When Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief hit theaters last winter, the mythology-infused film went on to become a modest hit, drumming up $226 million worldwide. In March, we reported that Fox 2000 was prepping a sequel for a 2012 release date.
'Percy Jackson' Sequel Gets 'Wimpy Kid' Director
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Derrick Deane, Fandango Content Personnel/Movie Blogger, joined Fandango in 2010, bringing more than 10 years of filmmaking and writing experience with him. While The Godfather, Rear Window and 12 Angry Men are all favorites, he will always have a soft spot for Die Hard, Leon: The Professional and Back to the Future.