Unfortunately, the pandemic continues to impact the film industry, leaving several theaters closed. However, movie studios and filmmakers learned to adapt to streaming services as an alternative experience for watching new movies. While some movies saw release dates advance, some new movies continue to be released in theaters, streaming, or both.
With spring break just around the corner, people will have the opportunity to see the latest movies in March 2021, either at home or in theaters. This March movie collection ranges from biopics and action movies to comedies and animations, so there is something to see for everyone.
10 Moxie (Netflix)
A shy teenager manages to make herself invisible so as not to receive attention from her peers. However, she soon becomes friends with a new student who is sexually harassed by one of the soccer players. As the school refuses to take action and applies this double standard between high school boys and girls, the young teenager uses her voice to call the school for sexism with some inspiration from her mother’s rebellious past to start a revolution.
Moxie features Hadley Robinson, Josephine Langford, Patrick Schwarzenegger, and Amy Poehler, who is also the film’s director and producer. This comedy-drama will premiere on Netflix on March 3.
9 SpongeBob Movie: Sponge On The Run (Paramount +)
SpongeBob realizes that his pet snail, Gary, has disappeared and seeks the help of his best friend, Patrick, to find him. Once they learn that Gary is imprisoned by King Poseidon, SpongeBob and Patrick go on another fun round trip to rescue him.
For more than two decades, SpongeBob SquarePants has remained one of the most watched animated series, and SpongeBob is one of the most iconic characters in history. SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run will feature various celebrities, including Awkwafina, Snoop Dogg, and Keanu Reeves. The Nickelodeon film will premiere on Paramount +, rebranding from CBS All Access, on March 4.
8 Raya and the Last Dragon (in theaters and Disney + with premier access)
Raya is a young warrior princess who sets out on a journey to find the last dragon to save humanity from the Druun, a group of monsters that humans and dragons faced 500 years ago. However, Raya faces some obstacles including an enemy who also wants to locate the dragon.
Raya and the last dragon became the last Disney film to be adapted for its home broadcast release. It is also one of the most anticipated animated films of 2021. The Disney animated film will open both in theaters and on Disney + with Premier Access on March 5.
7 Boss Level (Hulu)
A retired soldier finds himself under a time loop, where he relives his death each time. After initially giving up on trying to stop the cycle of time, an unexpected call from his wife inspires him to stop the organization behind him and his family with the help of those around him.
This action movie has a star-studded cast, including Frank Grillo, Mel Gibson, Naomi Watts, and Annabelle Wallis. Boss level It will launch exclusively on Hulu on March 5.
6 Coming 2 America (Prime Video)
Coming to america It first came out in 1988 and became one of the most popular movies of the ’80s. After 33 years, fans are excited to see Eddie Murphy return as one of its most famous characters, Prince Akeem Joffer, in Coming 2 America.
After initially visiting the United States to find his queen, the then-prince will soon become the King of Zamunda. However, she soon learns that she has a biological son who lives in the United States. Now, he embarks on another trip to America in hopes of finding his son and future heir to the crown. Coming 2 America will be released on Prime Video on March 5.
5 Chaos Walking (in theaters)
Directed by Doug Liman, Chaos walking is the latest science fiction film, adapted from Patrick Ness’ series of young adult novels. The science fiction movie is about a boy named Todd Hewitt, who lives on a planet where all children are affected by noise and women are extinct. When a girl named Viola crashes nearby, her life is in danger and Todd is tasked with protecting her. While Todd is on the run with Viola, he also discovers secrets about his powers and the planet.
Chaos walking It has a stellar cast of Tom Holland, Daisy Ridley, Mads Mikkelsen, and Nick Jonas. After the film was delayed multiple times from 2019, it will finally open in theaters on March 5.
4 Cherry (AppleTV +)
Tom Holland meets with Avengers EndgameThe directors, Anthony and Joe Russo, in their latest crime drama, Cherry. It is from a semi-autobiographical novel by Nico Walker and traces Cherry’s life as a college student, lover, army doctor, drug addict, and bank robber.
Critics have praised Holland and Ciara Bravo for their portrayals of Cherry and Emily, with mixed responses on the story and direction. Following its theatrical release on February 26, Cherry will launch on AppleTV + on March 12.
3 Yes, day (Netflix)
When two strict parents are known for their excessive “no” commands with their children, they embark on an adventure, where they go through an entire “yes day.” Children make the rules and parents cannot deny any of their commandments. As the family grows closer, they also face some obstacles that require re-evaluating their livelihood.
Yes day features Jennifer Garner, Édgar Ramírez and Jenna Ortega. The comedy film will premiere on Netflix on March 12.
two Zack Snyder’s Justice League (HBO Max)
League of Justice It’s not exactly a new movie since it was released in 2017. Unfortunately, the superhero movie received heavy criticism for its story and visual effects, leading to its disappointment at the box office. Of course, fans blamed Joss Whedon, who replaced Zack Snyder and made significant changes and cuts to the film. Snyder has since shared that his final version of League of Justice existed, prompting fans to demand that Warner Bros. release the Snyder Cut with the #ReleaseTheSnyderCut move.
After waiting three years of campaigning and petitioning, the voices of the fans were finally heard, with Zack Snyder’s Justice League It will premiere on HBO Max on March 18. The superhero movie follows a group of heroes recruited by Bruce Wayne to save humanity from Steppenwolf and his army. The final cut will include new images, some edits and restorations of scores.
1 Godzilla vs. Kong (in theaters and HBO Max)
As the MonsterVerse franchise continues to grow, two of the world’s most magnificent monsters battle each other in Godzilla vs. Kong. When Kong seeks to find his rightful home, he crosses paths with Godzilla, leading to an unexpected clash between the two monsters.
Godzilla vs. Kong stars several stellar cast members, including Alexander Skarsgård, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Hall, and Kyle Chandler. As one of the most anticipated sci-fi movies of 2021, the film will open simultaneously in theaters and on HBO Max on March 31.
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