There is a bumper bundle of kid’s movies coming up in the next few weeks, so grab your popcorn and settle down to watch everything from Alice (Through the Looking Glass) and Thomas (& Friends) to Angry Birds and Ninja Turtles!
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.
Top Cat Begins (Cert U) Ever wondered how this scheming feline got his start? Well Top Cat Begins reveals the origins of everything you know and love about this classic comedy hero. What follows is an adventure so crazy that it has to be seen to be believed. Based on the much loved 1960’s cartoon, this is the sequel to animated film Top Cat
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.
The Angry Birds Movie (Cert PG) The video game phenomenon hits the big screen with this hilarious spin-off animation. How did the birds meet the pigs? We're about to find out in this rib-tickling CGI animation. Jason Sudeikis leads the top-notch voice cast as flock leader Red, with Bill Hader as the commander of the evil porcine interlopers who arrive on the flightless birds' island idyll, sparking all-out war.
Thomas & Friends: The Great Race (Cert U) Thomas wishing he could represent Sodor at the Great Railway Show, which is taking place on the mainland. But the bigger engines just laugh at him and say he's not big, strong or fast enough to compete with the best engines from around the world.
Thomas is up against international competition from a host of new engines including Raul of Brazil, Yong Bao of China, Ivan of Russia and the brightly decorated engine from India, Ashima, but he is determined to find a way - even when his plans all go wrong and the devious Diesel threatens his chances to compete. With the voices of Rasmus Hardiker, John Hasler, Kerry Shale and Keith Wickham.
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.
Ratchet and Clank (Cert U) tells the story of two unlikely heroes as they struggle to stop the alien Chairman Drek from destroying every planet in the Solana Galaxy. When the two stumble upon a dangerous weapon capable of destroying entire planets, they must join forces with a team of heroes called The Galactic Rangers in order to save the galaxy. Along the way they'll learn about heroism, friendship, and the importance of discovering one's own identity. With the voices of Sylvester Stallone, Paul Giamatti, Bella Thorne, John Goodman and Rosario Dawson.
Robinson Crusoe (Cert PG) On a tiny exotic island, Tuesday, a parrot lives with his quirky animal friends, but he can't stop dreaming about discovering the world. After a violent storm, Tuesday and his friends wake up to find a strange creature on the beach: Robinson Crusoe. Tuesday views Crusoe as his ticket off the island and likewise, Crusoe soon realizes that the key to surviving on the island is through the help of Tuesday and the other animals.
One day, when their comfortable life is overturned by two savage cats, who wish to take control of the island. A battle ensues and Crusoe and the animals soon discover the true power of friendship up against all odds (even savage cats).
Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise. But when the supernatural villain Kai begins to sweep across China defeating all the kung fu masters, Po must do the impossible - train a village full of his clumsy panda brethren to become the ultimate band of Kung Fu Pandas! With the voices of Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan, Seth Rogen and Lucy Liu.
Zootropolis (PG) Zootopia is populated by all types of animals, from mammals to birds and from fish to dinosaurs – plus a fast-talking fox who goes on the run when he's framed for a crime he didn't commit. Zootopia's top cop, a self-righteous rabbit, is hot on his tail, but when both become targets of a conspiracy, they're forced to team up and discover even natural enemies can become best friends. With the voices of Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Shakira and Idris Elba.
Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice (12A) Fearing the actions of Superman left unchecked, Batman takes on Superman, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero the world really needs. But a new threat, Doomsday is created by Lex Luthor so Superman and Batman must set aside their difference and along with Wonder Woman stop Lex Luthor and Doomsday from destroying Metropolis. Starring Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck and Jesse Eisenberg.