Release dates! Release dates for everyone!!
Both Deadpool 2 and the Avatar sequels came out today with release dates, informing fans when they can expect to see the respective franchises in theaters, and with a couple of ’em coming quickly in 2018, we can’t wait!!
It all kicked off when 20th Century Fox announced Saturday morning that Deadpool 2 will hit the big screen on June 1, 2018 — the next in the series of groundbreaking, massively popular irreverent superhero films!
Ryan Reynolds is back, as you’d expect, since it’s so much of a passion project for him, and shooting for this film will begin in June.
But it’s far from the only announced release date from 20th Century Fox today!!
The company also announced that Steven Spielberg‘s film on the Washington Post and the Pentagon Papers will be given a limited release on December 22, 2017, with a nationwide release date of January 12, 2018.
Next year, Widows — which already looks like it might be a potential awards contender — is set to open in theaters on November 16, 2018.
And interestingly, Bohemian Rhapsody will get a VERY high profile December 25, 2018 release date!!
But the other big news from the company here is that of Avatar, because they announced ALL the release dates for sequels years in advance, and there’s a lot to love!!!
James Cameron announced the news on Facebook this morning, sharing a picture of “the best team in the business” while teasing out some info about the concurrent production the crew is already doing on the film’s four (!) sequels!
And here you go, the upcoming release dates, in order: December 18, 2020, December 17, 2021, December 20, 2024, and December 19, 2025.
Here’s the announcement (below):
Huge. Holiday. Blockbusters!!!
What do U think, Perezcious readers?! Mark you calendars now!!!
[Image via 20th Century Fox.]