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The Most Anticipated Movies of December 2019  

Jason Bancroft
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List Rules Vote up the movies being released in December 2019 that you can't wait to see.

Each year, a variety of big films are released around the holidays, and this list of movies released in December 2019 includes some of the most anticipated films of the year. These movies coming out in December have the potential to be huge hits. Which movie are you most looking forward to seeing?

Good upcoming movies coming out in December 2019 include CatsJumanji: The Next Level, Little Women, and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Vote up the most exciting 2019 December movies. If there are any 2019 December releases you feel are missing, feel free to add them to the list. 

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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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Bombshell December 20
Bombshell is a 2019 American drama film directed by Jay Roach. Megyn Kelly (Charlize Theron), Gretchen Carlson (Nicole Kidman), and Kayla Pospisil (Margot Robbie) decide to take on Fox News boss ...more
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December 6
Playmobil: The Movie is a 2019 computer animated adventure comedy film directed by Lino DiSalvo, based on the German building toy. Marla (Anya Taylor-Joy) is forced to abandon her carefully ...more
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Cats December 20
Cats is a 2019 comedy-drama musical film directed by Tom Hooper. A tribe of cats called the Jellicles must decide yearly which one will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new ...more
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December 25
Just Mercy is a 2019 American biographical drama film directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, based on the memoir by Bryan Stevenson. A distinguished civil rights attorney, Bryan Stevenson (Michael ...more
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Little Women December 25
Little Women is a 2019 drama film directed by Greta Gerwig, based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott. Four sisters, Beth (Eliza Scanlen), Meg (Emma Watson), Jo (Saoirse Ronan), and Amy (Florence ...more
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December 13
Black Christmas is a 2019 American slasher film directed by Sophia Takal, based on the 1974 film of the same name. Sorority girls are going missing on the Hawthorne College campus as it is ...more
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December 13
6 Underground is a 2019 American action film directed by Michael Bay. 6 billionaires (Ryan Reynolds, Mélanie Laurent, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Adria Arjona, Corey Hawkins, Ben Hardy) form a ...more
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December 6
Portrait of a Lady on Fire (a.k.a. Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) is a 2019 French historical drama film directed by Céline Sciamma. A young female portrait painter (Noémie ...more
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December 6
Marriage Story is a 2019 American drama film directed by Noah Baumbach. A stage director (Adam Driver) and his actor wife (Scarlett Johansson) struggle through a grueling, coast-to-coast divorce ...more
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Richard Jewell December 13
Richard Jewell is a 2019 American drama film directed by Clint Eastwood, based on an article published by Vanity Fair in 1997. American security guard, Richard Jewell (Paul Walter Hauser), is ...more
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December 6
The Aeronauts is a 2019 independent biographical action-adventure film directed by Tom Harper. A Pilot (Felicity Jones) and scientist (Eddie Redmayne) find themselves in an epic fight for ...more
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December 8
A Million Little Pieces is a 2019 American drama film directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson, based on the book of the same name by James Frey. James Frey meets interesting people in a clinic, with whom ...more
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December 27
Clemency is a 2019 American drama film directed by Chinonye Chukwu. A Death Row prison warden, Bernadine Williams (Alfre Woodard) makes a connection to the prisoner she is sanctioned to
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December 1
After She Wakes is a 2019 American horror-thriller film directed by David Arthur Clark. After suffering a tragedy, a mother and daughter develop sleep disruptions that manifest themselves into ...more
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The Wolf Hour December 6
The Wolf Hour is a 2019 thriller drama film directed by Alistair Banks Griffin. A former counter-culture figure, June (Naomi Watts) in now a near shut-in living in her South Bronx apartment ...more
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December 25
Uncut Gems is a 2019 American crime drama film directed by Josh and Benny Safdie. Howard Ratner (Adam Sandler), a jewelry store owner and gambler, must find a way to pay off his debts before ...more
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December 6
Daniel Isn't Real is a 2019 American horror, thriller film directed by Adam Egypt Mortimer, based upon the novel In This Way I Was Saved by Brian DeLeeuw. Troubled college freshman Luke (Miles ...more
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December 25
1917 is a 2019 British war film directed by Sam Mendes. Two British soldiers are tasked with delivering a message to the frontlines and experience a particularly harrowing day during World War
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Little Joe December 6
Little Joe is a 2019 British-Austrian drama film directed by Jessica Hausner. Alice Woodard (Emily Beecham), a scientist, creates a genetically modified plant which seems to cause uncanny ...more
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The Banker December 6
The Banker is a 2019 American drama film written and directed by George Nolfi. Two African American entrepreneurs, Bernard Garrett (Anthony Mackie) and Joe Morris (Samuel L. Jackson) attempt to ...more
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December 13
A Hidden Life is a 2019 historical drama film written and directed by Terrence Malick. An Austrian farmer (August Diehl) refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II and is executed in 1943.
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December 25
Spies in Disguise is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated spy and buddy comedy film directed by Nick Bruno and Troy Quane.When an unexpected event puts the world in peril, Lance Sterling (Will ...more
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December 13
Jumanji: The Next Level is a 2019 American fantasy adventure comedy film directed by Jake Kasdan and a sequel of the 2017 film Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and the third installment in the ...more