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Kids' Movies & TV: Most Popular Articles

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32 Movies You Can Take Your Family to in 2015
2015 Kids and Family Movies - Find out about animated and family oriented live action movies of 2015!
10 Educational and Entertaining Shows for...
Top 10 Shows for Preschoolers - Read a list of 10 fun and educational shows for preschoolers.
10 Great Kids' Movies About the Ocean and Sea...
Do your kids love the ocean and ocean animals? Here are some great movies that will entertain and educate kids about the ocean and sea creatures.
16 Best Book-Based Movies for Kids Ages 6 to 12
Top Kids' Movies Based on Books - Read a list of 10 great kids/family movies based on books. Kids can get excited about reading when they see a good book come to life in a movie, and these movies are great adaptations of great books.
8 Educational DVDs That Teach Kids the Alphabet...
Read a list of good DVDs that teach kids the alphabet and phonics.
7 Reasons Why TV Can Be Good for Kids
TV Can Be Good for Kids - Read an article about 10 ways in which TV and movies can actually be good for kids. Kids like to watch TV to relax and have fun just like adults do. We can also help children choose programming that can even be beneficial to them as well.
10 Awesome Dinosaur Movies to Entertain Kids...
Dinosaur Movies - Does your child love dinos? Here is a list of great dinosaur movies movies and age recommendations.
32 Movies You Can Take Your Family to in 2014
2014 Kids and Family Movies - Find out about animated and family oriented live action movies of 2014!
Will families enjoy Pixar's Inside Out?
Movie review of Pixar's Inside Out for parents and families
Top 10 Hottest Shows for Tweens
Top 10 Hottest Shows for Tweens - Read a list of TV shows tweens (ages 9-14) love. Find information for parents about content and themes.
9 Robot Movies for Kids of All Ages
Robot Movies for Kids - If your kids like robots, here are a few movies that will spark their interest. Listed in order by age recommendation.
Educational TV Shows for Kids Ages 5-9
Educational TV Shows for Kids Ages 5-9 - Find a list of educational shows for kids that are educational and fun.
Information about the Upcoming Disney Pixar...
Information for families about Disney Pixar family film Inside Out
8 Great Space Movies for Kids
Space Movies for Kids - Find a list of kids' outer space adventures. These movies are all G or PG rated, and will entertain kids of all ages.
Great Summer Movies for Kids and Families
Summer Movies for Kids and Families - These summer themed movies are fun for kids and families to celebrate getting out of school and the arrival of warm weather.
The Animated Movies of 2014
2014 Animated Movies - Here are the animated theatrical adventures kids and families can look forward to in 2014.
List of preschoolers shows by educational...
Preschoolers - TV Shows by Subject. List of TV shows for preschoolers' shows that are educational and focus on subjects such as reading, math, science, art and music.
12 Enchanting Animated Princess Movies
Animated Princess Movies - List of fun animated princess movies for kids and families.
10 Awesome Nature Documentaries for Families
Nature Documentaries for Kids - Find a list of great documentaries about nature and animals that are interesting and educational for families and kids. Kids love watching documentaries and shows about nature and animals, so they offer a great opportunity to entertain and educate.
Top Train DVDs for Kids
Train DVDs - Kids have such a fascination with trains and tracks, here are some great DVDs that feature trains.
6 Best Family Movies About Baseball
Read a list of kids/family Movies that center around a baseball theme. Find the perfect DVD to give a child who loves baseball and movies.
TV Shows That Teach Reading & Literacy Skills
TV Shows That Teach Reading & Literacy Skills - Read about TV shows that help kids develop reading and literacy skills. TV time can supplement school or homeschooling to reinforce letter recognition, early reading skills, vocabulary development and more.
Shark Movies for Kids and Families
Shark movies for kids and families - Is your kid fascinated with sharks? Here is a list of movies featuring the ocean's most fearsome creatures, or in this case, not too fearsome.
Best Movies for Family Road Trips
Best Movies for Road Trips - If you have a long drive ahead of you, keep the family entertained, and even educated, with these great movies.
Find Out About BabyFirstTV
Read about BabyFirstTv, the first cable and satellite channel in the U.S. dedicated to providing programming created specifically for babies and toddlers.
