Best Family Movies of 1995


Toy Story

8.3/10 IMDB

Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from their owner, the duo eventually learns to put aside their differences.

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles, Jim Varney, Wallace Shawn, John Ratzenberger, Annie Potts, John Morris, Erik von Detten, Laurie Metcalf ..
Directed by: John Lasseter
Release date: 1995-10-30


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


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


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

A Goofy Movie

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

A Close Shave

8.1/10 IMDB

Wallace's whirlwind romance with the proprietor of the local wool shop puts his head in a spin, and Gromit is framed for sheep-rustling in a fiendish criminal plot.

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

The Cure

7.7/10 IMDB

Erik, a loner, finds a friend in Dexter, an eleven-year-old boy with AIDS. They vow to find a cure for AIDS together and save Dexter's life in an eventful summer.

Starring: Brad Renfro, Joseph Mazzello, Annabella Sciorra, Nicky Katt, Diana Scarwid, Aeryk Egan, Peter Moore, Bruce Davison, Renée Humphrey ..
Directed by: Peter Horton
Release date: 1995-04-21

A Little Princess

7.6/10 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 Cuarón
Release date: 1995-05-10


6.9/10 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


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

Mr. Holland's Opus

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

Now and Then

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


6.6/10 IMDB

Camp Hope is a summer retreat for overweight boys run by a kindly couple who make the campers feel comfortable with their extra pounds. But when tyrannical fitness guru Tony buys the camp, he puts the kids on a cruel regimen that goes too far. Sick of the endless weeks of "all work and no play," the kids stage a coup and reclaim their summer of fun.

Starring: Ben Stiller, Aaron Schwartz, Kenan Thompson, Jerry Stiller, Anne Meara, Tom McGowan, Paul Feig, Shaun Weiss, Tim Blake Nelson, Jeffrey Tambor ..
Directed by: Steven Brill
Release date: 1995-02-17

Major Payne

6.2/10 IMDB

Major Benson Winifred Payne is being discharged from the Marines. Payne is a killin' machine, but the wars of the world are no longer fought on the battlefield. A career Marine, he has no idea what to do as a civilian, so his commander finds him a job - commanding officer of a local school's JROTC program, a bunch of ragtag losers with no hope.

Starring: Damon Wayans, Orlando Brown, Michael Ironside, Karyn Parsons, Steven Martini, Chris Owen, Joseph Blaire, Leonard L. Thomas, Andrew Leeds, Damien Dante Wayans ..
Directed by: Nick Castle
Release date: 1995-03-24

The Grass Harp

6.9/10 IMDB

Based on the novel by Truman Capote, this often-witty coming-of-age drama looks at a young man growing up with an unusual family in the Deep South in the 1940s. Becoming an orphan in 1935, Collin moves to his dad's cousins Verena and Dolly. Verena is a rich, bossy businesswoman. Dolly, Collin and the maid revolt, moving to a tree house.

Starring: Piper Laurie, Sissy Spacek, Walter Matthau, Edward Furlong, Nell Carter, Jack Lemmon, Mary Steenburgen, Sean Patrick Flanery, Joe Don Baker, Charles Durning ..
Directed by: Charles Matthau
Release date: 1995-09-10

It Takes Two

5.9/10 IMDB

Identical 9-year-olds from very different backgrounds: orphaned Amanda and wealthy Alyssa meet at summer camp and decide to switch places -- and play matchmaker between Alyssa's dad, Roger, and the kind social worker who cares for Amanda.

Starring: Kirstie Alley, Steve Guttenberg, Ashley Olsen, Mary-Kate Olsen, Jane Sibbett, Philip Bosco, Michelle Grisom, Desmond Robertson, Tiny Mills, Shanelle Henry ..
Directed by: Andy Tennant
Release date: 1995-11-17

Father of the Bride Part II

6.0/10 IMDB

Just when George Banks has recovered from his daughter's wedding, he receives the news that she's pregnant ... and that George's wife is expecting too. He was planning on selling their home, but that's a plan that—like George—will have to change with the arrival of both a grandchild and a kid of his own.

