The Movies We Are Most Excited to See in 2015!
This year promises to be spectacular on the big screen as Tris Prior defies reality, the Avengers reassemble, Terminator, James Bond and Mad Max make a come back, Christian Grey introduces you all to his red room of pain and Katniss readies herself for her last stand against the Capitol.
Fifty Shades of Grey
Release Date: 13th February
Starring: Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan
Director: Sam Taylor-Johnson
When Anastasia Steele, a literature student, goes to interview the wealthy Christian Grey, as a favor to her roommate Kate Kavanagh, she encounters a beautiful, brilliant and intimidating man. The innocent and naive Ana started to realize she wants him, despite his enigmatic reserve and advice, she finds herself desperate to get close to him. Not able to resist Ana’s beauty and independent spirit, Christian Grey admits he wants her too, but in his own terms. Ana hesitates as she discovers the singular tastes of Christian Grey. Despite of the embellishments of success, his multinational businesses, his vast wealth, his loving family Grey is consumed by the need to control.
Release Date: 6th March
Starring: Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart, Kate Bosworth
Director: Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland
Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a devastating diagnosis, Alice and her family find their bonds tested.
In the Heart of the Sea
Release Date: 13th March
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Benjamin Walker
Director: Ron Howard
Based on the 1820 event, a whaling ship is preyed upon by a sperm whale, stranding its crew at sea for 90 days, thousands of miles from home.
The Divergent Series: Insurgent
Release Date: 20th March
Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Kate Winslet, Miles Teller
Director: Robert Schwentke
One choice can transform you-or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves and herself while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, politics and love. Tris’s initiation day should have been marked by celebration and victory with her chosen faction; instead, the day ended with unspeakable horrors. War now looms as conflict between the factions and their ideologies grows.
Pitch Perfect 2
Release Date: 15th May
Starring: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp
Director: Elizabeth Banks
The Barden Bellas are back and in their final year before they graduate. The Bellas want to go out with a band and this time enter an international acapella competition that no American group has ever won.
Mad Max: Fury Road
Release Date: 15th May
Starring: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley
Director: George Miller
An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and almost everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be able to restore order. There’s Max, a man of action and a man of few words, who seeks peace of mind following the loss of his wife and child in the aftermath of the chaos. And Furiosa, a woman of action and a woman who believes her path to survival may be achieved if she can make it across the desert back to her childhood homeland.
Release Date: 12th June
Starring: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins, Vincent D’Onofrio
Director: Colin Trevorrow
Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park (1993), Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond. After 10 years of operation and visitor rates declining, in order to fulfill a corporate mandate, a new attraction is created to re-spark visitor’s interest, which backfires horribly.
Release Date: 3rd July
Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Emilia Clarke, Jason Clarke
Director: Alan Taylor
After finding himself in a new time-line, Kyle Reese teams up with John Connor’s mother Sarah and an aging terminator to try and stop the one thing that the future fears, “Judgement Day”.
Release Date: 17th July
Starring: Hugh Jackman, Levi Miller, Garrett Hedlund, Rooney Mara
Director: Joe Wright
The story of an orphan who is spirited away to the magical Neverland. There, he finds both fun and dangers, and ultimately discovers his destiny to become the hero who will be forever known as Peter Pan.
Release Date: 6th August
Starring: Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Bell, Toby Kebbell
Director: Josh Trank
A group of scientists are mutated into superpowered beings and must become heroes to save the world.
Release Date: 2nd October
Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Charlotte Le Bon, Ben Kingsley
Director: Robert Zemeckis
The story of French high-wire artist Philippe Petit’s attempt to cross the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in 1974.
Release Date: 23rd October
Starring: Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris
Director: Sam Mendes
A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2
Release Date: 20th November
Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth
Director: Francis Lawrence
After being symbolized as the ‘Mockingjay’ Katniss Everdeen and District 13 engage in an all-out revolution against the autocratic Capitol.