Upcoming Hollywood Movies: March 2016 Releases

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Upcoming Hollywood Movies: March 2016 Releases

The Hollywood fire continues to burn with the most thrilling terminator episodes for February still on the air. Over the past few years, we have seen an upswing of superheroes, vigilante and teleportation movies. The trend continues this year with the superhero nemesis taking the show to a whole new level. This is marked by the likes of Deadpool with unchallengeable power, immortality aspect and a twisted sense of humor. So, what can we expect to see in March?

Unlike the month of February which packed a dose of horror movies, the month of March is more about science fiction. It packs a set of supernatural and action-adventure movies that will get you off the couch. For the first time in the history of Hollywood entertainment, we will see the greatest superheroes of all times face off, as Batman and Superman hunt each other in the battle for supremacy. It gets even better when science takes us to a utopian world where you can replicate your identity and live like a king in the movie “Identicals”. Dive in for more movies that have been slated for March.

Related: Upcoming Hollywood movies: February 2016 releases

March 2016 Releases: London has Fallen (March 4, 2016)


Genre: Action


Gerald Butler

Angela Basett

Morgan Freeman



London has Fallen Running Time: 1hr 39 min

London has Fallen Storyline

After the death of the British Prime Minister, the world’s most powerful leaders come together to pay tribute. Surprisingly, a ruthless terrorist group also pays a visit unleashing a cataclysmic attack that leaves the town in ruins and total jeopardy. Mike Banning (Gerald Butler) a secret service agent has to bring the President of the United States to safety. The terrorists reveal a terrifying vision of the future and the only hope of escaping it rests on the shoulders of the president of the United States. He has to unite with Charlotte Riley-a British MI-6 agent who literally trusts no one.

March 2016 Releases: The Other Side of the Door (March 4, 2016)


Genre: Horror-Supernatural


Sarah Wayne Callies

Javier Botet

Jeremy Sisto



The Other Side of the Door Running Time: 1hr 36 minutes

The Other Side of the Door Storyline

A family lives a happy life abroad until a tragic accident claims the life their young son. The grieved mother explores the world searching for means to bring back her son. Eventually, she learns of an ancient secret ritual that would bring her son back from the dead. She travels to an enchanted temple where the door serves as the link between the two worlds. When she disobeys the secret warning of never to open that door, she unwittingly upsets the balance between life and death.

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March 2016 Releases: The Wave (March 4, 2016)


Genre: Adventure


Kristoffer Joner

Jonas Oftebro

Ane Dahl Torp



The Wave Storyline

Kristian Eikfjord an experienced geologist accepts a job offer out of town. When he and his family are ready to leave the city of Geiranger, his colleagues detect some minor geological changes in the underground. Kristian becomes nervous and his worst nightmare is about to manifest when the alarm goes off and becomes an inevitable disaster. Within a fraction of an eye, it becomes a race against time as he has to make the best out of time to save as many people as possible.

March 2016 Releases: 10 Cloverfield Lane (March 11, 2016)


Genre: Thriller


Mary Elizabeth Winstead

John Goodman

John Gallagher Jr.



10 Cloverfield Lane Running Time: 2 hours

10 Cloverfield Lane Storyline

The film follows the story of a woman (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) who after an accident wakes up in an unfamiliar territory underground. She fears that she has been abducted. Her captor, a doomsday fellow warns her that she shouldn’t leave as a chemical weapon had left the outside world uninhabitable. Skeptical about the apocalypse story, she decides she must escape regardless of the terror that awaits her on the outside.

March 2016 Releases: The Perfect Match  (March 11, 2016)


Genre: Romance


Terrence Jenkins

Donald Faison

Paula Patton


The Perfect Match Running Time: 1hr 26 minutes

The Perfect Match Storyline

Charlie (Terrence Jenkins) is a charming playboy who believes that relationships are doomed. His two best friends Victor and Rick bet him that if he sticks to one woman for at least one month, he would be bound to fall in love. Charlie denies this for a while until the day he sets his eyes on the beautiful and mysterious Eva. They agree to a casual affair but with time, the bond becomes stronger and Charlie can’t help it but agree that she wants more than a casual affair.

March 2016 Releases: The Divergent Series/ Allegiant ( March 18, 2016)


Genre: Adventure


Shailene Woodley

Naomi Watts

Theo James



The Divergent Series/ Allegiant Running Time: 1hr 50 minutes

The Divergent Series/ Allegiant Storyline

After some earth-shaking revelations, Tris and Four must escape and go outside the walls enclosing Chicago. These events cause them to leave the only city and family they have known in order to find a solution to a life-threatening problem. Outside the city, they learn some very shocking truths. Now Tris and Four must find one person they can trust as a ruthless battle fires up outside Chicago that threatens humanity. When all the odds are stacked against them, they have to make impossible choices about sacrifice, allegiance, courage and love.

