Year 2016 has been a big year when it comes to movies in Hollywood. We have already seen box office records being shattered with hits like Captain America Civil War, Batman v Superman, Zootopia and the Jungle book, which had set the cash registers in almost every country ringing. But the year has not ended yet and halfway through, it seems that there are still movies which will be releasing shortly, in the upcoming months that will either match or break the records set by already released movies.
Take a look at the top 10 Upcoming Hollywood movies in 2016.
1 Assassin’s Creed
Assassin’s creed has been a very successful game franchise, which has seen dedicated fans in the whole world. Obviously they were elated to know that a motion picture featuring the original character of Aguilar de Nerha was in the making. Now the Assassin’s creed movie featuring Michael Fassbender, Marion Cottilard and Jeremy Irons will hit the theatres in December this year. It is being produced by 20th Century Fox and directed by Justin Kurzel.
2 Rogue One: A Star Wars story
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is a new movie set in the Star Wars universe and featuring Felicity Jones, Donnie Yen and Forest Whitaker in leading roles, the movie is set before the events of A New Hope takes place. The movie is produced by Lucasfilms and directed by Gareth Edwards. It will release on December 16, 2016.
3 Doctor Strange
Marvel Studios’ Doctor Strange is an epic comic book movie that has been awaited for past 2-3 years by fans of this genre. It features Benedict Cumberbatch in the titular role of Stpehen Strange, a doctor who discovers the world of magic and hidden dimensions after an accident. He will be seen with stars like Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams and Tilda Swinton. The movie will be out in the month of November.
4 Jason Bourne
Matt Damon returns as the titular and popular character of Jason Bourne in a movie with the same name. It is being directed by Paul Greengrass. It will be the sequel of The Bourne Legacy and will star Julia Stiles, Alicia Vikander and Tommy Lee Jones in supporting roles. The movie will release in July this year.
5 Finding Dory
Finding Dory is the sequel to 2003 blockbuster Finding Nemo. The Walt Disney Films and Legendary Pictures presentation will have the voicing talents of Ellen DeGeneres, Ed O’Neill and Diane Keaton and it will be directed by Andrew Stanton. The movie will feature Dory trying to find her way home after she remembers her childhood memories. The movie will be out on June 17.
6 The Legend of Tarzan
The Legend of Tarzan is an upcoming action movie featuring Alexander Skarsgård, Margot Robbie and Christoph Waltz in leading roles. It features the legendary character of Tarzan, a human, raised by gorillas and his adventures when he comes in contact with other humans after many years. The movie, directed by David Yates will be in theatres on 1st July.
7 Star Trek Beyond
Star Trek Beyond is the third movie in the rebooted franchise of Star Trek. It will feature Chris Pine as Captain Kirk and Zachary Quinto as Commander Spock along with Zoe Saldana and Idris Alba. The movie is directed by Justin Lin and produced by J.J. Abrams. It will release on 22nd July.
8 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Fantastic Beasts is an upcoming fantasy movie based on Harry Potter author JK Rowling’s spin off book by the same name. The movie is the first of a trilogy and will be released on 18 November. It features Academy award winner Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterson and Colin Farrell. It traces a new story of wizards and magic set in America this time. It is directed by David Yates and produced by Warner Bros.
9 Suicide Squad
DC Universe’s villain and superhero mega movie Suicide Squad will suppsoedly hit the theatres in August of 2016. It is directed by David Ayer and features an ensemble cast of Will Smith, Margot Robbie and Jared Leto as The Joker. The movie features the formation of the special black ops mission team consisting of jailed supervillians and named as Suicide Squad.
Inferno is the next installment of movie based on the works of author Dan Brown. This movie is based on the 2013 novel by Brown, by the same name and features Tom Hanks in the lead role of Robert Langdon, Felicity Jones and Indian actor Irrfan Khan as the antagonist. The movie is directed by Ron Howard and will be released in October 2016.