Children movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant children movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, entertaining, feel good, sweet, light and realistic films and TV shows about / with children, family relations, runaway, family, childhood, storytelling, youth, culture clash, dialogue and mentor plots mostly in Family, Comedy and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as children: Are We There Yet? (2005), The Pacifier (2005), Daddy Day Care (2003), Peter Pan (2003), Yours, Mine and Ours (1968), The Good Son (1993), Coraline (2009), Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992), The White Ribbon (2009), Daddy's Home (2015).

List of children movies

Are We There Yet? (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The fledgling romance between Nick, a playboy bachelor, and Suzanne, a divorced mother of two, is threatened by a particularly harrowing New Years Eve. When Suzanne's work keeps her in Vancouver for the holiday, Nick offers to bring her kids to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: children, road trip, mischievous children, on the road, family relations, family, parents and children, couple relations, nothing goes right, romance, family life, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, oregon, usa
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
Style: feel good, fairy tale, surreal, colourful, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: children, fantasy world, candy, imaginary, chocolate, family, social differences, contests and competitions, adventure, childhood, society, mysterious character ...
Place: germany, england, atlanta georgia, tokyo, denver colorado ...
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 5.6
 86K
The Pacifier (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Disgraced Navy SEAL Shane Wolfe is handed a new assignment: Protect the five Plummer kids from enemies of their recently deceased father -- a government scientist whose top-secret experiment remains hidden in the kids' house.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: family, children, mischievous children, bodyguard, nanny, fish out of water, family in danger, danger, martial arts, ex military, one against many, adult child friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.6
 62K
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, teens, girls' night
Plot: children, unemployment, mischievous children, farce, fish out of water, goofy hero, kindergarten, nothing goes right, workplace situations, friends, disorder, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Belgium, Canada
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, atmospheric, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: fantasy world, orphan, time travel, children, imaginary, time loop, youth, adventure, boarding school life, dark fantasy, riddles and clues, monster ...
Time: year 1943, 1940s, year 2016
Place: england, wales, florida, europe
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 6.8
 65K
Peter Pan (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, USA, New Zealand
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckling and the fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become the heroes of an even greater story, when Peter Pan flies into ...
Style: captivating, feel good, exciting, fairy tale, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: fantasy world, fairy, adventure, imaginary, pirate, childhood, children, mermaid, island, first love, imaginary kingdom, magic ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, big ben london
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Yours, Mine and Ours (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When a widower with 10 children marries a widow with 8, can the 20 of them ever come together as one big happy family?
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, teens
Plot: children, family life, adoption, sisters, fall in love, siblings relations, love and romance, couple relations, single parent, childhood, doctors, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: san francisco
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 6.4
 36K
The Good Son (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young boy stays with his aunt and uncle, and befriends his cousin who's the same age. But his cousin begins showing increasing signs of psychotic behavior.
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: murder, children, sociopath, danger, manipulation, parents and children, crimes, sadism, deception, disbelieving adult, problem child, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, asia, maine, usa, new england
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 7.7
 190K
Coraline (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, ...
Style: surreal, gothic, scary, stylized, dark ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, horror for children
Plot: parallel world, dark fantasy, family, adventure, danger, parents and children, alternate reality, imaginary, children, talking animals, weirdo, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, michigan, texas
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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Instead of flying to Florida with his folks, Kevin ends up alone in New York, where he gets a hotel room with his dad's credit card—despite problems from a clerk and meddling bellboy. But when Kevin runs into his old nemeses, the Wet Bandits, ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, adventure, holiday, children, when the parents are away, danger, family, home alone, young heroes, robbery, trap, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, florida, usa
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The White Ribbon (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Canada
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.
Style: disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: sexual abuse, children, child abuse, punishment, physical appearance, family secret, domestic violence, death, cruelty, teacher, torture, innocence ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1914
Place: germany, europe, italy, northern germany
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 6.2
 105K
Daddy's Home (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a mild-mannered radio executive (Ferrell) who strives to become the best stepdad ever to his wife's two children, but complications ensue when their freewheeling, freeloading real father arrives, forcing stepdad to compete for the ...
Style: funny, sweet, absurd, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: family, father, children, kids and family, uninhibited rivalry, divorce, rivals, father daughter relationship, rival, father son relationship, parents, culture clash ...
Place: new orleans
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 6.9
 36K
The Nanny (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Fran, fresh out of her job as a bridal consultant in her boyfriend’s shop, first appears on the doorstep of Broadway producer Maxwell Sheffield peddling cosmetics, and quickly stumbled upon the opportunity to become The Nanny for his three ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nanny, female protagonist, children, family relations, workplace, fish out of water, society, eligible bachelor, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, butler ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.1
 5K
La Ciénaga (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, France, Spain, Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Chekhov in contemporary Argentina. Mecha and Gregorio are at their rundown country place near La Ciénaga with their teen children. It's hot. The adults drink constantly; Mecha cuts herself, engendering a trip to the hospital and a visit from ...
Style: neorealism, touching, captivating, sincere, suspense ...
Plot: children, racism, drink, family problems, dysfunctional family, couples, crumbling marriage, neo realism, parents and children, eccentric family, incest, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america, usa, los angeles
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 7.6
 450K
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, light, not serious, funny, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, holiday, family, home invasion, when the parents are away, kids and family, child protagonist, youth, danger, neighbor, children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, america, paris france, france ...
