Family Movies Holiday Gift Guide 2011

Are you stumped on what to get your family this holiday season?  Check out these movie titles from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment; you're sure to find something to please every member of your family.

For Mom

Water for Elephants

The ladies in your life would love a copy of the romantic drama, Water for Elephants, this holiday season! This tale set in a travelling circus during the Great Depression stars the dreamy Robert Pattinson, and the loveable Reese Witherspoon, as two star-crossed lovers who must overcome many obstacles in order to be together. Not only is the film a great love story, but Witherspoon also dons some fantastic outfits and makeup, which would be great inspiration for any stylish woman!

Love Begins

Moms will love this romantic drama, based on the “Love Comes Softly” series!

How I Met Your Mother: The Complete Sixth Season

How I Met Your Mother will make any mom laugh this holiday season!

For Dad

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Bring Caesar home on Blu-ray this December in Rise of the Planet of the Apes! This action-packed, effects-heavy blockbuster is the perfect gift for any dad. With tons of bonus features – including deleted scenes, making-of featurettes, and commentaries – this stunning Blu-ray is sure to please both the tech-obsessed and the action loving men on your gift list!

X-Men: First Class

Dads will love the action-packed newest instalment of the X-Men franchise!

For the Teen

Monte Carlo

Teens will love this fun travel film staring Selena Gomez, Leighton Meester and Katie Cassidy!


Mr. Popper’s Penguins

Nothing says “winter” like penguins and a snowy winter wonderland! Introduce your family to the loveable cast of characters in Mr. Popper’s Penguins this December. Kids and adults alike will enjoy this heartwarming tale starring Jim Carrey, Angela Lansbury, and an adorable group of penguins. Seeing these arctic creatures warm the cold-hearted Mr. Popper will certainly put you in the holiday spirit!


Kids will love this wild bird adventure!

Strawberry Shortcake: Bright Lights, Big Dreams

Sweet Strawberry Shortcake will bring a smile to any kid!

Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer

Judy Moody’s Not Bummer Summer will add adventure to your holiday season!


Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas Special coming Soon!

Spend the holidays with your favorite prehistoric friends as they try to save Christmas for the whole world! Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Queen Latifah, Denis Leary, and Seann William Scott all lend their voices to this hilarious tale of a group of friends out to save the holiday season. Kids will love this addition to the Ice Age family of films, so bring it home for your family!

Check back tomorrow for The Star Wars Holiday Gift Guide and a chance to win a DVD copy of Star Wars – The Padawan Menace!

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1 comment on "Family Movies Holiday Gift Guide 2011"
  1. Thanks for bringing me 'up to speed' on the latest movies. Looks like some good ones!


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