The release schedule changes came fast and furious this week so here’s a recap…
THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3—SONY—NOW 2018 TBA—WAS 6/10/16
THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 4—SONY—NOW TBA—WAS 5/4/18
Sony rethinks entire franchise, moving episodes 3 & 4 back two years
SINISTER SIX—SONY—NOW 11/11/16
Spider-Man villain spinoff from director Drew Goddard slated for weekend before Thanksgiving 2016
PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN 5—BUENA VISTA—IN 7/7/17
It might have been a just-ok $241 million domestically last time around but international was a staggering $804 million. Hence the 5th installment.
CHRIST THE LORD—FOCUS—NOW 3/23/16
Retelling of the early years of Jesus’ life placed onto Easter weekend versus “Beverly Hills Cop” redo.
PARADISE LOST—RADIUS/TWC—IN 11/26/14 (Limited)
Thriller with Josh Hutcherson and Benicio del Toro as drug king Pablo Escobar, goes limited on Thanksgiving weekend.
HORNS—RADIUS/TWC—IN 10/31/14 (Limited)
Daniel Radcliffe/Juno Temple fantasy drama about a man who grows…you guessed it.
SINISTER 2—FOCUS—NOW 8/21/15
Follow up to October 2012’s original, which grossed a surprising $48 million, opens only against WB’s “Me Before You”
Video game adaptation of the adventures of Nathan Drake currently sits alone on 6/10.
THE BEST MAN WEDDING—UNIVERSAL—in 4/15/16
Third installment in the comedy franchise all alone on the 15th. The last “Best Man” opened to $30 million last November