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Children's Stuff Good Movies for 3 Year Olds  

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List Rules Vote up the best films appropriate for a three year old to watch.

This list features all the most awesome movies for 3 year olds, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best movies for 3 year olds tend to be colorful, cheery, and have simple plots that are easy for kids to follow. Some great movies for three year olds to watch are animated cartoons while other good films for three year olds are live action - and many feature animal characters. It won't surprise anyone that Disney and Pixar are responsible for many of the top films for 3 year olds.

What kinds of films appear on this best movies for 3 year olds list? Of course, all three of the Toy Story films appear at the top of the collection. Friendship, teamwork, and problem-solving are at the cornerstone of this popular series of animated films. Chicken Run is another popular movie for a 3 year old to watch.

Hijinks ensue whenever Kermit the Frog and his friends get together, so The Muppet Movie is fun for the entire family - even moms an dads will enjoy it! Other great films on this top movies for three year olds list include Ice Age, Finding Nemo, and Charlotte's Web.
 
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Despicable Me 3 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Good Movies for 3 Year Olds
Despicable Me 3 Anita Briem, Pierre Coffin, Elsie Fisher

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Minions Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Allison Janney

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Despicable Me 2 Russell Brand, Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig

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Despicable Me Russell Brand, Steve Carell, Julie Andrews

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The Muppet Movie Steve Martin, Mel Brooks, Richard Pryor

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Pocahontas Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, Billy Connolly

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The Aristocats Eva Gabor, Ruth Buzzi, Scatman Crothers

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Toy Story 2 Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer, Tim Allen

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Madagascar Chris Rock, Ben Stiller, Jada Pinkett Smith

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Toy Story Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles

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The Hunchback of Notre Dame Demi Moore, Kevin Kline, Jason Alexander

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The Emperor's New Groove John Goodman, David Spade, Tom Jones

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Mulan Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen, George Takei

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Finding Nemo Ellen DeGeneres, Willem Dafoe, Eric Bana

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Toy Story 3 Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg, Michael Keaton

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Ice Age Jack Black, Ray Romano, Jane Krakowski

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Hercules Danny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston

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The Prince of Egypt Sandra Bullock, Michelle Pfeiffer, Val Kilmer

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Babe Hugo Weaving, James Cromwell, Miriam Margolyes

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Howl's Moving Castle Akihiro Miwa, Akio Ōtsuka, Takuya Kimura

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Dumbo Sterling Holloway, Cliff Edwards, Verna Felton

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The Rescuers Bob Newhart, Eva Gabor, Geraldine Page

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Chicken Run Mel Gibson, Timothy Spall, Imelda Staunton

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Monsters, Inc. Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi

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The Jungle Book Clint Howard, George Sanders, Louis Prima

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Alice in Wonderland Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter

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Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure Lucy Liu, Kristin Chenoweth, Raven-Symoné

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Charlotte's Web Debbie Reynolds, Danny Bonaduce, Henry Gibson

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