Choosing a great kid's movie is easy: just pop on something animated or funny and young viewers will have their minds blown. Finding a film to watch with a tween, however, requires a deft balance: Pick something that veers too young and you'll be accused of being out of touch. Go too mature and you risk either boring them to death and sending them scrambling for their phones.
To help you with your family movie-night selection, we've rounded up a collection of surefire hits for the tween set, from '80s blockbusters and teen comedies to more mature Disney fare and even a few historical dramas. Don't worry, in typical adolescent fashion, there's plenty of drama, juicy crushes and adventure to go around.
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