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, serious and feel good films and TV shows about / with school, children, friendship, runaway, mentor, youth, storytelling, catastrophe, life philosophy and vengeance plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Animation genres shot in USA, France, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as kindergarten: Kindergarten Cop (1990), Daddy Day Care (2003), Mickey Mouse Clubhouse (2006), Rabbit Without Ears (2007), The Kindergarten Teacher (2018), Gentlemen of Fortune (1971), Rabbit Without Ears 2 (2009), The Hunt (2012), The Kindergarten Teacher (2014), Dream Team (2008).

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, teacher, hidden identity, undercover, police investigation, working undercover, disorder, mischievous children, small town, chase, bullying, police ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, twentieth century, year 1990, 80s
Place: kindergarten, oregon, california
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 5.5
 56K
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, farce, fish out of water, family, unemployment, goofy hero, mischievous children, nothing goes right, disorder, success, workplace situations, friends ...
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, best friends, imaginary, teaching the ways of the world, house, magic, clubhouse, mouse, adventurer, family, escapades, heroes ...
Place: kindergarten
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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, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, kids
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, buddies, love of one's life, one-night stand, ladykiller, german, couple relations, fish out of water, couples, journalism, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s
Place: kindergarten, germany, europe, london, hawaii
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The Kindergarten Teacher (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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, child, parenting, reciting poetry
Place: kindergarten
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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, semi serious ...
Plot: criminal heroes, cons and scams, lookalikes, crime, hidden identity, criminal gang, disguise, expedition, impersonating, petty criminal, secret agent, undercover ...
Time: 70s
Place: soviet union, kindergarten, 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: breakup, couples, journalism, romance, love and romance, nosy, toilet, dream, broken nose, age difference, transvestism, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kindergarten, germany
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 8.3
 226K
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, realistic, tense, serious ...
Plot: false accusation, life turned upside down, small town life, injustice, pedophile, teacher, deer, lie, social relations, human nature, parents and children, hunting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, 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: offbeat, serious, clever, realistic, biting
Plot: losing-it hero, prodigy, obsession, unfulfillment, power relations, dedicated educator, single parent, teachers and students, teaching the ways of the world, estrangement, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kindergarten, israel
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 5.3
 17
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, ambition, parents, children
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, fbi, undercover, fish out of water, school, teacher, 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, not serious, stylized, exciting, dark humor
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: superhero, mayor, experiment, monster, superhuman powers, young heroes, adventure, save the day, heroic mission, family, good versus evil, escapades ...
Place: kindergarten, usa
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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, touching, sincere, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: lesbian, coming of age, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, lgbt, lovers, teenage love, french, adolescence, young woman, youth, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, kindergarten, europe, california
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 7.6
 4K
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, touching, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: boarding school, bereavement, dealing with death, child, hopes, youth, human nature, boarding school life, death in the family, family problems, death, children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: kindergarten, france, tokyo
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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: suspenseful, psychological, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: missing child, school, investigation, kidnapping, mystery, missing person, single parent, mind game, psychological thriller, swing, parents and children, estrangement ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, kindergarten, london, europe, scotland yard
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 7.1
 528
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, stylized
Audience: toddlers, family outing
Plot: friendship, sheep, mischievous children, family, bird, animal, escapades, youth, social relations, disorder, friends, pirate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kindergarten
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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: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, family, teaching the ways of the world, dedicated educator, fish out of water, misfit, youth, power relations, fox, cat, raccoon, school ...
Place: kindergarten
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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: serious, thought provoking, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: teacher, realism, dedicated educator, hopes, small town, society, power relations, life is a bitch, teachers and students, dysfunctional family, small town life, social decay ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, kindergarten, europe
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 8.4
 2K
Bunny Drop (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
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".
Plot: slice of life, coming of age, adoptive father, little girl, adoption, girl, death of father, funeral, young man, orphan, illegitimate daughter, death of grandfather ...
Place: kindergarten, japan
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Plot: farce, hidden identity, blind ambition, obsession, couple relations, ambition, dishonesty, couples, disorder, moral dilemma, parents and children, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, 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: humorous, serious, realistic
Plot: boarding school, dedicated educator, idealism, rebellion, school, teachers and students, high school life, coming of age, youth, high school, power relations, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia, 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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, touching
Plot: time travel, true love, high school, romance, school, high school life, store, love and romance, youth, destiny, teenage life, hopes ...
Time: 30s, 90s, 1990s
Place: kindergarten
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 7.1
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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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, friendship, androids and robots, small town, master villain, adventure, young heroes, urban, man versus machine, save the world, parallel world, heroes ...
Place: japan, tokyo, kindergarten
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 8.3
 648K
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: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, escape, friends, toys, imaginary, college, toy, toy comes to life, teddy bear, hostage, getting home ...
Time: 2010s
Place: kindergarten, ohio
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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, serious, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: human spirit, life is a bitch, single parent, down on your luck, rise to the top, against the odds, hopes, life, success, ambition, parents and children, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, kindergarten
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 6.9
 21K
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: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: body horror, mutant, murder, attic, strangulation, divorce, dwarf, psychologist, supernatural, vengeance, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: kindergarten, canada
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 6.0
 531
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: semi serious, uplifting, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: church, pastor, clergy, human spirit, christian, fish out of water, religions or cults, hopes, society, save the day, misfit, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, kindergarten, atlanta georgia
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The Tao of Steve (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Underachieving, overweight kindergarten teacher Dex finds a woman who forces him to reexamine his Zen-like system of seduction.
Style: talky, clever, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, introspection, fall in love, hopes, love and romance, partners, couples, power relations, friends, buddies, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new mexico, usa, kindergarten, new jersey, california
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 8.0
 769
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, rope, driver, winter, frustration, thirst, vigilante, sunglasses, dinner, garage, traffic light ...
Time: 20th century
Place: budapest, hungary, kindergarten
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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: japanese woman, student, teacher, world war two, war crime
Place: tokyo, kindergarten
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