Coming of Age Movies



Better Luck Tomorrow

Dance Me Outside

Award winning independent adolescent and coming of age films

ALA 2009 list of Fabulous Films for Young Adults: Coming of Age Around the World

Passing Strange (2008 )

 Gran Torino (2008 )

 Slumdog Millionaire (2008 )

Towelhead (2008 )

Better Luck Tomorrow (2003)

Coming of age movies featured at 2008 Tribeca Film Festival

Guide to recognizing your saints

Friday Night Lights

This Christmas

Hangin’ with the Homeboys

The Motel

The Wood

Raising Victor Vargas

Boyz in the Hood



Lackawanna Blues

Cooley High

take the lead


Love and Basketball


City of God

Finding Forrester

Cornbread, Earl and Me

Our Song (2000)

Roll Bounce


The Inkwell

Real Women Have Curves

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