Movies to look forward to in 2017


Taylor Jaeger, Spear Reporter

In the years to come, there are many new movies that will be coming out. I wanted to share a few that I’m excited for that you may or may not know about. Here we go.

(Warning: May contain Spoilers)

(Please note that some movie dates may change)

Kong: Skull Island (March 10, 2017)

This movies Stars Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, Toby Kebbell, Samuel L. Jackson, John Goodman, and more. In this movie, explorers encounter a gigantic ape and many other creatures as they land on an uncharted island in the Pacific Ocean. Here is a link to the movie trailer.

Live action Beauty and the Beast (March 17, 2017)

This movie stars Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Ian McKellen, Ewan McGregor, and many more.

This movie is a recreation of the 1991 animated film. It is a fairy tale that follows Belle as she takes her father Maurice’s place as a prisoner in a castle that is home to a beast. This movie has been highly anticipated by many people. Here is a link to the trailer.

Alien: Covenant (May 19, 2017)

This Movie stars Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Noomi Rapace, Danny McBride, Guy Pierce, and many more. In this film, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers a strange planet whose lone inhabitant is David, the synthetic survivor, who is the only survivor of the condemned Prometheus Expedition. Here is the trailer.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (May 26, 2017)

This movies stars Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Kaya Scodelario, Javier Bardem, Geoffrey Rush, and more. In this movie, Captain Jack Sparrow learns that a deadly crew of ghost pirates led by his old nemesis, Captain Salazar, escaped from the Devil’s Triangle and are trying to kill every pirate at sea, including himself. His only hope to live is if he finds the legendary trident of Poseidon, a powerful artifact that grants the holder complete control of the seas. Here is a link to the trailer.

Here are some Honorable mentions:

Logan (March 3, 2017, Trailer)

Guardians of The Galaxy Vol. 2 (May 5, 2017, Trailer)

Annabelle 2 (August 11, 2017, Trailer)

Wonder Women (June 2, 2017, Trailer)

The Mummy (June 9, 2017, Trailer)

Spider-man Homecoming (July 7, 2017, Trailer)

Insidious: Chapter 4 (October 20, 2017, No Trailer Yet)

Thor: Ragnarok (November 3, 2017, No Trailer Yet)

Justice League (November 17, 2017, Trailer)

Star Wars: Episode VIII (December 15, 2017, No Trailer Yet)