Top 24 underrated family movies from year 2012

01.
Foodfight!
91 min | 2012 |
1.3 (10967 votes)
|
2.95 (154 reviews)

The evil Brand X joins a supermarket that becomes a city after closing time.

02.
The Three Stooges
92 min | 2012 |
5.1 (31737 votes)
|
6.52 (206 reviews)

While trying to save their childhood orphanage, Moe, Larry and Curly inadvertently stumble into a murder plot and wind up starring in a reality television show.

03.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
94 min | 2012 |
6.3 (26019 votes)
|
7.42 (56 reviews)

School's out. Summer vacation is on. However, Greg may not have the best summer vacation ever. What could go wrong?

04.
OMG: Oh My God!
125 min | 2012 |
8.1 (51389 votes)
|
9.22 (139 reviews)

A shopkeeper takes God to court when his shop is destroyed by an earthquake.

05.
Rise of the Guardians
97 min | 2012 |
7.2 (173663 votes)
|
8.24 (218 reviews)

When the evil spirit Pitch launches an assault on Earth, the Immortal Guardians team up to protect the innocence of children all around the world.

06.
Wreck-It Ralph
101 min | 2012 |
7.7 (417492 votes)
|
8.62 (452 reviews)

A video game villain wants to be a hero and sets out to fulfill his dream, but his quest brings havoc to the whole arcade where he lives.

07.
English Vinglish
134 min | 2012 |
7.8 (36371 votes)
|
8.59 (118 reviews)

A quiet, sweet tempered housewife endures small slights from her well-educated husband and daughter every day because of her inability to speak and understand English.

08.
Ernest & Celestine
80 min | 2012 |
7.8 (20460 votes)
|
8.54 (54 reviews)

The story of an unlikely friendship between a bear, Ernest, and a young mouse named Celestine.

09.
Wolf Children
117 min | 2012 |
8.1 (44552 votes)
|
8.71 (109 reviews)

After her werewolf lover unexpectedly dies in an accident while hunting for food for their children, a young woman must find ways to raise the werewolf son and daughter that she had with him while keeping their trait hidden from society.

10.
ParaNorman
92 min | 2012 |
7.0 (101987 votes)
|
7.5 (207 reviews)

A misunderstood boy takes on ghosts, zombies and grown-ups to save his town from a centuries-old curse.

11.
Tad: The Lost Explorer
92 min | 2012 |
5.9 (8174 votes)
|
6.34 (32 reviews)

Construction worker Tad wants to be a famous archaeologist. He gets a chance to look for a lost Inca city in Peru, where the gold was hidden. He meets the professor's cute daughter/assistant. Villains chase them.

12.
The Pirates! Band of Misfits
88 min | 2012 |
6.7 (48359 votes)
|
7.14 (108 reviews)

Pirate Captain sets out on a mission to defeat his rivals Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz for the Pirate of the year Award. The quest takes Captain and his crew from the shores of Blood Island to the foggy streets of Victorian London.

13.
Escape from Planet Earth
89 min | 2012 |
5.8 (25792 votes)
|
6.07 (58 reviews)

Astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap when he responds to an SOS from a notoriously dangerous alien planet.

14.
Solang ich lebe - Jab Tak Hai Jaan
176 min | 2012 |
6.7 (51050 votes)
|
6.96 (303 reviews)

A woman is made to realize that her prayers and sacrifice to save her boyfriend's life may have led him to a fate worse than death.

15.
Big Miracle
107 min | 2012 |
6.5 (19734 votes)
|
6.7 (75 reviews)

In small-town Alaska, a news reporter recruits his Greenpeace-volunteer ex-girlfriend on a campaign to save a family of gray whales trapped by rapidly-forming ice in the Arctic Circle.

16.
Frankenweenie
87 min | 2012 |
6.9 (106894 votes)
|
7.03 (182 reviews)

When a boy's beloved dog passes away suddenly, he attempts to bring the animal back to life through a powerful science experiment.

17.
Mirror Mirror
106 min | 2012 |
5.6 (87813 votes)
|
5.72 (219 reviews)

An evil queen steals control of a kingdom and an exiled princess enlists the help of seven resourceful rebels to win back her birthright.

18.
Ustad Hotel
151 min | 2012 |
8.2 (11601 votes)
|
8.3 (46 reviews)

Faisi wants to go to UK to become a professional chef but circumstances force him to assist his grandfather in a small restaurant in Kozhikode city, changing his outlook on life forever.

19.
The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure
88 min | 2012 |
1.7 (15328 votes)
|
1.76 (94 reviews)

The Oogieloves, Goobie, Zoozie, and Toofie, set out to find five magical balloons that will make their good friend Schluufy's surprise birthday party extra special.

20.
Brave
93 min | 2012 |
7.1 (406914 votes)
|
7.07 (514 reviews)

Determined to make her own path in life, Princess Merida defies a custom that brings chaos to her kingdom. Granted one wish, Merida must rely on her bravery and her archery skills to undo a beastly curse.

21.
Passion
102 min | 2012 |
5.3 (23113 votes)
|
5.26 (104 reviews)

The rivalry between the manipulative boss of an advertising agency and her talented protégée escalates from stealing credit to public humiliation to murder.

22.
Parental Guidance
105 min | 2012 |
6.0 (25976 votes)
|
5.85 (127 reviews)

Artie and Diane agree to look after their three grandkids when their type-A helicopter parents need to leave town for work. Problems arise when the kids' 21st-century behavior collides with Artie and Diane's old-school methods.

23.
Chinese Zodiac
109 min | 2012 |
6.0 (23038 votes)
|
5.84 (68 reviews)

A man searches the world for a set of mystic artifacts. The twelve bronze heads of the animals from the Chinese zodiac.

24.
The Lorax
86 min | 2012 |
6.4 (112047 votes)
|
6.16 (264 reviews)

A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.

Top 6 overrated family movies from year 2012

01.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
169 min | 2012 |
7.8 (810794 votes)
|
6.77 (1430 reviews)

A reluctant Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, sets out to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of dwarves to reclaim their mountain home, and the gold within it from the dragon Smaug.

02.
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island
94 min | 2012 |
5.7 (104002 votes)
|
4.93 (203 reviews)

Sean Anderson partners with his mom's husband on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.

03.
Ice Age: Continental Drift
88 min | 2012 |
6.5 (207876 votes)
|
6.05 (156 reviews)

Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they explore a new world.

04.
The Odd Life of Timothy Green
105 min | 2012 |
6.6 (46988 votes)
|
6.17 (128 reviews)

A childless couple bury a box in their backyard, containing all of their wishes for an infant. Soon, a child is born, though Timothy Green is not all that he appears.

05.
Hotel Transylvania
91 min | 2012 |
7.0 (252447 votes)
|
6.68 (239 reviews)

Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count's teenaged daughter.

06.
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
93 min | 2012 |
6.8 (180007 votes)
|
6.5 (202 reviews)

The Madagascar animals join a struggling European circus to get back to New York, but find themselves being pursued by a psychotic animal control officer.