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Family Drama
Miracle Dogs
ASSIGNED TO:
Ruth Eshuis by end of March
Friday, April 10, 2020
Animation Musical Comedy Adventure Sequel Copyrighted poster art
Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: April 10, 2020 (simultaneous release in theaters and on streaming video services)

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, April 24, 2020
Hidden-Camera Comedy Copyrighted poster art
Bad TripR-Rating (MPA)

USA Open: April 24, 2020 (wide release)

United Artists Releasing, a subsidiary of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)—Starring: Eric Andre, Lil Rel Howery, Tiffany Haddish, Michaela Conlin / Director: Kitao Sakurai

Two friends embark on a cross-country road trip full of inventive pranks, pulling its real-life audience into the mayhem.

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, May 8, 2020
Music Romance Drama Copyrighted poster art
The High Note

USA Open: May 8, 2020 (wide release)

Focus Features, a subsidiary of Universal Pictures, a division of NBCUniversal/Comcast—Starring: Dakota Johnson, Bill Pullman, June Diane Raphael, Tracee Ellis Ross, Ice Cube, Eddie Izzard / Director: Nisha Ganatra

A superstar singer and her overworked personal assistant are presented with a choice that could alter the course of their respective careers.

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Horror Copyrighted poster art
Run Sweetheart RunR-Rating (MPA)

USA Open: May 8, 2020 (wide release)

Universal Pictures—Starring: Ella Balinska, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Betsy Brandt, Pilou Asbæk, Clark Gregg / Director: Shana Feste

A woman tries to get home alive after her blind date turns violent.

ASSIGNED TO:
Music Romance Drama Distributor: Focus Features. Trademark logo.
Covers

USA Open: May 8, 2020 (wide release)

Focus Features, a subsidiary of Universal Pictures, a division of NBCUniversal/Comcast—Starring: Dakota Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Ice Cube, Eddie Izzard, Bill Pullman, June Diane Raphael

A love story set in the Los Angeles music industry. An aspiring music producer (Dakota Johnson) works as an assistant to a legendary singer. As the producer tries to juggle her demanding assistant’s job, she will also have to figure out her own career.

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, May 22, 2020
Animation Adventure Comedy Copyrighted poster art
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run
also known as “SpongeBob SquarePants 3”

“A huge journey to find a tiny friend”

USA Open: May 22, 2020 (wide release) / AU: Jul 2

Paramount Pictures Corporation, a subsidiary Viacom—Director: Tim Hill / Starring voices of: Tom Kenny, Clancy Brown, Bill Fagerbakke, Awkwafina, Lori Alan, Rodger Bumpass / Composer: Hans Zimmer

ASSIGNED TO:
Applicants:
  • Blake Wilson by May 26
Friday, May 29, 2020
Family Sci-Fi Adventure Fantasy Adaptation 3D Copyrighted poster art
Artemis FowlPG-Rating (MPA)

“Remember the name / Time to believe”

Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: May 29, 2020 (wide release)

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures—Starring: Ferdia Shaw, Lara McDonnell, Josh Gad, Tamara Smart, Nonso Anozie, Colin Farrell, Judi Dench / Director: Kenneth Branagh

Artemis Fowl II (Ferdia Shaw), a young Irish criminal mastermind, kidnaps the fairy LEPrecon officer Captain Holly Short (Lara McDonnell) for ransom to fund the search for his missing father in order to restore the family fortune.

Directed by Kenneth Branagh and based on the book by Eoin Colfer, ARTEMIS FOWL follows 12-year-old genius Artemis Fowl, a descendant of a long line of criminal masterminds, as he finds himself in a battle of strength and cunning against a powerful, hidden race of fairies who may be behind his father’s disappearance.

Budget: $125 million

ASSIGNED TO:
Applicants:
  • Alexander Malsan by May 31
Fantasy Romance Drama Copyrighted poster art
The Green Knight

“When honor was everything. When courage made kings.”

