The most classic films, top box office and the latest releases that are still trending, here is a list of the best films of 2021.
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2021)
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (also known as The Conjuring 3 , titled The Conjuring 3 : The Devil forced me to do it in Latin America and Warren File: Forced by the demon in Spain ) is an American supernatural horror film , directed by Michael Chaves from a script by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick . The film is a sequel to The Conjuring (2013) and The Conjuring 2 (2016), thus being the eighth installment of The Conjuring Universe franchise. Patrick Wilson andVera Farmiga reprise their starring roles as paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren , with James Wan and Peter Safran co-producing the project.
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It began production on June 3, 2019 and was scheduled to be released in the United States on September 11 , 2020 by Warner Bros. and New Line Cinema , but because of of the COVID-19 pandemic , Warner decided to delay its release date to June 4 , 2021.
In 2016 , asked about other possible sequels to the universe, James Wan stated: "There could be many more The Conjuring movies because the Warrens have so many stories." Screenwriters Chad and Carey Hayes had also expressed interest in working on a story for another sequel. However, Wan stated that he may not be able to direct the film due to his commitments to other projects. Speaking to Collider, he said, "Assuming we're lucky enough to do a third chapter, there are other filmmakers I'd love to see them continue in the world of The Conjuring ." elevenWan has also pointed out that if a third movie were made, it would ideally take place in the 1980s. He later stated that the sequel could include lycanthropy : "Maybe we can go and do it in the classic style of An American Werewolf in London . [...] The Warrens would put themselves in the context of The Hound of the Baskervilles " . In May 2017 , Safran said that a third party would be unlikely to deal with a "haunted house" case.
In June 2017 , it was announced that a third installment was in development with The Conjuring 2 co-writer David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick hired to write the script. In August 2017 , Wan told Entertainment Weekly that the filmmakers "have been working hard on The Conjuring 3, " and that "we're in the middle of working on the script. We want to make sure this script is really good. So many people who have loved the first two of The Conjuring , I don't want to rush into the third if possible. " By September of the following year, producer Peter Safran stated that the script was nearing completion and that production would begin sometime during 2019 . In May 2019 , it was revealed that James Wan co-wrote the story with David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick.
The 8 of December of 2019 , Warner Bros. Pictures unveiled the official logo of the film, along with an exclusive preview of the film at Comic Con Experience 2019 . On October 26, 2020 , Warner Bros. released a video titled " Faith & Fear: The Conjuring Universe Behind the Scenes " showing the first images of this third installment. On April 22, 2021 , the first official trailer for the film was released.
Godzilla vs. Kong (2021)
Godzilla vs. Kong is a 2021 American monster filmdirected by Adam Wingard . A sequel to Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) and Kong: Skull Island (2017), it is the fourth filmin Legendary's MonsterVerse . The film is also the 36th film in the Godzilla franchise, the 12th film in the King Kong franchise,and the fourth Godzilla film tobe entirely produced by a Hollywood studio. The film stars Alexander Skarsgård , Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Hall , Brian Tyree Henry , Shun Oguri , Eiza González , Julian Dennison , Kyle Chandler , Kaylee Hottle and Demián Bichir .
The project was announced in October 2015 when Legendary announced plans for a shared cinematic universe between Godzilla and King Kong . The film's writing room met in March 2017 and Wingard was announced as director in May 2017. Principal photography began in November 2018 in Hawaii , Australia, and Hong Kong , and ended in April 2019.
In September 2015, Legendary moved Kong: Skull Island from Universal to Warner Bros., prompting media speculation that Godzilla and King Kong would appear together in a movie. In October 2015, Legendary confirmed that join King Kong and Godzilla in Godzilla vs. Kong , as scheduled for release on May 29, 2020. Legendary's plans were to create a shared "Monarch-centric" film franchise that "brings together Godzilla and King Kong of Legendary into an ecosystem of other giant super species, both classic as new ". twenty-oneProducer Alex Garcia confirmed that the film will not be a remake of King Kong vs. Godzilla , stating that "the idea is not to make a remake of that movie." 22 In May 2017, Adam Wingard was announced as the director of Godzilla vs. Kong .
In July 2017, Wingard spoke about the schematic created by the writers room, saying, "We are going to go in great detail through all the characters, the arcs they have, how they relate to each other and, most importantly, how they relate to monsters, and how monsters relate to or reflect them. " He also claimed that he and his team are going "beat by beat" in the scheme, saying, "Again, it's a discussion, and about how to make it as loud as possible, so when Terry [Rossio] is going to write the script , has a definitive breakdown of what to include. " In August 2017, Wingard spoke about his approach to monsters, stating:
The principal photography began on November 12, 2018 in Hawaii and Australia and is expected to end in February 2019 under the provisional title Apex . Production was originally scheduled to begin on October 1, 2018. 50 For Hawaii filming, the team filmed on the USS Missouri , the waterfall Manoa and downtown Honolulu. The team set up camp on Kalanianaole Highway, which had been closed until November 21. Local equipment and extras were used for the film. In January 2019, filming resumed inGold Coast, Queensland at Village Roadshow Studios for 26 more weeks. The film locations in Australia included Miami State High School and parts of Brisbane as the suburb of Newstead Chinatown Mall in Fortitude Valley and parking Wickham Terrace. In April 2019, Wingard confirmed via Instagram that filming in Australia had ended. That same month, Wingard revealed Hong Kong as one of the final filming locations and that principal photography had ended.
- Godzilla vs. Kong doesnt hit theaters and HBO Max until tomorrow, but the massive monster mashup has already taken the international box office by storm