Best Disney Plus Movies and TV for Families to Watch Together

Last updated: July 2, 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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TV

Baymax!

age 5+

Lovable robot helps folks stay healthy in delightful show.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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TV

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.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2022)
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TV

Sketchbook

age 5+

Captivating docuseries teaches art, heart, perseverance.

Network: Disney+ (2022)
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MOVIE

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.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2022)
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MOVIE

West Side Story (2021)

age 13+

Dazzling musical adaptation has violence, language.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2022)
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MOVIE

Encanto

age 6+

Vibrant visuals, catchy songs, moving messages.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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TV

Rise Up, Sing Out

age 3+

Fun musical shorts teach about diversity, communication.

Network: Disney Junior, Disney Channel (2022)
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TV

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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TV

The Beatles: Get Back

age 13+

Smoking, drinking, extraordinary art in Beatles docuseries.

Network: Disney+ (2021)
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MOVIE

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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TV

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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TV

The Wonder Years (2021)

age 10+

Gentle nostalgia, keen insight in race-flipped reboot.

Network: ABC (2021)
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TV

Doogie Kamealoha, M.D.

age 10+

Teen doc's adventures are poignant, funny in great reboot.

Network: Disney+ (2021)
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TV

Dug Days

age 5+

Follow-up animated shorts to the movie "Up" are delightful.

Network: Disney+ (2021)
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TV

Disney's Magic Bake-Off

age 6+

Disney-focused kids' baking contest has great role models.

Network: Disney Channel (2021)
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TV

What If...?

age 12+

Lots of comic book violence in thrilling, inclusive series.

Network: Disney+ (2021)
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TV

Turning the Tables with Robin Roberts

age 12+

Empowering female-focused talk show has some mature themes.

Network: Disney+ (2021)
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TV

Cesar Millan: Better Human, Better Dog

age 9+

Dog Whisperer does it again: This compelling show has heart.

Network: National Geographic Channel (2021)
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