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'The Interview' To Play Select Theaters on Christmas Day, Will Be Available Via VOD

'The Interview' To Play Select Theaters on Christmas Day, Will Be Available Via VOD

In the latest update from the major Sony hack designed to shut down The Interview, Sony is now allowing several theaters to screen the movie on Christmas day.

Two independent movie theaters, the Plaza Atlanta theater and Alamo Drafthouse, announced the news on Twitter after many major movie houses said last week that they would not be showing the controversial film after terror threats came through.

THR is also reporting that Sony will offer the film as a VOD option so it can be available to the greater public.

The Interview stars James Franco and Seth Rogen, and was originally scheduled to be released on Christmas Day before the major hack shut the operation down.

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  • Myskina

    Great news!

  • Roman

    I don’t really care as the last two Rogen/Franco movies have been god awful.

  • forrest gump

    so this is a new way to lanch a blockbuster?

  • LOL

    Great news!… until until we see the movie and realize it is not even remotely funny and we want our money back LOL