Fox Moves Release Schedule Around

‘Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakuel’, ‘The A-Team’ and a host of other films get new dates.

In a story from The Hollywood Reporter, it looks like Twentieth Century Fox has some big plans for their fun loving Chipmunks. The studio plans to bring out Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakuel on Christmas Day 2009.

Fox also "announced a number of changes to its calendar, including pushing back The A-Team, which doesn't have a cast or director, by a year, from June 12, 2009 to June 11, 2010."

In addition to this the studio has moved the "Dwayne Johnson family pic Tooth Fairy from June 2009 to the high-profile Thanksgiving frame. Pic opens Nov. 13."

Fox has also moved "two youth-oriented comedies out of the first quarter of 2009 and" into summer: "Chris Columbus' I Love You Beth Cooper, starring Hayden Panettiere, and comedy-adventure They Came From Upstairs.

I Love You Beth Cooper will open on July 10 and They Came From Upstairs will come out July 31.

Fox also moved Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, "directed by Columbus, out of 2009." It "will now be released July 2, 2010." Ramona will now be coming out July 2, 2010.

Alvin and The Chipmunks: The Squeakuel was released December 23rd, 2009 and stars Zachary Levi, David Cross, Jason Lee, Justin Long, Matthew Gray Gubler, Jesse McCartney, Amy Poehler, Anna Faris. The film is directed by Betty Thomas.

The A-Team was released June 11th, 2010 and stars Liam Neeson, Bradley Cooper, Jessica Biel, Quinton Jackson, Sharlto Copley, Patrick Wilson, Gerald McRaney, Henry Czerny. The film is directed by Joe Carnahan.

Tooth Fairy was released January 22nd, 2010 and stars Dwayne Johnson, Ashley Judd, Stephen Merchant, Ryan Sheckler, Seth MacFarlane, Julie Andrews, Chase Ellison, Destiny Whitlock. The film is directed by Michael Lembeck.

I Love You, Beth Cooper was released July 10th, 2009 and stars Hayden Panettiere, Paul Rust, Jack Carpenter, Lauren London, Lauren Storm, Shawn Roberts, Jared Keeso, Brendan Penny. The film is directed by Chris Columbus.

Aliens in the Attic was released July 31st, 2009 and stars Carter Jenkins, Austin Robert Butler, Ashley Tisdale, Ashley Boettcher, Henri Young, Regan Young, Doris Roberts, Robert Hoffman. The film is directed by John Schultz.

Percy Jackson & the Olympians: Lightning Thief was released February 12th, 2010 and stars Logan Lerman, Brandon T. Jackson, Alexandra Daddario, Trent Jones, Jake Abel, Sean Bean, Pierce Brosnan, Steve Coogan. The film is directed by Chris Columbus.

Ramona and Beezus was released July 23rd, 2010 and stars Joey King, Selena Gomez, John Corbett, Bridget Moynahan, Ginnifer Goodwin, Josh Duhamel, Jason Spevack, Sierra McCormick. The film is directed by Elizabeth Allen.

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Comments (3)

  1. Drewski37

    Fox, might as well scrape the plate into the garbage can because the only thing they might, And i do mean MIGHT have going for them is the chipmunks sequel, because i dont think i would even spend any money to see them....

    6 years agoby @drewski37Flag

  2. CelluloidDreams

    Nothing really exciting to jump up and shout about!!

    6 years agoby @2movieguysFlag

  3. Diaigma

    Wow that's...nice Fox. You have a terrific line-up here. It's sure to overpower the Paramount roller coaster of this last year for sure...(cough).

    6 years agoby @diaigmaFlag

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