2015's Most Anticipated Films

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1. Into the Woods (2014)

PG | 125 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

69 Metascore

A witch tasks a childless baker and his wife with procuring magical items from classic fairy tales to reverse the curse put on their family tree.

Director: Rob Marshall | Stars: Anna Kendrick, Meryl Streep, Chris Pine, Emily Blunt

Votes: 126,012 | Gross: $128.00M

2. Tomorrowland (2015)

PG | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Family

60 Metascore

Bound by a shared destiny, a teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor embark on a mission to unearth the secrets of a place somewhere in time and space that exists in their collective memory.

Director: Brad Bird | Stars: George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Hugh Laurie, Raffey Cassidy

Votes: 164,433 | Gross: $93.44M

3. Welcome to Me (2014)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Drama

69 Metascore

When Alice Klieg wins the Mega-Millions lottery, she immediately quits her psychiatric meds and buys her own talk show.

Director: Shira Piven | Stars: Kristen Wiig, James Marsden, Linda Cardellini, Wes Bentley

Votes: 17,513 | Gross: $0.61M

4. Spectre (I) (2015)

PG-13 | 148 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

60 Metascore

A cryptic message from James Bond's past sends him on a trail to uncover the exsistence of a sinister organisation named SPECTRE. With a new threat dawning, Bond learns the terrible truth about the author of all his pain in his most recent missions.

Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux, Ralph Fiennes

Votes: 360,728 | Gross: $200.07M

5. Sisters (III) (2015)

R | 118 min | Comedy

58 Metascore

Two sisters decide to throw one last house party before their parents sell their family home.

Director: Jason Moore | Stars: Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Maya Rudolph, Ike Barinholtz

Votes: 60,207 | Gross: $87.04M

6. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)

PG-13 | 137 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

65 Metascore

Katniss and a team of rebels from District 13 prepare for the final battle that will decide the fate of Panem.

Director: Francis Lawrence | Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson

Votes: 261,942 | Gross: $281.72M

7. Aloha (I) (2015)

PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

40 Metascore

A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watch-dog assigned to him.

Director: Cameron Crowe | Stars: Bradley Cooper, Rachel McAdams, Emma Stone, Alec Baldwin

Votes: 57,169 | Gross: $20.99M

8. Focus (II) (2015)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

56 Metascore

In the midst of veteran con man Nicky's latest scheme, a woman from his past - now an accomplished femme fatale - shows up and throws his plans for a loop.

Directors: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa | Stars: Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Rodrigo Santoro, Adrian Martinez

Votes: 198,278 | Gross: $53.86M

9. Nina (I) (2016)

Not Rated | 90 min | Biography, Drama, Music

27 Metascore

The story of the late jazz musician and classical pianist Nina Simone including her rise to fame and relationship with her manager Clifton Henderson.

Director: Cynthia Mort | Stars: Zoe Saldana, David Oyelowo, Kevin Mambo, Ronald Guttman

Votes: 2,320

10. In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

PG-13 | 122 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

47 Metascore

A recounting of a New England whaling ship's sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick.

Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson, Ben Whishaw

Votes: 111,858 | Gross: $25.02M

11. 4 Storms & 2 Babies

Drama | Announced

A sexual drama centered on a woman who gets pregnant following a ménage à trois. The search for love and the search for sex become intertwined in an emotional triangle with two fathers.

Director: Peter Greenaway

12. Payne & Redemption (2020)

120 min | Action, Crime, Drama | Filming

The story revolves around a guilt riddent NYC detective turned DEA agent. When his family gets murdered by henchmen of drug dealer cum mafia don.

Director: Fergle Gibson | Stars: Nigel Billing, Kylie Cushman, John Mangan, James McCaffrey

13. The Grace That Keeps This World

Drama | Announced

A family's hunting trip hits an unexpected snag.

14. Song to Song (I) (2017)

R | 129 min | Drama, Music, Romance

54 Metascore

Two intersecting love triangles. Obsession and betrayal set against the music scene in Austin, Texas.

Director: Terrence Malick | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Rooney Mara, Michael Fassbender, Natalie Portman

Votes: 16,436 | Gross: $0.44M

15. The Intern (I) (2015)

PG-13 | 121 min | Comedy, Drama

51 Metascore

Seventy-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.

