Upcoming Movie Releases

Connor Parrish, Sports Editor

Upcoming movie releases

Summer blockbuster season is over, and all the big studios have released their movies. So what movies are coming out next?

The Nutcracker and Four Realms – November 2, 2018

The film stars Clara (Mackenzie Foy) who needs a magical key to unlock a box that contains a priceless gift. But after finding a golden thread that leads her to the key, it disappears into a mysterious parallel world. The Nutcracker and the Four Realms also stars Morgan Freeman and  Keira Knightley.

Dr Seuss’ The Grinch – November 9, 2018

Made by illumination the studio that brought you the Despicable Me franchise, this movie is a retelling of the original cartoon. The Grinch fears loss of his long sought after peace and quiet, with the people in Whoville wanting to make Christmas bigger and brighter than ever. So the Grinch decides the only way to get peace and quiet is to steal Christmas. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the Grinch.

Fantastic Beasts: The crimes of Grindelwald – November 16, 2018

The sequel to the highly praised Harry Potter spin-off, Fantastic Beasts is back. With most of the cast reprising their roles, even Johnny Depp as Grindelwald the villain. The movie is set not long after Fantastic Beasts and where to find them. With the movie being about Newt Scamander agreeing with Albus Dumbledore to help find Grindelwald, without knowing the dangers with lines being drawn between friends and family.

Creed 2 – November 21, 2018

The sequel to the critically acclaimed Rocky spin-off Creed is back. Most of the cast is reprising their roles, but there are big changes in the director’s chair with Steven Caple, Jr. taking the reins from Ryan Coogler. The story is about Ivan Drago’s son challenging Adonis Creed, with Ivan Drago killing Creed’s father in a past fight.

Spider Man: Into the Spider Verse – December 14, 2018

This movie is based on Miles Morales and his universe crash with other universes, with Peter Parker’s (spider man) universe, and Gwen Stacy (spider woman). With all of their universes colliding together by the villain Kingpin experiment gone wrong, and try to fix it to get back to their own universes.

Aquaman – December 14, 2018

Directed by James Wan, also the director of Saw and the Conjuring. The movie is about Aquaman’s origins and how Aquaman is torn between the surface world and going to the sea world that is ready to revolt against the surface world. And how he becomes Aquaman king of Atlantis.

Mary Poppins: The Sequel – December 19, 2018

Emily Blunt stars as Mary Poppins. The movie taken years after the original movie, but not a reboot. With Mary Poppins returning to London to the same kids that are now all grown up and helps them rediscover what it’s like to be a kid again.

Those are all of the big movie releases for the rest of the year with a wide variety of movies to choose from.