Kids' DVDs - Bugs, Insects, and Spiders!
Bugs, Insects, Spiders, and more! -- These DVDs for kids feature all things buggy. Kids can have fun watching a movie and learn a little something too.
Pirate Movies for Kids & Families
Ahoy mateys! Whether your kids are three or thirteen, you'll find some great pirate treasures on this list of DVDs and Blu-rays.
Should You Really Let Your Baby Watch TV?
Read an article about babies and watching TV. Find out what pediatricians say and what the best available choices are for baby DVDs.
9 Mermaid Shows and Movies that Kids Love
Mermaid Movies - Find a list of mermaid movies for kids and families. These movies featuring beautiful mermaids are listed in order of age recommendation. Fine movies for preschoolers up to tweens.
2013's Most Family-Friendly Movies
Calendar of new releases for upcoming family and children's movies in 2013. Find out what's coming to theaters for families, or find out more about the movies your kids want to see.
Hayao Miyazaki/Studio Ghibli Films That Kids...
Voted one of the 100 Most Influential People by Time Magazine, Hayao Miyazaki has changed the world of animated film with his beautiful and intriguing movies. Kids are especially captivated by his films, and the unique storylines allow for a lot of thought-provoking discussions about his movies.
Top Movies Based on Books for Tweens and Teens
Top Kids' Movies Based on Books for tweens - Read a list of great kids/family movies based on books. Kids can get excited about reading when they see a good book come to life in a movie, and these movies are great adaptations of great books.
Bubble Guppies - Photos and Characters
A charming little group of friends, the Bubble Guppies have come to play with your child on Nickelodeon. Here are some pictures of the Bubble Guppies, and a little info about who they are.
Information for families about Universal's film...
Information for families about the film Minions
Movie Guide for Parents: Should Your Kids Watch...
Up (2009) - Read a review for parents of Disney's animated movie Up, a story about a salesman who ties thousands of balloons to his house and flies away to the wilds of South America.
Is Pitch Perfect 2 appropriate for tweens and...
A review for parents of tweens and teens for Pitch Perfect 2.
"The Backyardigans" Children's TV Show Review
Parental Guidelines Rating: TV-Y Target Age Group: Preschool (2-5 Years) Television Station: Nick Jr.
Dora the Explorer - TV Show Review
Read a review for parents of Dora the Explorer, a series for preschoolers on Nick Jr. Dora the Explorer is one of the first interactive educational cartoons for preschoolers.
Animated Movies Set in Exotic Locales
Animated Movies Set in Exotic Locales - Travel around the world as you watch these popular family friendly animated movies set in flavorful countries around the globe. Have fun learning about the culture and countries that have been brought to animated life.
DVDs That Help Teach Kids to Read
Read about DVDs that encourage reading or help kids learn to read.
SpongeBob SquarePants - TV Show Review for...
Read a TV show review for parents of Nickelodeon's hit cartoon SpongeBob SquarePants. While some parents have reservations about the show, it has been the number-one animated kids’ show on television for over five years.
6 Ways to Find Filtered Movies and Television...
Read about options available to filter or edit offensive content from movies and television. Find out how to buy or rent edited movies.
11 Greatest Easter Movies for Kids and Families
Find a list of the top Easter movies for kids and families.
Is Jurassic World appropriate for families?
Information for Parents about Jurassic World
Inside Out Movie Activities
Inside Out Movie Activity: Teach kids about their own emotions and how people express emotions around the world.
Sheriff Callie's Wild West - Characters &...
Sheriff Callie and Sparky photo from the Disney Channel series Sheriff Callie's Wild West.
Big Hero 6 Review: Will the Kids Love It?
Big Hero 6 (2015) - Movie review for Parents of this animated Disney super hero flick.
Super Why - TV Show Review
Super Why - Read a TV show review of Super Why, the PBS KIDS show for preschoolers that encourages reading and early literacy skills.
Meet The Croods!
Meet The Croods! This hilarious and loveable cave family star in DreamWorks Animation's animated adventure film that will delight families and kids.
What Do the MPAA Ratings Mean?
