The launch dates for quite a few high-profile upcoming movies have been introduced.
Starting with superhero movies, Fox introduced in the present day that Deadpool 2 will arrive on June 1, 2018, with Dark Phoenix–the sequel to X-Men: Apocalypse–coming on November 2, 2018. The New Mutants movie from director Josh Boone will come out earlier than these, arriving on April 13, 2018.
All of those dates had been reported by Entertainment Weekly.
Additionally, the 4 sequels to James Cameron’s Avatar now have official launch dates. As revealed on Facebook (via EW), the primary will premiere on December 18, 2020, with the following ones arriving on December 17, 2021, December 20, 2024, and December 19, 2025. All 4 films are being filmed on the similar time, with manufacturing now lastly underway.
2009’s Avatar stands because the highest-grossing film in historical past, bringing in $2.78 billion on the world field workplace.
According to Avatar star Sam Worthington, Avatar 2 will emphasize the “family” facet that Cameron has previously spoken about. “This is going to be Jake [Sully, Worthington’s character] eight years later, and he’s got a family now'” he mentioned. “The world is bigger than the first one, but essentially, it’s a movie about family.”
As for why Avatar 2 is taking so lengthy to reach, Cameron mentioned beforehand that his plan to make the second, third, fourth, and fifth installments at the same time is a giant activity.
“So we’re not making Avatar 2,” he mentioned. “We’re making Avatar 2, three, four and 5. It’s an epic enterprise. It’s not in contrast to constructing the Three Gorges dam. (Laughs) So I do know the place I’ll be for the following eight years of my life.”
In different information, an Avatar game from the developers of The Division is on the way.