A lot of great movies were released in the year 2018 and interestingly, the $200 million budget movie, Black Panther was Google’s 2018 most-searched movie.
The fantasy/Science fiction movie which was released on January 29, 2018, happens to be the 9th highest grossing movie of all time reaping in $1.344 billion as at May 22, 2018.
Topping as google’s most-searched movie in 2018 could be as a result of the huge budget pushed into its promotions prior to its release.
Below is brief of the storyline of the black movie, Black Panther.
“After the death of his father, T’Challa returns home to the African nation of Wakanda to take his rightful place as king. When a powerful enemy suddenly reappears, T’Challa’s mettle as king — and as Black Panther — gets tested when he’s drawn into a conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced with treachery and danger, the young king must rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and secure the safety of his people”.
Another fantasy/Science fiction movie, Deadpool 2 is Google’s second most-searched movie in 2018. The $110 million budget movie was released on May 15, 2018, reaping in $734.2 million after its release.
Below is a summarised storyline of the movie, Deadpool 2.
“Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool meets Russell, an angry teenage mutant who lives at an orphanage. When Russell becomes the target of Cable — a genetically enhanced soldier from the future — Deadpool realizes that he’ll need some help saving the boy from such a superior enemy. He soon joins forces with Bedlam, Shatterstar, Domino and other powerful mutants to protect young Russell from Cable and his advanced weaponry”.
The thriller/Science fiction movie, Venom is Google’s 3rd most-searched movie in 2018. The 2hour 20minutes thriller/science fiction movie directed by Ruben Fleischer was released on October 3, 2018, with a budget of $100-116 million. Venom so far has reaped in $851.3 million.
Read the summarised storyline of the movie, Venom.
“Journalist Eddie Brock is trying to take down Carlton Drake, the notorious and brilliant founder of the Life Foundation. While investigating one of Drake’s experiments, Eddie’s body merges with the alien Venom — leaving him with superhuman strength and power. Twisted, dark and fueled by rage, Venom tries to control the new and dangerous abilities that Eddie finds so intoxicating”.
Avengers: Infinity War, fantasy/science movie is Google’s 4th most-searched movie in 2018, apparently, internet and movie lovers searched more fantasy/science movies in 2018 than any other.
Avengers: Infinity War which is the 3rd most expensive movie ever made was released on April 23, 2018. The production of the movie costs $316-400 million. It has reaped in $2.048 billion so far.
The brief storyline of Avengers Infinity:
“Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their most powerful enemy yet — the evil Thanos. On a mission to collect all six Infinity Stones, Thanos plans to use the artefacts to inflict his twisted will on reality. The fate of the planet and existence itself has never been more uncertain as everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment”.
The $50-55 million budget movie, Bohemian Rhapsody is Google’s 5th most-searched movie in 2018. Bohemian Rhapsody is a drama movie with the storyline;
“Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound. They reach unparalleled success, but in an unexpected turn Freddie, surrounded by darker influences, shuns Queen in pursuit of his solo career. Having suffered greatly without the collaboration of Queen, Freddie manages to reunite with his bandmates just in time for Live Aid. While bravely facing a recent AIDS diagnosis, Freddie leads the band in one of the greatest performances in the history of rock music. Queen cements a legacy that continues to inspire outsiders, dreamers and music lovers to this day”.
Bohemian Rhapsody produced by Bryan Singer, Robert De Niro, Jim Beach, Graham King was released on October 24, 2018. It has also reaped in $589.1 million in just two months after its release.