Yesterday we reported that Universal were jumping first with a new, home focussed distribution model in the light of the Coronavirus pandemic. Now it looks like this may be the start of something as others are following suit.
Already struggling at the Box Office with questionable marketing messages and average reviews, Birds Of Prey is to cut its losses and get in your home.
Cathy Yan’s DC Comics adaptation Birds of Prey will hit Digital HD VOD on March 24th, forward from June.
Guy Ritchie’s The Gentlemen hits on the same day, forward from a less drastic April 7th.
Birds of Prey is priced at $19.99 to own and will be in 4K.
Expect more of this very soon with news that 3,000 theatres are closing across the US as large gatherings are discouraged and Coronavirus cases accelerate with speed.