TV Guide: What to watch this weekend with the family 1 month ago

TV Guide: What to watch this weekend with the family

What to watch this weekend.

The weekend is here once again which means lots more family time.

Here is a break down of all the best family friendly movies to get stuck into this weekend, from modern favourites to beloved classics.

Saturday August 6th

RTE One

18:35
Hotel Transylvania 2
Dracula teaches his grandson how to be a monster, only to receive an unwelcome visit from his father. Animated comedy, with the voices of Adam Sandler and Andy Samberg.

ITV 2

15:55
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang
A woman struggling to look after her children and the family farm receives a helping hand from the magical nanny. Fantasy comedy, starring Emma Thompson and Maggie Gyllenhaal.

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18:10
Despicable Me 3
Dismissed from the Anti-Villain League after botching a mission, Gru sets off to meet his long-lost twin brother. Animated sequel, with the voice of Steve Carell.

20:00
School of Rock
A slobbish guitarist posing as a supply teacher to make money after getting dumped by his band moulds his pupils into a new rock group. Comedy, with Jack Black and Joan Cusack.

 

Sunday August 7th

ITV 2

14:50
Annie
An orphan goes to live with a wealthy businessman running for mayor, and inspires him to change his cynical ways. Musical remake, with Quvenzhane Wallis and Jamie Foxx.

17:00
Antz
An ant sets out to prove his love for a princess and help her escape their brutal colony to find a promised land. Animated comedy, with the voices of Woody Allen and Sharon Stone.