The Top 100 Family Movies of All Time

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1

The Princess Bride

1987    Rob Reiner    Rated PG

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Comedy

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Toy Story

1995    John Lasseter    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Comedy

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The Wizard of Oz

1939    Victor Fleming    Not Rated

Adventure    Based-on-Theatre    Family

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The Gold Rush

1925    Charles Chaplin    Not Rated

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Comedy

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My Neighbor Totoro

1988    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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The Lion King

1994    Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff    Rated G

Adventure    Animated Musical    Animation

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E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial

1982    Steven Spielberg    Rated PG

Adventure    Drama    Family

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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

1971    Mel Stuart    Rated G

Adventure    Coming-of-Age    Family

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The Goonies

1985    Richard Donner    Rated PG

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Comedy

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WALL·E

2008    Andrew Stanton    Rated PG

Adventure Comedy    Animation    Comedy

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Finding Nemo

2003    Andrew Stanton    Rated G

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Animation

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12

Castle in the Sky

1986    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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Spirited Away

2001    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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14

The Incredibles

2004    Brad Bird    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Family

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15

Toy Story 2

1999    John Lasseter    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Comedy

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16

Monsters, Inc.

2001    Pete Docter    Rated G

Animation    Comedy    Family

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17

Aladdin

1992    Ron Clements, John Musker    Rated G

Adventure    Animated Musical    Animation

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18

The Nightmare Before Christmas

1993    Henry Selick    Rated PG

Animated Musical    Animation    Family

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Up

2009    Pete Docter, Bob Peterson    Rated PG

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Animation

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Toy Story 3

2010    Lee Unkrich    Rated G

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Animation

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21

Superman

1978    Richard Donner    Rated PG

Action    Adventure    Based-on-Comics

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22

The Karate Kid

1984    John G. Avildsen    Rated PG

Action    Coming-of-Age    Drama

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23

Kiki's Delivery Service

1989    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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24

Fantasia

1940    James Algar    Rated G

Animated Musical    Animation    Family

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The Muppet Movie

1979    James Frawley    Rated G

Adventure    Based-on-Television    Comedy

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28

Ratatouille

2007    Brad Bird    Rated G

Animation    Comedy    Family

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29

The Iron Giant

1999    Brad Bird    Rated PG

Animation    Cyborg / Android / Robot    Family

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31

The Lego Movie

2014    Phil Lord, Christopher Miller    Rated PG

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Animation

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32

Mary Poppins

1964    Robert Stevenson    Rated G

Comedy    Family    Family-Oriented Comedy

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33

Fantastic Mr. Fox

2009    Wes Anderson    Rated PG

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Animation

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34

Shrek

2001    Andrew Adamson, Vicky Jenson    Rated PG

Animation    Comedy    Fairy Tales and Legends

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35

The Sound of Music

1965    Robert Wise    Rated G

Based-on-Theatre    Biopic    Drama

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36

The Sandlot

1993    David M. Evans    Rated PG

Americana    Comedy    Coming-of-Age

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37

Labyrinth

1986    Jim Henson    Rated PG

Adventure    Family-Oriented Adventure    Family-Oriented Fantasy

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39

Home Alone

1990    Chris Columbus    Rated PG

Comedy    Domestic Comedy    Family

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40

How to Train Your Dragon

2010    Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Family

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The Jungle Book

1967    Wolfgang Reitherman    Rated G

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Animation

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Robin Hood

1973    Wolfgang Reitherman    Rated G

Adventure    Animated Musical    Animation

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46

Wreck-It Ralph

2012    Rich Moore    Rated PG

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Animation

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47

The NeverEnding Story

1984    Wolfgang Petersen    Rated PG

Adventure    Family    Family-Oriented Adventure

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48

The Dark Crystal

1982    Jim Henson    Rated PG

Adventure    Family    Family-Oriented Adventure

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49

Pee-Wee's Big Adventure

1985    Tim Burton    Rated PG

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Comedy

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50

The Pink Panther

1963    Blake Edwards    Not Rated

Caper    Comedy    Crime

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51

Peter Pan

1953    Clyde Geronimi    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Family

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53

Lupin the Third: The Castle of Cagliostro

1979    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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54

