If nothing else, Annihilation will make sure that at least one genre movie passes the Bechdel Test in One of the virtues of the novel is how much terror it inspires with a near-total dearth of bombast, which suggests that the film could become a taut sci-fi—horror mash-up in the vein of Alien and The Thing. For his latest film, Christopher Nolan turns his attention to the Battle of Dunkirk, which saw thousands of British troops rescued from certain death in the early days of World War II. For the first time since , J. It follows the travails of a chatty asshole named Wilson as he goes on a rocky and obsessive journey to revisit his past, reuniting with his former wife Laura Dern as they undertake an ill-fated quest to retrieve their daughter newcomer Isabella Amara, also in the Spider-Man reboot. A woman is burglarized, then decides to take the investigation into her own hands. The monster movie — which was beleaguered by dangerous set conditions — is also a trial run for Chinese—American collaborations. Song to Song March 17 Formerly known as Weightless , Song to Song marks the fourth feature since for Terrence Malick, who made just five movies in the three decades between and No matter what happens, you have to applaud the studio for trying a new approach to the increasingly stale art of franchise development. With its cavalcade of stars Tom Hardy, Kenneth Branagh, Harry Styles and stiff-upper-lip attitude, Dunkirk seems like one of the few films on this list that could have conceivably come out in Can the Rock and Zac Efron flip a problematic premise around and somehow turn Baywatch into a feminist action film? If this new Mummy follows in the footsteps of Edge of Tomorrow or M: Luckily, Mitchell is not one to shrink from a challenge. Which is to say, this is the perfect time — and the perfect kid — to bring It back. Vox Lux TBD After putting together a solid acting career as the token American in movies by European auteurs, Brady Corbet got behind the camera for the first time last year.