There are some great kid’s movies coming up this summer - Sequels to Finding Nemo, Ice Age and Star Trek, top 80's movie Ghostbusters is reimagined for the 21st Century and Roald Dahl's BFG is brought to life on the big screen.
Finding Dory (Cert PG) welcomes back to the big screen everyone’s favourite forgetful blue tang Dory, who’s living happily in the reef with Nemo and Marlin.
When Dory suddenly remembers that she has a family out there who may be looking for her, the trio takes off on a life-changing adventure across the ocean to California’s prestigious Marine Life Institute, a rehabilitation centre and aquarium. In an effort to find her parents, Dory enlists the help of three of the MLI’s most intriguing residents, Hank, Bailey and Destiny. Deftly navigating the complex inner-workings of the MLI, Dory and her friends discover the magic within their flaws, friendships and family.
With the voices of Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks and Diane Keaton.
The BFG (Cert PG) Based on Roald Dahl’s much-loved story of the little orphan Sophie who visits the land of giants with the Big Friendly Giant. Giants are mostly bad-tempered, argumentative and like to eat children; The BFG, unlike his fellow giants, likes humans and only wants to catch their dreams. Sophie wants to escape from her life in a cruel orphanage.
The BFG rescues Sophie and together they hatch a plan to prevent the other giants from harming any more humans. Starring Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton and Rafe Spall.
Ice Age: Collision Course (Cert PG) Scrat's epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age World. To save themselves, Sid, Manny, Diego, and the rest of the herd must leave their home and embark on a quest full of comedy and adventure, travelling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colourful new characters. Ray Romano, Denis Leary, John Leguizamo, Queen Latifah, Simon Pegg and Jennifer Lopez
The Secret Life Of Pets (Cert U) Have you ever wondered what your pets get up to when you are out of the house?
A terrier named Max starts to get neglected as a favorite pet when his owner gets a mongrel named Duke from a dog pound. But they have to put their quarrels behind when a seemingly adorable white rabbit named Snowball and his army of abandoned pets conspire to exact retaliation on all happily-owned pets and their owners.
Meanwhile an American Eskimo dog named Gidget assembles her own ragtag group of pets to track Max and Duke down. With the voices of Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Ellie Kemper and Albert Brooks.
Ghostbusters (Cert 12A) Ghostbusters makes its long-awaited return, rebooted with a cast of hilarious new characters. A pair of unheralded authors who write a book positing that ghosts are real. A few years later, when one of the pair lands a prestigious teaching position at Columbia University her book resurfaces and she is laughed out of academia. However when ghosts invade Manhattan, they team up with a nuclear engineer, and a subway worker to save the world from a mysterious evil and powerful demon. Starring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Charles Dance and Chris Hemsworth.
The Legend Of Tarzan (Cert 12A) It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane at his side. Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Leon Rom.
But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash. Alexander Skarsgard, Samuel L. Jackson, Margot Robbie, Christoph Waltz.
Star Trek Beyond (Cert 12A) The highly anticipated next installment in the globally popular Star Trek franchise, created by Gene Roddenberry.
In this third prequel to the original Star Trek series Kirk, Spock and the rest of the Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test. Starring Idris Elba, Zoe Saldana, Chris Pine, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban, Sofia Boutella, Anton Yelchin and Zachary Quinto.
Alice Through the Looking Glass (Cert PG) Tim Burton’s follow-up to Alice in Wonderland an all-new spectacular adventure featuring the unforgettable characters from Lewis Carroll’s beloved stories.
Alice returns to the whimsical world of Underland and travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter.
Starring Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway; Mia Wasikowska, Rhys Ifans, Helena Bonham Carter and Sacha Baron Cohen with the voices of Alan Rickman, Stephen Fry, Michael Sheen and Timothy Spall.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 (Cert 12A) The heroes in a half-shell are back and ready to rise from the sewers of New York City once again to fend off evil threats both large and small. While the city streets may be crawling with corrupt scientists and various other unsavoury characters, another threat is coming down from above in the form of Krang – an inhabitant from Dimension X who has set his sights on planet Earth. Starring Megan Fox, Will Arnett, Johnny Knoxville, Stephen Amell and Laura Linney.
The Jungle Book (Cert PG) based on Rudyard Kipling’s timeless stories and inspired by Disney’s classic animated film, The Jungle Book is an all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli, a man-cub who’s been raised by a family of wolves. But Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger Shere Khan, who bears the scars of Man, wants to rid the jungle of humans.
With all your favourite characters including Baloo the bear, Bagheera the panther, snake Kaa, and King Louis this film features the voices of Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba, Scarlett Johansson and Christopher Walken.