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2009 in film

2009 in film has numerous films in production to be released in 2009, as well as films that have announced release dates but have yet to begin filming. Some films in production do not have definite release dates.

Scheduled 2009 Releases

The tables list films that are in production or have completed production and will be released sometime in 2009. For projects announced for this year but not yet in production, see the announcements.

January - March

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9 Bride Wars New Regency Dir., Gary Winick; Cast, Anne Hathaway, Kate Hudson, Candice Bergen, Kristen Johnston, Bryan Greenberg
Inkheart New Line Cinema Dir., Iain Softley; Scr., David Lindsay-Abaire; Cast, Brendan Fraser, Paul Bettany, Helen Mirren, Jim Broadbent, Andy Serkis
The Unborn Rogue Pictures Dir. & Wir, David S. Goyer; Cast, Gary Oldman, Odette Yustman, Cam Gigandet, Meagan Good, Jane Alexander, Idris Elba, Rhys Coiro, Carla Gugino
16 Hotel for Dogs Dreamworks/Nickelodeon Movies Dir., Thor Freudenthal; Scr., Jeff Lowell; Cast, Don Cheadle, Emma Roberts, Jonathan Giardina, Kevin Dillon, Johnny Simmons
Notorious Fox Searchlight Dir., George Tillman Jr.; Cast, Jamal Woolard, Angela Bassett, Derek Luke, Antonique Smith, Anthony Mackie, Natrui Naughton, Sean Ringgold, Marc Jon Jefferies
I Love You, Man DreamWorks SKG Dir. and Scr., John Hamburg; Paul Rudd, Jason Segel, Jamie Pressly, Rashida Jones, Rob Huebel
Mall Cop Columbia Pictures Dir., Steve Carr; Cast, Kevin James, Jayma Mays, Shirley Knight
My Bloody Valentine 3-D Lionsgate Dir. Patrick Lussier Cast, Jensen Ackles, Jaime King
Ninja Assassin Warner Bros. Pictures Dir. James McTeigue; Scr. Matthew Sand, J.Michael Straczynski; Cast, Rain, Naomie Harris
23 Heart Lionsgate Dir. John Stockwell; Cast, Brady Corbet, Jon Hamm
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans Screen Gems Dir. Patrick Tatopoulos, Cast, Rhona Mitra, Bill Nighy, Michael Sheen, Kevin Grevioux and Shane Brolly
Possession Yari Film Group Dir., Joel Bergvall; Scr., Michael Petroni; Cast, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Lee Pace, Michael Landes, Chelah Horsdal, William B. Davis
30 Chilled in Miami Lions Gate Films Gold Circle Films Dir., Jonas Elmer; Pro., Peter Safran, Darryl Taja, Tracey Edmonds, Paul Brooks, Phyllis Laing, Andrew Paquin; Wir., C. Jay Cox, Ken Rance; Cast, Renee Zellweger, Harry Connick Jr., J.K. Simmons, Nathan Fillion, Siobhan Fallon, Frances Conroy, Rashida Jones, Nancy Drake
The Uninvited Paramount Pictures Dir., Charles Guard, Thomas Guard; Scr., Craig Rosenberg, Doug Miro, Carlo Bernard; Cast, Emily Browning, Arielle Kebbel, Elizabeth Banks, David Strathairn, Maya Massar
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6 Push Summit Entertainment Dir. Paul McGuigan; Scr. David Bourla; Cast, Dakota Fanning, Chris Evans, Camilla Belle, Djimon Hounsou
Coraline Focus Features Dir. and Scr., Henry Selick; Cast, Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, Ian McShane, John Hodgman, Keith David, Jennifer Saunders, Dawn French
