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Hobsons Bay Summer Events 2018: Movies by the Bay

Hobsons Bay Council has unveiled its annual summer events program, featuring family friendly and blockbuster films in its Movies by the Bay cinema series. Four films will screen across two pop-up open-air cinema locations, including all-ages flicks Despicable Me (12 Jan) and Captain Underpants (2 Feb) at Logan Reserve in Altona, plus local comedy Ali's Wedding (27 Jan) and box-office smash-hit Wonder Woman (24 Feb) at the Commonwealth Reserve in Williamstown.

Movies begin at dusk, approx 8.30pm.

Fri 12 Jan | Logan Reserve, Altona
Despicable Me 3 (PG) 

Sat 27 Jan | Commonwealth Reserve, Williamstown
Ali's Wedding (M)

Fri 2 Feb | Logan Reserve, Altona
Captain Underpants (PG)

Sat 24 Feb | Commonwealth Reserve, Williamstown
Wonder Woman (M)

Despicable Me 3 (PG) The mischievous Minions hope that Gru will return to a life of crime after the new boss of the Anti-Villain League fires him. Instead, Gru decides to remain retired and travel to Freedonia to meet his long-lost twin brother for the first time. The reunited siblings soon find themselves in an uneasy alliance to take down the elusive Balthazar Bratt, a former 1980s child star who seeks revenge against the world.

Ali's Wedding (M) Filmed right here in Hobsons Bay, Ali's Weddingis an affectionate and entertaining story about family, duty and love in multi-cultural Australia. Depicting the lives of a Muslim family in Melbourne with authenticity and warmth, Ali’s family share the same dilemmas as every family. Parents who want the best for their children and children who are trying to work out their place in the world.

Captain Underpants (PG) Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotize their principal into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants.

Wonder Woman (PG) When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny.


Event starts
Friday 12 January, 2018
Event Ends
Saturday 17 February, 2018
Various locations
Venue Address
Various locations

Melbourne, Melbourne

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