Top 19 underrated family movies from year 2003

01.
Peter Pan
113 min | 2003 |
6.8 (72938 votes)
|
9.17 (374 reviews)

The Darling family children receive a visit from Peter Pan, who takes them to Never Never Land where an ongoing war with the evil Pirate Captain Hook is taking place.

02.
Daddy Day Care
92 min | 2003 |
5.6 (68621 votes)
|
7.52 (118 reviews)

Two men named Charlie Hinton and Phil Ryerson get laid off and have to become stay-at-home fathers when they can't find jobs. This inspires them to open their own day care center.

03.
Brother Bear
85 min | 2003 |
6.8 (109793 votes)
|
8.71 (143 reviews)

When a young Inuit hunter needlessly kills a bear, he is magically changed into a bear himself as punishment with a talkative cub being his only guide to changing back.

04.
Freaky Friday
97 min | 2003 |
6.3 (137734 votes)
|
8.1 (234 reviews)

An overworked mother and her daughter do not get along. When they switch bodies, each is forced to adapt to the other's life for one freaky Friday.

05.
Secondhand Lions
109 min | 2003 |
7.5 (57609 votes)
|
9.03 (267 reviews)

A coming-of-age story about a shy, young boy sent by his irresponsible mother to spend the summer with his wealthy, eccentric uncles in Texas.

06.
What a Girl Wants
105 min | 2003 |
5.8 (63203 votes)
|
7.31 (180 reviews)

An American teenager learns that her father is a wealthy British politician running for office. Although she is eager to find him, she realizes it could cause a scandal and cost him the election.

07.
Kangaroo Jack
89 min | 2003 |
4.4 (31783 votes)
|
5.8 (154 reviews)

Two childhood friends, a New York hairstylist and a would-be musician, get caught up with the mob and are forced to deliver $50,000 to Australia, but things go haywire when the money is lost to a wild kangaroo.

08.
Spy Kids 3: Game Over
84 min | 2003 |
4.3 (60327 votes)
|
5.64 (152 reviews)

Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker. It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.

09.
Holes
117 min | 2003 |
7.0 (88391 votes)
|
8.22 (288 reviews)

A wrongfully convicted boy is sent to a brutal desert detention camp where he joins the job of digging holes for some mysterious reason.

10.
Agent Cody Banks
102 min | 2003 |
5.1 (35070 votes)
|
6.12 (88 reviews)

A government agent trains Cody Banks in the ways of covert operations that require younger participants.

11.
The Haunted Mansion
88 min | 2003 |
5.1 (48684 votes)
|
6.11 (166 reviews)

A realtor and his wife and children are summoned to a mansion, which they soon discover is haunted, and while they attempt to escape, he learns an important lesson about the family he has neglected.

12.
School of Rock
109 min | 2003 |
7.2 (302797 votes)
|
8.19 (433 reviews)

After being kicked out of his rock band, Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of an uptight elementary private school, only to try and turn his class into a rock band.

13.
The Lizzie McGuire Movie
94 min | 2003 |
5.5 (39664 votes)
|
6.31 (108 reviews)

Lizzie McGuire has graduated from middle school and takes a trip to Rome, Italy with her class. And what was supposed to be only a normal trip, becomes a teenager's dream come true.

14.
Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas
86 min | 2003 |
6.7 (54449 votes)
|
7.51 (89 reviews)

The sailor of legend is framed by the goddess Eris for the theft of the Book of Peace and must travel to her realm at the end of the world to retrieve it and save the life of his childhood friend Prince Proteus.

15.
Rugrats Go Wild
80 min | 2003 |
5.5 (8397 votes)
|
6.28 (37 reviews)

The Rugrats get tangled in an exotic adventure, where they're helped by the Thornberrys, a family that travels the world making nature documentaries.

16.
The Cat in the Hat
82 min | 2003 |
4.0 (82837 votes)
|
4.75 (532 reviews)

Two bored children have their lives turned upside down when a talking cat comes to visit them.

17.
Looney Tunes: Back in Action
91 min | 2003 |
5.8 (37551 votes)
|
6.47 (131 reviews)

The Looney Tunes search for a man's missing father and the mythical Blue Monkey diamond.

18.
Elf
97 min | 2003 |
7.0 (263565 votes)
|
7.47 (499 reviews)

Raised as an oversized elf, Buddy travels from the North Pole to New York City to meet his biological father, Walter Hobbs, who doesn't know he exists and is in desperate need of some Christmas spirit.

19.
Finding Nemo
100 min | 2003 |
8.2 (1029089 votes)
|
8.52 (837 reviews)

After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home.

Top 2 overrated family movies from year 2003

01.
The Jungle Book 2
72 min | 2003 |
5.3 (16449 votes)
|
4.37 (58 reviews)

Mowgli, missing the jungle and his old friends, runs away from the man village unaware of the danger he's in by going back to the wild.

02.
Cheaper by the Dozen
98 min | 2003 |
5.9 (102028 votes)
|
5.56 (213 reviews)

With his wife doing a book tour, a father of twelve must handle a new job and his unstable brood.