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The Best Disney Movies About Family 

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Updated March 6, 2020 877 votes 97 voters 3.1k views 19 items

List Rules Vote up the best Disney movies that focus on relatives.

This list is all about ranking Disney movies about family from best to worst by user votes. The best Disney movies about relatives come in many forms. Some films feature families working together while others deal with the loss of a loved one. A few of the best Disney movies that help with family relationships highlight unbreakable bonds.

What films will you find on this list of good Disney movies that deal with family? The Incredibles has to come to mind. Even with superpowers, the Parrs sometimes struggle with common family problems. Ultimately, the love they share is the best superpower of all. The Lion King is another good Disney movie about family.

Finding Nemo shows the lengths that one father will go to in order to protect his son. Other good family films include Mary Poppins, Frozen, and Hercules.

How will we ever determine which Disney movie about family deserves the top spot on this list? Help us decide by voting up your favorites and please add any good options we may have missed.

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The Incredibles is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter, Jason Lee

Released: 2004

Directed by: Brad Bird

The Incredibles is a 2004 American computer-animated superhero film directed by Brad Bird. A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into ...more

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Toy Story is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles

Released: 1995

Directed by: John Lasseter

Toy Story is a 1995 American computer-animated buddy-comedy adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by John Lasseter, Toy Story was the ...more

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Meet the Robinsons is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Tom Selleck, Angela Bassett, Adam West

Released: 2007

Directed by: Stephen J. Anderson

Meet the Robinsons is a 2007 American computer-animated comedy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures on March 30, 2007. The 47th animated feature in ...more

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Up is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Christopher Plummer, Ed Asner, Laraine Newman

Released: 2009

Directed by: Pete Docter

Up is a 2009 American 3D computer-animated adventure comedy-drama film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by Pete Docter, the film centers on an ...more

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The Lion King is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Whoopi Goldberg, Jeremy Irons, Matthew Broderick

Released: 1994

Directed by: Rob Minkoff, Roger Allers

The Lion King is a 1994 American animated musical epic film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 32nd animated feature in the Walt Disney ...more

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Mary Poppins is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, Elsa Lanchester

Released: 1964

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

Mary Poppins is a 1964 American musical fantasy film directed by Robert Stevenson and produced by Walt Disney, with songs written and composed by the Sherman Brothers. The screenplay is by Bill ...more

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Incredibles 2 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Incredibles 2 Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell

Released: 2018

Directed by: Brad Bird

Incredibles 2 is a 2018 American 3D computer-animated superhero film directed by Brad Bird. Mr. Incredible (Craig T. Nelson) is left to care for Jack-Jack while Elastigirl (Holly Hunter) is out ...more

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Lilo & Stitch is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Tia Carrere, Ving Rhames, Kevin Michael Richardson

Released: 2002

Directed by: Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders

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Bambi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Sterling Holloway, Sam Edwards, Cammie King

Released: 1942

Directed by: James Algar, Samuel Armstrong, Paul Satterfield, Bill Roberts, Norman Wright, + more

Bambi is a 1942 American animated drama film directed by David Hand, produced by Walt Disney and based on the book Bambi, A Life in the Woods by Austrian author Felix Salten. The film was ...more

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Finding Nemo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Ellen DeGeneres, Willem Dafoe, Eric Bana

Released: 2003

Directed by: Andrew Stanton, Lee Unkrich

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Moana is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House

Released: 2016

Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker

Moana is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy-adventure film directed by Ron Clements and John Musker. With the help of a demigod (Dwayne Johnson), Moana (Auli'i Cravalho), the ...more

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Peter Pan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
June Foray, Bobby Driscoll, Heather Angel

Released: 1953

Directed by: Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi, Jack Kinney

Peter Pan is a 1953 American animated fantasy-adventure film produced by Walt Disney and based on the play Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up by J. M. Barrie. It is the 14th film in the ...more

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Inside Out is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Amy Poehler, Diane Lane, Mindy Kaling

Released: 2015

Directed by: Pete Docter

Inside Out is a 2015 American 3D computer-animated comedy-drama film directed by Pete Docter. In the mind of a young girl, five personified emotions - Joy (Amy Poehler), Sadness (Phyllis Smith), ...more

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Cinderella is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
June Foray, Mike Douglas, Verna Felton

Released: 1950

Directed by: Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi

Cinderella is a 1950 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney and released by RKO Radio Pictures. Based on the fairy tale "Cendrillon" by Charles Perrault, it is ...more

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Dumbo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Sterling Holloway, Cliff Edwards, Verna Felton

Released: 1941

Directed by: Wilfred Jackson, Samuel Armstrong, Bill Roberts, Ben Sharpsteen, Norm Ferguson, + more

Dumbo is an American animated film produced by Walt Disney Productions and premiered on October 23, 1941, by RKO Radio Pictures. Sound was recorded conventionally using the RCA System. One voice ...more

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Frozen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Alan Tudyk

Released: 2013

Directed by: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee

Frozen is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy–comedy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 53rd animated feature in the ...more

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Frozen 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad

Released: 2019

Directed by: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee

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Onward is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Released: 2020

Directed by: Dan Scanlon

Onward is a 2020 American 3D computer-animated film directed by Dan Scanlon. In a suburban fantasy world without humans and populated with elves, trolls, and sprites, where unicorns are as ...more

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Hercules is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Disney Movies About Family
Danny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston

Released: 1997

Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker

Hercules is a 1997 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 35th animated feature in the Walt Disney Animated ...more

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