Abandoned by their heartless parents, Jane Willoughby (voiced by Alessia Cara) and her twin brothers (Séan Cullen and Séan Cullen) try to please their sour nanny (Maya Rudolph) and become perfect children. Based on the bestselling book by Lois Lowry, this animated film also features the voices of Ricky Gervais and Terry Crews. Rated PG.
If you have a kids’ account set up, you’ll know that Netflix’s family-friendly content is about six days’ worth of scrolling these days. Picking a movie to satisfy the whole clan is no easy task and it can take ages if you’re not careful. To help fill those late lockdown days and provide a solution to rainy summer’s afternoons stuck at home, we’ve narrowed the choice down to a few perennial favourites and one brand new guaranteed winner. If you haven’t already, it’s time to meet the Mitchells!