Family movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant family movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, light, entertaining, clever, melancholic and touching films and TV shows about / with family, destiny, children, storytelling, runaway, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, kids and family and transformation plots mostly in Family, Comedy and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as family: Yours, Mine & Ours (2005), Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), Inside Out (2015), Frozen (2013), Up (2009), Paddington (2014), The Pacifier (2005), Home Alone (1990), No Ordinary Family (2010), How to Train Your Dragon (2010).

List of family movies

Yours, Mine & Ours (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Admiral Frank Beardsley returns to New London to run the Coast Guard Academy, his last stop before a probable promotion to head the Guard. A widower with eight children, he runs a loving but tight ship, with charts and salutes. The kids long for a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: family, siblings relations, family life, large family, parents and children, eccentric family, mischievous children, blended family, opposites attract, couple relations, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa, san francisco
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 7.0
 234K
Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Loving but irresponsible dad Daniel Hillard, estranged from his exasperated spouse, is crushed by a court order allowing only weekly visits with his kids. When Daniel learns his ex needs a housekeeper, he gets the job -- disguised as an English ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, light, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids
Plot: family, comedy of errors, nanny, cross dressing, divorce, parenthood, hidden identity, family relations, custody battle, gender bending, kids and family, actor playing female role ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, san francisco
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 8.2
 575K
Inside Out (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness. ...
Style: emotional, inspirational, touching, motivational, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, life philosophy, happy ending, coming of age, memory, disney, childhood, joy, imaginary friend, friendship, creativity, dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, minnesota
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 7.5
 550K
Frozen (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery ...
Style: feel good, fairy tale, touching, exciting, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: princess, adventure, disney, family, supernatural ability, magical, snow, love and romance, royal family, queen, imaginary, sisters ...
Place: europe, norway
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 8.2
 891K
Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives ...
Style: feel good, exciting, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, follow your dream, loneliness, friendship, journey, dog, friends, obsessive quest, dreams, aging, mischievous children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, south america, venezuela, mount everest
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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by more calamities. Though he finds little sympathy from his family and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him, his mom, dad, brother, and sister all find themselves living ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, not serious, touching, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, siblings relations, job interview, friends, parents and children, young heroes, mischievous children, bad luck, family relations, school, childhood, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, australia
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 7.2
 92K
Paddington (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search of a new home. The bear, dubbed "Paddington" for the london train station, finds shelter with the family of Henry and Mary ...
Style: sweet, touching, humorous, entertaining, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, goofy hero, bear, fish out of water, anthropomorphic animal, children, jungle, kids and family, adoption, escape, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, peru, london, europe
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 5.6
 84K
The Pacifier (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Disgraced Navy SEAL Shane Wolfe is handed a new assignment: Protect the five Plummer kids from enemies of their recently deceased father -- a government scientist whose top-secret experiment remains hidden in the kids' house.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, bodyguard, mischievous children, nanny, children, fish out of water, family in danger, danger, martial arts, special agents, witnessing a crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.6
 443K
Home Alone (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ...
Style: humorous, light, not serious, funny, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, mischievous children, family, when the parents are away, home invasion, child protagonist, kids and family, youth, danger, neighbor, young heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, paris france, america, illinois ...
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No Ordinary Family (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After their plane crashes into the Amazon River, each member of the Powell family starts to show signs of new, unique and distinct super powers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: family, superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, teenage life, imaginary, parents and children, district attorney, scientist, fighting crime, family life, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, atmospheric, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dragon, friendship, adventure, family, imaginary, happy ending, vikings, warrior, imaginary kingdom, training, foe turned friend, heroes ...
Place: scandinavia
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 6.2
 103K
Daddy's Home (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a mild-mannered radio executive (Ferrell) who strives to become the best stepdad ever to his wife's two children, but complications ensue when their freewheeling, freeloading real father arrives, forcing stepdad to compete for the ...
Style: funny, humorous, sweet, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: family, father, parenthood, kids and family, uninhibited rivalry, children, divorce, rival, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, culture clash, manipulation ...
Place: new orleans
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 7.7
 182K
Coraline (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, ...
Style: surreal, gothic, scary, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, horror for children
Plot: dark fantasy, parallel world, adventure, family, parents and children, danger, young heroes, cat, save the day, neighbor, secret place, imagination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, michigan, texas
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 5.9
 20K
It Takes Two (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Identical 9-year-olds from very different backgrounds: orphaned Amanda and wealthy Alyssa meet at summer camp and decide to switch places -- and play matchmaker between Alyssa's dad, Roger, and the kind social worker who cares for Amanda.
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, touching, funny ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, chick flick
Plot: twins, mischievous children, orphan, family, single parent, summer camp, fall in love, social worker, children, social differences, parents and children, switching roles ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, london
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 8.5
 896K
The Lion King (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, lion, family, good versus evil, disney, friendship, betrayal, pride and honor, prince, jungle, king, redemption ...
Time: 1990s
Place: africa
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Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a wild stallion travels across the frontiers of the Old West, he befriends a young human and finds true love with a mare.
