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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Out-of-this-world picks for tweens and teens.
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Plots and characters bound to spark your kids' imagination.
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Go globetrotting from the comfort of your living room.
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These imaginative picks will leave your kids starry eyed.
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From Buzz and Woody to Thelma and Louise.
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Poignant, powerful movies teach kids important life lessons.
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Check out this of movies starring the bendy blonde icon.
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Secret agents, intrigue, double crosses, and more.
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Earn a black belt in movie selection with these picks.
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Still hilarious, even decades after they were first released.
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Talking (and singing and wisecracking) critters for kids.
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Memorable movies about a teen rite of passage.
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Take a virtual trip to the Land of Erin with these films.
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Expand your kids' movie horizons with these picks.
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Sweeping sagas perfect for family movie nights.
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Try some of these great "tails."
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Great movies sure to score with your kids.
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Dark and cold outside? Warm up with a great movie.
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Fast-paced flicks sure to have you on the edge of your seat.
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Once-upon-a-time meets happily-ever-after.