Below are ten movies that all cinema goers should take time to see upon their release.
“The Amazing Spider-Man 2”
Release Date: May 2
The Andrew Garfield rendition of the webbed super hero embarks on his second adventure, one that pins him against many formidable opponents. Spider-Man will be battling with Electro, Rhino, and the Green Goblin; director Marc Webb has lots of ground to cover.
Release Date: May 16
The last time Godzilla was attempted by Hollywood, it was a product even the charm of Matthew Brodrick could not solve. With an impressive cast that includes Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olson and Bryan Cranston, this sure to be colossal movie may bring some magic back to the legendary monster.
“X-Men: Days Of Future Past”
Release Date: May 23
The seventh film in the X-Men franchise brings with it the most complex, intriguing concept. Yet director Bryan Singer will have the tough challenge of maneuvering between three generations of X-Men personas, plus the long awaited on-screen premiere of the Sentinels.
Release Date: May 30
Angelina Jolie is playing the part of the most appropriately named Disney villain of all time, and that itself may be enough for the price of admission. Simply put, “Maleficent” brings with it a dark intrigue that may attract more than just children Disney lovers.
“22 Jump Street”
Release Date: June 13
To make a successful sequel to a high grossing and critically-acclaimed comedy is a hard task, just as the makers of “The Hangover” found out. Despite the uphill climb, everyone seems amped to see Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill try replicate their over-the-top, outlandish comedy that made “21 Jump Street.”
“Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes”
Release Date: July 11
It’s amazing that Fox has been able bring relevancy back to the “Planet Of The Apes” franchise, and this sequel to “Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes” brings with it even more star power than its sequel. Jason Clarke, Keri Russel, Gary Oldman and the legendary CGI specialist actor Serkis look to make humanity’s demise enjoyable.
“Guardians Of The Galaxy”
Release Date: August 1
Marvel is taking a gamble, and while the odds have been in the company’s favor for the past few years, this one still seems risky. How will audiences respond to a green muscled alien, a talking raccoon and tree?
“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”
Release Date: August 8
The trailer had die-hard TMNT fans in an uproar, but one can’t pass up the chance to see your childhood on the silver screen. Question is, can Michael Bay make a film that’s worth watching?
“The Expendables 3”
Release Date: August 15
There is only one thing to say: Testosterone!!!!
“Sin City: A Dame To Kill For”
Release Date: August 22
Frank Miller’s graphic novel is back, and after nine years, director Robert Rodriguez returns at the helm of the highly anticipated sequel. With a cast worthy of a trophy case, bring on the dark gory tale of revenge.