Zathura: A Space Adventure ( 2005 )


After their father is called into work, two young boys, Walter and Danny, are left in the care of their teenage sister, Lisa, and told they must stay inside. Walter and Danny, who anticipate a boring day, are shocked when they begin playing Zathura, a space-themed board game, which they realize has mystical powers when their house is shot into space. With the help of an astronaut, the boys attempt to return home.

The siblings must work together to overcome challenges.

Characters face various dangers courageously.

The relentless effort to complete the adventure is highlighted.

Characters learn the importance of taking responsibility for their actions.

fear 5/10

Scenes with robotic and alien creatures might be scary for younger children.

violence 4/10

Some scenes involve space battles and physical confrontations.

language 2/10

Mild language and name-calling are present.