Mischievous Children

This list contains a list of children whom are attempting to cause mischief or wreak hovoc.
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1.
Despicable Me (2010)
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When a criminal mastermind uses a trio of orphan girls as pawns for a grand scheme, he finds their love is profoundly changing him for the better. (95 mins.)
“ Three orphan girls display their playful part of them by subsequently showing curiosity and envy of their new dream-like home. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
2.
The Little Rascals (1994)
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Alfalfa is wooing Darla and his "He-Man-Woman-Hating" friends attempt to sabotage the relationship. (82 mins.)
“ Watch out for the little rascals. These babies can do anything to cause you trouble. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
3.
Cats Don't Dance (1997)
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Danny, an ambitious singing/dancing cat, goes to Hollywood and overcomes several obstacles to fulfill his dream of becoming a movie star. (75 mins.)
Director: Mark Dindal
“ This has a child in it who plots to cause havoc with the performers and film makers alike. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
4.
Dennis the Menace (1993)
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When his parents have to go out of town, Dennis stays with Mr. and Mrs. Wilson. The little menace is driving Mr. Wilson crazy, but Dennis is just trying to be helpful. Even to the thief who's arrived in town. (94 mins.)
Director: Nick Castle
“ He just likes to get his way in front of people and usually when they're not looking. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
5.
Problem Child (1990)
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A young boy is just short of a monster. He is adopted by a loving man and his wacky wife. The laughs keep coming as the boy pushes them to the limits. (81 mins.)
Director: Dennis Dugan
“ This kid would do anything to have you annoyed that you just want to send him back to the orphanage. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
6.
The Parent Trap (1998)
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Identical twins Annie and Hallie, separated at birth and each raised by one of their biological parents, later discover each other for the first time at summer camp and make a plan to bring their wayward parents back together. (128 mins.)
Director: Nancy Meyers
“ These children get their way by toturing one of their family about to get married and try to get it into the right place. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
7.
Rugrats (1990 TV Series)
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The cartoon misadventures of four babies and their snotty older cousin as they face the things in life they don't understand. (30 mins.)
“ Watch out for them. These babies could annoy you by eagerly walking on the catwalk to get their way; things they just don't understand. Especially with the evil Angelica around. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
8.
A League of Their Own (1992)
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Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry. (128 mins.)
Director: Penny Marshall
“ There's a boy in it who wants to cause trouble usually. Just drives cars, steals things and slings them around. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
9.
Madeline (1998)
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The adventurous, young Madeline is very good at getting into trouble, but she's also fantastic in solving problems as well... (88 mins.)
“ There's a boy in there who immediatly causes mischief and usually annoyance to the children it it. He pretends to kill a mouse and scares the girls. Also, the main character could cause trouble too, by running to a circus, be's awkward on purpose and claims that everything is hers. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
10.
On the 2nd Day of Christmas (1997 TV Movie)
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After they are caught in the act, a by-the-book department store security guard is assigned as the custodian of a pickpocketing duo. (120 mins.)
Director: James Frawley
“ This girl just steals things. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
11.
The Spy Next Door (2010)
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Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids, who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau. (94 mins.)
Director: Brian Levant
“ These kids who are babysitted just want to run around and usually don't follow directions. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
12.
Codename: Kids Next Door (2002 TV Series)
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The adventures of a group of ten-year-old friends who fight for the right to do everything that adults restrict from them. (30 mins.)
“ These kids... even though their main plot is to defeat their enemies usually go to particular places and just like to cause trouble and usually by tricks. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
13.
The Boondocks (2005 TV Series)
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Based on the comic strip, Huey and Riley move away from the city and out to the suburbs with their irascible grandfather. Biting socio-political commentary ensues. (22 mins.)
“ They usually just sneak around and do stuff. They're sneaky... ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
14.
It Takes Two (1995)
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Alyssa (a rich girl) and Amanda (an orphan) are two little girls who are identical, but complete strangers... (101 mins.)
Director: Andy Tennant
“ Pretty much like the Parent Trap... these girls want to stop a girl from marrying the wrong person because they're jealous; and usually cause trouble everywhere. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
15.
Home Alone (1990)
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An 8-year old troublemaker must protect his home from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation. (103 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
“ This boy wants to set traps on some thugs while he's... home alone. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
16.
Eloise at the Plaza (2003 TV Movie)
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Eloise is an imaginative little girl living in New York City with her nanny, going on various adventures. (89 mins.)
Director: Kevin Lima
“ Eloise has always been causing trouble. She uses her spy to do something as a plot and just runs around the plaza everywhere. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
17.
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
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In order to power the city, monsters have to scare children so that they scream. However, the children are toxic to the monsters, and after a child gets through, 2 monsters realize things may not be what they think. (92 mins.)
“ She was OK in the second half of the movie, but mainly she just fights others, run away to look at things and scares the people in a restraunt and the city alike. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
18.
Fanboy & Chum Chum (2009 TV Series)
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This show is based around two children that dress up as superhero-themed people and go around creating havoc wherever they go... (24 mins.)
“ These kids usually roam around their schooles and particularly places causing trouble and sommetimes makes everyone involve in it. Kids, don't try this at home. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
19.
Everybody Hates Chris (2005 TV Series)
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A young African American teen attempts to survive with his dysfunctional family and his all white school in the 1980s. (22 mins.)
“ Usually these kids want to go around and get into stuff they're not supposed to, takes pictures of different things and sometimes mess with their parents and makes them angry getting into stuff too old for them. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
20.
Bratz: Babyz the Movie (2006 Video)
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The Bratz Babyz go for Daycare in a shopping mall and one of the puppies are kidnapped. (66 mins.)
