Jul 17, 2015
Upcoming Animated Films
Animation films are popular and there is a load of new releases coming up this year, the latest release was Minions, a spin-off of Despicable Me, which has proved to be extremely popular. With so many animated films coming up we decided to list them here. We have also listed their UK release date.
Release Date: 24th July 2015
Inside Out is the latest film from Pixar Animation Studios, which gave us great films in the past such as Finding Nemo, Toy Story, Finding Nemo and Cars. Inside Out follows the life of a young girl called Riley who has just moved to San Francisco with her parents. Riley is guided by the emotions in her head – Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness. This fun film is available in both 2D and 3D and has a run time of 102 minutes.
Hotel Transylvania 2
Release Date: 9th October 2015
Hotel Transylvania 2 has gone through numerous changes since the first film as it now accepts human guests. Count Dracula’s grandson, Dennis, is put through a “monster-in-training” boot camp due to his concern that Dennis lacks any vampire abilities. However not everything is good when Dracula’s father, Vlad, pays a visit and finds out the hotel now accepts humans and his great-grandson is not pure blood. This film is shown in 2D and 3D and is the latest from Sony Pictures Animation.
The Peanuts Movie
Release Date: 21st December 2015
Blue Sky Studios have made this movie to commemorate the 65th anniversary of the comic strip Peanuts. Charlie Brown goes on a life changing adventure in this film as he attempts to win the affection of the Little Red-Haired Girl, who has just moved to Charlie’s neighbourhood. Meanwhile, Charlie’s dog, Snoopy, goes up against the Red Baron, his nemesis. The film was directed by Steve Martino and features Noah Schnapp as Charlie Brown, the budget was $100 million.
The Good Dinosaur
Release Date: 27th November 2015
The Good Dinosaur is another upcoming release from Pixar and along with Inside Out, it marks the first time Pixar will release two films in one year. Peter Sohn directed this film which sees the earth in an alternate timeline in which the asteroid never hit the earth and wiped out the dinosaurs. A young Apotosaurus called Arlo is the main protagonist who loses his father in a tragic accident. One day Arlo finds himself far away from his home after falling into a river and getting knocked out by a rock. Arlo ends up befriending a young boy named Spot.
Kung Fu Panda 3
Release Date: 18th March 2016
Scheduled for release in early 2016, Kung Fu Panda 3 is a fun upcoming film which sees Po reunited with his biological father and returning to his birthplace. An evil spirit called Kai terrorizes China and steals the powers of the defeated kung fu masters. Po must learn to train a village of pandas to become Kung Fu Pandas. The film stars Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan and more. It is a sequel to the 2011 film Kung Fu Panda 2.
This is just a few of some upcoming films, if you never want to miss the premiere of your favourite films put the release date into your mobile phone’s calendar and pre-book tickets online.