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Top Gun: Maverick (July 9)
Over 30 years since the original outing and Tom Cruise is back for Top Gun 2, in which the aviator finds himself training the late Rooster’s son. Val Kilmer will also reprise Maverick’s rival Iceman in the action drama.
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (July 9)
The MCU’s first Asian cast-led movie sees Simu Liu play skilled martial artist Shang-Chi. Drawn into the clandestine Ten Rings organisation, he is forced to confront his past.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
Minions 2: The Rise of Gru (July 16)
The fifth instalment in the Despicable Me franchise is its second prequel. Set in the 1970s, a young Gru hatches an evil plan to join supervillain group the Vicious 6.
Space Jam: A New Legacy (July 16)
LeBron James stars opposite Bugs Bunny in this Looney Tunes follow-up to the Michael Jordan cult classic. Trapped inside a digital space, LeBron must lead the cartoon characters to victory in a basketball championship.
Uncharted (July 16)
Spider-Man star Tom Holland plays treasure hunter Nathan Drake from the popular video game franchise. Mark Wahlberg co-stars as Sully Sullivan, a fellow fortune seeker and mentor to the young Nathan.
Jungle Cruise (July 30)
Just like Pirates of the Caribbean, another one of Disneyland’s rides is getting its own film treatment. Set in the early 20th century, Dwayne Johnson stars as riverboat captain Frank, as he takes Emily Blunt’s scientist and her brother played by Jack Whitehall to find the Tree of Life.
In The Heights (July 30)
Hamilton star and scribe Lin-Manuel Miranda sees his first musical In The Heights get a movie adaptation. Crazy Rich Asians’ Jon M Chu directs a tale set in the Washington Heights and focused on bodega owner Usnavi, who saves every penny in hope of a better life.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
The Green Knight (July 30)
Dev Patel stars as King Arthur’s headstrong nephew Sir Gawain in an epic medieval fantasy from A24. The tale sees him embark on a quest to confront The Green Knight, a huge green-skinned creature.
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The Suicide Squad (August 6)
Following on from 2016’s Suicide Squad, the DC sequel from James Gunn sees a whole host of rogues gallery convicts set out on another sentence-easing mission. On a South American island, the likes of Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn and Idris Elba’s Bloodsport are tasked with destroying a Nazi-era prison and lab.
The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard (August 20)
Samuel L Jackson and Ryan Reynolds return in a follow-up to 2017’s action-comedy The Hitman’s Bodyguard. But this time bodyguard Bryce has to assist assassin Kincaid by saving his wife Sonia, played by Salma Hayek.
Candyman (August 27)
A direct sequel to the 1992 supernatural slasher of the same name and penned this time by Get Out’s Jordan Peele, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II stars as visual artist Anthony McCoy. Kidnapped by the mysterious Candyman as a baby, he now sees the vengeful ghost’s reflection as his own.
The Beatles: Get Back (August