Family Friendly Films

Looking for a good movie to watch with your family? Finding it too time consuming to select what will suit your children's ages?

Children and Media Australia's movie reviews are prepared by a team with child development expertise.

We've put together a selection of our reviews of family friendly films, from Golden Oldies to newer releases, to help you choose what might be age-appropriate and fun for your family. See these reviews below, as well as video reviews of some selected movies.

Happy viewing.

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Reluctant Dragon, The

Parental guidance under 6 (substance use)
9 June 2020

Age
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Rugrats Go Wild

Parental guidance under 8 (scary scenes)
20 September 2003

Age
4
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Shark Tale

Not suitable under 5; parental guidance to 8 (scary scenes)
19 September 2004

Age
4
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Sing

Not suitable under 4; parental guidance to 7 (scary scenes)
15 December 2016

Age
4
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Sit. Stay. Love.

May lack interest under 5; suitable for viewers 5 and over
9 December 2021

Age
4
5
6
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9
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Tangled

Not suitable under 5; parental guidance to 7 (violence and scary scenes)
20 December 2010

Age
4
5
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Toy Story 3 3D

Not recommended under 5, PG to 8 (Violence, scary scenes)
24 June 2010

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4
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Toy Story 3D

Parental guidance under 5, and for some 5-8s (scary scenes)
22 January 2010

Age
4
5
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Up

Not suitable under 5; parental guidance to 8 (scary scenes, themes)
3 September 2009

Age
4
5
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WALL-E

Not suitable under 5; parental guidance to 8 (violence and scary scenes)
18 September 2008

Age
4
5
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