Best movies: Our Recommendations for Families

Need some fresh ideas for your next family movie night? Our editors help you choose the best movies for kids -- movies the whole family will love. Our movie lists offer top picks for Disney films, animated features, and many other kids' movie categories. All of our picks are entertaining and rated to help you decide whether they're age-appropriate for your family.
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Gotta catch 'em all!
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas! Movie Poster Image
Celebrate Christmas with a festive family-friendly film.
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Help kids learn the value of being aware of and thankful for the good things in their lives -- and expressing that appreciation.
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These stirring sports movies deserve a spot on the podium.
Dancing in the Light: The Janet Collins Story Movie Poster Image
Tackle adversity and triumph with these memorable characters.
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Characters face and overcome challenges in these inspiring stories.
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Kids can relate to characters facing all sorts of challenges.
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These stories highlight characters who live with depression, anxiety, and more.
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Set your DVRs for the ultimate movie marathon.
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Catch these Common Sense Seal honorees on DVD or streaming.
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Make older kids an offer they can't refuse with these teen-centered films.
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Some of our favorite movies that celebrate female characters and relationships.
VeggieTales: Dave and the Giant Pickle Movie Poster Image
These family-friendly stories inspire while they entertain.
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Trophy-worthy picks for you and your kids.
It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown Movie Poster Image
Help kids learn the value of sticking with something, no matter what challenges they face.
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Help kids learn the value of taking on challenges despite risks -- and speaking up for what's right no matter what.
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Help kids learn the value of working respectfully and effectively with a group -- and doing their share.
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Help kids learn the value of paying attention to (and managing) their thoughts, feelings, and impulses.