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Movies for kids to watch during a lengthy road trip

You may be considering ways to make a long road trip smoother for you and your entire family. Luckily, many new vehicles come equipped with backseat DVD players that can keep the kids occupied while you focus on the drive ahead. There are certain movies that are great for road trips and age-appropriate for the kids.


This animated classic about race cars that can talk might get the kids excited about hitting the open road. These quirky characters may keep them engaged enough to relax and laugh in the process.

Daffy Duck's Quackbusters

Featuring the most memorable characters from Looney Toons, this unique compilation of episodes is set in various locations - from the desert southwest with Roadrunner and Wile E. Coyote to the Himalayas with the Abominable Snowman, who eventually melts in Pasadena. No matter your children's age, this is one cartoon that can never be outdated.

Indiana Jones

Those who are a little older can feast their eyes on the adventures of Indiana Jones, who travels around the world quite often in every film. These action-packed films can easily brighten children's moods and keep them entertained.

Following these car travel tips can make the road trip more enjoyable and memorable for the family.

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