Most Anticipated Movies of 2013
The Academy Awards red carpet is still at the dry cleaners yet movie buffs are looking forward to a number of highly anticipated films set for release this year, 2013. Oscar winners Jennifer Lawrence and fellow nominees Robert DeNiro, Bradley Cooper, George Clooney as well as Leonardo DiCaprio as “The Great Gatsby”are among the big names with new projects in the works. Some of the biggest from YahooMovies.
“Serena“: (Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper; Susan Bier d.): A period drama set in Depression-era North Carolina with Lawrence in the title role, as a barren timber baron’s wife.
“The Great Gatsby” (Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan; Baz Luhrmann d.) Aussie Luhrmann puts his florid touch on the F. Scott Fitzgerald classic about doomed romance and class differences in Long Island
“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” (Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson; Francis Lawrence d.) Katniss and Peeta return to play another round of the deadly games – and survive for the third and fourth installments of the popular series.
“The Monuments Men” (Daniel Craig, Matt Damon, George Clooney; Clooney d.) Between D-Day and V-E-Day, a task force of art historians and museum curators attempt to find and recover masterpieces from Nazis intent on destroying so-called “degenerate” art
“Captain Phillips” (Tom Hanks, Catherine Keener; Paul Greengrass d.): The ripped-from-the-headlines drama about the daring Navy SEAL rescue of the captain of the Maersk Alabama, held hostage by Somali pirates.
“Malavita” (Robert DeNiro, Tommy Lee Jones, Michelle Pfeiffer; Luc Besson d.) The Manzoni mafia clan relocates to Normandy under witness protection and still can’t play nice with others
via 20 for 2014: Upcoming Movies Most Likely to Be Oscar Contenders | Yahoo! Movies Oscars Blog – Yahoo! Movies.
I don’t see much in the way of comedy here but I think we can all rest assured that Will Farrell, Steve Carell and Seth McFarland will all have something in the works later this year. Here is the full list of upcoming, star-studded films.