If you have a toddler at home, you must be aware how difficult it is to keep them entertained. Running after them throughout the day, drains out your energy and yet you cannot leave them unattended.

In such a scenario, what can you do where your toddler will get entertained while you can rest for some time? Well, the answer is very simple.

Opt for animated movies for your toddlers.

They are a great way to keep them entertained and occupied for at least few hours. The entertainment industry has come up with many wonderful animated movies.

Isn’t this really exciting?

Following are the list of best movies for toddlers that you can opt:

Toy Story

Released in the year 1995, Toy Story is produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by John Lasseter, the movie revolves around Woody – a pull string cowboy doll who feels threatened when Buzz Lightyear – an astronaut doll makes an entry in their world.

The movie is quite entertaining as the toys pretend to be lifeless in front of humans but comes back to life whenever they are not around.

Your toddler is sure to fall in love with this movie. After all what is there not to love? – It is animated, it is about toys and it is so very colorful. It is sure to catch your child’s attention and keep him entertained for quite long.

The Jungle Book

Based on Sir Rudyard Kipling’s the famous book of the same name, Jungle book is a fun-filLed movie. The protagonist Mowgli is raised in the jungle by Baghreera the panther and Baloo the bear.

The movie deals the trials and tribulations of Mowgli who wants to return to the human civilization – all the while dealing with Sher Khan – the evil tiger that wants to harm him and his animal family.

A universally popular movie, the plot of the movie will teach your toddler about different animals, the friendship between humans and animals. In short, it is an exciting and educative movie as well.

 Finding Nemo

Released in the year 2003, Finding Nemo is a wonderful story about a father-son relationship.. The story deals with an over protective clownfish named Marlin and his son Nemo.

Nemo gets caught by a diver as he swims too close to the surface The plot unwinds as Marlin sets out on a treacherous voyage through the ocean to free his son from the confines of a fish tank.

Along the journey, the father learns to trust the son and lets him take care of himself. the underwater aesthetics shown in the movie are visually appealing.  . Your toddler is sure to connect to this movie.


An all time classic, the movie revolves around the life of a boy named Aladdin who lives in the streets of Baghdad and how he finds a magical lamp with a genie inside it who is willing to fulfill all the wishes of the boy.

An endearing story, it deals with magic, fantasy and how one’s wishes do come true. If your kid is into magic and fantasy, then this movie is a must watch for him.

The Lion King 

Based on Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the Lion King is the story of a lion cub Simba and how his father Mustafa killed by Simba’s evil uncle Scar.

The journey enfolds as Simba ends up in exile as he is misled into believing that he caused his father’s death. What happens when he finds out about the true perpetrator of the evil is the next phase .

A delightful movie to watch, your kid will come to know about lions, the jungles in Africa and others animals as well.

The Incredibles

Another interesting movie that your toddler can watch anytime. The story revolves around Mr. Incredible and Elastigirl and their children Violet, Dash and baby Jack-Jack. Mr. Incredible and his wife had to go undercover and hide their secret identities after the public opinion turns against superheroes.

Mr. Incredible is bored with his “normal” life and wants to go back to his old super hero days. An incident occurs that allows him to do exactly this and much more but as a vigilante. If your kid loves to play a superhero then he is sure to fall in love with this movie.

The Little Mermaid

A beautiful movie, the plot revolves around Ariel, a mermaid princes and her father who is the king of mermaid land.

Ariel is fascinated with the human world and wants to become a part of it. The story is all this and how she saves a human prince Eric and gives up her mermaid tail and fins to become a human.

Interesting and innovative, the movie is sure to keep your toddler busy while you can take your much-deserved nap.


A story about friendship, loss, power and self-discovery,. His friends include an energetic rabbit named Thumper and a skunk named Flower. The three friends grows up together, discovers snow, the changing seasons followed by the adventure of a lifetime.

A beautiful movie told in a romantic way, Bambi is loved both by kids and adults. If you wish to while away time with your kid, watch this movie. Don’t forget to keep some tissues handy.


When the newly crowned Queen Elsa turns her home and kingdom into ice in an accidental manner, her sister Anna comes to the rescue. She teams up with a mountain man, his pet reindeer and a cute snowman to change the weather and bring back everything to its normal state.

A tale of friendship, determination and undying spirit, Frozen is sure to lift up anyone’s mood.

Kung Fu Panda

The movie showcases the life of Po, a big fat food loving panda who is but a kung-fu maniac. He is accidentally chosen as the dragon warrior destined to defeat an evil Snow leopard.

The movie witnesses how he overcomes his weaknesses and all the humiliation to prove his worth. You can think of it as the best possible means to teach your child the value of courage and endurance through a light hearted, comical adventure.

To keep your child engaged and to catch up on your much-deserved sleep, opt for any of the animated movies mentioned above.

All these movies are available online and can be streamed anytime from the comforts of your home.

So what are you waiting for? Go ahead and try out these movies today.

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