With 2017 already a month in, we look at upcoming Hollywood blockbusters that has us excited for the rest of the year.
DC and Marvel at it again
As with 2016, much of the hype in 2017 revolves around one or many of the comic book giants DC and Marvel’s cinematic releases. So if you’re a fan of the genre you have the following great titles to look forward to over the next 11 months:
- The Lego Batman Movie (February 10th)
- Wonder Woman (for June 2nd)
- Justice League (for November 17th)
- Logan (for March 3rd)
- Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (for May 5th)
- Spider-Man: Homecoming (for July 7th)
- Thor: Ragnarok (for November 3rd)
Sequels, remakes and live action reboots
2017 will also be bringing audiences a live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast, new installments of many popular series like Transformers (Transformers: The Last Knight), Godzilla-Kong (Kong: Skull Island), Pirates of the Caribbean (Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales), Saw (Saw: Legacy), Star Wars (Star Wars: Episode VIII), Despicable Me (Despicable Me 3) The Fast and the Furious (The Fate of the Furious), Pitch Perfect (Pitch Perfect 3), a reboot of the Mummy series (The Mummy), the sequel to the critically acclaimed John Wick (John Wick: Chapter 2) and even Alien (Alien: Covenant). Not to mention the upcoming Power Rangers and effective sequel of Stephen King’s novel series “The Dark Tower” with The Dark Tower. The popular movie adaption of the novel World War Z of the same name is also receiving a sequel in World War Z 2.
Comedy cult classic Trainspotting will also see the release of a sequel in the form of T2 Trainspotting.
Fans of all genres will have something waiting for them in theatres for 2017.