Biggest upcoming movies:
2017 has the potential to be a great year at the movies. After all, there are a number of SERIOUSLY exciting and interesting films coming soon to a cinema near you. Below you will find our pick for the biggest upcoming movies scheduled for release this year, but there are plenty more to come for moviegoers:
1Star Wars: Episode VIII
Will Rey be trained by Luke? Is Chewie going to get over the death of Han? What are the odds of Kylo Ren succeeding in his quest to have the most luxurious hair in the galaxy? Would Finn ever get out from that coma and have an affair with Poe Dameron? All these questions, and more, are set to be answered very soon as the ‘Star Wars’ saga returns. Daisy Ridley has confirmed that the mystery of Rey’s parentage will be solved, and the film is in safe hands with ‘Looper’ director, Rian Johnson.
Release date: 15 December 2017
2Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
While the original ‘Guardians of the Galaxy” movie was considered to be a massive risk for Marvel Studios, it proved one of the most enjoyable and captivating blockbusters in years. Fans everywhere have hopes that the party continues with its sequel. The cast from the first movie are returning – Chris Pratt, the raccoon, the green woman, the tree and the big angry guy – and the storyline will focus on the search for Star Lord’s mysterious Dad. In addition, stronger female characters are going to be seen this time, as promised by writer-director James Gunn.
Release Date: 5 May 2017
After making a guest appearance in ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’, Wonder Woman gets her own movie in 2017. Israeli actress Gal Gadot will be seen playing the role of Wonder Woman, 70 years after the character made her comic debut. Moreover, the female-led superhero movie is to be directed by a woman – writer-director Patty Jenkins, and the first of its kind since ‘Elektra’ back in 2005.
Release Date: 2 June 2017
4John Wick: Chapter Two
The 2014 action flick ‘John Wick’ wasn’t expected to be any good by many. However, it was and what’s more is that it made good money. Therefore, the inevitable sequel is here, in which Keanu Reeves tools up and goes to Rome to fight mysterious assassins. Action movie fans will be hoping it’s completely rad and non-heinous.
Release Date: 10 February 2017
5Fast & Furious 8
This hot rod action series is set to return this year even after the death of leading cast member Paul Walker. The gang will be heading to Havana, Iceland and New York this time around, with ‘Straight Outta Compton’ director F Gary Gray handling the material.
Release Date: 14 April 2017
Yes, another bloody superhero sequel folks! Logan is the name given to X-Men member, Wolverine who is played by Hugh Jackman. While ‘The Wolverine’ was surprisingly sensitive, the trailer for ‘Logan’ is packed with moments that will knock your socks off. It, basically, looks a mutant-version of ‘Thelma and Louise’ in which Professor X (Patrick Stewart), Wolverine and a mysterious girl make their way through a post-apocalyptic desert.
Release Date : 3 March 2017
Therefore, these are our picks for the top six biggest upcoming movies releases of 2017. Which movie do you look forward to watching?