Best Family Movies of 1995

1.

Jumanji

6.0
7.0/10 IMDB

When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for freedom is to finish the game, which proves risky as all three find themselves running from giant rhinoceroses, evil monkeys and other terrifying creatures.

Starring: Robin Williams, Jonathan Hyde, Kirsten Dunst, Bradley Pierce, Bonnie Hunt, Bebe Neuwirth, David Alan Grier, Patricia Clarkson, Adam Hann-Byrd, Laura Bell Bundy ..
Directed by: Joe Johnston
Release date: 1995-12-15
2.

Balto

5.9
7.1/10 IMDB

An outcast half-wolf risks his life to prevent a deadly epidemic from ravaging Nome, Alaska.

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Bob Hoskins, Bridget Fonda, Jim Cummings, Phil Collins, Juliette Brewer, Jack Angel, Danny Mann, Robbie Rist, Sandra Dickinson ..
Directed by: Simon Wells
Release date: 1995-12-22
3.

Pocahontas

5.8
6.7/10 IMDB

Pocahontas, daughter of a Native American tribe chief, falls in love with an English soldier as colonists invade 17th century Virginia.

Starring: Irene Bedard, Mel Gibson, David Ogden Stiers, John Kassir, Russell Means, Christian Bale, Judy Kuhn, Linda Hunt, Danny Mann, Billy Connolly ..
Directed by: Mike Gabriel, Eric Goldberg
Release date: 1995-06-14
4.

A Goofy Movie

5.7
6.9/10 IMDB

Though Goofy always means well, his amiable cluelessness and klutzy pratfalls regularly embarrass his awkward adolescent son, Max. When Max's lighthearted prank on his high-school principal finally gets his longtime crush, Roxanne, to notice him, he asks her on a date. Max's trouble at school convinces Goofy that he and the boy need to bond over a cross-country fishing trip like the one he took with his dad when he was Max's age, which throws a kink in his son's plans to impress Roxanne.

Starring: Bill Farmer, Jason Marsden, Rob Paulsen, Jim Cummings, Kellie Martin, Kevin Lima, Jenna von Oy, Joey Lawrence, Julie Brown, Wayne Allwine ..
Directed by: Kevin Lima, Paul Brizzi
Release date: 1995-04-07
5.

A Close Shave

5.6
8.1/10 IMDB

Wallace falls in love with wool-shop owner Wendolene, not suspecting that she (or rather, her dog) is at the head of a fiendish sheep-rustling plot. Gromit is set up and jailed, but his new-found sheepish friend is determined to give Wallace a helping hand in finding out the real truth.

Starring: Peter Sallis, Anne Reid, Peter Hawkins, Justin Fletcher ..
Directed by: Nick Park
Release date: 1995-04-10
6.

A Little Princess

5.5
7.7/10 IMDB

When her father enlists to fight for the British in WWI, young Sara Crewe goes to New York to attend the same boarding school her late mother attended. She soon clashes with the severe headmistress, Miss Minchin, who attempts to stifle Sara's creativity and sense of self- worth.

Starring: Liesel Matthews, Eleanor Bron, Liam Cunningham, Rusty Schwimmer, Vanessa Lee Chester, Rachael Bella, Camilla Belle, Kelsey Mulrooney, Lauren Blumenfeld, Vincent Schiavelli ..
Directed by: Alfonso CuarĂ³n
Release date: 1995-05-10
7.

Babe

5.4
6.8/10 IMDB

Babe is a little pig who doesn't quite know his place in the world. With a bunch of odd friends, like Ferdinand the duck who thinks he is a rooster and Fly the dog he calls mum, Babe realises that he has the makings to become the greatest sheep pig of all time, and Farmer Hogget knows it. With the help of the sheep dogs, Babe learns that a pig can be anything that he wants to be.

Starring: Christine Cavanaugh, Miriam Margolyes, Danny Mann, Hugo Weaving, Miriam Flynn, James Cromwell, Russi Taylor, Evelyn Krape, Michael Edward-Stevens, Charles Bartlett ..
Directed by: Chris Noonan
Release date: 1995-07-18
8.

Casper

5.2
6.1/10 IMDB

Casper is a kind young ghost who peacefully haunts a mansion in Maine. When specialist James Harvey arrives to communicate with Casper and his fellow spirits, he brings along his teenage daughter, Kat. Casper quickly falls in love with Kat, but their budding relationship is complicated not only by his transparent state, but also by his troublemaking apparition uncles and their mischievous antics.

Starring: Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman, Devon Sawa, Cathy Moriarty, Eric Idle, Joe Nipote, Joe Alaskey, Brad Garrett, Garette Ratliff Henson, Jessica Wesson ..
Directed by: Brad Silberling
Release date: 1995-05-26
9.

Mr. Holland's Opus

5.2
7.3/10 IMDB

In 1965, passionate musician Glenn Holland takes a day job as a high school music teacher, convinced it's just a small obstacle on the road to his true calling: writing a historic opus. As the decades roll by with the composition unwritten but generations of students inspired through his teaching, Holland must redefine his life's purpose.

Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Glenne Headly, Jay Thomas, Olympia Dukakis, William H. Macy, Alicia Witt, Nicholas John Renner, Joseph Anderson, Anthony Natale, Jean Louisa Kelly ..
Directed by: Stephen Herek
Release date: 1995-12-29
10.

Now and Then

5.0
6.8/10 IMDB

Waxing nostalgic about the bittersweet passage from childhood to puberty in this tender coming-of-age tale, four childhood girlfriends -- Teeny, Chrissy, Samantha and Roberta -- recall the magical summer of 1970. During their walk down memory lane, they reconcile experiences with boys, secrets, bullies and more.

Starring: Christina Ricci, Thora Birch, Gaby Hoffmann, Rosie O'Donnell, Melanie Griffith, Demi Moore, Rita Wilson, Cloris Leachman, Janeane Garofalo, Hank Azaria ..
Directed by: Lesli Linka Glatter
Release date: 1995-10-20

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