Posted on Saturday, February 10th, 2007 by Peter Sciretta
Universal Pictures has announced the release dates of it’s 2008 tent-pole line-up.
February 29, 2008: Babylon A.D. – A sci-fi thriller starring Vin Diesel (Previously announced).
March 28, 2008: Wanted – Based on the graphic novel, starring James McAvoy and Morgan Freeman.
May 22, 2008: Indiana Jones 4 (Tentative Title) – The fourth installment in the Indiana Jones series. Directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Harrison Ford. (Previously Announced)
June 20, 2008: The Love Guru – Starring Mike Myers (Previously Announced)
June 13, 2008: The Incredible Hulk – A Do-over of the classic Marvel comic. The film was originally scheduled to go head-to-head with Disney/Pixar’s WALL-E, but has now been moved up two weeks to avoid the competition.
July 11, 2008: The Mummy 3 – The third film in the series hopes to occupy this date (let’s see if they can get their apples together), Brendan Fraser and Rachel Weisz are expected to return.
July 18, 2008: Mamma Mia! – A big screen version of the popular musical which will star Meryl Streep. Note: Warner Bros. Pictures’ The Dark Knight is also scheduled for release on this date.
August 1, 2008: Hellboy 2: The Golden Army – Again, the studio hopes to have the film ready for this date (this could change as pre-production develops).
November 14, 2008: The Wolfman – An Adaptation of the classic horror film, starring Benicio Del Toro.Cool Posts From Around the Web: