We recently published our Most Anticipated Films of 2017 list, and though next year will feature some very exciting releases- including new Star Wars, Christopher Nolan and Blade Runner films- it’s 2018 that has us most hyped at the moment. Let’s take a super early look at that year’s most exciting cinema releases.
1. THE INCREDIBLES 2
Director: Brad Bird Cast: Craig T Nelson, Holly Hunter, Samuel L. Jackson ETA June 15
2. MARY POPPINS RETURNS
Director: Rob Marshall Cast: Emily Blunt, Lin Manuel-Miranda, Meryl Streep, Colin Firth, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Angela Lansbury and Dick Van Dyke. ETA December 25
3. THE IRISHMAN
Director: Martin Scorsese Screenwriter: Steven Zaillian Cast: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci, Harvey Keitel
4. ISLE OF DOGS
Director: Wes Anderson Cast: Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Tilda Swinton, Bob Balaban and Jeff Goldblum
5. AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR
Directors: Joe & Anthony Russo Cast: Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pratt, Mark Ruffalo, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Holland, Brie Larson, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Dave Bautista, Samuel L. Jackson, Cobie Smulders, Karen Gillan, Elizabeth Olsen, Sebastian Stan, Jeremy Renner, Paul Rudd, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany and Josh Brolin.
6. HAN SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY
Directors: Phil Lord & Chris Miller Cast: Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover and Emilia Clarke.
7. FANTASTIC BEASTS 2
Director: David Yates Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Johnny Depp, Zoe Kazan, Ezra Miller
8. OCEAN’S 8
Director: Gary Ross Cast: Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Sarah Paulson, Helena Bonham Carter, Rihanna, Mindy Kaling, Damien Lewis and Matt Damon.
9. MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 6
Director: Christopher McQuarrie Cast: Tom Cruise, Rebecca Ferguson.
10. AVATAR 2
Director: James Cameron Cast: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang and Sigourney Weaver.