2017 promises a similarly strong crop of movie premieres across the board. Beginning in January, it’s a nonstop feast for fans of virtually ever major franchise, in a year that looks to be doubling down on the sequel game. So strap in now, while we go through everything you need to know about next year’s best and biggest releases. Here are 9 movies 2017 that everyone is waiting to see.
#1. Fifty Shades Darker (February 10, 2017)
After the wrangling that had to happen with finding a new writer following Kelly Marcel’s departure, it looks like Fifty Shades Darker is on track for a 2017 release date. Stepping in for Marcel is E.L. James’ husband, Niall Leonard. Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson return as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele in Fifty Shades Darker, the second chapter based on the worldwide bestselling “Fifty Shades” phenomenon.