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.

X-Men: Volume 1, Episodes 1-8 (1992)

Director: Various

A fondly remembered treatment of Marvel's classic super-hero team. This series from the early 1990s brought cutting-edge animation and design to Satur... Read more

X-Men: Volume 1, Episodes 9-16 (1992)

Director: Various

In a world that hates and fears them, several mutants (humans who are born with unique powers and abilities) have banded together to fight the hatred,... Read more

Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)

Director: Barry Levinson
Starring: Nicholas Rowe, Alan Cox, Sophie Ward

Aka "Young Sherlock Holmes and the Pyramid of Fear", "Pyramid of Fear". Steven Spielberg produced this stylish and very entertaining mystery adventure... Read more

Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)

Director: Raja Gosnell
Starring: Dennis Quaid, Rene Russo, Rip Torn, Linda Hunt, Danielle Panabaker, Sean Faris,...

Dennis Quaid plays navy officer Frank Beardsley, a man raising his eight kids alone after his wife passed away. When he meets up with old friend Rene... Read more

Zathura (2001)

Director: Jon Favreau
Starring: Jonah Bobo, Josh Hutcherson, Tim Robbins, Kristen Stewart, Dax Shepard, Voice Of...

When two brothers start playing an old board game they found in the basement, a roll of the dice catapults them - and their house - into outer space,... Read more

Zoom: Academy for Superheroes (2006)

Director: Peter Hewitt
Starring: Tim Allen, Courteney Cox, Kate Mara, Chevy Chase, Spencer Breslin, Kevin Zegers,...

Apathetic, former superhero Captain Zoom (Tim Allen) is called out of retirement to train four unlikely kids with superpowers, who basically have to s... Read more

Zootopia (2016)

Director: Byron Howard
Starring: Bonnie Hunt, Tommy Chong, Jason Bateman, Alan Tudyk, Idris Elba, Ginnifer Goodwi...

The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other. Comprised of habitat neighborhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, i... Read more