With the arrival of 2018, there is a lineup of films set to release throughout the whole year. This year marks the release of some of the most anticipated movies. Here is a list of 25 of the most anticipated movies set to release in 2018.
1. Black Panther
Based on the Marvel Comics Character of the same name, Black Panther is set to release on February 12, 2018. Directed by Ryan Coogler and produced by Marvel Studios the film stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, and Lupita Nyong’o.
2. Avengers: Infinity War
The star-studded one of the most anticipated films, Avengers: Infinity War is set to release on May 4, 2018. Directed by Anthony Russi and Joe Russo and produced by Kevin Feige, the film is based on The Avengers by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.
3. Mission Impossible – Fallout
Set to release on July 27, 2018, Mission Impossible – Fallout sees the return of Tom Cruise as Ethan Hunt. The sixth installment of the Mission Impossible film series is directed, written, and produced by Christopher McQuarrie.
4. Fifty Shades Freed
The third and the final film in the Fifty Shades Trilogy, Fifty Shades Freed is set to release on February 9, 2018. The erotic romantic drama is based on the novel of the same name by E. L. James, directed by James Foley and starring Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson.
Based on the DC Comics Character, Aquaman is set to release on December 21, 2018. The film is directed by James Wan and stars Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, and Willem Dafoe.
6. Bohemian Rhapsody
The highly anticipated biographical drama film based on Freddie Mercury and his band Queen is set to release on December 25, 2018. Directed by Bryan Singer, Tom Hooper, and Dexter Fletcher, the film stars Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury.
7. The Incredibles 2
After 14 years since the release of The Incredibles, the sequel to the animated superhero film is finally releasing on June 15, 2018.
8. Ocean’s 8
With a star-studded cast, the spin-off of the Ocean’s Eleven film series Ocean’s 8 is set to release on June 8, 2018, and features an all-female cast including Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Mindy Kaling, and Rihanna.
9. Deadpool 2
Set to release on May 18, 2018, Deadpool 2 is the sequel to the 2016 film Deadpool starring Ryan Reynolds. The film is based on the Marvel Comics character and is directed by David Leitch.
10. Tomb Raider
Based on a 2013 video game and a reboot of the Tomb Raider film series, Tomb Raider is set to release on March 16, 2018. Roar Uthaug directed the film starring Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft, a role previously portrayed by Angelina Jolie.
11. X-Men: Dark Phoenix
Based on Marvel Comics’ X-Men characters, X-Men: Dark Phoenix is the twelfth installment in the X-Men film series with a star-studded cast including James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Sophie Turner, etc. Directed by Simon Kinberg the film is set to release on November 2, 2018.
12. Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
The sequel to 2008 film Mamma Mia!, the romantic musical comedy Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again is set to release on July 20, 2018. Directed by Ol Parker, the film stars Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Amanda Seyfried, Cher, etc.
13. Bumblebee: The Movie
The spin-off to the live-action Transformers’ film series, Bumblebee: The Movie is a prequel to 2007 film Transformers. Directed by Travis Knight and starring John Cena and HAilee Steinfeld.
14. The Nun
The spin-off of The Conjuring 2 and the fifth installment in The Conjuring series, The Nun is a supernatural horror film directed by Corin Hardy. The film is set to release on July 13, 2018.
15. First Man
Based on the book First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, First Man is a biographical historical period drama about NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon and the life of Neil Armstrong. Directed by Damien Chazelle and starring Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong, the film is set to release on October 12, 2018.