Uncharted is one of the most exhilarating video games out there today, and the well-crafted franchise will finally be getting the live-action movie treatment with a new flick from Sony helmed by Venom director Ruben Fleischer.
The video game adaptation will star Spider-Man: No Way Home‘s Tom Holland as Nathan Drake. It’s hard not to imagine fans everywhere will be extremely excited to see the movie when it finally arrives in theaters and eventually Netflix.
The story of the motion picture will act as a prequel to the video games and show off a younger Nathan Drake played by the MCU star, unveiling how he first encountered Sully. Alongside Holland will be some big names, including Antonio Banderas, Mark Wahlberg, Sophia Taylor Ali, and more, only adding to the many reasons the Uncharted film has all the makings of being a must-see cinematic endeavor.
For those out there who are looking for everything they need to know about the Uncharted release date, then this is the place to be. All the intel gathered on the movie is below, so keep reading.
How many Uncharted films are there?
Except for a well-crafted fan film starring Nathan Fillion and directed by Allan Unga, there are no full-length Uncharted films of any kind in existence.
Is there going to be a live-action Uncharted film?
The Uncharted live-action film has been in development since 2008 from Marvel producer Avi Arad, and now it will finally become a reality. Sony’s upcoming adaptation will be the first for the video game, making it a great time to be a fan of the long-running franchise.
How long will Uncharted be?
There has been no runtime officially released for the Uncharted film at this time, but it’s safe to assume that a movie of this magnitude will most assuredly be over 100 minutes and probably even be over two hours. While it is perhaps a bit too early to speculate on such matters, fans should expect to know how long the motion picture will be most likely closer to the release date.
When is Uncharted filming?
The production of Uncharted began on March 16, 2020 in areas around Berlin. Then, before moving to Spain, the shoot was shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In July 2020, filming resumed in Germany, utilizing social distancing measures and face masks. Then in August, Banderas tested positive for COVID-19 and left the production temporarily before returning several weeks later.
On October 16, 2020, Holland finished shooting his scenes for the film, and the entire production wrapped on October 29, 2020.
Uncharted release date
The release date for Uncharted has been through an intense adventure, similar to what Drake experiences in the games. At one point, the film was scheduled to come out on October 8, 2021, before the COVID-19 pandemic pushed it back to July 16, 2021, and then again to February 11, 2021.
The movie is now scheduled to release on February 18, 2022 in IMAX 3D, RealD 3D, and Dolby Cinema.
When will Uncharted be on Netflix?
In April 2021, The Hollywood Reporter announced that Sony, the studio behind the film Uncharted, had made a deal with the streaming powerhouse Netflix. This means that starting in 2022, movies produced by the studio, like Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2, Morbius, and even Uncharted, will head to the streaming giant after the home entertainment window closes, which is usually around 18 months after a film’s theatrical run.
As far as when the action-adventure flick will make its way to the streaming powerhouse, Netflix subscribers should keep an eye out for Uncharted at some point in late 2023 or 2024. We’ll be sure to keep you updated.