15 best Netflix teen movies and shows for younger teens

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Teen shows on Netflix: 8. Gilmore Girls

A classic dramedy from the heyday of The WB, Gilmore Girls centers on Lorelai and Rory Gilmore’s lives in the small town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut. Lorelai is the executive manager of the Independence Inn and has been making her own way with her daughter in tow since she left home at 17. When Rory gets accepted at Chilton Preparatory School, Lorelai has to go to her parents for help setting in motion a situation that forces her, her parents, and Rory to contend with the conflict in their relationships and their complicated past.

All seven seasons of Gilmore Girls are available to stream.

Teen movies on Netflix: 9. Good Burger

When Dexter Reed gets into a car accident while his mother is away on a business trip, he has to get a summer job to repay his teacher Mr. Wheat for the damages. After getting fired for his first job, Dexter lands at Good Burger. The fast-food restaurant would be on the verge of going out of business thanks to Mondo Burger if it weren’t for the cashier Ed’s wildly popular secret sauce. The high demand of Ed’s sauce triggers a series of hijinks and shenanigans that see the two businesses going head-to-head in a battle to outlast the other and keep their customers happy.