15 movies like “Euphoria”
When Euphoria premiered in 2019, no one knew what to expect. Teenage melodrama paired with painfully honest depictions of violence, drug use, and the realities of being a trans teenager makes Euphoria stand out and become the second most-watched show of all time on HBO. Now, after its second season, fans want more. While you wait for season 3, satisfy your craving for grungy teen drama with these 15 movies like Euphoria.
Euphoria wasn’t the first to blend the show’s serious themes with the relatable backdrop of high school drama — plenty of nostalgic and modern TV shows and movies strike the same chord. Many shows have Euphoria vibes, but after the emotional roller coaster of Season 2, watching a movie like Euphoria may be a better way to quickly get back to that”Euphoria Sunday” feeling without having to fully invest in a new series.
If you want to go back to High School Euphoria, but don’t want it to take more than two hours, try these 15 movies. But be careful, as Euphoriamany of these films require a content warning for violence, drug use, and abuse.
Euphoria might be the first show of its kind, but luckily there are nostalgic, modern movies that match its dark, coming-of-age energy.