The Best Family Movies of 2013 Films

The Best Family Movies of 2013

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List Criteria: Only family-friendly films released in 2013

List of the best family movies of 2013, as ranked by film critics and movie enthusiasts. Going to the movies a great way for the entire family to get together and simultaneously enjoy something wonderful. However,choosing a movie that every member of the family can watch is much more difficult. While the younger kids need to see a movie that is age appropriate,without bad language or sex, the older members of the family don’t want to seea film that is only fun for babies. Finding the right family friendly movie is a balancing act because the film should be fun for both kids and adults.

 

This list is the answer to the question, “What are the top family friendly movies of 2013?” If you’re in the mood for an animated feature, Despicable Me 2, The Croods, and Frozen are all full of entertainment for every age. For familiar characters, superhero movies like Man of Steel and Thor are always fun. Other films like The Book Thief and Saving Mr. Banks are heartwarming entertainment for any type of movie lover.

 

The films on this list are each appropriate for any sort of family, from those who love familiar characters in sequels or who enjoy watching a completely new, enthralling story. To vote on more films, check out Ranker's list of the best movies of 2013.

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    Frozen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Frozen Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Alan Tudyk

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    Despicable Me 2 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Despicable Me 2 Russell Brand, Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig

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    Monsters University is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Monsters University Helen Mirren, Kelsey Grammer, Billy Crystal

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    The Croods is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    The Croods Emma Stone, Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds

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    Oz the Great and Powerful is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Oz the Great and Powerful Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, James Franco

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    Saving Mr. Banks is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Saving Mr. Banks Tom Hanks, Colin Farrell, Emma Thompson

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    Turbo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Turbo Snoop Dogg, Samuel L. Jackson, Ryan Reynolds

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    Epic is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Epic Beyoncé Knowles, Amanda Seyfried, Steven Tyler

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    The Hobbit: The Desolation of ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Cate Blanchett, Evangeline Lilly, Ian McKellen

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    Cloudy with a Chance of Meatba... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Anna Faris, Neil Patrick Harris, James Caan

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    Thor: The Dark World is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Natalie Portman, Kat Dennings, Chris Hemsworth

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    The Hunger Games: Catching Fir... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks, Woody Harrelson

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    The Smurfs 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    The Smurfs 2 Katy Perry, Lil Wayne, Christina Ricci

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    Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013

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    Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters Alexandra Daddario, Logan Lerman, Jake Abel

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    Planes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Planes Teri Hatcher, Val Kilmer, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

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    Ender's Game is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Harrison Ford, Ben Kingsley, Viola Davis

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    The Secret Life of Walter Mitt... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Sean Penn, Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig

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    Man of Steel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Amy Adams, Russell Crowe, Kevin Costner

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    Free Birds is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Amy Poehler, Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson

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    The Book Thief is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Heike Makatsch

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    Beautiful Creatures is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Beautiful Creatures Emmy Rossum, Emma Thompson, Jeremy Irons

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    Escape from Planet Earth is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Escape from Planet Earth Jessica Alba, Sofía Vergara, Sarah Jessica Parker

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    Grace Unplugged is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Grace Unplugged AJ Michalka, Kevin Pollak, James Denton

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    Walking with Dinosaurs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Walking with Dinosaurs Karl Urban, Justin Long, John Leguizamo

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    The Lost Medallion: The Advent... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Mark Dacascos, Sammi Hanratty, James Hong

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    My Little Pony: Equestria Girl... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Family Movies of 2013


    Tara Strong, Tabitha St. Germain, Kathleen Barr

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