2021 Movies

MOVIE GUIDE: Films We’re Excited to Watch This 2021

Here's a rundown of some of the highly-anticipated films coming to cinemas this 2021!

2020 has been a tough year for the film industry, especially with all the film releases getting postponed to a later date. Now that we’ve welcomed 2021, though, things are looking a bit brighter as more cinemas start to open their doors again, although with stricter regulations to ensure the safety of its staff and moviegoers.

As we all continue to adapt and hope for a better normal, we’re giving you a rundown of some of the films we’re all looking forward to catching in cinemas this year. Check it out below:

*Note: Release dates and movie lineup are subject to change without prior notice

FEBRUARY

Nomadland
February 19

Directed by: Chloé Zhao
Starring: Frances McDormand, David Strathairn

The Mauritanian
February 19

Directed by: Kevin Macdonald
Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Shailene Woodley, Zachary Levi, Jodie Foster


MARCH

Raya and the Last Dragon
March 5

Directed by: Don Hall
Starring: Kelly Marie Tran, Awkwafina

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The King’s Man
March 12

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn
Starring: Gemma Arterton, Matthew Goode, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ralph Fiennes

Morbius
March 19

Directed by: Daniel Espinosa
Starring: Jared Leto, Matthew Smith, Michael Keaton, Jared Harris

APRIL

No Time To Die
April 2

Directed by: Cary Joji Fukunaga
Starring: Ana De Armas, Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Rami Malek, Lea Seydoux

Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway
April 2

Directed by: Will Gluck
Starring: James Corden, Elizabeth Debicki, Lennie James

A Quiet Place Part II
April 23

Directed by: John Krasinski
Starring: Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, Cillian Murphy, Noah Jupe

MAY

Black Widow
May 7

Directed by: Cate Shortland
Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Florence Pugh, Rachel Weisz, David Harbour

Free Guy
May 21

Directed by: Shawn Levy
Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Taika Waititi, Joe Keery

Godzilla vs. Kong
May 21

Directed by: Adam Wingard
Starring: Millie Bobby Brown, Alexandar Skarsgard, Kyle Chandler

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Spiral
May 21

Directed by: DarrenLynn Bousman
Starring: Morgan David Jones, Samuel L. Jackson, Ali Johnson

JUNE

The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It
June 4

Directed by: Michael Chaves
Starring: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Julian Hilliard

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Ghostbusters: Afterlife
June 11

Directed by: Jason Reitman
Starring: Finn Wolfhard, McKenna Grace, Carrie Coon, Sigourney Weaver

In the Heights
June 18

Directed by: John M. Chu
Starring: Anthony Ramos, Leslie Grace, Corey Hawkins, Jimmy Smits

JULY

Minions: The Rise of Gru
July 2

Directed by: Kyle Balda, Brad Ableson
Starring: Steve Carell, Julia Andrews, Michelle Yeoh, Lucy Lawless

Top Gun: Maverick
July 2

Directed by: Joseph Kosinski
Starring: Tom Cruise, Jennifer Connelly, Val Kilmer

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
July 9

Directed by: Destin Daniel Cretton
Starring: Simu Liu, Awkwafina, Michelle Yeoh, Florian Monteanu

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AUGUST

The Suicide Squad
August 6

Directed by: James Gunn
Starring: Alice Braga, Margot Robbie, Viola Davis, Idris Elba

Candyman
August 27

Directed by: Nia Dacosta
Starring: Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Teyonah Parris, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Colman Domingo

SEPTEMBER

The Boss Baby: Family Business
September 17

Directed by: Tom McGrath
Starring: Amy Sedaris, James Marsden, Lisa Kudrow, Jeff Goldblum

Death on the Nile
September 17

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Gal Gadot, Kenneth Branagh, Armie Hammer, Rose Leslie

OCTOBER

Dune
October 1

Directed by: Denis Villenueve
Starring: Timothee Chalamet, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Jason Momoa, Josh Brolin, Oscar Isaac


NOVEMBER

Eternals
November 5

Directed by: Chloe Zhao
Starring: Richard Madden, Angelina Jolie, Gemma Chan

Mission Impossible 7
November 19

Directed by: Christopher McQuarrie
Starring: Vanessa Kirby, Tom Cruise, Rebecca Fergusson

DECEMBER

West Side Story
December 10

Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Starring: Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler, Ariana Debose

Untitled Spider-Man Sequel
December 17

Directed by: Jon Watts
Starring: Tom Holland, Zendaya, Jacob Batalon, Jamie Foxx, Benedict Cumberbatch

The Matrix 4
December 22

Directed by: Lana Wachowski
Starring: Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Jada Pinkett Smith, Lambert Wilson, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II

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Movie Info

Death on the Nile
Crime | Drama | Mystery
Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway
Adventure | Animation | Comedy
Ghostbusters: Afterlife
Action | Comedy | Crime
Top Gun: Maverick
Action | Drama
The King's Man
Action | Adventure | Comedy
Free Guy
Action | Comedy | Sci-fi
No Time to Die
Action | Adventure | Thriller
Black Widow
Action | Adventure | Sci-fi
Morbius
Action | Adventure | Drama
In the Heights
Drama | Musical
A Quiet Place Part II
Horror | Thriller
Eternals
Action | Adventure | Drama
Minions: The Rise of Gru
Adventure | Animation | Comedy
Spiral: From The Book of Saw
Crime | Horror | Mystery
Godzilla vs. Kong
Action | Sci-fi | Thriller
Dune
Adventure | Drama | Sci-fi
The Suicide Squad
Action | Fantasy
Raya and the Last Dragon
Action | Adventure | Animation
Candyman
Horror | Thriller
West Side Story
Crime | Drama | Musical
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
The Boss Baby: Family Business
Adventure | Animation | Comedy
Nomadland
Drama
The Mauritanian
Drama | Thriller
Mission Impossible 7
Action | Thriller
The Matrix 4
Action | Sci-fi

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