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1.
The Halloween Tree (1993 TV Movie)
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Four children learn the origins of Halloween customs while trying to save the life of their friend. (90 mins.)
Director: Mario Piluso
 
2.
Waterworld (1995)
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In a future where the polar ice-caps have melted and Earth is almost entirely submerged, a mutated mariner fights starvation and outlaw "smokers," and reluctantly helps a woman and a young girl try to find dry land. (135 mins.)
Director: Kevin Reynolds
 
3.
Battlefield Earth (2000)
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After enslavement and near extermination by an alien race in the year 3000, humanity begins to fight back. (118 mins.)
Director: Roger Christian
 
4.
Reign of Fire (2002)
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A brood of fire-breathing dragons emerges from the earth and begins setting everything ablaze, establishing dominance over the planet. (101 mins.)
Director: Rob Bowman
 
5.
Heavy Weights (1995)
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Plump kids are lured into joining a posh fat camp with the promise of quick weight loss and good times, only to find that the facility is a woodland hellhole run by a psycho ex-fitness instructor. (100 mins.)
Director: Steven Brill
 
6.
Robin of Locksley (1996 TV Movie)
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A teenage Robin Hood steals for a needy cause in this updated tale of doing the wrong thing for the right reason. (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Kennedy
 
7.
The Secret Kingdom (1998)
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Three kids discover a tiny kingdom beneath their kitchen sink and are drawn inside, becoming involved with the miniature world's civil war. (90 mins.)
 
8.
The Shrunken City (1998 Video)
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Two teen-aged kids discover a miniature bottled city buried beneath a construction site. They must protect the tiny civilization within from reptilian alien hunters after its everlasting power supply. (90 mins.)
Director: Ted Nicolaou
 
9.
Kazaam (1996)
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Being a lone young boy in the 'hood" is dangerous and unpleasant. This is what Max experiences when... (93 mins.)
Director: Paul M. Glaser
 
10.
Last Action Hero (1993)
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With the help of a magic ticket, a young film fan is transported into the fictional world of his favorite action film character. (130 mins.)
Director: John McTiernan
 
11.
Kindergarten Cop (1990)
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A tough cop is given his most difficult assignment ever: to masquerade as a kindergarten teacher in order to find a drug dealer. (111 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
 
12.
Cop & ½ (1993)
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Devon Butler is an eight-year old who dreams of being a cop. He watches police TV shows, knows police procedures... (97 mins.)
Director: Henry Winkler
 
13.
Nothing But Trouble (1991)
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A businessman finds he and his friends the prisoners of a sadistic judge and his equally odd family in the backwoods of a bizarre mansion. (94 mins.)
Director: Dan Aykroyd
 
14.
Equilibrium (2002)
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In a Fascist future where all forms of feeling are illegal, a man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system. (107 mins.)
Director: Kurt Wimmer
 
15.
The White Pony (1999)
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It is the story of one pony's journey to the top of a movie career. (93 mins.)
Director: Brian Kelly
 
16.
A Very Unlucky Leprechaun (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.7/10 X  
A very unlucky leprechaun over comes great adventures. (89 mins.)
Director: Brian Kelly
 
17.
FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992)
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The magical inhabitants of a rainforest fight to save their home, which is threatened by logging and a polluting force of destruction called Hexxus. (76 mins.)
Director: Bill Kroyer
 
18.
Anastasia (1997)
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The last surviving child of the Russian Royal Family joins two con men to reunite with her grandmother, the Dowager Empress, while the undead Rasputin seeks her death. (94 mins.)
 