The Pink Panther 2 Columbia Pictures Dir. Harald Zwart; Cast, Steve Martin, Jean Reno, Andy Garcia, Aishwarya Rai, John Cleese, Jeremy Irons
13 They Came from Upstairs 20th Century Fox Dir., John Schultz; Scr., Mark Burton, Adam F. Goldberg; Cast, Ashley Tisdale, Robert Hoffman, Carter Jenkins
Friday the 13th Paramount Pictures / New Line Cinema Dir. Marcus Nispel Cast: Derek Mears, Jared Padalecki, Amanda Righetti
'14 I Love You Phillip Morris TBA Dir. John Requa, Cast Jim Carrey, Ewan McGregor
19 Cirque du Freak Universal Pictures Chris J. Kelly, John C. Reilly, Josh Hutcherson, Salma Hayek, Ken Watanabe, Willem Dafoe
The Ghosts of Girlfriends Past Warner Bros. (New Line Cinema) Dir. Mark Waters; Scr. John Lucas, Scott Moore; Cast, Emma Stone, Jennifer Garner, Matthew McConaughey, Lacey Chabert, Michael Douglas, Breckin Meyer
20 Madea Goes to Jail Lionsgate Dir. & Pro Tyler Perry; Cast, Tyler Perry, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Derek Luke, Robin Coleman, Jackson Walker, David Mann, Tamela J. Mann, Keke Palmer, Benjamín Benítez
Youth in Revolt The Weinstein Company Cast, Michael Cera, Steve Buscemi, Jean Smart, Ray Liotta  
27 Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li 20th Century Fox Dir. Andrzej Bartkowiak; Cast, Kristin Kreuk, Neal McDonough, Moon Bloodgood, Michael Clarke Duncan, Chris Klein, Robin Shou, Taboo of The Black Eyed Peas
Obsessed Screen Gems Dir. Steve Shill; Cast, Beyoncé Knowles, Idris Elba, Ali Larter, Christine Lahti, Bruce McGill, Ron Roggé, Jerry O'Connell
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6 Watchmen Warner Bros. Dir., Zack Snyder; Scr., Alex Tse; Cast, Patrick Wilson, Billy Crudup, Jackie Earle Haley, Malin Åkerman, Matthew Goode, Jeffrey Dean Morgan
All About Steve 20th Century Fox Dir. Phil Traill, Cast Sandra Bullock, Bradley Cooper and Thomas Haden Church
13 Race to Witch Mountain Walt Disney Pictures Dir., Andy Fickman; Cast, AnnaSophia Robb, Dwayne Johnson, Alexander Ludwig, Ciaran Hinds
12 Rounds Fox Atomic Dir. Renny Harlin, Cast, John Cena, Steve Harris, Aidan Gillen, Brian J. White
20 Duplicity Universal Pictures Dir. Tony Gilroy, Cast, Clive Owen, Julia Roberts, Billy Bob Thornton, Tom Wilkinson
Knowing Summit Entertainment Dir. Alex Proyas, Cast, Nicolas Cage, Rose Byrne
The Box Warner Bros. Dir. Richard Kelly, Pro. McKittricks, Cast, Cameron Diaz, James Marsden, Frank Langella, Gillian Jacobs
27 Monsters vs. Aliens DreamWorks Animation Dir., Conrad Vernon, Rob Letterman; Cast, Reese Witherspoon, Rainn Wilson, Hugh Laurie, Seth Rogen, Will Arnett, Kiefer Sutherland, Paul Rudd, Stephen Colbert
The Informant Warner Bros. Dir., Steven Soderbergh, Pro. Rob Jennifer Fox and Gregory Jacobs; Cast, Matt Damon, Scott Bakula, Joel McHale, Melanie Lynskey, Thomas F. Wilson, Joel McHale, Jimmy Pardo, Paul F. Tompkins
29 Assassination of a High School President Yari Film Group Dir., Brett Simon Pro., David Glass, Bradley Jenkel; Cast, Reece Thompson, Bruce Willis, Mischa Barton, Michael Rapaport, Kathryn Morris, Josh Pais, Melonie Diaz, Vincent Piazza

