By: Nazia Adnin
Just like recent years, an enormous number of superhero films, spin-offs, and sequels will be released throughout the year. But throughout the year bunch of dramas, sci fi films will get released as well. Here is our list of the most highly –anticipated films:
4) Widows (November)
This Steven McQueen film is based on a 1983 TV series of the same name. Gillian Flynn wrote the screen play of this film.
8) The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (release date not confirmed yet)
The fantasy-adventure-comedy film is written by Gilliam and Tony Grisoni, loosely based on the novel Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes.
“We blew past everyone’s most optimistic and aggressive projections and I think there might be room for us to grow this weekend even still,” said Jeff Goldstein, president of domestic distribution at Warner Bros, the studio behind the film.
As meaningful as she was to gender and action stars everywhere back then, it’s going to make a huge statement to have that seasoned warrior that she’s become return,” Cameron said of Hamilton’s comeback.
She will next be seen alongside Steve Carell in Battle of the Sexes, a true-life tennis drama, and is currently filming a dark Netflix comedy, Maniac, with Jonah Hill.
Kenobi was played by Alec Guinness in the 1977 film and Ewan McGregor in the later prequels. McGregor has expressed interest in playing the role again. “There’s no official offer, and I haven’t met them about it or anything,” he told Entertainment Weekly earlier this year.
Haruo Nakajima, the actor who first portrayed Japanese movie monster Godzilla, has died aged 88. His daughter Sonoe confirmed his death to the Associated Press, saying that Nakajima had died of pneumonia after being hospitalized last month. The Japanese actor wore the movie monster suit in 12 Godzilla films and appeared in Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai.
The star of the 1993 classic movie went to see the Broadway musical version on Tuesday and then returned Wednesday for another show. Bill Murray, star of Groundhog Day, a film famously about reliving the same day over and over, is spotted at the Broadway show based on that film. So far the actor has seen it twice. Murray was reportedly weeping at the end of the Tuesday performance, saying later in an interview: “The idea that we just have to try again. We just have to try again. It’s such a beautiful, powerful idea.”