19.
I Am Number Four (2011)
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Aliens and their Guardians are hiding on Earth from intergalactic bounty hunters. They can only be killed in numerical order, and Number Four is next on the list. This is his story. (109 mins.)
Director: D.J. Caruso
 
20.
The Last Mimzy (2007)
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Two siblings begin to develop special talents after they find a mysterious box of toys. Soon the kids, their parents, and even their teacher are drawn into a strange new world and find a task ahead of them that is far more important than any of them could imagine! (90 mins.)
Director: Bob Shaye
 
21.
Never Back Down (2008)
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A frustrated and conflicted teenager arrives at a new highschool to discover an underground fightclub and meet a classmate who begins to coerce him into fighting. (110 mins.)
Director: Jeff Wadlow
 
22.
The Neverending Story II: The Next Chapter (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A young boy with a distant father enters a world of make-believe and magic through a portal within an antique book. (90 mins.)
Director: George Miller
 
23.
The Neverending Story III (1994)
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A young boy must restore order when a group of bullies steal the magical book that acts as a portal between Earth and the imaginary world of Fantasia. (95 mins.)
Director: Peter Macdonald
 
24.
Sidekicks (1992)
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A bullied teen who fantasizes about being Chuck Norris' sidekick trains in martial arts to fulfill his dreams. (101 mins.)
Director: Aaron Norris
 
25.
Remote (1993 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Home Alone clone about a 13-year-old boy, obsessed with making remote controlled toys, decides to put... (80 mins.)
Director: Ted Nicolaou
 
26.
The Luck of the Irish (2001 TV Movie)
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A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun. (86 mins.)
Director: Paul Hoen
 
27.
Storybook (1996)
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Eight-Year-Old Brandon Finds A Magical STORYBOOK That Leads Him To A Doorway In His Attic To The Enchanted Storyland... (88 mins.)
Director: Lorenzo Doumani
 
28.
Can of Worms (1999 TV Movie)
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A teen is visited by aliens after he broadcasts a message into space. (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Schneider
 
29.
Kids of the Round Table (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Eleven-year-old Alex and his fellow homemade heroes are having a backyard blast. Battles rage, knights... (89 mins.)
Director: Robert Tinnell
 
30.
Home Team (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Performing community service for a children's home is Henry's punishment for his gambling addiction... (91 mins.)
 
31.
Salt Water Moose (1996)
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When Bobby and his Mom move from Toronto, away from his dad and his baseball team, to a small town in Nova Scotia... (93 mins.)
Director: Stuart Margolin
 
32.
The Witches (1990)
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A young boy stumbles onto a witch convention and must stop them, even after he has been turned into a mouse. (91 mins.)
Director: Nicolas Roeg
 
33.
ABC Weekend Specials (1977 TV Series)
Episode: Runaway Ralph (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Ralph the Mouse runs away from home and befriends a young outcast at summer camp. (60 mins.)
 
34.
Liar Liar (1997)
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A fast track lawyer can't lie for 24 hours due to his son's birthday wish after the lawyer turns his son down for the last time. (86 mins.)
Director: Tom Shadyac
 
35.
Rock-A-Doodle (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Edmund is a boy whose favorite story of Chanticleer, a rooster whose singing makes the sun rise every morning until the Grand Duke of Owls... (77 mins.)
 
36.
A Troll in Central Park (1994)
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Stanley is a kindhearted, popular troll who can create flowers with a mere touch. When Gnorga, the mean-spirited... (76 mins.)
 
37.
The Pagemaster (1994)
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A cowardly boy who buries himself in accident statistics enters a library to escape a storm only to be transformed into an animated illustration by the Pagemaster. He has to work through obstacles from classic books to return to real life. (80 mins.)
 
38.
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)
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A young boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has... (85 mins.)
 
39.
Andre (1994)
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The true story of how a marine sea lion named Andre befriended a little girl and her family, circa 1962. (94 mins.)
Director: George Miller
 
40.
Cool Runnings (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
When a Jamaican sprinter is disqualified to the Olympic Games, he enlists the help of a dishonored coach to start the first Jamaican Bobsled Team. (98 mins.)
Director: Jon Turteltaub
 
41.
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
 
42.
Honey I Blew Up the Kid (1992)
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The Szalinski family is back, this time hilarious disaster strikes when an experiment causes their new toddler son to grow many stories tall. (89 mins.)
Director: Randal Kleiser
 