Director: Davis Doi
“ These babies usually just wreak havoc accidently and causes trouble as they roam the mall and get into the movies and beauty shops without paying for them. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
21.
Making Fiends (2008 TV Series)
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An evil little girl's plans to control her town with homemade monsters becomes uprooted by another little girl that sees happiness in everything, and sees her as her best friend.
“ There's a girl in here who plots to kill another girl whom wants to be her friend. She makes things that turn into monsters and plots to destroy the girl, but usually she just defeats them by chance. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
22.
Matilda (1996)
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Story of a wonderful little girl, who happens to be a genius, and her wonderful teacher vs. the worst parents ever and the worst school principal imaginable. (98 mins.)
Director: Danny DeVito
“ She just sneaks around. But she has magic powers so she uses her magic powers to get around with things and tries to trick a bully in her school. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
23.
Unaccompanied Minors (2006)
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A group of unaccompanied minors bond while snowed in at the midwestern Hoover International Airport during the holiday season and ultimately create a makeshift holiday themselves. (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Feig
“ These kids just want to get around with things and fights with others to get their way. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
24.
Runt Page (1932 Short Film)
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A little girl falls asleep as her parents and their friends discuss the film "The Front Page", and she dreams about reporters, a cop, and an escaped convict (all played by children). (10 mins.)
Director: Raymond Nazarro
“ These kids just usually cause trouble by throwing things around and using stuff that belong to the bigger people. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
25.
The Miracle Worker (1962)
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The story of Anne Sullivan's struggle to teach the blind and deaf Helen Keller how to communicate. (106 mins.)
Director: Arthur Penn
“ Even though she's blind, she throws tantrums, wreaks a dinning table and slaps people with a doll on purpose. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
26.
Son of the Mask (2005)
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Tim Avery, an aspiring cartoonist, finds himself in a predicament when his dog stumbles upon the mask of Loki. Then after conceiving an infant son "born of the mask", he discovers just how looney child raising can be. (94 mins.)
“ This baby wants to jump off the couches and walls, get hyper and usually use his magic powers to get his way and through things. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
27.
South Park (1997 TV Series)
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Follows the misadventures of four irreverent grade-schoolers in the quiet, dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado. (22 mins.)
“ These kids usually want to go around tripping up their teachers in school and everything. They also seem to play around in public, outside, wears costumes, cusses and everything. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
28.
Bébé's Kids (1992)
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To impress his new girlfriend, a man agrees to look after her friend's kids, only to find that they are uncontrollably rambunctious. (70 mins.)
Director: Bruce Smith
“ These kids go to a theme park and cause a havoc. They steal things, break the rules and wreak havoc by breaking down shops and manipulating a pirate ship. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
29.
The Sandlot (1993)
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A new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his team in this coming of age movie set in the summer of 1962. Together, they get themselves into many adventures involving rival teams, lifeguards, and a vicious dog. (101 mins.)
“ During a baseball game, the children in there love to trip up adults. Either by batting balls in their shins, splashing waters onto them, and jumping over tables at a party to catch a dog. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
30.
Spy School (2008)
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Doubting Thomas is the story of a twelve year old boy known for telling tall tales who overhears a plot to kidnap the President's daughter. When he goes public with his story, no one believes him, and he is forced to save her on his own. (86 mins.)
Director: Mark Blutman
“ The kid in there LOVES to scare people by tricking them with other things, steals things and sneaks into schools and other people's houses. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
31.
Johnny Bravo (1997 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a dumb blond egomanaic who is deluded about his own manliness. (30 mins.)
“ The kid in there loves to cause trouble to her neighbor next door. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
32.
Double, Double Toil and Trouble (1993 TV Movie)
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The Farmer family is in big debts; they might lose their house soon. The seven year old Farmer twins... (96 mins.)
Director: Stuart Margolin
“ These twins are on a mission to break a spell as they become witches and love to meddle and manipulate people as much as other witches do. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
33.
Summer's End (1985 Short Film)
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10-year-old Kathy prefers pigtails to curls and runs away for the day to avoid a hair appointment. While... (30 mins.)
Director: Beth Brickell
“ A girl fights to not be a girl, especially with her obsessive pigtails. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
34.
Full House (1987 TV Series)
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After the sudden death of his wife, a young father enlists the help of his brother-in-law and his childhood friend to help him raise his three young children. (22 mins.)
“ These children [are] quite like the ones in "Despicable Me", you know, always willing to get their way, gets easily nervous or excited, and seem to be EXTREMELY good at getting in trouble. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
35.
Gakuen Alice (2004 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Takahiro Ômori
“ The children who work with magical powers (quite similar to Matilda) seduce and play with other children in schools and also overpowering their powers with it. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
36.
Baby's Day Out (1994)
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Baby Bink couldn't ask for more; he has adoring (if somewhat sickly-sweet) parents, he lives in a huge mansion... (99 mins.)
“ While getting chased by a group of bad-ass thugs, this clever baby will trip them up everywhere he goes! ” - kill-the-boxtrolls
 
37.
Hugo (2011)
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In Paris in 1931, an orphan named Hugo Cabret who lives in the walls of a train station is wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton. (126 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
38.
Candy Candy (1976 TV Series)
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The life of Candy, a little orphan girl, and her friends. (30 mins.)
Director: Hiroshi Shidara
“ She may be lonely, she may be an orphan, but this optimistic girl is a complete tomboy with a taste for mischief and energy. Also, there is a couple of kids who are quite prankish, like for example: the boy who isn't potty-trained. ” - kill-the-boxtrolls