Best in Shows is an ICv2 calendar of geek movies listed by release date, with info and links.  Dates are continuously updated as they change.  Each year has a separate calendar page; see "Best in Shows Index" for geek movie calendars for other years.


Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania
February 17, 2023
The third Ant-Man feature is expected to star Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly, with Peyton Reed directing (see "Progress on ‘Ant-Man 3’").

Dungeons & Dragons
March 3, 2023
The movie based on Hasbro subsidiary Wizards of the Coast's role playing game property has now moved from Warner Bros., which fought a court battle to preserve its rights to the IP, to Paramount, which now has an overall deal with Hasbro (see "'Dungeons & Dragons' Film Moves to Paramount, Gets Date").

Guardians of the Galaxy 3
May 5, 2023
On November 11, 2019, it was revealed that the date was reserved for an untitled Marvel Studios movie, which was identified as the third Guardians of the Galaxy film in May of 2021.

Shazam 2
June 2, 2023
The release date for the film was pushed back to November 4, 2022 then to June 2, 2023 during a coronavirus date shuffle (see "DC Movie Shuffle").  Both Helen Mirren and Lucy Liu have been cast to play roles in this film (see "Lucy Liu in 'Shazam'").

Untitled Marvel Live Action Movie
July 28, 2023
On November 11, 2019, it was revealed that the date was reserved for an untitled Marvel Studios movie.

The Exorcist
October 13, 2023
The first of three new Exorcist movies is planned for theatrical release; the other two may not be (see "'Exorcist' Trilogy").

Untitled Marvel Live Action Movie
November 3, 2023
On November 11, 2019, it was revealed that the date was reserved for an untitled Marvel Studios movie.

Star Wars: Rogue Squadron
December 22, 2023
The date was reserved and moved due to the coronavirus shuffle (see "'Star Wars' Pushed Off") before we knew what it was, but we now know it will be Patty Jenkins' Star Wars: Rogue Squadron.

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