The number of films tied to geek culture has expanded rapidly in recent years, accounting for a bigger and bigger percentage of Hollywood releases.  "Best in Shows" is the ICv2 list of geek films, arranged by quarter, with some context for each.  Dates and other information are updated until release with new info as we get it.  To see all the periods we’re covering, see the "Best in Shows Index."

February 14
Twentieth Century Fox announced this date for the animated adaptation of Noelle Stevenson’s medieval-fantasy webcomic Nimona, which was published in 2015 by Harper Teen(see “Noelle Stevenson's 'Nimona' Optioned”). Stevenson is also one of the authors on the wildly popular comic series Lumberjanes.

Untitled DC Film
February 14
Warner Bros. claimed this date in July 2017 for an upcoming DC Universe feature.

February 21
Sony announced this date for the live-action superhero movie Bloodshot based on the Valiant Entertainment comic. Vin Diesel will star in the title role, and Diesel’s Fast and the Furious producer Neal Moritz is also on board.

Untitled Pixar Project
March 13
Pixar reserved this date in October 2015.

Untitled 20th Century Fox Marvel Movie
March 13
On June 30, 2017, 20th Century Fox claimed this date for one if six untitled X-Men movie projects. Will it be Deadpool 3, X-Force, or a movie focusing on Dafne Keen, who played X-23 in Logan?

G.I. Joe
March 27
Paramount is rebooting G.I. Joe in what may the launch of Hasbro's Allspark shared cinematic universe (see "'Micronauts,' 'G.I. Joe' Movies Get Dates").

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