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When mischievous friends Yi, Jin, and Peng discover a young yeti on their roof, they name him Everest and embark on a thrilling adventure to reunite the magical creature with his family. On the journey of their lifetimes, Everest helps Yi, Jin, and Peng unlock an inner bravery they didn’t know they had. And as they travel across China to return the magical creature to his home, Everest will help them discover where they truly belong, too. But to do so, they must stay one step ahead of a wealthy financier and a determined zoologist who want to capture the beast for their own gain. A Beautifully animated, engaging adventure for the whole family. (97 mins)
Get ready to snap your fingers! The first family of Halloween is back on the big screen in the first animated comedy about the kookiest family on the block. Members of the mysterious and spooky Addams family -- Gomez, Morticia, Pugsley, Wednesday, Uncle Fester and Grandma -- are readily preparing for a visit from their even creepier relatives. But trouble soon arises when shady TV personality Margaux Needler realizes that the Addams' eerie hilltop mansion is standing in the way of her dream to sell all the houses in the neighborhood. Funny, outlandish, and completely iconic, The Addams Family redefines what it means to be a good neighbour. (86 mins)

Félicie is a young orphan from Brittany who has only one passion: dance. With her best friend Victor, who wants to become a great inventor, they come up with a madcap scheme to escape their orphanage for Paris, the City of Lights. Félicie has to fight like she has never fought before, she has to outdo herself and learn from her mistakes to make her craziest dream come true: becoming a prima ballerina at the Paris Opera. This computer animated musical comedy adventure is full of charm, exciting and a visual treat and is guaranteed to please family audiences. (89 mins)

Adapted from the beloved literary classic, this latest adaptation vividly brings to the screen the story of Buck, a big-hearted dog whose blissful domestic life is turned upside down when he is suddenly uprooted from his California home and transplanted to the exotic wilds of the Alaskan Yukon during the Gold Rush of the 1890s. As the newest rookie on a mail delivery dog sled team, Buck experiences the adventure of a lifetime, ultimately finding his true place in the world and becoming his own master. This is a beautifully filmed, thrilling and very touching retelling of the timeless tale. Starring Harrison Ford, Karen Gillan and Dan Stevens. (99 mins)

Growing up in the big city with a struggling mum who doesn't really understand her, A teenage cow named Klara dreams of becoming a pop-star like her absent father, believing fame and fortune to be the key to her future happiness. But when a talent show audition show goes horribly wrong, Klara realises she may need a little help in reaching her dream. Setting out for the countryside in search of her infamous father, Klara surprises herself by overcoming new challenges every step of the way. She finds & helps her misunderstood dad and starts to understand that it's possible to become a star in more ways than she ever thought possible in this family friendly animated adventure. (66 mins)

The first-ever live-action adventure of the Pokemon phenomenon - one of the world's most popular, multi-generation entertainment properties. When ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, his son Tim investigates aided by Harry's former Pokemon partner, Detective Pikachu (Ryan Reynolds): a hilariously wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth. A thrilling adventure ensues through the neon-lit streets of Ryme City, where humans and Pokemon live side by side in a hyper-realistic live-action world. They soon uncover a shocking plot that could destroy this peaceful co-existence and threaten the whole Pokemon universe. (100 mins)
After losing his wife, the eccentric Dr. John Dolittle (Robert Downey Jr), famed doctor and veterinarian of Queen Victoria’s England, hermits himself away behind the high walls of Dolittle Manor with only his menagerie of exotic animals that he speaks to on a daily basis. But when the young queen falls gravely ill, a reluctant Dolittle is forced to set sail on an epic adventure to a mythical island in search of a cure, regaining his wit and courage as he crosses old adversaries and discovers wondrous creatures. Downey Jr. electrifies one of literature’s most enduring characters in a vivid reimagining of the classic family tale of the man who could talk to animals. (101 mins)

Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora (Isabela Moner) for her most dangerous adventure ever -- High School. Always the explorer, Dora quickly finds herself leading Boots (her best friend, a monkey), Diego (Jeffrey Wahlberg), a mysterious jungle inhabitant (Eugenio Derbez), and a rag tag group of teens on a live-action adventure to save her parents (Eva Longoria, Michael Peña) and solve the impossible mystery behind a lost city of gold. This delightful live-action big screen installment of the Nickelodeon cartoon is a fun filled, humerous adventure that is great fun for family audiences. (102 mins)

