The Minecraft movie has been in development for several years with various writers and directors attached at different points in time with fans eagerly awaiting news about the project. In 2019, it was announced that Jason Momoa, known for his roles in Game of Thrones and Aquaman, had been cast as the lead role in the upcoming film.
Before video game-based features became a hot IP, Warner Bros had announced a live-action Minecraft movie in 2014. However, in March 2022, it was announced that the Minecraft movie had been officially titled "Minecraft: The Movie".
Minecraft Movie Release Date
Since 2022, there has been little information about the progress of the movie until recently. In early 2023 after several announced and missed dates, it was announced that the live-action Minecraft movie finally has a release date. The live-action Minecraft movie is set to hit theaters on April 4th, 2025.
Fans are excited to see Momoa take on the lead role, the game's iconic protagonist. The film is expected to combine live action with animation and bring the beloved world of Minecraft to life on the big screen. The popular video game was released in 2011 and became a global phenomenon. A film based on the game has been in the works for several years.
As the release date approaches, fans will undoubtedly be eagerly anticipating more news about the project, including trailers, teasers, and promotional materials. With Momoa in the lead role and a talented creative team behind the scenes, the Minecraft movie is shaping up to be an exciting addition to the world of video game adaptations.
In addition to the Minecraft movie release date, the highly anticipated Aquaman and The Lost Kingdom, which also stars Momoa, was announced to open on December 20. The superhero movie sequel also stars Day. Patrick Wilson, Amber Heard, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Randall Park, Temuera Morrison, Dolph Lundgren, and Nicole Kidman.
Minecraft: The Movie Creative Team
The live-action Minecraft movie was directed by Jared Hess, Screenplay by Chris Bowman and Hubbell Palmer. The movie was produced by Vu Bui, Roy Lee, Jill Messick, Mary Parent, and Lydia Winters in collaboration with production companies, Mojang Studios, and Vertigo Entertainment.
The movie stars Jason Momoa, an American actor, and was distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. The movie is set to release on 4th April 2025 and fans are looking forward to seeing the popular game come to life on the big screen.
With the film scheduled to be out about two years from now, it seems likely the film is probably ramping up production. The movie will probably begin shooting by the end of this year or early next year. Either way, provided there are no major changes, we hope to hear about some casting announcements in the coming months for Minecraft.