We reserve the right to close comments at any time. Armed with only one word, Tenet, and fighting for the survival of the entire world, a Protagonist journeys through a twilight world of international espionage on a mission that will unfold in something beyond real time. Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted. Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted. Tenet release date: August 26 in the UK, Europe, and Asia; September 3 in the US (Image credit: Warner Bros) Tenet was once set for July 17, then July 31, then Wednesday, August 12. That said, Tenet won’t have a “traditional global day-and-date release”. And that could be bad news for Canadian film-goers, too. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada, M5W 1E6. The $200 million US thriller will open in the U.S. about a week later on Thursday, Sept. 3. Speaking with Variety, John Fithian said distributors should "release their movies and deal with this new normal." "Our goals throughout this process have been to ensure the highest odds of success for our films while also being ready to support our theatre partners with new content as soon as they could safely reopen," Warner Bros. chairman Toby Emmerich said in a statement. For example, Ontario's Stage 3 reopening guidelines, introduced earlier this month, cap a movie theatre's occupancy of 50 guests in the building, regardless of how many screens it operates. But with COVID-19 cases still on the rise in many parts of the United States, Warner Bros. announced Tenet would be delayed a third time, with a new date yet to be announced. To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Ahead of the release of his much-awaited sci-fi thriller 'Tenet' in Indian theatres, ace filmmaker Christopher Nolan recorded a video message for the movie buffs of the country. These territories will include Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, Russia, and the United Kingdom. "He delivers blockbusters — like Steven Spielberg and James Cameron," says Indiewire's Thompson. He says Warner Bros.' promise of a 2020 release date is "the same carrot that's being dangled, they're just dangling it further away now.". After a week of news that left Tenet up in the air, the Christopher Nolan film has officially announced a new release date for overseas, with the intention of hitting cinemas in the United States right before Labor Day weekend. 25 Jun 2020 10:57 PM An India release date for the Christopher Nolan-directed Tenet is still undecided, although the film has locked August 26 for release across 70 countries before opening in select cities in the US on With a budget reported to be over $200 million US, the film features John David Washington (son of Denzel), Robert Pattinson and Elizabeth Debicki in a time-warping global adventure. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. For theatre chains, Tenet wasn't just another movie, it was the linchpin of what's left of the summer season, says Anne Thompson, editor-at-large at culture site Indiewire. Christopher Nolan’s much-anticipated new film Tenet has finally landed a release date after four attempts to hit cinemas amid the coronavirus clampdown. The prologue was introduced during Indian IMAX screenings of Birds of Prey in February 2020. Besides the stunning cinematography, Christopher Nolan's films are known for their shocking twists and turns. An earlier version of this story stated that the Canadian release would be on August 26. But hey,… The major theatre chains are expecting to operate with heightened cleaning measures and at reduced capacities of 25-50 per cent to facilitate social distancing. It was attached to Indian showings of Joker in October. This will be followed by a limited release in North America on Sept. 3. Thompson points out the American movie chains AMC and Cineworld are already both debt-ridden. In Europe, about a third of AMC's locations have resumed operating. No list of the selected cities in the U.S. has been announced as of yet. It is a priority for CBC to create a website that is accessible to all Canadians including people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive challenges. Film studio Warner Bros India on Sunday announced that filmmaker Christopher Nolan's highly anticipated espionage-thriller Tenet is set to be released in India on December 4.Tenet was the first big-budget Hollywood feature to go for a theatrical release since the novel coronavirus pandemic shut down the cinemas worldwide in March. "They have enormous power.". Earlier this month, Warner Bros. Pictures Group chairman Toby Emmerich had said that the studio would not be giving the "Tenet" a "traditional global day-and-date release." Warner Bros. will release Christopher Nolan’s Tenet in over 70 countries. But according to a report by Variety, the lack of a release date only applies to American theaters, and Warner Bros. is still planning to launch the film in international cinemas around late august. First, there's the issue of spoilers. By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. The thriller, which stars John David Washington as an operative who is tasked with preventing World War III, will open overseas to more than 70 countries -- including … Tenet has an Aug. 26 release date and will open in over 70 countries worldwide including Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, Russia, Spain, and the U.K. he said. Known for stunning special effects and wide-screen thrills, Nolan's films such as Inception and The Dark Knight have earned the adjective "cinematic," and Tenet appears to be no different. A big part of those plans was the expectation of Tenet's August 12 release date. News18 Evening Digest: Cyclonic Storm to Cross TN on Nov 25, Covaxin to Be at least 60% Effective & Other Top Stories. Paramount Pictures put off A Quiet Place Part II to April 2021. I have