Well, movies fans, the wait is finally over! Guess what, it is definitely going to be worth it. It is strongly advised that when you’re making those budgets, keep the ones for the popcorn somewhere in there, as the movies we’ve been anticipating are finally here and they’ve promised to be a blast.

This decade, Hollywood’s movie directors have been in the kitchen cooking a whole lot of movies for us movie fans and these movies have been highly anticipated. This list is going to highlight the top 5 movies to watch out for this year. These movies will be worth every single second of your wait as Hollywood Studios have really come off their lines to give us the very best movies in 2020.

Here is outlining the best movies to really keep your ear out for and tick their spaces on your calendar, as you don’t want to miss their release dates. Included in the piece is what to expect from the movies and their release dates to the cinemas:

What Are The Top 5 Movies Coming Out In 2020?

As said earlier, movie fans all over the world have been waiting in eager anticipation for whatever Hollywood has in store. It appears the wait is finally getting over and the movies are almost here. The under-listed are the most anticipated movies that promise to blow us all away. Folks, watch out for their release dates too, as you don’t want to miss them in the cinemas:

1. Gretel and Hansel

Release Date: January 31

This movie, which has seen different adaptation is directed by Oz Perkins (the Director of The Blackcoat’s Daughter and I am the pretty thing that lives in the house). This promises to be the most straightforward onscreen version of the German fairytale.

It tells the story of two teenage siblings who went into a dark wood in a desperate search for food and work only to end up falling prey to a cannibalistic witch that continues to entice them with tasty treats.

The movie features Sophia Lillis (It, Sharp Objects) as Gretel, Sammy Leaky as Hansel, Alice Krige as the witch, Holda. It also features stars like Jessica De Gouw and Charles Babalola. Gretel and Hansel are rated PG-13 and is made in the Fantasy, Horror and Thriller genre.

2. Fast and Furious 9

Release Date: May 22

This is arguably one of the most anticipated movies on this list as fans of the fast-paced, Toretto crime, anti-terrorism movie can’t wait to know what happened next in their most beloved movie.

Although not much is known about where the plot of the movie is headed next, with Charlie Theron still alive and on the loose at the end of the last part of the series, fans should expect a more epic outing from the instalment this time around.

The movie is directed by Justin Lin and features some of Hollywood’s top stars, which include Vin Diesel, Lucas Black, Tyrese Gibson, Charlize Theron, John Cena and Helen Mirren. It is made with the Action, Adventure and Crime movie genre.

3. No Time To Die

Release Date: April 8

After a lot of speculations backstage which caused the release date setback for the 007 series, which included the uncertainty of Daniel Craig’s return to the franchise and the departure of original director, Danny Boyle, the film is set t be released on April 8. The movie, which appears to be Daniel Craig’s last outing with the project is the newest series in the James Bond series.

It begins with James Bond being a retired agent. His retirement was cut short when his friend, Felix Leiter (Wright), from the CIA, contacted him to ask for his help battling a mysterious villain armed with dangerous new technology. The movie also introduces a new 007 to the franchise. This is the agent who has to relinquish her code number to Bond when he came out of retirement.

The movie is directed by a new director, Cary Fukunaga and features some of the old names in the franchise like Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris, Rory Kinnear and Ben Whishaw, Lea Seydoux, Jeffrey Wright, as well as some other new faces like Lashana Lynch, Rami Malek and a host of others. It is set in the Action, Adventure and Thriller genre and it is unrated.

4. The Invisible Man

Release Date: February 28

After Universal has failed a couple of times to try to bring back the studio’s beloved old monster with Dracula Untold in 2014 and The Mummy in 2017, they retraced their steps and came up with another epic movie: The Invisible Man!

This movie is about a woman whose abusive ex took his own life and left her his fortune only to notice that someone unseen is almost always set things up on fire in house every now and then. She has to work to prove that something sinister is haunting her

The movie is directed by Leigh Whannel. It stars some of the biggest names in the industry including Elizabeth Moss, Aldis Hodge, Oliver Jackson-Cohen and Storm Reid. The movie is set in the Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genre.

5. Venom 2

Release Date: October 2

Since the first part in this sequel has failed to reach the heights the producers had set for it, they are coming back with a second sequel which is promising to keep the Marvel lovers on the edge of their seats.

In this new round of the famous Marvel symbiote, it is possible that there is going to be a team-up with Shriek, Carnage’s deadly partner. It could also see an altercation between Spider-man and Venom, along with Cloak and Dagger, Iron Fist, Deathlok, Morbius and others.

The movie is directed by Andy Serkis, and features some of the well-known names in the studio, including Tom Hardy, Woody Harrelson and Michelle Williams and Stephen Graham. It is set in the Action, Horror and Comedy movie genre.


There you have it, folks! While making those budget, just make sure you make space for the pop-corn and cinema available or else you’ll be ruing your chances when these movies finally hit the cinemas.

You can even do one better, you can mark out their release dates on your calendar, so you don’t miss any of them on their release.