Theatrical Calendar (2018-)


2018

Peter Rabbit
Directed by Will Gluck
Written by Will Gluck and Rob Lieber
Live-Action/CG Hybrid
Prod.: Animal Logic, Olive Bridge Entertainment, Frederick Warne & Co., and Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: February 9, 2018

Early Man
Directed by Nick Park
Written by Nick Park, Mark Burton, and John O'Farrell
Stop-Motion
Prod.: Aardman Animations
Distr.: Lionsgate
Release Date: February 16, 2018

Gnomeo & Juliet: Sherlock Gnomes
Directed by John Stevenson
Written by Andy Riley and Kevin Cecil
Computer Animated
Prod.: Paramount Animation, MGM, Rocket Pictures, and Mikros Image
Distr.: Paramount Pictures
Release Date: March 23, 2018

Isle of Dogs
Directed by Wes Anderson
Written by Wes Anderson
Stop-Motion
Prod.: Indian Paintbrush, American Empirical Pictures, and Scott Rudin Productions
Distr.: Fox Searchlight
Release Date: March 23, 2018 (limited)

Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero
Directed by Daniel St. Pierre
Writers TBD
Computer Animated
Prod.: Fun Academy Motion Pictures, and Mikros Image
Distr.: Fun Academy Motion Pictures
Release Date: April 13, 2018

Duck Duck Goose
Directed by Christopher Jenkins
Written by Christopher Jenkins and Bob Muir
Computer Animated
Prod.: Original Force Animation
Distr.: Open Road Films
Release Date: April 20, 2018

Untitled LAIKA Film
Director TBD
Writers TBD
Stop-Motion
Prod.: LAIKA
Distr.: Focus Features
Release Date: May 18, 2018

Untitled Warner Animation Group Film
Director TBD
Writers TBD
Computer Animated
Prod.: Warner Animation Group
Distr.: Warner Bros. Pictures
Release Date: June 1, 2018

The Incredibles 2
Directed by Brad Bird
Written by Brad Bird
Computer Animated
Prod.: Pixar Animation Studios
Distr.: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: June 15, 2018

Charming
Directed by Ross Venokur
Written by Ross Venokur
Computer Animation
Prod.: 3QU Media, Vanguard, Cinesite, and WV Enterprises
Distr.: Smith Global Media
Release Date: Q2 2018

Hotel Transylvania 3
Directed by Genndy Tartakovsky
Written by Michael McCullers
Computer Animated
Prod.: Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: July 13, 2018

Smallfoot
Directed by Ryan O'Laughlin
Written by Glenn Ficara and John Requa
Computer Animated
Prod.: Warner Animation Group, and Sony Pictures Imageworks
Distr.: Warner Bros. Pictures
Release Date: September 14, 2018

Goosebumps 2
Director TBD
Writers TBD
Live-Action/CG Hybrid
Prod.: LStar Capital, Village Roadshow Pictures, Original Film, Scholastic Entertainment, and Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: September 21, 2018

Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Directed by Peter Candeland and Yarrow Cheney
Written by Michael LeSieur
Computer Animated
Prod.: Illumination Entertainment
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: November 9, 2018

Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2
Directed by Rich Moore and Phil Johnston
Written by Phil Johnston and Pamela Ribon
Computer Animated
Prod.: Walt Disney Animation Studios
Distr.: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: November 21, 2018

Spider-Man: The Animated Movie
Directed by Bob Perischetti and Peter Ramsey
Written by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller
Computer Animated
Prod.: Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: December 14, 2018

2019

Pigeon: Impossible
Directed by Troy Quane and Nick Bruno
Written by Lloyd Taylor
Computer Animated
Prod.: Blue Sky
Distr.: 20th Century Fox
Release Date: January 18, 2019

Playmobil: Robbers, Thieves & Rebels
Directed by Lino DiSalvo
Written by Blaise Hemmingway
Computer Animated
Prod.: On Animation / Pathe France
Distr.: Open Road Films
Release Date: January 18, 2019

The Lego Movie Sequel
Directed by Rob Schrab
Written by Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, Michelle Morgan, and Jared Stern
Computer Animated
Prod.: Warner Animation Group / Animal Logic / Lego Systems
Distr.: Warner Bros.
Release Date: February 8, 2019

How To Train Your Dragon 3
Directed by Dean DeBlois
Written by Dean DeBlois
Computer Animated
Prod.: DreamWorks Animation SKG
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: March 1, 2019

