The Fantastic Four Movie

The Fantastic Four movie poster

Who's Involved:

Michael B. Jordan, Miles Teller, Jamie Bell, Simon Kinberg, Toby Kebbell, Matthew Vaughn, Josh Trank, Michael Green, Kate Mara, Tim Blake Nelson, Jeremy Slater, Gregory Goodman

Release Date:

Friday, August 7, 2015 (Nationwide)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 1 hr, 45 m

Plot: What's the story about?

Fantastic Four, a contemporary re-imagining of Marvel’s original and longest-running superhero team, centers on four young outsiders who teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy.

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Cast: Who stars in it?

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    ... Reed Richards / Mr. Fantastic

    Top Gun: Maverick, Project X

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    ... Johnny Storm / Human Torch;

    Black Panther 2, Just Mercy

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    ... Sue Storm / Invisible Woman

    Tall Tales, Chappaquiddick

Crew: Who's making The Fantastic Four

A look at the The Fantastic Four behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Josh Trank last directed Capone and Chronicle. The film's writer Michael Green last wrote The Call of the Wild and Murder on the Orient Express.


Josh Trank


Gregory Goodman
Simon Kinberg
Matthew Vaughn

Production Company

Marvel Studios

Production: What we know about The Fantastic Four

Key Facts

  1. Tim Blake Nelson will play Harvey Elder, an eccentric and socially awkward scientist. In the comics, Elder is the Mole Man, shunned by humanity and leader of a subterranean group of monsters known as the Moloids.
  2. The film will exist in the same universe with the X-Men film series. However, there's no actual crossover currently planned.
  3. Filming will take place in Louisiana (The Wrap, 7/24/2013).
  4. Based on the Marvel Comics property, which was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1961. This is a reboot of the Fantastic Four franchise. Fantastic Four was released in 2005 and the sequel Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer was released in 2007.

Filming Timeline

On or about May 28, 2015, the film was in Completed status.

On or about September 19, 2014, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about June 7, 2014, the film was in Production status.

On or about February 21, 2014, the film was in Pre-Production status.

Shoots Spring 2014.

On or about October 1, 2013, the film was in Development status.

Scribe/producer Simon Kinberg (X-Men: Days of Future Past) will be overhauling the script substantially.

On or about August 23, 2013, the film was in Development status.

In June 2013, Seth Grahame-Smith was hired to polish the film's script. Josh Trank (Chronicle) directs the reboot.

On or about August 31, 2009, the film was in Development status.

Reboot of the Fantastic Four franchise. Josh Trank (Chronicle) directs with a script by Jeremy Slater.

The Fantastic Four Release Date: When was it released?

The Fantastic Four was released in 2015 on Friday, August 7, 2015 (Nationwide release). There were 9 other movies released on the same date, including The Gift, Shaun The Sheep Movie and Ricki and the Flash.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

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