Family Movies for the Holidays!

Movies are a great standby when you need to entertain the kids. As YPRL members, you can access two free movie streaming services – Beamafilm and Kanopy. Whether you are at home or away, you’re sure to find something worth watching through Kanopy and Beamafilm!

Check out this selection of family-friendly movies:


Kanopy

Film

Length

Rating

Service

Two rebels. One million hectares of untamed wilderness. The hunt is on.

120 mins

PG

Kanopy

After his mother's sudden death, Zucchini is befriended by a police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home, filled with other orphans. At first he struggles to find his place but eventually he learns to trust and love, as he searches for a new family of his own.

66 mins

PG

Kanopy

Step inside and meet them all - dreamy Meg, and Pip, daring Judy, naughty Bunty, Nell, Baby and the youngest, 'the General'. Share in their lives, their laughter and their tears.

283 mins

PG

Kanopy

Storm Boy lives with his recluse father on the Coorong, a hundred kilometre stretch of beautiful windswept dunes where the Murray River meets the sea. Here his spirit roams with his pet pelican and his Aboriginal friend. Suddenly Storm Boy, is forced to choose between a life of continued isolation and the challenges of the outside world.

89 mins

G

Kanopy

Hundreds of thousands of cats roam the metropolis of Istanbul freely. For thousands of years they've wandered in and out of people's lives, becoming an essential part of the communities that make the city so rich.

80 mins

G

Kanopy

The all-powerful Monkey King once roamed freely between Heaven and Earth, but after angering the Gods, he was imprisoned within an ice cage deep within the mountains. 500 years later, monsters attack a small village and a child flees to the mountains. Unknowingly, the child releases the Monkey King from his curse.

84 mins

PG

Kanopy

An imaginative film about a young Australian boy's passion for flight and his challenge to compete in the World Paper Plane Championships in Japan.

93 mins G Kanopy


Beamafilm

Film Length Rating Service

After hopping on a bus to Harold Soccer Academy instead of Harold Academy Australian Semester at Sea, science fanatic, Cory Bailey has no choice but to complete a semester at the soccer academy when the boat leaves without her and she’s unable to join her parents while they volunteer in remote India.

86 mins G Beamafilm

The wheel-spinning adventures of three teenagers get complicated when they discover a box of stolen walkie-talkies left behind by a gang of bank robbers intended for illegal surveillance.

91 mins PG Beamafilm

A modern retelling of Anna Sewell's classic novel, Black Beauty explores the heartfelt story of 15 year-old Audry who makes the discovery of a lifetime whilst volunteering at a city animal shelter.

86 mins G Beamafilm

Anne is an 11 year-old girl in need of attention and affection - having lived much of her young life in orphanages and strangers' homes. But when she is offered the chance to join a family on prince Edward island, she takes up the opportunity with a big heart and all the optimism she can muster.

85 mins PG Beamafilm

Dee Dee is the world-renowned show dog and star of a circus act called “Dog and Pony Show.” Her problem is that her ego is even bigger than her fame. So when Dee Dee is accidently locked in a warehouse while the circus is moving locations, her performing partner leaves her abandoned to try and steal her limelight for himself.

98 mins PG Beamafilm

Justin lives in a kingdom where bureaucrats rule and knights have been ousted. His dream is to become one of the Knights of Valour, like his grandfather was, but his father wants his son to follow in his footsteps and become a lawyer. 

96 mins G Beamafilm

Orphan, Molly Moon, lives a hard life in a cold, run down orphanage, run by Miss Adderstone, a woman of cruel rules. Then one day, Molly finds a book, ‘Hypnotism, An Ancient Art Explained’. Can she learn its lessons and hypnotise her way out of her miserable life?

98 mins PG Beamafilm

 

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