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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! 

Elf

Posted by on Sep 11, 2012 in Family Friendly Films, Films, Holiday, Holiday Classics | Comments Off

Elf

Sunday, December 14 at 1:30 PM. FREE admission! Part of the Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series, presented by the Benard L. Maas Foundation and the State Street Area Association Holiday Classic Film Series presented by Sesi Lincoln and Old National Bank. Sponsored by Emerson School. Additional support provided by Verizon Wireless Zone.  For his sophomore stab at directing, actor/writer/director Jon Favreau (Swingers, Made), took on this holiday comedy starring Saturday Night Live-alum Will Ferrell as Buddy, a regular-sized man who was...

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Posted by on Dec 27, 2012 in Family Friendly Films, Films | Comments Off

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Sunday, January 11 at 1:30 PM. FREE for kids 12 & under! Part of the Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series presented by the Benard L. Maas Foundation. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie is the live-action, feature film adaptation of the cult comic book and the popular animated television show. After prolonged exposure to radiation, four teenage turtles–Michelangelo, Raphael, Leonardo, and Donatello–have mutated into ninjas and have begun living in the sewers of a large city. Under the guidance of a ninja master Splinter...

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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, February 8 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...

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The Lego Movie

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

The Lego Movie

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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Jason and the Argonauts

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

Jason and the Argonauts

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. The legendary Greek hero leads a team of intrepid adventurers in a perilous quest for the legendary Golden Fleece. Jason has been prophesied to take the throne of Thessaly. When he saves Pelias from drowning, but does not recognize him as the man who had earlier killed his father, Pelias tells Jason to travel to Colchis to find the Golden Fleece. Jason follows his advice and assembles a...

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