50 Most Anticipated Movies of 2018

From a solo Black Panther to a young Han Solo, Spielberg going retro to Barry Jenkins doing James Baldwin – the films we can't wait to see this year

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'First Man' (Oct. 12)
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'First Man' (Oct. 12)

Because who else are you going to cast to play Neil Armstrong in a biopic about the legendary astronaut besides Ryan Gosling? The gent saved jazz, people – surely he can take one small step for man, etc.! The actor and director Damien Chazelle's follow-up to their glorious musical throwback La La Land goes from the City of Star to the actual home of stars, following the aeronautics engineer as he prepares to leave our orbit and make history. The cast bench on this one is deep: Claire Foy is Armstrong's wife; Corey Stoll shows up as Buzz Aldrin; and Kyle Chandler, Jon Bernthal, Brian d'Arcy James, Jason Clarke and Pablo Schreiber all play Armstrong's fellow men with the right stuff. DF

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