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Planned Feature Films with Licensing Potential

Throughout the year, we feature upcoming movie properties with potential for licensing. All of the release dates for movies on the list have been checked against multiple sources, but there is still a high probability dates will change. The further in the future a film is, the more likely its release date is to move.

Don’t see a property that should be featured here? Contact us to have it added to the list below.

Planned Feature Films with Licensing Potential, 2019–2025
Note: Release dates are subject to change.
Film (Description)Planned ReleaseFilm CompanySequelRebootBookGameToyComicTVOriginal
GlassM. Night Shyamalan's last entry in his superhero thriller/horror Unbreakables trilody. Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, and others resprise their roles.1/18/2019Universal PicturesXX
The Lego Movie 2: The Second PartSequel to 2014's block-building blockbuster pits the citizens of Bricksburg against alien (Duplo) invaders.2/8/2019Warner Bros.XX
Alita: Battle AngelJames Cameron adapts this Japanese manga about a cyborg heroine as she navigates a world set several centuries in the future.2/14/201920th Century FoxX
Fighting with My FamilyComedy drama tells the story of WWE professional wrestler Saraya "Paige" Bevis as a family navigates the trials of being professional wrestlers.2/14/2019WWE Studiosx
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden WorldThe third and final installment stars Hiccup and Toothless in their biggest adventure yet as they go to the very ends of the Earth.2/22/2019DreamWorks AnimationXX
Captain MarvelMarvel's first female superhero movie follows the titular Carol Danvers. Prequel to the MCU set in the '90s.3/8/2019Walt Disney StudiosX
Wonder ParkThe story of a magnificent amusement park where the imagination of a wildly creative girl named June comes alive.3/15/2019Paramount, NickelodeonXX
BeybladeLive action feature based on the popular line of Beyblade toys.3/20/2019Paramount/HasbroX
DumboLive action adaptation of Disney's titular big-eared flying Elephant. Directed by Tim Burton.3/29/2019Walt Disney StudiosXX
Pet SemataryHorror reboot based on the 1983 Stephen King novel stars a family who discover a mysterious burial ground.4/5/2019ParamountXX
Shazam!Zachary Levi plays an ancient Egyptian wizard and Asher Angel his teenage counterpart. Seventh entry in DCEU; based on the comics.4/5/2019Warner Bros.X
HellboyR-rated reboot loosely based on the comic's Rise of the Blood Queen arc. Stars David Harbour as Hellboy and Milla Jovovich as the villain.4/12/2019LionsgateXX
Missing LinkStop-motion animated comedy features the voices of Hugh Jackman, Zoe Saldana, and Zach Galifianakis.4/12/2019LaikaX
Avengers 4 Untitled (aka Avengers: Infinity War Part 2)Second half of the third Avengers film stars an ensemble cast from the MCU films.5/3/2019Walt Disney StudiosXX
Detective PikachuFirst ever live action film in the franchise based on the 3DS game of the same name.5/10/2019Universal PicturesX
UglyDollsKelly Clarkson and Pitbull voice in this jukebox musical comedy adaptation of Pretty Ugly's plush dolls.5/10/2019STX EntertainmentX
Shaun the Sheep Movie: FarmageddonShaun and the gang fight against an alien invasion in Aardman's first sequel ever.5/15/2019AardmanXX
John Wick 3: ParabellumThird installment in the franchise stars Keanu Reeves and Halle Berry as the legendary ex-hitman fights his way out of New York.5/17/2019LionsgateXX
RocketmanElton John biopic. Taron Egerton stars, with Dexter Fletcher directing and Matthew Vaughn producing.5/17/2019ParamountX
AladdinLive action reboot directed by Guy Ritchie stars Will Smith as Genie, Naomi Scott as Princess Jasmine, and Mena Massoud as Aladdin.5/24/2019Walt Disney StudiosXX
The Billion Brick RaceAnother LEGO movie sequel built brick-by-brick. Will be pushed back.5/24/2019Warner Bros.XX
Godzilla 2: King of the MonstersSequel to the 2014 film follows the heroic efforts of crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters.5/31/2019Warner Bros.XX
