Movies are a great indoor activity for the kids and this Summer the line up of kids flicks looks good.

To find a movie session contact Village Cinemas Geelong, 194-200 Ryrie St, 1300 555 400 or visit villagecinemas.com.au

If you’re unsure about the suitability of a movie for your child we suggest you visit the Australian Parenting Website. Their movie reviews provide recommendations, reviews and easy-to-understand classifications for the latest children’s movies.

Visit: www.raisingchildren.net.au/movie_reviews/movies_landing_page.html

Ferdinand

FERDINAND tells the story of a giant bull with a big heart. After being mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure. Set in Spain, Ferdinand proves you can't judge a bull by its cover. From Blue Sky Studios and Carlos Saldanha, the director of "Rio" and inspired by the beloved book "The Story of Ferdinand" by Munro Leaf and Robert Lawson, "Ferdinand" is a heartwarming animated comedy adventure with an all-star cast that includes John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Gina Rodriguez, Anthony Anderson and many more.

Classification: G
Release date: Thursday 14 December 2017
Running Time 106 Mins

Hey Duggee Cinema Experience

A-Woof! It's the Hey Duggee Cinema Experience!Join Duggee and the Squirrels for the first time on the big screen for one big hour of woofs, sing-a-longs and fun! Featuring brand new episodes and exclusive interactive content for your little Squirrel to dance, sing and groove along with Duggee and the Squirrels!

Classification: G
Release date: Thursday 16 November 2017
Running Time 61 Mins

Wonder

A young boy born with a facial deformity is destined to fit in at a new school, and to make everyone understand he's just another ordinary kid, and that beauty isn't skin deep.

Classification: PG
Release date: Thursday 30 November
Running Time 113 Mins

My Little Pony: The Movie

A new dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy, and Rarity embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship and save their home.

Classification: G
Release date: Thursday 2 November
Running Time 105 Mins

The Star

A small but brave donkey named Bo yearns for a life beyond his daily grind at the village mill. One day he finds the courage to break free, and finally goes on the adventure of his dreams. On his journey, he teams up with Ruth, a lovable sheep who has lost her flock and Dave, a dove with lofty aspirations. Along with three wisecracking camels and some eccentric stable animals, Bo and his new friends follow the Star and become accidental heroes in the greatest story ever told - the first Christmas.

Classification: G
Release date: Thursday 30 November
Running Time 86 Mins

Paddington 2

The much-anticipated sequel to the worldwide hit family film finds Paddington happily settled with the Brown family in Windsor Gardens, where he has become a popular member of the community, spreading joy and marmalade wherever he goes. While searching for the perfect present for his beloved Aunt Lucy's hundredth birthday, Paddington spots a unique pop-up book in Mr. Gruber's antique shop, and embarks upon a series of odd jobs to buy it. But when the book is stolen, it's up to Paddington and the Browns to unmask the thief

Classification: G
Release date: Thursday 21 December
Running Time 102 Mins

Coco

Despite his family's baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel (voice of newcomer Anthony Gonzalez) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz (voice of Benjamin Bratt). Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colourful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector (voice of Gael García Bernal), and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history.

Classification: PG
Release date: Thursday 26 December 2017
Running Time 105 Mins

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

In a brand new Jumanji adventure, the tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game: meek Spencer becomes a brave explorer (Dwayne Johnson); hulky jock Fridge becomes a tiny genius (Kevin Hart); It-girl Bethany becomes a bookworm professor (Jack Black); and unathletic Martha becomes an amazonian warrior (Karen Gillan). To beat the game and return to the real world with their lives, they'll have to start seeing things in an entirely different way.

Classification: PG
Release date: Thursday, 26 December 2017
Running Time 119 Mins