Black Widow Movie

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Who's Involved:

Scarlett Johansson, Kevin Feige, Ray Winstone, Michelle Lee, Rachel Weisz, David Harbour, William Hurt, Florence Pugh, Jac Schaeffer, Ned Benson, Cate Shortland, O-T Fagbenle , Olivier Richters

Release Date:

Friday, July 9, 2021 Nationwide

intense sequences of violence/action, some language and thematic material
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

Following the events of 2016's Captain America: Civil War, Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson) finds herself alone and forced to confront a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Romanoff must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.

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Who stars in Black Widow: Cast List

... Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow

Transformers One, Project Artemis  

... Yelena Belova

Oppenheimer, Dune: Part Two  

... Melina Vostokoff

360, Dream House  

... Dreykov

A Bit of Light, Damsel  

... Mason

Black Widow  

... Alexei Shostakov /Red Guardian

Thunderbolts, Gran Turismo  

... Thaddeus Ross

The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her, Captain America: Civil War  

Knuckledust, Black Widow  

Black Widow  

Who's making Black Widow: Crew List

A look at the Black Widow behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Cate Shortland last directed Berlin Syndrome and Lore. The film's writer Jac Schaeffer last wrote The Hustle and Olaf’s Frozen Adventure [Short Attached to Coco].


Kevin Feige

Production Company

Marvel Studios

Production: What we know about Black Widow?

Key Facts

  1. Florence Pugh will play a spy on the same level as Romanoff (Hollywood Reporter, 3/18/19).
  2. Directors Cate Shortland, Amma Asante (Belle) and Maggie Betts (Novitiate) are the top three contenders to helm the film (Deadline, 6/20/18).
  3. According to Chris Evans, who plays Captain America, Black Widow's storyline in The Winter Soldier revolves around "her coming to terms with her history, that she's been a spy, and spies aren't necessarily trustworthy".
  4. Based on the Marvel Comics property.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2021 - April: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2019 - December: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2019 - June: The film was set to Production  status.

    Now filming in London.

  4. 2019 - February: The film was set to Development  status.

    Ned Benson will rewrite the script.

  5. 2018 - January: The film was set to Development  status.

    Jac Schaeffer is on-board to write the script. Variety reports, "[the project is] still very early development as the film has no greenlight".

  6. 2014 - October: The film was set to Concept  status.

    Marvel chief Kevin Feige said in late October 2014 there are no plans for a stand-alone Black Widow film, but that Scarlett Johansson's character will continue to be featured prominently in the other Marvel films.

  7. 2014 - February: The film was set to Development  status.
  8. 2012 - April: The film was set to Concept  status.

    Disney has no scheduled plans for a stand-alone movie

  9. 2010 - September: The film was set to Development  status.
  10. 2010 - September: The film was set to Announced  status.
  11. 2010 - September: The film was set to Development  status.
  12. 2010 - September: The film was set to Announced  status.

Black Widow Release Date: When was the film released?

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Black Widow was a Nationwide release in 2021 on Friday, July 9, 2021. There were 6 other movies released on the same date, including Fear Street Part Two: 1978, The Loneliest Whale: The Search for 52 and Meander.

Q&A Asked about Black Widow

Jul. 22, 2014
When was Black Widow born?
Sep. 8, 2020 1984
Oct. 19, 2012
Will the story between Black Widow and Hawkeye be in the movie?
Aug. 20, 2013
Will Hawkeye/Clint Barton be in it?
Dec. 20, 2014
Is this a Marvel-branded movie?
Jan. 24, 2020
Who is Black Widow's lover?

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