Posts Tagged ‘2018’
Sony has moved their upcoming animated Spider-man feature film from an original July 2018 release date to a new date five months later – December 21, 2018. A live-action reboot of Spider-man will be premiering the prior year on July 28, 2017.
Black Panther is scheduled for his big screen debut in Disney/Marvel’s upcoming “Captain America: Civil War” [release date: May 6, 2016] but he will get a movie of his own in 2018. Chadwick Boseman will play the African superhero whose alter ego is T’Challa, the prince of the fictional African nation of Wakanda.
Fox is planning a new theme park to showcase its various animated properties such as [ironically] “Ice Age” and “The Simpsons” as well as its film properties [“Alien” and “Night at the Museum” and “Titanic”] in Dubai. Fox already has a theme park opening in Malaysia in 2017 but the Dubai theme park will exclusively […]
A movie based on the “Thunder Agents” comic book series of the 1960s is on the way after China’s Huayi Brothers Media has teamed with “Batman” producer Michael Uslan to launch both a feature film as well as a television series based on the comics. The “Thunder Agents” feature film will also include a cameo […]
With their contract set to expire after this year, the organizers of the San Diego Comic Con have reached a two-year extension to keep the annual convention in San Diego and not in Anaheim or Los Angeles, the two other major suitors for the event. As part of the deal, the city of San Diego […]
An animated feature film version of Spider-man is in the works as Sony Films announced that they have employed Phil Lord and Christopher Miller – of “The LEGO Movie” fame – to produce the animated Spidey flick. The animated feature film version of Spider-man is currently scheduled to be released on July 20, 2018.
Although they waited all the way until after the first rebooted “Godzilla” movie was released – unlike the current trend of announcing a sequel before the first film has released – Warner Bros. and Legendary formally announced that, yes, there will be a “Godzilla 2” coming our way in a few years and gave it […]
Disney/Marvel has pretty much had the comic book superhero movie blockbuster category to themselves for most of the decade so far but Warner Bros has thrown down the gauntlet this week by announcing they will have 13 – count ‘em, 13 – new films over the course of the next five and a half years […]
As if adding five untitled movie release dates earlier this week were not enough for Disney/Marvel, the studio went ahead and added another for 2018. When Sony Pictures vacated the May 2018 time frame for the release of the fourth installment in the rebooted Spider-Man film franchise, Disney/Marvel snapped it up by slotting another of […]
These days, the major film producing studios think way in advance and make announcements accordingly, such is the case with the newly formed Warner Animation Group. Since being rekindled, WAG had its first feature movie – “The LEGO Movie” – be a monstrous hit this year, so far raking in nearly half a billion American […]