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11 Classic Oscar-Winning Movies to Watch with Your Kids

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Sound of Music, original movie

The Sound of Music, 1965


From Mary to Maria! The year after she played Mary Poppins, Julie Andrews once again aced the role of a spirited, singing childcare provider: Maria Von Trapp. Out of its 10 Oscar nominations, it won five, including Best Picture and Best Music. With songs written by Rodgers and Hammerstein, the movie gives kids a taste of Broadway. The film is rooted in the true story of a family that fled Austria as the Nazis were taking over in World War II.

Rated G

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Next: Oliver!,1968

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