The Secret Life of Pets 2Animated sequel to 2016's animated hit. Original cast joined by Patton Oswalt, Tiffany Hadish, Nick Kroll, and Pete Holmes.6/7/2019Universal PicturesXX
X-Men: Dark PhoenixThe sequel to X-Men: Apocalypse tackles the Jean Grey arc and brings back much of the cast. Includes space travel and a Hans Zimmer score.6/7/201920th Century FoxXX
Justice League: Part 2Sequel follows the DC Comics-based superhero team.6/14/2019Warner Bros.XXX
Men in Black (untitled)Spinoff expands on the original trilogy's universe but stars Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson as secret agents.6/14/2019Sony PicturesXX
The GrudgeA new take on the 2004 U.S. film (itself a remake of the 2002 Japanese origional Ju-on) will be the 12th film in the franchise.6/21/2019Sony PicturesXX
Toy Story 4It's one more Pixar play date for Tim Allen and Tom Hanks.6/21/2019Walt Disney StudiosXX
Annabelle (untitled)Sequel to the 2014 and 2017 horror flicks of the same name; based on the allegedly haunted, real-life Raggedy Ann doll.7/3/2019Warner Bros.XXX
Spider-Man: Far from HomeSequel to the 2017 Homecoming film depicts Parker and his friends as they go on summer vacation to Europe. 7/5/2019Sony PicturesXXX
The Lion King (live action)Live action remake of the 1993 animated film stars Beyoncé, Donald Glover, and James Earl Jones.7/19/2019Walt Disney StudiosXX
Once Upon a Time in HollywoodQuentin Tarantino writes and directs Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, and Margot Robbie in this mystery crime film about the Manson Family murders.7/26/2019Columbia PicturesX
Wish DragonJackie Chan joins this modern-day fairy tale about an encounter between a boy and a dragon who is able to make wishes come true.7/26/2019Sony PicturesX
DoraAn older Dora the Explorer journeys into the city in this live-action adaptaptation of the Nick TV show.8/2/2019ParamountX
Hobbs & ShawSpin-off of The Fast and the Furious series stars Luke Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson) and Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham).8/2/2019Universal PicturesXX
The New MutantsA team of young mutants are locked in a facility in this YA, horror-themed take on the X-Men franchise.8/2/201920th Century FoxX
Artemis FowlSci-fi/fantasy book series stars a 12 year-old pitted in a battle of strength and cunning against a race of fairies who may have disappeared his father.8/9/2019Walt Disney StudiosX
Playmobil: The MovieFirst in a trilogy stars a girl forced to abandon her structured life to extract her little brother from the animated world of Playmobil.8/16/2019Open Road FilmsX
The Angry Birds Movie 2Sequel to 2016 film launches on the 10th anniversary of the original game. Majority of original cast reprise their roles.8/16/2019Columbia PicturesXX
It: Chapter TwoBill Skarsgård returns as Pennywise in this sequel with Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, and Bill Hader playing the adult versions of the Losers’ Club.9/6/2019Warner Bros.XX
Downton AbbeyBritish historical period drama film continues where the TV series left off.9/13/2019Universal PicturesXX
Spies in Disguise3D animation based on the 2009 short, Pigeon: Impossible. Voices by Will Smith and Tom Holland.9/13/201920th Century FoxX
AbominableA group of misfits seek to reunite a Yeti with his family on the 3000-mile journey from Shanghai to the Himalayan snowscapes.9/27/2019DreamWorks AnimationX
JokerJoaquin Phoenix stars in this darker, grittier take on the Prince of Crime's origin story set in the '80s. Takes place outside the DCEU.10/4/2019Warner Bros.X
Are You Afraid of the Dark?Early '90s Nick series starring teens telling scary stories around a campfire comes to the big screen with Gary Dauberman writing and producing.10/11/2019Paramount/NickelodeonX
The Addams FamilyCGI comedy based on The Addams Family comics by Charles Addams stars Oscar Isaac and Charlize Theron.10/11/2019MGM StudiosX
