Kids’ Summer Movie Series Returns to Saginaw County Theaters in June

KOCHVILLE TOWNSHIP, MI — Moviegoers can rejoice to know that the Emagine Summer Kids Series will return with classic and modern movies for young and old.

According to a statement from the Emagine theater chain, the series returns across the company, which includes Quality 10 Powered by Emagine and Emagine Birch Run theaters, based in Kochville Township, from June 9 to August 17.

Alyssa Murray, manager of Quality 10 Powered by Emagine, said tickets for the series are $3, with popcorn and a small soda included for $5.

“It definitely attracts more families because it’s more affordable,” Murray said. “The affordability gives families something extra to do after school is out and helps share favorites the theater has shown in the past.”

The Summer Kids film series is open to children and families of all ages. Movies, times and sale dates are subject to change, organizers say.

Here’s a list of the movies that will play during the series, a short synopsis provided by Emagine, and when you can expect to see them:

June 9-15: “Beethoven” (PG rated)

A slimy St. Bernard becomes the center of attention for a loving family, but must contend with a napping vet and his henchmen.

June 16-22: “The little rascals” (PG rated)

Alfalfa is courting Darla and her “He-Man-Woman-Hating” friends try to sabotage the relationship.

June 23-29: “Peter Pan” (PG rated)

The children of the Darling family are visited by Peter Pan, who takes them to Neverland, where an ongoing war with the evil pirate Captain Hook is taking place.

June 30-July 6: “The cat in the hat of Dr. Seuss” (PG rated)

The lives of two bored children are turned upside down when a talking cat comes to visit them.

July 7-13: “Home” (PG rated)

An alien running from his own people befriends a girl. He tries to help her in finding her, but he may be interfering.

July 14-20: “megamind” (PG rated)

The supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning in his life.

July 21-27: “Trolls” (PG rated)

DreamWorks Animation’s “Trolls” is an irreverent comedy extravaganza set to amazing music! From the genius creators of “Shrek,” “Trolls” stars Anna Kendrick as Poppy, the optimistic leader of the Trolls, and her polar opposite, Branch, played by Justin Timberlake. Together, this unlikely pair of Trolls must embark on an adventure that will take them far beyond the only world they’ve ever known.

July 28-Aug. 3: “The Croods” (PG rated)

“The Croods” are an eccentric family of cavemen, surviving in the harsh terrain by living according to a strict set of rules. But when their home is destroyed in the wake of an impending disaster known as “The End”, they are forced to leave their home of refuge and safety, and into the wilderness of the unknown to find a new home.

August 4-10: “Tom Jerry” (PG rated)

One of history’s most beloved rivalries reignites when Jerry moves into New York City’s finest hotel on the eve of “the wedding of the century,” forcing the desperate event organizer to hire Tom to get rid of him. . The cat and mouse battle that ensued threatens to destroy his career, the wedding, and possibly the hotel itself. But soon an even bigger problem arises: a devilishly ambitious employee who conspires against all three. A mind-blowing blend of classic animation and live action, Tom and Jerry’s new big-screen adventure breaks new ground for the iconic characters and forces them to do the unthinkable: work together to save the day.

August 11-17: “DC League of Super-Pets” (PG rated)

In “DC League of Super-Pets,” Krypto the Super-Dog and Superman are inseparable best friends, sharing the same superpowers and fighting crime in Metropolis side by side. When Superman and the rest of the Justice League are kidnapped, Krypto must convince a motley crew of shelters (Ace the Hound, PB the Pot-bellied Pig, Merton the Turtle, and Chip the Squirrel) to harness their newfound powers and help him. to rescue the superheroes

Tickets are available to purchase online at, on the Emagine app, or at local box offices.

Summer Kids Series tickets are not eligible for group theater rentals, but Murray said family groups can purchase tickets as needed.

For more information on the Summer Kids series, moviegoers can follow the following Emagine social media channels:

For a full list of participating Emagine theaters and movies, or any changes or updates, visit

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