Around the World in 80 Days
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Around the World in 80 Days

More Movies February 5, 2018

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An English adventurer attempts to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days in order to win a large wager. This 1956 film stars David Niven and Cantinflas.

An English adventurer attempts to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days in order to win a large wager. This 1956 film stars David Niven and Cantinflas.

Mary Poppins
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Mary Poppins

Disney Movies April 23, 2016

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A heart-warming musical classic about Mary Poppins, a magic super-nanny who flies in with her umbrella to cheer up the kids in an unhappy family, puts things right with her ...

A heart-warming musical classic about Mary Poppins, a magic super-nanny who flies in with her umbrella to cheer up the kids in an unhappy family, puts things right with her extraordinary powers, and flies away again. With the stirring opening strains of its Oscar-winning score and our first glimpse of London from high above the clouds, this timeless family classic begins to works its magic.

Pride and Prejudice
1:57:44

Pride and Prejudice

TCM February 23, 2016

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The socially conscious Mrs Bennet, with the begrudging help of her husband, sets out to find suitable, and suitably rich, husbands for her five daughters. The already ...

The socially conscious Mrs Bennet, with the begrudging help of her husband, sets out to find suitable, and suitably rich, husbands for her five daughters. The already difficult project becomes even more complicated when Mrs Bennet's strongest-willed daughter, Elizabeth, decides to pursue rich and handsome, but cynical and boorish, Mr Darcy.

Ramona and Beezus
1:37:26

Ramona and Beezus

Ten September 25, 2016

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Follows the misadventures of young grade schooler Ramona Quimby from Beverly Cleary's popular children's book series.

Follows the misadventures of young grade schooler Ramona Quimby from Beverly Cleary's popular children's book series.

Dr Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas!
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Dr Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas!

Seven December 13, 2014

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Why is the Grinch such a grouch? No one seems to know, until little Cindy Lou Who takes matters into her own hands and turns both Whoville and the Grinch's world upside down, ...

Why is the Grinch such a grouch? No one seems to know, until little Cindy Lou Who takes matters into her own hands and turns both Whoville and the Grinch's world upside down, inside out...and funny side up in her search for the true meaning of Christmas.

Harriet the Spy
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Harriet the Spy

Nine July 12, 2016

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Harriet M Welsch may only be in the sixth grade, but she's already found her calling: to be a spy. In a private journal she takes everywhere, Harriet records suspicious ...

Harriet M Welsch may only be in the sixth grade, but she's already found her calling: to be a spy. In a private journal she takes everywhere, Harriet records suspicious activity and keeps a running list of observations on virtually everyone she knows. It seems harmless enough until, one day, someone finds the journal and exposes Harriet's critical thoughts about her classmates. Suddenly, even her best friends are against her, and Harriet resolves to take revenge.

Madeline
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Madeline

Foxtel Family January 30, 2017

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The adventures of the courageous redheaded heroine made popular in Ludwig Bemelmans' classic children's books. The orphaned Madeline, Hatty Jones in her first and only film, ...

The adventures of the courageous redheaded heroine made popular in Ludwig Bemelmans' classic children's books. The orphaned Madeline, Hatty Jones in her first and only film, must try and save her beloved boarding school from its impending sale by widowed owner, Lord Covington. Backed by sympathetic schoolmistress Miss Clavel and a host of less than angelic fellow boarders, the irascible redhead has her work cut out for her, especially when she is caught up in a bungled kidnapping.

Dr Seuss' The Cat in the Hat
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Dr Seuss' The Cat in the Hat

FOXTEL Family April 26, 2014

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The Cat in the Hat who goes by that name is played by Mike Myers of comedy fame! It starts with two kids on a cold, cold wet day their mum is at work and they've no games to ...

The Cat in the Hat who goes by that name is played by Mike Myers of comedy fame! It starts with two kids on a cold, cold wet day their mum is at work and they've no games to play! Then in walks the fun in the form of a Cat who pulls out the laughs from the brim of his hat. Things really get wild when the Cat and his crew (who go by the name of Thing One and Thing Two) take over the house of Conrad and Sally in this fine family film that's right up your alley!

