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Crime Action Thriller Copyrighted poster art

“Never make the weapon the target”

USA Open: June 21, 2019 (wide release) / AU: Sep 5

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Horror Copyrighted poster art

“More than a toy… he’s your best friend.”

USA Open: June 21, 2019 (wide release) / AU: Jun 20

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Animation Comedy Family Kids Sequel IMAX Copyrighted poster art

USA Open: June 21, 2019 (wide release) / AU: Jun 20

ASSIGNED TO:
Alexander Malsan by Jun 22
Alternate:
  • Ruth Eshuis by Jun 22
Sci-Fi Action Comedy Sequel

USA Open: June 14, 2019 (wide—3,800+ theaters)

ASSIGNED TO:
David Cook by June 16
Alternate:
  • Ruth Eshuis by Jun 16
WEDNESDAY, June 26, 2019
Supernatural Horror Mystery Thriller IMAX Copyrighted poster art

USA Open: Wednesday, June 26, 2019 (wide release) / AU: June 27

ASSIGNED TO:
Alexander Malsan by Jun 29
Friday, June 28, 2019
Music Comedy Copyrighted poster art

USA Open: June 28, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 27 Jun

ASSIGNED TO:
David Cook by Jun 30
Alternate:
  • Ruth Eshuis by Jun 30
TUESDAY, July 2, 2019
Superhero Action Adventure 3D IMAX Copyrighted poster art

USA Open: July 2, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 1 Jul

ASSIGNED TO:
Raphael Vera by Jul 4
Alternate:
  • Ruth Eshuis by Jul 5
Friday, July 4, 2019
Animation Comedy Family Copyrighted poster art
The Queen's Corgi

UK: 5 July 2019 / Australia: 4 Jul 2019 or 12 Dec 2019 / USA: not announced yet

Roadshow [AU] / Lionsgate [UK]

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?-Ruth Eshuis by Jul 5
Friday, July 12, 2019
Documentary Copyrighted poster art

“The Soul Surfer from then to now”

Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information and Facebook page

USA Open: July 12, 2019

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Disaster Survival Horror Copyrighted poster art

USA Open: July 12, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 11 Jul

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Action Crime Comedy Copyrighted poster art

USA Open: July 12, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 11 Jul

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Friday, July 19, 2019
Animation Adventure Drama Copyrighted poster art
The Lion Kingleave your comments

USA Open: July 19, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 17 Jul

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Applicants:
  • Ruth Eshuis by Jul 18
  • Blake Wilson by Jul 22
Wednesday, July 26, 2019
Mystery Horror Thriller Sequel Distributor: STX Entertainment. Trademark logo.
Brahms: The Boy IIleave your comments
also known as “The Boy 2”

USA Open: July 26, 2019 (wide release) / AU: unknown

STX Entertainment—Starring: Katie Holmes, Ralph Ineson / Director: William Brent Bell

A young family who unaware of the dark history, move into the Heelshire Mansion. Their young son soon makes friends with a life-like doll called Brahms.

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Comedy Drama Copyrighted poster art

USA Open: July 26, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 15 Aug

ASSIGNED TO:
David Cook by Jul 28
Friday, August 2, 2019
Crime Action Adventure IMAX Copyrighted poster art
Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw

USA Open: August 2, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 1 Aug

Universal Pictures—Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Idris Elba, Vanessa Kirby, Eiza González, Helen Mirren, Cliff Curtis, Eddie Marsan, Joe Anoa'i, etc. / Director: David Leitch—“Deadpool 2” (2018), “Atomic Blonde” (2017)

Federal agent Luke Hobbs and former-British military turned mercenary Deckard Shaw, two men who dislike each other, are forced to team up to stop a new threat emerging from Brixton Lore, a cyber-genetically enhanced international terrorist who threatens the future of humanity.

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Applicants:
  • Ruth Eshuis by Aug 5
Friday, August 9, 2019
Sports Drama Copyrighted poster art
Brian BanksPG-13-Rating (MPAA)

“A broken system. A man who wouldn’t break.”

Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: August 9, 2019 (wide release) / AU: unknown

Bleecker Street Media—Director: Tom Shadyac / Starring: Aldis Hodge, Greg Kinnear, Melanie Liburd, etc.

