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The Best Family Movies Rated PG

Updated August 28, 2020 17.8k votes 1.5k voters 71.8k views213 items

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

Examples of movies on this list: Back to the Future, Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back and more.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best PG family movies?" and "What are the most famous PG family movies?" 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. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great family movies rated PG and family comedy movies, so get out there and start watching.

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  • 1
    Despicable Me Franchise is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Despicable Me Franchise

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  • 2
    Minions is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Minions

    Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm

    Released2015

    Directed byPierre Coffin, Kyle Balda

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  • 3
    Back to the Future is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Back to the Future

    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd

    Released1985

    Directed byRobert Zemeckis

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  • 4
    Moana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Moana

    Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson

    Released2016

    Directed byRon Clements, John Musker

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  • 5
    Home Alone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Home Alone

    Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci

    Released1990

    Directed byChris Columbus

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  • 6
    Back to the Future Franchise is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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  • 7
    Indiana Jones and the Temple o is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

    Harrison Ford, Steven Spielberg

    Released1984

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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  • 8
    The Karate Kid is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    The Karate Kid

    Elisabeth Shue, Ralph Macchio

    Released1984

    Directed byJohn G. Avildsen

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  • 9
    Speed Racer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Speed Racer

    Christina Ricci, Susan Sarandon

    Released2008

    Directed byAndy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

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  • 10
    The Incredibles is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    The Incredibles

    Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter

    Released2004

    Directed byBrad Bird

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  • 11
    The Adventures of Baron Muncha is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

    Uma Thurman, Robin Williams

    Released1988

    Directed byTerry Gilliam

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  • 12
    Star Wars is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Star Wars

    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher

    Released1977

    Directed byGeorge Lucas

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  • 13
    Cool Runnings is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Cool Runnings

    John Candy, Malik Yoba

    Released1993

    Directed byJon Turteltaub

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  • 14
    Space Jam is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Space Jam

    Michael Jordan, Bill Murray

    Released1996

    Directed byJoe Pytka

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  • 15
    WALL-E is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    WALL-E

    Sigourney Weaver, Laraine Newman

    Released2008

    Directed byAndrew Stanton

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    Star Wars Franchise is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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  • 17
    E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    60

    E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

    Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak

    Released1982

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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  • 18
    The Princess Bride is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    The Princess Bride

    Billy Crystal, Robin Wright

    Released1987

    Directed byRob Reiner

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  • 19
    Coco is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Coco

    Anthony Gonzalez, Gael Garcia Bernal

    Directed byLee Unkrich

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    Home Alone 2: Lost in New York is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

    Donald Trump, Macaulay Culkin

    Released1992

    Directed byChris Columbus

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    Up is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Up

    Christopher Plummer, Ed Asner

    Released2009

    Directed byPete Docter

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    The Goonies is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    The Goonies

    Corey Feldman, Josh Brolin

    Released1985

    Directed byRichard Donner

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    Kung Fu Panda Franchise is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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  • 24
    Elf is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Elf

    Zooey Deschanel, Will Ferrell

    Released2003

    Directed byJon Favreau filmography

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    Star Wars Episode V: The Empir is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Family Movies Rated PG
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    Released1980

    Directed byIrvin Kershner

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