Batgirl

Cutting costs, merging, putting Batgirl on hold: is this the end of HBO Max?

JDrama is coming fast at AT&T-owned entertainment giant Warner Bros. Discovery – unfortunately for the company and its viewers, the action takes place in its boardrooms. The company was created after AT&T spun off WarnerMedia and merged with Discovery in April last year, with media watchers waiting to see how the new media powerhouse would …

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9 Movies Abandoned During Or After Production, From Batgirl To The First Tarantino Movie

9 Movies Abandoned During Or After Production, From Batgirl To The First Tarantino Movie

It goes without saying that making a film is a pretty colossal undertaking. You have to put together a cast, a crew, a script, a director – and you have to make sure the money is there to do it in the first place. Sometimes, even if all the different components manage to fit into …

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The 'Batgirl' makers say they are "saddened and shocked" after Warner Bros.  released their film

The ‘Batgirl’ makers say they are “saddened and shocked” after Warner Bros. released their film

The makers of the superhero film “Batgirl” said Wednesday they were “saddened and shocked” that Warner Bros. put their movie on hold instead of releasing it theatrically or distributing it on the HBO Max streaming service — a rare move from a major studio. The film was supposed to debut this year. “We still can’t …

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'Batgirl' filmmakers on Warner Bros Discovery Movie Discarding: 'It's critical that our work be shown to the public'

‘Batgirl’ filmmakers on Warner Bros Discovery Movie Discarding: ‘It’s critical that our work be shown to the public’

The day after David Zaslav-led Warner Bros. Discovery completely shelved the HBO Max DC movie bat girl which is in post-production, picture directors Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah responded with a statement. Courtesy of DC Films “We are saddened and shocked by the news. We still cannot believe it. As directors, it is essential …

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The dish: what's behind the "Batgirl" and "Scoob!"  To throw?  David Zaslav's abject rejection of Jason Kilar's HBO Max strategy

The dish: what’s behind the “Batgirl” and “Scoob!” To throw? David Zaslav’s abject rejection of Jason Kilar’s HBO Max strategy

Why did Warner Bros drop out bat girl and Scoob! The holiday haunt? Warner Bros’ cancellation of two streaming movies made for HBO Max came as a shock to the city. There are multiple threads here, but this move amounts to an outright rejection of former WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar’s strategy to create $70 million …

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'Batgirl' and 'Scoob!: Holiday Haunt' dropped at Warner Bros.

‘Batgirl’ and ‘Scoob!: Holiday Haunt’ dropped at Warner Bros.

In a surprising development, Warner Bros. will no longer publish bat girl, the DC movie that has already wrapped and was supposed to hit HBO Max this year. The unusual move comes after a leadership change at Warners, the new CEO of Warner Bros. Discovery’s David Zaslav prioritizing cost-cutting measures and refocusing Warners on creating …

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