Theaters are slowly starting to open to full capacity and millions of Americans are getting vaccinated. While the box office sparks back to life, theaters will continue to shift the box office schedule, and we will keep this page updated with their announcements.
We are updating the big releases that were delayed because of the ongoing health crisis. These are not all of the films scheduled to release over the next two years, but represent the larger films delayed from 2020 through 2021.
Waiting on Release Dates
“Tomb Raider 2“
Original Release: March 19, 2021, New Release Date TBD
Original Release April 2021, New Release Date TBD
Rescheduled Movie Releases 2021
“Godzilla vs Kong“
Original Release: June 19th, New Release March 31st, 2021
Cast: Alexander Skarsgård, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Hall, Brian Tyree Henry, Shun Oguri, Eiza González, Jessica Henwick, Julian Dennison, Kyle Chandler, and Demián Bichir.
Description: “In a time when monsters walk the Earth, humanity’s fight for its future sets Godzilla and Kong on a collision course that will see the two most powerful forces of nature on the planet collide in a spectacular battle for the ages. As Monarch embarks on a perilous mission into uncharted terrain and unearths clues to the Titans’ origins, a human conspiracy threatens to wipe the creatures, both good and bad, from the face of the earth forever.”
Original Release: January 15, 2021, New Release April 23, 2021
Description: “MMA fighter Cole Young, accustomed to taking a beating for money, is unaware of his heritage—or why Outworld’s Emperor Shang Tsung has sent his best warrior, Sub-Zero, an otherworldly Cryomancer, to hunt Cole down. Fearing for his family’s safety, Cole goes in search of Sonya Blade at the direction of Jax, a Special Forces Major who bears the same strange dragon marking Cole was born with. Soon, he finds himself at the temple of Lord Raiden, an Elder God and the protector of Earthrealm, who grants sanctuary to those who bear the mark. Here, Cole trains with experienced warriors Liu Kang, Kung Lao, and rogue mercenary Kano, as he prepares to stand with Earth’s greatest champions against the enemies of Outworld in a high-stakes battle for the universe. But will Cole be pushed hard enough to unlock his arcana—the immense power from within his soul—in time to save not only his family but to stop Outworld once and for all?”
“The French Dispatch“
Original Release: July 24th, New Release May 2021
Cast: Benicio del Toro, Adrien Brody, Tilda Swinton, Léa Seydoux, Frances McDormand, Timothée Chalamet, Lyna Khoudri, Jeffrey Wright, Mathieu Amalric, Stephen Park, Bill Murray, and Owen Wilson.
Description: “The French Dispatch brings to life a collection of stories from the final issue of an American magazine published in a fictional 20th-century French city.”
“Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway“
Original Release: April 11th, New Release May 14, 2021
Cast: Rose Byrne, Domhnall Gleeson, David Oyelowo, Elizabeth Debicki, Margot Robbie, and James Corden.
Description: “In Peter Rabbit 2 The Runaway the lovable rogue is back. Bea, Thomas, and the rabbits have created a makeshift family, but despite his best efforts, Peter can’t seem to shake his mischievous reputation. Adventuring out of the garden, Peter finds himself in a world where his mischief is appreciated, but when his family risks everything to come looking for him, Peter must figure out what kind of bunny he wants to be.”
Original Release Date May 15th, New Release May 14, 2021
Cast: Chris Rock, Max Minghella, Marisol Nichols, and Samuel L. Jackson
Description: “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, brash Detective Ezekiel “Zeke” Banks, and his rookie partner 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.”
“Woman in the Window“
Original Release: May 8th, 2020, New Release May 15th 2021
Cast: Amy Adams, Gary Oldman, Anthony Mackie, Wyatt Russell, Brian Tyree Henry, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Julianne Moore.
Description: “An agoraphobic woman in New York spies on her new neighbors.”
New Release Date: May 28, 2021
“A Quiet Place II“
Original Release: March 20th, 2020, New Release May 28, 2021
Cast: Emily Blunt
Description: “Following the deadly events at home, the Abbott family (Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe) must now face the terrors of the outside world as they continue their fight for survival in silence. Forced to venture into the unknown, they quickly realize that the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats that lurk beyond the sand path.”
