Kids Movies on DVD September - October 2008

Dr Seuss' Horton Hears A Who! (Cert U) Based on the much loved children’s book, this film stars the voice of Jim Carrey. Horton is an elephant who hears the cries of a whole civilisation living on a speck of dust. Despite the fact that all his friends think he is losing his mind, he is determined to help them. Available from and

Arctic Tale (U) is a live action tale where a polar bear cub, Nanu, and a walrus pup, Seela, are about to tackle the brave new world that confronts them as their ancient ways of survival are about to change. Narrated by Queen Latifah. Available from and

Iron Man (12) is based on Marvel's best-selling Iron Man comic book, telling the story of an ordinary man whose iron suit makes him a superhero. Stars Robert Downey Jr, Gwyneth Paltrow and Jeff Bridges. Available from and

Nim’s Island (U) A feisty young girl named Nim lives on a desert island surrounded by her exotic animal friends and is inspired by her hero Alex Rover. She leads an amazing tropical existence but when this is threatened she sets out to find the real Alex Rover. With Abigail Breslin, Jodie Foster and Gerard Butler. Available from and

Step Up 2

Step Up 2: The Streets (Cert PG) The follow up to ‘Step Up’, this film follows the further adventures of bad boy Tyler Gage (Channing Tatum) who helps 16-year-old street dancer Andie West (Briana Evigan) to change her life though dance, the same way he did. Available from and

The Game Plan (Cert U) stars Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and is the story of a superstar quarterback who discovers he has a seven-year-old daughter he never knew he had, played by Madison Pettis. She moves in with him and turns his life upside down. Available from and

About eParenting: eParenting was started by Jacqui O'Brien in 2004. At the time her kids were 1 and 4 and kept her nice and busy. Now they are teenagers and still keeping her pretty busy!

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