According to a survey by Fandango, the J. J. Abrams-directed film is the most anticipated film in 2015, followed by 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' and 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2'.
AceShowbiz - "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" unsurprisingly is named 2015's most anticipated movie. An annual survey by Fandango puts the J. J. Abrams-directed film on the first place, followed by another highly-anticipated movie "Avengers: Age of Ultron".
The third spot is taken by "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2". Moviegoers, meanwhile, put "Fifty Shades of Grey", %cJamie Dornan% and %cDakota Johnson%-starring steamy film which is ready to arrive in theaters ahead of Valentine's Day, on the next place. "Jurassic World" starring %cChris Pratt% is on number five.
The survey took place between December 22 and December 29, and was based on 1,000 correspondents. "It's been a decade since the last installment of the most beloved sci-fi fantasy franchise of all time, and kids of all ages are eagerly anticipating the revitalization of the series next December," said Fandango chief correspondent Dave Karger of the poll's first placer.
The survey also included other topics like favorite actors and actresses. %cRobert Downey Jr.% had to fight fellow member of The Avengers, %cChris Hemsworth%, for the title of fan favorite actor in a 2015 movie. The latter has two other movies scheduled for release next year, "Blackhat" and "In the Heart of the Sea". The favorite actress title is taken by %cJennifer Lawrence%, while %cScarlett Johansson% is placed second.
Most Anticipated 2015 Movie:
Fan Favorite Actress in 2015 Movies:
- "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
- "Avengers: Age of Ultron"
- "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2"
- "Fifty Shades of Grey"
- "Jurassic World"
Fan Favorite Actor in 2015 Movies:
- %cJennifer Lawrence% ("The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2", "Joy")
- %cScarlett Johansson% ("Avengers: Age of Ultron")
- %cAngelina Jolie% ("By the Sea")
- %cMelissa McCarthy% ("Spy")
- %cHalle Berry% ("Kidnap")
Biggest Male Breakout Movie Star, 2015:
- %cRobert Downey Jr.% ("Avengers: Age of Ultron")
- %cChris Hemsworth% ("Avengers: Age of Ultron", "Blackhat" and "In the Heart of the Sea")
- %cDaniel Craig% ("Spectre")
- %cChris Pratt% ("Jurassic World")
- %cTom Cruise% ("Mission: Impossible V")
Biggest Female Breakout Movie Star, 2015:
- %cJamie Dornan% ("Fifty Shades of Grey")
- %cJohn Boyega% ("Star Wars: The Force Awakens")
- %cLevi Miller% ("Pan")
- %cNeel Sethi% ("The Jungle Book")
- %cTony Jaa% ("Furious 7")
Most Anticipated Family Film of 2015:
- %cDaisy Ridley% ("Star Wars: The Force Awakens")
- %cLily James% ("Cinderella", "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies")
- %cDakota Johnson% ("Fifty Shades of Grey", "A Bigger Splash")
- %cKate Mara% ("The Fantastic Four", "The Martian")
- %cSofia Boutella% ("Kingsman: The Secret Service")
- "Inside Out (2015)"