With the crazy movie line-up, 2016 is going to be Christmas all year, especially for movie fanatics. Here are 8 upcoming movies that are going to rock the world in 2016.
1. HOW TO BE SINGLE
Premiere: February 12
Director: Christian Ditter
Stars: Dakota Johnson, Alison Brie, Leslie Mann, Lily Collins
Finally a break from the run-of-the-mill sappy romcoms. Hurry and grab a seat for this kickass celebration of being single.
2. LONDON HAS FALLEN:
Premiere: March 4
Director: Babak Najafi
Stars: Gerard Butler, Morgan Freeman, Charlotte Riley
This action-packed Gerard Butler-starrer will treat your glutton for action and thrill well.
3. BATMAN V SUPERMAN-DAWN OF JUSTICE:
Premiere: March 25
Director: Zack Snyder
Stars: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Gal Gadot, Jesse Eisenberg
We have all hero-worshipped the two iconic superheroes, Batman and Superman individually but 2016 is a battle pit for the two. What are you rooting for, brain or brawn?
4. CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR
Premiere: May 6
Directors: Anthony Russo and Joe Russo
Stars: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson, Elizabeth Olsen
It’s impossible to contain my excitement as the third phase hits the screen when Iron man and Captain America are no longer friends! As if the trailer weren’t enough to make you jump out of your seats that the official DIVIDED WE FALL poster leaves you biting your nails.
5. ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
Premiere: May 27
Director: James Bobin
Stars: Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter
Wonderland is always a visual treat and as Alice travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter, the reasons behind his madness unfold. But this time, not through the rabbit hole.
6. FINDING DORY:
Premiere: June 17
Directors: Andrew Stanton, Angus MacLane
Stars: Idris Elba, Diane Keaton, Kaitlin Olson
Finding Nemo’s adorably forgetful sidekick, Dory swims into theatres this year. That awkward moment when you’re 20 and still relish something as juvenile as a Disney movie!
7. SUICIDE SQUAD
Premiere: August 6
Director: David Ayer
Stars: Margot Robbie, Jai Courtney, Will Smith, Jared Leto, Cara Delevingne, Ben Affleck
The best of DC villains in one movie is going to be an insane experience. You can be morbidly curious as this antihero squad hits the DC cinematic universe for the first time.
8. FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM:
Premiere: November 18
Director: David Yates
Stars: Eddie Redmayne, Ezra Miller, Colin Farrell, Katherine Waterston
Waiting is a pain as this J.K Rowling’s screenplay debut brings back the enchanting world of wizardry. The magical trailer takes you on a nostalgic ride. I.CAN’T.WAIT.
So, with these blockbusters in the offing, you better start saving and plan your popcorn budgets wisely. Happy movie time!
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