2022 promises a bevy of new films headed our way, from blockbusters to indies to superhero sequels and beyond. As studios try to shake off the pandemic lull, buoyed by the success of films like “Spider-Man: No Way Home,” “Nope and “Top Gun: Maverick,” a significant number of new releases are due to hit theaters and streaming services later in 2022.
Below, we’ve rounded up a calendar of notable new release films for the entirety of 2022. These range from sequels (“Avatar 2”) to originals (“Strange World”) to prestige dramas (“The Fabelmans”), and this calendar will be updated frequently throughout the year to reflect the most current information. We have also denoted streaming releases where applicable.
Check out our list of 2022 movies below.
The Monkey King: The Legend Begins
Falling for Christmas (Netflix)
Armageddon Time (wide)
The Wonder (Netflix)
A Christmas Story Christmas (HBO Max)
Spirited (Apple TV+)
The People We Hate at the Wedding (Prime Video)
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery (limited one-week theatrical engagement)
Scrooge: A Christmas Carol (Netflix)
Empire of Light
Emancipation (Apple TV+)
Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio (Netflix)
A Man Called Otto
Bardo, False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths (Netflix)
I Wanna Dance With Somebody