Universal Announces New Release Dates

Universal Pictures has revealed the release dates for three of its upcoming major features.

Oliver Stone’s “Savages” follows two low-key drug dealers (Taylor Kitsch and Aaron Johnson), who are muscled into working for a Mexican drug cartel after their live-in girlfriend (Blake Lively) is kidnapped. It will be released on September 28th 2012.

The animated sequel “Despicable Me 2” is likely to have Steve Carell returning to play Gru and hits theaters on July 3rd 2013.

Finally comes Joseph Kosinski’s comic adaptation “Oblivion” has Tom Cruise playing a lone soldier who is the only man left on the surface of a toxic Earth after humanity fled to the clouds. It’s currently slated for July 19th 2013.