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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 produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It tells the story of Moana, 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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The Iron Giant is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
The Iron Giant Jennifer Aniston, Vin Diesel, Cloris Leachman The Iron Giant is a 1999 American animated science fiction comedy-drama film using both traditional animation and computer animation, produced by Warner Bros. Animation, and based on the 1968 ...more

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Kung Fu Panda is listed (or ranked) 4 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) 5 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Finding Dory Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks Finding Dory is an upcoming 3D computer-animated film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is a sequel to the 2003 Pixar film Finding Nemo. Andrew ...more

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The Nightmare Before Christmas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
The Nightmare Before Christmas Paul Reubens, Catherine O'Hara, Danny Elfman Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas 3D is a 2006 3D version of the 1993 film of the same title directed by Henry Selick and written by Caroline Thompson.

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The Secret Life of Pets is listed (or ranked) 7 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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Holes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Holes Shia LaBeouf, Sigourney Weaver, Patricia Arquette Holes is a 2003 American comedy-drama adventure film based on the 1998 novel of the same title by Louis Sachar, with Shia LaBeouf as the lead role of Stanley Yelnats IV and also starring Khleo ...more

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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak, Debra Winger E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is a 1982 American science fiction-family film co-produced and directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Melissa Mathison, featuring special effects by Carlo ...more

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The Prince of Egypt is listed (or ranked) 10 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) 11 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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Zootopia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Zootopia Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Alan Tudyk

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Charlie and the Chocolate Fact... is listed (or ranked) 13 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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Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Ac... is listed (or ranked) 14 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) 15 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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Mulan II is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Mulan II Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh, Ming-Na Wen Mulan II is a 2004 American direct-to-video Disney animated film directed by Darrell Rooney and Lynne Southerland and is a sequel to the 1998 animated film Mulan. The entire cast from the first ...more

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Wizards of Waverly Place: The ... is listed (or ranked) 17 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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Stitch! The Movie is listed (or ranked) 18 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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Anastasia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Anastasia Kirsten Dunst, Meg Ryan, Kelsey Grammer Anastasia is a 1997 American animated musical fantasy drama film produced by Fox Animation Studios and distributed by 20th Century Fox. Directed by former Disney animation directors Don Bluth ...more

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Antz is listed (or ranked) 20 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) 21 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) 22 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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Fantasia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Fantasia Walt Disney, Corey Burton, Leopold Stokowski Fantasia is a 1940 American animated film produced by Walt Disney and released by Walt Disney Productions. With story direction by Joe Grant and Dick Huemer, and production supervision by Ben ...more

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Princess Protection Program is listed (or ranked) 24 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) 25 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) 26 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) 27 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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Good Luck Charlie: It's Christ... is listed (or ranked) 28 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) 29 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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An Extremely Goofy Movie is listed (or ranked) 30 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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Camp Rock is listed (or ranked) 31 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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Frenemies is listed (or ranked) 32 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) 33 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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Fantasia 2000 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Fantasia 2000 Steve Martin, Bette Midler, James Earl Jones Fantasia 2000 is a 1999 American animated anthology film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 38th film in the Walt Disney Animated Classics ...more

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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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Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam is listed (or ranked) 36 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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Let It Shine is listed (or ranked) 37 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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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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Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade is listed (or ranked) 40 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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Good Burger is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
Good Burger Shaquille O'Neal, Carmen Electra, Linda Cardellini Good Burger is a 1997 American comedy film directed by Brian Robbins and starring Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell. The film evolved from the comedy sketch "Good Burger" featured on the ...more

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The Pirate Fairy is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Children's and Kids' Movies on Netflix Instant
The Pirate Fairy Mae Whitman, Christina Hendricks, Tom Hiddleston

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Atlantis: Milo's Return is listed (or ranked) 43 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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Read It and Weep is listed (or ranked) 44 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) 45 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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Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 is listed (or ranked) 46 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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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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The Brave Little Toaster to th... is listed (or ranked) 48 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) 49 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

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Beauty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 50 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