Hockey is an interesting sport promoting team work, inventive thinking, and provides tons of exercise. If you have a child in your life that eats, sleeps, and breathes hockey, then these amazing child-friendly hockey themed movies may be just what you have been looking for to put a smile on the face of the special guy or gal in your life.
Mighty Ducks – 1992
Gordan Bombay is a successful lawyer who dreams of his childhood days of playing little league hockey. Hilarious forced unite Gordan with a little league hockey team on a massive losing streak. Will the coach be able to win the kids over and save the team?
MVP: Most Valuable Primate – 2000
Jack is a three-year-old chimpanzee who has been forced to suffer through a lifetime of scientific experiments and testing. When he is accidentally shipped to Canada, Jack quickly makes friends with a young girl named Tara. Once he stumbles onto the ice during Tara’s older brother’s hockey game, it is discovered that this chimp has a talent for the game.
Hockey Night – 1984
Kathy is a young goalie wishing to join a local hockey league. Unfortunately, there isn’t a league for girls in town. After trying out for and quickly being accepted onto a boys’ team, Kathy has a hard time making friends and fitting in – aside from a star player who sees through her being a girl and only noted her immense courage and talent.
Miracle – 2004
Based on a the true story of American Herb Brooks’ amazing achievements as a coach, this film depicts how this talented man helped to coach an underachieving group of Soviet college students into an Olympic dream.
Mystery, Alaska – 1999
Mystery is a small town full of hockey fanatics. When the local team is unexpectedly offered to play against the New York Rangers, the townspeople must put aside their differences and prepare to host what is sure to be a widely televised and historical event in the history of the sport.
H-E Double Hockey Sticks – 1999
Based on the opera by Lucas Foss, the devil sends a demon down to challenge and steal the soul of a successful young hockey player who is working to become the youngest athlete to win the Stanley Cup.
The Hockey Champ – 1939
This classic cartoon features none other than Donald Duck, who is currently attempting to teach his nephews the moves and hard work that helped him to succeed at the sport and win an incredible trophy. Little does Donald know that the boys have a few tricks up their sleeves.
What are you waiting for? Hop on Amazon and stock up on these wonderful child-friendly hockey classics while you still can. It’s sure to brighten the day of your little athlete.