Lionsgate Moves Up 'My Little Pony,' Woody Allen's 'Cafe Society'

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Instead of opening nationwide, 'Cafe Society' will get a traditional platform release.

Lionsgate has changed the release dates for My Little Pony and Cafe Society.

The animated feature will now open on Oct. 6, 2017. It was previously scheduled for Nov. 3, 2017.

My Little Pony will be opening against the the Blade Runner sequel and X-Men's stand-alone Gambit movie.

Cafe Society has been give a traditional platform rollout from Lionsgate and Amazon Studios, with the Woody Allen-directed comedy getting a limited release on July 15, after which it will expand on July 22, and will finally go wide on July 29.

The previous plan was for the film to go wide on Aug. 12.

Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart star in the Annie Hall director's take on 1930s Hollywood, which will be premiering at the Cannes Film Festival in May.

On its new July 29 date, Cafe Society will be opening opposite Matt Damon's return to the action spy thriller franchise, Jason Bourne.