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The Best G-Rated Family Movies

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List of G-Rated family movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best G-Rated family movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest G-Rated Family movie of all time is. If you think the top family movie with a G rating isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great G-Rated Family films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific family film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

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  • 26
    Babe is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Babe

    Hugo Weaving, James Cromwell

    Released1995

    Directed byChris Noonan

    Babe is a 1995 comedy-drama film, co-written and directed by Chris Noonan. It is an adaptation... more on Wikipedia
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    Barbie as the Princess and the is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Barbie as the Princess and the Pauper

    Martin Short, Kathleen Barr

    Released2004

    Directed byWilliam Lau

    Barbie as the Princess and the Pauper is a 2004 direct-to-video computer animated Barbie film,... more on Wikipedia

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    Barbie of Swan Lake is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Barbie of Swan Lake

    Kelsey Grammer, Maggie Wheeler

    Released2003

    Directed byOwen Hurley

    Barbie of Swan Lake is a 2003 direct-to-DVD Barbie movie directed by Owen Hurley. It is the... more on Wikipedia
  • 29
    All I Want for Christmas is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    All I Want for Christmas

    Lauren Bacall, Leslie Nielsen

    Released1991

    Directed byRon Lieberman

    All I Want for Christmas is a 1991 American romantic comedy film directed by Robert Lieberman... more on Wikipedia

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  • 30
    The Lion King is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    The Lion King

    Whoopi Goldberg, Jeremy Irons

    Released1994

    Directed byRob Minkoff, Roger Allers

    The Lion King is a 1994 American animated musical epic film produced by Walt Disney Feature... more on Wikipedia

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  • 31
    The Pagemaster is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    The Pagemaster

    Macaulay Culkin, Whoopi Goldberg

    Released1994

    Directed byJoe Johnston, Pixote Hunt

    The Pagemaster is a 1994 American live-action/animated fantasy adventure film starring... more on Wikipedia

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  • 32
    Kiki's Delivery Service is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Kiki's Delivery Service

    Kikuko Inoue, Kappei Yamaguchi

    Released1989

    Directed byHayao Miyazaki

    Kiki's Delivery Service is a 1989 Japanese animated fantasy film produced by Studio Ghibli. It... more on Wikipedia

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  • 33
    The Prince of Egypt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    The Prince of Egypt

    Sandra Bullock, Michelle Pfeiffer

    Released1998

    Directed byBrenda Chapman, Simon Wells, Steve Hickner

    The Prince of Egypt is a 1998 American animated epic musical biblical film and the first... more on Wikipedia
  • 34
    Sleeping Beauty is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Sleeping Beauty

    Marvin Miller, Mary Costa

    Released1959

    Directed byClyde Geronimi

    Sleeping Beauty is a 1959 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney based... more on Wikipedia
  • 35
    Barbie in the Nutcracker is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Barbie in the Nutcracker

    Tim Curry, Kathleen Barr

    Released2001

    Directed byOwen Hurley

    Barbie in the Nutcracker is a 2001 computer animated and motion capture-based direct-to-video... more on Wikipedia

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  • 36
    Freaky Friday is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Freaky Friday

    Jodie Foster, Dick Van Patten

    Released1976

    Directed byGary Nelson

    Freaky Friday is a 1976 American fantasy comedy film directed by Gary Nelson and starring... more on Wikipedia

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    WALL-E is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    WALL-E

    Sigourney Weaver, Laraine Newman

    Released2008

    Directed byAndrew Stanton

    WALL-E is a 2008 American computer-animated science-fiction comedy film produced by Pixar... more on Wikipedia

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  • 38
    The Shaggy D.A. is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    The Shaggy D.A.

    Suzanne Pleshette, Dick Van Patten

    Released1976

    Directed byRobert Stevenson

    The Shaggy D.A. is a 1976 film sequel to 1959's The Shaggy Dog produced by Walt Disney... more on Wikipedia

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  • 39
    Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princ is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses

    Catherine O'Hara, Kathleen Barr

    Released2006

    Directed byGreg Richardson, Terry Klassen

    Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses is a direct-to-video computer animated Barbie film... more on Wikipedia
  • 40
    Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs

    Queen Latifah, Kristen Wiig

    Released2009

    Directed byCarlos Saldanha, Mike Thurmeier

    Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is a 2009 American 3-D computer animated comedy adventure film,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 41
    Journey to the Center of the E is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Journey to the Center of the Earth

    Pat Boone, Bernard Herrmann

    Released1959

    Directed byHenry Levin

    Journey to the Center of the Earth is a 1959 adventure film adapted by Charles Brackett from... more on Wikipedia

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  • 42
    The Aristocats is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    The Aristocats

    Eva Gabor, Ruth Buzzi

    Released1970

    Directed byWolfgang Reitherman

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  • 43
    Fun and Fancy Free is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Fun and Fancy Free

    Walt Disney, Dinah Shore

    Released1947

    Directed byBill Roberts, Hamilton Luske, William Morgan, Jack Kinney

    Fun and Fancy Free is a 1947 animated feature produced by Walt Disney and released by RKO... more on Wikipedia

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    A Little Princess is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    A Little Princess

    Camilla Belle, Liam Cunningham

    Released1995

    Directed byAlfonso Cuarón

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    A Goofy Movie is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    A Goofy Movie

    Pauly Shore, Joey Lawrence

    Released1995

    Directed byKevin Lima

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  • 46
    Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Aladdin

    Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried

    Released1992

    Directed byRon Clements, John Musker

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    Hachi: A Dog's Tale is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Hachi: A Dog's Tale

    Richard Gere, Jason Alexander

    Released2009

    Directed byLasse Hallström

    Hachi: A Dog's Tale is a 2009 drama film. Based on the true story of a faithful Akita Inu, the... more on Wikipedia

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    Return from Witch Mountain is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Return from Witch Mountain

    Christopher Lee, Bette Davis

    Released1978

    Directed byJohn Hough

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    The Fox and the Hound is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    The Fox and the Hound

    Kurt Russell, Mickey Rooney

    Released1981

    Directed byRichard Rich, Art Stevens, Ted Berman

    he Fox and the Hound is a 1981 American animated drama film based on the Daniel P. Mannix... more on Wikipedia
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    Aladdin and the King of Thieve is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best G-Rated Family Movies
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    Aladdin and the King of Thieves

    Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried

    Released1996

    Directed byTad Stones

    This film is a 1996 animated film that is the second direct-to-video sequel to the Disney... more on Wikipedia
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