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The Best Family and Kids Movies of 2019  

Jason Bancroft
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List Rules Vote the best family friendly movies of 2019

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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Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett, Craig Ferguson
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 ...more
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The Lion King Donald Glover, Beyoncé, James Earl Jones
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 ...more
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Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Kristen Schaal
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.
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Detective Pikachu Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton
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 ...more
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Patton Oswalt, Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart
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.
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Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Will Smith
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 ...more
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Chloe Bennet, Albert Tsai, Tenzing Norgay Trainor
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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Ashley Judd, Edward James Olmos, Alexandra Shipp
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 ...more
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Marg Helgenberger, Betty Gilpin, Henry Lau
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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Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito
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 ...more
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Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett
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 ...more
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Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron, Chloë Grace Moretz
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 ...more
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Patrick Stewart, Louis Serkis, Tom Taylor
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 ...more
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Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Leslie Jones
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 ...more
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John Cena, Brianna Hildebrand, Judy Greer
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 ...more
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Isabela Moner, Eugenio Derbez, Temuera Morrison
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 ...more
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Rashida Jones, J.K. Simmons, Joan Cusack
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 ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Michelle Pfeiffer
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 ...more
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Brianna Denski, Matthew Broderick, Jennifer Garner
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 ...more
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Jeremy Renner, Heidi Klum, James Franco
Arctic Dogs (a.k.a. Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad) is a 2019 British-Canadian-South Korea computer-animated comedy-drama film directed by Aaron Woodley. With dreams of becoming a Top Dog, Swifty ...more
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Sophia Lillis, Zoe Renee, Mackenzie Graham
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 ...more
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Jennifer Cameron, Brian Dobson, Michael Dobson
Norm of the North: King Sized Adventure is a 2019 international animated adventure film directed by Richard Finn and Tim Maltby, it is the third film in the Norm of the North franchise.
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Kelly Clarkson, Janelle Monáe, Wanda Sykes
UglyDolls is a 2019 American computer-animated jukebox musical comedy film directed by Kelly Asbury, based on the plush toys. Moxy (Kelly Clarkson) and her UglyDoll friends travel to the other ...more
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Breanna Yde, Ricardo Hurtado, Jackie R.
Malibu Rescue: The Movie is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Savage Steve Holland. Aspiring junior lifeguards compete against snobby local kids for bragging rights and the ultimate tower ...more
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Milo Ventimiglia, Amanda Seyfried, Kathy Baker
The Art of Racing in the Rain is a 2019 American comedy-drama film directed by Simon Curtis based on the novel by Garth Stein. Enzo, a dog owned by Denny (Milo Ventimiglia) and Eve Swift (Amanda ...more