Following last month’s announcement of upcoming release dates for its animated feature slate, Disney announces a number of updates for the studio’s live-action projects.
Following last month’s announcement of upcoming release dates for its animated feature slate, Disney has announced a number of updates for the studio’s live-action projects.
Six features have been given new dates, including two untitled Marvel films in what is becoming the franchise’s traditional May release window. Also new – and animated rather than live-action – is Planes: Fire And Rescue (July 18, 2014), a sequel to Planes, the Cars-in-the-air DisneyToons animated movie that opens August 9; Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (October 10, 2014) starring Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner; and Rob Marshall’s Into The Woods(December 25, 2014). The Muppets sequel already dated for March 21, 2014 is now called Muppets Most Wanted.
Here’s the full list of new titles in chronological order:
December 13, 2013 -- Saving Mr. Banks (limited)
March 21, 2014 -- Muppets Most Wanted
July 18, 2014 -- Planes: Fire & Rescue (3D)
October 10, 2014 -- Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
December 12, 2014 -- Tomorrowland
December 25, 2014 -- Into the Woods
August 8, 2014 -- The Hundred-Foot Journey (DreamWorks)
May 6, 2016 -- MARVEL UNTITLED
May 15, 2017 -- MARVEL UNTITLED
Source: The Walt Disney Studios
Jennifer Wolfe is Director of News & Content at Animation World Network.