Star Wars: Rogue One Tops Survey of Most Anticipated Movies in 2016

Considering the massive success of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, it should come as no surprise that this year’s most anticipated movie (according to Fandango’s survey) is Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  The upcoming Star Wars spin-off movie tops a high profile list, which you can check out below: 

Fandango, the nation’s leading digital destination for all things movies, surveyed moviegoers during the last weeks of December about the films, stars and roles they are looking forward to seeing on the big screen in the new year. The results of Fandango’s 2016 Hot List survey are below. 

Most Anticipated Movie:

1.      “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” (December 16)

2.      “Finding Dory” (June 17)

3.      “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” (March 25)

4.       Untitled Jason Bourne Movie (July 29)

5.      “Captain America: Civil War” (May 6)

6.      “Star Trek Beyond” (July 22)

7.      “Independence Day: Resurgence” (June 24)

8.      “X-Men: Apocalypse” (May 27)

9.      “Zoolander No. 2” (February 12)

10.  “The Jungle Book” (April 15)

Most Anticipated Actress:

1.      Melissa McCarthy (“Ghostbusters”)

2.      Scarlett Johansson (“Captain America: Civil War”)

3.      Jennifer Lawrence (“X-Men: Apocalypse”)

4.      Emily Blunt (“The Girl on the Train”)

5.      Charlize Theron (“The Huntsman: Winter’s War”)

Most Anticipated Actor:

1.      Matt Damon (Untitled Jason Bourne Movie)

2.      Will Smith (“Suicide Squad”)

3.      Ryan Reynolds (“Deadpool”)

4.      Ben Affleck (“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”)

5.      George Clooney (“Hail, Caesar!”)

It’s a pretty interesting list, and certainly varied (Finding Dory at number 2 is interesting).  Now all the remains is waiting!  What movies are you looking forward to most? 

-Jordan