2015 to be a great year in film

“Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens” – December 18, 2015

Though many fans of Star Wars would like to forget that the last three films in this franchise came out, the buzz and excitement for the next installment is nevertheless overwhelming. Fans are eager to relive the Star Wars experience in theaters.

“Paper Towns” – June 19, 2015

With the box office success of “The Fault in Our Stars,” it’s no surprise that another John Green novel is being adapted into film. John Green fans and the general public alike are excited for this movie, anticipating that it will live up to its predecessor. The story follows an awkward but lovable boy named Q and his adventures with his mysterious dream-girl Margo.

“Insurgent” – March 20, 2015

Another book adaptation, this sequel to “Divergent” is likely to be even more action-packed and mind-bending then the first installment. The “Divergent” series follows a girl named Tris attempting to navigate a world in which everyone is defined by only a single virtue.

“Focus” – February 27, 2015

As the only film on this list that isn’t a sequel or adaptation, “Focus” draws from Will Smith’s star power and an interesting premise to build anticipation. The film, a romantic crime drama, centers on a con artist who falls in love with the rookie whom he has taken under his wing.

“Avengers: Age of Ultron” – May 1, 2015

In the wake of Marvels “phase 3” announcement, buzz for the second Avengers movie has done nothing but increase. Marvel is certainly a powerhouse of the film industry, and fans are expecting the best from the next installment in this film series.

“Hunger Games Mocking Jay Part 2” – November 20, 2015

The movies of the “Hunger Games” franchise have consistently enthused fans with the story of a twisted government and a battle to the death; and the recent release of “Mocking Jay Part 1” has certainly left viewers craving more.