The premiere of the film The Batmanstarring Robert Pattinson, whose election was one of the decisions questioned by fans of DC Comics; he joins the list of films that are postponed due to the global crisis of the coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease covid-19.
Warner Bros. announced some of the premieres that will be deferred. In this way, The Batman of Matt Reeves will be delayed a few months in getting to the big screen, instead of June 25, 2021, to be released on October 1.
Also, the sequel of Shazam! (2019), which was a surprise film of last year, also will see more of what is planned: its premiere will be on the 4th of November 2022 instead of the 1 of April of the same year.
Another launch related to the stories of DC Comics that has been affected by these changes is The Flash although in this case it is only an advance of a few weeks and that will take you to the rooms the June 3, 2022 in place of the 1 of July of the same year.
Also Warner Bros., will delay the premiere of the prequel to the successful HBO series, The Sopranos, will be presented on June 25, 2020, to be released on march 12, 2021.
To this list bind also two tapes biographical Warner Bros.: The movie about Elvis Presley is preparing to Baz Luhrmann will be delayed a month to October 1, 2021 to November 5.
And King Richardwith Will Smith playing the father of the tennis players and sisters Serena and Venus Williams, will change the November 25, 2020 for the 19 of November of the following year.
As in a domino effect, the big Hollywood blockbusters this year and next have been delayed due to both the close of the meeting as to the stoppage of filming by the global crisis of the covid-19, which already makes it 157.970 dead and more than 2.34 million infected all over the planet.
Films that could be released in 2020
In the case of Warner Bros., the study postponed Wonder Woman 1984 5 June to the 14th of August, although it is very possible that this delay is not sufficient and that to then the cinemas are not operating at full capacity.
On the 17th of July is still the date for the premiere of Tenet, the highly anticipated new film from Christopher Nolan, but Hollywood gives by fact that in that month may not be brand new a blockbuster of similar weight.
Warner Bros. yes it seems to have more hope at the end of the year and keeps to the 18 of December the premiere of the first installment of the new Dunethat has Denis Villeneuve at the wheel and Timothée Chalamet as a star.