The List of All The DC Films that are Expected to Release in the Coming Years
Last Updated on April 24, 2021 by
If you’re a DC fan, You’re in for a great treat, as some truly brilliant content is coming your way. This is a must-have list for a DC enthusiast. If you’re aware of DC trends, you’d know they’re not making more than two movies in a year.
However, DC expected to release these comic-based movies in 2021. Isn’t it exciting? Today we will discuss the DC films going to be released in the coming year 2021, for which you have been eagerly waiting.
The List of All The DC Films that are Expected to Release in 2021
So here is the list of all the upcoming DC movies that are expected to release in 2021.
Justice League: The Snyder Cut
Zack Snyder’s Justice League, commonly known as the “Snyder Cut,” is the upcoming film of the 2017 American superhero film Justice League. This is the fifth movie of the DC Extended Universe (DCEU) focused on the DC Comics superhero team of the same name.
Same as the theatre debut, the Justice League of Zack Snyder tracks the Justice League—Batman (Ben Affleck), Superman (Henry Cavill), Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), Flash (Ezra Miller), Aquaman (Jason Momoa), and Cyborg (Ray Fisher)—as they work to save the planet from the devastating invasion of Steppenwolf (Ciarán Hinds) and his Parademon army.
Being one of the most awaited movies, it definitely tops the upcoming DC movies coming year. Fans can watch this on HBO Max’s online streaming platform, for which they are really excited.
Nothing has been decided about the format, maybe a four-hour movie, or as a series with four episodes each.
The Suicide Squad
Suicide Squad is an upcoming American superhero movie based on the Suicide Squad’s DC Comics antihero unit. The film is produced by DC Films, Atlas Entertainment, and The Safran Corporation and distributed by Warner Bros.
The film is written and directed by James Gunna. The cast consists of Margot Robbie, Idris Elba, John Cena, Joel Kinnaman, Peter Capaldi, Sylvester Stallone, and Viola Davis.
The film is about the young and old members of the incarcerated supervillain government task force being sent to smash the old laboratory prison.
The sequel movie of Suicide Squad is expected to be released next year around 6th August 2021.
In the first film of Suicide Squad, the plot revolved around many villains who worked for the government. Most of the characters are expected to return for the film according to sources and include new characters like Nathan Fillion, Idris Elba, Michael Rooker, Taikia Waititi, John Cena, and Peter Capaldi.
The Batman is an upcoming American superhero movie centered on the DC Comics character of the same name. Created by DC Films, released by Warner Bros. Pictures, this is a remake of the Batman movie franchise. The film is directed by Matt Reeves, who has written a script with Peter Craig. Robert Pattinson stars as Bruce Wayne/Batman, with Zoë Kravitz, Paul Dano, Jeffrey Wright, John Turturro, Peter Sarsgaard, Barry Keoghan, Jayme Lawson, Andy Serkis, and Colin Farrell rounding out the cast.
It is second on the list of upcoming DC films, scheduled to release on 1st October 2021. The setting is not in the DCEU because the movie includes some characters from the Batman vs. Superman movie and Justice League, but the roles are played by different heroes.
Andy Serkis, as Alfred Pennyworth, is one of the actors who are to be seen, while Jeffrey Wright will be seen to act in the role of Commissioner Gordon. So fans need to save the date, 1st October 2021, as it is sure to entertain them fully with a mysterious and suspenseful plot!!
The Flash will release on November 4, 2022. The director is Andy Muschietti. The cast consists of Ezra Miller, Michael Keaton, and Ben Affleck.
With the story focusing on the Flashpoint storyline – in which Barry’s attempt to save his mother turns the universe upside down – the film will feature Ben Affleck as Batman, as well as Michael Keaton, and many other familiar faces.
The expected release date for Aquaman 2 is December 16, 2022. The sequel plot is likely to feature the return of Black Manta (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II) and his appetite for vengeance. Fans can also anticipate a wedding between Arthur (Jason Momoa) and Mera (Amber Heard). For the time being, Arthur has the sea to himself. But there is always the risk that Diana (Gal Gadot) will reach out to him as she finally reassembles the League.
Till now, the film is still expected to be the DC holiday release of 2022 – a year already when many films based on comic book characters from Warner Bros. and other studios are expected to arrive. And we have information that Flash is expected in the theater a month earlier, Aquaman 2 could move to a 2023 release.
Shazam: Fury of the Gods
The release date is June 2, 2023. Director David F. Sandberg is back, along with a cast consisting of Zachary Levy, Asher Angel, and Jack Dylan Grazer. At the end of Shazam, the credits stinger! Revealed that our hero may be about to meet Mister Mind – one of the smallest but most powerful villains in the DC canon. We also know that the film will be the first of Warner Bros’ DC offerings in 2023 – for the time being – due to the October 2020 schedule change.
The one-two-punch spacing of the two films – only a year apart – could mean that we will see Dwayne Johnson featured in the Shazam! Stay tuned for more!!