Jay and Silent Bob Reboot is an upcoming 2019 American comedy film written, directed, edited, and starring Kevin Smith. Referring to his 2001 comedy Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Smith has described the film as literally the same fuсking movie all over again.
It is intended to be the seventh film in the View Askewniverse. The film also stars Jason Mewes, and features Smith regulars, including Jason Lee, Brian O’Halloran, Ben Affleck and Matt Damon.
After losing the legal rights to their names over a film reboot of Blunt man and Chronic, Jay and Silent Bob travel across the United States in an attempt to prevent the reboot from being made.
The boys are back in town. Those boys are Jason Mewes and Kevin Smith, and the town is Hollywood as Jay & Silent Bob Reboot gets ready for its big screen debut this fall.
Today, we have a fun throwback poster in the style of iconic artist Drew Struzan that hints at some of the wild adventures these two legends embark on.
News has appeared often of other titles to be released in the View Askewniverse, these would include Clerks III and Mall Brats. In 2017, Kevin Smith had confirmed that those projects were cancelled for several reasons, but revealed he had written a new film starring Jay and Silent Bob titled Jay and Silent Bob Reboot.
The script was already finished when it was announced and it was said that Mira max would produce it. It was announced on January 25, 2019 that Saban Films had acquired distribution rights to the film in association with Universal Pictures. It is the first film in the View Askewniverse not to be produced by Scott Mosier.
Jay and Silent Bob return to Hollywood to stop a reboot of ‘Blunt man and Chronic movie from getting made.
The film to be released on 15th October 2019, as part of two Fathom Events showings. The first showing on October 15 will give away a limited edition poster of the film, and the second and final showing on October 17 from Fathom will be a double feature with Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back.