Category Archives: Family

The Secret Life of Pets

Comedy Family In Limbo


Rating: PG
Runtime: 90 minutes
Director: Yarrow Cheney, Chris Renaud (Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2)
Cast: Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Jenny Slate, Lake Bell, Ellie Kemper, Albert Brooks
Theatrical Release: July 8, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin sets out on an animated adventure through New York City with some four-legged buddies in The Secret Life of Pets.


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The BFG

Action / Thriller Family Fantasy In Limbo


Rating: PG
Runtime: 117 minutes
Director: Steven Spielberg (E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Bridge of Spies)
Cast: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill
Theatrical Release: July 1, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin journeys to a magical (and dangerous) world of giants with Steven Spielberg’s The BFG.


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Finding Dory

Comedy Family In Limbo


Rating: PG
Runtime: 97 minutes
Director: Angus MacLane, Andrew Stanton (Finding Nemo, WALL•E)
Cast: Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Hayden Rolence, Ed O’Neill, Ty Burrell, Kaitlin Olson, Diane Keaton, Eugene Levy
Theatrical Release: June 17, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin returns to the sea for Pixar’s Finding Dory.


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Alice Through the Looking Glass

Family Fantasy On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG
Runtime: 113 minutes
Director: James Bobin (The Muppets, Muppets Most Wanted)
Cast: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Sacha Baron Cohen, Anne Hathaway
Theatrical Release: May 27, 2016
Blu-ray Release: October 18, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin returns to Wonderland with Disney’s Alice Through the Looking Glass.


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The Jungle Book

Action / Thriller Family On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG
Runtime: 105 minutes
Director: Jon Favreau (Zathura, Iron Man)
Cast: Neel Sethi, Ben Kingsley, Bill Murray, Idris Elba, Christopher Walken, Lupita Nyong’o, Scarlett Johansson
Theatrical Release: April 15, 2016
Blu-ray Release: August 30, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin goes on a new adventure with Mowgli in Disney’s The Jungle Book.


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Zootopia

Family On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG
Runtime: 108 minutes
Director: Byron Howard (Tangled), Rich Moore (Wreck-It Ralph), Jared Bush
Cast: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba, Jenny Slate, Nate Torrence
Theatrical Release: March 4, 2016
Blu-ray Release: June 7, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin solves crime with a bunny cop in Disney’s Zootopia.


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The Good Dinosaur

Family In Limbo On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG
Runtime: 100 minutes
Director: Peter Sohn
Cast: Raymond Ochoa, Jeffrey Wright, Frances McDormand, Sam Elliot, Steve Zahn
Theatrical Release: November 25, 2015
Blu-ray Release: February 23, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin travels through the prehistoric wilderness with a dino and his little friend in The Good Dinosaur.


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Goosebumps

Action / Thriller Family Fantasy On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG
Runtime: 103 minutes
Director: Rob Letterman (Gulliver’s Travels, Monsters vs. Aliens)
Cast: Jack Black, Dylan Minnette, Odeya Rush, Amy Ryan, Jillian Bell
Theatrical Release: October 16, 2015
Blu-ray Release: January 26, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin battles literary monsters with Jack Black in Goosebumps.


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Hotel Transylvania 2

Comedy Family Fantasy On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG
Runtime: 89 minutes
Director: Genndy Tartakovsky (Hotel Transylvania)
Cast: Adam Sandler, Selena Gomez, Andy Samberg, Kevin James, Steve Buscemi, David Spade, Keegan-Michael Key
Theatrical Release: September 25, 2015
Blu-ray Release: January 12, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin books her return trip to Adam Sandler’s Hotel Transylvania 2.


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Available On Demand: Paper Planes

Comedy Drama Family On Demand


Rating: Not rated
Runtime: 96 minutes
Director: Robert Connolly (The Bank, Underground: The Julian Assange Story)
Cast: Ed Oxenbould, Sam Worthington, Julian Dennison, Terry Norris
VOD Release: September 8, 2015

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin heads Down Under for the family-friendly drama of Paper Planes.


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