parenting The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant  

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The Best Children's and Kids’ Movies on Netflix Instant is a complete Netflix streaming list for your perusal. All the best family and kids’ films on Netflix streaming are listed in one convenient place so you can fully utilize your Netflix service. Some of the best movies of all time are now available on Netflix instant, so you can catch up on new hit movies and kids film adaptations right in your living room.

This Netflix streaming list has nearly as many of the greatest kids' and children’s comedy movies to watch as the regular DVD service offers. New standout movies like Moana and Zootopia are all available on Netflix streaming as are classic children's and kids’ movies like Disney's Fantasia, The Prince of Egypt, Mulan, and E.T. can be viewed on the Netflix instant service.

What are the best Netflix instant children and kids’ movies? What is available on the Netflix streaming family and children’s selection? Are there new family films on Netflix instant? This Netflix streaming list is here to get you started on the best Netflix streaming children and kids’ films has to offer. This is in no way a complete list, so if you know your favorite children and kids’ movie isn't on this list of Netflix instant movies, make sure to add it so other Netflix users can find the best children and kids’ on Netflix instant.

Don't have Netflix Instant? then check out the best kids movies on Amazon Prime or maybe the best family movies on Hulu. Otherwise, the best kids movies on Netflix will keep you and your family entertained for a long time.

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Moana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Moana Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House 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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Kubo and the Two Strings is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Kubo and the Two Strings Charlize Theron, Rooney Mara, Matthew McConaughey

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Kung Fu Panda is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Kung Fu Panda Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman Kung Fu Panda is a 2008 American computer-animated action comedy martial arts film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by John Stevenson and ...more

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Finding Dory is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Finding Dory Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Hayden Rolence Finding Dory is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated comedy adventure film directed by Andrew Stanton, and a sequel to Finding Nemo. The friendly but forgetful blue tang fish, Dory (Ellen ...more

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The Secret Life of Pets is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
The Secret Life of Pets Louis C.K., Lake Bell, Kevin Hart The Secret Life of Pets is an upcoming American 3D computer animated comedy film produced by Illumination Entertainment. It is being directed by Chris Renaud and Yarrow Cheney and written by ...more

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The Prince of Egypt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
The Prince of Egypt Sandra Bullock, Michelle Pfeiffer, Val Kilmer The Prince of Egypt is a 1998 American animated epic musical biblical film and the first traditionally animated film produced and released by DreamWorks Pictures. The film is an adaptation of ...more

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Kung Fu Panda Holiday is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Kung Fu Panda Holiday Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman Kung Fu Panda Holiday is a 2010 American television special that premiered on NBC on November 24, 2010. Featured are the voices of Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan, Seth ...more

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Charlie and the Chocolate Fact... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is a 2005 musical adventure film directed by Tim Burton. It is the second film adaptation of the 1964 British book of the same name by Roald Dahl and stars ...more

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Stitch! The Movie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Stitch! The Movie Tia Carrere, Ving Rhames, Frank Welker Disney's Stitch! The Movie is a direct-to-video animated spin-off of Lilo & Stitch, released on August 26, 2003. It is often considered more of a backdoor pilot for the spinoff series Lilo ...more

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Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Ac... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension Ashley Tisdale, Kelly Hu, Slash Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension is a 2011 Disney Channel Original Movie based on the TV series Phineas and Ferb. The film premiered August 5, 2011 in the United States. It ...more

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Tinker Bell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Tinker Bell Lucy Liu, Kristin Chenoweth, Raven-Symoné Tinker Bell is a 2008 computer animated film based on the Disney Fairies franchise produced by DisneyToon Studios. It revolves around Tinker Bell, a fairy character created by J. M. Barrie in ...more

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Wizards of Waverly Place: The ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
cuddlytart31 added Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie Selena Gomez, Maria Canals Barrera, Jennifer Stone Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie is a 2009 American made-for-television comedy-drama fantasy film based on the Disney Channel Original Series Wizards of Waverly Place. It was directed by Lev ...more

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Antz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Antz Jennifer Lopez, Sylvester Stallone, Sharon Stone Antz is a 1998 American computer animated adventure comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by DreamWorks Pictures. It features the voices of Woody Allen, Sharon Stone, ...more

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A Monster in Paris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
ReneeMiller added A Monster in Paris Catherine O'Hara, Vanessa Paradis, Ludivine Sagnier A Monster in Paris is a 2011 French 3D computer-animated musical comedy fantasy adventure film directed by Bibo Bergeron, produced by Luc Besson, written by Stéphane Kazandjian, ...more

