Kids Dream Summer Film Series

Kids Dream Summer Film Series

The Kids Dream Summer Film Series Powered by American Family Insurance is BACK for summer 2023

Marcus Theatres® family favorite film series, Summer Kids Dream, presented by American Family Insurance, returns this year with an affordable way to help parents and caregivers beat the heat and boredom this summer. The series of eight classic family films runs weekly, Tuesday through Saturday, from June 13 through August 5. This year, there are several convenient ways for families to enjoy seeing their favorites again on the big screen.

Moviegoers looking to take in the most films at the most affordable price have the option to purchase a passport for the series, which entitles the passport holder to see all eight films for just $15 – a savings of up to $9 on tickets purchased individually. A passport also provides the most flexible and convenient way to see the series. Guests make one purchase and can see each film in the series at any of the 76 Marcus Theatres or Movie Tavern locations running the series and can select the specific showtime that works best for them. Passports can be purchased at or the Marcus Theatres app.

Families can also purchase individual movie tickets to the Summer Kids Dream Film Series for $3 each  or download two free passes for any movie through American Family Insurance by visiting Additionally, a $3 popcorn and soda special is available in-theatre.

Kids Dream Summer Film Series Dates and Movies

  • June 13-17: “Shrek 2” – Rated PG – Shrek and Fiona travel to the Kingdom of Far Far Away, where Fiona’s parents are King and Queen, to celebrate their marriage. When they arrive, they find they are not as welcome as they thought they would be.

  • June 20-24: “The Bad Guys” – Rated PG – To avoid prison, a gang of notorious animal criminals pretends to seek rehabilitation, only for its leader to realize that he genuinely wants to change his ways.                       

  • June 27-July 1: “Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile” – Rated PG – Family moves to New York City, where its struggling son befriends a singing crocodile and tries to protect him from the rest of the world.

  • July 4-8: “The Amazing Maurice” – Rated PG – A streetwise cat and his gang of rats come up with the perfect money-making scheme.

  • July 11-15: “Minions: The Rise of Gru” – Rated PG – The untold story of one 12-year-old’s dream to become the world’s greatest supervillain.

  • July 18-22: “Mummies” – Rated PG –Follow three ancient Egyptian mummies as they end up in present-day London and embark on a journey in search of an old ring belonging to the royal family, stolen by the ambitious archaeologist Lord Carnaby.

  • July 25-29: “DC League of Super-Pets” – Rated PG – Krypto the Super-Dog and Superman are inseparable best friends, sharing the same superpowers and fighting crime side by side in Metropolis. However, Krypto must master his powers for a rescue mission when Superman is kidnapped.

  • August 1-5: “Puss in Boots: The Last Wish” – Rated PG – When Puss in Boots discovers that his passion for adventure has taken its toll and he has burned through eight of his nine lives, he launches an epic journey to restore those lives by finding the mythical Last Wish.

Local Theaters that are participating:

2950 Hillside Drive
Delafield, WI 53018
770 North Springdale Road
Brookfield, WI 53186
W180 N9393 Premier Lane
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
5200 South Moorland Road
New Berlin, WI 53151
11700 North Port Washington Road
Mequon, WI 53092
3330 South 30th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53215

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