New couple Alice and David take their less than enthusiastic children on a family holiday in a Cornwall cottage to meet each other for the first time. The holiday takes an unexpected turn when the kids discover a magical Psammead on the local beach, a creature with the power to grant wishes. They also meet Tristan, who wants to capture the Psammead for his own gain. The ensuing adventure brings the new siblings together and teaches them to accept their parents new found happiness. This offbeat family tale stars Michael Caine, Russell Brand, Matthew Goode & Paula Patton. (106 mins)
Why was Elsa the Snow Queen born with magical powers? The answer is calling her and threatening her kingdom. Together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven, she'll set out on a dangerous but remarkable journey to the enchanted forests and dark seas beyond her kingdom. Elsa feared her powers were too much for the world but now she must hope they are enough. The long awaited sequel to Disney’s phenomenally popular original is another triumphant success – a charming musical adventure that promotes sisterhood, empowerment, love and acceptance, while introducing a host of catchy new songs all wrapped up in a visually stunning and highly detailed animated world that’s sure to entertain the whole family. (103 mins)

The gang is back (Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart and Karen Gillan) but the game has changed. As they return to Jumanji to rescue one of their own, they discover that everything has changed & nothing is as they expect. With more action and surprises, the players will have to brave parts unknown and unexplored, from the arid deserts to the snowy mountains, in order to escape the world’s most dangerous game. The return of the likable core cast and the addition of Danny DeVito, Danny Glover and Nick Jonas make this sequel an entertaining, funny & exciting twist on the original. Perfect fun for the family. (123 mins)
No-one believed Luis’s dad when he said an alien had attacked him. And growing up with an obsessed Ufologist for a father hasn’t been easy for 12-year-old Luis, either. But then three crazy aliens crash their ship right in front of Luis, and finally he’s got the proof his dad needs to show the world he’s not crazy. The problem is, if Luis tells his dad, he’ll blast the aliens with his homemade ‘shockfrost’ gun – but if he doesn’t, he risks being sent away to boarding school. Can Luis save the day and help the tiny extraterrestrials return to their huge mother ship & bring everyone closer together. A fun filled animated treat for the youngsters. (84 mins)
Maleficent travels to a grand old castle to celebrate young goddaughter Aurora's upcoming wedding to Prince Phillip. While there, she meets Aurora's future mother-in-law -- a conniving queen who hatches a devious plot to destroy the land's fairies. Determined to stop her, Maleficent joins forces with a seasoned warrior and a group of outcasts to battle the queen and her powerful army. This spectacular Disney sequel to the 2014 global hit is a visual feast for the eyes that boasts exciting action set pieces. Angelina Jolie triumphantly reprises the central character with Michelle Pfeiffer effective as the menacing queen, ably supported by Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sam Riiley, Lesley Manville & Imelda Staunton. (118 mins)
In Depression-era London, a now-grown up Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael’s three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she takes the Banks family on a magical, fun-filled adventure and helps the family rediscover the joy and wonder missing in their lives. This sequel to the beloved Disney original is a triumph in all departments - beautifully crafted with terrific live-action/animation and a memorable music score. Emily Blunt is perfect as Mary and the stellar cast includes Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters, Colin Firth, Angela Lansbury, Dick Van Dyke & Meryl Streep. (130 mins) 
The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe and they have expanded to cover the globe but so have the villains of the universe. To keep everyone safe, decorated Agent H and determined rookie M join forces -- an unlikely pairing that just might work. When aliens that can take the form of any human arrive on Earth, H and M embark on a globe-trotting adventure to save the agency -- and ultimately the world -- from their mischievous plans. This latest instalment of the popular franchise is big, bold fun all the way with amazing effects. Starring Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Rebecca Ferguson, Emma Thompson and Liam Neeson (120 mins)
Hugh Jackman is Sir Lionel frost, a brave and dashing adventurer who travels to America’s Pacific Northwest to discover a living remnant of Man’s primitive ancestry, the Missing Link. Zach Galifianakis is Mr. Link: the surprisingly smart and soulful 8 feet tall furry beast who Sir Lionel discovers. As species go, he’s possibly the last of his kind..he’s lonely and believes that Sir Lionel is the one man alive who can help him. This stop-motion animated adventure is a delightful and compelling adventure comedy. With Zoe Saldana, Emma Thompson, Stephen Fry, Matt Lucas & David Walliams. (95 mins)
Young Clara needs a magical, one-of-a-kind key to unlock a box that contains a priceless gift. A golden thread leads her to the coveted key, but it soon disappears into a strange and mysterious parallel world. In that world, she meets a soldier named Phillip, a group of mice and the regents who preside over three realms. Clara and Phillip must now enter a fourth realm, home to the tyrant Mother Ginger, to retrieve the key and restore harmony to the unstable land. This stunningly visual adventure fantasy features the vocal talents of Keira Knightley, Matthew MacFadyen, Morgan Freeman & Helen Mirren. (99 mins)
Teenage elf brothers Ian and Barley (voices of Tom Holland and Chris Pratt) get an unexpected opportunity to spend one more day with their late dad, so they embark on an extraordinary quest aboard Barley's epic van Guinevere. Their journey is filled with magic spells, cryptic maps, impossible obstacles and unimaginable discoveries. When the boys' fearless mum Laurel realises their sons are missing, she teams up with a part-lion, part-bat, part-scorpion, former warrior - aka The Manticore and heads off to find them. This one magical day could mean more than any of them ever dreamed in this delightful Pixar animated adventure. (102 mins)

