Tag Archives: high school

Alex Strangelove (2018) Rated TV-MA

Alex is a high school senior who’s been dating the same girl for years. When he meets a guy who’s gay, Alex questions his sexuality. Starring Michael Abela, Daniel Doheny, and Brendan Archer. This is the worst film about teens. … Continue reading

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When the Game Stands Tall (2014) Rated PG

A high school coach takes a team from obscurity to a winning streak that smashes all the records for high school football. Starring Jim Caviezel, Michael Chiklis, and Alexander Ludwig. This is a good movie that follows a team as … Continue reading

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Booksmart (2019) Rated R

Two academic-minded friends realize they should have partied more through high school. Starring Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein, and Jessica Williams. This film tries to be a story about acceptance and high school angst, but it’s really about doing whatever you … Continue reading

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Bad Hair Day (2015) Rated TV-G

A buddy comedy with a high school tech-whiz whose prom day is fraught with misadventure. Starring Laura Marano, Leigh-Allyn Baker, and Christian Campbell. I was pleasantly surprised by this film. At first, I thought the film was going to be … Continue reading

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Star-Crossed (CW) Rated TV-PG

A teenage girl and an alien boy fall in love when aliens integrate into the local high school. Starring  Aimee Teegarden, Matt Lanter, and Grey Damon. This show is interesting; it’s kinda like Romeo and Juliet or West Side Story. … Continue reading

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Inconceivable (2016) Rated TV-14

A woman misinterprets a kiss with an ex at a high-school. She follows him across the country and disrupts his family life. Starring Natasha Henstridge, Marguerite Moreau, and Jason Gerhardt. This film’s storyline fits the typical lifetime thriller movie. We have … Continue reading

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Catch a Christmas Star (2013) Rated TV-G

Two kids bring their father and his high school sweetheart together even though she is a pop star now. Starring Shannon Elizabeth, Steve Byers, and Julia Lalonde. This is one of those Hallmark Christmas films that could’ve been so much better. … Continue reading

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Rise (NBC) Rated TV-14

Rise follows a high school drama club that is run by a passionate teacher. Starring Josh Radnor, Marley Shelton, and Auli’i Cravalho. I was so looking forward to this show, alas, I am very disappointed. I thought this would be amazing … Continue reading

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A Warrior’s Heart (2011) Rated PG

A high school La Crosse player deals with the death of his father, having a new coach, and his own arrogance. Starring Kellan Lutz, Adam Beach, and Ridge Canipe. This film is a predictable teenage sports drama; it didn’t leave much … Continue reading

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Carrie (1976) Rated R

Carrie is a friendless teen whose been sheltered by her mother until her telekine tic powers are unleashed  at the senior prom. Based on the book by Stephen King. Starring Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving, John Travolta This film is quintessential Stephen King with … Continue reading

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