The inspirational true story of Brian Banks (Aldis Hodge), an All-American high school football star committed to USC who finds his life upended when he is wrongly convicted of a crime he didn't commit. Despite lack of evidence, Banks is railroaded through a broken justice system and sentenced to a decade of prison and probation. Years later, with the support of Justin Brooks (Greg Kinnear) and the California Innocence Project, Banks fights to reclaim his life and fulfill his dreams of playing in the NFL.

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Family Live-Action Adventure Copyrighted poster art
Dora and the Lost City of Gold

“Explorer is her middle name”

USA Open: August 9, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 19 Sep

ASSIGNED TO:
David Cook by Aug 11
Alternate:
  • Casey Scharven by Aug 11
Comedy Drama Adaptation Copyrighted poster art
The Art of Racing in the RainPG-Rating (MPAA)

USA Open: August 9, 2019

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Blake Wilson by August 13
Action Crime Comic Book Adaptation Copyrighted poster art
The KitchenR-Rating (MPAA)

USA Open: August 9, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 29 Aug

New Line Cinema, division of Warner Bros. Pictures—Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Elisabeth Moss, Tiffany Haddish, Domhnall Gleeson, Margo Martindale, James Badge Dale, Common / Director: Andrea Berloff

The wives of New York gangsters in Hell's Kitchen in the 1970s continue to operate their husbands' rackets after they're locked up in prison.

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Horror Thriller Adaptation Copyrighted poster art
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

USA Open: August 9, 2019 (wide release)

ASSIGNED TO:
Alexander Malsan by Aug 10
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Biography Comedy Drama Copyrighted poster art
Blinded By the LightPG-13-Rating (MPAA)

“For anyone who has ever wanted to dream. You’re not alone.” / Inspired by a true story and the words and music of Bruce Springsteen

USA Open: August 14, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 22 Aug

Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company—Starring: Viveik Kalra, Kulvinder Ghir, Meera Ganatra, Aaron Phagura, Dean-Charles Chapman, Nikita Mehta, Nell Williams, Tara Divina, Rob Brydon, Frankie Fox, Hayley Atwell, Sally Phillips / Director: Gurinder Chadha

In 1987 during the austere days of Thatcher's Britain, a teenager learns to live life, understand his family and find his own voice through the music of Bruce Springsteen.

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Animation Action Adventure Comedy Sequel 3D Copyrighted poster art
The Angry Birds Movie 2

“Frenemies unite”

USA Open: August 14, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 12 Sep

Columbia Pictures, a division of Sony Pictures—Starring: Jason Sudeikis (voice), Josh Gad (voice), Bill Hader (voice), Danny McBride (voice), Peter Dinklage (voice), Leslie Jones (voice), Sterling K. Brown (voice), Eugenio Derbez (voice), Awkwafina (voice) / Director: Thurop Van Orman

The flightless angry birds and the scheming green piggies take their beef to the next level in The Angry Birds Movie 2! When a new threat emerges that puts both Bird and Pig Island in danger, Red (Jason Sudeikis), Chuck (Josh Gad), Bomb (Danny McBride), and Mighty Eagle (Peter Dinklage) recruit Chuck’s sister Silver (Rachel Bloom) and team up with pigs Leonard (Bill Hader), his assistant Courtney (Awkwafina), and techpig Garry (Sterling K. Brown) to forge an unsteady truce and form an unlikely superteam to save their homes.

King Mudbeard, ruler of the Bad Piggies, plots revenge against the Angry Birds after they devastated his homeland in a prior battle to reclaim their eggs, leading to a comical war that seemingly does not end until a mysterious purple bird named Zeta, threatens them all with her own plans for conquest after being fed up with living in a remote, arctic island. To avoid a frozen fate, the Birds and Pigs may have to make an impossible choice to forge an uneasy alliance against Zeta, and, in doing so, embark on a new adventure.

