It is Friday night and for us that means it’s Family Movie Night. With Easter just around the corner I’m making a list of Easter movies the kids may like to watch tonight. With Amazon Instant Video it’s perfect because I can order it on the big screen TV and stop when needed for anything from snack breaks to bathroom breaks and no one complains about missing something. Nothing like a bowl of popcorn, beanbag chairs and pjs for enjoying a family movie together – and instantly! Here’s the 8 Egg-cellent Easter Movies on Amazon Instant Video we are trying to select from. Which one will you choose?
8 Egg-cellent Easter Movies on Amazon Instant Video
Product description from Amazon
From the makers of Despicable Me comes an all-new comedy about candy, chicks and rock ‘n’ roll! He was destined to be the Easter Bunny, but all he wanted to do was rock! When teenage E.B. (voiced by Russell Brand) leaves for Hollywood in pursuit of his dream to become a rockstar drummer, he meets Fred (James Marsden), an out-of-work slacker with his own lofty goals. Together the two encounter a series of hilarious mishaps and misadventures and in the end help each other recognize the importance of family. “The laughs don’t stop in this movie treat for all ages!” — Pete Hammond, BOXOFFICE
Mine description is that it was so funny and everyone in the family enjoyed watching!
This Chipmunk’s Easter Collection brings back memories of my now grown little ones. It includes: The Easter Chipmunk / A Special kind of Champion / Thinking Cap Trap /The Picture of Health / Snow Wrong / Luck O’ The Chipmunks. 1 hour and 30 minutes.
Santa Claus is coming to town . . .Oh wait I mean the Easter Bunny is!
A fully re-mastered Rankin and Bass classic with an uplifting message that teaches kids about the origins of Easter traditions. Also includes a re-mastered THE FIRST EASTER RABBIT. 1 hour 15 minutes.
Veggie Tales: Twas the Night Before Easter
Official synopsis: It’s Easter time in Crisper County and cable news reporter Marlee Meade (Petunia Rhubarb) is hunting for a way to help others. On a tip that the old town theater will be shut down, Marlee cooks up a plan to save the stage and make a difference through the power of musical theater! 48 minutes.
The Littlest Angel’s Easter
Starring Ashley Judd – 26 minutes animated holiday tale.
I think this one is going to be the winner- Guardians of the Galaxy! It’s a big favorite with us for many holidays. The Easter Bunny is just so full of … eggs. Yeah that’s what we will call it. He’s tough and smart and comes from the land down under. Don’t mess with the Easter Bunny!
Starring voice talents of Chris Pine and Alex Baldwin
Official synopsis: An epic adventure of a group of heroes with extraordinary abilities. When an evil spirit, Pitch, tries to take over the world, the immortal Guardians must join forces to protect the hopes, beliefs and the imagination of children all over.
Still can’t decide? Illumination 7 Mini-Movie Collection is a 7 mini-movies starring your favorite characters from Despicable Me, HOP and Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax come together in 1 exciting collection! It’s fun the whole family can enjoy again and again!
The Dog Who Saved Easter
Official synopsis: Easter is approaching, and the Bannisters are going on a family cruise. But when their beloved dog, ZEUS, can’t go, Belinda makes the difficult decision to have him stay at Alice’s dog care facility where Zeus quickly meets new friends. When a competitor hires a criminal to sabotage Alice’s operation and force her out of business, it’s up to Zeus and his new friends to save the day!
Whatever your choice for family movie night this Easter, enjoy and have fun!