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Best Kids' Movies on Netflix in 2019

Looking for some immediate gratification? Check out our favorite films and top-rated TV shows for families currently streaming on Netflix. Of course, you'll find animated kids' movies, but we've also listed plenty of other family-friendly options that are great to watch at any age. From popular comedies to book-based dramas to fascinating documentaries, you're sure to find an entertaining pick that's just right for your family. You might even be able to introduce your kids to beloved classics from your childhood! Netflix frequently updates its library, so check back here often for new additions to this list. 

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Room on the Broom Movie Poster Image
Short and sweet adventure about a generous witch.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Spookley the Square Pumpkin Movie Poster Image
Delightful musical tale of pumpkin who doesn't fit in.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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Super Monsters Save Halloween Movie Poster Image
Short tale gently helps preschoolers handle fear.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Bolt Movie Poster Image
Super-dog adventure is fun, age-appropriate for kids.
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(Release Year: 2008)
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Dear Dracula Movie Poster Image
Sweet, funny story of friendship is a treat for the family.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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The Pirate Fairy Movie Poster Image
Amusing pirate-themed Tinker Bell adventure; some violence.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast Movie Poster Image
Exciting fairy adventure has loss, some scariness.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Movie Poster Image
Terrific, heartwarming shorts have something for everyone.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Angela's Christmas Movie Poster Image
Enchanting, affecting holiday tale has mild suspense.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Ghost of the Mountains Movie Poster Image
Absorbing docu about snow leopards has mild peril.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Growing Up Wild Movie Poster Image
Intimate look at baby wildlife; some violence, peril.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Mary Poppins Returns Movie Poster Image
Blunt is a delight in sweet, nostalgic, toe-tapping sequel.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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National Parks Adventure Movie Poster Image
Beautiful documentary celebrates "America's best idea."
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Tarzan Movie Poster Image
Kids will be drawn to Disney's fast-paced version.
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(Release Year: 1999)
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Boy and the World Movie Poster Image
Poignant hand-drawn story promotes family, environmentalism.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Coco Movie Poster Image
Stunningly animated, poignant tribute to family and culture.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The Dark Crystal Movie Poster Image
A fantastic but more intense Muppet adventure.
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(Release Year: 1982)
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Dream Big: Engineering Our World Movie Poster Image
STEM-themed docu will inspire kids to become engineers.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Radio Rebel Movie Poster Image
Sweet story celebrates self-expression and conquering fears.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Shorts Movie Poster Image
Funny, imaginative fantasy from Spy Kids director.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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Spy Kids Movie Poster Image
Just the right combination of fantasy and comedy.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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The Croods Movie Poster Image
Gorgeously animated adventure has intense themes.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween Movie Poster Image
Light frights in funny, tween-friendly creepfest.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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How the Grinch Stole Christmas Movie Poster Image
Live-action take on classic has some crude, scary moments.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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Incredibles 2 Movie Poster Image
Terrific, action-packed superhero sequel was worth the wait.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Mary and the Witch's Flower Movie Poster Image
Magical, intense adventure should delight tween Potter fans.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Miracle Movie Poster Image
Moving story of the 1980 Olympic hockey team.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Ralph Breaks the Internet Movie Poster Image
Colorful, clever sequel tackles complexity of online world.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Spiderwick Chronicles Movie Poster Image
Book-based family fantasy is magical fun but also scary.
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(Release Year: 2008)
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April and the Extraordinary World Movie Poster Image
French steampunk tale for kids mixes science, adventure.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Chasing Coral Movie Poster Image
Awe-inspiring, poignant docu tracks decline of coral reefs.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Coraline Movie Poster Image
Cool but creepy animated fantasy too scary for young kids.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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The Farthest: Voyager in Space Movie Poster Image
Fascinating docu on the history and discoveries of Voyager.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Movie Poster Image
Excellent, intense adventure has thrills, humor, heart.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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AlphaGo Movie Poster Image
Thought-provoking docu on relationship of AI to humans.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Before the Flood Movie Poster Image
Looking at climate change, Leonardo DiCaprio finds hope.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Bill Nye: Science Guy Movie Poster Image
More mature, still kid-friendly Bill Nye inspires.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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I Am Bolt Movie Poster Image
Winning docu celebrates world's fastest man; mild cursing.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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The Last Man on the Moon Movie Poster Image
Awe-inspiring, insightful docu spotlights American astronaut
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Movie Poster Image
Fun sequel has some romance, peril, adult humor.
