Release Dates Announced for Alice in Wonderland 2 and The Jungle Book

Alice in Wonderland 2 Coming to Theaters in 2016

The Walt Disney Studios has announced the release dates for Alice in Wonderland 2 and The Jungle Book.

On May 27, 2016 Alice will return to the big screen. Johnny Depp and Mia Wasikowska will return as the Mad Hatter and Alice in Wonderland for this sequel. James Bobin (of recent The Muppets fame) will taking over the director’s chair from Tim Burton for Alice in Wonderland 2. No plot has been released for this film yet. This is a sequel to the Alice in Wonderland film from 2010.

The Jungle Book will be released on October 9, 2015. This telling of the Rudyard Kipling tale, of a boy named Mowgli who is raised by wolves, will be directed by Jon Favreau. This movie will be live-action. There isn’t a lot known about the film beyond this currently.

Are you excited for either or both of these movies? Thoughts?