Top 29 underrated family movies from year 2005

01.
Racing Stripes
102 min | 2005 |
5.2 (17269 votes)
|
7.63 (71 reviews)

An abandoned zebra grows up believing he is a racehorse, and, with the help of his barnyard friends and a teenage girl, sets out to achieve his dream of racing with thoroughbreds.

02.
Dreamer
106 min | 2005 |
6.8 (13260 votes)
|
8.6 (109 reviews)

Cale Crane catalyzes the rescue and rehabilitation of Sonador, a race horse with a broken leg.

03.
The Nativity Story
101 min | 2005 |
6.8 (11652 votes)
|
8.46 (199 reviews)

A drama that focuses on the period in Mary and Joseph's life where they journeyed to Bethlehem for the birth of Jesus.

04.
Little Manhattan
90 min | 2005 |
7.4 (23793 votes)
|
8.99 (84 reviews)

A 10-year-old boy and an 11-year-old girl find love in New York City.

05.
Herbie Fully Loaded
101 min | 2005 |
4.9 (47950 votes)
|
6.42 (168 reviews)

Maggie Peyton, the new owner of Herbie, Number 53, the free-wheelin' Volkswagen bug with a mind of its own, puts the car through its paces on the road to becoming a NASCAR competitor.

06.
Because of Winn-Dixie
106 min | 2005 |
6.3 (11711 votes)
|
7.82 (86 reviews)

A mischievous dog befriends a lonely young girl in a new town and helps her make new friends.

07.
Sky High
100 min | 2005 |
6.3 (87138 votes)
|
7.8 (242 reviews)

Set in an era where superheroes are commonly known and accepted, young William Stronghold, the son of the Commander and Jetstream, tries to find a balance between being a normal teenager and an extraordinary being.

08.
Nanny McPhee
97 min | 2005 |
6.6 (76455 votes)
|
8.04 (190 reviews)

A governess uses magic to rein in the behavior of seven ne'er-do-well children in her charge.

09.
Ice Princess
98 min | 2005 |
6.0 (27252 votes)
|
7.23 (85 reviews)

With the help of her coach, her mom, and the boy who drives the Zamboni machine, nothing can stop Casey (Trachtenberg) from realizing her dream to be a champion figure skater.

10.
Son of the Mask
94 min | 2005 |
2.2 (56243 votes)
|
3.35 (254 reviews)

Tim Avery, an aspiring cartoonist, finds himself in a predicament when his dog stumbles upon the mask of Loki. Then after conceiving an infant son "born of the mask", he discovers just how looney child raising can be.

11.
The Pacifier
95 min | 2005 |
5.6 (94320 votes)
|
6.74 (201 reviews)

Having recovered from wounds received in a failed rescue operation, Navy SEAL Shane Wolfe is handed a new assignment: Protect the five Plummer kids from enemies of their recently deceased father -- a government scientist whose top-secret experiment remains in the kids' house.

12.
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
85 min | 2005 |
7.5 (135118 votes)
|
8.63 (317 reviews)

Wallace and his loyal dog, Gromit, set out to discover the mystery behind the garden sabotage that plagues their village and threatens the annual giant vegetable growing contest.

13.
An Unfinished Life
108 min | 2005 |
7.0 (31212 votes)
|
8.02 (160 reviews)

Desperate to provide care for her daughter, down-on-her-luck Jean moves in with her father in-law from whom she is estranged. Through time, they learn to forgive each other and heal old wounds.

14.
Hoodwinked
80 min | 2005 |
6.5 (61613 votes)
|
7.51 (262 reviews)

Little Red Riding Hood, the Wolf, the Woodsman, and Granny all tell the police the events that led up to their encounter.

15.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
143 min | 2005 |
6.9 (394304 votes)
|
7.8 (1556 reviews)

Four kids travel through a wardrobe to the land of Narnia and learn of their destiny to free it with the guidance of a mystical lion.

16.
Robots
91 min | 2005 |
6.4 (146305 votes)
|
7.19 (226 reviews)

In a robot world, a young idealistic inventor travels to the big city to join his inspiration's company, only to find himself opposing its sinister new management.

17.
My Father and My Son
112 min | 2005 |
8.2 (86293 votes)
|
8.9 (129 reviews)

The family of a left-wing journalist is torn apart after the military coup of Turkey in 1980.

18.
Cheaper by the Dozen 2
94 min | 2005 |
5.5 (58956 votes)
|
6.07 (127 reviews)

The Bakers find themselves competing with a rival family of eight children while on vacation.

19.
Are We There Yet?
95 min | 2005 |
4.7 (32232 votes)
|
5.2 (165 reviews)

To impress a foxy divorcee, ladies' man Nick offers to take her kids on an extended road trip, unaware of the torture he's in for.

20.
Corpse Bride
77 min | 2005 |
7.3 (268611 votes)
|
7.77 (524 reviews)

When a shy groom practices his wedding vows in the inadvertent presence of a deceased young woman, she rises from the grave assuming he has married her.

21.
Fantastic Four
106 min | 2005 |
5.7 (328528 votes)
|
6.11 (1002 reviews)

A group of astronauts gain superpowers after a cosmic radiation exposure and must use them to oppose the plans of their enemy, Doctor Victor Von Doom.

22.
Rebound
86 min | 2005 |
5.1 (13090 votes)
|
5.46 (38 reviews)

An acclaimed college basketball coach is demoted to a junior varsity team after a public meltdown.

23.
Zathura: A Space Adventure
101 min | 2005 |
6.2 (104193 votes)
|
6.42 (237 reviews)

Two young brothers are drawn into an intergalactic adventure when their house is hurled through the depths of space by the magical board game they are playing.

24.
Valiant
76 min | 2005 |
5.5 (22955 votes)
|
5.68 (77 reviews)

At the height of World War II, a tiny wood pigeon enlists in the elite Royal Homing Pigeon Service to serve Britain, as the fearsome General Von Talon (Tim Curry) and his deadly squadron of falcons patrol the English Channel. Is he a war-hero in the making?

25.
Madagascar
86 min | 2005 |
6.9 (399274 votes)
|
7.08 (422 reviews)

A group of animals who have spent all their life in a New York zoo end up in the jungles of Madagascar, and must adjust to living in the wild.

26.
Kicking & Screaming
95 min | 2005 |
5.6 (38365 votes)
|
5.66 (124 reviews)

Family man Phil Weston, a lifelong victim of his father's competitive nature, takes on the coaching duties of a kids' soccer team, and soon finds that he's also taking on his father's dysfunctional way of relating.

27.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
115 min | 2005 |
6.7 (473982 votes)
|
6.66 (1376 reviews)

A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.

28.
Yours, Mine & Ours
88 min | 2005 |
5.4 (28573 votes)
|
5.22 (115 reviews)

A widowed Coast Guard Admiral and a widowed handbag designer fall in love and marry, much to the dismay of his 8 and her 10 children.

29.
The Perfect Man
100 min | 2005 |
5.4 (30562 votes)
|
5.18 (98 reviews)

A lonely mother begins receiving romantic e-mails from a secret admirer, unaware that this perfect man is really a creation of her daughter who is trying to cheer her up.

Top 2 overrated family movies from year 2005

01.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
157 min | 2005 |
7.7 (615338 votes)
|
6.72 (1964 reviews)

Harry Potter finds himself competing in a hazardous tournament between rival schools of magic, but he is distracted by recurring nightmares.

02.
Chicken Little
81 min | 2005 |
5.7 (92571 votes)
|
5.01 (294 reviews)

After ruining his reputation with the town, a courageous chicken must come to the rescue of his fellow citizens when aliens start an invasion.