Family Category

Posted On November 10, 2017By MaríaIn Adventure, Animation, Family

Gulliver’s Travels (1939)

Gulliver washes ashore on Lilliput and attempts to prevent war between that tiny kingdom and its equally minuscule rival, Blefuscu, as well as smooth the way for the romance between the Princess and Prince of the opposing lands. In this he is alternately aided and hampered by the Lilliputian town crier and general fussbudget, Gabby. A life-threatening situation develops when the bumbling trio of Blefuscu spies, Sneak, Snoop, and Snitch, manage to steal Gulliver’s pistol. (Plot summary by Paul Penna) Director: Dave Fleischer Writer: Jonathan Swift (novel), Dan Gordon, Cal Howard,Read More

Posted On November 3, 2017By MaríaIn Action, Drama, Family

David and Goliath (1960)

The story of the film is adapted from the Old Testament: The Philistines declare war on the Israelites and wrench the Arch of the Allience from them. Saul, the king of Israel, listens meanwhile to the words of the prophets who tell him that the new king will be a young shepard called David. But still David has to fight the enemy in form of their mighty giant Goliath. (Plot summary by Volker Boehm)   Director: Ferdinando Baldi and Richard Pottier Writer: Umberto Scarpelli, Gino Mangini, Ambrogio Molteni and Emimmo Salvi (freelyRead More

Posted On October 30, 2016By Daniel ContarelliIn Action, Adventure, Family

Jungle Book (1942)

Teenaged Mowgli, who was raised by wolves, appears in a village in India and is adopted by Messua. Mowgli learns human language and some human ways quickly, though keeping jungle ideas. Influential Merchant Buldeo is bigoted against ‘beasts’ including Mowgli; not so Buldeo’s pretty daughter, whom Mowgli takes on a jungle tour where they find a treasure, setting the evil of human greed in motion. (Plot summary by Rod Crawford)   Director: Writer: Editor: William Hornbeck 90to5 Editor: 90to5 Editor Website:– 90to5 Editor Bio: I live in the United StatesRead More

Posted On November 3, 2015By TilIn Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Alice In Wonderland (1915)

Alice goes with her sister to a picnic and then she falls asleep and starts dreaming about a wonder land full of talking animals and walking playing cards.   Director: Writer: Editor: ? (maybe W.W. Young) 90to5 Editor: 90to5 Editor Website: – 90to5 Editor Bio: I’m 16 and attend Ravens Wood School. I am currently in my first of Sixth Form.   I chose this film as it is a well known story. —       Public voting 2015 has ended          Read More
Picture of The Little Princess (1939)

Posted On November 10, 2014By TilIn Comedy, Drama, Family, Music

The Little Princess (1939)

When her father, Captain Crewe, goes off to fight in the Boer War, young Sara Crewe is placed into the care of Amanda Minchin, the head of an exclusive private school for girls. Sara lives a wonderful life of a privileged child and is quite happy in her surroundings. When her father is listed as missing in action however, her life goes from one of plenty to that of a poor house maid. Mrs. Minchin agrees to keep her on at the school, but in the absence of her tuitionRead More
Picture of The Kid (1921)

Posted On October 22, 2014By TilIn Comedy, Drama, Family

The Kid (1921)

The opening title reads: “A comedy with a smile–and perhaps a tear”. As she leaves the charity hospital and passes a church wedding, Edna deposits her new baby with a pleading note in a limousine and goes off to commit suicide. The limo is stolen by thieves who dump the baby by a garbage can. Charlie the Tramp finds the baby and makes a home for him. Five years later Edna has become an opera star but does charity work for slum youngsters in hope of finding her boy. ARead More
Picture of The Kid (1921)

Posted On October 8, 2014By TilIn Comedy, Drama, Family

The Kid (1921)

The opening title reads: “A comedy with a smile–and perhaps a tear”. As she leaves the charity hospital and passes a church wedding, Edna deposits her new baby with a pleading note in a limousine and goes off to commit suicide. The limo is stolen by thieves who dump the baby by a garbage can. Charlie the Tramp finds the baby and makes a home for him. Five years later Edna has become an opera star but does charity work for slum youngsters in hope of finding her boy. ARead More