Journey is a fantasy movie franchise in which two movies are released till now. It’s been eight years when the second movie named Journey 2: The Mysterious Island was released in the theaters. Fans are still thinking about the fate of the franchise, and questioning if there will be the third part of Journey?
So here’s everything which we know far about it:
Will Journey 3 Happen?
When the second movie was proved successful at the box office, then the third movie was declared to be in the works. Even it was also received a title that is Journey 3: From The Earth To The Moon and it was supposed to be inspired by Jules Verne’s From The Earth To The Moon novel.
Also, there were also ideas for Journey 4 alongside the third movie. But later Warner Bros. announced that Journey 3 is not happening. The project is canceled now.
What’s The Reason For Canceling Journey 3?
When fans heard the news then they can’t imagine why the studio chose to cancel the third part as the second movie was very successful at the box office, Later it was revealed that the third movie does not happen because of the hectic schedules of Dwayne Johnsson. At that time, he was working on multiple projects. When a fan asked The Rock on Twitter about the third part, then he replied that there were some issues with the script.
Maybe in the future, Journey 3 can happen if the writers can able to prepare a perfect script for it, and the Rock will be available for the project.
About Journey Franchise
Back in 2008, the first movie named Journey to the Center of the Earth released in the cinemas. It featured Brendan Fraser in the main lead alongside Anita Briem and Josh Hutcherson. It was directed by Eric Brevig. It was a super hit at the box office globally but received mixed reviews from everyone.
After that, the second movie, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island released back in 2012. It featured almost different casts except for Josh Hutcherson, and also it was directed by Brad Peyton. Dwayne Johnson appeared in the main lead. It broke the box office records and received positive reviews in comparison to the original movie.