UPCOMING HOLLYWOOD MOVIES
Whether it is amazing CGI, impactful scripts or solid characters, Hollywood never ceases to amaze us.
This year, 2019 has some of the most anticipated releases in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, in the Star Wars Franchise as well as a few animated movies that have fans eagerly waiting.
So, here is a list of all the major releases of this year.
Cast– David Harbour in the title role
Release Date– April 12, 2019
Synopsis- This upcoming Hollywood movie marks the third movie in the series, where Hellboy battles an undead sorceress by the name of Nimue.
Avengers: The Endgame
Cast– This upcoming Hollywood movie features a very diversified cast including Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth Scarlett Johansson, Brie Larson, Gwyneth Paltrow and many other stars
Release Date– April 26th 2019
Synopsis– Avengers Endgame is based on Marvel Comics superhero team The Avengers. Its release will make it the 22nd film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
This film supposes to be a direct sequel of Avengers: Infinity War.
In the movie, the remaining members of The Avengers and the Guardians of The Galaxy join hands to overturn the damage caused by Thanos in Infinity War.
Pokémon: Detective Pikachu
Cast– Justice Smith, Ryan Reynolds as the voice of Pikachu and Tim Goodman respectively.
Release Date– May 10th 2019
Synopsis– This upcoming Hollywood movie is a science fiction action comedy motion picture directed by Rob Letterman.
It is an American and Japanese joint venture produced by Warner Brothers Pictures, Legendary Pictures and the Pokémon Company.
This movie also marks the first live-action animated film in the Pokémon Franchise.
In the movie, Tim Goodman is a former Pokémon trainer and the son of a prominent detective. Kim is invited by his father to work in the precinct with him.
Kim’s father disappears under mysterious circumstances while working on a case. Tim meets a Pikachu he can understand however the Pikachu is suffering from a severe case of amnesia. Tim and the Pikachu work side by side to uncover what happened to Harry.
While collecting clues, they are led to an illegal fighting club and they unveil a plot that is of danger to the Pokémon universe.
Cast– Mena Massoud as Aladdin and Will Smith as Genie
Release Date– May 24, 2019
Synopsis– This upcoming Hollywood fantasy movie has been directed by Guy Ritchie and has been produced by Walt Disney Pictures.
This movie is based on the Arabian Folk tale of the same name and has been taken from One Thousand and One Nights.
X-Men Dark Phoenix
Cast–James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Sophie Turner and Tye Sheridan
Release Date– 7 June 2019
Synopsis– This upcoming Hollywood superhero film is based on Marvel Comics X-Men characters.
X-Men Dark Phoenix has been produced by 20th Century Fox and is the sequel to X-Men Apocalypse.
This movie will be the twelfth instalment in the X-Men film series. After a space mission fails, the X-Men must be the brace to face the wrath and the full power of Phoenix.
Toy Story 4
Cast–Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts, Michael Keaton.
Release Date– 21 June 2019.
Synopsis– Toy Story 4 has been produced by Pixar Animation Studios for Walt Disney Pictures.
The storyline picks up from the previous movie where Andy has given all the toys to Bonnie.
Sheriff Woody and Buzz Lightyear meet Forky, a spork turned toy and they go on a road trip with new and old friends.
Cast– Tom Holland as Spider-Man with Samuel L Jackson, Jon Favreau and Jake Gyllenhaal
Release Date- July 5th 2019
Synopsis– This superhero film is based on the Marvel Comics character Spider-Man and this movie marks the 23rd film in MCU.
This upcoming movie is set in the aftermath of Avengers: The Endgame and is said to be a direct sequel to Spider-Man Homecoming 2017.
Peter Parker goes on a school trip to Europe with his friends where Nick Fury recruits him and he teams up with Mysterio to wage battle with the Elementals.
The Lion King
Cast- The voices of Donald Glover, Seth Rogen, Billy Eichner, John Carney and Beyoncé.
Release Date- July 19th 2019
Synopsis- Directed by Jon Favreau and produced by Walt Disney Pictures, The Lion King is an upcoming Hollywood Fantasy Drama Animation.
Hobbs and Shaw
Cast– Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Idris Elba, Roman Reigns and Vanessa Kirby
Release Date– August 2 2019
Synopsis– This upcoming Hollywood action comedy film has been directed by David Leitch. This movie features the characters Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw in the leading roles. A spin-off of the Fast and Furious franchise, the film is set 2 years after the events of the Fate Of The Furious. The FBI agent Luke Hobbs and mercenary Deckard Shaw come together to stop Brixton, a cyber generated international terrorist who poses a threat to the world.
It: Chapter Two
Cast- Bill Skarsgård, who is in the previous movie as Pennywise, reprises his role. IT also stars James McAvoy, Jessica Chastain, Bill Hader, Jay Ryan, Isaiah Mustafa, James Ransone, and Andy Bean, portray the adult versions of The Losers Club, while the Younger Losers: Aeden Martell, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard, Chosen Jacobs, Jack Dylan Grazer, and Wyatt Olaf return from the first film respectively.
Release Date– September 6, 2019.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
Cast–Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning
Release Date- October 18, 2019
Synopsis-This upcoming Hollywood fantasy adventure film has been produced by Walt Disney Pictures.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil picks up several years after Maleficent, where we witness the events that hardened Maleficent’s heart and subsequently lead her to curse a newborn Princess Aurora. In Maleficent II, the audiences will explore the complex relationship between the duo.
Maleficent and Aurora, go ahead forming new alliances and facing new adversaries as they struggle to protect the moors and the magical creatures that reside within.
Cast– Patrick Stewart, Sam Claflin, Djimon Hounsou, Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, Ella Balinska.
Release Date–November 1, 2019
Synopsis- This is an upcoming Hollywood action comedy film directed by Elizabeth Banks, and is based on a television series of the same name and a reboot of the Charlie’s Angels franchise.
Cast– Voices of Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff and Josh Gad, along with the new voices of Evan Rachel Wood and Sterling K. Brown.
Release Date– November 22, 2019
Synopsis– Frozen 2 is an upcoming Hollywood animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios.
It is the sequel to Frozen (2013) and the story moves ahead Queen Elsa, her sister Anna, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven embarking on a new journey that takes them beyond their homeland of Arendelle.
Star Wars: Episode IX
Cast- Almost all of the cast from the previous two movies return to this movie. Also, Billy Dee Williams is in onscreen in a movie of this franchise for the first time since 1983’s Return of the Jedi.
Release Date– December 20, 2019
Synopsis– This upcoming Hollywood movie is an epic space opera film that has been produced, co-written and directed by J. J. Abrams.
Its release will mark the third instalment of the Star Wars sequel trilogy, precedes by The Force Awakens (2015) and The Last Jedi (2017).
Set one year after the events of The Last Jedi, this movie also marks the final episode of the main Star Wars film franchise.
Star Wars: Episode IX is being produced by Lucasfilm and Bad Robot Productions.