The Honda Odyssey

That is a good question. DVD systems cost about $1,300 or more in most minivans and SUVs, making them an expensive, but appealing option for parents who want to keep their youngsters calm during long drives.

In To DVD or Not to DVD, we reveal the minivans and SUVs that make you upgrade to more expensive trims to get those coveted DVD screens, the total cost of keeping children entertained and some affordable DVD alternatives.