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List of PG-13 family movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG-13 family movies and pits 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 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.

Steven Spielberg and Roman Polanski have both directed a Family PG-13 film, as have other really creative and talented directors.

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Mrs. Doubtfire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Robin Williams, Pierce Brosnan, Sally Field Mrs. Doubtfire is a 1993 American comedy film, starring Robin Williams and Sally Field and based on the novel Alias Madame Doubtfire by Anne Fine. It was directed by Chris Columbus and ...more

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Jurassic Park is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Heyo_Stealer added Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough Jurassic Park is a 1993 American science fiction adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg. It is the first installment of the Jurassic Park franchise. It is based on the 1990 novel of the ...more

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School of Rock is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Sarah Silverman, Jack Black, Miranda Cosgrove School of Rock is a 2003 American comedy film directed by Richard Linklater, written by Mike White, and starring Jack Black. The main plot follows struggling rock singer and guitarist, Dewey ...more

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Guardians of the Galaxy Franch... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Guardians of the Galaxy (retroactively referred to as Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1) is a 2014 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, produced by ...more

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Spider-Man: Homecoming is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Zendaya Spider-Man: Homecoming is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Jon Watts, based on the Marvel Comics character. Peter Parker (Tom Holland) balances his life as an ordinary high school ...more

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The Princess Bride is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Billy Crystal, Robin Wright, André the Giant The Princess Bride is a 1987 American romantic comedy fantasy adventure film directed and co-produced by Rob Reiner. It was adapted by William Goldman from his 1973 novel of the same name. The ...more

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Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o Black Panther is a 2018 American superhero film, based on the Marvel Comics character, directed by Ryan Coogler. After the events of Captain America: Civil War, King T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman) ...more

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Men in Black is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Heyo_Stealer added Will Smith, Sylvester Stallone, Steven Spielberg Men in Black is a 1997 American science fiction action comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, produced by Walter F. Parkes and Laurie MacDonald and starring Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith. ...more

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is a 2017 American superhero film directed by James Gunn, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family ...more

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Thor: Ragnarok is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
oliverg2028 added Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett Thor: Ragnarok is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Taika Waititi. Four years after the events of Thor: The Dark World, Thor (Chris Hemsworth) must win a gladiatorial duel against an ...more

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The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo Marvel's The Avengers is a 2012 American superhero film directed by Joss Whedon, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a ...more

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The Addams Family is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Christina Ricci, Christopher Lloyd, Anjelica Huston The Addams Family is a 1991 American fantasy comedy film based on the characters from the cartoon of the same name created by cartoonist Charles Addams. The movie was originally developed at ...more

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Ant-Man is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly Ant-Man is a 2015 American superhero film directed by Peyton Reed, based on the Marvel Comics character. Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in ...more

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Iron Man Franchise is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Iron Man is a 2008 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Paramount Pictures.It is the first film in the ...more

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The Avengers: Age of Ultron is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo Avengers: Age of Ultron is a 2015 American superhero film directed by Joss Whedon, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. When Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) and Bruce Banner (Mark Ruffalo) ...more

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Marvel Cinematic Universe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Clark Gregg, Robert Downey Jr., Mike Colter The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is an media franchise and shared universe centered on a series of superhero films produced by Marvel Studios and based on characters that appear in Marvel ...more

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Captain America Franchise is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Captain America: The First Avenger is a 2011 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Captain America, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Paramount Pictures.It is ...more

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National Lampoon's Christmas V... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Chevy Chase, Juliette Lewis National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation is a 1989 Christmas comedy film directed by Jeremiah S. Chechik. It is the third installment in National Lampoon's Vacation film series, and was written by ...more

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Captain America: The Winter So... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Scarlett Johansson, Cobie Smulders, Samuel L. Jackson Captain America: The Winter Soldier is a 2014 American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Captain America, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios ...more

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Avengers: Infinity War is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo Avengers: Infinity War is a 2018 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo. Torn apart after the events of Captain America: Civil War, the Avengers join forces with the Guardians ...more

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Addams Family Values is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Christina Ricci, Christopher Lloyd, Anjelica Huston Addams Family Values is a 1993 American dark comedy film, which is the sequel to the 1991 American film The Addams Family. It was written by Paul Rudnick and directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, and ...more

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Ant-Man and the Wasp is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Bobby Cannavale Ant-Man and the Wasp is a 2018 American superhero film directed by Peyton Reed. As Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) balances being both a superhero and a father, Hope van Dyne (Evangeline Lilly) and Dr. ...more

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Guardians of the Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista Guardians of the Galaxy is a 2014 American superhero film directed by James Gunn, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) forms a group of intergalactic criminals ...more

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Beauty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Jane March, Candice Hillebrand, Justin Whalin Beauty and the Beast is a 2005 film which is based on the folktale "Beauty and the Beast" and is set during the time of the Vikings.