USA Open: May 29, 2020 (wide release)

A24—Starring: Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Sarita Choudhury, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Barry Keoghan / Director: David Lowery

A fantasy re-telling of the medieval story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

An epic fantasy adventure based on the timeless Arthurian legend, ‘The Green Knight’ tells the story of Sir Gawain (Dev Patel), King Arthur's reckless and headstrong nephew, who embarks on a daring quest to confront the eponymous Green Knight, a gigantic emerald-skinned stranger and tester of men. Gawain contends with ghosts, giants, thieves, and schemers in what becomes a deeper journey to define his character and prove his worth in the eyes of his family and kingdom by facing the ultimate challenger. From visionary filmmaker David Lowery comes a fresh and bold spin on a classic tale from the knights of the round table.

ASSIGNED TO:
Political Comedy Drama Copyrighted poster art
Irresistible

USA Open: May 29, 2020 (wide release)

ASSIGNED TO:
Jim O’Neill by May 31
Friday, June 12, 2020
War Drama Copyrighted poster art
Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: June 12, 2020 (wide release)

Starring: Tom Hanks

ASSIGNED TO:
Applicants:
  • Shawna Ellis
Thriller Distributor: STX Entertainment. Trademark logo.
Greenland

USA Open: June 12, 2020 (wide release)

STX Entertainment—Starring: Gerard Butler, Morena Baccarin, David Denman, Scott Glenn / Director: Ric Roman Waugh

A family struggles for survival in the face of a cataclysmic natural disaster.

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Horror Thriller Copyrighted poster art
Candyman

“Dare to say his name”

USA Open: June 12, 2020 (wide release)

Universal Pictures—Starring: Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Tony Todd, Vanessa Williams, Teyonah Parris, Colman Domingo, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett / Director: Nia DaCosta

From Producer/Writer Jordan Peele / A ‘spiritual sequel’ to the 1992 horror film ‘Candyman’ that returns to the now-gentrified Chicago neighborhood where the legend began.

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, June 19, 2020
Thriller Distributor: Summit Entertainment. Trademark logo.
Fatale

USA Open: June 19, 2020 (wide release)

Lionsgate (Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.)—Starring: Hilary Swank, Michael Ealy, Geoffrey Owens, Mike Colter / Director: Deon Taylor

A married man is tricked into a murder scheme by a female police detective.

ASSIGNED TO:
Comedy Drama Distributor: Universal Pictures. Trademark logo.
The King of Staten IslandR-Rating (MPA)

USA Open: June 19, 2020 (wide release)

Universal Pictures—Director/Producer: Judd Apatow / Starring: Pamela Adlon, Pete Davidson, Marisa Tomei, Machine Gun Kelly, Steve Buscemi, Kevin Corrigan, Bel Powley, Maude Apatow, Moises Arias

A semi-autobiographical comedy-drama about Pete Davidson growing up in Staten Island, including losing his father during 9/11 and entering the world of stand up comedy

ASSIGNED TO:
Animation Adventure Family 3D Copyrighted poster art
Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: June 19, 2020 (wide release)

ASSIGNED TO:
Raphael Vera by Jun 21
Alternate:
  • Blake Wilson by Jun 22
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Action Drama Sequel IMAX Copyrighted poster art
Top Gun: Maverick
also known as “Top Gun 2”

USA Open: June 24, 2020 (wide release)

Paramount Pictures Corporation, a subsidiary Viacom—Starring: Tom Cruise, Jennifer Connelly, Val Kilmer, Jon Hamm, Miles Teller, Ed Harris, Monica Barbaro, Jean Louisa Kelly / Director: Joseph Kosinski—“TRON: Legacy” (2010), “Oblivion” (2013), “Only the Brave” (2017)

After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy's top aviators, Pete Mitchell is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him.

After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy’s top aviators, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him. When he finds himself training a detachment of Top Gun graduates for a specialized mission the likes of which no living pilot has ever seen, Maverick encounters Lt. Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller), call sign: “Rooster,” the son of Maverick’s late best friend and Radar Intercept Officer Lt. Nick Bradshaw, aka “Goose.”

Facing an uncertain future and confronting the ghosts of his past, Maverick is drawn into a confrontation with his own deepest fears, culminating in a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who will be chosen to fly it.

ASSIGNED TO:
Applicants:
  • Keith Rowe by Jun 25
Friday, July 3, 2020
Sci-Fi Adventure Comedy Copyrighted poster art
Free Guy

“The world needed a hero. They got a guy.”

Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: July 3, 2020 (wide release)

20th Century Studios, a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Studios, a division of The Walt Disney Company—Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Taika Waititi, Jodie Comer, Utkarsh Ambudkar / Director: Shawn Levy

Comedy about a bank teller who realizes he is a background character in an open-world video game called Free City where he has been robbed every single day for 27 days.

In the open world video game Free City, an amalgamation of Grand Theft Auto and Fortnite, Guy (Reynolds) is a non-player character (NPC) working as a bank teller. Thanks to a code developed by programmers Milly (Comer) and Keys (Keery) inserted into Free City by the publisher Antoine (Waititi), Guy becomes aware of his world being a video game, and takes steps to make himself the hero, creating a race against time to save the game before the developers can shut it down.

Now in a world where there are no limits, he is determined to be the guy who saves his world his way…before it is too late.

The film is reportedly about the rise of an idealist in a world that is very cynical and dark.

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, July 10, 2020
Action Comedy Drama Sci-Fi Fantasy Supernatural-Horror Copyrighted poster art
Ghostbusters: Afterlife

USA Open: July 10, 2020 (wide release)

Columbia Pictures, a division of Sony Pictures—Director: Jason Reitman / Starring: Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard, Mckenna Grace, Paul Rudd, Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, Sigourney Weaver, Annie Potts, Bokeem Woodbine

When a single mom and her two kids arrive in a small town, they begin to discover their connection to the original Ghostbusters and the secret legacy their grandfather left behind.

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, July 17, 2020
Spy Action Thriller Drama IMAX Copyrighted poster art
Tenet
Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: July 17, 2020 (wide release)

Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company—Writer/Director: Christopher Nolan / Starring: John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Kenneth Branagh, Michael Caine, Elizabeth Debicki, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Himesh Patel

A secret agent is tasked with preventing World War III through time travel. This is an action epic revolving around international espionage, time travel, and Evolution.

ASSIGNED TO:
Animation Adventure Comedy Musical Adaptation Distributor: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. Trademark logo.
Bob's Burgers: The Movie

USA Open: July 17, 2020 (wide release)

20th Century Studios, a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Studios, a division of The Walt Disney Company—Director: Jason Reitman / Starring: Kristen Schaal, H. Jon Benjamin, John Roberts, Dan Mintz

Feature film based on the animated TV series

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, July 24, 2020
Action Adventure Comedy Family Fantasy 3D Copyrighted poster art
Jungle Cruise

USA Open: July 24, 2020 (wide release)

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures—Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, Jesse Plemons, Paul Giamatti, Edgar Ramirez, Jack Whitehall / Director: Jaume Collet-Serra

Set during the early 20th century, a wisecracking riverboat captain named Frank takes an intrepid scientist named Dr. Lily Houghton and her brother on a mission down the Amazon to find the Tree of Life which is believed to possess healing powers. Lily travels from London, England to the Amazon jungle and enlists Frank’s questionable services to guide her downriver on La Quila—his ramshackle-but-charming boat. Lily is determined to uncover an ancient tree with unparalleled healing abilities—possessing the power to change the future of medicine. Thrust on this epic quest together, the unlikely duo encounters innumerable dangers, a competing German expedition, and supernatural forces, all lurking in the deceptive beauty of the lush rainforest. But as the secrets of the lost tree unfold, the stakes reach even higher for Lily and Frank and their fate—and mankind’s—hangs in the balance.

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, July 31, 2020
Sci-Fi Action Adventure Drama Horror Thriller Adaptation Copyrighted poster art
Morbius

USA Open: July 31, 2020 (wide release)

Columbia Pictures, a division of Sony Pictures / Producer: Marvel Entertainment / Starring: Jared Leto, Michael Keaton, Jared Harris, J.K. Simmons, Matt Smith, Adria Arjona, Tyrese Gibson / Director: Daniel Espinosa

Biochemist Michael Morbius tries to cure himself of a rare blood disease, but he inadvertently infects himself with a form of vampirism instead.

