At the movie theater the other night, one couldn’t sneeze without hitting a standee for a comic based film. Red 2 here, Smurf 2 there. Here’s a list of upcoming comics movies:
Jun 14 Man of Steel
Jul 19 Red 2
Jul 26 The Wolverine
Jul 31 The Smurfs 2
Aug 2 2 Guns
Aug 16 Kick-Ass 2
Oct 4 Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
Oct 25 OldBoy
Nov 8 Thor: The Dark World
Throw in Iron Man 3 and that’s a real winger dinger of a year — 11 movies based on comics.
2014 will be comparatively light with a mere 8.
300: Rise of an Empire
Big Hero 6
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
X-Men: Days of Future Past
Guardians of the Galaxy
Which ones are you going to see?
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.