After an eventful year, we are slowly looking to the future. In addition to the list of promising series, we have prepared a list of interesting shows that will soon be available on the big screen – there will be no shortage of high-level animation, continuation of hits from several years ago and very interesting, new stories.
The slate of new productions heading to cinemas in 2024 has been affected by the events that ended a few weeks ago – for several months, both screenwriters and actors associated with SAG-AFTRA have been struggling with increased staffing rates, the introduction of new regulations regarding their professions and the changing tasks in the face of… The increasingly dynamic use of artificial intelligence by production companies. When the arrangements were finally accepted, the film crew was able to return to the set. The coming year will be marked by great productions and even greater returns – some of us are certainly waiting for Todd Phillips' second film about the Joker, and some want to return to the universe created by Frank Herbert and immerse themselves in the journey of the young Atreides. What other notable products can we rely on? I invite you to read the rest of the text.
Joker: Folie à Deux
Release date: October 4, 2024
In 2019, Todd Phillips and Joaquin Phoenix charmed audiences and reviewers with an unusual and utterly brilliant version of the story of Batman's greatest adversary. This version of Arthur Fleck evoked different emotions, and we can expect some surprises in the sequel – especially since Lady Gaga will play Harley Quinn, and “Joker: Folie à Deux” will be a musical. After the great success of the first part, expectations are even higher, so let's hope the creators meet them.
Sand Dunes: Part Two
Release date: March 1, 2024
The second part of the adventures of Paul Atreides is one of the most famous scenes of the year – after the fall of his family, the young ruler will have to go on the warpath against the conspirators responsible for Atreides' defeat. At the same time, during his journey he will form alliances with the Shani and Fremen, and learn new cultures and customs. Knowing the tragic future that awaits the universe, Paul will have to choose between love and duty. The main roles will be played by Timothée Chalamet, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Josh Brolin, Florence Pugh, Lea Seydoux, Stellan Skarsgard and Javier Bardem.
Release date: July 26, 2024
Marvel has spoiled the Marvel Cinematic Universe's schedule for the coming months, meaning that in 2024 we can only count on the third part of the mad hero's adventures. Wade Wilson, played by Ryan Reynolds, will stand alongside Wolverine – and Hugh Jackman's return to the role was one of the biggest surprises of the project. However, the creators announce more moments, stories, references and shocking scenes that rely heavily on the atmosphere of the previous parts. This promises a lot of fun for fans of superhero cinema.
Furiosa: The Mad Max Saga
Release date: May 24, 2024
George Miller will soon treat post-apocalyptic Mad Max fans to another story – it's been several years since the premiere of “Mad Max: Fury Road,” and in the meantime we'll be receiving a prequel focusing on Furiosa and her fight to return. house. In a dystopian world, two tyrants are fighting for power – Dementus and Eternal Joe who don't want to share their influence. In all this, Furiosa goes through many trials and tries to return home.
Inside out 2
Release date: Summer 2024
“Inside Out,” which debuted in 2015, has grossed $858.8 million, making it one of Disney's highest-grossing animated films. The Mickey Mouse Corporation does not give up on this kind of opportunity – next year, Pixar will present the next part of the cartoon, which shows the fate of teenage Riley entering a new phase. “It's time to break something,” say the creatures entering the seat of joy, sadness, fear, disgust, and anger. In the latest production, we will follow the actions of the characters and how they deal with completely new emotions. This is a must-see not only for families with children.
Premiere: November 22, 2024
Are you waiting for another great story to come back? Well, you'll see;) Ridley Scott will fulfill one of his plans, and after more than 20 years, he will invite viewers to a film set in the harsh Roman world again. According to assumptions, the plot of the second show will take place 25 years after the death of Maximus, focusing on Lucius – the son of Lucilla and nephew of Commodus. Although we know we'll see stars like Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal, Djimon Hounsou, Paul Mescal, and Joseph Quinn on screen, the exact plot of the series is shrouded in mystery. The strikes of screenwriters and actors had a huge impact on the work on this show, which is why, despite the set premiere date, we can still hear about the delay of the new “Gladiator”.
Release date: April 26, 2024
Luca Guadagnino gained the appreciation of viewers with productions such as “Those Days, Those Nights”, “Insatiable” and “I Am Love” – His latest project was supposed to debut at the end of this year, but during the strike in… What is clear in Hollywood is that MGM will postpone the premiere. So what's the latest movie we'll see Zendaya in? The actress will play the role of Tashi Duncan, a talented tennis player who, due to injury, had to give up her sports career and began coaching her husband. When one of the athletes faces a professional crisis, he enters the Challenger tournament, where he faces Patrick – his old friend and Tashi's ex-boyfriend. These three will have to contend not only on the field, but also with their own desires and feelings…
Release date: June 7, 2024
The series “John Wick” has managed to gain viewers' appreciation, a good example of which is its numerous sequels, subsequent side projects and the box office result of the final part ($440 million). We'll kick off the summer with a spinoff with Ana de Armas, who plays a young assassin who wants the blood of those responsible for the deaths of her loved ones. The film will not include characters from the main series, and the participation of Shay Hatten, who already has two previous parts of “John Wick” in his portfolio, indicates that we will experience dynamic action scenes and bloody fight scenes.
Release date: March 29, 2024
Last year, we received the first announcement of a new project from director Bong Joon-ho, the award-winning author of Parasite. This time, the Korean produced a science fiction film based on the book “Mickey 7” by Edward Ashton. Mickey's title is a so-called “disposable staff” used by humans during an expedition to colonize the icy planet Niflheim – when his body dies, the hero is cloned again and one of his iterations embarks on an extremely dangerous mission, while retaining his memories. When his seventh copy disappeared, the colonists had already prepared another, but it turned out that Mickey 7 was alive after all – the character would not only have to hide, but also face the natives of a hostile planet who wanted to get rid of him. Of people. From the public. We will be starring Robert Pattinson in the lead role.
A Quiet Place: Day One
Release date: June 28, 2024
Paramount Pictures has a popular IP in its portfolio, A Quiet Place – and in addition to several horror sequels, there are more shows coming to market, including a spin-off that serves as a prequel to the story. The story takes place in New York and shows the heroine trying to cope in a world controlled by creatures sensitive to all kinds of sounds. The film stars Lupita Nyong'o, Joseph Quinn, Alex Wolff, and Denis O'Hare.
Mufasa: The Lion King
Premiere: December 20, 2024
Modern Disney animation evokes different emotions among audiences and is no longer as popular as the greatest hits. However, the studio still has something to draw from – next year's holiday season, we'll be returning to the world of The Lion King. In the film directed by Barry Jenkins (“Moonlight,” “Aftersun”), we will trace the youth of Simba’s father and the beginning of his conflict with his brother Scar, which led to the tragedy.
Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes
Release date: May 24, 2024
Did you miss a reminder of another famous brand? As you can see from today's list, there will be no shortage of projects referencing well-known IPs in the coming year. “Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes” by director Wes Ball (“Maze Runner” series, the upcoming adaptation of “The Legend of Zelda”) will be one of these films. Nearly 300 years after the events of War for the Planet of the Apes, we see how ape society has evolved and humans have almost become savages. A leader enslaves the later groups to find extremely important human technology – a certain young woman will prove to be of great importance.
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