Best Family Movies of 1995

1.

Toy Story

6.8
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
2.

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
3.

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
4.

A Goofy Movie

5.6
6.8/10 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.

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 mom, Babe realizes 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
7.

Casper

5.2
6.1/10 IMDB

Furious that her late father only willed her his gloomy-looking mansion rather than his millions, Carrigan Crittenden is ready to burn the place to the ground when she discovers a map to a treasure hidden in the house. But when she enters the rickety mansion to seek her claim, she is frightened away by a wicked wave of ghosts. Determined to get her hands on this hidden fortune, she hires afterlife therapist Dr. James Harvey to exorcise the ghosts from the mansion. Harvey and his daughter Kat move in, and soon Kat meets Casper, the ghost of a young boy who's "the friendliest ghost you know." But not so friendly are Casper's uncles--Stretch, Fatso and Stinkie--who are determined to drive all "fleshies" away.

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
8.

Now and Then

4.9
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
9.

The Cure

4.7
7.7/10 IMDB

Dexter, age 11, who has AIDS, and his next door neighbor Eric, a little older and much bigger, become best friends. Eric also becomes closer to Dexter's mother than to his own, who is neglectful and bigoted and violently forbids their friendship upon learning of it. Dexter and Erik start the journey to find "The Cure" they had read about in the local newspaper.

Starring: Brad Renfro, Joseph Mazzello, Annabella Sciorra, Nicky Katt, Diana Scarwid, Aeryk Egan, Peter Moore ..
Directed by: Peter Horton
Release date: 1995-04-21
10.

Heavyweights

4.7
6.7/10 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

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