With such worldwide smashes as BEAUTY AND THE BEAST and STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI, the Walt Disney Company easily dominated the movie industry worldwide and look set to repeat that feat this year. In addition to its own celebrated animated and live action films, Disney also owns and distributes the output of Lucasfilm, Marvel, and Pixar. All of these different branches of the company have come through with another great line-up of movies for 2018. Here’s a peek!
Feb. 16th: BLACK PANTHER (Marvel)
Rising star Chadwick Boseman plays the legendary comic book hero, getting his own vehicle after a memorable appearance in CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR.
March 9: A WRINKLE IN TIME
Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon star in this lush adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s 1963 novel.
May 4: AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR
The greatest superhero team in the universe reassembles to take on the all-powerful Thanos, played by Josh Brolin. This entry also features none other than the Guardians of the Galaxy.
May 25: SOLO: A STAR WARS
The next STAR WARS spinoff depicts the early days of everyone’s favorite intergalactic rogue, played here by Alden Ehrenreich.
June 15: INCREDIBLES 2
Long-requested, this follow-up to the mammothly popular Pixar feature finally arrives this year.
July 6: ANT-MAN AND THE WASP
Evangeline Lilly teams up with Paul Rudd for this follow-up to the 2015 Marvel hit.
Nov. 2: MULAN
Following the huge success of the live-action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, another beloved Disney animated featured is reinvisioned, with Liu Yifei as the resourceful Chinese heroine.
Nov. 21: RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET: WRECK-IT RALPH 2
John C. Reilly and Sarah Silverman are back for this follow-up to the 2012 animated hit.
See you at the multiplex! In the meantime, here is the action-packed trailer for AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR.