When the heat soars and boredom knocks in sweltering summer afternoons, take your children on a fun ride straight from your living room. Yes, that’s right! &Pictures - India’s premium Hindi movie channel presents a fun ride with ‘Kiddies Express’ to entertain and educate your children. Starting from Monday, 9th May upto Friday, 13th May, it will air movies that would lighten up the atmosphere and teach your kids a lesson or two. Time - 12 noon. Tune in the channel, sit along with your kids and watch these international blockbusters loved by kids all over the globe.
Get onboard the ‘Kiddies Express’ and enjoy these five movies which will take you and your children into a wanderlust.
Kung Fu Panda
In the Valley of Peace, Po the Panda, finds himself chosen as the Dragon Warrior despite the fact that he is obese and a complete novice at martial arts. The movie is directed by John Stevenson and Mark Osborne and stars the voices of veteran Hollywood talent like Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie, Ian McShane, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liu, David Cross, Randall Duk Kim, James Hong, and Jackie Chan.
This movie is filled with fun, laughter, and many courageous lessons.
This film showcases the story of four animals who have spent their lives in blissful captivity in Manhattan’s Central Park Zoo. Marty, a jaded zebra is ready for a change after ten years of comfortable captivity at the Zoo. He flees for the green fields of Connecticut, prompting a rescue mission by his best friends: the Zoo's star attraction Alex - the lion a bossy hippo named Gloria, and the clumsy, hypochondriac giraffe Melman. They are unexpectedly shipped back to Africa and end up getting shipwrecked on the island of Madagascar.
The film teaches us to rejoice everything that life throws our way.
Stuart Little 2
With subtle humor, loveable characters, Stuart Little 2 is one of the best family films of the summer. The story begins with Stuart’s brother, George having found a new friend to play with, leaving Stuart feeling left out. His mother Mrs. Little is overprotective of her minuscule younger son after he narrowly escapes an injury in a soccer game. His father sympathizes, but reminds Stuart of an old family adage, “Always look for the silver lining in the cloud.” The silver lining appears when Stuart rescues a homeless bird named Margelo from the sinister Falcon. They become friends and all is well until Margelo disappears one night. Stuart is convinced that Falcon is responsible and ventures out with the family cat Snowbell to rescue her. Stuart Little 2 is a must-watch film for its characters, dialogue, music, and animation and fun moments. Stuart Little is courageous and humble while Snowbell is hilarious.
In this entertaining movie, Stuart teaches us some serious friendship goals like determination, trust, respect, and acceptance.
Based on a gorgeous picture book story of the same name by Chris Van Allsberg, Jumanji takes us through a beautiful magical adventure and makes it into a thrilling ride that defies everything. The excellent combination of adventure and comedy are the big attractions. A timeless adventure film, Jumanji is about two kids who play a magical board game. While playing it, they release an adult trapped in the game. They encounter various dangers which will come to an end only when the game is completed.
Filled with many adventurous and daring acts, this movie tells us to rise above adversity, and come victorious.
A crisp narrative and some truly amazing technical expertise combine to make Mr. Go one of the best family films with big laughs, big emotion, and even bigger thrills. Its engaging plot offers a thoroughly enjoyable experience for all ages. It is based on the classic 1980s comic '7th Baseball Club', the titular character refers to a 285 kg circus gorilla who is the first to be recruited by a savvy baseball agent to join the professional Korean Baseball League. Setting the stage for the gorilla Ling Ling's journey to Korea is the Great Sichuan Earthquake in 2008, which causes the death of 15- year-old Wei Wei's grandfather and leaves her in charge of his circus with a huge debt over their heads. As debtors harass her, Wei Wei is left hassled on how to save the circus and the forty other orphans who stay under its roof. And so, when the wily Sungcomes into assist, she readily accepts his offer to transform Ling Ling into a baseball star. Dreaming of success, Wei Wei and Ling Ling go to South Korea and Ling Ling quickly becomes a superstar in the baseball league.
A must-see film with a heartwarming, poignant and inspirational story.
Catch the ‘Kiddies Express’ from Monday, 9th May to Friday, 13th May daily at 12 noon only on &pictures!
Board the train, have fun and come back with little nuggets of wisdom!