Angry Birds Film Dive-Bombing Into Theaters In 2016
Sony wins circulation rights for the mobile video game and announces strategies to launch a cartoon animation. From your cell phone to the Cineplex: Sony Images Entertainment announced Wednesday that it gained distribution rights to an Angry Bird movie , which is prepared for launch July 1, 2016. Rovio Entertainment is establishing, producing and financing a 3-D movie based upon the game, which the company first released in 2009. Set to be produced by John Cohen and David Maisel, which recently shepherded "Despicable Me" and "Iron Guy" into movie theaters, respectively, the movie will additionally establish the world within the video game after introducing the "Angry Birds Toons" animated series previously in 2013. No story information have actually yet been launched, but one can not assist but wonder if the filmmakers will certainly produce an origin tale to reveal specifically what obtained those birds so upset to begin with. "Angry Birds" formerly enjoyed film crossovers with "Rio," which generated its very own version of the game, and "Superstar Wars," where the Birds are the Rebel Alliance and their Bad Piggy banes are the Empire. There's no word yet whether director J.J. Abrams will certainly include aspects of "Angry Birds" into his upcoming 2015 film "Superstar Wars Installment VII" to serve as an innovator for the computer animated film. The choice to have Sony distribute the movie likewise paves the way for a cross-studio cooperation with "Rio 2," which is scheduled for launch in 2014. Regarding the open adjustment, Maisel and Cohen said, "We are really thrilled to join with Sony Image in providing this flick to the world in 2016 and we will certainly have numerous additional statements as we start production in the coming months.