March 2016 Releases: Midnight Special (March 18, 2016)


Genre: Sci-Fiction


Michael Shannon

Kirsten Dunst

Joel Edgerton



Midnight Special Running Time: 1hr 51 minutes

Midnight Special Storyline

Michael Shannon goes on the run to protect his son Alton who has mystic powers and ends up learning the source of his son’s powers. What started as a race from the local law enforcement and religious extremists escalated to a nationwide manhunt involving the highest government agencies. Ultimately, Michael goes an extra mile to protect his son and help him fulfill his destiny that could change the world forever in this supernatural sci-fiction film.

March 2016 Releases: Miracles from Heaven (March 18, 2016)


Genre: Drama-Faith


Jennifer Garner

Martin Henderson

Queen Latifah



Miracles from Heaven Storyline

When Christy learns that her lovely 10-year-old daughter Anna is suffering from a rare chronic disease, she becomes an acute advocate for her daughter’s healing as she searches for remedy. Afterwards, Anna suffers a tragic accident and an extraordinary miracle unfolds that not only heals her but also leaves the medical specialist mystified, community inspired and her family restored.


March 2016 Releases: Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice (March 25, 2016)


Genre: Action


Henry Cavill

Ben Affleck

Amy Adams

Diane Lane


Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice Running time: 2hr 31 minutes

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice Storyline

The greatest superheroes of all times, Batman and Superman face off while the world wrestles with what kinds of heroes it needs. While Batman and Superman fight each other, a new threat Doomsday, created by Lex Luther rears its head. It’s up to Batman and Superman to put their differences aside and join forces with wonder woman to stop Lex Luther and the Doomsday from exterminating the human existence.

March 2016 Releases: My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (March 25, 2016)


Genre: Romance-Comedy


Nia Vardalos

Lainie Kazan

John Corbett



My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 Running Time: 1hr 29 minutes

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 Storyline

After spending most of their precious time focusing on their troubled teenage daughter, Toula and Ian are faced with a much bigger problem. Toula’s parents learn that they were never legally married. Toula and Ian now faced with marital problems have to deal with yet another Greek wedding, this time bigger and fatter.

March 2016 Releases: The Disappointments Room (March 25, 2016)


Genre: Thriller


Kate Beckinsale

Lucas Till

Mel Raido


The Disappointments Room Running Time: 1hr 40 minutes

The Disappointments Room Storyline

In this psychological thriller, Dana (Kate Beckinsale) relocates with her husband and their 5-year-old son to a rural home expecting a fresh start. She finds a key to a secret room in the attic which unleashes unimaginable horrors of the past. Housed in that room are unimaginable horrors of unexplainable events in her rural home that links to her life.

March 2016 Releases: Get a Job (March 25, 2016)


Genre: Comedy


Anna Kendrick

Miles Teller

Bryan Cranston



Get a Job Running Time: 1hr 23 minutes

Get a Job Storyline

The film follows the story of 4 recent college graduates who eventually comes to discover that their noble expectations and the realities of adulthood are two different things. Life after college takes on an unexpected turn for Jillian and Will who find themselves lost in a sea of never ending strange jobs. But with the help of friends, families and coworkers, they come to learn that the most important and hilarious adventures are the ones hidden from the naked eye.


March 2016 Releases: Identicals (March 25, 2016)


Genre: Sci-Fiction thriller


Lachlan Nieboer

Nick Blood

Nora Jane Noone



Identicals Running Time: 1hr 40 minutes

Identicals Storyline

A highly automated organization called Brand New-U identifies your doppelganger (people who talk like you, look like you, walk like you, but are living better lives) and helps their clients get that life and relocate to that brand new life. Slater seems to have a perfect life, better job, and a good girlfriend. But when his girlfriend was kidnapped by Brand New U and a corpse left behind, he had no option but to become an identical. As he moves through a series of complex life in search of her girlfriend, in the end, he realizes that what he must find now is himself. That’s all we had for March, fell free to comment and share.

Kenneth Kimari Tech enthusiast, Financial Analyst, Certified Copywriter, Blogger, and a coffee addict. Kenneth has many years of experience in freelance writing. His posts have also featured in some of the high profile websites like Wondershare and Droid Turf.
Kenneth Kimari Tech enthusiast, Financial Analyst, Certified Copywriter, Blogger, and a coffee addict. Kenneth has many years of experience in freelance writing. His posts have also featured in some of the high profile websites like Wondershare and Droid Turf.