ASSIGNED TO:
Applicants:
  • Pamela Karpelenia by Aug 1
Comedy Copyrighted poster art
Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar

“From the gals who brought you Bridesmaids

USA Open: July 31, 2020 (wide release)

Lionsgate (Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.)—Starring: Kristen Wiig, Annie Mumolo, Jamie Dornan, Damon Wayans Jr., Wendi McLendon-Covey / Producers: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Kristen Wiig, Annie Mumolo, Jessica Elbaum / Director: Josh Greenbaum

A pair of best friends find themselves in over their heads.

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, August 7, 2020
Sci-Fi Adaptation Distributor: Paramount Pictures Corporation. Trademark logo.
Infinite

USA Open: August 7, 2020 (wide release)

Paramount Pictures Corporation, a subsidiary Viacom—Director: Antoine Fuqua / Producer: Di Bonaventura Pictures / Writer: John Lee Hancock / Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dylan O'Brien, Rupert Friend, Jason Mantzoukas, Sophie Cookson, Toby Jones

A man discovers that his hallucinations are actually visions from past lives.

This film is based on The Reincarnationist Papers by D. Eric Maikranz.

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Supernatural-Horror Mystery Suspense-Thriller Crime Drama Adaptation Distributor: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. Trademark logo.
The Empty ManR-Rating (MPA)

USA Open: August 7, 2020 (wide release)

20th Century Studios, a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Studios, a division of The Walt Disney Company—Starring: Stephen Root, Joel Courtney, Rasneet Kaur, Aaron Poole / Director: David Prior

On the trail of a missing girl, an ex-cop comes across a secretive group attempting to summon a terrifying supernatural entity that may be responsible for a string of mysterious disappearances in a small Midwestern town.

It’s been one year since the first reported case of the Empty Man disease, and no drug has been able to slow its progress. The cause is unknown, and the symptoms include fits of rage, hideous hallucinations, suicidal dementia, followed by death, or a near lifeless, “empty” state of catatonia. As murder cults rise nationwide, the FBI and CDC enter a joint investigation of the Empty Man, hoping to piece together clues to stop the cult and uncover a cure.

Based on the Boom! graphic novel written by Eisner Award-winner Cullen Bunn and illustrated by Vanesa R. Del Rey

ASSIGNED TO:
Animation Family Kids Adventure Fantasy Comedy Adaptation Sequel Copyrighted poster art
Peter Rabbit 2: The RunawayPG-Rating (MPA)

USA Open: August 7, 2020 (wide release)

ASSIGNED TO:
Shawna Ellis
Friday, August 14, 2020
Animation Fantasy Adventure Comedy Family Drama Adaptation Walt Disney Pictures
The One and Only Ivan

USA Open: August 14, 2020 (wide release)

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures—Starring: Sam Rockwell, Angelina Jolie, Bryan Cranston, Danny DeVito, Helen Mirren / Director: Thea Sharrock

A gorilla named Ivan (Sam Rockwell) tries to piece together his past with the help of an elephant named Stella (Angelina Jolie) as they hatch a plan to escape from captivity.

Ivan lives in a cage at the Exit 8 Big Top Mall and Video Arcade with an aging elephant named Stella and a dog named Bob (Danny DeVito) with no recollection of how they got there. They are owned by Mack (Bryan Cranston), the owner of the Big Top Mall. When an abused baby elephant named Ruby (Brooklynn Prince) shows up and is taken under Stella’s trunk, Ivan starts to care for her as well and along with the janitor’s daughter Julia (Ariana Greenblatt), they help to turn things around at the mall.

This film is based on the children’s novel by Katherine Applegate.

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Action Thriller Distributor: Universal Pictures. Trademark logo.
Nobody

USA Open: August 14, 2020 (wide release)

Universal Pictures—Starring: Connie Nielsen, Bob Odenkirk, Christopher Lloyd, J.P. Manoux / Director: Ilya Naishuller

A bystander who intervenes to help a woman being harassed by a group of men becomes the target of a vengeful drug lord.

ASSIGNED TO:
Superhero Action Adventure Fantasy IMAX Copyrighted poster art
Wonder Woman 1984

USA Open: August 14, 2020 (wide release)

ASSIGNED TO:
Blake Wilson by Aug 16 or 17
Alternate:
  • Alexander Malsan by Jun 6
Friday, August 21, 2020
Crime Thriller Drama Distributor: Focus Features. Trademark logo.
Let Him Go

USA Open: August 21, 2020 (wide release)

Focus Features, a subsidiary of Universal Pictures, a division of NBCUniversal/Comcast—Starring: Kevin Costner, Diane Lane, Lesley Manville, Jeffrey Donovan, Kayli Carter, Booboo Stewart / Director: Thomas Bezucha

A retired sheriff and his wife, grieving over the death of their son, set out to find their only grandson. They end up fighting to rescue him from a dangerous off-grid family.

