Family Movie Night

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Looking for a way to entertain the family this Easter holidays? Why not head down to your local library and check out the wonderful selection of DVDs & Blu-rays!

Now that the weather is cooling down and the chocolate bunnies are hitting the shelves, it’s the perfect time to snuggle up and watch a film. We’ve picked some of our favourite family films to help you out.

SDC_2356230_2017-09-11--00-15-18 Moana | PG | 2016

Moana is an epic adventure about a spirited teen who sets sail on a daring mission to save her people. Along the way, Moana (Auli’i Cravalho) meets the once mighty demigod Maui (Dwayne Johnson) and together they cross the ocean on a fun-filled, action-packed voyage.moana

 

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Peter Rabbit | PG | 2017

Peter Rabbit, the mischievous and adventurous hero who has captivated generations of readers, now takes on the starring role of his own cute, contemporary comedy with attitude. In the film, Peter’s feud with Mr McGregor (Domhnall Gleeson) escalates to greater heights than ever before as they rival for the affections of the warm-hearted animal lover who lives next door (Rose Byrne).

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SDC_2362442_2018-03-3--00-15-02Paddington 2 | G | 2017

This much-anticipated sequel finds Paddington happily settled with the Brown family in Windsor Gardens. While searching for the perfect present for his beloved Aunt Lucy’s 100th birthday, Paddington spots a unique pop-up book in Mr Gruber’s antique shop and embarks upon a series of odd jobs to buy it. But when the book is stolen, it’s up to Paddington and the browns to unmask the thief…paddington2

SDC_2363045_2018-01-2--00-15-37Ferdinand | G | 2017

Ferdinand is a giant bull with a big heart. He is mistaken for a dangerous beast and is captured and torn from his home and family. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team for the ultimate adventure. Set in Spain, Ferdinand proves you can’t judge a bull by its cover.

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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle | PG | 2017

Four high school kids discover an old video game console and are drawn into the game’s jungle setting, literally becoming the adult avatars they chose. What they discover is that you don’t just play Jumanji – you must survive it.
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SDC_2365303_2018-17-2--00-15-04Coco | PG | 2017

Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colourful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector, and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history.coco_quote2

SDC_2305639_2015-10-12--09-58-49Inside Out | PG | 2015

Based in Headquarters, the control centre of 11-year-old Riley’s mind, five emotions are hard at work, led by light-hearted optimist Joy. She strives to make sure Riley stays happy as she operates alongside fellow emotions Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness. It’s “an instant classic”, raves Richard Roeper, Chicago Sun-Times.

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Beauty and the Beast | PG | 2017

The story and characters you know and love come to spectacular life in the live-action adaptation of Disney’s animated classic Beauty and the Beast, a cinematic event celebrating one of the most beloved tales ever told.

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SDC_2381612_2018-08-9--00-15-10Hotel Transylvania 3 | PG | 2018

Join your favorite monster family as they embark on a vacation on a luxury monster cruise ship so Drac can take a summer vacation from providing everyone else’s vacation at the hotel. It’s smooth sailing until the dream vacation turns into a nightmare when Mavis realizes Drac has fallen for the mysterious captain of the ship, Ericka, who hides a dangerous secret that could destroy all of monsterkind.
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