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1.
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
 
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Double, Double Toil and Trouble (1993 TV Movie)
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On Halloween night, two precocious little girls try to save their parents from the greedy clutches of their nasty old Capitalist aunt. Magic abounds and they meet new albeit strange friends along the way. (96 mins.)
Director: Stuart Margolin
 
3.
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
 
4.
Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
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After a bitter divorce, an actor disguises himself as a female housekeeper to spend time with his children held in custody by his former wife. (125 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
 
5.
Christmas with the Kranks (2004)
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With their daughter away, the Kranks decide to skip Christmas altogether until she decides to come home, causing an uproar when they have to celebrate the holiday at the last minute. (99 mins.)
Director: Joe Roth
 
6.
For Richer or Poorer (1997)
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A real estate hustler and his wife hide from the IRS among the Amish. (115 mins.)
Director: Bryan Spicer
 
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Jungle 2 Jungle (1997)
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A man learns he has a thirteen-year-old son who was raised in the jungle and brings the boy to New York City, turning his life upside down in the process. (105 mins.)
Director: John Pasquin
 
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The Santa Clause (1994)
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When a man inadvertantly kills Santa on Christmas Eve, he finds himself magically recruited to take his place. (97 mins.)
Director: John Pasquin
 
9.
Tom and Huck (1995)
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Two best friends witness a murder and embark on a series of adventures in order to prove the innocence of the man wrongly accused of the crime. (97 mins.)
Director: Peter Hewitt
 
10.
Wild America (1997)
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Three brothers who are obsessed with animals are given permission from their parents to travel around America with a camera documenting wildlife. (106 mins.)
Director: William Dear
 
11.
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954 TV Series)
Episode: Beyond Witch Mountain (1982)
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Made for TV movie and third Witch Mountain installment of the continuing exploits of the alien kids Tony and Tia... (120 mins.)
 
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Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
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Two mysterious orphan children have extraordinary powers and are chased by a scheming millionaire. But where do these kids really call home? (97 mins.)
Director: John Hough
 
13.
Escape to Witch Mountain (1995 TV Movie)
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A brother-sister duo possessing psychic powers are pursued by a millionaire who intends to use them for his gain. (87 mins.)
Director: Peter Rader
 
14.
Race to Witch Mountain (2009)
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A Las Vegas cabbie enlists the help of a UFO expert to protect two siblings with paranormal powers from the clutches of an organization that wants to use the kids for their nefarious plans. (98 mins.)
Director: Andy Fickman
 
15.
Bridge to Terabithia (2007)
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A preteen's life turns upside down when he befriends the new girl in school and they imagine a whole new fantasy world to escape reality. (96 mins.)
Director: Gabor Csupo
 
16.
An American Girl Holiday (2004 TV Movie)
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Set in 1904, "American Girls" revolves around Samantha as she moves in with her grandmother and learns how to become a proper Victorian young lady. (86 mins.)
Director: Nadia Tass
 
17.
McKenna Shoots for the Stars (2012)
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American Girl McKenna comes to life in this modern-day adventure about a determined gymnast who must focus on her strengths to overcome challenges and find a way to believe in herself again. (93 mins.)
Director: Vince Marcello
 
18.
Anne of Green Gables (1985 Mini-Series)
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An orphan girl, sent to an elderly brother and sister by mistake, charms her new home and community with her fiery spirit and imagination. (199 mins.)
 
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Ballet Shoes (2007 TV Movie)
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The story of three orphan girls (Pauline, Petrova, and Posy), adopted by an eccentric explorer, Great Uncle Matthew, and his niece Sylvia, in 1930s London. (85 mins.)
 
20.
Goosebumps (1995 TV Series)
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A series of horror anthology stories based on the children's books by R.L. Stine. (22 mins.)
 
21.
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990 TV Series)
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A group of kids get together in the woods, and tell ghost stories. (30 mins.)
 
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The Wonderful World of Disney (1995 TV Series)
Episode: Life-Size (2000)
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A widower's daughter accidentally brings her doll to life while trying to cast a spell to resurrect her mother. (120 mins.)
 
23.
Cadet Kelly (2002 TV Movie)
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A fashion-conscious youngster is horrified when she is forced to move to military school. (101 mins.)
Director: Larry Shaw
 
24.
Halloweentown (1998 TV Movie)
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After learning she is a witch, a girl helps save a town full of other supernatural creatures. (84 mins.)
Director: Duwayne Dunham
 
25.
Bedtime Stories (2008)
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A hotel handyman's life changes when the lavish bedtime stories he tells his niece and nephew start to magically come true. (99 mins.)
Director: Adam Shankman
 
26.
Nanny McPhee (2005)
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A governess uses magic to rein in the behavior of seven ne'er-do-well children in her charge. (97 mins.)
Director: Kirk Jones
 
27.
17 Again (2009)
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Mike O'Donnell is ungrateful for how his life turned out. He gets a chance to rewrite his life when he tried to save a janitor near a bridge and jumped after him into a time vortex. (102 mins.)
Director: Burr Steers
 
28.
Beethoven (1992)
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A slobbering St. Bernard becomes the center of attention for a loving family, but must contend with a dog-napping veterinarian and his henchmen. (87 mins.)
Director: Brian Levant
 
29.
The Mighty Ducks (1992)
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A self-centered Minnesota lawyer is sentenced to community service coaching a rag tag youth hockey team. (100 mins.)
Director: Stephen Herek
 
30.
An American Girl on the Home Front (2006 TV Movie)
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Molly is a girl living in the year 1944 and WWII has brought many changes to Molly's life. An English girl comes to live with Molly's family to escape the bombings. They slowly become good friends. (85 mins.)
Director: Joyce Chopra
 
31.
The Sixth Sense (1999)
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A boy who communicates with spirits that don't know they're dead seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist. (107 mins.)
 
32.
All That (1994 TV Series)
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A zany sketch comedy featuring many wacky characters hosted for kids and by kids. (30 mins.)
 
33.
Lord of the Flies (1990)
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Stranded on an island, a group of schoolboys degenerate into savagery. (90 mins.)
Director: Harry Hook
 
34.
Entertaining Angels: The Dorothy Day Story (1996)
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The phrase "entertaining angels" refers to the practice of treating all guests--be they kings or peasants--as if they were visiting angels... (110 mins.)