Animation. Birds. Pigs. What more do you need to know? "The Angry Birds Movie" draws from the eponymous games to offer the usual kid-friendly blend of action, adventure and peaceful conflict resolution.
Who doesn't love a good prison escape? Especially when the prisoners are chickens? The woefully underrated "Chicken Run" has plenty of slapstick to amuse kids and plenty of clever references to please parents.
Never mind that critical response to "Minions" was lukewarm at best. The scene-stealing stars of the "Despicable Me" movies are tiny, yellow and adorable, so kids will have no problem overlooking the weak plot and bland gags.
Never mind that critical response to "The Penguins of Madagascar" was lukewarm at best. The scene-stealing stars of the "Madagascar" movies are tiny, tuxedoed and adorable, so kids will have no problem overlooking the weak plot and bland gags.
Yep! Your kids may balk at watching a show that's black-and-white for its first few seasons, but with any luck they'll give it a chance. Come for the adorable Ronny Howard, stay for the wholesome entertainment.
"The Flash" is not only one of the best comics-to-TV adaptations, it's also one of the most kid-friendly. Sure, there's lots of action, and definitely some violence in the form of fight scenes, but this show is all about family, friendship and doing the right thing.
Netflix resurrected the 1980s classic about Earth kids who become pilots for robotic lions during an intergalactic war. The last half of that sentence will probably send kids of a certain age into orbit.