Summer 2024 Kids Movies To Watch As A Family

2022 Kids Movies

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Prepare for a thrilling cinematic experience! We’re here to unveil the most exhilarating new kids movies coming to theaters this summer. So, grab your oversized drinks and cozy up with your young movie fans to kickstart this movie night lineup!

The Muppet Movie

After Kermit the Frog decides to chase his dream of a movie career, he embarks on a cross-country journey from Florida to California. Along the way, he meets and befriends Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo, and the rock band Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem. Kermit receives a job offer from Doc Hopper (Charles Durning) to promote the fried frog legs at his restaurant chain, but Kermit declines. Unwilling to take no for an answer, Hopper relentlessly pursues Kermit and his friends, leading to a dramatic final showdown.

Rated G, Release Date: June 2, 2024

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The Secret World of Arrietty

Arrietty, a small teenager, resides with her parents in the hidden corners of a suburban home, unnoticed by the homeowner and housekeeper. Like others of her kind, Arrietty stays out of sight from the human occupants, occasionally emerging from beneath the floorboards to borrow sugar cubes and other necessities. When 12-year-old Shawn discovers Arrietty, a secret friendship blossoms, but their bond could threaten Arrietty’s family.

Rated G, Release Date: June 9, 2024

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Inside Out 2

Pixar revisits the inner workings of the mind in a follow-up to 2015’s Inside Out. However, this time around, a fresh set of emotions – Anxiety, Ennui, Embarrassment, and Envy – are introduced, posing a challenge to the existing balance. Amy Poehler reprises her role as the voice of Joy.

Rated PG, Release Date: June 14, 2024

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Despicable Me 4

Gru’s life has taken an eventful turn since our last encounter with him. Alongside his new wife and baby, Gru Jr., he faces the resurgence of his archenemy, who is determined to settle the score! Will our beloved villain rise to the occasion? Will Ferrell lends his voice to the nemesis, named Maxime Le Mal.

Rated PG, Release Date: July 3, 2024

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Descendants: The Rise of Red

Under the leadership of Mal as headmaster, Auradon Prep is on the brink of transformation. Her first decree: opening the school to all kingdoms, including Wonderland, allowing Red – daughter of the Queen of Hearts – to enroll. The next installment in the Descendants series is set to premiere exclusively on Disney+ this summer.

Rated G, Release Date: July 12, 2024

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Man and Witch: The Dance of a Thousand Steps

When a lonely goatherd learns he was cursed at birth to never marry, he seeks out a reclusive witch to lift the spell. She agrees, but only if he can complete three impossible tasks. If he fails, he will never find true love.

Rated PG, Release Date: July 18, 2024

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Harold and the Purple Crayon

The children’s picture book, upon which this upcoming family movie slated for release in 2024 is built, debuted in 1955. Crafted by Crockett Johnson, the writing and illustrations weave a delightful tale of enchantment. It follows a young boy’s fantastical journey through the woods, across the sea, and encountering dragons—all brought to life with his remarkable purple crayon. Here’s to hoping that the latest adaptation captures the same whimsical imagination.

Rated PG, Release Date: August 2, 2024

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The Wild Robot

Based on Peter Brown’s award-winning children’s book, The Wild Robot narrates the story of Roz, a smart robot who finds herself stranded in the wilderness, surrounded solely by Mother Nature’s creatures. As she navigates this new environment, Roz learns to adapt and eventually earns the animals’ friendship. However, her mysterious past looms, threatening to upend her newfound harmony. Addressing themes of nature, technology, and acceptance, this story is the first in a trilogy, promising more adventures in the future.

Rated: TBD, Release Date: September 20, 2024

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