April - June

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4 The Wolf Man Universal Studios Dir. Joe Johnston; Stars, Benicio del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt, Geraldine Chaplin, Hugo Weaving
10 Dragonball 20th Century Fox Dir., James Wong; Pro., Stephen Chow; Scr., James Wong, Ben Ramsey; Cast, Justin Chatwin, James Marsters, Jamie Chung, Emmy Rossum, Chow Yun-Fat
Hannah Montana: The Movie Walt Disney Pictures Dir. Peter Chelsom; Scrn. Dan Berendsen; Cast, Miley Cyrus, Emily Osment, Mitchel Musso, Jason Earles, Billy Ray Cyrus
Observe and Report Warner Bros. Dir. Jody Hill, Cast. Seth Rogen, Anna Faris, Ray Liotta, Michael Peña
Case 39 Paramount Pictures Dir. Christian Alvart, Cast. Renée Zellweger, Jodelle Ferland, Ian McShane, Callum Keith Rennie, Bradley Cooper
17 State of Play Universal Pictures Dir. Kevin Macdonald, Cast. Russell Crowe, Ben Affleck, Helen Mirren, Rachel McAdams
Julie & Julia Columbia Pictures Dir. Nora Ephron Cast. Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Stanley Tucci, Chris Messina
17 Again New Line Cinema Dir. Burr Steers; Scr. Jason Filardi; Cast, Matthew Perry, Zac Efron, Leslie Mann, Thomas Lennon
24 Whiteout Warner Bros. Dir. Dominic Sena, Cast. Kate Beckinsale, Gabriel Macht, Alex O'Loughlin, Columbus Short
Vanilla Gorilla Freestyle Releasing Dir. Terry Loane, Cast. Pierce Brosnan, Dennis Haysbert, Peter Elliot, Madeline Carroll
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1 X-Men Origins: Wolverine 20th Century Fox Dir., Gavin Hood; Scr., David Benioff, James Vanderbilt, Scott Silver; Cast, Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber , Ryan Reynolds
8 Star Trek Paramount Pictures Dir., J. J. Abrams; Scr., Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci,; Cast, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, John Cho, Leonard Nimoy, Eric Bana
15 Angels & Demons Columbia Pictures Dir., Ron Howard; Scr., Akiva Goldsman; Cast, Tom Hanks, Ayelet Zurer, Ewan McGregor
Brüno Universal Dir. Dan Mazer; Sacha Baron Cohen  
22 Terminator Salvation Warner Bros. Dir., Joseph McGinty Nichol; Pro., Derek Anderson, Victor Kubicek, Jeffrey Silver; Scr. John Brancato, Michael Ferris, David Campbell Wilson; Cast, Christian Bale, Sam Worthington, Anton Yelchin, Helena Bonham Carter
Night at the Museum 2: Battle of the Smithsonian 20th Century Fox Dir., Shawn Levy; Pro., Shawn Levy; Cast, Ben Stiller, Dick Van Dyke, Robin Williams, Amy Adams, Owen Wilson, Hank Azaria
29 The Maiden Heist Yari Film Group William H. Macy, Christopher Walken, Morgan Freeman, Marcia Gay Harden  
Up Walt Disney Pictures Dir., Pete Docter; Cast, Edward Asner, Christopher Plummer
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5 Land of the Lost Universal Studios Dir., Brad Silberling; Cast, Will Ferrell, Anna Friel
12 Fast and Furious Universal Studios Dir., Justin Lin; Scr., Chris Morgan; Cast, Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez
The Proposal Touchstone Pictures Dir., Anne Fletcher; Scr., Pete Chiarelli; Cast, Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, Malin Akerman, Mary Steenburgen, Craig T. Nelson, Oscar Nuñez, Aasif Mandvi
NowhereLand Paramount Pictures Dir. Karey Kirkpatrick, Cast. Eddie Murphy, Thomas Haden Church
19 The Year One Sony Pictures (Columbia Pictures) Dir., Harold Ramis; Scr., Harold Ramis, Gene Stupnitsky, Lee Eisenberg; Cast, Jack Black, Michael Cera, Vinnie Jones, Oliver Platt, David Cross, Juno Temple, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Olivia Wilde, Hank Azaria
26 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Paramount Pictures Dir., Michael Bay; Scr., Ehren Kruger, Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman; Cast, Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Peter Cullen

