Thursday, April 26, 2012

An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for the Stars™

I know that my nieces were huge fans - and if you have an American Girl lover in your house, you'll be excited about this movie.

A modern and heartwarming original story about a young girl whose dream to compete as a world class gymnast is jeopardized when she begins to have trouble in school, An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for the Stars helps girls learn to believe not only in their family and friends but also themselves.

Available on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack – Featuring DVD, Digital Copy & UltraViolet™ – and DVD
Sold Exclusively at Wal-Mart, American Girl Stores and

McKenna Brooks™, is a determined and confident young gymnast,.  In this all-new modern-day adventure, she is on track to make the regional competitive gymnastics team but off-track in school, where she’s suddenly struggling to keep up.
 Her teacher suggests a tutor, but McKenna is embarrassed and desperate to keep it a secret from her friends. Then a bad fall at the gym sidetracks her from her favorite sport. Will she recover in time to make the team? Can she succeed in school, too? McKenna needs to focus on her strengths to overcome her challenges – and, with the help of family and friends, find a way to believe in herself again.
The movie is also scheduled to air on Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 8/7c on NBC.