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In The Heights will now release in summer 2021.

Lin-Manuel Miranda's In The Heights Pushed Back To June 2021

The big-screen adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In The Heights has been pushed back. The film was initially set to release in June, and will now instead release in June 2021. This ends a slight period of confusion with what was happening with the film. When other films were moved by the studio last month In […]

In The Heights will now release in summer 2021.

In The Heights Will Release in Theaters Promises Jon M. Chu

In The Heights was taken off the schedule this week by Warner Bros. Not surprising in this new theatrical release landscape, but it was one of the only films not given a new release date. The adaptation of the Lin Manuel-Miranda musical was one of the more anticipated films releasing this summer, so it was […]

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'In The Heights': First Trailer For the Lin-Manuel Miranda Musical Adaptation is Here

In The Heights has just debuted a firecracker of a trailer. The big screen adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway smash looks sensational, capturing the spirit of the stage musical and featuring an exciting, young cast. The original musical was nominated for 13 Tony Awards, taking home four, including Best Musical. This is as close to […]

WB Developing 'Crazy Rich Asians' Sequel with Same Creative Team

After the #GoldOpen of Warner Bros.'s film Crazy Rich Asians, we are delighted to report that WB is in the early stages of developing a sequel, with the same creative team. Director Jon M. Chu, who is currently working on a film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's first Broadway show In the Heights, will be returning, as will producers […]

Gold Open: 'Crazy Rich Asians' Makes $34 Million Over 5 Days

First and foremost, if you haven't seen Crazy Rich Asians yet, you really should. See it in a packed theater — the audience reactions are part of what make this feature so enjoyable. It's more than just a technicolored romcom, even though yes, it is those things. It's the first wide theatrical release to feature an […]

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Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'In the Heights' Film Gets Release Date, Director

Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical In the Heights is heading to the big screen. The film adaptation of the Tony award-winning musical will hit theaters on June 26th, 2020. Crazy Rich Asians director Jon M. Chu has been brought on to direct. Anthony Bregman, Mara Jacobs, and Scott Sanders are on board to produce. After a heated […]

Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'In The Heights' Movie Looking For Buyers This Week

Lin-Manuel Miranda isn't just "Hamilton Guy", even though many will know him soley for that.  Before he was rapping about the nation's founding fathers and changing the face of Broadway, Miranda had another notable but less well known hit show called "In The Heights". That musical chronicles a mostly hispanic group of denizens of the Washington […]

Jon M. Chu To Return For Now You See Me 3

Though the release of Now You See Me 2 is still two months away, Lionsgate has already secured the services of director Jon M. Chu for a third installment, according to Variety. The first film — starring Jesse Eisenberg, Isla Fisher, Woody Harrelson and Dave Franco as bank-robbing magicians — debuted in 2013 and became a surprise hit with a […]

Jem And The Holograms Director John M. Chu Talks Rough Opening Weekend

With a lukewarm (at best) critical reaction and a poor box office showing, Jem and the Holograms director Jon M. Chu is not having the best weekend, as he freely admitted at a keynote address Saturday at the Film Independent Forum in L.A. (via The Hollywood Reporter). "So, this is a bit awkward only because […]

Live Action Masters Of The Universe Movie Going Ahead, Jon M. Chu In Talks

While recent speculation considered an animated Masters of the Universe movie from Dreamworks, it seems the long standing plan to bring about a new live action version goes on, even gathers pace. Jon M. Chu, director of two Step Up Movies and the delayed GI Joe sequel, Retaliation, is said to be in early negotiations […]

New GI Joe Has A Director… Now It Needs To Lock Down Its GI Joes – UPDATED

Jon M. Chu, director of two Step Up pictures and both versions of this rather popular Justin Bieber movie, has been selected as the director for the next GI Joe picture. I'd dare say his pitch probably involved some explanation of how action scenes are as choreographed as dance numbers, and how he has the […]