The Top 3 Family Friendly movies to watch this April Fools

Maliyah Masterson, Contributor

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        April a time of fooling around, and having fun. Spring is here, and it is starting to warm up here in Vegas. In the spirit of April fools, lets share some of the best comedy movies to celebrate this foolish holiday with.

#1 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

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From the long title to the funny moments shared through the TV family. This movie based off a novel written by Judith Viorst. This movie takes you through the adventure of one of Alexander’s terrible days, and his family comes along for the ride. Starring some great comedy actors known as Steve Carell, and Jennifer Garner. Directed by Miguel Arteta, this is a great feel good movie to watch with the family.


#2 Paddington

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A great story of the life of an “almost” extinct bear. Known for his fun, loving kind, and love of marmalade, he runs into a family needing of some extra TLC. Set in London, Paddington takes his journey all the way from Peru, while a psycho taxidermist is after him in search to fulfill her father’s quest. This adventure is a great heart warming film, that is sure to fill the hearts of many with joy, and show that everyone could use a little Paddington in their life. With a great cast of Ben Whishaw, Hugh Bonneville, and Sally Hawkins, this motion picture is a great tale for the family.

#3 Mrs. Doubtfire

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In desperate times may call for some desperate measures. In this film a fun loving father has some family struggles by keeping it all together with his job, kids, and wife. Things don’t seem to work out in his favor. He ends up getting a divorce, and lost some of his custody with his children, restricted to visitation schedule times, he convinces his now ex-wife to hire a nanny. He desperate need of some time with his children, he applies for the job himself. Receiving some help from his fellow friend her succeeds in becoming an elderly British lady. Winning over his ex-wife, and becoming the nanny. This film was released in 1993, and has been a fun loving film for many people. Starring one of the best name in comedy history Robin Williams, this is a great family motion picture to put watch.