Frozen

2013    Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee    Rated PG

Animated Musical    Animation    Comedy

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55

Miracle on 34th Street

1947    George Seaton    Rated G

Comedy    Family    Family-Oriented Comedy

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56

A Charlie Brown Christmas

1965    Bill Melendez    Rated G

Animation    Based-on-Comics    Comedy

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57

Hugo

2011    Martin Scorsese    Rated PG

Adventure    Family    Family-Oriented Adventure

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58

Hook

1991    Steven Spielberg    Rated PG

Family    Family-Oriented Fantasy    Fantasy

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The Music Man

1962    Morton DaCosta    Rated G

Americana    Based-on-Theatre    Comedy

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61

Lady and the Tramp

1955    Clyde Geronimi    Not Rated

Animated Musical    Animation    Family

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62

Bambi

1942    David Hand    Rated G

Animated Musical    Animation    Family

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63

Cinderella

1950    Clyde Geronimi    Rated G

Animated Musical    Animation    Fairy Tales and Legends

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64

How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

1966    Chuck Jones    Not Rated

Animation    Comedy    Family

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Sleeping Beauty

1959    Clyde Geronimi    Rated G

Animation    Fairy Tales and Legends    Family

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67

Coraline

2009    Henry Selick    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Family

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68

The Red Balloon

1956    Albert Lamorisse    Not Rated

Adventure    Family    Family-Oriented Adventure

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Jason and the Argonauts

1963    Don Chaffey    Rated G

Action    Adventure    Family

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71

The Secret of NIMH

1982    Don Bluth    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Family

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72

A Bug's Life

1998    John Lasseter    Rated G

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Animation

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73

The Sword in the Stone

1963    Wolfgang Reitherman    Rated G

Animation    Family    Coming-of-Age

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74

The Muppets

2011    James Bobin    Rated PG

Adventure    Based-on-Television    Comedy

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75

101 Dalmatians

1961    Clyde Geronimi    Not Rated

Adventure    Animation    Family

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76

The Great Muppet Caper

1981    Jim Henson    Not Rated

Adventure Comedy    Based-on-Television    Comedy

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77

Dumbo

1941    Ben Sharpsteen    Rated G

Adventure    Animated Musical    Animation

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78

Elf

2003    Jon Favreau    Rated PG

Comedy    Family    Family-Oriented Comedy

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Jumanji

1995    Joe Johnston    Rated PG

Adventure    Family    Family-Oriented Adventure

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81

Mulan

1998    Tony Bancroft, Barry Cook    Rated G

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Animated Musical

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82

Ponyo

2008    Hayao Miyazaki    Rated G

Adventure    Animation    Anime

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83

The Muppets Take Manhattan

1984    Frank Oz    Rated G

Based-on-Television    Comedy    Family

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84

Flight of the Navigator

1986    Randal Kleiser    Rated PG

Family    Science Fiction    Action

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85

The 7th Voyage of Sinbad

1958    Nathan Juran    Rated G

Action    Adventure    Family

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86

It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

1966    Bill Melendez    Not Rated

Animation    Based-on-Comics    Comedy

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87

Young Sherlock Holmes

1985    Barry Levinson    Rated PG13

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Detective Film

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88

Explorers

1985    Joe Dante    Rated PG

Science Fiction    Family    Family-Oriented Fantasy

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89

Kung Fu Panda

2008    John Stevenson    Rated PG

Animation    Comedy    Family

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90

The Great Mouse Detective

1986    Ron Clements    Not Rated

Animation    Family-Oriented Fantasy    Family

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91

The Emperor's New Groove

2000    Mark Dindal    Rated G

Animated Musical    Animation    Family

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92

Wallace & Gromit in A Close Shave

1995    Nick Park    Not Rated

Adventure    Animation    Buddy Film

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An American Tail

1986    Don Bluth    Rated G

Adventure    Animated Musical    Animation

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The Aristocats

1970    Wolfgang Reitherman    Not Rated

Animated Musical    Animation    Family-Oriented Fantasy

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97

Despicable Me

2010    Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud    Rated PG

Adventure    Animation    Comedy

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Monsters University

2013    Dan Scanlon    Rated PG

Animation    Comedy    Family

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