Genuine anticipation, A-list celebs, superheroes, dinosaurs and Minions – summer 2015 has it all and it’s promising to be quite a fight to see who ends up bringing home the box office gold. This could be the biggest, most entertainment-packed summer ever. So, to get you salivating over Fandango or calculating on Rotten Tomatoes, here’s the first of a two-part guide to what you can expect…
Avengers: Age of Ultron (May 1)
The first out the gate and it’s a whopper. Out in movie theatres already and back in the limelight after a series of spin-offs and TV series, Josh Whedon directs the Avengers once again as they strive to save mankind from the latest menace. Expect New York to get destroyed again, masses of CGI and non-stop action. It’s looking good, if not quite up to the first film.
Verdict: Good but not amazing.
Mad Max: Fury Road (May 15)
This is a reboot that has everyone waiting with bated breath. Directed by the same guy who did the original, Tom Hardy takes on Mel Gibson’s post-apocalyptic thriller in what could be the movie of the summer. Charlize T