Each Friday night in my home, we play a game on our television’s Netflix app. It’s called “Type the Name of the Movie in Fast Enough Before Something Inappropriate Pops Up.”
Sometimes, I win. But sometimes, I lose. (A recent search for The Grinch, for example, quickly offered five titles I didn’t want my young children to see.)
True, there are ways to make Netflix more kid-friendly. But the platform is so fast and so gigantic that it’s impossible to make it 100 percent kid-friendly.
I won’t be canceling my Netflix account anytime soon (I’m a huge fan of its documentaries), but plenty of parents are looking for more family-friendly alternatives.
If that describes you, then here are eight alternatives to Netflix:
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