December seems like it is always a busy month at the box office with many movies arriving in the month. So, if you are trying to get away from your family or have some family bonding time, here are some movies to check out this month!
1. La La Land The first movie is about two actors trying to make it in Hollywood but instead fall for each other (aww). It stars Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone and it’s also a musical with some singing and dancing which is sure to capture all that Los Angeles has to offer! It’s sure to be a hit with some amazing songs and acting!
2. Office Christmas Party This next movie is the comedy for all the adults. It’s basically a Christmas party that just loses control! It’s definitely a more of an adult type of a movie that you could watch and laugh along with all your friends. This movie stars Jason Bateman, Jennifer Aniston, and T. J. Miller.
3. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Next, A little side story that takes place in the Star Wars world is sure to be a box office hit especially with the success of Force Awakens last year. It’s sure to make a lot of money with every Star Wars fans getting in line and maybe even converting some people into liking the world of Star Wars. This movie stars Felicity Jones and Diego Luna. It’s very action-y which you could take your brother, dad or with your friends!
4. Sing! Also, if you are in the mood for some fun animation or a family friendly movie, Sing! is a good choice! This movie is about animals who are trying to win a talent competition with some classic and modern songs being performed with some cute bunnies and pigs! It has the voice talents of Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Scarlett Johansson, and John C. Reilly just to name a few! It should be a hit with the kids and maybe you can watch this with some younger siblings or younger family members or with the whole family!
5. Passengers Last, if you are into some sci-fi action, Passengers is the pick for you! Two people wake up in a space shuttle before their scheduled awakening to find out something has gone wrong and it’s up to them to save the people in the ship. Starring Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt, it’s sure to make a lot of money with those two actors attached to this movie. This could be a movie you can go with your friends or something for the big kids in the family to see.
I hope that this list helps you chose what to watch this holiday season. While these aren’t holiday movies, they are a great choice for the whole family! There are so many to choose from, like action, sci-fi, comedy and even some animated!