NETFLIX Genre: Movies based on children's books



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Netflix box art for 101 Dalmatians 101 Dalmatians
1996 / 103

When Cruella De Vil dognaps 15 Dalmatian puppies to make them into a fur coat, their parents rally all the city's animals to come to their rescue Dognapping a bunch of adorable puppies to make them into the ultimate fur coat? This fashion maven is pure evil.

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Netflix box art for 101 Dalmatians 101 Dalmatians
1961 / 3.9 / 79
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Shortly after celebrating the birth of pups, Pongo and Perdita must save their offspring from the clutches of the dastardly Cruella De Vil. These canines aren't just cute -- they're brave and strong. And they're about to face Disney's most diabolical villain.

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Netflix box art for 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
1954 / 127
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Sent to investigate a rash of shipwrecks, Ned encounters the nefarious Capt. Nemo's submarine in this adaptation of the classic Jules Verne adventure. Something mysterious is sinking ships. Rough seas, a mega-octopus ... or maybe a megalomaniacal submarine captain.

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Netflix box art for Achtste-groepers huilen niet Achtste-groepers huilen niet
2012 / 99

When a fiercely competitive teenage soccer whiz is diagnosed with leukemia, her best friend comes up with a plan to raise her spirits. Leukemia takes her out of the game. But she's a tough kid, and she's not going down without a fight.

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Netflix box art for The Adventures of Huck Finn Adventures of Huck Finn, The
1993 / 3.4 / 107
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A mischievous kid and a runaway slave take the ride of their lives down the Mississippi River, meeting lots of interesting people on their adventure. A boy, a runaway slave and the mighty Mississippi. It was one of the great American adventure stories. Still is.

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Netflix box art for An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for... An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for...
2012 / 3.8 / 93
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An up-and-coming gymnast is on track to make the regional competitive gymnastics team but off track in school, where she's struggling to keep up.

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Netflix box art for Anastasia Anastasia
1997 / 94

Anya grows up in an orphanage and has no idea that's she's really Anastasia, the long-lost daughter of Russia's last czar. Two con men try to pass off a Russian girl as royalty. But the joke's on them -- she's the real deal!

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Netflix box art for Animals United Animals United
2010 / 3.5 / 93
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When their water disappears, a group of animals in the African savannah sets out on an incredible journey to find a new source. What do a meerkat, vegan lion and farting Tasmanian devil have in common? Ask the humans who stole their water.

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Netflix box art for Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds
2010 / 3.8 / 6092
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In the last chapter of the trilogy, a miniaturized Arthur must find a way to grow back to his normal size to stop the evil Maltazard once and for all.

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Netflix box art for Arthur and the Invisibles Arthur and the Invisibles
2006 / 3.3 / 104
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Ten-year-old Arthur discovers a world of tiny people living in his backyard, a find that may hold the secret to saving his family home. An imaginative boy seeks solace in the world of grandpa's garden, where wild-haired beings the size of a tooth reside.

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Netflix box art for Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard
2009 / 3.7 / 94
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In a sequel to Arthur and the Minimoys, Arthur helps Selenia reach Necropolis, a lost city ruled by Maltazard, whose evil minions are stalking them. A fearless boy jumps into action when a tiny, fantastic world is rattled and evil grows to giant proportions ...

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Netflix box art for The Bears and I Bears and I, The
1974 / 88
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When a Vietnam vet adopts three orphaned bear cubs, he angers an Indian tribe that regards bears as brothers. But soon, they all face a bigger threat. A kind man just wants some peace and quiet. But adopting three little bears winds up creating big trouble.

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Netflix box art for Bedknobs and Broomsticks Bedknobs and Broomsticks
1971 / 117
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Combining live action and animation, this Disney adventure concerns an eccentric witch and the children she's protecting in World War II. Take three kids, a witch-in-training and a magical bed, and what do you get? An amazing adventure!

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Netflix box art for The Black Cauldron Black Cauldron, The
1985 / 3.5 / 80
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Young Taran sets out to find the Black Cauldron before it falls into the hands of the evil Horned King, who plans to use it to raise an undead army. Nobody can stop the Horned King and his skeleton army -- except a pig farmer and his fuzzy, pestering sidekick.

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Netflix box art for The Borrowers Borrowers, The
1997 / 86

This charming tale centers on the Clock family, a clan of miniature people who secretly reside in the walls of the normal-size Lender family's abode. A scheming lawyer plots to demolish a family's house and build condos. But he's no match for its tiniest residents.

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Netflix box art for The Boxtrolls Boxtrolls, The
2014 / 96

When a cruel exterminator tries to destroy the band of impish creatures that adopted young orphan Eggs, he and a bold rich girl come to the rescue. If you're already living underground, where can you go to hide when trouble comes sniffing around?

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Netflix box art for Casper's Haunted Christmas Casper's Haunted Christmas
2000 / 79

Casper faces getting into a heap of trouble with the king of the ghosts unless he frightens at least one person before Christmas Day. Casper hasn't been doing his fair share of scaring. For Christmas, all the king wants is a spooky ghost!

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Netflix box art for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
2005 / 114

Charlie is one of five golden-ticket holders treated to a tour of Willy Wonka's chocolate factory in Tim Burton's take on the children's classic. One sweet boy wins a tour of the sweetest place on earth. But he'll have to best four brats for the ultimate prize.

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Netflix box art for Cheetah Cheetah
1989 / 83

Reluctant to spend six months in Kenya with their scientist parents, kids adopt an orphaned cheetah then embark on a rescue when the cub is kidnapped. Adopting a pet is different in the jungle. Two teens train a cheetah cub, then risk their lives to keep him safe.

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Netflix box art for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
1968 / 145
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Quirky inventor Caractacus Potts and his family travel in their magical flying car to Vulgaria, a kingdom strangely devoid of children. A dilapidated car gets an extreme makeover and becomes a flying marvel. No wonder an evil dictator is out to filch it.

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Netflix box art for The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, The
2008 / 150
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Peter, Edmund, Lucy and Susan Pevensie return to Narnia to aid a young prince whose life has been threatened by the evil King Miraz. Four kids journey to a magical land where they help a prince confront a dark lord. Beats doing homework!

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Netflix box art for City of Ember City of Ember
2008 / 3.6 / 5716
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Dependent on artificial light, an underground city is in peril when its power falters. Two teens set out to stop darkness from engulfing their home.

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Netflix box art for Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
2009 / 3.8 / 90
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When inventor Flint Lockwood makes clouds rain food, the citizens of Chewandswallow can feed themselves. But a bowl of disaster is about to overflow. A high school science nerd finally has the attention of the world. Too bad his new invention might destroy it!

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Netflix box art for Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
2013 / 94

Inventor Flint Lockwood battles mutant food beasts created by his notorious machine, including shrimpanzees, tacodiles and jellyfish sandwiches.

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