This film is based on the novel Let Him Go by Larry Watson.

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Sci-Fi Music Comedy Copyrighted poster art
Bill and Ted Face the Music

USA Open: August 21, 2020 (wide release)

United Artists Releasing—Starring: Keanu Reeves, Samara Weaving, Kristen Schaal, Brigette Lundy-Paine, Alex Winter, William Sadler / Director: Dean Parisot

Once told they’d save the universe during a time-traveling adventure, 2 would-be rockers from San Dimas, California find themselves as middle-aged dads trying to crank out a hit song and fulfill their destiny.

Now enduring the monotony of middle-aged life, William ‘Bill’ S. Preston, Esq. (Alex Winter) and Theodore ‘Ted’ Logan (Keanu Reeves) are warned by a visitor from the future of the need for them to create a song in 78 minutes that will save all life on Earth and the entire universe. The pair work with their families, old friends, famous musicians, and each other to complete the task.

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, August 28, 2020
Action Thriller Comedy Sequel Distributor: Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Trademark logo.
The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard

USA Open: August 28, 2020 (wide release)

Lionsgate (Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.)—Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Morgan Freeman, Samuel L. Jackson, Salma Hayek, Antonio Banderas, Richard E. Grant, Tom Hopper, Frank Grillo / Director: Patrick Hughes

Three years after the events of the original film, bodyguard Michael Bryce (Ryan Reynolds) continues his friendship with assassin Darius Kincaid (Samuel L. Jackson) as they embark on a new adventure to save Sonia (Salma Hayek), Darius's wife, from new threats.

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Horror Thriller Distributor: Paramount Pictures Corporation. Trademark logo.
Spell

USA Open: August 28, 2020 (wide release)

Paramount Players, a division of Paramount Pictures Corporation, a subsidiary of Viacom—Starring: Omari Hardwick, Loretta Devine / Director: Mark Tonderai

A father survives a plane crash in rural Appalachia, but becomes suspicious of the elderly couple who take him in to nurse him back to health with the ancient remedies.

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, September 4, 2020
Action Crime Thriller Drama
Honest Thief

USA Open: September 4, 2020 (wide release)

Briarcliff Entertainment—Starring: Liam Neeson, Kate Walsh, Jai Courtney, Jeffrey Donovan, Jeffrey Wright, Robert Patrick / Director: Mark Williams

A bank robber tries to turn himself in because he's falling in love and wants to live an honest life… but when he realizes the Feds are more corrupt than him, he must fight back to clear his name.

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Sci-Fi Action Fantasy Adaptation Copyrighted poster art
Monster HunterPG-13-Rating (MPA)

USA Open: September 4, 2020 (wide release)

Screen Gems, a division of Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group, owned by Sony Pictures Entertainment—Director: Paul W.S. Anderson / Starring: Milla Jovovich, Tony Jaa, Meagan Good, Ron Perlman, Diego Boneta, Clifford “T.I.” Harris Jr.

A United Nations military team falls into a portal to an alternate world, where Hunters fight giant monsters. Two groups work together to defend the portal, thwarting monsters from entering and invading Earth.

When Lt. Artemis and her loyal soldiers are transported to a new world, they engage in a desperate battle for survival against enormous enemies with incredible powers.

This feature film is loosely based on the video game ‘Monster Hunter’ by Capcom.

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Psychological-Thriller
Unhinged

USA Open: September 4, 2020 (wide release)

Solstice Studios—Starring: Russell Crowe, Jimmi Simpson, Gabriel Bateman, Stephen Louis Grush / Director: Derrick Borte

Academy Award winner Russell Crowe stars in Unhinged, a psychological thriller that takes something we've all experienced- road rage - to an unpredictable and terrifying conclusion. Rachel (Caren Pistorius) is running late getting to work when she crosses paths with a stranger (Crowe) at a traffic light. Soon, Rachel finds herself and everyone she loves the target of a man who feels invisible and is looking to make one last mark upon the world by teaching her a series of deadly lessons. What follows is a dangerous game of cat and mouse that proves you never know who you're driving next to.

