No Time to Die – the next James Bond film – will be delayed again. Two different reports claim that Daniel Craig’s final round as 007 will not arrive as planned in early April and the release date may be postponed to November or sometime in the fall season. This is of course due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The UK, Bond’s home market, is currently in a third nationwide lockdown while 65 percent of theaters are closed in the US, the top-selling domestic market for Hollywood films.
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Dutch publication BN DeStem The first time it was reported of a further delay in the release date for No Time to Die. Exhibitor Carlo Lambregts noted that the Bond film will jump from April to November. Deadline The conversation was later added to, and the film’s advertising partners informed the American publication that No Time to Die is expected to ship in late fall 2021. Neither MGM (the US distributor of the film) nor Universal Pictures (all international markets) had a comment by deadline.
This seems very likely given that Sony Pictures has postponed its superhero film Jared Leto Marvel Morbius from March to October earlier this week. No time to die is just a few weeks later (April 2nd). It’s the third delay for No Time to Die, which was originally scheduled for April 2, 2020 in theaters worldwide. But as COVID-19 swept the world, MGM and Universal Pictures were among the first to postpone the next Bond film to November 2020. But the coronavirus hadn’t gone anywhere until November, and the studios ultimately delayed it until April 2, 2021.
Interestingly, MGM had considered selling No Time to Die to streaming services, but Netflix and Apple TV + both failed at the $ 600 million (roughly Rs 4,390 million) price tag. James Bond is a cornerstone of sales for MGM, which reportedly went on sale as early as December with a valuation of $ 5 billion (approximately Rs.36,580 billion). Its most recent entry, Specter, grossed $ 880.7 million (around Rs. 6,440 million) at the global box office, and its predecessor, Skyfall, is the most successful Bond film of all at $ 1.1 billion (around Rs. 8,050) Times.
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