The Batman was scheduled to be launched in Russia on March 3, however Warner Bros. has determined to pause its plans amid .
“In gentle of the humanitarian disaster in Ukraine, WarnerMedia is pausing the discharge of its characteristic movie ‘The Batman’ in Russia,” a spokesperson for WarnerMedia mentioned in a press release on Monday (via Variety). “We’ll proceed to watch the scenario because it evolves. We hope for a swift and peaceable decision to this tragedy.”
The choice follows the same announcement from Disney to pause its slate of theatrical releases in Russia. Turning Crimson, the most recent Pixar animated film, was scheduled to premiere on March 10 within the nation.
“Given the unprovoked invasion of Ukraine and the tragic humanitarian disaster, we’re pausing the discharge of theatrical movies in Russia, together with the upcoming ‘Turning Crimson’ from Pixar,” a Disney spokesperson mentioned in a press release.
“We’ll make future enterprise choices primarily based on the evolving scenario. Within the meantime, given the dimensions of the rising refugee disaster, we’re working with our NGO companions to offer pressing assist and different humanitarian help to refugees.”
is directed by Matt Reeves and stars Robert Pattinson because the caped crusader, together with Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman, Colin Farrell because the Penguin, Paul Dano because the Riddler, Jeffrey Wright as lieutenant James Gordon and John Turturro as crime lord Carmine Falcone.
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