If you love watching Jodi grow into a more confident girl in Tall Girl, we have a piece of good news for you. Tall Girl 2 is all set to release on Netflix on February 11, 2022, after two years of the release of the first sequel which was premiered in September 2019 and is still streaming on the platform.
The story revolves around Tall Girl Jodi who is 16 and is over 6 feet tall. She has been the tallest girl in the school and is insecure about her height and the unfavorable stares that she gets.
As implied by the title, Tall Girl centers on Jodi, a 16-year-old who happens to be just over six feet tall. Because she’s always been the tallest girl at school, Jodi becomes insecure about her height and the negative attention it brings her. Thankfully, she overcomes this insecurity. In the upcoming sequel, Jodi will be seen thriving and accepting her height. She is gaining confidence and is ready to return and face those high school insecurities.
The Netflix official synopsis of Tall Girl 2 reads, “After her inspiring speech at the homecoming dance, Jodi (Ava Michelle) is no longer just the “tall girl” – she’s popular, confident, has a boyfriend, and just booked the lead role in this year’s school musical. But as the pressure of her newfound popularity intensifies, so do her insecurities, and new relationships are formed while old ones are tested. As the world she built starts to crumble around her, Jodi realizes that standing tall was only just the beginning.”
The film duration is of 1 hour 37 minutes and is directed by Emily Ting and is all set to release on Netflix on February 11.
So, if you loved watching our Tall Girl Jodi and want to have more of such teen movies until the Tall Girl 2 releases, we have a list of the best movies like Tall Girl that you can binge-watch this weekend.
The Duff (2015)
The 2015 American film is a teen comedy film which is directed by Ari Sandel. The film stars Mae Whitman, Robbie Amell, Bella Thorne, Nick Eversman, Skyler Samuels, Bianca Santos, Allison Janney, and Ken Jeong. The story of the film revolves around frumpy high school senior Bianca who has a rude awakening when she realizes that her classmates have secretly known as the DUFF which means designated ugly fat friend. Desperate to remake herself Bianca takes help from Wesley who is a charming jock. To save her senior year from becoming a complete mess, Bianca is all ready to find the confidence and revolutionize the school’s social order.
Sierra Burgess Is a Loser(2018)
The 2018 American teen comedy-drama is directed by Ian Samuels and is a modern retelling of the 1897 play Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand. The film stars Shannon Purser, Kristine Froseth, RJ Cyler, and Noah Centineo. The film was released on Netflix on September 7, 2018. The story of the film revolves around a mistaken identity who goes through an unexpected romance when the teen joins forces with a popular student just to win the heart of her high school crush.
10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
The 1999 American romantic comedy film directed y Gil Junger. The film stars Julia Stiles, Heath Ledger, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Larisa Oleynik. The story revolves around a beautiful, smart, and quite abrasive to some of fellow teens girl Kat Stratford and she doesn’t attract many boys. Her younger sister, Bianca is bounded by house rules that say she can’t date until Kat has a boyfriend. Soo Kat paths went to a Handsome new arrival, Patrick Verona. The story revolves around Kat whether she will let her guard down enough to fall for effortlessly adorable Patrick?
The Edge of Seventeen (2016)
The 2016 American film is a coming-of-age comedy-drama and is directed by Kelly Fremon Craig. The film stars Hailee Steinfeld, Woody Harrelson, Kyra Sedgwick, and Haley Lu Richardson. Growing up and seeing new things is kind of hard and even not easy for a high school junior Nadine who is already at her extreme awkwardness when her elder brother Darian dates her best friend Krista. All together Nadine feels all alone than ever without her best friend.
The Half of It (2020)
The 2020 American coming of age comedy-drama is directed by Alice Wu. It stars Leah Lewis, Daniel Diemer, and Alexxis Lemire, with Enrique Murciano, Wolfgang Novogratz, Catherine Curtin, Becky Ann Baker, and Collin Chou in supporting roles. The film was released on May 1, 2020, to positive reviews. The story revolves around a shy straight, Chinese-American student who helps the school jock woo a girl who is desired by both secretly. They find themselves connecting and learn about the love.