The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe
|Starring||Anna Popplewell, Georgie Henley, James McAvoy, Jim Broadbent, Skandar Keynes, Tilda Swinton, William Moseley|
|Genre(s)||Adventure, Family, Fantasy|
There are four Pevensie siblings – Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter – in World War II England who enter the world of Narnia through a magical wardrobe while playing a game of ‘hide-and-seek’ in the rural country home of an elderly professor. Once there, the children discover a charming, peaceful land inhabited by talking beasts, dwarfs, fauns, centaurs and giants that has become a world cursed to eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis.
Sample F.I.L.M. Curriculum Questions:
Like all siblings, the Pevensies have arguments. Why do you think Edmund betrayed his siblings? Do you think any of the Pevensie children are at fault for Edmund’s behavior? Why?
How do Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy work as a team toward the end of the movie? Have you ever formed a close team or friendship with your sibling(s)? In what way?