A Family Movie Night- 27+ The Best Family Movies To Watch This Weekend

Finally, the busy week is over!

The whole weekend is here and I suggest you spend it like a real boss. You deserve it. Forget about the laundry, cooking, and all the housework.

Hello, sofa, it’s been a while. Cuddle into the throw pillows and let the movie night begins!

Having a family movie night is a wonderful way to enjoy the time together, plus to share emotions watching some of the coolest movies.

Of course, picking a movie for all the gang could be a difficult task.

Especially if there is a bigger age difference between the kids. Before you get in the referee’s shoes, it would be better to have a list of movie titles that are suitable for everyone.

Pick some classics, golden animation movies, or some of the recent blockbusters. Try to be a cool mom and always stay tuned for the latest titles.

Get the popcorn ready and order pizza for the whole family.

It is time for a movie night and here are some of the best family movies to watch this weekend.

Family Movie Night- The Best Family Movies To Watch

This list has got something for every family whether you are looking for animated escapades, feel good stories, or side splitting comedies.

Outlined ahead is a guide to the perfect movies that families can watch during their next family night.

1. The Nightmare Before Christmas

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2. Ghostbusters

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3. Coco

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4. The Lion King

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5. Toy Story

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6. Lego Movie

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7. Inside Out

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8. The Beauty And The Beast

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9. Aladdin

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10. Harry Potter

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11. Frozen

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12. A Christmas Story

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13. A-League of Their Own

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14. Forrest Gump

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15. March of the Penguins

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16. It’s a Wonderful Life

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17. WALL-E

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18. Up

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19. The Incredibles

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20. The Wizard of Oz

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21. Casablanca

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22. To Kill a Mockingbird

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23. E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial

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24. Mama Mia

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25. The Lord of the Rings

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26. Star Wars

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27. Jumanji

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28. Pirates of the Caribbean

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29. The Secret Life of Pets

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30. Big Hero 6

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31. Marley & Me

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32. Moana

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33. Lala Land

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34. Little Women

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35. Finding Nemo

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36. Catch Me If You Can

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Finding Nemo (2003)

‘Finding Nemo’ is an evergreen classic that captures the importance of family, bravery and exploration among others.

In this tale Marlin follows it up with Dory on his way towards locating his son who has been captured by diver.

The underwater visuals look great and the story itself is both heartwarming as well as hilarious making it ideal for watching with your entire family at night.

The Lion King (1994)

Disney’s “The Lion King” must find its place in any home. Simba plays the main character, he’s destined to be king but he must overcome numerous obstacles including betrayal from his uncle Scar.

With songs like “Circle of Life” and “Hakuna Matata,” this film brings adventure, drama, music together in a single place throughout all age groups.

Toy Story (1995)

“Toy Story” was Pixar’s pioneering animated film showcasing Woody, Buzz Lightyear among other toys belonging to Andy.

This motion picture examines friendship issues among other things while trying to establish how growing up doesn’t have to be all bad either.

The film presents an interesting story line with loveable characters who are also quite witty thus making it worth watching by kids as well as parents.

The Incredibles (2004)

For families who like superhero action, “The Incredibles” is a great pick. Parr family tries to flourish in their super power world by pretending to be normal people.

They should join forces this time round after another threat emerges for them to save the world. It combines the excitement of action scenes with tender moments between families and enough comic relief.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001)

Watch “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” that will take you on a magical journey. The protagonist of this movie Harry, discovers on his eleventh birthday that he is actually a wizard.

Starting from Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry makes new friends as well as finds out secrets about his past. The film is filled with awe, sorcery, and lots of action making it an ideal choice for family get-together.

Shrek (2001)

“Shrek” is not your common fairy tale story though it has got some elements here and there. Shrek, an antisocial ogre helps Donkey his talkative friend rescue Princess Fiona who was captured by Lord Farquaad.

This funny movie tells the story from a different angle which includes all sorts of fairytale tales as they are depicted in humorous ways.

With its clever humor coupled with its heartwarming message about accepting others “Shrek” can be watched by everyone in your family for fun.

Frozen (2013)

With its infectious score and empowering plot, Frozen has become a global sensation.

The story of two sisters, Elsa and Anna, and their quest to free their kingdom from an endless winter forms the basis of the film.

Because of its stunning animation, catchy melodies and themes about relationships and self-identity, it is hard not to be thrilled by Frozen whatever your age.

Moana (2016)

‘Moana’ narrates the tale of a young girl who embarks on a dangerous mission to save her people’s lives. Guided by the demigod Maui, Moana sails across the ocean to restore the heart of Te Fiti.

There are eye-popping visuals in this movie that tell an intriguing tale accompanied with amazing music. It is a story of bravery, finding oneself and following one’s heart.

The LEGO Movie (2014)

“The LEGO Movie” is a bright adventure full of imagination that will appeal both to children and adults alike.

The main hero is Emmet – quite a common LEGO figurine who happens to be mistakenly identified as “Special,” i.e., the character essential for saving LEGO universe.

Its funny script writing, brilliant animation as well as great message about individuality make it perfect choice for family movie night.

Coco (2017)

This heartfelt flick celebrates kinship, culture and music; it revolves around Miguel who wishes to become a musician like his great grandfather did before him; thus he travels down into the land of death in search for his roots (and secrets) there in Coco movie by Pixar Animation Studios.

With its colourful visuals and beautiful songs as well as moving narrative line “Coco” will touch everyone’s soul regardless their age.

Paddington (2014)

“Paddington” – sweetest and most charming film of all time is about a young bear from Peru, who decides to find a new life in London.

The Browns become his new family, with Paddington’s adventures being comic, touching and slightly mischievous.

The loveable characters of this movie and the hilarious plot make it an excellent choice for family viewing.

The Secret Life of Pets (2016)

Have you ever wondered what happens to your pets when you are not around? “The Secret Life of Pets” provides a humorous take on that question.

Max, a terrier, has his existence turned upside down when his owner comes home with Duke.

Now, they have to collaborate in order to traverse the streets of New York City and return back home. Additionally the cast of the movie is so much fun that one just wants to watch them all day long.

Up (2009)

This Pixar movie is a heartwarming adventure story about Carl – an old man who realizes his dream by tying thousands of balloons onto his house and flying off to South America.

On this journey he meets a little boy called Russell out of nowhere. In addition, humor enriches the film as well as adventure and sentimentality which makes it perfect for watching together with family.

Zootopia (2016)

‘Zootopia’ is an intelligently made comedy set in a world where different species coexist harmoniously side by side.

It follows Judy Hopps – the first rabbit cop – along with Nick Wilde her sly fox partner as they try solving one big case together.

The film’s storyline is full of joyous messages concerning acceptance and diversity among people while still delivering its content through fun-filled episodes with animals from different walks of life

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

“How to Train Your Dragon” is a film that takes place in an ancient Viking environment and talks about the story of a young Viking called Hiccup who becomes friends with Toothless; a dragon.

This leads to some changes in how their community views dragons. The movie has awesome visuals, a great love story and thrilling action scenes that will appeal to all age groups.

Conclusion

Family movie night is the chance to make beautiful memories as well as bond. In this list, there are movies which cut across genres ranging from heart-warming stories to exciting adventure films making sure there is something for anyone.

Hence, gather your loved ones, pop some corns and select any of these superb movies for your next family movie night out.

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Antoaneta's passion is healthy living, lifestyle, and sports. Her short stay in South France and USA is her wider source of inspiration. Interested in modern models of education, travel, and home interior.

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