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Chicken Run is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Chicken Run Mel Gibson, Timothy Spall, Imelda Staunton Chicken Run is a 2000 British-French-American stop-motion animated comedy film made by the Aardman Animations studios and directed by Peter Lord and Nick Park. It was the first feature-length ...more

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Sing is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Sing Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane Sing is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical comedy film produced by Illumination Entertainment. The film stars the voices of Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane, ...more

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Beauty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Beauty and the Beast Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans 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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An Extremely Goofy Movie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
An Extremely Goofy Movie Pauly Shore, Bebe Neuwirth, Brad Garrett An Extremely Goofy Movie, is a 2000 American direct-to-video animated comedy film made by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by Douglas McCarthy, it is the sequel to the 1995 film A Goofy Movie, ...more

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Trolls is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Trolls Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel Trolls is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical comedy film based on the dolls of the same name created by Thomas Dam. The film revolves around two trolls on a quest to save their village ...more

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Princess Protection Program is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Princess Protection Program Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Jamie Chung Princess Protection Program is a 2009 Disney Channel Original Movie, directed by Allison Liddi-Brown and starring Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato. The film premiered on June 26, 2009 in the United ...more

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Tinker Bell and the Lost Treas... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure Lucy Liu, Kristin Chenoweth, Raven-Symoné Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure is a 2009 computer-animated comedy adventure film based on the Disney Fairies franchise, produced by DisneyToon Studios. It is a sequel to the 2008 film, Tinker ...more

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Tinker Bell and the Great Fair... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue Lucy Liu, Kristin Chenoweth, Raven-Symoné Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue is a 2010 computer-animated comedy adventure film based on the Disney Fairies franchise, it is the third installment of the Tinker bell franchise produced ...more

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Air Buddies is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Air Buddies Abigail Breslin, Michael Clarke Duncan, Molly Shannon Here's the delightful tale of teamwork and adventure your whole family will love! Air Bud is the proud father of five adorable puppies -- the hip-hoppin' B-Dawg, lovely RoseBud, mellow Bud-Dha, ...more

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The Jungle Book is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
The Jungle Book Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba The Jungle Book is a 2016 fantasy adventure film directed and co-produced by Jon Favreau. Based on Rudyard Kipling's eponymous collective works and inspired by Walt Disney's 1967 animated film ...more

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Good Luck Charlie: It's Christ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Good Luck Charlie: It's Christmas! Bridgit Mendler, Abbie Cobb, Leigh-Allyn Baker Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas! is a 2011 Christmas film based on the Disney Channel Original Series Good Luck Charlie. The film was directed by Arlene Sanford and written by Geoff Rodkey, ...more

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Lemonade Mouth is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Lemonade Mouth Bridgit Mendler, Christopher McDonald, Tisha Campbell-Martin Lemonade Mouth is a 2011 musical drama film based on the book of the same name by Mark Peter Hughes. The film was directed by Patricia Riggen and written by April Blair, and stars Bridgit ...more

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Camp Rock is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Camp Rock Demi Lovato, Joe Jonas, Nick Jonas Camp Rock is a 2008 Disney Channel Original Movie starring the Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato. The music is written by Julie Brown, Paul Brown, Regina Hicks and Karen Gist. The film is directed ...more

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Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade Dabney Coleman, Dan Castellaneta, Ashley Johnson Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade is a Disney direct-to-video animated film released on December 9, 2003. The film is based on the Disney television series Recess. It was released simultaneously ...more

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Pete's Dragon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Pete's Dragon Bryce Dallas Howard, Oakes Fegley, Wes Bentley Pete's Dragon is a 2016 American fantasy comedy-drama adventure film directed by David Lowery, based on the 1977 musical film. The adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete (Oakes Fegley) and his ...more

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The BFG is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
The BFG Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton The BFG is a 2016 American fantasy adventure film directed and co-produced by Steven Spielberg, based on the 1982 novel of the same name by Roald Dahl. In the film, an orphan human girl ...more

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Kung Fu Panda 3 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Kung Fu Panda 3 Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman Kung Fu Panda 3 is a 2016 3D computer-animated action-comedy martial arts film directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson and Alessandro Carloni. Continuing his "legendary adventures of ...more

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Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam Demi Lovato, Joe Jonas, Nick Jonas Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam is a 2010 Disney Channel Original Movie and the sequel to the 2008 film Camp Rock. The film premiered on Disney Channel September 3, 2010. The film won the 2011 ...more

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Frenemies is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Frenemies Bella Thorne, Zendaya, Stefanie Scott Frenemies is a 2012 tv drama film directed by Daisy von Scherler Mayer.

