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After being implanted with a microchip that gives him special powers, a dog engages a young boy in conversation and adventure. Befriended by a local police officer, the dog, the boy and his friend go on a quest to save the world by undoing the insidious plot of an evil scientist to turn all kids into mindless robots.
Against A Crooked Sky
A gripping adventurous story of family love and devotion and of heroism and sacrifices made by the pioneers who tamed the Wild West. After the eldest daughter of a pioneer family is kidnapped by a mysterious Indian tribe, their eldest son risks his life to track her down and rescue her from the savage Indians.
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Firefall: An Epic Family Adventure
Scottish 'Free' Climbers, a disgraced outdoor survival television host and his nephew, a former welter-weight bodybuilding champion who's let himself go, a dysfunctional family in denial, Park Rangers, a hiding hippie, and a Mutant Bear will experience amazing, terrifying and hilarious situations as they discover their true character and values on their way to the final Firefall.
When Lucia loses a tooth, her dad tells the story of the Hairy Tooth Fairy, a mouse named Perez who collects kids' teeth and polishes them into pearls. But when Perez comes for Lucia's tooth, he's kidnapped by bandits who are after his pearly fortune. Lucia, with the help of her cousin Ramiro - disobeying her parents and not measuring the consequences will try to rescue Perez unleashing a fascinating adventure that will prove that you don't have to be a kid to believe
The Adventures of Mark Twain
Restored to High Definition, recently released by Magnolia in Dec. 2012. The imagination of Mark Twain meets the magic of Will Vinton, in this fantastical journey of Tom Sawyer, Becky Thatcher and Huck Finn as they travel through time in search of Halley’s Comet. This year marks the 175th Anniversary of Twain’s birth, and the 125th Anniversary of Twain’s pinnacle work Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, and the 100th anniversary of his death.