8 Superhero Movies

in 2017 that you don’t want to miss!
As 2016 draws to a close, we can’t help but look forward to the new year. 2017 is already shaping up to be a great year for comic fans, with a number of new films and sequels being released. Join us now as we look at some of the best superhero movies that are coming out in 2017.


The Lego Batman Movie

Release on February 2017

Set in a world made of Lego, this movie parody of the Batman series shows Bruce Wayne as he tries to deal with the villains plaguing Gotham City while raising the orphaned boy he adopted.


Power Rangers

Release On March 2017

Those of us who grew up in the 90s may still remember watching the original series on our TV screens. Now, Lionsgate and Saban Brands are aiming to bring it to the big screen for the first time. The new film will take the series back to its roots by re-envisioning the Mighty Morphing Power Rangers as a group of high school kids who are given unique super powers which they must use to save the world.



Release on March 2017

Set in a future in which nearly all mutants have been wiped out, an aging Wolverine must once again team up with the dying Charles Xavier in order to save his female clone from being captured by an evil organisation.


Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Release on May 2017

The sequel to the 2014 film Guardians of the Galaxy, this movie once again brings us back to Peter Quill (aka Starlord) and his band of misfits as they once again attempt to save the galaxy and uncover a secret that could change everything forever.


Wonder Woman

Release on June 2017

This movie will look at the titular Wonder Woman’s origins, following the amazon warrior Diana’s journey beyond the sacred island of Themyscira into the world of men and the roles she played in the events of the First World War.


Spider-Man: Homecoming

Release on July 2017

The newest reboot of the wall-crawler’s series, Spider-Man: Homecoming once again brings us back to Spider-Man’s origin as Peter Parker, but this time he’s not alone. Tony Stark and the other Avengers are hinted to appear at some point in the movie, though details are still scarce.


Justice League

Release on November 2017

Batman seeks to gather a team of metahumans to fight against a new threat. With heroes such as Wonder Woman, the Flash and Aquaman at his side, they must work together to save the planet from destruction.


Thor: Ragnarok

Release on November 2017

The third movie in the series, Thor: Ragnarok brings us back to the god’s homeworld of Asgard as it is threatened by the apocalypse known as Ragnarok.

Zameen Datta, Intern, Malaysiakini
28 December 2016