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Movies the Entire Family is Guaranteed to Love

Gathering the family around the TV for a movie night is a great way to enjoy quality time together, but picking a movie everyone can agree on isn’t always easy. So we’ve rounded up 15 family movies that all generations will love, from new releases to classics and throwbacks.

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15. Frozen $12

Frozen

We have yet to find a child that doesn’t love this fairy tale. Princess Anna, along with Kristoff and a hilarious snowman named Olaf set off on an epic journey to find Anna's sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom in eternal winter. Buy it here.

14. Home Alone $10

Home Alone

This holiday classic about an 8-year-old boy accidentally left at home while the rest of the family heads off for vacation over the Christmas holiday is full of hilarious high jinks (Joe Pesci is fantastic as a burglar) that will keep the whole family entertained. Buy it here

13. Coco $20

Coco

One of the new releases on our list, this Oscar-winning film follows Miguel on his quest to become an accomplished musician, despite his family’s ban on music. He quickly finds himself in the Land of the Dead, meets some interesting characters, and learns about his family's mysterious past. While the movie tackles a difficult subject matter, it does so beautifully. Buy it here.

12. Akeelah and the Bee $10

Akeelah and the Bee

This inspirational movie is about a young girl from South Los Angeles who competes for a place in the National Spelling Bee. Packed with important lessons about working hard to achieve your goals and how to stand up to peer pressure, it's a must see for the whole family. Buy it here.

11. The Hunger Games $6

The Hunger Games

Based on the hugely popular book series for young adults, heroine Katniss Everdeen (played brilliantly by Jennifer Lawrence) bravely fights against the evil Panem nation to save her family and community. Full of action and suspense, this is another movie best saved for teens. Buy it here.

10. Annie $7

Annie

Do your kids complain about doing chores? Just wait until they see what poor Annie has to deal with! While there are several versions of this classic rags-to-riches musical, our favorite is the 1982 version for its endearing cast that includes Albert Finney and Carol Burnett. Buy it here.

9. The Goonies $12

The Goonies

Looking for mystery, adventure, thrills, and everlasting friendship? This coming-of-age classic from the ’80s has it all, even a hidden treasure! The bad guys in this movie may be a little scary for the younger crowd, so we’d recommend this one for ages 10 and up. Buy it here.

8. Moana $32

Moana

This movie is pure girl power! Follow brave Moana as she heads out on an adventure to explore the Polynesian seas and save her family, village, and island. Her demigod sidekick Maui, played by Dwayne Johnson, is also wildly entertaining. Buy it here.

7. The Land Before Time $10

The Land Before Time

Follows orphaned Brontosaurus Littlefoot and his dino friends as they journey to the Great Valley to reunite with their families. Super sweet, but you’ll definitely need a box of tissues. Buy it here.

6. The Lego Movie $10

The Lego Movie

This animated movie has a stellar cast (Will Ferrell, Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Liam Neeson and more) and follows ordinary construction worker Emmet Brickowski as he tries to defeat the evil Lord Business from Kragling (gluing?) the Lego universe. While it’s made for the little ones, all ages can enjoy this movie and its humor. Buy it here.

5. Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey $10

Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey

Watch this uplifting adventure film with your family and furry friends. Sassy the cat, along with lovable pups Shadow and Chance journey across the country to be reunited with their humans. Buy it here.

4. Finding Nemo $17

Finding Nemo

This adorable underwater flick is full of laughs and fun, but it also stresses the importance of teamwork, determination, and embracing what makes you unique. Great for kids of all ages. Buy it here.

3. Stand By Me $10

Stand By Me

Although this movie has some darker themes that make it best for teen and adult audiences, this coming-of-age story about four 12-year-old boys in 1950s Oregon is full of adventure, thrills, laughs, a truly inspiring tale of friendship, growing up and doing the right thing - and it has a fabulous soundtrack! Buy it here.

2. Harry Potter: The Complete 8-Film Collection (Yes, all of them) $54

Harry Potter

J.K. Rowling’s magical story of a young wizard fighting against the evil Voldemort is world-class entertainment that every age can (and will, we promise!) enjoy. Buy the complete 8 film collection here.

1. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial $10

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

Our top pick has to go to Steven Spielberg's classic sci-fi story of an extraterrestrial stranded on Earth, because it’s pure movie magic. Parents will love the 80’s nostalgia, and kids will love E.T. and his friendship with his earthling family. Buy the anniversary edition here.

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