Best new High School movies (2017) - Top Netflix & Cinema

The 80’s sure were the heydays of the great high school movies. Think of ‘The Breakfast Club’ or ‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High’. Recently, the genre seems to have reinvented itself though.
The Vore's Film staff selects the top best high school movies of 2017 in cinema or on DVD or Netfix. Are Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, Niki Caro & Miroslav Slaboshpitsky our new high school genre directors?

high school movies2017
Popular actorsThomas Mann, RJ Cyler & Olivia Cooke
Trending moviesMe and Earl and the Dying Girl, Paper Towns & Plemya

2017 anticipated releases to watch

Best high school movies on Netflix or DVD in 2017

2010's best rated high school movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

  1. The Edge of Seventeen (, 104 minutes)
    StarringHailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson & Blake Jenner
    DirectorKelly Fremon Craig
    Themesfriendship, growing up, high school, indie,
    CountryUnited States
    Keywordsfunny, marvelous,
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  3. Plemya (11-09-2014, 126 minutes)
    StarringGrigoriy Fesenko, Yana Novikova & Rosa Babiy
    DirectorMiroslav Slaboshpitsky (Deafness, Diagnosis & Nuclear Waste )
    CountryNetherlands Ukraine
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  5. Palo Alto (09-05-2014, 100 minutes)
    StarringEmma Roberts, James Franco & Jack Kilmer
    DirectorGia Coppola (Blood Orange: You're Not Good Enough, Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse & Casino Moon )
    CountryUnited States
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  7. The Perks of being a wallflower (12-10-2012, 102 minutes)
    StarringLogan Lerman, Emma Watson & Ezra Miller
    DirectorStephen Chbosky (Rent & Jericho )
    CountryUnited States
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  9. The Myth of the American Sleepover (07-04-2011, 96 minutes)
    StarringClaire Sloma, Marlon Morton & Amanda Bauer
    DirectorDavid Robert Mitchell (It Follows, Virgin & Ella Walks the Beach)
    CountryUnited States
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  11. Simon Werner a Disparu (22-09-2010, 87 minutes)
    StarringJules Pélissier, Ana Girardot & Audrey Bastien
    DirectorFabrice Gobert (The Returned & Coeur océan )
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

New high school movies out now

Best recent & upcoming high school movies with release dates.

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Release date2016
StarringSandrine Kiberlain, Kacey Mottet Klein & Alexis Loret
Previous releasesThieves, The Witnesses & My Favorite Season
Associated with drama,

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (03-07-2015, 105 minutes))
DirectorAlfonso Gomez-Rejon (The Town That Dreaded Sundown, American Horror Story & Argo )
StarringThomas Mann, RJ Cyler & Olivia Cooke
CountryUnited States
Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

Paper Towns (24-07-2015, 109 minutes))
Director Jake Schreier (Christopher Ford Sees a Film, Robot and Frank & Donnie Trumpet and the Social Experiment: Nothing Came to Me )
StarringNat Wolff, Cara Delevingne & Austin Abrams
CountryUnited States
Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

McFarland, USA (20-02-2015, 129 minutes))
Director Niki Caro (Whale Rider, North Country & A Heavenly Vintage )
StarringKevin Costner, Maria Bello & Ramiro Rodriguez
CountryUnited States
Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix