As the film industry continues to evolve, audiences are eagerly anticipating the release of some of the most promising movies of the year. With the year 2023 just around the corner, there are already a few movies that have caught the attention of fans and critics alike, and are already being touted as potential Oscar contenders. From dramas to action and science fiction, here are some of the most promising movies of 2023.
1. “Killers of the Flower Moon”
Based on the true story of the 1920s Osage Indian murders in Oklahoma, “Killers of the Flower Moon” is directed by none other than Martin Scorsese. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro and Jesse Plemons, this movie promises to be a hard-hitting drama, exploring the dark side of American history and depicting a fierce battle for justice.
2. “Avatar: The Way of Water”
This highly anticipated movie is the sequel to the 2009 hit film “Avatar.” Directed by James Cameron and featuring an ensemble cast including Zoe Saldana, Sam Worthington and Sigourney Weaver, “Avatar: The Way of Water” is set to explore the underwater world of the Na’vi, and follow the journey of a new character named Neya.
3. “The Garden of Last Days”
Based on the novel by Andre Dubus III, “The Garden of Last Days” follows the life of stripper named April who brings her 3-year-old daughter to work. When she refuses a lap dance from a customer, a chain of events is set in motion that will change their lives forever. Directed by Stephen Gaghan, this movie promises to be a haunting and visceral drama.
4. “Daisy Jones & The Six”
Based on the best-selling book of the same name, “Daisy Jones & The Six” follows the story of a fictional 1970s rock band. Directed by Niki Caro and featuring an ensemble cast including Riley Keough and Sam Claflin, this movie promises to be a nostalgic trip through the music and culture of the 70s.
5. “The Flash”
“The Flash” is an upcoming superhero movie from Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment, with Ezra Miller reprising his role as the scarlet speedster. Directed by Andy Muschietti, the film promises to introduce a brand new multiverse to the DC universe, with Michael Keaton set to reprise his role as Batman.
With still a few years to go till 2023, these movies have already captured the attention of audiences and are being touted as potential Oscar contenders. While it’s difficult to predict what the future holds, it’s almost certain that these movies will be some of the most talked-about films of the year, attracting audiences and critics alike with their unique stories and style.