7 Under-the-Radar Movies to Watch with Your Kids This Summer

Looking for an alternative to all the superheroes and sequels in theaters this summer? Check out one of our recent Common Sense Seal honorees, all now available on DVD or via streaming services. The Seal recognizes movies that have the potential to spark thoughtful conversations, entertain families of all types, and/or make a significant, lasting impact on audiences. In other words, they have more to offer than your average popcorn flick. So make it a Seal-worthy summer!

Browse 7 Under-the-Radar Movies to Watch with Your Kids This Summer

 
Early Man Movie Poster Image
Charming prehistoric tribute to "sacred game" of soccer.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Mary and the Witch's Flower Movie Poster Image
Magical, intense adventure should delight tween Potter fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Wonderstruck Movie Poster Image
Thoughtful, arty take on excellent Selznick novel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Mercury 13 Movie Poster Image
Inspiring docu about '60s female pilots who faced sexism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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White Fang (2018) Movie Poster Image
Elegantly animated take on classic book has some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Swim Team Movie Poster Image
Inspiring documentary about young athletes with autism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Breadwinner Movie Poster Image
Powerful, intense animated tale of life under Taliban rule.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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