The movie, which stars Daniel Craig as the fashionable spy, was set to open on April 2. But MGM introduced on Thursday that it will push the motion movie to October 8.
This is the third time the movie has been delayed for the reason that coronavirus pandemic began. It was initially set to open in North American theaters on April 10, 2020.
The shifting schedule of “No Time to Die” is a logo of the pandemic’s affect on Hollywood. The 25th movie within the Bond collection was the primary main film to be delayed due to the pandemic, however it was removed from the final.
Other movies, like Warner Bros.’ “Wonder Woman 1984,” did a hybrid launch opening in theaters and dropping on HBO Max on the identical day. Some movies like Pixar’s “Soul” and Disney’s “Mulan” have skipped US theaters fully opting to debut on streaming.
The delay of “No Time to Die” is a big blow to theater house owners who’re determined to get audiences again. Yet shifting the movie to a later date is a robust sign that it may very well be months earlier than issues return to regular on the motion pictures.
Sony additionally stated on Thursday that “Ghostbusters: Afterlife,” the sequel to the favored Ghostbusters franchise, could be transferring from June 6 to November 11.
Now theater house owners, whose enterprise has been ravaged by the outbreak, and the remainder of Hollywood watch to see if a brand new batch of blockbuster shall be postponed within the coming weeks.
The subsequent huge movies on the calendar are “Black Widow,” which is ready for May 7, and “F9,” which is ready for May 28.