Want to know what are the names of the upcoming movies going to release in 2021? Then you are in the right place. We have gathered the list of the movies set to release in the next year 2021. Some films were set for this year however due to Covid 19 pandemic the date got postponed. So have a look at the different genres of movies that will give you a visual treat. There are few animated films, sequel films and other kinds of films on the list too. We have also added brief information about the movies that will stir your interest.
Table of Contents
- 2021 Movie Release Dates
- 1. Mortal Kombat
- 2. Cinderella
- 3. Antlers
- 4. Tom and Jerry
- 5. Raya and the Last Dragon
- 6. Morbius
- 7. F9
- 8. No Time To Die
- 9. A Quiet Place Part II
- 10. Black Widow
- 11. Godzilla vs. Kong
- 12. Sesame Street
- 13. The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It
- 14. Minions: The Rise of Gru
- 15. Space Jam 2
- 16. Jungle Cruise
- 17. The Suicide Squad
- 18. The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard
- 19. Dune
- 20. Mission: Impossible 7
2021 Movie Release Dates
Below is the mentioned list of 20+ upcoming new movies 2021 & relates dates.
- Mortal Kombat – January 15, 2021
- Cinderella – February 5, 2021
- Antlers – February 19, 2021
- Tom and Jerry – March 5, 2021
- Raya and the Last Dragon – March 12, 2021
- Morbius – March 19, 2021
- F9 – April 2, 2021
- No Time To Die – April 2, 2021
- A Quiet Place Part II – April 23, 2021
- Black Widow – May 7, 2021
- Godzilla vs. Kong – May 21, 2021
- Sesame Street – June 4, 2021
- The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It – June 4, 2021
- Minions: The Rise of Gru – July 2, 2021
- Space Jam 2 – July 16, 2021
- Jungle Cruise – July 30, 2021
- The Suicide Squad – August 6, 2021
- The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard – August 20, 2021
- Dune – October 1, 2021
- Mission: Impossible 7 – November 19, 2021
Let’s take a brief overview of all these upcoming movies in 2021.
1. Mortal Kombat
If you are a fan of Mortal Kombat then the news of its reboot would have made you ecstatic. The actors like Lewis Tan, Mechad Brooks, and Joe Taslim are part of the reboot. So it is going to be more action-packed than the previous films. The director of the film is Simon McQuoid, therefore, we are in for a visual treat. It will have everything which the previous movies missed so get ready to visit the fantasy world of martial arts. The film is going to release in January 15, 2021.
This is a new musical kind of Cinderella with the cast Idina Menzel and Camilla Cabello. So who would not want to listen to them sing? The director of this film is Kay Cannon and it is set for release on February 5, 2021. So we have to wait only for a few months to see the film.
This is one of the upcoming projects by M. Night Shyamalan. The film is set to release on February 19, 2021. It is a supernatural thriller film about a teacher and her sheriff brother who encounter mystery surrounding a boy. One student is hiding a dangerous secret in his attic that can kill the people of the town. So the teacher and the sheriff try to help the boy and solve the mystery.
4. Tom and Jerry
Our classic Tom and Jerry are going to come in an animated slash live-action film. The director of the film is Tim Story and the actors are Chloë Grace Moretz, Ken Jeong, Rob Delaney and more. The mouse Jerry moves in a hotel wedding function and the wedding planner brings in Tom to get rid of Jerry. But there is a big threat to the wedding which makes Tom and Jerry team up to stop it. It is going to release on March 5, 2021.
5. Raya and the Last Dragon
This is most talked about Disney film set to release on March 12, 2021. The directors of the film are Paul Briggs and Dean Wellins. The story is about a young warrior voiced by actress Cassie Steele who goes on a quest to find the last dragon voiced by Awkwafina. The film is going to be a great story of friendship and survival.
This film is about the story of the Marvel villain named Morbius. He is one of the enemies of Spiderman. The film is set to release on March 19, 2021, and the cast of the film include Jared Leto, Jared Harris, Adria Arjona and more. The director of the film is Daniel Espinosa. The story is about the villain who has a rare blood disease. He tries to find a cure for the disease however instead of getting well he changes into a vampire. Get ready to watch the story of this villain.
