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The Best Christian Movies for Kids

Updated June 12, 2019 886 votes 38 voters50 items

List RulesVote up the best faith-based Christian kids movies.

This list of the best Christian movies for kids has a wide variety of films. It includes both live-action and animated movies with religious themes. Finding good Christian kids movies can be difficult but the list below offers the top films in Christian kids entertainment.

Not all of these films are specifically about Jesus or the bible per se but they portray a Christian set of values for their audiences. Vote up the movies that you enjoyed showing your children and vote down the films that left you disappointed. This will help other parents find inspirational Christian movies for their kids as well.

If you don't see your favorite Christian kids movie on this list, feel free to add it and check back to see how other users rate your additions.

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    Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie

    Phil Vischer, Mike Nawrocki

    Released2002

    Directed byPhil Vischer, Mike Nawrocki

    Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie is a 2002 American computer-animated comedy adventure film, based on VeggieTales, produced by Big Idea, Inc. and F.H.E. Pictures. The movie premiered on August 14, 2002 at...  more
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    The Prince of Egypt

    Sandra Bullock, Michelle Pfeiffer

    Released1998

    Directed byBrenda Chapman, Simon Wells, Steve Hickner

    The Prince of Egypt is a 1998 American animated epic musical biblical film and the first traditionally animated film produced and released by DreamWorks Pictures. The film is an adaptation of the...  more
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    Joseph: King of Dreams

    Ben Affleck, Mark Hamill

    Released2000

    Directed byRob LaDuca, Robert C. Ramirez

    Joseph: King of Dreams is a 2000 American animated biblical musical family film and the only direct-to-video release from DreamWorks Animation. The film is an adaptation of the story of Joseph from...  more
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    Miracles from Heaven

    Jennifer Garner, Queen Latifah

    Released2016

    Directed byPatricia Riggen

    Miracles from Heaven is a 2016 American Christian drama film directed by Patricia Riggen. It is based on Miracles from Heaven by Christy Beam, which recounts the true story of her young daughter who...  more
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    Released2008

    Directed byMike Nawrocki

    The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A VeggieTales Movie is a 2008 American computer-animated family adventure comedy film directed by Mike Nawrocki and written by Phil Vischer. Produced through Big...  more
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    Released2005

    Directed byAndrew Adamson

    The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is a 2005 fantasy adventure film directed by Andrew Adamson and based on The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, the first published and...  more
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    Facing the Giants

    Mark Richt, Alex Kendrick

    Released2006

    Directed byAlex Kendrick

    Facing the Giants is a 2006 American Christian drama film directed by and starring Alex Kendrick. The supporting cast was composed of volunteers from Sherwood Baptist Church, and it is the second...  more
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    Released2010

    Directed byMichael Apted

    The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader is a 2010 fantasy-adventure film based on The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, the third novel in C. S. Lewis's epic fantasy series The Chronicles...  more
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    Released2008

    Directed byAndrew Adamson

    The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian is a 2008 epic fantasy film based on Prince Caspian, the second published, fourth chronological novel in C. S. Lewis's epic fantasy series, The Chronicles of...  more
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    The Story of Jesus for Children

    Brian Deacon, Brandon Gilberstadt

    Released2000

    Directed byJohn Schmidt

    This 62-minute video entertains, educates, and introduces children to the life of Jesus of Nazareth, giving them a chance to see and hear the whole story of Jesus at once! The video answers questions...
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    Young Abraham

    Pichas Blitt, John Busby

    Released2011

    Directed byTodd Shaffer

    Young Abraham is a CGI animated film portraying the early years of biblical Abraham....  more
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    Treasures of the Snow

    Timothy Bateson, Dennis Edwards

    Released1983

    Directed byMike Pritchard

    Treasures of the Snow is a 1980 drama film written by Mike Pritchard and Patricia M. St. John, and directed by Mike Pritchard....
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    The Ten Commandments

    Ben Kingsley, Alfred Molina

    Released2007

    Directed byJohn Stronach, Bill Boyce

    The Ten Commandments is a 2007 American computer animated film directed by John Stronach and Bill Boyce. The film was released to theaters on October 19, 2007 and on DVD on February 5, 2008....  more
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    The Lion of Judah

    Ernest Borgnine, Michael Madsen

    Released2011

    Directed byRoger Hawkins, Deryck Broom

    The Lion of Judah is a 2011 American 3D computer-animated christian comedy-drama film produced by Animated Family Films, distributed by Rocky Mountain Pictures and starring Scott Eastwood, Georgina...  more
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    Hopeful Notes

    Walter Nudo, Colin Ross

    Released2013

    Directed byValerio Zanoli

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    Santa Claus Conquers the Martians

    Pia Zadora, Bill McCutcheon

    Released1964

    Directed byNicholas Webster

    Santa Claus Conquers the Martians is a 1964 science fiction comedy film that regularly appears on lists of the worst films ever made. It is regularly featured in the "bottom 100" list on the Internet...  more
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    I Am Potential

    Burgess Jenkins, Jimmy Bellinger

    Released2015

    Directed byZach Meiners