43.
Hocus Pocus (1993)
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After three centuries, three witch sisters are resurrected in Salem, Massachusetts on Halloween night, and it is up to two teenagers, a young girl and an immortal cat to put an end to the witches' reign of terror once and for all. (96 mins.)
Director: Kenny Ortega
 
44.
The Indian in the Cupboard (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
On his ninth birthday a boy receives many presents. Two of them first seem to be less important: an... (96 mins.)
Director: Frank Oz
 
45.
Scamper the Penguin (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
About entertaining adventures of penguin Lolo, about the nature and fauna of Antarctica. The film is about inhabitants of Antarctica penguins... (75 mins.)
 
46.
The Pebble and the Penguin (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A lovable but introverted penguin named Hubie plans to present his betrothal pebble to the bird of his dreams. (74 mins.)
 
47.
Jumanji (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
When two kids find and play a magical board game, they release a man trapped for decades in it and a host of dangers that can only be stopped by finishing the game. (104 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
 
48.
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
 
49.
Hook (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
When Captain Hook kidnaps his children, an adult Peter Pan must return to Neverland and reclaim his youthful spirit in order to challenge his old enemy. (142 mins.)
 
50.
Flubber (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
An absent-minded professor discovers "flubber," a rubber-like super-bouncy substance. (93 mins.)
Director: Les Mayfield
 
51.
Blank Check (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
By accident, the 12-year-old Preston is given a blank check and when he fills in $1,000,000 - he is able to get it... (93 mins.)
 
52.
Ri¢hie Ri¢h (1994)
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A rich young boy finds his family targeted in an inside job and must use his cunning to save them. (95 mins.)
Director: Donald Petrie
 
53.
Space Jam (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Michael Jordan agrees to help the Looney Tunes play a basketball game vs. alien slavers to determine their freedom. (88 mins.)
Director: Joe Pytka
 
54.
Quest for Camelot (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
An adventurous girl, a young blind hermit and a goofy two headed dragon race to find the lost sword Excalibur to save King Arthur and Camelot from disaster. (86 mins.)
 
55.
A Knight's Tale (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight. (132 mins.)
Director: Brian Helgeland
 
56.
3 Ninjas (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Each year, three brothers, Samuel, Jeffrey and Michael Douglas visit their grandfather, Mori Tanaka... (84 mins.)
Director: Jon Turteltaub
 
57.
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A giant egg is unearthed at a construction site and soon opened, releasing the terrible Ivan Ooze, who wreaks vengeance on Zordon for imprisoning him millennia ago. With Zordon dying and their powers lost, the Rangers head to a distant planet to find the mystic warrior Dulcea. (95 mins.)
Director: Bryan Spicer
 
58.
The Santa Clause (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
When a man inadvertantly kills Santa on Christmas Eve, he finds himself magically recruited to take his place. (97 mins.)
Director: John Pasquin
 
59.
Camp Nowhere (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Morris "Mud" Himmel has a problem. His parents desperately want to send him away to summer camp. He hates going to summer camp... (96 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Prince
 
60.
Timeline (2003)
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A group of archaeological students become trapped in the past when they go there to retrieve their professor. The group must survive in 14th century France long enough to be rescued. (116 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
 
61.
Jumper (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A teenager with teleportation abilities suddenly finds himself in the middle of an ancient war between those like him and their sworn annihilators. (88 mins.)
Director: Doug Liman
 
62.
Airborne (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Mitchell Goosen is sixteen/seventeen year old kid from California who loves to surf and roller blade... (91 mins.)
Director: Rob Bowman
 
63.
Six-String Samurai (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In the post-apocalyptic world of 1960s Nevada, a rock 'n' roll samurai takes a young boy under his protection. (91 mins.)
Director: Lance Mungia
 
64.
Merlin's Shop of Mystical Wonders (1996 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  
Two creepy "horror" films joined together by Merlin's Shop which is, in turn, introduced by a Grandpa telling the story. (92 mins.)