With 2016 almost finished , it is safe to say that it has been a big year for movie fans.
Everything from Suicide Squad, Batman Vs Superman, Captain America Civil War and Deadpool were all released in 2016 and silver screen buffs have had plenty of movies to chose from!
2016 still has a good selection of movies to offer, however with 2017 being such a good year for movies, sequels and prequels etc let's take a look a head to what 2017 has to offer.
Below is a list of 10 of the biggest movies coming next year. As a big cinema lover I found this list extremely fun to put together because it gave me a chance to see some of the titles next year. If you thought 2016 was good, then 2017 will definitely not disappoint you!
1) Beauty And The Beast Release Date 17/3/17
2017 will see the release of the highly anticipated live action remake of Disney's Beauty And The Beast.
A lot of the cast have been confirmed such as Emma Watson as Belle, Luke Evans as Gaston ,, Kevin Kline as Maurice and Sir Ian McKellan and Ewan McGregor ( amongst others) lending their voices lending their voices to the iconic roles it is sure to be a big hit.
Check out the trailer for it below.
2) Pitch Perfect 3 Release Date 22/12/2017
2017 will see the release of the third installment of Pitch Perfect with Pitch Perfect 3 set for release on the 22/12/2017. Not a lot of information is known about this new installment other than
Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson will be returning in the third installment as Beca and Fat Amy.
Kay Cannon will write the script- she wrote the first 2 movies.
That is all we know at this point for sure. No trailer available as of yet.
3) Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 Release Date 5/5/2017
Chris Pratt ,Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista ans Vin Diesel return in May 2017 with the second installment of Marvel's Guardians Of The Galaxy. Set to take place 2 months after the first movie finished our heroes will yet again have to do battle with all sorts of creatures and Star-Lord will be reunited with his Father in the next movie.
This is one of the many movies that I, and many others will be thoroughly looking forward to! No official trailer as of yet.
4) Lego Batman Release Date 10/2/2017
Will Arnett returns in 2017 with The Lego Batman Movie. Not much is known about the plot of this movie only that Zack Galifianakis will voice The Joker, Ralph Fiennes will voice Alfred, Rosario Dawson will voice Barbara Gordon, Micheal Cera will voice Robin and Mariah Carey will voice The Mayor of Gotham. Set for release in early 2017.
Check out the trailer below.
5) Alien Covenant Release Date 4/8/2017
Alien Covenant is a sequel to the 2012 movie Prometheus. Micheal Fassbender takes up the role of the synthetic David and the crew of the Covenant ( piloted by Danny McBride) set of the doomed planet where David is marooned on. It is hoped that Alien Covenant will help answer some of the questions that were left by Prometheus.
No official trailer yet but here is director Ridley Scott discussing it
6) Stephen King's It Release Date 8/09/2017
September 2017 will see the remake of Pennywise the Clown. The film will be based in the same circumstances - a little boy is murdered in 1986 and his older brother and friends are terrorized by IT which changes its appearance to exploit the phobias of its victims. If you have a fear of clowns, like I do, then unfortunately it looks like this film will be heavily advertised so be ready to come face-to-face with Pennywise- whether you want to or not.
No official trailer as of yet.( Phew!)
7) Underworld Blood Wars Release Date 6/01/2017
January 2017 will see the release of the fifth installment of Underworld with Blood Wars. Again not much is known in the way of plot, but we do know that Kate Beckinsdale will return as Selene and that the character of Micheal shall also return.
Check out the trailer below.
8) War For The Planet Of The Apes Release Date 14/7/2017
Following the events in Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes, we see Caesar fighting against human survivors in the third installment of the Ape movies. Caesar will be pitted against a Colonel in a battle which will determine the fate of his species and that of the human race.
No official trailer as of yet.
9) Star Wars Episode 8 Release Date 15/12/2017
December 2017 will see the release of Star Wars Episode 8. This film will follow on directly after Star Wars The Force Awakens took off. Other than that not a lot is known about the overall plot other than fans will find out a lot about our main characters Rey and Kylo. After years of waiting The Force Awakens did not disappoint fans and we can only hope that episode 8 does not disappoint either.
No official trailer yet.
10) Pirates Of The Caribbean Dead Men Tell No Tales Release Date 26/5/2017
May 2017 will see the release of Pirates Of The Caribbean Dead Men Tell No Tales. This installment will see Captain Jack Sparrow in the hunt for Poseidon's Trident in order to defeat a foe. Will Turner shall also return in this movie which is something that fans have been longing to see.
Check out the trailer below
2017 looks set to be another great year for movies. I will also be doing another list with other movies that are due for release next year such as The Croods 2, Justice League, Saw Legacy and many more!
Which films are you looking forward to in 2017? Feel free to let me know in the comments section . Until next folks-Ciao!