Upcoming movies your kids will love!


Tired of your child demanding you put Frozen or The Incredibles on for the 800th time? You probably know the lyrics to all the songs by now, don't you? Not to worry, with these new movie releases, your child will have something new to fall in love with (and something new to watch for about 800 times).

Which movies are your kids really looking forward to and why? Let us know by emailing us at chatback@Parent24.com and we could publish your comments. Do let us know if you'd like to remain anonymous.

1. The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

Release date: 2 November 2018

An all-star cast including the likes of Keira Knightley, Helen Mirren and Morgan Freeman will be a treat for parents and kiddies alike. 

Take a look into the whimsical world of Clara (Mackenzie Foy) as she goes in search of a priceless gift she received from her mother. This leads her into a mysterious parallel universe. 

From the Land of Snowflakes to the Land of Flowers and Land of Sweets, Clara must then enter the ominous Fourth Realm to face Mother Ginger in order to restore harmony to the world.  

2. Ralph Breaks the Internet

Release date: 30 November 2018

If you haven't already seen Wreck-It Ralph, then do so soon! It's one of the cutest movies to ever be created.

In the sequel, Ralph teams up with best friend and fellow misfit Vanellope von Schweetz to enter the the vast world wide web in search of a part to save Vanellope’s game, Sugar Rush. 

A funny, witty and colourful movie that will put anyone in a cheerful mood. Not to mention the hilarious Disney Princesses scene... peep the trailer to see why this is definitely worth a watch. 

3. Mary Poppins Returns

Release date: 28 December 2018

In Disney’s all-new musical and sequel “Mary Poppins Returns”, the no-nonsense nanny is back to help the next generation of the Banks family find the joy and magic missing in their lives after they experience the loss of their mother.

A heartwarming tale full of adventure for the whole family.  

"The magic always returns."

4. Captain Marvel

Release date: 8 March 2019 

If your child is a fan of any of the Marvel Cinematic Universe movies, they're anticipating this movie as much as the rest of us fans.

With the huge success of Black Panther and The Avengers: Infinity War earlier this year, the introduction of Captain Marvel is going to be a game-changer.

Set in the 1990s, this story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races.   

Spoiler alert: Avengers Infinity War ends off on a big cliff hanger where Captain Marvel is paged to help save the day, so you can imagine how big of a deal this movie is in carrying the story out (and seeing what a bad ass of a character Captain Marvel is).

5. Dumbo

Release date: 29 March 2019

Another ode to a great classic, everyone's favourite adorable enormous-eared elephant friend is here to steal our hearts all over again.

From visionary director Tim Burton, this grand live-action adventure “Dumbo” is a touching tale in which differences are celebrated, family is cherished and dreams can come true. 

6. Aladdin

Release date: 24 May 2019 

The live-action remake of this Disney animated classic is sure to be a winner.

And with Will Smith cast as the genie, you're definitely not going to want to miss out on this one.

What would you wish for?

7. The Lion King

Release date: 19 July 2019

BAAAAHSOWHENYAMAMABEATSIBAHBAAAAH (if you read it in the tune, you're a real one).

The first Lion King released in 1994 and has been wildly popular ever since. It's no surprise that this too shall be receiving a live-action remake. 

With an absolutely all-star cast, this movie is definitely highly anticipated. I mean come on, look at these actors.  

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8. Artemis Fowl

Release date: 9 August 2019

Artemis Fowl: the story of a 12-year-old genius who comes from a long line of criminal masterminds, as told in the very popular youth novels by Eoin Colfer. Artemis finds himself in a battle of strength and cunning against a powerful, hidden race of fairies who may be behind his father’s disappearance.

Stay tuned for more information on this mysterious adventure.

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Which movies are your kids really looking forward to and why? Let us know by emailing us at chatback@Parent24.com and we could publish your comments. Do let us know if you'd like to remain anonymous.

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