Starring: Steve Martin, Diane Keaton, Martin Short, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, George Newbern, Kieran Culkin, BD Wong, Peter Michael Goetz, Kate McGregor-Stewart, Jane Adams ..
Directed by: Charles Shyer
Release date: 1995-12-08

The Indian in the Cupboard

6.0/10 IMDB

A nine-year-old boy gets a plastic Indian and a cupboard for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life and befriends him.

Starring: Hal Scardino, Litefoot, Lindsay Crouse, Richard Jenkins, Rishi Bhat, Steve Coogan, David Keith, Sakina Jaffrey, Vincent Kartheiser, Nestor Serrano ..
Directed by: Frank Oz
Release date: 1995-07-14

The Brady Bunch Movie

6.2/10 IMDB

The original '70s TV family is now placed in the 1990s, where they're even more square and out of place than ever.

Starring: Shelley Long, Gary Cole, Christine Taylor, Christopher Daniel Barnes, Jennifer Elise Cox, Paul Sutera, Olivia Hack, Jesse Lee Soffer, Henriette Mantel, David Graf ..
Directed by: Betty Thomas
Release date: 1995-02-16


6.6/10 IMDB

Workaholic Thomas Johnson dies in an auto accident and comes back to life as a dog. Remembering some of who he was, he returns to his wife and son to protect them from the man who caused his accident. But, as time goes by, he remembers more of his life, and realizes he wasn't such a good husband and father.

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Matthew Modine, Nancy Travis, Eric Stoltz, Max Pomeranc, Ron Perlman, Jon Polito, Bill Cobbs, Federico Pacifici, Clarinda Ross ..
Directed by: Carlo Carlei
Release date: 1995-06-02
Best Family Movies of 1995 : The Best Bits of Mr. Bean

The Best Bits of Mr. Bean

8.3/10 IMDB

Mr. Bean and Teddy venture into the loft to look for an umbrella and uncover items from past experiences, like the time Mr. Bean had to dress himself on the way to the dentist, or the time he fell asleep in church or when the Christmas turkey wound up on his head and even the time a tank crushed his Mini.

Starring: Rowan Atkinson ..
Release date: 1995-12-15
Best Family Movies of 1995 : The Haunted Mask

The Haunted Mask

8.2/10 IMDB

Carly Beth is a scared little girl, who wants so desperately to be scary. For this Halloween, Carly Beth seeks to frighten her classmates, by wearing a disturbing mask she bought at a costume store. But along her night of fright, Carly Beth finds the mask has fused with her face, and turned her into a monster.

Starring: R.L. Stine, Kathryn Long, Amos Crawley, Ryder Britton, Colin Fox, Kathryn Short, Anne Marie DeLuise, Brenda Bazinet, Cody Jones ..
Directed by: Timothy Bond
Release date: 1995-10-27

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

5.2/10 IMDB

Six incredible teens out-maneuver and defeat evil everywhere as the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, but this time the Power Rangers may have met their match when they face off with Ivan Ooze, the most sinister monster the galaxy has ever seen.

Starring: Amy Jo Johnson, Jason David Frank, David Yost, Johnny Yong Bosch, Steve Cardenas, Karan Ashley, Paul Schrier, Jason Narvy, Paul Freeman, Gabrielle Fitzpatrick ..
Directed by: Bryan Spicer
Release date: 1995-06-30

Tom and Huck

5.5/10 IMDB

A mischievous young boy, Tom Sawyer, witnesses a murder by the deadly Injun Joe. Tom becomes friends with Huckleberry Finn, a boy with no future and no family. Tom has to choose between honoring a friendship or honoring an oath because the town alcoholic is accused of the murder. Tom and Huck go through several adventures trying to retrieve evidence.