Co-written and directed by Mandie Fletcher, Sarah (Beattie Edmondson), a young woman is left a pug named Patrick by her grandmother. With her life in turmoil, Sarah finds it difficult to look after Patrick, whose spoilt attitude causes chaos wherever he goes. However, just as it's all getting too much for Sarah, a surprising turn of events brings the pair closer together. This very amiable and amusing comedy is ideal family entertainment  with a first rate cast that also includes Ed Skrein, Gemma Jones and Jennifer Saunders. (94 mins)
A magical and new animated take on the classic kids story following the adventures of Captain Hook, Peter Pan, Tinker Bell, Wendy, Michael, John and the Never Kids. Neverland is in great danger when the famous Never Book falls in the hands of the crooked Captain Hook. Will Peter be able to fulfil the fabled prophecy of the Never Books with the help of Tinker Bell, Wendy, Michael, John and the Never Kids? Will he be able to save Neverland and London? Join Peter in this roller coaster of an adventure to find out. (85 mins)

The mischievous and adventurous hero who has captivated generations of readers now takes on the starring role of his own contemporary comedy. Peter Rabbit and his three sisters -- Flopsy, Mopsy and Cotton-Tail -- enjoy spending their days in Mr. McGregor's vegetable garden. He's less than thrilled to discover a family of rabbits in his home. A battle of wills soon breaks out as the owner hatches various schemes to get rid of Peter -- a resourceful rabbit who proves to be a worthy and wily opponent. Indeed, Peter’s feud with Mr. McGregor (Domhnall Gleeson) escalates to greater heights than ever before as their fight to gain control of the garden and the affections of the warm-hearted animal lover who lives next door (Rose Byrne) extends to the Lake District and London. James Corden is the voice of Peter with sterling support from Margot Robbie, Elizabeth Debicki, and Daisy Ridley. (95 mins)

In this thrilling animated adventure, Charlie unexpectedly disappears into the magical, animated universe of PLAYMOBIL & unprepared Marla must go on a quest of a lifetime to bring him home. As she sets off on a fantastic journey across stunning new worlds, Marla teams up with some unlikely and heroic new friends - the smooth-talking food truck driver Del, the dashing and charismatic secret agent Rex Dasher, a wholehearted misfit robot, an extravagant fairy-godmother and many more. Through their vibrant adventure, Marla and Charlie realize that no matter how life plays out, you can achieve anything when you believe in yourself! (100 mins)

When straight-laced fire superintendent Jake Carson (John Cena) and his elite team of expert firefighters (Keegan-Michael Key, John Leguizamo and Tyler Mane) come to the rescue of three siblings in the path of an encroaching wildfire, they quickly realize that no amount of training could prepare them for their most challenging job yet – babysitters. Unable to locate the children’s parents, the firefighters have their lives, jobs and even their fire depot turned upside down and quickly learn that kids – much like fires –are wild and unpredictable. This fun filled comedy is ideal for the youngsters. (92 mins)


As a little girl, Michelle Payne dreams of the impossible: winning the Melbourne Cup - horse racing's toughest two-mile race. The youngest of 10 children, Michelle is raised by a single father (Sam Neill). She leaves school at 15 to become a jockey and after early failures she finds her feet, but a family tragedy, followed by her own near fatal horse fall all but ends the dream. But with the love of her dad and brother, Michelle will not give up. This fact - based drama, with its excellent cast of characters, is delight entertainment for the whole family. (100 mins)

