HBO Max has set release dates for three of its anticipated upcoming original films. The biggest news is that the streamer’s latest collaboration with director Steven Sodebergh, KIMI, has been given a February 10, 2022 release. The prolific director previously made drama Let Them All Talk and crime thriller No Sudden Move for the streamer.
KIMI stars Zoe Kravitz and revolves around an agoraphobic Seattle tech worker who uncovers evidence of a crime. David Koepp (Jurassic Park, Panic Room) has penned the script.
Soderbergh also recently signed on to helm the third Magic Mike installment – Magic Mike’s Last Dance – for HBO Max as well as a part of his overall deal with them.
The streamer also announced that Megan Park‘s The Fallout will premiere on January 27, 2022. The film focuses on a high-school student who navigates significant emotional trauma following a school shooting.
The film stars Jenny Ortega, Shailene Woodley, and Julie Bowen, and boasts music from Finneas O’Connell, Billie Eilish‘s brother and frequent collaborator.
The third film HBO Max has given a release date to is Moonshot, a sci-fi romantic comedy that stars Cole Sprouse, Lana Condor, and Zach Braff. Set in a future where Mars is terraformed and colonized by the best of humanity, it follows two college students who team up to sneak onboard a space shuttle to the red planet in order to be united with their significant others.
Christopher Winterbauer is directing, and the film will hit HBO Max on March 24, 2022.
Other original films HBO Max have in development include Calmatic‘s House Party remake, a Latin adaptation of Father Of The Bride starring Andy Garcia, and the latest installment in the Evil Dead franchise, Evil Dead Rise.
There’s no word on when those films will arrive, but the first quarter of 2022 is shaping up to be an interesting one for the streamer.