Here is a one-stop location for all the new movies release dates in 2022. Scroll on! It’s official: 2022 is the year of Hollywood blockbusters. In fact, we are halfway into the year and the new movie release dates just keep coming.
When talking about 2022’s upcoming movie releases, we cannot help but talk about the most anticipated sequels like Black Panther 2, Shazam! 2, Minions 2 as well as the most anticipated Avatar 2.
Apart from these, 2022 will be filled with horror releases like Halloween Ends, The Invitation, and Salem’s Lot, and action movies like Bullet Train along with dramas like Harry style’s Don’t Worry Darling, and Steven Spielberg’s The Fabelmans. 2022 will be huge for the big screen.
Secret Headquarters (August 12, 2022)
This movie will be a story of a kid who realizes he has a superhero’s secret headquarters right in his basement. Yes, superhero headquarters under his home! With cast members like Owen Wilson, Walker Scobell, Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams, Keith L. Williams, Momona Tamada, and Michael Peña, Secret Headquarters is all set to release on August 12, 2022, on Paramount+.
Day Shift (August 12, 2022)
Another movie that will release on the same date as Secret Headquarters is Day Shift. This J. J. Perry’s directorial debut is an American vampire action comedy film. With a star cast like Snoop Dogg, Jamie Foxx, Dave Franco, Natasha Liu Bordizzo, Meagan Good, Steve Howey, Karla Souza, and Scott Adkins this movie is all set to be released on August 12, 2022, by Netflix.
Samaritan (August 26, 2022)
August of 2022 is going to witness the release of Julius Avery’s Samaritan. This upcoming American superhero film starring Sylvester Stallone along with Javon Walton, Pilou Asbæk, Dascha Polanco, and Moises Arias will be released on August 26, 2022. The movie will be streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
The Woman King (September 16, 2022)
This upcoming American historical film is an epic creation by Gina Prince-Bythewood. Based on the real-life story of the Dahomey Amazons, which is an all-female military regiment based in the Kingdom of Dahomey. The movie is set to have one of the biggest premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2022. It will release in theatres on September 16, 2022, by Sony Pictures Releasing. With stars like stars Viola Davis, Thuso Mbedu, Lashana Lynch, Sheila Atim, Hero Fiennes Tiffin, and John Boyega, this movie will be a big hit.
Don’t Worry Darling (September 23, 2022)
Another upcoming American psychological thriller, you should be excited about is Olivia Wilde’s Don’t Worry Darling. The movie revolves around the story of a 1950s housewife who discovered a disturbing secret. With movie stars like Harry Styles, Florence Pugh, Olivia Wilde, Chris Pine, Gemma Chan, KiKi Layne, and Nick Kroll, this movie is all set to premiere at the 79th Venice International Film Festival. The movie will be released on September 23, 2022, by Warner Bros. Pictures.
Halloween Ends (October 14, 2022)
This upcoming American slasher by David Gordon Green is a sequel to Halloween Kills that was released in 2021. It’s one of the most awaited and the 13th installment in the Halloween film franchise. With stars like Jamie Lee Curtis, James J Courtney, Andi Matichak, Kyle Richards, and Will Patton, this movie is all set to be released on October 14, 2022, by Universal Pictures.
Black Adam (October 21, 2022)
Another highly awaited superhero film that will be released in October 2022 is DC’s, Black Adam. All the DC and Dwayne Johnson fans are incredibly excited for this upcoming American superhero film. Based on DC Comics this movie is all set to be distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. This film will be the 11th DCEU film and will be an interesting spin-off from Shazam! (2019.) With starts like Dwayne Johnson playing the role of Teth-Adam / Black Adam along with To all the boys I have loved before star Noah Centineo, Aldis Hodge, Bodhi Sabongui, Sarah Shahi, Marwan Kenzari, Quintessa Swindell, and Pierce Brosnan, Black Adam is will be released on October 21, 2022.
