Keyword: children's book

Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!

Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! (2008)

Rated: G Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 03/13/2008
An imaginative elephant named Horton hears a faint cry for help coming from a tiny speck of dust floating through the air. Although Horton doesn't know it yet, that speck houses an entire city named Who-ville, inhabited by the microscopic Whos, led by the Mayor. Despite being ridiculed and threatened by his neighbors, who think he has lost his mind, Horton is determined to save the...
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)

Rated: PG Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 07/14/2005
Most nights in the Bucket home, dinner is a watered-down bowl of cabbage soup, which young Charlie gladly shares with his mother and father and both pairs of grandparents. Every night, the last thing Charlie sees from his window is Willy Wonka's great factory, and he drifts off to sleep dreaming about what might be inside. For nearly fifteen years, no one has seen a single worker going in or...
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/09/2014
Eleven-year-old Alexander experiences the most terrible and horrible day of his young life. But when Alexander tells his upbeat family about the misadventures of his disastrous day, he finds little sympathy and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him. He soon learns that he's not alone when his mom, dad, brother and sister all find themselves living through their own terrible, horrible...
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

Rated: PG Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 11/16/2000
The curmudgeonly recluse Grinch, who hates Christmas, becomes annoyed with the out-of-control Christmas festivities in Whoville, the town lying below his cave dwelling on Mt. Crumpit. But after the Grinch conspires to deprive the Who's of their favorite holiday by sneaking into town on Christmas eve to steal everything associated with the holiday, he learns that the spirit of Christmas goes much...
Secret World of Arrietty

The Secret World of Arrietty (2012)

Rated: G Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 02/16/2012
Residing quietly beneath the floorboards are little people who live undetected in a secret world to be discovered, where the smallest may stand tallest of all. Arrietty, a tiny, but tenacious 14-year-old, lives with her parents in the recesses of a suburban garden home, unbeknownst to the homeowner and her housekeeper. Like all little people, Arrietty (AIR-ee-ett-ee) remains hidden from view...
Fantastic Mr. Fox

The Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)

Rated: PG Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 11/12/2009
Mr. and Mrs. Fox live an idyllic home life with their son Ash and visiting young nephew Kristofferson. But after twelve years of quiet domesticity, the bucolic existence proves too much for Mr. Fox's wild animal instincts. Soon he slips back into his old ways as a sneaky chicken thief and in doing so, endangers not only his beloved family, but the whole animal community. Trapped underground...

The Jungle Book (Disney) (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/08/2015
Winnie the Pooh

Winnie the Pooh (2011)

Rated: G Runtime: 69 minutes Release date: 07/14/2011
In this original movie, Winnie the Pooh, the beloved bear, and his silly but steadfast friends are reunited for a new adventure. When sad, old Eeyore loses his tail, Owl sends the whole gang - Pooh, Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Kanga, and Roo - on a wild journey to help Eeyore and save Christopher Robin from the mysterious Backson.
Paddington

Paddington (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/11/2014
A young bear in Peru has always dreamed about seeing England. He stows away on a ship and finds himself lost in London's Paddington Station, where he's taken in by the kindly Brown family. Now, armed with only a coat and a suitcase far too small to actually fit everything he manages to cram inside, the little bear in the big hat must brave the thrills and pitfalls of big city life while evading...
Matilda

Matilda (1996)

Rated: PG Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 08/01/1996
Matilda is an extraordinary girl, a child of wondrous intelligence. Unfortunately, her neglectful and deeply stupid parents, Harry and Zinnia Wormwood, are too wrapped up in their own lives to care, or even to notice, that their daughter is a budding genius, in love with books and with learning. When the Wormwoods finally grant Matilda's wish to attend school, they bundle her off to Crunchem Hall...
Believe in Me

