These are all coming between now an summer of 2017! So we have a bit of a wait for many of them!
- The Good Dinosaur
This first release is a Pixar film releasing this year. What would happen if the dinosaurs never went extinct? This movie gives a humorous, heart-warming story suggesting just that.
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens
The highly anticipated sequel to one of the biggest movie franchises of all time. Let’s hope it lives up to the hype better than The Phantom Menace did.
- The Finest Hours
Chris Pine stars in this action drama along the lines of The Perfect Storm. We follow a rescue operation to get the crew of a sinking ship to safety.
In a city made up of animals, one rabbit struggles to prove herself as the first bunny on a police force full of big tough aggressive fauna. This is the next entry in the official Disney canon.
- The Jungle Book
This live-action remake features Bill Murray, Ben Kingsly, Scarlett Johansson and Christopher Walken in the story of bringing Mowgli to safety and out of the clutches of Shere Khan. This is the second live-action remake of this title since the cartoon version in 1967.
- Alice Through the Looking Glass
This follow-up to Tim Burton’s live-action Alice in Wonderland from 2010 continues the adventures of Alice. Most of the cast from the first movie are returning for the sequel.
- Captain America: Civil War
Captain America 3 promises to bring a new dimension to the Marvel universe as the heroes fight amongst themselves. This will set up the future of the Avengers franchise.
- Finding Dory
The sequel to the immensely popular Finding Nemo. When Dory gets some of her memories back, she goes on a hunt to find her family.
- The BFG
Based on the book by Roald Dahl, this Steven Spielberg movie follows Sophie and the Big Friendly Giant as they set out to stop the other giants from eating humans.
- Pete’s Dragon
A remake of the 70s classic about a boy and his best friend, a dragon that no one else can see. Read more here.
- Doctor Strange
Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Doctor Strange in this new branch of the Marvel cinematic family tree.
Taken from stories in Polynesian mythology, Princess Moana sets off on an adventure to save her people. The Rock joins the cast as demi-god Maui.
- Rouge One: A Star Wars Story
A stand-alone movie set in the Star Wars universe about the squadron whose mission it is to steal the Death Star plans.
- Beauty and the Beast
Emma Watson leads an all-star cast in this live-action remake of the Disney animated classic. The newest entry in the Disney remake series.
- Star Wars: Episode 8
Part 2 of the Disney Star Wars trilogy. Very little is known about this project as it’s still in its early stages. But it will definitely be coming.
- Guardians of the Galaxy 2
The success of the first Guardians of the Galaxy all but guaranteed it a sequel. Several plot points of the story were also left hanging that we need answers to!
- Toy Story 4
The toys are back again. This time they’re on the hunt for Bo Peep. She was absent from Toy Story 3 and Woody has been missing the love of his life.
- Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Finally, the 5th entry in the Pirates series brings back Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow. This time he’s looking for the Trident of Poseidon before a band of ghost pirates comes to kill him.
So, a lot of sequels and remakes in Disney’s future. Not too many original stories. But, those sequels and remakes look pretty exiting! Which one are you most excited for? Comment me!