Warner Bros. also retitles Bryan Singer's Jack and the Beanstalk pic
The film, produced by New Line and Legendary, was originally slotted for this past June 15. Brit thesp Nicholas Hoult stars; script by Darren Lemke centers on the kidnapping of a princess, which threatens the long-standing peace between men and giants.
“Jack” will face off against Fox Searchlight’s thriller “Stoker” and Relativity’s comedy “21 and Over.”
The March 22 slot remains occupied by Fox’s “The Croods” and Sony’s “Captain Phillips.”