The GoldfinchAdaptation of the novel by Donna Tartt stars a young art forger in Las Vegas.10/11/2019Warner Bros./AmazonX
Zombieland 2Favorite zombie slayers from the first 2009 film must face off against evolved enemies.10/11/2019Sony PicturesXX
Charlie's AngelsElizabeth Banks directs this action comedy reboot of the 2000 film based on the '70s TV series.11/1/2019Sony PicturesXX
Terminator 6 (untitled)James Cameron produces and Tim Miller directs this sequel to Terminator 2. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton return.11/1/2019ParamountxX
Kingsman: The Great GamePrequel film to the franchise takes place during the early-1900s and will depict the formation of the titular spy agency.11/8/201920th Century FoxXX
Sonic the Hedgehog (untitled)A small town cop helps Sonic escape from the government in this adaptation starring James Marsden, Ben Schwartz, and Jim Carrey as an evil scientist.11/8/2019Sony PicturesX
Frozen 2Sequel to the 2013 animated musical blockbuster.11/22/2019Walt Disney StudiosXX
Jumanji 3Dwayne Johnson is set to return along with Jack Black, Kevin Hart, and Karen Gillan.12/13/2019Sony PicturesXX
Masters of the UniverseAaron and Adam Nee direct this reboot as He-Man goes against the evil Skeletor to save the planet Eternia.12/18/2019Sony PicturesXX
CatsAdaptation of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical stars Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, and Ian McKellen.12/20/2019Universal Picturesx
Star Wars: Episode IXThird and final chapter of the newest Star Wars trilogy from J.J. Abrams.12/20/2019Walt Disney StudiosXX
Call of the WildAnimated adaptation of the classic Jack London novel tells the story of a dog stolen and sold into service as a sled dog.12/25/201920th Century FoxX
Little WomenLouisa May Alcott's novel adapation explores the lives of the March sisters as young adults. Stars Meryl Streep, Saoirse Ronan, and Timothée Chalamet.12/25/2019Columbia PicturesX
HighlanderChad Stahelski directs the reboot of the 1986 film to be made in three arcs. Boasts a completed script.TBA 2019LionsgateXX
Kim PossibleLive action adaptation premieres on the Disney Channel sometime in March.TBA 2019Walt Disney StudiosX
Lady and the TrampLive action remake of the 1995 film has been designed solely as an exclusive for Disney’s streaming service.TBA 2019Walt Disney StudiosXX
Popeye3D animation loosely based on the comic strip.TBA 2019Sony PicturesX
The Mitchells vs. The MachinesAnimated comedy centered around a dysfunctional yet loving family whose road trip gets interrupted by a tech uprising.1/10/2020Sony PicturesX
Bad Boys for Life (Bad Boys 3)Will Smith and Martin Lawrence return for another sequel to the action comedy series (1995, 2003) about two loose cannon cops.1/17/2020Sony PicturesXX
The Voyage of Doctor DolittleRobert Downey Jr. stars as the doctor who can talk to his animal patients in this live action/CGI adaptation.1/17/2020Universal PicturesXX
Doctor SleepAdaptation of 2013 Steven King novel picks up the life of the Redrum kid, now an adult and struggling with the same demons that plagued his father.1/24/2020Warner Bros.X
Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)Harley Quinn is joined by Huntress, Black Canary, Renee Montoya, and Cassandra Cain in this spin-off adaptation of Suicide Squad.2/7/2020Warner Bros.XX
Peter Rabbit 2Will Gluck returns to direct and write the sequel.2/7/2020Sony PicturesXX
Bond 25Daniel Craig's final 007 film sees True Detective's Cary Joji Fukunaga take over as director.2/14/2020Universal PicturesXX
Legally Blonde 3Reese Witherspoon returns as the sorority queen-turned-lawyer as the writers from the first 2001 flick return.2/14/2020MGM StudiosXX
NimonaAnimation based on Noelle Stevenson's graphic novel follows the titular shapeshifter and sidekick to the villainous Lord Ballister Blackheart.2/14/202020th Century FoxX
The One And Only IvanKatherine Applegate's book tells the tale of a gorilla who plans an elaborate escape from captivity with the help of an elephant.2/14/2020Walt Disney StudiosX
