The Top 25 Must See Movies of 2014
2014 is dominated by action flicks. From Captain America: The Winter Soldier to John Wick, moviegoers will never get enough of watching great movies this year! But there are a few dramas that you must never overlook like The Fault in Our Stars and Maleficent; all in all 2014 is a great time to watch and enjoy movies for the young and old alike. It is truly a great year of must-see movies of 2014. Checkout some of the latest upcoming films set to release in 2015.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier – Release Date April 4th 2014
Steve Rogers is now living in a quiet area in Washington, DC and is adjusting to the modern world after the cataclysmic events in New York. But things get edgy when Captain America falls in another web of intrigue that threatens to turn the world apart. He joins forces with Black Widow to expose the conspiracy and of course to fight professional assassins along the way. The two finally expose the villainous plot and discovers that they need more allies to help them out. The Captain and Black Widow enlist the Falcon to however, they find that they have a stronger enemy in their hands and this is none other than the Winter Soldier. Discover who the Winter Soldier is and why he is considered a formidable enemy as you watch this movie which is rated as one of the top films in 2014.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 – Release Date May 2nd 2014
Peter Parker decides he should leave Gwen to fulfill his promise to her deceased father. But this is not just the only thing that will make our hero’s life upside down. He has another foe. An employee of Oscorp, Max Dillon adores Spider-Man but an accident at the research facility turns him into a living electric generator. He was subdued by Spider- Man in Times Square in New York before he could do any more damage. Harry on the other hand uses the venom of altered spiders to help him manage his illness but instead turns into a goblin-like creature. Harry kidnaps Gwen and at the end, Harry and Spider-Man fight and Gwen falls to her death as Peter was subduing Harry’s attacks. Peter gives up being Spider-Man and spends months near Gwen’s grave.
A Million Ways to Die in the West – Release Date May 15th 2014
Albert’s girlfriend left him after he backs out of a gun fight. Albert’s reason: he has never fired a gun in his life! His girlfriend left him for the owner of the foremost moustache emporium in town. But tables will turn for Albert when he accidentally saves the life of a beautiful woman; this event helps restore his courage and make him stand up for himself. One day, the woman’s husband came looking for Albert and he was no ordinary man, he was a notorious outlaw! Albert must therefore triumph over all the dangers in the Wild West to save the beautiful damsel once more and of course to save himself.
Godzilla – Release Date May 16th 2014
This is an epic return of the iconic movie to the big screen. But this is a totally new Godzilla as you have seen in the 90s. This time, our favorite ravaging monster also battles other malevolent creatures that threaten humanity. You will find a different Godzilla in 2014 but of course the same disastrous event as it tries to move into human cities and homes. If you loved the last Godzilla movie then you will certainly never fail to watch this!
X-Men: Days of Future Past – Release Date May 23rd 2014
It’s another war for survival in this ultimate X-Men movie where the greatest battle of two species across two time periods is featured. The original X-Men characters join forces with their younger counterparts from X-Men: First Class to battle against ultimate evil to change their past and of course to ripple changes to the future. The team needed someone strong and convincing to go to the past to change the events that has happened in history in order to save humans and mutants in the present and in the future. And of course who is strong enough to travel in time to do this mission than Wolverine. Watch how mutants strive to defeat evil in all time dimensions not just to save mutants but also humans who disgust them.
Maleficent – Release Date May 30th 2014
Enough of Disney princesses already! It’s time to make way for the most evil Disney villain of all: the most iconic villain from “Sleeping Beauty,” Maleficent. She was once a pure-hearted young woman with incredible black wings but one day her peaceful forest kingdom was attacked by invaders. Maleficent became the protector of her land but then he was betrayed; her pure heart was replaced by a black one, as black as her stunning wings. She swore vengeance and places a curse on the daughter of the King of the humans. But as the human baby grows, Maleficent realizes that it holds the key to the return of peace in her kingdom and possibly peace in her once pure heart as well.
