Top 20 family movies on Netflix

Here there are the best family movies you can watch today in Netflix. Aimed to have a good time with your family and create warmness in your house.

Spirited Away (2001)

A ten-year-old girl travels by car with her parents to a fantastic world. When she discovers that her parents have been turned into pigs, she feels very lonely.

Actors: Daveigh Chase, Suzanne Pleshette, Miyu Irino, Rumi Hiiragi

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Runtime : 125 min

Genres: Animation, Anime, Action/Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 8.1 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.6 /10

Back to the Future (1985)

A random mistake leads Marty McFly to 1955, a year in which his parents had not yet met. After preventing his first encounter, he must get them to meet and get married.

Actors: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Runtime : 116 min

Genres: Comedy, Fantasy, Science fiction, Action/Adventure, Romance, Family, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 7.5 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.5 /10

My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

A family moved to the countryside in the 1950s as the mother is hospitalized. Then, their two daughters became friends with a forest spirit.

Actors: Hitoshi Takagi, Noriko Hidaka, Chika Sakamoto, Shigesato Itoi

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Runtime : 86 min

Genres: Animation, Anime, Family, Fantasy

Filmaffinity Rating 7.7 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.2 /10

Howl’s Moving Castle (2004)

The story of a young woman with a curse that gives her the look of an old woman. Sophie decides to ask a magician Howl, who lives in a walking castle, for help.

Actors: Chieko Baishô, Takuya Kimura, Tatsuya Gashûin, Akihiro Miwa

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Runtime : 119 min

Genres: Animation, Anime, Action/Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 7.8 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.2 /10

Klaus (2019)

Jesper is sent to a small town on an icy island above the Arctic Circle. He is about to give up and abandon his duty as a postman when he meets a mysterious carpenter.

Actors: Jason Schwartzman, J.K. Simmons, Rashida Jones, Will Sasso

Directors: Sergio Pablos, Carlos Martínez López

Runtime : 96 min

Genres: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Action/Adventure, Comedy

IMDB Rating Star 8.2 /10

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

Based on Cressida Cowell's children's book, this comedy action tells the story of Hiccup, a teenage Viking who doesn't fit his tribe's ancient reputation as dragon hunters.

Actors: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Craig Ferguson

Directors: Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders

Runtime : 100 min

Genres: Action/Adventure, Children, Comedy, Fantasy, Animation, Family

Filmaffinity Rating 7.2 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.1 /10

Oh My God (2012)

The story is about an atheist man, who loses his business due to small earthquake. As the insurer cannot fulfill the contract since it is "an act of God", he decides to sue the gods.

Actors: Paresh Rawal, Akshay Kumar, Mithun Chakraborty, Mahesh Manjrekar

Director: Umesh Shukla

Runtime : 125 min

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy

Filmaffinity Rating 6.4 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.1 /10

Castle in the Sky (1986)

Sheeta and Pazu set in motion a chain of irreversible events. They will find a treasure far greater than the power of ruling the world.

Actors: Mayumi Tanaka, Keiko Yokozawa, Kotoe Hatsui, Minori Terada

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Runtime : 124 min

Genres: Animation, Anime, Action/Adventure, Family, Drama, Fantasy, Science fiction, Romance

Filmaffinity Rating 7.5 /10 IMDB Rating Star 8.0 /10

Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989)

All witches at age of 13 must leave their home for a year to learn how to fend for themselves. On her way Kiki (nicky) and Jiji, a wise black cat, will make a new friends.

Actors: Kirsten Dunst, Minami Takayama, Rei Sakuma, Kappei Yamaguchi

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Runtime : 103 min

Genres: Animation, Anime, Action/Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy

Filmaffinity Rating 7.1 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.8 /10

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)

Willy Wonka causes a worldwide frenzy when he announces that the golden tickets hidden inside five of his delicious treats will allow their owners to visit his secret confectionery.

Actors: Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Peter Ostrum, Roy Kinnear

Director: Mel Stuart

Runtime : 100 min

Genres: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Comedy

IMDB Rating Star 7.8 /10

How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)

Five years have passed since Hippo began training his dragon, after breaking the Viking tradition of hunting them. Astrid and the rest of the gang have managed to spread a new sport on the island: dragon races. As they race, they cross the skies into inhospitable territories, where no one has been before. During a trip they discover an ice-covered cave that turns out to be the refuge of hundreds of wild dragons, which a mysterious guardian takes care of. Hippo and his people join the guardian to protect the dragons from evil forces that want to destroy them.

Actors: Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson

Director: Dean DeBlois

Runtime : 102 min

Genres: Animation, Action/Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Comedy

Filmaffinity Rating 6.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.8 /10

Ponyo (2008)

A five-year-old boy develops a relationship with Ponyo, a young goldfish princess who yearns to become a human after falling in love with him.

Actors: Cate Blanchett, Matt Damon, Liam Neeson, Tomoko Yamaguchi

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Runtime : 100 min

Genres: Animation, Anime, Family, Fantasy, Action/Adventure, Comedy

IMDB Rating Star 7.7 /10

The Lego Movie (2014)

It tells the story of Emmet, an absolutely normal LEGO figurine and faithful to the rules that is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is then immersed in an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant along with a group of strangers, an adventure for which Emmet is not prepared at all.

Actors: Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett

Directors: Christopher Miller, Phil Lord

Runtime : 100 min

Genres: Animation, Action/Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Filmaffinity Rating 6.7 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.7 /10

Arrietty (2010)

A family of tiny beings, barely 10 cm. tall, live in a house hidden under the floorboards of a country mansion. A bold teenager is accidentally seen by a child who has just settled in the house because of their delicate health. Between them a great friendship arises.

Actors: Bridgit Mendler, Amy Poehler, Will Arnett, Saoirse Ronan

Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi

Runtime : 94 min

Genres: Animation, Anime, Action/Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Filmaffinity Rating 7.2 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.6 /10

Despicable Me (2010)

"Gru" is a deplorable man who plans the most incredible criminal act in history. Incited by an evil mother, he will find only one obstacle in his way.

Actors: Steve Carell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand, Julie Andrews

Directors: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud

Runtime : 95 min

Genres: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Filmaffinity Rating 6.8 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.6 /10

Kung Fu Panda (2008)

Po the panda discovers his destiny as the "chosen one" and trains to become a kung fu hero. He depends on Master Shifu and the Furious Five to give him a chance.

Actors: Jack Black, Ian McShane, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman

Directors: Mark Osborne, John Stevenson

Runtime : 90 min

Genres: Animation, Action/Adventure, Comedy, Family

IMDB Rating Star 7.6 /10

The NeverEnding Story (1984)

"The endless story" recounts the gradual destruction of a Kingdom of Fantasy. A mysterious "Nothing" kind of destroys the country and the creatures that inhabit it. As he progresses in reading, Bastian realizes that the salvation of Fantasia depends on him.

Actors: Noah Hathaway, Barret Oliver, Tami Stronach, Gerald McRaney

Director: Wolfgang Petersen

Runtime : 102 min

Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy

Filmaffinity Rating 6.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.4 /10

Despicable Me 2 (2013)

An ultra-secret world organization dedicated to the fight against evil knocks at Gru’s door. Along with his new adventure partner, Lucy Wilde, Gru will have to discover who is responsible for a spectacular and evil plan and bring him to justice.

Actors: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Benjamin Bratt, Miranda Cosgrove

Directors: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud

Runtime : 98 min

Genres: Action/Adventure, Children, Comedy, Animation, Family

Filmaffinity Rating 6.6 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.3 /10

Rise of the Guardians (2012)

Guardians are a group of immortal superheroes with extraordinary powers. When an evil spirit called Shadow intends to flood the hearts of children all over the world with fear, the Guardians come together for the first time to stand up to him and defend the world from its feared enemy.

Actors: Hugh Jackman, Alec Baldwin, Isla Fisher, Chris Pine

Director: Peter Ramsey

Runtime : 97 min

Genres: Animation, Action/Adventure, Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Science fiction

Filmaffinity Rating 6.4 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.3 /10

Paddington (2014)

Paddington is a bear who has grown deep in the Peruvian jungle with his aunt Lucy. When an earthquake destroys his home, Lucy hides her nephew on a ship bound for england. A sinister and attractive taxidermist looks at him, which poses a serious threat to his life.

Actors: Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent

Director: Paul King

Runtime : 96 min

Genres: Comedy, Family, Action/Adventure, Fantasy

Filmaffinity Rating 6.1 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.2 /10