BloodshotFirst film in the five-part Valiant Comics film franchise stars Vin Diesel and has an R rating.2/21/2020Sony PicturesX
GambitChanning Tatum stars in this X-Men spinoff as the fan-favorite mutant Cajun. Now a romantic comedy, with some heist elements.3/13/202020th Century FoxX
G.I. Joe: Ever VigilantThe third film promises to take a much more contemporary approach to the whole franchise.3/27/2020Paramount/HasbroXX
Mulan (live action)Live action reimagining of the animated 1998 feature. Stars a young Chinese maiden who disguises herself as a warrior in order to save her father.3/27/2020Walt Disney StudiosXX
CyborgCybernetic member of the Justice League is played by Ray Fisher.4/3/2020Warner Bros.X
Fast & Furious 9Vin Diesel is expected to return to continue the F&F franchise.4/10/2020Universal PicturesXX
Trolls World TourAnna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake reprise their roles in this sequel to the 2016 musical comedy-adventure.4/17/2020Universal PicturesXX
Black WidowCate Shortland is set to direct this stand-alone feature starring Scarlett Johansson.5/1/2020Walt Disney StudiosX
BarbieContemporary take on the Mattel toy that emphasizes feminism and identity. Moved from Sony, Margot Robbie expected to headline.5/8/2020Warner Bros.X
Scooby-Doo (aka S.C.O.O.B.)Scooby-Doo and the Mystery, Inc. gang roll again.5/15/2020Warner Bros.XX
Godzilla vs. KongThe two monster francises are united in an ecosystem of giant superspecies.5/22/2020Warner Bros.XXX
Maleficent 2Sequel to the 2014 film will see Angelina Jolie return as the titular character opposite Ed Skrein as a new main villain; Joachim Rønning directs.5/29/2020Walt Disney StudiosXX
The Six Billion Dollar ManMark Wahlberg stars and produces this sci-fi action film.6/5/2020Warner Bros.X
Wonder Woman 1984Gal Gadot and Patty Jenkins (director) return in in this sequel to the 2017 film set during the Cold War.6/5/2020Warner Bros.XX
Top Gun: MaverickSequel to the 1986 military film stars Tom Cruise as the "Maverick" and Miles Teller as the son of his late partner.6/26/2020ParamountXX
Minions 2Spinoff from the Despicable Me franchise made over $1 billion worldwide when it was released in 2015.7/3/2020Universal PicturesXX
Sony-Marvel project (untitled)Rumored to be a Spider-Man spin-off for the villain Morbius, starring Jared Leto.7/10/2020Sony PicturesX
Bob’s BurgersEmmy Award-winning animated TV series launched 2011 stars a family that runs a burger joint.7/17/202020th Century FoxX
The SpongeBob Movie: It's a Wonderful SpongeDirector Paul Tibbitt returns to the TV-based franchise with a 3rd film.7/17/2020ParamountXX
Green Lantern CorpsA group of humans join a peacekeeping force that protects the universe. Unlikely to keep its date.7/24/2020Warner Bros.XX
Jungle CruiseBased on the Disney theme park ride. Stars Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt.7/24/2020Walt Disney StudiosX
The Croods 2The prehistoric family is back following the first 2013 film.9/8/2020DreamWorks AnimationXX
Sony-Marvel project (untitled)Likely the sequel to 2018's Venom, which sees Tom Hardy return as a gruff journalist sharing a body with an alien keen on invading the planet.10/2/2020Sony PicturesXX
MicronautsSci-fi toys from the late '70s and early '80s also carried a comic book series back in the day.10/16/2020Paramount/HasbroX
Ron’s Gone WrongAnimated feature tells the story of a friendship between an 11 year-old boy and his not-quite-working robot.11/6/202020th Century FoxX
VivoLin-Manuel Miranda's animated film follows a musical monkey who journeys from Havana to Miami.11/6/2020Sony PicturesX
RugratsLive action adaptation of the animated Nick TV series to star CGI versions of the main characters.11/13/2020ParamountX
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 3J.K. Rowling is penning the script for the third entry in the series.11/20/2020Warner Bros.XX
Avatar 2Sequel to the highest grossing film of all time is directed, produced, and co-written by James Cameron.12/18/202020th Century FoxXX
