Our Most Anticipated Summer Movies Of 2019

Spider-Man: Far From Home

This year, we’ve already been to the Endgame, lived through Elton John’s breakthrough, years, taken down 94 assassins in John Wick Parabellum, and fought against the Dark Phoenix force. Summer has finally arrived which means it’s time for Hollywood to break out their big blockbusters and nostalgic animations. Here are the movies we can’t wait to watch this Summer.  

Spider-Man: Far From Home

Release date: July 2nd

Directed by: Jon Watts

Stars: Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Zendaya, Jon Favreau, Samuel L Jackson, Cobie Smulders, Marisa Tomei

Official synopsis: ‘Shortly after the events of Avengers: Endgame, Peter Parker, who is mourning the death of mentor Tony Stark (Iron Man), goes on a school trip with his classmates but is called on hero duty by Nick Fury to team up with Quentin beck (aka Mysterio) to battle the Elementals.’

The Lion King

Release date: July 19th

Directed by: Jon Favreau

Stars: James Earl Jones, Donald Glover, Beyoncé, Seth Rogen, Billy Eichner,

Official synopsis: ‘Simba idolises his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny on the plains of Africa. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival. Scar, Mufasa’s brother – and former heir to the throne – has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is soon ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba’s exile. Now, with the help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba must figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.’

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw

Release date: August 2nd

Directed by: David Leitch

Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Idris Elba, Vanessa Kirby

Official synopsis: ‘Ever since hulking lawman Hobbs, a loyal agent of America’s Diplomatic Security Service, and lawless outcast Shaw, a former British military elite operative, first faced off in 2015’s Furious 7, the duo have swapped smack talk and body blows as they’ve tried to take each other down. But when cyber-genetically enhanced anarchist Brixton gains control of an insidious bio-threat that could alter humanity forever – and bests a brilliant and fearless rogue M16 agent, who just happens to be Shaw’s sister – these two sworn enemies will have to partner up to bring down the only guy who might be badder than themselves.’

Once Upon A Time In Hollywood

Release date: August 14th

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, Al Pacino

Official synopsis: ‘Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton and his long-time stunt double Cliff Booth make their way around an industry they hardly recognise anymore.’

Which film do you wish was already in cinemas?

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