New IMAX Film – DREAM BIG 3D: Engineering Our World + Ticket Giveaway!

This 42-minute film narrated by Academy Award ® winner Jeff Bridges, features engineering at its best from the Great Wall of China and the world’s tallest buildings to underwater robots, solar cars and smart, sustainable cities. It will also include inspiring stories like a young woman engineer building bridges in undeveloped countries, an underprivileged high school robotics team that succeeds against all odds, and it will reveal the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all…

ICE AGE Great Egg-scapade on Digital HD!

Do you and your family love Ice Age films? Scrat, Manny (Ray Romano), Sid (John Leguizamo), and Diego (Denis Leary) return once again for an all-new holiday adventure, Ice Age: The Great Egg-scapade! Peaches really wants to see an “Eagles Show” with her friends on Easter Day instead of celebrating the holiday with her family which made her mom sad. Meanwhile, an angry pirate bunny, Squint (Seth Green), wants his revenge from a previous film. When Sid falls asleep egg-sitting, it was the perfect opportunity for Squint to steal the eggs and hide them. It was a hunt for eggs and Squint’s brother, Clint (Blake Anderson), is there to help. After … READ MORE >>

Family Movie Night: CHILL-OUT with Penguins of Madagascar

We love family movie nights (especially themed ones). This “Chill-out” Friday night theme celebrates the Blu-ray/DVD release of Penguins of Madagascar. It’s a fun movie about working together as a team. As a Fox Home Ent Insider, we received a home movie night kit which included an ice cream maker ball, cupcake rings, a Penguins ice cube tray, Penguins-themed paper products, and a handful of Penguins plushies that talk (love them!) Make Ice Cream! You can’t have a “chill-out” party without ice cream, right? SUGGESTION: You could have an ice cream sundae bar OR you can make your own ice cream. Our ice cream maker ball makes a pint of … READ MORE >>

LA ZOO: Family Jam with RIO 2!

On Saturday, July 12, 2014, the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens hosted their first ever – Family Jam at the LA Zoo which was sponsored by RIO 2 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. We attended as a Fox Home Ent Insider (a member of their influencer community). This themed event was a celebration of the film coming to Blu-ray/DVD. Activities included crafts for kids, karaoke, zoo keep talks, character photo ops with Nico and Pedro, live music, samba dancers, scavenger hunts and prizes. We won a RIO 2 Beach Bag for completing the Scavenger Hunt! (Other themed RIO 2 prizes were available). Thanks, LA Zoo and RIO 2, for a … READ MORE >>

SMURFS 2 Now on 3D Blu-ray DVD and Digital HD!

Just in time for the holidays! Sony Pictures Animation’s THE SMURFS 2 arrives on 3D™ combo pack*, Blu-ray™ combo pack*, DVD and Digital HD UltraViolet™ from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.   This heartwarming new adventure reunites the world’s favorite three apple-high creatures, bringing loads of laughs for every member of the family. Only included on the 3D and Blu-ray combo packs is: Sony Pictures Animations’ animated Smurfs mini-movie, “The Legend of Smurfy Hollow.” In this mini-movie inspired by the classic tale “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” the Smurfs learn the traditional values of friendship and family. The 3D and Blu-ray combo packs also come with three all-new, kid-friendly featurettes, including … READ MORE >>

Disney Second Screen Live: Break All the Rules

Looking for something uniquely fun for Halloween? A few weeks ago, we attended a special media preview of Second Screen Live: The Nightmare Before Christmas (available now in select theaters). You may have recalled that we attended another one of these – Disney’s Second Screen Live: Little Mermaid. It’s where you break all the rules and bring your iPad to the movies to interact with the movie via an iPad app. What’s that you say? I’ll tell you all about it below. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/disney-second-screen-live/id705337245?ls=1&mt=8 GETTING STARTED: Once inside and the movie is about to begin, the movie screen will walk you through the setup process. You’ll turn on airplane mode and … READ MORE >>

Smurfy Hollow Halloween Party PLUS Pumpkin Carving Templates

The other week Sony Pictures Animation along with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment celebrated THE SMURFS: THE LEGEND OF SMURFY HOLLOW on DVD and digital with a fun Halloween family day at Sony Pictures Animation. We were invited with our families to come dressed in Halloween costumes for a Smurfy Halloween party! Once we checked in, we decorated treat bags. We hung out with Smurfs like Papa Smurf and Smurfette – Our Favorites! We all then gathered into the theater to watch the movie. It was a real treat for my kids since they already love the movie. If you haven’t seen it, it runs about 20 minutes and it’s not … READ MORE >>