19 Teen Movies on Netflix Worth Revisiting

Some genres never go out of style. Even if you're an adult, chances are good that you look back fondly on some of the teen movies (and TV shows) that were released during your middle- and high-school days. Luckily for us, Netflix has a handful of great teen films from the '80s, '90s, and 2000s, so no matter what decade you grew up in, there's a movie for you. Take a look at our recommendations, and if you've already zipped through all these, check out what new movies are coming to the streaming service throughout April!

01
Clueless
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Clueless

This 1995 gem raised the bar for teen comedies for years to come.

Watch it now.

02
Drive Me Crazy
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Drive Me Crazy

In which Melissa Joan Hart falls for her neighbor, played by Adrian Grenier.

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03
Can't Hardly Wait
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Can't Hardly Wait

This is a movie about that one life-changing party at the end of high school. Ethan Embry and Jennifer Love Hewitt head up the incredible ensemble cast.

Watch it now.

04
High School Musical
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High School Musical

Both High School Musical and its sequel are available! Don't you want to go back and see where Zac Efron got his start?

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05
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
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The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

You'll laugh, you'll cry, and you'll marvel at a magical pair of pants in this coming-of-age story.

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Grease
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Grease

While Grease: Live is also available, go back to where it all began with the 1978 original.

Watch it now.

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Teen Witch
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Teen Witch

Before there was Sabrina Spellman, there was Louise Miller, a young witch coping with high school — and magical powers.

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Crossroads
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Crossroads

If you haven't seen Britney Spears's 2002 movie, you should just stop what you're doing and watch it now.

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G.B.F.
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G.B.F.

If you don't have a gay best friend, you can just pop this in your Netflix queue and imagine what it might be like.

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Girls Just Want to Have Fun
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Girls Just Want to Have Fun

Before Sarah Jessica Parker and Helen Hunt were winning Emmys and Oscars, they were just a couple of teenage girls starring in this 1985 classic.

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Wish Upon a Star
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Wish Upon a Star

Any '90s girl who grew up with the Disney Channel should remember this body-swapping comedy, which starred a young Katherine Heigl.

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13
Camp Rock
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Camp Rock

Time to rock out to Camp Rock (and Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam!) all over again.

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Heathers
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Heathers

If you're looking for something dark, revisit this 1989 movie starring Winona Ryder and Christian Slater — at peak hotness levels.

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Keith
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Keith

Missed this 2008 indie drama when it was in theaters? Check it out now; Jesse McCartney stars as a new kid in school who strikes up a friendship with a popular girl (Elisabeth Harnois).

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Struck by Lightning
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Struck by Lightning

Glee's Chris Colfer wrote and starred in this 2012 high school comedy, which also features Rebel Wilson, Allison Janney, and Dermot Mulroney.

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American Beauty
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American Beauty

All right, American Beauty isn't your typical teen flick, but we're allowing it because a large part of the Oscar-winning drama revolves around high school students.

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Cruel Intentions
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Cruel Intentions

You'd better go back and rewatch the movie before the TV reboot comes out!

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