Sherlock Holmes 3Director Guy Ritchie and co-stars Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law reprise their roles in this sequel.12/25/2020Warner Bros.XX
Sing 2Sequel to 2016 animated musical comedy set in a city of humanoid animals.12/25/2020Universal PicturesXX
Call of DutyVideo game adaptation ready to go into production in 2019 under director Stefano Sollima.TBA 2020Activision Blizzard StudiosX
DuneDenis Villeneuve directs the adaptation of Frank Herbert’s 1965 sci-fi novel set to star Timothée Chalamet.TBA 2020Legendary PicturesX
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3The third film in the franchise following 2014 and 2017 releases.TBA 2020Walt Disney StudiosXX
Star Wars (untitled)Expected to be an off-shoot from the official timeline.TBA 2020Walt Disney StudiosXX
Star Wars Anthology: Boba FettJames Mangold directs the origin story of “fan-favorite” bounty hunter Boba Fett.TBA 2020Walt Disney StudiosXX
Suicide Squad 2Gavin O’Connor is set to direct the sequel.TBA 2020Warner Bros.XX
The Flash: Flashpoint John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein direct this adaptation of the Flashpoint time travel comics storyline.TBA 2020Warner Bros.X
The WilloughbysFour abandoned children must adapt their old-fashioned values to the contemporary world in this adaptation of Lois Lowry's book.TBA 2020Netflix/BRON AnimationX
Black Panther 2The first film’s director, Ryan Coogler, is attached to the project.2/12/2021Walt Disney StudiosXX
FosterA young reader is transported into the mythical world of his favorite fantasy series.3/5/202120th Century FoxX
The Boss Baby 2Alec Baldwin and the original creative team return in the sequel to the 2017 flick.3/26/2021DreamWorks AnimationXX
Fast & Furious 10The last entry in the street racing franchise.4/2/2021Universal PicturesXX
Jurassic World 3 J.A. Bayona directs with Steven Spielberg and Colin Trevorrow returning as executive producers.6/11/2021Universal PicturesXX
Indiana Jones 5Leading actor Harrison Ford and director Steven Spielberg return for a 5th time with Jonathan Kasdan to script.7/9/2021ParamountXX
Dungeons & DragonsChris McKay is in negotiations to direct this sequel to the 2000 adaptation of the tabletop role-playing game.7/23/2021Paramount/HasbroXX
Spooky JackDark, comedic look at the world of “eerie” things conjured by children from writer Robert Ben Garant.9/17/2021DreamWorks AnimationX
Avatar 3Second sequel to the highest grossing film of all time.12/17/202120th Century FoxXX
RocketThis Guardians of the Galaxy prequel tells the origin story of the foul-mouthed, gun-happy titular raccoon.2/18/2022Walt Disney StudiosXX
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 4The 4th installment in J.K. Rowling's series.TBA 2022Warner Bros.XX
Super Mario Bros.Classic Nintendo video game is getting an animated film adaptation from llumination Entertainment.TBA 2022Universal PicturesXX
The Adventures of Tintin: Prisoners of the Sun (Tintin 2)Peter Jackson and Steven Spielberg promise this animated sequel to the 2011 film will happen, but not until at least 2021.TBA 2022ParamountXX
Avatar 4Third sequel to the highest grossing film of all time.12/20/202420th Century FoxXX
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 5The 5th installment in J.K. Rowling's series.TBA 2024Warner Bros.XX
Avatar 5Fourth sequel to the highest grossing film of all time.12/19/202520th Century FoxXX
Assassin's Creed 2 (untitled)Sequel to 2016 film is a prequel to the video game Assassin's Creed II.TBAUbisoft Motion PicturesXX
Austin Powers 4Mike Myers will return as the titular spy in the fourth installment.TBANew Line CinemaXX
BallerinaPossible spinoff of the John Wick franchise; female-centric action script.TBALionsgateX
BatgirlScriptwriter Christina Hodson will bring the titular Barbara Gordon to life.TBAWarner Bros.X
Black Adam (untitled)After being attached to play Shazam!, Dwayne Johnson is now getting his own DCEU film for the villain/antihero Black Adam.TBAWarner Bros.X
