Kids Movies 2023

Best Kids Movies in 2024 - These Will Keep Your Kids Eyes Glued To The TV

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Key points

  • The guide highlights some of the best kids' movies of 2023 that are suitable for all ages and provide entertainment without exposing children to inappropriate content.
  • "Chupa" is an adventure and family-friendly movie released on Netflix about a boy discovering a young Chupacabra during a family trip to Mexico.
  • "Spy Kids: Armageddon" is an action comedy film on Netflix where the children of the world's greatest secret agents become spies themselves to save their parents and the world.
  • Each movie's release date, platform, and a brief description of the storyline are provided to help parents choose appropriate and entertaining content for their children.

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Chupa

Spy Kids: Armageddon

Family Switch

True Spirit

The Amazing Maurice

Crater

 

When it comes to kids' movies, not every movie in the market is appropriate for young viewers. Therefore, it is essential to ensure that the movies your kids watch do not expose them to adult content, inappropriate language or bad habits. With that being said, below are some of the best Kids Movies of 2023 that are suitable for all ages. They will be a great relief for parents who want to keep their kids entertained while they do other things such as house chores;

 

Chupa

Chupa

Chupa received the highest number of 5-star ratings among all the kids' movies released in 2023. It's an adventure and family friendly movie released on April 7, 2023 by Netflix and it's about a boy on a family trip to Mexico who discovers a young Chupacabra hiding in his grandfather’s shed. You can watch Chupa on Netflix now. The Australian Paranting website raising children has more helpful information to share about Chupa.

 

Spy Kids: Armageddon

Spy Kids: Armageddon

Next one is Spy Kids: Armageddon action comedy film. This Kids Movie has quite a number of 5 star ratings but not much as compared to Chupa. It was released on September 22, 2023 by Netflix and it's about when the children of the world’s greatest secret agents unwillingly help a powerful game developer unleash a computer virus that gives him control of all technology, they must become spies themselves to save their parents and the world. You can watch it on Netflix. Roger Ebert shares his mind about this movie.


Family Switch

Family Switch

Next movie is called Family Switch. It is over rated on 5 star ratings by the audience that has watched it. Family Switch was released just recently on November 30, 2023 by Netflix and it's about when family members switch bodies with each other during a rare planetary alignment, their hilarious journey to find their way back to normal will bring them closer together than they ever thought possible. You can watch this movie on Netflix. The Daily Beast have more indepth review about this movie.


Dog Gone

Dog Gone

Dog Gone is a very interesting emotional Kids Movie of all ages and highly rated with 4.3/5 five star ratings by the audience that has watched it. This movie was released on January 13, 2023 by Netflix and it's about a father-son duo growing closer while hiking the Appalachian Trail looking for their precious lost dog, Gonker, so they can give him the monthly life saving medicine he needs against Addison’s disease. This movie is one of the best ever and you can watch it on Netflix. Cross Walk shares three things you need to know about Dog Gone.


True Spirit

True Spirit

Next on my list is True Spirit, a 2023 Australian biological drama film, an adventure and as well a sports film directed by Sarah Spillane and written by Spillane, Cathy Randall and Rebecca Banner. It has a 4.6/5 five star rating which beats that of Dog Gone making it the best. It was released on January 26, 2023 and is about an Australian teenager who plans to become the youngest sailor to have traveled the world alone. In doing so, the intrepid 16-year-old not only seeks to fulfill her dream, she also faces her greatest fears at the same time. You can watch this movie on Netflix. aol says something about True Spirit movie.


The Amazing Maurice

The Amazing Maurice

Next on my list is The Amazing Maurice comedy and adventure kids movie with 4/5 rating by the audience that has watched it. This movie was released on February 3, 2023 in the USA and it's about Maurice, a street wise ginger cat who comes up with a money-making scam by befriending a group of self-taught talking rats. When Maurice and the rodents meet a bookworm called Malicia, their little con soon goes down the drain. You can watch it on Hulu or rent on Apple TV, Vudu and Amazon Prime Video. r/discworld on reddit talks about this movie.


The Magician’s Elephant

The Magician's Elephant

This kids movie has star ratings from the audience that has watched it similar to that of Dog Gone. It was released on March 10, 2023 by Netflix and it's about the Orphan boy Peter who sets out to find his missing sister. He asks a fortune teller if she is still alive. She advises him to find a magician with an elephant. Peter must then complete three difficult tasks. You can watch it on Netflix. The Arkansas Democrat Gazette shares more indepth information about the movie.


The Super Mario Bros Movie

The Super Mario Bros Movie

Just like True Spirit, this kids movie has a five star rating of 4.6/5 by the audience that has watched it. It was released on April 5, 2023 in the USA and it's about while when working underground to fix a water main, Brooklyn plumbers and brothers Mario and Luigi are transported through a mysterious pipe to a magical new world. But when the siblings are separated, an epic adventure begins. You can watch this movie on Amazon Prime Video. 

 

Crater

Crater

The last on my list is this awesome 2023 Kids Movie called Crater with a five star rating of 3.6/5 by the audience that has watched it. It was released on May 12, 2023 and it's a Heartwarming, thrilling and futuristic movie about Caleb Channing who is about to be relocated to an idyllic far away planet following his father’s death. To fulfill his dad’s last wish before leaving, he and his three best friends hijack a rover to explore a mysterious crater. You can watch this movie on Youtube, Google play movies, Vudu, and Amazon Prime Video. 

 

That's it for now, the best kids movies 2023 to lookout for and get your kids entertained rightfully. Incase I missed out on any interesting fun kids movie of 2023 that you think I need to cover in my upcoming Articles, let me know down in the comment section.

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