“The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It“
Original Release: September 11, 2020, New Release June 4, 2021 Hybrid with HBO Max
Cast: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Ruairi O’Connor, Sarah Catherine Hook, and Julian Hilliard.
Description: “‘The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It’ reveals a chilling story of terror, murder, and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then takes them beyond anything they’d ever seen before, to mark the first time in U.S. history that a murder suspect would claim demonic possession as a defense.”
New Release Date June 18, 2021
Original Release: January 15, 2021, New Release June 18, 2021 on Netflix
Cast: Paul Alexander Désiré, Rodney Alexandre, Christine Lan, Kevin Hart, Rachel Mutombo, Lil Rel Howery
“Fast and Furious 9“
Original Release: May 22nd, New Release June 25, 2021
Cast: Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Charlize Theron, and Helen Mirren.
Description: “Dom Toretto is leading a quiet life off the grid with Letty and his son, little Brian, but they know that danger always lurks just over their peaceful horizon. This time, that threat will force Dom to confront the sins of his past if he’s going to save those he loves most. His crew joins together to stop a world-shattering plot led by the most skilled assassin and high-performance driver they’ve ever encountered: a man who also happens to be Dom’s forsaken brother, Jakob.”
“In the Heights“
Original Release June 26th 2020, New Release June 18, 2021
Cast: Anthony Ramos, Leslie Grace, Melissa Barrera, Olga Merediz, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Gregory Diaz IV, Stephanie Beatriz, Dascha Polanco, and Jimmy Smits.
Description: “Lights up on Washington Heights…The scent of a cafecito caliente hangs in the air just outside of the 181st Street subway stop, where a kaleidoscope of dreams rallies this vibrant and tight-knit community.” Warner Bros. continued, “At the intersection of it all is the likeable, magnetic bodega owner Usnavi (Anthony Ramos), who saves every penny from his daily grind as he hopes, imagines and sings about a better life. “Lights up on Washington Heights…The scent of a cafecito caliente hangs in the air just outside of the 181st Street subway stop, where a kaleidoscope of dreams rallies this vibrant and tight-knit community.” Warner Bros. continued, “At the intersection of it all is the likeable, magnetic bodega owner Usnavi (Anthony Ramos), who saves every penny from his daily grind as he hopes, imagines and sings about a better life.”
Original Release: May 1st, New Release July 9th
Cast: Florence Pugh, Rachel Weisz, Scarlett Johansson, David Harbour.
Description: “In Black Widow, Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Natasha must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.”
New Release July 16, 2021
Cast: Camila Cabello
“The Tomorrow War“
Original Release: Christmas 2020, New Release July 23, 2021.
Cast: Chris Pratt, Betty Gilpin
“Disney’s Jungle Cruise“
New Release July 30, 2021
Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt
Original Release: December 11th, New Release August 13, 2021
Cast: Ryan Reynolds
“Hotel Transylvania 4“
Original Release: December 22, 2021, New Release August 6, 2021.
Cast: Elle Fanning, Dakota Fanning
Original Release January 15, 2021, New Release August 13, 2021
Cast: Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Tituss Burgess, Marc Maron, Kimberly Scott, Saycon Sengbloh, Hailey Kilgore, Heather Headley, Skye Dakota, Tate Donovan, and Mary J. Blige.
Description: “Following the rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom, RESPECT is the remarkable true story of the music icon’s journey to find her voice.”
New Release August 20, 2021.
Original Release September 25th, New Release Aug. 27, 2021
Cast: Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Teyonah Parris, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, and Colman Domingo
“Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings“
New Release September 3, 2021
Cast: Simu Liu, Awkwafina and Tony Leung.
“Venom: Let There Be Carnage“
Original Release: October 2, 2020, New Release September 17, 2021.
Cast: Tom Hardy
“Boss Baby Sequel“
Original Release March 26th, New Release September 17, 2021.
“The Many Saints of Newark“
Original Release: September 25, 2021, New Release September 24, 2021.
Original Release: December 18, 2020, New Release October 1, 2021.
