Ranging from novel adaptations to completely new series, movies have become a big part of the entertainment industry in modern society. With that said, here are some of the movies of 2018 that you must not miss.
1. Avengers: Infinity War
The newest addition to the Avenger’s series, Avengers: Infinity War is one of, if not the biggest movie to hit the cinema so far in 2018. The story combines all the movies from the Marvel Films, From the first ever Iron Man movie to the most recent Black Panther. This movie brings all of our favourite Marvel heroes up against one of the biggest antagonist in the Marvel universe so far: Thanos. A movie with all of our favourite Marvel heroes just makes this a movie that we definitely must not miss.
2. Black Panther
As mentioned above, Black Panther, released in February 2018, was the newest addition to the Marvel Movie Heroes. This movie develops the story of the newly introduced superhero that appeared in Captain America: Civil War—the Black Panther. It takes us through his journey as our young superhero returns to his home as the new king of Wakanda. However, when an enemy suddenly reappears, the fate of Wakanda and the entire world is in his hands.
3. Ready Player One
What do you think of when you think about the future? Based on the novel written by Ernest Cline and release in March 2018, the movie shows that the people of the future finds themselves in a world in chaos, with only one way to escape: OASIS, a virtual reality universe. When James Halliday, the maker of OASIS, dies, he leaves his fortune to the first person who find the digital Easter egg that he hid in his creation. Watch as the young protagonist Wade Watts joins the hunt for this Easter egg in the vast digital world of mysteries, discoveries, and danger.
4. Maze Runner: The Death Cure
Based on the novels by James Dashner, the third and final film instalment of the Maze Runner franchise was released in early 2018. Thomas, the protagonist, continues his fight against WCKD. To save his captured friends, Thomas and the other escaped Gladers must break into the Last City, controlled by none other than the infamous WCKD organisation. Would they survive long enough to save their friends, and most importantly, find out the truth?
5. A Quiet Place
“If they hear you, they hunt you.”
A Quiet Place, released in April 2018, is an incredible horror-thriller movie taking place in a post-apocalyptic world, where a family of four hides from monsters that can hear every sound they make. Can they survive?
6. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
That’s right, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is releasing a sequel in November 2018 (USA)! As the new addition to the Harry Potter Franchise, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald is a story set after the first movie, where Grindelwald escapes custody and plots to gather followers and work towards his ultimate goal: to raise pure-blood wizards up to rule non-magical beings. Enlisted by Dumbledore, Newt Scamander once again set off to an adventure filled with magic and danger in this incredible wizarding world.
Rampage is a new action, sci-fi film that came out in April 2018 which takes you through the story of Davis Okoye, a primatologist who shares an unbreakable bond with George, an intelligent gorilla that had previously been in his care. When a genetic experiments goes wrong, various animals, including George, mutate into enormous, raging creatures. What will Davis do to save the world-and his friend?
Venom, a movie that is coming in October of 2018, deals with the story of one of the best villains in the Spider-Man franchise: Venom, first introduced to us in the 2007 Spider-Man 3. Starring Tom Hardy as the infamous Venom, this story is intended to be in the same Universe as Spider-Man: Homecoming. Although not much information has been given about the plot, Venom will definitely be a movie up to Marvel Universe standards.