The Lorax
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The Lorax

7Flix March 15, 2019

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A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, who ...

A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, who fights to protect his world.

We Are The People We've Been Waiting For
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We Are The People We've Been Waiting For

ABC2 September 29, 2010

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A landmark documentary reveals a very inconvenient truth about education. This film looks at whether the current UK education system gives young people enough opportunity to ...

A landmark documentary reveals a very inconvenient truth about education. This film looks at whether the current UK education system gives young people enough opportunity to develop their talents. How much are children being failed by a system that was created at the time of the industrial revolution?

The Great Australian Spelling Bee
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The Great Australian Spelling Bee

Season 1 Episode 1 Ten August 3, 2015

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Hosted by Grant Denyer and Chrissie Swan, prepare to be spellbound as 52 of Australia's top spellers aged between 8 and 13 years showcase their extraordinary smarts on The ...

Hosted by Grant Denyer and Chrissie Swan, prepare to be spellbound as 52 of Australia's top spellers aged between 8 and 13 years showcase their extraordinary smarts on The Great Australian Spelling Bee.

Alice in Wonderland
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Alice in Wonderland

Disney Movies March 25, 2015

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3-4
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Join Alice as she chases the White Rabbit and journeys into a topsy-turvey world that gets curiouser and curiouser as her fantastical adventures unfold. Meet the Mad Hatter, ...

Join Alice as she chases the White Rabbit and journeys into a topsy-turvey world that gets curiouser and curiouser as her fantastical adventures unfold. Meet the Mad Hatter, March Hare, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, The Cheshire Cat, the Queen of Hearts and more unforgettable characters all set against a backdrop of awe-inspiring splendour.

The Great Australian Spelling Bee
1:08:18

The Great Australian Spelling Bee

Season 1 Episode 12 Ten September 1, 2015

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After six weeks and more than 3,000 applicants tonight is the Grand Final of The Great Australian Spelling Bee, featuring the top six young spellers in the country aged ...

After six weeks and more than 3,000 applicants tonight is the Grand Final of The Great Australian Spelling Bee, featuring the top six young spellers in the country aged between 8 - 13 years.

Gangsta Granny
1:07:33

Gangsta Granny

ABC ME December 25, 2016

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When Ben's 'boring' granny reveals her astonishing past as an international jewel thief, together they set off on an adventure to steal the Crown Jewels.

When Ben's 'boring' granny reveals her astonishing past as an international jewel thief, together they set off on an adventure to steal the Crown Jewels.

Mr. Stink
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Mr. Stink

ABC ME December 24, 2016

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The story of a lonely 12-year-old Chloe, who invites local tramp Mr Stink and his dog Duchess, to hide out in her family's garden shed.

The story of a lonely 12-year-old Chloe, who invites local tramp Mr Stink and his dog Duchess, to hide out in her family's garden shed.

Fry's Planet Word
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Fry's Planet Word: Babel

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC March 11, 2012

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Language is what defines humans from other species, and with our planet home to around 7,000 different languages, words have played a crucial role in our evolution. Renowned ...

Language is what defines humans from other species, and with our planet home to around 7,000 different languages, words have played a crucial role in our evolution. Renowned wordsmith and host of this series, Stephen Fry, is the perfect guide for this fascinating exploration of language in all its forms: from cutting edge linguistic research to the glories of world literature.

Fry's Planet Word
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Fry's Planet Word: Spreading The Word

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC April 1, 2012

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Stephen Fry explores 'The Written Word'. Writing is our greatest invention - making it possible to communicate across space and time. Without writing we would have no history, ...

Stephen Fry explores 'The Written Word'. Writing is our greatest invention - making it possible to communicate across space and time. Without writing we would have no history, and very little technology.

Play School
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Play School: Machines

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC2 Kids December 22, 2016

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During 'Machines' we look at the different type of machines in the home, machines we see when we are out and about and simple machines that can be made from recycled and ...

During 'Machines' we look at the different type of machines in the home, machines we see when we are out and about and simple machines that can be made from recycled and household materials.