Looking for some great DVDs to keep the kids entertained over the Easter holidays?
Here are the latest family movie DVDs due for release in the lead up to Easter 2017 - out on Blu-ray, DVD and to download.
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Fantastic Beasts, the first Harry Potter spin-off movie from J.K. Rowling, is set in 1920’s New York where a peculiar wizard by the name of Newt Scamander has just arrived to meet with an important official at the Magical Congress of the USA.
He is carrying with him a suitcase filled with magical creatures. Starring Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Colin Farrell, Carmen Ejogo and Jon Voight.
From Walt Disney comes Moana, a spirited teenager who sails out on a daring mission to prove herself a master wayfinder and fulfill her ancestors’ unfinished quest. During her journey, Moana meets the once-mighty demi-god Maui, and together, they traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous fiery creatures and impossible odds.
With the voices of Auli’i Cravalho and Dwayne Johnson.
Set in 1879 in Paris. Félicie is a young orphan from Brittany who has only one passion: dance. With her best friend Victor, who wants to become a great inventor, they come up with a madcap scheme to escape their orphanage for Paris.
When Felice arrives, she auditions for the Opera de Paris; She’s up against girls with bags of money and years of practice – but she has a passion for dance that they never will.
Starring Elle Fanning, Dane DeHaan, Maddie Ziegler and Carly Rae Jepsen
Doctor Stephen Strange, an ill-tempered and self-centred neurosurgeon whose professional life is ruined when his hands are severely damaged in a car crash and he is left unable to operate. He sets out to find a cure and encounters the Ancient One (Tilda Swinton), who has the power to restore his hands and tutor him and others in the magic arts, in the hope of producing the next Sorcerer Supreme.
But soon he must put his new-found powers to good use as the sudden arrival of corrupted sorcerer Kaecilius spreads terror throughout the city of New York. Starring Benedict Cumberpatch, Tilda Swinton, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Mads Mikkelsen)
Almost Christmas (12A)
The festive story of a beloved patriarch who asks his family for one gift this holiday season: to get along. If they can honour that wish and spend five days under the same roof without killing one another, it will be a Christmas miracle.
Starring Kimberly Elise, Omar Epps, Danny Glover, Romany Malco, Mo’Nique.
New releases for Spring 2017 Trolls, Storks, Miss Peregrines's Home For Peculiar Children and Kubo and the Two Strings - Out on Blu-ray, DVD and Download.
About the Author: Jacqui O'Brien is the Editor of eParenting.