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(Release Year: 2008)
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Mercury 13 Movie Poster Image
Inspiring docu about '60s female pilots who faced sexism.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo Movie Poster Image
Riveting documentary about NASA pioneers in '60s and '70s.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Mountain Movie Poster Image
Ecology doc sparks senses with awe-inspiring cinematography.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Phantom Boy Movie Poster Image
Poignant crime caper follows sick boy with ghostly ability.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Solo: A Star Wars Story Movie Poster Image
Satisfying, action-packed prequel explores Han's roots.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Movie Poster Image
Sci-fi violence, strong female characters in thrilling epic.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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White Fang (2018) Movie Poster Image
Elegantly animated take on classic book has some violence.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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20 Feet from Stardom Movie Poster Image
Smart, thoughtful docu shines light on background singers.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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The Breadwinner Movie Poster Image
Powerful, intense animated tale of life under Taliban rule.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Fanny's Journey Movie Poster Image
Brave children escape Nazis in suspenseful drama.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Groundhog Day Movie Poster Image
'90s comedy offers witty, sarcastic take on redemption.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark Movie Poster Image
Indy's first adventure is a rip-roaring action masterpiece.
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(Release Year: 1981)
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Inequality for All Movie Poster Image
Engaging economics docu encourages equality, activism.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Little Women Movie Poster Image
Lovely Alcott adaptation tugs at the heartstrings.
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(Release Year: 1994)
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My Life as a Zucchini Movie Poster Image
Animated drama about orphan is touching, unforgettable.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Rocky Movie Poster Image
Boxing Best Picture sets underdog-hero standard; drinking.
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(Release Year: 1976)
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Undefeated Movie Poster Image
Inspiring football documentary about the power of teamwork.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Ant-Man and the Wasp Movie Poster Image
Funny, action-packed sequel is lighter Marvel fare.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Becoming Jane Movie Poster Image
A witty, winning Austen bio for tweens and older.
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(Release Year: 2007)
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Behind the Curve Movie Poster Image
Excellent, relevant docu about conspiracy theories.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Black Panther Movie Poster Image
Masterful Marvel film has depth, diversity -- and violence.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind Movie Poster Image
Superb true tale of remarkable teen; some violence.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Movie Poster Image
Magical, award-winning martial-arts fairy tale.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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Dad Movie Poster Image
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'80s tearjerker portrays elderly with depth, dignity.
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(Release Year: 1989)
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Dangal Movie Poster Image
Tough father trains unwilling daughters to be champions.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Gender Revolution Movie Poster Image
Absorbing, empathetic documentary dives deep into gender.
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He Named Me Malala Movie Poster Image
Inspiring, deeply affecting docu explores teen icon's life.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Movie Poster Image
More gore, gross-outs than the other Indy blockbusters.
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(Release Year: 1984)
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Into the Inferno Movie Poster Image
Fascinating docu explores volcanoes and scientific passion.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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It's Not Yet Dark Movie Poster Image
Docu about man whose love of life crushes dire prognosis.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Knock Down the House Movie Poster Image
Outstanding docu about underdog congressional hopefuls.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Movie Poster Image
Outstanding adventure, but very violent battle scenes.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Movie Poster Image
Outstanding, but much violence and scariness.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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The Perfect Date Movie Poster Image
Solid romcom fun with two charismatic leads; swearing.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Movie Poster Image
Story of kids' labor-of-love Indy remake is fun, moving.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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MARS Movie Poster Image
Outstanding Mars mission series has suspenseful moments.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Men in Black II Movie Poster Image
Crazy creatures, some scares, and loads of fun.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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The Pursuit of Happyness Movie Poster Image
Inspirational but often emotionally wrenching story.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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Stardust Movie Poster Image
Dazzling fantasy romcom has some dark moments.
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(Release Year: 2007)
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Superman Returns Movie Poster Image
Thrilling but violent, tense return for the Man of Steel.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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Thor: Ragnarok Movie Poster Image
Funniest Thor movie has tons of style, plenty of violence.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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42 Grams Movie Poster Image
Fascinating portrait of a young chef has some cursing.
