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The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys  

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What movies should 10 year old boys watch? How about a sports movies like The Sandlot, which also mixes in a nice coming of age story. What about an epic adventure film like The Goonies? Or, how about a good old fashioned animated comedy like The Lego Movie? Those are all appropriate movies for ten year old boys. See what other flicks made the cut.

If it’s possible to peel a young man away from Fortnite for a couple hours, here are a bunch of good movies for 10 year old boys. The selections are both animated and live-action and can all be watched about 1,000 times without getting bored.

Which do you think are the top films for 10 year old boys? An 80s classic like The Karate Kid, or how about the teamwork of Michael Jordan and the Looney Tunes in 1996’s Space Jam? Make your voice heard. Vote up your favorite films for 10 year old boys. Don't see a movie you think you should be on the list? Feel free to add it!

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Star Wars is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill
Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. The first release in the Star Wars franchise, it stars Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter ...more
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The Karate Kid is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Elisabeth Shue, Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita
The Karate Kid is a 1984 American martial arts romantic drama film directed by John G. Avildsen and written by Robert Mark Kamen, starring Ralph Macchio, who was 22 years old during principal ...more
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The Lego Movie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks
The Lego Movie is a 2014 3D computer-animated adventure comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. An ordinary Lego minifigure (Chris Pratt) who finds himself being the only one ...more
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Free Willy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Danielle Harris, Michael Madsen, Michael Ironside
Free Willy is a 1993 American family drama film that was released by Warner Bros. under its Family Entertainment label. The film stars Jason James Richter as a delinquent boy who becomes ...more
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The Rookie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Dennis Quaid, Brian Cox, Rachel Griffiths
The Rookie is a 2002 sports drama film directed by John Lee Hancock and produced by Walt Disney Pictures. It is based on the true story of Jim Morris, who had a brief, but famous Major League ...more
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Big is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Tom Hanks, Jon Lovitz, Elizabeth Perkins
Big is a 1988 American fantasy comedy film directed by Penny Marshall, and stars Tom Hanks as Josh Baskin, a young boy who makes a wish "to be big" and is then aged to adulthood ...more
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Toy Story is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
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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Finding Nemo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
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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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Ve... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Shameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is a 2018 American computer-animated superhero film directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, and Rodney Rothman, based on the Marvel Comics character. ...more
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Wreck-It Ralph is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Sarah Silverman, Jane Lynch, Mindy Kaling
Wreck-It Ralph is a 2012 comedy animation family film written by Phil Johnston, Jennifer Lee and directed by Rich Moore.
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Home Alone is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
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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The Incredibles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter, Jason Lee
The Incredibles is a 2004 American computer-animated comedy superhero film written and directed by Brad Bird and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It was the sixth film produced by Pixar ...more
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Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wre... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Jack McBrayer
Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 is a 2018 American 3D computer-animated comedy-adventure film directed by Rich Moore and Phil Johnston. Ralph (John C. Reilly) and Vanellope (Sarah ...more
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Ratatouille is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
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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The Bad News Bears is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Tatum O'Neal, Jackie Earle Haley, Walter Matthau
The Bad News Bears is a 1976 comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie. It stars Walter Matthau and Tatum O'Neal. The film was followed by two sequels, The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training in ...more
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The Sandlot is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
James Earl Jones, Denis Leary, Karen Allen
The Sandlot, also known as The Sandlot Kids, is a 1993 American coming-of-age film Comedy directed by David M. Evans, which tells the story of a group of young baseball players during the summer ...more
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Despicable Me is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Steve Carell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand
Despicable Me is a 2010 American 3D computer-animated comedy film directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud. When a mastermind (Steve Carell) uses a trio of orphan girls as pawns for a grand ...more
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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Donald Trump, Macaulay Culkin, Tim Curry
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York is a 1992 American Christmas family comedy film written and produced by John Hughes and directed by Chris Columbus. It is the second film in the Home Alone series ...more
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Night at the Museum: Secret of... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Robin Williams, Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb is a 2014 American comedy adventure film directed by Shawn Levy, and the third installment in the series. Security guard Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) must ...more
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Elf is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
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: Battle of... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Amy Adams, Robin Williams, Ben Stiller
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian is a 2009 American adventure comedy film directed by Shawn Levy, and starring Ben Stiller, Amy Adams, Owen Wilson, Hank Azaria, Christopher Guest ...more
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Back to the Future is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson
Back to the Future is a 1985 American comic science fiction film. It was directed by Robert Zemeckis, written by Zemeckis and Bob Gale, produced by Steven Spielberg, and stars Michael J. Fox, ...more
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Big Hero 6 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
Jamie Chung, Maya Rudolph, Génesis Rodríguez
Big Hero 6 is a 2014 American 3D computer-animated superhero action comedy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 54th film in the Walt ...more
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Peter Pan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
June Foray, Bobby Driscoll, Heather Angel
Peter Pan is a 1953 American animated fantasy-adventure film produced by Walt Disney and based on the play Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up by J. M. Barrie. It is the 14th film in the ...more
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Night at the Museum is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys
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