Believe in Me (1970)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 12/31/1970
When children's book editor Pamela and hospital intern Remy meet in New York, they fall for each other and move in together. Pamela is initially shocked to find Remy using speed, but he convinces her that it is not addictive. Remy's increasing drug use leads to the loss of his job and a debt to his dealer, and Pamela's brother urges her to leave him, but instead she quits her job to help him and...
Fantastic Fear Of Everything

A Fantastic Fear Of Everything (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
Jack is a children's author turned crime novelist whose detailed research into the lives of Victorian serial killers has turned him into a paranoid wreck, persecuted by an irrational fear of being murdered. When Jack is thrown a life-line by his long-suffering agent, and a mysterious Hollywood executive takes a sudden and inexplicable interest in Jack's script, what should be his "big break"...

How the Grinch Stole Christmas (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 26 minutes Release date: N/A

Risto Räppääjä ja viileä Venla (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/09/2012
Serena Rapper and Lennart Lindberg decide to go on a vacation and Fanny Freezer comes to take care of Ricky and Nelly Nuudelipää. Ricky gets a fancy new bike in consolation. Unfortunately, the new bike disappears inexplicably. This launches a wild adventure in which all key characters mysteriously cross paths.

Risto Rappaaja (2008)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/14/2008
Klara

Klara (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/25/2010
Klara and her mother move to a small town after Klara's parents get a divorce. Klara feels alienated and has a hard time making friends. Most of the girls in her class go horse-back riding, so she joins the riding school to fit in. In order not to reveal that she's a beginner, Klara is forced to lie but before she knows it is signed up for a big riding competition. Her salvation comes in the form...
Cool Kids Don't Cry

Cool Kids Don't Cry (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/15/2012
Tough school girl Akkie loves soccer and can be a real bully. Love is nothing she deems important. When she is diagnosed with Leukemia, she has to fight for her life. Akkie learns to allow love to enter her life that will help her to develop real courage.

Das Haus der Krokodile (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/21/2012
Eleven-year old Viktor lives with his parents in an old, spooky mansion. When the parents travel for a few days and he is left alone with his sister, he discovers an old stuffed toy that resembles a crocodile. Shortly thereafter, he starts seeing shadows moving and finds an old journal that used to belong to his cousin who died under mysterious circumstances.

Sams im Glück (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/28/2012
Sams is a little creature with carrot-colored hair who instills confidence in shy people and whose blue freckles make wishes come true. Mr. Taschenbier, Sams' host and adoptive "father" for the past ten years, realizes he is, in fact, becoming more and more like his young, red-haired friend. The transformation will only stop if Sams goes away and disappears from Taschenbier's memory forever.

Home (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 56 minutes Release date: N/A

Hanni und Nanni 2 (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/16/2012
Hanni and Nanni, two twins at a girl's boarding school, are excited when the new semester begins: one of the new students is supposed to be a real princess. On top of this, they meet the nephew of Mademoiselle Bertoux, a young and very handsome looking guy who turns the heads of every girl at their school. These events are overshadowed by worries about their parents who are thinking of divorce.
Jungle Book

The Jungle Book (2013)

Rated: G Runtime: 62 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
There's trouble in the jungle, and as usual, Mowgli and Mani are at the center of it all! While they enjoy their time drumming away at logs in the jungle, Shere Khan plots to put an end to the noise. Meanwhile, Tabaqui is stuck in a well, Appu gets lost, and there's something fishy going on at the Cold Lair Will Mowgli escape the clutches of the evil Shere Khan, and manage to still have time to...
The Little Ghost

The Little Ghost (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/25/2013
The Little Ghost lives in the castle of Eulenstein and awakens each night, for precisely one hour, after the clock strikes midnight. Despite the warnings of a friend, the ghost longs to see the world by daylight, just once. After the ghost has a chance meeting in the castle with friends Karl, Hannes and Sophie, the ghost wakes up the next day to discover that it is noon. Joy turns to dismay...

Punk Farm (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 0 Release date: N/A
Dir: David Silverman
With: N/A