Most Popular Based On Children's Book Movies and TV Shows
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2. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
PG | 104 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
On the outskirts of Whoville lives a green, revenge-seeking Grinch (Jim Carrey), who plans to ruin Christmas for all of the citizens of the town.
Votes: 188,340 | Gross: $260.04M
3. Jumanji (1995)
PG | 104 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
When two kids find and play a magical board game, they release a man trapped in it for decades--and a host of dangers that can only be stopped by finishing the game.
Votes: 280,161 | Gross: $100.48M
6. Shrek (2001)
PG | 90 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
A mean lord exiles fairytale creatures to the swamp of a grumpy ogre, who must go on a quest and rescue a princess for the lord in order to get his land back.
Votes: 578,121 | Gross: $267.67M
8. Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005)
PG | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Two young brothers are drawn into an intergalactic adventure when their house is hurled through the depths of space by the magical board game they are playing.
Votes: 86,452 | Gross: $29.26M
9. Peter Rabbit (2018)
PG | 95 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Feature adaptation of Beatrix Potter's classic tale of a rebellious rabbit trying to sneak into a farmer's vegetable garden.
Votes: 29,943 | Gross: $115.25M
10. Ferdinand (2017)
PG | 108 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure.
Votes: 42,768 | Gross: $84.41M
11. The Lorax (2012)
PG | 86 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama
A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Votes: 92,232 | Gross: $214.03M
12. Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
G | 86 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Horton the Elephant struggles to protect a microscopic community from his neighbors who refuse to believe it exists.
Votes: 123,732 | Gross: $154.53M
13. Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
PG | 101 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
Yearning for escape and adventure, a young boy runs away from home and sails to an island filled with creatures that take him in as their king.
Votes: 97,578 | Gross: $77.23M
14. The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977)
G | 74 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
A collection of animated shorts based on the stories and characters by A. A. Milne.
15. Winnie the Pooh (2011)
G | 63 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
While searching for honey, Pooh and his friends embark on an adventure to find Eeyore's missing tail and rescue Christopher Robin from an unknown monster called, The Backson.
Votes: 20,211 | Gross: $26.69M
16. Arthur (1996– )
TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Short, Adventure
Based on the books by Marc Brown, these are the adventures of Arthur, an 8-year-old aardvark, and his family and friends as they grow up and learn how to be good neighbors to one another.
17. Pete the Cat (2017– )
TV-Y | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
Based on the New York Times #1 best-selling children's books by author James Dean, "Pete the Cat" is a fun, musically driven series about exploring your world and trying new things; pushing... See full summary »
20. Olive, the Other Reindeer (1999 TV Short)
G | 45 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
When Santa cancels his annual flight because of a hurt reindeer, a young Christmas loving dog named Olive is convinced she has what it takes to get Santa's flight off the ground and save Christmas.
24. Curious George (2006)
G | 87 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
The Man in the Yellow Hat is an oddball museum employee who looks after his pet monkey, an inquisitive and wonderful creature whose enthusiasm often gets the best of him.
Votes: 14,753 | Gross: $58.64M
25. Up and Away (2018)
Not Rated | 81 min | Animation, Family
Hodja is a boy from Pjort, who borrows a flying carpet to see the world. In return he has to find and return "diamond" to her grandfather. The all-eating Sultan wants to get his hands on Hodjas flying carpet.
26. The Stinky & Dirty Show (2015– )
TV-Y | 11 min | Animation, Family
The adventures of best friends and unlikely heroes, Stinky the garbage truck and Dirty the backhoe loader, a dynamic and hilarious duo of resourcefulness that learn that when things don't ... See full summary »
27. Little Nicholas (2009)
Not Rated | 91 min | Comedy, Family
Nicholas has every reason to keep things in life unchanged; however, when he accidentally overhears mum and dad talking about a new baby brother, his world will turn upside down. Will they abandon him to make room for the little stranger?
30. If You Give a Mouse a Cookie (2015– )
TV-Y | 22 min | Animation, Short, Adventure
In the If You Give a Mouse a Cookie series, based on the beloved books by Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond, we get to know Mouse, Pig, Moose, Dog and Cat and their favorite humans. When ... See full summary »
33. Pippi in the South Seas (1970)
G | 86 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
With the help of her friends Tommy and Annika, Pippi Longstocking ventures to the South Pacific island Porto Piluse to rescue her father, who was captured by ruthless pirates.
34. Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)
G | 74 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Worried that he costs too much to feed, Clifford runs away to join a carnival act and help win a lifetime supply of Tummy Yummies.
Votes: 692 | Gross: $2.83M
37. How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1992 Video)
Not Rated | 30 min | Family, Fantasy
A hermit, known as the Grinch hates Christmas and is tired of the Whos of Who-ville celebrating it. This year, he plans to steal it from them. Features the illustrations from the book accompanied by narration.
38. The Berenstain Bears (2002–2004)
TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
Papa, Mama, Brother, and Sister jump from their beloved children's books right into their all-new animated TV show! They are presented with many situations, such as new neighbors, watching ... See full summary »
40. Horton Hears a Who! (1970 TV Short)
Not Rated | 26 min | Animation, Short, Adventure
Horton The Elephant struggles to protect a microscopic community from his neighbours who refuse to believe it exists.
41. The Lorax (1972 TV Short)
TV-G | 25 min | Animation, Short, Drama
A ruined industrialist tells his tale of his environmentally self-destructive greed despite the warnings of an old forest creature.
42. Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day (1968)
G | 25 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
Winnie the Pooh and his friends experience high winds, heavy rains, and a flood in Hundred Acre Wood.
44. Winnie the Pooh & Christmas Too (1991 TV Short)
26 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
When Christopher Robin writes a letter to Santa and forgets to add what Pooh wanted for Christmas, Pooh tries to get the letter back, and subsequently redeliver the letter to the North Pole.
45. The Grinch (2000 Video Game)
E | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
You're the Grinch in this 1-player non-violent action adventure game. You must spread the holiday gloom by smashing presents, ruining houses and stealing gifts. All what it takes to ruin ... See full summary »
46. We're Going on a Bear Hunt (2016 TV Short)
Not Rated | 30 min | Animation, Short, Adventure
Stan, Katie, Rosie, Max, the baby, and Rufus the dog decide to go on an adventure in search of bears.
47. Ferdinand the Bull (1938)
Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
Little Ferdinand the bull is stung by a bumblebee when men come to pick a bull for a fight. When he gets in the arena, all he cares about are the flowers in the matador's hands.