Black Cat (untitled)Titular burgler is getting her own film after Spider-Man spinoff film Silver & Black Black is cancelled. Gina Prince-Bythewood is still attached.TBASony PicturesX
Blue BeetleSuperhero film adaptation based on the Mexican-American comic book character Jaime Reyes.TBAWarner Bros.X
BorderlandsR-rated video game adaptation has recruited producers Avi Arad and his son Ari Arad to the porject.TBALionsgateX
Call of Duty 2 (untitled)Black Panther's Joe Robert Cole is engaged to get a script ready even before the first film hits theaters.TBAActivision Blizzard StudiosXX
Clifford The Big Red Dog (untitled)Live action/CG hybrid to be scripted by Justin Malen and directed by Walt Becker.TBAParamountXX
ClueRyan Reynolds stars in the second film to be based on the Hasbro board game.TBA20th Century FoxXX
ContraKonami's classic '87 arcade game stars a pair of muscle-bound heroesin their fight against enemy forces on a tropical archipelago.TBABeijing Starlit Movie and TV CultureX
Corto MalteseTom Hughes and Mila Jovovich star in this adaptation of Hugo Pratt's comics about an adventurous sailor set at the dawn of the 20th Century.TBADavis Films/TriPicturesX
CruellaEmma Stone stars in '70s England as a younger version of 101 Dalmation's Cruella de Vil.TBAWalt Disney StudiosXX
DC Super-PetsAnimated feature from the creators of the LEGO Batman and Ninjago spin-offs.TBAWarner Bros.XX
Deadpool 3Ryan Reynolds will reprise the role of Wade Wilson; otherwise, nothing else confirmed.TBA20th Century FoxXX
Deadshot (untitled)Will Smith confirms "meetings" about a spin-off film adaptation of Suicide Squad's defacto leader.TBAWarner Bros.XX
DisenchantedSequel to 2007's Enchanted has Amy Adams on board to reprise her starring role and director Adam Shankman promising progress.TBAWalt Disney StudiosXX
Duke NukemJohn Cena is in talks to frontline this adaptation of a long-running video game franchiseTBAParamountX
Five Nights at Freddy'sChris Columbus will write and direct the movie adaptation of Scott Cawthon’s indie horror video game.TBABlumhouseX
Flash GordonJulius Avery is tapped to direct this adaptation of the pulp comic-strip hero originated in 1934.TBA20th Century FoxX
Gears of WarCasting is ongoing for this video game adaptation, but a script is upcoming from F. Scott Frazier (xXx: Return of Xander Cage).TBAUniversal PicturesX
Gladiator 2Director Ridley Scott and screenwriter Peter Craig will focus on the son of Connie Nielsen’s character Lucilla from the original 2000 film.TBAParamountXX
Gotham City SirensSpin-off film adaptation of Suicide Squad stars Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn alongside two other female supervillians.TBAWarner Bros.XX
Gremlins 3The sequel to the terrifying 1984 and 1990 flicks is actually a reboot, per director Chris Columbus.TBAWarner Bros.XX
HarbingerSecond Valiant Comics film to follow Bloodshot; has found its director in Justin Tipping.TBASony PicturesX
InhumansAn isolated community of superhumans fights to protect itself in a storyline that would introduce dozens of characters to the MCU.TBAWalt Disney StudiosXX
Joker & Harley Quinn film (untitled)This criminal love story picks up where Suicide Squad left off.TBAWarner Bros.XX
Joker standalone film (untitled)Jared Leto leads and executive produces; little else is known.TBAWarner Bros.X
Just CauseJason Momoa stars in this feature film adaptation of the Square Enix video game.TBAPrime Universe ProductionsX
M.A.S.K.: Mobile Armored Strike KommandF. Gary Gray is tasked with dircting this '80s children's cartoon/classic Kenner toyline.TBAParamount/HasbroXX
Mega ManHenry Joost and Ariel Schulman will write and direct this live action adaptation of this classic Capcom game.TBA20th Century FoxX
Metal Gear SolidVideo game adaptation directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts plans to focus on the character Cyborg Ninja and the nuclear-missile-firing Metal Gears.TBASony PicturesX