What Do the MPAA Ratings Mean? Find out about the MPAA movie ratings and what they mean. The Rating Board uses these general guidelines when deciding what to rate a movie.
What is Blu-ray and How Does It Impact the...
What is Blu-ray? With all of the new Blu-ray discs coming out featuring a multitude of bonus feature, you may be wondering, exactly what is blu-ray and what features does it offer? With all of the new family and kids' titles coming out, this question is especially important for families.
Is Bubble Guppies a Good Show for Preschoolers?
Bubble Guppies! - TV Show Review of the exciting Nickelodeon TV show for preschoolers featuring educational underwater adventures.
Leslie Mann Voices Linda
Leslie Mann- This photo shows Leslie Mann along side her character Lina from the movie Rio. Page 17.
Best Kids' Movies Based on Books for Young...
Top Kids' Movies Based on Books for Preschoolers - Read a list of great kids/family movies based on books. Get your preschoolers excited about learning by reading them a favorite book and then watching the movie together -- or visa versa.
10 Amazing Christmas Movies for Kids
Read a list of the top ten children's Christmas movies.
Your Baby Can Read! - DVD Set Review
Your Baby Can Read! - Read a review of the early language development system created by Dr. Rober Titzer. Your Baby Can Read! is recommended for kids ages 3 months to 5 year.
How Are Movie Ratings Decided by the MPAA?
Find out about how the MPAA decides movie ratings for films in America. MPAA movie ratings are decided by the Rating Board, which operates under the MPAA and the NATO.
A teen perspective on Pixar's Inside Out
Teen Review of Pixar's Inside Out
Foofa from Yo Gabba Gabba!
Yo Gabba Gabba! - Photos and characters from the hit Nick Jr. TV show Yo Gabba Gabba! Page 3.
WordWorld - TV Show Review
WordWorld - Read a TV show review of WordWorld. an animated TV show on PBS KIDS, WordWorld focuses on a curriculum surrounding letters, words and reading.
Doc McStuffins and Friends
Doc McStuffins and Friends - TV show Photo of Chilly, Lambie, Doc and Hallie. Page 2.
Inside Out Maze
Inside Out movie activity: Emotions can be difficult to figure out -- like a maze. Page 2.
Team Umizoomi - TV Show Review
Team Umizoomi - Read a review for parents and show info about Team Umizoomi, Nick Jr.'s math-based series for preschoolers.
What does a teen think of Jurassic World?
A teen's perspective on Jurassic World
Penguin Movies for Kids and Families
Penguin movies for kids and families - penguins have such personality, they star in several movies both live action and animated.
Doc McStuffins - Photo Gallery of Characters
Doc McStuffins - Photos of characters and scenes from the Disney show for preschoolers Doc McStuffins.
Sofia the First - Photos and Characters
Sofia the First Photo Gallery - Find photos and information about the characters in Disney's fairytale series for preschoolers.
Caillou - TV Show Review for Parents
Caillou - Read a review for parents of Caillou, a PBS Kids show for preschoolers.
Who Is Magnus Scheving?
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Inside Out Movie Activity: Emotions Around the...
Inside Out Movie Activity: Teach kids about their own emotions and how people express emotions around the world.
Tomorrowland - Read about this action adventure...
Tomorrowland (2015) - Read about this mystery adventure movie Disney.
Muno from Yo Gabba Gabba!
Yo Gabba Gabba! - Photos and characters from the hit Nick Jr. TV show Yo Gabba Gabba! Page 4.
Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato - Read about the young actress Demi Lovato. Demi is well-known for her role in the Disney Channel movie Camp Rock. She was 15 years old at the time Camp Rock aired.
Read about the 2015 live action Cinderella movie
Cinderella (2015) - Read about this live-action version of a Disney classic.
10 Questions You Can Ask Your Children about...
Maleficent - Movie discussion questions for kids and families.
Winter Smiling
Winter smiles up at her friends in Dolphin Tale. Winter the dolphin plays herself in this inspiring family film. Page 10.
Harry Connick Jr. in Dolphin Tale
Photo of Harry Connick Jr. as Dr. Clay Haskett in the 2011 family film Dolphin Tale. Browse a gallery of photos from the inspiring movie about Winter the dolphin. Page 5.