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Friday, August 16, 2019
Adventure Survival Horror Thriller Copyrighted poster art
47 Meters Down: Uncaged

USA Open: August 16, 2019 (wide release) / AU: unknown

Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures—Starring: John Corbett, Nia Long, Brec Bassinger, Sistine Rose Stallone, Sophie Nélisse, Corinne Fox / Director: Johannes Roberts

47 METERS DOWN: UNCAGED takes place in the backpacking mecca of Brazil, against the backdrop of the country’s vibrant culture, party atmosphere and beautiful beaches. A group of five girls from different backgrounds and countries are united by their lust for life and adventure in the coastal metropolis of Recife. Looking to get off the well-worn tourist trail, they hear about a hidden underwater ruin from a local guide and seize the opportunity to discover their own Atlantis beneath the turquoise waves. Unbeknownst to them, the caves where the forgotten city lies are not completely uninhabited, and as they swim deeper into the submerged labyrinth of caves they enter the territory of the deadliest shark species in the ocean.

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Comedy Drama Adaptation Copyrighted poster art
Where'd You Go, BernadettePG-13-Rating (MPAA)
Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: August 16, 2019 (wide release) / AU: unknown

Annapurna Pictures—Starring: Cate Blanchett (Bernadette Fox), Kristen Wiig, Judy Greer, Billy Crudup, Laurence Fishburne, James Urbaniak, Troian Bellisario, Zoe Chao / Director: Richard Linklater

‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’ is based on the runaway bestseller about Bernadette Fox, a Seattle woman who had it all—a loving husband and a brilliant daughter. When she unexpectedly disappears, her family sets off on an exciting adventure to solve the mystery of where she might have gone.

The novel by Maria Semple remained on the New York Times Bestseller List for a year and remained for 72 weeks on NPR’s Paperback Fiction Bestseller List.

Bernadette Fox (Cate Blanchett) is an agoraphobic architect and mother, who goes missing prior to a family trip to Antarctica. She hates people, she hates leaving the house, and more than anything, she hates the other parents at her daughter's school. After her anxiety-ridden mother disappears, 15-year-old Bee (Emma Nelson) does everything she can to find out where she is and what really happened to her, discovering her troubled past in the process.

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Action Crime Drama Adaptation Copyrighted poster art
The InformerR-Rating (MPAA)

“Choose your enemies wisely”

USA Open: August 16, 2019 (wide release) / AU: unknown

Aviron Picture s—Starring: Joel Kinnaman, Clive Owen, Rosamund Pike, Common, Ana de Armas / Director: Andrea Di Stefano

Honorably discharged Special Ops soldier Pete Koslow’s (Joel Kinnaman) world is turned upside-down when heis jailed after a fight to protect his wife (Ana de Armas). He’s given a chance for early release by becoming an informant for the FBI (Academy Award nominees Rosamund Pike and Clive Owen) and using his covert skills in an operation to take down The General, the most powerful crime boss in New York.

But when the FBI sting meant to finally earn Koslow his freedom results in the death of an undercover NYPD cop, Koslow finds himself caught in the crossfire between the mob and the FBI. The General insists Koslow takes the heat and sends him back to prison to spearhead a drug operation from inside, and the FBI affirms that going back to jail to do The General’s bidding is the only way for Koslow to keep his deal with them alive.

Caught in a world of impossible choices, Koslow must return to prison, where he formulates a plan to escape the clutches of three of New York City’s most powerful organizations –the mob, the NYPD and the FBI –in order to save himself and his family.

Based on the Swedish novel by Anders Roslund and Borge Hellstrom

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Comedy Copyrighted poster art
Good BoysR-Rating (MPAA)

“You must be this tall to see this movie”

USA Open: August 16, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 19 Sep

Universal Pictures—Starring: Jacob Tremblay, Will Forte, Molly Gordon, Retta, Lil Rel Howery, Josh Caras, Millie Davis

Three sixth grade boys ditch school and embark on an epic journey while carrying accidentally stolen drugs, being hunted by teenage girls, and trying to make their way home in time for a long-awaited kissing party.

Just how bad can one day get? The creative minds behind Superbad, Pineapple Express and Sausage Party take on sixth grade hard in the outrageous comedy, Good Boys.

After being invited to his first kissing party, 12-year-old Max (Room’s Jacob Tremblay) is panicking because he doesn’t know how to kiss. Eager for some pointers, Max and his best friends Thor (Brady Noon, HBO’s Boardwalk Empire) and Lucas (Keith L. Williams, Fox’s The Last Man On Earth) decide to use Max’s dad’s drone – which Max is forbidden to touch – to spy (they think) on a teenage couple making out next door.

