-old Jacob Felsen is sent away to boarding school, he enters every kid’s worst nightmare: a creepy old mansion, deserted except for six other teenage misfits and two menacing and mysterious teachers. As events become increasingly horrific, Jacob must conquer his fears to find the strength to survive.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 5.7)|
A mysterious virus hits an isolated elementary school, transforming the kids into a feral swarm of mass savages. An unlikely hero must lead a motley band of teachers in the fight of their lives.
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Pupils|
|Plot||Love, Cheating, Intrigue|
|Place||School, Spain, Small cities, Lake|
Each day after work, Carlos, a language school teacher, frequents the heady surroundings of his local cruising ground. One evening he encounters a teenage boy from his class named Toni, and the two engage in a brief sexual tryst. As the relationship between teacher and student begins to develop, some dark truths emerge about the young man and his mysterious group of friends.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Characters||Teens, Parents, Friends|
|Plot||Love, Cars, Jealousy, Love triangle, First love|
Natalie (Elisabeth Harnois) is high school royalty, but her queen bee status falls apart when she falls for the new guy at school. Although Keith (Jesse McCartney) ignores her at first, they soon become friends -- even though Natalie suspects that Keith has something to hide. As the free-spirited Keith shows Natalie how to embrace what life offers, they grow closer -- until a secret tests the bounds of their relationship
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Country||France, Belgium, Liberia|
|Characters||Teens, Military, Orphans|
A cast of unknown performers are used in this drama about child soldiers fighting a war in an unnamed African country.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Genre||melodrama, drama, musical, music|
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Friends, Mothers, Nephews|
|Plot||Dancing, Competitions, Love, Rivalry, Hip Hop|
When rebellious street dancer Andie lands at the elite Maryland School of the Arts, she finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life. When she joins forces with the schools hottest dancer, Chase, to form a crew of classmate outcasts to compete in Baltimore s underground dance battle The Streets.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Characters||Teens, Family, Mothers|
A high school romantic comedy about freshman Victor who has contracted a case of Anya-itis, (acute and incurable love passion for high school senior Anja.) And why shouldn't he?
|Mark||9.2 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Genre||fantasy, drama, adventure, family|
|Country||USA, New Zealand|
Jesse Aarons trained all summer to become the fastest runner in school, so he's very upset when newcomer Leslie Burke outruns him and everyone else. Despite this and other differences, including that she's rich, he's poor, and she's a city girl, he's a country boy, the two become fast friends. Together, they create Terabithia, a land of monsters, trolls, ogres, and giants and rule as king and queen.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Pregnant, Teens, Teachers, Parents, Doctors, Family, Mothers, Friends|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Adoption|
|Place||School, Hospitals, USA|
A young girl named Juno gets herself pregnant and tries to stand on her own, but soon learns a few lessons about being grown up.
A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Parents, Friends, Pupils|
|Plot||Love, Political, Relationship, Betrayal|
Bucharest 1989 - the last year of Ceausecu's dictatorship. Eva lives with her parents and her 7 year old brother, Lalalilu. One day at school, Eva and her boyfriend accidentally break a bust of Ceausescu. They are forced to confess their crime before a disciplinary committee and Eva is expelled from school and transferred to a reformatory establishment. There she meets Andrei, and decides to escape Romania with him. Lalalilu becomes convinced that Ceausescu is the main reason for Eva's decision to leave. So with his friends from school he devises a plan to kill the dictator.
|Mark||9.6 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, cartoon|
|Characters||Teens, Friends, Pupils|
|Plot||Love, Magic, Depression, Dreams|
Tomoya Okazaki is a third year high school student resentful of his life. His mother passed away from a car accident when he was younger, causing his father to resort to alcohol and cigarettes. This results in fights between the two until Tomoya's shoulder is injured in a fight. Since then, Tomoya has had distant relationships with his father, causing him to become a delinquent over time. While on a walk to school, he meets a strange girl named Nagisa Furukawa who is a year older, but is repeating due to illness. Due to this, she is often alone as most of her friends have moved on. The two begin hanging out and slowly, as time goes by, Tomoya finds his life shifting in a new direction. Anime based on a popular visual novel game.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 7.9)|
|Characters||Difficult teens, Teens, Teachers, Pupils|
An average guy of an Estonian high-school decides to defend his bullied classmate. This starts war between him and the informal leader of the class. As teenagers' honour is a touchy thing, everything ends in bloodshed.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Characters||Teens, Girlfriends, Friends|
On the night of a sleepover, a group of teenage girls venture out in a competitive game of challenging dares. As the antics escalate, and the dares become more extreme, the girls unravel the truth behind a former student's rumored suicide.
