Pre-teens movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant pre-teens movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, exciting, semi serious, feel good, entertaining and not serious films and TV shows about / with family, adventure, escapades, friendship, disorder, imaginary, friends, danger, heroes and mentor plots mostly in Family, Comedy and Animation genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as pre-teens: How to Train Your Dragon (2010), Jumanji (1995), Despicable Me (2010), Gravity Falls (2012), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2012), Hey Arnold! (1994), Paddington (2014), Home Alone (1990), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990), Garfield (2004).
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Gravity Falls (2012)
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
USA
23 min.
 8.9
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (2010)
Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
USA
23 min.
 8.0
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Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
USA
97 min.
 6.3
Goosebumps: Haunted Halloween (2018)
Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
USA, UK
90 min.
 5.8

List of pre-teens movies

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, touching, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, friendship, adventure, family, warrior, training, imaginary kingdom, journey, imaginary, animal training, vikings, teamwork ...
Place: scandinavia
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, touching, twists and turns, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: witch, school, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, chosen one, friendship, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, family, best friends, adventure, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992, year 1991, 1990s
Place: england, europe
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Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated is the eleventh incarnation of Hanna-Barbera's Scooby-Doo animated series, and the first incarnation not to be first-run on Saturday mornings. The series is produced by Warner Bros. Animation and Cartoon Network ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, goofy hero, investigation, scooby doo, friends, danger, amateur detective, mystery, monster, crimes, witch, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.9
 257K
Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, offbeat, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, getting home, jungle, young heroes, disappearance, family, mischievous children, danger, parallel world, board game, disorder, childhood ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 20th century, 60s, 1860s ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
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 7.7
 444K
Despicable Me (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Villainous Gru lives up to his reputation as a despicable, deplorable and downright unlikable guy when he hatches a plan to steal the moon from the sky. But he has a tough time staying on task after three orphans land in his care.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, family, friendship, chase, villain, mad scientist, little girl, orphan, supervillain, adoptive father, heist, master villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, 1960s ...
Place: usa, egypt, north korea
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 8.9
 45K
Gravity Falls (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Twin brother and sister Dipper and Mabel Pines are in for an unexpected adventure when they spend the summer helping their great uncle Stan run a tourist trap in the mysterious town of Gravity Falls, Oregon.
Style: humorous, offbeat, exciting, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: small town, twins, family, mysterious place, supernatural, small town life, good versus evil, adventure, imaginary, youth, siblings relations, creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: humorous, exciting, funny, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, mutant, master villain, genetically altered, turtle, teenager, martial arts, family, ninja, rat, enemy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 7.7
 26K
Hey Arnold! (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The daily life of Arnold--a fourth-grader with a wild imagination, street smarts and a head shaped like a football.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, grandparent and grandchild, mischievous children, adventure, youth, family, elementary school, first love, everyday life, child's point of view, boy, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Now, we find the rowdy extraterrestrial getting used to life with his new ohana. However, a malfunction in the ultimate creation of Dr. Jumba soon emerges, which reinstates his destructive programming and threatens to both ruin his friendship with ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, touching, captivating
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: benign alien, family, good versus evil, friendship, adventure, danger, heroes, rivalry, space and aliens, pet, adoption, fish out of water ...
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 7.2
 76K
Paddington (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search of a new home. The bear, dubbed "Paddington" for the london train station, finds shelter with the family of Henry and Mary ...
Style: touching, humorous, sweet, entertaining, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, adventure, goofy hero, bear, fish out of water, adoption, anthropomorphic animal, disorder, explorer, kids and family, jungle, escape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, peru, europe
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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Belgium
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A teenager finds himself transported to an island where he must help protect a group of orphans with special powers from creatures intent on destroying them.
Style: exciting, gothic, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, time travel, orphan, riddles and clues, imaginary, boarding school life, destiny, boarding school, transformation, youth, island, monster ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943
Place: england, florida, wales, europe
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 7.5
 379K
Home Alone (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, family, holiday, when the parents are away, young heroes, crime gone awry, danger, home alone, neighbor, precocious child, prank ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, illinois, paris france, chicago illinois, france ...
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A quartet of mutated humanoid turtles clash with an uprising criminal gang of ninjas
Style: exciting, humorous, comic, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: mutant, martial arts, ninja, good versus evil, adventure, secret identity, friendship, master villain, save the day, fighting crime, mentor, genetically altered ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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 5.0
 69K
Garfield (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog named Odie and brings him home, Garfield gets the one thing he doesn't ...
Style: humorous, feel good, comic, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: pets, cat, dog, rescue, animal life, disorder, talking animals, adaptation, tv host, animal shelter, happy ending, adventure ...
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The Little Mermaid (1989)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, light, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: prince, mermaid, princess, witch, imaginary kingdom, impossible love, good versus evil, father daughter relationship, spell, first love, family, fish out of water ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century
Place: caribbean, denmark
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The Emperor's New Groove (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Kuzco is a self-centered emperor who summons Pacha from a village and to tell him that his home will be destroyed to make room for Kuzco's new summer home. Kuzco's advisor, Yzma, tries to poison Kuzco and accidentally turns him into a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: emperor, friendship, llama, kingdom, adventure, change of heart, family, good versus evil, rescue, young heroes, escapades, partners ...
