Sony Pictures, formerly Columbia Pictures Entertainment, Inc. has kept up to form since 1987 in releasing some of Hollywood’s finest movies and animations. The Californian based film studio is associated with not only good quality movies but also ones that are commercially phenomenal. Some of their notable releases include these film franchises: The Karate Kid, Ghostbusters, Spider-Man, Sniper, Jumanji, Stuart Little, Men in Black, Underworld, Robert Langdon, and Hotel Transylvania. Going by their history, fans and moviegoers eagerly anticipate releases from the film company. Below is a list of all the upcoming Sony Pictures movies and animations.
Upcoming Sony Pictures Animations in Order of Release
Sony Pictures, being a subsidiary of Sony Entertainment Inc., is made up of various studios and entertainment brands. They include Columbia Pictures, GSN, Sony Pictures Animation, TriStar Pictures, Screen Gems, and Sony Pictures Classics. Thus, most of these releases are a collaborative effort of all or some of the brands, distributed worldwide by Sony Pictures Releasing.
Peter Rabbit (April 3, 2020)
Peter Rabbit is one of the most anticipated Sony Pictures animation films. The American film studio will be bringing back the titular bunny, Peter Rabbit voiced by James Corden as he continues his battle to become the heir to Mr. McGregor’s garden. The story is largely based on the stories of Peter Rabbit created by Beatrix Potter and is written by Patrick Burleigh and Will Gluck. Just like the previous film, Gluck directed the upcoming project.
The first installment was Sony Pictures’ biggest ever non-Bond film in the UK, grossing over $55 million in that market. It also held the top spot for four weeks in a row. Peter Rabbit also showed staying power in the United States where it brought in $115 million.
It is booked for an April 3, 2020, release. Rose Byrne and Domhnall Gleeson reprised their roles as Bea and Thomas McGregor respectively. David Oyelowo, Sam Neill, Daisy Ridley, Elizabeth Debicki, and Margot Robbie also lend their voices to characters in the film.
Vivo (November 6, 2020)
Animation lovers, this one will really get you hooked on your screen. Vivo follows a capuchin monkey with a thirst for adventure and a passion for music. He embarks on a journey from Havana to Miami to fulfill his musical destiny. Save the date, Vivo hits the theatres on Friday, the 6th of November 2020. The film will be anchored by 11 songs written by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Wish Dragon (2020)
This 2020 upcoming Sony Pictures Animation film promises to be a riveting watch. The cast comprises an international pack of talent including Jackie Chan, Constance Wu, John Cho, Will Yun Lee, Jimmy Wong, and Bobby Lee. Set in contemporary China, Wish Dragon is a modern-day fairytale based on an original story by Chris Appelhans, who also directed the film.
Hotel Transylvania 4 (December 22, 2021)
Hotel Transylvania 4 is no doubt, one of the upcoming Sony Pictures projects many movie lovers are looking forward to. The fourth installment in the Hotel Transylvania franchise is set to be released on the 22nd of December 2021, three years after the last one. The franchise started out with the September 2012 release. It tells the story of Count Dracula (Adam Sandler), the owner of Hotel Transylvania, a hotel where the world’s monsters can take a rest from human civilization.
Most of the cast members, including Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Kevin James, David Spade, Steve Buscemi, Keegan-Michael Key, Molly Shannon, Fran Drescher, and Mel Brooks is expected to return in the soon to be released film.
All Upcoming Sony Pictures Movies and Animations In Their Order Of Release
|Movies and Animations Titles||Release Date|
|Pain and Glory||October 4, 2019|
|Zombieland 2: Double Tap||October 18, 2019|
|Black and Blue||October 25, 2019|
|Frankie||October 25, 2019|
|Charlie’s Angel||November 15, 2019|
|A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood||November 22, 2019|
|Jumanji: The Next Level||December 13, 2019|
|Little Women (2019)||December 25, 2019|
|The Song of Names||December 25, 2019|
|The Grudge (2020)||January 3, 2020|
|Bad Boys for Life||January 17, 2020|
|The Traitor||January 31, 2020|
|Fantasy Island||February 14, 2020|
|Bloodshot||February 21, 2020|
|The climb||March 20, 2020|
|Fatherhood||April 3, 2020|
|Peter Rabbit||April 3, 2020|
|Greyhound||May 8, 2020|
|Ghostbusters||July 10, 2020|
|Morbius||July 31, 2020|
|Escape Room||August 14, 2020|
|Monster Hunter||September 4, 2020|
|Vivo||November 6, 2020|
|Happiest Season||November 20, 2020|
|Cinderella (2021)||February 5, 2021|
|Master of the Universe||March 5, 2021|
|Hotel Transylvania 4||December 22, 2021|