Summit Entertainment has moved the release of both Red 2 and Now You See Me earlier into the summer movie season. Red 2 has shifted from August 2, 2013 to July 19, 2013, and Now You See Me moves up one week from June 7, 2013 to May 31 2013.
Red 2, the studio's sequel to the 2010 hit Red starring Bruce Willis, Mary-Louise Parker, and Morgan Freeman, will face Warner Bros.' The Conjuring, Universal's R.I.P.D., and DreamWorks Animation's Turbo in its new date. It was previously scheduled to go up against 300: Rise of an Empire and 2 Guns on August 2.
Now You See Me, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Mark Ruffalo, Michael Caine, Isla Fisher, and Morgan Freeman, faces Universal's The Purge. It was initially slated to compete against The Internship and After Earth on June 7.