Everyone seems to be bustling about this new app, Disney Plus, and we don’t blame them. With apps like Netflix and Hulu taking over how we view our favorite shows and movies it was just a matter of time before Disney created a subscription service of their own, and boy is everyone happy that they did. This is the ultimate streaming service that we never knew we needed. With throwbacks like Cadet Kelly and new shows like The Mandalorian, we could not be more psyched about this service. Disney Plus has options for literally everyone, people of all ages, but especially kids. With there being so many different options to choose from, it can be hard to know where to start. So in this article we will discuss the top 10 best movies on the Disney Plus app for kids to watch.
The movie CoCo can be found on Disney plus in both English and Spanish and is a great movie for kids aged 5 and up to get into. This movie is all about the main character, Miguel, as he embarks on a journey to discover the truth behind why his family has a ban on music. Miguel finds himself in the land of the dead and makes friends with a scheming guy named Hector. This movie is filled with fun colors and music and is sure to keep any child entertained, at least for a little while.
If you're looking for a fun new Christmas movie to watch with your little ones then you might want to consider giving Noelle a try. Noelle is a beautiful Christmas movie about the Kringle family as they go through a bit of a crisis when the new Santa to-be goes MIA. Noelle, the main character played by non other than Anna Kendrick herself, finds herself going on journey to bring her brother back home in time for Christmas. In this movie the main character discovers that her brother wasn't as special as he seemed and there was something magical inside of her all along.
Disney’s Frozen is a movie that blew up in popularity when it was released, and with Frozen 2 hitting theaters right now, this is the perfect time to sit down with your little ones to re-watch the original movie. This movie is about two sisters named Anna and Elsa, Elsa has magical powers that allow her to freeze things and make it snow with just her hand alone. However she finds herself in a bit of trouble when she loses control and freezes her city over and runs away from home. This is a fun movie for all ages.
What better movie to have your child watch on the all new Disney Plus app than the original Pinocchio? Pinocchio is a great story about how the lies we tell affect us and those around us as the main characters nose grows in size every time he tells a lie.
Having a cricket to act as his conscience, Pinocchio must prove that he is worthy of becoming a real boy, something that he has always dreamt of being. This is a movie that is sure to bring back memories for mom and dad as your kids create new memories with you.
6 The Santa Clause
With Christmas right around the corner what better movie to sit down and watch as a family than The Santa Clause? The Santa Clause is a family friendly movie that has a few sequels and the main character is played by Tim Allen. Tim Allen’s character Scott is thrown off guard when a man dressed as Santa falls off of his rook and disappears, leaving nothing but a sleigh and his santa suit in his path. Scott then puts on the Santa jacket only to realize that he has now turned into Santa.
5 Monsters University
Monsters University is somewhat of a prequel to the original Monsters Inc, where we learn how the monsters came to be. This adorable monster movie is perfect for a family movie night and can be followed up with Monsters Inc if your children are still in the mood to watch another movie afterwards. This is perfect for children of all ages and probably one of the best movies on Disney Plus right now. So the next time you find yourself scrolling through the list and unsure of what to put on, give this a try.
4 The Home Alone Series
The Home Alone movies are fun for the whole family to watch and the good news is that you can binge these with Disney Plus because all of them are on the app. The original Home Alone is about a very naughty and mischievous 8 year old kid named Kevin McCallister as he mistakenly gets left home alone.
His parents head out for a long trip away from home, and he awakens to find himself totally alone. This movie is goofy and perfect for the whole family to watch at any time of the year.
3 Toy Story
Another good movie series to binge watch with your kids would be Toy Story. Disney Plus currently has the first three Toy Story movies on it’s app. Toy Story is a movie about a young boy named Andy and the journeys and adventures that all of his toys have when he’s not around. This is a fun, great for any age movie that you can really get lost in. The newest movie of the series, Toy Story 4, was just released a few months ago so that one will probably be coming to the app in no time at all.
2 Finding Dory
Finding Dory is a sequel to the movie Finding Nemo. This movie is all about a fish named Nemo we he embarks on a journey to find his best friend Dory who got lost after traveling a bit too far. Dory just so happens to suffer from short term memory loss, so he is unable to get himself back home. He finds himself inside of an aquarium, but with the help of all of his friends old and new he not only is reunited with his best friend Nemo, but he is also able to find his parents. This is a fun and simple movie for all ages.
The Disney movie Cars is mainly ideal for younger kids under 10, as older kids might get bored with it. This is another movie that would be great for binge watching because there are a bunch of them out on the Disney Plus app. Cars is a movie about, well, cars. More specifically speaking, a group of friends cars, the main car's name is Lightning McQueen and his best friend is a tow truck named Mater. In these movies animated cars that have facial expressions and can talk go on journeys, and race each other. Toddlers everywhere love these movies and it is a great choice for a family movie night.