Amusement Park
Directed by Dylan Brown
Written by Lino DiSalvo
Computer Animated
Prod.: Paramount Animation, Ilion Animation, and Nickelodeon Movies
Distr.: Paramount Pictures
Release Date: March 15, 2019
Untitled Cars/Planes Spin-off/"Space"
Directed by Bobs Gannaway and Klay Hall
Prod.: DisneyToon Studios
Distr.: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: April 12, 2019

Uglydolls
Directed by Robert Rodriguez
Computer Animated
Distr.: STX Entertainment
Release Date: May 10, 2019

The Secret Life of Pets 2
Computer Animated
Prod.: Illumination Entertainment
Distr.: Universal Pictures

Release Date: June 7, 2019

Toy Story 4
Directed by Josh Cooley
Written by Will McCormack, Rashida Jones, and Martin Hynes
Computer Animated
Prod.: Pixar Animation Studios
Distr.: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: June 21, 2019

Untitled
Prod.: Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: July 26, 2019 

Untitled SpongeBob Film
Directed by Paul Tibbitt
Written by Glenn Berger, Jonathan Aibel, Jordan Dunn, Michael Kvamme, Kyle McCulloch (story), and Paul Tibbitt (story)
Prod.: Paramount Animation / Nickelodeon Movies
Distr.: Paramount Pictures
Release Date: August 2, 2019

The Angry Birds Movie 2
Directed by Thurop Van Orman and John Rice
Written by Peter Ackerman
Computer Animated
Prod.: Rovio / Sony Pictures ImageWorks / Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: September 20, 2019

Everest
Directed by Tim Johnson
Written by William Davies
Computer Animated
Prod.: DreamWorks Animation SKG
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: September 27, 2019

Frozen 2
Directed by Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee
Prod.: Walt Disney Animation Studios
Computer Animated
Distr.: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: November 27, 2019

Untitled
Prod.: Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: December 25, 2019

Untitled
Written by Linda Woolverton
Prod.: Skydance
Release Date: TBD 2019

The Extincts
Directed by William Joyce
Written by David Lipman
Computer Animated
Prod.: Cirrina Animation
Distr.: TBD
Release Date: TBD 2019

2020 & Beyond

The Loud House
Prod.: Paramount Animation / Nickelodeon Movies
Distr.: Paramount Pictures
Release Date: February 7, 2020

Nimona
Directed by Patrick Osborne
Written by Marc Haimes
Prod.: Blue Sky Studios
Distr.: 20th Century Fox
Release Date: February 14, 2020

Untitled
Computer Animated
Prod.: Pixar Animation Studios
Distr.: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: March 13, 2020

Untitled
Prod.: Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: April 3, 2020

Trolls 2
Computer Animated
Prod.: DreamWorks Animation SKG
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: April 10, 2020 

Scooby
Directed by Tony Cervone and Dax Shepard
Written by Dax Shepard and Matt Lieberman
Prod.: Warner Animation Group / Reel FX
Distr.: Warner Bros.
Release Date: May 15, 2020

Untitled
Computer Animated
Prod.: Pixar Animation Studios
Distr.: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: June 19, 2020

Minions 2
Computer Animated
Prod.: Illumination Entertainment
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: July 3, 2020

Untitled
Directed by Shannon Tindle
Prod.: Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: July 24, 2020

Untitled
Live-Action/Animation Hybrid
Prod.: Paramount Animation / Nickelodeon Movies
Distr.: Paramount Pictures - July 31, 2020

Untitled
Prod.: Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: September 25, 2020

Gigantic
Directed by Nathan Greno and Meg LeFauve
Written by Meg LeFauve
Computer Animated
Prod.: Walt Disney Animation Studios
Distr.: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: November 25, 2020

Vivo
Directed by Kirk DeMicco
Written by Quiara Alegría Hudes
Computer Animated
Prod.: Sony Pictures Animation
Distr.: Columbia Pictures
Release Date: December 18, 2020 

Sing 2
Computer Animated
Prod.: Illumination Entertainment
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: December 25, 2020 

The Boss Baby 2
Computer Animated
Prod.: DreamWorks Animation SKG
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: March 26, 2021

Untitled
Computer Animated
Prod.: Pixar Animation Studios
Distr.: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: June 18, 2021

Untitled
Prod.: Illumination Entertainment
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: July 2, 2021

Untitled
Prod.: Walt Disney Animation Studions
Distr.: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: November 24, 2021

