Attack on Hollywood: Every film has been pushed back

The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) has reached an agreement with the WGA, but still refuses to bargain with Hollywood's striking actors over issues like fair pay and the use of AI in film production – and it's The denial is impacting the studio's release calendar. Mainly.

Production on many movies and TV shows has already been halted, but studios are also pushing back movies with previously scheduled release dates, pushing them back by months or even years. Striking actors are unable to promote their work without risking weakening the strike, so the change in release date seems somewhat like a tactic to allow the actors and writers to wait out the double strike to promote again. In particular, a two-week extension in negotiations between SAG-AFTRA and AMPTP allowed actors to promote major releases such as oppenheimer And barbieClear acknowledgment of the value of evangelism.

Here, in order of new release date, are all the movies that have been pushed back as the SAG-AFTRA strike continues.

See also:

How to support the writers and SAG strikes online and off

poor things

Emma Stone in “Poor Things”.
Credit: Yorgos Lanthimos/Searchlight Pictures

Favorite Director Yorgos Lanthimos reunites with Emma Stone for this comical, fantastical take on the classic Frankenstein story, which also stars Willem Dafoe, Mark Ruffalo, Ramy Youssef, Jerrod Carmichael, and Christopher Abbott. Despite the initial September release date being pushed back, poor things Still set to make its world premiere at the 2023 Venice Film Festival.

New Release Date: December 8, 2023

white bird

A woman in a long black coat stands outside on stone steps and looks up at the sky, smiling.

Helen Mirren in “The White Bird”.
Credit: Lionsgate

of 2017 Wonder gets a spin-off in white bird, starring Helen Mirren and Gillian Anderson. film centered WonderBully Julien (Brice Ghaser), whose grandmother (Mirren) tells him the story of her youth in Nazi-occupied France. Originally slated for an August release date, the film is now “undated for the fourth quarter” of 2023, according to Deadline.

New Release Date: TBD, autumn or winter of 2023

bike rider

A man wearing a leather jacket is riding a motorcycle across the bridge.

Austin Butler in “The Bikeriders”.
Credit: Kyle Kaplan

Jeff Nichols' bike riderStarring Austin Butler, Jodie Comer and Tom Hardy, it depicts the rise and fall of a Chicago motorcycle club. It was originally scheduled to release on December 1, but has now been delayed with no official release date in sight. As hollywood reporter tells, bike rider'The early release date would have put it in competition with Beyoncé renaissance Concert film.

New Release Date: TBD, likely winter 2023 or early 2024

Dune: Part 2

A young man with bright blue eyes wearing a brown hooded cloak is walking through the desert.

Timothée Chalamet in “Dune: Part Two”.
Credit: Nico Tavernis

Denis Villeneuve's adaptation of Frank Herbert dune This science-fiction sequel comes to a conclusion. Boasting of stunning visual effects and a star-studded cast, Dune: Part 2 The release marks Warner Bros.' first major release at the end of the year to be pushed back to 2024. The rest of the slate is musical purple colour, superhero sequel Aquaman and the Lost Kingdomand led by Chalamet wonka Still the same.

New Release Date: 1 March 2024

Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire

moving Dune: Part 2 This resulted in many Warner Bros. films being transferred. From the beginning: Godzilla x Kong: The New Empiresequel to godzilla vs kong and a continuation of Legendary's MonsterVerse.

New Release Date: 12 April 2024


Two young men and a girl are sitting together under a hotel bed and laughing.

Mike Feist, Zendaya and Josh O'Connor in “The Challengers.”
Credit: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures

Zendaya, Josh O'Connor, and Mike Feist join in ChallengersThe much awaited tennis drama call me by your name Director Luca Guadagnino. MGM, Amazon Studios, and Warner Bros. not only moved the film's release date from September this year to spring 2024, but they also pulled the plug. Challengers entirely from the Venice Film Festival – a decision that Guadagnino fought for, according to the festival's artistic director Alberto Barbera.

New Release Date: April 26, 2024

Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim

Another Warner Bros. movie will be pushed back, Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim is an animated adventure set in the region of Middle-earth. It tells the story of Helm Hammerhand, king of Rohan, the namesake of Helm's Deep.

New Release Date: December 13, 2024

dirty dance sequel

Jennifer Gray returns to the Catskills in this follow-up to 1987's dirty dancetitle also dirty dance, The sequel from director Jonathan Levine has yet to begin shooting, but its release date has already been pushed from February 9, 2024, to summer 2025.

new release date: summer 2025


A man in a gray jacket and a pink-haired woman wearing a green jacket are standing together with shocked expressions on their faces.

Julio Torres and Tilda Swinton in “Problemista”.
Credit: A24

Julio Torres makes his directorial debut problemistA quirky comedy about an aspiring toy maker (Torres) trying to get his artistic boss (Tilda Swinton) to co-sign his visa. problemist Distributor A24 has received an interim waiver from SAG-AFTRA to continue shooting independent projects, as they are not part of AMPTP. However, the A24 is still at a standstill problemistIts release was intended to support Torres and allow her to promote the film at the time of its release.

New Release Date: tbd

Mission: Impossible 8

It looks like we'll have to wait a little longer than expected for more adventures with IMF agent Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise). Although follow up Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One Originally scheduled to arrive on June 28, 2024, it has now been pushed back almost a full year. Luckily much of the film has reportedly already been shot, so it will be completed quickly once the SAG-AFTRA strike ends.

New Release Date: 23 May 2025

A Quiet Place: Day One

A Quiet Place: Day One It is the third film in John Krasinski's horror franchise, set before his on-screen family was terrorized by sound-sensitive monsters. a quiet place And A Quiet Place Part II, Although it was scheduled to arrive on March 8, 2024, it will now be delayed by a few months to June.

New Release Date: 28 June 2024

This is a developing story and will be updated,

Updated: November 17, 2023, 3:33 PM EST This article has been updated to include the new release date for Dune: Part Two.

Updated: October 17, 2023, 5:04 pm EDT This article has been updated to include bikers.

Updated: October 17, 2023, 9:34 am EDT This article has been updated to include the new release dates for Dune: Part Two, Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire, and The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim, and The Bikeriders.

Updated: October 24, 2023, 1:01pm AEDT This article has been updated to include Mission: Impossible 8 and A Quiet Place: Day One.

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