In a historic move, Warner Bros. has announced that it will release its full list of movies for 2021 on its HBO Max streaming service in the US and in theaters simultaneously.
While Warner Bros. had previously announced that it would do this with Wonder Woman 1984 this Christmas, the decision to move all From next year’s movies to streaming is a historic development in the film industry. These movies will be on HBO Max for a month before leaving the service.
Some of Warner Bros. ‘2021 movies include The suicide squad, Dune, Matrix 4, Godzilla vs. King Kong, Mortal Kombat Y Space Jam: a new legacy. “The hybrid model was created as a strategic response to the impact of the ongoing global pandemic,” Warner Bros. said in a statement.
For now, it’s unclear exactly what all of this means for Canadians, as HBO Max is not available in Canada. Bell has an exclusive streaming agreement with Warner Media on HBO Max in Canada, although this does not cover all content. For example, Wonder Woman 1984 It will not arrive at Crave when it opens in Canadian theaters on December 25, and the film will arrive in service after its theatrical release.
MobileSyrup has reached out to Bell to confirm if any or all of the Warner Bros. films from 2021 will be coming to Crave at the same time. We will update this story once a response has been received.
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