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The most anticipated comic book movies of 2016Next year is shaping up to be huge for Superman, Captain America and even Deadpool.
Welcome to top five. Today we're counting down the top five most anticipated comic book movies of 2016. At number five is X-Men: Apocalypse. The last X-Men movie, X-Men: Days of Future Past did something crazy. They took the original X-Men movie series and merged it with the reboot X-Men First Class X-Men: Apocalypse will introduce the first mutant eventually known as Apocalypse. X-Men stories are usually epic in scale so this could match. We'll find out on May 27th, 2016. At number four is Suicide Squad. This movie hits on August 5th, 2016, and it tells the tale of a super team made up of Batman villains. It's got some big names in Will Smith, Jared Leto, and Margot Robbie, as the ever popular Harley Quinn. ""Suicide Squad" packs the star power, we'll see if it has a great story to match. At number three, "Captain America: Civil War". This is Disney's biggest Marvel movie of 2016, and it's taking an absolutely monumental comic book story line and cramming it into this movie. Captain America and Ironman are at odds over increased scrutiny of heroes, that's where the civil war breaks out. Also, this should mark the day debut of a new Spiderman, who exists in the same world as the Avengers, hits theaters on May sixth. Number two is Deadpool. Now, why is this movie more anticipated than Cap Three, This movie shouldn't exist. The [UNKNOWN] [UNKNOWN] is far from mainstream, however when [UNKNOWN] San Diego comic con was seen, people got excited. The trailer makes it look hyper violent while retaining a comedic an element, the combination that made dead pool so fun in the comic books. Books. And it's a movie. And the most anticipated comic book movie of 2015 is Batman versus Superman, Dawn of Justice. There's a lot riding on this movie. This one movie is built to set up Warner Brother's movies for years, including Suicide Squad The title lets you know you're going to see a battle of two legendary comic book characters. Added to that, Don of Justice should also introduce Wonder Woman and Aqua Man, amongst other heroes. Can one movie introduce a whole bunch of super heroes, while Batman and Superman are beating the tar out of each other? I don't know but I want to see it. Check out top5.cnet.com for more amazing lists. I'm Iyaz and we'll see you later.