Time: ancient history, 15th century
Place: latin america, peru, south america
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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces E.T., as the alien is dubbed, to his brother ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, feel good, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, date night
Plot: benign alien, alien, children, nasa, ufo, friendship, adventure, halloween, family, hiding place, stranded, young heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, california
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The Angry Beavers (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Angry Beavers is an American animated television series created by Mitch Schauer for the Nickelodeon channel. The series revolves around Daggett and Norbert Beaver, two young beaver brothers who have left their home to become bachelors in the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, funny, dark humor, surreal ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: beaver, friendship, siblings relations, in the woods, escapades, brother brother relationship, family relations, when the parents are away, forest, friends, teenage life, animal life ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
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 5.6
 19K
Open Season 2 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After falling head over hooves in love with Giselle, Elliot's road to the altar takes a slight detour when Mr. Weenie is kidnapped by a group of pampered pets determined to return him to his owners.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, colourful, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: animal life, adventure, friendship, escapades, bear, dachshund, disorder, daring rescue, odd couple, buddies, teaching the ways of the world, getting home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.7
 30K
Drake & Josh (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Drake & Josh is an American television sitcom created by Dan Schneider for Nickelodeon. The series follows the lives of two teenage boys with opposing personalities, Drake Parker and Josh Nichols, who become stepbrothers. Both actors had played ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, realistic, situational comedy ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: teenage life, siblings relations, family, unlikely partners, family relations, lifestyle, manipulations, prank, adolescence vs adulthood, step siblings, deal, disorder ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Transformers (1984)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Transformers is the first animated television series in the Transformers franchise. The series depicts a war among giant robots that can transform into vehicles and other objects.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: androids and robots, space travel, alien encounter, good versus evil, save the world, evil alien, adventure, leadership, danger, chaos, heroic mission, future dystopia ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, future, 20th century, 21st century
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A Monster in Paris (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paris,1910. Emile, a shy movie projectionist, and Raoul, a colorful inventor, find themselves embarked on the hunt for a monster terrorizing citizens. They join forces with Lucille, the big-hearted star of the Bird of Paradise cabaret, an eccentric ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, fairy tale, thought provoking ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, monster, misfit, friends, social misfits, love and romance, transformation, music, buddies, unlikely partners, blind ambition, obsessive quest ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
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The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Follows Jimmy Neutron, his faithful robotic dog, Goddard, and his eclectic friends and family as they experience life in Retroville. Jimmy is a typical kid, who just happens to be a genius. He creates gadgets to improve his everyday life, but his ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, captivating, clever ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, school, inventions and discoveries, young heroes, youth, computer genius, friends, family, disorder, everyday life, parents and children, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.3
 28K
Johnny Bravo (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Johnny Bravo tells the story of a biceps-bulging, karate-chopping free spirit who believes he is a gift from God to the women of the earth. Unfortunately for Johnny, everyone else sees him as a narcissistic Mama's boy with big muscles and even ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, non-linear, absurd ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: womanizer, machismo, wannabe, goofy hero, friendship, misfit, parents and children, self involved, narcissism, surrealism, male objectification, flirting ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Adventures of Puss in Boots (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The world's greatest feline fighter, lover and milk connoisseur is back in this original series filled with daring adventures, great boots, and laugh-out-loud fun! The entire family will be entranced by Puss' fantastical CG world filled ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, colourful, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: cartoon cat, adventurer, heroes, escapades, save the day, family, danger, animal that acts human, sword fight, swordsman, swashbuckler, friendship ...
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 8.3
 17K
Invader ZIM (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Invader Zim is an American animated television series created by Jhonen Vasquez. The show premiered on Nickelodeon on March 30, 2001. The series involves an extraterrestrial named Zim who originates from a planet called Irk, and his ongoing mission ...
Style: dark humor, witty, humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: androids and robots, mad scientist, evil alien, social misfits, adventure, insanity, disguise, paranoia, mistaken identity, family, fish out of water, escapades ...
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Dexter's Laboratory (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Dexter's Laboratory is an American comic science fiction animated children's television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network. The series follows Dexter, a boy-genius with a secret laboratory filled with his collection ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, witty, dark humor
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: laboratory, mad scientist, intelligence, inventions and discoveries, mischievous children, villain, family, secret identity, goofy hero, young heroes, siblings relations, suburbs ...
Time: 20th century
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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the disastrous food storm in the first film, Flint and his friends are forced to leave the town. Flint accepts the invitation from his idol Chester V to join The Live Corp Company, which has been tasked to clean the island, and where the best ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, colourful, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: scientist, friendship, food, island, inventor, adventure, family, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, save the day, danger, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
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 7.9
 6K
Duck Dodgers (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Duck Dodgers is an American animated television series, based on the 1953 theatrical cartoon short Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century, produced by Warner Bros. Animation from 2003 to 2005. The series is a space opera, featuring the fictional Looney ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, surreal, witty, clever ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: cartoon duck, outer space, anti heroes, goofy hero, adventure, mars, evil alien, escapades, parody, space and aliens, heroic mission, partners ...
Time: future
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 8.2
 2K
Spellbinder (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, Poland
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Spellbinder is a fantasy teen drama/science fiction television series, produced by Film Australia & Telewizja Polska in association with the Australian Children's Television Foundation. The series is a 1995 serial of 26 episodes, ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, tense, twists and turns, captivating ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: parallel world, adventure, danger, teenager, wizards and magicians, young heroes, getting home, escapades, friendship, rivalry, family, disorder ...
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