Director: Nancy Meyers | Stars: Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, Rene Russo, Anders Holm

Votes: 198,157 | Gross: $75.76M

16. Bride of Frankenstein

Horror | Announced

Plot unknown. Described as the second film in Universal's "Dark Universe" franchise.

Star: Javier Bardem

17. Splinter Cell

Action, Adventure, Crime | Announced

Follows the missions of a special operative spy.

Director: Doug Liman | Star: Tom Hardy

18. Pan (2015)

PG | 111 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

36 Metascore

Twelve-year-old orphan Peter is spirited away to the magical world of Neverland, where he finds both fun and danger, and ultimately discovers his destiny -- to become the hero who will be for ever known as Peter Pan.

Director: Joe Wright | Stars: Levi Miller, Hugh Jackman, Garrett Hedlund, Rooney Mara

Votes: 57,034 | Gross: $35.09M

19. Alma (I)

Animation, Fantasy, Horror | Announced

Alma is a little girl whose attention is caught by a toy store with a big collection of dolls, including a doll that looks exactly like her. Alma decides to enter, but she doesn't know what the mysterious intentions of the shop are.

Director: Rodrigo Blaas

20. Rules Don't Apply (2016)

PG-13 | 127 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

60 Metascore

The unconventional love story of an aspiring actress, her ambitious driver, and their eccentric boss, the legendary billionaire Howard Hughes.

Director: Warren Beatty | Stars: Lily Collins, Haley Bennett, Taissa Farmiga, Steve Tom

Votes: 8,305 | Gross: $3.65M

21. Triple 9 (2016)

R | 115 min | Crime, Thriller

52 Metascore

A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.

Director: John Hillcoat | Stars: Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie, Aaron Paul

Votes: 61,881 | Gross: $12.63M

22. Spinning Gold

Biography, Drama, Music | Post-production

A biopic of 1970s record producer Neil Bogart, co-founder of Casablanca Records.

Director: Timothy Scott Bogart | Stars: Sebastian Maniscalco, Michelle Monaghan, Samuel L. Jackson, Jason Isaacs

24. Dark Places (2015)

R | 113 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

39 Metascore

Libby Day was only eight years old when her family was brutally murdered in their rural Kansas farmhouse. Almost thirty years later, she reluctantly agrees to revisit the crime and uncovers the wrenching truths that led up to that tragic night.

Director: Gilles Paquet-Brenner | Stars: Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Christina Hendricks, Chloë Grace Moretz

Votes: 39,293

25. Cinderella (I) (2015)

PG | 105 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

67 Metascore

When her father unexpectedly dies, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her scheming stepsisters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger.

Director: Kenneth Branagh | Stars: Lily James, Cate Blanchett, Richard Madden, Helena Bonham Carter

Votes: 148,423 | Gross: $201.15M

26. The 33 (2015)

PG-13 | 127 min | Biography, Drama, History

55 Metascore

Based on the real-life event, when a gold and copper mine collapses, it traps 33 miners underground for 69 days.

Director: Patricia Riggen | Stars: Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro, Juliette Binoche, James Brolin

Votes: 33,203 | Gross: $12.19M

27. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016)

PG-13 | 108 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

45 Metascore

Five sisters in 19th century England must cope with the pressures to marry while protecting themselves from a growing population of zombies.

Director: Burr Steers | Stars: Lily James, Sam Riley, Jack Huston, Bella Heathcote

Votes: 47,854 | Gross: $10.91M

28. Nasty Baby (2015)

R | 101 min | Drama

64 Metascore

A close-knit trio navigates the idea of creating life, while at the same time being confronted with a brutal scenario.

Director: Sebastián Silva | Stars: Sebastián Silva, Tunde Adebimpe, Kristen Wiig, Reg E. Cathey

Votes: 2,132 | Gross: $0.08M

30. The Peanuts Movie (2015)

G | 88 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

67 Metascore

Snoopy embarks upon his greatest mission as he and his team take to the skies to pursue their archnemesis, while his best pal Charlie Brown begins his own epic quest back home to win the love of his life.

Director: Steve Martino | Stars: Noah Schnapp, Bill Melendez, Hadley Belle Miller, Francesca Capaldi

Votes: 40,016 | Gross: $130.18M

31. Gravity (I)

Sci-Fi, Thriller | Announced

A father looks for his missing child as the planet begins to lose its gravitational forces.

