Looking for some great movies to keep the kids entertained at home or in the car over the May Half Term holidays?
Here are the latest family movie DVDs due for release in the lead up to May Half Term 2017 - out on Blu-ray, DVD and to download.
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In the follow up to The LEGO® Movie - which was as popular with adults as it was kids - the self-described leading man of that ensemble – LEGO Batman – stars in his own big-screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he wants to save the city from The Joker’s hostile takeover,
Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up. With the voices of Will Arnett, Ralph Fiennes and Zach Galifianakis.
The LEGO Batman Movie is available from May 30th 2017 as a digital download only - a special May Half Term treat! The movie will be available on DVD and Blu-ray on 19th June.
A high schooler, Tripp, builds a Monster Truck from bits and pieces of scrapped cars. When he finds and befriends an otherworldly creature, which is able to crawl inside his car and act as a supercharged engine, he thinks that he has found a way to get out of his small town. Starring Jane Levy, Rob Lowe, Amy Ryan and Danny Glover.
Monster Trucks is out on 8th May 2017.
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Set in a world like ours but entirely inhabited by animals, Sing is the story of Buster Moon, a dapper Koala who presides over a once-grand theatre that has fallen on hard times. Buster is an eternal optimist - okay, maybe a bit of a scoundrel - who loves his theatre above all and will do anything to preserve it.
Now facing the crumbling of his life’s ambition, he has one final chance to restore his fading jewel to its former glory by producing the world’s greatest singing competition. With the voices of Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon and Scarlett Johansson.
Sing is out on 22nd May 2017
Based on the heart-breaking and powerful fantasy novel by Patrick Ness, it tells the story of 12-year-old Conor who attempts to deal with both his mother’s illness and the bullying of his classmates by escaping into a fantastical world of monsters and fairy tales, that explore courage, loss, and faith.
Conor finds a most unlikely ally when a Monster appears at his bedroom window. Starring Toby Kebbell, Liam Neeson, Felicity Jones, Sigourney Weaver, Geraldine Chaplin and Lewis MacDougall.
A Monster Calls is out on May 8th 2017.
New DVD releases for Easter 2017 - including Fantastic Beasts, Rogue One and Moana out on Blu-ray, DVD and to download.
About the Author: Jacqui O'Brien is the Editor of eParenting.