How Communicative Is Your Preschooler? -- 5...
How Communicative Is Your Preschooler?: 3 Ways TV Time Can Help -- Preschoolers can learn a lot more than just letters and numbers from TV shows or movies. Here's how to help your preschooler learn to communicate, think and analyze just by talking about TV and Movies.
Paw Patrol - Meet the Characters
Paw Patrol - Meet the characters from the Nickelodeon hit show for preschoolers, Paw Patrol.
Winter
Meet Winter! Starring as herself in the family film Dolphin Tale, Winter proves to us all that any challenge can be overcome with hard work, faith, and a little help from our friends. Page 4.
Frozen - Movie Review for Parents
Frozen (2013) - Movie review for parents.
"Arthur Loses His Marbles" DVD Review
MPAA Rating: NR Genre: Children’s Educational/Animated Runtime: 45 minutes Age Range: 4 to 8 years "Arthur
Wild Kratts - Review for Parents
Wild Kratts - TV Show Review of the live-action/animated series Wild Kratts. In the series, the Kratts brothers educate and entertain kids with wild animal adventures.
Selena Gomez - Bio and Facts for Kids
Selena Gomez - Read about the young actress Selena Gomez. Selena is well-known for her role in the Disney Channel show Wizards of Waverly Place. She was 15 years old at the time Camp Rock aired.
Jesse Eisenberg Voices Blu in RIO
Jesse Eisenberg - Photo of Jesse Eisenberg voicing Blu, the blue macaw star of the animated film Rio. Page 16.
10 Halloween Movies for Kids
Read about ten ghoulishly good Halloween movies for young children and families. Watch an oldie but goodie, or a newer haunting flick to get your kids in the mood for family fun this Halloween. These Halloween movies are great for kids of all ages.
Movies Based on Roald Dahl Books
Movies Based on Roald Dahl Books
American Girl Movies
American Girl Movies - List of the movies based on the line of American Girl dolls and the stories behind their characters.
Preview for the new Fantastic Four reboot
Fantastic Four -- Movie Preview for Parents and Families
Read about the Disneynature film Monkey Kingdom...
Monkey Kingdom (2015) - Movie trailer, clips and info about this Disneynature film.
Milli from 'Team Umizoomi'
Team Umizoomi - See pictures of Bot, Geo, and Milli from the Nick Jr. TV series Team Umizoomi. Page 3.
Doc & Mom
On the Disney show for preschoolers, Doc McStuffins, Doc's mom is a real doctor, and a great source of wisdom and advice. Page 4.
Rufus the Pelican
Rufus is a mischievous pelican in the movie Dolphin Tale. Meet Rufus and some of the other characters in this inspiring family film. Page 9.
Team Umizoomi
Team Umizoomi - See pictures of Bot, Geo, and Milli and other characters from the Nick Jr. TV show for kids ages 2-7. Page 4.
Dr. Seuss Movies on DVD and Blu-ray
Dr. Seuss Movies on DVD and Blu-ray - Find your family's favorite Dr. Seuss stories brought to life. These DVDs and Blu-rays feature Dr. Seuss stories in movies animated, computer animated and live action.
Between the Lions - TV Show Review for Parents
Read a review for parents of Between the Lions, a PBS Kids show which focuses on literacy. Between the Lions teaches children about letter sounds, letter combinations, and reading.
Director Pete Docter and Producter Jonas Rivera...
Interview with Inside Out Director Pete Docter and Producer Jonas Rivera
The Good Dinosaur - Read about this long...
The Good Dinosaur - Read about the 2015 animated Disney/Pixar film.
Doc & Dad
Doc McStuffins and Her Dad - On the Disney Channel show for preschoolers, Doc McStuffins, Doc's dad is a supportive source for help and advice. Page 3.
8 St. Patricks Day Movies for Kids and Families
Find a list of St. Patrick's Day movies for kids and families.
Handy Manny Characters
Read about the characters on Handy Manny, Disney's show for preschoolers. Handy Manny and his tools entertain kids while teaching them about solving problems and getting along.
