Summer Blockbuster Movies
Coming Out 2018
By Kyzia Maramara
Summer isn’t complete without spending some time in the cinema, sheltered from the scalding temperatures outside. After all, this summer’s blockbuster films are definitely worth a watch or two!
A Quiet Place, April 11
A family in a house in the woods must survive the evil forces that would hurt them if they so much as make the smallest sound. A Quiet Place stars John Krasinski (who also directed and co-wrote the screenplay) and his real life wife Emily Blunt. Summer isn’t an excuse to skip watching a scary movie like this!
Avengers: Infinity War, April 27
Thanks to Mr. Iron Man, we get to see the much awaited Infinity War days earlier! All your favorite Marvel superheroes will team up to defeat Thanos in an epic battle. When we say all we mean all: Black Panther, Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, Black Widow, and about 30 more remarkable superheroes! Infinity War will also show us another glimpse at the fictional but beautiful world of Wakanda we’ve all come to love since Black Panther.
Love, Simon, May 9
This coming-of-age movie stars Nick Robinson as 17-year-old Simon on the road to coming to terms with his being gay. He falls in love with an anonymous gay classmate whom he has been exchanging emails with. Now, Simon must balance life, love, and friends, family and buckle up for one hilarious rollercoaster ride through his teenage years.
Deadpool 2, May 18
NSFW Deadpool is back to grace cinema screens again, this time he’s joined forces with another group of bad guys to prevent the extremely ripped Cable (Josh Brolin, who is also Thanos in Infinity War) from chasing a young mutant.
Solo: A Star Wars Story, May 25
A young Hans Solo meets his Wookie partner and future copilot Chewbacca, and encounters Lando Calrissan years before joining the Rebellion. Solo: A Star Wars Story is an all new adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy!
Isle of Dogs, May 30
This stop-motion animated film by Wes Anderson is set in dystopian Japan where dogs are suffering from a flu virus and are banished to Trash Island. Months later, a boy arrives to the island looking for his dog. The voice cast includes Jeff Goldblum, Scarlett Johannsson, Greta Gerwig, Bill Norton, Live Schreiber, and many more!
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, June 6
Dinosaurs roam free 4 years after the failure at the Jurassic World theme park on Isla Nublar but a volcanic eruption threatens to make them go extinct again. Claire (Bryce Dallas Howard) enlists the help of Owen (Chris Pratt) to go the island and rescue the remaining dinosaurs, but their mission uncovers something much more bigger.
Ocean’s 8, June 13
This heist comedy all-female spin-off of the Ocean’s Eleven film series tells the story of Danny’s estranged sister, Debbie Ocean and her attempt to an impossible heist at the yearly Met Gala. Debbie must first assemble the perfect heist crew: Lou, Daphne Kluger, Amita, Tammy, Constance, Eight Ball, and Rose.
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