Biggest Movie Sequels of 2024

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Biggest Movie Sequels of 2024

These highly anticipated movie sequels scheduled for release in 2024 are poised to become the most promising franchises of the decade. Released last weekend, Dune 2 smashed the box office by giving us the audience another memorable experience at the movies after Dune 1. The other cinematic offerings to come out in 2024 promise a diverse range of options for audiences, from beloved legacy sequels making a comeback to recent ones that did exceedingly well. Check them out below:

Joker: Folie a Deux
October 4
Sequel to: Joker
Folie à Deux delves into the complex relationship between Joaquin Phoenix's Arthur Fleck and Lady Gaga's Harley Quinn. Building upon the commercial triumph of Joker, this sequel expands on director Todd Philips' gritty portrayal of the most famous Batman villain’s origins. The film will be a musical, following Fleck's encounter with Harley Quinn in Arkham Asylum, hence the title's meaning of "madness for two."

Deadpool 3
July 26
Sequel to: Deadpool 2
With Hugh Jackman's Wolverine being welcomed into the Marvel Cenamtic Universe, Ryan Reynolds’ Deadpool 3 promises fresh storylines that showcase Jackman and Reynolds' comedic chemistry. Combined with its teased cameos and other yet-unknown additions to the MCU roster, Deadpool 3 is poised to be a major cinematic event in 2024.


Biggest Movie Sequels of 2024

Bad Boys 4
June 7
Sequel to: Bad Boys for Life
Lieutenants Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett, portrayed by Will Smith and Martin Lawrence, reunite for duty in Bad Boys 4. While no specific storyline has been disclosed, Eric Dane is set to portray the main antagonist, with details regarding his character's name and motives remaining under wraps.

Inside Out 2
Sequel to: Inside Out
One of the most complex films to come out of Pixar, Inside Out is returning with a teenage Riley and 27 new emotions. Fear, disgust and the hardest, anxiety join Riley’s team of feelings in this part. While the plot details remain undisclosed, Inside Out 2 will shift its focus to the complexities of teenage Riley's emotions, expanding beyond the adolescent themes of the first film.
Gladiator 2
November 22
Sequel to: Gladiator
Director Ridley Scott returns to helm the sequel to his critical and box office hit. It is a highly anticipated sequel which has been in the making for two decades. Gladiator 2 shifts its attention to Lucius, the nephew of Joaquin Phoenix's Commodus and a close companion of Russell Crowe's Maximus, who witnessed their fateful confrontation. Now an adult, driven to honor Maximus' memory, Lucius will be depicted 20 years older in Gladiator 2, with Paul Mescal taking on the role. Excitement mounts with Denzel Washington's addition to the cast as a vengeful former slave and affluent Roman. Noteworthy additions include Fred Hechinger as Emperor Geta, alongside the return of Collie Nielsen as Lucius' mother, Lucilla.

Words Hansika Lohani
Date 07.02.2024