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The Best New Family Movies Coming to Theatres

12/10/2021 • 4 min read

Families that love movies have more choices than ever when it comes to entertainment that is suitable for audiences of all ages. Whether it’s a revival of classic characters, a sequel to a recent hit, or an all-new story full of adventure and inspiring characters, filmmakers are creating incredible stories for the big screen.

With our discount pricing for children's tickets and special Family Day pricing at select theatres, a family outing to the movies is one of the most affordable entertainment options around! With our Private Watch Party option, you can build a playdate around a new movie, or a favorite classic screening for the ultimate birthday party! Thanks to our locations which offer concessions from Pizza Hut Express, you can even organize a movie-lover's pizza party.

Whether it's a family night out or a birthday party blowout, here are the best new kids’ movies — or movies for families to watch together — coming to the big screen in 2022.

New Family Movies Coming in 2022

The Unbreakable Boy

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Austin is a young boy with both a rare brittle-bone disease and autism. But this truly unique boy also possesses a joyous, funny, and life-affirming worldview that transforms and unites everyone around him. (SHAZAM) leads the cast as Austin's father, who leans to see in Austin the triumph of an indestructible spirit. Adapted by the book by Scott M. LeRette with Susy Flory. [Opens on March 18]

The Bad Guys

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Never have there been five friends as infamous as The Bad Guys—dashing pickpocket Mr. Wolf, seen-it-all safecracker Mr. Snake, chill master-of-disguise Mr. Shark, short-fused “muscle” Mr. Piranha, and sharp-tongued expert hacker Ms. Tarantula. When, after years of countless heists and being the world’s most-wanted villains, the gang is finally caught, Mr. Wolf brokers a deal (that he has no intention of keeping) to save them all from prison: The Bad Guys will go good. Under the tutelage of their mentor, an arrogant but adorable guinea pig, The Bad Guys set out to fool the world that they’ve been transformed. Along the way, though, Mr. Wolf begins to suspect that doing good for real may give him what he’s always secretly longed for: acceptance. So when a new villain threatens the city, can Mr. Wolf persuade the rest of the gang to become… The Good Guys? [Opens on April 22]

DC League of Super-Pets

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Experience the lighter side of the DC Universe with this animated adventure featuring the most powerful dog in the world. When the Justice League are captured by Lex Luthor, Superman's dog, Krypto, forms a team of shelter-pets who were given super-powers: A hound named Ace, who becomes super-strong, a pig named PB, who can grow to giant-size, a turtle named Merton, who becomes super-fast, and a squirrel named Chip, who gains electric-powers. [Opens on May 20]

Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile

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The classic children's book by Bernard Waber comes to the big screen with characters voiced by Javier Bardem and Constance Wu. Lyle the crocodile is very happy living in a house in New York City, where he helps the Primm family and plays with all the kids in the neighborhood. But one resident of the Upper East Side neighborhood can't stand having a giant reptile around. Mr. Grumps is determined to see Lyle moved to a zoo, and so the friendly croc sets out to prove his worth. [Opens on Nov 18, 2022]


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All images courtesy of Dreamworks Animation, Lionsgate, Pixar, Universal Pictures, and Warner Bros.

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