Here are the release dates and brief descriptions of some of the most awaited movies of the year 2023.
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John Wick: Chapter 4
John Wick: Chapter 4, directed by Chad Stahelski, is going to release on March 24, 2023. After a two-year delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this is the installment of the blockbuster franchise sees John Wick at war with the High Table, and it is uncertain if the movie will have a happy ending for its main character.
Dungeons And Dragons: Honor Among Thieves
Dungeons And Dragons: Honor Among Thieves, directed by John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein, opens on March 31, 2023. With an all-star cast, including Chris Pine, Michelle Rodriguez, Hugh Grant, and Regé-Jean Page, the popular role-playing game receives a shiny reboot.
The Super Mario Bros
The Super Mario Bros. Movie, directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic, premieres on April 7, 2023. This big-screen version of the iconic Nintendo character stars Chris Pratt as the famous plumber, who arrives in the Mushroom Kingdom and meets Keegan-Michael Key’s Toad.
Evil Dead Rise
Evil Dead Rise, directed by Lee Cronin, is set to release on April 21, 2023. The fifth installment of the Evil Dead franchise focuses on two sisters whose reunion is interrupted by the discovery of a mysterious book that summons demons.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, directed by James Gunn, opens on May 5, 2023. With a winning cast and plenty of comedic hijinks, this follow-up to the 2021 effort The Suicide Squad is sure to be a hit. Will Poulter is set to play Adam Warlock, who was teased at the end of Vol. 2.
Fast X, directed by Justin Lin, opens on May 19, 2023. This is the first part of the 10th installment of the Fast and Furious franchise, with part two rumored to be the final in the series. Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez will return, along with the rest of the family.
The Little Mermaid
The Little Mermaid, directed by Rob Marshall, is set to release on May 26, 2023. This live-action remake of Disney’s classic features inspired casting and new songs co-written by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Halle Bailey stars as Ariel.
Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse
Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, directed by Joaquim Dos Santos, opens on June 2, 2023. This highly anticipated sequel to the Oscar-winning animated Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse features the voice of Issa Rae as Jessica Drew (aka Spider-Woman), and Jake Johnson’s Peter Parker may also make a return.
Transformers: Rise of the Beasts
Transformers: Rise of the Beasts, directed by Steven Caple Jr., opens on June 9, 2023. This movie, loosely based on the Beast Wars storyline, takes place in the mid-90s and sees a three-way battle between different factions of Transformers. Peter Cullen reprises his role as the voice of Optimus Prime.
The Flash, is directed by Andy Muschietti, going to release on June 23, 2023. This movie is set to explore the concept of multi-verses, with Ezra Miller returning as Barry Allen/The Flash.