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Disney’s New Cinderella is an Enchanting Retelling of a Classic Fairy Tale

This is a guest post by Emma Kliethermes. Disney’s live action remake of the beloved fairy tale Cinderella in all was not only a fitting tribute to the animated Disney classic, but also a more developed story that captivates the audience, both young and old.  Kenneth Branagh’s take on the well-known tale is charming and magical […]

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Top 10 Kid Movies of All Time

This is a guest post by Eileen Archer. This is a guide that shows ten of the top kid movies in chronological order, with a mix of genre and interest. This is by no means an exhaustive list, just a list of unforgettable classics and ones to watch over and over again….

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7 Animated Movies to See Before you Die

This is a guest post by Catherine Ross. For most of us, the first childhood movie we watch is a colorful, exuberant animated movie, rich in heart and important life lessons. Animated movies are our gateway to the magic of film; they tell some gripping stories and they appeal to all ages and interests. So […]

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Netflix Cartoons for the Adventurous Kid

This is a guest post by Ken Myers. If you have a kid who is always on the go, then you need cartoons that can match their enthusiasm for life. Here are some great cartoon series options for adventurous kids that are available for Netflix instant streaming:

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The Best Children’s Movies Based on Books

This is a guest post by Rachael Cherry. When it comes to movies, many parents want to not only entertain their kids but teach them as well. What better way to get kids interested in reading than with their favorite movies? Check out some of these movies based on books and see what you can […]

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The 20 Best Live Action Disney Movies Available on Netflix Instant Streaming

This is a guest post by Ken Myers. When it comes to kids’ entertainment, Disney is the biggest name on the block. That is because Disney movies are consistently high quality shows that you and your children will want to watch over and over again. However Disney makes more than just great cartoons. In alphabetical […]

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The Best Disney Cartoons Available on Netflix Instant Streaming

This is a guest post by Christine Maddox. We all recognize the Disney name for one reason: Disney makes the best kids’ cartoons! My children love almost every Disney movie, so it is hard to pick what their favorites are. However, in alphabetical order, here are a few of their favorite Disney cartoons that are […]

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The Best Christmas Movies For Kids on Netflix Instant Streaming

Looking for some good Christmas movies for your smaller children on Netflix? Look no further! Listed below are 23 kid friendly Christmas tales that will delight your little ones and help put them into the Christmas spirit. And the best part? They are all available right now on Netflix Instant Streaming!

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Surprise! 5 Hidden Gems on Netflix

If you were stranded on a desert island, what three things would you bring? If you had any sense, your list would be: a modem, your computer, and a lifetime subscription to Netflix. That way, you’d always be super entertained even if left all on your own. At first glance, some of the movies in […]

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9 Awesome Animated Movies for The Whole Family on Netflix Instant Streaming

Looking for the best animated movies that your entire family can enjoy on Netflix Instant Streaming? Here are nine excellent ones that should definitely be seen!

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5 New Kids Movies on Netflix Instant Streaming

Looking for the best movies for kids to watch on Netflix Instant Streaming? Here are five recent ones that your children will love!

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12 Halloween Treats For Small Children on Netflix Instant Streaming

Looking for some NOT TOO spooky Halloween movies for your smaller children?  Look no further!  Listed below are 12 kid friendly Halloween tales that won’t be too scary for your little ones.  And even better?  They are all available right now on Netflix Instant Streaming!

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The Halloween That Almost Wasn’t

‘Tis the season!  The season for witches and brews, screams and boos…  (that’s boos.  Not booze.  Unless of course, you’re one of those that likes to spike your pumpkin juice!)

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Netflix Instant Streaming Find of the Week: Secretariat

Looking for the best movies to watch on Netflix Instant Streaming?  This week I recommend: Secretariat, an excellent family movie about a woman who put her money, time and energy into her father’s racehorse, and won the Triple Crown Championship in 1973.

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Green Lantern

Green Lantern is based on the comic book series of the same name, about test pilot Hal Jordan who inherits a powerful green ring and green lantern and transforms into a superhero.

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Tooth Fairy

Tooth Fairy is about a successful hockey player that is summoned to serve time as a real life tooth fairy.

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Thor

Thor is the movie based on the comic book hero. Golden hair, sparkling blue eyes, rippling muscles, has a hammer that commands the atmosphere… yep… that one. Thor is banished to Earth to learn a few lessons about becoming a worthy God.

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16 Great Kids Movies on Netflix Instant Streaming

Are you looking for the best kids movies to watch on Netflix Instant Streaming? Here is a list of some excellent kids shows available to watch on Netflix right now.

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Preview and DVD Release: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

I’m a little irritated with this new trend of movies being broken down into two parts, but I am seriously anticipating the final installment of Harry Potter! Yes, I will watch every previous movie in order with my kids before we see this one in the theater the day it releases! Harry Potter and the […]

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The Karate Kid

The new Karate Kid and all three of the older Karate Kid movies are currently available on Netflix Instant Streaming.  I had a movie marathon with my kids and watched all four movies over the weekend.

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