The appeal of islands to authors and readers have spanned the ages. Shakespeare and The Tempest, Verne and The Mysterious Island, Crusoe and The Swiss Family Robinson and so many more. Even today, these classic titles are being brought to life again through film and with them, new story lines for families to enjoy together such as the up and coming Return to Nim’s Island.
Walden Family Theater, presented by Walmart and P&G Present Return to Nim’s Island
Kicking off the debut of Walden Family Theater, The new destination for family entertainment, exclusively on Hallmark Channel, is Return to Nim’s Island on Friday, March 15 at 7/8C.
Return to Nim’s Island, the sequel to Walden Media’s 2008 box office hit Nim’'s Island, picks up the story a few years later with 14-year-old Nim (Bindi Irwin) more determined than ever to protect her island and the animals that call it home. With ruthless resort developers and greedy wildlife poachers threatening the existence she loves, Nim realizes she and her animal pals can’t defend their home alone. To save her island, she is forced to combine forces with an outsider: Edmund, a runaway from the mainland. Only with his help does she stand a chance of stopping the villains from dismantling her world.
Live Twitter Q & A with Bindi Irwin
Have you or your children ever wanted to ask Bindi Irwin a question? Well now is your chance, Bindi is collecting questions now, so send yours to #nimsislandchat for a chance to get yours answered.
When: Saturday March 9th 6pm EST/3pm PST
Where: #nimsislandchat or use this custom TweetGrid http://is.gd/m9WTum
Return to Nim’s Island on Blu-ray & DVD
Just four days after the television premier, March 19th, you can pick up Return to Nim’s Isalnd, exclusively at Walmart, on Blu-Ray and DVD. But one lucky reader from That Odd Mom has the chance to win their very own copy. Check out the fun movie app above and then enter win, good luck!