45 Young Adult Movies As Ranked by Teen IMDb Users

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 2 weeks ago

What do teens really think of movies adapted from young adult novels? You'd be surprised at this list of 45 YA films rated by IMDb users under age 18. Check the list and add your vote!

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Angourie Rice and Justice Smith in Every Day (2018)

Every Day (2018)

User Rating: 7.6

Based on the (2012) novel: "Every Day" by David Levithan

2
Rupert Grint, Daniel Radcliffe, and Emma Watson in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

User Rating: 8.6

Based on the (2007) novel: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" (Book 7) by J.K. Rowling

3
Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, Mae Whitman, Ezra Miller, and Erin Wilhelmi in The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

User Rating: 8.4

Based on the (1999) novel: "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" by Stephen Chbosky

4
Josh Hutcherson and Jennifer Lawrence in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

User Rating: 7.9

Based on the (2009) novel: "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" by Suzanne Collins

5
Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort in The Fault in Our Stars (2014)

The Fault in Our Stars (2014)

User Rating: 8.0

Based on the (2012) novel: "The Fault in Our Stars" by John Green

6
Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

User Rating: 8.3

Based on the (1999) novel: "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" (Book 3) by J.K. Rowling

7
Storm Reid, Levi Miller, and Deric McCabe in A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

User Rating: 4.3

Based on the (1962) novel: "A Wrinkle in Time" by Madeleine L'Engle

8
Rupert Grint, Daniel Radcliffe, and Emma Watson in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)

User Rating: 8.0

Based on the (1997) novel: "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" (Book 1) by J.K. Rowling

9
Rupert Grint, Daniel Radcliffe, Afshan Azad, and Shefali Chowdhury in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)

User Rating: 8.1

Based on the (2000) novel: "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" (Book 4) by J.K. Rowling

10
Rupert Grint and Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)

User Rating: 8.0

Based on the (2007) novel: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" (Book 7) by J.K. Rowling

11
Michael Gambon and Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)

User Rating: 8.0

Based on the (2005) novel: "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" (Book 6) by J.K. Rowling

12
Jennifer Lawrence in The Hunger Games (2012)

The Hunger Games (2012)

User Rating: 7.6

Based on the (2008) novel: "The Hunger Games" by Suzanne Collins

13
David Bradley and Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

User Rating: 7.8

Based on the (1998) novel: "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" (Book 2) by J.K. Rowling

14
Nick Robinson in Love, Simon (2018)

Love, Simon (2018)

User Rating: 8.6

Based on the (2015) novel: "Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda" by Becky Albertalli

15
Aml Ameen, Kaya Scodelario, Dexter Darden, Dylan O'Brien, and Bryce Romero in The Maze Runner (2014)

The Maze Runner (2014)

User Rating: 7.5

Based on the (2009) novel: "The Maze Runner" by James Dashner

16
Shailene Woodley in Divergent (2014)

Divergent (2014)

User Rating: 7.1

Based on the (2011) novel: "Divergent" by Veronica Roth

17
Evan Ross, Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, and Sam Claflin in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2  (2015)

User Rating: 7.1

Based on the (2010) novel: "Mockingjay" by Suzanne Collins

18
Odeya Rush and Brenton Thwaites in The Giver (2014)

The Giver (2014)

User Rating: 7.0

Based on the (1993) novel: "The Giver" by Lois Lowry

19
Zoey Deutch, Medalion Rahimi, Halston Sage, and Cynthy Wu in Before I Fall (2017)

Before I Fall (2017)

User Rating: 7.5

Based on the (2010) novel: "Before I Fall" by Lauren Oliver

20
Jennifer Lawrence in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)

User Rating: 7.0

Based on the (2010) novel: "Mockingjay" by Suzanne Collins

21
Jenny Gabrielle, Dylan O'Brien, and Rosa Salazar in Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)

The Scorch Trials (2015)

User Rating: 7.0

Based on the (2010) novel: "The Scorch Trials" by James Dashner

22
Jamie Campbell Bower and Lily Collins in The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2014)

User Rating: 7.0

Based on the (2007) novel: "City of Bones" by Cassandra Clare

23
Tom Cruise, Matt Dillon, Emilio Estevez, Rob Lowe, Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, and Ralph Macchio in The Outsiders (1983)

The Outsiders(1983)

