2022 has seriously hit the Russian film market. It is unknown what will happen to the industry and production in the coming years. But this year promises to be an eventful year with plenty of successes: the return of Indiana Jones, a new phase of Marvel, the first movie ever shot in space, a Barbie romantic comedy and much, much more. Ekaterina Krayukhina shares a selection of the most anticipated films.
A young couple gets married and they finally decide to introduce themselves to their parents. At dinner, it turns out that the parents are not just acquaintances, but have many secrets both from each other and from the newlyweds. We will see Richard Gere, Emma Roberts and other stars on the screen.
From February 9
The end of the story of stripper Mike Lane. Set in Miami, Channing Tatum will be joined by Salma Hayek on screen, and the energetic dance will once again take center stage.
From February 9
The heroes will face another threat and go to the quantum world. The Ant-Man trique has a major role: The superhero blockbuster opens the fifth phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe while also introducing the franchise’s new central villain: Kang the Conqueror.
From February 17
Florian Zeller, director of Father, continues to explore family relationships with Anthony Hopkins. Peter (Hugh Jackman) is going through a strained relationship with a new partner and his young son. Things get complicated when his ex-wife (Laura Dern) shows up with their estranged teenage son Nicholas. Striving to be a good father, Peter tries to help him find happiness.
From February 23
The writers of A Quiet Place shot a fantastic action movie about astronaut Mills (Adam Driver), whose ship crashes on a nearby planet. It turns out that this is Earth, but 65 million years ago. Mills with a cannon will fight against the dinosaurs and will try to save the last surviving girl.
From March 10
NY. A heist doesn’t go as planned, and art thief Nemo (Willem Dafoe) finds himself locked in a luxury penthouse controlled by a smart home.
From March 10
Continuation of the action movie with Keanu Reeves. John Wick again will not share something with the highest level crime bosses, but there is a chance to survive and eliminate the target from his back: he must defeat the Marquis de Gramont (Bill Skarsgård).
From March 24
Renfield (Nicholas Hoult), faithful companion of Count Dracula (Nicolas Cage), tries to settle in New Orleans. He falls in love with a policewoman, but the old teacher doesn’t seem to be very happy with this union. A comic reinvention of Dracula.
From April 14
Director James Gunn says goodbye to a group of space misfits who have become family. Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) and company are embarking on their final journey, and by the looks of it, not all of them will make it to the end credits. After Guardians 3, Gunn will focus on running the DCEU.
Disney continues to translate iconic cartoons into feature films. The plot is the same: the little mermaid Ariel (Holly Bailey) falls in love with the prince and then makes a difficult decision. King Triton was played by Javier Bardem, and the witch Ursula was played by Melissa McCarthy.
Starting May 26
Pixar animated romantic comedy. The action takes place in a village where elementals live – representatives of one of the four elements. A fiery amber accidentally meets Wade Water, and opposites are known to attract.
From June 6
The fifth film about the legendary archaeologist played by Harrison Ford. The action takes place in 1969 at the height of the space race and the Cold War. Jones will fight former Nazis who now work for NASA. The main villain will be played by Mads Mikkelsen.
Starting June 30
A romantic comedy about Barbie, who goes into the real world and learns a lot about the imposed beauty standards. Margot Robbie plays Ken and Ryan Gosling plays Ken.
From July 21
A comedy about the life of the Moscow bohemia in the nineties. Sasha Gorchilin played the main character – a young director who shoots stylish music videos for stars. The heroes of the film have real prototypes.
As of January 5
“Quartet I” embarks on a new journey through the depths of the male subconscious. What are the men talking about this time? Of course, about the personal. Lyosha is trying to find out if there is such a thing as “female friendship”, Kamil discusses whether his best friend can be fired, Slava, a womanizer, remembers his first love (or was it her?), and Sasha reflects on the loss of her dad. .
From February 2
An environmental student meets the director of a construction company, Matvey (Alexander Petrov). The girl criticizes her project, but a wealthy man offers her a bet: if she agrees to spend seven romantic days with him, he’ll drop the idea of cutting down an old park.
From February 14
Historical drama about the trial of the Nazis. The film proves that love is the only thing that has saved the world from dehumanization at all times. The film starred Lyubov Aksenova, Evgeny Mironov, Sergey Bezrukov and others.
From February 23
The surgeon Zhenya has a month to prepare for a space flight and go to the ISS to save the astronaut. The first big movie shot in space. Actress Yulia Peresild and director Klim Shipenko prepared for the flight for a long time and spent almost two weeks in orbit.
From April 12