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The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids 

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Updated May 9, 2019 493 votes 32 voters 33 items

List Rules Vote up the best fantasy movies for ten year old kids to watch.

If you’re concerned about which movies are appropriate for your young one to watch, this list of fantasy movies for 10 year old kids can be a good guide. The roundup is a mix of PG and G rated films. Some are animated, some are live-action. But, they are all timeless.

The best fantasy films for 10 year olds have the ability to keep the attention of a group of kids raised with endless entertainment options. However, nothing will ever compare to the magic of the cinema. These top fantasy films are only limited by your child’s own imagination.

From Wonderland to a delicious chocolate factory to the frozen world of Arendelle, the tales from these fantasy films for ten year old kids should be the cornerstone of any childhood. The only question is which are the best fantasy films for ten year old kids? That can only be decided by you. Vote up all your favorites.  

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The Dark Crystal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Lisa Maxwell

Released: 1982

Directed by: Frank Oz, Jim Henson

The Dark Crystal is a 1982 American–British fantasy film directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz. The plot revolves around Jen, an elflike 'Gelfling' on a quest to restore balance to his alien world ...more
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Peter Pan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Jason Isaacs, Saffron Burrows, Rachel Hurd-Wood

Released: 2003

Directed by: P. J. Hogan

Peter Pan is a 2003 Australian-American-British fantasy film released by Universal Pictures, Columbia Pictures and Revolution Studios. It was the first authorized and faithful film or TV ...more
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Beauty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Beauty and the Beast Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans

Released: 2017

Directed by: Bill Condon

Beauty and the Beast is a 2017 romantic/dark fantasy musical film directed by Bill Condon. The film is a live-action remake of Disney's 1991 animated film of the same name, itself an adaptation ...more
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Moana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House

Released: 2016

Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker

Moana is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy-adventure film directed by Ron Clements and John Musker. With the help of a demigod (Dwayne Johnson), Moana (Auli'i Cravalho), the ...more
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The Little Mermaid is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Jodi Benson, Christopher Daniel Barnes, Pat Carroll

Released: 1989

Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker

The Little Mermaid is a 1989 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Based on the Danish fairy tale by Hans ...more
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Enchanted is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Amy Adams, Susan Sarandon, Julie Andrews

Released: 2007

Directed by: Kevin Lima

Enchanted is a 2007 American musical live-action/animated fantasy romantic comedy film, produced by Walt Disney Pictures with New York Academy Barry Sonnenfeld and Josephson Entertainment. ...more
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Matilda is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Danny DeVito, Mara Wilson, Paul Reubens

Released: 1996

Directed by: Danny DeVito

Matilda is a 1996 American fantasy comedy children's film directed and narrated by Danny DeVito. The screenplay by Nicholas Kazan and Robin Swicord is based on Roald Dahl's novel of the same ...more
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The Nightmare Before Chr... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Paul Reubens, Catherine O'Hara, Danny Elfman

Released: 1993

Directed by: Henry Selick

Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas 3D is a 2006 3D version of the 1993 film of the same title directed by Henry Selick and written by Caroline Thompson.
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Mary Poppins Returns is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Mary Poppins Returns Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw

Directed by: Rob Marshall

Mary Poppins Returns is a 2018 American musical fantasy film directed by Rob Marshall. In 1935, during the era of the Great Depression in the United Kingdom, the now grown-up Jane (Emily ...more
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Cinderella is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Hayley Atwell

Released: 2015

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

Cinderella is a 2015 American romantic fantasy film directed by Kenneth Branagh, from a screenplay written by Chris Weitz. Produced by David Barron, Simon Kinberg and Allison Shearmur for Walt ...more
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A Little Princess is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Camilla Belle, Liam Cunningham, Vincent Schiavelli

Released: 1995

Directed by: Alfonso Cuarón

A Little Princess is a 1995 drama film directed by Alfonso Cuarón, starring Liesel Matthews, Eleanor Bron, Liam Cunningham, and Vanessa Lee Chester. Set during WWI, it focuses on a young ...more
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Beetlejuice is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Geena Davis

Released: 1988

Directed by: Tim Burton

Beetlejuice is a 1988 American fantasy-comedy-horror film directed by Tim Burton. The spirits of a deceased couple (Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis) are harassed by an unbearable family that has ...more
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Dumbo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito

Released: 2019

Directed by: Tim 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 ...more
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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Phil Collins, Dick Van Dyke, Benny Hill

Released: 1968

Directed by: Ken Hughes

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is a 1968 British musical film loosely based on Ian Fleming's novel Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang: The Magical Car. The film's script is by Roald Dahl and Ken Hughes and its ...more
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The Princess Bride is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Billy Crystal, Robin Wright, André the Giant

Released: 1987

Directed by: Rob Reiner

The Princess Bride is a 1987 American romantic comedy fantasy adventure film directed and co-produced by Rob Reiner. It was adapted by William Goldman from his 1973 novel of the same name. The ...more
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Willow is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Val Kilmer, Kevin Pollak, Warwick Davis

Released: 1988

Directed by: Ron Howard

Willow is a 1988 American fantasy film directed by Ron Howard, produced and with a story by George Lucas, and starring Warwick Davis, Val Kilmer, Joanne Whalley, Jean Marsh, and Billy Barty. ...more
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UglyDolls is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Kelly Clarkson, Janelle Monáe, Wanda Sykes

Released: 2019

Directed by: Kelly Asbury

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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Willy Wonka & the Ch... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Tim Brooke-Taylor

Released: 1971

Directed by: Mel Stuart

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory is a 1971 musical fantasy film directed by Mel Stuart, and starring Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka. The film, a film adaptation of the 1964 novel Charlie and ...more
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Harry Potter and the Pri... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman

Released: 2004

Directed by: Alfonso Cuarón

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is a 2004 fantasy film directed by Alfonso Cuarón and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is based on the novel of the same name by J. K. ...more
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Freaky Friday is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Lindsay Lohan, Jamie Lee Curtis, Mark Harmon

Released: 2003

Directed by: Mark Waters

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
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Night at the Museum is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Robin Williams, Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino

Released: 2006

Directed by: Shawn Levy

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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Frozen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Alan Tudyk

Released: 2013

Directed by: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee

Frozen is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy–comedy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 53rd animated feature in the ...more
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Harry Potter and the Sor... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Julianne Hough

Released: 2001

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (released in the United States, India and Pakistan as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone) is a 2001 fantasy film directed by Chris Columbus based on ...more
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Alice in Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter

Released: 2010

Directed by: Tim Burton

Alice in Wonderland is a 2010 British-American live action and computer animated adventure fantasy film directed by Tim Burton and written by Linda Woolverton. Released by Walt Disney Pictures, ...more
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Maleficent is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Fantasy Movies for 10 Year Old Kids
Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Juno Temple

Released: 2014

Directed by: Robert Stromberg

Maleficent is a 2014 American dark fantasy film directed by Robert Stromberg, loosely inspired by the fairy tale by Charles Perrault. A vengeful fairy (Angelina Jolie) is driven to curse an ...more