Starring: Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Brad Renfro, Rachael Leigh Cook, Michael McShane, Amy Wright, Eric Schweig, Tamara Mello, Ike Eisenmann, Charles Rocket, Marian Seldes ..
Directed by: Peter Hewitt
Release date: 1995-12-22

Gold Diggers: The Secret of Bear Mountain

6.0/10 IMDB

Two teen girls, one from the city, one from the country, try to find the hidden gold of Bear Mountain learning about friendship, loyalty and courage on the way.

Starring: Christina Ricci, Anna Chlumsky, Polly Draper, Brian Kerwin, Diana Scarwid, David Keith, Gillian Barber, Ashleigh Aston Moore, Jewel Staite, Amy Kirk ..
Directed by: Kevin James Dobson
Release date: 1995-11-03

Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home

5.0/10 IMDB

Jesse becomes reunited with Willy three years after the whale's jump to freedom as the teenager tries to rescue the killer whale and other orcas from an oil spill.

Starring: Jason James Richter, Michael Madsen, Jayne Atkinson, August Schellenberg, Mary Kate Schellhardt, Francis Capra, Mykelti Williamson, Elizabeth Peña, Jon Tenney, M. Emmet Walsh ..
Directed by: Dwight H. Little
Release date: 1995-07-19
Best Family Movies of 1995 : The Wind in the Willows

The Wind in the Willows

7.4/10 IMDB

Kenneth Grahame's literary classic about an enchanting world along the Riverbank has delighted readers for nearly a century. Now, this enduring beloved tale comes to life in this beautifully animated feature film from the producers of "The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends" and "The Snowman".

Starring: Alan Bennett, Michael Palin, Michael Gambon, Rik Mayall, Vanessa Redgrave, James Villiers, Emma Chambers, Judy Cornwell, Enn Reitel, David Sinclair ..
Directed by: Dave Unwin, Dennis Abey
Release date: 1995-12-24

The Big Green

5.5/10 IMDB

In a depressed Texas town, British foreign exchange teacher Anna attempts to inject some life into her hopeless kids by introducing them to soccer. They're terrible at first, but Anna and her football-hero assistant whip them into shape. As they work overtime, the pair help kids build their self-esteem and also get involved in solving family squabbles.

Starring: Steve Guttenberg, Olivia d'Abo, Jay O. Sanders, John Terry, Bug Hall, Jessica Robertson, Patrick Renna, Billy L. Sullivan, Chauncey Leopardi, Jordan Brower ..
Directed by: Holly Goldberg Sloan
Release date: 1995-09-29
Best Family Movies of 1995 : Carrotblanca


7.1/10 IMDB

A re-telling of "Casablanca" starring Bugs Bunny and the Looney Tunes cast.

Starring: Joe Alaskey, Bob Bergen, Greg Burson, Maurice LaMarche, Tress MacNeille ..
Directed by: Douglas McCarthy
Release date: 1995-08-25

The Land Before Time III: The Time of the Great Giving

5.6/10 IMDB

Littlefoot and his young friends Cera, Ducky and Spike are being harassed by a group of older dinosaurs led by Hyp. When a meteorite strikes nearby, it causes a drought. The resulting scarcity of resources creates animosity among the different species in the Great Valley. Littlefoot and his crew resolve to venture forth to find a solution - as does Hyp and his gang. Will the groups learn to cooperate, or will their rivalry destroy them?

Starring: Scott McAfee, Candace Hutson, Heather Hogan, Jeff Bennett, Rob Paulsen, John Ingle, Linda Gary, Whit Hertford, Nicholas Guest, Tress MacNeille ..
Directed by: Roy Allen Smith
Release date: 1995-03-16


5.6/10 IMDB

A inept courier realises he has been used by criminals to deliver money. On the run from both the criminals and police, he poses as a Scout leader and leads a scout group on a hike through the mountains.

