Alert the authorities (and Jimmy Dean), we finally have that animated sausage movie we’ve all been pining for as Sony announces an opening date of June 3, 2016 for Seth Rogen’s “Sausage Party”, In addition, “Sex Tape” moved up a week and Paramount found a different Friday the 13th for “Friday The 13th”. Details below…
SEX TAPE—SONY—NOW 7/18/14 WAS 7/25/14
Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel move up one week to get away from Logjam #1 that now includes Scar Jo’s “Lucy” and “Hercules” and onto Logjam #2 with the actioner “Purge: Anarchy”, Disney’s “Planes: Fire & Rescue” and the Wachowskis’ weird-fest “Jupiter Ascending”.
FRIDAY THE 13TH—PARAMOUNT—NOW 11/13/15 WAS 3/13/15
Out of Friday the 13th of March and onto Friday the 13th of November. Get it?
SCOUTS VS. ZOMBIES–PARAMOUNT—NOW 3/13/15
Horror comedy from “Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones” director Christopher Landon plops itself onto a week that includes Kenneth Branagh’s “Cinderella” and Ron Howard’s “Heart of the Sea”.
MAX—WARNER BROTHERS—NOW 1/30/15
Military family drama from the director of “Remember The Titans” stars Thomas Haden Church, Lauren Graham and Robbie Hamel. Just reading the synopsis (a dog that helped soldiers in Afghanistan is adopted by his handler’s family after a traumatic experience) made me well up.
SAUSAGE PARTY—SONY—NOW 6/3/16
Check out the list of celebs adding their voices to this wonderfully silly sounding animated comedy…Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill, James Franco, Kristen Wiig, Salma Hayek, Edward Norton, Paul Rudd, Michael Cera, Danny McBride and Bill Hader. It’s like an animated “This Is The End”, but with more mustard.