Inside Out Movie Activity: Coloring Page
Inside Out Movie Activity: Coloring Page with Joy and Sadness. Page 3.
iCarly - TV Show Review for Parents
iCarly - Read review for parents of iCarly, the Nickelodeon TV show for tweens. iCarly stars Miranda Cosgrove and is rated TV-Y7.
Kids' and Family Movies for Dog Lovers
Find a list of great DVDs for kids who love dogs.
Doc Helps Out
Doc McStuffins - Photo of Doc helping her little brother and a friend. See more photos from the Disney series Doc McStuffins. Page 6.
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
Read a review of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Disney's show for preschoolers. The Mickey Mouse Clubhouse curriculum focuses on problem solving and mathematical skills.
Mickey Mote Review
A remote control for preschoolers that allows them to play interactive games on certain Disney DVDs.
Wallykazam! Characters
Wallykazam! - Characters from the preschoolers series on Nickeldodeon.
Squeakers, Chilly and Lambie
Doc McStuffins - Photo of Doc's friendly helpers Squeakers, Chilly and Lambie. View more photos from the TV show Doc McStuffins. Page 8.
Kris Kristofferson
Kris Kristofferson movie photo from the inspiring family film Dolphin Tale. Find out more about the characters in the movie. Page 6.
Set appropriate and effective screen time limits
How much TV is too much? Keep kids healthy, both physically and mentally, by setting effective limits on TV and other screen time.
Brave - Movie Related Crafts, Activities and More
Brave (2012) Movie Activity Guide - Looking for fun activities and learning opportunities related to the Pixar movie Brave? Here are some fun activities, projects and ideas for kids and families.
Team Umizoomi Drivin' in Their Car
Team Umizoomi - See pictures of Bot, Geo, and Milli from the math-focused educational and entertaining Nick Jr. show for preschoolers. Page 5.
Lambie & Stuffy
Doc McStuffins Photo of Lambie and Stuffy - Doc's stuffed animal friends help her out in her backyard playhouse toy clinic. Page 7.
High School Musical
Film review addressing potential parental concerns over the content of Disney's movie and DVD, High School Musical, starring Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens.
Amber, Sofia, James
Meet the prince and princesses from Sofia the First. When Sofia's mother marries the king, she gets two new step-sibling: Princess Amber and Prince James. Page 5.
Geo from 'Team Umizoomi'
Team Umizoomi - See pictures of Bot, Geo, and Milli from the Nick Jr. TV series Team Umizoomi. Page 2.
Your teens will want to see Jupiter Ascending -...
Jupiter Ascending - Movie Info for parents
Molly from Bubble Guppies
Co-host of Nickelodeon's Bubble Guppies show for preschoolers, Molly has beautiful pink hair and a sparkling personality. Page 6.
Doc McStuffins
Meet Doc McStuffins, a special little girl with a magic stethoscope. Doc fixes injured stuffed animals in her playhouse clinic.
Doc at Work
Doc McStuffins at Work - View photos from the Disney series for preschoolers, Doc McStuffins. Page 5.
The TV Teacher: Alphabet Beats - DVD Review
The TV Teacher: Alphabet Beats - Can a DVD be an effective teacher? The TV Teacher makes learning to recognize, sound out and write the letters fun in the Alphabet DVDs.
Rio Movie Poster
Take a trip to animated Rio with these photos from the Rio movie. Find out about the feathered friends whose adventure takes place in the flavorful country of Brazil. Page 18.
Nature's Most Amazing Events - Series Review
Nature's Most Amazing Events - Read a review of Nature's Most Amazing Events, available on DVD and Blu-ray. The six part series depicts amazing wildlife events that occur around the world.
Higglytown Heroes - TV Show Review
Read a review of Higglytown Heroes, a Disney Channel show for preschoolers. Higglytown Heroes highlights the everyday jobs that heroes around the community perform and challenges kids to be heroes to.
Sid the Science Kid - TV Show Review
Read a review of the PBS KIDS show Sid the Science Kid. Sid the Science Kid uses comedy and music to teach kids about science. Rated TV-Y.
Throw a Marvel Super Hero Movie Party
Throw a Marvel Super Hero Movie Party - ideas and activities for a Marvel movie party. Whether you have young kids who love the Marvel cartoons or teens who get ramped up about the blockbuster movies, find ideas for a fun Marvel party.
