Little extra time to kill this summer break? Here are a few reasonably mindless ways to do it from the comfort of your own sofa…
Release: June 21
Ken Carter (Samuel L. Jackson) returns to his old high school after a successful career in publishing and marketing. He was once their star player and is now the coach who tries to teach his players there’s more to life than basketball. This is a true-life story.
Release: July 12
If you’ve only just been introduced to the charms of Johnny Depp, here’s your chance to go back in time and check him out in a film from almost 15 years ago! A cross between Elvis and Iggy Pop, Johnny is the centre of fascination of a girl who must decide whether to stay in her parents’ good books or hang out with Mr. Johnny Biker Boy.
STAR TREK: ENTERPRISE (Second Season)
STAR TREK: INSURRECTION
Release: July 26
Even if you don’t know the secret handshakes or catch words in Klingon, renting the entire season this summer to escape the humidity and bug bites will propel you into another universe full of scarier stuff. Most of it is thoroughly exciting and very addictive. Be warned!
FAIRLY ODDPARENTS: SCHOOL’S OUT! THE MUSICAL
Release: June 14
For all your babysitting needs, especially if the kids can’t decide what program to watch. Introduce them to Timmy, whose life is anything but normal, with fairy godparents named Wanda and Cosmos.
Also check out Fairly OddParents: Scary GodParents (Release: August 30)
KART ATTACK: IGNITION VOL.1
Release: In stores now
Kart Attack is an intense and dynamic film shot behind the scenes of some of America’s premier kart racing events. Cameras bring you inches away from these high-powered little rockets. Hold on tight for the ride of your life! It includes over 40 minutes of fast-paced, in-your-face acti