This list contains information about brother-sister movies, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best brother-sister movies come in many forms. Some brother sister relationship movies are about the siblings overcoming hardship while other movies about brothers and sisters are comedies. A few of the greatest brother and sister movies are a bit on the creepy side.
What films will you find on this best brother-sister movie list? The Star Wars franchise features one of the strongest brother sister bonds in the entire galaxy. Luke and Leia may have the blood of the dark side pumping through their veins, but they will stop at nothing to help the Rebel Alliance bring peace to all worlds. The Royal Tennenbaums is another great movie about brother-sister relationships. The Wes Anderson classic sits solidly on the creepy side of brother-sister relationships in movies.
Real life brother and sister Jake and Maggie Gyllenhaal appeared as onscreen siblings in the 2001 film Donnie Darko. Other good films that appear on this top brother sister movies list include The Skeleton Twins, Jeepers Creepers, and Cruel Intentions.
Which movie about brothers and sisters do you think deserves the top spot on this list? Give your favorite films a thumbs up and get in on the conversation in the comments section.
Directed by: George LucasStar Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. The first release in the Star Wars franchise, it stars Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter ...more
Directed by: Robert RodriguezSpy Kids is a 2001 American/Mexican science fantasy family adventure film written and directed by Robert Rodriguez. It is the first installment in the Spy Kids series. Alexa Vega and Daryl Sabara ...more
Directed by: Robert MulliganTo Kill a Mockingbird is a 1962 American drama film directed by Robert Mulligan. The screenplay by Horton Foote was based on the 1960 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name by Harper Lee. It ...more
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Directed by: John HoughEscape to Witch Mountain is a 1975 film based on the novel Escape to Witch Mountain by Alexander Key. It was produced by Walt Disney Productions, released by Buena Vista Distribution Company and ...more
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Directed by: Shawn LevyCheaper by the Dozen is a 2003 American family comedy film which takes its title from the autobiographical book of the same name by Frank Bunker Gilbreth and Lillian Moller Gilbreth, but despite the ...more
Directed by: Richard KellyDonnie Darko is a 2001 American supernatural drama film written and directed by Richard Kelly and starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Drew Barrymore, Patrick Swayze, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Noah Wyle, Jena Malone, ...more
Directed by: Ridley ScottGladiator is a 2000 American-British epic historical drama film directed by Ridley Scott, starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Ralf Möller, Oliver Reed, Djimon Hounsou, Derek ...more
Directed by: Wes AndersonThe Royal Tenenbaums is a 2001 American comedy-drama film directed by Wes Anderson and co-written with Owen Wilson. The film stars Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston, Bill Murray, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ben ...more
Directed by: Roger KumbleCruel Intentions is a 1999 American drama film starring Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Reese Witherspoon, and Selma Blair. The film is an adaptation of Les Liaisons dangereuses, written by ...more
Directed by: Victor SalvaJeepers Creepers is a 2001 American horror film written and directed by Victor Salva. The film takes its name from the 1938 song "Jeepers Creepers", which is featured in the film. ...more
Directed by: Kenneth LonerganYou Can Count on Me is a 2000 American drama film starring Laura Linney, Mark Ruffalo, Rory Culkin, and Matthew Broderick. Written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan, it tells the story of Sammy, a ...more
Directed by: Tamara JenkinsThe Savages is a 2007 American drama film, written and directed by Tamara Jenkins. It stars Philip Seymour Hoffman and Laura Linney and premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. ...more
Directed by: Jaume Collet-SerraHouse of Wax is a 2005 American-Australian horror film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and stars Chad Michael Murray, Elisha Cuthbert, Brian Van Holt, Paris Hilton, Jared Padalecki, Jon Abrahams, and ...more
Directed by: Craig JohnsonThe Skeleton Twins is a 2013 drama and comedy film directed by Craig Johnson. ...more
Directed by: Oz PerkinsGretel & Hansel: A Grim Fairy Tale is a 2020 American supernatural horror film directed by Oz Perkins, based on the German folklore tale of the same name. A young girl (Sophia Lillis) leads her ...more
Directed by: Kris Pearn, Cory EvansThe Willoughbys is a 2020 American-Canadian computer animated comedy drama film directed by Kris Pearn and Cory Evans, based on the children's book by Lois Lowry. When the four Willoughby children ...more
Directed by: Mike MitchellThe Lego Movie 2: The Second Part is a 2019 3D computer-animated space action musical comedy film directed by Mike Mitchell. Now a Master Builder, life for Emmet Brickowski (Chris Pratt) is good, but ...more
Directed by: Betty ThomasThe Brady Bunch Movie is a 1995 American comedy film based on the 1969–1974 television series The Brady Bunch. The film features all the original regular characters, all played by new actors. It also ...more
Directed by: Rhys ErnstAdam is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Rhys Ernst, based on the novel of the same name by Ariel Schrag. Awkward teen, Adam (Nicholas Alexander) spends his last high school summer with his ...more
Directed by: Clio BarnardDark River is a 2017 British drama film directed by Clio Barnard, loosely based on the novel Trespass by Rose Tremain. Following the death of her father, Alice (Ruth Wilson) returns to her home ...more
Directed by: Jesse PeretzOur Idiot Brother is a 2011 American comedy-drama film directed by Jesse Peretz and starring Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks, Zooey Deschanel, and Emily Mortimer. The script was written by Evgenia Peretz ...more
Directed by: Michael TiddesSextuplets is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Michael Tiddes. An expecting father-to-be discovers he has five other siblings and tries to track them down before his baby is born. ...more
Directed by: James MangoldKate & Leopold is a 2001 romantic-comedy fantasy that tells a story of a duke who travels through time from New York in 1876 to the present and falls in love with a woman in modern New York. The film ...more
Directed by: Paul Thomas AndersonPunch-Drunk Love is a 2002 romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson and starring Adam Sandler, Emily Watson, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Luis Guzmán. ...more
Directed by: Mark WatersThe House of Yes is a 1997 American film starring Parker Posey, Josh Hamilton, Geneviève Bujold, Freddie Prinze, Jr. and Tori Spelling. The movie is based on the play of the same name, which was ...more