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The Family-Friendly Film Series

The Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series, presented by the Benard L. Maas Foundation.

FREE for kids 12 & under – Sundays at 1:30 PM (except where noted).

Check back for upcoming additions to the rest of the film series! 

Charlie Chaplin Short Films with live organ accompaniment by Andrew Rogers!

Posted by on Jan 8, 2015 in Family Friendly Films, Films | Comments Off

Charlie Chaplin Short Films with live organ accompaniment by Andrew Rogers!

Sunday, Feb 8 at 1:30 PM. With live organ accompaniment by Andrew Rogers!   FREE for kids 12 & under! Part of the Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series presented by the Benard L. Maas Foundation. The Immigrant is a 1917 American silent comedy written, directed and starring Chaplin as his famous Tramp character. On a ship full of immigrants voyaging across the Atlantic Ocean to the U.S., the Tramp is accused of theft and befriends a young woman along the way. It also stars Edna Purviance and Eric Campbell. In The...

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The Lego Movie – in 3D

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014 in Family Friendly Films, Films | Comments Off

The Lego Movie – in 3D

Saturday & Monday, March 7 & 9 at 1:30 PM at the Michigan. FREE for kids 12 & under! Part of the Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series presented by the Benard L. Maas Foundation. This original 3D computer-animated story follows Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure who is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly and hilariously...

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The Secret of NIMH

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014 in Family Friendly Films, Films | Comments Off

The Secret of NIMH

Sunday, April 12 at 1:30 PM. FREE for kids 12 & under! Part of the Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series presented by the Benard L. Maas Foundation. Get ready to meet some runaway rodents with an earth-shattering secret! Suspenseful and heartwarming, this beautifully animated odyssey stars Mrs. Brisby, a mild-mannered mother mouse with a plan to move Heaven and Earth (or at least her house and home) to save her family from Farmer Fitzgibbon’s plow! Along the way she gets some help from a lovelorn Crow, a busybody neighbor mouse and a...

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