Special Report

The Best G-Rated Movies Ever Made

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20. My Fair Lady
> Combined score: 2.67 — #408 highest out of 17,276
> Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White
> Domestic box office: $72.0 million
> Genre: Drama, Family, Musical

In this Oscar-winning musical, an erudite professor (Rex Harrison) wagers that he can transform a lowly flower girl (Audrey Hepburn) into proper lady. It’s one of numerous adaptations of the George Bernard Shaw play “Pygmalion,” which first hit the stage in 1913.

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19. Ratatouille
> Combined score: 2.68 — #391 highest out of 17,276
> Starring: Brad Garrett, Lou Romano, Patton Oswalt, Ian Holm
> Domestic box office: $206.4 million
> Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy

A rat named Remy (voiced by Patton Oswalt) possesses an incredible sniffer and some serious culinary skills in this Pixar hit. When he arrives in Paris, Remy secretly takes over cooking duties in the kitchen of a high-profile restaurant.

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18. The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
> Combined score: 2.68 — #387 highest out of 17,276
> Starring: Sebastian Cabot, Junius Matthews, Barbara Luddy, Howard Morris
> Domestic box office: No data available
> Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy

Follow beloved bear Winnie the Pooh through a series of misadventures in this animated anthology. In development for over a decade, it was the last film to involve Walt Disney himself.

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17. Captains Courageous
> Combined score: 2.68 — #385 highest out of 17,276
> Starring: Spencer Tracy, Freddie Bartholomew, Lionel Barrymore, Melvyn Douglas
> Domestic box office: No data available
> Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family

A spoiled brat (Freddie Bartholomew) falls overboard and gets rescued by a fishing schooner in this high-seas adventure, based on a novel by Rudyard Kipling. Spencer Tracy won an Oscar for his role as fisherman Manuel Fidello, who becomes a father figure to the young boy as the story progresses.

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16. Kiki’s Delivery Service
> Combined score: 2.68 — #371 highest out of 17,276
> Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Minami Takayama, Rei Sakuma, Kappei Yamaguchi
> Domestic box office: No data available
> Genre: Adventure, Animation, Drama

Animation icon Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli — which he co-founded — are behind this beloved adventure. Utilizing her training, a young witch arrives in a new city and soon puts her magical skills to clever use.