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, September 11, 2020
Horror Mystery Thriller Sequel Copyrighted poster art
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It

USA Open: September 11, 2020 (wide release)

Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company—Starring: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Julian Hilliard, Ruairi O'Connor / Director: Michael Chaves

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, September 18, 2020
Action Crime Thriller War Drama Adaptation Distributor: Paramount Pictures Corporation. Trademark logo.
Without Remorse

USA Open: September 18, 2020 (wide release)

Paramount Pictures Corporation, a subsidiary Viacom—Starring: Michael B. Jordan (as John Clark), Jamie Bell, Jodie Turner-Smith, Cam Gigandet, Brett Gelman / Director: Stefano Sollima

This film is based on the novel by Tom Clancy.

John Clark, a Navy SEAL, goes on a path to avenge his wife's murder only to find himself inside of a larger conspiracy.

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Animation Adventure Family Comedy Copyrighted poster art
Connected
Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: September 18, 2020 (wide release)

Columbia Pictures, a division of Sony Pictures—Starring: Olivia Colman, Maya Rudolph, Abbi Jacobson, Danny McBride / Director: Michael Rianda

The Mitchell family road trip is interrupted by a tech uprising that threatens mankind. Katie Mitchell is accepted into the film school of her dreams. Her whole family drives Katie to school together when their plans are interrupted by a tech uprising. The Mitchells will have to work together to save the world.

CONNECTED is an original animated comedy from director Mike Rianda (Gravity Falls) and producers Phil Lord and Christopher Miller (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, The Lego Movie), about an everyday family's struggle to relate while technology rises up around the world! When Katie Mitchell (voiced by Abbi Jacobson), a creative outsider, is accepted into the film school of her dreams, her plans to meet “her people” at college are upended when her nature-loving dad Rick (voiced by Danny McBride) determines the whole family should drive Katie to school together and bond as a family one last time.

Katie and Rick are joined by the rest of the family, including Katie’s wildly positive mom Linda (voiced by Maya Rudolph), her quirky little brother Aaron (voiced by Mike Rianda), and the family’s delightfully chubby pug Monchi for the ultimate family road trip. Suddenly, the Mitchells’ plans are interrupted by a tech uprising: all around the world, the electronic devices people love – from phones, to appliances, to an innovative new line of personal robots – decide it’s time to take over. With the help of two friendly malfunctioning robots, the Mitchells will have to get past their problems and work together to save each other and the world!

ASSIGNED TO:
Applicants:
  • Blake Wilson by Sep 21
Spy Action Adventure Comedy Sequel IMAX Copyrighted poster art
The King's Man
also known as “Kingsman 3”

USA Open: September 18, 2020 (wide release)

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, a division of The Walt Disney Company—Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Charles Dance, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Gemma Arterton, Rhys Ifans, Matthew Goode, Tom Hollander, Daniel Brühl, Djimon Hounsou, Stanley Tucci / Director: Matthew Vaughn

As a collection of history’s worst tyrants and criminal masterminds gather to plot a war to wipe out millions, one man must race against time to stop them.

ASSIGNED TO:
Applicants:
  • Alexander Malsan by Sep 20
Friday, September 25, 2020
Music Romance Comedy Distributor: Universal Pictures. Trademark logo.
Praise This

USA Open: September 25, 2020

Universal Pictures—Director: Tina Gordon

Youth choirs gather together for a music competition

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Romance Drama Copyrighted poster art
What About Loveleave your comments

USA Open: September 25, 2020 (wide release)

JPSLD and XLI41 Studios—Starring: Sharon Stone, Andy Garcia, Rosabell Laurenti Sellers, Miguel Ángel Muñoz, Marielle Jaffe, Jose Coronadom, Iain Glen / Director: Klaus Menzel

Two young people, somewhat wary of love, spend a summer together in Europe making a film about people's attitude towards love. Tanner and Christian realize that they're actually filming their own love story, but they have no idea that their film will ultimately save Christian’s life after tragedy strikes them both.

