DreamWorks Animation Contracts A Case Of 'Release Date Fever'
- Kung Fu Panda 2 (May 26, 2011)
- Puss In Boots (November 4, 2011)
- Madagascar 3 (June 8, 2012)
- Rise of the Guardians (November 21, 2012)
- The Croods (March 1, 2013)
- Turbo (June 7, 2013)
- Me and My Shadow (November 8, 2013)
- Mr. Peabody & Sherman (March 21, 2014)
- How to Train Your Dragon 2 (June 20, 2014)
The schedule doesn't appear to be too consistent, averaging 2-3 releases per year in the spring, summer, and Thanksgiving. 4 of their 9 releases are either sequels or spinoffs, which seems to be the industry average for big-budget releases.
Not ones to be bested, expect Pixar to disseminate their release schedule through 3714, including a business plan to beam Cars 27 directly into people's brains, and their plans for zero-gravity movie theaters on Mars colonies. (/Film)