Cast: Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Oscar Isaac, Josh Brolin, Stellan Skarsgård, Dave Bautista, Zendaya, David Dastmalchian, Stephen Henderson, Charlotte Rampling, Jason Momoa, Chang Chen, and Javier Bardem.
Description: “A mythic and emotionally charged hero’s journey, “Dune” tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, who must travel to the most dangerous planet in the universe to ensure the future of his family and his people. As malevolent forces explode into conflict over the planet’s exclusive supply of the most precious resource in existence—a commodity capable of unlocking humanity’s greatest potential—only those who can conquer their fear will survive”
“No Time to Die“
Original Release: March 20th, New Release October 8, 2021
Cast: Daniel Craig, Rami Malek, Léa Seydoux, Lashana Lynch, Ben Whishaw, and Naomie Harris. The movie also features Jeffrey Wright, Christoph Waltz, Ralph Fiennes, Rory Kinnear, Ana de Armas, Dali Benssalah, David Dencik, and Billy Magnussen.
Description: “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.”
Original Release: July 2020, New Release October 8, 2021
Cast: Jared Leto, Matt Smith, Adria Arjona, Jared Harris, Al Madrigal, and Tyrese Gibson
Description: “Dangerously ill with a rare blood disorder, and determined to save others suffering his same fate, Dr. Morbius attempts a desperate gamble. What at first appears to be a radical success soon reveals itself to be a remedy potentially worse than the disease.”
Original Release: April 17th , New Release October 29, 2021
Cast: Keri Russell, Jesse Plemons, Jeremy T. Thomas, Graham Green, Scott Haze, Rory Cochrane, and Amy Madigan.
Description: “A small-town Oregon teacher and her brother, the local sheriff, discover that a young student is harboring a dangerous secret with frightening consequences”
Original Release: October 1, 2021, New Release November 5, 2021.
Cast: Tom Hanks, Austin Butler.
New Release November 5, 2021
Cast: Angelina Jolie, Salma Hayek, Richard Madden, Brian Tyree Henry, Kumail Nanjiani, Lauren Ridloff, Gemma Chan, Kit Harrington, and Don Lee.
Description: “Eternals features an exciting new team of Super Heroes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as the Eternals are ancient aliens who have been living on Earth in secret for thousands of years. Following the events of Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Endgame, an unexpected tragedy forces them out of the shadows to reunite against mankind’s most ancient enemy, The Deviants.”
Original Release: July 10th, New Release November 11, 2021
Cast: Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard, Mckenna Grace, Paul Rudd
Description: “The story picks up when a single mom and her two kids arrive in a small town. The group begins to discover their connection to the original Ghostbusters and the secret legacy their grandfather left behind.”
“Top Gun: Maverick“
Original Release: June 24th, New Release November 19, 2021
Cast: Tom Cruise, Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Glen Powell, Lewis Pullman, Charles Parnell, Bashir Salahuddin, Monica Barbaro, Jay Ellis, Danny Ramirez, Greg Tarzan Davis, and Ed Harris.
Description: “After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy’s top aviators, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell 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, call sign: “Rooster,” the son of Maverick’s late 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.”
Original Release: New Release November 19, 2021.
Cast: Will Smith.
“Spider-Man: No Way Home“
Original Release: July 16, 2021, New Release December 5, 2021.
Cast: Tom Holland, Zendaya
“West Side Story“
Original Release: December 2020, New Release December 18, 2021
Cast: Ariana Debose, Rita Moreno, Ansel Elgort, Maddie Ziegler, Corey Stoll, Brian d’Arcy James, Rachel Zegler, Ana Isabelle, and David Alvarez.
“The King’s Man“
Original Release February 2020, New Release December 22, 2021
Cast: Ralph Fiennes, Gemma Arterton, Rhys Ifans, Matthew Goode, Tom Hollander, Harris Dickinson, Daniel Brühl, Djimon Hounsou, and Charles Dance.
Description: “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. Discover the origins of the very first independent intelligence agency in The King’s Man, directed by Matthew Vaughn”
New Release Date: December 21, 2021
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Scarlett Johansson, Taron Egerton, Nick Kroll, and Tori Kelly
Original Release: Christmas 2020, New Release Christmas 2021.
