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If you’re looking for a bright idea for National Swap Ideas Day, pop in a movie for a family flick that’s all about swapping. From classics to modern remakes, read on for our favorite family movies that find the characters swapping bodies, ideas and more! And, if you’re not sure if the movie is appropriate for your kids, when possible we’ve linked to its rating and review from our friends at Common Sense Media–simply click on the movie title for the scoop.

  1. Freaky Friday (the 1976 original)
  1. Freaky Friday (the remake with Lindsay Lohan and Jamie Lee Curtis)
  1. The Parent Trap (the 2003 remake also featuring Lindsay Lohan)
  1. The Parent Trap (the charming 1961 original)
  1. Big
  1. 13 Going on 30
  1. 18 Again!
  1. It Takes Two
  1. Big Business
  1. The Shaggy Dog (the original from 1959)
  1. The Shaggy Dog (2006’s funny remake)
  1. The Prince and the Pauper
  1. Vice Versa
  1. 17 Again
  1. Wish Upon a Star
  1. Mrs. Doubtfire

What other movies with a swapping theme have we missed? Leave your feedback below and then tell us which movie from our list you’ll watch to celebrate National Swap Ideas Day.

photo: personal creations via flickr