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The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies 

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List of PG-13 fantasy movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG-13 fantasy movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG-13 Fantasy movie of all time is. This list of popular PG-13 fantasy movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG-13 Fantasy movie 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 PG-13 Fantasy films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG-13 Fantasy film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

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Woody Allen and Steven Spielberg are among the directors that have worked on a Fantasy PG-13 film.

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Thor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston

Released: 2011

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

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Thor: Ragnarok is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett

Released: 2017

Directed by: Taika Waititi

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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Avengers: Infinity War ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo

Released: 2018

Directed by: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

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Spider-Man: Homecoming ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Zendaya

Released: 2017

Directed by: Jon Watts

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Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

Released: 2003

Directed by: Peter Jackson

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Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

Released: 2002

Directed by: Peter Jackson

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is a 2002 epic fantasy film directed by Peter Jackson and based on the second volume of J. R. R. Tolkien's novel The Lord of the Rings. It is the second ...more

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Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly

Released: 2015

Directed by: Peyton Reed

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The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo

Released: 2012

Directed by: Joss Whedon

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Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard, Jeff Bridges

Released: 2008

Directed by: Jon Favreau filmography

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Scarlett Johansson, Cobie Smulders, Samuel L. Jackson

Released: 2014

Directed by: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

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Captain America: The Fir... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones

Released: 2011

Directed by: Joe Johnston

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Avengers Franchise is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
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Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams

Released: 2016

Directed by: Scott Derrickson

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Thor: The Dark World is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston

Released: 2013

Directed by: Alan Taylor

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Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o

Released: 2018

Directed by: Ryan Coogler

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X-Men: First Class is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender

Released: 2011

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

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Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco

Released: 2004

Directed by: Sam Raimi

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Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle

Released: 2010

Directed by: Jon Favreau filmography

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The Incredible Hulk is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Robert Downey Jr., Liv Tyler, Edward Norton

Released: 2008

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

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Tobey Maguire, Willem Dafoe, Kirsten Dunst

Released: 2002

Directed by: Sam Raimi

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Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin

Released: 2000

Directed by: Bryan Singer

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Iron Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Ben Kingsley

Released: 2013

Directed by: Shane Black

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The Lord of the Rings: T... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PG-13 Fantasy Movies
Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

Released: 2001

Directed by: Peter Jackson

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Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, Eric Bana

Released: 2003

Directed by: Ang Lee

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Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin

Released: 2003

Directed by: Bryan Singer

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