Everyone loves a Disney film and they have recently announced the films which they are going to be releasing over the coming years, stretching all the way to 2019, and there is something for everyone in the list.
Before the end of the year Disney will have released two new films Star Wars The Force Awakens and one from the geniuses at Pixar called The Good Dinosaur. The Good Dinosaur will be hitting Irish cinema screens at the end of November and judging by the trailer it is sure to be a hit with everyone in the family.
2016 is a busy year for Walt Disney Pictures with them releasing 10 films in the year, the first one to hit our screens is The Finest Hours. Based on a true story the film will star Chris Pine in a disaster film that shows the rescue mission of two oil tankers off the coast of Cape Cod in 1952.
Zootopia is an animated film set for release in March that follows a fox voiced by Jason Bateman who is forced to go on the run after being blamed for a crime which he didn’t commit.
Captain America: Civil War is a sequel to 2014’s Winter Soldier, however as the film features all of the Avengers it is more of a sequel to Age of Ultron. The Captain America films have been the best films from the Marvel Cinematic Universe with Chris Evans starring as Steve Rodgers/Captain America, the film is due out in May.
A live-action version of The Jungle Book is due out in April and it will star Ben Kingsley as Bagheera, Bill Murray as Baloo, Idris Elba as Shere Khan and Neel Sethi as Mowgli.
Alice Through the Looking Glass, a sequel to the 2010 film Alice in Wonderland is an upcoming adventure-fantasy film. Mia Wasikowska returns as Alice Kingsleigh as does Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter, Helena Bonham Carter as the Red Queen and Anne Hathaway as the White Queen. The film is due for release on May 27.
The long awaited sequel to 2003’s Finding Nemo is coming next year called Finding Dory. The film takes place six months after the events of Finding Nemo when Dory suddenly remembers some of her childhood memories. With the help of Nemo and Marlin, Dory sets out to find her family in June of 2016.
Disney are making a film based on the Roald Dahl classic The BFG. The book tells the story of Sophie, played by Ruby Barnhill, the Queen of England, portrayed by Penelope Wilton, and The Big Friendly Giant, portrayed by Mark Rylance. The three set out on an adventure to capture the evil man-eating giants who have been invading the human world. Fans of the book wont have long to wait with the adaption set for release in July.
Pete’s Dragon which is a remake of a 1977 film of the same name is due for release in August. Starring Bryce Dallas Howard, the film tells the story of a young orphan and his relationship with a dragon.
Doctor Strange is a Marvel film that tells the story of Stephen Strange, played by Benedict Cumberbatch, who is the worlds top neurosurgeon. However following a car accident that ruins his career Strange is given another chance when he meets a sorcerer who teaches him to fight evil.
Moana is the latest in a long line of Disney Princesses, the film is about a young navigator who sets sail to find a fabled island. To fulfill her journey Moana must team with her hero and the legendary demi-god Maui, portrayed by Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson.
A live-action version of Beauty and the Beast is due out in 2017, as is the sequel to Guardians of the Galaxy and the third installment in the Cars Franchise. Johnny Depp will return as Captain Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, in which Orlando Bloom is rumored to be returning to the franchise. A film based on the Mexican Day of the Dead celebration called Coco is also due out in 2017.
Gigantic a sequel to Jack and the Beanstalk is due out in 2018 as is Toy Story 4. The Incredibles will get a sequel in 2018 before Disney finishes off 2019 with the next installment of the Star Wars franchise, Episode IX.