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The Best PG Children's Fantasy Movies

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

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  • The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe1

    Released2005

    Directed byAndrew Adamson

    The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is a 2005 fantasy adventure...  more

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    Harry Potter Franchise

    Danielle Radcliffe, Rupert Grint

    Released2001 - 2011

    Directed byChris Columbus, Alfonso Cuarón, Mike Newell, David Yates

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  • Wish Upon a Star3
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    Wish Upon a Star

    Katherine Heigl, Danielle Harris

    Released1996

    Directed byBlair Treu

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  • The Dark Crystal4
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    The Dark Crystal

    Jim Henson, Frank Oz

    Released1982

    Directed byFrank Oz, Jim Henson

    The Dark Crystal is a 1982 American–British fantasy film directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz....  more

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  • Coraline5
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    28

    Coraline

    Teri Hatcher, Dakota Fanning

    Released2009

    Directed byHenry Selick

    Coraline is a 2009 American stop-motion animated 3D dark fantasy film based on Neil Gaiman's...  more

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  • The NeverEnding Story6
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    The NeverEnding Story

    Gerald McRaney, Limahl

    Released1984

    Directed byWolfgang Petersen

    The NeverEnding Story is a 1984 West German epic fantasy film based on the novel of the same...  more

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  • The Nightmare Before Christmas7
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    The Nightmare Before Christmas

    Paul Reubens, Catherine O'Hara

    Released1993

    Directed byHenry Selick

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  • Jumanji8
    58
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    Jumanji

    Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams

    Released1995

    Directed byJoe Johnston

    Jumanji is a 1995 American fantasy adventure film directed by Joe Johnston. It is an...  more

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  • The Iron Giant9
    39
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    The Iron Giant

    Jennifer Aniston, Vin Diesel

    Released1999

    Directed byBrad Bird

    The Iron Giant is a 1999 American animated science fiction comedy-drama film using both...  more

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  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory10
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    38

    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter

    Released2005

    Directed byTim Burton

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  • Zathura11
    43
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    Zathura

    Kristen Stewart, Josh Hutchersonm

    Released2005

    Directed byJon Favreau filmography

    Zathura: A Space Adventure is a 2005 American science fiction fantasy adventure film directed...  more

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  • James and the Giant Peach12
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    24

    James and the Giant Peach

    Susan Sarandon, Richard Dreyfuss

    Released1996

    Directed byHenry Selick

    James and the Giant Peach is a 1996 British-American musical fantasy film directed by Henry...  more

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  • Explorers13
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    Ethan Hawke, River Phoenix

    Released1985

    Directed byJoe Dante

    Explorers is a 1985 family-oriented science-fiction fantasy film written by Eric Luke and...  more

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  • Stuart Little14
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    Stuart Little

    Hugh Laurie, Geena Davis

    Released1999

    Directed byRob Minkoff

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  • Little Monsters15
    25
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    Little Monsters

    Fred Savage, Howie Mandel

    Released1989

    Directed byRichard Greenberg

    Little Monsters is a 1989 fantasy comedy film starring Fred Savage as Brian Stevenson, a...  more

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  • Hook16
    40
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    Hook

    Robin Williams, Dustin Hoffman

    Released1991

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

    Hook is a 1991 American fantasy adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg, based on Peter...  more

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  • Shrek Franchise17
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    Shrek Franchise

    Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers

    Released2001 - Present

    Directed byAndrew Adamson, Vicky Jenson

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  • Onward18
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    Chris Pratt, Tom Holland

    Released2020

    Directed byDan Scanlon

    Onward is a 2020 American 3D computer-animated film directed by Dan Scanlon. In a suburban...  more

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  • Santa Claus: The Movie19
    19
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    Santa Claus: The Movie

    John Lithgow, Dudley Moore

    Released1985

    Directed byJeannot Szwarc

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  • Bedtime Stories20
    24
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    Bedtime Stories

    Adam Sandler, Courteney Cox

    Released2008

    Directed byAdam Shankman

    Bedtime Stories is a 2008 American family-fantasy-comedy film directed by Adam Shankman that...  more

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    Ray Romano, John Leguizamo

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    Directed byMichael J. Wilson

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  • Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief22

    Released2010

    Directed byChris Columbus

    This film is a 2010 fantasy adventure film directed by Chris Columbus. ...  more

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  • The Indian in the Cupboard23
    18
    16

    The Indian in the Cupboard

    Steve Coogan, Richard Jenkins

    Released1995

    Directed byFrank Oz

    The Indian in the Cupboard is a 1995 American fantasy-adventure film directed by Frank Oz. It...  more

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  • Monster House24
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    Monster House

    Kathleen Turner, Maggie Gyllenhaal

    Released2006

    Directed byGil Kenan

    Monster House is a 2006 computer-animated fantasy comedy film directed by Gil Kenan, produced...  more

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  • The Secret of Roan Inish25
    15
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    The Secret of Roan Inish

    Susan Lynch, John Lynch

    Released1994

    Directed byJohn Sayles

    The Secret of Roan Inish is a 1994 American/Irish independent film written and directed by...  more

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