Film addicts and movieholics out there: I know that this year, you are looking forward to a more exciting line-up of movies on the silver screen. Your wait is finally over. Prominent production companies set the pace as they have announced series of traditional and published stories, or famous games transformed into fresher, more intricate, and more exciting some-two-to-three-hour visual productions, with themes ranging from sci-fi, fantasy, cartoons and other genres. In short, there are new movies you all have to anticipate this 2016!
Alright, I won't dwell much into cheesy introductory remarks. Prepare your pens and paper, or screencap them on your smartphones and other devices. Without further ado, here are they. Go!
Coming Soon on January 15, this film is a true-life story involving six security staff doing their duty to defend the American compound of diplomacy situated in Benghazi, Libya after September 11, 2012, terrorist attack. 13 Hours Film was adapted from the book "13 Hours" authored by Mitchell Zuckoff. It is directed and produced by Michael Bay. This masterpiece is a Paramount Pictures production.
Jointly produced by DreamWorks Animation and Oriental DreamWorks, and distributed by 20th Century Fox, Kung Fu Panda 3 is the third installment of "Kung Fu Panda". It is a more colorful continuation of Po's (voiced by Jack Black)adventures, with more dilemmas. Kung Fu Panda 3's premiere is set on January 29.
Coming in theatres on February 5, 'Hail, Caesar!' is a comedy film directed by Ethan and Joel Coen. Eddie Mannix, played by Josh Brolin, and other casts will give life to a 1950's Hollywood setting, having a plot about unraveling the real score behind the disappearance of actor Baird WIthlock (George Clooney).
Soon to be launched on February 12 in the North America, Deadpool (played by Ryan Reynolds) is an X-Men movie about a superhero being improved by a laboratory experiment whose reign is for chasing who ruined his past life. The movie is directed by Tim Miller, under 20th Century Fox, Marvel Entertainment, Kinberg Genre, and The Donners' Company.
Produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios, the movie is showing on March 4. Zootopia, directed by Byron Howard, Rich Moore, and Jared Bush, will share a story about a fox and rabbit (with human abilities) searching for a missing otter.
After the collaboration of DC Entertainment, Atlas Entertainment, Cruel and Unusual Films, RatPac Entertainment. an unusual merging of heroes has been brought to life. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice will tell us a story about an intense superhero-superhero conflict amidst serious troubles posed to humankind. The movie is distributed by Warner Bros, and will be available in theatres, on March 25.
Available to public on April 15, The Jungle Book will again show us Mowgli (played by Neel Sethi), in his new journey away from the jungles and to know himself more. It is directed by Jon Favreau and produced by Walt Disney Studios.
The Huntsman Winter's War is the anticipated sequel of Snow White and the Huntsman. Starred by Charlize Theron, Nick Frost, Chris Hemsworth, and Sam Claflin, the movie will exhibit more freezing scenes and a deeper story. It is directed by Cedric Nicolas-Troyan, distributed by Universal Pictures. Wait for its premiere on April 22.
Captain America: Civil War is an American superhero film brought to us by Walt Disney Studios, and Motion Pictures; and is directed by Anthony Russo and Joe Russo. This 6th of May, we will see how things will put together after having a worldwide phenomenon involving Captain America and the Avengers.
Heads up to Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Oliver Stone followers out there. You will see them exhibit their skills in their craft, as Open Road Films brings you 'Snowden' on May 13.
Following the series of events from the book The Snowden Files by Luke Harding, the movie features Edward Snowden, leaking the information he has extracted.
Thanks to the brainchild of directors Fergal Reilly and Clay Kaytis, production headed by Rovio Entertainment and Sony Pictures Imageworks, as well as the efforts of Columbia Pictures. Our favorite bird-slinging game has its own movie plot. Chuck, Bomb and Red--the angry birds--will exert efforts to defend their kingdom from the threats of green pigs. The Angry Birds Movie will be seen in movie houses from the 27th of May.
To be released on May 27, this is one of the most breath-taking installment of X-Men. Starred by Jennifer Lawrence, Lucas Till, Tye Sheridan, Nicholas Hoult, Michael Fassbender, Oscar Isaac, Sophie Turner, Olivia Munn, Rose Byrne, and James McAvoy, the movie will portray how X-Men will save humanity against purging threats of Apocalypse. It is directed by Bryan Singer, under 20th Century Fox, Marvel. Entertainment, Bad Hat Harry Productions, Kinberg Genre, Hutch Parker, and The Donners' Company.
Produced by Legendary Pictures, Blizzard Entertainment, Atlas Entertainment; Distributed by Universal Pictures; and directed by Duncan Jones, Warcraft: The Beginning gives us a comprehensive account on the genesis of orc-human dispute. Catch it up on June 10.
Who's not excited to the "Finding Nemo" sequel directed by Andrew Stanton? Shown in the silver screen starting June 17, Finding Dory emphasizes on Dory's Pacific regal blue tang--past.
Directed by Paul Feig, Ghostbusters is the film reinvention of its 1984 version. The film revolves around individuals trying to chase the ghosts threatening Manhattan. It is produced by Village, Roadshow Pictures, Pascal Pictures, The Montecito Picture Company, Feigco Entertainment; and distributed by Columbia Pictures. Ghostbusters will be shown by July 15, 2016.
As another American Sci-fi movie following its 2013 prequel "Star Trek Into Darkness", "Star Trek Beyond" will cater to the story about the bigger adventure USS Enterprise crew is going to face on a different planet. The movie will be viewed by the 22nd of July, and it is directed by Justin Lin, under Skydance Productions, Bad Robot Productions, K/O Paper Products, and Paramount Productions.
Watch this DC Comics antihero film adaptation on August 5, in 3D, IMAX and 2D. Suicide Squad is directed by David Ayer, starring Cara Delevigne, Viola Davis, Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, and Jai Courtney. Watch out for an all-new breed of action.
Although there was an issue regarding the direction of this film, Gambit will still push through. To be released on October 7, our New Orleans super hero capable of distinctive power and card deck manipulation will show us another X-Men mutant's magnified story. Gambit will be starred by Magic Mike lead Channing Tatum, and it is directed by Doug Liman.
A film adaptation of the world famous video game with the same title, Assassin's Creed will expose the life of Callum Lynch, a person who imbibed the expertise of a 15th-century assassin who happens to be his ancestor. Assassin's Creed is under the direction of Justin Kurzel, and produced by Jean-Julien Baronnet, Patrick Crowley, Michael Fassbender, Frank Marshall, Conor McCaughan, and Arnon Milchan. You will be able to watch this adventure by December 21.