By Compiled by Michelle Schwab, publisher of Macaroni Kid Peachtree City March 25, 2024

Gather your family around the T.V. for some Easter themed movies!   We've found shows for the whole family to enjoy.

Hop (PG)- The story of E.B., the Easter Bunny's teenage son, who heads to Hollywood, determined to become a drummer in a rock 'n' roll band. 

Rise of the Guardians (PG) - The Easter Bunny, along with other Immortal Guardians, team up to protect the innocence of children all around the world.

Peter Rabbit (PG) -  Not technically the Easter Bunny, is based on Beatrix Potter's 1902 Tale of Peter Rabbit. 

Risen (PG-13): In 33 AD, a Roman Tribune in Judea is tasked to find the missing body of Jesus Christ. 

Jesus of Nazareth (PG) - From the Nativity to the Crucifixion and Resurrection, this movie brings to life all of the sweeping drama in the life of Jesus. 

Jesus Christ Superstar (G) - Based on the Broadway play with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, the movie presents the last few weeks of Christ's life .

The Dog Who Saved Easter (PG) - About a dog who springs into action when three criminals try to sabotage a day care for dogs.

It's The Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown (G) - Who doesn't love a holiday story brought to you by the Peanuts gang? This Easter classic centers around your favorite characters including Snoopy and Charlie Brown.

Veggie Tales: An Easter Carol' (Not Rated) - The retelling of A Christmas Carol is veggie-fied to tell the story of Easter, as Mr. Nezzer is shown past, present, and future.

Veggie Tales: 'Twas the Night before Easter (TV-Y7) - In Crispy County, local cable news reporter Marlee Meade organizes a play to save an old theatre. 

Ben-Hur (2016 PG-13) -  This classic depicts the life and crucifixion of Christ through the eyes of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish prince who's been wrongfully imprisoned, is seeking revenge, but finds redemption.

The Chosen: The Chosen is the first-ever multi-season TV show about the life of Jesus. The Chosen allows us to see Him through the eyes of those who knew Him. Seasons 1-3 can be watched on streaming platforms such as Netflix, Roku, Apple TV, Peacock, Amazon Prime, The CW or Fox Nation. Season 4 is in theatres now, check your local cinemas.

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