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The Best PG Family Movies

Updated March 19, 2020 2.0k votes 116 voters 4.9k views74 items

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List of PG children's/family movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG children's/family movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG Children's/Family movie of all time is. This list of popular PG children's/family 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 Children's/Family 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 Children's/Family films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG Children's/Family film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

Elf and Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 are only the beginning of the movies on this list.

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

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

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    Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

    Mark Hamill, Dana Delany
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    Pee-wee's Big Adventure

    Phil Hartman, Morgan Fairchild
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    The Dark Crystal

    Jim Henson, Frank Oz
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    Wish Upon a Star

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    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter
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    Harry and the Hendersons

    John Lithgow, Don Ameche
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    Flight of the Navigator

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    The Flintstones

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    Free Willy

    Danielle Harris, Michael Madsen
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    The Road to El Dorado

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  • 15

    James and the Giant Peach

    Susan Sarandon, Richard Dreyfuss
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    Little Monsters

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    Monster House

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    Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed

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    The Nightmare Before Christmas

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    The Mighty Ducks

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    Kung Fu Panda

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    The Princess Bride

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