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There’s nothing quite like a family movie marathon for bonding with your kids, giving you an excuse to spend quality time together, and, let’s not forget, to pig out on popcorn (check out these interesting popcorn flavour combinations to add some spice or sweetness to your movie binge session).

Choose from one of these 10 fun, family-friendly films on Showmax.

1. Arthur & the Revenge of Maltazard

Arthur on Showmax
Image: Times Media

Arthur rushes to the side of Princess Selenia, but soon discovers Emperor Maltazard’s plot to capture him. Can Arthur evade his clutches in this fun-filled family animated adventure? Listen out for the voices of Freddie Highmore and Selena Gomez. Watch now »

2. Arthur 3 & the War of Two Worlds

Arthur and the War of Two Worlds on Showmax
Image: Times Media

The evil Maltazard has figured out how to shrink Arthur and thinks that takes care of his nemesis. But no matter how tiny, Arthur is ready to fight. Watch now »

3. Walking with Dinosaurs

Walking with Dinosaurs is first and only on Showmax
Image: Times Media

On Showmax only for the month of March, this visual spectacular brings you closer to dinosaurs than ever before, with the sweet story of Patchi, who sets out to become a hero for the ages. Watch now »

4. Coraline

Coraline on Showmax
Image: NBC

Coraline discovers a secret door in their new family home, with a dark secret behind it. Created by stop-motion genius Henry Selick, this is a must-see for animation fans! Watch now »

5. The Adventures of Tin Tin

The Adventures of Tin Tin on Showmax
Image: Paramount

The famous comic character is brought to life in this brilliant and groundbreaking animated film. Directed by Steven Spielberg, it’s a thrill ride for the whole family! Watch now »

6. The Borrowers

The Borrowers on Showmax
Image: NBC

The tiny borrowers live in harmony with humans, until an evil lawyer takes over the house. Well, he never reckoned on the tiny people fighting back. Watch now »

7. The Mighty

The Mighty on ShowMax
Image: Miramax

Two teenage outcasts, a big guy and a disabled genius, team up to become bigger than the forces against them. Starring Kieran Culkin and Sharon Stone, this 1998 gem is a family classic. Watch now »

8. Forrest Gump (13LSDV)

Forrest Gump on Showmax
Image: Paramount

The slow-witted Forrest may seem disadvantaged, but his life story, full of triumphs and friends, will inspire you in this much-loved Oscar-winning masterpiece starring Tom Hanks. (Note that it’s only suitable for children older than 13.) Watch now »

9. The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina

Tom Thumb on Showmax
Image: Miramax

Fleeing an attack on their village, two siblings are separated. Years later they find each other again, but do they remember? Don’t miss this fun adventure for the whole family. Watch now »

10. Babe: Pig in the City

Babe: Pig in the City on Showmax
Image: NBC

Babe has to save the farm from debt collectors, so he takes his sheepherding talents to the city. But is the world ready for this brave little pig? Watch now »

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