Summer bonanza for kids
Have a lot of time on hand and nothing to do? Head to the movies, and catch some of these must watch kiddie films set to release soon. You too, can go have your fun. Read on.entertainment Updated: Apr 22, 2011 15:21 IST
Yes, school is out and there’s plenty of time on hand. But if you are still wondering what to do despite all the hobby classes, summer camps and educational trips, Bollywood and Hollywood can be counted upon to provide some entertainment.
After a good beginning with animation movies like Rio and Rango and this week’s releases, Zokkomon and Yogi Bear, get set for some hardcore action, drama and fun in the next few months with films like Kung Fu Panda 2 and Cars 2. So while you head out to catch today’s releases, here is our list of what you should watch out for.
An action adventure, the film is about an ordinary boy, Kunal, who overcomes extraordinary challenges. Kunal, an orphaned boy,
discovers how cruel life is when his heartless uncle abandons him. Left to fend for himself, Kunal discovers the hero within and begins his epic journey of adventure and transformation.
Release date: April 22, 2011
It’s about a gang of innocent but feisty kids who lead a carefree and fun-filled life in Chandan Nagar colony. Soon, Fatka and Bheedu come into their lives and become an inseparable part of Chillar Party. Their lives get difficult when Bheedu’s life is endangered, thanks to a mean politician.
Release date: May 20, 2011
Stanley Ka Dabba
A happy-go-lucky boy, Stanley tugs at your heartstrings with his indomitable spirit. Stanley loves to be amongst friends and win the appreciation of his peers and colleagues.
The camaraderie between kids comes to the fore when they thwart Verma Sir’s, played by Amole Gupte, desperate attempts to polish off their dabbas.
Release date: May 13, 2011
Kung Fu Panda 2
Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace, alongside his friends and master. But Po’s new life of ‘awesomeness’ is threatened by the emergence of a formidable villain, who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu. Now he must look to his past and uncover the secrets of his origins.
Release date: May, 26, 2011
Star racecar, Lightning McQueen, and the incomparable tow truck, Mater, take their friendship to exciting new places when they head overseas to compete in the first-ever World Grand Prix to determine the world’s fastest car. But the road to the championship is filled with plenty of potholes, detours and hilarious surprises.
Release date: June 24, 2011
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: 2
The epic finale shows the battle between the good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalating into an all-out war. The stakes have never been higher and no one is safe. But it is Harry Potter who may be called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice, as he heads to the climactic showdown with Lord Voldemort.
Release date: July 15, 2011