Friday, April 28, 2006
Here are some of this summer's possible blockbusters. Click on a title to visit the official website, where you'll find trailers and more.
Mission: Impossible 3, May 5. Tom Cruise takes on supervillain Truman Capote, I mean, a supervillain played by Philip Seymour Hoffman.
Poseidon, May 12. I have a sinking feeling about this one.
The Da Vinci Code, May 19. Tom Hanks brings to the screen the heretical thriller that keeps deviling best-seller lists.
X-Men: The Last Stand, May 26. More mutants than ever -- including Kelsey Grammer as Beast! -- in this third go-around.
The Break-Up, June 2. Vince Vaughn and Jennifer Aniston. Off-screen chemistry might mean movie chemistry,t too. Besides, he's a crackup.
The Omen, 6/6/6. When you run out of satanic sequels, you remake the 1976 original. Oh, look at the cute little baby! It has its father's eyes.
Cars, June 9. Pixar. Vrroom. Vrrroom
Nacho Libre, June 16. Comedy stars Jack Black as a priest who turns pro wrestler to save an orphanage.
Click, June 23. Adam Sandler gets a magical remote that lets him rewind his life.
Superman Returns, June 30. Brandon Routh is the new Man of Steel, Kevin Spacey is Lex Luther, and Kate Bosworth is Lois Lane.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, July 7. Johnny Depp (above) is back as Capt. Jack Sparrow, trying to keep phantoms from stowing away his soul in Davy Jones' locker.
Lady in the Water, July 21. M. Night Shyamalan's latest eerie fable, about a woman who comes to life from a children's story.
My Super Ex-Girlfriend, July 21. Owen Wilson tries to break up with Uma Thurman, because she's a bit mental. One problem: She also has superpowers.
Miami Vice, July 28. Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx star in big-screen version of the TV show. Farrell had a hit yet?
World Trade Center, Aug. 11. Norristown's Maria Bello joins Nicholas Cage in Oliver Stone's tale of the 9/11 terrorist attack.
Clerks 2, Aug. 18. Jersey boy director Kevin Smith knows: With a slacker classic, there's no rush to do the sequel.
Snakes on a Plane, Aug 18. Reptiles run amok in coach! Save us, Samuel L.!