Are Sony Hackers Preparing Leak Of Studio’s 2015 Slate? Chappie, Pixels, 20 Others At Risk


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Chappie (Action) – After being kidnapped by two criminals during birth, Chappie becomes the adopted son in a strange and dysfunctional family. Chappie is preternaturally gifted, one of a kind, a prodigy. He also happens to be a robot. [Neill Blomkamp, Hugh Jackman, Sigourney Weaver, Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel] [Filmed: October 2013; release date: March 6, 2015]

Goosebumps (Adventure/Comedy) – A young kid teams up with the niece of young adult horror author R.L. Stine after the writer’s imaginary demons are set free on the town of Greendale, Maryland. [Jack Black, Odeya Rush] [Filmed: April 2014; release date: August 7, 2015]

Kitchen Sink (Comedy/Horror) – Vampires, humans and zombies used to get along in Dillford, but then something unexpected arrived and now it’s humans vs. vampires vs. zombies in all-out mortal combat. It’s up to three teenagers to try to get things back to “normal.” [Vanessa Hudgens, Ed Westwick, Bob Odenkirk, Joan Cusack] [Filmed: August 2013; release date: January 9, 2015]

Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 (Comedy) – Security guard Paul Blart is headed to Las Vegas to attend a Security Guard Expo with his teenage daughter Maya before she departs for college. While at the convention, he inadvertently discovers a heist – and it’s up to Blart to apprehend the criminals. [Kevin James, D.B. Woodside, Gary Valentine] [Filmed: April 2014; release date: April 17, 2015]

Pixels (Comedy/Sci-fi) – Video game experts are recruited by the military to fight 1980s-era video game characters who’ve attacked New York. [Adam Sandler, Michelle Monaghan Peter Dinklage, Josh Gad, Sean Bean, Kevin James, Jane Krakowski, Chris Columbus] [Filmed: May 2014; release date: July 24, 2015]

Untitled Cameron Crowe Project (Comedy) – A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and re-connects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog assigned to him. [Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Bradley Copper, Bill Murray, Jay Baruchel, John Krasinski, Alec Baldwin, Danny McBride] [Filmed: December 2013; release date: TBA]

Screen Gems

Plans of Trust (Drama) -The story of a dad and his daughter who must learn to trust each other, before it’s too late. [Ted Perez, Linda Hannah] [Filmed: September 2013; release date: January 16, 2015]

The Wedding Ringer (Comedy) – Doug needs a best man, in the worst way. Jimmy is the best friend money can buy. But sometimes when you buy a friend, there’s a price to be paid. [Kaley Cuoco, Josh Gad, Kevin Hart] [Filmed: September 2013; release date: January 16, 2015]

Sony Pictures Classics

Aloft (Drama) – Aloft tells of a struggling mother who encounters the son she abandoned 20 years earlier. [Jennifer Connelly, Cillian Murphy, Mélanie Laurent] [Filmed: March 2013; release date: TBA]

Coming Home (Drama) – Lu and Feng are a devoted couple forced to separate when Lu is arrested and sent to a labor camp as a political prisoner during the Cultural Revolution. He finally returns home only to find that his beloved wife no longer remembers him. [Li Gong, Daoming Chen] [Foreign import – release date: TBA]

Infinitely Polar Bear (Comedy) – A manic-depressive mess of a father tries to win back his wife by attempting to take full responsibility of their two young, spirited daughters, who don’t make the overwhelming task any easier. [Zoe Saldana, Mark Ruffalo] [Filmed: April 2013; release date: January 15, 2015]

Jimmy’s Hall (Drama) – Political activist Jimmy Gralton is deported from Ireland during the country’s ‘Red Scare’ of the 1930s. [Foreign import – release date: TBA]

Labyrinth of Lies (Drama) – A story that exposes the conspiracy of prominent German institutions and government branches to cover up the crimes of Nazis during World War II. [Foreign import – release date: TBA]

Leviathan (Drama) – In a Russian coastal town, Kolya is forced to fight the corrupt mayor when he is told that his house will be demolished. He recruits a lawyer friend, Dmitri to help. But the man’s arrival brings further misfortune for Kolya and his family. [Foreign import – release date: TBA]

Merchants of Doubt (Documentary) – A documentary that looks at pundits-for-hire who present themselves as scientific authorities as they speak about topics like toxic chemicals, pharmaceuticals and climate change. [Robert Kenner] [Release date: TBA]

The Salt of the Earth (Documentary) – For the last 40 years, the photographer Sebastião Salgado has been travelling through the continents, in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity. He has witnessed some of the major events of our recent history; international conflicts, starvation and exodus. He is now embarking on the discovery of pristine territories, of wild fauna and flora, and of grandiose landscapes as part of a huge photographic project which is a tribute to the planet’s beauty. [Foreign import – release date: TBA]

Red Army (Documentary) – Red Army is a feature documentary about the Soviet Union and the most successful dynasty in sports history: the Red Army hockey team. Told from the perspective of its captain Slava Fetisov, the story portrays his transformation from national hero to political enemy. [Foreign import – release date: January 23, 2015]

Saint Laurent (Biopic) – Yves Saint Laurent’s life from 1967 to 1976, during which time the famed fashion designer was at the peak of his career. [Gaspard Ulliel, Jeremie Renier] [Foreign import – release date: TBA]

Wild Tales (Comedy/Drama) – A story about love deception, the return of the past, a tragedy, or even the violence contained in an everyday detail, appear themselves to push them towards the abyss, into the undeniable pleasure of losing control. [Liliana Ackerman, Luis Manuel Atamirano Garcia] [Foreign import – release date: February 20, 2015]

Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions

The End of the Tour (Drama) – A magazine reporter recounts his travels and conversations with author David Foster Wallace during a promotional book tour. [Anna Chlumsky, Jason Segel, Jesse Eisenberg] [Filmed: February 2014; release date: TBA]


The Walk (Drama) – The story of French high-wire artist Philippe Petit’s attempt to cross the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in 1974. [Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ben Kingsley] [Filmed: May 2014; release date: October 2, 2015]

Source: Screen Rant