When Disney has already made plans for a Star Wars movie every year, do release dates even matter anymore? It might if the movie is set to arrive in the summer instead of December.

For the last two Star Wars movies, we’ve had to head to the theaters in December, but with Star Wars: Episode IX, directed by Colin Trevorrow, Disney has announced a May 24, 2019 release date.  This announcement coincided with a new Disney release schedule for the next couple of years.

  • UNTITLED DISNEY FAIRY TALE (Live Action) previously dated on 7/28/17 moves to 8/3/18
  • RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET: WRECK-IT RALPH 2 (3D) is final title of previous WRECK-IT RALPH SEQUEL – previously dated on 3/9/18 moves to 11/21/18
  • A WRINKLE IN TIME (3D) previously dated on 4/6/18 moves to 3/9/18
  • MAGIC CAMP is final title of previous UNTITLED DISNEY LIVE ACTION – previously dated on 8/3/18 now moves up to 4/6/18
  • GIGANTIC (3D) previously dated on 11/21/18 moves to 11/25/20
  • STAR WARS: EPISODE IX (3D) now dated on 5/24/19
  • UNTITLED INDIANA JONES previously dated on 7/19/19 moves to 7/10/20
  • THE LION KING (Live Action) (3D) now dated on 7/19/19
  • UNTITLED DISNEY LIVE ACTION now dated on 8/9/19
  • FROZEN 2 (3D) is the updated title of previous UNTITLED DISNEY ANIMATION – previously announced date of 11/27/19 is unchanged
  • UNTITLED DISNEY LIVE ACTION now dated on 4/3/20
  • UNTITLED MARVEL (3D) previously dated on 7/10/20 moves to 8/7/20
  • UNTITLED DISNEY ANIMATION (3D) previously dated on 11/25/20 moves to 11/24/21
  • UNTITLED DISNEY LIVE ACTION now dated on 3/12/21
  • UNTITLED PIXAR ANIMATION (3D) now dated on 6/18/21

via Variety


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