Rating: P-G 13 mainly for prolonged sequences of action and violence, some strong language and suggestive materials.
Genre: Action & Adventure, Mystery and Suspense
Directed By: David Leitch
Written By: Chris Morgan
Release Date: August 2nd 2019.
Studio: Universal pictures.
Hobbs and Shaw Film Information
Their last eight films have accumulated almost $5 billion worldwide and now they have another killer action film coming up. The team is now presenting their first stand-alone vehicle featuring two widely renowned actors Jason Statham and Dwayne Johnson playing the roles of Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw.
This one if an American action film that was written by Chris Morgan and Drew Pearce. David Leitch directed the film and has the main flow based on a story by Morgan.
The two main characters Jason and Dwayne play a role of unlikely allies that are forced to team up against a greater threat. Vin Diesel said in 2015 that possible spinoffs were underway and that what followed in October 2017 when Hobbs and Shaw was announced. The filming process kick started in September and run through to January 2019. The whole process mostly took place in London and Glasgow. Hobbs and Shaw will be theatrically released in the US on August 2nd 2019.
Hobbs and Shaw Production
Vin Diesel announced that there was a spin-off film to the Fast and Furious that was Underway in an interview back in 2015. Later, Universal Pictures announced that the spin-off would be based entirely on the characters of Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw. The release date was set for July 26 2019 but later shifted to 2nd August the same year.
It was also reported by Variety that Shane Black would be behind the wheels to direct the film. Chris Morgan was given the work of writing the script.
In 2018, Dwayne Johnson posted a video on Instagram showing the finished script for the film. The script revealed the title of the film as Hobbs and Shaw. The same year, in May, it was reported that the filming of the movie would commence in September. The release date was also announced but it was pushed to August 2nd 2019.
Hobbs and Shaw Release
The release date for the film is expected to be 2nd august 2019. This day was moved from its initial release date that was supposed to be on July 26th 2019. The film was thought to begin international rollout on July 29th 2019. In China, it would take some time which is probably in August 23rd 2019.
Hobs and Shaw had its world premiere on July 13th 2019 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California. During this time, the film was interrupted after 30 minutes into the film by a spill off which caused sparks.