Boss Baby to Smurfs The Lost Village: 5 family films for the summer holidays

Keep the kids entertained during the holidays with these five family friendly hits.

School’s out and the British summer has proven to be a bit of a hit and miss so far. Struggling to find ways to keep the little ones entertained? BT TV is here to help!

Check out these five family friendly movies available on BT TV this summer.

Boss Baby: Available to buy on BT TV Store now and rent from 31st July

Life is pretty good for a well pampered 7-year-old Tim until a mysterious baby arrives in his family. The baby reveals himself to be “The Boss” and hatches a plan with other babies to destroy dogs, because they believe their parents love their dogs more than them. Can Tim stop them in time and convince his parents that their new baby isn’t all that he seems?

With multi-layered jokes, this movie promises to please the whole family and boasts the voices of Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel and Lisa Kudrow.

Smurfs: The Lost Village - Available to buy on BT TV Store July 31st and rent from 14th August

Your favourite blue friends are back for Smurfs: The Lost Village. This time the Smurf gang encounter a magical forest that leads them to unlock a major secret – there’s a lost Smurf village. To protect the village they race against time to locate this mysterious village before the evil wizard Gargamel gets there first. A major hit, this Smurf movie also includes huge stars, such as Demi Lovato, Julia Roberts, Michelle Rodriguez and Rainn Wilson.

Tangled: Before Ever After - Watch on BT TV Kids, Disney Channel

Tangled: Before Ever After

Exclusive to the Disney Channel, Tangled: Before Ever After, is set between the beloved Disney movie Tangled and the short film Tangled Ever After. Rapunzel is madly in love with her fiancé but she’s getting cold feet when it comes to their upcoming wedding. She and her best friend Cassandra set off on one last secret adventure – during which they discover some magical rocks that have a shocking effect on her hair. Rapunzel is voiced again by the lovely and witty Mandy Moore.

Tangled: Before Ever After is essential Disney viewing!

Lego: Batman Movie - Available now on BT TV Store

Lego: Batman Movie

Lego: Batman Movie might sound a bit odd at first glance but it’s been a huge success both with ratings and reviews. In Lego: Batman Movie just because Bruce Wayne is made out of plastic doesn’t make him any less good at fighting off baddies and keeping Gotham City safe. But it does inject some much needed humour into the Batman franchise!

Batman sets out to conquer the usual suspects, including The Joker, while accidentally picking up an orphaned teenage boy who wants to become his sidekick. Will this new guy become a burden or asset for Batman as he continues protect the city? You’ll have to tune in to find out!

Moana - Available now on BT TV Store


One of Disney’s biggest animated movies in years, Moana follows the adventures of a brave Polynesian teenage girl who is determined to save her family and people. Moana meets and befriends the demigod Maui and they set out on a quest to help Moana become a master way-finder. Receiving rave reviews, Moana was also nominated for two Academy Awards – Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song.

To buy or rent these films and more, press the BT Player button on your remote control, scroll across to Film and browse now. Alternatively, press the blue button to search for the film you want.

Tangled: Before Ever After is available on catch-up on the BT Player in the Kids area.

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