Minecraft: The MovieAnimated film based on the video game loses its 2019 date as the second director leaves the project. Steve Carell is expected to star.TBAWarner Bros.X
Mobile Suit GundamLive action film based on the mecha anime and sci-fi franchise from Japan's Sunrise.TBALegendary PicturesX
Mortal KombatSimon McQuoid directs this R-rated video game adaptation which introduces a new boxing character and some old fan favorites.TBAWarner Bros.XX
NightwingChris McKay directs this action-packed, martial arts-heavy adaptation of the original Robin.TBAWarner Bros.X
Paddington 3Second sequel to 2014 film; based on the children's books by Michael Bond. Director unlikely to return.TBAWarner Bros.XX
Paper LanternsLive action/animated family film from author Jonny Sun pays homage to Chinese folklore in a contemporary manner.TBA20th Century FoxX
Pinocchio (untitled)Live action reboot directed by Paddington’s Paul King; Tom Hanks is in talks to play the fatherly figure Geppetto.TBAWalt Disney StudiosXX
Power Rangers 2 (untitled)It's not clear which studio will help with this follow-up to the 2017 film, but a post-2019 release is expected regardless.TBAHasbroXXX
Prince (untitled)Original film musical inspired by Prince's music will use his songs to drive a fictional narrative. Produced alongside the estate.TBAUniversal PicturesX
Prince Charming (live action)A revisionist take on classic fairy tales from the leading man's brother's point of view.TBAWalt Disney StudiosX
Raving RabbidsVideo game franchise spin-off from the Rayman series gets a stop motion/live-action movie.TBASony PicturesX
ROM: SpaceknightReady Player One's Zak Penn will take this cosmic cyborg superhero Hasbro toy/Marvel comic to the big screen.TBAParamount/HasbroXX
ShrekAll Shrek properties, incl. Puss in Boots, are getting a reboot from the studio responsible for Minions.TBAIllumination EntertainmentXX
Snake Eyes (untitled)The titular silent ninja commando character is getting his own spinoff movie after appearances in the 2009 and 2013 G.I. Joe films.TBAParamount/HasbroXX
Snow White (untitled)Live action remake of Disney's classic animation set to feature new songs from songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.TBAWalt Disney StudiosXX
Star Trek 4While Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth are out, S.J. Clarkson is aboard to direct. TBAParamountXX
Star Wars (untitled)Live action remake of Disney's classic animation set to feature new songs from songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.TBAWalt Disney StudiosXX
Sword in the Stone (live action)Lighthearted view of the legend of King Arthur exclusive to Disney's upcoming streaming service. Loosely based on the books by T.A. Barron.TBAWalt Disney StudiosXX
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (untitled)The third film in the franchise from the studio and yet another reboot.TBAParamountXX
The BatmanStandalone film separate from Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight universe; filming to begin mid-2019.TBAWarner Bros.XX
The DivisionTom Clancy video game adaptation stars Jessica Chastain and Jake Gyllenhaal in post-pandemic New York.TBAUbisoft Motion PicturesX
The MatrixA reboot is in the planning stages for the 1999 sci-fi action film.TBAWarner Bros.XX
The Merlin SagaOne of two films based on the T.A. Barron books chronicling the origin story of a young Merlin.TBAWalt Disney StudiosX
The Wee Free MenFirst novel in the bestselling Discworld series by the late Terry Pratchett.TBAJim Henson Co.X
Transformers 7Booted from its 6/26/2019 release date. Hasbro has said the franchise will continue at least through Transformers 8.TBAParamount/HasbroXX
UnchartedPrequel film to the video game by Naughty Dog; stars Tom Holland as a young Nathan Drake.TBASony PicturesX
UnderFranco-Belgian graphic novel about sewer-dwelling mutants boasts a $9.3 million budget.TBABorn Wild, TitanX
WickedFilm adaptation of the Tony-winning musical booted from its Dec. 2019 release date.TBAUniversal PicturesX

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