Lights, camera, action! The biggest of action movies ever are ready to return with their sequels. These larger than life movies are a celebration of the best of world cinema that keeps millions of people entertained. The action-packed sequences in their predecessors have kept us glued to the screens and these sequels are going to be even bigger and better.
They are expected to turn out massive hits and churn a lot of money at the box office. Each of them has huge potential and is expected to surpass the collections of their forerunners. Here are our top 12 picks:
1. Deadpool 2 (2018)
Deadpool 2 comes with a lot of expectations because Deadpool was a monster hit in 2016. The movie was a story of how mercenary Wade Wilson went through experimental treatments to cure his cancer and got healed with his incredible abilities. Deadpool director Tim Miller was unofficially on board when the sequel was announced. However, he has departed from the project. Now we are excited to see how the new director helms the movie.
2. X-Men: Dark Phoenix (2018)
X-Men: Dark Phoenix is a continuation of the X-Men:First Class timeline. In the sequel, Jean Grey begins to develop incredible powers that corrupt her. She gets transformed into a dark phoenix. The story is set 10 years after the events that occurred in X-Men: Apocalypse. This time it is going to be interesting because her team has to decide whether the life of a team mate is worth more than millions of innocent people or not.
3. Avatar 2 (2020)
One of the most anticipated sequels is that of Avatar. Avatar released in December 2009 is a story based in the lush alien world of Pandora where life is primitive but is highly evolved. The story takes a turn when a paralyzed former Marine becomes mobile again through one Avatar and falls in love with a Na’vi woman. As his bond with her grows, he is drawn into a battle for the survival of the world. The sequel to this sci-fi which is expected to release in 2020 is going to be directed, produced, written and co-edited by James Cameron.
4. Mission Impossible 6 (2018)
The upcoming American action spy film, Mission: Impossible 6 is the sixth installment of the Mission Impossible film series. It stars Tom Cruise, Rebecca Ferguson, Ving Rhames, Simon Pegg, Michelle Monaghan who will be reprising their previous characters with some new additions. An interesting fact about the movie is that it is going to be the first ever film of the series that will be released in 3D and we just can’t wait for that.
5. Wonder Woman 2 (2019)
Wonder Woman is one of the biggest hits that released this year. Expected to release in 2019, Wonder Woman 2 is a sequel that we are looking out for as Patty Jenkins returns with Gal Gadot. Wonder Woman is the story of Diana, princess of the Amazons who meets an American pilot (Chris Pine) and gets to know about the massive conflict that’s raging in the outside world. She discovers her true powers and ends all wars. We can’t wait to see what is coming up in Wonder Woman 2.
6. Suicide Squad 2 (2019)
Released in 2016, Suicide Squad is an American superhero film based on the DC comics antihero team of the same name. The movie which is written and directed by David Ayer features Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Jai Courtney among others. The story talks about a secret government agency led by Amanda Waller that recruits imprisoned super villains to execute dangerous missions and save the world. We look forward to this intriguing squad that returns in 2019.
7. Inhumans (2019)
Inhumans is one of the biggest projects of Marvel Studios. It is the story of an isolated community of superhumans who are fighting to protect themselves. These characters are genetically altered race of superhumans who struggle to protect their history and culture from the outside world. We are super excited to see how this race of inhumans is going to take on this challenge.