July - September

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1 Public Enemies Universal Studios Dir. Michael Mann; Cast, Christian Bale, Johnny Depp, Marion Cotillard, Channing Tatum, Giovanni Ribisi
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs 20th Century Fox Dir. Carlos Saldanha; Cast, Ray Romano, Denis Leary, John Leguizamo, Josh Peck
11 Motherland Halaqah Media Dir. & Wri Owen 'Alik Shahadah; Pro. Betelihem Zelealem; Cast, Kimani Nehus, Molefi Kete Asante, Maulana Karenga, Wangari Maathai, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, Francis Cress Welsing, Amiri Baraka, Desmond Tutu
17 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Warner Bros Dir. David Yates; Cast, Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson
24 G-Force Walt Disney Pictures Dir., Hoyt Yeatman; Scr., Cormac Wibberley, Marianne Wibberley; Cast, Nicolas Cage, Steve Buscemi, Tracy Morgan, Bill Nighy, Will Arnett
32 The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 Columbia Pictures Dir., Tony Scott; Scr., David Koepp; Cast, Denzel Washington, John Travolta
Bandslam Walden Media Dir. Tod Graff; Scrn. Dan Berendsen; Cast, Gaelan Connell, Alyson Michalka, Vanessa Hudgens, Scott Porter, Lisa Kudrow
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7 G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra Paramount Pictures Dir., Stephen Sommers; Scr., Stuart Beattie; Cast, Channing Tatum, Christopher Eccleston, Sienna Miller, Dennis Quaid, Rachel Nichols, Ray Park, Marlon Wayans, Arnold Vosloo, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
21 Final Destination 4 New Line Cinema Dir., David R. Ellis; Scr., Eric Bress; Cast, Bobby Campo, Nick Zano, Krista Allen
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18 Armored Screen Gems Dir., Nimród Antal; Pro., Sam Raimi; Cast, Columbus Short, Matt Dillon, Laurence Fishburne, Jean Reno, Skeet Ulrich, Fred Ward, Milo Ventimiglia
25 The Surrogates Touchstone Pictures Dir. Jonathan Mostow Pro., David Hoberman; Wri. Michael Ferris; Cast, Bruce Willis, Radha Mitchell, Rosamund Pike, Ving Rhames

October - December

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2 Toy Story (re-release in 3D) Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar Dir., John Lasseter; Cast, Tim Allen, Tom Hanks
Ashecliffe Paramount Pictures Dir., Martin Scorsese; Scr., Laeta Kalogridis; Cast, Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Ruffalo, Ben Kingsley, Michelle Williams, Emily Mortimer, Jackie Earle Haley, Max von Sydow
9 The Lovely Bones Dreamworks SKG Dir. and Scr., Peter Jackson; Cast, Mark Wahlberg, Rachel Weisz, Susan Sarandon, Saoirse Ronan, Stanley Tucci
16 Where the Wild Things Are Legendary Pictures Dir.,Spike Jonze; Scr.,Spike Jonze, Dave Eggers; Cast, Paul Dano, Forest Whitaker, Catherine Keener, James Gandolfini
The Stepfather Screen Gems Dir.,Nelson McCormick; Pro., Greg Moordian, Mark Morgan; Wir., J.S. Cardone; Cast, Penn Badgley, Dylan Walsh, Christopher Meloni, Sela Ward
23 Astro Boy Summit Entertainment Dir.,David Bowers; animated voices of, Freddie Highmore, Nicolas Cage, Nathan Lane, Bill Nighy, Eugene Levy, Donald Sutherland Scarlett Johansson, Kristen Bell
30 Horrorween Adirondack International Pictures Dir. Joe Estevez, Cast, Chuck Lamb, Ed Meyer
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6 Fantastic Mr. Fox 20th Century Fox Dir. and Scr., Wes Anderson; Scr. Noah Baumbach; Cast, George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, Jason Schwartzmann
A Christmas Carol Buena Vista Dir. Robert Zemeckis; Cast, Jim Carrey
20 Planet 51 New Line Cinema Dir., Jorge Blanco; Scr., Joe Stillman; Cast, Dwayne Johnson, Jessica Biel, Justin Long, Seann William Scott
25 Old Dogs Walt Disney Pictures Dir. Walt Becker, Cast. John Travolta, Robin Williams
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18 Avatar 20th Century Fox Dir. and Scr., James Cameron; Cast, Sam Worthington, Zoë Saldaña, Sigourney Weaver
25 The Princess and the Frog Walt Disney Pictures Dir., John Musker, Ron Clements; Cast, Anika Noni Rose, Keith David, John Goodman

Unscheduled

The following films are filming, but do not have a specific release date set in 2009.