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47 Meters Down Movie Poster Image
Bloody shark tale is extremely tense, gripping.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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All in My Family Movie Poster Image
Honest docu on coming out to a traditional Chinese family.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Avengers: Infinity War Movie Poster Image
Intense violence, strong messages in shocking Marvel epic.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Bachelors Movie Poster Image
Touching father-son story of grief and love.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Billy Elliot Movie Poster Image
Terrific story of young ballet dancer has strong language.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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The Burial of Kojo Movie Poster Image
Beautiful indie drama from Ghana has some violence.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Dumplin' Movie Poster Image
Funny, romantic, insightful teen tale has a little swearing.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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For the Love of Spock Movie Poster Image
Moving Nimoy docu has some language, other iffy stuff.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Forks Over Knives Movie Poster Image
Engaging docu promotes a vegan diet in nonjudgmental way.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Good Night, and Good Luck Movie Poster Image
Compelling political drama won't engage most kids.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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The Imitation Game Movie Poster Image
Strong performances buoy teen-friendly historical drama.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Kon-Tiki Movie Poster Image
Thrilling adaptation of classic book has lots of peril.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992 Movie Poster Image
Wrenching, must-see docu probes racial violence in LA.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Lincoln Movie Poster Image
Outstanding drama about revered leader's political genius.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Masterminds Movie Poster Image
Heist film is funny but has some sexist humor.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Miss Hokusai Movie Poster Image
Historical Japanese character study has mature content.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Monty Python and the Holy Grail Movie Poster Image
Nonstop hilarity for families; some bawdy humor, profanity.
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(Release Year: 1975)
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Parchís: The Documentary Movie Poster Image
Rise and fall of Spanish tween band; some mature themes.
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The Rebound Movie Poster Image
Inspiring docu about wheelchair basketball players; cursing.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Saving Capitalism Movie Poster Image
Engaging docu on the increasing gap between rich and poor.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Sierra Burgess Is a Loser Movie Poster Image
Engaging teen romcom has underage drinking, language.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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War Horse Movie Poster Image
Spielberg's sweeping horse drama is beautiful but intense.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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The White Helmets Movie Poster Image
Inspiring docu has positive messages, some wartime violence.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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About a Boy Movie Poster Image
Edgy, sweet book-based dramedy has profanity, mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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Ali's Wedding Movie Poster Image
Engaging Australian romcom has some language.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Amateur Movie Poster Image
Provocative sports movie on amateur athletics; cursing.
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American Factory Movie Poster Image
Engaging docu about Chinese firm opening U.S. plant; cursing
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Blackfish Movie Poster Image
Powerful, heartbreaking, disturbing doc about captive orcas.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Blame! (2017) Movie Poster Image
Darkly beautiful but intense and violent anime.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Blue Jasmine Movie Poster Image
Smart, timely Woody Allen dramedy has drinking, pills.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Movie Poster Image
Holocaust drama sensitive, but never sentimental.
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(Release Year: 2008)
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Fire at Sea Movie Poster Image
Intense material in remarkable, multilayered documentary.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Hero Movie Poster Image
Gorgeous martial arts movie for older kids.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Homecoming: A Film by Beyonce Movie Poster Image
Concert film of Queen B's Coachella set has salty language.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower Movie Poster Image
Docu about brave teen taking on oppressive government.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The King's Speech Movie Poster Image
Superb drama about overcoming fears is fine for teens.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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Long Shot Movie Poster Image
Some cursing, big spoiler in unique true-crime docu.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea Movie Poster Image
Edgy high school disaster comedy is memorably offbeat.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Philadelphia Movie Poster Image
Moving, Oscared '90s drama fostered AIDS empathy.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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Resurface Movie Poster Image
Moving docu on surf therapy has mature themes, cursing.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The Sixth Sense Movie Poster Image
Great, but sometimes scarier than R-rated horror.
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(Release Year: 1999)
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Sun Dogs Movie Poster Image
Offbeat tale of odd young man; cursing, mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Theory of Everything Movie Poster Image
Hawking's brilliant mind comes to life in thoughtful drama.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Time Share Movie Poster Image
Some profanity in edgy, offbeat Mexican satire/drama.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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