Family Movies In Cinemas for Summer 2021

Movies for Kids

The wait is over, and cinemas in the UK have now re-opened!

Here's what is in store for summer 2021 at the movies.

Dogtanian And The Three Muskehounds

Dogtanian (U) is an ambitious young swordsman who dreams of becoming a hero and joining the legendary Muskehounds. After proving his skills and earning their trust, he and the three Muskehounds must defend the King from the villainous Cardinal Richelieu’s secret plot to seize power. Will the Cardinal win and take control, or will Dogtanian and his new friends foil the evil scheme before it’s too late?

One for all and all for one with the voices of Tomas Ayuso, Elisabeth Gray and Scott Cleverdon.

Space Jam: A New Legacy

Welcome to the Jam! NBA champion and global icon LeBron James goes on an epic adventure alongside timeless Tune Bugs Bunny with the animated/live-action movie Space Jam: A New Legacy (TBC).

When LeBron and his young son Dom are trapped in a digital space by a rogue A.I., LeBron must get them home safe by leading Bugs, Lola Bunny and the whole gang of notoriously undisciplined Looney Tunes to victory over the A.I.’s digitized champions on the court: a powered-up roster of professional basketball stars as you’ve never seen them before. It’s Tunes versus Goons in the highest-stakes challenge of his life!

Starring LeBron James, Eric Bauza along with Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and Porky Pig.

The Croods 2: A New Age

The Croods need a new place to live. So, the first prehistoric family sets off into the world in search of a safer place to call home in this long awaited sequel The Croods 2: A New Age (PG).

When they discover an idyllic walled-in paradise that meets all their needs, they think their problems are solved ... except for one thing. Another family already lives there: the Bettermans. With their elaborate tree house, amazing inventions and irrigated acres of fresh produce are a couple of steps above the Croods on the evolutionary ladder. When they take the Croods in as the world's first houseguests, it isn't long before tensions reach a breaking point.

With the voices of Catherine Keener, Emma Stone, Nicolas Cage and Ryan Reynolds

Hotel Transylvania: Transformania

When Van Helsing's mysterious invention, the "Monsterfication Ray", goes haywire, Drac and his monster pals are all transformed into humans, and Johnny becomes a monster in Hotel Transylvania: Transformania (TBC).

In their new mismatched bodies, Drac, stripped of his powers, and an exuberant Johnny, loving life as a monster, must team up and race across the globe to find a cure before it's too late, and before they drive each other crazy. With help from Mavis and the hilariously human Drac Pack, the heat is on to find a way to switch themselves back before their transformations become permanent.

With the voices of Adam Sandler, Kevin James and Selena Gomez.

Spirit Untamed

An epic adventure about a headstrong girl longing for a place to belong who discovers a kindred spirit when her life intersects with a wild horse, Spirit Untamed (TBC) is the next chapter in the beloved story from DreamWorks Animation.

The film is a spin-off of the traditionally animated Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron released in 2002 and based on its Netflix animated spin-off television series Spirit Riding Free.

The film stars the voices of Isabela Merced, Julianne Moore, Jake Gyllenhaal, Marsai Martin, Mckenna Grace, Walton Goggins, Andre Braugher and Eiza González.

The Paw Patrol Movie

The PAW Patrol is on a roll! When their biggest rival, Humdinger, becomes Mayor of nearby Adventure City and starts wreaking havoc, Ryder and everyone’s favorite heroic pups kick into high gear to face the challenge head on. While one pup must face his past in Adventure City, the team finds help from a new ally, the savvy dachshund Liberty in The Paw Patrol Movie (TBC).

Together, armed with exciting new gadgets and gear, the PAW Patrol fights to save the citizens of Adventure City! Joining the PAW Patrol in their thrilling first big screen adventure are the UK cast members from the original series’ along with Marsai Martin, Yara Shahidi, Kim Kardashian West, Randall Park, Dax Shepard, with Tyler Perry and Jimmy Kimmel.

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Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway

The follow up 2018’s Peter Rabbit, has finally made it to the big screen - the lovable rogue Peter is back. Bea, Thomas, and the rabbits have created a makeshift family, but despite his best efforts, Peter can’t seem to shake his mischievous reputation.

In Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway (U), adventuring out of the garden, Peter finds himself in a world where his mischief is appreciated, but when his family risks everything to come looking for him, Peter must figure out what kind of bunny he wants to be.

With the voices of Rose Byrne, Domhnall Gleeson, David Oyelowo, Elizabeth Debicki. Margot Robbie and James Corden as Peter Rabbit.

Cruella

An all-new live-action feature film about the rebellious early days of one of cinemas most notorious – and notoriously fashionable – villains, the legendary Cruella de Vil. Cruella (12A), which is set in 1970s London amidst the punk rock revolution, follows a young grifter named Estella, a clever and creative girl determined to make a name for herself with her designs.

She befriends a pair of young thieves who appreciate her appetite for mischief, and together they are able to build a life for themselves on the London streets.

Starring Emma Stone, Emma Thompson and Mark Strong.




About eParenting: eParenting was started by Jacqui O'Brien in 2004. At the time her kids were 1 and 4 and kept her nice and busy. Now they are teenagers and still keeping her pretty busy!






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