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Top 20 amazing kids movies this 2019

Let it go once again this year with the Frozen sisters, Disney retellings and even more amazing movies

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Thanks to an impressive lineup of family-friendly movie releases for 2019, you’ll be treated to retellings of Disney classics, become reacquainted with old friends (hello, Anna and Elsa) and explore new worlds. Here are the top 20 films we can’t wait to watch this year.

Original reporting by Danielle Valente

Peppa Pig Celebrates Chinese New Year

Showing on Tue 5 Feb

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Popular British cartoon Peppa Pig is now officially welcomed on the Mainland, and even ushers in the New Year with a Chinese cartoon of her own. The movie features Peppa Pig and her family celebrating Chinese New Year and will include many Chinese traditions, such as dragon dancing, donning the traditional qipao, eating auspicious food and more. Peppa Pig fans, this is your lucky year!

The Kid who would be King

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Things take an unexpected turn for young Alex when he finds a mythical sword. Upon his discovery, he teams up with knights and wizards to face off against the evil Morgana, who has some devious plans up her sleeve. Will some magic and a helping hand allow Alex to save the day?

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

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An other-worldly catastrophe ensues when LEGO DUPLO invaders threaten Bricksburg, and it's up to a few of our favourite characters to show 'em who's boss.

How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

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When a calm, peaceful existence for the dragons is jeopardised, rider and dragon must join forces to put an end to the mayhem.


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Our favourite elephant gets the live-action treatment in Disney's latest retelling of the classic story. In the hands of Tim Burton, this film is bound to offer plenty of wow moments.

Missing Link

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Mr Link needs some assistance. He requests the help of Sir Lionel Frost to help reunite him with his family, which results in a journey that takes them all over the world.

Pokémon Detective Pikachu

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It's about time Pokémon get a silver screen adaptation. In this live-action flick, a young man teams up with Pikachu to uncover his missing father's whereabouts, but what they end up discovering is much more serious than they originally thought – and Pokémon are at stake.

Ugly Dolls

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In this animated movie, adorable misfits learn the importance of staying true to themselves.


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This is one magic carpet ride you're not going to want to miss. Journey alongside one of Disney's beloved princes in this highly-anticipated remake.

The Secret Lives of Pets 2

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Think your furry friends wait by the door for you to get home? Think again! Join our crew of pets as they embark on another adventure while their owners are away.

Toy Story 4

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Looks like a new toy is in town and ready to shake things up for Woody and co.

The Lion King

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Bring the tissues. Simba's story is getting a makeover for 2019, and this retelling will tug at your heartstrings.

Dora The Explorer

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Nickelodeon is getting in on the live-action revamps in 2019 by bringing our favourite super sleuth to life.

Artemis Fowl 8.9

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Watch mastermind Artemis Fowl II jump from page to screen in the adaptation of the sci-fi bestseller.

The Angry Birds Movie 2

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The high-flying troublemakers are back again, ready to wreck havoc and bring smiles to little ones' faces in the follow-up to the 2016 film.

Spies in Disguise

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This tale of espionage is unlike any you've ever heard before. What happens when the world's best spy is turned into a pigeon? He'll need a tech-savvy buddy to fix the problem, that's for sure!

The Addams Family

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Ring in Halloween 2019 with an animated take on your favourite creepy, kooky family! *Snap, snap*

Sonic The Hedgehog

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Revel in the nostalgia, '90s kids. Sonic is back, and even though our favourite hedgehog is not in video game form this time around, he still has an epic adventure to offer us. In 2019, Sonic trying to outsmart the government that's looking to hold him captive.

Frozen 2

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Our favourite sisters are making their long-awaited return after the success of 2013's Frozen. Dare we say, a new 'Let It Go' is very likely waiting for us, so get ready for a kids' karaoke session.


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The Broadway sensation is getting the movie treatment, so if you didn't catch these felines during their Great White Way tenure, now's your chance.

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