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The 13 Best Films for Kids on Amazon Prime Video: Halloween vs Half Term

The best Amazon Prime Video films for Halloween at half term.

Abominable, Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon, Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, The Addams Family, the sublime Singin’ in the Rain re-release… Let’s face it, there are plenty of exciting cinema releases for you and the kids this half term. But cinema tickets aren’t cheap, and you can’t go to the cinema every day. So it’s good to know that, if this October’s half term turns to be as wet and blustery as the past couple of weeks, and you’re already paying your Amazon Prime subscription, there are plenty of what we like to call good movies for kids currently playing on Amazon’s Prime Video streaming service.

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‘Amazon Prime’ Time!

Kids on Amazon Prime

Yes, the wonderful Paddington 2’s available to rent, and Moana is a must-see, but aren’t the Easter holidays expensive enough without shelling out just because you and the kids are stuck inside on a rainy day? Besides, if you’re already paying your Amazon Prime subscription, there are plenty of first-rate flicks to choose from. I’m the father of three boys (aged 3, 8 and 10) and uncle to three nieces (twins princesses aged 9 and their 12-yearold tomboy sis) so often have to play the near-impossible game of picking a movie that will please everyone. Not all of the 15 I’ve picked fit the bill, but some of them come darn close – and that’s a parenting movie-win in my book.

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