Every year for the last few years, I have shared with you all the upcoming movies for Walt Disney Studio. This year, it is an action-packed year and I cannot wait to share with you the 2020 Walt Disney Studio.
There are some amazing movies coming to the box office from Twentieth Century Fox, Pixar, Marvel Studios and Walt Disney Animation.
2020 Walt Disney Studio Movie Lineup
Disaster strikes more than six miles below the ocean surface when water crashes through the walls of a drilling station.
Led by their captain, the survivors realize that their only hope is to walk across the seafloor to reach the main part of the facility.
But the crew soon find themselves in a fight for their lives when they come under attack from mysterious and deadly creatures that no one has seen before.
Underwater is a 2020 American science fiction horror film directed by William Eubank and written by Brian Duffield and Adam Cozad. The film is produced by Chernin Entertainment and stars Kristen Stewart, Vincent Cassel, Jessica Henwick, John Gallagher Jr., Mamoudou Athie, and T.J. Miller.
In theaters: January 10th
The Call of the Wild
The Call of the Wild is an upcoming American adventure film based on the Jack London 1903 novel The Call of the Wild and the remake of Twentieth Century Pictures’ 1935 film of the same name.
Buck is a big-hearted dog whose blissful domestic life gets turned upside down when he is suddenly uprooted from his California home and transplanted to the exotic wilds of the Alaskan Yukon in the 1890s.
As the newest rookie on a mail-delivery dog sled team, Buck experiences the adventure of a lifetime as he ultimately finds his true place in the world.
In theaters February 21
Two teenage elf brothers, Ian and Barley Lightfoot go on a journey to discover if there is still a little magic left out there in order to spend one last day with their father, who died when they were too young to remember him.
Featuring the voices of Tom Holland and Chris Pratt as Ian and Barley.
In theaters March 6th
“Mulan” is the epic adventure of a fearless young woman who masquerades as a man to fight Northern Invaders attacking China. The eldest daughter of an honored warrior, Hua Mulan is spirited, determined and quick on her feet.
Mulan is an upcoming American epic action drama film directed by Niki Caro, with the screenplay by Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver, Lauren Hynek, and Elizabeth Martin, and produced by Walt Disney Pictures.
The film is based on the Chinese folklore “The Ballad of Mulan” and is a live-action adaptation of Disney’s 1998 animated film of the same name. The film stars Liu Yifei as the eponymous character, alongside Donnie Yen, Jason Scott Lee, Yoson An, Gong Li, and Jet Li in supporting roles.
In theaters March 27th
The New Mutants
Magik, Wolfsbane and other teenage mutants try to come to grips with their superpowers while staying at a secret facility.
Maisie Williams, Henry Zaga, Blu Hunt, Charlie Heaton and Anya Taylor-Joy in “The New Mutants.”
In theaters April 3
At birth, the Black Widow (aka Natasha Romanova) is given to the KGB, which grooms her to become its ultimate operative.
When the U.S.S.R. breaks up, the government tries to kill her as the action moves to present-day New York, where she is a freelance operative.
In theaters May 1
The Woman in the Window
Agoraphobic Dr. Anna Fox witnesses something she shouldn't while keeping tabs on the Russell family, the seemingly picture-perfect clan that lives across the way.
The Woman in the Window is an upcoming 2020 American psychological thriller film directed by Joe Wright, from a screenplay adapted by Tracy Letts, based on the 2018 novel of the same name by pseudonymous author A. J. Finn. Amy Adams in “The Woman In The Window.”
In theaters May 15
Artemis Fowl is a series of eight fantasy novels written by Irish author Eoin Colfer, featuring the criminal mastermind Artemis Fowl II.
The series has received positive critical reception and generated huge sales. It has also originated graphic novel adaptations.
Ferdia Shaw is Artemis Fowl in Disney’s ARTEMIS FOWL, an adventure directed by Kenneth Branagh that finds the 12-year old genius in a battle of strength and cunning against a powerful, hidden race of fairies.
In theaters May 29
Pixar Animation Studios will take you on a journey from the streets of New York City to the cosmic realms to discover the answers to life’s most important questions.
In Pixar Animation Studios’ upcoming feature film “Soul,” Joe Gardner is a middle-school band teacher whose true passion is playing jazz. A single unexpected step sends him to the cosmic realms where he finds the “You Seminar”—a fantastical place where Joe is forced to think again about what it truly means to have soul.
Jamie Foxx was tapped to voice Joe.
In theaters June 19
A bank teller called Guy realizes he is a background character in an open world video game called Free City that will soon go offline.
In theaters July 3
A film based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles, but with a supernatural element.
Dwayne Johnson as Frank and Emily Blunt as Lily.
In theaters July 24
The One and Only Ivan
Based on the true story of a uniquely-talented gorilla and the other animals who share a communal habitat at a suburban shopping mall, The One and Only Ivan is an unforgettable tale about the beauty of friendship, the power of visualization and the significance of the place we call home.
In theaters August 14
The Kings Man
One man must race against time to stop history's worst tyrants and criminal masterminds as they get together to plot a war that could wipe out millions of people and destroy humanity.
Harris Dickinson and Ralph Fiennes in “The King’s Man.”
In theaters September 18th
Death on the Nile
Detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of a young heiress aboard a cruise ship on the Nile River.
In theaters October 9
Everybody's Talking About Jamie
Everybody's Talking About Jamie is an upcoming British-American musical drama film, directed by Jonathan Butterell from a screenplay by Tom MacRae and Dan Gillespie Sells, based upon the musical of the same name.
It stars Max Harwood, Richard E. Grant, Sharon Horgan, Sarah Lancashire, and Shobna Gulati.
In theaters October 23
The Eternals is an upcoming American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics race of the same name. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is intended to be the twenty-fifth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
In theaters November 6
Deep Water is an upcoming psychological thriller film directed by Adrian Lyne, based on the novel of the same name by Patricia Highsmith, from a screenplay by Zach Helm and Sam Levinson.
In theaters November 13
Raya and the Last Dragon
Raya and the Last Dragon is an upcoming American animated fantasy film in production by Walt Disney Animation Studios.
The 59th film produced by the studio, it is directed by Paul Briggs and Dean Wellins, co-directed by John Ripa, with a screenplay by Adele Lim and stars the voices of Cassie Steele and Awkwafina.
In theaters November 25
The West Side Story
West Side Story is an upcoming 2020 American romantic musical film directed and co-produced by Steven Spielberg, with a screenplay by Tony Kushner.
The film stars Ansel Elgort and Rachel Zegler and is an adaptation of the Broadway musical of the same name by Arthur Laurents, Leonard Bernstein, and Stephen Sondheim.
In theaters December 18
2020 looks to be a great year for movies and I cannot wait to head out to my local theater and see these this year.
Which movie are you most excited about?