A summer for sequels

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Release Date: May 17
Stars: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana
The USS Enterprise crew is called back home to face a seemingly unstoppable force that has attacked Starfleet and left Earth in chaos. This force of terror has emerged from within their own organization, and Captain Kirk leads the manhunt to capture the one responsible.

Release Date: May 24
Stars: Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, Ed Helms, Justin Bartha
Take another wild ride with the Wolfpack. The zany plot involves freeing Alan (Galifianakis) from a mental institution and facing the big bad Mr. Chow (Ken Jeong), who's back with a bigger role and disguised as a police officer. The crew travels back to Vegas and also ventures Los Angeles and Tijuana — what sort of mayhem will the boys get into this time?

Release Date: May 24
Stars: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson
Michelle Rodriguez comes back from the "dead" for her role as Letty. This time around she's playing for the other team and has joined the enemy: an international mercenary organization. Agent Hobbs (Johnson) recruits Dom (Diesel) and his team to help bring the rival organization to justice. The favour would clear Dom and his group's criminal records and allow them to return to their home country. Each installment of the film has made more than its precursor, with Fast Five raking in nearly $210 million — not bad for a fifth ride with Vin's crew.

Release Date: June 21
Stars: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi
Step back in time and discover Mike and Sulley's time at Monsters University, when well let's just say they weren't the best of friends. The two are both majoring in Scaring and are in the same fraternity, but are total opposites. They soon become rivals and get themselves into loads of trouble. Find out how they ultimately become best friends in this sequel that's sure to be more silly than scary.

Release Date: June 26
Stars: Steve Carell, Al Pacino, Kristen Wiig
It's time for another round of charming adventure with Agnes, Margo, Edith and their adoptive father, former supercriminal, Gru. The Anti-Villain League recruits Gru to help take down a new supercriminal Eduardo, played by the crew's new addition, Pacino. Hopefully this film will live up to audience's expectations, as the original film grossed more than $540 million, becoming the 10th-highest grossing animated film in the U.S.

Release Date: July 26
Stars: Hugh Jackman, Will Yun Lee, Tao Okamoto
Jackman returns as the titular character for the sixth installment in the X-Men film series, and this time he's making a trip to modern-day Japan. Wolverine encounters a mysterious enemy from his past that will ultimately have tremendous consequences in his future. He is pushed to his limits and faces physical and emotional struggles, ultimately becoming more powerful than ever before. Jackman is all jacked up, and isn't afraid to show off his muscles lucky for those girlfriends dragged to this action-packed thriller.
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