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The Best Young Adult Movies on Netflix

12 Shows & Movies | by TV Guide

Set It Up

Set It Up

Romance, Comedy

Two overworked and underpaid assistants come up with a plan to get their bosses off their backs by setting them up with each other.

Alex Strangelove

Alex Strangelove

Comedy, Drama

Alex Truelove is on a quest to lose his virginity, an event eagerly awaited by his patient girlfriend and cheered on with welcome advice by his rowdy friends. But Alex, a super gregarious dude, is oddly unmotivated. A magical house party throws Alex into the presence of Elliot, a hunky college guy, who pegs Alex as gay and flirts hard. Alex is taken aback but after a series of setbacks on the girlfriend front he takes the plunge and learns some interesting new facts about himself.

The Edge of Seventeen

The Edge of Seventeen

Comedy, Drama

Two high school girls are best friends until one dates the other's older brother, who is totally his sister's nemesis.

See You Yesterday

See You Yesterday

Science Fiction, Drama

As two teen prodigies try to master the art of time travel, a tragic police shooting sends them on a series of dangerous trips to the past.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Comedy

After high school slacker Ferris Bueller successfully fakes an illness in order to skip school for the day, he goes on a series of adventures throughout Chicago with his girlfriend Sloane and best friend Cameron, all the while trying to outwit his wily school principal and fed-up sister.

You Get Me

You Get Me

Thriller, Romance

After arguing with his girlfriend, Ali, Tyler lands in the arms of sexy new girl, Holly. The next morning, he finds that not only does Ali agree to take him back, but Holly is a new student at their school and is dead set on her new man.

The Half of It

The Half of It

Movies

Shy, straight-A student Ellie is hired by sweet but inarticulate jock Paul, who needs help wooing the most popular girl in school. But their new and unlikely friendship gets tricky when Ellie discovers she has feelings for the same girl.

To All the Boys I've Loved Before

To All the Boys I've Loved Before

Comedy, Romance

Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control when her secret letters to every boy she's ever fallen for are mysteriously mailed out.

The Spectacular Now

The Spectacular Now

Comedy, Drama

Sutter, a popular party animal, unexpectedly meets the introverted Aimee after waking up on a stranger's lawn. As Sutter deals with the problems in his life and Aimee plans for her future beyond school, an unexpected romance blossoms between them.

Ibiza

Ibiza

Comedy, Romance

She could do the responsible thing. Or she could go to Ibiza with her best friends to chase down a hot DJ. Easy choice.

Step Sisters

Step Sisters

Comedy

Jamilah has her whole life figured out. She's the president of her black sorority, captain of their champion step dance crew, is student liaison to the college dean, and her next move is on to Harvard Law School. She's got it all, right? But when the hard-partying white girls from Sigma Beta Beta embarrass the school, Jamilah is ordered to come to the rescue. Her mission is to not only teach the rhythmically-challenged girls how to step dance, but to win the Steptacular, the most competitive of dance competitions. With the SBBs reputations and charter on the line, and Jamilah's dream of attending Harvard in jeopardy, these outcast screw-ups and their unlikely teacher stumble through one hilarious misstep after another. Cultures clash, romance blossoms, and sisterhood prevails as everyone steps out of their comfort zones.

Dance Academy: The Movie

Dance Academy: The Movie

Drama

This 2017 movie follows the original dance academy TV show and tracks where the characters are in their lives now.

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