Best Prom Movies for Teens

Few rites of teenage passage are as memorable -- both in real life and in the movies -- as prom. (Hopefully your own teen's dance won't go the way of Carrie's!) Our list of the best prom movies is almost as much fun as the event itself.

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A dated rebellion tale.
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(Release Year: 1984)
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Sweet, romantic story for teens has some edgy scenes.
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(Release Year: 1999)
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80s time-warp tale is meaty teen-parent viewing.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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Dated high school tale is still fun for teens.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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Teen fans will love faithful -- if uneven -- adaptation.
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(Release Year: 2008)
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Engaging but edgy update of Taming of the Shrew.
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(Release Year: 1999)
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Mature but often-hilarious teen comedy.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Begins as a satire, ends with a renewal of faith.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Stephen King's disturbing prom horror classic.
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(Release Year: 1976)
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Inspiring docu tackles a tough topic: racism.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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Funny comedy plays up teen friendships, sexiness, drinking.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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