Everyone loves a trip to the movies, but since getting the entire family to the theater isn’t always an easy (or inexpensive!) feat, you want to make sure the flick you choose is the right one. Luckily 2017 is shaping up to be quite a year for family-friendly films: From awesome animation to remakes the whole family will adore, we’ve rounded up the best new movies worth watching. The only thing left to do is pass the popcorn!
If you've got grade school kids at home, you've probably heard about the wildly popular book series by author and illustrator Dav Pikey. Well, guess what? Captain Underpants is making his way to the big screen and that's got tons of elementary aged kids really excited. The animated film from DreamWorks stars Ed Helms and centers around two fourth graders who hypnotize their mean principal into assuming a secret identity of an underwear clad superhero who helps their fellow classmates. Students 1 - Principal 0.
Opens in theaters June 2, 2017
What movie are you and your family most looking forward to seeing in 2017?
—Aimee Della Bitta