The Eagle of the Ninth

Focus Features has announced dates for their 2011 releases, which includes:

  • February 25th, 2011: Kevin Macdonald‘s Roman epic adventure The Eagle of the Ninth, starring Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell, Donald Sutherland, Mark Strong, and Tahar Rahim.
  • March 11th, 2011: Cary Fukunaga‘s big screen adaptation of Jane Eyre starring Mia Wasikowska, Michael Fassbender, Jamie Bell, Juid Dench, and Sally Hawkins
  • April 8th, 2011: Joe Wright‘s Hanna starring Saoirse Ronan, Cate Blanchett, and Eric Bana
  • Fall/Winter 2011: Lone Scherfig‘s big screen adaptation of One Day starring Anne Hathaway.

Read the full press release with more information on all of the films, after the jump.

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Focus Features Announces 2010 Release Dates

Eagle in the ninth

Focus Features today announced their 2010 release slate. Highlights include:

  • March 12th 2010: The Squid and the Whale writer/director Noah Baumbach‘s Greenberg which stars Ben Stiller
  • April 16th 2010: Thomas BalmèsBabies, a documentary film which simultaneously follows four babies around the world – from birth to first steps.
  • Wednesday, September 1st 2010: Anton Corbijn‘s The American starring George Clooney as a retiring assassin
  • Third Quarter 2010: Kevin Macdonald‘s Roman epic adventure The Eagle of the Ninth
  • November 2010: Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck‘s (Half Nelson, Sugar) dramedy adaptation of Ned Vizzini‘s 2006 novel It’s Kind of a Funny Story
  • TBA 2010 (we assume in December for Award Season): Sofia Coppola‘s Somewhere starring Stephen Dorff and Elle Fanning

After the jump you can read the full press release, which includes detailed plot synopsis for all of these films.

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