A couple of key release dates have been locked this week. Summit Entertainment will open the Amanda Seyfried mystery thriller “Gone” on February 24th 2012.
Jennifer Carpenter and Sebastian Stan also star in the film about a young woman (Seyfried) who is convinced the serial killer who kidnapped her two years before has come back and taken her sister.
The company has also locked an April 6th 2012 release for “Cold Light of Day” starring future Superman Henry Cavill.
Cavill plays a man whose family is kidnapped while on vacation in Spain and as he sets out to rescue them, he uncovers a government conspiracy and long buried family secrets.
Finally, Lionsgate will release the Jason Statham action thriller “Safe” on October 28th 2011.
One film however has now lost its date, Lars Von Trier’s “Melancholia” which Magnolia had planned to open November 4th this year but has now pulled from the schedule for the moment.