15 Movies Like Mean Creek (2004)

1 Beneath the Harvest Sky (2013) ★ 6.0

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A teen drama set during the fall potato harvest in a small northern Maine town.

2 The Outsiders (1983) ★ 7.1

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The rivalry between two gangs, the poor Greasers and the rich Socs, only heats up when one gang member kills a member of the other.

3 Zero Day (2002) ★ 7.2

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Two troubled adolescents chronicle the events that ultimately lead up to a terrifying assault on their school.

4 This Is England (2006) ★ 7.7

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A young boy becomes friends with a gang of skinheads. Friends soon become like family, and relationships will be pushed to the very limit.

5 Havoc (2005) ★ 5.4

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Two affluent suburban girls clash with the Latino gang culture of East Los Angeles.

6 House of Sand and Fog (2003) ★ 7.5

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An abandoned wife is evicted from her house and starts a tragic conflict with her house's new owners.

7 Animal Kingdom (2010) ★ 7.3

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A seventeen-year-old navigates his survival amongst an explosive criminal family and the detective who thinks he can save him.

8 Boyz n the Hood (1991) ★ 7.8

Follows the lives of three young males living in the Crenshaw ghetto of Los Angeles, dissecting questions of race, relationships, violence, and future prospects.

9 Joe the King (1999) ★ 6.7

A disadvantaged, abused, neglected, exploited but basically decent kid slips into criminality while trying to cope with his harsh, inescapable reality.

10 Joe (2013) ★ 6.8

An ex-con, who is the unlikeliest of role models, meets a 15-year-old boy and is faced with the choice of redemption or ruin.

11 Paranoid Park (2007) ★ 6.6

A teenage skateboarder's life begins to fray after he is involved in the accidental death of a security guard.

12 Stand by Me (1986) ★ 8.1

After the death of one of his friends, a writer recounts a childhood journey with his friends to find the body of a missing boy.

13 Speak (2004) ★ 7.2

After a blurred trauma over the summer, Melinda enters high school a selective mute. Struggling with school, friends, and family, she tells the dark tale of her experiences, and why she has chosen not to speak.

14 Bully (2001) ★ 6.9

A pack of naïve teenagers conspire to murder a mutual friend, whose aggressive demeanor has proved too much.

15 Boogie (2021) ★ 5.1

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Coming-of-age story of Alfred "Boogie" Chin, a basketball phenom living in Queens, New York, who dreams of one day playing in the NBA. While his parents pressure him to focus on earning a scholarship to an elite college, Boogie mu...

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