Kids are the life of every family. They add sunshine to our days and joy to our lives. They don’t need big surprises or luxuries to be happy. Filmmakers are aware of the tendencies of children. A number of movies have been made keeping in mind the subjects that strike chords with kids.
We bring you a compilation of different movies from Bollywood and Hollywood that every child should watch at least once. What better than Children’s Day for a gleeful movie treat!
Toy Story (1995)
Produced by Pixar Animation Studios for Walt Disney Pictures, Toy Story is one of the most loved animated movies of all times. It is the story of Woody, a traditional pull-string talking cowboy who is the favorite among six-year-old Andy’s menagerie of toys. Anxious about being replaced by new toys, Woody loses his confidence. This beautiful tale of how Woody plots against thew forthcoming challenges and eventually learns the importance of mutual trust and respect is a treat for all kids.
The Jungle Book (2016)
One of the most successful movies of 2016, The Jungle Book is the tale of Mowgli, a man-cub raised in the jungle by a family of wolves. The story shows how he discovers himself after he is forced to abandon his home. Through his journey, he faces many challenges while meeting other creatures who teach him different lessons about life.
The movie is stunning visually with extra ordinary special effects. Although it is devoid of humans, but every inch of the story is pouring with humanity. It is a must watch on our list!
Harry Potter Series
The Harry Potter series is is loaded with computer-generated imagery along with a sense of dramatic proportion balancing the spectacle and the story line. The adventures of Harry Potter and his friends in Hogwarts makes the entire series a playful watch that will keep you intact. This series is for the kid in everyone. Whether you love movies or not, you’ll definitely love this interesting series.
Kung Fu Panda (2008)
This story of a clumsy panda bear is as adorable is the main lead. Featuring the voices of Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie and Jackie Chan. Kung Fu Panda is about a panda, Po who becomes an unlikely kung fu hero when a treacherous enemy spreads chaos throughout the countryside in this animated martial arts adventure. His journey include snow leopard Tai Lung (Ian McShane ), Furious Five legends Tigress (Jolie), Crane (David Cross ), Mantis (Seth Rogen), Viper (Lucy Liu), Monkey (Chan), and their wise sensei, Master Shifu (Hoffman) who make it a fun-filled ride!
Another spectacular animation movie for kids, Coco is the story of Miguel whose family has a generations-old ban on music. It is Miguel’s journey to prove his talent just like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. He along with a charming trickster, Hector set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history. Coco is an interesting watch that is full of good music and spectacular performances.
Taare Zameen Par (2007)
Directed by Aamir Khan, the perfectionist of Bollywood, Taare Zameen Par is the heart-touching story of Ishaan, an eight-year-old boy who is thought to be a lazy trouble-maker. Distressed by his behavior, his parents send him to a boarding school. Instead of getting better, Ishaan loses a part of himself and becomes very quiet. The movie endearingly captures the discovery of the real problem behind Ishaan’s struggles. This exceptional movie will make you cry.
Stanley Ka Dabba (2011)
One of the most beautiful movies ever made for kids in the Indian cinema, Stanley Ka Dabba is the story of Stanley who studies in an all-boys Holy Family High School. All the kids bring their tiffin-boxes except him on the pretext that his mother is away, and shares food with his friends. Babubhai Verma, a Hindi teacher forces children to share their food with him. How Stanley gets rid of the problems created by him is what the movie shows in a fascinating way. Watch this amazingly crafted movie for a delightful time!
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