Best Kids' TV Shows on Netflix

Sometimes it's difficult for the whole family to sit down and watch prime-time TV together, so we assembled this list of our favorite shows and movies that are currently streaming on Netflix. From educational cartoons for kids to heartwarming dramas for teens and even classic comedies you watched as a kid, there's bound to be a top-rated title for everyone in your family. Many of these popular shows have multiple seasons available, so it's a good idea to establish some screen-time rules to keep binge-watching to a minimum. Netflix frequently updates its library, so check back here often for new additions to this list.

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Alphablocks TV Poster Image
Short, playful videos help preschoolers learn phonics.
Network: Netflix, CBeebies
(2020)
(2010)
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CoComelon TV Poster Image
Solid YouTube nursery rhyme song sensation comes to TV.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Twirlywoos TV Poster Image
Charming humor and vocabulary learning for youngest kids.
Network: Netflix, CBeebies
(2020)
(2015)
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Ask the Storybots TV Poster Image
Kids' big questions get answered by friendly, funny bots.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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Ben & Holly's Little Kingdom TV Poster Image
Charming British series promotes perseverance, friendship.
Network: Nick Jr.
(2015)
(2015)
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Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices TV Poster Image
Virtual book club for preschoolers spotlights Black authors.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Care Bears & Cousins TV Poster Image
Classic fuzzy crew teaches empathy, kindness, friendship.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
(2015)
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The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That TV Poster Image
Funny feline makes natural science fun for kids.
Network: PBS Kids
(2010)
(2010)
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Charlie's Colorforms City TV Poster Image
Preschool show teaches skills, celebrates imagination.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Go, Dog. Go! TV Poster Image
Dog adventures with oodles of preschool laughs.
Network: Netflix
(2021)
(2021)
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Justin Time GO! TV Poster Image
Imagination takes Justin and friends to faraway, fun places.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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Luna Petunia TV Poster Image
Sweet show has great messages, problem-solving, and pink.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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Molang TV Poster Image
Animal buddies explore their world in delightful series.
Network: Disney Junior, Kidstream
(2017)
(2014)
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Storybots Super Songs TV Poster Image
Clever music vids feature catchy tunes, cute cartoons.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2016)
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Super Wings TV Poster Image
Friendly planes' world travels teach kids multiculturalism.
Network: Universal Kids
(2015)
(2015)
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Tayo the Little Bus TV Poster Image
Animated charmer features positive messages -- and farts.
Network: Hulu
(2014)
(2010)
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Trash Truck TV Poster Image
Gentle preschool buddy tale celebrates imagination.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Abby Hatcher TV Poster Image
Friendly girl helps creature friends solve their problems.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2019)
(2019)
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Beat Bugs TV Poster Image
Beatles songs + engaging stories = fun family entertainment.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Toolbelt TV Poster Image
Teamwork, problem-solving stand out in books-inspired show.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Chip and Potato TV Poster Image
Sweet friendship helps young pup face new experiences.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Go! Go! Cory Carson TV Poster Image
Sweet stories, exceptional messages in toy-inspired series.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Green Eggs and Ham TV Poster Image
Charming book-inspired series has cross-generational appeal.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Julie's Greenroom TV Poster Image
Delightful series teaches young kids about performance arts.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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Llama Llama TV Poster Image
Beloved books inspire charming, family-friendly series.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Motown Magic TV Poster Image
Thoughtful musical series emphasizes self-confidence.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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The Ollie & Moon Show TV Poster Image
Feline friends' travels inspire curiosity about the world.
Network: Universal Kids
(2017)
(2017)
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Robocar Poli TV Poster Image
Kind rescue vehicles teach kids about community safety.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2015)
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Sid the Science Kid TV Poster Image
Boy's queries get kids curious about the world.
Network: PBS Kids
(2008)
(2008)
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Super Monsters TV Poster Image
Kindly monsters model positive behavior for preschoolers.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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Treehouse Detectives TV Poster Image
Simple mysteries teach preschoolers about natural world.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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True and the Rainbow Kingdom TV Poster Image
Whimsical world's heroine helps her friends solve problems.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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We're Lalaloopsy TV Poster Image
Music, silliness, and adventures in friendly series.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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Gigantosaurus TV Poster Image
Curious dinosaur pals' adventures are fun for young fans.