Starring: Daniel Stern, Jon Polito, Brad Sullivan, Ann Dowd, Anthony Heald, Tom Wood, Blake Bashoff, Corey Carrier, Michael Galeota, Max Goldblatt ..
Directed by: Greg Beeman
Release date: 1995-08-04


6.7/10 IMDB

Angus is a large, pathetic 14 year old whose thoughts are most often filled with the image of one Melissa Lefevre. Angus is shy and thinks that he has no chance of ever 'getting' her. Being especially uncool, he is incredibly surprised (along with the rest of the school) that he is chosen to dance with her at the Winter Ball. The only one not surprised is the cool-kid who set him up to fail, but Angus' best friend is going to help him win the heart of Melissa by developing a new look for him

Starring: Perry Anzilotti, Kathy Bates, Robert Curtis Brown, Kevin Connolly, Tony Denman, Yvette Freeman, George C. Scott, James Van Der Beek, Rita Moreno, Irvin Kershner ..
Directed by: Patrick Read Johnson
Release date: 1995-09-15
Best Family Movies of 1995 : The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Spooky Tooth

The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Spooky Tooth

8.1/10 IMDB

Set in Flossmore Valley and Egypt, Timmy, Brushbrush and Bubbles visit the pyramids on their official pyramid investigation business as they explore the pyramid of King Tooth Uncommon.

Starring: Kevin Carlson ..
Release date: 1995-05-22

Three Wishes

6.1/10 IMDB

While Jane Holman is driving with her two sons, she accidentally runs into a drifter, Jack McCloud, who breaks his leg. Being responsible, Jane invites Jack, and his dog, to stay at her home until his leg has healed. Jack struggles to adapt their lifestyle, and finds himself loved by the family.

Starring: Patrick Swayze, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Joseph Mazzello, David Marshall Grant, Jay O. Sanders, Michael O'Keefe, John Diehl, Diane Venora, Brock Pierce, David Hart ..
Directed by: Martha Coolidge
Release date: 1995-10-27

Unstrung Heroes

6.7/10 IMDB

Steven Lidz, unhappy with his home life since his mother became sick, moves in with his two eccentric uncles. As Steven grows closer to his uncles, he learns how to cope with his emotions and to value his own uniqueness.

Starring: Andie MacDowell, John Turturro, Michael Richards, Nathan Watt, Maury Chaykin, Anne De Salvo, Celia Weston, Jack McGee, Candice Azzara, Kendra Krull ..
Directed by: Diane Keaton
Release date: 1995-09-15
Best Family Movies of 1995 : Goosebumps: Return of the Mummy

Goosebumps: Return of the Mummy

6.3/10 IMDB

While visiting his uncle and cousin in Egypt, Gabe inadvertently brings a mummified prince back from the dead.

Starring: Daniel DeSanto, Annick Obonsawin, Elias Zarou, Peter Jarvis, Afrah Gouda ..
Directed by: John Bell
Release date: 1995-12-22
Best Family Movies of 1995 : Mickey's Fun Songs: Beach Party at Walt Disney World

Mickey's Fun Songs: Beach Party at Walt Disney World

8.3/10 IMDB

Sing, dance, and play along with Mickey and the gang in fun-filled musical adventures! It's easy as you read the on-screen lyrics to favorite kid songs! In BEACH PARTY AT WALT DISNEY WORLD, Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Goofy, Tigger, and The Sing-Along Kids hit the waves and have a ball at Blizzard Beach, Typhoon Lagoon, Shark Reef, and more. What a cool place to have oceans of fun!

Starring: Wayne Allwine, Tony Anselmo, Bill Farmer, Russi Taylor, Tress MacNeille, Corey Burton, Jim Cummings, Jodi Benson, Cam Clarke, Linda Larkin ..
Directed by: Gary Halvorson
Release date: 1995-01-01

Man of the House

5.2/10 IMDB

Ben Archer is not happy. His mother, Sandy, has just met a man, and it looks like things are pretty serious. Driven by a fear of abandonment, Ben tries anything and everything to ruin the "love bubble" which surrounds his mom. However, after Ben and Jack's experiences in the Indian Guides, the two become much closer.

