2020 was supposed to be a great year for the movie lovers as some of the long-awaited movies were all set to be released this year. But things changed in no time. A cute little virus had put a lock on the movie theatres around the globe. I’m sure every cinephile is now eagerly waiting to see that ‘magical light’ falls on the big screen. Some of you might have even made a list of movies to watch once the theatres are opened. Let’s take a look at some of the most awaited upcoming Hollywood movies of 2020.
Upcoming Hollywood Movies of 2020
Release date: 17 July 2020
Director: Christopher Nolan
The Christopher Nolan directed ‘Tenet’ is a sci-fi spy action thriller with John David Washington as the protagonist. The movie is about an operative of the organization ‘TENET’ being tasked to prevent World War 3. The news about Nolan crashed a ‘real’ plane into a ‘real’ building for the originality of a scene had boosted the expectations about the quality of the movie. If everything goes well the movie will hit the theatres on 31st July 2020. Let’s wait & see what’s this man with a limitless imagination capacity is gonna give us this time.
2) WEST SIDE STORY
Release date: 18 December 2020
Director: Steven Spielberg
A Steven Spielberg movie. The director’s name is enough to wait for this one. This time Spielberg is coming with a romantic musical drama with Ansel Elgort & Rachel Zegler in the pivotal roles. The film is loosely based on Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet. West Side Story is scheduled to be released on December 18, 2020.
3) NO TIME TO DIE
Initial release: 11 November 2020
Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga
Daniel Craig is back with his 5th & final installation in the James Bond film series. No Time To Die directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga is the 27th James Bond movie. It will be released in November 2020.
4) BLACK WIDOW
Initial release: 24 April 2020
Director: Cate Shortland
Marvel fans cheer up! This year Marvel is coming with Black Widow with Scarlett Johansson reprising her role. Black Widow is the 24th film in Marvel Cinematic Universe and also the 1st in Phase 4 of MCU. At first, the film was scheduled to be released in May but due to the pandemic, they shifted it to November.
5) WONDER WOMAN 1984
Initial release: 12 August 2020
Director: Patty Jenkins
DC is also coming along with Marvel this year. Wonder Woman 1984 is the sequel to the 2017 film Wonder Woman, with Gal Gadot playing the titular character. It’s the 9th installment in the DC Extended Universe & is expected to be released on October 2nd, 2020.