Ever since the announcement of a ’21-day complete lockdown across the nation to control the spread of coronavirus’ was made by our country’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the citizens are practising social distancing and isolating themselves during the coronavirus pandemic. While it gets really boring to be locked down in your respective homes, let’s turn to the digital space to keep ourselves entertained. Since schools are closed, you are obviously getting ample time to spend with your little ones. From cooking their favourite dishes to reading them interesting books, if you’ve done it all then we have compiled a list of 7 children’s films on ZEE5 that you can binge-watch with your little ones while you are all at home. Does it sound like a plan?
ZEE5 has a vast amount of possibilities in terms of viewing options, and it might get a little overwhelming to decide on which one to watch. So, we have curated a special list that can be enjoyed by all ages. From mythological stories, fairy tales to action-adventures and comedies, watch these 7 movies to shoo away your boredom.
The story of Ramayana needs no explanation. Introduce your children to this beloved epic through the easy medium of animation. Watch together Prince Rama’s quest to rescue his beloved wife Sita from the clutches of Ravana with the help of an army of monkeys. This ancient Sanskrit epic, would also help your kids learn moral values and ethics.
Cinderella has always been our favourite Disney Princess, hasn’t she? The story revolves around a young girl whose abusive stepmother and stepsisters force her into servitude. However, her Fairy Godmother comes to her rescue. No matter how many times you have watched this, you always want to watch it again.
Hero No. 1
Hero No. 1 is a story about a hero named Vir, who is popular among the people in the city and no one has ever been able to defeat him. And the antagonist Mad Max, who is very jealous of Vir’s popularity, lays umpteen traps to destroy his popularity. Mad Max tries all his strategies to ruin Vir’s image but only to realise that the latter is unbeatable. Watch to find out if Mad Max manages to defeat Vir.
Maya: Find Your Light
Maya: Find Your Light revolves around a 13-year old princess Maya, who takes the responsibility of saving the kingdom of light and its people when an evil king of darkness threatens to conquer it. This is an English play starring Khushi Chauhan, Prasad Kela, Priyanka Patil, Rutuja Bhoite, Shlok Sadlapurkar, Yash Agarwal and Aniket Sahani in prominent roles. It would be interesting to see how Maya travels through treacherous forests, mountains, villages and lift 3 curses to defeat the evil king to save her kingdom.
Christopher Columbus is a beautiful and entertaining cartoon that recaptures the time when Columbus first rose to greatness, later to become one of history’s greatest catalysts for his eventual discovery of America. This movie is sure to help your kids learn about the biography and life of explorer Christopher Columbus.
Enchanted Mountains is a north Korean animated film that tells us a magical tale about a lonely boy, who helps an injured fawn on a mountain. When the fawn recovers as a result of his care, it takes him to a mystical part of the mountain, where he encounters eight beautiful fairies.
If you have a thing for dragons and you wish they had existed, this is the perfect movie for you. The story revolves around two young dragons, who set their sights on winning Pixy Dragon Town’s fire-spewing contest, but accidentally put their peaceful town in danger. It gets interesting as they face the wrath of a ferocious fire-breathing dragon known as Lacerta. However, they must return to Dragon Town and use their fire breathing powers against Lacerta, and send him back to his castle before Dragon Town is destroyed. Will they be able to do that? Find out!
Also, if you like to watch more Tamil movies like these, you must also check out Diya on ZEE5.