The first full-length animated Scooby-Doo adventure for the big screen reveals how lifelong friends Scooby and Shaggy first met and how they joined with young detectives Fred, Velma and Daphne to form the famous Mystery Inc. Now, with hundreds of cases solved and adventures shared, Scooby and the gang face their biggest and most challenging mystery ever: a plot to unleash the ghost dog Cerberus upon the world. The gang discover that Scooby has a secret legacy and an epic destiny greater than anyone imagined. (94 mins)
What begins as an ordinary day for Shaun the Sheep (Justin Fletcher) turns out to be anything but, when an unusual creature (Amalia Vitale) from another world endures a crash landing close to Shaun's home, Mossy Bottom Farm. When word gets out, a shady corporation vies to capture the alien creature to use her for its own gain, after it is revealed she possesses unique abilities. It is then up to Shaun to help his new friend return to her home planet before it is too late. This perfectly executed animated family adventure from Aardman Animations is splendid fun for everyone with terrific visual gags and dazzling stop-motion animation. (87 mins)
An animated adventure for all ages, with original music and an all-star cast, this larger than life tale turns the Bigfoot legend upside down when a bright young Yeti named Migo (Channing Tatum) finds something he thought didn't exist-a human. News of this "smallfoot" (James Corden) throws the simple Yeti community into an uproar over what else might be out there in the big world beyond their snowy village, in an all -new story about friendship, courage and the joy of discovery. This a charming mixture of positive messages, physical comedy, and catchy songs, all of which are sure to please young moviegoers. (86 mins)
Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in an all-new adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy. Young Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich), through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, joins a gang of galactic smugglers, including a 196-year-old Wookie named Chewbacca. Indebted to the gangster Dryden Vos, the crew devises a daring plan to travel to the mining planet Kessel to steal a batch of valuable coaxium. In need of a fast ship, Solo meets the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian, the suave owner of the perfect vessel for the dangerous mission - the Millennium Falcon. It will take him on a journey that will set the course of one of the Star Wars saga’s most unlikely heroes. This exciting action adventure is directed by veteran Ron Howard (Apollo 13) & stars Emilia Clarke, Woody Harrelson & Paul Bettany. (135 mins)
Based on the global blockbuster videogame franchise from Sega, this live-action adventure comedy tells the story of the world’s speediest hedgehog as he embraces his new home on Earth. He accidentally knocks out the power grid, sparking the attention of uncool evil genius Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey) and Sonic and his new best friend Tom (James Marsden) must team up to defend the planet. Now, it's supervillain vs. supersonic in an all-out race across the globe to stop Robotnik from using Sonic's unique power to achieve world domination. The family-friendly film also stars Tika Sumpter and Ben Schwartz as the voice of Sonic. (100 mins)
Tom Holland returns as friendly neighbourhood Super Hero who, following the events of 'Avengers: Endgame', must step up to take on new threats in a world that has changed forever as he begrudgingly agrees to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of several elemental creature attacks. The film expands the Spider-Man film universe, taking Peter Parker out of his comfort zone and his home in New York City, and hurling him across Europe during what was supposed to be a school holiday with friends – but which becomes his greatest challenge and his most epic adventure. as he helps Fury and fellow superhero Mysterio (Jake Gyllenhaal)stop the evil entities from wreaking havoc across the continent. (124 mins)
Miles Morales is a bright young Brooklyn teenager, who’s struggling to adjust to a more rigorous academic environment of a new school. But he’s having an even harder time adjusting to his entirely new and unexpected life as a Spider-Man. With the help of some surprising new friends, Miles learns to unlock the hero inside himself. The creative minds behind 'The Lego Movie' and '21 Jump Street', bring a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind. This rousingly entertaining superhero adventure is everything a family movie should be: laugh-out-loud funny, filled with teachable moments, and appealing to parents and kids of all ages. (116 mins)
Super spy Lance Sterling (Will Smith) and scientist Walter Beckett (Tom Holland) are almost exact opposites. Lance is smooth, suave and debonair. Walter is… not. But what Walter lacks in social skills he makes up for in smarts and invention, creating the awesome gadgets Lance uses on his epic missions. But when events take an unexpected turn, Walter and Lance suddenly have to rely on each other in a whole new way. And if this odd couple can’t learn to work as a team, the whole world is in peril. This is a colourful, beautifully animated family comedy adventure set in the high-octane globe-trotting world of international espionage. (101 mins)
Orphaned at birth and raised by storks, teenage sparrow Richard believes he is one of them. But when the time comes to migrate to Africa, his stork family is forced to reveal his true identity and leave him behind in the forest, since he is not a migratory bird and would not survive the journey. Determined to prove he is a stork after all, Richard ventures south on his own. Only with the help of an eccentric owl with an imaginary friend and a narcissistic, disco-singing parakeet, does he stand a chance to reach his goal and learn to accept who he really is. This delightful animated tale is perfect family entertainment. (85 mins)
Michael Kingley (Geoffrey Rush) is a successful retired businessman and grandfather. When Kingley starts to see images from his past that he can't explain, he remembers his long-forgotten childhood, growing up on an isolated coastline with his father. He recounts to his grand-daughter the story of how, as a boy, he rescued and raised an extraordinary orphaned pelican, Mr Percival. Their remarkable adventures and very special bond has a profound effect on all their lives. Based on the classic Australian novel, this is a timeless story of an unusual and unconditional friendship. (98 mins)
It seems like all the super heroes are getting their own movies – everyone but the Teen Titans, that is! Determined to be a star, Robin vows to change this. If only they could get Hollywood director Jade Wilson (Kristen Bell) to notice them! With a few madcap ideas and musical numbers (of course), the Teen Titans head to Tinseltown. But when Super-Villain Slade (Will Arnett) messes with their plans, the Teen Titans will have to become true super heroes to save the world! This animated adventure comedy is solid entertainment and great fun for the kids while also being smart and inspired as it cleverly pokes fun at superhero movies while also pulling back the curtain on all the standard elements and clichés of the genre. Also featuring the vocal talents of Nicholas Cage, Jimmy Kimmel & Greg Davies. (81 mins)


