Disney is making strikes to its launch calendar and has pushed Marvel Studios’ The Marvels out of summer season and into the autumn.
The Marvels, starring Brie Larson, will now open Nov. 10, pushed again from its earlier July 28 date. In a twinned transfer, the theme park-based Haunted Mansion is leaping into the July 28 spot, shifting from Aug. 11.
The Marvels is a sequel to the $1 billion grosser Captain Marvel. It’s directed by Candyman filmmaker Nia DaCosta and in addition stars Teyonah Parris because the grown-up model of Captain Marvel character Monica Rambeau. The actor made her Marvel debut with WandaVision, which counted The Marvels screenwriter Megan McDonnell as amongst its writers. It additionally stars Ms. Marvel breakout Iman Vellani, and incorporates a story during which each time these three heroes use their powers, they swap locations. The premise was teased within the finale of Ms. Marvel, which featured a cameo by Larson’s Captain Marvel.
The transfer comes as Disney CEO Bob Iger indicated the corporate would deal with higher curating manufacturers similar to Marvel, Star Wars and Pixar — and deal with reigning in prices that had ballooned in the course of the pandemic, a time during which Disney and different firms spent freely on streaming content material. Marvel will decelerate and unfold out its Disney+ TV output after releasing a breakneck 18 tasks throughout TV and theatrical in 2021 and 2022.
Marvel Studios simply launched Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, which is on observe for a powerful opening weekend after posting $17.5 million in Thursday previews. The function is the thirty first Marvel Studios title, and stars Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly, with Peyton Reed directing. It additionally introduces Jonathan Majors’ villain Kang to the large display screen. Marvel additionally has Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 due out Might 5.
Haunted Mansion stars Rosario Dawson, LaKeith Stanfield, Tiffany Haddish, Owen Wilson and Dany DeVito and is directed by Expensive White Folks creator Justin Simien. The mission facilities on a mom and son who come throughout a mansion that’s greater than it appears. They meet eccentric characters who’re key to unlocking a thriller alongside the way in which.