Movies and TV shows set in kindergarten

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in kindergarten ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, touching and serious films and TV shows about / with school, friendship, children, youth, runaway, storytelling, mentor, teacher, disorder and family plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
kindergarten movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as kindergarten: Kindergarten Cop (1990), Rabbit Without Ears (2007), The Kindergarten Teacher (2018), Daddy Day Care (2003), Mickey Mouse Clubhouse (2006), The Kindergarten Teacher (2014), Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965), Ponette (1996), Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), Gentlemen of Fortune (1971).

List of movies set in kindergarten

Kindergarten Cop (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hard-edged cop John Kimble gets more than he bargained for when he goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher to get the goods on a brutal drug lord while at the same time protecting the man's young son. Pitted against a class of boisterous ...
Style: humorous, sincere, funny, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: fish out of water, mischievous children, teacher, undercover, police investigation, hidden identity, working undercover, disorder, small town, chase, police detective, danger ...
Time: 20th century, twentieth century, year 1990, 1990s, 80s
Place: kindergarten, oregon, california
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Rabbit Without Ears (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Rainbow press reporter Ludo is sentenced to 8 months, but is released on probation. But he has to work 300 hours for a local daycare center and meets Anna who has unfinished business with him.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, kids
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, ladykiller, couple relations, love and romance, love of one's life, buddies, fish out of water, one-night stand, opposites attract, womanizer, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s
Place: kindergarten, germany, europe, london, hawaii
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The Kindergarten Teacher (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Israel, UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lisa Spinelli is a Staten Island teacher who is unusually devoted to her students. When she discovers one of her five-year-olds is a prodigy, she becomes fascinated with the boy, ultimately risking her family and freedom to nurture his talent.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, rough
Plot: child prodigy, child abduction, female protagonist, talented, parenting, child, reciting poetry, little boy, poetry, teacher student relationship, poetry reading
Place: kindergarten
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Daddy Day Care (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: children, mischievous children, farce, fish out of water, unemployment, goofy hero, friends, nothing goes right, workplace situations, down on your luck, workplace, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kindergarten, usa
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Mickey Mouse Clubhouse (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mickey Mouse Clubhouse is an American animated television series, that premiered in prime time on Disney Channel on May 5, 2006. The program was originally part of the Playhouse Disney daily block intended for preschoolers. On February 14, 2011, it ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: mickey mouse, imaginary, best friends, teaching the ways of the world, magic, house, mouse, clubhouse, escapades, heroes, partners, family ...
Place: kindergarten
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The Kindergarten Teacher (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A teacher discovers in a five year-old child a prodigious gift for poetry. Amazed and inspired by this young boy, she decides to protect his talent in spite of everyone.
Style: realistic, biting, clever, serious, offbeat
Plot: obsession, single parent, youth, prodigy, estrangement, family relations, power relations, dedicated educator, unfulfillment, teaching the ways of the world, losing-it hero, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, kindergarten, tel aviv israel
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Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A woman reports that her young daughter is missing, but there seems to be no evidence that she ever existed.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: missing child, investigation, kidnapping, school, missing person, mystery, celebrity culture, parents and children, golden years, gays and lesbians, riddles and clues, siblings relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, kindergarten, london, europe, scotland yard
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Ponette (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A four-year-old girl must come to terms with the loss of her mother and the reality of death in this award-winning French drama. Little Ponette (Victoire Thivisol) is riding in a car with her mother when they're involved in a serious accident; ...
Style: talky, emotional, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: bereavement, boarding school, hopes, dealing with death, human nature, death in the family, family problems, youth, child, death, children, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: kindergarten, france, tokyo
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Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, coming of age, lovers, lesbian relationship, love affair, teenage love, french, gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, young woman, sexual attraction ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: france, kindergarten, europe, california
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Gentlemen of Fortune (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A kindergarten director Troshkin is a dead ringer for a criminal nicknamed "Docent" who stole the priceless...
