Cloverfield 3 is one of the most anticipated horror movies in 2018. This genre has enjoyed the biggest year in 2017 and this was led by a huge success of IT. Jordan Peele’s ‘Get Out’ had earned acclaim (99% Rotten Tomatoes) and commercial success.
There is a high chance that horror will keep it going through 2018 with Insidious: The Last Key. After the success of 10 Cloverfield Lane, this series is returning for a 3rd installment in February.
Fandango had announced results of a survey on Friday and it revealed that Cloverfield 3 is the most anticipated “horror thriller” of 2018. Halloween had come in second and this study polled more than 8,000 Fandango users. Here are to top-5:
The Purge: The Island
Insidious: The Last Key
A Quiet Place
The top-4 movies are sequels. Cloverfield 3 sounds like “Cloverfield in Space.” Julius Onah directed the script from Oren Uziel and Doug Jung with Elizabeth Debicki and Daniel Bruhl starring.
The non-sequel is A Quiet Place and stars Emily Blunt and John Krasinski. But 2018 seems looks like a “Year of the Sequel”.
The New Mutants fall under this horror umbrella. Next year includes a Conjuring 2 spinoff.
It is telling that Halloween could not reach the top spot in the 2018’s anticipated movies. This reboot is part of an iconic horror franchise. It will bring back Jamie Lee Curtis and director David Gordon Green. But the
Cloverfield 3 is in surely in the lead but Halloween may change this in the next few months.