Style: touching, inspirational, feel good, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: freedom, adventure, wild horse, animal life, family, friendship, cowboy, wildlife, reunion, getting home, rivalry, captivity ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1850s
Place: usa, united states
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Steven Universe (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: A young boy takes his mother's place in a group of gemstone-based beings, and must learn to control his powers.
Style: stylized, touching, humorous, captivating, witty ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: gem, save the world, adventure, goodhearted, youth, danger, family, supernatural ability, coming of age, child protagonist, imaginary, escapades ...
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Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A drama based on the true story of a college professor's bond with the abandoned dog he takes into his home.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, heartbreaking, sad ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, dog, loyalty, friends, life & death, family, animals, pets, human animal relationship, loneliness, death, loss of friend ...
Time: contemporary, 1930s
Place: japan, usa, rhode island
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The Princess and the Frog (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A waitress, desperate to fulfill her dreams as a restaurant owner, is set on a journey to turn a frog prince back into a human being, but she has to face the same problem after she kisses him.
Style: feel good, humorous, fairy tale, touching, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: princess, cinderella story, family, adventure, prince, love and romance, human becomes animal, magical, fall in love, transformation, good versus evil, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, mississippi
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Arthur and the Invisibles (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Arthur is a spirited ten-year old whose parents are away looking for work, whose eccentric grandfather has been missing for several years, and who lives with his grandmother in a country house that, in two days, will be repossessed, torn down, and ...
Style: feel good, exciting, stylized, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: fairy, fantasy world, family, adventure, young heroes, friendship, heroes, disappearance, family relations, good versus evil, imaginary, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: africa, connecticut
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 5.3
 20K
Nine Lives (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, China, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A stuffy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat.
Style: light, entertaining, melancholic, surreal, awful ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: cat, transformation, family, love, animals, happy ending, kids and family, skyscraper, redemption, father daughter relationship, magic, husband wife relationship ...
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Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to the island of Ga'Hoole, to assist its noble, wise owls who fight ...
Style: captivating, exciting, atmospheric, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: owl, talking animals, good versus evil, adventure, family, heroic mission, heroes, in the woods, imaginary, birds, imaginary kingdom, animal life ...
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 6.8
 1K
Ostwind (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: While spending the summer at her grandmother's farm, a girl (Hanna Höppner) discovers a talent for communicating with horses and tries to tame a fierce stallion.
Style: touching, realistic, uplifting, serious, sincere
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: horse, animal training, youth, teenage life, family, teenage girl, self discovery, horse riding, disobey, hopes, farm, summer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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The Parent Trap (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Hayley Mills plays twins who, unknown to their divorced parents, meet at a summer camp. Products of single parent households, they switch places (surprise!) so as to meet the parent they never knew, and then contrive to reunite them.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: family relations, twins, parents and children, single parent, family life, summer camp, family, mischievous children, prank, reunion, youth, lookalikes ...
Time: year 1961
Place: california, massachusetts, london, boston
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Pretty Little Liars (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Based on the Pretty Little Liars series of young adult novels by Sara Shepard, the series follows the lives of four girls — Spencer, Hanna, Aria, and Emily — whose clique falls apart after the disappearance of their queen bee, Alison. One year ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night, family outing
Plot: blackmail, high school, threat, friendship, best friends, haunted by the past, youth, teenage life, disappearance, gossip and rumors, murder, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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Dragons: Riders of Berk (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: DreamWorks Dragons is an American computer-animated television series airing on Cartoon Network based on the 2010 film How to Train Your Dragon. The series serves as a bridge between the first film and its 2014 sequel. Riders of Berk follows Hiccup ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, young heroes, imaginary, adventure, animal training, friends, island, training, family, imaginary kingdom, viking, challenge ...
Is relevant ?
 4.4
 18K
The Shaggy Dog (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The tale of a workaholic dad-turned-dog who finds that being man's best friend shows him the most important job - being a great dad.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: human becomes animal, family, dog, experiment gone awry, pets, transformation, human becoming an animal, parents and children, disorder, genetic engineering, family life, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Cool Kids Don't Cry (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Adaptation of one of Benelux most famous children's novels. Tough prime school girl Akkie loves soccer and can be a real bully. Love is the only thing she's scared of. When Akkie is diagnosed with Leukemia, she has to fight for her life. ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: terminal illness, school, youth, life is a bitch, teenage love, hopes, family, social relations, leukemia, soccer, first kiss, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
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 7.7
 387K
Tangled (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the kingdom's most wanted-and most charming-bandit Flynn Rider hides out in a mysterious tower, he's taken hostage by Rapunzel, a beautiful and feisty tower-bound teen with 70 feet of magical, golden hair. Flynn's curious captor, ...
Style: feel good, fairy tale, humorous, captivating, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: princess, disney, follow your dream, adventure, horse, unlikely couple, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, family, fall in love, queen, healing power ...
Time: 17th century
Place: germany
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
Style: feel good, humorous, surreal, colourful, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: children, fantasy world, imaginary, chocolate, social differences, candy, adventure, contests and competitions, family, mysterious character, factory, imagination ...
Place: switzerland, atlanta georgia, bavaria, denver colorado, germany ...
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