For all you film junkies out there, here is the most up to date list of movie releases for 2023. They boast a wealth of variety. From explosive action, including beloved superhero titles, terrifying horrors and even a few prequels to some of our favourite franchises. So get your calendars at the ready because we are in for a full year of greatly anticipated movies!
Movie Releases January 2023
Babylon due for national release on January 6th 2023. After a limited Oscar friendly release due in December 2022, staring Brad Pitt, Olivia Wilde and Margot Robbie.
M3GAN, is a life-like doll programmed to emotionally interact with her newly orphaned niece, was created by a genius toy company roboticist using artificial intelligence. However, if the doll’s programming is too good, she becomes overprotective of her new buddy, which has terrifying consequences. Due to be released January 13th 2023.
Kraven The Hunter aka Sergei Kravinoff, a Russian immigrant, is on a mission to prove that he is the best hunter in the planet. His biggest achievement is to outperform Spider-Man. Due for release January 13th 2023 staring Aaron Taylor-Johnson.
The Last Voyage of the Demeter: January 27th 2023.
The Last Voyage of the Demeter. The story of the ill-fated cargo ship chartered to transport Count Dracula to London. The upcoming horror movie is an adaptation of “The Captain’s Log”, a chapter from the 1897 novel Dracula by Bram Stoker. Release scheduled for January 27th 2023.
February 2023 Releases
Knock At The Cabin: February 3rd 2023.
Knock At The Cabin is an apocalyptic horror movie written, directed and produced by M. Night Shyamalan, due for release on February 3rd 2023.
t’s All Coming Back To Me, is a romantic drama staring Sam Heughan and Priyanka Chopra alongside Celine Dion in the movie names after Celine’s 1996 chart topping hit single. Due for release February 10th 2023.
Ant-Man And The Wasp: Quantumania, staring Paul Rudd as the title character in this Marvel Universe production due for release on February 17th 2023.
Cocaine Bear is a thriller about massive black bear consumes the contents of a duffle bag full of cocaine thrown from an aeroplane by a local drug courier. Written by Jimmy Warden and directed by Elizabeth Banks with a scheduled release date of February 24th 2023.
Movie Releases March 2023
Dungeons & Dragons Honor Among Thieves, staring Chris Pine, Hugh Grant and Bridgeton’s Duke Regé-Jean Page. Due for release on March 3rd 2023. Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves is an upcoming American fantasy adventure film co-written and directed by Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley, based on the role-playing game, Dungeons & Dragons, and serves as a reboot to its film series.
Disneys reboot of The Haunted Mansion stars Rosario Dawson, Owen Wilson, Danny DeVito and Tiffany Haddish ready for national release on March 10th 2023. Haunted Mansion is an upcoming American supernatural horror comedy film directed by Justin Simien from a screenplay by Katie Dippold.
Aquaman And The Lost Kingdom will be released on March 17th 2023. Staring Jason Momoa as the hero himself and of course Amber Heard will be returning to her role of Mera in Aquaman. However it has been rumoured her screen time will now be edited down to a 10 minute appearance as fans have claimed they will not watch the film after Heard has received criticism related to her trial vs ex-husband Johnny Depp.
Keanu Reeves is returning as John Wick in the fourth chapter of the franchise set to be released on March 24th 2023.
Courtney Cox is set to be returning as Gale Weathers in Scream 6 coming March 31st 2023.
Movies Confirmed For April 2023
Super Mario Bros. Originally scheduled for release in 2022 the now long awaited animation was delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The star flooded movie has been rescheduled for release on April 7th 2023.
Heart Of A Lion is a biographic drama of the extraordinary life of George Forman, from Olympic Gold Medalist to World Heavyweight Champion, the Rumble in the Jungle fight with Muhammad Ali in Zaire, to finding his faith, retiring, and becoming a preacher. Staring Forest Whitaker coming April 7th 2023.
R.M. Renfield is a lunatic asylum inmate who is thought to be suffering from delusions but is actually a Dracula servant. Staring Nicolas Cage this horror will be released on April 14th 2023.
The English remake of director Yeon Sang-ho’s horror hit – ‘Train to Busan’ will be called ‘The Last Train To New York‘ and will hit theatres on April 21st 2023.
Movies Coming May 2023
More adventures with Chris Pratt as Peter Quill a.k.a. Star-Lord, Gamora, Groot and Drax The Destroyer. In Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol.3 coming May 5th 2023.
Fast X, coming May 19th 2023. Staring Aquaman legend Jason Momoa with Vin Diesel returning as Dominic Toretto.
Halle Bailey will star as Arial in Disney’s live reimagined version of The Little Mermaid. With Melissa McCarthy as Ursula the sea witch. Coming to theatres May 26th 2023.
Movies Coming In June 2023
Spider-Man Across The Spider-Verse Part One. Miles Morales returns for the next chapter of the Oscar®-winning Spider-Verse saga, an epic adventure that will transport Brooklyn’s full-time, friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man across the Multiverse to team up with Gwen Stacy and a new team of Spider-People to take on a villain more powerful than anything they have ever faced. Coming June 2nd 2023.
