While a lot of us may be flooded with AP testing or graduation or life drama or all of the above, we at least have the anticipation of some of these movies to pull us through and give us something to look forward to. Here are some of this summer’s biggest must-catch films.
John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum (May 17th)
With Wick back for a third installment, “Parabellum” looks to finish Keanu’s incredible career comeback with a bang.
Aladdin (May 24th)
Whether or not we’ll be able to process Will Smith’s Genie half-rapping “Friend Like Me” is up for debate, but that alone will capture the curiosity of moviegoers everywhere.
Brightburn (May 24th)
If the hope of Superman’s story got twisted into a horrific nightmare of power gone awry.
Godzilla: King of the Monsters (May 31st)
The shared universe of classic monsters continues with this sequel to the surprise 2014 hit.
Rocketman (May 31st)
Watch “Bohemian Rhapsody”-style wave of new rock biopics further with Elton John’s life story.
Dark Phoenix (June 7th)
Before the X-Men get folded into the Disney conglomerate, check out Jean Grey’s final (?) chapter in this story.
The Secret Life of Pets 2 (June 7th)
See Kevin Hart steal the show again as Illumination uses up all their Minions profits on event sequels.
Men in Black: International (June 14th)
Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson make the perfect pair for this sort-of-reboot of the alien franchise.
Toy Story 4 (June 21st)
See the return of the beloved toys after the 9-year wait since the last masterpiece installment.
Yesterday (June 28th)
What if an aspiring singer-songwriter wakes up from an accident and is the only person on Earth who remembers the Beatles?
Spider-Man: Far From Home (July 2nd)
Watch it be more than just a foreshadow for the post-“Avengers: Endgame” MCU.
The Lion King (July 19th)
Think you can’t add anything to the monumental original? Wait ‘til Donald Glover and Beyonce get on board.
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (July 26th)
Quentin Tarantino’s next outing promises to find make an insane, darky funny romp out of ‘60’s L.A.
Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw (August 2nd)
Simply upping the franchise to fully monumental, borderline superheroic heights. Thanks The Rock.
It: Chapter Two (September 6th)
Before getting back to school, re-visit that straight 80’s nostalgia and the adventures of Beverly and the boys for the continuation of 2017’s breakout horror blockbuster.