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20 Movies To Look Forward To In 2016

Hot superheroes, sequels and reboots, and the return of Bridget Jones!

February

How to Be Single

Starring: Rebel Wilson, Dakota Johnson, Alison Brie, Leslie Mann

In this rom-com set in New York, Rebel Wilson plays a sexually confident woman who schools awkward gal Dakota Johnson on how to snag herself a guy post-breakup.

Zoolander No. 2

Starring: Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Will Ferrell, Penelope Cruz, Kristen Wiig, Fred Armisen

Fifteen years since Zoolander had us making that “Blue Steel” face for days, Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson reprise their roles as male models Derek Zoolander and Hansel. This time, they band together to prevent the assassinations of music’s biggest stars. Watch for J. Biebs’ cameo in the trailer!

Deadpool

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccario, Ed Skrein, Gina Carano, T.J. Miller

Ryan Reynolds—in red spandex!—stars in this origin movie about Wade Wilson a.k.a. Deadpool from Marvel’s X-Men universe. Expect the funny hunk to deliver the action, the laughs, and the hotness in this superhero flick.

March

The Divergent Series: Allegiant

Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Zoë Kravitz, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Naomi Watts, Jeff Daniels 

Following the events of Insurgent, Tris and Four escape beyond the walls of their city in the third film based on Veronica Roth’s Divergent trilogy.

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice

Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Holly Hunter, Gal Gadot 

See DC Comics’ two biggest superheroes battle it out in this sequel to 2013's Man of Steel. Plus, expect the big-screen debuts of Wonder Woman, Aquaman, and The Flash.

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

Starring: Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Lainie Kazan, Michael Constantine, Andrea Martin, Ian Gomez 

The lovable characters from the 2002 sleeper hit are back! This time, Greek gal Toula and her American hubby Ian are now parents to a teenaged daughter about to enter college.

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April

The Huntsman: Winter's War

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, Emily Blunt, Jessica Chastain, Colin Morgan, Sam Claflin 

This spin-off to 2012's Snow White and the Huntsman sees Eric the Huntsman and Sara, his love interest, going up against resurrected evil queen Ravenna and her powerful sister Freya.

May

Captain America: Civil War

Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey, Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Emily VanCamp, Don Cheadle, Jeremy Renner, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Rudd

Following the destruction that occurred in 2015’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, the Avengers are split into two opposing factions, one led by Captain America and the other by Iron Man.

X-Men: Apocalypse

Starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Oscar Isaac, Nicholas Hoult, Rose Byrne, Tye Sheridan, Sophie Turner, Olivia Munn, Lucas Till

In this sequel to 2014's X-Men: Days of Future Past, Charles Xavier, Raven, and a new crop of young X-Men join forces to defeat the immortal villain Apocalypse.

Alice Through the Looking Glass

Starring: Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Mia Wasikowska, Helena Bonham Carter, Sacha Baron Cohen

Based on Lewis Carroll’s follow-up novel to Alice in Wonderland, Alice Through the Looking Glass sees Alice on a quest to save her friend, the Mad Hatter, before time runs out.

June

Independence Day 2: Resurgence

Starring: Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Liam Hemsworth, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe, Sela Ward

The 1996 box-office hit gets a sequel set 20 years after the original. Liam Hemsworth joins original cast members Jeff Goldblum and Bill Pullman as they fight aliens that have returned stronger than before.

July

The Legend of Tarzan

Starring: Alexander Skarsgard, Margot Robbie, Christoph Waltz, Samuel L. Jackson, John Hurt, Djimon Hounsou

The man once known as Tarzan has been living a peaceful life in London with his wife Jane, until he is invited back to the Congo as a trade emissary of the Parliament. Feast your eyes on a super-ripped Alexander Skarsgård’s as the titular character. Yum.

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Ghostbusters

Starring: Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, Chris Hemsworth, Neil Casey, Andy García 

Ghostbusters gets a reboot with an all-female cast made up of today’s comedy kweens. Expect cameos by original Ghostbusters cast members Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver, Ernie Hudson, and Annie Potts.

La La Land

 

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, J. K. Simmons, Finn Wittrock, John Legend

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone in a…musical? So much YES! In this film, R-Gos plays a jazz musician who falls for an aspiring actress played by Emma.

Star Trek Beyond

Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Simon Pegg, John Cho, Anton Yelchin, Idris Elba

The third installment of the Star Trek reboot series sees Captain Kirk and the USS Enterprise crew  stranded on an alien planet and faced with a ruthless new enemy.

August

Suicide Squad

Starring: Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Jai Courtney, Karen Fukuhara, Cara Delevingne, Viola Davis

In this antihero flick, a secret government agency enlists imprisoned supervillains to perform high-risk operations in exchange for reduced prison sentences. Keep an eye out for Jared Leto’s ultra-creepy take on The Joker in the trailer!

September

Bridget Jones's Baby

Starring: Renée Zellweger, Colin Firth, Patrick Dempsey, Jim Broadbent, Sally Phillips, Jessica Hynes 

Bridget’s back, and this time, she’s about to be a mum! In this sequel to Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason, we see bumbling Bridget now in her 40s, juggling career, romance, and pregnancy.

November

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Dan Fogler, Samantha Morton, Ezra Miller, Colin Farrell

The film adaptation of J.K. Rowling’s 2001 book set 70 years before Harry Potter’s story follows English wizard Newt Scamander as he navigates wizard-phobic America.

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December

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Starring: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Riz Ahmed, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker, Mads Mikkelsen 

If watching The Force Awakens has turned you into a Star Wars fan, we’re sure you’ll be watching this first film in the Star Wars Anthology series, which takes place before the events of 1977’s Star Wars: A New Hope.

Passengers

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt, Michael Sheen, Laurence Fishburne 

J-Law. Chris Pratt. A love story set in space. That’s all you really need to know.

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