Re-telling the plots of some famous movies is easy if you simplify. Okay, maybe this is too simple, but it’s cute. Kids focus on the strangest things:
She did push him in the water, but we’re meant to believe he’s already dead. She does go back on her word, though. “I’ll never let go!” she says, and then lets go. See?
“Lily Tells” the stories of Jurassic Park, The Lord of the Rings, Ghost, and The Exorcist, too.
You can find more condensed versions of movies at Movie-A-Minute, though it hasn’t been updated in a long time.
Movies are great practice for summarizing. Can you tell the story of your favorite movie in a minute?