Best Family Movies of 1994

1.

The Lion King

7.1
8.5/10 IMDB

A young lion prince is cast out of his pride by his cruel uncle, who claims he killed his father. While the uncle rules with an iron paw, the prince grows up beyond the Savannah, living by a philosophy: No worries for the rest of your days. But when his past comes to haunt him, the young prince must decide his fate: Will he remain an outcast or face his demons and become what he needs to be?

Starring: Matthew Broderick, Jonathan Taylor Thomas, James Earl Jones, Jeremy Irons, Moira Kelly, Niketa Calame, Ernie Sabella, Nathan Lane, Robert Guillaume, Rowan Atkinson ..
Directed by: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff
Release date: 1994-06-23
2.

The Santa Clause

5.3
6.5/10 IMDB

Scott Calvin is an ordinary man, who accidentally causes Santa Claus to fall from his roof on Christmas Eve and is knocked unconscious. When he and his young son finish Santa's trip and deliveries, they go to the North Pole, where Scott learns he must become the new Santa and convince those he loves that he is indeed, Father Christmas.

Starring: Tim Allen, Judge Reinhold, Wendy Crewson, David Krumholtz, Peter Boyle, Eric Lloyd, Paige Tamada, Larry Brandenburg, Jayne Eastwood, Kenny Vadas ..
Directed by: John Pasquin
Release date: 1994-11-10
3.

Miracle on 34th Street

4.8
6.5/10 IMDB

Six-year-old Susan Walker has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle—Santa Claus. Her mother told her the secret about Santa a long time ago, but, after meeting a special department store Santa who's convinced he's the real thing, Susan is given the most precious gift of all—something to believe in.

Starring: Mara Wilson, Richard Attenborough, Elizabeth Perkins, Dylan McDermott, J.T. Walsh, James Remar, Jane Leeves, Jennifer Morrison, Joss Ackland, Allison Janney ..
Directed by: Les Mayfield
Release date: 1994-11-18
4.

The Return of Jafar

4.8
5.9/10 IMDB

The evil Jafar escapes from the magic lamp as an all-powerful genie, ready to plot his revenge against Aladdin. From battling elusive villains atop winged horses, to dodging flames inside an exploding lava pit, it's up to Aladdin - with Princess Jasmine and the outrageously funny Genie by his side - to save the kingdom once and for all.

Starring: Scott Weinger, Linda Larkin, Jonathan Freeman, Gilbert Gottfried, Dan Castellaneta, Frank Welker, Val Bettin, Jason Alexander, Jeff Bennett, B. J. Ward ..
Directed by: Toby Shelton, Alan Zaslove, Tad Stones
Release date: 1994-12-15
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5.

Corrina, Corrina

4.7
6.6/10 IMDB

When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn. To help cope with looking after Molly, he hires sassy housekeeper Corrina Washington, who coaxes Molly out of her shell and shows father and daughter a whole new way of life. Manny and Corrina's friendship delights Molly and enrages the other townspeople.

Starring: Whoopi Goldberg, Ray Liotta, Tina Majorino, Joan Cusack, Larry Miller, Brent Spiner, Tommy Bertelsen, Lin Shaye, Don Ameche, Jenifer Lewis ..
Directed by: Jessie Nelson
Release date: 1994-08-12
6.

The Swan Princess

4.7
6.4/10 IMDB

The beautiful princess Odette is transformed into a swan by an evil sorcerer's spell. Held captive at an enchanted lake, she befriends Jean-Bob the frog, Speed the turtle and Puffin the bird. Despite their struggle to keep the princess safe, these good-natured creatures can do nothing about the sorcerer's spell, which can only be broken by a vow of everlasting love.

Starring: Michelle Nicastro, Howard McGillin, Jack Palance, John Cleese, Steven Wright, Sandy Duncan, Steve Vinovich, Mark Harelik, James Arrington, Joel McKinnon Miller ..
Directed by: Richard Rich
Release date: 1994-11-18
7.

The Little Rascals

4.7
6.3/10 IMDB

Spanky, Alfalfa, Buckwheat, and the other characters made famous in the Our Gang shorts of the 1920s and 1930s are brought back to life in this nostalgic children's comedy. When Alfalfa starts to question his devotion to the club's principles after falling for the beautiful nine-year old Darla, the rest of the gang sets out to keep them apart.

Starring: Bug Hall, Travis Tedford, Brittany Ashton Holmes, Whoopi Goldberg, Daryl Hannah, Mel Brooks, Ashley Olsen, Mary-Kate Olsen, Raven-Symoné, Donald Trump ..
Directed by: Penelope Spheeris
Release date: 1994-08-05
8.

Thumbelina

4.6
6.3/10 IMDB

The tiny girl meets a fairy prince who saves her from the creatures of the woods.

Starring: Jodi Benson, Gino Conforti, Barbara Cook, Gary Imhoff, Charo, Gilbert Gottfried, Carol Channing, Will Ryan, June Foray, Kenneth Mars ..
Directed by: Gary Goldman, Don Bluth
Release date: 1994-03-30
9.

The Pagemaster

4.6
6.1/10 IMDB

Tyler knows a lot about accidents. So much so, he is scared to do anything that might endanger him, like riding his bike, or climbing into his treehouse. While in an old library, he is mystically transported into the unknown world of books, and he has to try and get home again.

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Christopher Lloyd, Patrick Stewart, Whoopi Goldberg, Canan J. Howell, Alexis Kirschner, Jessica Kirschner, Guy Mansker, Brandon S. McKay, Ed Begley Jr. ..
Directed by: Joe Johnston, Maurice Hunt, Pixote Hunt
Release date: 1994-11-23
10.

Little Giants

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

When Danny O'Shea's daughter is cut from the Peewee football team just for being a girl, he decides to form his own team, composed of other ragtag players who were also cut. Can his team really learn enough to beat the elite team, coached by his brother, a former pro player?

Starring: Rick Moranis, Ed O'Neill, Devon Sawa, Shawna Waldron, Todd Bosley, Michael Zwiener, Danny Pritchett, Troy Simmons, Sam Horrigan, Joey Simmrin ..
Directed by: Duwayne Dunham
Release date: 1994-10-14

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