Disney Moves Up “Mary Poppins,” Delays Fifth “Indy”

Disney Moves Up Mary Poppins Delays Indy 5

Walt Disney Studios has shaken up their entire release calendar with some major tentpoles now getting new dates.

“Mary Poppins Returns” is taking advantage of a quieter than usual end of year period this year and is being moved up a week, opening now on December 19th. Next their planned “Jungle Cruise” film starring Dwayne Johnson has been pushed back a week to October 11th 2019.

After that, the “Maleficent” sequel has officially set a May 29th 2020 release date, and the fifth “Indiana Jones” film has been pushed back a full year and will now open July 9th 2021.

Finally, several ‘Untitled’ projects have shifted dates with a new Marvel film for February 12th 2021 and a new live-action film set for July 30th 2021. Previously untitled films set for November 8th 2019, February 21st 2021 and July 9th 2021 have all been pulled.

Source: Disney Pictures