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.
Bob the Builder:  The Big Dino Dig Movie Poster Image
Dinosaur picks for the littlest microraptor up to the biggest T. rex!
Labyrinth Movie Poster Image
Offbeat classics from the weird, wacky, and totally quotable.
The Gruffalo Movie Poster Image
Great family films that skip the worst of the scary stuff.
Rudolph's Shiny New Year Movie Poster Image
Ring in the new year with these holiday movie favorites.
Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy Movie Poster Image
Royal picks for kids who love happily ever after.
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh Movie Poster Image
Our absolute favorite films from the Mouse House.
Paw Patrol: Ready, Race, Rescue! Movie Poster Image
From small screen to big, these picks do it right.
Kiki's Delivery Service Movie Poster Image
From Miyazaki to the Animatrix, our favorite anime picks.
Anne of Green Gables Movie Poster Image
Try one of these five-star films for your next family movie night.
Archie's Weird Mysteries: Archie and the Riverdale Vampires Movie Poster Image
When can kids take their first bite of this media trend?
Yellow Submarine Movie Poster Image
Try these quirky picks for a change of pace.
Ernest & Celestine Movie Poster Image
Quirky, offbeat, charming picks for teens (and adults!).
Terra Willy Movie Poster Image
From heartwarming to scary, we've got e.t.s for everyone!
12 Angry Men Movie Poster Image
Teens who like good movies won't "object" to this list.
Star Wars: Episode VI: The Return of the Jedi Movie Poster Image
Epic action for teens and parents to watch together.
Charlotte's Web (2006) Movie Poster Image
Break out the tissues for these weepy faves.
An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for the Stars Movie Poster Image
From soccer to skating, these athletic faves always score.
For Your Consideration Movie Poster Image
The perfect mix of satire, dry wit, and character humor.
Star Trek: Enterprise TV Poster Image
Set your phasers to "entertain," and enjoy!
Cars Movie Poster Image
Need-for-speed flicks for kids of all ages.