General News / January 27, 2017

27 movies we’re most looking forward to this year

General News / January 27, 2017

27 movies we’re most looking forward to this year

Seeing as we’re still pretty fresh into 2017 and movie award season, there are some really exciting films set to be released this year.


There will inevitably be some horrifically bad ones that some of us will watch in secret, however we’ve made a list of 30 of the best flicks on the way.

Take a look below.

 25. God Particle

The third instalment of the Cloverfield franchise directed by Julius Onah and produced by J. J Abrams.

24. Founders

Starring Michael Keaton, based on the story of the creation of McDonald’s.


23. Get Out

Starring Daniel Kaluuya from Skins and Allison Williams from Girls


Starring Emma Watson and Tom Hanks

21. Blade Runner 2049

Starring Harrison Ford and Ryan Gossling

8. Saw Legacy

The 8th film in the franchise since it began in 2004.

9. Ghost in the shell

Starring Scarlett Johansson

10. A Cure for Wellness

Psychological horror thriller directed by Gore Verbinski.

A cure for wellness

11. Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Starring Taron Egerton, Channing Tatum and Colin Firth.

When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency Statesman to save the world.

12. Star Wars the Last Jedi

Director Rian Johnson shows  a glimpse of himself and the team working on the final edit.

Felt so good to drop this into the cut this morning.

A photo posted by Rian Johnson (@riancjohnson) on

13. Alien Convent

Starring Michael Fassbender

14. The Dark Tower

Science fantasy western horror, based on the series of novels of the same name by Stephen King.

dark tower

15. Dunkirk

From filmmaker Christopher Nolan

16. Soldado

Action crime-thriller film directed by Stefano Sollima and written by Taylor Sheridan. The sequel to the 2015 film Sicario.


17. Life

Starring Ryan Reynolds, Rebecca Ferguson and Jake Gyllenhaal

18. Mute

Mute is an upcoming British science fiction mystery film directed by Duncan Jones.

19. IT

Remake of Stephen King’s original.


20. Submergence

Romantic thriller film directed by Wim Wenders, based on the novel of same name, starring Alicia Vikander and James McAvoy.

21. I’m Not Here

A man struggles with the tragic memories of his past to make sense of his present, but soon realizes that maybe time isn’t the enemy he thinks it is.


22. Raw

23. Kong: Skull Island

Starring  Tom Hiddleston and Brie Larson

All Eyez on Me

A movie based on the life of Tupac Shakur.

25. The Masterpiece

A biographical comedy film directed by, co-produced by, and starring James Franco. Based on Greg Sestero’s non-fiction book The Disaster Artist, the film depicts the early friendship of Sestero and Tommy Wiseau, the filmmaker behind the 2003 cult film The Room, and the making of the film itself.


26. Stronger

27. Lion

Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of miles across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.