Jon's Most Anticipated Films for 2017

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1.
Alien: Covenant (2017)
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The crew of a colony ship, bound for a remote planet, discover an uncharted paradise with a threat beyond their imagination, and must attempt a harrowing escape. (122 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
2.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage. (136 mins.)
Director: James Gunn
 
3.
The Dark Tower (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black. (95 mins.)
Director: Nikolaj Arcel
 
4.
Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
A young blade runner's discovery of a long buried secret leads him on a quest to track down former blade runner, Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years. (163 mins.)
 
5.
Kong: Skull Island (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A team of scientists explore an uncharted island in the Pacific, venturing into the domain of the mighty Kong, and must fight to escape a primal Eden. (118 mins.)
 
6.
The Mummy (2017)
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An ancient Egyptian princess is awakened from her crypt beneath the desert, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension. (110 mins.)
Director: Alex Kurtzman
 
7.
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Four teenagers discover an old video game console and are literally drawn into the game's jungle setting becoming the adult avatars they choose.
Director: Jake Kasdan
 
8.
Justice League (2017)
Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.
Director: Zack Snyder
 
9.
Wonder Woman (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny. (141 mins.)
Director: Patty Jenkins
 
10.
Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
Imprisoned, the mighty Thor finds himself in a lethal gladiatorial contest against the Hulk, his former ally. Thor must fight for survival and race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home and the Asgardian civilization.
Director: Taika Waititi
 
11.
Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Peter Parker tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and must confront a new menace prowling the skies of New York City. (133 mins.)
Director: Jon Watts
 
12.
Logan (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X, somewhere on the Mexican border. However, Logan's attempts to hide from the world, and his legacy, are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces. (137 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
 
13.
Ghost in the Shell (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals. (107 mins.)
Director: Rupert Sanders
 
14.
The Circle (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A woman lands a dream job at a powerful tech company called the Circle, only to uncover an agenda that will affect the lives of all of humanity. (110 mins.)
Director: James Ponsoldt
 
15.
Beauty and the Beast (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love. (129 mins.)
Director: Bill Condon
 
16.
John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After returning to the criminal underworld to repay a debt, John Wick discovers that a large bounty has been put on his life. (122 mins.)
Director: Chad Stahelski
 
17.
The LEGO Batman Movie (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick. (104 mins.)
Director: Chris McKay
 
18.
War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. (140 mins.)
Director: Matt Reeves
 
19.
Life (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A team of scientists aboard the International Space Station discover a rapidly evolving life form that caused extinction on Mars and now threatens all life on Earth. (104 mins.)
Director: Daniel Espinosa
 
20.
Dunkirk (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II. (106 mins.)
 
21.
Baywatch (2017)
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Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon butts heads with a brash new recruit, as they uncover a criminal plot that threatens the future of the bay. (116 mins.)
Director: Seth Gordon
 
22.
World War Z 2 (????)
Plot is unknown.
Director: David Fincher
Stars: Brad Pitt
 
23.
Geostorm (2017)
When the network of satellites designed to control the global climate start to attack Earth, it's a race against the clock to uncover the real threat before a worldwide geostorm wipes out everything and everyone. (109 mins.)
Director: Dean Devlin
 
24.
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A dark force threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets. Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe. (137 mins.)
Director: Luc Besson
 
25.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Captain Jack Sparrow searches for the trident of Poseidon while being pursued by an undead sea captain and his crew. (129 mins.)
 
26.
The Boss Baby (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his 7-year old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co. (97 mins.)
Director: Tom McGrath
 
27.
Despicable Me 3 (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. (90 mins.)
 
28.
Cars 3 (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race car in the world. (102 mins.)
Director: Brian Fee
 
29.
Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, the Kingsman's journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US. These two elite secret organizations must band together to defeat a common enemy. (141 mins.)
Director: Matthew Vaughn
 
30.
Power Rangers (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A group of high-school students, who are infused with unique superpowers, harness their abilities in order to save the world. (124 mins.)
Director: Dean Israelite
 
31.
A Cure for Wellness (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps, but soon suspects that the spa's treatments are not what they seem. (146 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
 
32.
It (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting demon, taking the appearance of clown, begins hunting children. (135 mins.)
Director: Andy Muschietti
 
33.
American Made (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A pilot lands work for the CIA and as a drug runner in the south during the 1980s. (115 mins.)
Director: Doug Liman
 
34.
Flatliners (2017)
Five medical students, obsessed by what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring experiment: by stopping their hearts for short periods, each triggers a near-death experience - giving them a firsthand account of the afterlife. (108 mins.)
 
35.
The House (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
After the town takes away their daughter's college scholarship, a couple start an illegal casino in their friend's house to make back the money. (88 mins.)
 
37.
Atomic Blonde (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents. (115 mins.)
Director: David Leitch
 
38.
CHIPS (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A rookie officer is teamed with a hardened pro at the California Highway Patrol, though the newbie soon learns his partner is really an undercover Fed investigating a heist that may involve some crooked cops. (100 mins.)
Director: Dax Shepard
 
39.
Darkest Hour (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
During the early days of WWII, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler or fight on against incredible odds. (114 mins.)
Director: Joe Wright
 
40.
The Six Billion Dollar Man (????)
Plot unknown. Feature film based on the popular '70s TV series "The Six Million Dollar Man".
 
41.
The Commuter (2018)
A businessman is caught up in a criminal conspiracy during his daily commute home.
 
42.
Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth. (149 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay