best coming of age movies

8 unexpected and inspirational coming-of-age films

From 'Napoleon Dynamite' to 'Boyz N The Hood,' there's something on this list for everyone.

On Apr 30, 2024 by Avital Oehler

young woman claims to make 6 figures a year.

‘I feel behind damn’: 17-year-old claims to make 6 figures a year. Here’s how:

‘Please talk more about print on demand’

On Nov 22, 2023 by Grace Fowler

young woman taking driving exam

‘I would’ve gotten out the car and walked away’: Teen says she accidentally grabbed her instructor’s neck during driving lesson

'Sorry Mr Walter.'

On Jul 13, 2023 by Tricia Crimmins

Walmart worker says they’re tired of being made fun of for working at Walmart.

‘trust me it’s 10x better than fast food’: Walmart worker says they’re tired of being made fun of for working at Walmart. Here’s what they make every paycheck

‘It’s always the girls that dont even have a job tryna talk on my name lmfaooo.’

On Jul 4, 2023 by Phil West

Girl in light blue blouse explaining she didn't talk to her manager and now has to work for 32 hours.

‘I’m literally a teenage girl’: Manager schedules worker 32 hours in one week because it’s summer

'It’s not about money it’s about getting unnecessarily burnt out during the summer which i think is ridiculous.’

On May 31, 2023 by Braden Bjella

Clair's nose piercing stand with caption 'Ain't no way I'm seeing this correctly' (l) Clair's sign above store with caption 'Ain't no way I'm seeing this correctly' (c) Clair's nose piercing stand with caption 'Ain't no way I'm seeing this correctly' (r)

‘I got my lobotomy at Claire’s’: Claire’s under fire after store announces addition of nose piercings

'Ain't no way I'm seeing this correctly.'

On Apr 1, 2023 by Stacy Fernandez

kids and adults hiking in Utah wilderness

‘I was invalidated and neglected’: Survivor of teen wilderness therapy says he was told appendicitis was all in his head

'How could parents send their kids to such awful, abusive places?'

On Mar 27, 2023 by Tricia Crimmins

man sitting at desk, looking over his shoulder, then walking out of room - with caption 'POV: you run a shift full of teens'

‘It’s like babysitting a bunch of kids’: Bojangles manager shares what it’s like having teenage workers on his shift

'I swear I break something every shift.'

On Feb 13, 2023 by Melody Heald

Meta on phone in hand in front of graph

Meta plans to restrict data of young people shown to advertisers

Starting in March, advertisers will only be able to see the age and location of teen users.

On Jan 10, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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‘Pray for the children who go to public schools’: Ohio high school’s genderfluid homecoming king sparks debate

'This does nothing but teach young kids how to be accepting of everyone, no matter what.'

On Oct 7, 2022 by Saba Rahimian

man speaking outside (l) medical pills on top of each other yellow white blue (c) man hand on collar bone looking left shocked expression speaking (r)

‘It’s not their kid to give a prescription to’: Father says son’s high school prescribed him anti-depressants without notifying him, sparking debate

'This will help a lot of kids whose families don’t believe in kids being depressed.'

On Jul 3, 2022 by Gisselle Hernandez

Club Penguin characters with bisexual-flag-colored scarf and t-shirt with bisexual symbol

From Club Penguin to Roblox, LGBTQ youth have always flocked to gaming websites

In 2005, I walked out into the middle of the town square and shouted 'I’M BISEXUAL.'

On Jun 16, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

stressed young woman (l) photos of when woman was a teenager (m) (r)

‘I was gone for 2 years’: Woman recounts harrowing experience in the ‘troubled teen’ industry

'None of my friends knew where I was.'

On May 3, 2022 by Charlotte Colombo

woman talking with headphones (l) Costco building outside (r)

‘Listen little girl, you’re not allowed to use your mom’s Costco card’: Shopper says her ‘teenage’ features always gets her stopped

'You need your mom with you.'

On Apr 29, 2022 by Cecilia Lenzen

Man outside caption 'If I get one more high schooler to request my airbnb for their After Prom Party...' (l) Man outside capti0on 'I'm gonna lose my mind' 'It's funny because I've gotten like 10 requests' (c) Man outside caption ' I'll host ANY EVENT Except an after prom party' 'Maybe I'll just make it a bidding war' (r)

‘I’m gonna lose my mind’: Airbnb host slams high schoolers for prom after-parties in viral TikTok

'Y'all it's not worth the risk.'

On Apr 5, 2022 by Grace Stanley