|Characters||Teens, Parents, Mothers, Friends|
|Plot||Love, Religious, Relationship|
The Seminarian is a story about Ryan, a closeted gay student in his final semester of seminary studies. Despite his school's hostile stance towards homosexuality, Ryan has two gay classmates - Gerald and Anthony - in whom he secretly confides. He is also close to his religiously devout mother who, as things stand, is unaware of his sexual orientation. Ryan needs to complete a solid theological thesis in order to continue doctoral work at the university of his dreams. As he works on his thesis 'The Divine Gift of Love,' Ryan begins a relationship with Bradley - a guy he has met on the Internet who seems perpetually unable to commit himself. Ryan confides in Gerald and Anthony, only to learn about their romantic struggles as well. Consequently, Ryan questions his views on God's gift of love.
|Mark||7.2 (imdb: 5.1)|
|Genre||horror, fantasy, comedy|
|Characters||Cheerleader, Zombie, Teens|
When tragedy rocks Blackfoot High, rebellious outsider Maddy Killian shocks the student body by joining the cheerleading squad. This decision drives a rift between Maddy and her ex-girlfriend Leena Miller — a loner who claims to practice the dark arts. After a confrontation with the football team, Maddy and her new cheerleader friends are sent on a supernatural roller coaster ride which leaves a path of destruction none of them may be able to escape. Remake of their own 2001 feature film.
|Mark||4.6 (imdb: 6)|
|Characters||Teens, Friends, Gay, Pupils|
The bitter fight for supremacy between the three most popular girls at North Gateway High takes an unexpected turn when their classmate, Tanner, is outed and becomes the school’s first openly gay student. The trio races to bag the big trend in fashion accessories, the Gay Best Friend, while Tanner must decide whether his skyrocketing popularity is more important than the friendships he is leaving behind.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.9)|
Oppressed by her family setting, dead-end school prospects and the boys law in the neighborhood, Marieme starts a new life after meeting a group of three free-spirited girls. She changes her name, her dress code, and quits school to be accepted in the gang, hoping that this will be a way to freedom.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 7.7)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Plot||Love, First love|
|Style||Bright, Vivid, Kind, Cute, Deep Meaning, Worth watching, Touching|
When Juli meets Bryce in the second grade, she knows it's true love. After spending six years trying to convince Bryce the same, she's ready to give up - until he starts to reconsider.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 7.1)|
Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school board is becoming concerned, including her favorite teacher and the distracted guidance counselor. With the support of her hilariously idiosyncratic parents and a little help from a long-time crush, Olive attempts to take on her notorious new identity and crush the rumor mill once and for all.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 5.6)|
A lazy, incompetent middle school teacher who hates her job and her students is forced to return to her job to make enough money for a boob job after her rich fiancé dumps her.
Akane is a high school teacher who hears a rumor from her students that there is actual footage on the Internet of someone's suicide. The footage is said to drive anyone who sees it to also commit suicide. Akane does not believe the rumor at first, but when one of her female students dies after viewing the footage, she and her boyfriend Takanori are fatefully drawn into the horror that has been created by the man who appears in the suicide footage, Kashiwada. Kashiwada's intention is to create chaos in the world by bringing back Sadako and the power of her curse. Now Akane has to fight against Sadako and Kashiwada to save the lives of herself and Takanori.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.1)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, adventure|
|Characters||Teens, Aliens, Pupils, Friends|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Pursuit, Supernatural|
A teenage fugitive with an incredible secret races to stay one step ahead of the mysterious forces seeking destroy him in this sci-fi action thriller. With three dead and one on the run, the race to find the elusive Number Four begins. Outwardly normal teen John Smith never gets too comfortable in the same identity, and along with his guardian, Henri, he is constantly moving from town to town. With each passing day, John gains a stronger grasp on his extraordinary new powers, and his bond to the beings that share his fantastic fate grows stronger.