Boxing Day films you need to know!

Boxing Day always heralds the release of some awesome new films. Here are some of our top picks. Just remember to bring your own healthy chocolate to snack on!

For history buffs: The Water Diviner

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Directed by and featuring our very own Russell Crowe, The Water Diviner is an epic adventure of loss and love. Set four years after the devastating battle of Gallipoli during World War I, it sees Aussie farmer Connor travelling to Turkey to find his three missing sons. Take some tissues as we predict this to be a tearjerker!

For laugh out loud comedy: Night At The Museum 3: Secret of the Tomb

Ben Stiller is back as Larry alongside an all-star cast (including Rebel Wilson, the late Robin Williams and Ricky Gervais) in the third and final instalment of the trilogy. If you’re after some light comic relief, this is the one to check out!

For fantasy lovers:  The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies

In the mood for some action? Love fantasy adventure! The latest Hobbit film is for you!

For feel good fun: St. Vincent

Starring Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy and Naomi Watts, this comedy is guaranteed to put a smile on your face. It follows the story of a young boy whose parents have just divorced. He finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the form of a cynical war veteran, played by Murray, who lives next door.

For the whole family: Big Hero 6

Inspired by the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, this Disney animated film is perfect for both little and big kids and has already received critical acclaim.