This evening just before the UCLA vs Alabama NCAA competition game, Dwayne Johnson divulged the release date for his New Line/DC superhuman film Black Adam: July 29, 2022. Warner Bros. has reported that Black Adam will hit cinemas on July 29, 2022.
Dwayne Johnson showed up in a short spot on TBS for Black Adam and posted on Instagram and Twitter also showing digital screens in NYC’s Times Square ablaze with the release date.
“The Hierarchy of Power in the DC Universe is About to Change,” said Dwayne Johnson in the TBS spot.
Dwayne Johnson additionally took a pleasant punch at NCAA sportscaster and previous 11-time NBA All-Star Charles Barkley, who is an Alabama native and an Auburn University alum: “And Chuck: There is nothing I can do for an Auburn guy who picks Alabama to go to the Final 4.” Johnson made the bother just before the UCLA vs Alabama game today.
“He’s been mad since I’ve been a stunt double in movies for a long time,” Barkley told his fellow NCAA sportscasters after the spot, adding, “If Alabama makes it to the Final 4, I’m bringing a Houndstooth hat and wearin’ it! Roll Tide!”
Black Adam additionally stars Aldis Hodge as Hawkman, Noah Centineo as Atom Smasher, Quintessa Swindell as Cyclone, and Pierce Brosnan as Dr. Fate.
Jaume Collet-Serra, who additionally directed Dwayne Johnson close by Emily Blunt in Disney’s Jungle Cruise, will direct. Johnson, Dany Garcia, and Hiram Garcia of Seven Bucks Productions are producing Black Adam with Beau Flynn of FlynnPictureCo. FlynnPictureCo’s Scott Sheldon will serve as EP.
Rory Haines and Sohrab Noshirvani composed the most recent draft. Adam Sztykiel composed the past draft.
While Warner Bros. 2021 theatrical slate is going in theaters and on HBO Max day-and-date, the significant studio recently pounded a 45-day exclusive theatrical window with No. 2 U.S. exhibitor Regal for their 2022 record.
The news a week ago demonstrated that Warner Bros. was getting back to a theatrical distribution first window plan for their films before they show up on their streaming service.
Warner Bros. had the Aug. 5-7, 2022 weekend RSVP’ed for an event film. I gotta think they lose that date now since Black Adam is going a weekend before. Strangely, Disney as of now has Indiana Jones 5 on July 29 next year.
Let the blinking contest between the Rock and Indy start.
Dwayne Johnson’s Black Adam will be joined by Pierce Brosnan as Doctor Fate, Aldis Hodge as Hawkman, Noah Centineo as Atom Smasher, and Quintessa Swindell as Cyclone. Marwan Kenzari as the film’s villain and Sarah Shahi will play a university professor turned freedom fighter who is leading the opposition in Kahndaq.
The declaration likewise features that fans ought to anticipate Black Adam “only in theaters”, which would appear to demonstrate Warner Bros. plans to eventually pull the pin on its simultaneous HBO Max releases and get back to a traditional cinema-only methodology.
In December 2020, Warner Bros. declared that every one of the 17 of its theatrically-released films for 2021 would be accessible for a one-month exclusive window on HBO Max notwithstanding a big-screen release.