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Comic-Con 2012: Full Schedule of Movie Panels

Comic-Con 2012

We hope you’ve got your nerdy overnight bags packed and ready to go because Comic-Con 2012 is fast approaching. We’ve given you the full rundown on TV panels, but what about all those amazing movie panels? Read on for a full schedule of movie panels and what to expect from the big studios this year.

THURSDAY, JULY 12

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 2 (Hall H, 12:45 – 1:45 pm) Lionsgate/Summit

It’s finally here — the end of ‘Twilight’! Grab your body glitter and get ready to watch Jacob fall in love with a little girl, Bella as a full-on vampire, and Edward… he’ll just be brooding and stuff.

Panelists: Cast and filmmaker Bill Condon

Wreck-It Ralph (Hall H, 2:05 – 3:05 pm) Disney

Disney’s new animated take on classic video games features Ralph (John C. Reilly), a villain from an 8-bit game who decides he’s tired of just being the bad guy.

Panelists: John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Rich Moore

Oz: The  Great and Powerful (Hall H, 2:05 – 3:05 pm) Disney

Sam Raimi‘s prequel tells the origin story of the Wizard of Oz and how he came to rule the land, starring James Franco and Michelle Williams

Panelists: Sam Raimi

Frankenweenie (Hall H, 2:05 – 3:05 pm) Disney

Tim Burton returns to animation and transforms his beloved black and white short film into a black and white feature about a boy who brings his dog back from the dead.

Panelists: Tim Burton

Hotel Transylvania(Indigo Ballroom, Hilton San Diego Bayfront, 3:00 – 4:00 pm)

Sony and Happy Madison team up to bring you this new animated comedy feature starring Adam Sandler and Andy Samberg, about the first human guest at a hotel run by vampires.

Panelists: Genndy Tartakovsky

‘Chinese Zodiac’ (Hall H, 3:25 – 4:25 pm)

Jackie Chan’s latest action adventure finds him seeking out 12 bronze heads that represent the 12 animals of the Chinese Zodiac.

Panelists: Jackie Chan

The Expendables 2 (Hall H, 4:45 – 5:45 pm) Lionsgate/Summit

Sylvester Stallone is back, and he’s brought a ton of your favorite action stars with him, as the gang sets out on a simple mission that quickly becomes a quest for revenge.

Panelists: Sylvester Stallone, Terry Crews, Randy Couture, Dolph Lundgren, Jean Claude Van Damme, Arnold Schwarzenegger

FRIDAY, JULY 13

ParaNorman(Hall H, 10:45 – 11:45 am) Focus Features

The latest stop motion effort from LAIKA features a boy who can speak to the dead and is his town’s only hope for rescue from an evil curse.

Panelists: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Anna Kendrick, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Travis Knight, Chris Butler, Sam Fell

Resident Evil: Retribution(Hall H, 4:05 – 4:35 pm) Screen Gems

Alice is back in the latest entry to Paul W.S. Anderson’s ‘Resident Evil’ franchise — this time Alice fights with a resistance movement to bring down the evil Umbrella corporation once and for all.

Panelists: Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Oded Fehr, Boris Kodjoe, Mika Nakashima, Paul W.S. Anderson

Total Recall (Hall H, 4:35 – 6:35 pm) Sony

Len Wiseman’s remake of the Paul Verhoeven sci-fi classic tells the story of a man, caught between warring nations, unaware what side he’s supposed to be on. It’s not as deep as it sounds, trust us.

Panelists: Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel, Bryan Cranston, Len Wiseman

Looper(Hall H, 4:35 – 6:35 pm) Sony

Rian Johnson’s latest film is a sci-fi actioner starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt as an assassin who kills people sent back from the future. That’s all well and good until he’s tasked with killing his future self.

Panelists: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emily Blunt, Rian Johnson

Elysium (Hall H, 4:35 – 6:35 pm) Sony

From the visionary director who brought us ‘District 9′ — arguably one of the best sci-fi films of the last decade — comes ‘Elysium.’

Panelists: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Neill Blomkamp, Simon Kinberg

SATURDAY, JULY 14

Django Unchained(Hall H, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm) The Weinstein Co.

Quentin Tarantino‘s epic western finds a slave named Django apprenticing under a bounty hunter to rescue his enslaved wife from an evil plantation owner.

Panelists: Cast and director Quentin Tarantino

End of Watch (Hall H, 12:45 – 1:45 pm) Open Road Films

A routine traffic stop becomes a nightmare for two cops who draw the wrath of a dangerous drug cartel.

Panelists: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Pena, David Ayer

‘Silent Hill: Revelations 3D’ (Hall H, 12:45 – 1:45 pm) Open Road Films

When a girl’s father goes missing she enters the alternate world of Silent Hill to find him, and possibly solve the mystery of the nightmares she’s been having all her life.

Panelists: Adelaide Clemens, Kit Harington, Michael J. Bassett, Samuel Hadida

Pacific Rim (Hall H, 2:30 – 5:00 pm) Warner Bros./Legendary Pictures

We’re so jazzed on this new Guillermo del Toro project, and here’s why: giant robots, manned by humans, fighting off an alien attack. Need we say more?

Panelists: Unannounced

Man of Steel (Hall H, 2:30 – 5:00 pm) Warner Bros./Legendary Pictures

This Superman reboot comes courtesy of Comic-Con mainstay Zack Snyder, and might just signal that DC is ready to create its first big movie universe.

Panelists: Unannounced

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey(Hall H, 2:30 – 5:00 pm) Warner Bros./Legendary Pictures

Peter Jackson’s prequel to the ‘Lord of the Rings’ trilogy tells the tale of Bilbo Baggins and his perilous quest to retrieve valuable treasure from a terrifying dragon.

Panelists: Unannounced

Iron Man 3 (Hall H, 6:00 – 7:00 pm) Disney/Marvel

‘Iron Man’ returns in the third entry to the franchise, but this time he’s got Shane Black on his side — which means we’re in for some serious ass-kicking.

Panelists: Cast and producer Kevin Feige

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