2017 Movie Releases You Don’t Want to Miss Out On!

January 15, 2017

2017 Movies

The breadth and depth of movies today is uncharted. Looking beyond the blockbusters is a full suite of quality titles not to be missed.

Think 2015 is a hard year to beat in terms of quality movies? Take a look at 2017’s roster, and tell us if you still think the same.

In fact, with the number of movie titles scheduled for release over 2017, moviegoers and advertisers will need some help keeping track of all the release dates.

We’ve put together a concise list of blockbusters and quality titles scheduled for release in 2017.

January

Resident Evil

 

2017 starts out with a bang – where fans of xXx and Resident Evil franchises can look forward to new installments in the month of January.

  1. Live by Night – January 12
  2. Ok Jaanu (Hindi) – January 12
  3. A Monster Calls – January 12
  4. Patriots Day – January 12
  5. xXx: The Return of Xander Cage – January 19
  6. Who’s Your Daddy? – January 26
  7. Resident Evil: The Final Chapter – January 26
  8. Monster Trucks – January 26
  9. Raees (Hindi) – January 26
  10. Kaabil (Hindi) – January 26

 

February

The Lego Batman Movie

 

The action heats up in February, with John Wick: Chapter 2¬†and the first big-screen adaptation of Stephen King’s Dark Tower series – The Lego Batman Movie. Comedy fans should also schedule a trip to the cinema for Fist Fight, starring Ice Cube and Charlie Day.

  1. Split – February 2
  2. Collide – February 2
  3. Jackie – February 2
  4. The Lego Batman Movie – February 9
  5. Jolly LLB 2 (Hindi) – February 9
  6. The Great Wall – February 16
  7. Fist Fight – February 16
  8. John Wick: Chapter 2 – February 16
  9. Hidden Figures – February 23
  10. Rangoon (Hindi) – February 23
  11. Rock Dog – February 23

 

March

Power Rangers

 

In March, look forward to a busy month of awesome films – including a new entry in the Wolverine series and Kong: Skull Island, and a live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast.

  1. Logan – March 2
  2. Kong: Skull Island – March 9
  3. Boss Baby – March 9
  4. Badrinath Ki Dulhania (Hindi) – March 9
  5. Beauty and the Beast – March 16
  6. King Arthur: Legend of the Sword – March 23
  7. Power Rangers – March 23
  8. Smurfs: The Lost Village – March 30
  9. Ghost in the Shell – March 30
  10. Phillauri (Hindi) – March 30

 

April

F8

 

Fans of fast cars and action will hit the theatres to see the newest entry in the Fast and Furious franchise, Fast 8, while Bollywood fans can finally watch the partnering of Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif in Jagga Jasoos.

  1. Going in Style – April 6
  2. Before I Fall – April 6
  3. Jagga Jasoos (Hindi) – April 6
  4. Noor (Hindi) – April 6
  5. Fast 8 – April 13
  6. Security – April 27
  7. The Circle – April 27

 

May

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

 

Start out your May with a trip to see the new Guardians of the Galaxy sequel. Then then take the family out to watch The Nut Job 2 and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – May 4

  1. Baadshaho (Hindi) – May 11
  2. Annabelle 2 – May 18
  3. Baywatch – May 18
  4. The Nut Job 2 – May 18
  5. Life – May 25
  6. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales – May 25

 

June

Wonder Woman

 

Come June, the summer blockbuster schedule opens up in earnest with the long-awaited Wonder Woman to start off the month. Fans of action will be granted their monthly quota of explosions, battles, and chase scenes with World War Z 2, Kingsman: The Golden Circle and Transformers: The Last Knight, and for the kids, there’s Cars 3 and Despicable Me 3.

  1. Wonder Woman – June 1
  2. The Mummy – June 8
  3. World War Z 2 – June 8
  4. Kingsman: The Golden Circle – June 15
  5. Cars 3 – June 15
  6. Transformers: The Last Knight – June 22
  7. Tubelight (Hindi)- June 22
  8. Despicable Me 3 – June 29

 

July

Spiderman

July continues the summer blockbuster rampage: there’s a new Spider-Man film early in the month, followed by War for the Planet of the Apes and even Dwayne Johnson’s Jumanji reboot.

  1. Spider-Man: Homecoming – July 6
  2. Barbie – July 13
  3. War for the Planet of the Apes – July 13
  4. Dunkirk – July 20
  5. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets – July 20
  6. Jumanji – July 27
  7. Mubarakan (Hindi) – July 27

 

August

Alien Covenant

 

Ridley Scott returns with the newest piece of the Alien universe when Alien: Covenant arrives in theaters in August. Moviegoers can also get super-excited for the Flatliners sequel/reboot, which will feature Kiefer Sutherland and Ellen Page.

  1. Alien: Covenant – August 3
  2. Blazing Samurai – August 3
  3. CHiPs – August 10
  4. Emoji Movie: Express Yourself – August 10
  5. The Ring (Hindi) – August 10
  6. Flatliners – August 17
  7. The Hitman’s Bodyguard – August 17
  8. Crack (Hindi) – August 17
  9. Villa Capri – August 24

 

September

IT

 

September marks the start of scary movie season, and this year is sure to not disappoint with a highly anticipated remake of Stephen King’s psychopathic clown story IT. For kids, animated series Ninjago gets its own big-screen adventure.

  1. IT – September 7
  2. The Expendables 4 – September 7
  3. Granite Mountain – September 14
  4. The Lego Ninjago Movie – September 21
  5. The Equalizer 2 – September 28
  6. Judwaa 2 (Hindi) – September 28

 

October

Blade Runner

 

October promises to be a month of horrifying and horrifically good movies, starting with a Blade Runner sequel and followed by Insidious: Chapter 4 and Saw: Legacy. If horror isn’t your thing, you can always get a dose of sunshine and happiness with My Little Pony: The Movie.

  1. Blade Runner 2049 – October 5
  2. My Little Pony: The Movie – October 5
  3. Friday the 13th – October 12
  4. The Snowman – October 12
  5. Geostorm – October 19
  6. The Mountain Between Us – October 19
  7. Insidious: Chapter 4 – October 19
  8. Aankhen 2 (Hindi) – October 19
  9. Golmaal Again (Hindi) – October 19
  10. Saw: Legacy – October 26

 

November

Justice League

 

It may be getting cold around Dubai around this time of the year, but cinemas will heat up in November when Thor: Ragnarok arrives, followed by Justice League and Murder on the Orient Express. On a slightly lesser exciting note – but no doubt better for the kids, is Coco.

  1. Thor: Ragnarok – November 2
  2. The Star – November 9
  3. Red Sparrow – November 9
  4. Justice League – November 16
  5. Padmavati (Hindi) – November 16
  6. Murder on the Orient Express – November 23
  7. Coco – November 23

 

December

Star Wars

 

December’s schedule looks thin at the moment, but rest assured, it’ll fill up for the holiday season (as we get closer). At this stage, one thing we do know for sure is the next installment in the new Star Wars trilogy.

  1. Star Wars: Episode VIII – December 14
  2. The Story of Ferdinand – December 21
  3. The Six Billion Dollar Man – December 21
  4. Pitch Perfect 3 – December 21
  5. Tiger Zinda Hai (Hindi) – December 21
  6. The Greatest Showman on Earth – December 28

 

Please note: Some of the release dates may be subject to change, but keep checking our website, for we’ll be sure to update you with the most up-to-date information.

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Source: MVM Movie Release Schedule, Looper