Walt Disney Co on Thursday delayed the introduction of its film Mulan inconclusively, managing another hit to theater administrators that were relying on the real to life epic to help pull in crowds during a pandemic. ViacomCBS Inc’s Paramount Pictures likewise said Top Gun: Maverick, the much-anticipated spin-off of the Tom Cruise-featuring Top Gun, has been postponed to July 2, 2021 from December 23, 2020.
Mulan was booked to arrive at theaters in March however its discharge has been deferred a few fold the number of films stay shut. The film had most as of late been set to make a big appearance on Aug. 21 and theater administrators had trusted it would help flash a pre-fall bounce back for film going.
Disney likewise said it had deferred the following film portions from two of its greatest establishments, Avatar and Star Wars, by one year as the novel coronavirus has disturbed creation. The Avatar continuation is presently set to make a big appearance in theaters in December 2022, and the following Star Wars film in December 2023.
The Mulan delay follows Warner Bros choice to defer the August arrival of Christopher Nolan spine chiller Tenet. The two movies were viewed as theaters’ most obvious opportunity to rescue some portion of the rewarding summer season.
The AMC and Cineworld cinema chains on Thursday pushed back the reviving date for their U.S. theaters to in any event mid-August from the finish of July. The Avatar delay likewise evacuates one of the following year’s greatest motion pictures.
The follow-up to James Cameron’s 2009 blockbuster that is the second most noteworthy earning film ever, Avatar 2 had confronted various deferrals even before the coronavirus episode. At one time it had been relied upon to arrive at theaters in 2014.