Movies in the vein of 'Trainspotting' or 'Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas': See life’s highs and lows through the eyes of cinema's zaniest users. Whether it makes you feel like picking up or putting down, you're in for a crazy ride!
For most teenagers, angst finds its basis in acne, SAT prep, and effective porn blocking software; these adolescents, however, are dealing with some more serious shit - the least we owe them is 1 hour and 40 minutes of our attention.
The 12 best films from over the decades dealing with the thorny issue of substance-abuse. Watch Matt Dillon as a desperate heroin addict, forced into crime to support his habit, as well as seminal work 'The Lost Weekend' - the first Hollywood picture to openly address the disease of alcoholism.
I remember my first beer, thank god it didn't turn out like the unfortunate teenagers in this collection of movies detailing the causes and effects of teenage substance abuse. Make sure to check out DiCaprio in 'The Basketball Diaries', for a harrowing snapshot of one young addict's rapid decline.
Most challenging movies about school shootings, providing character-studies of the troubled teenagers who decide to ruin their lives, and those of their classmates. Watch 'We Need To Talk About Kevin' for a haunting portrait of tragedy, guilt, and evil.