WHAT TO WATCH
Deciding what to watch as a family, and the fraught debate that usually ensues, is in itself a TV-worthy drama. With so much content orbiting the streaming universe, it can be exasperating just choosing a genre let alone reaching a consensus. To ease the decision-making process, we’ve compiled a streaming guide so you can focus your time enjoying new releases, hidden gems and timeless favourites with all the family.
Shahid VOD is home to the latest Ramadan series and their film catalogue is conveniently sorted by country of origin and genre, so you can easily find what you’re looking for. One of Shahid’s most underrated films is Bingo! and stars Fouad Yammine. It revolves around an apathetic schoolteacher who is not particularly fond of children, and who is put to the ultimate test when he has to look after his young aunt in order to claim his grandfather’s inheritance.
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Over on Starz Play, a must-see in the family films category is Kubo and the Two Strings, a compelling tale about a young boy and his intricate family history. Alongside his comrades, voiced by stars such as Matthew McConaughey and Charlize Theron, Kubo has to piece together his origin story and find the missing parts of his late father’s armour. Join him as he finally uncovers the truth on this riveting, musical journey.
Brilliant TV. Every time.
If you enjoy the twists, turns and jaw-dropping shockers of soap operas, BluTV’s selection will keep the family on the edge of the sofa. Cult Turkish series from the past decade, including نور، سنوات الضياع، على مر الزمان, can be found in the catalogue along with more recent productions.
Reliving a childhood classic always brings nostalgic joy. And no one fills our hearts with happy memories quite like the iconic Mary Poppins does. Now that Mary Poppins Returns (starring Emily Blunt) has gracefully landed on the iTunes Store, you can experience the story all over again, sing along with the family and make brand-new memories in a most delightful way!
Pleasing everyone in the family can be hard. If you’re still struggling to make a decision for everyone, check out this bundle featuring animations that have stolen the hearts of both kids and adults.