Sony / Screen Gems Escape room 2 will now open on January 7, 2022.
The over $ 155 million horror film sequel was recently pulled from the theatrical release schedule. Previously, Sony had planned to open the film on December 30, 2020, then before that, on August 14, and even before that, on April 17.
The microbudget feature is very popular with the studio, which is why they protect their assets.
Adam Robitel returns to directing with a screenplay by Will Honley and Maria Melnik & Daniel Touch; Melnick wrote about the first film of 2019. Story by Christine Lavaf & Fritz Bohm and Will Honley. Neal H. Moritz produces with a cast that includes Taylor Russell, Logan Miller, Indya Moore, Holland Roden, Isabelle Fuhrman, Carlito Olivero, Thomas Cocquerel and starring James Frain.
20th Century Studios has an untitled film scheduled for the same weekend as Escape room 2.