Christmas is here!
Christmas is always the feel-good time of the year. Kids love the blissful joys filled in the air around Santa and carols. Families come together to sit, dine, play and bid farewell to the year and make some exciting resolutions for the upcoming year. What better way than to catch up on some Family Christmas movies to welcome the joys of this festive season? So, we came up with the list of all-time favourite animated Christmas movies that will make kids laugh aloud while adults will celebrate the festive glory.
Fun animated movies kids will love watching :
1. Arthur Christmas – 2011 :
A movie, which made the kids believe that Santa is real and he really delivers gifts and wishes to good children, no matter what. The storyline of the movie goes as Santa along with his family runs a sophisticated futuristic delivery system for Christmas gifts. In these deliveries, one gift is left behind, and Santa’s Younger son Arthur & his grandpa goes length and breadth to make it reach to the right doorstep.
Their efforts and process to get it delivered to the kid is the heart of the story that makes us laugh, exclaim and jump on the seat, all at the same time. The message of the movie is to kindle hope, optimism and motivate us to do small good deeds to make others happy. Frankly, Arthur Christmas carries the true heart of the holiday.
2. Cloudy with a chance of Meatballs 2 :
Flint is a young scientist who believes in himself as a super genius and keeps coming up with crazy inventions. Finally, he is able to make a machine, which converts water into Food. With praise and appreciation comes the fear of something that may go wrong. This movie is all about how the food machine takes over the city and how Flint gets it back.
Full marks go for the imagination of the scriptwriter for playing up with the fantasy of Food Lovers. The animations are very colourful and beautifully crafted. Each character outshines other, and their comic timings hit bull’s eye. This movie would kindle the food lover in you and would also make you wish that Tesla comes up one such machine. Cloudy with a chance of Meatballs 2 is a must watch for all kids.
3. 9 :
Released in 2009, If you’re crazy about animated, sci-fi and apocalyptic thrillers, then 9 will tick all the rights. With a run time of 80 minutes only, it captures how a hand-stitched Doll numbered 9 in the post-apocalyptic world comes up with an idea to save humanity.
Sounding like Superhero stuff, this movie confers on spirituality, sacrifice and human bonding among other emotions. Going as an extended part of “Wall – E “, this one surely has an army of movie critics praising the vision of the production team to be able to capture the theme perfectly.
4. The Pirates :
The band of misfits – Coming from the House of Sony Animation, this roller coaster ride has legendary Hollywood names like Hugh Grant, Salma Hayek providing the voice over. Sail with a Pirate captain in his race to beat his rival to grab the Pirate of the year award.
This animated version, coming right out of a storybook will make us fall in love with the cute little miniature version of Johnny Depp.
Catch this and many more similar animated movies right on ZEE5 app to kick-start the festive season smiling and cheering up on the good moments.