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If you've got any budding Hitchcocks or Spielbergs in your family, a family movie night could be just the ticket.

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Ultimate Guide to 'Cars'

A fantasy world inhabited only by cars is the setting of the Disney/Pixar collaboration "Cars." Learn about the animation process as we take you behind the scenes with director John Lasseter.


Who done it? Murder Mystery Quiz

Who done it? Murder Mystery Quiz

Do you like murder mystery films? Take this murder mystery quiz to see how much you know about famous murder mystery movies. See more »

The Ultimate Elmo Quiz

The Ultimate Elmo Quiz

How much do you know about Sesame Street's Elmo? Take the Elmo quiz to find out. See more »

Ultimate Guide to 'Cars'

Ultimate Guide to 'Cars'

'Cars,' which is about a NASCAR-style race car, is the latest Pixar animated film. Go behind the scenes with the director of the movie, John Lasseter. See more »

Ultimate Guide to 'Monsters, Inc.'

Ultimate Guide to 'Monsters, Inc.'

'Monsters, Inc.' is one of Disney-Pixar's most beloved animated films. Learn how the movie was made and download a complete scene guide. See more »

Ultimate Guide to 'The Incredibles'

Ultimate Guide to 'The Incredibles'

'The Incredibles' is a Pixar animated movie about superheroes. Go behind the scenes with director Brad Bird and also see a special scene guide. See more »

Ultimate Guide to Winnie the Pooh

Ultimate Guide to Winnie the Pooh

Winnie the Pooh remains one of the world's most beloved characters. Go behind the scenes with a guide to the Winnie the Pooh movies and TV shows. See more »

Ultimate Guide to 'Finding Nemo'

Ultimate Guide to 'Finding Nemo'

Here is the compelling background of "Finding Nemo," one of the most popular films in history. See more »

Ultimate Guide to Thomas the Tank Engine

Ultimate Guide to Thomas the Tank Engine

Thomas the Tank Engine is the best-known fictional locomotive in the world. Here we take a close look at this beloved children's character. See more »

Ultimate Guide to Scooby-Doo

Ultimate Guide to Scooby-Doo

'Scooby-Doo' is a favorite cartoon. Learn about 'Scooby-Doo & Shaggy Get A Clue!' and get behind-the-scenes information, plus an episode guide. See more »

Ultimate Guide to Elmo

Ultimate Guide to Elmo

Elmo, the furry red Muppet on 'Sesame Street,' is the most recognized children's character in the United States. Read this in-depth look at Elmo. See more »