Summer holiday movies
Song of the sea
Saoirse is a child who is the last of the selkies, women in Irish and Scottish legends who transform from seals into people. She escapes from her grandmother's home to journey to the sea and free fairy creatures trapped in the modern world. Out now
The latest from the Marvel Cinematic Universe sees Biochemist Dr. Hank Pym uses his latest discovery, a group of subatomic particles, to create a size-altering formula. Though his first self-test goes awry, he develops an instrument that helps him communicate with and control insects. Out 17th July
Thomas & Friends: Sodor’s Legend of the lost Treasure
Shiver me timbers. Surprises await Thomas and his friends as they dig up their most daring adventure yet. Unearthing an old pirate ship, Thomas is on the hunt for Sodor's lost treasure. Join Thomas and Friends in this explosive movie adventure. Out July 17th July
The director behind ‘Up’ has made another Pixar animation to make grown adults weep with this metaphysical tale of a group of emotions directing the life of a young girl. Out 24th July
A reboot of the Marvel property centered on four astronauts who gain superpowers after cosmic radiation exposure. Out 6th August
One for the Mum and Dad:
A Walk in the Woods
Upon his arrival back in the United States following two decades in the UK, Bryson wants to find a way to reconnect with his homeland. Impulsively he decides to hike a section of the longest continuous footpath in the world, The Appalachian Trail, 1000 arduous miles stretching from Maine to Georgia, an expedition men half his age struggle to complete.
Fearing for his life, his wife Cathy (Emma Thompson) refuses to allow him to do a solo trek but is unsuccessful in persuading any of his friends to accompany him. When his old buddy Katz (Nick Nolte), a crude, overweight, recovering alcoholic, calls him out of the blue and offers to accompany him, Bryson has no choice other than to accept.
Thus begins an adventure as they encounter weird and wonderful characters and face hilarious trials and tribulations along the way. The men gamely persevere and together they learn that some roads are better left untravelled. Out on September 18th.