Best Disney Plus Movies and TV for Families to Watch Together

Last updated: November 26, 2022

When a movie or TV show is a Common Sense Selection, you know you're in for a great family-viewing experience. Age-appropriate? Check! Entertaining? Definitely! Able to inspire excellent discussions with kids and families? You bet. All of these official Selections are available to watch now on Disney Plus, making it easier than ever for you to find your family's next favorite thing to watch together. See more best-of lists like this.

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Zootopia+

age 8+

Fun shorts revisit animal friends; some scares, adult jokes.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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Tales of the Jedi

age 10+

Gripping but intense animated shorts detail Jedi lore.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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Growing Up

age 13+

Sensitive docuseries relates teens' real-life challenges.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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Super/Natural

age 8+

Lively docuseries follows the behaviors of wild animals.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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Lightyear

age 6+

Buzz origin story is exceptionally animated and inclusive.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2022)
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Cars on the Road

age 6+

Zippy series has a few scares but mostly whole-family fun.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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TV

America the Beautiful

age 6+

Nature footage and storytelling like nothing seen before.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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Baymax!

age 5+

Lovable robot helps folks stay healthy in delightful show.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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Ms. Marvel

age 10+

Thrilling teen superhero show is vibrant and relatable.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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Sneakerella

age 8+

NYC Cinderella musical has diverse cast, positive messages.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2022)
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Turning Red

age 10+

Pixar coming-of-age tale explores puberty and parent issues.

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Sketchbook

age 5+

Captivating docuseries teaches art, heart, perseverance.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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Polar Bear

age 6+

Docu has majestic footage, positive lessons, natural perils.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2022)
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Better Nate Than Ever

age 10+

Book-based tween musical celebrates differences, diversity.

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West Side Story (2021)

age 13+

Dazzling musical adaptation has violence, language.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2022)
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Encanto

age 6+

Vibrant visuals, catchy songs, moving messages.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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Rise Up, Sing Out

age 3+

Fun musical shorts teach about diversity, communication.

Network: Disney Junior, Disney Channel (2022)
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The Book of Boba Fett

age 11+

Popular bounty hunter shows ethics in pulpy action series.

Network: Disney+ (2021)
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Ron's Gone Wrong

age 8+

Animated adventure explores friendship, tech use, bullying.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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The Rescue

age 11+

Inspiring, gripping doc full of real-life lessons; language.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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The Beatles: Get Back

age 13+

Smoking, drinking, extraordinary art in Beatles docuseries.

Network: Disney+ (2021)
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Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

age 11+

Funny, poignant, thrilling MCU adventure; action violence.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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TV

Just Beyond

age 9+

Psychological spookiness that's OK for most tweens.

Network: Disney+ (2021)
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TV

Among the Stars

age 8+

International space program shines in this docu-series.

Network: Disney+ (2021)
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The Ghost and Molly McGee

age 7+

Funny ghost-girl buddy story has mild ghoulish scares.

Network: Disney Channel, Disney+ (2021)
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