Big Hero 6: Movie Related Activities
Big Hero 6 - Movie related games and activities
Swimming with Winter
In this photo from Dolphin Tale, Sawyer swims along with Winter and her new tail. See photos from the movie and find out more about the characters. Page 12.
"Arthur" TV Show Review
Parental Guidelines Rating: TV-Y Target Age Group: 4-8 year olds Television Station: PBS "Arthur" Overview
6 TV shows that help preschoolers learn math
These math-based TV shows for preschoolers will entertain and educate your little one. Make TV time productive, and use these shows to reinforce what kids are learning at home and at school.
Children's Television Shows Have a New Healthy...
Read about the new ways children's TV programs are beginning to emphasize healthy eating and exercise in order to curb the childhood obesity problem and promote healthy living.
Victorious - TV Show Review for Parents
Victorious - TV Show Review of the Nickelodeon series starring Victoria Justice.
Austin Stowell as Kyle
Austin Stowell - Photo of Austin Stowell as Kyle Connellan in the family movie Dolphin Tale. Page 11.
Bot, Geo, & Milli from 'Team Umizoomi'
Team Umizoomi - See pictures of Bot, Geo, and Milli from the Nick Jr. TV series Team Umizoomi. Page 6.
Find out about the Disney animated adventure...
Strange Magic (2015) - Movie Trailers, Clips, and Info about this madcap animated film based on A Midsummer Night's Dream
Cubby, Izzy, Jake, Skully
Jake and the Never Land Pirates - Meet Jake and his adventurous pirate crew Cubby, Izzy and Skully. The Disney Jr. series immerses preschoolers in the swashbuckling action of Jake and his band of polite pirates with a show that is entertaining and educational.
Explanation of the Star Rating and Kid Safe Grade
Read an explanation of the star ratings and kid safe grades given in the reviews on KidsTVMovies.About.com.
10 Ways to Help Kids Develop Healthy TV Viewing...
Learn about ideas that can help you encourage your children to have healthy TV viewing habits.
Martha Speaks - TV Show Review for Parents
Martha Speaks - TV Show Review of Martha Speaks, an animated PBS series for kids. This educational and comical TV show helps kids expand their vocabularies.
Jake and the Never Land Pirates - Photos &...
Meet Jake and the Never Land Pirates. This band of smart, polite kid pirates sail the seas looking for treasure and thwarting the dastardly deeds of the infamous Captain Hook. See photos from the show and find out about the characters that have preschoolers captivated.
Nonny from Bubble Guppies
Pictured here is Nonny from the Nickelodeon show for preschoolers, Bubble Guppies. Nonny has a unique and endearing personality. He is a little cautious, but he always gets there eventually. Page 10.
Plex from Yo Gabba Gabba!
Yo Gabba Gabba! - Photos and characters from the hit Nick Jr. TV show Yo Gabba Gabba! Page 5.
Disney Buddies Movies
Disney Buddies Movies - Find out about movies featuring those loveable pups, the Buddies. B-Dawg, Rosebud, Bud-Dha, MudBud, and Budderball are the puppies of the famous Air Bud, and they are ready for adventures.
"Meet the Letters" DVD Review
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated) Genre: Children’s Educational Runtime: 41 minutes Age Range: 9 months to
Avengers: Age of Ultron is the next film in the...
Avengers: Age of Ultron Movie preview for families
Fun Facts: The Making of Brave
The Making of Brave (2012) - Fun facts about the making of the Disny/Pixar movie Brave.
Night Watch for Winter
Dolphin Tale (2011) stars the inspiring dolphin Winter as herself. Check out photos of Winter and other characters in the movie and find out more about them. In this scene, Winter's friends stay the night with her to make sure she's okay. Page 7.
Anne Hathaway as Jewel
Anne Hathaway voicing Jewel, an independent, high-flying blue macaw in the movie Rio. Page 14.
The White Rabbit in Alice in Wonderland
Alice in Wonderland (2010) - See the White Rabbit and other characters from this Disney/Tim Burton film. Page 6.

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