A lot of science fiction films can get really complicated, sometimes a spectator needs a PhD in Physics in order to understand their important plot points. This list of sci-fi movies that are appropriate for 8 year old kids makes the science easy to understand but still maintains the genre’s sense of wonder. Here are the best sci-fi films for 8 year olds. If you've ever asked yourself, "what science fiction movies should 8 year old kids watch?" Then this list is for you.
Muppets travel from space, a kid meets a giant robot, and a team of astronauts crashland on a planet thousands of years into the future. Some of the films on this roundup are animated and some are live action. Whether or not these films take place in the present or the future, they certainly have something to say about society and they all make their young audience think outside the box.
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Directed by: Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders
Directed by: Chris Williams, Don Hall
Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker
Directed by: Sean McNamara
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Directed by: Don Bluth, Gary Goldman, Art Vitello
Directed by: Jon Favreau filmography
Directed by: Nick Castle
Directed by: Callan Brunker
Directed by: Marcos Martinez, Jorge Blanco, Javier Abad
Directed by: David Green
Directed by: Ben Stassen
Directed by: Matthew Robbins
Directed by: Randal Kleiser
Directed by: Stephen J. Anderson
Directed by: Franklin J. Schaffner
Directed by: Douglas Trumbull