Warner Bros. Pictures announced its 2023 India theatrical lineup on Monday, which includes highly anticipated titles such as ‘Dune 2’, ‘Barbie’, ‘Creed III’, and four DC superhero films.
‘Shazam! Fury of the Gods’, starring Zachary Levi, will be released on March 17, ‘The Flash’, led by Ezra Miller, on June 16, Xolo Mariduena’s ‘Blue Beetle’, on August 18, and Jason Momoa’s ‘Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom’, on December 21.
‘Creed III’, starring Michael B. Jordan, will be released on March 3, while ‘Evil Dead Rise’, the fifth installment in the blockbuster horror franchise, will be released on April 21.
Another horror film, ‘The Nun 2’, the latest offering from ‘The Conjuring’ Universe, is set to premiere in India on September 8, PTI reported from Mumbai.
The sequel to Academy Award winner ‘Dune’, starring Timothee Chalamet and Zendaya among others, will be released in theaters on November 3. This year, on December 15, Chalamet’s ‘Wonka’ will also be released.
Greta Gerwig’s ‘Barbie,’ starring Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling, will be released in theaters on July 21, while Jason Sthatham’s ‘Meg 2: The Trench’ will be released on August 4.
“We are extremely excited to bring in a huge number of films in 2023 that will delight fans of all ages. These are films that span multiple genres and will feature films by incredible filmmakers and talent.
“We are confident that fans across India will flock to theaters to be entertained by these fantastic films, which include films from the DC Universe, Fast & Furious Franchise, Conjuring Universe, and many more,” said Denzil Dias, VP, and Managing Director – India Theatrical, in a statement.
This year, Warner Bros. will also release titles from Universal Pictures in Indian theaters.
M. Night Shyamalan’s new thriller ‘Knock at the Cabin’, directed by Indian-American filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan, will be released on February 3.
‘Cocaine Bear’, a wild dark comedy inspired by the true story of a drug runner’s plane crash, missing cocaine, and the black bear that ate it, releases on February 23.
Christopher Nolan’s new epic thriller ‘Oppenheimer’, starring Cillian Murphy, Emily Blunt, Robert Downey Jr., and Matt Damon, will be released on July 21.
On October 14, a new installment in ‘The Exorcist’ franchise will be released, while the year will conclude with the action-comedy ‘Migration’ on December 29.