A Wrinkle in Time Movie

A Wrinkle in Time movie poster

Children travel through time and visit strange worlds in order to find their missing scientist father.

Who's Involved:

Zach Galifianakis, Reese Witherspoon, Michael Pena, Chris Pine, Oprah Winfrey, Levi Miller, Jennifer Lee, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Cary Granat, James 'Jim' Whitaker, Andre Holland, Mindy Kaling, Rowan Blanchard, Ava DuVernay, Storm Reid, Catherine Hand

Release Date:

Friday, March 9, 2018 (Nationwide)

thematic elements and some peril

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Follows Meg Murry (Storm Reid), a young girl traumatized by the disappearance of her scientist father (Pine) years before. She finds herself on an interplanetary journey with a schoolmate and her younger brother to find her father. They are aided by a trio of supernatural beings: Mrs. Whatsit (Witherspoon), Mrs. Who (Kaling) and Mrs. Which (Winfrey).

modified plot formulation from hollywoodreporter.com

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Who stars in A Wrinkle in Time: Cast List

... Mrs. Which

"Lee Daniels' The Butler" , "The Star"  

... Mrs. Whatsit

"Sing 2" , "Legally Blonde 3"  

... Mrs. Who

"Locked Down" , "This is the End"  

... Meg

"The Suicide Squad" , "The Invisible Man"  

... Happy Medium

"Masterminds" , "The Hangover"  

... Father

"Violence of Action" , "Dungeons & Dragons"  

... Dr. Kate Murry

"Beauty and the Beast" , "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"  

... Red

"Moonfall" , "Tom and Jerry"  

... Principal Jenkins

"Passing" , "Moonlight"  

"Spy Kids: All the Time in the World"  

... Calvin

"Better Watch Out" , "Pan"  

Who's making A Wrinkle in Time: Crew List

A look at the A Wrinkle in Time behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Ava DuVernay last directed The 13th and Selma. The film's writer Jennifer Lee last wrote Frozen 2 and The Way Between.


Jennifer Lee


Cary Granat
Catherine Hand
James 'Jim' Whitaker

Production Company

Bedrock Studios

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Production: What we know about A Wrinkle in Time?

Key Facts

  1. Disney plans to shoot much of the film outside the Los Angeles 30-Mile Zone (8/3/16).
  2. Adapted from the classic 1963 fantasy novel by Madeleine L’Engle, the film is set on multiple planets across the universe.

Filming Timeline

  1. December 2017: The film was in Completed status.
  2. March 2017: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. Wrapped in March 2017.

  4. November 2016: The film was in Production status.
  5. Shooting is set to begin late November 2016 in Los Angeles.

  6. July 2016: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  7. Disney is said to be moving quickly to cast the pic. Looking to start filming late 2016.

  8. February 2016: The film was in Development status.
  9. Ava DuVernay will direct the adaptation of the 1963 Newbery Medal-winning Madeleine L’Engle fantasy classic novel that has a script by Jennifer Lee (Frozen).

  10. August 2014: The film was in Development status.
  11. March 2010: The film was in Announced status.

A Wrinkle in Time Release Date: When was the film released?

A Wrinkle in Time was released in 2018 on Friday, March 9, 2018 (Nationwide release). There were 8 other movies released on the same date, including The Hurricane Heist, The Strangers: Prey at Night and Gringo.

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

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

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