But when things go ridiculously wrong, the drone is destroyed. Desperate to replace it before Max’s dad (Will Forte, The Last Man on Earth) gets home, the boys skip school and set off on an odyssey of epically bad decisions involving some accidentally stolen drugs, frat-house paintball, and running from both the cops and terrifying teenage girls (Life of the Party’s Molly Gordon and Ocean’s Eight’s Midori Francis).

From Point Grey producers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, the writers of Superbad, Pineapple Express and Sausage Party, and James Weaver (Neighbors), Good Boys, from Universal Pictures and Good Universe, is written by the team of Lee Eisenberg and Gene Stupnitsky (NBC’s The Office, Bad Teacher). Eisenberg also produces and Stupnitsky directs.

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Friday, August 23, 2019
Action Thriller Drama Copyrighted poster art
Angel has Fallen

USA Open: August 23, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 22 Aug

ASSIGNED TO:
Ruth Eshuis by Aug 23
Spy Action Comedy Copyrighted poster art
My SpyPG-13-Rating (MPAA)

“He’s a pro. She’s a natural.”

Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: August 23, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 19 Sep

STX Entertainment—Starring: Dave Bautista, Chloe Coleman (of “Big Little Lies” TV), Kristen Schaal, Ken Jeong / Director: Peter Segal—“50 First Dates,” “Get Smart” (2008), “Naked Gun 33⅓” / The script is written by Jon and Erich Hoeber (“Red”).

MY SPY follows JJ a hardened CIA operative (Dave Bautista) who has been demoted and finds himself at the mercy of a precocious 9-year-old girl, named Sophie (Chloe Coleman) where he has been sent undercover begrudgingly to surveil her family. When Sophie discovers hidden cameras in her apartment she uses her tech savviness to locate where the surveillance operation is set. In exchange for not blowing JJ’s cover Sophie convinces him to spend time with her and teach her to be a spy. Despite his reluctance JJ finds he is no match for Sophie’s disarming charm and wit.

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Applicants:
  • Ruth Eshuis by Sep 21
Christian Sports Drama Copyrighted poster art
OvercomerPG-Rating (MPAA)

“What do you allow to define you?”

Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: August 23, 2019 (wide release)

ASSIGNED TO:
Blake Wilson by Aug 27
Friday, August 30, 2019
Animation Adventure Comedy Copyrighted poster art
Playmobil: The Movie

“Let's get epic”

USA Open: August 30, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 5 Dec

STX Entertainment—Director: Lino DiSalvo

PLAYMOBIL: THE MOVIE takes audiences on an epic comedy adventure through a sprawling imaginative universe in the first-ever feature film inspired by the beloved, award-winning PLAYMOBIL® role-play toys. Packed with humour and excitement the film combines endearing and hilarious characters, thrilling adventure and breathtaking scenery in this originally animated heart-warming tale.

When her younger brother Charlie (Gabriel Bateman) unexpectedly disappears into the magical, animated universe of PLAYMOBIL®, unprepared Marla (Anya Taylor-Joy) must go on a quest of a lifetime to bring him home.

As she sets off on a fantastic journey across stunning new worlds, Marla teams up with some unlikely and heroic new friends - the smooth-talking food truck driver Del (Jim Gaffigan), the dashing and charismatic secret agent Rex Dasher (Daniel Radcliffe), a wholehearted misfit robot, an extravagant fairy-godmother (Meghan Trainor) and many more. Through their vibrant adventure, Marla and Charlie realize that no matter how life plays out, you can achieve anything when you believe in yourself!

Featuring the voices of Anya- Taylor Joy, Jim Gaffigan, Gabriel Bateman, Adam Lambert, Kenan Thompson, Meghan Trainor and Daniel Radcliffe.

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Friday, September 20, 2019
Sci-Fi Thriller Adventure Mystery Copyrighted poster art
Ad Astraleave your comments

“The answers we seek are just outside our reach”

Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: September 20, 2019 / AU: unknown

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, a division of The Walt Disney Company—Starring: Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Donald Sutherland, James Gray, Ruth Negga, John Ortiz, Jamie Kennedy, etc.

Astronaut Roy McBride (Brad Pitt) travels to the very edge of the solar system to find his missing father who disappeared on a mission to find alien life 20 years prior—and solve a puzzle that threatens survival on our planet. On his journey, he reveals secrets that question human existence and our place in the cosmos.

