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The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids  

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List Rules Vote up the best G and PG-Rated comedy movies for eight year old kids to watch.

Is there any more joyful sound than a child’s laughter? This list of comedy movies for 8 year old kids is sure to make young children giggle with delight. Here are good comedy movies for 8 year old kids. While all kids movies are funny, these ones are aimed to make you and your kids laugh. If you've ever asked yourself, "what funny movies should eight year olds watch?" Then this list is for you.

The Pixar classic Toy Story and one of its sequels Toy Story 3 have to be considered two of the funniest animated films ever made. A couple of live action funny flicks made the cut as well. The original Mary Poppins may have been released decades ago, but it still retains all of its charm and fun, even for modern day audiences.

Which do you think are the best comedy films for 8 year olds? Vote up all your favorites. Don’t see an appropriate kids comedy that promises to deliver belly laughs for days, then go ahead and add it to the list.

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Home Alone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, John Candy
Home Alone is a 1990 American Christmas family comedy film written and produced by John Hughes and directed by Chris Columbus. The film stars Macaulay Culkin as Kevin McCallister, a boy who is ...more
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Finding Nemo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Ellen DeGeneres, Willem Dafoe, Eric Bana
Finding Nemo is a 2003 American computer-animated comedy-drama adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Written and directed by Andrew Stanton, it ...more
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Ratatouille is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Peter O'Toole, Janeane Garofalo, Will Arnett
Ratatouille is a 2007 American computer-animated comedy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the eighth film produced by Pixar, and was co-written ...more
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Toy Story 3 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg, Michael Keaton
Toy Story 3 is a 2010 American 3D computer-animated comedy film, and the third film in the Toy Story series. It was produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. ...more
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Toy Story is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles
Toy Story is a 1995 American computer-animated buddy-comedy adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by John Lasseter, Toy Story was the ...more
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Honey, I Shrunk the Kids is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Keri Russell, Allison Mack, Rick Moranis
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids is a 1989 soft science fiction-family film. The directorial debut of Joe Johnston and produced by Walt Disney Pictures, it tells the story of an inventor who ...more
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Ella Enchanted is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Anne Hathaway, Heidi Klum, Vivica A. Fox
Ella Enchanted is a 2004 British–American–Irish fantasy romantic comedy film loosely based on Gail Carson Levine's 1997 novel of the same name. The film stars Anne Hathaway as Ella and Hugh ...more
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Chicken Run is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Mel Gibson, Timothy Spall, Imelda Staunton
Chicken Run is a 2000 British-French-American stop-motion animated comedy film made by the Aardman Animations studios and directed by Peter Lord and Nick Park. Chicken Run received positive ...more
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Freaky Friday is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Lindsay Lohan, Jamie Lee Curtis, Mark Harmon
Freaky Friday is a 2003 comedy film based on the novel of the same name by Mary Rodgers. It stars Lindsay Lohan as Anna Coleman and Jamie Lee Curtis as her mother. In the film their souls are ...more
10
Shrek is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers
Shrek is a 2001 American computer-animated fantasy-comedy film produced by PDI/DreamWorks, released by DreamWorks Pictures, directed by Andrew Adamson and Vicky Jenson, featuring the voices of ...more
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Dennis the Menace is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Natasha Lyonne
Dennis the Menace is a 1993 live-action American family film based on the Hank Ketcham comic strip of the same name. This, however, is not the first live-action Dennis the Menace film: The first ...more
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The Santa Clause is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Tim Allen, Frank Welker, Peter Boyle
The Santa Clause is a 1994 American fantasy family comedy film directed by John Pasquin. It is the first installment in The Santa Clause trilogy and it stars Tim Allen as Scott Calvin, an ...more
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Mr. Magoo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Jennifer Garner, Malcolm McDowell, Leslie Nielsen
Mr. Magoo is a 1997 live-action comedy film based on the original cartoon of the same name. The film was produced by Walt Disney Pictures, and starred Leslie Nielsen as the title character, ...more
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The Princess Diaries is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Anne Hathaway, Mandy Moore, Julie Andrews
The Princess Diaries is a 2001 American comedy film produced by singer and actress Whitney Houston and directed by Garry Marshall. It is based on Meg Cabot's 2000 novel of the same name. The ...more
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The Pink Panther is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Beyoncé Knowles, Steve Martin, Jason Statham
The Pink Panther is a 2006 American detective comedy film and a reboot of The Pink Panther franchise, marking the tenth installment in the series. In this film, Inspector Jacques Clouseau is ...more
16
Monsters, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi
Monsters, Inc. is a 2001 American computer-animated comedy film directed by Pete Docter, produced by Pixar Animation Studios, and released by Walt Disney Pictures. John Lasseter and Andrew ...more
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Mary Poppins is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, Elsa Lanchester
Mary Poppins is a 1964 American musical fantasy film directed by Robert Stevenson and produced by Walt Disney, with songs written and composed by the Sherman Brothers. The screenplay is by Bill ...more
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Looney Tunes: Back in Action is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Michael Jordan, Steve Martin, Heather Locklear
Looney Tunes: Back in Action is a 2003 American live action/animated adventure comedy film directed by Joe Dante, written by Larry Doyle, and starring Brendan Fraser, Jenna Elfman, Timothy ...more
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Horton Hears a Who! is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Selena Gomez, Jim Carrey, Isla Fisher
Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! is a 2008 American computer-animated adventure comedy film based on the Dr. Seuss' book of the same name. The film was directed by Jimmy Hayward and Steve Martino, ...more
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101 Dalmatians is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Hugh Laurie, Glenn Close, Jeff Daniels
101 Dalmatians is a 1996 family comedy film written and produced by John Hughes and directed by Stephen Herek. It is the second adaptation of Dodie Smith's 1956 novel The Hundred and One ...more
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Mr. Bean's Holiday is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Willem Dafoe, Rowan Atkinson, Jean Rochefort
Mr. Bean's Holiday is a 2007 British comedy film, directed by Steve Bendelack and starring Rowan Atkinson, Max Baldry, Emma de Caunes and Willem Dafoe. It is the second film based on the ...more
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Elf is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Zooey Deschanel, Will Ferrell, Peter Dinklage
Elf is a 2003 American Christmas comedy film directed by Jon Favreau and written by David Berenbaum. It stars Will Ferrell, James Caan, Bob Newhart, Ed Asner, and Zooey Deschanel. It was ...more
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Night at the Museum is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Robin Williams, Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino
Night at the Museum is a 2006 American fantasy adventure-comedy film based on the 1993 children's book of the same name by Milan Trenc. It follows a divorced father trying to settle down, ...more
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The Lego Batman Movie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Cera
The Lego Batman Movie is a 2017 3D computer-animated superhero comedy film directed by Chris McKay. A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne (Will Arnett) must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to ...more
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The Muppets Take Manhattan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Comedy Movies for 8 Year Old Kids
Joan Rivers, Brooke Shields, Liza Minnelli
The Muppets Take Manhattan is a 1984 American musical comedy film directed by Frank Oz. It is the third of a series of live-action musical feature films starring Jim Henson's Muppets with ...more