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Into the Woods
A witch tasks a childless baker and his wife with procuring magical items from classic fairy tales to reverse the curse put on their family tree. Dir: Rob Marshall With: Anna Kendrick, Meryl Streep, Chris Pine Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Musical 124 mins.
Big Hero 6
The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes. Dir: Don Hall, Chris Williams With: Ryan Potter, Scott Adsit, Jamie Chung Animation | Action | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi 102 mins.
A foster kid, who lives with her mean foster mom, sees her life change when business tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in. Dir: Will Gluck With: Quvenzhané Wallis, Cameron Diaz, Jamie Foxx Comedy | Drama | Family | Musical 118 mins.
Penguins of Madagascar
Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private join forces with undercover organization The North Wind to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from destroying the world as we know it. Dir: Eric Darnell, Simon J. Smith With: Tom McGrath, Chris Miller, Christopher Knights Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family 92 mins.
When a princess with the power to turn things into ice curses her home in infinite winter, her sister, Anna teams up with a mountain man, his playful reindeer, and a snowman to change the weather condition. Dir: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee With: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Musical 102 mins.
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
Larry spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever. Dir: Shawn Levy With: Ben Stiller, Robin Williams, Owen Wilson Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy 97 mins.
After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity. Dir: Jon Favreau With: Will Ferrell, James Caan, Bob Newhart Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Romance 97 mins.
A live-action retelling of the classic fairy tale about a servant step-daughter who wins the heart of a prince. Dir: Kenneth Branagh With: Lily James, Cate Blanchett, Hayley Atwell Adventure | Drama | Family | Fantasy | Romance
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
A creature is intent on stealing Christmas. Dir: Ron Howard With: Jim Carrey, Taylor Momsen, Kelley Comedy | Family | Fantasy 104 mins.
The story of an orphan who is spirited away to the magical Neverland. There, he finds both fun and dangers, and ultimately discovers his destiny -- to become the hero who will be forever known as Peter Pan. Dir: Joe Wright With: Hugh Jackman, Levi Miller, Jimmy Vee Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy
An 8-year-old boy who is accidentally left behind while his family flies to France for Christmas must defend his home against idiotic burglars. Dir: Chris Columbus With: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern Comedy | Family 103 mins.
A young English boy befriends a talking bear he finds at a London train station. A live-action feature based on the series of popular children's books by Michael Bond. Dir: Paul King With: Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters Comedy | Family 95 mins.
It's a Wonderful Life
An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed. Dir: Frank Capra With: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore Drama | Family | Fantasy 130 mins.
A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land. Dir: Robert Stromberg With: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley Action | Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Romance 97 mins.
The Lego Movie
An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied 'Special', is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe into eternal stasis. Dir: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller With: Will Arnett, Elizabeth Banks, Alison Brie Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy 100 mins.
Kirk is enjoying the annual Christmas party extravaganza thrown by his sister until he realizes he needs to help out Christian... Dir: Darren Doane With: Kirk Cameron, Darren Doane, Bridgette Cameron Comedy | Family 80 mins.
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
One year after Kevin was left home alone and had to defeat a pair of bumbling burglars, he accidentally finds himself in New York City, and the same criminals are not far behind. Dir: Chris Columbus With: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern Adventure | Comedy | Family 120 mins.
How to Train Your Dragon 2
When Hiccup and Toothless discover an ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace. Dir: Dean DeBlois With: Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett, Gerard Butler Animation | Action | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy 102 mins.
The Santa Clause
When a man inadvertantly kills Santa on Christmas Eve, he finds himself magically recruited to take his place. Dir: John Pasquin With: Tim Allen, Judge Reinhold, Wendy Crewson Comedy | Drama | Family | Fantasy 97 mins.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Dir: Chris Columbus With: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Richard Harris Adventure | Family | Fantasy 152 mins.
The Santa Clause 2
Scott Calvin has been a humble Santa Claus for nearly ten years, but it might come to an end if he doesn't find a Mrs. Claus. Dir: Michael Lembeck With: Tim Allen, Spencer Breslin, Elizabeth Mitchell Comedy | Family | Fantasy 104 mins.
The Polar Express
On Christmas Eve, a doubting boy boards a magical train that's headed to the North Pole and Santa Claus' home. Dir: Robert Zemeckis With: Tom Hanks, Chris Coppola, Michael Jeter Animation | Adventure | Family | Fantasy 100 mins.
A Christmas Story
Ralphie has to convince his parents, his teacher, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect gift for the 1940s. Dir: Bob Clark With: Peter Billingsley, Melinda Dillon, Darren McGavin Comedy | Family 94 mins.
A young orphan girl's adventures in finding a family that will take her. Dir: John Huston With: Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney, Carol Burnett Comedy | Drama | Family | Musical 126 mins.
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
Santa, aka Scott Calvin, is faced with double-duty: how to keep his new family happy, and how to stop Jack Frost from taking over Christmas. Dir: Michael Lembeck With: Tim Allen, Martin Short, Elizabeth Mitchell Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy 97 mins.
In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. Dir: Matthew Vaughn With: Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, Sienna Miller Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Romance 127 mins.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry finds himself mysteriously selected as an under-aged competitor in a dangerous tournament between three schools of magic. Dir: Mike Newell With: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Mystery 157 mins.
Toy Story 3
The toys are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college, and it's up to Woody to convince the other toys that they weren't abandoned and to return home. Dir: Lee Unkrich With: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy 103 mins.
