Coronavirus Fear Pushed the Release Date Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway & More

Peter Rabbit 2 Movie Poster

The global pandemic is causing a lot of chaos all over the world. There is also an impact on multiple film productions worldwide. This is also causing a delay in the release of the movies. Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway is one such movie that is a victim of the virus. Nevertheless, excitement for it will not reduce.

The first part of Peter Rabbit was successful on a global level. Fans were awaiting their return after the announcements by the makers. But it seems like fans have to wait a little bit longer. Before the release of the movie, here are a few things you could know about it.

Peter Rabbit is a story of romance, comedy, drama with tidbits of action and adventure.

Peter Rabbit 2 Official Trailer

Yes, there is an official trailer for Peter Rabbit 2. Various things about the plot for the second movie is visible in the trailer. The trailer will undoubtedly increase your excitement about the film.

Peter Rabbit Storyline

The sequel will be following the primary storyline of Mr. McGregor, Bea, and the rabbit. As the name for the sequel suggests, the second part will have a fun-filled adventure. Filming for the first part was restricted to Mr. McGregor’s gardens and house, but this time the rabbit will explore more. There are a few other things that the trailer for the film reveals.

At the end of the first part, Peter, Mr. McGregor, and Bea end on a happy family note. But in the second part, Bea and Mr. McGregor are marrying each other. To keep up with the fans’ expectations, after the marriage of Bea and McGregor, Peter goes on a trip of his own. That means there is going to be a lot more adventure and action.

Speculations also suggest that there is going to be a new villain for the second part. But a lot in this respect is not out yet.

Apart from this, the makers reveal an essential fact about Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway. The movie focuses a lot on the identity of any individual. It depicts the difference between “what people think you are and who you are,” as said by the film director. This is a compelling message for the movie because many people today face an identity crisis.

People will be able to relate to Peter on a more personal level. Peter does not leave Mr. McGregor’s tomatoes, but he is not an evil rabbit. Peter is smart and intelligent, and this time will go on a journey of his own.

Peter Rabbit 2 Release Date

The initial release date of Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway was going to be in August 2020. Sony decided to postpone the premiere by about five months. The influencer of this decision is the alarming and increasing number of COVID cases in Europe. The new release date of Peter Rabbit 2 is in January 2021.

The first part of Peter Rabbit was extremely successful. It also got a lot of praise following Sony’s decision to make the second part of this lovable movie.