Top Five Theater Circuits Drop ‘The Interview’ After Sony Hack
The movie is now guaranteed to be on everyone’ s list of “Must see” movies. **
The country’s top five theater circuits have decided not to play Sony’s The Interview, a knowledgeable source tells The Hollywood Reporter.
Regal Entertainment, AMC Entertainment, Cinemark, Carmike Cinemas and Cineplex Entertainment have all decided against showing the film.
“Due to the wavering support of the film The Interview by Sony Pictures, as well as the ambiguous nature of any real or perceived security threats, Regal Entertainment Group has decided to delay the opening of the film in our theatres,” Regal said in a statement to THR Wednesday.
Carmike Cinemas confirmed its decision to drop the film on Tuesday. Sony had no immediate comment.
** are we totally totally certain that this isn’t just a masterful v…. no, they wouldn’t be that brazen. Maybe they will just release it online… in chunks.