Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Run Time: 104 minutes
Director: Ron Howard
Adapted from the 1957 Dr. Seuss book How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, this live-action film offers a commentary on capitalism and bullying.
The Grinch, a green curmudgeon with a small heart, attempts to ruin Christmas in the cheery town of Whoville.
X-Men: First Class
Run Time: 132 minutes
Directed By: Matthew Vaughn
This film addresses notions of Othering and also sends the positive message that a person shouldn’t change who they are just to “fit in” to society.
A group of misfit mutants band together to stop a villain from causing war and taking over the world.