Sony announces two 'Bad Boys' sequels

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Sony announced Wednesday that it plans to release more sequels of the Will Smith/Martin Lawrence action comedy, “Bad Boys.”

“Bad Boys 3” will be released on February 17, 2017 and “Bad Boys 4” is slated for July 3, 2019, according to The Wrap.

The previous two “Bad Boys” films have grossed over $US400 million worldwide.

Sony has also announced that the upcoming “Ghostbusters” movie, starring Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig, will open July 15, 2016. And the Chris Pratt/Jennifer Lawrence comedy “Passengers” will hit screens December 21, 2016.

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