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Netflix: Animated kids movies available in South Africa [April 2019]

20/04/2019

While Netflix doesn't officially report on how many subscribers it has in South Africa, estimates range from around 150 000 to over 300 000. Because one account can have multiple users, the exact figure is difficult to pinpoint, though.

What we do know is that Netflix is growing substantially. With internet access increasing and data becoming a tad more affordable, more and more people are turning to streaming services to get their entertainment.

There are thousands of TV shows and movies to choose from, so we're trying to break it down for you, just a bit.

Whizzing through that search screen can feel like an endless struggle. So, if you're looking for something to distract the kids with, we've compiled this handy list of animated movies available on Netflix South Africa.

If you're looking for some distinctly local flavour, Netflix has got that, too. Well, they've got it in the works anyway.

Earlier in 2019, Netflix announced its first original African animated series, Mama K's Team 4, produced by Cape Town-based Triggerfish Animation Studios and leading London-based kids' entertainment specialist CAKE.

The show was created by Zambian writer Malenga Mulendema, who was one of eight winners in the Triggerfish Story Lab initiative in 2015, a pan-African talent search.

The official release date for that series has not been announced yet, so, for now, let's take a look at the animated movies available on Netflix South Africa.

Note: Listings might change without any prior notice. While we endeavour to ensure the information is up to date and correct, thesouthafrican.com takes no responsibility for any inaccuracies in the list below.

Netflix movies: Animated and kids films available in April 2019 Title Year of release Runtime (mins)

Trolls Holiday Special 2017 27

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water 2015 95

The Legend of Frosty the Snowman 2005 66

The King and I 1999 89

The House of Small Cubes 2008 12

The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad 1949 68

Surf's Up 2007 86

Stretch Armstrong: The Breakout 2018 104

Santa Pac's Merry Berry Day 2016 44

Rise of the Guardians 2012 99

Pok mon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages 2015 79

Pac's Scary Halloween 2016 44

Monsters vs. Aliens 2009 96

Monster Island 2017 81

Monster House 2006 91

Monster High: Ghouls Rule 2012 71

Monster High: Frights, Camera, Action! 2014 74

Monster High: 13 Wishes 2013 73

Miniforce: New Heroes Rise 2018 68

Little Witch Academia 2013 27

Little Witch Academia: The Enchanted Parade 2015 56

LEGO Jurassic World: The Indominus Escape 2016 25

Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll 2016 23

Kung Fu Panda: Holiday 2010 26

Krish Trish and Baltiboy: The Greatest Trick 2013 60

Krish Trish and Baltiboy: Part II 2010 58

Krish Trish and Baltiboy: Oversmartness Never Pays 2017 65

Krish Trish and Baltiboy: Face Your Fears 2017 65

Krish Trish and Baltiboy: Comics of India 2012 61

Krish Trish and Baltiboy: Best Friends Forever 2016 65

Krish Trish and Baltiboy: Battle of Wits 2013 62

Hotel Transylvania 2012 92

Golden Time 2013 22

Figaro Pho 2008 29

DreamWorks Home: For the Holidays 2017 46

Dragons: Dawn of the Dragon Racers 2014 27

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2009 90

Casper's Haunted Christmas 2000 80

Buddy Thunderstruck: The Maybe Pile 2017 14

Boonie Bears: The Big Top Secret 2016 99

Bob's Broken Sleigh 2015 47

Barbie of Swan Lake 2003 86

Barbie Dolphin Magic 2017 64

A StoryBots Christmas 2017 26

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