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Cast: Tom Arnold, JK Simmons, Mira Sorvino, George Takei

Director: Wang Yunfei

Genre: Animation

Year: 2014

Rating: PG

Ava is a mischievous young girl and martial arts student who really knows how to pack a punch! One day she meets Lala, a cuddly and kind tiger-like creature, and they discover they can talk to each other. She runs away from her village to join Lala in a mystical kingdom of wonderful animals, all specially chosen to live there, safe from humans. They befriend a huge bear who has a heart of gold, Uncle Bear, who tells them that Lala must leave the kingdom in three days, before the fierce Tiger General finds out theyíre there. Uncle Bear is determined to help Ava escape, but they find out itís not that easy, especially when the other animals discover that Lala has an extraordinary magical power. When Lala is captured, itís up to Ava and Uncle Bear to rescue him in time to get Ava safely back home.

Ava and Lala" tells the story of little Ava who is a mischievous little girl. She does not listen to her father or anyone else for that matter. One day when her dad is not watching she sneaks outside and runs into Lala who is a Liger, part lion and part tiger. After she awakens from falling off a cliff she decides to go find Lala. She follows him on to a cloud whale that flies 99 animals every year to cloud land, a magical place where animals live without any humans. Once there Ava soon finds out that she has three days to get back home before she turns into an animal herself. Now Ava and Lala will try to get her back to her own world with the help of a big bear. But before Ava leaves she finds out that Lala is the chosen one which puts him in grave danger at the hands of the evil general.

"Ava and Lala" is a magical adventure that is filled with all sorts of fun characters, action and suspense. The film also sends some messages about helping others and listening to your parents. The film also has a terrific voice cast that includes, Tom Arnold, JK Simmons, Mira Sorvino and George Takei. Kids of all ages are sure to enjoy this fun film so be sure to pick it up today.

Released by Arc Entertainment

*** 1/2 Out Of *****