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Dinosaur Island (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The adventure begins when Lucas, a 13 year old boy, embarks on the vacation of a lifetime. When disaster strikes, Lucas finds himself stranded in a strange land littered with ghost ships and prehistoric creatures. While searching for other signs of ...
Style: captivating, sincere, colourful, disturbing
Plot: children, dinosaur, island, time travel, alternate dimension, tribe, pet, pets, treehouse
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 5.9
 20K
It Takes Two (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Identical 9-year-olds from very different backgrounds: orphaned Amanda and wealthy Alyssa meet at summer camp and decide to switch places -- and play matchmaker between Alyssa's dad, Roger, and the kind social worker who cares for Amanda.
Style: feel good, sweet, touching, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: twins, mischievous children, orphan, family, summer camp, single parent, fall in love, children, social worker, adoption, switching roles, social differences ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, london, new york
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The Florida Project (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, thought provoking
Plot: motel, friendship, drug addiction, little girl, mother daughter relationship, children, eviction, single mother, mother child separation, social services, female friendship, parent child relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, orlando florida
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In the Name of Sherlock Holmes (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Hungary
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The movie follows two boys, Holmes and Watson in their investigation into the disappearance of the city's children that eventually leads to a dark journey into the supernatural.
Style: semi serious, light, sincere, captivating
Plot: children, investigation, journey, supernatural, sherlock holmes, clue, tent, overalls, rabbit, caretaker, candy, loss of mother ...
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 6.5
 66K
Nanny McPhee (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Widower Cedric Brown hires Nanny McPhee to care for his seven rambunctious children, who have chased away all previous nannies. Taunted by Simon and his siblings, Nanny McPhee uses mystical powers to instill discipline. And when the children's ...
Style: touching, fairy tale, humorous, sweet, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: witch, nanny, mischievous children, parents and children, single father, bully, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, family relations, family, magic, children ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, europe, london
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Nanny McPhee Returns (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Nanny McPhee appears at the door of a harried young mother, Mrs. Isabel Green, who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war. But once she’s arrived, Nanny McPhee discovers that the children are fighting a war of their own ...
Style: touching, fairy tale, captivating, feel good, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: nanny, family, countryside, mischievous children, farm, children, save the day, siblings relations, parents and children, motorcycle chase, family values, magic ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
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 6.6
 97K
Monster House (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Monsters under the bed are scary enough, but what happens when an entire house is out to get you? Three teens aim to find out when they go up against a decrepit neighboring home and unlock its frightening secrets.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, dark, scary, humorous ...
Audience: horror for children, kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: halloween, haunted house, neighbor, ghost, family, children, computer animation, disorder, suburbs, friendship, supernatural, mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Velveteen Rabbit (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lonely boy wins over his distant father and strict grandmother with help from a brave velveteen rabbit whose one wish is to become a real rabbit someday
Style: feel good, fairy tale, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, children, family relations, friendship, objects come to life, imaginary, escapades, attic, youth, family life, love, christmas ...
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 5.7
 64K
Beethoven (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Newton family live in their comfortable home, but there seems to something missing. This "hole" is filled by a small puppy, who walks into their home and their lives. Beethoven, as he is named, grows into a giant of a dog... a St ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, sincere, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: dog, puppy, pets, family, children, nothing goes right, parents and children, family life, suburbs, rescue, family relations, animal rescue ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, san francisco
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The Little Rascals Save the Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Little Rascals are back in an all-new movie! Join the fun with Spanky, Alfalfa, Darla, Buckwheat, Petey the dog and the whole gang as they are up to their usual mischief! The Rascals try anything to raise the money needed to save their ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: children, friends, gang, family, save the day, family relations, taxi, disorder, youth, goofy hero, eccentric family, pets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.9
 2K
Süskind (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, Walter Süskind is a member of the Dutch Jewish Council who rescues hundreds of children from the concentration camps.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, emotional, bleak
Plot: nazi occupation, ss, children, selflessness, idealism, human spirit, rescue, deportation, escape attempt, holocaust, danger, wartime life ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: holland, europe, amsterdam
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 6.7
 3K
Our Children (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Switzerland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Young and full of life, Murielle (Emilie Dequenne, Rosetta) has a promising future ahead of her when she meets and falls head over heels for Mounir (Tahar Rahim, A Prophet). A wedding soon follows, and the happy couple quickly set about preparing to ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, sincere, tense ...
Plot: generosity, children, love, downfall, family relations, family problems, mentally unstable, family in crisis, fall in love, destructive relationship, parents and children, losing-it hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: belgium, morocco
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 6.6
 2K
Agnes Browne (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Agnes Browne's husband died, she discovered something amazing... Herself.
Style: sentimental, emotional, humorous, sincere, uplifting ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: working class, children, family relations, best friend, family problems, single parent, down on your luck, life is a bitch, hopes, human spirit, puberty, family in crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: ireland, europe, boston
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 5.5
 106K
Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, colourful, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, secret agents, young heroes, spy, child spy, fantasy world, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, kidnapping, rescue, children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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 8.9
 66K
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: offbeat, captivating, exciting, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, horror for children
Plot: supernatural, twins, friendship, small town, imaginary, youth, adventure, monster, small town life, siblings relations, mysterious place, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa, california
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