Marvel stakes another 2018 release date with an as yet unnamed movie

Marvel has added a third untitled movie to its 2018 slate

Marvel has added another mystery movie to its slate, to be released May 4, 2018.

No details about the movie have been revealed, including the title. The news comes hours after Sony's "Amazing Spider-Man 4" vacated the spot and less than a week after Marvel planted its flag on five other release dates for yet-untitled films: July 28 and Nov. 3, 2017; July 6 and Nov. 2, 2018; and May 3, 2019.

Marvel will likely disclose more information about its ever-expanding cinematic universe at Comic-Con in San Diego this weekend.

The studio's next film to hit theaters will be "Guardians of the Galaxy" on Aug. 1. The intergalactic adventure is written and directed by James Gunn and stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper.

Marvel also has "Avengers: Age of Ultron" and "Ant-Man" due next year, followed by a third "Captain America" installment in 2016.

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