As the weather gets warmer and the days get longer, we start to look forward to summertime. And what’s summer without a few good movies?
Most Anticipated Movies of Summer 2022
Summer blockbuster season is always something to look forward to, and 2022 is shaping up to be no different. Here are some of the most highly anticipated movies hitting theaters this summer.
Thor: Love and Thunder (2022)
The God of Thunder is back, and this time he’s bringing the mighty Thor: Love and Thunder to the big screen. Chris Hemsworth returns as the titular character, with Natalie Portman reprising her role as Jane Foster. Taika Waititi, who directed the previous Thor film, Ragnarok, is also returning to helm this one. Thor: Love and Thunder is set to hit theaters on May 6, 2022.
The Fantastic Four (2022)
Marvel’s first family of superheroes is finally making their long-awaited return to the big screen. The Fantastic Four will be played by a star-studded cast, including Miles Teller as Reed Richards/Mr. Fantastic, Kate Mara as Sue Storm/The Invisible Woman, Michael B. Jordan as Johnny Storm/The Human Torch, and Jamie Bell as Ben Grimm/The Thing. The film is set to hit theaters on August 5, 2022.
Jurassic World: Dominion (2022)
The dinosaurs are back and this time they’re taking over the big screen in Jurassic World: Dominion. Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard return as Owen Grady and Claire Dearing, respectively. They are joined by a cast that includes new additions such as Mamoudou Athie and DeWanda Wise. Jurassic World: Dominion is set to hit theaters on June 10, 2022.
The Batman (2022)
Batman is back and he’s darker than ever in The Batman. Robert Pattinson takes on the role of the Caped Crusader, with Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle/Catwoman, Paul Dano as Edward Nygma/The Riddler, and Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner James Gordon. The film is set to hit theaters on June 25, 2022.
Top Gun: Maverick (2022)
Tom Cruise returns as Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in the long-awaited sequel to the 1986 classic Top Gun. Maverick will be joined by a cast that includes Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, and Glen Powell. Top Gun: Maverick is set to hit theaters on July 2, 2022.
Nope is a horror film about a group of friends who travel to a remote cabin for a vacation. They soon find themselves being terrorized by a demonic presence. Nope is set to hit theaters on August 12, 2022.
Bullet Train (2022)
Bullet Train is an action thriller about a group of assassins who find themselves on a bullet train from Los Angeles to San Francisco. They soon discover that they are not the only ones with deadly secrets. Bullet Train is set to hit theaters on October 21, 2022.
These are just a few of the anticipated movies of summer 2022. This summer is sure to be a big one at the box office!