This Article is About
movies
little fella
monsters inc
bugs bunny
Bonding With Your Child Through Movies
Join 1000's of Authors at StreetArticles Today!

Bonding With Your Child Through Movies

Well to me the answer is pretty obvious. The best kids movies are always the ones that you yourself don't actually mind watching. Because you just know whether its a Finding Nemo or Monsters inc. (My daughters favorite movies), the discs are going to be put on repeat for the rest of their child hood. So why not enjoy it somewhat rather then just getting annoyed by it.

This applies to not only movies tho, same principle goes for cartoons as well. I try to encourage my kids to watch classic cartoons like Smurfs, Bugs Bunny and Astro Boy. Cartoons I use to watch whilst I was a little fella. This makes it more bearable to watch over and over again and much easier to relate to. Kind of like reliving your child hood in a way, and does bring back some memories too.

In my opinion, i find that some of the cartoons kids watch these days are just too far out there, but maybe that's just me and Im becoming an old fuddy duddy,

When it comes to what my kids watch I guess I cant have it all my way, I'm not that mean, hehe. I must admit that some of the new kids movies are actually quite good.

Like the recent Smurfs Movie, was a hit in my household, or was that only because its an old school cartoon, hmm. Anyways its a popular kids movie and rather popular amongst the parents also, so Im safe here.

The Shrek movies are a great example of top kids movies, for the fact it has some adult humor in it which keeps the parents interested and laughing along the way.

Pixar seems to have pumped out a large amount of titles, which to me are some of the best children animated movies i have seen. But for some reason Toy Story isn't much of a hit in my household, its a classic and I just don't understand why it isn't so interesting to my kids, oh well.

Having kids movies that you and your kids can enjoy makes for a great way to interact and bond with your children more and more and more the more times you watch the movie together.

So saying this, to me there isn't a list of the best kids movies, rather moments of growing a stronger relationship with your children through media, that is until they tell you your too old for cartoons.


Street Talk

No comments present
You May Also Like
How Electronics And Movies Have Changed Over the Years
It is crazy how much movies have changed since I was a kid. I remember Back when we had black and white movies, they were good back then now we have 3D high definition. I used to love VHS tapes and I had quite a collection of them too. I…
By: Scott Newkirk in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Mar 19, 2012  
0
  Likes: 2

Best Movies to Watch
You might be looking for best movies to watch and let me suggest some to you. I know that each one has his or her own preferences in choosing the best movies but let me just share mine to you and you might love these movies as well.The Best Movies…
By: chamberlane altatis in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Oct 28, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

Top 10 Court Movies
10. Liar, Liar As far as court room movies go, Liar, Liar is a must see for law students who want to know exactly how to get a proper continuance...by beating the crap out of yourself in the Mens bathroom with a toilet seat. Three years after his triple block…
By: Greg G in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Apr 22, 2012  
0
  Likes: 3

Upcoming Summer Movies
This is an article written to inform readers of the upcoming movies of the Summer 2012 season. It is sure to be a great one as there are some major blockbusters coming in. If you are a movie buff like me then you will be excited to learn that this…
By: sthud in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Mar 09, 2012  
0
  Likes: 0

Old Movies Tell A Better Story
Movie fans have an access to movies today that is nothing short of fantastic. They are available 24/7 and from everywhere. A few years ago it was HBO and cable channels. Now we can watch them on our computers. With all this technology, the quality of our movies should have…
By: Georgia Gale in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Feb 27, 2012  
2
  Likes: 2

Want to Rent Or Buy Movies From the Comfort Of Your Home?
Rent or buy movies online If you want to rent or buy a movie you have plenty of options. Most of these options require you to leave your home or wait for the movies to arrive in the mail. Going to pick up a movie and then having to return…
By: Mad about Movies in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Nov 24, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

The Absolute, Horrible, Bad Movies Of 2011
Coming off the worst year for movie ticket sales since 1995, the movie industry hit some serious lows in 2011 for filmmaking quality. Leading the pack in the Top 10 of the absolute, horrible, bad movies of 2011 was Adam Sandler with 3 films (he stars in one and produced…
By: Paul B in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Dec 31, 2011  
2
  Likes: 1

Top 10 Business Movies
10. Wall Street II: Money Never Sleeps The second of the Wall Street Saga (I'm sure of it! haha, they'll probably make a third one with Charlie Sheen if his new show doesn't pan out!), Gordan Gecko is released from jail and hasn't had any contact with his family for…
By: Greg G in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   May 03, 2012  
0
  Likes: 0

Top 10 Rock Movies
10. Rockstar The old classic rock bands that are still performing are starting to do what the band in this movie does, replace an old fading musician with a young talented duplicate. Mark Wahlberg plays a twenty something with a hottie girlfriend and a healthy obsession with his all time…
By: Greg G in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Apr 19, 2012  
0
  Likes: 0

Top 10 Movies About Movies
10. Tropic Thunder A spoof on Vietnam War movies, Tropic Thunder brings an all star cast to it's knees as they prove just how dumb and insecure actors are. From action stars, to Oscar winning Drama hunks to fat heroin addicts, the writers, including Ben Stiller take shots at Hollywood…
By: Greg G in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Apr 14, 2012  
0
  Likes: 1

Is it possible to watch 3d movies online?
With so many 3d movies out in the theaters in the last few years, I asked myself the question if it is possible to watch 3d movies online. Did you know that you can actually use a computer from your home to see images in 3d? Let me tell you…
By: Greg Travis in  Computers and Technology   Jul 27, 2011  
0
  Likes: 6

Online Movies
Have you ever wanted to just go on your own computer and just type in a movie you felt like watching? even if it was an old school movie? well I actually asked around town well not literally but I did around the people I know and see all the…
By: toristori in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Mar 03, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

Days Like This Are for Movies
I wrote an article last week about what the weather was like here. Nothing has changed. There is still no let up in sight. We are frozen solid for the next week. Can't do anything outside, unless you want to freeze every finger and toe off. I can remember a…
By: J.A. Rawles in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Feb 24, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

How to watch full movies online
How we watch movies has changed. From movie theaters, to VCR's to DVDs to watching online. There are more options available today than ever. What are some good ways to watch full movies online? I'd like to consider several ways in which you can watch a full movie online. You…
By: Greg Travis in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Movies TV   Mar 19, 2011  
2
  Likes: 1

What Do You Do With Your Books And Movies?
If you are like many people, you enjoy watching movies and reading books. You love to laugh during the funny parts, and you enjoy the way your heart pounds during the suspenseful or scary parts. But what do you do after you have finished the movie or book? Do you…
By: Hollie E. Townsend in  Arts and Entertainment   Jan 26, 2013  
0
  Likes: 0

Article Views: 1987    Report this Article