14 August 2014 650 Views

“Godzilla 2” Confirmed For A June 2018 Release

by Michael Lee

godzilla header image

Godzilla 2 was inevitable. Once it became that box office hit on it’s first weekend, Legendary went to work on getting a sequel done. But then Gareth Edwards said he would be directing a Star Wars spinoff. Most thought that meant Edwards wouldn’t return to direct a sequel. However, Legendary Pics President Thomas Tull dropped by Comic-Con and presented a video of Edwards telling Hallh H he will be back to direct the sequel after he works on “small little sci-fi movie.”

But Tull ended that portion of a panel with a huge stinger, Godzilla wasn’t the only kaiju.

Now Warner Bros and Legendary have dated Godzilla 2 for a June 8, 2018 release. Hit the jump to see who Godzilla will be going up against in the movie, and Godzilla 2 will go up against at the box office.

As it stands Godzilla does not face any direct competition, but an untitled Pixar film does open a week after it.

The Wrap was the first to report on the news.

While we don’t know much about the sequel, we do know that Godzilla could be going up against at least three kaijus. As confirmed by Tull at the San Diego Comic-Con, Godzilla, a giant pteranodon called Rodan, the mosterous moth called Mothra, and the three-headed dragon kaiju Ghidorah.

The Star Wars spinoff is scheduled for a December 2016 release, meaning Edwards would jump into Godzilla 2 right after he is done doing the press tour for the Star Wars spinoff.



New

Justice League is not Perfect. But it has Heart and Soul. Likable. Watchable. Retrievable.
19 November 2017
Justice League is not Perfect. But it has Heart and Soul. Likable. Watchable. Retrievable.

May interest You

Throwback Thursday Interview with the Vampire Reviewed by Kyle Jonathan Did Tom Cruise ‘cut it’ as Vampire Lestat?
15 December 2016
Throwback Thursday Interview with the Vampire Reviewed by Kyle Jonathan Did Tom Cruise ‘cut it’ as Vampire Lestat?
An Open Letter from Dave Lo Pan to Warner Bros in response to the Gracie Law Affair
19 August 2016
An Open Letter from Dave Lo Pan to Warner Bros in response to the Gracie Law Affair
HOW TO STOP A FLOP
11 August 2015
HOW TO STOP A FLOP

Popular

PolitFlix 5: Would the Reel Tony Blair please stand up? James Murphy and Dave Bond take a look at Mr Blair in Politics and on Film. Also Star Wars IX, Bond 25 and the usual News and Comment
27 September 2017
PolitFlix 5: Would the Reel Tony Blair please stand up? James Murphy and Dave Bond take a look at Mr Blair in Politics and on Film. Also Star Wars IX, Bond 25 and the usual News and Comment
Bond 25: is 007 set to marry Blofeld?
13 September 2017
Bond 25: is 007 set to marry Blofeld?

Tags