Best Family Movies of 1991

1.

Beauty and the Beast

6.6
8.0/10 IMDB

Follow the adventures of Belle, a bright young woman who finds herself in the castle of a prince who's been turned into a mysterious beast. With the help of the castle's enchanted staff, Belle soon learns the most important lesson of all -- that true beauty comes from within.

Starring: Paige O'Hara, Robby Benson, Richard White, Jerry Orbach, David Ogden Stiers, Angela Lansbury, Rex Everhart, Jesse Corti, Bradley Pierce, Hal Smith ..
Directed by: Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise
Release date: 1991-11-13
2.

Hook

5.7
6.8/10 IMDB

The boy who wasn't supposed grow up—Peter Pan—does just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. During his trip to see Granny Wendy in London, the vengeful Capt. Hook kidnaps Peter's kids and forces Peter to return to Neverland.

Starring: Robin Williams, Dustin Hoffman, Julia Roberts, Bob Hoskins, Maggie Smith, Caroline Goodall, Charlie Korsmo, Amber Scott, Arthur Malet, Isaiah Robinson ..
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Release date: 1991-12-11
3.

The Man in the Moon

5.3
7.4/10 IMDB

Maureen Trant and her younger sibling Dani share a strong connection, but local boy Court Foster threatens to throw their bond off balance. Dani and Court meet first and have a flirtatious rapport -- but when he meets Maureen, he falls hard and they begin a passionate affair. The new couple try to keep their love hidden from Dani, but she soon learns the truth, disavowing her sister. But a heartbreaking accident later reunites the girls.

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Sam Waterston, Tess Harper, Gail Strickland, Jason London, Emily Warfield, Bentley Mitchum ..
Directed by: Robert Mulligan
Release date: 1991-09-30
4.

White Fang

4.9
6.7/10 IMDB

Jack London's classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues from the hands of a man who mistreats him.

Starring: Klaus Maria Brandauer, Ethan Hawke, Seymour Cassel, Susan Hogan, James Remar, Bill Moseley, Clint Youngreen, Pius Savage, Aaron Hotch, Charles Jimmie Sr. ..
Directed by: Randal Kleiser
Release date: 1991-01-18
5.

Little Man Tate

4.7
6.6/10 IMDB

Dede is a sole parent trying to bring up her son Fred. When it is discovered that Fred is a genius, she is determined to ensure that Fred has all the opportunities that he needs, and that he is not taken advantage of by people who forget that his extremely powerful intellect is harboured in the body and emotions of a child.

Starring: Jodie Foster, Dianne Wiest, Adam Hann-Byrd, Harry Connick Jr., David Hyde Pierce, Debi Mazar, P.J. Ochlan, Michael Shulman, Celia Weston, George Plimpton ..
Directed by: Jodie Foster
Release date: 1991-09-06
6.

An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

4.7
6.5/10 IMDB

Some time after the Mousekewitz's have settled in America, they find that they are still having problems with the threat of cats. That makes them eager to try another home out in the west, where they are promised that mice and cats live in peace. Unfortunately, the one making this claim is an oily con artist named Cat R. Waul who is intent on his own sinister plan.

Starring: Phillip Glasser, James Stewart, Erica Yohn, Cathy Cavadini, Nehemiah Persoff, Amy Irving, John Cleese, Dom DeLuise, Sherry Lynn, Mickie McGowan ..
Directed by: Phil Nibbelink, Simon Wells
Release date: 1991-11-21
7.

The Rocketeer

4.7
6.4/10 IMDB

Young pilot Cliff Secord stumbles on a top secret rocket-pack and with the help of his mechanic/mentor, he attempts to save his girl and stop the Nazis as 'The Rocketeer'.

Starring: Billy Campbell, Jennifer Connelly, Alan Arkin, Timothy Dalton, Paul Sorvino, Terry O'Quinn, Ed Lauter, James Handy, Jon Polito, William Sanderson ..
Directed by: Joe Johnston
Release date: 1991-06-21
8.

Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead

4.5
6.2/10 IMDB

Sue Ellen Crandell is a teenager eagerly awaiting her mother's summer-long absence. While the babysitter looks after her rambunctious younger siblings, Sue Ellen can party and have fun. But then the babysitter abruptly dies, leaving the Crandells short on cash. Sue Ellen finds a sweet job in fashion by lying about her age and experience on her résumé. But, while her siblings run wild, she discovers the downside of adulthood

Starring: Christina Applegate, Joanna Cassidy, Josh Charles, Keith Coogan, John Getz, Concetta Tomei, Christopher Pettiet, Danielle Harris, Robert Hy Gorman, Eda Reiss Merin ..
Directed by: Stephen Herek
Release date: 1991-06-07
9.

Drop Dead Fred

4.4
5.9/10 IMDB

When Elizabeth returns to her mother's home after her marriage breaks up, she recreates her imaginary childhood friend, Fred, to escape from the trauma of losing her husband and her job. In between the chaos and mayhem that Fred creates, Elizabeth attempts to win back her husband and return to normality.

Starring: Phoebe Cates, Rik Mayall, Marsha Mason, Tim Matheson, Carrie Fisher, Keith Charles, Ron Eldard, Michael Welker, Bridget Fonda ..
Directed by: Ate de Jong
Release date: 1991-04-19
10.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze

4.4
6.0/10 IMDB

The Turtles and the Shredder battle once again, this time for the last cannister of the ooze that created the Turtles, which Shredder wants to create an army of new mutants.

Starring: Paige Turco, David Warner, Michelan Sisti, Leif Tilden, Kenn Scott, Mark Caso, Kevin Clash, Ernie Reyes, Jr., François Chau, Toshishiro Obata ..
Directed by: Michael Pressman
Release date: 1991-03-22

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