The Most Anticipated Blockbusters of 2014
Every year, Hollywood movie studios spend a lot of money on huge production budgets in order to get audiences into theater seats by tempting them with huge spectacles of entertainment. In 2014, the silver screen will be bombarded with movie pictures of superheroes, animated family movies, explosions, and car chases.
Excited to go to the movies, but not sure what flicks to see or when exactly they are coming out? Well with my handy dandy list, you’ll be able to break out your personal planners and mark your calendars. Enjoy your 2014 with the most anticipated blockbusters.
The 2014 movie release schedule is still preliminary and subject to change.
The Legend of Hercules – Jan 10
The origin story of the the mythical Greek hero. Betrayed by his stepfather, the King, and exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love, Hercules must use his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom.
Lone Survivor – Jan 10
Based on the failed June 28, 2005 mission “Operation Red Wings”. Four members of SEAL Team 10 were tasked with the mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shahd.
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit – Jan 17
Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.
I, Frankenstein – Jan 24
Frankenstein’s creature finds himself caught in an all-out, centuries old war between two immortal clans.
The Lego Movie – Feb 7
An ordinary LEGO minifigure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil LEGO tyrant from gluing the universe together.
The Monuments Men – Feb 7
An unlikely World War II platoon are tasked to rescue art masterpieces from Nazi thieves and return them to their owners.
RoboCop – Feb 12
In 2028 Detroit, when Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman) – a loving husband, father and good cop – is critically injured in the line of duty, the multinational conglomerate OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer.
Vampire Academy – Feb 14
Rose Hathaway is a Dhampir, half human/vampire, guardians of the Moroi, peaceful, mortal vampires living discretely within our world. Her legacy is to protect the Moroi from bloodthirsty, immortal Vampires, the Strigoi. This is her story.
Pompeii – Feb 21
A slave turned gladiator finds himself in a race against time to save his true love, who has been betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts, he must fight to save his beloved as Pompeii crumbles around him.
Non-Stop – Feb 28
An air marshall must spring into action aboard an international flight.
Mr. Peabody & Sherman – Mar 7
Using his most ingenious invention, the WABAC machine, Mr. Peabody and his adopted boy Sherman hurtle back in time to experience world-changing events first-hand and interact with some of the greatest characters of all time. They find themselves in a race to repair history and save the future.
300: Rise of an Empire – Mar 7
The Greek general Themistocles battles an invading army of Persians under the mortal-turned-god, Xerxes.
Need for Speed – Mar 14
Fresh from prison, a street racer who was framed by a wealthy business associate joins a cross country race with revenge in mind. His ex-partner, learning of the plan, places a massive bounty on his head as the race begins.
Divergent – Mar 21
Beatrice Prior, a teenager with a special mind, finds her life threatened when an authoritarian leader seeks to exterminate her kind in her effort to seize control of their divided society.
Muppets Most Wanted – Mar 21
While on a grand world tour, The Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit the Frog look-alike and his dastardly sidekick.
Noah – Mar 28
The Biblical Noah suffers visions of an apocalyptic deluge and takes measures to protect his family from the coming flood.