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The Most Anticipated Movies of 2019, Ranked  

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June 1, 2018 238.4k votes 18.7k voters 260.8k views 100 items

Every year brings a plethora of new movies, and the most anticipated movies of 2019 are well on their way. From sequels to prequels, 2019 is sure to bring some great movies to the big screen, such as the next installment of everyone's favorite animation, Toy Story 4. As you can imagine, there are many upcoming superhero movies as well, such as the Avengers: Infinity War sequel and Captain Marvel

Of all the new movies coming out in 2019, Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is sure to be one of the more highly anticipated films. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, and Margot Robbie, the crime thriller is loosely based on the Manson Family murders. Other 2019 movies to watch for include Star Wars: Episode IX, M. Night Shyamalan's Glass, It: Chapter Two, Fast and Furious spinoff Hobbs and Shaw, and Detective Pikachu. Also, Disney's live-action remakes of Dumbo, Aladdin, and The Lion King are all being released in 2019.

Check out the full list of 2019 films below and vote up the ones you're most excited to see. You can also vote down any you think might flop, or you simply don't care about. 

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voting closed at #1 April 26

Rotten Tomatoes score: 95%, average score 8.3

Avengers: Endgame is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team, and the sequel to Avengers: Infinity War. After Thanos (Josh ...more
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September 6
It: Chapter Two is a 2019 American horror film directed by Andy Muschietti, based on the 1986 novel by Stephen King. 27 years later, the Losers Club have grown up and moved away, until a ...more
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December 20
Star Wars: Episode IX is a 2019 American epic space opera film directed by J. J. Abrams. The conclusion of the new 'Star Wars' trilogy.
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voting closed at #4 July 26

Rotten Tomatoes score: 89%, average score 8.1

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is a 2019 crime thriller film directed by Quentin Tarantino. A TV actor (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his stunt double (Brad Pitt) embark on an odyssey to make a name for ...more
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voting closed at #3 June 21

Rotten Tomatoes score: 98%, average score 8.4

Toy Story 4 is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated comedy-drama film directed by Josh Cooley. Woody (Tom Hanks) and the gang go on a search when Bo Peep (Annie Potts) goes missing.
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voting closed at #4 July 2

Rotten Tomatoes score: 92%, average score 7.5

Spider-Man: Far From Home is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Jon Watts, based on the Marvel Comics character. While on a vacation trip to Europe with his friends, Peter Parker is ...more
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October 4
Joker is a 2019 American crime drama film directed by Todd Phillips, based on the DC Comics character. In 1981, a failed stand-up comedian (Joaquin Phoenix) is driven insane, turning to a life ...more
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voting closed at #8 March 8

Rotten Tomatoes score: 80%, average score 6.8

Captain Marvel is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, based on the Marvel Comics character. In 1995, former U.S. Air Force fighter pilot Carol Danvers (Brie ...more
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voting closed at #10 July 19

Rotten Tomatoes score: 55%, average score 6.16

The Lion King is a 2019 American live-action epic musical drama film directed by Jon Favreau, and a remake of the 1994 animated film. When tragedy strikes home, Simba (Donald Glover) must step ...more
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October 11
Zombieland: Double Tap is a 2019 American post-apocalyptic horror comedy film directed by Ruben Fleischer, and a sequel to the 2009 film. Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson), Columbus (Jesse ...more
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voting closed at #12 May 17

Rotten Tomatoes score: 89%, average score 7.47

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum is a 2019 American neo-noir action thriller film directed by Chad Stahelski, and the third film in the John Wick series. Still on the run following his ...more
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voting closed at #3 January 18

Rotten Tomatoes score: 36%, average score 5.1

Glass is a 2019 American superhero horror-thriller film directed by M. Night Shyamalan. Security guard David Dunn (Bruce Willis) uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb ...more
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voting closed at #15 Chris Laferte added May 31

Rotten Tomatoes score: 39%, average score 5.04

Godzilla: King of the Monsters is a 2019 American monster film directed by Michael Dougherty. As the crypto-zoological agency Monarch faces off against god-sized monsters, the mighty Godzilla ...more
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voting closed at #13 April 5

Rotten Tomatoes score: 59%, average score 6.03

Pet Sematary is a 2019 American supernatural horror film directed by Kevin Kölsch and Dennis Widmyer, based on the novel by Stephen King. When his toddler son is killed in an auto accident, ...more
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voting closed at #17 June 7

Rotten Tomatoes score: 23%, average score 4.54

Dark Phoenix is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Simon Kinberg, based on the Marvel Comics characters. When a solar flare hits the X-Men during a rescue mission in space, Jean Grey ...more
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voting closed at #16 ShawnReynolds added August 9

Rotten Tomatoes score: 80%, average score 6.32

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is a 2019 American horror film directed by André Øvredal, based on the children's book series by Alvin Schwartz. A group of young teens attempt to ...more
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voting closed at #22 April 5

Rotten Tomatoes score: 91%, average score 7.29

Shazam! is a 2019 superhero film directed by David F. Sandberg, based on the DC Comics character. A boy (Asher Angel) is given the ability to become an adult superhero (Zachary Levi) in times of ...more
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voting closed at #19 June 14

Rotten Tomatoes score: 25%, average score 4.51

Men in Black International is a 2019 American science fiction action comedy film directed by F. Gary Gray, and a spin-off film in the Men in Black film series, based on the Malibu Marvel Comics ...more
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voting closed at #16 LuckyDarth123 added May 24

Rotten Tomatoes score: 60%, average score 5.83

Aladdin is a 2019 American musical romantic fantasy adventure film directed by Guy Ritchie, based on the Arab-style folktale. Smitten with the free-spirited Princess Jasmine (Naomi Scott), an ...more
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November 1
Terminator: Dark Fate is a 2019 American science fiction action film directed by Tim Miller, and the sixth film in the Terminator series.
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voting closed at #21 April 12

Rotten Tomatoes score: 15%, average score 3.61

Hellboy is a 2019 American supernatural superhero film directed by Neil Marshall. Hellboy (David Harbour) squares off against a medieval sorceress (Milla Jovovich) who seeks to destroy
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October 11
The Addams Family is a 2019 American 3D computer animated comedy film directed by Conrad Vernon and Greg Tiernan, based on the comics by Charles Addams. The Addams family's lives begin to ...more
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voting closed at #21 March 29

Rotten Tomatoes score 49%, average score 5.6

Dumbo is a 2019 American fantasy adventure film directed by Tim Burton, based on the story by Helen Aberson. Holt Farrier (Colin Farrell), a one-armed war veteran and former circus star, is ...more
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voting closed at #23 March 1

Rotten Tomatoes score: 91%, average score 7.1

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated action fantasy film directed by Dean DeBlois. As Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) fulfills his dream of creating a ...more
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voting closed at #28 May 10

Rotten Tomatoes score: 63%, average score 5.93

Detective Pikachu is a 2019 action mystery film directed by Rob Letterman, based on the video game. Despite not being as powerful and nimble as other Pikachu of his kind, a peculiar talking ...more