Maturing Movies, Movies about Maturing

Here we've displayed a list of the best Maturing films : When I Grow Up(1951), The Secret Garden(1949), David and Lisa(1962), The School of Rock(2003), Diner(1982), 22 Jump Street(2014), Crossing Delancey(1988), Young Tom Edison(1940), Andy Hardy's Double Life(1942), Life Begins for Andy Hardy(1941), American Reunion(2012), There's No Business Like Show Business(1954) ... ...

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When I Grow Up

"When I Grow Up" is an uncharacteristically modest film from producer Sam Spiegel (during his "S. P. Eagle" years). Bobby Driscoll plays a young boy who feels neglected and misunderstood at... See full summary »

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The Secret Garden

A girl is sent to live with her uncle on his estate when her parents die. There she discovers much intrigue, family history and secrets and personal baggage. In particular, a screaming child and...a secret garden.

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David and Lisa

Teenager David Clemens develops a hysterical fear that he will die if he comes into physical contact with another person. Perturbed, David's overbearing mother places him in a home for mentally disturbed young people.

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The School of Rock

After being kicked out of his rock band, Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of an uptight elementary private school, only to try and turn his class into a rock band.

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A group of college-age buddies struggle with their imminent passage into adulthood in 1959 Baltimore.

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22 Jump Street

After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college.

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Crossing Delancey

A Manhattan single meets a man through her Jewish grandmother's matchmaker.

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Young Tom Edison

Inventor Thomas Edison's boyhood is chronicled and shows him as a lad whose early inventions and scientific experiments usually end up causing disastrous results. As a result, the towns ... See full summary »

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Andy Hardy's Double Life

Andy Hardy is about to graduate from high school and thinks he's pretty big stuff, so he hires a secretary, Kathryn Land. Kathryn and Polly Benedict, Andy's girlfriend, help him pass his ... See full summary »

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Life Begins for Andy Hardy

Hoping his son will attend his alma mater, Judge Hardy agrees to let Andy look for work in New York for the summer before committing to start college. In the big city, Andy is confronted with the harsh realities of life and love.

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American Reunion

Jim, Michelle, Stifler, and their friends reunite in East Great Falls, Michigan for their high school reunion.

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There's No Business Like Show Business

Molly and Terry Donahue, plus their three children, are The Five Donahues. Son Tim meets hat-check girl Vicky and the family act begins to fall apart.

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Dim Sum: A Little Bit of Heart

In San Francisco, an immigrant widow welcomes the new year with some unhappiness: she's sixty-two now, she wants to make a trip to China to pay last respects to her ancestors, a fortune ... See full summary »

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Sweet and Lowdown

After their annual free concert at Chicago's Dearborn Settlement, Benny Goodman and his band are packing up to move on to their next engagement at a military camp, when a kid, Tony Birch, ... See full summary »

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Holiday for Lovers

When the oldest daughter decides to stay in South America while on a school tour, her father decides to take the rest of the family there for vacation to find out why.

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Harrigan's Kid

Tom Harrigan raises orphaned Benny McNeil to be a first-rate jockey, but fails to bridle the lad's healthy ego. When Benny receives too many rebukes for unsportsman-like conduct from the ... See full summary »

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The Girl He Left Behind

Privileged college student Andy Shaeffer is a mama's boy who flunks out of school and is drafted by the army where he becomes a real man, to the astonishment of everyone.

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Walking With Dinosaurs

See and feel what it was like when dinosaurs ruled the Earth, in a story where an underdog dino triumphs to become a hero for the ages.

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Funny Ha Ha

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We All Loved Each Other So Much

Ettore Scola's exploration of political and social change in postwar Italy, spanning 30 years of World War II buddies.

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Season of Passion

Two laid-off Australian sugar-cane cutters (Ernest Borgnine, John Mills) spend their 17th summer with their girlfriends in Sydney.

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You're Only Young Once

Judge Hardy (Lewis Stone) takes his wife, daughter (Cecilia Parker) and son Andy (Mickey Rooney) to Catalina for a vacation.

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Mythica: The Iron Crown

A daring young wizard (Melanie Stone) obtains the final piece of the all-powerful Darkspore and does whatever she can to keep it out of an evil necromancer's grasp.

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