Announcements

Studios have announced targeted release dates for 2009 for the following films in development, but not yet in production.

Film Date Studio Ref.
Hellraiser January 9 2009 MGM, The Weinstein Company
Not Easily Broken January 9 2009 Screen Gems
Vacancy 2: The First Cut January 20 2009 Screen Gems
Last Chance Harvey January 23 2009 Overture Films
Taken January 23 2009 20th Century Fox
Of Time and the City January 27 2009 British Film Institute
He's Just Not That into You February 6 2009 Warner Bros.
The Wayans Bros. Comedy February 6 2009 Paramount Pictures
Confessions of a Shopaholic February 13 2009 Touchstone Pictures
New York, I Love You February 13 2009 Vivendi, Palm Pictures, Disney
The International February 20 2009 Columbia Pictures
The Jonas Brothers: Burning Up February 27 2009 Walt Disney Pictures
The Last House on the Left March 6 2009 Universal Studios
Fired Up March 20 2009 Screen Gems
This Side of the Truth March 20 2009 Warner Bros.
The Accidental Husband March 27 2009 Yari Film Group
I Love You Beth Cooper March 27 2009 Fox Atomic
Janky Promoters March 27 2009 Dimension Films
The Ugly Truth April 3 2009 Columbia Pictures
Happily N'Ever After 2 April 7 2009 Lionsgate
Mama, I Want to Sing! April 10 2009 Fox Faith, Vision Films
Crank 2: High Voltage April 17 2009 Lionsgate
Mardi Gras April 17 2009 Screen Gems
Earth April 22 2009 Walt Disney Pictures
The Goods: The Don Ready Story April 24 2009 Paramount Vantage
My Life in Ruins May 8 2009 Fox Searchlight
Next Day Air May 8 2009 Summit Entertainment
Drag Me to Hell May 29 2009 Universal Studios
The Tribe June 10 2009 After Dark Films
The A-Team June 12, 2009 20th Century Fox
Hangover June 12 2009 Warner Bros.
The Tooth Fairy June 19 2009 20th Century Fox
The Birds July 3, 2009 Universal Studios
2012 July 10 2009 Columbia Pictures
Piranha 3-D July 24 2009 Dimension Films
Funny People July 31 2009 Universal Studios
Shorts August 7 2009 Warner Bros.
District 9 August 14 2009 Screen Gems
Rob Zombie's Tyrannosaurus Rex August 28 2009 Dimension Films
When in Rome September 18 2009 Disney
Fame September 25 2009 MGM
Cats & Dogs 2 October 16 2009 Warner Bros.
Amelia October 23 2009 Fox Searchlight
Cabin in the Woods October 23 2009 MGM
Nottingham November 6 2009 Universal Studios
The Lightning Thief November 13 2009 20th Century Fox
Wonder Woman February 2009 Warner Bros.
Lethal Weapon 5 Summer 2009 Warner Bros.
_The_Last_Vampire#Live action film June 2009 Pathé
Jurassic Park IV Summer 2009 Universal Studios
Crood Awakening November 2009 DreamWorks Animation
The Sims 2009 20th Century Fox
Magneto 2009 20th Century Fox
Gallowwalker 2009 Lionsgate Films
The Elfstones of Shannara 2009 Warner Bros.
The Legend of Spyro 2009 Universal Studios
Tekken 2009 Screen Gems
Witchblade 2009 Lionsgate
Tintin 2009 Paramount Pictures
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World 2009 Universal Studios
Phantasmagoria: The Visions of Lewis Carroll 2009 Universal Studios
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus 2009 Lionsgate
Power of the Dark Crystal 2009 Odyssey Entertainment
24: The Movie 2009 20th Century Fox
28 Months Later 2009 Fox Atomic
Metal Gear Solid 2009 Sony Pictures
Saw VI 2009 Lionsgate
The Brazilian Job 2009 Paramount Pictures
The Wake Wood 2009 Vertigo Films

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