Originally Posted by BenKenobi
Ghost Rider 2 came out last year, Punisher had a short film made in 2011, they'll be with sony for awhile but I don't think they're in a financial position to take any risks with characters like that at the moment.
No Marvel has the rights back to both. My guess is that ghost rider was such a financial disaster, that they have no plans for another film.
The punisher short film was an unlicensed film made by Thomas Jayne, not authorized by Sony or Marvel.