In a more dramatic move, Universal also announced it is pushing back 'Minions: The Rise of Gru' a year to July of 2022. The next installment in Universal's Fast & Furious is shifting gears yet again, and will now roar into theaters on June 25 instead of May 28. In a more dramatic move, the studio announced that Illumination's origins story Minions: The Rise of Gru is being pushed out of 2021 entirely. It is now set to hit the big screen on July 1, 2022, moving from July 2 of this year. The two titles are among numerous tentpoles that were originally set to unfurl in 2020. When the pandemic struck, everything changed and studios began delaying their big releases. While Hollywood cheered behind the scenes on Tuesday after President Biden said everyone who wants to be vaccinated can be by May, film studios are still uncertain as to when all theaters will reopen, both in North America and abroad. Universal wants to ensure that most locations are once again in operation … [Read more...] about ‘F9’ Shifts Gears, Delays Release One Month to June 2021
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The movie will hit theaters in advance of Valentine's Day. Universal's romantic-comedy Marry Me — starring Jennifer Lopez and Owen Wilson — is delaying its release yet again due to ongoing theater closures amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Most recently, the music-infused movie had been set to open May 14, 2021 and will instead walk down the aisle on Feb. 11, 2022 in advance of Valentine's Day. That date had previously been occupied by an untitled Universal event pic. In a twinned announcement, Universal said it will release an untitled Blumhouse project on Jan. 28, 2022, but provided no further details. Marry Me was originally scheduled to hit the big screen during the 2021 Valentine's Day corridor, but was waylaid by the pandemic. Packed with original songs by Jennifer Lopez and Latin music sensation Maluma, Marry Me is based on a graphic novel of the same name by Bobby Crosby that centers on a pop superstar (Lopez) who, moments before marrying her rock-star fiance at Madison … [Read more...] about Jennifer Lopez-Owen Wilson Rom-Com ‘Marry Me’ Delays Release to February 2022
Last year, many big-ticket Bollywood films failed to keep up with their release dates owing to the cinema halls being shut because of the Novel Coronavirus pandemic. One amongst them is Kabir Khan's much-anticipated sports drama '83 which stars Ranveer Singh as former Indian captain Kapil Dev. With dip in the COVID-19 cases in the country, the government recently relaxed the lockdown rules and allowed the cinema halls to function at 100 percent occupancy. This has resulted in many filmmakers trying to finalize a release date for their respective films which couldn't make it to the big screens last year. Amid this, the latest reports suggest that Ranveer Singh starrer '83 is likely to release in theatres in June. A Bollywood Hungama report quoted a source as saying, "Reliance along with the many other producers of the film have decided to release the sports flick in the month of June. It makes sense as the normalcy would have kicked in firmly by then. Also, getting it in theatres … [Read more...] about Ranveer Singh’s Sports Drama ’83 To Release In Theatres In June 2021?
Ranveer Singh-starrer '83 was to hit the theatrical screens on April 10 last year. However, the film's release got postponed owing to cinema halls being shut because of the COVID-19 lockdown. Since the last few months, there were various speculations doing the rounds as to when the sports drama will arrive in theatres. Finally on Friday (February 19, 2021), the makers of '83 announced the release date of their film. The film helmed by Kabir Khan, is scheduled to release on June 4, 2021. When it comes to big-ticket films and multi-starrers, filmmakers generally eye for a festive release to attract more audience which in turn, results in big numbers at the box office. However, the makers of '83 didn't choose this route despite its scale and scope. Shibasish Sarkar, CEO of Reliance Entertainment explained the reason behind this while speaking with ETimes. He told the tabloid, "It was on June 25, 1983, that India won the World Cup. We will start the film on … [Read more...] about Ranveer Singh’s ’83: Here’s Why The Makers Didn’t Opt For A Festive Release
Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham , the most-awaited Mohanlal-Priyadarshan project, was delayed multiple times due to the pandemic. However, the magnum opus has now finally got a release date. Mohanlal, the leading man recently took to his official social media pages and announced that Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham will get a worldwide theatrical release on May 13, 2021, Thursday. Earlier it was announced that the Mohanlal starrer will hit the theatres on March 26, 2021. But the makers are forced to push the release to May 2021, due to the limitations in cinema screening implemented by the Kerala government. The state is still having 50 percent occupancy in the theatres, with no second shows. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Mohanlal (@mohanlal) According to the sources close to Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham , the makers feel that releasing the historical drama at this point is a big … [Read more...] about Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham: Mohanlal Reveals The New Release Date Of The Priyadarshan Directorial