Directed by: Andrea Berloff
Release Date: September 20, 2019
Synopsis: Set in 1970s Hell’s Kitchen, a group of wives take over for their gangster husbands’ rackets after the men are locked up in prison. Tiffany Haddish, Melissa McCarthy, and Elisabeth Moss star opposite Domhnall Gleeson, Common, and James Badge Dale in the crime drama.
Directed By: Greta Gerwig
Release Date: December 25, 2019
Synopsis: Talk about star power! Greta Gerwig reteams with her “Lady Bird” stars Saoirse Ronan and Timothee Chalamet, Laura Dern, Meryl Streep, Emma Watson, Chris Cooper and Florence Pugh in an adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s classic story “Little Women”. We’re already placing our bets that this one will factor into awards season.
‘Queen & Slim’
Directed by: Melina Matsoukas
Release Date: TBC Late 2019
Synopsis: You might not know the name Melina Matsoukas, but you definitely know her work. A prolific music video director who’s been behind the camera for Beyonce’s “Formation”, Rihanna’s “S&M”, Lady Gaga’s “Just dance” and videos by No Doubt, Kylie Minogue, Whitney Houston, Katy Perry and more, Matsoukas makes her feature film directorial debut with “Queen & Slim”. Featuring a screenplay by Lena Waithe, Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith stars as a couple’s whose first date takes an unexpected turn after they’re pulled over by cops.
Directed by: Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck
Release Date: November 22, 2019
Synopsis: Anna and Elsa return for the sequel to the Disney phenomenon “Frozen” featuring returning voice cast members Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad and Jonathan Groff along with new cast additions Evan Rachel Wood and Sterling K. Brown. Co-directing team Lee and Buck also helmed the 2013 original which is the second-highest grossing movie directed by a woman, just behind Patty Jenkins’ “Wonder Woman” – the sequel of which is due in 2020.
Directed by: Floria Sigismondi
Release Date: TBC Spring 2019
Synopsis: Canadian stars Mackenzie Davis and Finn Wolfhard star in this modern-take on Henry James’ classic thriller “The Turn Of The Screw” about a governess who is hired to look after two children after the death of their parents.
Directed by: Roxann Dawson
Release Date: April 17
Synopsis: “This Is Us” star Chrissy Metz stars as a mother whose 14-year-old is pronounced dead after drowning, only to have the boy wake up again after she loudly prays to bring him back to life in the operating room. Topher Grace and Josh Lucas co-star in the drama based on a true story.
Directed by: Elizabeth Banks
Release Date: November 1, 2019
Synopsis: Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott and Ella Balinska are the titular detective team in the reboot of “Charlie’s Angels” directed by Elizabeth Banks. Banks previously proved her box office power by directing “Pitch Perfect 2” which grossed over $183 million in North America ticket sales.
‘You Are My Friend’
Directed by: Marielle Heller
Release Date: October 18, 2019
Synopsis: “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” director Marielle Heller is at the helm of the Mr. Rogers biopic “You Are My Friend” with Tom Hanks taking on the role of the legendary children’s TV host.
Directed by: Tina Gordon Chism
Release Date: April 12, 2019
Synopsis: When the pressures of adulthood get to be too much to bear, a woman – played by “Insecure” star Issa Rae - gets the chance to relive the life of her younger self in the comedy “Little”.
Directed by: Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck
Release Date: March 8, 2019
Synopsis: Oscar winner Brie Larson is Carol Danvers aka Captain Marvel, one of the universe’s most-powerful heroes who is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. A slew of familiar faces and Marvel Cinematic Universe newcomers round out the cast, including Jude Law, Annette Bening, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Lee Pace, Clark Gregg, Gemma Chand and Djimon Hounsou.