2021 movie releases: everything you need to know

While 2020 has been a year to forget, 2021 will surely be a year to remember. If you've been starved of big screen bonanzas, then we're here to whet your appetite with a blog round-up of incoming movies, divided by genre.

Hit the links below to get the lowdown on the all-important categories: comic book movies, family movies, action movies and horror movies. All bases are covered, from Marvel epics to animated adventures, boundary-pushing spectaculars to creepy chillers.

Your 2021 officially starts here. 


1. Comic book movies in 2021

The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) gets ready to move into Phase Four, while James Gunn reboots The Suicide Squad. All this and more is headed your way next year.

Discover the comic book movies releasing in 2021.

2. Family movies in 2021

From Disney-Pixar gems to nostalgic sequels to old classics, there's plenty of all-ages entertainment lurking just around the corner.

Discover the family movies releasing in 2021.


3. Action movies in 2021

Prepare to grip your seat and spill your popcorn as some of the biggest names in Hollywood, including Tom Cruise and Tom Holland, deliver crowd-pleasing thrill rides.

Discover the action movies releasing in 2021.


4. Horror movies in 2021

Hide behind your fingers (or your tub of popcorn if you prefer) as a raft of spine-tingling chillers make their way onto the big screen.

Discover the horror movies releasing in 2021.


5. Sci-fi movies in 2021 and 2022

Strange and wonderful new worlds open before our eyes in these upcoming science-fiction epics, which span earthbound locations to distant planets.

Find out more about sci-fi movies in 2021 and 2022.


What movies will you be prioritising in 2021? Let us know @Cineworld.