If you’re looking for an inexpensive recreational activity with your family, watching a movie can be the perfect option. It’s a lot less costly than an out-of-town camping or swimming trip. Furthermore, if you have a good internet connection, you can watch all the movies your family wants for free–all you have to spend on are the snacks.
However, you will need to carefully choose the movies to watch. While there’s a wide selection available on the Internet, not all of them are interesting enough and suitable for family viewing. You have to consider several factors to ensure everyone’s enjoyment. Among these is the suitability of the movie for the viewers’ ages. If you are watching a movie with young children, you have to stay away from flicks which may have inappropriate themes or scenes.
One of the things you can do is to set a movie theme for each month to help narrow down your options. For example, you may opt for light horror films in one month, and go for cult favorites like Zombie Wars and Paranormal Entity. If your kids are looking for some thrill, opt for movies like Dinosaur Island and Mega Piranha.
You also need to set when you are all free to watch movies together. Evening is often the best time since everyone is expected to be home. If the weather is fine, you can even watch on your deck or lawn. Outdoor movie watching offers a different fun experience.