Warner Bros. 2011 Preview: First Looks at ‘Sherlock Holmes 2,’ ‘The Hangover 2’ and ‘Final Destination 5’


Warner Bros. just sent over a MASSIVE batch of preview images and information for their upcoming 2011 slate and I am just now going through it and piecing everything together to show you. However, as I am going along I will be putting together the preview in pieces and I thought the only obvious place to start was with all of the sequels including The Hangover Part II, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II, Final Destination 5, Happy Feet 2, Sherlock Holmes II and Journey 2: Mysterious Island.

Featured below is a teaser image from each film, the release date, a cast list, the director, synopsis and a link to look at the gallery of images sent over. Each link opens in a new window so once you are done just close it and you’ll return to this article.

Have fun and stay tuned as I will have more for you very shortly.

The Hangover Part II
May 26, 2011
Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper, Justin Bartha and Ed Helms in The Hangover Part II
Photo: Warner Bros.
Starring: Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis, Jeffrey Tambor, Mike Tyson, Justin Bartha, Ken Jeong
Director: Todd Phillips

SYNOPSIS: In the follow-up to the record-breaking hit comedy “The Hangover,” Phil (Bradley Cooper), Stu (Ed Helms), Alan (Zach Galifianakis) and Doug (Justin Bartha) travel to exotic Thailand for Stu’s wedding. After the unforgettable bachelor party in Las Vegas, Stu is taking no chances and has opted for a safe, subdued pre-wedding brunch. However, things don’t always go as planned. What happens in Vegas may stay in Vegas, but what happens in Bangkok can’t even be imagined.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
July 15, 2011
Daniel Radcliffe and Ralph Fiennes in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Photo: Warner Bros.
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Warwick Davis, Tom Felton, Ralph Fiennes, Michael Gambon, Jason Isaacs, Alan Rickman, David Thewlis, Julie Walters, Bonnie Wright
Director: David Yates

SYNOPSIS: In Part 2 of the epic finale, the battle between the good and evil forces of the Wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. The stakes have never been higher and no one is safe. But it is Harry Potter who may be called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice as he draws closer to the climactic showdown with Lord Voldemort. It all ends here.

Final Destination 5
August 26, 2011
Emma Bell in Final Destination 5
Photo: Warner Bros.
Starring: Emma Bell, Nicholas D’Agosto, Miles Fisher, Arlen Escarpeta, Jacqueline MacInnes-Wood, P.J. Byrne, Ellen Wroe, David Koechner, Courtney B. Vance, Tony Todd
Director: Steven Quale

SYNOPSIS: Death makes a killing in the next installment in the horror series which once again proves that no matter where you run, no matter where you hide…you can’t cheat death.

Happy Feet 2
November 18, 2011
Starring: Elijah Wood, Robin Williams, Brad Pitt, Hank Azaria, Matt Damon, Alecia Moore (Pink), EG Daily
Director: George Miller

SYNOPSIS: The sequel to the Academy Award®-winning animated smash hit, “Happy Feet 2” returns audiences to the magnificent landscape of Antarctica, reuniting us with the world’s most famous tap-dancing penguin, Mumble (Elijah Wood), the love of his life, Gloria (Alecia Moore {Pink}) and their old friends Ramon and Lovelace (Robin Williams). Mumble and Gloria now have a son of their own, Erik (EG Daily), who is struggling to find his own particular talents in the Emperor Penguin world. But new dangers are threatening the penguin nation, and it’s going to take everyone working–and dancing–together to save them.

Sherlock Holmes II
December 16, 2011
Noomi Rapace, Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law in Sherlock Holmes II
Photo: Warner Bros.
Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Noomi Rapace, Jared Harris, Eddie Marsan, Stephen Fry
Director: Guy Ritchie

SYNOPSIS: Guy Ritchie helms a new action-packed adventure, following the world’s most famous detective, Sherlock Holmes (Robert Downey Jr.), and his longtime trusted associate, Dr. Watson (Jude Law), as they match wits with their arch-nemesis, the criminal genius Moriarty (Jared Harris).

Journey 2: Mysterious Island
TBA 2011
Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine, Josh Hutcherson, Vanessa Hudgens, Luis Guzman, Kristin Davis
Director: Brad Peyton

SYNOPSIS: The follow-up to the 2008 hit. The new journey begins when young adventurer Sean (Josh Hutcherson) receives a coded distress signal from a mysterious island where no island should exist–a place of strange life forms, mountains of gold, deadly volcanoes, and more than one astonishing secret. Unable to stop him from going, Sean’s new stepfather (Dwayne Johnson) joins the quest. Together with a helicopter pilot (Luis Guzman) and his beautiful, strong-willed daughter (Vanessa Hudgens), they set out to find the island, rescue its lone inhabitant and escape before seismic shockwaves force the island under the sea and bury its treasures forever.

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