UPDATE, 5:14 p.m .: Those wishing to see Elle and Dakota Fanning in WWII drama The Nightingale will have to wait even longer. Sony is pushing the film to December 23, 2022. It had previously been moved to December 22 of this year. Elle Fanning is currently in production on Hulu / MRC’s second season of Great.
Christmas falls on a Sunday of that year, and Nightingale will face Paramount Babylon on December 25 and an untitled Illumination and Universal title on Wednesday, December 21, 2022.
Plus, Sony is dating Stage 6 Films’ R-rated romantic comedy Long weekend for March 12. Pic follows Bart’s (Finn Wittrock from american horror story) chance encounter with the enigmatic Vienne (Zoë Chao), which leads to a whirlwind weekend together. Both fall fast and hard, but both carry secrets that could be their downfall or the chance for a fresh start.
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Steve Basilone makes his directorial debut on his screenplay. Pic is produced by Deanna Barillari, Laura Lewis, Theodora Dunlap, Sam Bisbee, Audrey Rosenberg and Jess Jacobs. The executive producers are Franklin Carson, Lance Acord and Jackie Kelman Bisbee. The film stars Finn Wittrock, Zoë Chao, Casey Wilson, Jim Rash and starring Damon Wayans, Jr. The film is produced by Invisible Pictures, Park Pictures, Fifty Seventh Street Productions and Rebelle Media.
PREVIOUS, April 30: Sony The Nightingale The World War II drama starring Elle and Dakota Fanning, due for release at the end of this year, has been pushed back to December 22, 2021 due to the production halt of COVID-19.
The real sisters Elle and Dakota Fanning will play the on-screen sisters in the coming-of-age story adapted from Kristin Hannah’s international bestseller. Pic, which is directed by Mélanie Laurent, takes place on the eve of World War II and follows the sisters’ struggle to survive and resist the German occupation of France. The story was inspired by the courageous women of the French Resistance who helped downed Allied airmen escape Nazi-occupied territory and hide Jewish children.
Project reconnects with Laurent with Elle Fanning after the duo worked on the 2018 film Galveston together.
The Nightingale was published in 45 languages, sold 3.5 million copies in the United States alone, and became number 1 New York Times Bestseller for a total of 114 weeks on the list.
Also today, Sony opens Escape room 2 days earlier, on December 30 this year instead of January 1, 2021, which gives Culver City, Calif., four outings today this year in addition to Monster hunter during Labor Day weekend, Lord and Miller’s Bound on October 23 and Kristen Stewart-Mackenzie Davis, Clea DuVall performed The happiest season November 25.