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10 Black Kid Movies On Netflix
As an African-American woman, sometimes I search for movies on Netflix that feature Black actors or movies on Netflix featuring Black kids.
Netflix has many options for TV and movie entertainment, including a large selection of Black movies, series and documentaries. It includes old and new options, with a predominantly African-American cast.
I want my kids to see themselves represented on the big screen.
Sometimes we just need to see and be able to identify with physical representations of ourselves.
Nick and Suzanne decide to move to the suburbs to create a better life for children Lindsey and Kevin. The contractor (John C. McGinley) they hire to renovate their home has a rather odd way of doing business, complicating the family’s move. Matters spiral further out of control when the contractor clashes with Nick but bonds with Suzanne and the children. (Watch on Netflix)
While his wife, Kim, brings home the bacon, unemployed Charlie spends his days caring for the couple’s young son. With help from a friend, Phil, Charlie decides to start a daycare center. Enrollment quickly surges, and, as they add another employee, goofy Marvin, Charlie finds himself dealing with endless red tape. Will he be able to keep the business afloat, or will parents defect to Mrs. Harridan’s daycare center? (Watch on Netflix)
A bright student and talented dancer struggling with changes in life, including a new family and school, finds a phone app that magically allows her to control boys. (Watch on Netflix)
Joey Washington is a legendary figure in the hip-hop industry, having amassed a long career going by the stage name DJ Joey Speed. Now, though, he has decided to leave the music game and retire. That opens up an opportunity for his wife, Justine, to pursue a career of her own now that Joey is available to stay home and raise the kids — though things likely won’t go smoothly for him. The autobiographical sitcom stars Joseph Simmons (better known as Rev Run) and his real-life wife Justine playing fictionalized versions of themselves. (Watch on Netflix)
George Beard and Harold Hutchins are two overly imaginative pranksters who spend hours in a treehouse creating comic books. When their mean principal threatens to separate them into different classes, the mischievous boys accidentally hypnotize him into thinking that he’s a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants. (Watch on Netflix)
Spider-man Into the Spiderverse
Bitten by a radioactive spider in the subway, Brooklyn teenager Miles Morales suddenly develops mysterious powers that transform him into the one and only Spider-Man. | Stream on Netflix
The Main Event
Using special powers from a magical mask, a young WWE fan causes chaos when he enters a wrestling competition. | Stream on Netflix
The Princess & the Frog
In New Orleans during the Jazz Age, a beautiful girl named Tiana has a fateful encounter with a frog prince who desperately wants to be human again. | Stream on Netflix
A single mom must hide her young son’s superpowers to protect him from exploitation while investigating their origins and her husband’s death. | Stream on Netflix