Sony Pictures has pushed its Natalie Dormer, Stanley Tucci film Patient Zero off its 2016 release schedule and it is currently in limbo with only an unset 2017 date. In addition, the studio has set a title for its fifth Underworld film: Underworld: Blood Wars which bows for October 14, 2016.
Patient Zero, which is a small drama/horror film about the search for patient zero in a global pandemic that has led to very few left on Earth. Underworld: Blood Wars, which stars Kate Beckinsale and Theo James in what is the fifth film of the franchises goes up against a number of films going wide on its same date: Focus Features’ drama/fantasy film A Monster Calls which stars Felicity Jones, Liam Neeson, and Sigourney Weaver, Kevin Hart: What Now?, and Anna Kendrick and Ben Affleck The Accountant.
It also moved up its Blake Lively starrer The Shallows by a few days, from June 24 to June 29.