Travel Movies

Ready for a vacation but don't want the expense or hassle of getting away? Take a virtual family vacation with one of our favorite travel movies -- from Rome to Tokyo, these flicks are ready for some serious globetrotting.

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Colorful cartoon teaches the importance of la familia.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
 
Disney pals’ journey has good messages for tots.
On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
 
Nature docu explores fascinating world & history of lemurs.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
 
Original, funny adventure has mild danger, comic pratfalls.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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Cars sequel revs up action and mixes in spy thrills.
On DVD/Streaming
(2011)
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Perfect family movie is fun from beginning to end.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
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Slight, slapstick-heavy comedy will amuse kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2007)
 
Amusing Muppets sequel ups the gags, as well as the action.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
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Pixar's stunning adventure is an upper for everyone.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
 
Just as charming and curious as it was in 1985.
On DVD/Streaming
(2000)
 
Top gun of slapstick early-aviation comedies.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
 
Incredible docu captures human details of remote existence.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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A delightful classic that's perfect for family film night.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
 
Cuban musicians tell their life stories.
On DVD/Streaming
(1999)
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Poignant story blends gorgeous footage with mild peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(2011)
 
Indy's first adventure is a rip-roaring action masterpiece.
On DVD/Streaming
(2003)
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Glorious romance most likely to appeal to older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2001)
 
Charming family film makes you think; expect some shooting.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
 
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
 
Sensitive portrayal of four girls' friendships.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
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Great movie, but not appropriate for all kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
 
Surprising, mystical film about lonely woman on a mission.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
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Enthralling epic about 1900s Africa tackles mature subjects.
On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
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Jaunty romcom mines adult themes of marriage and career.
On DVD/Streaming
(2011)
 
A mismatched duo's homeward bound escapades.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
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Woman's powerful journey will leave you awestruck.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
 
Not much for teens in this book adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
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Two strangers quickly fall in love, discuss big ideas.
On DVD/Streaming
(1999)
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Devastating, moving dramedy about death and forgiveness.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
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Offbeat buddy comedy has language, drinking, some drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
 
Excellent but mature film about finding a connection.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
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Emotional tale of self-discovery explores grief, addiction.
On DVD/Streaming
(2015)
 
Subtly political biopic won't interest most teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(2005)

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