The two young lovers change the lives of their parents forever when the parents learn from the joyful experience of their kids, and allow themselves to again find their love.

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Psychological-Horror Drama Copyrighted poster art
Last Night in Soho

USA Open: September 25, 2020 (wide release)

Focus Features, a subsidiary of Universal Pictures, a division of NBCUniversal/Comcast—Starring: Anya Taylor Joy, Diana Rigg, Matt Smith, Terence Stamp, Thomasin McKenzie, Rita Tushingham / Director: Edgar Wright

A young girl, passionate about fashion design, is mysteriously able to enter the 1960s where she encounters her idol, a dazzling wannabe singer. But 1960s London is not what it seems, and time seems to fall apart with shady consequences.

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Crime Drama Copyrighted poster art
The Many Saints of Newark

“Only one family ruled the streets of Jersey in the summer of '67”

USA Open: September 25, 2020 (wide release)

Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company—Starring: Michael Gandolfini (as Tony Soprano), Jon Bernthal (as Giovanni “Johnny Boy” Soprano), Vera Farmiga (as Livia Soprano), Alessandro Nivola, Ray Liotta, Corey Stoll / Director: Alan Taylor

A look at the formative years of the fictional New Jersey Italian-American gangster, Tony Soprano

ASSIGNED TO:
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Spy Action Adventure Thriller Sequel Copyrighted poster art
No Time to DiePG-13-Rating (MPA)
also known as “James Bond 25”

USA Open: November 25, 2020 (wide release)

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)—Starring: Daniel Craig, Rami Malek, Léa Seydoux, Lashana Lynch, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, with Jeffrey Wright, with Christoph Waltz and Ralph Fiennes as ‘M’ / Director: Cary Fukunaga (Cary Joji Fukunaga)

In NO TIME TO DIE, Bond has left active service and is enjoying a tranquil life in Jamaica. His peace is short-lived when his old friend Felix Leiter from the CIA turns up asking for help. The mission to rescue a kidnapped scientist turns out to be far more treacherous than expected, leading Bond onto the trail of a mysterious villain armed with dangerous new technology.

ASSIGNED TO:
Applicants:
  • Alexander Malsan
WEDNESDAY, December 30, 2020
Horror Mystery Thriller Distributor: Columbia Pictures. Trademark logo.
Escape Room 2

USA Open: December 30, 2020 (wide release)

Columbia Pictures, a division of Sony Pictures—Starring: Logan Miller, Isabelle Fuhrman, Thomas Cocquerel, Holland Roden, Taylor Russell / Director: Adam Robitel

ASSIGNED TO:
Friday, April 2, 2021
Action Adventure Crime Thriller Sequel Copyrighted poster art
F9
also known as “Fast and Furious 9”

USA Open: April 2, 2021 (wide release)

Universal Pictures—Starring: Vin Diesel, Charlize Theron, Helen Mirren, Michelle Rodriguez, Lucas Black, John Cena, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Michael Rooker / Director: Justin Lin

Cypher enlists the help of Jakob, Dom's younger brother to take revenge on Dom and his team.

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Awaiting new release date announcements (in alphabetical order)
Horror Thriller Copyrighted poster art
Antebellum

“If it chooses you nothing can save you”

USA Open: Release date delayed due to COVID-19 pandemic

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (Lionsgate)—Starring: Janelle Monáe, Eric Lange, Jena Malone, Jack Huston, Kiersey Clemons, Gabourey Sidibe / Director: Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz

Successful author Veronica finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late.

ASSIGNED TO:
Applicants:
  • Alexander Malsan
Sci-Fi Superhero Action Adventure Adaptation Copyrighted poster art
Link to official Web siteOfficial site for more information

USA Open: Release date delayed due to COVID-19 pandemic

ASSIGNED TO:
Music Romance Drama Adaptation Copyrighted poster art
In the Heights

USA Open: Release date delayed due to COVID-19 pandemic

ASSIGNED TO:
Alexander Malsan by Jun 28
Comedy Sequel Copyrighted poster art
Legally Blonde 3

USA Open: Release date delayed due to COVID-19 pandemic

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)—Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Alanna Ubach, Jessica Cauffiel / Director: Jamie Suk

The plot details are currently unknown, but it is said to be in the spirit of the first film, with the intention to make this “more about female empowerment, a message that hits at a fortuitous time in the culture.”

