Top 50 Movies to Watch in 2022

While the pandemic severely affected the movie industry, 2022 brings a large onslaught of titles that were pushed back. Between theatrical releases and streaming originals, there are plenty of films to catch this year. Here are the top movies releasing this year with their dates (if confirmed)!

There seems to be something for everyone this year! There are plenty of superhero films like The Batman and Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness that is coming to theatres this year. For people looking for some action films, we have Uncharted and Top Gun: Maverick. And for those keen on sci-fi films, we have the highly anticipated Avatar 2 coming out this December. 
As more dates are confirmed or if any of them see a change in release date, we’ll continue to update them, so check back for any shifts in the schedule!

January

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The 355

Release Date: January 7, 2022

Cast: Jessica Chastain, Lupita Nyong’o, Diane Kruger, Penelope Cruz, Sebastian Stan

Scream

Release Date: January 14, 2022

Cast: Neve Campbell, Courtney Cox, David Arquette

Hotel Transylvania: Transformia

Release Date: January 14, 2022

Cast: Selena Gomez, Andy Samberg, Kathryn Hahn, Steve Buscemi

February

Jackass Forever

Release Date: February 4, 2022

Cast: Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O, Chris Pontius, Wee Man, Ehren McGhehey, Sean McInerney

Moonfall 

Release Date: February 4, 2022

Cast: Halle Berry, Patrick Wilson, Michael Peña

Death on the Nile

Release Date:  February 11, 2022

Cast: Kenneth Branagh, Gal Gadot, Armie Hammer, Annette Bening, Rose Leslie, Letitia Wright

Marry Me

Release Date: February 11, 2022

Cast: Jennifer Lopez, Owen Wilson, Sarah Silverman, John Bradley, Maluma

Uncharted

Release Date: February 18, 2022

Cast: Tom Holland, Mark Wahlberg, Antonio Banderas, Sophia Taylor Ali, Tati Gabrielle

Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Release Date: February 18, 2022 on Netflix

Cast: Elsie Fisher, Mark Burnham, Sarah Yarkin

March

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The Batman

Release Date: March 4, 2022

Cast: Robert Pattinson, Jeffrey Wright, Zoe Kravitz, Paul Dano, Colin Farrell

The Adam Project

Release Date: Ryan Reynolds, Jennifer Garner, Mark Ruffalo, Zoe Saldana

Cast: March 9, 2022 on Netflix

Turning Red

Release Date: March 11, 2022 on Disney Plus 

Cast: Rosalie Chiang, Sandra Oh, James Hong

Deep Water

Release Date: March 18, 2022 on Hulu

Cast: Ben Affleck, Ana de Armas, Tracy Letts, Lil Rel Howery

The Lost City

Release Date: March 25, 2022

Cast: Sandra Bullock, Channing Tatum, Daniel Radcliffe

April

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Morbius

Release Date: April 1, 2022

Cast: Jared Leto, Matt Smith, Adria Arjona, Tyrese Gibson, Michael Keaton

Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Release Date: April 8, 2022

Cast: Ben Schwartz, James Marsden, Jim Carrey, Idris Elba

Ambulance

Release Date: April 8, 2022

Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Eiza González

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore

Release Date: April 15, 2022

Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Jude Law, Katherine Waterston, Ezra Miller, Mads Mikkelsen

The Bad Guys

Release Date: April 22, 2022

Cast: Sam Rockwell, Awkwafina, Craig Robinson, Marc Maron

The Northman

Release Date: April 22, 2022

Cast: Alexander Skarsgard, Anya Taylor-Joy, Nicole Kidman, Ethan Hawke, Willem Dafoe

Memory

Release Date: April 29, 2022

Cast:  Liam Neeson, Monica Bellucci

May

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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

Release Date: May 6, 2022

Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Elizabeth Olsen, Benedict Wong, Rachel McAdams

Top Gun: Maverick

Release Date: May 27, 2022

Cast: Tom Cruise, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Val Kilmer, Jay Ellis

The Bob’s Burgers Movie

Release Date: May 27, 2022

Cast: H. Jon Benjamin, Kristen Schaal

June

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Jurassic World Dominion

Release Date: June 10, 2022

Cast: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Laura Dern, Sam Neill, Jeff Goldblum

Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero

Release Date: June 11, 2022

Cast: Masako Nozawa, Ryō Horikawa

Lightyear

Release Date: June 17, 2022

Cast: Chris Evans

Elvis

Release Date: June 24, 2022

Cast: Austin Butler, Tom Hanks, Olivia DeJonge, Gary Clark Jr.

July

Minions: The Rise of Guru

Release Date: July 1, 2022

Cast: Pierre Coffin

Thor: Love and Thunder

Release Date: July 8, 2022

Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Natalie Portman, Christian Bale, Chris Pratt

Bullet Train

Release Date: July 8, 2022

Cast: Brad Pitt, Joey King, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Sandra Bullock

DC League of Super-Pets

Release Date: July 29, 2022

Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Natasha Lyonne, Diego Luna, John Krasinski, Keanu Reeves

August

Secret Headquarters

Release Date: August 5, 2022

Cast: Owen Wilson, Michael Peña

The Man From Toronto

Release Date: August 12, 2022

Cast: Jason Statham, Kevin Hart

September

Puss in Boots: The Last Wish

Release Date: September 23, 2022

Cast: Antonio Banderas, Chris Miller

Don’t Worry Darling

Release Date: September 23, 2022

Cast: Florence Pugh, Chris Pine

October

Spider-Man: Across The Spiderverse (Part One)

Release Date: October 7, 2022

Cast: Shameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld

Halloween Ends

Release Date: October 14, 2022

Cast: Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak, Nick Castle

Ticket to Paradise

Release Date: October 21, 2022

Cast: Julia Roberts, George Clooney

Black Adam

Release Date: October 21, 2022

Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Noah Centineo

November

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

Release Date:: November 11, 2022

Cast: Letitia Wright, Danai Gurira, Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, Martin Freeman

The Fabelmans

Release Date:  November 23, 2022

Cast: Julia Butters, Seth Rogen, Paul Dano

Creed III

Release Date: November 23, 2022

Cast: Michael B. Jordan, Jonathan Majors, Tessa Thompson

Strange World

Release Date: November 23, 2022

Cast: Alan Tudyk

December

Avatar 2

Release Date: December 16, 2022

Cast:  Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Kate Winslet, Vin Diesel, Michelle Yeoh 

Shazam! Fury of the Gods

Release Date: December 16, 2022

Cast: Zachary Levi, Helen Mirren, Lucy Liu, Jack Dylan Grazer

Babylon

Release Date: December 25, 2022

Cast: Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie

2022 – Date TBD

Knives Out 2

Release Date: TBD on Netflix

Cast: Daniel Craig, Kathryn Hahn, Kate Hudson

Extraction 2 

Release Date: TBD on Netflix

Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Tinatin Dalakishvili, Rudhraksh Jaiswal

The Gray Man

Release Date: TBD on Netflix

Cast: Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans