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Summer Family Movies

The mercury is rising and with the kids’ summer school holidays now well and truly underway, a visit to the cinema is always a family favourite activity.  As always, there are plenty of family and kids movies to enjoy, as well as some amazing Blockbusters about to hit the screen so here’s our pick of what to see with the family these holidays…

Local Cinemas to Visit:


Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

 


Running Time: 89mins
Release: 14 September 2017

 

 

 

Two mischievous kids hypnotize their mean elementry school principal and turn him into their comic book creation, the kind-hearted and elastic-banded Captain Underpants.


Goodbye Christoper Robin

 

PG
Running Time: 107mins
Release: 23 October 2017

 

 

 

A behind the scenes look at the life of author A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son C.R. Milne.


My Little Pony: The Movie

Rating: G
Running Time: 104mins
Release: 2 November 2017

 

 

A dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship to save their home.


Daddy’s Home 2

 

PG
Running Time: 99mins
Release: 23 November 2017

 

 

 

In the sequel to the 2015 global smash, father and stepfather, Dusty (Mark Wahlberg) and Brad (Will Ferrell) have joined forces to provide their kids with the perfect Christmas. Their newfound partnership is put to the test when Dusty’s old-school, macho Dad (Mel Gibson) and Brad’s ultra-affectionate and emotional Dad (John Lithgow) arrive just in time to throw the holiday into complete chaos.


Bob the Builder: Mega Machines

 


Running Time: 60mins
Release: 30 November 2017

 

 

 

Bob and his team get together with the Mega Machines to build a new dam and reservoir for Spring City – but are they up to this mega challenge?


Wonder

 

PG
Running Time: 113mins
Release: 30 November 2017

 

 

 

Based on the New York Times bestseller, WONDER tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.


The Star

 

Rating: G
Running Time: 86mins
Release: 30 November 2017

 

 

 

A small but brave donkey named Bo yearns for a life beyond his daily grind at the village mill. One day he finds the courage to break free, and finally goes on the adventure of his dreams. On his journey, he teams up with Ruth, a lovable sheep who has lost her flock and Dave, a dove with lofty aspirations. Along with three wisecracking camels and some eccentric stable animals, Bo and his new friends follow the Star and become accidental heroes in the greatest story ever told – the first Christmas.


 

The Man Who Invented Christmas

 

PG
Running Time: 104mins
Release: 30 November 2017

 

 

 

In October 1843, Charles Dickens was suffering from the failure of his last three books and set out to self-publish a book and revive his career.


Ferdinand

 

CTC
Running Time: 107mins
Release: 14 December 2017

 

 

 

After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure.


Paddington 2

 

Running Time: G
Running Time: 102mins
Release: 21 December 2017

 

 

 

Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy’s 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen.


Coco

 

Rating: G
Running Time: 105mins
Release: 26 December 2017

 

 

 

Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colourful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector, and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history. Directed by Lee Unkrich (Toy Story 3), co-directed by Adrian Molina (story artist Monsters University) and produced by Darla K. Anderson (Toy Story 3).


The Greatest Snowman

 

CTC
Running Time: 110mins
Release: 26 December 2017

 

 

 

Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.


Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature

Rating: PG
Running Time: 91mins
Release: 11 January 2018

 

 

 

 

Following the events of the first film, Surly and his friends must stop Oakton City’s mayor from destroying their home to make way for a dysfunctional amusement park.


 

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