Network: Disney Junior
(2019)
(2019)
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YooHoo to the Rescue TV Poster Image
Colorful reboot has positive lessons, lots of animal fun.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Angry Birds Toons TV Poster Image
Mobile game characters entertain in comical shorts.
Network: Online
(2013)
(2013)
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Archibald's Next Big Thing TV Poster Image
Sunny book character's adventures make for fun family show.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Danger Mouse TV Poster Image
'80s series reboot polishes edges of classic spy spoof.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2015)
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Emily's Wonder Lab TV Poster Image
Great STEM series inspires kid scientists to wonder.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Inspector Gadget TV Poster Image
Fun remake of '80s classic has multigenerational appeal.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
(2015)
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Pablo TV Poster Image
Insightful, creative show centers on character with autism.
Network: Universal Kids
(2018)
(2018)
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The Magic School Bus Rides Again TV Poster Image
Great reboot encourages curiosity about science and nature.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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Mia and Me TV Poster Image
Fantasy series has positive themes, intimidating villains.
Network: Nick Jr., Nickelodeon
(2014)
(2014)
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Shaun the Sheep: Adventures from Mossy Bottom TV Poster Image
More stop-motion laughs from mischievous farm flock leader.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Space Racers TV Poster Image
Engaging, fun space and science show is NASA-approved.
Network: PBS Kids. Online
(2015)
(2014)
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Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy TV Poster Image
Bot trainees learn teamwork, perseverance at rescue school.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2019)
(2019)
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VeggieTales in the City TV Poster Image
City life teaches moral lessons in sweet animated series.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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The Adventures of Puss in Boots TV Poster Image
Nomadic dueler finds a home in comical, endearing series.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
(2015)
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Bottersnikes & Gumbles TV Poster Image
Beautifully animated book adaptation has positive messages.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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The Boss Baby: Back in Business TV Poster Image
Movie follow-up has laughs and strong family messages.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Free Rein TV Poster Image
Likable British drama boasts exceptional female role model.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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A Little Help with Carol Burnett TV Poster Image
Adults ask kids for advice in fun, funny panel show.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Our Planet TV Poster Image
Gorgeous docuseries features animal life, nature's wonders.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Pee-wee's Playhouse TV Poster Image
Brilliant, double-edged silliness has broad appeal.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2006)
(1986)
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Trolls: The Beat Goes On! TV Poster Image
Trolls and Bergens coexist in cute, cheeky cartoon series.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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The Worst Witch TV Poster Image
Spooky book-inspired series is mild and magical.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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Brainchild TV Poster Image
Smart, funny series teaches kid-friendly science concepts.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Carmen Sandiego TV Poster Image
Globe-trotting thief's action-packed origin story.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Cupcake and Dino -- General Services TV Poster Image
Quirky 'toon mixes sweet themes with goofy adventures.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Dino Girl Gauko TV Poster Image
Funny, surreal series about a girl who turns into a dino.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2019)
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Dinotrux TV Poster Image
Creatures find friendship, fun in awesome animated world.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
(2015)
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H2O: Just Add Water TV Poster Image
Aussie mermaids send positive messages to tweens.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2008)
(2008)
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H2O: Mermaid Adventures TV Poster Image
Animated version of hit Aussie series makes a splash.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
(2015)
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Hotel Transylvania: The Series TV Poster Image
Fast-paced, funny, and just spooky enough for young kids.
Network: Disney Channel
(2017)
(2017)
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Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts TV Poster Image
Themes of perseverance, friendship dominate dystopian tale.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Legend Quest TV Poster Image
Fast-paced archaeological series plays loose with facts.
Network: Syfy
(2011)
(2011)
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Mako Mermaids: An H2O Adventure TV Poster Image
H2O spin-off reels in more fun for kids, teens.
Network: Netflix
(2013)
(2013)
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Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir TV Poster Image
Pleasant Paris-set superhero story sweet fun for tweens.
