The Best Upcoming Movies For Adults Who Love “Kids” Films

Being an adult can be kind of tough. You have bills to pay, you have chores that can’t be ignored, and you have to GO TO WORK. But one of the worst things about adulting is that you don’t get to enjoy kid’s movies like you once able to. However, we have a list of the best upcoming kid’s movies that any adult would love to go see.

Beauty And The Beast

Set to come out in 2017, this movie will be the live-action version of the animated Disney movie. The story is about a girl who gets locked up in a tower with a beast in order to save her father. This “beauty” is definitely one of the most gorgeous women in all of France.

Beauty And The Beast

Why Adults Should See It

The story is more adult than it’s predecessor because of its live action set up. Also, Emma Watson is going to make one gorgeous and talented Belle. If you’re a Millennial, you should definitely treat yourself to seeing this version because it will make you nostalgic for the nineties.

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Norm Of The North

Norm Of The North is definitely one of the cutest upcoming movies. This animated movie is about a bear who dares to travel to New York so that he can save his home. The comedy and intelligent writing of this movie make it not only cute, but entertaining.

Norm Of The North

Why Adults Should See It

The message of this movie is actually incredibly complex and speaks notions about our planet. The whole purpose and plot of this movie is about a bear whose home is melting. His home is in the glaciers, which in real life are melting due to global warming. This movie might actually be one the “greenest” movies out in 2017.

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Kung Fu Panda 3

The Kung Fu Panda franchise has been delighting us with its cute panda characters, but also has been giving us some uplifting stories. Jack Black is again the voice of Po, and Bryan Cranston is back as Li. This movie is all about the struggle of facing external and internal foes.

Kung Fu Panda 3

Why Adults Should See It

The humor of this movie is so undeniably Jack Black. It’s actually extremely mature in nature, and adults might find the jokes even funnier than some of children in the audience would. You might as well treat yourself!

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Pete’s Dragon 

Disney is remaking a lot of it’s classic animated films, and Pete’s Dragon is no exception. The story of the 2016 movie is the same as the 1970’s original, which is great for anyone who is a fan of the animated version. The writing is funny, but also talks seriously about what it’s like to be a kid today.

Pete’s Dragon 

Why Adults Should See It

If you have children or younger siblings, this movie is perfect for you as well. The story is about Pete and his best friend, Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon, but it is also about feeling acceptance as a child. The story teaches adults that no matter what, no child should be alone.

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The Little Mermaid

This movie should be “a part of your world.” However, all people going to see this movie should be warned that it may not be as G-rated as the original Disney musical. This film is actually based directly off of the Hans Christian Andersen story, which isn’t so clean.

The Little Mermaid

Why Adults Should See It

The Hans Christian Andersen tale does not have as much of a happy ending as the original Disney story. However, the Anderson story ends with everyone dying and Ariel becoming the foam on the sea. There’s no true love at the end of this one. Take caution when taking young ones who are expecting a happy-go-lucky musical to this one.

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Power Rangers

All you kids who grew up during the nineties, you probably loved the Power Rangers and you already know which one you were most like. The Power Rangers embodied feminism and fighting for the right thing. Also, the pink power ranger was drop-dead gorgeous. You either wanted to be her or wanted to be WITH her.

Power Rangers

Why Adults Should See It

Adults should see this 2017 upcoming movie just for the sense of nostalgia. The Power Rangers were such huge part of the nineties that it impacted everyone, not just the devout fans. Go see this movie with your younger counterparts to show them what you used to be into as a kid!

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Spider Man: Homecoming 

We fell in love with Spider Man way back when Tobey Maguire played the awkward and uncomfortable teen superhero. However, since that time we’ve seen many failed attempts by many different actors to start the series all over again. It just wasn’t the same as Tobey.

Spider Man: Homecoming 

Why Adults Should See It

The story of this teen spider really never gets old and it’s always fun to watch the kid go from nerdy scrub to super hero. Also, the story is going to incorporate other Marvel characters like The Hulk and Tony Stark that will make the story upbeat and action-packed.

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Pirates of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales 

This movie series has been going on for almost a decade and is still going strong. Johnny Depp reprises his role as the ever popular Captain Jack Sparrow and he again shines. The movie will also add another great pirate villain, being played by Javier Bardem.

Pirates of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales 

Why Adults Should See It

Orlando Bloom is returning and we are so excited! The actor will again be playing his role of the gorgeous and beautiful Will Turner, and will be swashbuckling alongside Johnny Depp. However, the real reason we’re excited to see Orlando Bloom is that he’ll be in that flouncy shirt with chest showing.

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Guardians of The Galaxy 2

This is the second installment of the Marvel film that follows around Starlord a.k.a. Peter Quill, played by Chris Pratt. Quill and his crew are hilarious and they play off of each other well with great comedic timing. The movie also stars the beautiful Zoe Saldana.

Guardians of The Galaxy 2

Why Adults Should See It

The mixtape that accompanies the movie is one the greatest reasons that everyone should go see it! The music in the film mixes eighties classics and nineties throwbacks that will make even the oldest of adults smile. Unlike your other Marvel movies, Guardians also is relatively new, meaning the plot twists are relatively unknown.

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Justice League 

If you’re not into Marvel, but you’re still into superhero movies, you might want to try this new DC film. This movie is about Batman, or Bruce Wayne’s, quest to create an all-powerful superhero club that will fight against crime in Gotham.