Transformers Rise Of The Beasts will take audiences on a ’90s globetrotting adventure and introduce the Maximals, Predacons, and Terrorcons to the existing battle on Earth between Autobots and Decepticons, returning to the action and spectacle that first captured moviegoers around the world 14 years ago with the original Transformers. Coming June 9th 2023.
Strays is a live action CGI hybrid about an abandoned dog, who teams up with other strays to get revenge on his former owner. Staring Will Farrell, Jamie Foxx and Isla Fisher. Due to be released June 9th 2023.
The Flash, It is thought to be based on the Flashpoint comic book storyline, in which Barry Allen (a.k.a. The Flash) awakens in an unrecognisable world. He no longer possesses superhuman speed, and the Justice League no longer exists. Staring Ben Affleck and Ezra Miller. Coming June 23rd 2023.
Indiana Jones 5: June 30th 2023.
Indiana Jones 5, Harrison Ford teams up with Simon Emanuel, Antonio Banderas and director Steven Spielberg to bring us another Indiana Jones adventure coming June 30th 2023.
July 2023 Movie Releases
A spin-off from Spider-Man centring around a clairvoyant mutant named Madame Web. With Dakota Johnson taking the staring role the Marvel Universe brings Madame Webb to theatres on July 7th 2023.
Mission Impossible – Dead Reckoning: Part 1: July 14th 2023.
Mission Impossible – Dead Reckoning: Part 1. Tom Cruise returns as Ethan Hunt in an all new seventh instalment of Mission Impossible. Coming July 14th 2023.
Barbie: July 21st 2023.
Barbie, coming July 21st 2023. Margot Robbie takes the leading role Barbie who lives in Barbie Land and then a story happens. Where she’s going by co-stars Ryan Gosling, Emma Mackey and Will Farrell.
Being Released on the same day Oppenheimer. A biographical drama based on the story of American scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer and his role in the development of the atomic bomb. Cillian Murphy as J. Robert Oppenheimer.
The Marvels, sequel of the 2019 title ‘Captain Marvel’. We can expect to see Captain Marvel, aka Carol Danvers, is an air force pilot whose DNA has been fused with that of an alien, granting her superhuman strength and the ability to fly. Coming July 28th 2023.
Movie Releases For August 2023
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Coming August 4th 2023, get for amazing adventures of four mutated turtles… Cowabunga!
Jason Statham is returning for ‘The Meg 2 – The Trench‘, the sequel to the 2018 giant shark movie ‘The MEG’. Coming August 4th 2023.
Blue Beetle is an upcoming superhero film based on the same-named DC Comics superhero. It will be released on August 18th 2023, as the fifteenth instalment in the DC Extended Universe.
September 2023 Movie Releases
Coming straight out the gate on September 1st 2023 is The Equaliser 3 with Denzel Washington bringing Robert McCall back to the big screen.
The next A Quiet Place movie ‘A Quiet World‘ will reportedly now release on September 22, 2023. It’s one of many Paramount date changes this week, as the pandemic continues to rage on.
Movie Releases For October 2023
Coming October 13th 2023 we have this horror sequel ‘The Exorcist‘ following the 1973 film about a 12-year-old girl who is possessed by a mysterious demonic entity, forcing her mother to seek the help of two priests to save her.
We can expect a similar story as a father (Leslie Odom Jr.) tracks down Chris MacNeil (Ellen Burstyn) after his child becomes possessed. Theres no coincidence that the release happens to be Friday the 13th.
One for the young of heart Paw Patrol The Mighty Movie coming October 13th 2023.
Dune 2, coming October 20th 2023. Duke Paul Atreides joins the Fremen and embarks on a spiritual and martial journey to become Muad’dib, all while attempting to prevent the terrible future he has witnessed: a Holy War in his name sweeping across the known universe.
November 2023 Releases
Ryan Reynolds, Steve Carell and John Krasinski team up for the new movie ‘I.F‘ aka ‘Imaginary Friends‘ about how a child can see and talk to people’s imaginary friends, befriending those that have been forgotten or discarded. Some imaginary friends turn to the dark side and become evil. Coming November 17th 2023.
Trolls 3 confirmed release date November 17th 2023.
The Hunger Games The Ballad Of Songbirds And Snakes: November 17th 2023.
The prequel to The Hunger Games franchise, The Hunger Games The Ballad Of Songbirds And Snakes. Follows the villain of the original series, President Snow in his teen years, when he’s tasked with mentoring a tribute from District 12. Coming out November 17th 2023.
December Movie Releases 2023
Wonka staring Timothee Chalamet, Rowan Atkinson and Olivia Colman. An origin story that explores the vivid, mythical beginnings of the imaginative young inventor and how Willy Wonka met the Oompa-Loompas before he becomes the renowned scrumdiddlyumptious Mozart of chocolate. Coming December 15th 2023.
The Tigers Apprentice – Tom Lee, a Chinese American adolescent, discovers he is descended from a long line of magical protectors known as the Guardians. Tom discovers that in order to stand a chance against the evil forces that threaten the world, he must first reunite the estranged Zodiac animal warriors as a unified team. Coming December 20th 2023.
Also being released on December 20th 2023 is ‘The Colour Purple‘ a multi-decade story about a black woman named Celie who grows up in poverty in the American South and faces harsh treatment from her stepfather, husband, and others in her life, putting her faith in God and humanity to the test.