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Doctor Strange is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams Doctor Strange is a 2016 American superhero film directed by Scott Derrickson, based on the Marvel Comics character. After a career-ending car accident, brilliant but arrogant neurosurgeon ...more

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Dr. Dolittle is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Eddie Murphy, Ellen DeGeneres, Chris Rock Dr. Dolittle is a 1998 American family comedy film starring Eddie Murphy as a doctor who discovers that he has the ability to talk to animals. The film was inspired by the series of children's ...more

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Captain America: The First Ave... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones Captain America: The First Avenger is a 2011 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Captain America, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It is ...more

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Mean Girls is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Heyo_Stealer added Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Amanda Seyfried Mean Girls is a 2004 American teen comedy film. Mark Waters directed, and Tina Fey wrote the screenplay, which is based in part on Rosalind Wiseman's non-fiction book Queen Bees and Wannabes, ...more

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Avengers Franchise is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
oliverg2028 added Marvel's The Avengers(classified under the name Marvel Avengers Assemble in the United Kingdom and Ireland), or simply The Avengers, is a 2012 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics ...more

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Adventures in Babysitting is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Elisabeth Shue, Vincent D'Onofrio, Penelope Ann Miller Adventures in Babysitting is a 1987 American comedy film written by David Simkins, directed by Chris Columbus, and starring Elisabeth Shue, Maia Brewton, Keith Coogan, Anthony Rapp, Penelope Ann ...more

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Iron Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Ben Kingsley Iron Man 3 is a 2013 superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Iron Man, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the sequel to 2008's ...more

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Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard, Jeff Bridges Iron Man is a 2008 American superhero film directed by Jon Favreau, based on the Marvel Comics character. After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark (Robert ...more

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Captain America: Civil War is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson Captain America: Civil War is a 2016 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, based on the Marvel Comics character. Political interference in the Avengers' activities causes a ...more

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The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
oliverg2028 added Uma Thurman, Sean Connery, Ralph Fiennes The Avengers is a 1998 American action spy film adaptation of the British television series of the same name from the 1960s. The film was directed by Jeremiah Chechik. It stars Ralph Fiennes and ...more

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The Amazing Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans The Amazing Spider-Man is a 2012 American superhero film directed by Marc Webb, based on the Marvel Comics character. After Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield) is bitten by a genetically altered ...more

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Iron Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle Iron Man 2 is a 2010 American superhero film directed by Jon Favreau, based on the Marvel Comics character. With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) ...more

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Spider-Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco Spider-Man 2 is a 2004 American superhero film directed by Sam Raimi, based on the Marvel Comics character. While struggling to manage both his personal life and his duties as Spider-Man, Peter ...more

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Thor is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
oliverg2028 added Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston Thor is a 2011 American superhero film directed by Kenneth Branagh, based on the Marvel Comics character. The powerful, but arrogant god Thor (Chris Hemsworth), is cast out of Asgard to live ...more

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Captain Marvel is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
oliverg2028 added Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn Captain Marvel is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, based on the Marvel Comics character. In the 1990s, Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) turns into one of the ...more

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X-Men: First Class is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
oliverg2028 added Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender X-Men: First Class is a 2011 American superhero film, based on the X-Men characters appearing in Marvel Comics. It is the fifth installment in the X-Men film series. It serves as a prequel to ...more

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Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Tobey Maguire, Willem Dafoe, Kirsten Dunst Spider-Man is a 2002 American superhero film directed by Sam Raimi, based on the Marvel Comics character. When bitten by a genetically modified spider, Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire), a nerdy, ...more

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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom ... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Cate Blanchett, Harrison Ford, Shia LaBeouf Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull is a 2008 American science fiction adventure film. It is the fourth film in the Indiana Jones series created by George Lucas and directed by ...more

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Avengers: Infinity War – Part ... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
oliverg2028 added Robert Downey Jr, Josh Brolin, Mark Ruffalo The untitled Avengers film, colloquially referred to as Avengers 4, is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team.

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Spider-Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco Spider-Man 3 is a 2007 American superhero film directed by Sam Raimi, based on the Marvel Comics character. A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) and ...more

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Major Payne is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Damon Wayans, Karyn Parsons, Bam Bam Bigelow Major Payne is a 1995 comedy film, starring Damon Wayans. The film is a loose remake of the 1955 film The Private War of Major Benson, starring Charlton Heston.

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Thor Franchise is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
oliverg2028 added Thor is a 2011 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It is the fourth film in the ...more

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Look Who's Talking is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Joan Rivers Look Who's Talking is a 1989 romantic comedy film written and directed by Amy Heckerling and starring John Travolta and Kirstie Alley. Bruce Willis plays the voice of Mollie's son, Mikey. The ...more

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Thor: The Dark World is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
oliverg2028 added Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston Thor: The Dark World is a 2013 American superhero film directed by Alan Taylor, based on the Marvel Comics character. When Dr. Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) gets cursed with a powerful entity ...more

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Hulk is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, Eric Bana Hulk is a 2003 American superhero film based on the fictional Marvel Comics character of the same name. Ang Lee directed the film, which stars Eric Bana as Dr. Bruce Banner, as well as Jennifer ...more

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The Incredible Hulk is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13
Robert Downey Jr., Liv Tyler, Edward Norton The Incredible Hulk is a 2008 American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character the Hulk, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Universal Pictures. It is the second ...more