Winter Holiday Family Movies

There are some fantastic family movies showing in theatres these Winter holidays from action-packed superheroes to  movies and adorable animated features from reboots of old classics and much-anticipated sequels.  Plan your Winter Holiday Movies now ….

Despicable Me 3

  • Release Date: 15/6/17
  • Certificate: PG
  • Running Time: 90 Minutes
  • Synopsis: The mischievous Minions hope that Gru will return to a life of crime after the new boss of the Anti-Villain League fires him. Instead, Gru decides to remain retired and travel to Freedonia to meet his long-lost twin brother for the first time. The reunited siblings soon find themselves in an uneasy alliance to take down the elusive Balthazar Bratt, a former 1980’s child star who seeks revenge against the world.

Cars 3

  • Release Date: 22/6/17
  • Certificate: G
  • Running Time: 109 Minutes
  • Synopsis: Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast cars, the legendary Lighting McQueen finds himself pushed out of the sport that he loves. Hoping to get back in the game, he turns to Cruz Ramirez, an eager young technician who has her own plans for winning. With inspiration from the Fabulous Hudson Hornet and a few unexpected turns, No. 95 prepares to compete on Piston Cup Racing’s biggest stage.

Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul

  • Release Date: 22/6/17
  • Certificate: PG
  • Running Time: 91 Minutes
  • Synopsis: Young Grey Heffley is looking forward to a long summer of just hanging out but his mother throws a monkey wrench into his plans when she forces the entire family to take a road trip for a relative’s birthday celebration. His eyes soon light up after he realises that the excursion is his ticket to a gaming convention to meet YouTube sensation Mac Digby. Greg’s imagination then kicks into overdrive as he sneakily hatches a scheme to attend the expo and gain some much-deserved fame.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

  • Release Date: 25/4/17
  • Certificate: M
  • Running Time: 136 Minutes
  • Synopsis: Peter Quill and his fellow Guardians are hired by a powerful alien race, the Sovereign, to protect their precious batteries from invaders. When it is discovered that Rocket has stolen the items they were sent to guard, the Sovereign dispatch their armada to search for vengeance. As the Guardians try to escape, the mystery of Peter’s parentage is revealed.

Spider-man: Homecoming

  • Release Date: 6/7/17
  • Certificate: CTC
  • Running Time: 133 Minutes
  • Synopsis: Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, young Peter Parker returns home to live with his Aunt May. Under the watchful eye of mentor Tony Stark, Parker starts to embrace his newfound identity as Spider-Man. He also tries to return to his normal daily routine – distracted by thoughts of proving himself to be more than just a friendly neighbourhood superhero. Peter must soon put his powers to the test when the evil Vulture emerges to threaten everything that he holds dear.

Transformers: The Last Knight

  • Release Date: 22/6/17
  • Certificate: M
  • Running Time: 149 Minutes
  • Synopsis: humans are a t war with the Transformers, and Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving the future lies buried in the secrets of the past and the hidden history of Transformers on Earth. Now, it’s up to the unlikely alliance of inventor Cade Yeager, Bumlebee, and English lord and an Oxford professor to save the world.

Wonder Woman

  • Release Date: 1/6/17
  • Certificate: M
  • Running Time: 141 Minutes
  • Synopsis: Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, Diana meets an American pilot who tells her about the massive conflict that’s raging in the outside world. Convinced that she can stop the threat, Diana leaves her home for the first time. Fighting alongside men in a war to end all wars, she finally discovers her full powers and true destiny.

War For The Planet Of The Apes

  • Release Date: 27/7/17
  • Certificate: CTC
  • Running Time: 142 Minutes
  • Synopsis: Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both of their species and the future of the planet.


  • Release Date: 20/7/17
  • Certificate: CTC
  • Running Time: TBC
  • Synopsis: In an era where aliens have invaded and taken over feudal Tokyo, a young samurai finds work however he can.


Author: Laurice Klaire

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