The Warner Bros was all set to hit the box office on 31st July with its action thriller movie ‘Tenet’ starring some ace actors of the industry, including- Robert Pattinson, John David Washington, Micheal Caine, Elizabeth Debicki, Kenneth Branagh, and Dimple Kapadia. The original release date of the movie was 17th July 2020.
Now, as per the recent report, the movie release has been delayed due to COVID-19 impact all over the world. The most recently decided date for the release of ‘Tenet’ is 12th August 2020.
According to some sources, witnessing the current circumstances, Disney may also push the release date of Mulan from 24th July to August.
While announcing the delayed release date, Warner Bros stated- “Warner Bros. is committed to bringing Tenet to audiences in theaters, on the big screen, when exhibitors are ready, and public health officials say it’s time. At this moment, what we need to be is flexible, and we are not treating this as a traditional movie release,” a studios spokesperson said in a statement. “We are choosing to open the movie mid-week to allow audiences to discover the film in their own time, and we plan to play longer, over an extended play period far beyond the norm, to develop a very different yet successful release strategy.”
Source: Hollywood Reporter
The casting for ‘Tenet’ began last year in March, and the photography took place in the scenic beauty of Estonia, Italy, Denmark, the United Kingdom, Norway, India, and the United States.
The movie release date has been delayed twice due to the sudden and vast corona outbreak. Tenet will be released by Warner Bros on 12th August in 70 mm, IMAX, and 35 mm.
Tenet is an action/ thrill epic movie depicting the unseen world of international espionage. So far, Neither Christopher Nolan nor Warner Bros have revealed any details about the outline of the movie, which has made the audience look forward to ‘Tenet’ with curiosity. However, rumors say that the entire plot of the film revolves around the traveling spies.
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