(Rock Rapids, IA) – A fun family adventure produced by Creekside Films, Crimes and Mister Meanors is a now available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
The plot centers on Jake Harvard, a 13-year-old boy who is less than thrilled when he learns he has to spend the summer in suburban Washington, D.C., with his uncle Benny, an unmotivated, middle-aged detective. On his way to Uncle Benny’s office during his first day in the nation’s capital, Jake befriends an inquisitive young girl named Kat Adams who has a passion for American history and God-given freedoms. When Uncle Benny turns away a distraught client named Lola Meanors who needs help finding her missing husband, Jake and Kat hold their own secret investigation to help solve the case.
The two quickly find themselves in the middle of a major conspiracy that has claimed the lives of several scientists at a secret government facility and threatens to end theirs as well. In their quest to find out what happened to Mister Meanors, a climactic face-off at one of Washington’s oldest landmarks gives the pair a glimpse into what made America’s founders so great and helps them realize that one decision can change the course of history.
Crimes and Mister Meanors is the second feature-length movie from Creekside Films, an independent production company based in McDonough, Georgia. Their first film, The Solomon Bunch, tells the story of story of 5 kids who study Solomon in the Bible to learn as much as they can as children to avoid making mistakes as adults.
Starring Logan Burton, Cassady McClincy, Allen O’Reilly, Ashley LeConte Campbell, and Alpha Trivette, Crimes and Mister Meanors is now on sale for $9.99 from BMG through the Christianbook Group.
50th Anniversary Edition – Between 1960 and 1975, the creators of “Gumby” produced Davey and Goliath as a welcome alternative to other children’s programming. The 3-D, stop-motion animated characters were seen by millions of children world-wide. Now the wholesome characters have a new life! They’ve been refurbished and restored for DVD and the Davey and Goliath shows feature timeless moral themes. Join these quirky, wholesome characters on their adventures as they discover valuable lessons based on Biblical values. Recommended for ages 3 to 8.
When Hannah Mills embarks on a school project to photograph wild horses, she falls in love with the mysterious mustangs and right in the middle of a greedy plot to rid the Utah and Nevada borders of their horse population. With the help of her father and her new friend C.J., Hannah turns to ranch owner “Mustang Matty” to put a stop to Mr. Novak’s plot, but will Hannah be able to save the stallions that roam the rugged mountain terrain and preserve her new life on the ranch before it’s too late?
Starring Miranda Cosgrove from the hit Nickelodeon show iCarly, The Wild Stallion is a touching and spirited adventure that will breed a love for nature in every member of the family, as well as the value of doing the right thing and following your heart.
A continuation of the classic film and novel by Wilson Rawls, Where the Red Fern Grows: Part 2 picks up several years after Billy Coleman’s childhood adventures in the Ozarks during the Great Depression with his two beloved hound dogs, Old Dan and Little Ann. Now Billy is all grown up, a World War II veteran returning to his childhood farm and trying to readjust to civilian life. Embittered and saddened by the loss of his leg, Billy receives a pair of redbone pups like he had as a boy, a gift from his grandfather to try to help him heal. As Billy struggles to overcome his bitterness, he strives to convince his sister Sara that his service buddy Rainie is not worthy of her affections. In the midst of these trials, Billy befriends a neighbor boy, Wilson, whose youthful fascination with the redbone pups helps Billy rediscover the joy of life.
The spectacular country backdrop, the innocence of the puppies, and the honest portrayal of small-town values and life lessons make for a fascinating and heart-warming film that will appeal to the entire family. Also available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group are Where the Red Fern Grows and Where the Red Fern Grows: Two DVD Set.
Share the unforgettable stories of Billy Coleman and his hound dogs in this classic set of Where the Red Fern Grows movies. featuring an adaptation of the classic novel by Wilson Rawls and the inspired sequel. First, follow Billy’s childhood adventures in the Ozark mountains with his redbone hound dogs during the Great Depression. After working hard and saving his money to buy two pups, Dan and Little Ann, Billy and the dogs roam the river bottoms in search of the elusive ghost raccoon.
Then, in Where the Red Fern Grows: Part 2, Billy makes an emotional recovery in the Louisiana woods after losing a leg in World War II. Through a second pair of pups and a neighbor boy who reminds him of himself, Billy rediscovers the power of friendship and the joy of life.
Based on the best-selling children’s book series by Paul Hutchens, The Sugar Creek Gang Series chronicles the adventures of Bill Collins, Poetry, Circus, Dragonfly, Big Jim, Little Jim, and the rest of the residents of Sugar Creek. Join the gang as they scramble to get to the bottom of who poisoned their substitute teacher’s prized horse, discover what a bank robbery, map, and swamp have in common, try to keep a cave by the cemetery all to themselves, and more.
With stories taken from the pages of the book series, as well as new original adventures, The Sugar Creek Gang Series: 5 DVD Set features five charming episodes for the whole family, including Swamp Robber, The Great Canoe Fish, Race Against Nightfall, Secret Hideout, and Teacher Trouble.
In the five years since Headly’s father died, the 15-year-old and her mom, René (Lea Thompson, Back to the Future), have become best friends. When Headly has her first crush, she decides her mother needs some romance in her life, too, so she and her friend Willis devise a scheme to help René find love again.
After a few misadventures, they introduce René to Andrew, a single dad with a four-year-old son. Through it all, Headly and her mom learn that they must first deal with the pain of the past before they can open their hearts to the possibilities of the future.
Reflecting on his own faith journey that began on a skiing trip to Lake Tahoe, Vince bets his college roommate he can prove that God exists by taking him on a camping trip with a few friends from church. As they hike and swap stories around the campfire, the group covers physical and spiritual ground while attempting to tackle the tough questions of life.
Produced and directed by Rick Garside, On the Edge was filmed on location at the spectacular Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks. Featuring the music of BarlowGirl, Bob Carlisle, Debby Boone, and Benny Hester, this adventure will definitely keep you on the edge of your seat.
Featuring breathtaking animation, colorful characters, and a Bible-based story line, the Kingdom under the Sea children’s movie series presents delightfully illustrated stories told in parable form. Combining two episodes, the Kingdom under the Sea special edition also includes “The Adventures of Humpty” as a bonus feature.
In Kingdom under the Sea: Return of the King, Splash and his sister Coral have long awaited the return of the great whale king. Splash lets a carefully guarded secret slip that gives the evil Krakken an advantage. Then, the great whale king sacrifices himself to save his school of fish.
In Kingdom under the Sea: The Red Tide, Professor Pinch and the evil squid Krakken concoct a deadly red tide that threatens the reef village where the Finley family lives. However, King Pacificus intervenes and offers an unlikely shelter of protection.
The Kingdom under the Sea special edition is not only a must for every family’s DVD collection, but it is also an imaginative set that children will enjoy watching again and again.
Jimi Lazer (Robbie Beniuk) is the leader of a Christian rock band named Lazer Us, but on the night of a major gig, he disappears. Rather than waiting to be discovered, Jimi makes a dangerous deal for a guitar that promises to make all of his wildest dreams come true. Now, twenty-seven years later, his old manager named Freedom (Patrick Mitchell) finally tracks him down and convinces him to find the hidden pieces of his guitar, reconcile with his band members, and return to The Moose concert venue, where he abandoned them.
Awarded Best Film in the adventure category at the Manhattan Film Festival, Lazer Us: The Legend of Jimi Lazer is full of action, mystery, and suspense that asks, “Who are you going to be when your dreams don’t come true?”