A big hello to all movie fanatics! Are you ready to feast your eyes on these hot and coming movies for the year 2017? Let’s check them out!
1. The Lego Batman Movie
In Cinema: 10th February 2017
Synopsis: Bruce Wayne must not only deal with the criminals of Gotham City but also the responsibility of raising a boy he adopted.
Starring: Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Ralph Fiennes
In cinema: 3rd March 2017
Synopsis: In 2029, the mutant population has shrunk significantly and the X-men have disbanded. Logan, whose power to self-heal is dwindling, has surrendered himself to alcohol and now earns a living as a chauffeur. He takes care of the ailing, old Professor X whom he keeps hidden away. One day, a female stranger asks Logan to drive a girl named Laura to the Canadian border. At first, he refuses, but the Professor reveals that he has been waiting a long time for her to appear. Laura possesses an extraordinary fighting prowess and is in many ways like Wolverine. She is pursued by sinister figures working for a powerful corporation because her DNA contains the secret that connects her to Logan. A relentless pursuit begins, and a decrepit Wolverine is forced to ask himself if he can or even wants to put his remaining powers to good use.
Starring: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Richard E. Grant, Boyd Holbrook, Stephen Merchant, Dafne Keen
3. Kong:Skull Island
In cinema: 10th March 2017
Synopsis: In the 1970s, a team of explorers and soldiers are brought together to venture deep into an uncharted island in the Pacific Ocean – as beautiful as it is treacherous – unaware that they are crossing into the domain of monsters, as well as the mythic Kong
Starring: Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, John Goodman, Brie Larson, Jing Tian, Toby Kebbell, John Ortiz, Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Shea Whigham, Thomas Mann, Terry Notary, John C. Reilly
4. Beauty and the Beast
In Cinema: 17th March 2017
Synopsis: Belle is a young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle in exchange for the freedom of her father Maurice. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast’s exterior to recognize the true heart and soul of the human Prince within. Meanwhile, a hunter named Gaston is on the loose to take Belle for himself and later intends to hunt down the Beast at any cost.
Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, Ewan Mcgregor, Stanley Tucci, Ian Mckellen, Emma Thompson
5. Ghost in the shell
In cinema: 31st March 2017
Synopsis: Cyborg counter-cyberterrorist field commander The Major (Scarlett Johansson), and her task force Section 9 thwart cyber criminals and hackers. Now, they must face a new enemy who will stop at nothing to sabotage Hanka Robotics’ artificial intelligence technology.
Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Michael Pitt, Pilou Asbaek, Chin Han, Juliette Binoche
6. The fate of the furious
In cinema: 14th April 2017
Synopsis: With Dom and Letty on their honeymoon, Brian and Mia having retired from the game, and the rest of the crew exonerated, the team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman seduces Dom into a world of crime he cannot seem to escape, causing him to betray those closest to him, they will face trials that will test them as never before
Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriquez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris Bridges, Nathalie Emmanuel, Kurt Russell, Scott Eastwood, Charlize Theron, Helen Mirren
7. Guardians of the galaxy vol 2
In cinema: 5th May 2017
Synopsis: Set two months after the first film, the Guardians of the Galaxy travel throughout the cosmos and struggle to keep their new-found family together, while helping Peter Quill learn more about his true parentage.
Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradey Cooper, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klemenieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Sean Gunn, Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell
8. Alien: Covenant
In cinema: 19th May 2017
Synopsis: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant which includes Walter, a rebuild of the android David, a survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition, finds what they believe to be an uncharted paradise. Instead, the crew discovers a dark, dangerous world inhabited by the original David and monstrous creatures that are hunting them
Starring: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demian Bichir
9. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead men tell no tales
In cinema: 26th May 2017
Synopsis: Captain Jack Sparrow is pursued by an old rival, Capitán Salazar, who along with his crew of ghost pirates has escaped from the Devil’s Triangle, and is determined to kill every pirate at sea. Jack seeks the Trident of Poseidon, a powerful artefact that grants its possessor total control over the seas, in order to defeat Salazar
Starring: Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Brenton Thwaites, Kaya Scodelario, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom
10. Wonder Woman
In cinema: 2nd June 2017
Synopsis: In the early 20th century, the Amazon princess Diana, who is living on the island of Themyscira, meets American military pilot Steve Trevor when he is washed ashore. After learning from him about the ongoing events of World War I, she leaves her home to bring an early end to the war.
Starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Connie Nielson, Robin Wright, Lucy Davis, Lisa Loven Kongsli
11. The Mummy
In cinema: 9th June 2017
Synopsis: Thousands of years ago, an ancient princess (played by Sofia Boutella), whose destiny was unjustly taken from her, was mummified and entombed in an ancient tomb buried deep beneath the desert. She was awakened in the contemporary world, bringing with her a malevolent grudge that has grown over millennia and terrors that will defy all of humanity.
Starring: Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis, Jake Johnson, Courtney B. Vance, Russell Crowe
12. Cars 3
In Cinema: 16th June 2017
Synopsis: Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen pushes himself beyond his limits and has a major crash at the Piston Cup, resulting in removal from his racing career to recover from his injury. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young female race technician, Cruz Ramirez. Proving that #95 isn’t through yet, he will test the heart of a champion on Piston Cup Racing’s biggest stage against his new rival, Jackson Storm
Starring: Own Wilson, Cristela Alonzo, Armie Hammer, Larry the Cable Guy, Bonnie Hunt, Cheech Marin, Michael Wallis, Paul Dooley
13. Transformer: The Last Knight
In cinema: 23rd June 2017
Synopsis: In the absence of Optimus Prime, a battle for survival has commenced between the human race and the Transformers. Cade Yeager forms an unlikely alliance consisting of himself, Bumblebee, an English Lord and an Oxford professor to learn why the Transformers keep coming to Earth
Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci, Isabela Moner, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson, John Turturro, Santiago Cabrera, Laura Haddock, Anthony Hopkins, Liam Garrigan, Jerrod Carmichael, Mitch Pileggi
14. Despicable Me 3
In Cinema: 30th June 2017
Synopsis: Gru faces off against Balthazar Bratt, a former child star who grows up to become obsessed with the character he played in the ’80s; and gets into some sibling rivalry when he meets his long lost twin brother, Dru
Starring: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker
15. Spiderman: Homecoming
In Cinema: 7th July 2017
Synopsis: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man as a new threat, Adrian Toomes, emerges
Starring: Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Zendaya, Donald Glover, Jacob Batalon, Laura Harrier, Tony Revolori, Tyne Daly, Bokeem Woodbine, Marisa Tomei, Robert Downey Jr.
16. War for the planet of the apes
In cinema: 14th July 2017
Synopsis: Following the events of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Caesar and the apes are embroiled in a war against an army of humans. As the apes suffer heavy losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts as he resolves to avenge his kind. The war pits Caesar against the humans’ leader, a ruthless Colonel, in an encounter that will determine the fate of their species and Earth’s future
Starring: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Judy Greer
17. Kingsman: The golden circle
In cinema: 6th October 2017
Synopsis: Eggsy, Merlin and Roxy head to the United States to join forces with Statesman, Kingsman’s American counterpart, after the HQ is destroyed by Poppy, a nefarious criminal mastermind.
Starring: Taron Egerton, Julianne Moore, Mark Strong, Halle Berry, Pedro Pascal, Channing Tatum, Jeff Bridges
18. Blade runner 2049
In cinema: 6th October 2017
Synopsis: Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years
Starring: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana De Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Mackenzie Davis, Carla Juri, Lennie James, Dave Bautista, Jared Leto
19. Thor: Ragnarok
In cinema: 3rd November 2017
Synopsis: After the events of Avengers: Age of Ultron, Thor, imprisoned on another world without his hammer, must outlive a gladiatorial duel against his old friend — the Hulk — in order to return to Asgard in time to stop the villainous Hela and the impending Ragnarök
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban, Mark Ruffalo, Anthony Hopkins
20. Justice League
In cinema: 17th November 2017
Synopsis: Months after the events of Batman v Superman, inspired by Superman’s sacrifice for humanity, Bruce Wayne and Diana Prince assemble a team of metahumans to face the catastrophic threat of Steppenwolf and the Parademons who are on the hunt for three Mother Boxes on Earth
Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Gal Gadot, Jason Momoa, Ezra Miller, Ray Fisher, Willem Dafoe, Jesse Eisenberg, Jeremy Irons, Diane Lane, Connie Nielsen, J.K Simmons