Josh Duhamel and Megan Fox star in this whimsical family comedy about a boy and his dog and a science project that will change all of their lives forever. This good natured and engaging throwback to Disney’s live-action classics follows 12-year-old Oliver, a tech prodigy whose middle-school science fair experiment goes awry, creating a telepathic connection between him and his furry friend, Henry. The bond brings Oliver and Henry even closer as they join forces to comically overcome complications at school and help. (91 mins)
From Pixar Animation Studios comes the adventure of a lifetime with your favourite toys from one of the most celebrated animated movie series ever. Woody, Buzz Lightyear and the rest of the gang embark on a road trip with Bonnie and a new toy named Forky. The adventurous journey turns into an unexpected reunion as Woody's slight detour leads him to his long-lost friend Bo Peep. As Woody and Bo discuss the old days, they soon start to realize that they're worlds apart when it comes to what they want from life as a toy. It’s a wild quest filled with unexpected new characters—and one long-lost friend—in a film stuffed with dazzling animation, humour and heart! (100 mins)

Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake return in an all-star sequel to DreamWorks Animation’s 2016 musical hit. A member of hard-rock royalty, Queen Barb (Rachel Bloom), aided by her father King Thrash (Ozzy Osbourne), wants to destroy all other kinds of music to let rock reign supreme. With the fate of the world at stake, Poppy and Branch, along with their friends — Biggie, Chenille, Satin, Cooper and Guy Diamond — set out to visit all the other lands to unify the Trolls in harmony against Barb, who’s looking to upstage them all. (90 mins)

In the adorably different town of Uglyville, weirdness is celebrated, strangeness is special and beauty is embraced as more than meets the eye. After traveling to the other side of a mountain, Moxy and her UglyDoll friends discover Perfection -- a town where more conventional dolls receive training before entering the real world to find the love of a child. Soon, the Ugly Dolls learn what it means to be different - ultimately realizing that they don't have to be perfect to be amazing. This feel good animated adventure features the vocal talents of Emma Roberts, Kelly Clarkson & Nick Jonas. (86 mins)

The summer of his high school freshman year, Hodaka runs away from his remote island home to Tokyo and quickly finds himself pushed to his financial and personal limits. The weather is gloomy and rainy every day, as he lives his days in isolation but he finally finds work as a writer for a mysterious occult magazine. One day, Hodaka meets Hina - this bright and strong-willed girl possesses a strange and wonderful ability: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky. This is a beautifully animated and narratively engaging ANIME feature. (113 mins)


Two sisters and their father move to the country to live with their grandmother. On her farm, they miraculously discover and befriend a baby unicorn named Rocco. Rocco has magical powers and gives the girls a little bit of luck, hijinks and a lot of laughter. When the local good-for-nothing cowboys learn about the magical unicorn, the gang steals Rocco to use his powers for themselves. The sisters must embark on a fun Western adventure to save Rocco in this original story full of heart, humour and magical adventures – perfect for the whole family. (92 mins)

In this animated adventure comedy, a magnificent amusement park is the setting for the imagination of a wildly creative girl named June to come alive. One magical day, June is running through the woods to find her way home where she discovers an old rollercoaster car and climbs inside. She suddenly finds herself in Wonderland, an amusement park she had created in her mind and put aside. All of her rides and characters are brought to life but are falling into disarray without her. Now, with the help of her fun and lovable park characters, June will have to put the wonder back in Wonderland before it is lost forever. (86 mins)