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Top 10 Upcoming Movies in 2024

As the curtains close on another year, let’s look at what’s to come in the world of movies! There is an exciting lineup of movies this year, from highly anticipated sequels to groundbreaking originals, these movies are surely worth a watch!


1) Dune Part 2

This is a highly anticipated sequel to the hit movie, Dune. The movie stars Timothée Chalamet, Zendaya, and Rebecca Ferguson, and is directed by Denis Villeneuve. Dune is an action and adventure movie that is set in the distant future. The top-tier cinematography, set design, and actor performances made this movie a fan favorite. Dune: Part Two is set to be in theaters March 1, 2024. So, if you love a good sci-fi thrilling adventure, make sure to buy your tickets now!


2) The Fall Guy

This movie follows stuntman, Cot Seavers, who left the business to save his mental and physical health. He’s drafted back to work on a set of a big-budget movie that is directed by his ex. This movie is a top-notch action comedy that viewers around the country are super excited about. The movie is starring Ryan Gosling, Emily Blunt, and Hannah Waddingham. Make sure to go see it in theaters on May 3, 2024. 


3) Despicable Me 4

If you’re not already familiar with the Despicable Me movies, now is the time to get caught up. Throughout the movies, the main character, Gru, embarks on many adventures with his minions. Some of which get quite dangerous and dramatic. Despicable Me 4 introduces a new character in Gru’s family, Gru Jr., and new antagonists, Maxime Le Mal and his girlfriend Valentina. This movie stars voice actors, Sofia Vergara, Joey King, and Kristen Wiig.


4) Deadpool & Wolverine

Deadpool and Wolverine are one of Marvel’s most interesting frenemies. With Ryan Reynolds playing Deadpool and Hugh Jackman playing Wolverine, this movie is flooded with incredible actors. Patrick Stewart is even rumored to be featured in this movie. This is an action-packed, classic, superhero movie that is highly awaited movie. Good thing it is set to release in theaters by July 26, 2024. 


5) Joker: Folie à Deux

This is a thrilling sequel to the movie, “Joker”, from 2019. The Joker is about an outcast who develops a psychotic mental disorder and causes mayhem in his city. This twisted villainous story is perfect for thrill-seeking and action-loving fans. This movie stars Zazie Beetz, Joaquin Phoenix, and Catherine Keener, and is directed by Todd Phillips. It is set to release October 4, 2024 but, it’s time to get excited about it now!


6) It Ends With Us

This is a highly anticipated movie based on a best selling novel, It Ends With Us, by Colleen Hoover. The book is a dramatic and heart-breaking love story that follows main character, Lily Bloom, embark on a new relationship and new environments. The intense relationship mixed with her nostalgic stories about her past, make for a riveting book. Surely, the movie will be just as much of a hit. The movie stars Blake Lively as Lily Bloom, and Justin Baldoni and Brandon Sklenar as her love interests. The movie is set to release on June 21, 2024. Will this be the romantic movie of the summer?


7) A Quiet Place: Day One 

The original “A Quiet Place” movies follow a family as they work to survive in a post-apocalyptic world. The movie series is a suspenseful horror, that is intensified by the characters’ need to stay quiet to hide from extraterrestrials that have supernatural hearing. A Quiet Place: Day One is a prequel to the two movies in the series that shows “the day the world went quiet”. The movie stars top actors, Joseph Quinn, Djimon Hounsou, and Lupita Nyong’o, and is directed by Michael Sarnoski. This intense sequel is set to release on June 28, 2024


8) Spider-Man: Beyond the Spider-Verse

This animated movie continues the Spider-Man story after leaving off on Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse. These movies have been loved by those of all ages. This movie stars voice actors, Hailee Steinfeld, Shameik Moore, and Brian Tyree Henry. These movies are a perfect mix of comedy and action. For all those who love Marvel movies, make sure to visit the theaters on March 29, 2024. 


9) Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire 

Godzilla and Kong rewind for another epic battle between the two ferocious “titans”. If you are excited for another action-packed and fantastical battle, then look no further. Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire is set to be released in theaters on March 29, 2024. Go buy your presale tickets now!


10) Inside Out 2

This sequel to the original Inside Out is set to release on June 14, 2024. Inside Out follows a young girl named Riley as she sorts through the emotions she has in her head. This sequel goes through her teenage years and adds new emotions, including anxiety. This is a perfect animated movie for all ages and adds the perfect amount of comedy into its more meaningful storylines. It’s safe to say, this movie will attract kids and preteens from all over. 


There you have it, the 10 ten movies to look out for this year! So, mark your calendars and buy those tickets because these movies are destined to be big hits!

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