Upcoming Spring Films to Watch For


Money Monster (May 13)
Starring: George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Jack O’Connell, Dominic West & Caitriona Balfe
Director: Jodie Foster (The Beaver, Home for the Holidays)
Writers: Alan DiFiore, Jamie Linden (Dear John, 10 Years) & Jim Kouf  (Rush Hour, National Treasure)

The Nice Guys (May 20)
Starring: Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Keith David, Kim Basinger & Margaret Qualley
Director: Shane Black (Iron Man 3, Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang)
Writers: Shane Black & Anthony Bagarozzi

Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (May 20)
Starring: Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, Chloe Grace Moretz & Zac Efron
Director: Nicholas Stoller (Neighbors, Get Him to the Greek, Forgetting Sarah Marshall)
Writers: Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, Brendan O’Brien, Nicholas Stoller & Andrew J. Cohen

X-Men: Apocalypse (May 27)
Starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Oscar Isaac, Nicholas Hoult, Rose Byrne, Olivia Munn & Evan Peters
Director: Bryan Singer (X-Men: Days of Future Past)
Writers: Bryan Singer, Simon Kinberg (X-Men: Days of Future Past, Fantastic Four), Michael Dougherty (X2: X-Men United, Superman Returns) & Dan Harris (X2: X-Men United, Superman Returns)


The Conjuring 2 (June 10)
Starring: Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Frances O’Connor & Madison Wolfe
Director: James Wan (The Conjuring, Insidious, Furious 7)
Writers: Chad Hayes (The Conjuring, San Andreas), Carey Hayes (The Conjuring, San Andreas), David Leslie Johnson (Orphan, Red Riding Hood) & James Wan

Finding Dory (June 17)
Voices: Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Diane Keaton, Willem Dafoe, Ty Burrell, Ed O’Neill, Eugene Levy, Idris Elba, Dominic West, Bill Hader & Kate McKinnon
Directors: Andrew Stanton (Finding Nemo, WALL-E) & Angus MacLane
Writer: Andrew Stanton

Free State of Jones (June 24)
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Keri Russell, Gugu Mbatha-Raw & Mahershala Ali
Director: Gary Ross (Seabiscuit, The Hunger Games)
Writer: Gary Ross


The BFG (July 1)
Cast: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Rebecca Hall, Bill Hader & Penelope Wilson
Director: Steven Spielberg (E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, Bridge of Spies, Lincoln, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List)
Writer: Melissa Mathison (E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial)

The Secret Life of Pets (July 8)
Voices: Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Ellie Kemper, Lake Bell, Jenny Slate, Bobby Moynihan, Hannibal Buress & Albert Brooks
Directors: Chris Renaud (Despicable Me) & Yarrow Cheney
Writers: Ken Daurio (Despicable Me), Cinco Paul (Despicable Me) & Brian Lynch (Minions, Puss in Boots)

Mike and David Need Wedding Dates (July 8)
Cast: Zac Efron, Anna Kendrick, Adam DeVine & Audrey Plaza
Director: Jake Szymanski (Step Brothers)
Writers: Andrew Jay Cohen (Neighbors) & Brendan O’Brien (Neighbors)

Ghostbusters (July 15)
Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones & Chris Hemsworth
Director: Paul Feig (Spy, Bridesmaids, The Heat)
Writers: Paul Feig & Katie Dippold (Spy, The Heat)

Tulip Fever (July 15)
Cast: Alicia Vikander, Dane DeHaan, Christoph Waltz, Holliday Grainger, Jack O’Connell, Zach Galifianakis, Judi Dench, Matthew Morrison & Cara Delevingne
Director: Justin Chadwick (The Other Boleyn Girl, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom)
Writer: Tom Stoppard (Anna Karenina, Shakespeare in Love)

Star Trek Beyond (July 22)
Cast: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Anton Yelchin, John Cho, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Shohreh Aghdashloo & Idris Elba
Director: Justin Lin (Fast & Furious 6, Fast Five)
Writers: Doug Jung (Confidence) & Simon Pegg (The World’s End, Paul)

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (July 22)
Cast: Jennifer Saunders, Joanna Lumley, Julia Sawalha, Jane Horrocks, June Whitfield, Emma Bunton, Kate Moss, Chris Colfer & Kim Kardashian
Director: Mandie Fletcher
Writer: Jennifer Saunders (Absolutely Fabulous)

Bad Moms (July 29)
Cast: Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Christina Applegate, Jada Pinkett Smith, Kathryn Hahn & Annie Mumolo
Directors: Jon Lucas & Scott Moore (21 & Over)
Writers: Jon Lucas & Scott Moore (The Hangover)






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