On February 23, On DVD Release reports that “The Good Dinosaur” and “My All American” are released to DVD today. Further, on February 23, On DVD Release announces that “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2” (in pre-release for release March 22), “The Good Dinosaur,” and “Creed” are currently the overall, top-selling DVDs. In the action category, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2″ is the top-selling DVD with “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” another top seller, even in pre-order for release in April or May. In the adventure category, “The Martian” and “In the Heart of the Sea” (in pre-order for release to DVD in 14 days) are top-sellers. In the African American category, “War Room” is a top-seller.
On February 23, On DVD Release reports that in the animated category, “The Good Dinosaur” is the top-seller with “Inside Out” and “The Peanuts Movie” also top-selling DVDs. In the drama category, “Creed” and “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” are top-sellers. “Max” and “Pan” are top-selling DVDs in the family category. In the sci-fi category the following are top-selling DVDs: “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2,” “Star Wars 7: The Force Awakens,” and “Ant-Man.” Woodlawn” is a top-selling DVD in the sports category. These are good selection and recommendation choices for personal, public, educational libraries and more for various ages. Again good reviews are always important to read before choosing any movie.
On February 23, popular new family and redemptive releases on February 23 on Netflix.com include: “Pan,” “Little Boy,” “Max,” “Monkey Kingdom,” “Snow White,” “Home,” and “Captive.”
Movieguide.org provides reviews (that include age suitability), stories, and more for these movies and more. They review and report what is currently in theaters and what has recently been released to DVD. Movieguide® also recently honored many of these movies at the Feb. 5, family-friendly, 24th Annual Movieguide® Awards Gala in Hollywood. The $100,000 Epiphany Prize for the Most Inspiring Movie of 2015, went to “War Room.” Another one of the other nominees for this award was “Woodlawn.” Honors for the Ten Best Movies for Families included: “The Peanuts Movie.” “Cinderella,” “The Good Dinosaur,” “Inside Out,” “Max,” and “War Room.” Honors for the Ten Best Movies for Mature Audiences included the following: “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2,” and “The Martian.” The Bradley Foundation Faith & Freedom Award for Movies included: “Cinderella,” “The Good Dinosaur,” “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part Two,” and “Max.” The Grace Award for most inspiring movie performance by an actress went to Karen Abercrombie for “War Room.” Sean Astin and Jon Voight were also nominees for Best Performance by An Actor.
“The evidence is abundantly clear,” says Dr. Ted Baehr, founder of Movieguide®, “Moviegoers greatly prefer family-friendly movies…“Most people want to see Good conquer evil, Truth triumph over falsehood, Justice prevail over injustice, Liberty conquer tyranny, and Beauty overcome ugliness…They also would like to take their whole family, including their grandparents, to the movies more often.”