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Good Movies for 11 Year Olds

Updated November 25, 2020 16.2k votes 2.9k voters 133.2k views90 items

List RulesVote up the best films appropriate for an eleven year old to watch.

This list has lots of awesome movies for 11 year olds, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best movies for 11 year olds come in a variety of forms and genres. Some great movies for eleven year olds to watch are memorable musicals while other good films for eleven year olds are fun animated flicks. It should come as no surprise that Marvel has many of the top films for 11 year olds on this list, in addition to good Disney movies, and comedy classics like Home Alone.

Which films await your votes on this best movies for 11 year olds list? Eleven year olds have great senses of humor so School of Rock is an excellent movie for this age group. Jack Black is so funny in this 2003 film that even Mom and Dad will enjoy his rock star antics. Ghostbusters is another hilarious movie that an 11 year old can watch.

Which movie for 11 year olds do you think is the best? Give your favorite films a thumbs up to move them up this list and please add any great movies appropriate for 11 year olds that aren't already listed.

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    Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
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    Jumanji: The Next Level

    ActorsDwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas

    Directed byJake Kasdan

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    Minions
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    ActorsSandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton, Allison Janney, Steve Coogan

    Directed byPierre Coffin, Kyle Balda

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    Home Alone
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    ActorsMacaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, John Candy, Catherine O'Hara, Lionel Barrymore

    Directed byChris Columbus

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    Avatar
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    ActorsZoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez, Sam Worthington, Giovanni Ribisi

    Directed byJames Cameron

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    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    ActorsShameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Jake Johnson, Liev Schreiber

    Directed byBob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman

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    The Parent Trap

    ActorsLindsay Lohan, Dennis Quaid, Kat Graham, Dina Lohan, Natasha Richardson

    Directed byNancy Meyers

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    Wonder
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    The Lion King
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    The Lion King

    2019

    ActorsDonald Glover, Beyoncé, James Earl Jones, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Billy Eichner

    Directed byJon Favreau

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    Marvel Cinematic Universe
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    Beauty and the Beast
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    Beauty and the Beast

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    ActorsEmma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline and Josh Gad with the voices of Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci

    Directed byBill Condon

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    The Greatest Showman

    ActorsHugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya

    Directed byMichael Gracey

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    Hairspray
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    ActorsJohn Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer, Amanda Bynes, Zac Efron, Queen Latifah

    Directed byAdam Shankman

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    Night at the Museum

    ActorsRobin Williams, Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino, Owen Wilson, Mickey Rooney

    Directed byShawn Levy

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    Big Hero 6
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    ActorsJamie Chung, Maya Rudolph, Génesis Rodríguez, James Cromwell, Alan Tudyk

    Directed byChris Williams, Don Hall

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    Journey 2: The Mysterious Island

    ActorsVanessa Hudgens, Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine, Josh Hutchersonm, Kristin Davis

    Directed byBrad Peyton

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    13 Going on 30

    ActorsJennifer Garner, Ashley Benson, Mark Ruffalo, Renee Olstead, Judy Greer

    Directed byGary Winick

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    Pirates of the Caribbean Franchise
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    Little Women
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    2019

    ActorsSaoirse Ronan, Laura Dern, Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Eliza Scanlen

    Directed byGreta Gerwig

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    High School Musical 2

    ActorsZac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel, Corbin Bleu

    Directed byKenny Ortega

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    Star Wars Franchise
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    Journey to the Center of the Earth

    ActorsBrendan Fraser, Josh Hutchersonm, Seth Meyers, Anita Briem, Kaniehtiio Horn

    Directed byEric Brevig

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    High School Musical 3: Senior Year

    ActorsVanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron, Corbin Bleu, Lucas Grabeel

    Directed byKenny Ortega

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    The Amazing Spider-Man

    ActorsAndrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis Leary, Campbell Scott

    Directed byMarc Webb

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    Abominable
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    ActorsChloe Bennet, Albert Tsai, Tenzing Norgay Trainor, Eddie Izzard, Sarah Paulson

    Directed byJill Culton

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