Looks like 2011 and 2012’s gonna be big on sequels.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
The end begins as Harry, Ron, and Hermione go back to Hogwarts to find and destroy Voldemort’s final horcruxes, but when Voldemort finds out about their mission, the biggest battle begins and life as they know it will never be the same again.
The eight and final entry in the Harry Potter film series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2, which was directed by David Yates, opens July 15, 2011 and will be available in 2D, 3D, and 3D IMAX — take your pick.
The Harry Potter series is the highest grossing film series of all time, with over 6 billion dollars in worldwide receipts.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2,” is the final adventure in the Harry Potter film series. The much-anticipated motion picture event is the second of two full-length parts. In the epic finale, the battle between the good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. The stakes have never been higher and no one is safe. But it is Harry Potter who may be called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice as he draws closer to the climactic showdown with Lord Voldemort. It all ends here.
Cars 2 (2011)
Cars 2 is a 2011 American computer-animated film produced by Pixar Animation Studios, and it is the sequel to the 2006 film, Cars. The film will be released in the United States on June 24, 2011 and the United Kingdom on July 22, 2011. The movie will be presented in Disney Digital 3D and IMAX 3D, as well as traditional two-dimensional and IMAX formats.
The previous part of Cars went on to gross $461,981,604 worldwide and $244,082,982 in the United States. It was the highest-grossing animated film of 2006 in the United States.
Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (also known as Transformers 3) is the 2011 film in the Transformers film series, directed by Michael Bay and produced by Steven Spielberg. It is the sequel to Transformers and Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and is scheduled for release on June 29, 2011. The film will be presented in regular 2D, Real D 3D and IMAX, featuring Dolby Surround 7.1 sound.
The Transformers films series has grossed over $1.5 billion dollars worldwide.
The Autobots learn of a Cybertronian spacecraft hidden on the Moon, and race against the Decepticons to reach it and to learn its secrets.
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (also known as Sherlock Holmes 2) is an upcoming 2011 action mystery film directed by Guy Ritchie and produced by Joel Silver, Lionel Wigram, Susan Downey and Dan Lin. It is a sequel to the 2009 film Sherlock Holmes based on the character of the same name created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The film is scheduled to be released December 16, 2011 in the United States and United Kingdom and December 25, 2011 in other countries.
The first part in the Sherlock Holmes films series has grossed $523,000,000 worldwide.
Sherlock Holmes and his sidekick Dr. Watson join forces to outwit and bring down their fiercest adversary, Professor Moriarty.
Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol (2011)
Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol (also known as Mission: Impossible IV) is an upcoming action film. It is the fourth film in the Mission: Impossible film series. It stars Tom Cruise, who reprises his role of IMF agent Ethan Hunt. The film is directed by Brad Bird. It is written by J. J. Abrams, André Nemec and Josh Appelbaum. It is produced by Abrams, Cruise and Paula Wagner. It will be released in the United States on December 16, 2011.
The Mission: Impossible action films series, which is based on the television series of the same name, has grossed $1,401,934,476 worldwide.
Synopsis has not been released yet.
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 (2011)
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, commonly referred to as Breaking Dawn, is an upcoming 2011/2012 two-part romantic-fantasy film directed by Bill Condon and based on the novel Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer. The two parts form the fourth and final installment in the popular The Twilight Saga series. Part 1 will be released on November 18, 2011, and Part 2 on November 16, 2012.
The Twilight Saga films series has grossed $1,792,300,241 worldwide.
In the highly anticipated next chapter of the blockbuster The Twilight Saga, the new found married bliss of Bella Swan (Kristen Stewart) and vampire Edward Cullen (Robert Pattinson) is cut short when a series of betrayals and misfortunes threatens to destroy their world.
After their wedding, Bella and Edward travel to Rio de Janeiro for their honeymoon, where they finally give in to their passions. Bella soon discovers she is pregnant, and during a nearly fatal childbirth, Edward finally fulfills her wish to become immortal.
But the arrival of their remarkable daughter, Renesmee, sets in motion a perilous chain of events that pits the Cullens and their allies against the Volturi, the fearsome council of vampire leaders, setting the stage for an all-out battle.
The suspenseful and deeply romantic Breaking Dawn continues the epic tale of supernatural fantasy and passionate love that has made The Twilight Saga a worldwide phenomenon.
Final Destination 5 (2011)
Final Destination 5 is an upcoming 2011 3D supernatural horror film written by Eric Heisserer and directed by Steven Quale. Final Destination 5 is the fifth installment to the Final Destination film franchise, which will star Nicholas D’Agosto, Emma Bell, Miles Fisher, Arlen Escarpeta, David Koechner and Tony Todd. Todd is the only returning cast member of the series. It is scheduled to be released on August 12, 2011 in Real D 3D.
The Final Destination series has grossed $612,192,996 worldwide.
Survivors of a suspension-bridge collapse learn there’s no way you can cheat Death.