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The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13

Updated September 28, 2020 43.6k votes 3.6k voters 191.7k views146 items

Here is a list of PG-13 family movies, ranked from best to worst. This list takes the best PG-13 family movies and compares them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG-13 Family movie of all time is. PG-13 is the perfect rating for a film that the whole family can enjoy. There is just enough humor and subversion to make things interesting, but not enough that would offend or traumatize younger or older viewers. If you have kids in your household, consider watching some of these movies together as a gateway to discuss some of the themes and situations the characters find themselves in. 

This list of popular PG-13 family movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. It contains classics that are truly some of the best family movies of all time, like The Princess Bride, The Addams Family, and Ladybugs as well as newer favorites like School of Rock. If your favorite PG-13 family movie isn't as high as you think it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other good PG-13 family films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG-13 family film film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best PG-13 family movies?" and "What are the most famous PG-13 family films?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

Use this list if you're looking for some new family movies that are rated PG-13. Between Netflix, Hulu and other online streaming services there are thousands of great family movies rated PG-13, so get out there and start watching.

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    Jurassic Park is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Jurassic Park

    Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum

    Released1993

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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    The Princess Bride is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    The Princess Bride

    Billy Crystal, Robin Wright

    Released1987

    Directed byRob Reiner

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    Men in Black is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Men in Black

    Will Smith, Sylvester Stallone

    Released1997

    Directed byBarry Sonnenfeld

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    Jumanji: The Next Level is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Jumanji: The Next Level

    Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black

    Released2019

    Directed byJake Kasdan

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    Instant Family is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Instant Family

    Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne

    Released2018

    Directed bySean Anders

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    Alita: Battle Angel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Alita: Battle Angel

    Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz

    Released2019

    Directed byRobert Rodriguez

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    Star Wars Episode III: Revenge is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

    Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor

    Released2005

    Directed byGeorge Lucas

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    Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Black Panther

    Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan

    Released2018

    Directed byRyan Coogler

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    Guardians of the Galaxy Franch is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    The Lord of the Rings: The Fel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Released2001

    Directed byPeter Jackson

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    Star Wars: The Force Awakens is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher

    Released2015

    Directed byJ.J. Abrams

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    Indiana Jones and the Raiders  is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Released1981

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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    Spider-Man: Far From Home is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Spider-Man: Far From Home

    Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released2019

    Directed byJon Watts

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    Spider-Man: Homecoming is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Spider-Man: Homecoming

    Tom Holland, Michael Keaton

    Released2017

    Directed byJon Watts

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    Avengers: Infinity War is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Avengers: Infinity War

    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth

    Released2018

    Directed byAnthony Russo, Joe Russo

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    Guardians of the Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Guardians of the Galaxy

    Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana

    Released2014

    Directed byJames Gunn

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    The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    The Avengers

    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans

    Released2012

    Directed byJoss Whedon

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    Mean Girls is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Mean Girls

    Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams

    Released2004

    Directed byMark Waters

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    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana

    Released2017

    Directed byJames Gunn

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    Mrs. Doubtfire is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Mrs. Doubtfire

    Robin Williams, Pierce Brosnan

    Released1993

    Directed byChris Columbus, Chuck Jones

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    Beauty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Beauty and the Beast

    Jane March, Candice Hillebrand

    Released2005

    Directed byDavid Lister

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    The Lord of the Rings: The Ret is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Released2003

    Directed byPeter Jackson

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    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

    Felicity Jones, Diego Luna

    Released2016

    Directed byGareth Edwards

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    Thor: Ragnarok is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Thor: Ragnarok

    Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston

    Released2017

    Directed byTaika Waititi

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    Ant-Man is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
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    Ant-Man

    Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas

    Released2015

    Directed byPeyton Reed

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