A Christmas Carol
An animated retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel about a Victorian-era miser taken on a journey of self-redemption, courtesy of several mysterious Christmas apparitions. Dir: Robert Zemeckis With: Jim Carrey, Gary Oldman, Colin Firth Animation | Drama | Family | Fantasy 96 mins.
A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator. Based on the children's novel 'Here Be Monsters' by Alan Snow. Dir: Graham Annable, Anthony Stacchi With: Ben Kingsley, Jared Harris, Nick Frost Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy 96 mins.
Young Thomas is apprenticed to the local Spook to learn to fight evil spirits. His first great challenge comes when the powerful Mother Malkin escapes her confinement while the Spook is away. Dir: Sergey Bodrov With: Ben Barnes, Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges Adventure | Family | Fantasy 102 mins.
A father and son who team up to save Christmas once they discover Santa Claus sleeping in their garage after crashing his sleigh and finding himself on the run from the police. Dir: Christopher Smith With: Jodie Whittaker, Rafe Spall, Warwick Davis Comedy | Family 102 mins.
Miracle on 34th Street
A little girl discovers dreams do come true if you really believe. Six-year-old Susan has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle - Santa Claus... Dir: Les Mayfield With: Richard Attenborough, Elizabeth Perkins, Dylan McDermott Family | Fantasy 114 mins.
The Nightmare Before Christmas
Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn't quite understand the concept. Dir: Henry Selick With: Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara Animation | Family | Fantasy | Musical 76 mins.
In order to save their home from foreclosure, a group of misfits set out to find a pirate's ancient treasure. Dir: Richard Donner With: Sean Astin, Josh Brolin, Jeff Cohen Adventure | Comedy | Family 114 mins.
A fairy tale of goblins, fairies and imps meeting for the first time and the consequent confusions and conflicts the culture clash causes. Dir: Gary Rydstrom With: Evan Rachel Wood, Elijah Kelley, Kristin Chenoweth Animation | Family | Fantasy | Musical
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by more calamities. Though he finds little sympathy from his family and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him, his mom, dad, brother, and sister all find themselves living through their own terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. Dir: Miguel Arteta With: Steve Carell, Jennifer Garner, Ed Oxenbould Comedy | Family 81 mins.
The Lion King
Lion cub and future king Simba tests his limits, supported by his family, but sometimes gets in over his head. Dir: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff With: Matthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons, James Earl Jones Animation | Adventure | Drama | Family | Musical 89 mins.
The Princess Bride
A classic fairy tale, with swordplay, giants, an evil prince, a beautiful princess, and yes, some kissing (as read by a kindly grandfather). Dir: Rob Reiner With: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Romance 98 mins.
The Book of Life
Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart, embarks on an adventure that spans three fantastic worlds where he must face his greatest fears. Dir: Jorge R. Gutierrez With: Diego Luna, Zoe Saldana, Channing Tatum Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Romance 95 mins.
Alice in Wonderland
Nineteen-year-old Alice returns to the magical world from her childhood adventure, where she reunites with her old friends and learns of her true destiny: to end the Red Queen's reign of terror. Dir: Tim Burton With: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter Adventure | Family | Fantasy 108 mins.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Four kids travel through a wardrobe to the land of Narnia and learn of their destiny to free it with the guidance of a mystical lion. Dir: Andrew Adamson With: Tilda Swinton, Georgie Henley, William Moseley Adventure | Family | Fantasy 143 mins.
Santa's clumsy son Arthur gets put on a mission with St. Nick's father to give out a present they misplaced to a young girl in less than 2 hours. Dir: Sarah Smith, Barry Cook With: James McAvoy, Jim Broadbent, Bill Nighy Animation | Comedy | Drama | Family 97 mins.
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
SpongeBob goes on a quest to discover a stolen recipe that takes him to our dimension, our world, where he tangles with a pirate. Dir: Paul Tibbitt, Mike Mitchell With: Antonio Banderas, Clancy Brown, Tom Kenny Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family
After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home. Dir: Andrew Stanton, Lee Unkrich With: Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family 100 mins.
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
A teenager discovers he's the descendant of a Greek god and sets out on an adventure to settle an on-going battle between the gods. Dir: Chris Columbus With: Logan Lerman, Kevin McKidd, Steve Coogan Adventure | Family | Fantasy 118 mins.
Fifteen-year-old Sarah accidentally wishes her baby half-brother, Toby, away to the Goblin King Jareth who will keep Toby if Sarah does not complete his Labyrinth in thirteen hours. Dir: Jim Henson With: David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly, Toby Froud Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Musical 101 mins.
A father, who can't keep his promises, dies in a car accident. One year later, he returns as a snowman, who has the final chance to put things right with his son before he is gone forever. Dir: Troy Miller With: Michael Keaton, Kelly Preston, Joseph Cross Comedy | Drama | Family | Fantasy 101 mins.
The magically long-haired Rapunzel has spent her entire life in a tower, but now that a runaway thief has stumbled upon her, she is about to discover the world for the first time, and who she really is. Dir: Nathan Greno, Byron Howard With: Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi, Donna Murphy Animation | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Musical | Romance 100 mins.
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Harry ignores warnings not to return to Hogwarts, only to find the school plagued by a series of mysterious attacks and a strange voice haunting him. Dir: Chris Columbus With: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Mystery 161 mins.