April has flown by us and one of the biggest movies of the year is already behind us, but that doesn’t mean that the movies are slowing down! If anything May is set to be one of the craziest movie months of the year with movie on top of movie. We’ve got a variety of movies from huge summer blockbusters to small movies that may bring in big crowds. So without further ado, here are the top 5 movies to check out in May!
Jake: #1 Godzilla: King of the Monsters, #2 John Wick: Chapter 3– Parabellum, #3 Long Shot, #4 Detective Pikachu, #5 Brightburn
Brian: #1 Detective Pikachu, #2 Godzilla: King of the Monsters, #3 Rocketman, #4 Aladdin, #5 Brightburn
Jacob: #1 Godzilla: King of the Monsters, #2 Detective Pikachu, #3 Aladdin, #4 Long Shot, #5 Brightburn
Keith: #1 John Wick: Chapter 3– Parabellum, #2 Aladdin, #3 Godzilla: King of the Monsters, #4 Detective Pikachu, #5 Long Shot
Gio: #1 Godzilla: King of the Monsters, #2 Detective Pikachu, #3 Aladdin, #4 John Wick: Chapter 3– Parabellum, #5 Long Shot
5. Long Shot
“Fred Flarsky is a gifted and free-spirited journalist who has a knack for getting into trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world — a smart, sophisticated and accomplished politician. When Fred unexpectedly runs into Charlotte, he soon realizes that she was his former baby sitter and childhood crush. When Charlotte decides to make a run for the presidency, she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter — much to the dismay of her trusted advisers.”
Starring: Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen, Alexander Skarsgard, Andy Serkis and Lisa Kudrow. Long Shot opens theaters May 3rd.
4. John Wick: Chapter 3– Parabellum
“Super-assassin John Wick is on the run after killing a member of the international assassin’s guild, and with a $14 million price tag on his head – he is the target of hit men and women everywhere.”
Starring: Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry, Laurence Fishburne, Ian McShane, Anjelica Huston and Jason Mantzoukas. John Wick: Chapter 3– Parabellum opens in theaters May 17th.
“A thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of Disney’s animated classic, which tells the exciting tale of the charming street rat Aladdin, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine and the Genie who may be the key to their future.
Starring: Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Marwan Kenzari, Billy Magnussen Alan Tudyk, and Will Smith. Aladdin opens in theaters May 24th.
2. Detective Pikachu
“A young man joins forces with Detective Pikachu to unravel the mystery behind his father’s disappearance. Chasing clues through the streets of Ryme City, the dynamic duo soon discover a devious plot that poses a threat to the Pokémon universe.”
Starring: Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Ken Wantanabe, Suki Waterhouse, and Ryan Reynolds. Detective Pikachu opens in theaters on May 10th.
1. Godzilla: King of the Monsters
“Members of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species-thought to be mere myths-rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity’s very existence hanging in the balance.”
Starring: Kyle Chandler, Millie Bobby Brown, Vera Farmiga, Zhang Ziyi, Charles Dance, Ken Wantanabe, Thomas Middleditch, O’Shea Jackson Jr., and Aisha Hinds. Godzilla: King of the Monsters opens in theaters May 31st.
Well there you have it ladies and gentlemen! Our list of the Top 5 movies we are looking forward to this month! There were so many amazingly hard choices, so if you think we left something out or have a different list, let us know what you think in the comments below!