Hotly Anticipated Movies In The Pipeline for 2024

Did you know that Ireland has the highest rate of movie going in the entire EU?

We just love the shared experience of watching Hollywood blockbusters while chomping on the popcorn and Maltesers!

A movie that regularly pops up in personality profile Favorite Movie questions is among the sequels slated for next year, but you will have to wait nearly 12 months to see the silver screen debut of Kildare heart throb Paul Mescal.

Gladiator II

Ridley Scott’s Gladiator starring Russell Crowe wowed audiences when it was released and it has taken 24 years for the follow up!

Scheduled to opening in November 2024, legendary director Ridley Scott returns to direct

The story will reportedly revolve around a grown-up Lucius (played by Paul Mescal), who has become emperor, and will see the return of Connie Nielsen as Lucilla.

Is the trailer for this one as good as the original?

Let’s take a moment to remind ourselves about some of the great lines from the original.

Also worth throwing on when there are gaps in your festive viewing calendar!

One of the biggest movies of the year is surely set to be Back to The Future 4!

The band are back together with ex Spiderman Tom Holland being drafted in to star in the lead role ably supported by characters from the original including Michael J Fox.

Also in the mix amongst other big budget releases in the offing is Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim in which the voice of Virgin Media in Ireland and Succession star Brian Cox will star.

Spiderman, Sonic the Hedgehog and Planet of the Apes sequels are also in the mix but other than that it should be a good year for cinema!