2018 Movies The Most Anticipated Movies of Spring 2018  

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List Rules Only 2018 movies released from March 23 to May 31

The impressive roster of spring 2018 movies is filled with upcoming films fans have been anticipating for months and sometimes years. From the Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War to Solo: A Star Wars Story, this 2018 spring movies list will get you excited for the spring season. 

Sequels and new installments of successful franchises abound in spring 2018. Upcoming films include Pacific Rim: Uprising and Super Troopers 2. New films sure to garner critical acclaim include Steven Soderbergh's Unsane, Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One, and Wes Anderson's Isle of Dogs.

If you're looking for something kid friendly, plenty of new 2018 movies are animated features. New animated films include Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero, Duck Duck Goose, and Animal Crackers

Which film on this list of spring 2018 movies are you most excited about? Vote for your favorites below and add anything you feel is missing.

You can also find more movies on the most anticipated movies of spring 2019 list.

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voting closed at #1 May 18
Deadpool 2 is a 2018 American superhero film directed by David Leitch, based on the Marvel Comics character. Wade Wilson (Ryan Reynolds) forms his own team of mutants to stop mysterious ...more

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voting closed at #1 April 27
Avengers: Infinity War is a 2018 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo. Torn apart after the events of Captain America: Civil War, the Avengers join forces with the Guardians ...more

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voting closed at #4 April 20
Super Troopers 2 is a 2018 American crime comedy mystery film directed by Jay Chandrasekhar. When a border dispute arises between the U.S. and Canada, the Super Troopers are tasked with ...more

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voting closed at #4 May 25
This film is a 2018 American space Western film directed by Ron Howard. Before joining the Rebellion, a young Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) has adventures with his Wookiee partner Chewbacca, and ...more

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voting closed at #3 March 30

Rotten Tomatoes score: 75%

Ready Player One is a 2018 American science fiction adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg, based on the novel by Ernest Cline. Teenager Wade Owen Watts (Tye Sheridan), who frequents the ...more

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voting closed at #7 April 6
A Quiet Place is a 2018 American supernatural horror film directed by John Krasinski. A family living on a farm hides from a supernatural evil attracted to sound by avoiding making sound and ...more

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voting closed at #8 April 20
Rampage is a 2018 American action adventure monster film directed by Brad Peyton, loosely based on the video game series. When three animals are mutated into giant monsters, primatologist Davis ...more

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voting closed at #7 March 23

Rotten Tomatoes score: 45%

Pacific Rim Uprising is a 2018 American science fiction monster film directed by Steven S. DeKnight. Jake Pentecost (John Boyega), son of Stacker Pentecost, reunites with Mako Mori (Rinko ...more

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voting closed at #7 March 30

Rotten Tomatoes score: 47%

Mary Magdalene is a 2018 biblical drama film directed by Garth Davis. Constricted by the hierarchies of the day, Mary (Rooney Mara), a young woman in search of a new way of living, defies her ...more

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voting closed at #15 April 6
Blockers is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Kay Cannon. When three parents stumble upon their daughtersÂ’ pact to lose their virginity at prom, they launch a covert one-night operation to ...more

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voting closed at #9 March 23

Rotten Tomatoes score: 16%

Midnight Sun is a 2018 American romantic drama film directed by Scott Speer, based on the 2006 Japanese film. Sheltered since early childhood due to a rare disease, Katie Price (Bella Thorne) ...more

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voting closed at #13 Final Portrait March 23

Rotten Tomatoes score: 74%

Final Portrait is a 2017 British-American drama film directed by Stanley Tucci. In Paris 1964, famed painter Alberto Giacometti (Geoffrey Rush) asks James Lord (Armie Hammer), the American ...more

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voting closed at #13 March 30

Rotten Tomatoes score: 88%

Lean on Pete is a 2017 British drama film directed by Andrew Haigh, based on the novel by Willy Vlautin. A teenager (Charlie Plummer) gets a summer job working for a horse trainer and befriends ...more

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voting closed at #10 March 30

Rotten Tomatoes score: 15%

God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness is a 2018 Christian drama film directed by Michael Mason, and the third installment in the series. Pastor Dave (David A.R. White) responds to the unimaginable ...more

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voting closed at #17 March 23

Rotten Tomatoes score: 18%

Sherlock Gnomes is a 2018 British-American 3D computer-animated fantasy romantic comedy mystery film directed by John Stevenson. Gnomeo (James McAvoy) and Juliet (Emily Blunt) recruit detective ...more

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voting closed at #32 March 23

Rotten Tomatoes score: 78%

Unsane is a 2018 American psychological horror-thriller film directed by Steven Soderbergh. A young woman (Claire Foy) is involuntarily committed to a mental institution where she is then ...more

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voting closed at #22 March 30

Rotten Tomatoes score: 28%

Acrimony is a 2018 American psychological thriller film directed by Tyler Perry. Tired of standing by her devious husband (Lyriq Bent), a faithful wife (Taraji P. Henson) becomes enraged when it ...more

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voting closed at #26 April 6

Rotten Tomatoes score: 70%

Chappaquiddick is a 2017 American drama film directed by John Curran. In 1969, Senator Ted Kennedy (Jason Clarke) in Chappaquiddick drives his car into the water, killing his passenger (Kate ...more

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voting closed at #41 March 23

Rotten Tomatoes score: 92%

Isle of Dogs is a 2018 American stop-motion animated adventure film directed by Wes Anderson. In a dystopian future Japan in which dogs have been quarantined on a remote island, a boy ventures ...more

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voting closed at #25 March 30

Rotten Tomatoes score: 85%

Gemini is a 2017 American mystery thriller film directed by Aaron Katz. A heinous crime tests the complex relationship between a tenacious personal assistant (Lola Kirke) and her Hollywood ...more

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voting closed at #28 Best F(r)iends March 30
Best F(r)iends is a 2017 American black comedy directed by Justin MacGregor. When a drifter (Greg Sestero) is taken in by a peculiar mortician (Tommy Wiseau), the two hatch an underground ...more

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voting closed at #21 March 23

Rotten Tomatoes score: 81%

I Kill Giants is a 2018 American thriller film directed by Anders Walter, based on the comic book series by Joe Kelly. Barbara Thorson (Madison Wolfe) struggles through life by escaping into a ...more

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voting closed at #20 April 20
I Feel Pretty is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein. Upon waking up from a fall, the once-insecure Renee Barrett (Amy Schumer) now believes she is the most ...more

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voting closed at #38 March 28

Rotten Tomatoes score: 41%

Paul, Apostle of Christ is a 2018 biblical drama film directed by Andrew Hyatt. The story of Paul (James Faulkner), who started out as the most infamous persecutor of Christians to becoming ...more

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voting closed at #25 April 27
Kings is a 2017 romance film directed by Deniz Gamze Ergüven. A South Central recluse (Daniel Craig) helps a woman's working-class mother (Halle Berry) during the 1992 civil unrest in Los