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Why I'll Probably Sneak Into 'Boyhood' Again

Eden Friedman | Posted 08.18.2014 | Teen
Eden Friedman

For every flaw I struggled to find while I watched it with wide, wonder-filled eyes, each flaw was clearly justified. The only thing that bothers me is that if there is a sequel it will take at least 12 years before I get to see it.

I Blame Teen Movies For Giving Me False Hopes About High School

Sarah Convissar | Posted 07.09.2014 | Teen
Sarah Convissar

From waking up at 6 a.m. for four straight years to the pressure of grades to friend drama, high school is not what I had thought it would be. So where do we get all these expectations from? The media and mainly cheesy high school movies.

Where The High School Movies Got It Wrong

Eden Friedman | Posted 03.26.2014 | Teen
Eden Friedman

Was it wrong for me as an elementary-schooler to assume that in high school I would be a twenty-something looking girl who wore high heels and broke out into song all the time, fearing not having a date to the dance and food fights?

What the Rise in On-Screen Violence Means for Our Kids

Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP

PG-13 movies now have more gun violence than R-rated ones. Proof again I suppose that violence sells, especially to teens.

11 Flat-Out Lies Your Favorite Teen Movies Told You

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 10.23.2013 | Entertainment

Let's face it: The teen movies of your childhood were completely inaccurate. Adults played teenagers, all of the popular girls were named Heather, and...

Bloom: A True Teen Movie

Ted McCagg | Posted 10.05.2013 | Comedy
Ted McCagg

Why are there so few teen movies about girls wanting to lose their virginity? Maybe because they'd be quite short.

Hey, It's OK If You've Never Been Kissed

Posted 05.07.2013 | Teen

High school can be really stressful -- to say the least. Our weekly "Hey, It's OK!" series is here to remind you of all things you SHOULDN'T be worrie...

5 Awesome Teen Movies That You Should Watch Again

Celeste Yim | Posted 07.01.2013 | Teen
Celeste Yim

I want to share the impacts of five of my favorite flicks from this sub-genre to remind you of their existences, and also to inspire you to look for something new within them. The following movies perfectly encapsulate what being a teenager is supposed to be, but never is.

Is This 'Twilight' Spinoff Better Than 'Twilight'?

AP | CHRISTY LEMIRE | Posted 04.15.2013 | Entertainment

The genders have been reversed but the supernatural, star-crossed teen angst remains firmly intact in "Beautiful Creatures," which clearly aims to pic...

The All-Time Cutest Couples From Teen Movies (VIDEO)

Posted 02.02.2013 | Teen

Oh, if only real love like Bella and Edward's could be found in high schools hallways, and friendships could turn to something more with a perfect kis...

The Ultimate Senior Year Bucket List!

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.14.2012 | Teen

As your high school years wind down to a close, it's easy to feel like each semester and every day goes by faster and faster. But don't let high schoo...

15 Life Lessons From Teen Movies (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 07.18.2012 | Teen

When navigating the high school social landscape, there are some important rules that every teenager needs to know. And although there may not be a Su...

10 Unforgettable Graduation Moments (VIDEO)

Posted 06.18.2013 | Teen

We all want our high school graduation to be as just unforgettable as it is in the movies. I mean, who could forget the last scene of She's All That,...

Top 20 Prom Scenes From Our Favorite Teen Movies!

The Huffington Post | Marissa Piazzola | Posted 03.03.2012 | Teen

Prom is the pinnacle of any high school career, and movies that represent them right are golden in our book! Whether they're romantic, awkward, hilar...

'Project X': The Ultimate Teen Party Movie?

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 03.15.2012 | Teen

We all know the teen-movie formula: nerdy but awesome guy who wants the pretty, popular girl, a huge house party attended by entire senior class, poo...

WATCH: 'Casper' Dance Scene With Devon Sawa (Just 'Cause)

Posted 12.29.2011 | Home

It's Halloween weekend, which means the #1 title on our movie marathon list is obviously 1995's Casper starring Christina Ricci and Devon Sawa. Or, at...

Not Another Teen Story

Kristie Ko | Posted 12.12.2011 | Home
Kristie Ko

In preparation for high school, I visualized the cliques, wondered about my popularity, and, ultimately, braced myself for the cruelty that is known in popular culture as The High School Experience.

Before Twilight: 17 Classic Teen Movies It's Time to Netflix

Posted 08.31.2011 | Parents

Before Zac Efron and the stars of "Twilight" glued tweens and teens to their iPads -- before these heartthrobs could even walk, existed a generation o...

Happy Birthday?

Meredith Fineman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Meredith Fineman

Birthdays are always weird. It's the one day a year when the focus is on you (unless you write about your personal life...ahem) but it happens every y...

The Red Dawn Remake: The Chinese Are Coming! The Chinese Are Coming!

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Disgrasian

Remakes are generally never as good as their originals, but what really worries me about the Red Dawn remake is that the foreign invaders this go-around are apparently going to be...Chinese.