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.

Amazonia (2013)

Director: Thierry Ragobert

After a plane crash, Sai, a capuchin monkey born and raised in captivity, finds himself alone and lost in the wilderness of the Amazon jungle. Unprepa... Read more

American Black Beauty (2005)

Director: Richard Gabai
Starring: Dean Stockwell, Danielle Keaton, Peter Jason

An American update to the classic tale with a young girl (Danielle Keaton) sent to live on a farm with a foster family after her father is killed in a... Read more

An American Tail (1986)

Director: Don Bluth
Starring: Dom DeLuise, Christopher Plummer, Will Ryan

Steven Spielberg executive produced this animated heart-tugger about a family of Russian-Jewish mice that become separated on their way to America. Di... Read more

An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991)

Director: Phil Nibbelink, Simon Wells

This animated feature follows immigrant Fievel the mouse and his family on a trek to the American west. James Stewart and John Cleese provide voices. Read more

An Angel For May (2002)

Director: Harley Cokliss
Starring: Matthew Beard, Charlotte Wakefield, Julie Cox, Tom Wilkinson, Anna Massey, Angel...

A troubled schoolboy is transported back to war-time England after he stumbles on a door through time in an old Yorkshire farmhouse. He meets a kindl... Read more

An Avonlea Christmas (1998)

Director: Stefan Scaini
Starring: Jackie Burroughs, Lally Cadeau, Zachary Bennett

In this continuation of the 'Road to Avonlea', the King family prepare for their traditiional Christmas dinner. Their gathering is marred by the news... Read more

Anastasia (1997)

Director: Don Bluth, Gary Goldman
Starring: Meg Ryan, John Cusack, Voices Of, Kelsey Grammer

This elaborate animated musical tells the tale of Nicholas and Alexandra's daughter, who supposedly survived in Russia in 1917 only to reappear in Par... Read more

Angela Anaconda: Touched by an Angel-a (1999)


My name is Angela. On the surface I am pretty much an average 8-year-old with too many freckles, but in fact I am much more special and imaginative th... Read more

Animaniacs: Volume 1 (1993)

Director: Various
Starring: (Voices of) , Nancy Cartwright, Maurice LeMarche

Producer Steven Spielberg drew on the rich history of Hollywood (especially the legendary Warner Brothers studio) to create this award-winning cartoon... Read more

Anne of Avonlea (1975)

Starring: Christopher Blake, Nicholas Lyndhurst

The continuing adventures of Anne Shirley in the town of Avonlea on Prince Edward Island and at Kingsport in Nova Scotia. Read more