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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.
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)
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
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
When the McKellan family moves from Seattle to small-town Georgia, life down South — and traditional grandparents — challenge their big-city ways. | Stream on Netflix
Family Reunion: Christmas
M’Dear and her sisters struggle to keep their singing act together before a church Christmas pageant while Grandpa teaches the kids a valuable lesson. | Stream on Netflix
That Girl LayLay
Quirky student Sadie is juggling high school while keeping a huge secret: Her hype-girl avatar has come to life in the form of fierce friend Lay Lay! | Stream on Netflix
The Haunted Hathaways
Single mom Michelle Hathaway and her daughters find that they share their New Orleans home with the ghosts of single dad Ray Preston and his two sons. | Stream on Netflix
On her 12th birthday, Willa Ward receives a purr-fect gift that unlocks a world of witchcraft, talking animals and so much more with her best friends. | Stream on Netflix
Free Rein: Valentine’s Day
Love is in the air as Zoe and their friends go on a quest to find a fabled Maid’s Stone. But when rivalry blinds them to danger, it’s Raven to the rescue! | Stream on Netflix
- Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
- Jace Norman, Cooper Barnes, Riele Downs (Actors)
- Steve Hoefer (Director) - Jeffrey L. Goldstein (Producer)
A new part-time job forces Henry Hart to balance two lives, one as a typical teenager and the other as a secret superhero sidekick Kid Danger. | Stream on Netflix
A 15-year-old from LA spends the summer at her mom’s childhood home on an island off the coast of England, where she bonds with a mysterious horse. | Stream on Netflix
Lyrically gifted middle schooler Karma juggles rap dreams and rhyme schemes while using her talent, ambition, and heart to solve any problem. | Stream on Netflix
We Can be Heroes
When alien invaders kidnap Earth’s superheroes, their children must team up and learn to work together if they want to save their parents and the world. | Stream on Netflix
- Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
- Peyton List, Karan Brar, Skai Jackson (Actors)
- Bob Koherr (Director)
The Ross siblings of Disney’s hit series “Jessie” spend a summer full of fun and adventure at Maine’s Camp Kikiwaka, where their parents first met. | Stream on Netflix
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn
Nicky, Ricky, and Dicky have a crush on a new girl in school. When Tom’s ice dancing arch-rival opens a sporting goods store, the quads declare war. | Stream on Netflix
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What would you add to this list of Black Kid Movies On Netflix?