Top Movie Picks By A 9-Year-Old Your Kids Will Love!

Wondering what movies to watch with your kids that are funny, light and just perfect for quality family time? Well, this list looks just made for you!

Wondering what movies to watch with your kids that are funny, light and just perfect for quality family time? Well, this list looks just made for you!

Movies are more than just entertainment, they teach values and influence, especially young minds. So, you’ve got to be careful with the movies you choose for a family movie night. We asked a 9-year-old and these are some of her favourite movies she recommends.

So, grab your popcorn and sit cosily and make the most of your family’s movie night over the weekend.

Here Are Some Top Picks By An 8-Year-Old:

Marley And Me 

A New York Times bestseller, Marley & Me is the heartwarming and unforgettable story of a family in the making and the wondrously neurotic dog who taught them what really matters in life

Age: 10+

Watch on: Prime Video 

Dolphin Tale

Inspired by the incredible true story of Winter, a dolphin who was rescued off the Florida coast after her tail became caught in a crab trap, this uplifting family-oriented adventure from director/co-screenwriter Charles Martin Smith details the unique bond between an injured dolphin and a young boy. When Winter loses her tail in a tragic accident, her young friend convinces the locals to build her a prosthetic replacement, inspiring hope and courage in handicapped people across the globe.

Age: 7+

Watch on: Prime Video 

Sing 1 And 2

Buster Moon and his friends must persuade reclusive rock star Clay Calloway to join them for the opening of a new show.

Age: 7+

Watch on: Prime Video 

Free Willy

The touching story of a boy and his killer whale made this family drama a surprise box-office hit. Jesse (Jason James Richter) is a kid without parents who has bounced from one foster home to another and is living on the streets. He learns that a beloved killer whale is to be killed by the aquarium owners, he risks everything to free the whale.

Age: 6+

Watch on: Google Play movies


A ten-year-old boy with a facial deformity (Jacob Tremblay) attends school for the first time when he begins the fifth grade. With the support of his mother (Julia Roberts) and father (Owen Wilson), he learns how to make friends and adjust to his new environment

Age: 10+

Watch on: Prime Video 

Rescued By Ruby

Chasing his dream to join an elite K-9 unit, a state trooper partners with a fellow underdog: clever but naughty shelter pup Ruby.

Age: 8+

Watch on: Netflix

The Little Mermaid

Ariel, the fun-loving and mischievous mermaid, is enchanted with all things human. Disregarding her father’s order to stay away from the world above the sea, she strikes a bargain with a devious sea witch to trade her beautiful voice for legs. But can she also win a prince’s heart?

Age: 5+

Watch on: Vudu, Youtube

Trollhunters- Part 3 

The highly imaginative adventure series for kids that tells you the story of a high school student who stands up against the big, bad guys- both in his regular world and his special world against the trolls. There is friendship, courage, loyalty- all being taught but there is some amount of violence and fighting too- that makes it suitable for the older kids and not the very young ones. 

For ages: 10+

Platform: Netflix

Hotel Transylvania Series

A doting dad, a beautiful daughter, a monster’s retreat and an innocent backpacker- this is what this movie is all about. As much as the dad wants his family to stay away from humans, he notices his half-human daughter and the young lad falling for each other. What does he do next? Find out.

For ages: 5+

Platform: Netflix


After the banished Chef of Bergens captures Trolls during a celebration, Princess Poppy and Branch set out on a mission to rescue their friends. Your kids will love this musically bound fun movie!

Age: 5+
Platform: Prime video, Netflix

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