The Very Best Children's Movies

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List Criteria: Vote for your personal favorite Children's films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

Kid's movies list--all of the best films for children that were ever made, including classics like E.T. and more recent kid's movies like Finding Nemo. Find out which of your favorite kid and family-friendly movies are currently streaming on Netflix Instant and Amazon Prime

This children's movie list is a great reference if you're looking for something to watch with the whole family tonight. This list of children's films also contains children's movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film.

These are the best children's movies of all time!

These are the top films in the children's genre. You know, movies for kids, or "children's cinema." "Children's Cinema" is made up. Totally not a real thing.

This list contains movies like The Lion King, and Finding Nemo.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these children's movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theaters for the first time, this is a list of good children's movies that can be helpful in any situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest children's movies, here is the full children's movies list, ordered from best to worst.

Children\'s movies have been directed by some pretty famous names, including Danny DeVito and Robert Rodriguez.

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    Minions is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Allison Janney

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    Russell Brand, Steve Carell, Julie Andrews

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    Despicable Me 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Russell Brand, Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig

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    Happy Feet is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, Robin Williams

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    Finding Nemo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Ellen DeGeneres, Willem Dafoe, Eric Bana

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    Whoopi Goldberg, Jeremy Irons, Matthew Broderick

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    Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried, Frank Welker

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    Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, John Candy

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    Mulan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen, George Takei

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    Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak, Debra Winger

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    Beauty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Angela Lansbury, Frank Welker, Jerry Orbach

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    Christopher Plummer, Ed Asner, Laraine Newman

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    Corey Feldman, Josh Brolin, Sean Astin

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    Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers

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    Alice in Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Ed Wynn, Heather Angel, Sterling Holloway

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    Pocahontas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, Billy Connolly

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    Monsters, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi

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    Dumbo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Sterling Holloway, Cliff Edwards, Verna Felton

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    Helen Mirren, Kelsey Grammer, Billy Crystal

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    Charlotte's Web is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Debbie Reynolds, Danny Bonaduce, Henry Gibson

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    Cinderella is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    June Foray, Mike Douglas, Verna Felton

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    Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Fa... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Tim Brooke-Taylor

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    Charlotte's Web is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Julia Roberts, Oprah Winfrey, Dakota Fanning

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    101 Dalmatians is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Hugh Laurie, Glenn Close, Jeff Daniels

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    WALL-E is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Sigourney Weaver, Laraine Newman, Kathy Najimy

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    Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stol... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Boris Karloff, June Foray, Hal Smith

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    Alvin and the Chipmunks is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Jane Lynch, David Cross, Jesse McCartney

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    Coraline is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Teri Hatcher, Dakota Fanning, Ian McShane

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    Honey, I Shrunk the Kids is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Keri Russell, Allison Mack, Rick Moranis

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    Tangled is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Mandy Moore, Ron Perlman, Zachary Levi

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    The Muppets is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Selena Gomez

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    Return to Never Land is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Frank Welker, Dan Castellaneta, Jim Cummings

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    Lady and the Tramp is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Peggy Lee, Stan Freberg, Dallas McKennon

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    The Little Mermaid is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Tim Curry, Mark Hamill, Frank Welker

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    Toy Story 2 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer, Tim Allen

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    Hercules is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Danny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston

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    Homeward Bound: The Incredible... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Sally Field, Michael J. Fox, Frank Welker

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    Spy Kids is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    George Clooney, Teri Hatcher, Carla Gugino

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    Night at the Museum is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Robin Williams, Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino

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    Shrek 2 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Joan Rivers

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    Toy Story 3 is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg, Michael Keaton

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    The Land Before Time is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Diana Ross, Frank Welker, Judith Barsi

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    Around the World in 80 Days is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Maggie Q, Jackie Chan

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    Sarah Silverman, Jane Lynch, Mindy Kaling

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    One Hundred and One Dalmatians is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Rod Taylor, Paul Frees, J. Pat O'Malley

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    Alvin and the Chipmunks: The S... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Christina Applegate, Amy Poehler, Anna Faris

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    Over the Hedge is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Avril Lavigne, Bruce Willis, Steve Carell

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    Madagascar is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies


    Chris Rock, Ben Stiller, Jada Pinkett Smith

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    Toy Story is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles

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    Bambi is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Very Best Children's Movies

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    Sterling Holloway, Sam Edwards, Cammie King

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