A new month means new movies, and May 2022 will see the release of some highly anticipated movies from different genres and many that went through various delays. However, the coronavirus pandemic continues, but that isn’t stopping cinemas anymore as everything is slowly going back to normal. And this has allowed studios to release all those movies in theatres, though many are still opting for a simultaneous release in theatres and streaming platforms. Here are some of the most anticipated movies of 2022 that you need to watch.
Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness
Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness is the first MCU movie of the year. The upcoming Marvel movie is set a few months after the events of Spider-Man: No Way Home, in which Doctor Strange and Spider-Man created chaos by accidentally opening the gates of the multiverse.
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness will see Strange dealing with the consequences of these events. With the help of old allies, Strange will travel through the multiverse and face a new, mysterious enemy. Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness will release in theatres on May 6.
Firestarter is a sci-fi horror movie directed and based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. The movie follows Andy and Vicky McGee have been on the run for years, hiding their daughter Charlie from a shadowy federal agency that wants to harness her pyrokinetic powers. Firestarter will have a simultaneous release in theatres and on Peacock on May 13.
The upcoming supernatural thriller movie Monstrous follows Laura (Christina Ricci) and her seven-year-old son, Cody (Santino Barnard), who drive to a remote home in California to escape from Laura’s abusive ex-husband. However, they are soon threatened by the possibility of his return as well as the presence of a monster lurking in a nearby lake. Monstrous premiered at the Glasgow Film Festival in March 2022 and is now ready to be released in theatres on May 13.
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Downton Abbey: A New Era
The sequel of the Downton Abbey movie, Downton Abbey: A New Era will see the Crawley family going on a grand journey to the South of France to uncover the mystery of the dowager countess’ newly inherited villa. The Downton Abbey cast reprise their roles in this new story, which will hit theatres on May 20 and will be available to stream on Peacock on July 4.
Top Gun: Maverick
After several delays, Top Gun: Maverick is finally coming to theatres. Top Gun: Maverick reunites the audience with Pete “Maverick” Mitchell, played by Tom Cruise, who has purposely dodged an advancement in rank after thirty years of service. Tom Cruise’s new movie was originally going to be released in July 2019 and was delayed various times, but finally scheduled to release on May 27.