Whether you fancy action-packed films or larger-than-life animated movies, there is a lot to look forward to for a movie fan. And 2022 is going to be a big year for moviegoers and production houses with scores of releases lined up. These include installments in some of the world’s most famous movie franchises. The receding pandemic worldwide will also bolster producers’ confidence in releasing their creations at the Box Office. This comes as great news for movie lovers. So, let’s take a look at the most anticipated upcoming movies of 2022.
Highly Anticipated Upcoming Movies of 2022 and Their Trailers
Ever since Robert Pattinson was picked to be the next Batman, fans have been eagerly waiting for the release of the superhero film. Another thing that’s driving the anticipation for the Matt Reeves-directed flick is the fact that it is the first solo Batman movie in a decade after the release of 2012’s The Dark Knight Rises. After several delays, the film is finally set to release.
Release date: 1st March 2022 (USA)
Post Venom’s success, Sony Pictures’ is taking another leap in the Marvel’s Spiderman Universe with the release of Morbius later this year. This is another film that has been hugely delayed due to the pandemic. The Jared Leto-starrer was confirmed to be completed by June 2019 and scheduled for release in July 2020. The film is directed by Daniel Espinosa, who previously worked on 2012’s Safe House and 2017’s Life.
Release date: 1st April 2022 (USA)
Michael Bay is one of the most renowned action film directors of this era, and all his movies garner huge anticipation. His next, Jake Gyllenhaal-starrer Ambulance is no exception. Do not let the name fool you, it’s not a medical drama, but a heist flick, high on thrill and drama. This upcoming action movie also features Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Eiza González and Garret Dillahunt.
Release date: 8th April 2022 (USA)
Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore
Fantastic Beasts tries to fill the void for Harry Potter fans after the conclusion of the franchise. The third edition of this spin-off is scheduled to release in April this year. Its ensemble cast includes Eddie Redmayne, Jude Law, Mads Mikkelsen, Ezra Miller, Alison Sudol, Dan Fogler, Callum Turner, Katherine Waterston and Jessica Williams.
Release date: 15th April 2022 (USA)
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Doctor Strange and the Multiverse of Madness
After Spiderman’s venture into the multiverse, Stephen Strange travels into another dimension in the Doctor Strange and the Multiverse of Madness. If the film’s trailer is any clue, Wanda, played by Elizabeth Olsen, also has a major role in it. Needless to say, it is one of the most highly anticipated movies of 2022.
Release date: 4th May 2022
Top Gun: Maverick
How often do you see a sequel hitting the screens after 35 years of its previous installment in the franchise? Top Gun: Maverick, sequel to 1986’s Top Gun starring Tom Cruise, will see the legendary actor reviving the role of Maverick. This upcoming fill will also feature Miles Teller in a significant role.
Release date: 27th May 2022 (USA)
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