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The LovebirdsR-Rating (MPA)

“All they wanted was a quiet night out”

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Paramount Pictures Corporation, a subsidiary Viacom—Starring: Issa Rae, Kumail Nanjiani, Kyle Bornheimer, Anna Camp / Director: Michael Showalter

On the brink of breaking up, a couple gets unintentionally embroiled in a bizarre (and hilarious) murder mystery. As they get closer to clearing their names and solving the case, they need to figure out how they, and their relationship, can survive the night.

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Minions: The Rise of Gru
also known as “Minions 2”

“Brace yourself”

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Illumination Entertainment, distributed by Universal Pictures—Starring: Steve Carell / Director: Kyle Balda

The continuation of the adventures of the Minions, always in search of a tyrannical leader.

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The New MutantsPG-13-Rating (MPA)
also known as “X-Men: The New Mutants”

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Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, a division of The Walt Disney Company— Brand: Marvel Comics / Director: Josh Boone—“The Fault in Our Stars” (2014)

This is a spinoff of the X-Men franchise.

Five young mutants, just discovering their abilities while held in a secret facility against their will, fight to escape their past sins and save themselves.

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Anya Taylor-Joy as Illyana Rasputin— Magik: a Russian mutant with sorcery powers, who uses teleportation discs to travel
Maisie Williams as Rahne Sinclair— Wolfsbane: a Scottish mutant struggling to reconcile her religious beliefs with her power to turn into a wolf.
Charlie Heaton as Sam Guthrie— Cannonball: a Kentuckian mutant who can propel himself into the air and is invulnerable while doing so
Henry Zaga as Roberto da Costa— Sunspot: a Brazilian mutant with the ability to manipulate solar energy
Blu Hunt as Danielle Moonstar / Mirage: a Native American mutant who has the power to create illusions drawn from the fears and desires of a person's mind
Alice Braga as Cecilia Reyes: a mentor to the group, and a medical doctor who has the ability to generate a protective bio-field around herself

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Crime Thriller Drama Copyrighted poster art

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Jim O’Neill
Supernatural-Horror Thriller Sequel IMAX Copyrighted poster art

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“You can’t escape a mother’s love.”

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Lionsgate Films—Starring: Sarah Paulson, Kiera Allen, Luke Gross / Director: Aneesh Chaganty—“Searching” (2018)

Sarah Paulson plays a mother who raises her teenage daughter in isolation, only to see her life begin to unravel as she discovers her mother’s sinister secret.

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Scoob!PG-Rating (MPA)
also known as “S.C.O.O.B.”

“Mystery loves company”

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Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company—Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Zac Efron, Amanda Seyfried, Mckenna Grace, Jason Isaacs, Gina Rodriguez, Will Forte / Director: Tony Cervone

Scooby and the gang face their most challenging mystery ever: a plot to unleash the ghost dog Cerberus upon the world. As they race to stop this dogpocalypse, the gang discovers that Scooby has an epic destiny greater than anyone imagined.

Scooby-Doo is the hero of his own story in ‘SCOOB!,’ the first full-length, theatrical animated Scooby-Doo adventure, which reveals how he and his best friend Shaggy became two of the world’s most beloved crime busters. The story takes us back to where it all began, when a young Scooby and Shaggy first meet, and team up with Velma, Daphne, and Fred to launch Mystery Incorporated.

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Spiral: From The Book of Saw

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Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (Lionsgate)—Starring: Chris Rock, Samuel L. Jackson, Max Minghella, Marisol Nichols / Director: Darren Lynn Bousman

A sadistic mastermind unleashes a twisted form of justice in SPIRAL, the terrifying new chapter from the book of SAW. Working in the shadow of an esteemed police veteran (Samuel L. Jackson), brash Detective Ezekiel “Zeke” Banks (Chris Rock) and his rookie partner (Max Minghella) take charge of a grisly investigation into murders that are eerily reminiscent of the city’s gruesome past. Unwittingly entrapped in a deepening mystery, Zeke finds himself at the center of the killer’s morbid game.

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The Woman in the Window
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