‘Morbius,’ ‘Ghostbusters’ Sequel and More Sony Movies Pushed Back to 2021

Sony Pictures has pushed back many of its significant tentpoles– consisting of “ Morbius,” “ Ghostbusters: Afterlife,” “ Uncharted” and “Peter Rabbit 2”– to next year, the studio announced on Monday.

Jason Reitman’s “ Ghostbusters: Afterlife” has actually moved from July 10, 2020, to March 5, 2021; Jared Leto’s “ Morbius” has been pressed back from July 31, 2020, to March 19, 2021; Tom Holland-starring computer game adjustment “ Uncharted” went from March 5, 2021, to Oct. 8, 2021; and “ Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway” moved from Aug. 7, 2020, to Jan. 15,2021 An untitled Sony/Marvel motion picture was also delayed from an initial Oct. 8, 2021 date and is now undated.

Practically every significant Sony title was moved out of 2020, with the exception of Kevin Hart drama “Fathership,” which went up to Oct. 23, 2020, from Jan. 15,2021 Tom Hanks’ The second world war drama “Greyhound,” was taken off the schedule indefinitely from its June release.

The schedule relocations are the most sweeping by a significant studio considering that the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent shuttering of a lot of movie theaters in North America in recent weeks.

Sony’s moves also underscore that studios are not expecting theaters to be open once again till mid-summer, at the earliest. Warner Bros. is holding off “Wonder Lady 1984” to Aug. 14 rather of June 5. The studio likewise forever pulled “In the Heights”– an adjustment of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical that was due out June 26– as well as “Scoob,” an animated film based upon “Scooby-Doo” characters that had been set for May 15.

Other significant titles that have actually been taken off the schedule in recent weeks consist of Disney’s “Black Widow” and “Mulan,” Universal’s “Fast & Furious” entry “Quick 9,” MGM’s James Bond follow-up “No time at all to Die” and Paramount’s “A Quiet Place” follow up.

See the complete schedule of release date changes listed below.

” Greyhound” (Columbia Pictures)– TBD (from 6/12/2020)


” Fatherhood” (Columbia Pictures)– 10/23/2020(from 1/15/2021)


” Peter Bunny 2: The Runaway” (Columbia Pictures)– 1/15/2021(from 08/07/2020)


” Ghostbusters: Afterlife” (Columbia Pictures)– 03/05/2021(from 07/10/2020)


” Sony/Marvel Morbius” (Columbia Pictures)– 03/19/2021(from 07/31/2020)


” Uncharted” (Columbia Pictures)– 10/ 8/2021(from 03/05/2021)


Untitled Sony Marvel (Columbia Pictures)– TBD (from 10/08/2021)


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