Best Tween Movies

Looking for a five-star film for your next family movie night with your tween? Check out some of our top-rated favorites, from inspiring sports dramas such as Hoosiers and a fast-paced Harry Potter fantasy to Indiana Jones action and classic comedies such as Some Like It Hot. No matter what kinds of movies your tween likes, you're sure to find something great here. For even more movie-night inspiration, check out our Essential Movie Guide.

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Faithful, sensitive take on classic novel is great for kids.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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Classic comedy film with lots of mayhem, slapstick humor.
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(Release Year: 1933)
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Spielberg's family classic is still one of the best.
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(Release Year: 1982)
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First Potter movie is a magical ride but also intense.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Top-notch, action-packed fun for the entire family.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Classic, heartwarming fantasy will rivet kids.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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Great family movie; even better for horse lovers.
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(Release Year: 1944)
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Tim Burton magic with just a touch of scariness.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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Imaginative story told entirely through vivid visuals.
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(Release Year: 1957)
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Witty Claymation shorts with whole-family appeal.
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(Release Year: 1990)
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Beatles classic with great animation, music.
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(Release Year: 1968)
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Errol Flynn stars in swashbuckling family delight.
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(Release Year: 1938)
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Breathtakingly beautiful, magical classic is a must-see.
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(Release Year: 1979)
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Classic screwball comedy with loads of tame laughs.
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(Release Year: 1938)
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Wonderful antidote to cutesy holiday tales; some swearing.
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(Release Year: 1983)
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Suspenseful, thoughtful alien-encounter classic.
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(Release Year: 1977)
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Thrilling, touching adventure for animal lovers.
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(Release Year: 1998)
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Beatles classic is Fab-ulous, but expect lots of smoking.
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(Release Year: 1964)
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Spectacular book adaptation is great for tweens and up.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Enchanting dance documentary hits all the right beats.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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Tearjerker is one of the best early Disney dramas.
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(Release Year: 1957)
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Witty, winsome fairy tale for the whole family.
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(Release Year: 1987)
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Sweet tale about growing up is terrific fun for families.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Pure, sweet imagination for both kids and adults.
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(Release Year: 1971)
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Stirring tale of heroic sportsmanship will inspire families.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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This classic delivers warmth all year long.
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(Release Year: 1946)
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Delightful classic is perfect for family movie night.
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(Release Year: 1953)
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Families should see this m-a-r-v-e-l-o-u-s film.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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Magnificent movie with scary creatures and a strong heroine.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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'80s time-travel favorite has laughs, romance, action.
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(Release Year: 1985)
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Brief violence and lots of tension in top-notch classic.
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(Release Year: 1942)
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Excellent subtitled Iranian coming-of-age story.
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(Release Year: 1999)
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Epic musical story of Jews facing religious persecution.
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(Release Year: 1971)
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Classic monster movie still electrifies.
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(Release Year: 1931)
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Still one of Hollywood's best sweeping epics.
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(Release Year: 1939)
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A beautiful, rare family film that everyone can enjoy.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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Inspiring tale for older tweens and up.
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(Release Year: 1999)
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Brooks' corniness still yields plenty of belly laughs.
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(Release Year: 1974)
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'90s comedy offers witty, sarcastic take on redemption.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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Indy's first adventure is a rip-roaring action masterpiece.
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(Release Year: 1981)
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Inspiring sports film about a real-life underdog.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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A lush and witty adaptation of Jane Austen's novel.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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One of the wildest romantic farces ever.
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(Release Year: 1959)
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Musical masterpiece tackles race, with some violence.
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(Release Year: 1961)
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Thrilling, heartwarming, scary, and superb.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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Classic should be required for any movie lover.
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(Release Year: 1941)
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Magical, award-winning martial-arts fairy tale.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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Despite language, iffy behavior, this is a comedy classic.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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Brilliant biopic engages, educates, and inspires.
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(Release Year: 1982)
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Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Masterpiece with crucial lessons about prejudice.
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(Release Year: 1962)
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