Network: Disney Channel, Nickelodeon
(2015)
(2015)
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Mr. Young TV Poster Image
Genius-teen-turned-teacher tale has merit for kids.
Network: Disney XD
(2011)
(2011)
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Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures TV Poster Image
Friendship and heroics mark fun re-creation of arcade alum.
Network: Disney XD
(2013)
(2013)
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Pup Academy TV Poster Image
Charming dog fantasy series with a few student stereotypes.
Network: Disney Channel
(2019)
(2019)
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Skylanders Academy TV Poster Image
Toy-inspired adventure series a fun pick with broad appeal.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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Spirit Riding Free TV Poster Image
Courage, adventure, and a great role model in sweet series.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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Transformers: Cyberverse TV Poster Image
Female Autobot shines in new leadership role.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2018)
(2018)
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The Universe TV Poster Image
In-depth look into outer space is family-friendly.
Network: History
(2007)
(2007)
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When Calls the Heart TV Poster Image
Faith-based period drama has stellar female role models.
Network: Hallmark Channel
(2014)
(2014)
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The Who Was? Show TV Poster Image
Fun books-inspired show intros kids to historical figures.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Yo-Kai Watch TV Poster Image
Game-inspired anime explores emotions in a creative way.
Network: Disney XD
(2015)
(2015)
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Zumbo's Just Desserts TV Poster Image
Family-friendly baking competition with a magic twist.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2017)
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The Big Family Cooking Showdown TV Poster Image
British food contest celebrates families cooking together.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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Cardcaptor Sakura TV Poster Image
Cute action-packed magical girl anime with romance.
Network: WB, Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon
(2012)
(2001)
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Creeped Out TV Poster Image
Creepy anthology series has positive messages, fun frights.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2017)
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Good Witch TV Poster Image
Family-friendly series centers on charming, helpful witch.
Network: Hallmark Channel
(2015)
(2015)
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The Great British Baking Show TV Poster Image
Mild, mouth-watering baking contest great fun for all ages.
Network: PBS, Syndicated
(2015)
(2010)
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Headspace Guide to Meditation TV Poster Image
Hip guided meditations help families learn mindfulness.
Network: Netflix
(2021)
(2021)
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The InBESTigators TV Poster Image
Kid detectives solve mysteries in charming Aussie comedy.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Jeopardy! TV Poster Image
What is a classic trivia show with a catchy tune?
Network: Syndicated
(2005)
(1964)
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Julie and the Phantoms TV Poster Image
Heartwarming series wins with music, emotional honesty.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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The Legend of Korra TV Poster Image
Strong heroine, positive messages make great fantasy series.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2012)
(2012)
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Kulipari: An Army of Frogs TV Poster Image
Graphic novels inspire fantastic -- but violent -- series.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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Lost & Found Music Studios TV Poster Image
Likable ensemble drama about teens following their dreams.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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Nadiya's Time to Eat TV Poster Image
Feel-good cooking series has cool hacks, great role model.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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The Next Step TV Poster Image
High-drama reality-style series explores peer pressure.
Network: Hulu
(2014)
(2014)
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Power Players TV Poster Image
Toy-themed superhero action show has mild fantasy violence.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2020)
(2019)
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She-Ra and the Princesses of Power TV Poster Image
Likable '80s reboot features strong female heroine.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Star Trek: The Original Series TV Poster Image
A cultural icon that's lived long and prospered.
Network: G4, Syndicated, TV Land
(2005)
(1966)
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Transformers Prime TV Poster Image
Action, violence don't overshadow worthy messages for kids.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2010)
(2010)
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Twelve Forever TV Poster Image
Wonderfully weird show has heart; expect weapons, fighting.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Victorious TV Poster Image
Upbeat iCarly-like tween comedy promotes confidence.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2010)
(2010)
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Voltron: Legendary Defender TV Poster Image
DreamWorks updates '80s toon in tense but fantastic form.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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Wakfu TV Poster Image
Excellent game-inspired anime has likable hero at heart.
