Fox delays releases of Alita: Battle Angel and The Predator

Predaator Shane Black Movie

Moving from summer to a holiday slot is Alita: Battle Angel, which has been pushed to December 21.

The Shane Black-directed The Predator is moving from August 3, 2018 to September 14, 2018. The other films scheduled for that date are Alpha and Fighting With My Family.

Black's film is the latest entry in the Predator franchise, pitting everyone's favorite alien trophy hunter against a new set of disposable humans.

The Alita: Battle Angel trailer debuted in December 2017, and folks reacted with both confusion and trepidation.

James Cameron is on board as producer, with the movie based on the Manga by Yukito Kishiro, with the screenplay by Cameron and Laeta Kalogridis and Robert Rodriguez.

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Saladino also spoke of his pride in Lively, after her dedication to his grueling workouts transformed her body. But, according to the Instagram pictures the star posted today, it seems that she had finally removed her cast.

The film stars Boyd Holbrook, Olivia Munn, Trevante Rhodes, Keegan-Michael Key, Sterling K. Brown, Jacob Tremblay, Yvonne Strahovski, Alife Allen, and Thomas Jane.

Set several centuries in the future, Alita (Rosa Salazar) is a cyborg found abandoned in the scrapyard of Iron City by Dr Dyson Ido (Christoph Waltz). Alita has no memory of her past but maintains her deadly fighting skills, which come in handy when warriors from her history catch up to her. Two of the studios biggest films of the year are having their theatrical releases pushed back - one of them by nearly five months. Kenneth Branagh is set to return as director and as iconic detective Hercule Poirot.

Nothing further to report about either of these movies at this time, but we're keeping our ear to the ground for updates (we're also keeping our ear to the ground for updates on Holmes & Watson, another of our most-anticipated 2018 titles; Bumblebee not so much).

The Predator now has a 3.56 out of 5 ComicBook, com User Anticipation Rating, making it the eleventh most anticipated upcoming movie not based on a comic book among ComicBook.com Users.

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