Style: humorous, witty, funny, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: criminal heroes, cons and scams, lookalikes, expedition, hidden identity, crime, criminal gang, disguise, undercover, petty criminal, impersonating, secret agent ...
Time: 70s
Place: kindergarten, soviet union, russia
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Rabbit Without Ears 2 (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Two years have passed. There is a normal life, but handsome Ludo meets his old love, and Anna is very jealous...
Style: realistic, sexual, humorous, semi serious
Plot: breakup, journalism, nosy, romance, love and romance, couples, alcohol, falling from height, male nudity, transvestism, rooftop, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kindergarten, germany
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Dream Team (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Thailand
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Soccer coach Byrd is persuaded by teacher Noo Lek to help coach ten of the school's kindergarteners students for a tug-of-war tournament being staged as part of the 18th National Kindergarten Sports Competition. Problems arise upon learning the ...
Plot: tug of war, competition, children, parents, ambition
Place: thailand, kindergarten
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Kindergarten Cop 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Assigned to recover sensitive stolen data, a gruff FBI agent goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher, but the school's liberal, politically correct environment is more than he bargained for.
Plot: children, teacher, school, fish out of water, undercover, fbi, flash drive, fbi agent
Place: kindergarten
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The Powerpuff Girls (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Powerpuff Girls is a animated television series about Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup, three kindergarten-aged girls with superpowers, as well as their "father", the brainy scientist Professor Utonium, who all live in the fictional ...
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, exciting, dark humor
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, mayor, monster, experiment, imaginary, escapades, master villain, parents and children, family, crimes, save the day, superhuman powers ...
Time: 2000s, 1990s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: kindergarten, usa
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The Hunt (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son’s custody. His life slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by an innocent little lie.
Style: thought provoking, bleak, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: false accusation, pedophile, life turned upside down, injustice, small town life, society, family relations, social relations, teacher, human nature, parents and children, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, kindergarten
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The Best and the Brightest (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the world of New York City's elite private kindergartens, The Best and the Brightest centers on a fresh-faced young couple, Samantha and Jeff, who have only recently moved into town. The comedy centers on their dawning realization of the ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, not serious
Plot: mistaken identity, moral dilemma, blind ambition, couple relations, parents and children, hidden identity, farce, obsession, ambition, family relations, disorder, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kindergarten, new york
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Brother White (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Synopsis James White (White) is one of dozens of associate pastors at a mega church in Southern California under the tutelage of television evangelist Johnny Kingman (Wise). He always longed to have his own church and jumps at the opportunity to ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, uplifting, touching
Plot: church, pastor, misfit, human spirit, social relations, religions or cults, fish out of water, clergy, society, save the day, hopes, debt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, kindergarten, los angeles, atlanta georgia
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The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional career.
Style: sentimental, emotional, uplifting, inspirational, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: human spirit, life is a bitch, against the odds, rise to the top, down on your luck, single parent, hopes, success, ambition, life, parents and children, financial problem ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, kindergarten
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Toy Story 3 (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Woody, Buzz, and the rest of Andy's toys haven't been played with in years. With Andy about to go to college, the gang find themselves accidentally left at a nefarious day care center. The toys must band together to escape and return home ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, escape, friends, toys, adventure, imaginary, cowboy, peril, dog, teddy bear, toy comes to life, toy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: kindergarten, ohio
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Angelic Layer (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: 12-year-old Misaki Suzuhara has just gotten involved in Angelic Layer, a battling game using electronic dolls called angels. Even as a newbie, Misaki shows advanced skills as she meets new friends and enters Angelic Layer tournaments to fight the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good, fairy tale
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, martial arts, babies and infants, inventions and discoveries, adventure, future dystopia, androids and robots, master villain, contests and competitions, young heroes, parents and children, city life ...
Place: tokyo, kindergarten, japan
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Timothy Goes to School (2000)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Timothy Goes to School is a cartoon series based on the Yoko series and other individual books by Rosemary Wells such as "Shy Charles", "Fritz and the Mess Fairy" and "Noisy Nora", but is titled after the book of the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dedicated educator, friendship, youth, power relations, misfit, fish out of water, family, teaching the ways of the world, school, beaver, fox, raccoon ...