Network: Netflix
(2014)
(2014)
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We Bare Bears TV Poster Image
Hilarious bear bros. try to fit into tech-heavy human world.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2015)
(2015)
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Fast & Furious: Spy Racers TV Poster Image
Diverse adventure series' race scenes will thrill tweens.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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The Last Kids on Earth TV Poster Image
Kids fight monsters in funny post-apocalyptic series.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2019)
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Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous TV Poster Image
Fun, diverse tween dino adventure has some scary moments.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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The Unlisted TV Poster Image
Australian tween sci-fi mystery is a delight, some peril.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Trollhunters TV Poster Image
Action-packed adventure show has scares, great role model.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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3Below: Tales of Arcadia TV Poster Image
Action-packed, layered second chapter in del Toro's Arcadia.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2018)
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Alexa & Katie TV Poster Image
Relatable teen dramedy centers on a solid female friendship.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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The American Barbecue Showdown TV Poster Image
Barbecue cooking competition show is loose, fun.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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The Dragon Prince TV Poster Image
Captivating fantasy tale has positive themes, broad appeal.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Heartland TV Poster Image
Organ-donation drama mixes grit and emotion.
Network: TNT
(2007)
(2007)
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The Hollow TV Poster Image
Mystical animated series plays like "Lost" for tweens.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Night on Earth TV Poster Image
Revelatory nature docu captures nocturnal animals worldwide.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Rilakkuma and Kaoru TV Poster Image
Human, animal characters shine in quirky slice-of-life show.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine TV Poster Image
Strong spin-off is more violent than the others.
Network: Spike, Syndicated
(2006)
(1993)
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Sugar Rush TV Poster Image
Timely twist on baking contest adds strategy to the mix.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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The Twilight Zone TV Poster Image
Classic morality tales still make you think.
Network: Syfy, Syndicated
(2005)
(1959)
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You vs. Wild TV Poster Image
Interactive survival show lets viewers decide star's fate.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Alien Worlds TV Poster Image
Nature show uses aliens to reveal unique life on Earth.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance TV Poster Image
Prequel saga is tense, violent, and a visual masterpiece.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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History 101 TV Poster Image
Smart, engrossing history series explores variety of topics.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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The Letter for the King TV Poster Image
Underdog hero stands out in book-based fantasy series.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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One Piece TV Poster Image
Close friends chase their dreams in high-seas adventure.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2012)
(2004)
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Raising Dion TV Poster Image
Supervillain violence, bullying in excellent family drama.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Salt Fat Acid Heat TV Poster Image
Global-minded food show concentrates on the basics.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Supergirl TV Poster Image
Strong female lead shoulders the weight of superhero series.
Network: CBS
(2015)
(2015)
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Watership Down TV Poster Image
Compelling, dramatic, dark miniseries is very violent.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Anne with an E TV Poster Image
Dark, intense Green Gables retelling not for all Anne fans.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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Chef's Table TV Poster Image
Documentary series on chefs and food is thoughtful, diverse.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2015)
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Cooked TV Poster Image
Enticing docuseries explores humans' relationship to food.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell TV Poster Image
Creativity abounds on macabre, sometimes edgy cooking show.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Daughters of Destiny TV Poster Image
Gripping documentary follows five girls moving up in India.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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Dolly Parton's Heartstrings TV Poster Image
Compelling dramatic tales bring iconic song lyrics to life.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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The Good Place TV Poster Image
Incredibly original afterlife sitcom has charm, diversity.
Network: NBC
(2016)
(2016)
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Immigration Nation TV Poster Image
Damning documentary series puts ICE under the microscope.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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Lost Song TV Poster Image
Exciting anime fantasy has strong female lead.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Magic for Humans TV Poster Image
Magic series mixes illusion with humor, has some language.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
(2018)
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Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return TV Poster Image
Successor to cult fave is just as funny as the original.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
(2017)
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Northern Rescue TV Poster Image
Heartfelt, emotional drama tackles tough issues head on.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
(2019)
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Whose Vote Counts, Explained TV Poster Image
Docu series explains complicated U.S. electoral system.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
(2020)
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White Rabbit Project TV Poster Image
MythBusters crew has fun exploring history with science.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2016)
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