Children's & Family Theatre

Enjoy your journey down the yellow brick road and into the wondrous world of family films. Children's and family-oriented films are often suitable for all age groups, and cover a wide range of genre categories (comedy, adventure, fantasy, musicals, etc.). There are several category choices with something to entertain the little ones or the whole darn family. For the younger ones click on 'Pre-School Entertainment' in green on the left. 'Disney Animation', 'Family Animation' and 'Classic Animation' can be accessed via the 'Animation' link further up the menu. Pictured: 'The Wizard of Oz', one of the best-loved family films of all time.

Antboy (2013)

Starring: Nicolas Bro, Marcuz Jess Petersen

12-year-old Pelle is bitten by an ant and develops superpowers. Aided by comic book nerd Wilhelm, Pelle creates a secret identity as superhero Antboy.... Read more

Antz (1998)

Director: Eric Darnell, Tim Johnson
Starring: Voices Of, Woody Allen, Sharon Stone, Gene Hackman, Sylvester Stallone

In an ant colony a neurotic worker named Z (voiced by Woody Allen) sets out to, with the help of his soldier buddy Weaver (Sylvester Stallone) prove h... Read more

Aquamarine (2006)

Director: Elizabeth Allen
Starring: Emma Roberts, Joanna 'Jojo" Levesque, Sara Paxton, Jake McDorman, Arielle Kebbel...

Claire and Hailey are best buddies facing imminent separation when Claire's mother accepts a marine biology job in Australia. However their problems... Read more

Arabian Adventure (1979)

Director: Kevin Connor
Starring: Christopher Lee, Milo O'Shea, Oliver Tobias

The title says it all; colourful enough to entertain the children with plenty of special effects and Cameo performances to intrigue the older viewers... Read more

Archie's Funhouse: The Complete Series (1970)


Archie and the gang are some of the most memorable comic book characters ever created, and each generation is drawn to the lovable teenagers. Here the... Read more

Arctic Tale (2007)

Starring: Narrated by, Queen Latifah

This documentary follows two mothers - a walrus and her calf, and a polar bear and her cubs - in the amazing Arctic landscape as they struggle to rais... Read more

Around the World with Timon and Pumbaa (1995)

Starring: Timon, Pumbaa

"The Lion King's" favourite comedy team return to star in their own outrageous adventures around the world. Follow wisecracking meercat Timon and his... Read more

Arthur and the Invisibles (2006)

Director: Luc Besson
Starring: Chazz Palminteri, David Bowie, Emilio Estevez, Harvey Keitel, Madonna , Mia Farr...

French director Luc Besson adapted his own children's book, Arthur and the Minimoys, for this vivid, imagination-feulled family film starring Freddie... Read more

Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard (2009)

Director: Luc Besson
Starring: Lou Reed, Mia Farrow, Freddie Highmore, Snoop Dogg, Selena Gomez, Will I Am, Sta...

Arthur (Freddie Highmore) is thrilled. Tonight sees the end of the moon's tenth cycle and he will at last be able to return to the land of the Minamoy... Read more

Arthur Christmas (2011)

Director: Barry Cook, Sarah Smith
Starring: Hugh Laurie, Imelda Staunton, Jim Broadbent, Bill Nighy, James McAvoy, Ashley Je...

In this humorous computer-animated adventure from Aardman, multiple generations of Santas figure in the hijinks surrounding the family's job of delive... Read more