Prehistoric Family Adventures

Prehistoric Family Adventures


Mon 19 Aug - Sun 1 Sept

To celebrate the brilliant new Aardman: Animating Early Man exhibition (6 July—3 November) by our friends at M Shed, join us for a season of family screenings featuring some of cinema’s most celebrated prehistoric characters and creatures.

From the one and only King Kong (the original!), the 1988 animated classic The Land Before Time, Steven Spielberg's iconic Jurassic Park and of course Early Man by Bristol’s very own Aardman animations.

Special Offer: Get 50% off tickets for the Aardman: Animating Early Man exhibition at M Shed when you show any film ticket from our Prehistoric Family Cinema season at M Shed Box Office. Likewise, you can get 50% tickets for any film in our Prehistoric Family Adventures season when you show your Animating Early Man exhibition ticket at Watershed Box Office. (Please note these offers are not available online)

Upcoming screenings in this season

Early Man  PG   Prehistoric Family Adventures

Early Man
Mon 19 - Thu 22 Aug
To celebrate the brilliant Aardman: Animating Early Man exhibition by our friends at M Shed, join us for some family screenings of this hilarious prehistoric adventure of mammoth proportions

King Kong  PG   Prehistoric Family Adventures

King Kong
Fri 23 - Sun 25 Aug
A beast of stop-motion filmmaking that’s still demanding our attention, join us for the original, the one, the only, King Kong. Full of iconic moments and one of the greatest endings in cinema history, this monstrous outpouring of creative energy remains indispensable family entertainment.

The Land Before Time  U   Prehistoric Family Adventures

The Land Before Time
Mon 26 - Thu 29 Aug
One of the most popular animated films of all time and one of the most powerful meditations on childhood bereavement in any family film, Don Bluth’s 1988 animated classic remains as moving and unmissable as ever.

Jurassic Park  PG   Prehistoric Family Adventures

Jurassic Park
Fri 30 Aug - Sun 1 Sept
Quite simply one of the greatest blockbusters of all time, witness Steven Spielberg's eye-popping, mind-bending, action-packed thrill ride on the big screen as humans come up against prehistoric predators in the ultimate battle for survival.