March 2023 will see the latest entry in the Creed film series, a new Ghostface killer, John Wick’s newest mission, a movie based on a game, and more.
If you’re a movie buff and always on the lookout for the latest cinematic releases, then you’re in luck! March 2023 is going to be an exciting time for all movie lovers, with some of the biggest and most anticipated movies of the year hitting the screens. From the newest installment of the Rocky series to a fresh take on a Stephen King classic, the return of Billy Batson and John Wick’s latest mission, and even an action-packed flick based on a popular video game, there’s something for everyone!
We’ve Compiled A List Of Movies That We Think You Should Keep An Eye Out For, But Here Are A Few Movies That We’re Particularly Excited About.
John Wick: Chapter 4 – March 24
The highly anticipated fourth installment of the John Wick movie series is set to hit the big screen on March 24th, and we couldn’t be more excited. Directed by Chad Stahelski, John Wick: Chapter 4 promises to be another heart-pumping thrill ride as we follow the journey of the infamous hitman John Wick (Keanu Reeves).
In this latest chapter, John will be battling to take down the High Table, but he must first face a new, formidable enemy who has powerful alliances across the globe, as well as old friends turned foes. The movie features an all-star cast including Donnie Yen, Bill Skarsgård, Laurence Fishburne, Scott Adkins, Clancy Brown, and Hiroyuki Sanada, ensuring that there will be no shortage of adrenaline-fueled action and suspense.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods – March 17
For all the superhero enthusiasts out there, get ready to be blown away by the upcoming movie Shazam! Fury of the Gods. Directed by David F. Sandberg, the film brings back our favorite hero Billy Batson/Shazam (played by Zachary Levi and Asher Angel) and his foster siblings Freddy, Eugene, and Darla, portrayed by Jack Dylan Grazer and Adam Brody, Ross Butler and Ian Chen, and Meagan Good and Faithe Herman, respectively.
In this new action-packed adventure, the team is forced to gear up once again to fight against the Daughters of Atlas, who aim to use a powerful weapon that could cause global destruction. Joining the already impressive cast are Rachel Zegler as Anthea, Lucy Liu as Kalypso, and Helen Mirren as Hespera, promising an all-star performance.
Murder Mystery 2 (2023)
Four years after solving their first murder mystery, Nick and Audrey Spitz (Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston) are now full-time detectives struggling to get their private eye agency off the ground when they’re invited to celebrate the wedding of their friend the Maharaja (Adeel Akhtar) on his private island. But trouble follows the Spitzes again when the groom is kidnapped for ransom soon after the festivities begin — making each glamorous guest, family member, and the bride herself a suspect.
MURDER MYSTERY 2 sends Nick and Audrey Spitz on a high-stakes case that finally gives them everything they’ve ever dreamed of: a shot at their detective agency finally becoming successful and their long-awaited trip to Paris. The film is directed by Jeremy Garelick and also stars Mark Strong, Mélanie Laurent, Jodie Turner-Smith, Kuhoo Verma, with John Kani, and Dany Boon.
Operation Fortune: Ruse de Guerre – March 3
Guy Ritchie’s latest film, “Operation Fortune: Ruse de Guerre,” is an action-packed spy comedy that centers on Orson Fortune, a highly skilled spy portrayed by Jason Statham. Fortune is tasked with halting the sale of dangerous weapons technology owned by the wealthy arms dealer Greg Simmonds, played by Hugh Grant.
With the help of some of the world’s most capable operatives, they recruit Hollywood star Danny Francesco (Josh Hartnett) to assist them in their quest to save the world. The film also features Aubrey Plaza, Cary Elwes, Eddie Marsan, and Bugzy Malone. “Operation Fortune: Ruse de Guerre” was released worldwide on January 4, 2023, and after its US release on March 3, it will be available digitally on Amazon Prime Video in the UK starting April 7.
Creed III – March 3
Still dominating the boxing world, Adonis Creed is thriving in his career and family life. When Damian, a childhood friend and former boxing prodigy resurfaces after serving time in prison, he’s eager to prove that he deserves his shot in the ring. The face-off between former friends is more than just a fight. To settle the score, Adonis must put his future on the line to battle Damian — a fighter who has nothing to lose.
Scream VI – March 10
Ghostface is back in Scream VI, and they are taking the murders outside Woodsboro one more time. Directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett, Scream VI follows the survivors of the latest Woodsboro massacre – Sam (Melissa Barrera), Tara (Jenna Ortega), Chad (Mason Gooding), and Mindy (Jasmin Savoy Bronw) – as they move to New York City to start a new chapter of their lives. However, they will be haunted by a new Ghostface killer, and the group will count on the help of two Scream legacy characters: Gale Weathers (Courteney Cox) and Kirby Reed (Hayden Panettiere). Also starring in Scream 6 are Jack Champion, Dermot Mulroney, Tony Revolori, and Samantha Weaving.
Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves – March 31
The famous tabletop role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons has made the jump to the big screen in Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves, directed by Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley. It follows Edgin the Bard (Chris Pine), a charming thief who along with a band of unlikely adventurers goes on an epic quest to retrieve a lost relic, but it all takes a turn when they clash with the wrong people. Also starring in Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves are Michelle Rodriguez, Regé-Jean Paget, Justice Smith, Sophia Lillis, Hugh Grant, Daisy Head, Chloe Coleman, and Jason Wong.
Moving On – March 17
Moving On is a comedy movie directed by Paul Weitz. Moving On follows Claire (Jane Fonda) and Evelyn (Lily Tomlin), two long-time friends who reconnect at a funeral, where they decide to take revenge on the widower (Malcolm McDowell), who wronged them many years ago. Also starring in Moving On are Richard Roundtree and Catherine Dent. Moving On premiered at the 2022 Toronto International Film Festival and it’s now ready to be released in cinemas.
Luther The Fallen Sun
Luther The Fallen Sun When it comes to detective shows, the series Luther was considered to be one of the most prestigious. While Luther has run its course with its 5 highly successful seasons, the titular character of Luther, played by Edris Alba returned in the form of a film in 2023, called Luther: The Fallen Sun. If you’re someone who enjoyed watching this series, then you’ll be glad to know the new film comes out on Netflix on March 10.
Chris Rock: Selective Outrage
The one-hour stand-up comedy special will make history at 8:30 AM IST, when Chris Rock will perform the first-ever Netflix global live-streamed event.
Survivalist sagas never go out of style. From the writer of A Quiet Place, 65 stars Adam Driver as pilot Mills, who after crashing on a planet realises that he’s actually on Earth, but 65 millions year ago. Alongside him, there’s one more survivor and they must stick together and fight against the familiar yet unknown terrain dotted by gigantic prehistoric creatures. The sci-fi thriller has been produced by Sam Raimi and also stars Ariana Greenblatt.
Other Movies Include
Friday, March 10, 2023
Champions – Rated PG-13 – Woody Harrelson, Ernie Hudson
Friday, March 17, 2023
Inside – Rated R – Willem Dafoe, Gene Bervoets
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Children of the Corn – Shudder Release – Rated R – Elena Kampouris, Kate Moyer
Friday, March 24, 2023
The Lost King – Rated PG-13 – Sally Hawkins, Shonagh Price
Friday, March 31, 2023
A Good Person – Wide Theatrical Release – Rated R – Florence Pugh, Morgan Freeman
Spinning Gold – Rated R – Peyton List, Michelle Monaghan
A Thousand and One – Rating TBD – Teyana Taylor, William Catlet