Staff - Help - Contact Search:
other comparisons




Akira






The Expendables






Psycho Circus






Heat




Gangster Squad: Cinema shooting will be removed

Re-shoots and new release date in 2013 [UPDATE]

It seems that the rumors are true. According to several websites, Warner Bros. wants to remove the scene with the cinema shooting from its upcoming mob drama Gangster Squad. Even though an official statement hasn't been made by Warner as of yet, this step doesn't look like wild speculation. The decision is another reaction on the rampage that took place during a screening of the new Batman film The Dark Knight Rises (we reported).

According to insider information, the major studio scheduled speedy re-shoots in order to replace the scene, which is an important climax in the plot, with new material. Variety says that it could be that not only this scene is affected by these changes but other scenes as well. However, Warner tries to get the work done so the initial release date can be upheld.

This move makes it quite unlikely that we'll see this originally planned version later on the home cinema releases.

 

UPDATE 25/7/2012, 5pm:

Things happen quickly at the moment. Yesterday, it was reported that Warner decided to help the victims of the rampage financially. Therefore, they plan to pay money into a charitable fond and from there, the money goes to several benevolent organizations that support the victims and their relatives. Warner and the governor of Colorado came to this agreement. Furthermore, The Dark Knight Rises star Christian Bale visited several victims of the massacre and personally thanked the medics and ambulance service for their actions.

Today, it was announced that the re-shoots do in fact require that Gangster Squad's original release date has to be pushed back. Warner now strives to release it in January 2013.

Release: Jul 25, 2012 - Author: pippovic - Translator: Mike Lowrey - Source: MTV Moviesblog

The Latest News

Jun 22, 2017 The Bird with the Crystal Plumage by Arrow Video (4K Remasted Blu-ray in June)

Jun 22, 2017 Madhouse on Blu-ray (Arrow Video Release in the UK and US)

Jun 22, 2017 The Stendhal Syndrome by Blue Underground (2K Remastered US Blu-ray in July)

Jun 22, 2017 The Lawnmower Man with Both Versions on Blu-ray (Theatrical Version and Director's Cut in the US)

Jun 17, 2017 Transformers: The Last Knight with a Longer Cut? (Allegedly Longer in China But Length Is Puzzling)

Jun 17, 2017 Sony Starts Clean Version Initiative (Authors Can't Wait to Get Their Hands on Those)

Jun 17, 2017 Spider-Man 3 - Editor's Cut Released on Blu-ray (US Gets New Cut in Limited Edition)

Jun 09, 2017 Just Before Dawn on Blu-ray in the UK (80's Slasher to Be Released by 88 Films)

Jun 09, 2017 Event Horizon - No Extended Cut After All (Paul W. S. Anderson Claims the Footage Was Gone)

Jun 09, 2017 Hellboy - Reboot About to Come (Reboot Supposed to Be Rated R)

comments powered by Disqus




Terms of Use - Contact - ADMIN