Great Movies to Watch for Easter

After you've finished brunch and found all the eggs, celebrate Easter as a family by curling up with one of these festive flicks. Whether you're looking for a faith-based movie to reflect on the holiday or a cute springtime tale to usher in the season, the list below has something for every family to commemorate the occasion. Raid your baskets for some chocolatey movie snacks, then hop to the couch to enjoy! And for more great holiday picks, check out Best Holiday TV Specials.

Curious George Swings into Spring Poster Image
MOVIE

Curious George Swings into Spring

age 3+

Friendly monkey's escapades teach tots about nature.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2013)
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MOVIE

The First Easter Rabbit

age 3+

Fluffy story about Easter's mascot good for young kids.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2010)
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It's the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown Poster Image
MOVIE

It's the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown

age 3+

Good grief, is that a dog delivering Easter eggs?

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1974)
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VeggieTales: 'Twas the Night Before Easter

age 4+

More scriptural content than some other VeggieTales.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2011)
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MOVIE

Winnie the Pooh: Springtime with Roo

age 4+

Little kids will enjoy this Easter tale.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2005)
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MOVIE

Bugs Bunny's Easter Funnies

age 5+

Funny, rowdy, classic cartoons strung together for Easter.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2010)
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MOVIE

A Bug's Life

age 5+

Cute animated tale with some mild peril and scary bugs.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1998)
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MOVIE

Hop

age 5+

Silly animated/live-action holiday comedy is fun for kids.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2011)
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The Dog Who Saved Easter

age 6+

Predictable holiday sequel is silly fun; some potty humor.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2014)
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MOVIE

Ice Age: The Great Egg-scapade

age 6+

Springtime fun and laughs from friendly prehistoric herd.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2016)
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Easter Parade Poster Image
MOVIE

Easter Parade

age 6+

Charming love story plus great song and dance.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1948)
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Rise of the Guardians Poster Image
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Rise of the Guardians

age 7+

Holiday icons defend childhood in gorgeous adventure.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2012)
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MOVIE

Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

age 7+

A funny and charming movie for the whole family.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2005)
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The Prince of Egypt

age 8+

Animated feature tells story of Moses; some violence.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1998)
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Rabbit School: Guardians of the Golden Egg movie poster
MOVIE

Rabbit School: Guardians of the Golden Egg

age 8+

Easter movie with community message; language, violence.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2018)
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Zootopia Poster Image
MOVIE

Zootopia

age 8+

Charming buddy-animal story promotes tolerance, teamwork.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2016)
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MOVIE

The Passion Live

age 9+

Stirring modern-day musical retelling of Easter story.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2016)
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MOVIE

The Ten Commandments

age 9+

Stirring, even if it's as much showbiz as Bible.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 1956)
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MOVIE

A Walk with Grace

age 10+

Sweet but hokey Easter film romanticizes small-town life.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2019)
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MOVIE

Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

age 12+

Masterful performances impress in modernized rock opera.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2018)
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