2015 Summer Movies Worth Seeing


Image: Copyright Marvel/IMAX Corporation

1. Avengers: Age of Ultron

The Avengers are back, Tony Stark a.k.a Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Bruce Banner a.k.a. (Mark Ruffalo), Steve Rogers a.k.a Captain America (Chris Evans), Clint Barton a.k.a. Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner), and Natasha Romanoff a.k.a. Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), in this sequel to fight the villainous Ultron (voiced by James Spader) from enacting his terrible plans after Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program.

Opens May 1

2. Mad Max: Fury Road

In a post-apocalyptic world in which people fight to the death, Max (Tom Hardy) teams up with a fugitive imperator, Furiousa (Charlize Theron), and her band to try and survive and escape a savage warlord.

Opens May 15

3. Pitch Perfect 2

Directed by Elizabeth Banks, this sequel brings back Anna Kendrick as Beca and Rebel Wilson as Fat Amy. After a humiliating command performance at Lincoln Center, the Barden Bellas enter an international competition that no American Group has ever won in order to regain their status and right to perform.

Opens May 15

4. Disney’s Tomorrowland

A teenager bursting with scientific curiosity, Casey Newton (Britt Robertson), is bound by a shared destiny with a former boy-genius inventor named Frank Walker (George Clooney) to embark on a mission to unearth the secrets of a place somewhere in time and space that exists in their collective memory.

Opens May 22

5. Spy

Starring Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham, and Jude Law, this action-comedy follows a desk-bound CIA analyst who volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer and prevent diabolical global disaster.

Opens June 5

8. Mr. Holmes

Directed by Bill Condon, a long retired and near the end of his life Sherlock Holmes, played by Ian McKellen, looks back on his life and grapples with an unsolved case involving a beautiful woman that led to his retirement.

Opens July 17

9. Ant-Man

Armed with a super suit with an astonishing ability to shrink in size but increase in strength, con-man Scott Lang (Paul Rudd), must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.

Opens July 17

10.  Fantastic Four

Ten years after the first Fantastic Four movie, the franchise is getting a reboot. With director Josh Trank, four young scientists achieve superhuman abilities through a teleportation experiment gone haywire. Now, Mr. Fantastic (Miles Teller), the Invisible Woman (Kate Mara), The Thing (Jamie Bell), and The Human Torch (Michael B. Jordan), must use their new-found abilities to save the world from an uprising tyrant.

Opens August 7

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: