Monsters, Inc. 2 , The Guardians and Jack and Jill Release Date Updates

With yesterday’s announcement that Summit Entertainment will release The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 on November 16, 2012, both Disney•Pixar and DreamWorks Animation have moved their animated films into new spots that same month.

Disney•Pixar has announced that Monsters, Inc. 2 has been moved up from Nov. 16 to Nov. 2, 2012, while DreamWorks Animation has moved Leonardo DiCaprio-voiced The Guardians back from Nov. 2 to Nov. 21, 2012.

Disney also announced that the 3D version of Beauty and the Beast has been removed from the studio’s release schedule along with Disney•Pixar’s newt. It has been rumored for a while that newt was cancelled, but it looks like we got confirmation today.

In other release date news, Columbia Pictures has set a Nov. 11, 2011 release for the Adam Sandler comedy Jack and Jill. Sandler will play both characters in the film that will face Immortals on that same day.

Also, Disney will be releasing the Joe Nussbaum-directed comedy Prom on April 29, 2011. Other films scheduled for that date are The Thing and What’s Your Number?.


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