Fabulous Films for Young Adults

About the Fabulous Films for Young Adults
The purpose of this list is to identify for collection developers a body of films relating to a theme that will appeal to young adults in a variety of settings. Selection criteria consistent with the Library Bill of Rights shall be applied throughout the selection process. Titles chosen are of acceptable quality and are effective in their presentation.

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NameTitleYear
Which Way HomeWhich Way Home2013 - Selection
Hunger GamesHunger Games2013 - Selection
127 Hours127 Hours2013 - Selection
AliveAlive2013 - Selection
Apollo 13Apollo 132013 - Selection
Battle RoyaleBattle Royale2013 - Selection
Big MiracleBig Miracle2013 - Selection
Cast AwayCast Away2013 - Selection
DefianceDefiance2013 - Selection
Devil’s ArithmeticDevil’s Arithmetic2013 - Selection
Eight BelowEight Below2013 - Selection
Grave of the FirefliesGrave of the Fireflies2013 - Selection
28 Days Later28 Days Later2013 - Selection
I am LegendI am Legend2013 - Selection
Jurassic ParkJurassic Park2013 - Selection
King of ThornKing of Thorn2013 - Selection
Rabbit-Proof FenceRabbit-Proof Fence2013 - Selection
Shaun of the DeadShaun of the Dead2013 - Selection
Soul SurferSoul Surfer2013 - Selection
Tomorrow When the War BeganTomorrow When the War Began2013 - Selection
Wall-EWall-E2013 - Selection
War of the WorldsWar of the Worlds2013 - Selection
Winter’s BoneWinter’s Bone2013 - Selection
ZombielandZombieland2013 - Selection
American Experience: The Donner PartyAmerican Experience: The Donner Party2013 - Selection
Scott Pilgrim vs. The WorldScott Pilgrim vs. The World2012 - Selection
Save the Last DanceSave the Last Dance2012 - Selection
Rodgers and Hammerstein’s CinderellaRodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella2012 - Selection
Hairspray (2007)Hairspray (2007)2012 - Selection
Once Upon a MattressOnce Upon a Mattress2012 - Selection
Nick and Norah’s Infinite PlaylistNick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist2012 - Selection
NewsiesNewsies2012 - Selection
IdlewildIdlewild2012 - Selection
The Sound of MusicThe Sound of Music2012 - Selection
SelenaSelena2012 - Selection
Every Little StepEvery Little Step2012 - Selection
Step UpStep Up2012 - Selection
Strictly BallroomStrictly Ballroom2012 - Selection
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet StreetSweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street2012 - Selection
West Side StoryWest Side Story2012 - Selection
8 Mile8 Mile2012 - Selection
ChopsChops2012 - Selection
Foo Fighters: Back and ForthFoo Fighters: Back and Forth2012 - Selection
Mao’s Last DancerMao’s Last Dancer2012 - Selection
Only When I DanceOnly When I Dance2012 - Selection
War DanceWar Dance2012 - Selection
Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along BlogDr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog2012 - Selection
DrumlineDrumline2012 - Selection
Bride and PrejudiceBride and Prejudice2012 - Selection
Almost FamousAlmost Famous2012 - Selection
2011 Fabulous Films for Young Adults2011 - Selection
Good Will HuntingGood Will Hunting2010 - Selection
Freedom WritersFreedom Writers2010 - Selection
Into the WildInto the Wild2010 - Selection
Gridiron GangGridiron Gang2010 - Selection
HeathersHeathers2010 - Selection
Girl, InterruptedGirl, Interrupted2010 - Selection
Drive Me CrazyDrive Me Crazy2010 - Selection
Edward ScissorhandsEdward Scissorhands2010 - Selection
Mean GirlsMean Girls2010 - Selection
Donnie DarkoDonnie Darko2010 - Selection
The Devil Wears PradaThe Devil Wears Prada2010 - Selection
Dead Poets SocietyDead Poets Society2010 - Selection
Breaking AwayBreaking Away2010 - Selection
Breakfast ClubBreakfast Club2010 - Selection
MatrixMatrix2010 - Selection
Invasion of the Body SnatchersInvasion of the Body Snatchers2010 - Selection
MilkMilk2010 - Selection
America the BeautifulAmerica the Beautiful2010 - Selection
Rising SonRising Son2010 - Selection
Quantum HoopsQuantum Hoops2010 - Selection
Planet B-BoyPlanet B-Boy2010 - Selection
Odd Ones OutOdd Ones Out2010 - Selection
Napoleon DynamiteNapoleon Dynamite2010 - Selection
American TeenAmerican Teen2010 - Selection
Gimme GreenGimme Green2010 - Selection
Step Up 2Step Up 22010 - Selection
Some Kind of WonderfulSome Kind of Wonderful2010 - Selection
Say AnythingSay Anything2010 - Selection
PleasantvillePleasantville2010 - Selection
The OutsidersThe Outsiders2010 - Selection
On the WaterfrontOn the Waterfront2010 - Selection
As Real as Your LifeAs Real as Your Life2009 - Selection
JunoJuno2009 - Selection
Love.comLove.com2009 - Selection
Miyazaki's Spirited AwayMiyazaki's Spirited Away2009 - Selection
OsamaOsama2009 - Selection
SuperbadSuperbad2009 - Selection
Whale RiderWhale Rider2009 - Selection
Bend It Like BeckhamBend It Like Beckham2009 - Selection
The Boys of BarakaThe Boys of Baraka2009 - Selection
Devil's PlaygroundDevil's Playground2009 - Selection
Dogtown and Z-BoysDogtown and Z-Boys2009 - Selection
TheHeart of the GameTheHeart of the Game2009 - Selection
Invisible Children: Rough CutInvisible Children: Rough Cut2009 - Selection
PersepolisPersepolis2009 - Selection
ShadyaShadya2009 - Selection
10 Things I Hate About You10 Things I Hate About You2009 - Selection