It may be somewhat hard to believe that we are just a few days away from the new year. 2016 has indeed been a glorious year at the movies. It gave us some really awe-inspiring superhero films.
Some of these include Deadpool, Captain America: Civil War, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and X-Men: Apocalypse. A year of superheroes, truly!
Just in case you're wondering, 2017 will be no different. There are about eight superhero movies scheduled for release next year. Want to know what they are? We have compiled a list of superhero movies we are looking forward to watch.
The Lego Batman Movie
Star cast: Will Arnett, Rosario Dawson, Zach Galifianakis
Director: Chris McKay
Star cast: Hugh Jackman, Doris Margado, Boyd Holbrook
Director: James Mangold
Intended to be the tenth installment of the X-Men series, this film is about Professor Charles Xavier and Logan who have to cope with the loss of the X-Men, when a corporation led by Nathaniel Essex is destroying the world. He must be defeated with the help of a young girl, Laura Kinney.
Star cast: Elizabeth Banks, Bryan Cranston
Director: Dean Israelite
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Star cast: Sylvester Stallone, Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel
Director: James Gunn
Star cast: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Geoff Johns
Director: Patty Jenkins
Based on the DC Comics character of the same name, Wonder Woman is the fourth installment in the DC Extended Universe.
The film is about an Amazonian princess who sets out to explore the world and in turn lands up becoming one of the greatest heroines the world has ever seen.
Star cast: Tom Holland, Robert Downey Jr.
Director: Jon Watts
Star cast: Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Amy Adams
Director: Zack Snyder
Star cast: Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Idris Elba
Director: Taika Waititi
Thor: Ragnarok is intended to be the next in the series after Thor (2011) and Thor: The Dark World (2013). It is based on the Ragnarok story where Asgard is doomed and Thor must fight to stop it from happening.
Which one are you looking forward to? Comment below!