The Most Anticipated Movies of July 2024

Farewell to the diverse array of movies that graced our screens in 2023, from superhero blockbusters to indie gems and everything in between. Now, say hello to the lineup for 2024, which promises another round of superhero adventures, sequels, remakes, biopics and even adaptations from Broadway musicals and video games.

Here are the most anticipated movies of July 2024.

‘Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F’ (Release Date: 3rd July)

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Given Eddie Murphy’s recent return to his iconic role in ‘Coming to America,’ it was only a matter of time before he revisited his best-known character. Detroit’s sharp-witted detective Axel Foley is back, taking on the glitzy streets of L.A. once more to investigate the death of an old friend.

Upon his return to the City of Angels, Axel discovers that corruption within the local police is more rampant than ever. Joining Murphy are Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Taylour Paige, and Kevin Bacon, along with familiar faces from the franchise, promising another exciting fish-out-of-water adventure.

‘Despicable Me 4’ (Release Date: 3rd July)

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In the quirky world of Gru and his unconventional family, a new chapter unfolds as Gru welcomes his mischievous son, Gru Jr., into the fold. Despite his father’s best efforts, Gru Jr. proves to be a playful thorn in Gru’s side. Yet, their idyllic routine takes a dramatic turn when notorious villain Maxime Le Mal breaks free from prison, setting his sights on vengeance against Gru.

As chaos ensues and family dynamics are put to the test, Gru must navigate the challenges of parenthood alongside the looming threat of Le Mal’s sinister plans, in a tale brimming with laughter, heart, and high-stakes adventure.

‘MaXXine’ (Release Date: 5th July)

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In the glittering world of 1980s Hollywood, Maxine Minx, a former adult film star turned aspiring actress, sees her chance for stardom finally materialize. Yet, as she navigates the cutthroat industry, a chilling shadow looms over Tinseltown: a string of grisly murders targeting young starlets.

Caught in the sinister web of this mysterious killer, Maxine must confront her dark secrets, fearing that the trail of bloodshed might unearth a past she’s fought to bury. As fame beckons amidst the city’s glitz and glamour, the price of success becomes steep and deadly in this gripping tale of ambition and peril.

Longlegs (Release Date: 12th July)

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FBI Agent Lee Harker thought she’d seen it all until she was handed an unsolved serial killer case that defies all logic. As she delves deeper, what starts as a routine investigation takes a chilling turn into the realm of the occult. Harker unearths eerie clues linking her past to the elusive killer, turning the pursuit intensely personal.

With time running out and the killer poised to strike again, Harker must navigate a treacherous path of dark secrets and sinister forces to bring justice and closure to the haunting case.

‘Twisters’ (Release Date: 19th July)

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Yes, it’s finally here – the long-awaited sequel to the 1996 disaster flick, featuring a fresh team of tornado chasers taking on nature’s fury with renewed vigour. Starring Glenn Powell, Daisy Edgar-Jones, Anthony Ramos, Maura Tierney, Kieran Shipka, Sasha Lane, Tunde Adebimpe of TV on the Radio fame, and Katy M. O’Brian, the cast promises a blend of talent and energy.

What sets this sequel apart is the directorial vision of Lee Isaac Chung, known for his acclaimed work on ‘Minari,’ hinting that this film aims beyond mere CGI spectacle, offering a deeper exploration into the storm-chasing saga.

‘Deadpool & Wolverine’ (Release Date: 26th July)

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The third ‘Deadpool’ movie is about to shake things up like never before. Ryan Reynolds’ irreverent Merc With a Mouth is set to crash into the Marvel Cinematic Universe alongside none other than Wolverine himself, with Hugh Jackman returning to don the adamantium claws for one last hurrah.

And that’s not all – Jennifer Garner is back in action as Elektra, bridging connections to the Daredevil franchise from years past. With this star-studded lineup, who needs a story? It’s superhero heaven, and the excitement is off the charts!