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These are the 7 Most Awaited Movies of 2022

With a new year just around the corner, expectations continue to rise with the arrival of the most awaited movies of 2022.

Still from the films 'Scream', 'Uncharted' and 'Lightyear'

Sequels of famous sagas, new adventures for some superheroes, as well as productions full of action and adventure will be the basis of a full schedule of important appointments in theaters. Photo: YT-Paramount, YT-Play Station, YT-Disney Studios

LatinAmerican Post | Yolanda González Madrid

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Nostalgia is present at this time because a year that was loaded with great stories on the big screen is ending. However, we are more than sure that 2022 will be packed with the most anticipated film releases by moviegoers and that is to be appreciated. Sequels to famous sagas, new adventures for some superheroes, as well as action-packed productions will be the basis of a full schedule of important appointments in movie theaters or on streaming platforms.

As a small preview of what is to come, in LatinAmerican Post we present you a list of 7 productions that you surely will not want to miss next year. Which of these is the most awaited by you?

Scream

For fans of the slasher genre, one of the most successful sagas of the nineties returns. This is the fifth installment in the Scream saga, which will serve as a direct sequel to Scream 4 from 2011. The plot will return to Woodsboro, where a murder spree will bring Ghostface (or at least one impersonator) back to resurrect secrets. of the deadly past of the city. Best of all, Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette and Roger L. Jackson will once again play their iconic characters.

Release date: January 14.

Morbius

With the intention of expanding the Spiderman universe, Sony will introduce a new character who has already given much to talk about. Michael Morbius is a scientist who, after suffering from a rare blood disease, tries to find a dangerous cure that ends up turning him into a kind of vampire. This antagonist will be played by Jared Leto and will be part of that same time line where Venom also lives.

Release date: January 28.

Moonfall

Waiting for a new world catastrophe that will destroy humanity? Director Roland Emmerich is an expert in showing us these stories and by 2022 he will show us how the moon will be the threat to our planet as it leaves its orbit and goes directly to Earth. The cast will be in charge of Halle Berry, Patrick Wilson, Donald Sutherland, Michael Peña, Charlie Plummer, among others.

Release date: February 4.

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Uncharted

One of the most famous video games of recent years will finally arrive on the screen from Sony Pictures. Tom Holland, Mark Wahlberg and Antonio Banderas will bring to life an action-adventure-filled story in the very style of Indiana Jones. For those unfamiliar with the plot, Nathan Drake is a treasure hunter with a great nose for tracking down relics and great lost fortunes who will meet Victor Sullivan on his way. It is worth mentioning that this film will not follow the stories of the video game.

Release date: February 11.

The Batman

The superhero with the most appearances on the big screen will return in a new adaptation. For this occasion, the director will be Matt Reeves and he will show us a Batman younger and darker than his previous versions, which will seek to eliminate the existing corruption in Gotham City, explore the link with his family, and face a murderer known as the Riddle. Robert Pattinson will put on the cape and the suit and will also be joined by Colin Farrell, Andy Serkis, Jeffrey Wright and Zoë Kravitz.

Release date: March 4.

Jurassic World: Dominion

The Jurassic Park franchise, which began in the 1990s, will have a new movie by 2022 that aims to be one of the biggest events in the film industry. The characters of Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard will return again, but best of all will be the appearance of the original characters of Sam Neill, Laura Dern and Jeff Goldblum. Although Universal has not given an official synopsis, everything indicates that we will see a world in coexistence with dinosaurs.

Release date: June 10.

Lightyear

For the little ones - and the not so little ones - an adventure out of this world will come from the hand of Disney Pixar. This film will tell us about the beginnings of Buzz, one of the most beloved toys in the "Toy Story" saga and who ultimately won a generation of fans for his charisma. With the voice of Chris Evans as the protagonist, this spin-off promises to be one of the most anticipated productions in terms of animated films.

Release date: June 17.