User Rating: 6.9

Based on the (1967) novel: "The Outsiders " by S. E. Hinton

24
Kate Winslet and Shailene Woodley in Insurgent (2015)

Insurgent (2015)

User Rating: 6.8

Based on the (2012) novel: "Insurgent" by Veronica Roth

25
Olivia Cooke in Ready Player One (2018)

Ready Player One (2018)

User Rating: 8.2

Based on the (2011) novel: "Ready Player One" by Ernest Cline

26
Asa Butterfield and Hailee Steinfeld in Ender's Game (2013)

Ender's Game (2015)

User Rating: 6.7

Based on the (1985) novel: "Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card

27
Sami Gayle, Edward Holcroft, and Bronté Terrell in Vampire Academy (2014)

Vampire Academy (2014)

User Rating: 6.8

Based on the (2007) novel: "Vampire Academy" by Richelle Mead

28
Nat Wolff and Cara Delevingne in Paper Towns (2015)

Paper Towns (2015)

User Rating: 6.9

Based on the (2008) novel: "Paper Towns" by John Green

29
Liam Aiken, Emily Browning, and Shelby Hoffman in A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)

A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)

User Rating: 6.9

Based on the (1999 - 2000) novels: "The Bad Beginning," "The Reptile Room," and "The Wide Window" by Daniel Handler

30
Vanessa Hudgens and Alex Pettyfer in Beastly (2011)

Beastly (2011)

User Rating: 6.9

Based on the (2007) novel: "Beastly" by Alex Flinn

31
Bill Murray in City of Ember (2008)

City of Ember (2008)

User Rating: 7.0

Based on the (2003) novel: "The City of Ember" by Jeanne Duprau

32
Alex Pettyfer and Teresa Palmer in I Am Number Four (2011)

I Am Number Four (2011)

User Rating: 5.9

Based on the (2010) novel: "I Am Number Four" by James Frey and Jobie Hughes as Pittacus Lore

33
Hayden Christensen and Rachel Bilson in Jumper (2008)

Jumper (2008)

User Rating: 6.7

Based on the (1992) novel: "Jumper" by Steven Gould

34
Freddie Highmore in The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008)

The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008)

User Rating: 6.6

Based on the 2003 - 2009 series: "The Spiderwick Chronicles" by Tony DiTerlizzi

35
Michael Cera and Portia Doubleday in Youth in Revolt (2009)

Youth in Revolt (2009)

User Rating: 6.7

Based on the (1993) novel: "Youth in Revolt" by C. D. Payne

36
Logan Lerman and Brandon T. Jackson in Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)

Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)

User Rating: 6.0

Based on the (2005) novel: "The Lightning Thief" by Rick Riordan

37
Ryan Phillippe, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Jennifer Love Hewitt, and Freddie Prinze Jr. in I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)

I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)

User Rating: 6.7

Based on the (1973) novel: "I Know What You Did Last Summer" by Lois Duncan

38
Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012)

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012)

User Rating: 5.8

Based on the (2008) novel: "Breaking Dawn" by Stephenie Meyer

39
Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Dylan O'Brien, and Ki Hong Lee in Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)

Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)

User Rating: 7.8

Based on the (2011) novel: "The Death Cure" by Page protected with pending changes level 1 James Dashner

40
Dakota Blue Richards in The Golden Compass (2007)

The Golden Compass (2007)

User Rating: 6.3

Based on the (1995) novel: "Northern Lights" by Philip Pullman

41
Patrick Fugit, Chris Massoglia, and Jessica Carlson in Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (2009)

Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (2009)

User Rating: 6.2

Based on the (2000) trilogy: "Cirque du Freak," "The Vampire's Assistant," and "Tunnels of Blood" by Darren Shan.

42
Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)

User Rating: 5.3

Based on the (2008) novel: "Breaking Dawn" by Stephenie Meyer

43
Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, and Robert Pattinson in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2011)

User Rating: 5.5

Based on the (2007) novel: "Eclipse" by Stephenie Meyer

44
Nikki Reed, Robert Pattinson, Kellan Lutz, Jackson Rathbone, and Ashley Greene in Twilight (2008)

Twilight (2008)

User Rating: 5.3

Based on the (2005) novel: "Twillight" by Stephenie Meyer

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Dakota Fanning, Robert Pattinson, and Ashley Greene in The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)

The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)

User Rating: 5.3

Based on the (2006) novel: "New Moon" by Stephenie Meyer