The Batman Updates: Robert Pattinson’s starer “The Batman” has been postponed due to unignorable conditions. The highly anticipated movie will not release on October 2021, instead, its release has been shifted to the next year.
According to Variety, the DC superhit will now release on March 4, 2022. Initially, the film was supposed to hit the theatres on June 2021, then the movie was pushed back to October 2021. The shooting of the film was put to a halt due to the outbreak of Coronavirus.
Apart from The Batman, the release dates of The Flash and Shazam2 are also shifted ahead by Warner Bros. Shazam 2 was set to be premiered on November 4, 2022, but now the new release date is June 2.2023. The release date of The Flash is now postponed to November 4, 2022. Other significant delays include “Matrix 4”.
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The film is expected to be released several months ahead of the due date. Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss starer was set to open on April 1, 2022, but now it is to be aired on December 22, 2021. Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jessica Henwick, Neil Patrick Harris, and Jonathan Groff are new additions to the sci-fi thriller.
Warner Bros. stated that the pandemic put the movie production to a halt in mid-March, they were forced to push back the release date.
As per the reports, Denis Villeneuve’s ‘Dune’ is no longer premiering on December 18, instead, the date has been shifted to October 1, 2020. This date was previously held by The Batman. Several Hollywood movies were deprived to shoot due to the shutdown, but the green signal has been given for shooting after the situation is controlled.
Another reason for The Batman to stop the shooting was, Robert Pattinson was tested positive for Coronavirus while shooting in the United Kingdom. He was permitted to resume his work from September end. On the other hand, the Matrix sequel completed it’s shooting earlier than the expected time.
Some major hits are still planned to be released in 2020 that includes Wonder Woman 1984, Free Guy, and Soul. All these films are scheduled to be released in December this year.