Best Family Movies of 1972


The Thanksgiving That Almost Wasn't

7.3/10 IMDB

A talking squirrel must save the holiday by rescuing a young Pilgrim boy and a young Native American boy that has gone missing in the woods on Thanksgiving day.

Release date: 1972-11-21
Best Family Movies of 1972 : Chandar, the Black Leopard of Ceylon

Chandar, the Black Leopard of Ceylon

6.4/10 IMDB

Chandar is a black leopard who lives near the beach of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) together with his mother and his sister.

Directed by: Winston Hibler
Release date: 1972-11-26
Best Family Movies of 1972 : Patriotism


3.8/10 IMDB

A short on the meaning of patriotism and how you can get involved.

Starring: Bob Crane ..
Directed by: Ray Nankey
Release date: 1972-01-01
Best Family Movies of 1972 : The Biscuit Eater

The Biscuit Eater

5.7/10 IMDB

Nothing warms the heart like the story of a boy and his dog. Lonnie (Johnny Whitaker) and Text (George Spell) are two friends determined, against all odds, to turn a misfit hound into a hero. Tennessee farmer and dog trainer Harve McNeil (Earl Holliman) tells his son Lonnie that his dog, Moreover, is a good-for-nothing "biscuit eater."

Starring: Earl Holliman, Johnny Whitaker, Pat Crowley, Lew Ayres, Godfrey Cambridge, Beah Richards, Clifton James ..
Directed by: Vincent McEveety
Release date: 1972-03-22
Best Family Movies of 1972 : The Call of the Wild

The Call of the Wild

6.0/10 IMDB

Academy Award winner Charlton Heston plays John Thornton, a fearless man who's after more than gold; he wants to do what's right. Thornton works for the U.S. mail and is the only person daring and smart enough to figure out how to travel the deadly 600 miles from Skagway to Dawson, Alaska in the icy winter. His incredibly dog Buck is by his side and part of how he survives. Call of the Wild is stunning entertainment and a superb adventure film classic.

Starring: Charlton Heston, Raimund Harmstorf, George Eastman, Maria Rohm, Juan Luis Galiardo, Sancho Gracia, Friedhelm Lehmann, Horst Heuck, Rik Battaglia, Alf Malland ..
Directed by: Ken Annakin
Release date: 1972-11-30
Best Family Movies of 1972 : Scooby-Doo Meets Batman

Scooby-Doo Meets Batman

0.0/10 IMDB

Scooby-Doo Meets Batman is a video compilation from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. It consists of two episodes from Hanna-Barbera's The New Scooby-Doo Movies, "The Dynamic Scooby Doo Affair" and "The Caped Crusader Caper", where Scooby-Doo and the gang team up with Batman and Robin to capture Joker and the Penguin.

Starring: Casey Kasem, Frank Welker, Frank Welker, Don Messick, Olan Soule, Larry Storch, Ted Knight, Ted Knight ..
Directed by: William Hanna, Hanna Barbera, Joseph Barbera
Release date: 1972-06-14
Best Family Movies of 1972 : Justin Morgan Had a Horse

Justin Morgan Had a Horse

0.0/10 IMDB

This is the story of the foundation sire of the Morgan Horse Breed.

Starring: Don Murray, R.G. Armstrong, Lana Wood ..
Directed by: Hollingsworth Morse
Release date: 1972-02-06
Best Family Movies of 1972 : The Amazing Mr Blunden

The Amazing Mr Blunden

6.9/10 IMDB

Mysterious old solicitor Mr. Blunden visits Mrs. Allen and her young children in their squalid, tiny Camden Town flat and makes her an offer she cannot refuse. The family become the housekeepers to a derelict country mansion in the charge of the solicitors. One day the children meet the spirits of two other children who died in the mansion nearly a hundred years prior. The children prepare a magic potion that allows them to travel backwards in time to the era of the ghost children. Will the children be able to help their new friends and what will happen to them if they do?

Starring: Laurence Naismith, Lynne Frederick, Garry Miller, Rosalyn Landor, Marc Granger, Diana Dors, Dorothy Alison, James Villiers, Madeline Smith, David Lodge ..
Directed by: Lionel Jeffries
Release date: 1972-12-07

Living Free

6.1/10 IMDB

When Elsa's three mischievious cubs begin wreaking havok on the nearby villages, Joy and her husband are forced to move them hundreds of miles to a game preserve.

Starring: Nigel Davenport, Susan Hampshire, Geoffrey Keen, Peter Lukoye, Edward Judd ..
Directed by: Jack Couffer
Release date: 1972-12-16
Best Family Movies of 1972 : Kadoyng


0.0/10 IMDB

An alien spaceship lands on earth, and its inhabitant decides to help a trio of children prevent their village being destroyed to make way for a new motorway.

Starring: Teresa Codling, Adrian Hall, David Williams, Stephen Bone ..
Directed by: Ian Shand
Release date: 1972-01-02

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