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6 films for the kids, 6 films for you

Calling all movie lovers! The Massive Movie Calendar has daily inspiration to help keep the kids entertained or plan the ultimate girls' night in! Muddy's selected a handful to get you started...

Need something simple to keep the kids entertained over summer? The Massive Movie Calendar may be just save you from another layer of planning (*rolls eyes at the thought of more logistics); What about a movie a day to keep the little ones at bay. To make things easy for us all, Carphone Warehouse have put together the ultimate movie calendar to make entertainment super simple and more fun. Where do I sign?

The movie calendar gives masshoosive movie inspiration for when you can’t choose a film to watch. The 365-strong selection of films are a handpicked bunch including spine-tingling action thrillers, gut-wrenching romantic dramas and cortex-crunching dystopian sci-fi – pretty much something for everyone! So grab the kids and see which movies tickle their fancy. If the Mudlets aren’t quite the movie-goers, there’s plenty of films perfect for Mums & Dads, or even just a girls’ night in! Pop it on the group chat, stock up on wine and gather the gals – simple yet pure bliss!

You won’t miss the pick of the day as it is right at the top of the calendar with a preview trailer and other movie suggestions; and if you’re not quite keen on today’s choice, simply check out yesterday’s pick or even tomorrow’s, you can pretty much select any date and take inspiration from any time of year! This is great for those of you Mudsters who are a bit indecisive.

Summer pretty much planned up? The calendar lasts for the rest of the year so you can prep for when the lush heatwave disappears and the colder nights come in. Get that popcorn popping all year round!


Kids of all ages will find a film perfect for them; they can go on wild adventures, sing along to brill soundtracks and let their imagination take over…

20,000 Leagues Under The Sea – A classic action adventure for older kids involving an expedition to search for a mysterious sea creature.

The Lion King – A Disney classic with a soundtrack which will get stuck in your head, you’ll be singing ‘Hakuna Matata’ for weeks!

The Wizard of Oz – A classic musical full of magic and a cute little pooch too!

Harry Potter and The Philosopher’s Stone – The first of the Harry Potter series, a classic children’s film which the adults love too.

Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows: Part 1 – The penultimate in the well-love film series, expect classic Harry Potter wizardry and epic battles.

Hunchback of Notre Dame – Disney’s adaptation of Victor Hugo’s classic novel Notre Dame de Paris; you may need the tissues for this one!

E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial – Spielburg’s classic, an alternative to those who aren’t Harry Potter fans.


Grab the vino, settle down and forget about the rugrats; these ones are for the grown-ups.

127 Hours – An incredible tale of survival at all costs.

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind – Frequently included in best movies of 21st-century lists.

Casino Royale – Classic Bond movie, perfect for an entertaining night in (Daniel Craig is in it – that’s all that matters really!)

Moulin Rouge – An extravagant musical romantic comedy with an epic cast, one not to be missed.

Blood Diamond – Political war thriller film starring Leonardo DiCaprio (*cue heart-shaped pupils).

The Theory of Everything – Exploring the life and scientific discoveries of legendary physicist Stephen Hawking.


Words: Lizzie Johnston

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