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Most Anticipated Movies - 2020

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Antlers (2020)
Points of anticipation: Yes, it's been delayed before, but that doesn't always mean it's not good. I want to see a horror movie directed by Scott Cooper and I really want to see that movie with Kerri Russell.


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People who added this item 17 Average listal rating (10 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 5.3
The Witches (2020)
Points of anticipation: The original was an odd one that I found myself watching multiple times as a kid. Now that I have a kid the same age I was when the first one came out... I'm hoping there will be similar results with this one. That was wordy, yes. Zemeckis is great, but needs a hit, this could maybe be it.


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People who added this item 42 Average listal rating (27 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7
Greyhound (2020)
Points of anticipation: Tom Hanks in a war film. I believe he wrote the screenplay, too.


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Points of anticipation: Will Ferrell starring in a singing competition movie? I'm all in. Plus, it will be cool to see Rachel McAdams in a comedic/singing role.


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Points of anticipation: The first movie was fun and the title to for this sequel shows it still plans to be fun, and with Salma Hayek possibly in the lead.


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Points of anticipation: Taylor Sheridan directing with an interesting cast (more so after watching Hoult in "The Great" and synopsis is interesting enough.


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The Last Duel (2021)
Points of anticipation: Ridley Scott passion project with a stellar cast, including Jodie Comer in a role that will see if she can impress outside of "Killing Eve"


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People who added this item 180 Average listal rating (80 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.7
Points of anticipation: The first two were mindless fun and this one shouldn't be any different. Smith and Lawrence have great chemistry, will they still have it?


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People who added this item 2 Average listal rating (1 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 7.4
Points of anticipation: Ronny Howard directing a documentary is usually a good thing. This looks to be an important one, hopefully it gains the attention it should. Hopefully it deserves the attention.


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Points of anticipation: Much like Woody Allen, Soderbergh is famous for a hit and then a miss. Let's hope this is a hit. He certainly has the cast for one.


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People who added this item 2 Average listal rating (1 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.1
Fireball (2020)
Points of anticipation: Herzog documentary about about meteors and comets and their influence on ancient religions and other cultural and physical impacts they've had on Earth.
Why wouldn't I watch that?


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Points of anticipation: Oliver Stone is in serious need of an awesome movie, like the ones he made in the 80s and 90s. The synopsis sounds like it could be one... get back there, Stone!


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People who added this item 17 Average listal rating (10 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 0
On the Rocks (2020)
Points of anticipation: Sofia Coppola teaming up with Bill Murray, hopefully it has similar success to "Lost in Translation".


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People who added this item 45 Average listal rating (3 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 0
Points of anticipation: It's rare to see a superhero sequel this high on my lists; but the first one was solid and Gadot is endlessly likable. Plus, the mid-80s is so hot right now.


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Points of anticipation: Tom McCarthy directing. Abigail Breslin accused of murder... Matt Damon is the rescuer this time around.


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People who added this item 30 Average listal rating (0 ratings) 0 IMDB Rating 0
Points of anticipation: In 2001 I would have had a hardy laugh if one were to tell me there would be 9 of these movies. That laugh would have been even hardier if one were to tell me I wanted to see it. But alas, here we are with cinema's most indelible guilty pleasure.


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Points of anticipation: This one has been on the docket for a while. I still don't much about it. Is it a movie, TV show? Limited series? I last heard it's a movie, hence why it's on the list. Ronny Howard's second spot on the list, with a solid cast and story is intriguing.


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People who added this item 4 Average listal rating (2 ratings) 5.5 IMDB Rating 6.9
Points of anticipation: Gaspar Noe. Let's see what fucked-up art he comes up with now...


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Points of anticipation: After a delay there is still a buzz about this title. Dynamic director, excellent cast, based off of popular book.


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Points of anticipation: Linklater. Interesting young cast.


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People who added this item 137 Average listal rating (96 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.9
The Gentlemen (2020)
Points of anticipation: Will Guy Ritchie finally get back to what made him a respected director, not a big-budget director? I think so. I'm going to see it this weekend...


