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The Best Movies For 12 Year Old Girls

Updated April 9, 2021 533 votes 93 voters 5.0k views42 items

List RulesVote up the best PG and G-Rated movies for twelve year old girls to watch.

What films can 12 year old girls watch? They are not quite teenagers but still pretty far removed from being little kids. The best films for 12 year old girls run the gamut of every genre from science fiction to musicals to fantasy. These age-appropriate movies are perfect for a sleepover party or a rainy day afternoon and help you decide which movies a 12 year old girl should watch.

The list of good movies for 12 year old girls promises to deliver adventure, laughter, and one of the most tragically beautiful love stories ever told. Find out what happens when a boy wishes he was big and when Marty McFly brings a DeLorean up to 88 MPH.

The top films for 12 year old girls need to entertain a tough audience that is between adulthood and childhood. It’s not easy growing up and the tween years may be the most difficult time in a young person’s life. Some of these movies offer a chance to escape, while others teach valuable life lessons.

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    The Princess Bride

    Billy Crystal, Robin Wright

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    The Princess Diaries

    Anne Hathaway, Mandy Moore

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    Back to the Future

    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd

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    Tangled

    Mandy Moore, Ron Perlman

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    The Parent Trap

    Lindsay Lohan, Dennis Quaid

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    Matilda

    Danny DeVito, Mara Wilson

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    Brave

    Emma Thompson, Craig Ferguson

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    Enchanted

    Amy Adams, Susan Sarandon

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    Soul Surfer

    Carrie Underwood, Helen Hunt

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    Bridge to Terabithia

    Zooey Deschanel, Josh Hutchersonm

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    Frozen

    Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel

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    Freaky Friday

    Lindsay Lohan, Jamie Lee Curtis

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    A League of Their Own

    Madonna, Tom Hanks

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    Aquamarine

    Emma Roberts, JoJo

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    My Girl

    Jamie Lee Curtis, Macaulay Culkin

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    West Side Story

    Natalie Wood, Rita Moreno

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    13 Going on 30

    Jennifer Garner, Ashley Benson

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    Adventures in Babysitting

    Elisabeth Shue, Vincent D'Onofrio

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    Akeelah and the Bee

    Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne

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    A Cinderella Story

    Hilary Duff, Jennifer Coolidge

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    Bend It like Beckham

    Keira Knightley, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

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    Cadet Kelly

    Hilary Duff, Sarah Gadon

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    Camp Rock

    Demi Lovato, Joe Jonas

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    Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen

    Lindsay Lohan, Megan Fox

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    Ella Enchanted

    Anne Hathaway, Heidi Klum

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