The title means ‘to the stars’ in Latin. It is often used as a shorthand for per aspera ad astra (through hardships to the stars).

Director James Gray has said it will feature ‘the most realistic depiction of space travel that's been put in a movie.’ He's also described it as ‘Sorta like, if you got “Apocalypse Now” and “2001” in a giant mash-up and you put a little [Joseph] Conrad in there.’

The film reunites Donald Sutherland, Tommy Lee Jones and Loren Dean who previously appeared in ‘Space Cowboys’ (2000).

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Friday, September 27, 2019
Crime Thriller Copyrighted poster art
21 Bridges

“The only way out is through him”

Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: September 27, 2019 (wide release) / AU: unknown

STX Entertainment—Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Taylor Kitsch, Sienna Miller, J.K. Simmons, Keith David, etc. / Director: Brian Kirk

21 BRIDGES follows an embattled NYPD detective (Chadwick Boseman), who is thrust into a citywide manhunt for a pair of cop killers after uncovering a massive and unexpected conspiracy. As the night unfolds, lines become blurred on who he is pursuing, and who is in pursuit of him. When the search intensifies, extreme measures are taken to prevent the killers from escaping Manhattan as the authorities close all 21 BRIDGES to prevent any entry or exit from the iconic island.

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Friday, November 1, 2019
Animation Entertainment Studios
Arctic DogsPG-Rating (MPAA)leave your comments

USA Open: November 1, 2019 (wide release) AU: unknown

Entertainment Studios—Starring: Jeremy Renner, Alec Baldwin, John Cleese, Heidi Klum, Anjelica Huston, James Franco, Michael Madsen, Omar Sy / Director: Aaron Woodley —“Spark: A Space Tail” (2016)

Swifty the Arctic fox works in the mail room of the Arctic Blast Delivery Service but dreams of one day becoming a Top Dog (the Arctic's star husky couriers). To prove himself worthy of the Top Dog role, Swifty secretly commandeers one of the sleds and delivers a package to a mysterious location. He stumbles upon a secret fortress where he comes face to face with Otto Von Walrus, a blubbery evil genius who walks around on mechanical legs and commands a loyal army of oddly polite puffin henchmen. Swifty soon discovers Von Walrus' plan to melt the polar ice caps and flood the world in order to reign supreme. Now, Swifty has to enlist the help of his friends: PB, a concerned polar bear, Lemmy, a scatterbrained albatross, Bertha and Leopold, two conspiracy theorist otters and Jade, a worldly fox. This ragtag group of Arctic misfits has to band together to stop Von Walrus' sinister plans and save the day

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Friday, November 22, 2019
Action Mystery Thriller Adaptation Distributor: Paramount Pictures Corporation. Trademark logo.
The Rhythm Sectionleave your comments
Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: November 22, 2019 (wide release) / AU: 21 Nov

Paramount Pictures Corporation—Starring: Blake Lively, Jude Law / Director: Reed Morano

After the death of her family in an airplane crash on a flight that she was meant to be on, Stephanie Patrick discovers the crash was not an accident. She then seeks to uncover the truth by adopting the identity of an assassin to track down those responsible.

Based on the novel of the same name by Mark Burnell

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Applicants:
  • Pamela Karpelenia by Nov 25
Friday, December 20, 2019
Sci-Fi Fantasy Action Adventure 3D Copyrighted poster art
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
also known as “Star Wars: Episode IX”

“Every generation has a legend. / The saga comes to an end”

USA Open: December 20, 2019 / AU: 19 Dec

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Applicants:
  • Raphael Vera by Dec 22
  • Alexander Malsan by Dec 21
  • Blake Wilson by Dec 23
  • Samiatu Dosunmu by Dec 25-27
Friday, May 8, 2020
War Drama Adaptation Distributor: Columbia Pictures. Trademark logo.
Greyhound

USA Open: May 8, 2020

Columbia Pictures, a division of Sony Pictures—Starring: Tom Hanks, Elisabeth Shue, Stephen Graham

During World War II, an international convoy of 37 Allied ships, led by Commander Ernest Krause (Tom Hanks), cross the treacherous North Atlantic while being hotly pursued by wolf packs of German U-boats.

This film is based on The Good Shepherd by C.S. Forester.

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Applicants:
  • Shawna Ellis by Mar 24

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