Hollywood blockbusters are a staple of the entertainment industry, and fans of all genres eagerly anticipate their release year after year. With 2021 rapidly winding down, it’s time to look ahead to what 2022 has in store for moviegoers. Here are some of the biggest and most anticipated blockbusters set to debut next year.
1. Avatar 2
James Cameron’s “Avatar” made history in 2009 when it became the highest-grossing film of all time. The sequel, “Avatar 2,” has been in development for years, and fans are eagerly anticipating its release in December 2022. The film promises to take viewers back to the lush and stunning world of Pandora, with the introduction of new characters and breathtaking visuals.
2. Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
After the passing of Chadwick Boseman, the beloved actor who portrayed T’Challa, the Black Panther franchise has been in flux. However, Marvel Studios has confirmed that “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” will hit theaters in November 2022. The film is said to honor Boseman’s memory while continuing the story of the beloved Wakandan superhero.
3. The Batman
Matt Reeves’ “The Batman” has been generating buzz since it was announced. Robert Pattinson takes on the role of the Caped Crusader, with Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman and Colin Farrell as the Penguin. The film promises to be darker and grittier than previous Batman movies, and fans can’t wait to see the results when it hits theaters in March 2022.
4. The Flash
DC Comics’ The Flash is getting his own standalone film next year, with Ezra Miller reprising his role from past DC films. The movie will introduce audiences to the concept of the multiverse, where alternate versions of well-known characters exist in their own universes. “The Flash” is set to hit theaters in November 2022.
5. Jurassic World: Dominion
The “Jurassic Park” franchise has been a staple of the blockbuster world since 1993. “Jurassic World: Dominion” is the latest installment, and promises to feature the return of iconic characters like Dr. Alan Grant, Dr. Ellie Sattler, and Dr. Ian Malcolm. The film is set to be released in June 2022 and will bring back the excitement and wonder of the franchise to the big screen.
These are just a few of the most anticipated blockbuster films of 2022. With new entries in beloved franchises and long-awaited sequels, there’s something for everyone to look forward to next year. It’s sure to be a thrilling year for moviegoers and fans the world over.