Families are complicated; family movies are not. Typically, anything that is entertaining, G-rated and fun can be classified into a family film. While the classification is not difficult, what is not easy is to choose a film that the whole family can watch together, without anyone complaining it of being a total bore or another requiring something more evolved to watch. Due to the different age groups, among other classifications, it is natural that everyone prefers movies of a certain genre. Then, how do you pick a movie for the whole family? At this moment, the question that might be circling in your mind is what are the new family movies slated to be released soon? What can we watch together with our families this year. Worry not, we are here to help. Here is a list of the upcoming family movies releasing in the year 2019, 2020 and beyond. We hope the latest family movies will be as good as the previous ones.
12. Detective Pickachu (May 10, 2019)
Detective Pikachu is an upcoming action adventure film based on the video game of the same name. The movie is directed by Rob Letterman and written by Nicole Perlmanand. Detective Pikachu features Ryan Reynolds as the voice of Pikachu, Justin Smith, Kathryn Newton, Ken Watanabe and Bill Nighy in supporting roles. The movie will be released on the 10th of may 2019. According to a report by SuperBroMovies, ‘Detective Pickachu really tested well with the audiences at a recent test screening and the character design of Pickachu is similar to that of Rocket Racoon. Ryan Reynold’s voice performance as Pickachu stood out, and is described as being the highlight of the movie.
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11. A Dog’s Purpose 2 (May 17, 2019)
Every living being on this Earth has variable lifespans. While humans live longer, dogs have a considerably shorter span of life. In our long lives, we keep wondering about the things that we are meant to do. Everyone is looking for something that defines their life, something that sets their purpose. Something similar happens with dogs. ‘A Dog’s Purpose’ explores the meaning of life from the perspective of a dog who lives many lives while humans spend their single life-span. The first instalment of this film was a heartfelt story of a dog who reinvents his purpose with every new life. The second part will explore further angles of this story.