15 Kids Movies That Are Going To Make 2017 A Whole Lot More Fun

4. The Boss Baby, March 31st

The Boss Baby, March 31st

Dreamworks

What it’s about: A kid has to deal with the arrival of his baby brother — who wears a suit, carries a briefcase, and means business.

Why your kid will want to see it: The fast talking baby and a plotline that pits babies against puppies.

Why you might want to see it: Alec Baldwin voices the baby boss. You’ll go just to hear him say, “Cookies are for closers.”

5. Smurfs: The Lost Village, April 7th

Smurfs: The Lost Village, April 7th

Columbia

What it’s about: When Smurfette learns there might be more Smurfs out there in the world, she leads an expedition to find them before Gargamel does.

Why your kid will want to see it: If they thought the first two films were smurftastic, they’ll want to see this one too.

Why you might want to see it: This franchise reboot is entirely animated and doesn’t venture into our world, so it’ll feel a lot more like the cartoon we loved as kids.

6.Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, June 2nd

Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, June 2nd
Dreamworks

What it’s about: A couple fourth graders hypnotize their mean high school principal and turn him into their comic book creation, Captain Underpants.

Why your kid will want to see it: Your kid has read any of the 70 million copies of these books sold worldwide.

Why you might want to see it: Ed Helms voices the principal while Kristen Schaal, Kevin Hart and Jordan Peele voice other characters.