The new year brings a whole wave of great movies that are going to entertain us every weekend. 2016 wasn’t a great year for Bollywood and its fans. On the other hand, Hollywood had a few in their bag too. But movie buffs can look forward to the year 2017 surely.
The year has greater things lying ahead. Directorial debuts to some interesting collaborations might have quite a few surprises in store for us in 2017. Many promising and innovative ventures are something we will closely have our eyes on.
Here are 39 releases in 2017, which one absolutely can’t wait to watch:
1. Transformers: The Last Knight
Premiere: June 23, 2017
Director: Michael Bay
Star cast: Mark Wahlberg, Isabela Moner, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson, Stanley Tucci, Liam Garrigan, Jerrod Carmichael, Mitch Pileggi, Laura Haddock, Santiago Cabrera, Anthony Hopkins.
2. Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Premiere: May 26, 2017
Director: Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg
Star cast: Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Orlando Bloom, Brenton Thwaites, Kaya Scodelario, Kevin McNally, Geoffrey Rush.
3. Fast 8
Premiere: April 14, 2017
Director: F. Gary Gray
Star cast: Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris Bridges, Lucas Black, Scott Eastwood, Kurt Russell, Jason Statham.
4. XXX3: The Return Of Xander Cage
Premiere: January 19, 2017
Director: D. J. Caruso
Star cast: Vin Diesel, Donnie Yen, Samuel L. Jackson, Deepika Padukone, Nina Dobrev, Ruby Rose, Tony Jaa, Toni Collette, Kris Wu, Rory McCann, Al Sapienza, Nicky Jam, Michael Bisping, Ariadna Gutiérrez, Hermione Corfield.
5. Resident Evil: The Final Chapter
Premiere: 27 January 2017
Director: Paul W. S. Anderson
Star cast: Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Ruby Rose, William Levy, Eoin Macken, Rola, Shawn Roberts, Lee Joon-gi, Iain Glen
6. Beauty and The Beast
Premiere: March 17, 2017
Director: Bill Condon
Star cast: Emma Watson, Luke Evans, Dan Stevens.
7. Guardians of The Galaxy 2
Premiere: April 25, 2017
Director: James Gunn
Star cast: Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Debicki, Sylvester Stallone.
8. Wonder Woman
Premiere: 2 June 2017
Director: Patty Jenkins
Star cast: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright
9. War For The Planet Of The Apes
Premiere: 14 July 2017
Director: Matt Reeves
Star cast: Woody Harrelson, Judy Greer, Andy Serkis.
10. Smurfs: The Lost Village
Premiere: 31 March 2017
Director: Kelly Asbury
Star cast: Joe Manganiello, Mandy Patinkin, Rainn Wilson.
11. Kingsman: The Golden Circle
Premiere: 16 June 2017
Director: Matthew Vaughn
Star cast: Pedro Pascal, Colin Firth, Channing Tatum.
Premiere: 12 May 2017
Director: Seth Gordon
Star cast: Alexandra Daddario, Priyanka Chopra, Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Pamela Anderson, Kelly Rohrbach, David Hasselhoff
Premiere: 26 January 2017
Director: Rahul Dholakia
Star cast: Shah Rukh Khan, Sunny Leone, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Farhan Akhtar.
14. The Ring
Premiere: August 2017
Director: Imtiaz Ali
Star cast: Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma
Premiere: 24 February 2017
Director: Vishal Bhardwaj
Star cast: Saif Ali Khan, Kangana Ranaut, Shahid Kapoor
16. Jagga Jasoos
Premiere: 7 April 2017
Director: Anurag Basu
Star cast: Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Mukesh Hariawala
17. Half Girlfriend
Premiere: 28 April 2017
Director: Mohit Suri
Star cast: Shraddha Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Kristoffe Brodeur.
18. Dabangg 3
Premiere: August 24, 2017
Director: Arbaaz Khan
Star cast: Sonakshi Sinha and Salman Khan
19. Hera Pheri 3
Director: Ahmed Khan
Star cast: Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty, Paresh Rawal.
20. Jolly LLB 2
Premiere: 10 February 2017
Director: Subhash Kapoor
Star cast: Akshay Kumar, Arshad Warsi, Huma Qureshi
21. Badrinath Ki Dulhania
Premiere: 10th March 2017
Director: Shashank Khaitan
Star cast: Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt
Premiere: 10 February 2017
Director: James Foley
Star cast: Tyler Hoechlin,Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan
Premiere: 21 July 2017
Director: Christopher Nolan
Star cast: Tom Hardy, Cillian Murphy, Kenneth Branagh
23. Alien: Covenant
Premiere: 4 August 2017
Director: Ridley Scott
Star cast: Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace, Callie Hernandez.
24. The Snowman
Premiere: 13 October 2017
Director: Tomas Alfredson
Star cast: Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson, Chloë Sevigny
25. Thor: Ragnarok
Premiere: 27 October 2017 , new comic book
Director: Taika Waititi
Star cast: Jaimie Alexander, Idris Elba, Tom Hiddleston.
26. John Wick: Chapter 2
Premiere: 17 February 2017
Director: Chad Stahelski
Star cast: Keanu Reeves, Thomas Sadoski, Ruby Rose.
27. The Wolverine 2
Premiere: March 3, 2017
Director: James Mangold
Star cast: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Boyd Holbrook, Richard E. Grant, Stephen Merchant, Eriq La Salle, Elise Neal, Elizabeth Rodriguez.
28. Kong Skull Island
Premiere: 10 March 2017
Director: Jordan Vogt-Roberts.
Star cast: Brie Larson, Tom Hiddleston, Toby Kebbell.
29. Star Wars: Episode VIII
Premiere: 15 December 2017
Director: Rian Johnson
Star cast: Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver
30. Spider Man Homecoming
Premiere: July 7, 2017
Director: Jon Watts
Star cast: Robert Downey Jr., Logan Marshall-Green, Tom Holland
31. King Arthur Legend of the Sword
Premiere: 24 March 2017
Director: Guy Ritchie
Star cast: Charlie Hunnam, Annabelle Wallis, Jude Law
32. World War Z 2
Premiere: 9 June 2017
Director: David Fincher
Star cast: Brad Pitt, Cristian Lazar
33. Annabelle 2
Premiere: 26 May 2017
Director: David F. Sandberg
Star cast: Stephanie Sigman, Alicia Vela-Bailey, Miranda Otto
35. Justice League
Premiere: November 16, 2017
Director: Zack Snyder
Star cast: Jared Leto, Ben Affleck, Amy Adams.
Premiere: April 21, 2017
Director: Akshat Verma
Star cast: Sobhita Dhulipala, Kunal Roy Kapur, Neil Bhoopalam and Deepak Dobriyal.
37. Baahubali: The Conclusion
Premiere: April 28, 2017
Director: SS Rajamouli
Star cast: Rana Dagubatti, Tamannah Bhatia and Prabhas
Premiere: October 19, 2017
Star cast: Akshay Kumar , Rajnikant
Premiere: November 17, 2017
Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Star cast: Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor
Which ones are going to make it to your ‘Must Watch’ list?