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Most anticipated movies in 2022- List hai toh hit hai
  • Nikhil Kumar

  • OTTplay

Last Updated: 03.46 PM, Jan 14, 2022

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The ongoing Pandemic has not spared even the film industry globally. Filmmakers have been facing various struggles and challenges to release their films during the pandemic. However, major film studios are moving forward with some exciting films to be released this year.

On List hai toh hit hai theme special today, we have the most anticipated films of 2022, lined up for you. I'm your host Nikhil, let's begin my list!


The Uncharted series is based on PlayStation’s very popular video game franchise. The next Live-Action adaptation will include Tom Holland as an exuberant treasure hunter, Nathan Drake and Mark Walhberg as Nathan's trustworthy friend and mentor Victor Sullivan in main roles. Alongside them are Antonio Banderas and Sophia Ali. However, the vocal gaming community remain skeptical, are not convinced how Tom Holland will portray Nathan’s character immortalized by Nolan North from the video games. The film is likely to be released on 18 February.

The Batman

DC Comics is back with yet another film iteration of The Batman. The film is directed by Matt Reeves and Robert Pattinson will don the legendary Batman cape and cowl. Alongside him, is an ensemble star cast of Zoe Kravitz, Jeffrey Wright, Andy Serkis, Colin Farrell, and Paul Dano. This time the movie will focus on a younger Bruce Wayne/ Batman who investigates a series of murders in Gotham City. It’s expected to release on March 4th.

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets Of Dumbledore

The final installment in its trilogy, Fantastic Beasts is all set to sail its Harry Potter fandom into a world of magic. The star cast consists of Eddie Redmayne, Ezra Miller, Jude Law, Katherine Waterson, Alison Sudol, and Dan Fogler in pivotal roles. Johnny Depp’s role as the Dark Wizard will be portrayed this time by Mads Mikkelsen. This movie is expected to release on 8th of April.

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of madness

The second installment of the Doctor Strange franchise will travel through the multiverse of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Benedict Cumberbatch will play the titular role as Stephen Strange. The movie also stars Benedict Wong, Rachel McAdams, Elizabeth Olsen, and Chiwetel. The plot of the film remains kept under wraps, which also indicates that there may be a few surprise cameos. There may be a possibility of introducing the X-Men or Fantastic Four to MCU. This movie is expected for a May 6th release.

Top Gun: Maverick

Tom Cruise reprises his role as Maverik alongside Val Kilmer as Iceman in this sequel after 35 years of its first film release. The film includes supporting roles by Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Ed Harris, and Jon Hamm. The much-awaited aviation action film is likely to be released on May 27th.

Jurassic World Dominion

A third instalment of the Jurassic World Trilogy stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas as Owen Grady and Claire Dearing. The supporting star cast includes Sam Neill, Jeff Goldblum, and Laura Dern respring their roles from the original trilogy. The filmmakers are set to bring in scarier and bigger dinosaurs that have never been featured in any live-action film, creating more curiosity amongst its fanbase. This movie is anticipated to hit the screens on June 10th.

Thor: Love and Thunder

The Thor franchise struggled through a poor response for its Thor: Dark World, it was revived with Thor : Ragnarok, receiving praises for amazing visuals and sound. This time it is offering Thor: Love and Thunder which is going to feature a bigger ensemble cast including Chris Hemsworth as the God of Thunder, Thor and Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie. It also features the Guardians of the Galaxy characters played by Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, Karen Gillan and Vin Diesel. Natalie Portman is set to return as the female version of Thor. Christian Bale as Gorr the God Butcher, a supervillain from Marvel Comics. The movie is set to release on 8th of July.

Mission Impossible 7

A seventh instalment of the Mission Impossible series will feature Tom Cruise returning as the IMF agent Ethan Hunt. Alongside Cruise are Rebecca Ferguson, Frederick Schmidt, Ving Rhames, Simon Pegg, Vanessa Kirby reprising their roles from previous films. The details of the plot and the villains remain unknown. The movie is expected for a September 30th release.

The Flash

The much-awaited DC movie, The Flash is set to hit the screens this year after a long interruption it faced because of the creative differences with actors and directors. It stars Ezra Miller as Barry Allen aka The Flash. The movie includes DC's multiverse stories of Supergirl and Batman. The plot also features The Flash disrupting the space-time continuum which results in altering various timelines across the multiverse. The expected date of this release is November 4th.


This upcoming period drama is set to release this year after the delay due to the ongoing pandemic. The movie that is set in the golden age of Hollywood features Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie in lead roles with Tobey Maquire, Samara Weaving, Eric Roberts, Olivia Wilde, and Spike Jonze in supporting roles. The movie is planned for a Christmas release.

Alright, that's the List hai toh hit hai episode for today, I shall be back again with a brand new episode soon. Until then it's your host Nikhil signing off.

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