3 Top Fairy Tale Movies Available on Netflix

05.10.2023 11:39 EST
Netflix has been a great addition to our lives, especially for families. We love watching a movie together and do not have to worry about going anywhere or buying any of the items we need. One thing that is always on our list when we are getting ready to watch a movie is what fairy tales are available? Netflix has some great choices of movies based on fairy tales.
A list of the most-watched fairy tale movies available on Netflix is provided in this article, along with short reviews.

1. Shrek ( 2001 )

IMDB Score: 7.9/10
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Based on William Steigs picture book of the same name, this animated movie tells of an ogre who marries an ogress. A fairy tale with a twist, this movie is full of humor and heart and beautifully animated.
Available on Netflix streaming, Shrek has everything parents want for their children: its funny without being too silly, there are plenty of references that adults will pick up on, but children wont understand, and above all else, there is a wholesome message about falling in love, being yourself and standing up for what is right.
This movie has the most recognizable cast of any fairy tale adaptation to date, with Mike Myers voicing Shrek alongside Eddie Murphy as Donkey. Cameron Diaz plays Fiona, and John Lithgow is Farquaad; this star-studded cast makes the movie easy to enjoy and ensures that children will want to watch it over and over.
Movie is available in these countries:
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Audio and Subtitles Information by Country
Country Audio Subtitles
Mini version of Australia
Australia
Greek, English – Audio Description, English [Original], Italian, Cantonese, Mandarin English, Italian, Vietnamese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese
Mini version of Brazil
Brazil
German, English – Audio Description, English [Original], French, Italian, Portuguese (Brazil), Brazilian Portuguese German, English, French, Italian, Portuguese (Brazil), Brazilian Portuguese
Mini version of Canada
Canada
German, English – Audio Description, English [Original], Spanish (Latin America), French, Italian German, English, Spanish (Latin America), French, Italian
Mini version of France
France
German, English – Audio Description, English [Original], Spanish (Spain), French, Italian, Portuguese (Portugal), European Spanish, Portuguese Arabic, German, English, Spanish (Spain), French, Ukrainian, European Spanish
Mini version of Italy
Italy
German, Greek, English – Audio Description, English [Original], Spanish (Spain), French, Italian, European Spanish German, Greek, English, French, Italian, Ukrainian
Mini version of Japan
Japan
English – Audio Description, English [Original], Japanese, Korean, Portuguese (Brazil), Cantonese, Brazilian Portuguese English, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese (Brazil), Simplified Chinese, Brazilian Portuguese
Mini version of Netherlands
Netherlands
German, English – Audio Description, English [Original], Spanish (Spain), French, Dutch, European Spanish German, English, Spanish (Spain), French, Dutch, European Spanish
Mini version of Spain
Spain
German, English – Audio Description, English [Original], Spanish (Spain), French, Italian, Cantonese, European Spanish Arabic, English, Spanish (Spain), French, Romanian, Ukrainian, European Spanish

2. Hook ( 1991 )

IMDB Score: 6.8/10
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Based on characters created by J. M. Barrie in Peter Pan, this movie tells of an adult Peter Pan returning home after being lost in Neverland for almost three decades. Available on Netflix streaming, Hook has all the makings of a classic, including Spielbergs direction, a great cast of characters, and an entertaining story.
This movie is packed with action, and it features some truly spectacular set-pieces which bring the magical world of Neverland to life. Kids will be captivated by the main character, played by Robin Williams, who delivers some hilarious lines that are sure to make parents laugh too. The only downside to this film is that it may irritate children who simply cant wait for Peter Pan to return home.
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Audio and Subtitles Information by Country
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German, English [Original], Spanish (Spain), French, Italian, Polish, Spanish (Latin America), European Spanish German, English, French, Russian, Turkish, Ukrainian, Spanish (Latin America)

3. Ella Enchanted ( 2004 )

IMDB Score: 6.3/10
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Cursed by a fairy at birth, Ella is forced into servitude as an obedient young girl who cannot refuse any given command, even if it happens to be marrying an ugly prince or standing still while birds pick out her eyes. This charming retelling of Cinderella manages the miracle of being far more enjoyable than it sounds.
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Audio and Subtitles Information by Country
Country Audio Subtitles
Mini version of Brazil
Brazil
German, English [Original], French, Italian, Portuguese (Brazil) German, English, French, Italian, Portuguese (Brazil)
Mini version of France
France
German, English [Original], Spanish (Spain), French, Italian, Portuguese (Brazil) Arabic, German, English, Spanish (Spain), French, Ukrainian
Mini version of Italy
Italy
German, English [Original], Spanish (Spain), French, Italian, Russian German, Greek, English, French, Italian, Ukrainian
Mini version of Spain
Spain
German, English [Original], Spanish (Spain), French, Italian, Portuguese (Brazil) Arabic, English, Spanish (Spain), French, Romanian, Ukrainian
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United Kingdom
English [Original], Spanish (Spain), French, Italian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil) Arabic, English, French, Hindi, Polish, Ukrainian