Place: kindergarten
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Little Red Flowers (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Liang is a four-year-old little rebel, possessed of a pair of luminous eyes and a precociously indomitable will. His father deposits him at a well-appointed residential kindergarten in post-1949 Beijing, since his parents are often away. Life at the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, serious
Plot: boarding school, road not taken, dedicated educator, boarding school life, power relations, social relations, idealism, coming of age, political unrest, orphan, high school, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, kindergarten, asia
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It All Starts Today (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Set in a forlorn mining town near Valencienne in the north of France, the story is about one man's struggle to bring life to his once prosperous village and its inhabitants. Philippe Torreton, who won a César for Best Actor with his title role ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, gloomy, bleak, serious ...
Plot: teacher, life is a bitch, hopes, society, social worker, dysfunctional family, social decay, realism, small town life, fighting the system, small town, dedicated educator ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, kindergarten
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The Wedding Wish (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high-school girl makes a wish to marry her crush, the star of the football team who doesn't even know she's alive. Then a solar eclipse magically transports them 17 years into the future to the day of their wedding.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, offbeat
Plot: time travel, high school life, school, romance, love and romance, hopes, imaginary, youth, destiny, high school, store, true love ...
Time: 30s, 90s, 1990s
Place: kindergarten
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Bunny Drop (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: By force of circumstances, a 30-year-old single man with a full-time job suddenly starts raising a 6-year-old girl. While running each other ragged, the two of them gradually grow into a "family".
Style: sincere, touching, humorous, semi serious, light
Plot: adoption, single father, orphan, little girl, uncle niece relationship, friendship, parents and children, everyday life, adoptive father, coming of age, slice of life, young man ...
Place: kindergarten, japan
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The Brood (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man tries to uncover an unconventional psychologist's therapy techniques on his institutionalized wife, while a series of brutal attacks committed by a brood of mutant children coincides with the husband's investigation.
Style: disturbing, psychological, atmospheric, scary, tense ...
Plot: murder, mutant, attic, strangulation, body horror, dwarf, supernatural, vengeance, transformation, danger, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: kindergarten, canada
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Timmy Time (2009)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 10 min.
Story: Timmy Time is a British animated pre-school children's comedy series created by the BBC and Aardman Animations. It started broadcasting in the UK on CBeebies on 6 April 2009. The show is a spin off from the Shaun the Sheep animation which ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: toddlers, family outing
Plot: friendship, sheep, family, escapades, grownups, mischievous children, friends, social relations, school, pirate, disorder, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kindergarten
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The Vulture (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two old women who happen to be pickpockets stole money from Simon, the taxi driver. The police are unable to find the thieves, so Simon decides to find them himself.
Style: tragic ending
Plot: pickpocket, taxi driver, investigation, passenger, duel, threat, killing an animal, rope, driver, frustration, traffic, winter ...
Time: 20th century
Place: kindergarten, hungary, budapest
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The Day's Organ (2019)
Genre: Family, War
Country: Japan
Story: Set towards the end of World War II, Kaede Itakura, who leads kindergartners, and Mitsue Nonomiya, who enjoys music, persuades the parents at the school to take their children out of Tokyo. They seek shelter at an abandoned temple in Saitama while ...
Plot: war crime, teacher, student, world war two, japanese woman
Place: kindergarten, tokyo
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Balloon (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Two families attempt a daredevil plan to escape DDR with a homemade hot air balloon, but it crashes just before the border. The Stasi finds traces of this attempt to escape and immediately starts investigations, while the two families are forced to ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: berlin wall, german history, border patrol, escape plan, physicist, teenage girl, interrogation, teenage boy, hotel room, electrician, secret plan, first kiss ...
Time: year 1979, year 1989
Place: east germany, german democratic republic, west germany, east berlin east germany, kindergarten
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