32. Boyhood (I) (2014)

R | 165 min | Drama

100 Metascore

The life of Mason, from early childhood to his arrival at college.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Elijah Smith

Votes: 321,153 | Gross: $25.38M

33. Arrested Development

Comedy | Announced

Feature film based on the popular TV series, "Arrested Development."

Star: Kevin Crowley

34. Neon Genesis Evangelion

Animation, Action, Fantasy | Post-production

Tokyo is under attack by powerful creatures known as the Angels as Shinji Ikari is chosen to pilot the Humanoid Decisive Weapon Evangelion in order to save humanity in the fight against them.

35. Important Artifacts and Personal Property from the Collection of Lenore Doolan and Harold Morris, Including Books, Street Fashion, and Jewelry

Comedy, Romance | Announced

The four-year relationship of two New Yorkers are chronicled by items sold at an estate auction. Based on Leanne Shapton's book "Important Artifacts and Personal Property from the ... See full summary »

36. Booksmart (2019)

R | 102 min | Comedy

84 Metascore

On the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends realize they should have worked less and played more. Determined not to fall short of their peers, the girls try to cram four years of fun into one night.

Director: Olivia Wilde | Stars: Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein, Jessica Williams, Jason Sudeikis

Votes: 50,039 | Gross: $22.68M

37. Victor Frankenstein (2015)

PG-13 | 110 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

36 Metascore

Told from Igor's perspective, we see the troubled young assistant's dark origins, his redemptive friendship with the young medical student Viktor Von Frankenstein, and become eyewitnesses to the emergence of how Frankenstein became the man - and the legend - we know today.

Director: Paul McGuigan | Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, James McAvoy, Jessica Brown Findlay, Andrew Scott

Votes: 48,978 | Gross: $5.78M

38. Battle Royale

Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller | Announced

A group of teens face off against each other in a futuristic survival game held on a remote island. Based on the 2000 Japanese film "Battle Royal".

39. I, Robot 2

Sci-Fi | Announced

The plot is unknown.

40. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Silver Chair

Adventure, Fantasy | Announced

Jill Pole, Eustace Scrubb, and Puddleglum the Marsh-wiggle set off on a journey to the land north of Narnia in order to rescue King Caspian's missing son, Rilian.

Director: Joe Johnston

41. Untitled Space Adventure Project

Adventure, Sci-Fi | Announced

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42. Avatar 2 (2021)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy | Filming

A sequel to Avatar (2009).

Director: James Cameron | Stars: Zoe Saldana, Kate Winslet, Vin Diesel, Sam Worthington

43. Divergent (2014)

PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

48 Metascore

In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late.

Director: Neil Burger | Stars: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Kate Winslet, Jai Courtney

Votes: 406,581 | Gross: $150.95M

44. Trolls (2016)

PG | 92 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

56 Metascore

After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends.

Directors: Mike Mitchell, Walt Dohrn | Stars: Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel, Christopher Mintz-Plasse

Votes: 65,143 | Gross: $153.71M

45. The Rosenthal Suite

Comedy | Pre-production

An unlikable, selfish guy hires someone to pose as his best friend in order to win a bet.

46. Magic Kingdom

Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi | Announced

Attractions at a theme park magically come to life.

Director: Jon Favreau

47. Little Shop of Horrors

Comedy, Horror, Musical | Announced

An exotic plant in a downtown flower shop convinces the storekeeper's meek apprentice to resort to gruesome measures to keep it alive and make it grow.

Director: Greg Berlanti

48. Sinatra

Biography, Drama, Music | Announced

The life story of legendary singer and actor, Frank Sinatra.

49. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

PG-13 | 144 min | Adventure, Fantasy

59 Metascore

Bilbo and company are forced to engage in a war against an array of combatants and keep the Lonely Mountain from falling into the hands of a rising darkness.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Cate Blanchett

Votes: 448,451 | Gross: $255.12M

50. Get Happy: The Life of Judy Garland

Biography, Drama | Announced

A look at the life and troubled times of singer/actress Judy Garland.

