January 4, 2013

2013 Kids Movie Preview

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PopcornMovies to look for in 2013!

A new year brings new resolutions, new boy bands, new American Idol winners, and of course. . . new movies! There are a ton of cool movies coming out in 2013 from sequels, to remakes, to concert movies. So grab your popcorn and take a look. . .

Oz the Great and Powerful (March 8): Disney’s retelling of The Wizard of Oz. It stars James Franco (from Spiderman) and tells how he started as a small-time circus magician, and became the great Wizard of Oz.

Epic (May 24): A teenager finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group characters in order to save their world — and ours.

Monsters University (June): Find out how Mike and Sully met in college, at The University of Fear. Kind of like the prequel to Monsters Inc.

Despicable Me 2 (June): Gru’s nemesis kidnaps his minions? Say it ain’t so!

The Lone Ranger (July): Disney’s spin on the old western TV show stars Johnny Depp as Tonto. Let’s hope it’s as deliciously kooky as Pirates of the Caribbean!

The Smurfs 2 (July): Gargamel has kidnapped Smurfette and it’s up the Smurfs to get her back. Throw in a little adventure to Paris and new villains called “The Naughties,” and you’ve got genuine goofiness.

One Direction Concert Movie (August): 1D in 3D! Just when you think the summer is depressingly almost over – the One Direction movie! I dare you to say it’s not going to be a blockbuster.

Percy Jackson and The Sea of Monsters (August): Percy looks for the Golden Fleece in the Sea of Monsters to save Camp Half Blood. Say that fast five times!

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth (November). Rowley’s parents hire a replacement best friend for Greg, and Greg posts pictures on the internet trying to convince people he has a fun life? We can only hope the movie hits these storylines!

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2: Revenge of the Leftovers (September): The machine still operates, and is creating mutant food beasts. Living pickles and Shrimp-anzees anyone? Flint and his crew must save the world again.

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (November): Awesome. Need I say more?

What movies are you guys psyched to see in 2013? Give us a shout in the Comments below!

— Ratha, Stacks Writer

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  1. nightseeker1

    Percy Jackson: The Sea of Monsters, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and The Lone Ranger sound like amazing movies. I can’t wait to see them.

  2. Brianna

    I can not wait until Despicable Me 2 comes out! That is one of my all time favorite movies. Catchng Fire is also on my must see list!

  3. wonderfullywanderingalone

    I can’t wait to see Catching Fire and Percy Jackson. I hope they turn out to be awesome.

  4. Grace

    Can’t wait for…well…ANYTHING!!!!!!!!! I love everything that is showing!!!!!!!!!!! BEST DAY E V E R ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

  5. Lexi

    Too Bad Shiver Won’t Be A movie…Maggie and the director had a problem with diffrent thoughts.
    Yeah! Can’t Wait till despicable me, Monsters university and percy jackson two!!!!
    : ) bouncing4joyrightnow!

  6. Bailey

    I want to see Monster university a.k.a monster inc. Despicable Me 2 The Smurfs 2 and last but not least…. Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2!!! P.S. The 1D movie WILL NOT be a blockbuster movie [at least not to me it will not!!!]

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  8. Sai

    [yawn] check this out get good grades dont get refferles be a good student in school and always help earth by recycleing.