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Theatrical Release Schedule for Friday the 13th: Part 13, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, Jane Got a Gun. The released release dates and the adjusted release schedules range from 2013 to 2015. All the release dates are subject to change by the their producers and/or their distributors.

The possible found footage, thirtieth, Friday the 13th (another reboot) will be released in March 13, 2015.

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues will now be released in December 18, 2013.

Jane Got a Gun will be released on August 29th, 2014.

On the Friday the 13th film franchise:

Friday the 13th is an American horror franchise that comprises twelve slasher films, a television show, novels, comic books, and tie?in merchandise. The franchise mainly focuses on the fictional character Jason Voorhees, who drowned as a boy at Camp Crystal Lake due to the negligence of the camp staff. Decades later, the lake is rumored to be “cursed” and is the setting for a series of mass murders. Jason is featured in all of the films, as either the killer or the motivation for the killings. The original film was written by Victor Miller and was produced and directed by Sean S. Cunningham. However, neither returned to write or direct any of the sequels. The films have grossed over $465 million at the box-office worldwide.

The first film was created to cash in on the success of Halloween (1978), and its own success led Paramount Pictures to purchase the full licensing rights to Friday the 13th. Frank Mancuso, Jr., who produced the films, also developed the television show Friday the 13th: The Series after Paramount released Jason Lives. The television series was not connected to the franchise by any character or setting, but was created based on the idea of “bad luck and curses”, which the film series symbolized. While the franchise was owned by Paramount, four films were adapted into novels, with Friday the 13th Part III adapted by two separate authors. When the franchise was sold to New Line Cinema, Cunningham returned as a producer to oversee two additional films, in addition to a crossover film with character Freddy Krueger from the Nightmare on Elm Street film series. Under New Line Cinema, 13 novellas and various comic book series featuring Jason were published.

Although the films were not popular with critics, Friday the 13th is considered one of the most successful media franchises in America—not only for the success of the films, but also because of the extensive merchandising and repeated references to the series in popular culture. The franchise’s popularity has generated a fanbase who have created their own Friday the 13th films, fashioned replica Jason Voorhees costumes, and tattooed their bodies with Friday the 13th artwork. Jason’s hockey mask has even become one of the most recognizable images in popular culture.

On Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues:

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues is an upcoming American comedy film. It is the sequel to the 2004 film Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy. As with the original film, it is directed by Adam McKay, produced by Judd Apatow, and written by McKay and Will Ferrell, and features Ferrell, Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, David Koechner, Christina Applegate, Vince Vaughn, Fred Willard, Chris Parnell, and Luke Wilson reprising their roles from the first film. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues will be distributed by Paramount Pictures.

On Jane Got a Gun:

Jane Got a Gun is an upcoming American action drama western film directed by Gavin O’Connor and written by Brian Duffield. The film stars Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Joel Edgerton and Rodrigo Santoro. The film is produced by Handsomecharlie Films, 1821 Pictures, and Straight Up Films. It was shot in New Mexico.

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Source: Slashfilm (1, 2), Wikipedia (1, 2, 3), Firstshowing

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