The Vin Diesel starer F9 will release on April 2, 2021. Some of the other great actors in the film are Charlize Theron, Tyrese Gibson, Michelle Rodriguez, John Cena and more. The family of Dom are going to meet a new villain in the film but this time it is his own Brother. Many old villains are also going to be back. The new film is going to be the best one in the franchise as excellent car stunts are waiting for us.
8. No Time To Die
This is the twenty-fifth film in the Bond Franchise going to release on April 2, 2021. It will be Daniel Craig’s fifth film as James Bond. Some of the actors will be back such as Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris, Ben Whishaw and Rory Kinnear. Rami Malek is going to play as the dangerous villain in the film. So get ready for some Bond action.
9. A Quiet Place Part II
The sequel for A Quiet Place will release on April 23, 2021, to spook us. It will show us the events after the first part of the film. We will get to see the Abbott family surviving in the world inhabited by creatures which will kill people if they make a sound. Moreover, the family will also meet new humans in the film. So get ready to stay quiet to watch the film.
10. Black Widow
This Marvel film will reveal to us the unknown life details of Black Widow Aka Natasha Romanoff. The film is set to release on May 7, 2021. Scarlett Johansson will reprise the role and the cast members Florence Pugh, David Harbour, and Rachel Weisz are going to join her. We can call this film a prequel because the film will show us the former years of the agent Romanoff.
11. Godzilla vs. Kong
The much-awaited showdown between the monsters Godzilla and Kong will release on May 21, 2021. Who will win the fight? We have to watch the film to know the end. The director of the film is Adam Wingard and the casts are Millie Bobby Brown, Kyle Chandler, Brian Tyree Henry and Rebecca Hall. So get ready to watch this film from Warner Bros’ MonsterVerse series.
12. Sesame Street
If you like Sesame Street then get ready to watch the film that will have Anne Hathaway in the lead role. The director of the film is Jonathan Krisel. We do not know the story but all the characters in Sesame Street will be part of the film. The release date of the film is June 4, 2021.
13. The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It
The Horror fanatics are waiting for the release of this film. It is set to release on June 4, 2021, and the actors like Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson will return as the popular paranormal investigators’ Ed and Lorraine Warren. This is the third chapter in the series that will show the real-life case of the couple involving a man who blames a demon for the crimes he commits. The director of this film is Michael Chaves.
14. Minions: The Rise of Gru
In the first film, we saw the Minions choosing little Gru as their leader. Now in this sequel, we will get to see how Gru grows up to become the supervillain. The film is set to release on July 2, 2021. The directors of this animated film are Kyle Balda, Brad Abelson and Pierre Coffin is going to voice little Gru.
15. Space Jam 2
LeBron James is going to act in the sequel of Space Jam. We are going to see our beloved Looney Tunes characters come to life in this film. It is set to release on July 16, 2021. We do not know the story however we can expect it to be interesting and funny. Don Cheadle is also going to play an important role in the film. So stay tuned.
16. Jungle Cruise
This film is a Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt starer set to release on July 30, 2021. The director of the film is Jaume Collet-Serra. The film inspired from Disney’s theme park attraction- Jungle Cruise. In the film, two characters get caught in a mysterious jungle where there is a hidden cure. The film will have a lot of action as well as adventure. The chemistry between Johnson and Blunt is also very good.
17. The Suicide Squad
This film is a follow up of 2016’s Suicide Squad. This film will right the wrongs in the first film. All major villains of the DC universe will play important roles in saving the world. Some of the cast members are Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Idris Elba and more. The director of the film is James Gunn and the film is set to release on August 6, 2021.
18. The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard
This film is set to release on August 20, 2021, with the cast members Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson and Salma Hayek in leading roles. The director of the film is Patrick Hughes. It is going to be even more interesting than the previous film 2017’s The Hitman’s Bodyguard.
This film adaptation of the book series is one of the much-awaited science fiction films. The story of the film is very promising and it is set to release on October 1, 2021. It also contains great casts such as Timothée Chalamet, Josh Brolin, Oscar Isaac, and Rebecca Ferguson. So stay tuned for the film that will take you to the future.
20. Mission: Impossible 7
Tom Cruize will be back as an IMF agent in this seventh part of the film series. Yes, he has done all the stunts in this film too. The director of the film is Christopher McQuarrie. The film is set to release on November 19, 2021. The regular actors in the franchise will reprise their roles in this film too.
These are the upcoming new films that will release in 2021. We have a good year ahead. So get ready for all the action, romance and horror stories.