Alongside high-flyer Spider-Man: No Way Home, Venom 2: Let There Be Carnage was Sony’s biggest box office hit of 2021. With worldwide box office earnings of 502 million US dollars, the Marvel actioner made it to number 7 on the annual charts, even surpassing all of Disney’s MCU films. » Ghostbusters: Legacy » was also a decent success and grossed 197 million dollars, which made the retro ghost hunt the 22nd most successful cinema film of 2021. Sony wants to continue this success: Venom 3 and a sequel to Ghostbusters: Legacy have now been officially announced .
According to media reports, this happened at the cinema operator trade fair CinemaCon, which will certainly bring us one or the other hot news from the film industry in the next few days, as it runs until Thursday. So far, apart from the mere announcement, there is unfortunately no information about the new «Venom» and «Ghostbusters» films. No plot details, cast and crew, or an approximate start date have been announced. However, based on the post-credit scenes of the respective previous films, one can already speculate about the respective sequels.
This could continue in «Venom 3».
Immediately after Venom 2 hit theaters, our video editor and Marvel expert, Sebastian, gave a lot of thought to where Venom 3 might go. Based on the film’s end credits and his knowledge of comics, he proposes various scenarios. An appearance of the symbiote Toxin seems almost certain. But the rogue association Sinister Six or even Spider-Man could also play a role.
Venom 3: What could the sequel to Venom 2 look like? (FILMSTARTS Original)