2022 Movie Release Dates: A Schedule of Films Coming This Year

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.


Searchlight Pictures

Nov. 2

  • The Monkey King: The Legend Begins

Nov. 4

  • Dear Zoe

Nov. 10

  • Falling for Christmas (Netflix)

Nov. 11

Nov. 16

  • The Wonder (Netflix)

Nov. 17

  • A Christmas Story Christmas (HBO Max)

Nov. 18

  • She Said

  • The Menu

  • Disenchanted (Disney+)

  • Spirited (Apple TV+)

  • The People We Hate at the Wedding (Prime Video)

Nov. 23

Nov. 24


The Cast of “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery” (Netflix)

Dec. 2

  • Women Talking

  • Violent Night

  • Scrooge: A Christmas Carol (Netflix)

Dec. 9

  • Empire of Light

  • The Whale

  • Emancipation (Apple TV+)

  • Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio (Netflix)

Dec. 14

  • A Man Called Otto

Dec. 16

Dec. 21

Dec. 23

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