Family Movie Picks at Target

Common Sense is excited to partner with Target to bring our age-appropriate movie picks to where you shop! Select Target stores across the United States are featuring our hand-picked family movie favorites in a special Common Sense Media section of their DVD departments. On the shelves you'll find movie picks for every age (but we still recommend reading our reviews to make sure the movies are right for your family!). Check out this map of stores to see if your local Target is on the list. And if you're looking for an even bigger list of family movies that we love, scroll through our Essential Movie Guide for more than 190 top picks.

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101 Dalmatians Movie Poster Image
Lovable cartoon classic with cute dogs and a mean villain.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1961)
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Frozen Movie Poster Image
Wintry Disney musical is fabulous celebration of sisterhood.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Shaun the Sheep Movie Movie Poster Image
Tons of barn-animal fun in sweet stop-motion adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast Movie Poster Image
Exciting fairy adventure has loss, some scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Babe Movie Poster Image
Heartwarming farm story is touching and a bit scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Inside Out Movie Poster Image
Beautiful, original story about handling big feelings.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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March of the Penguins Movie Poster Image
Stunning, loving documentary; some intense peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Paddington Movie Poster Image
Charming story about beloved bear has some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Shrek Movie Poster Image
Gross-out laughs meet a marvelous fairy tale mix.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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The Wizard of Oz Movie Poster Image
Even decades later, one of the best family films ever made.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1939)
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An American Girl: Grace Stirs Up Success Movie Poster Image
Tale of young baker jam-packed with positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Batkid Begins Movie Poster Image
Tremendously heartwarming, positive docu for all ages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Good Dinosaur Movie Poster Image
Young dino braves nature in lovely but intense adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Incredibles Movie Poster Image
Top-notch, action-packed fun for the entire family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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The Princess Bride Movie Poster Image
Witty, winsome fairy tale for the whole family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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The Sandlot Movie Poster Image
Lighthearted, nostalgic tween comedy; some language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Teen Beach 2 Movie Poster Image
Dynamic musical numbers, girl power sell super sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Movie Poster Image
Pure, sweet imagination for both kids and adults.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1971)
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The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Movie Poster Image
Beautifully animated Japanese folktale for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Zarafa Movie Poster Image
Enchanting African fable with some scares and sadness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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McFarland, USA Movie Poster Image
Poignant story about Latino runners a winner for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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School of Rock Movie Poster Image
Standout Jack Black in nerds-become-cool comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Movie Poster Image
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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The 33 Movie Poster Image
Gripping, intense true ordeal of trapped Chilean miners.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Ant-Man Movie Poster Image
Clever, funny, cool Marvel movie has lots of sci-fi action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Martian Movie Poster Image
Excellent space thriller mixes peril, charm, real science.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Mrs. Doubtfire Movie Poster Image
You'll laugh, you'll cry. Best divorce movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Bridge of Spies Movie Poster Image
Cold War thriller focuses on tension over action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Forrest Gump Movie Poster Image
Moving and wonderful, but parent preview a good idea.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
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The Imitation Game Movie Poster Image
Strong performances buoy teen-friendly historical drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Selma Movie Poster Image
Outstanding drama about MLK's fight for equal rights.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Brooklyn Movie Poster Image
Poignant immigration drama is romantic, thought-provoking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Paper Towns Movie Poster Image
Smart, edgy adaptation captures the humor of self-discovery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Theory of Everything Movie Poster Image
Hawking's brilliant mind comes to life in thoughtful drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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