Disney has set a date for uber-producer Jerry Bruckheimer’s live-action version of THE SORCERER’S APPRENTICE, reports VARIETY. The family adventure will hit screens July 16, 2010.
Based on the classic Mickey Mouse segment from FANTASIA, the modern day live-action film will star Nicolas Cage and Jay Baruchel. Jon Turteltaub is the director of the film, which begins filming this month.
For 2010, Disney has two other big tentpole films — PRINCE OF PERSIA: THE SANDS OF TIME on May 28 and TOY STORY 3 on July 18