Starring: Farrah Fawcett, Chevy Chase, Jonathan Taylor Thomas, George Wendt, David Shiner, Art LaFleur, Richard Portnow, Richard Foronjy, Peter Appel, Chief Leonard George ..
Directed by: James Orr
Release date: 1995-03-03
Best Family Movies of 1995 : Goosebumps: Welcome to Camp Nightmare

Goosebumps: Welcome to Camp Nightmare

7.3/10 IMDB

The summer camp of Billy's dreams is turning out to be a total nightmare. The food stinks. The counselors are weird. And who or what is this vicious beast everyone calls "Sabre"? Things are getting worse by the minute! So why doesn't Uncle Al, the camp director, seem worried? Does the mystery of the Forbidden Bunk have something to do with Billy's fellow campers disappearing one by one? Either way Billy has had it! He is determined to find out what is going on before it is too late.

Starring: Kaj-Erik Eriksen, Chris Benson, Jeffrey Akomah, Ken Mundy, Benjamin Plener, Paul Brogren, David Roemmele, Sarah Mitchell, Greg Kramer, Gil Garratt ..
Directed by: Ron Oliver
Release date: 1995-11-17
Best Family Movies of 1995 : The Forgotten Toys

The Forgotten Toys

7.6/10 IMDB

A festive tale about two lost toys searching for a new home.

Starring: Joanna Lumley, Bob Hoskins, Andrew Sachs, Shelley Thompson ..
Directed by: Graham Ralph
Release date: 1995-01-01
Best Family Movies of 1995 : A Horse for Danny

A Horse for Danny

6.1/10 IMDB

Danny is a smart little girl. She lives at the track where her uncle is a horse trainer. She knows her uncle needs just one great horse to make his name.

Starring: Leelee Sobieski, Robert Urich, Ron Brice, Gary Basaraba, Erik Jensen, Ed Bruce, Karen Carlson, Brian Michael, Ed Grady, Randal Patrick ..
Directed by: Dick Lowry
Release date: 1995-04-08


5.9/10 IMDB

In hot water with the mob over an unpaid debt, a con man poses as a family friend in an affluent Pennsylvania suburb.

Starring: Sinbad, Phil Hartman, Jeffrey Jones, Kim Greist, Mason Adams, Chauncey Leopardi, Kim Murphy, Tony Longo, Talia Seider, Paul Ben-Victor ..
Directed by: Randall Miller
Release date: 1995-01-06

Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog

6.3/10 IMDB

Teenager Angus adopts a stray dog and names him Yellow. Several days later, while travelling along the coast of British Columbia with Angus's father, John, the boy and dog become stranded when turbulent waters capsize their boat. Angus's parents relentlessly badger rescue teams. Angus, schooled by his father in wilderness survival skills, and assisted by the intelligent Yellow Dog, tries to attract rescuers.

Starring: Mimi Rogers, Jesse Bradford, Bruce Davison, Tom Bower, Joel Palmer, Dakotah, Josh Wannamaker, Margot Finley, Matthew Bennett, St. Clair McColl ..
Directed by: Phillip Borsos
Release date: 1995-01-13

Operation Dumbo Drop

5.2/10 IMDB

Five Green Berets stationed in Vietnam in 1968 grudgingly undertake the mission of a lifetime -- to secretly transport an 8,000-pound elephant through 200 miles of rough jungle terrain. High jinks prevail when Capt. Sam Cahill promises the Montagnard villagers of Dak Nhe that he'll replace their prized elephant in time for an important ritual. But for Capt. T.C. Doyle, the mission becomes a jumbo-sized headache!