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Points of anticipation: C'Mon C'Mon, it's Mike Mills, he's back! Plus, Phoenix coming off his Oscar Win.


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Points of anticipation: Tom Hanks and Paul Greengrass teaming up again.


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Points of anticipation: Loved the original. I think Murphy & Co could do some great things with this sequel. Murphy hasn't had a solid comedic in yeeeaaars.


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Points of anticipation: Taika Waititi is really killing it and his cast in this shows it. I always look forward to his creative blend of comedy styles.


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BIOS (2021)
Points of anticipation: Is that Tom Hanks again? Three Tom Hanks movies in one year? It might be too good to be true, perhaps one will get bumped to 2021. This looks like his most intriguing out of the three. Plus, "Game of Thrones'" Miguel Sapochnik will have an opportunity to prove himself outside of the show. I am thinking great results!


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People who added this item 14 Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
Points of anticipation: Well, it's a documentary about the Beastie Boys. Oh, AND Spike Jonze is directing? Say no more.


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Dune (2021)
Points of anticipation: Denis Villeneuve is directing. To say he is on a hot streak would be putting it mildly. I don't really care about the Dune story itself, but I have high hopes he can make it beautiful and interesting and the epic it, maybe, deserves.


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People who added this item 130 Average listal rating (100 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.5
Onward (2020)
Points of anticipation: Pixar, yes, but the weaker looking of the releasing this year. The trailer doesn't actually make it look great, but I'm sure it will at least be fun and hopefully pull some on-brand heart strings.


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People who added this item 10 Average listal rating (0 ratings) 0 IMDB Rating 0
Points of anticipation: Spielberg is directing, which seems strange, as it's a musical. I don't believe he has directed a musical. But hey, why shouldn't he experiment with new genres at his age?


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People who added this item 68 Average listal rating (46 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.4
Palm Springs (2020)
Points of anticipation: Lonely Island is all over this so it's guaranteed to be funny. A solid comedy is a rare commodity these days. This needs to work. It might, after all they broke a Sundance purchase record of $15 million.. and 69 cents.


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People who added this item 32 Average listal rating (1 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 0
Points of anticipation: Five years is a lot of time to wait for a new Bond. They have made a lot of good moves for this one, so let's hope it's an improvement over "Spectre".


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Points of anticipation: This looks like a pure fun, entertaining musical. Lin Manuel Miranda is heavily involved. It looks like it will hold up the quality from the Broadway production.


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Points of anticipation: Edgar Wright directing. Cool title, cool poster. It can't possibly suck.


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Soul (2020)
Points of anticipation: Pixar. Besides it seeming too similar to "Inside Out" this looks like a great crowd-pleaser from the studio. Plus, they're having it be more 'colorful', which is something the brand has notably lacked.


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People who added this item 99 Average listal rating (73 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 6.7
Points of anticipation: Charlie Fucking Kaufman writing and directing.


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Mank (2020)
Points of anticipation: Fincher finally back to movies. The story sounds awesome. I can't wait to see what he does with it.


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People who added this item 28 Average listal rating (19 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 8
Points of anticipation: Aaron-fucking-Sorkin writing and directing. Very interesting cast is joining him. This is a looooong awaited movie. I feel like it was a decade ago when I first heard about it. So, let's hope this is worth the wait!


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Points of anticipation: Wes.... Anderson. I'm a sucker for anything and all Wes.


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People who added this item 121 Average listal rating (75 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 8.2
Tenet (2020)
Points of anticipation: Chris-Goddam-Nolan. The guy loves a secret project. So I can't really tell you anything else about why I want to see it... oh yeah, John David Washington is a promising actor that has been killing it lately.


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This list was created by and in the opinion of Stephen H Koontz

Created January 2020
Updated

(with new trailers )

September 2020
Note for this update, though I won't be chaining any of the movies and their positions I will say the Covid-19 pandemic has certainly made this list quite a strange one, considering more than half of these will no longer be released in 2020. It looks like 2021's anticipated movies list will show some similarity...


Enjoy!


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