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The Best Family and Kids Movies of 2019

Updated February 14, 2020 6.5k votes 881 voters 55.0k views36 items

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UPDATE: Check out the top kids films of 2020!

Whether you have kids or just appreciate children's media, you can vote on this list of 2019 kids movies to help determine the best kids movies of 2019. With a wide array of films to choose from, 2019 is sure to be an exciting year for children's films. 

Featuring animated movies and live-action films, this list of 2019 family films includes several sequels like Frozen 2, The Secret Life of Pets 2, and Toy Story 4. Other good family-friendly movies coming out this year are Dumbo, Detective Pikachu, and Artemis Fowl. Check this list regularly for new kids movies throughout 2019.

What do you think are the best kids movies this year? It's time to find out with the help of your votes. Vote up the kids films of 2019 you liked and vote downs the one you didn't.

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    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

    Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett

    Released2019

    Directed byDean DeBlois

    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated action fantasy film directed by Dean DeBlois. As Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) fulfills his dream of creating a peaceful...  more
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    Toy Story 4

    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen

    Released2019

    Directed byJosh Cooley

    Toy Story 4 is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated comedy-drama film directed by Josh Cooley. Woody (Tom Hanks) and the gang go on a search when Bo Peep (Annie Potts) goes missing....  more

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    Detective Pikachu

    Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith

    Released2019

    Directed byRob Letterman

    Detective Pikachu is a 2019 action mystery film directed by Rob Letterman, based on the video game. Despite not being as powerful and nimble as other Pikachu of his kind, a peculiar talking Pikachu...  more

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    The Secret Life of Pets 2

    Patton Oswalt, Eric Stonestreet

    Released2019

    Directed byChris Renaud

    The Secret Life of Pets 2 is a 2019 American 3D computer animated comedy film directed by Chris Renaud. A sequel to the 2016 film....  more
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    Frozen 2

    Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel

    Released2019

    Directed byChris Buck, Jennifer Lee

    Frozen 2 is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy film directed by Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee. ...  more

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    The Lion King

    Donald Glover, Beyoncé

    Released2019

    Directed byJon Favreau

    The Lion King is a 2019 American live-action epic musical drama film directed by Jon Favreau, and a remake of the 1994 animated film. When tragedy strikes home, Simba (Donald Glover) must step up to...  more

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    Aladdin

    Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott

    Released2019

    Directed byGuy Ritchie

    Aladdin is a 2019 American musical romantic fantasy adventure film directed by Guy Ritchie, based on the Arab-style folktale. Smitten with the free-spirited Princess Jasmine (Naomi Scott), an Agrabah...  more

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    Abominable

    Chloe Bennet, Albert Tsai

    Released2019

    Directed byJill Culton

    Abominable is a 2019 American-Chinese computer-animated adventure film directed by Jull Culton. When teenage Yi (Chloe Bennet) encounters a young Yeti on the roof of her apartment building in...  more
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    A Dog's Way Home

    Ashley Judd, Edward James Olmos

    Released2019

    Directed byCharles Martin Smith

    A Dog's Way Home is a 2019 American family drama film directed by Charles Martin Smith, based on the book by W. Bruce Cameron. A dog (Bryce Dallas Howard) embarks on a 400-mile journey home after she...  more
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    A Dog's Journey

    Marg Helgenberger, Betty Gilpin

    Released2019

    Directed byGail Mancuso

    A Dog's Journey is a 2019 American comedy-drama film directed by Gail Mancuso and a sequel to the 2017 film A Dog's Purpose. A dog travels through several lifetimes to keep a promise made to a...  more
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    Dumbo

    Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton

    Released2019

    Directed byTim Burton

    Dumbo is a 2019 American fantasy adventure film directed by Tim Burton, based on the story by Helen Aberson. Holt Farrier (Colin Farrell), a one-armed war veteran and former circus star, is hired by...  more
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    The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

    Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks

    Released2019

    Directed byMike Mitchell

    The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part is a 2019 3D computer-animated space action musical comedy film directed by Mike Mitchell. Now a Master Builder, life for Emmet Brickowski (Chris Pratt) is good, but...  more

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    Spies in Disguise

    Will Smith, Tom Holland

    Released2019

    Directed byNick Bruno, Troy Quane

    Spies in Disguise is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated spy and buddy comedy film directed by Nick Bruno and Troy Quane. When an unexpected event puts the world in peril, Lance Sterling (Will...  more
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    Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

    Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning

    Released2019

    Directed byJoachim Rønning

    Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is a 2019 American fantasy film directed by Joachim Rønning, and the sequel to the 2014 film. The complex relationship of Maleficent (Angelina Jolie) and Aurora (Elle...  more
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    Klaus

    Rashida Jones, J.K. Simmons

    Released2019

    Directed bySergio Pablos

    Klaus is a 2019 Spanish animated film directed by Sergio Pablos. The town of Smeerensburg gets a new postman, Jesper (Jason Schwartzman) who befriends a toymaker Klaus (J.K. Simmons) and together...  more

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    Dora and the Lost City of Gold

    Isabela Moner, Eugenio Derbez

    Released2019

    Directed byJames Bobin

    Dora and the Lost City of Gold is a 2019 American family film directed by James Bobin, based on the Nickelodeon series. Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents nothing...  more
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    The Angry Birds Movie 2

    Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad

    Released2019

    Directed byThurop Van Orman

    The Angry Birds Movie 2 (a.k.a. Angry Birds 2) is a 2019 computer-animated action comedy film directed by Thurop Van Orman, based on Rovio Entertainment's Angry Birds video game series. The Angry...  more
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    The Kid Who Would Be King

    Patrick Stewart, Louis Serkis

    Released2019

    Directed byJoe Cornish

    The Kid Who Would Be King is a 2019 British adventure drama film directed by Joe Cornish. After discovering the mythical sword Excalibur, Alex (Louis Serkis) and his friends must thwart a medieval...  more
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    The Addams Family

    Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron

    Released2019

    Directed byConrad Vernon, Greg Tiernan

    The Addams Family is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated comedy horror film based on The Addams Family comics by Charles Addams. The film is directed by Conrad Vernon and Greg Tiernan, the directors...  more
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    Playing with Fire

    John Cena, Brianna Hildebrand

    Released2019

    Directed byAndy Fickman

    Playing with Fire is a 2019 American family comedy film directed by Andy Fickman. A crew of rugged firefighters (Keegan-Michael Key, John Cena, John Leguizamo) attempts to rescue three rambunctious...  more
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    Wonder Park

    Brianna Denski, Matthew Broderick

    Released2019

    Directed byDavid Feiss

    Wonder Park is a 2019 American-Spanish computer animated adventure comedy film directed by David Feiss. A young creative girl named June (Brianna Denski) finds an incredible amusement park filled...  more
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    Togo

    Willem Dafoe, Julianne Nicholson

    Released2019

    Directed byEricson Core

    Togo is a 2019 American drama film directed by Ericson Core. Leonhard Seppala (Willem Dafoe) and his sled dog Togo are two key figures that participated in the 1925 serum run to save the town of...  more
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    Cats

    Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift

    Released2019

    Directed byTom Hooper

    Cats is a 2019 comedy-drama musical film directed by Tom Hooper. A tribe of cats called the Jellicles must decide yearly which one will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new Jellicle...  more

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    A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon

    Justin Fletcher, John Sparkes

    Released2019

    Directed byRichard Starzak

    A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon is a 2019 British stop motion animated science fiction comedy film directed by Richard Phelan and Will Becher, and the sequel to the 2015 film. When an alien with...  more

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    Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase

    Sophia Lillis, Zoe Renee

    Released2019

    Directed byKatt Shea

    Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase is a 2019 American mystery drama film directed by Katt Shea, loosely based on the book by Carolyn Keene AKA Mildred Wirt Benson. A bit of an outsider struggling to...  more