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Christmas Gift Guide 2014: KIDS’ DVDs

Nov 18 2014
xmas 2014 kids dvd collage

Movies are released on Blu-Ray and DVD sooner and sooner. You are at the premiere today and within a few months they are available to be purchased and they are cheaper and cheaper. You wonder sometimes if it is worth going to the cinema. But yes it is worth it, as the cinema with its special 3D effects, or simply the big screen is priceless. Or at least it is for a movie junkie like me. Here is London Mums’ favourite KIDS’ DVDs released ahead of Christmas. There’s something for everyone.

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Exclusive storytelling by Max Spera at the London Mums Christmas Party

Nov 17 2014
Blue & Light - MaxSpera for London Mums

Talented Italian children’s author Max Spera who has written The Real History of the Watch, a great original story illustrated by Nicola Lisci published for the first time in the Summer / Autumn 2014 issue 12 of the London Mums magazine, is joining our Christmas party this Friday at Eddie Catz Putney to read a new exclusive tale to our children. Don’t miss this opportunity to get autographs and take pictures with him!

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Future films Heads Up: SHAUN THE SHEEP THE MOVIE (more teasers for super fans)

Nov 15 2014
Shaun The Sheep Movie First Look Still

Personally I cannot wait to see the much anticipated SHAUN THE SHEEP THE MOVIE which will open in UK cinemas on 6 February 2015.

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Marco Polo – the most glamorous explorer of all times – is on his way to Hollywood!

Nov 14 2014

As an Italian, I have grown up reading Marco Polo’s Il Milione (Book of the Marvels of the World or simply The Travels of Marco Polo), a 13th-century travelogue written down by Rustichello da Pisa from stories told by legendary Venetian Marco Polo, describing his travels through Asia, Persia, China, and Indonesia between 1276 and 1291, and his 20 years experiences at the court of Kublai Khan.

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Win 1 of 3 copies of Earth to Echo DVD

Nov 14 2014
film Earth To Echo_UK Quad_AW_Final_30

Kids-driven Sci-Fi Earth to Echo is E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) meets The Blair Witch Project meets the Transformers.EARTH TO ECHO  is released from Entertainment One  on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital Download on 17th November 2014. Read London Mums’ review here.

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