After a painful halt to the release of most Hollywood movies due to the coronavirus pandemic, 2021 is set for a whole lot of adventures, actions and thrillers. Lots of action movies will be released this year, so let’s take a look at the must watch Hollywood action movies of 2021 and their release dates.
THE MATRIX 4
Previously scheduled to be released earlier, the matrix franchise rescheduled the release date to later this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Hollywood science fiction action movie directed by Lana Wachowski and Grant Hill is still yet to get a title but one thing is certain, it will be produced by Warner Bros. Pictures, Silver pictures, and Keanu Reeves (Neo), Carrie-Anne Moss (trinity), Neil Patrick (Harris), Pinkett Smith (Niobe) as well as Jessica Henwick will all feature for the movie.
Matrix has never cease to surprise its audience with its crazy mouthwatering stunts and dramatic scenes and this fourth sequel won’t be any different.
Previously titled “The Longest Night” is a Hollywood thriller movie. It is set to be released April 16, 2021 in the United States and then April 23 in other parts of the world, with notable casts such as Morgan Freeman who plays the role of a retired police commissioner and Ruby Rose who features as his Caretaker.
Snippets of the movie courtesy of the trailer shows just how interesting the movie is going to be.
Another franchise promising a new sequel titled “Let there be Carnage”. The last release of the franchise made fans longing for more screen time, the new sequel is set to be released later this year.
Venom has gradually developed into a superhero character as is the characteristics of almost all Marvel Comics productions.
Mortal Kombat simply called MKO is going to be released this April, the action-fantasy movie boasts a lot of one on one thrilling and breath taking combat scenes. MKO is a must watch for every movie lover.
MISSION IMPOSSIBLE 7
To many, mission impossible has just three release, but no it’s quite more than that. This year sees the release of the seventh sequel of the movie, which means we’ll be enjoying the twists and turns of Tom Cruise once again.
Mission Impossible 7 will be released early in November.
WRATH OF MAN
Any movie featuring Jason Statham is never going to be a disappointing one. Wrath of Man is an action-thriller kind of movie which spans for nearly two hours.
Notable casts of the movie include Scott Eastwood (Tom), Laz Alonso (Carlos), Holt McCallany (Bullet), Jeffrey Donovan and American rapper Post Malone.
After so many years, one of the scariest Hollywood movie decides to knock on our door and offer us the gift of sleepless night and bad dreams once more with a sequel titled “The Devil Made Me Do It”. It is said to be released the 27th of May.
FAST AND FURIOUS
Despite the fall out between Dwayne Johnson and Vin Diesel the media franchise continues with its 9th release “Furious 9”. The fast and the furious 9 sees the addition of WWE Superstar John Cena (Jakob Toretto) as brother to Vin Diesel (Dominic Torretto). Initial release date is 1st of April.
It is not all the time we see a woman deputize as a heroic figure. Scarlett Johansson earns a standalone spinoff from the Marvel Cinematic Universe after a thrilling action-packed Avengers: Endgame. The release date for Black Widow is not yet certain but definitely won’t linger to next year.
SPIDER MAN: NO WAY HOME
There will be a new sequel of spider man, which means we’ll be seeing our friendly neighborhood Peter Parker on the big screen again.
The new sequel titled “No way Home” will be released late this year.
It’s been a really long time since we last saw “Resident Evil” on the big screen.
Fans all over the world thought that the last release titled “The Final Chapter” was the last of the franchise, only for the Director; Johannes Roberts to announce a new sequel.
This September there will be a new release titled “Welcome to Racoon City” and is set to blow your mind.
ARMY OF THE DEAD
A horror action kind of movie directed by the noble Justice League director: Zack Snyder, it involves the likes of WWE superstar Dave Bautista (Scott), Huma Qureshi (Geeta), Ella Purnell (Kate), Omari Hardwick (Vanderohe) and a host of other top Hollywood actors.
Army of the dead will be released just a week before children’s day on the 21st of May.
THE HITMAN’S WIFE’S BODYGUARD
Sequel to “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” in which Ryan Reynolds (Micheal Bryce) and Samuel L. Jackson (Darius Kincaid) rescued the Hitman, this time around they both team up again to rescue the The Hitman’s Wife.
The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard will be released later in June.
SUICIDE SQUAD 2
WWE superstar John Cena is gradually making waves for himself in Hollywood following the footsteps of Dave Bautista and Dwayne Johnson (The Rock).
He once again lands a super role in this action – adventure second release of suicide squad.
According to the director: James Gunn, the suicide squad 2 will be released on the 4th of August.
NO TIME TO DIE
It must have taken quite a while since your lips last spit the name “James Bond”. No time to die is an action – adventure movie starring Daniel Craig as James Bond and a host of ladies like Lea Seydoux (Swann), Ana de Armas (Paloma), Naomie Harris (Miss Money), Brigitte Millar as well as Lashana Lynch (Nomi) among others.
No time to die will be released early in October.
THE KING’S MAN
Starring Taron Egerton (Eggsy), Liam Neeson (Herbert Kitcherener), Stanley Tucci (Merlin), Aaron Taylor (Lee Unwin), Gemma Arterton (Polly), Djimon Hounsou (Shola) and a host of others. The King’s man notable absentee would be Samuel L. Jackson.
The two hour blockbuster movie will be released late in December before the Holidays.
With this magnitude of movies hitting the soon, all I can say is “Brace for impact”. You definitely want to miss this movies.