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Oz The Great and Powerful Movie Screening

Oz, the Great and Powerful – Movie Review

March 11th, 2013

  Everyone knows the age-old story of the Wizard of Oz, but do you know what happened before Dorothy showed up? Do you know how the wizard came to the land of Oz? I had no idea until I watched Oz, the Great and Powerful. If you’ve seen any commercials or Oz, the Great and…

Escape From Planet Earth Movie Review

February 25th, 2013

Have you seen Escape from Planet Earth yet with your kids?   About Escape From Planet Earth The 3D animated family comedy catapults moviegoers to planet Baab where admired astronaut Scorch Supernova (Brendan Fraser) is a national hero to the blue alien population. A master of daring rescues, Scorch pulls off astonishing feats with the…

The Jungle Book The Movie: Rumble in the Jungle – Movie Review

February 11th, 2013

Have you been watching the new Jungle Book series on Disney XD? If you grew up with the Jungle Book, you might recognize some of your favorite characters. Mowgli – The Man Cub Baloo – The Mentor Bagheera – The powerful and playful pal Kaa the Python – The cranky and wise jungle friend Shere…

Sneak Peek Look at Superbowl XLVII Commercials

February 1st, 2013

Are you a Superbowl watcher? Or are you like me only in it for the commercials?   This week I started getting emails with YouTube clips of commercials to air during the Superbowl this Sunday. I thought it might be fun to share with you. Here they are in no particular order.   The Lone…

The Hobbit – An 11 Year Old’s Review – Movie Review

January 14th, 2013

Recently, I read The Hobbit with my school’s book and movie club and loved it. This weekend our club went to see the movie. I was so excited! The Hobbit was a great movie. Anyone my age and older that likes action, adventure, and fantasy creatures would enjoy The Hobbit. I liked that the director of…

The Oogieloves in The Big Balloon Adventure Movie Review

September 10th, 2012

A guest post from Trish Adkins, writer, christian, yoga teacher, mother to two miracles: one a brain tumor survivor, and publisher of Yoke.   We are always on the look out for wholesome, adorable movies for our children. Both my girls have vivid imaginations and sensitive hearts, so sometimes even Disney is too dramatic for…

My Friend Bernard: Helping Kids Everywhere Conquer Their Fears – Movie Review

September 10th, 2012

Sam is a shy boy who is afraid of almost everything, from those strange shadows in his room at night to the small dog in his neighborhood. Everything just seems too scary for him! Then, one day Sam meets Bernard, a polar bear who isn’t afraid of anything. Bernard takes Sam on an epic adventure…

Freddy Frogface: Heroes Come In All Sizes – Movie Review

August 27th, 2012

  Being small doesn´t make life easy for little ten-year-old Victor and his friends, who not only have to face a world full of stern grown-ups but also the town bully Freddy Frogface. When a circus comes to the sleepy little town, Victor is thrilled at having the chance to perform in a talent show…

Tooth Fairy 2 – Family Movie Review

August 27th, 2012

  Redbox has been the new family treat. My children and I go grocery shopping and if they are good they get to choose a movie. This week they picked Tooth Fairy 2, we have Tooth Fairy the first movie at home, so we decided to give this a shot.   About Tooth Fairy 2…

Smitty Everyone Needs A Friendly Paw – Movie Review

August 20th, 2012

  Over the last few weeks we have shared movie reviews of some great family films available from Redbox and Phase4 Films. Friday nights have been filled with movie nights at our house, I pick out three movies and let the kids pick one. I was thrilled when they chose to watch Smitty this week….