13 Jun – Word is in that two of the most anticipated movies for the summer blockbuster season are delaying their cinema release.
Both from the Warner Bros slate of movies this year; Christopher Nolan's "Tenet" is pushed back from 16 July to 31 July and the superhero film "Wonder Woman 1984" - which gets its second delay - is moved two months later, from 13 August to 2 October. Initially "Wonder Woman 1984" was slated for a 5 June release.
In a statement to Variety, chairman of Warner Bros. Pictures Group, Toby Emmerich said, "We're especially thrilled, in this complex and rapidly changing environment, to be bringing Christopher Nolan's 'Tenet,' a global tentpole of jaw-dropping size, scope and scale, to theaters around the world on July 31st."
"It's been longer than any of us could've imagined since we've seen a movie on the big screen, and to acknowledge Chris' fans as we count down to 'Tenet''s opening day, we are also excited to offer his masterpiece 'Inception' in theaters for its 10th anniversary on July 17."