The Fault in Our Stars – Release Date June 6th 2014
Hazel and Gus met in a cancer support group. The two met and fell in love. The thing that binds then is not wit or their love of the unconventional but a miraculous and unmistakable love that seems to bind them together despite their medical conditions. This is a tale that has changed the life of many couples and have inspired singles to never quit looking for the person that will make them complete. This movie is certainly one of the top movies in 2014 that you should never miss, even if you are not looking for love!
The Edge of Tomorrow – Release Date June 6th 2014
Lt. Col. Cage is thrown in a time loop- he lives a part of his life over and over again. He lives and dies in a matter of days as he is forced to fight in a combat zone but once he dies, he lives again and relives the days until he dies in the zone again. He finds out that he has to find and kill the alien once and for all so that he could end the loop; he teams with Special Forces warrior Rita Vrataski who has also experienced the same time loop before.
How to train your Dragon 2 – Release Date June 13th 2014
Hiccup and friends continue to train and live with their respective dragons. Life was going smoothly in their village when one day, Hiccup’s life was turned upside down when he encounters a dragon that challenges him to check out what it’s like to be a Viking in a totally different point of view. This impressive animation movie is a must see action and adventure flick and one of the best movies of 2014.
Transformers: Age of Extinction – Release Date June 27th 2014
Dark of the Moon was a truly cataclysmic event for all humans and just when they are just picking up the pieces of their lives and trying to go back to their usual activities, another powerful and ancient threat is setting its sights on earth again. But the problem this time is that there is no one to save the planet from doom. After the war, Autobots and Decepticons have disappeared. What more to do than have a team of scientists and businessman try to learn about the past and how they could defeat any threat. Will humans survive without the Autobots? Will they stand a chance with powerful forces in the galaxy? Stay tuned and find out by watching Transformers: Age of Extinction one of the best movies 2014.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes – Release Date July 11th 2014
A group of genetically altered apes are living in peace with their leader Caesar however things will not be as peaceful as a familiar threat emerges. A band of human survivors are eyeing this peaceful group and soon the two groups are in a brink of war. The two dominant species of the world clash again to prove, for the final time, who is the strongest and who will claim the new earth as theirs. There is definitely no dull moment as you watch Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, one of the best movies in 2014.
The Purge: Anarchy – Release Date July 18th 2014
A strange rule should be followed year after year. One night a year, all kinds of crime, including murder, is legal only for 12 hours. And what do you think happens in this crime-spree? Anyone can do anything and everyone gets a pass. A man decides to head into the chaos and kill thugs in revenge for his son’ death but in the end instead of killing, he ends up rescuing a stranded couple. The Purge: Anarchy is a thriller must-see movie of 2014.
Guardians of the Galaxy – Release Date August 1st 2014
Adventurer Peter Quill is being hunted for stealing a mysterious glowing orb coveted by Ronan who is a powerful and dangerous villain that would like to take over the entire universe. Quill has no choice but to join a band of misfits to evade Ronan; he joins forces with a gun-toting raccoon, a tree-like humanoid, a deadly Gamora and Drax the Destroyer. And of course, Quill, being the adventurer that he is, finally discovers the true power of the orb and why Ronan is dead set on retrieving it from him. He also finds how menacing this treasure is and thus he should do all he can to rally behind his group and stop Ronan from dominating the galaxy once and for all.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – Release Date August 8th 2014
Darkness has settled over New York City and this is because of Shredder’s evil Foot Clan claiming the city as his. The group has an iron grip among the leaders of the city: politicians and police do their bidding and there is nothing that people could do to stop evil from spreading. However, underneath the city streets, 4 heroes will emerge. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles become the city’s most unlikely heroes as they fight crime using their amazing ninja skills. Joining them are fearless reported April and her cameraman Vern Fenwick. Definitely the finest big screen rendition of the 80s cartoon you have ever seen.
