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Warner Bros. Sets 'Sherlock Holmes 2' and 'Superman' Movie for Winter Releases

May 28, 2010 (4:30 am) GMT
The follow-up to 2009 'Sherlock Holmes' gets December 16, 2011 slot, while 'The Man of Steel' is confirmed to arrive in December 2012.
Warner Bros. Sets 'Sherlock Holmes 2' and 'Superman' Movie for Winter Releases

Warner Bros. Pictures has picked up a release date for "Sherlock Holmes 2". At a presentation for their investors held on Thursday, May 27, the studio announced that "" sequel will arrive in U.S. theaters on December 16, 2011.

Recently, producer Joel Silver confirmed that, not only and , but also will return to the second film. However, she will not be the leading lady in the upcoming movie. The filmmaker additionally informed that shooting will start this fall and Moriarty is confirmed as the villain.

Back to Warner Bros. presentation, the studio also announced that a new "Superman" movie which is tentatively titled "The Man of Steel" is aimed for December 2012 release. This upcoming superhero movie will use the brain of the man behind "", Christopher Nolan, though his capacity has not been revealed.

Meanwhile, another superhero movie "" is close to get a green light. The studio also stated that they are currently developing some films which feature Wonder Woman, Aquaman and Mad magazine characters.

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