Justice League 

Why Adults Should See It

This movie, unlike a lot of Marvel films, actually has some pretty strong leading ladies. The movie features Wonder Woman, Lois Lane, and Mera, which makes this movie one of the most feminist films out there. If you’re an adult lady and want to go see a teenage movie that features a strong female leads, this film is the one for you.

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Smurfs: The Lost Village

This movie is just downright cute. Demi Lovato voices the lead character of Smurfette, who is leading her brothers on a quest to find an enchanted city before their evil counterpart does. The movie also reveals why Smurfs are the way they are and how they got their origins.

Smurfs: The Lost Village

Why Adults Should See It

This movie is just too adorable to not see. The voice acting is also amazing, with the talents of Demi Lovato, Rainn Wilson, Danny Pudi, and Mandy Patinkin. Demi Lovato also sings during the movie, which is reason enough to go see it in the first place.

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Thor: Ragnarok

The Hulk and Thor are finally back together in this movie, and they are going around the universe on a quest. However, the plot to this new movie is unknown making it all that much more desirable to see. This movie is another installment in the Marvel series, so there are bound to be some plot twists.

Thor: Ragnarok

Why Adults Should See It

Adults should really go see this movie because of the writing. The Thor series doesn’t really get enough credit for how well it’s written, using Shakespearian verses and lines. However, adults should also see this movie because of the amazing acting of Tom Hiddleston. Loki’d.

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The LEGO Batman Movie

If you saw the first Lego Movie, you definitely know why they are making a second one. The jokes aren’t really for kids, due to some plays on words that are a little confusing. The adult G rated humor is actually funny, without having to be raunchy or grotesque.

The LEGO Batman Movie

Why Adults Should See It

If you want a movie about superheros that doesn’t take itself too seriously, then this movie is for you. We’re constantly forced to see superhero movies that are SO serious and SO dramatic. This movie is lighthearted, funny, and witty enough to make any boring old adult laugh.

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Captain Underpants 

This movie is for the kid in all of us! The movie focuses on two trouble-making kids who turn their evil teacher into a cartoon to show him a lesson. With actors like Ed Helms, Kevin Hart, and Jordan Peele, this movie will make you laugh, cry, and smile.

Captain Underpants 

Why Adults Should See It

The story talks about having fun and letting loose. Every adult knows that when we get taken over by stress, we rarely have fun or have time to just be silly. This movie reminds us that life is funny and that we all should take a break once in a while. Go see it in 2017!

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COCO

This Disney Pixar movie is inspired by the Mexican Day of The Dead celebration and the history behind that day. The story is about the child Miguel who sets off a problematic chain of events that relate to a century-old mystery. The story is both heartwarming and an adventure.

COCO

Why Adults Should Go See It

The story’s tagline is, “Coco is the celebration of a lifetime, where the discovery of a generations-old mystery leads to a most extraordinary and surprising family reunion.” The story shows us that we have to be connected all together, no matter how old or how young we are.

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Cars 3

If you like NASCAR or animated cars, then this movie is definitely for you. The film focuses on veteran racer Lighting McQueen as he participates in races around the United States. However, as McQueen gets older the competition keeps getting faster and more talented.

Cars 3

Why Adults Should See It

The story teaches that even though you might get old, your value doesn’t diminish. Even though the cars and the technology are getting faster, it doesn’t mean that the older you get, the more useless you get. Age is a wonderful thing, and is celebrated in this movie and should be in life, too.

Why Adults Should See It

The Story Of Ferdinand 

The plot of this movie is based on the classic tale about Ferdinand the bull. The story discusses a peaceful bull who is forced to be in the bullfighting ring. However, Ferdinand remains calm, no matter what people want him to do. The story shows us to never really judge a book by it’s cover.

The Story Of Ferdinand 

Why Adults Should See It

The movie and the story show that no matter what, you have to be true to yourself. Even as adults, we worry that we’re not fitting in or doing the right thing. This movie will show even a grown up that no matter what, you have to love yourself!

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Pitch Perfect 3

The plot for this movie is still unknown, however we can bet that it’s filled with some amazing levels of girl love and girl power. The first two movies were about staying true to yourself and always doing what you love, no matter what. Also, the music in the first two were INCREDIBLE and we can’t wait to hear more.

Pitch Perfect 3

Why Adults Should See It

Adults should see this female empowerment movie because it teaches that no one should be judged. Everyone should show off their talent, and the ladies in this film do just that. The plot teaches not only young girls, but females of any age that being a lady is ALWAYS something to be proud of.

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The Boss Baby 

If you’ve been missing Dreamworks Animation, then this movie is for you! The story is completely original and is one of the most creative films that will be released in 2017. The story focuses on a suit-wearing baby and his seven-year-old brother who try to take down the CEO of puppy co.

The Boss Baby 

Why Adults Should See It

The main reason that we can’t wait to see this is because Alec Baldwin is voicing a baby. Yes, you heard that right. Alec Baldwin is going to be performing the voice of a baby. The story also shows adults that even the smallest of people, no matter their size, can help take down injustice.

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Let It Snow 

This list wouldn’t be complete without a holiday winter flick! There’s nothing more innocent than a romantic winter-themed teenage story. The plot of this movie is three different love stories that intertwine to make even the most “Scroogiest” of all people feel merry.

Let It Snow 

Why Adults Should See It

This film adaptation was based on the novel that was written by John Green, who also wrote Paper Towns. His writing is very Young Adult, but it also reminds us old folks of why people fall in love in the first place. This movie will be one of the most heartfelt and romantic in 2017.

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