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Starstruck is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Starstruck Danielle Campbell, Chelsea Kane, Abbie Cobb Starstruck is a 2010 Disney Channel Original Movie starring Sterling Knight and Danielle Campbell.

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The Search for Santa Paws is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
The Search for Santa Paws Madison Pettis, Mitchel Musso, Wendi McLendon-Covey The Search for Santa Paws is a 2010 direct to video film. The movie is a prequel to Santa Buddies, as well as a spin-off from the Air Buddies film franchise and the tenth film in the Air Bud ...more

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Atlantis: Milo's Return is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Atlantis: Milo's Return Frank Welker, Clancy Brown, John Mahoney Atlantis: Milo's Return, released in 2003, is Disney's twentieth animated direct-to-video sequel. It is a sequel to the 2001 animated film Atlantis: The Lost Empire. Originally, Disney was ...more

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The Pirate Fairy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
The Pirate Fairy Mae Whitman, Christina Hendricks, Tom Hiddleston The Pirate Fairy (previously known as Quest for the Queen) is a 2014 American 3D computer-animated fantasy film directed by Peggy Holmes. When Zarina (Christina Hendricks) steals Pixie Hollow's ...more

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Geek Charming is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Geek Charming Sarah Hyland, Sasha Pieterse, Lili Simmons Geek Charming is a 2011 Disney Channel Original Movie based on the novel by Robin Palmer. The film was directed by Jeffrey Hornaday and was written by Elizabeth Hackett and Hilary Galanoy. It ...more

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Super Buddies is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Super Buddies Zendaya, Amy Sedaris, Alyson Stoner Super Buddies is a 2013 Disney direct-to-DVD family film, directed by Robert Vince and produced by Anna McRoberts. It is the 7th installment in the Air Buddies franchise. The Buddies acquire ...more

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Let It Shine is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Let It Shine Indiana Evans, Tyler James Williams, Courtney B. Vance Let It Shine is a 2012 musical television film that premiered on Disney Channel. It features an ensemble cast of Tyler James Williams, Coco Jones, Trevor Jackson and Brandon Mychal Smith. The ...more

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Meet the Robinsons is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Meet the Robinsons Tom Selleck, Angela Bassett, Adam West Meet the Robinsons is a 2007 American computer-animated comedy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures on March 30, 2007. The 47th animated feature in ...more

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Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 Alyssa Milano, Odette Annable, Bridgit Mendler Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 is a 2010 comedy film directed by Alex Zamm.

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Bee Movie is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Bee Movie Oprah Winfrey, Sting, Chris Rock Bee Movie is a 2007 American computer animated family comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It stars Jerry Seinfeld and Renée Zellweger. Bee ...more

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Smurfs The Lost Village is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Smurfs: The Lost Village Demi Lovato, Rainn Wilson, Joe Manganiello Smurfs: The Lost Village is a 2017 American 3D computer-animated comedy-adventure film produced by Sony Pictures Animation and The Kerner Entertainment Company, with animation by Sony Pictures ...more

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Read It and Weep is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Read It and Weep Danielle Panabaker, Allison Scagliotti, Kay Panabaker Read It and Weep is a 2006 Disney Channel Original Movie which premiered on July 21, 2006. It is based on the novel How My Private, Personal Journal Became A Bestseller by Julia DeVillers. ...more

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Girl vs. Monster is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Girl vs. Monster Olivia Holt, Katherine McNamara, Jennifer Aspen Girl vs. Monster is a 2012 fantasy comedy-horror Disney Channel Original Movie that premiered on October 12, 2012. The film stars Olivia Holt as Skylar, a teenage girl who discovers on the eve ...more

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Cow Belles is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Cow Belles Aly Michalka, Christian Serratos, AJ Michalka Cow Belles is a 2006 romantic teen comedy film that stars American pop recording artists Alyson Michalka and Amanda Michalka, better known as sister duo Aly & AJ. It premiered on March 24, ...more

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Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas Milton Berle, Frank Welker, Jim Cummings Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas is a direct-to-video animated Christmas movie made by Walt Disney Home Video and won the Award for Best Animated Feature Film at the 5th Kecskemét Animation ...more

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The Brave Little Toaster to th... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue Alfre Woodard, Jay Mohr, Victoria Jackson The Brave Little Toaster To The Rescue is the first direct-to-video sequel to The Brave Little Toaster. Despite being released after The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars, it is actually the ...more

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Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves Mila Kunis, Ben Stiller, George Carlin Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves is a 1997 live-action direct-to-video sequel to Honey, I Shrunk the Kids and Honey, I Blew Up the Kid. It is the third and final film in the Honey, I Shrunk the Kids ...more