Minions make-at-home fun!

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Minions is, of course, in cinemas now, and if you have fans of those little yellow guys in the house, they’ll love this crafting activity about the Minions and one of their former employees, Napoleon.

Younger children will need some grown-up help – something to make this weekend in the sunshine, perhaps! Just click on the link below to make Napoleon’s crushing cannon:

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New Pixels clip!

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One of the summer movies we’re most looking forward to here at Movies4Kids is Pixels, the live action adventure about a group of former arcade game players who are brought together to save the world when real-life alien versions of PAC-MAN, Donkey Kong and Space Invaders threaten the planet. The cast includes comic actors Adam Sandler, Kevin James and Josh Gad, along with the wonderful Peter Dinklage as Eddie ‘The Fire Blaster’ Plant. Check out the clip below of him in action – Pixels the movie opens in the UK on August 12th.

Get ready for Ant-Man!

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Marvel’s latest movie, Ant-Man, is out in the UK & US on July 17th and to get us excited about all things ant, a series of character posters have been released this week. There’s Paul Rudd as Scott Lang, the man who becomes Ant-Man, Michael Douglas as his mentor Hank Pym, Lost’s Evangeline Lily as Hope, Bobby Cannavale as Paxton, Michael Peña as Luis and Corey Stoll as Darren Cross, aka Yellowjacket.

Check out the posters and the latest trailer below:

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Snoopy And Charlie Brown: The Peanuts Movie trailer

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The sun may be trying to shine, but here are Movies4Kids we’re already thinking about Christmas. There are some really fun movies coming out before the end of this year (including the seventh instalment of a certain sci-fi adventure), and one that should appeal to all ages is Snoopy And Charlie Brown: The Peanuts Movie, which opens in UK cinemas on December 21st.

Made by Blue Sky Studios (the creators of the Ice Age movies), the animated adventure features everyone’s favourite Peanuts characters, including Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and Charlie Brown and you can see the first trailer below:

Inside Out fun!

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One of the films we’re most excited about this summer is Inside Out, the latest animated adventure from the geniuses over at Pixar. Directed by Pete Docter, who made the wonderful Up, the film actually ventures into the mind of 11-year-old Riley, who has five Emotions working overtime in her head – Fear, Anger, Sadness, Joy and Disgust.

The movie opens on July 24 in the UK and you can check out a feature on the movie below. You can also find out more via Disney’s Facebook  and Twitter.

And we’ve got even more Inside Out fun – colouring pages, door hangers and a quiz (click on the images to open them in a separate page ready to print):

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Door hanger instructions

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Spot The Difference

Hotel Transylvania 2 trailer!

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The sequel to animated comedy hit Hotel Transylvania opens on October 9th in the UK. Once again, we visit the hotel that’s home to Dracula and his friends, and now it’s not just open to monsters but humans as well. Check out the trailer below:

The Secret Life Of Pets trailer!

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Want to have a look at the movie kids will be rushing to see this time NEXT year? We’ve got a trailer for The Secret Life Of Pets, out int he UK on 24th June 2016 – an animated comedy about what our loveable pets do when we’re not at home. The movie features the vocal talents of Louis CK, Eric Stonestreet and Kevin Hart, and the movie is directed by Despicable Me’s Chris Renaud.

Here’s the trailer: