Over 100 Great Films for Children Ages 4-10

As a service to our readers who are parents of young children, here are 121 films every child should see before their eleventh birthday. All of them have great stories and themes. Parents will know best when their childĀ is ready for some of the more challenging films, such as Watership Down.

Here’s the list for teenagers.

Babes in Toyland (1934)
Captains Courageous (1937)
Robin hood movieposter.jpgHeidi (1937)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
The Prince and the Pauper (1937)
Kidnapped (1938)
Gulliver’s Travels (1939)
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1939)
The Little Princess (1939)
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Pinocchio (1940)
Dumbo (1941)
Lassie Come Home (1943)
National Velvet (1944)
Song of the South (1946)
The Yearling (1946)
Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949)
Cinderella (1950)
Treasure Island (1950)
Alice in Wonderland (1951)
Lili film poster.jpgLili (1953)
Peter Pan (1953)
Shane (1953)
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)
Lady and the Tramp (1955)
Johnny Tremain (1957)
Old Yeller (1957)
The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959)
Sleeping Beauty (1959)
Kidnaped (1960)
Swiss Family Robinson (1960)
101 Dalmatians (1961)
The Incredible Journey (1963)
The Nutty Professor (1963)
The Sword in the Stone (1963)
SwordintheStonePoster.JPGMary Poppins (1964)
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964)
The Sound of Music (1965)
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966)
The Jungle Book (1967)
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)
Oliver! (1968)
Frosty the Snowman (1969)
My Side of the Mountain (1969)
The Aristocats (1970)
The Phantom Tollbooth (1970)
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)
The Call of the Wild (1972)
Charlotte’s Web (1973)
Robin Hood (1973)
The Bad News Bears (1976)
Oh God! (1977)
Star Wars (1977)
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977)
The Rescurers (1977)
Rescuersposter.jpgSuperman (1978)
Watership Down (1978)
The Black Hole (1979)
The Black Stallion (1979)
The Champ (1979)
The Muppet Movie (1979)
Flash Gordon (1980)
Oh Heavenly Dog (1980)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
The Fox and the Hound (1981)
E.T. The Extra Terrestrial (1982)
Six Pack (1982)
The Dark Crystal (1982)
The Secret of NIMH (1982)
Tron (1982)
Max Dugan Returns (1983)
Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)
The Karate Kid (1984)
The Last Starfighter (1984)
The Neverending Story (1984)
TheNeverendingStory1997Edition.jpgBack to the Future (1985)
Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure (1985)
The Black Cauldron (1985)
The Goonies (1985)
The Journey of Natty Gann (1985)
Labyrinth (1986)
Stand by Me (1986)
The Princess Bride (1987)
Big (1988)
The Bear (1988)
Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)
Batman (1989)
The Little Mermaid (1989)
Home Alone (1990)
Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Jurassic Park (1993)
The Lion King (1994)
Babe (1995)
Toy Story (1995)
A Bug’s Life (1998)
Antz (1998)
The Iron Giant (1999)
The Iron Giant poster.JPGHarry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001)
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Shrek (2001)
The Princess Diaries (2001)
Elf (2003)
Finding Nemo (2003)
The Incredibles (2004)
Sky High (2005)
The Chronicals of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
Bee Movie (2007)
Ratatouille (2007)
Bolt (2008)
WALL-E (2008)
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
Up (2009)
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Hugo (2011)
Wreck-it Ralph (2012)
Big Hero 6 (2014)
The Lego Movie (2014)

2015-12-30T00:10:36+00:00November 29th, 2015|The Daily Stir|1 Comment