The long-gestating 3D action-adventure starring Keanu Reeves moves back from Feb 8 to Dec 25, while Kick-Ass 2 arrives in theatres on Jun 28 and features the returning cast of Aaron Johnson (pictured), Chloë Grace Moretz and Christopher Mintz-Plasse.
Carl Erik Rinsch directs 47 Ronin and the cast includes Hiroyuki Sanada, Ko Shibasaki, Tadanobu Asano and Rinko Kikuchi. Scott Stuber, Pamela Abdy and Eric McLeod are producing.
Jeff Wadlow directs Kick-Ass 2 from his screenplay based on the comic by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr and Matthew Vaughn produces alongside Tarquin Pack, Adam Bohling and David Reid.
The 3D remaster of Steven Spielberg’s classic Jurassic Park will open in conventional theatres and IMAX on Apr 5, moving up from the original Jul 19 slot.
2 Guns, the sensation of the EFM in Berlin at the start of the year when Foresight Unlimited launched pre-sales, opens on Aug 16. Baltasar Kormákur directs Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg and the crime drama co-stars Paula Patton, Bill Paxton, James Marsden, Fred Ward and Edward James Olmos. The extensive producer roster features Marc Platt, Randall Emmett, George Furla, Adam Siegel, Jeffrey Stott, Ross Richie, Andrew Cosby and Norton Herrick.
The comedy Identity Theft moves up from May 10 to Feb 8 and stars Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy. Horrible Bosses’ Seth Gordon directs and Scott Stuber, Bateman and Pamela Abdy produce.
Richard Curtis directs the Working Title time travel rom-com About Time to star Rachel McAdams, Domhnall Gleeson, Tom Hollander and Bill Nighy. Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner produce alongside Nicky Kentish Barnes and the film will open on May 10.
Supernatural action-adventure R.I.P.D. from director Robert Schwentke moves back from Jun 28 to Jul 19 and stars Jeff Bridges, Ryan Reynolds, Kevin Bacon, Mary-Louise Parker and Stephanie Szostak. The story is based on the Dark Horse comic and the producers are Neal Moritz, Michael Fottrell and Mike Richardson.
- Universal announced last week that Cross Creek Pictures and Exclusive Media’s F1 drama Rush directed by Ron Howard will open on Sept 20, while the Tom Cruise sci-fi thriller Oblivion is set for Apr 19 and supernatural thriller Mama will reach theatres on Jan 18 .