The 35+ Best PG Kids Movies

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different movies, like Ice Age and The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

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Spike Jonze and Tim Burton have both directed a Children\'s PG film, as have other really creative and talented directors.

Most divisive: Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang
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  • Minions
    Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton
    98 votes
    • Released: 2015
    • Directed by: Pierre Coffin, Kyle Balda

    These comical, yellow, and capsule-shaped creatures captured audiences' hearts in their prequel film, which delves into their backstory before they met their lovable yet villainous boss Gru from the Despicable Me franchise. Minions follows three of these endearing characters—Kevin, Stuart, and Bob—as they search for a new master in 1960s New York City, eventually stumbling upon the notorious Scarlet Overkill. With its engaging mix of action, comedy, and heart, this film is perfect for kids who enjoy lively and amusing characters with a touch of mischief.

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  • Happy Feet
    Elijah Wood, Robin Williams, Brittany Murphy
    88 votes
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: George Miller

    Set in the world of Emperor Penguins who find their soulmates through singing, this heartwarming tale revolves around a penguin named Mumble that can't sing but has an exceptional talent for tap dancing. Tackling themes of individuality, acceptance, and environmental awareness, Happy Feet follows Mumble as he faces ostracism and embarks on a journey of self-discovery while fighting to save his home and community. The film's stunning animation, catchy soundtrack, and powerful message make it an ideal choice for families seeking a fun and meaningful movie experience.

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  • Despicable Me Franchise

    Despicable Me Franchise

    Steve Carell, Sandra Bullock, Miranda Cosgrove
    90 votes
    • Released: 2010 - Present
    • Directed by: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud, Kyle Balda

    This captivating animated series explores the transformation of a supervillain named Gru as he turns his back on evil after adopting three orphaned girls named Margo, Edith, and Agnes. Alongside his army of Minions and a host of inventive gadgets, Gru embarks on an assortment of adventures while facing various adversaries and ultimately learning the true meaning of family. With its balance of humor and sentiment, the Despicable Me franchise provides children with a light-hearted look at redemption, forgiveness, and the importance of family connections.

  • Ice Age
    Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Denis Leary
    51 votes
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: Chris Wedge

    In this prehistoric comedy-adventure, a ragtag group of unlikely friends—mammoth Manny, sloth Sid, and saber-toothed tiger Diego—set out to return a lost human baby to his tribe before an impending ice age descends upon the earth. Along their journey, these mismatched heroes learn invaluable lessons about trust and teamwork as they encounter various challenges and obstacles. Ice Age's unique blend of humor, adventure, and heartfelt storytelling serves as a delightful reminder of the importance of friendship even in the most frigid circumstances.

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  • The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
    Tilda Swinton, Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes
    52 votes
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Andrew Adamson

    Based on the classic novel by C.S. Lewis, this enchanting family film transports viewers to the fantastic world of Narnia, where four siblings stumble upon a magical wardrobe that serves as both a gateway and a call to adventure. Featuring captivating characters like the wise lion Aslan and the icy White Witch, this epic tale of good versus evil explores themes of courage, sacrifice, and selflessness. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe remains a timeless piece of children's literature brought to life on screen, offering a perfect blend of captivating storytelling and breathtaking visuals.

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  • Space Jam
    Wayne Knight, Theresa Randle, Danny DeVito
    31 votes
    • Released: 1996
    • Directed by: Joe Pytka

    This iconic 1990s film blends live-action and animation in a wild adventure that pairs basketball superstar Michael Jordan with the beloved Looney Tunes characters to save their world from evil aliens. When the tunes are threatened with extinction by the power-hungry Mr. Swackhammer, they enlist Jordan's help in a high-stakes basketball showdown against the menacing Monstars. Space Jam remains a classic piece of family entertainment that combines thrilling sports action, hilarious cartoon antics, and a groovy soundtrack guaranteed to get both kids and parents on their feet.

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