Starring: Danny Glover, Ray Liotta, Denis Leary, Doug E. Doug, Corin Nemec, Dinh Thien Le, Tchéky Karyo, Hoang Ly, Vo Trung Anh, Marshall Bell ..
Directed by: Simon Wincer
Release date: 1995-07-28

Two Bits

6.1/10 IMDB

It's a hot summer day in 1933 in South Philly, where 12-year old Gennaro lives with his widowed mom and his ailing grandpa, who sits outside holding tight to his last quarter, which he's promised to Gennaro and which Gennaro would like to have to buy a ticket to the plush new movie theater. But grandpa's not ready to pass on the quarter or pass on to his final reward: he has some unfinished business with a woman from his past, and he enlists Gennaro to act as his emissary.

Starring: Jerry Barone, Al Pacino, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Joe Grifasi, Geoff Pierson, Patrick Borriello, Andy Romano, Donna Mitchell, Mary Testa, Joey Perillo ..
Directed by: James Foley
Release date: 1995-10-22

Tall Tale

5.9/10 IMDB

A young boy draws on the inspiration of legendary western characters to find the strength to fight an evil land baron in the old west who wants to steal his family's farm and destroy their idyllic community. When Daniel Hackett sees his father Jonas gravely wounded by the villainous Stiles, his first urge is for his family to flee the danger, and give up their life on a farm which Daniel has come to despise anyway. Going alone to a lake to try to decide what to do, he falls asleep on a boat and wakes to find himself in the wild west, in the company of such "tall tale" legends as Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan, John Henry and Calamity Jane. Together, they battle the same villains Daniel is facing in his "real" world, ending with a heroic confrontation in which the boy stands up to Stiles and his henchmen, and rallies his neighbors to fight back against land grabbers who want to destroy their town.

Starring: Patrick Swayze, Oliver Platt, Roger Aaron Brown, Nick Stahl, Scott Glenn, Stephen Lang, Jared Harris, Catherine O'Hara, Burgess Meredith, Scott Wilson ..
Directed by: Jeremiah S. Chechik
Release date: 1995-03-24


6.1/10 IMDB

The adventures of Golden Retriever pup Napoleon and his friend, the parrot Birdo Lucci.

Starring: Jamie Croft, Philip Quest, Susan Lyons, Coralie Sawade, Catherine Lambert, Blythe Danner, Philip Quast, Carole Skinner, Brenton Whittle, Anne-Louise Lambert ..
Directed by: Mario Andreacchio
Release date: 1995-06-30

The Amazing Panda Adventure

5.7/10 IMDB

Far from home in the lush bamboo forests of China, ten-year-old Ryan Tyler, with the help of a young girl, goes on a wonderful journey to rescue a baby panda taken by poachers.

Starring: Stephen Lang, Ryan Slater, Ding Yi, Brian Wagner, Isabella Hofmann, Lang Ping, Wang Fei, Zhou Jian Zhong, Yao Er Ga, O Mi Jia Can ..
Directed by: Christopher Cain
Release date: 1995-08-25

Freaky Friday

5.8/10 IMDB

Fun-loving Annabelle Andrews and her uptight mother, Ellen, have a hard time getting along with each other. One Friday the 13th, they both wear magical necklaces that make them switch bodies for the day.

Starring: Shelley Long, Gaby Hoffmann, Catlin Adams, Sandra Bernhard, Andrew Bilgore, John Dunbar, Drew Carey, Carol Kane, Kevin Krakower, Taylor Negron ..
Directed by: Melanie Mayron
Release date: 1995-05-06
Best Family Movies of 1995 : Escape to Witch Mountain

Escape to Witch Mountain

6.2/10 IMDB

The tale of two orphan twins with special powers who go looking for their origins. The two are hindered by an avaricious tycoon who only wants to exploit their abilities.

Starring: Robert Vaughn, Elisabeth Moss, Erik von Detten, Sam Horrigan, Lynne Moody, Perrey Reeves, Lauren Tom, Vincent Schiavelli, Henry Gibson, Bobby Motown ..
Directed by: Peter Rader
Release date: 1995-04-29

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