Eventually, Kevin must protect his home against Harry and Marv, who plan to burglarize the entire neighborhood. Poor Paddington has had it rough: After he lost his home, he makes his way to England to settle down. Dazzled by one amazing sight after another, Charlie is drawn into Wonka's fantastic world in this astonishing and enduring story. Two new parents want their baby's portrait taken, but they grow suspicious when the photographers ask for time alone with the tot. This super hero, crime-fighting family has won the hearts of children and adults alike as it takes on evil. When Wilson falls for the sister of one of the brides, well, you can see where this one's going.
Talking animals In a Disney film? This mischevious misdaventure follows a dog named Max, the king of the house, who is thrown for a loop when his owner brings home another pup, Duke. As the concerned parents search for their youngsters, the kids make their way through the now larger-than-life world around them, tackling perilous obstacles like mud puddles, an ant and a bowl of Cheerios. These amazing family comedy movies will have your whole crew giggling! A modern-day twist on classic fairytales, Enchanted begins in conventional, animated Disney territory, with Giselle being courted by Edward, her Prince Charming. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Jason Lee, Spencer Fox Plot: The world is rid of villains, when a family of Super Heroes are called up on a task to save the world, bringing out the other super heroes of the world. But their retreat soon becomes cutthroat when they enter into a competition with the over-achieving members of a large family headed by Tom's long-time rival, Jimmy Muraugh Eugence Levy.
Year of Release: 1990 Overall Rating: 2. This epic tale presents a new twist to the classic fable of a young chicken who causes widespread panic when he mistakes a falling acorn for a piece of the sky. Over 30 years later, Jason Segel and Amy Adams revived the franchise with this feelgood film, chock-full of soulful psychedelic songsmithery and rubber chicken gags. In the beloved 80s flick, a group of boys must face the music: Their homes are being taken from them, and in turn, they'll be separated. Year of Release: 2004 Overall Rating: 3. During the summer of 1962, a spotty crew of dead-end kids throw a baseball around at the neighborhood diamond.
From Shrek to Pee-Wee's Big Adventure and everything in between, there's a lot to love about these films—and then some. But this animated adventure takes the idea somewhere fresh by giving us a distinctly human world, with cities, streets and ice cream parlors populated by almost every mammal you can think of. Year of Release: 1962 Overall Rating: 3. Family secrets are uncovered and in a few surprising days, the two men learn more about each other—and have more fun—than either imagined possible. Set on a world populated entirely by robots, this is the story of a young genius, Rodney Ewan McGregor , who wants to make robots capable of making the world a better place, but he finds his dream challenged by a corporate tyrant and a master inventor, Big Weld Mel Brooks , while also being seduced by a sexy corporate robot, Cappy Halle Berry. The 2018 film, The Incredibles 2, takes a page from Wonder Woman's book, as Elastigirl is off fighting crime while her hubby, Mr. Think your four-legged friend waits patiently by the door for your arrival? Before the holiday is over, relationships will unravel while new ones are formed, secrets will be revealed, and the family Stone will come together through its extraordinary capacity for love.
Some of the top-rated comedies on this list are a few decades old, while others are much more recent -- but we think they're all classics and well worth checking out with your kids for your next. Awakened by a rumbling that could only be made by the much-feared Heffalump, the Hundred Acre Wood crew sets forth to catch the dreaded creature. Switching places is the best bet, but there are a few roadblocks along the way, namely Meredith Blake. And as McLovin, the hopelessly misdirected friend, Christopher Mintz-Plasse set the new bar for brilliant sidekicks. It's like a collegiate Postmodernism 101 course, only aimed at elementary-school students and with better fart jokes. Year of Release: 2003 Overall Rating: 3.
As the violent sociopath and boyfriend of Wilson's love, Bradley Cooper's breakthrough performance as Sack may be the most underrated of the decade. The eldest son brings his girlfriend home to meet his parents, brothers and sisters. This 2003 comedy stars Jack Black okay, still sort of a slacker-stoner and a bunch of adorable kids. Prepare yourself for subversive asides, terrible puns and some of the most ludicrous, maniacal musical numbers ever committed to film. In practice, the film is not only a incendiary satire on our culture's obsession with beauty and the superficial, but an absurdist masterpiece, filled with random one-liners that are simultaneously brilliant and idiotic. Having had humans care for them their entire life, they know nothing about survival and must work together with the locals to help them fit in.
When he ultimately goes missing, Marlin heads out on an epic journey across the ocean, meeting Dory a forgetful Regal Blue Tang , uber-chill sea turtles and other interesting creatures along the way. While the cast, including Mila Kunis, Jonah Hill and Bill Hader, clearly relish the Hawaiian setting, in retrospect, this is Brand's film, as the mercurial actor swallows the scenery and owns every scene he's in. But when Casey gets the chance to train with Gen and her coach, a disgraced former skating champion who also happens to be Gen's mother Kim Cattrall , she must dash her own mother's hopes in order to pursue her dream. Lazy, stoned cops always make for good comedy. Be sure to check out our for more than 190 of our favorite time-tested titles we know your family will love.
As he thrusts himself into a world of elite athletes, intense competition and enormous stakes, Stripes must prove he's fast enough and tough enough to run with the big horses if he wants to land in the winner's circle at the legendary Kentucky Crown. The list includes 2005 releases such as , , and. Wright flips the age-old zombie movie into a tale of a 29-year-old directionless salesman named Shaun whose girlfriend dumps him and whose every night is spent drinking at a nearby pub. Why does Hansel roll to an awards show on a child's scooter? Brownlow, who, instead of punishing Oliver, decides to raise him. The gangly little foal is rescued by horse farmer Nolan Walsh Bruce Greenwood , who takes him home to his young daughter Channing Hayden Panettiere. Stripes makes some friends down at the track as well, most notably the manic horsefly duo Buzz Steve Harvey and Scuzz David Spade , whose love of song and dance is eclipsed only by their love of hot dogs and horse poop. They quickly discover that the photographers are actually thieves holding their child for ransom.