2011 Movies: Sequels & Superheroes & Sparrow, Oh My! [VIDEO]
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Entertainment Weekly just came out with their preview of movies hitting theaters this year.
Which ones are you looking most forward to seeing?
Here are a select few along with their release dates:
- Arthur (April 8)-A rework of the classic ’81 hit which starred Dudley Moore. This time around it’s led by Russell Brand and Helen Mirren. But the more pressing question is, who will replace Christoper Cross singing the title song?
- Scream 4 (April 15)-After a 10-year hiatus, Wes Craven returns with Neve Campbell, Courtney Cox & David Arquette. Director Craven claims this twisty plot is a doozy.
- Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (May 20th)-Johnny Depp returns as Captain Jack Sparrow for the 4th installment of this Disney franchinse.
- Green Lantern (June 17)-EW Sexiest Man of the Year, Ryan Reynolds picks up the power ring as Hal Jordon to save Earth.
- Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows-Part 2 (July 15)-it’s all over but the crying as we visit Hogwarts one final time. This will be the first HP film that will be in 3D.
- Puss in Boots (November 4)-Shrek may have bowed out of the movie biz, but be on the lookout for his furry friend Puss to hit theaters, voiced by Antonio Banderas. Humpty Dumpty and Jack & Jill fill out the cast.
- Cars 2 (November 4)-This time around, Lightning McQueen, Mater and the gang get tangled in a spy mystery.
- The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn-Part 1 (November 18)-The final chapter of the Twilight saga broken into 2 parts. (Look for Part 2 in theaters in 2012).
- The Muppets (November 23)-Has it really been over 10 years since we have had the pleasure of the presence of Kermit, Gonzo, Miss Piggy and company? Star and co-writer Jason Segal teams with our favorite furry friends. Look for a long list of cameos including Jack Black and Ricky Gervais.