Star: Chiara Iezzi

51. The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt

Adventure, Biography, Drama | Announced

A look at the formative years of the 26th President of the United States, from his transformation from a privileged New York politician to commander of the Rough Riders during the Spanish-American War.

52. Why Not Choose Love: A Mary Pickford Manifesto

Biography, Drama | Post-production

An unconventional biopic based on the life Mary Pickford. She was the first America's Sweetheart, CoFounder of United Artists, and the only businesswoman in Hollywood. She is "The Girl with the Curls" before audiences know her name.

Director: Jennifer DeLia | Stars: Cary Elwes, Balthazar Getty, Summer Phoenix, Luke Arnold

53. Electric Slide (2014)

R | 95 min | Action, Biography, Crime

37 Metascore

A chronicle of the life of furniture salesman turned bank robber Eddie Dodson.

Director: Tristan Patterson | Stars: Vinessa Shaw, Chloë Sevigny, Patricia Arquette, Constance Wu

Votes: 725

54. Marfa Girl (2012)

Unrated | 105 min | Drama

37 Metascore

A story centered on a directionless 16-year-old living in Marfa, Texas and his relationships with his girlfriend, his neighbor, his teacher, a newly arrived local artist, and a local Border Patrol officer.

Director: Larry Clark | Stars: Adam Mediano, Drake Burnette, Jeremy St. James, Mary Farley

Votes: 1,288

55. The Smell of Us (2014)

92 min | Drama

A story centered around a group of self-destructive skateboarders in Paris.

Director: Larry Clark | Stars: Lukas Ionesco, Diane Rouxel, Théo Cholbi, Hugo Behar-Thinières

Votes: 1,266

56. El Santo

Drama | Announced

On a sunny day in an affluent suburb of central Mexico, a teenager mysteriously appears in the middle of a residential street. He's mute and dirty, wearing only a pair of briefs. Dangling ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Clark

57. Two Night Stand (2014)

R | 86 min | Comedy, Romance

45 Metascore

A snowstorm forces two people who made an online connection to unwillingly extend their one-night stand as the blizzard goes through the night.

Director: Max Nichols | Stars: Miles Teller, Analeigh Tipton, Jessica Szohr, Kid Cudi

Votes: 61,984 | Gross: $0.02M

58. Little White Corvette

Action, Comedy | Announced

A nerd and his wild older sister look to sell $1 million of cocaine they find in their deceased father's sports car.

59. A Steady Rain (I)

Drama | Announced

Two Chicago cops -- lifelong friends and associates -- find their bond tested by a domestic incident in one of the city's neighborhoods.

60. Magic Mike XXL (2015)

R | 115 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

60 Metascore

Three years after Mike bowed out of the stripper life at the top of his game, he and the remaining Kings of Tampa hit the road to Myrtle Beach to put on one last blow-out performance.

Director: Gregory Jacobs | Stars: Channing Tatum, Joe Manganiello, Matt Bomer, Adam Rodriguez

Votes: 49,468 | Gross: $66.01M

61. Untitled Evel Knievel Project

Biography, Drama | Announced

The life story of motorcycle dare devil, Evel Knievel, who rose to fame during the 1970s. Based on Stuart Barker's book 'Life of Evel'.

62. What's Left of Us

Drama | Announced

A heroin addict struggles through a week in detox.

Director: Eddie O'Flaherty

63. Blood Brothers (I)

Thriller | Announced

The plot is unknown, aside from the fact that it is a Russia-set thriller.

Director: Sergei Bodrov

64. Cleo (I)

Drama, Musical, Romance | Announced

A 1920s-set, song-and-dance retelling of the story of Cleopatra, Antony, and Caesar.

65. The Great Antonio

Comedy | Announced

A conquistador finds himself an extra on the 21st Century film set of his own biopic.

66. Summer Crossing

Drama | Announced

In the summer of 1945, the young daughter of a wealthy Protestant New York family falls for a Jewish parking attendant.

Director: Scarlett Johansson

67. Undercover Cop

Action, Comedy, Crime | Announced

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68. No Time to Die (2020)

Action, Adventure, Thriller | Post-production

Bond has left active service. His peace is short-lived when his old friend Felix Leiter from the CIA turns up asking for help, leading Bond onto the trail of a mysterious villain armed with dangerous new technology.

Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga | Stars: Ana de Armas, Léa Seydoux, Daniel Craig, Lashana Lynch

69. Unbound Captives

Drama, Western | Announced

A widowed woman is rescued by a frontiersman and the two search for her kidnapped children.

Director: Madeleine Stowe

70. One Hit Wonders (TV Movie)

Comedy, Drama, Musical | Announced

Three fallen pop stars from the '90s form a super group to re-ignite their careers.

Director: Ryan Murphy

71. Beyoncé: Life Is But a Dream (2013 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 88 min | Documentary, Music

A look at the life and music of singer Beyonce Knowles.

Directors: Beyoncé, Ed Burke, Ilan Y. Benatar | Stars: Beyoncé, Ilan Y. Benatar, Ebony Knowles, Solange

Votes: 1,958

72. Falling Slowly

Drama | Announced

A young couple's marriage unravels as they attempt to cope with the possibility that a supernatural presence exists in their new apartment.

Director: Chris Sparling

73. Black and White

Action, Comedy | Announced

Set in the late 1940s jazz scene, a black cop is paired with a white officer for the first time in history to bust a marijuana ring.

Director: Nicholas Stoller

74. The B Team (I)

Action, Comedy | Announced

A kidnapped secret agent's hope for rescue lays in the hands of his tech support team and researchers.

75. Jamaica (I)

Comedy | Announced

A teenager travels to the Caribbean with his grandmother.

Director: Jonathan Levine

76. Megalomania

Animation | Announced

A visionary journey into a punk-rock future where three rebellious teenagers rise up against their government and discover that ruling the world is not as easy as it seems, based on a universe created by Michel Gondry's son Paul.

Directors: Michel Gondry, Paul Gondry

77. Sausage Party (2016)

R | 89 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

66 Metascore

A sausage strives to discover the truth about his existence.

Directors: Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon | Stars: Seth Rogen, Kristen Wiig, Jonah Hill, Alistair Abell

Votes: 164,142 | Gross: $97.69M

78. Sex Tape (2014)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Romance

36 Metascore

A married couple wake up to discover that the sex tape they made the evening before has gone missing, leading to a frantic search for its whereabouts.

Director: Jake Kasdan | Stars: Jason Segel, Cameron Diaz, Rob Corddry, Ellie Kemper

Votes: 102,617 | Gross: $38.54M

79. Zero (V) (2015)

29 min | Short, Drama, Sci-Fi

A boy and his father are emotionally and physically separated on the day earth intermittently loses gravity.

Director: David Victori | Stars: Ryan Eggold, Felix Avitia, David Atkinson, Kurtis Bedford

Votes: 197

80. The Mountain Between Us (2017)

PG-13 | 112 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

48 Metascore

Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow-covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Idris Elba, Kate Winslet, Beau Bridges, Dermot Mulroney

Votes: 60,048 | Gross: $30.35M

81. Irish Myths

Fantasy | Announced

The story of Irish warrior Cuchulain who along with his uncle King Conchobar led the Ulaid tribe to battle against Queen Mebh and the Connachta.

82. Frank (II) (2014)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

75 Metascore

Jon, a young wanna-be musician, discovers he's bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank.

Director: Lenny Abrahamson | Stars: Michael Fassbender, Domhnall Gleeson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Moira Brooker

Votes: 71,436 | Gross: $0.64M

83. The Last Drop

Comedy | Pre-production

A comedy centered on a functioning alcoholic facing an ultimatum: to go sober or lose everything -- including his life.

Director: Christopher Storer | Stars: Vince Vaughn, Sharon Horgan

84. Fully Automatic

Action, Comedy | Announced

Police officers team up in order to stop not only a group of corrupt cops from providing automatic weapons to L.A. gangs, but to try and stop the gangs from destroying a city.

Star: Gar Rogala

85. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Captain Nemo

Action, Adventure, Drama | Announced

A look at how Jules Verne's classic character Captain Nemo created his underwater vessel, the Nautilus.

Director: James Mangold

86. The Goon

Animation, Action, Adventure | Announced

"The Goon" comic is about a hulking orphan raised by his aunt, a strong-woman for a carnival. When a gangster Labrazio guns down the aunt, the goon kills the gangster and takes over the ... See full summary »

Directors: Jeff Fowler, Tim Miller