The film, which was slated to open April 2, will now hit theaters Oct. 8, based on Selection.
The transfer comes as coronavirus instances proceed to spike, significantly within the U.S.
“No Time to Die” has had a tough time touchdown a launch date since being slated for an April 2020 opening. The movie was delayed till November 2020, however because the pandemic didn’t subside, it was once more moved to April of this 12 months.
MGM will deal with distribution in North America and Common will roll out the movie internationally. Reps for the businesses didn’t instantly reply to Fox Information’ request for remark.
The outlet experiences that “No Time to Die” price round $200 million and can must be a world success to generate income on the flick, particularly contemplating an promoting marketing campaign was almost accomplished previously.
Making such a sum could be very unlikely with out American film theaters working at the next quantity than they’re now, as many theaters stay closed with others have restricted capacities.
The movie is directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga from a screenplay he co-wrote with — amongst others — “Fleabag” creator and “Solo: A Star Wars Story” actress Phoebe Waller-Bridge.
Billie Eilish performs the theme track.
The image was additionally the primary main tentpole movie to push again its launch date amid the pandemic and considered selling to streamers for a excessive price ticket.
The newest delay was the primary in a line of release date shifts that occurred Thursday, together with Sony’s “Cinderella,” which was set to be the 12 months’s first huge launch Feb. 5. The musical will now hit theaters July 16.
“Ghostbusters: Afterlife” (now set for launch Nov. 11), “Uncharted” (Feb. 11, 2022) and “Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway” (June 11) have been additionally pushed again.