What Are Some Popular DVD Releases for Families?


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The International Movie Database lists "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" and "The Lego Movie" as some of the best family DVD releases, as of 2015. "The Lion King" is also featured in this list.

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What Are Some Popular DVD Releases for Families?
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"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" is based on the novel by J.K. Rowling. It was released in theaters in 2001 and was directed by Chris Columbus. It is about a young boy who is rescued from his neglectful aunt and uncle. He goes to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry to study magic and prove his worth.

"The Lego Movie" came out is 2014 and was directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. It is an animated movie about a normal Lego construction worker who is believed to be a special person spoken of in a prophecy. He is recruited to help stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego world into permanent positions.

"The Lion King" is a Disney classic directed by Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff. It is about a lion cub who is tricked into leaving his home because he believed he caused the death of his father. He abandons his destiny as king and goes on a journey of self discovery. Matthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons and James Earl Jones play some of the voices.

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