Untitled
Prod.: Illumination Entertainment
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: July 1, 2022

Untitled
Prod.: Illumination Entertainment
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: December 21, 2022

Untitled
Prod.: Illumination Entertainment
Distr.: Universal Pictures
Release Date: June 30, 2023

Titles in Development
Release Dates TBD

Walt Disney Animation Studios
Untitled Dean Wellins Film
Untitled Stephen J. Anderson Film
Untitled Mickey Mouse Film

Pixar
Untitled Mark Andrews Film
Untitled Dan Scanlon Film
Untitled Pete Docter Film
Untitled Bob Peterson Film

DreamWorks
-- Active Development --
The Wizards of Once

-- Status Unknown --
Alma
Beekle
B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations
Flawed Dogs
Gil's All Fright Diner
The Grimm Legacy
Hot Stuff the Little Devil
Imaginary Enemies
InterWorld
Lidsville
Madagascar 4
Maintenance
Pig Scrolls
Puss in Boots 2: Nine Lives & 40 Thieves
Rumblewick
Shadows
Untitled Kevin Lima Bollywood Musical
Untitled Blue-Footed Booby Film

Blue Sky
Anubis
Alienology
Left Tern
Mutts
Frogkisser
Escape from Hat

Sony Pictures Animation
*Active Development*
Medusa/Untitled Gorgon Film
Untitled Animated Ghostbusters Movie
Untitled David Sussman Film
Untitled John Saunders Film
Untitled Michael Rianda Film
Untitled Shannon Tindle Film
Untitled Tonka Trucks Film

*Status Unknown*
ALF
Can You Imagine?
Chickenhare
The Familiars
Harold and the Purple Crayon
How To Live Forever
How To Survive a Garden Gnome Attack
Instant Karma
Kazorn & the Unicorn
Make My Own Monster
Manimal
Muncle Trogg
Popeye
RollerCoaster Tycoon
Secret Histories
Superbago

Illumination
Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat
Flanimals
Johnny Express

Aardman
The Cat Burglars
Untitled Shaun the Sheep Sequel

LAIKA
Wildwood
Goblins

Paramount Animation
The New Kid
Beastlies
Shedd
Untitled Lino DiSalvo Film
Giant Monsters Attack Japan
The Adventures of Tintin 2

Warner Animation Group
-- Active Development --
The Billion Brick Race
Bone
Untitled The Flintstones Film
Untitled The Jetsons Film

-- Status Unknown --
Untitled Adventure Time Film
Untitled Amazing World of Gumball Film
Untitled Speedy Gonzalez Film
Untitled Looney Tunes Spin-Off/Acme Film

Reel FX
-- Active Development --
W.I.S.H. Police
Kung Fu Space Punch
The Book of Life 2

-- Status Unknown --
Monster on a Hill
Giant Girl
Beasts of Burden

Lucasfilm Animation

ToonBox/Red Rover
Pecking Order
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled

Fox Animation
-- Active Development --
Momotaro: Xander and the Lost Island of Monsters
The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Zita the Spacegirl
The Littlest Bigfoot
The Dam Keeper (Tonko House)
A Tale of Momentum & Inertia (House Special)
With Kind Regards from Kindergarten
The Care and Feeding of a Pet Black Hole
The Witch Boy

-- Status Unknown --
Welcome to the Jungle
A Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom 
Cardboard
Confessions of an Imaginary Friend
Fortunately, the Milk

Gnosis Moving Pictures/Toonz Media Group
Moby & Dick
Nicholas
The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus
Untitled Fourth Project

Original Force
QQ Speed
Oldzilla
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
Riding Giants

Cinesite Animation
Klaus
Riverdance
Gnome Alone
Untitled Harold Lloyd Projects

Alcon
Untitled Garfield Film
Darkmouth

Skydance Animation
Luck 
Untitled Fantasy Film

Imagine Ent.
Six untitled pictures are on their slate 

Other
The Adventures of Drunky (Augenblick)
America: The Motion Picture (Netflix)
Art Story (Aaron Blaise/Chuck Williams)
Beast of Burden (Kerby Atkins)
Blazing Samurai (Open Road/Arc/Mass)
Clifford the Big Red Dog (unknown)
Emily the Strange (Amazon Studios)
High in the Clouds (Gaumont)
Hullabaloo (James Lopez)
Malevolent (Coverage, Ink)
Sock Monkey (Tony Millionaire)
Wendell and Wild (Henry Selick)

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