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Movies based on children's books

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101 Dalmatians

When Cruella De Vil dognaps 15 Dalmatian puppies to make them into a fur coat, their parents rally all the city's animals to come to their rescue

1996

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12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue

With the holidays around the corner and a dog orphanage in grave danger, a determined teenager and her best friend rally to save it.

2012

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Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds

In the last chapter of the trilogy, a miniaturized Arthur must find a way to grow back to his normal size to stop the evil Maltazard once and for all.

2010

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Arthur and the Invisibles

Ten-year-old Arthur discovers a world of tiny people living in his backyard, a find that may hold the secret to saving his family home.

2006

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Casper's Haunted Christmas

Casper faces getting into a heap of trouble with the king of the ghosts unless he frightens at least one person before Christmas Day.

2000

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

When inventor Flint Lockwood makes clouds rain food, the citizens of Chewandswallow can feed themselves. But a bowl of disaster is about to overflow.

2009

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DreamWorks Shrek's Swamp Stories - Season 1

Shrek celebrates Halloween, Puss in Boots is captured by soldiers, and the gang participates in a kingdom-wide singing competition. Scary stories. Kitty-napping. A singing showdown. It's all the fairy-tale satire you can handle and more.

2008

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Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat

While Mom is away, a bored little boy and girl are visited by the Cat in the Hat, who proceeds to turn the house into the "mother of all messes." It's a rainy day and the kids are bored, wishing for a little fun and adventure. Be very careful what you wish for...

2003

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Dr. Seuss' The Lorax

The forest-dwelling Lorax has to stop the short-sighted Once-ler from ruining the environment for profit in this adaptation of the Dr. Seuss classic.

2012

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Emily's First 100 Days of School - Season 1

Inspired by the work of author Rosemary Wells, this charming tale follows Emily the bunny as she embarks on her first year of school.

2006

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Ernest & Celestine

Adapted from a popular children's book series, this sweet animated drama portrays the friendship between an orphan mouse and a free-spirited bear.

2012

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Freddy Frogface

Ten-year-old Victor must deal with town bully Freddy, who threatens to spoil everything when Victor gets a chance to perform in a circus talent show.

2011

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Good Boy!

A young boy adopts a stray pup, but soon learns that dogs are aliens sent to Earth to prepare for a canine invasion from outer space. A little boy adopts an adorable stray puppy, not knowing the puppy's an alien. Prepare for cuddly invaders from space!

2003

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Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil

Fresh off a top-secret training, feisty heroine Little Red teams up with intrepid reporter Wolf to investigate the disappearance of Hansel and Gretel.

2011

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How to Eat Fried Worms

This family film based on the popular book follows a fifth-grader whose bluster on the first day at a new school gets him in dutch with a bully.

2006

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How to Train Your Dragon

As the son of a Viking leader, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: He must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle.

2010

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Inkheart

Unbeknownst to his 12-year-old daughter, a bookbinder has a secret ability to bring characters to life by reading their stories out loud.

2008

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Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life

Just before his 13th birthday, Jeremy Fink receives a mysterious box that needs four keys to be opened and promises to reveal the meaning of life.

2011

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Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer

In this family film, never-dull third-grader Judy Moody embarks on a summer adventure with her brother, Stink, and always-up-for-fun Aunt Opal.

2011

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Jumanji

When two siblings discover an enchanted board game that's a portal to a magical world, they meet a man who's been trapped inside the game for years.

1995

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