Let’s Be Cops – Release Date August 13th 2014
This is a story of two make-believe cops who thought looking like police officers was cool The pair dressed up as cops for a costume party complete with badges, sunglasses and fake guns. Their costumes were an instant hit and therefore they decided to stretch the truth further and dress up like police officers! They could fool anyone with their costumes, even bad guys and mobsters and this was not what the two asked for from the beginning! Find out the misadventures of two fake cops in Let’s Be Cops, one of the top comedy movies of 2014.
The Equalizer – Release Date September 26th 2014
Former black ops commando, McCall has faked his death so he could live quietly. But a crime forces him to come out of retirement; he needs to rescue a young girl named Teri. McCall finds himself facing Russian gangsters and all kinds of dangers and this awaked his spirit of helping the helpless. He calls himself The Equalizer to help people that have no one else to turn to and those that have the odds stacked against them. The Equalizer is a big screen rendition of the popular 80s television series.
Gone Girl – Release Date October 3rd 2014
Nick Dunne reported that his wife has gone missing in the occasion of their 5th wedding anniversary. What was thought as an ordinary missing person report turned into an investigation of something very unusual as Nick begins to show evidence that he may have killed his wife or he may be responsible to her disappearance. What was once a beautiful marriage is now crumbling at Nick’s feet. So did Nick Really kill his wife? Are there more secrets that need to be uncovered?
Dracula Untold – Release Date October 10th 2014
This is another take in the origin of Dracula. Prince Vlad the Impaler is said to have become Dracula after he suffered from a tragic love story involving him and his true love. This story depicts him as a hero who was driven to evil in a world of magic and war.
The Judge – Release Date October 10th 2014
Hank is a successful lawyer; he is forced to return to his hometown for his mother’s funeral. He found not just the past he left behind but also a discovery that will change his life. His father, the town’s judge, is suspected of murder and Hank sets out to discover the truth about this accusation. Along the way he meets with the family that he walked away from and of course memories that will still keep him at home.
Fury – Release Date October 17th 2014
Fury is set on the events that happened in April 1945. The Allies were already making their final push in the European Theatre when Wardaddy, a brave army sergeant commands a Sherman tank and its crew to finish a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Wardaddy had no choice, his team was outnumbered and outgunned; they need to overcome all odds to strike at Nazi Germany.
John Wick – Release Date October 24th 2014
John Wick is an ex-hit man. He comes out of retirement to track down gangsters that took everything from him and disrupted his plain and simple life. Starring Keanu Reeves, John Wick gives a fresh take on the assassin genre.
Interstellar – Release Date November 5th 2014
If the Earth dies, will we find another home in the galaxy? This was the mission of a group of explorers as the time of Earth to die comes to an end. The group travels beyond the galaxy to look for a new home and to make sure once and for all that humans indeed have a future among the stars.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 – Release Date November 21st 2014
Katniss Everdeen is in District 13 and this was after she has managed to overcome and shatter the games. She decides to spread her wings and to fight to save Peeta; President Coin, her friends and the nation all believe her and are inspired by her courage. Hunger Games fans can’t wait to watch the latest Hunger Games installment which is considered one of the top movies in 2014.
Inherent Vice – Release Date December 12th 2014
Doc Sportello’s ex-wife returns but not to say sorry but with a story that involved her and her current love. Her current boyfriend is a millionaire land developer however, she has a sinister plan to kidnap the man and throw him in a psyche ward. Doc could not believe his ears that his ex would be doing. And most of all, his ex now has a new boyfriend and together, they plan on completing the crime whether Doc likes it or not.
The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies – Release Date December 17th 2014
After reclaiming their home from the Dragon Smaug; Bilbo, Thorin and the company of dwarves has unleashed a deadly force into the world. Each member of the group has to sacrifice something important to him to be able to fight the Smaug and the great enemy Sauron to attack Lonely Mountain. Again the future of Middle Earth hangs in the balance and only when dwarves, elves and men unite can evil be vanquished.