My List Of Most Awaited Hollywood Films for the year 2011
1) Tintin & The Secret Of The Unicorn (US Release – 23rd December India- 11th November)
Director- Steven Spielberg (collaborating with Peter Jackson)
Starring- Daniel Craig, Simon Pegg, Jamie Bell & Andy Serkis.
Two words- “can’t wait”.
2) Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows Part-2 (15th July)
Director- David Yates
Starring- Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Ralph Fiennes & Helena Bonham Carter.
feeling sad & excited at the same time for last installment of this epic series & that too in 3D.
3) Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (20th May)
Director- Rob Marshall
starring- Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush & Penelope Cruz
Jhonny Depp returning as Captain Jack Sparrow…….”Fountain Of Youth”….Penelope Cruz…..are these reasons not enough to get anyone excited!!
4) Super 8 (10th June)
Director- J.J Abrams
the movie has been a subject of huge buzz, speculation & discussion since it’s mysterious teaser trailer came out.
5) Sherlock Holmes 2 (16th December)
Director- Guy Ritchie
Starring- Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law & Rachel Mcadams
Loved the original….waiting for this one.
6) Mission Impossible : The Ghost Protocol (16th December)
Director- Brad Brid
Starring- Tom Cruise, Ving Rhames & Anil Kapoor
A loyal fan of this series cause of its pacy plot, sleek & stylish action sequences & of course for Tom Cruise….. additional attraction – Anil Kapoor
7) Mr.Popper’s Penguins (17th June)
Director- Mark Waters
Starring- Jim Carrey
huge fan of Jim Carrey but yet to watch him on silver screen….this time i am not gonna miss.
Mr. Popper's Penguins [Trailer] by PoeTiCaL_DeMoN
8. Kung-Fu Panda 2 (27th may)
Director-Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Starring(voice actors)- Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan, Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Seth Rogen, David Cross, James Hong, Michelle Yeoh, Gary Oldman, James Woods and Jean-Claude Van Damme
what a voice-cast.
Might b my first animation movie in theater….
9) Green Lantern (17th June)
Director- Martin Campbell
Cast- Ryan Reynolds, Mark Strong, Blake Lively
Been a fan of DC comics & it’s superheroes since my childhood.
was an intense follower of “Justice League” animated series…
but must say that i am not too impressed by the trailer.
10) Hangover 2 (27th May)
Director- Todd Phillips
Starring- Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis & Justin Bartha.
it’s high time that i watch an american sex-comedy in theater.
Other major anticipated releases of 2011-
The Green Hornet (14th January)-
superhero/action/comedy film starring Seth Rogan
Battle: Los-Angeles (11th march)
American Army fighting Aliens in “Apocalypse Now” mode.
Sucker Punch (25th March)
Kick-ass Girls …..Ninja’s…..fighter planes….dragons….brothels…the latest venture of Zack Synder has it all .
Scream 4 (15th April)
The only respectable teen slasher movie franchise from the last decade.
Thor (6th May)
A certain Norse God comes down to earth after being banished for his insolence & becomes a Marvel “superhero”
X-Men First Class (3rd June)
will love to watch the junior versions of Jean Grey, Storm, Cyclops & Mystique.
Cars 2 (24th June)
Coming from Pixar…has to b good
Rise of the apes (24th June)
Prequel to immensely popular flick “Planet Of The Apes”…..sounds interesting.
Transformers 3: Dark Of The Moon (1st July)
No expectations from this one after the horrible 2nd part….might just give it a miss.
Captain America: The First Avenger (22nd July)-
Marvel comic super-soldier/superhero & the leader of “The Avengers”….might just give it a try.
Cowboys & Aliens (29th July)
James Bond & Indiana Jones join hands to fight against aliens in Wild Wild West. Expecting nothing but fulltoo dhamaal.
Conan The Barbarian (19th August)
has some cult-fan following
Final Destination 5 (26th August)
will not watch it in theater.
The Thing (14th October)
Prequel to 1982 john Carpenter Classic “The Thing”…..hmm potential.
Paranormal Activity 3 (21st October)
Happy Feet 2 (18th November)
Another animated flick…. loved the first one so …..
Twilight Saga : Breaking Dawn Part 1 (18th November)
only one word for it “yuuuuuck”.
Rango (4th March)
Last but not the least.