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20 Films Perfect for Family Movie Night

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Spending time together as a family is very important but with all the technology diversions these days, getting the kids’ undivided attention sometimes seems impossible. Why not plan a night to turn off the phones and computers, gather in the family room, and have a fun night together? Add some popcorn and grab one of these 20 Family Movie Night Movie Ideas for a perfect evening that everyone will enjoy. The Lego Movie, How to Train Your Dragon 1 and 2, Frozen, Big Hero 6, Paddington, Annie, Dolphin Tale 2, Hotel Transylvania and Earth to Echo are just a few movie choices that will help make your family movie night extra special. Pass the popcorn!


See Also

1. Lego Movie

2. How to Train Your Dragon 2 

3. How to Train Your Dragon

4.  Frozen

5. Big Hero 6 

6. Up 

7. The Boxtrolls 

8. Book of Life 

9. Paddington 

10. Annie 

11. Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day 

12. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 

13. Despicable Me 2 

14. Rio 2

15. Dolphin Tale 2 

16. Penguins of Madagascar 

17. The Croods 

18. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb 

19. Hotel Transylvania 

20. Earth to Echo 

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Toni Thomason

Toni is a stay-at-home mom whose life completely revolves around 2 crazy little boys. When she's not defending herself in a light saber battle or saving the day with her little superheroes, she loves crafting and designing things for her house. She loves animals, shopping, traveling and just snuggling on the couch with her family while watching a movie or reading a good book. Catch more of her crazy, hectic life at