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Published on:29 JANUARY 2020

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The end credits may have rolled on the last cinematic year but there are plenty more big films to catch in 2020.

And at the Vue cinema at Festival Place, you can settle down and put your feet up in style with a padded leather reclining seat.

From the much-anticipated new James Bond and Top Gun films to Black Widow and The Eternals from Marvel, 2020 is going to be full of Box Office big hitters.

Here’s our calendar of films to watch between now and the summer:

January: The Gentlemen

Directed by Guy Ritchie and starring Matthew McConaughey, Hugh Grant, Colin Farrell, Michelle Dockery and Charlie Hunnam, this British gangster tale sees American expat Matthew McConaughey relinquishing control of his empire leaving a criminal free-for-all for his territory. At Vue cinema now.

Honourable mentions: 1917, JoJo Rabbit, Bad Boys for Life, The Personal History of David Copperfield, Bombshell, A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood

February: Dolittle

Robert Downey Jr stars as the doctor that can talk to the animals – most of whom may sound familiar. The voice talent comes from a host of stars including Emma Thompson, Rami Malek, Tom Holland, Ralph Fiennes and Selena Gomez. Release date February 7.

Honourable mentions: The King’s Man, Sonic the Hedgehog, Fantasy Island, Birds of Prey.

March: Onward

Marvel favourites Tom Holland and Chris Pratt lend their voices to Pixar’s fantasy adventure about a pair of elf brothers who set off on a road trip to discover if there is any real magic left in the in the word. Release date March 6.

Honourable mentions: Mulan, A Quiet Place 2

April: No Time to Die

At last! The new James Bond film sees the return of Bond’s arch enemy Blofeld (Christoph Waltz), and introduces us to new villain Safin, played by Rami Malek. Ralph Fiennes, Ben Wishaw, Rory Kinnear, Madeleine Swann and Naomie Harris are all back in their familiar roles, and we can’t wait to catch up with them all again. Release date April 3.

Honourable mentions: The New Mutants

May: Black Widow

Scarlett Johansson’s superspy is given her own movie with Black Widow, which tells you everything you need to know about the mysterious Natasha Romanov. Release date May 1.

Honourable mentions: Fast & Furious 9, Artemis Fowl

June: Wonder Woman 1984

Gal Gadot is back for her second outing as Amazonian superhero Diana Prince, who comes up against a new enemy 70 years after the events of the first film. Release date June 5.

Honourable mentions: Candyman

July: Top Gun: Maverick

Back in the cockpit 34 years after the original, Tom Cruise’s Maverick once again takes to the skies with old rival Iceman (Val Kilmer). Release date July 17.

Honourable mentions: Tenet, Ghostbusters: Afterlife, Morbius, Jungle Cruise

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