Hello 2016, we’ve been expecting you. Well, actually, we’ve been expecting the new movies that this year has to offer. Before 2015 ended, the public was given a glimpse of the upcoming films for the new year, so here are a few to look out for as the year rolls by. After all, new year, new movies!
Captain America: Civil War
In the third and final installment of Captain America, the government issues a new law that will make superheroes reveal their secret identities to the public. This prompts a feud between Captain America and Iron man, seeing as the latter has decided to accept the law while the former thinks it will endanger every superhero and their respective families.
Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice
Following the events of Superman’s “Man of Steel”, Batman travels to Metropolis to fight Superman due to an unknown conflict. Meanwhile, both heroes will receive a new threat that will endanger humankind.
After finding out that he has cancer, Wade Wilson become subject to an experiment that leaves him aesthetically scarred and with new abilities. Wilson then decides to hunt down the people who nearly destroyed his life.
The U.S. government decides to gather up villains incarcerated in Arkham Asylum to go on a mission to destroy a deadly threat under the directorship of Amanda Waller.
After surgeon Stephen Strange is badly wounded in a career-ending car accident, he is approached by an entity called the Ancient One who teaches him in the mystical arts, thus becoming the Sorcerer Supreme, the protector of Earth.
Professor Charles Xavier and Raven are tasked with leading a team of mutants when the first and most powerful mutant, Apocalypse, awakens after thousands of years of slumber.
The Jungle Book
Mowgli, a human boy who was raised by wolves, must leave his jungle home after the bengal tiger, Shere Khan, threatens his life. Guided by the panther Bagheera and Baloo the bear, Mowgli embarks on a journey of survival. This is Disney’s live action remake of the 1967 animated film of the same name.
After leaving Africa behind, Tarzan returns to the Congo jungle to serve as a tradesman unaware of the deadly plot that a Belgian captain has in store for him and his jungle friends.
A young navigator by the name of Moana teams up with her hero, legendary demi-god Maui, to search for a fabled island in the South Pacific.
Six months after the events of Finding Nemo, Dory, along with Marlin and Nemo, set sail to the coast of California to reunite the amnesiac Dory with her family.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
After magizoologist Newt Scamander accidentally releases a briefcase filled with dangerous magical beasts, it is up to him and his team to find them before the non–magical humans of the world find out that a world beyond theirs exists.
Judy Hopps, a rabbit officer, travels to the mammal metropolis of Zootopia to enlist herself in the Zootopia Police Department. There, she meets a con artist whom she must team up with in order to solve the case of a missing otter that later ends up turning into solving an outbreak.