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The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018

Updated May 12, 2020 5.9k votes 1.3k voters 142.9k views21 items

List RulesVote for the best kids films released in 2018.

Whether you have kids or just appreciate children's media, you can vote on this list of 2018 kids movies to help determine the best kids movies of 2018. With a wide array of films to choose from, 2018 is sure to be an exciting year for children's films. 

Featuring animated movies and live-action films, this list of 2018 family films includes Monster Family and Early Man. Other good family-friendly movies are Peter Rabbit and Mary and the Witch's Flower. 

What do you think are the best kids movies this year? Vote for the best kids films of 2018 below. Feel free to add anything you feel is missing. 

Looking for more family-friendly movies, here is a list of 2020 kids movies.

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  • 1
    Incredibles 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Incredibles 2

    Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter

    Released2018

    Directed byBrad Bird

    Incredibles 2 is a 2018 American 3D computer-animated superhero film directed by Brad Bird.... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    The House with a Clock in Its  is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    The House with a Clock in Its Walls

    Jack Black, Cate Blanchett

    Released2018

    Directed byEli Roth

    The House with a Clock in Its Walls is a 2018 American fantasy horror film directed by Eli... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 3
    Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer V is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

    Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg

    Released2018

    Directed byGenndy Tartakovsky

    Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation is a 2018 American 3D computer-animated fantasy-comedy... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wre is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2

    John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman

    Released2018

    Directed byRich Moore, Phil Johnston

    Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 is a 2018 American 3D computer-animated... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Christopher Robin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Christopher Robin

    Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell

    Released2018

    Directed byMarc Forster

    Christopher Robin is a 2018 American comedy-drama adventure film directed by Marc Forster,... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 6
    Peter Rabbit is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Peter Rabbit

    Domhnall Gleeson, Rose Byrne

    Released2018

    Directed byWill Gluck

    Peter Rabbit is a 2018 3D live-action/CGI animated adventure comedy film directed by Will... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 7
    The Grinch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    The Grinch

    Benedict Cumberbatch, Rashida Jones

    Released2018

    Directed byPeter Candeland, Yarrow Cheney

    The Grinch is a 2018 American 3D computer-animated Christmas comedy film directed by Peter... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • 8
    Paddington 2 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Paddington 2

    Ben Whishaw, Hugh Bonneville

    Released2017

    Directed byPaul King

    Paddington 2 is a 2017 comedy film directed by Paul King, based on the stories by Michael... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    The Christmas Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    The Christmas Chronicles

    Kurt Russell, Judah Lewis

    Released2018

    Directed byClay Kaytis

    The Christmas Chronicles is a 2018 American Christmas family film directed by Clay Kaytis. The... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 10
    Monster Family is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Monster Family

    Emily Watson, Nick Frost

    Released2018

    Directed byHolger Tappe

    Monster Family is a 2017 British-German computer animated horror comedy film directed by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 11
    Smallfoot is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Smallfoot

    Channing Tatum, James Corden

    Released2018

    Directed byKarey Kirkpatrick

    Smallfoot is a 2018 American 3D computer-animated comedy film directed by Karey Kirkpatrick.... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero

    Logan Lerman, Helena Bonham Carter

    Released2018

    Directed byRichard Lanni

    Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero is a 2018 computer-animated biographical family film directed by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 13
    Gnome Alone is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Gnome Alone

    Becky G, Josh Peck

    Released2018

    Directed byPeter Lepeniotis

    Gnome Alone is a 2018 Canadian-American computer-animated comedy film directed by Peter... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Show Dogs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Show Dogs

    Will Arnett, Natasha Lyonne

    Released2018

    Directed byRaja Gosnell

    Show Dogs is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Raja Gosnell. Max (Ludacris), a macho but... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 15
    Mary And The Witch's Flowe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Mary And The Witch's Flower

    Ruby Barnhill, Kate Winslet

    Released2017

    Directed byHiromasa Yonebayashi

    Mary and the Witch's Flower is a 2017 Japanese anime fantasy film directed by Hiromasa... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 16
    Next Gen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Next Gen

    John Krasinski, Charlyne Yi

    Released2018

    Directed byKevin R. Adams, Joe Ksander

    Next Gen is a 2018 computer-animated science fiction action comedy drama film directed by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    The Nutcracker and the Four Re is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

    Mackenzie Foy, Keira Knightley

    Released2018

    Directed byLasse Hallström

    The Nutcracker and the Four Realms is a 2018 American fantasy film directed by Lasse... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    A.X.L. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    A.X.L.

    Alex Neustaedter, Becky G

    Released2018

    Directed byOliver Daly

    A-X-L is an 2018 American adventure film directed by Oliver Daly. The life of a teenage boy... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Sherlock Gnomes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Sherlock Gnomes

    James McAvoy, Emily Blunt

    Released2018

    Directed byJohn Stevenson

    Sherlock Gnomes is a 2018 British-American 3D computer-animated fantasy romantic comedy... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    The Son of Bigfoot is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    The Son of Bigfoot

    Laila Berzins, Pappy Faulkner

    Released2017

    Directed byBen Stassen, Jeremy Degruson

    The Son of Bigfoot (also released internationally in English as Bigfoot Junior) is a 2017... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Early Man is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Family And Kids Movies Of 2018
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    Early Man

    Eddie Redmayne, Tom Hiddleston

    Released2018

    Directed byNick Park

    Early Man is a 2018 British stop-motion animated adventure comedy film directed by Nick Park.... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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