Ticket to Paradise [Cinemas] – (October 21, 2022)
Another Hollywood rom-com that is going to get a lot of attention in October of 2022 is Ticket to Paradise directed by Ol Parker. With big stars like George Clooney and Julia Roberts, this film will be released by Universal Pictures on October 21, 2022, in the United States.
Amsterdam (November 4, 2022)
This upcoming mystery comedy film is written, directed, and produced by David O. Russell. This movie features a string of star cast including Christian Bale, Margot Robbie, John Washington with Chris Rock, Taylor Swift, Anya Taylor-Joy, Rami Malek, Robert De Niro, Zoe Saldaña, Mike Myers, Timothy Olyphant, Andrea Riseborough, Michael Shannon, Matthias Schoenaerts, and Alessandro Nivola. All set to release on November 4, 2022, by 20th Century Studios, this romantic crime epic is about three friends that are caught up in a shocking but interesting secret plot.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (November 11, 2022)
One of the highly awaited marvel movie releases of 2022 is Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. This upcoming American superhero film is based on the Marvel Comics character called Black Panther. Exclusively produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, this movie is the sequel to 2018’s Black Panther. It is the thirteenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe also known as MCU. Directed by Ryan Coogler this movie features stars like Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Florence Kasumba, Dominique Thorne, Tenoch Huerta, Angela Bassett, Michaela Coel, and Martin Freeman. Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is expected to release on November 11, 2022.
Matilda (16 December 2022)
Matilda the Musical or Matilda is an upcoming musical comedy-drama based on the 1988 children’s novel by Roald Dahl also known as Matilda. This fantasy film was directed by Matthew Warchu and written by Dennis Kelly. With stars like Alisha Weir, Emma Thompson, Stephen Graham, Lashana Lynch, Andrea Riseborough, and Sindhu Vee star, this movie features a story of a young girl who has an extraordinary sharp mind and grand imagination.
Matilda is all set to have its world premiere at the BFI London Film Festival on the 5the of October 2022. It will be released on the 16th of December 2022 by Netflix.
Avatar 2 (December 16, 2022)
Avatar 2 or Avatar: The Way of Water is another American epic film everyone has been desperately waiting for. This science-fiction film directed by none other than James Cameron will be the second film in Cameron’s Avatar franchise. The first, Avatar was released in 2009. The old Cast members like Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldaña, Joel Moore, CCH Pounder, Giovanni Ribisi, Stephen Lang, and Matt Gerald will be seen again along with new cast members like Kate Winslet, Vin Diesel, Cliff Curtis, Jemaine Clement, Edie Falco, and Michelle Yeoh. Sigourney Weaver will also be seen but in a different role. The expected releases of Avatar 3 are in 2024, Avatar 4 in 2026, and Avatar 5 in 2028. While the film has been subjected to repeated delays, this time it is all set to release on December 16, 2022.
Shazam: Fury of the Gods (December 16, 2022)
Another strongly anticipated movie is DC’s Shazam! Fury of the Gods. This upcoming American superhero is based on the DC Comics character Shazam. Distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, this movie will be a sequel to Shazam! (2019.) It will be the 12th film in the DC Extended Universe also known as DCEU. Directed by David F. Sandberg this movie is all set to be released on December 21, 2022, in the US.
I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Dec. 23, 2022)
This upcoming American biographical musical drama is based on the life of American pop sensation Whitney Houston. Directed by Kasi Lemmons and starring Naomi Ackie, Ashton Sanders, and Stanley Tucci this movie will be released in the US on December 21, 2022, by Sony Pictures Releasing.
Babylon (Dec. 23, 2022)
This American drama film is written as well as directed by Damien Chazelle. It is a period film set in the 1920s right when Hollywood was experiencing the transition from silent films to talkies. With big stars like Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie, this film by Paramount Pictures will be released on December 25, 2022. 2022 will definitely have a Merry Christmas!