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List of the best 2012 family movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. The films on this list can be enjoyed by everyone in your family, including children and grandparents. If you're looking for movies without swearing or violence, then these are great picks for you. These are all the family movies that defined the year 2012, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

Examples of movies on this list: Brave, Wreck-It Ralph and many more. This isn't necessarily a list of all family movies from 2012, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Taylor Swift, Zac Efron, Betty White

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Lucy Liu, Lucy Hale, Raven-Symoné

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Vanessa Hudgens, Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine

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Tangled Ever After Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi, Mark Allan Stewart

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Antonio Banderas, Gilles Marini, Chris Miller

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Winona Ryder, Elle Fanning, Christopher Lee

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Tim Conway, G. Hannelius, Edward Herrmann

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Sarah Silverman, Jane Lynch, Mindy Kaling

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Emily Bett Rickards, Clint Black, Lisa Hartman Black

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Larry the Cable Guy, Kristen Wharton, Sydney Rouviere

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Emma Thompson, Craig Ferguson, Billy Connolly

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Selena Gomez, Adam Sandler, Snoop Dogg

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Julia Roberts, Lily Collins, Sean Bean

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Salma Hayek, David Tennant, Hugh Grant

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Olivia Holt, Katherine McNamara, Jennifer Aspen

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Jessica Chastain, Chris Rock, Ben Stiller

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Hugh Jackman, Alec Baldwin, Isla Fisher

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Billy Crystal, Marisa Tomei, Bette Midler

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Peyton List, Rachael Harris, Steve Zahn

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Indiana Evans, Tyler James Williams, Courtney B. Vance

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Yvonne Strahovski, Tim Curry, Rob Schneider

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The Ducks' Migration William Moody, Kathryn Danielle, Ryan Leach

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Cowgirls n' Angels Alicia Witt, James Cromwell, Jackson Rathbone

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Jennifer Lopez, Nicki Minaj, Drake

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Lea Michele, Kelsey Grammer, Patrick Stewart

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Always 3 chôme no yûhi '64 Maki Horikita, Koyuki, Tomokazu Miura

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Prakash Raj, Radhika Apte

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Ricky Gervais

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Camilla Dickinson Cary Elwes, Samantha Mathis, Gregg Sulkin

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Henry and Me Alex Rodriguez, Richard Gere, Cyndi Lauper

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Sean Connery, Alan Cumming, Ruby Wax

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Dancing Queen Uhm Jung-hwa, Hwang Jung-min, Han-wi Lee

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Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Charlotte Le Bon

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Kelly Sheridan, Peter Kelamis, Ashleigh Ball

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Look At Me Again

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Cobra Mammootty, Jagathy Sreekumar, Siddique

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Simon Abkarian, Ronit Elkabetz, Vernon Dobtcheff

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Aleksandra Nikolic, Zoran Maksimovic, Sanja Mikitišin

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Eddie Murphy, Jamie Foxx, Gabrielle Union