2017 Fantasy Movies (By Date)

Guillermo Del Toro's Untitled Cold War Drama

    • Fantasy

    A mysterious and magical other-worldly love story set in 1963 America

    The Witcher

      • Action

      Animorphs

        • Sci-Fi

        Universal Pictures is developing an adaptation of K.A. Applegate's best selling book series Animorphs. The books were previously adapted into a 1998 TV series entitled Animorphs, which ran for two seasons on Nickelodeon and starred Shawn Ashmore, Boris Cabrera, Brooke Nevin and Paulo Costanzo. Deborah Forte has signed on to produce, although it isn't known how far into development this project is.

        The Animorphs books followed a group of teens who come across a crashed alien spaceship. The...

        The Merlin Saga

          • Fantasy

          An origin story of the mythical wizard from his boyhood in Wales through his training as a young man and ultimate role as defender of the natural world and mentor to King Arthur.

          Untitled Sony Greek God Project

            • Fantasy

            Two projects, very similar in subject matter about Greek Gods on Earth, are being melded together into one project at Sony. Apollo Rising — which is based on an original idea by the legendary comic book creator Stan Lee (Spider-Man) and developed between Lee and Avi Arad is merging with Eternal, which was a spec script from Red Queen author Victoria Aveyard purchased earlier this year.

            Troll

              • Animation

              20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

                • Adventure

                Captain Nemo explores the mysteries of the ocean deep in his submarine Nautilus. Based on the classic Jules Verne novel.

                Asarum

                  • 90 min
                  • Fantasy

                  Medusa

                    • Animation

                    An all-new story behind the infamous snake-headed lady from Greek mythology.

                    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

                      • Fantasy

                      Originally published in a serialized form beginning in 1869, Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea tells the story of Captain Nemo and the crew of his submarine vessel, the Nautilus, as they embark on incredible adventures and encounter fantastic sea life beneath the surface.

                      Apostle Paul

                        • History

                        Follows the Jewish man of God (also known as Saul of Tarsus) who crossed over to speak to the Romans and preach the word.

                        Indifferent

                          • Drama

                          Kolma

                            • Fantasy

                            In the vein of Truly Madly Deeply, the film is based on the 13-year-old Israeli telepic All I’ve Got. Kolma centers on a young woman who is in a car crash that kills her boyfriend. When she dies decades later, the woman dies the woman is given the choice of returning to the day of the accident to live her life again or being reunited with her love.

                            The Odyssey

                              • Fantasy

                              The Odyssey is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems attributed to Homer. It is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad, the other work ascribed to Homer.

                              Pinocchio

                                • Fantasy

                                A new adaptation of the famous tale about a wooden puppet who wants to become a human boy.

                                Robert Downey Jr. will star as Geppetto, the woodcarver who creates the puppet who dreams of becoming a real boy.

                                Adventure Time Movie

                                  • Animation

                                  Adventure Time follows the escapades of 12-year-old boy Finn and best friend dog Jake who fight fiercely in a quest to protect their beloved Land of Ooo, usually from the Ice King who is searching high and low for his Princess Bubblegum.

                                  Hansel and Gretel

                                    • Fantasy

                                    A live-action adaptation of Neil Gaiman's Hansel and Gretel graphic novel.

                                    Fortunately, the Milk

                                      • Sci-Fi

                                      Based on the Time Travel adventure by Neil Gaiman's children's book.

                                      The Foundation

                                        • Thriller

                                        History shows that in the 1500s, Nostradamus' three volumes of prophecies were best-sellers, making him a rich man. But what the world doesn't know is that he used his vast treasure-trove of riches to create a foundation to prevent his most catastrophic prophesies from occurring! This secret team still functions today, using Nostradamus' published and unpublished tomes to predict threats to worldwide security.

                                        The Witcher

                                          • Fantasy

                                          The hero created by Sapkowski, Geralt the witcher, is a monster hunter with superhuman abilities. He is a creature suspended between two worlds – the human and the magical. The Witcher saga is already being compared to the hugely popular ‘Game of Thrones’.