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Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Inspiring, faith-filled tale has emotion, serious themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Heidi (2015) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Enjoyable, beautiful, warmhearted remake of classic tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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A Little Princess Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Wonderful adaptation of classic book; some scary moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Anne of Green Gables Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Faithful, sensitive take on classic novel is great for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman TV Poster Image
age 7+
Endearing historical drama is a classic for families.
Network: Syndicated
(1993)
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Pinocchio (2018) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Reimagining of classic tale has lots of peril, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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When Calls the Heart: The  Heart of Homecoming Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Christmas comes to Hope Valley in wholesome, feel-good tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Dick Van Dyke Show TV Poster Image
age 7+
Kennedy-era comedy series offers good family fun.
Network: Syndicated, TV Land
(1961)
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The Waltons TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Beloved '70s family classic continues to win fans.
Network: Hallmark Channel, Syndicated
(1972)
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Elf Movie Poster Image
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Elf
age 7+
Peppy holiday favorite for both kids and parents.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Coco Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Stunningly animated, poignant tribute to family and culture.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Muppet Show TV Poster Image
age 7+
Classic Muppet series mixes stars and kid-friendly content.
Network: Syndicated
(1976)
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The Man Who Invented Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Heartfelt take on idea for Charles Dickens holiday classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Christopher Robin Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Sweet but slow tale about the power of family, imagination.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Family Matters TV Poster Image
age 8+
Urkel and company still offer lots of family fun.
Network: Freeform, Nickelodeon, Syndicated
(1989)
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Swiss Family Robinson Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Good intro to older movies for kids; watch for stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1960)
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Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Inspirational docu has themes of perseverance, gratitude.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Thanks a Million TV Poster Image
age 8+
Celebs start chains of gratitude in short feel-good stories.
Network: Quibi
(2020)
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The Princess Diaries Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Sweet tale about growing up is terrific fun for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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You Wish! Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Familiar but well-told fantasy tale has positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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