What Are Some Popular Movies for Kids?


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Some popular movies for kids are the "Harry Potter" films, the "Toy Story" films, "The Wizard of Oz," "The Lion King", "Bambi", "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" and "Finding Nemo." Pixar and Disney film studios produce many popular movies for kids. RottenTomatoes.com and TimeOut.com both name "The Wizard of Oz" as the best kids movie.

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What Are Some Popular Movies for Kids?
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The "Toy Story" franchise is a series of animated films about children's toys that come to life when their owner is not around. The plots of each film revolve around the relationships that the toys make with each other and their bond with their human owner, Andy, who is unaware that his toys are sentient. Tom Hanks voices a cowboy doll named Woody and Tim Allen voices a space-ranger action figure named Buzz Lightyear.

The 1942 Disney film "Bambi" tells the story of a baby deer as he explores the forest with his friends Thumper the rabbit and Flower the skunk. It is an animated movie with a rating of G.

"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" and "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" are two noncartoon movies that many children love. The former is the first installment in a series of several films based off of J. K. Rowling's book series about a boy wizard. In the film, Harry Potter attends Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry after spending the first 11 years of his life with his nonmagical aunt and uncle, who keep his magical abilities a secret. "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" is a 1971 film based on a book by Roald Dahl. The movie features a boy's adventures through a candy factory after finding a golden ticket that grants him access.

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