Cast: Elle Fanning, Dakota Fanning
Rescheduled Movie Releases 2022
Original Release: November 13, 2020, New Release January 14, 2022
“Death on the Nile“
Original Release October 23rd, New Release February 11, 2022
Cast: Kenneth Branagh, Tom Bateman, Annette Bening, Russell Brand, Ali Fazal, Dawn French, Gal Gadot, Armie Hammer, Rose Leslie, Emma Mackey, Sophie Okonedo, Jennifer Saunders, and Letitia Wright.
Description “Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot’s Egyptian vacation aboard a glamorous river steamer turns into a terrifying search for a murderer when a picture-perfect couple’s idyllic honeymoon is tragically cut short. Set against an epic landscape of sweeping desert vistas and the majestic Giza pyramids, this tale of unbridled passion and incapacitating jealousy features a cosmopolitan group of impeccably dressed travelers, and enough wicked twists and turns to leave audiences guessing until the final, shocking denouement.”
Original Release: March 2021, New Release February 11, 2022
Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Tom Holland, Antonio Banderas
Description: Based on the “Uncharted” video game franchise.
“Thor: Love and Thunder“
Original Release: February 18, 2022, New Release February 11, 2022.
Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman
Original Release: March 3, 2022, New Release Date March 4, 2022
Original Release: June 25, 2021, New Release March 4, 2022.
Cast: Robert Pattinson, Zoë Kravitz, Paul Dano, Jeffrey Wright, John Turturro, Peter Sarsgaard, Jayme Lawson, Andy Serkis, and Colin Farrell.
“Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness“
Original Release: October 7, 2022, New Release March 25, 2022.
Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch
Original Release: April1, 2022, New Release December 22, 2022
“Legally Blonde 3“
Original Release: February 2021, New Release May 20, 2022
Cast: Reese Witherspoon
“Mission Impossible 7“
Original Release: July 23, 2021, New Release May 27, 2021.
Cast: Tom Cruise
“John Wick: Chapter 4“
Original Release: May 21, 2021, New Release May 27, 2022.
Cast: Keanu Reeves
“Jurassic World: Dominion“
Original Release: Summer 2021, New Release June 10, 2022.
Cast: Bryce Dallas Howard, Chris Pratt, Jake Johnson, Laura Dern, BD Wong, Jeff Goldblum, Sam Neill.
Original Release: July 1, 2022, New Release November 4, 2022.
Cast: Not Confirmed
“Minions: The Rise of Gru”
Original Release July 3rd, New Release July 1, 2022
Cast: Steve Carell, Alan Arkin, Taraji P. Henson, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lucy Lawless, Dolph Lundgren, and Danny Trejo
Description: “In the heart of the 1970s, amid a flurry of feathered hair and flared jeans, Gru is growing up in the suburbs. A fanboy of a supervillain supergroup known as the Vicious 6, Gru hatches a plan to become evil enough to join them. Luckily, he gets some mayhem-making backup from his loyal followers, the Minions. Together, Kevin, Stuart, Bob, and Otto—a new Minion sporting braces and a desperate need to please—deploy their skills as they and Gru build their first lair, experiment with their first weapons and pull off their first missions. When the Vicious 6 oust their leader, legendary fighter Wild Knuckles, Gru interviews to become their newest member. It doesn’t go well (to say the least), and only gets worse after Gru outsmarts them and suddenly finds himself the mortal enemy of the apex of evil. On the run, Gru will turn to an unlikely source for guidance, Wild Knuckles himself, and discover that even bad guys need a little help from their friends.”
Original Release: July 29, 2022
“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse“
Original Release: April 8, 2022, New Release October 7, 2022.
Original Release: October 16, 2021, New Release October 15, 2022.
“Mission Impossible 8“
Original Release: August 5, 2022, New Release November 4, 2022.
Cast: Tom Cruise
“Dungeons & Dragons“
Original Release: November 19, 2021, New Release March 23, 2022.
Cast: Chris Pine, Hugh Grant and Regé-Jean Page
Original Release: November 4, 2022, New Release June 2, 2022.
Cast: Awkwafina, Cassie Steele.
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