Blast Off into Family Fun with Upcoming Sci-Fi Movies
Calling all space rangers, future explorers, and sci-fi fans of all ages! An exciting fleet of intergalactic blockbusters is launching onto screens across America soon. These upcoming science fiction movies promise spellbinding adventures for every member of the family, from tiny tots to seasoned starship captains.
Whether you’re looking for robot buddies, alien encounters, or time warps through parallel universes, there’s a fantastical film adventure awaiting your crew. So gather the family spaceship and prepare for cinematic liftoff. We’ve scanned the transmission signals from Hollywood to give you the inside scoop on new sci-fi releases that are sure to delight you.
Setting Coordinates for the Little Cadets
For our youngest audience members (approx. 5-10 years old), studios are unleashing a supernova of playful animated tales. These whimsical films envision a future full of friendship and hope through the eyes of imaginative heroes testing their bravery.
First up is Disney and Pixar’s “Elemental” (June 2023), which explores the adventures of Ember and Wade – two elemental beings composed entirely of fire, water, earth, and air, living in the city of Element. Early trailers suggest eye-popping visuals and light-hearted charm perfect for kids.
Younger kids will also go crazy for Warner Bros’ “Coyote vs Acme” (July 2023), with Wile E. Coyote himself trying unsuccessfully to use products from Acme Corporation to catch the Road Runner. Slapstick humor and Looney Tunes nostalgia make this one a surefire family pleaser.
And for the space cadets, Paramount’s “Star Trek: The Animated Series” (Early 2024) marks a bold new voyage for the Starfleet Universe with kid-oriented stories in an exciting animated vision. Engage.
Navigating the Stars for Tweens
For middle-grade adventurers (approx.. 9-12 years old), several studios are launching stories perfect for bonding over bucketloads of popcorn and edge-of-your-seat action.
First up is Sony’s highly-anticipated follow-up to their 2018 blockbuster, with “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” (June 2023). Miles Morales encounters Spider-heroes from parallel dimensions to battle a powerful new villain. With cutting-edge animation and a fresh sci-fi twist, it’s primed to deliver fun for all ages.
For dino fans, Universal takes the Jurassic World franchise in an imaginative new direction with an original animated series on Netflix called “Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous” (2023 return date TBA). Trapped teens must survive the dinosaurs roaming free on Isla Nublar – thrill rides await!
And Disney welcomes back everyone’s favorite space scavenger in “Star Wars: The Mandalorian” Season 3 on Disney+ (February 2023 return). Expect more galactic exploits from Mando and Grogu as they travel to Mandalore and confront enemies of the New Republic. This is the way.
Setting Universal Coordinates for Teens
For young adult crew members (approx. 13+ years), thought-provoking and visually mesmerizing films imagine realities spanning space and time. Complex characters, mature themes, and worlds unseen await big-budget immersion.
First up is Denis Villeneuve’s hotly anticipated sequel “Dune: Part Two” (November 2023) as hero Paul Atreides harnesses incredible powers and leads the Fremen in an interstellar war over the desert planet Arrakis. Early footage suggests a visually breathtaking return to Herbert’s universe.
For superhero lovers, “The Marvels” (July 2023) unites Captain Marvel, Ms. Marvel and Monica Rambeau in cosmic exploits that hop dimensions with blockbuster spectacle. And Ezra Miller dons The Flash’s speedster suit again for his solo movie adventure “The Flash” (June 2023), exploring the multiverse and time travel shenanigans.
And capping our cinematic space voyage is Disney and 20th Century’s “True Love” (November 2023). This romantic sci-fi stars Jordan Fisher and Sofia Carson as lovers separated by a time variance barrier – can their love prove stronger than spacetime itself? Early footage suggests epic emotion and visual marvels.
Engage Hyperdrive to Theater Adventure!
From family-friendly animated voyages to action-packed teen blockbusters, upcoming sci-fi movies offer stellar adventures for every generation. As you pick which interstellar journeys to embark on, consider each family member’s age and interests to chart the best cinematic course.
And remember – the magic happens when you journey together! Whip up some alien snacks, let the kids dress up as Jedi knights or astronaut explorers, and bond over the themes raised by each film. Whether it inspires awestruck wonder, laughter, or new questions about existence, enjoy exploring the realms of imagination as one crew.
Space is within reach – now it’s time for your family to boldly go where Hollywood’s magic takes you! Blast off to fun and film some stellar summer memories along the way.