It saw an accumulated global box office earnings of over $199 million and is now poised to see an uptick in viewings as it's available for digital purchase on March 24.
That's right, the hella stylish Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) is coming to VOD way way earlier than originally planned.
You'll be able to buy Birds of Prey for $19.99 on March 24 in the United States, which is six weeks after its February 7 release date.
"Birds of Prey" first released in theaters February 8 and has generated $177 million to date, a disappointing result given its $85 million budget. It had a budget of $85 million.
Y'see, Universal just introduced that they are placing some of their most significant 2020 theatrical releases on electronic platforms for early rentals, including notice-grabbing titles like The Invisible Person, The Hunt, and Trolls Entire world Tour.
The studios are making the decisions to shorten or even abolish all together the traditional gap between showing a movie in theaters and making it available on demand as a growing number of movie theaters shut down across the U.S. amid the growing coronavirus pandemic. It also released Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker for digital purchase a few days early. Viewers can rent the films for $19.99 each for 48 hours. Paramount's A Quiet Place 2, Disney's Mulan and MGM's James Bond movie No Time To Die have all been pushed to later the year.
The Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention really useful beginning final Sunday that public gatherings involving greater than 50 folks be referred to as off for the subsequent eight weeks.
Broadway theatres as well as bars, restaurants, music concerts and festivals are also being canceled or postponed.
Expect more studios and distributors to follow after the coronavirus outbreak has led cinemas to close all over the world.
Globally, there are more than 182,000 confirmed cases and more than 7,100 deaths.