Netflix movies and series: Family-friendly

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128 movies and series in the family-friendly category


Humpback Whales
After near extinction 50 years ago, humpback whales are thriving. Their recovery is captured in this documentary filmed in Alaska, Hawaii and Tonga.
3 May 2017 | Documentaries | 2015 | 39 minutes
The Secret Life of Pets
After ending up in the outside world, two squabbling pet dogs find common ground against a gang of angry animals preparing an attack on humans.
28 April 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 86 minutes
Sahara
When his new love is captured by an evil snake charmer, a young cobra and his scorpion best friend set out across the desert on a wild rescue mission.
30 March 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 84 minutes
The Great Gilly Hopkins
Rebellious Gilly Hopkins has been in and out of a slew of foster homes. But when she moves in with Maime Trotter, Gilly may have met her match.
9 March 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 97 minutes
Chandani: The Daughter of the Elephant Whisperer
With dreams of becoming an elephant driver like her father, Chandani takes responsibility for a young calf named Kandula and learns the ropes from a kindly ranger. But most people aren't prepared to accept a girl working in a man's profession.
9 March 2017 | Documentaries | 2010 | 86 minutes
Beary Tales
A well-known wildlife photographer living alone in the Bohemian Forest finds himself playing mama bear to a pair of abandoned cubs.
2 March 2017 | Movie | 2013 | 51 minutes
Ice Girls
Sidelined by an injury and a relocation to a new town, a teen figure skater gets back on the ice thanks to the support of a local skating rink owner.
2 March 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 90 minutes
Growing Up Wild
Five baby animals from different parts of the world grow up learning to survive in the wild, nurtured by the love and guidance of their families.
23 February 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 77 minutes
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Finding Dory
A sudden flash of memory drives Nemo's forgetful friend to seek out her lost past and reunite with loved ones, with the help of buddies old and new.
9 February 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 97 minutes
Battles - Kong: King of the Apes
It's one quick battle after another for Kong as he tangles with T. rexes, pterodactyls and other high-tech monsters engineered by an evil scientist.
9 February 2017 | Show | 2016
Wildlife Quest
Join a safari through Phinda Private Game Reserve in South Africa and learn how its animals and their young cope in a variety of environments.
2 February 2017 | Show | 2016
Wiener Dog Internationals
When the Jack family enters their speedy dachshund, Shelly, in an international race, familiar faces threaten to ruin the results.
26 January 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 92 minutes
El Chapulin Colorado
An unlikely superhero is more agile than a turtle, stronger than a mouse and nobler than lettuce. But he tends to get the job done!
20 January 2017 | Show | 2015
Alpha and Omega: The Big Fureeze
A blizzard strands two wolves searching for food, so it's up to their three pups and some new forest pals to get everyone home in time for Christmas.
12 January 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 45 minutes
Mariah Carey's Merriest Christmas
Pop music superstar Mariah Carey hosts this all-star holiday celebration with special guests and a celebrity reading of "The Night Before Christmas."
15 December 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 38 minutes
12 Dog Days Till Christmas
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When a troubled foster kid discovers the animal shelter where he works is closing, he has 12 days to find homes for all of its unwanted dogs.
15 December 2016 | Movie | 2014 | 88 minutes
Angel in the House
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Unable to conceive, Zooey and Alec Morrison are considering becoming foster parents when one day, 7-year-old Eli shows up on their doorstep.
21 November 2016 | Movie | 2011 | 90 minutes
A Dog's Life
For anyone who's ever wondered what the world looks like to their pet, this documentary explores how dogs perceive, understand and experience reality.
8 November 2016 | Documentaries | 2013 | 44 minutes
Christmas Ranch
Sent to her grandmother’s ranch for Christmas, a rebellious teen bonds with her grandmother’s horse and resolves to save the ranch from foreclosure.
8 November 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 81 minutes
Second Chance Dogs
Experts at the ASPCA's Behavioral Rehabilitation Center work with six dogs rescued from abuse, hoping to socialize them for adoption.
1 November 2016 | Documentaries | 2016 | 56 minutes
StoryBots Super Songs
Characters from the popular StoryBots apps for early childhood education give musical lessons on math, science, history, behaviors, emotions and more.
7 October 2016 | Show | 2016
Zootopia
When an otter mysteriously disappears from the animal city of Zootopia, a rabbit police officer teams up with a fast-talking fox to set things right.
23 September 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 108 minutes
R.L. Stine's Mostly Ghostly: One Night in Doom House
As Max tries to help ghost pals Nicky and Tara find their parents, he stumbles on an enchanted crystal -- and an evil new plot by the phantom Phears.
7 September 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 88 minutes
Alpha and Omega: Dino Digs
Kate and Humphrey befriend Amy, a raptor magically restored during a construction dig, then must race to stop the diggers before a T-Rex is revived.
15 July 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 47 minutes
Ask the StoryBots
Five curious little creatures track down the answers to kids' biggest questions, like how night happens or why we need to brush our teeth.
11 July 2016 | Show | 2016
Rodeo Girl
When a jaded teenager is shipped off to her father's ranch for the summer, she discovers a passion for rodeo and decides to compete.
4 July 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 108 minutes
Jungle Book Safari
This kids' series blends animated stories about Mowgli and his jungle friends with real-life footage of animals in action.
29 June 2016 | Show | 2014
Saddle Up
Bluegrass children's musicians the Okee Dokee Brothers take an adventurous trip through the American West while recording their album "Saddle Up."
1 June 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 44 minutes
The Little Prince
When an overscheduled girl befriends an eccentric aviator, he regales her with tales about the adventures of an unusual boy who lives on an asteroid.
26 May 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 106 minutes
Once I Was a Beehive
When her mother remarries one year after her father's death and sends her to a Bible camp, a teenager meets others who can relate to her pain.
1 April 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 118 minutes
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