The Sony Pictures Animation 3D toon had been set for wide release on Wednesday, Aug. 3, but the studio today shifted it up in the calendar to the Friday before. The moves comes after Fox on Tuesday moved its prequel Rise of the Apes to Aug. 5, where it would have competed directly with the little blue dudes at multiplexes.
By THE DEADLINE TEAM | Friday March 25, 2011 @ 2:50pm PDTTags: Release Date, Sony, Sony Pictures Animation, The Smurfs
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