a solution: can’t Nolan find a wormhole and release TENET last summer? The only way to earn back its massive budget plus an estimated $150 million for marketing (much of which is already spent) is in brick-and-mortar movie theatres. Those hotly anticipating Christopher Nolan’s thriller Tenet were disappointed when the film was recently pulled from its scheduled release date with no new date fixed. A big part of those plans was the expectation of Tenet's August 12 release date. Tenet will be released in 70 international territories, including Japan and Canada, on August 26th before being released in select cities in the United States beginning September 3rd. Audience Relations, CBC P.O. Warner Bros has said it is delaying the release of Christopher Nolan's latest movie Tenet again due to the coronavirus pandemic. Eli Glasner is the senior entertainment reporter and screentime columnist for CBC News. It still plans to release Tenet in 2020, noting that it would share a new release date “imminently”. As of now, a Tenet release date has been set for in 70 foreign markets of Aug. 26. Walt Disney Co. last week indefinitely delayed its Mulan remake. In the video message that was shared on the Twitter profile of the film's production company - Warner Bros. - Nolan made a special mention for veteran Bollywood actor Dimple Kapadia who is essaying a pivotal role in … Up until now much of what has been driving the Warner Bros. strategy has been staying on good terms with Nolan, a director who belongs to a rarefied club of of filmmakers. 22-11-2020. We reserve the right to close comments at any time. Warner Bros. on Monday said Tenet will arrive at theatres first in more than 70 countries including Japan, Russia, much of Europe and Australia. Internationally, the film will open on Aug. 26, with a U.S. release in select cities to follow over Labour Day weekend. Which leads Thompson to ask, "How many more $200 million movies can the studios afford to make? "Once word gets out, it's on Wikipedia and it ruins it for everyone." In Canada, the number of people allowed inside theatres varies by province, depending on the impact of COVID-19 and the reopening measures introduced by local health authorities. Premiere Date For Christopher Nolan’s ‘Tenet’ Pushed Back Again, Studio Eyes August Release Date With ‘Extended Play Period’ By Brent Furdyk. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. For movie theatres trudging through 2020, there was one shining hope in the shrinking summer release schedule: Tenet. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Tenet releases August 26 in 24 countries. So Bock says a staggered release could be a problem. In Canada, Cineplex says the film will open Thursday, Aug. 27. The film, also featuring Elizabeth Debicki, Kenneth Branagh, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Michael Caine, Clemence Poesy, Dimple Kapadia and Himesh Patel, was originally scheduled to release on July 17. In Canada, Cineplex said the film will open Thursday, Aug. 27. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada, M5W 1E6. While the release of other summer tentpole movies have been further delayed, Nolan and Warner Bros. have sought to lead the charge back into theatres. How movie theatres, studios are struggling to reopen post-COVID, CBC's Journalistic Standards and Practices. Whereas some smaller films such as the recent Tom Hanks film Greyhound have gone straight to streaming, Bock says Tenet is simply too expensive to recoup enough money on a streaming or video-on-demand service. The film is all set to open in theatre on December 4 in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu languages. to the Oscars red carpet and beyond. "I'm extremely delighted to announce the release of … Landmark Cinemas and Imagine Cinemas, two other chains that operate a number of multiplexes, have kept their theatres shut in the province as well. In the meantime, North American theatre owners are nervously eyeing the movie release calendar with Mulan as the next major movie scheduled for August 21. What going to the movies looks like in the age of COVID-19, Cineplex urges Ontario to make changes to theatre occupancy limits, Lights, camera, action? WATCH | The trailer for the time-warping adventure film Tenet. The company introduced new seating plans to meet guidelines and boosted its cleaning procedures, but its Ontario theatres remain closed. It’s a hopeful sign that cinemas across the world will be ready. In the latest plan for Hollywood's hopeful return to movie-going during the pandemic, Warner Bros. will release Christopher Nolan's Tenet in an unprecedented fashion. As for Canadian films fans thinking they may see Tenet first, Bock says piracy fears could be another stumbling block. Directed by Christopher Nolan. Tenet will release December 4 in India, Warner Bros. India has announced, with a short video featuring cast member Dimple Kapadia. The $200 million thriller will open in the U.S. about a week later on Thursday, Sept. 3. The film will hit screens in over 70 countries on August 26, in Canada on August 27 and in the U.S. on Sept. 3. The Canadian chain says it is working toward opening six locations in Alberta on June 26, … Comments are welcome while open. Tenet picks new release date of July 31 Back to video. Release Dates (81) Also Known As (AKA) (37) Release Dates Australia 22 August 2020 (preview screening) France 24 August 2020 (preview screening) Austria 26 August 2020: Belgium 26 August 2020: Bulgaria 26 August 2020: Switzerland 26 August 2020 (German speaking region) Germany ... Canada (English title) Tenet: Canada (French title) Tenet: China (Mandarin title) When Tenet lands in the U.S., it will be piecemeal throughout the country and dependent on areas where cinemas are allowed open. With John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Juhan Ulfsak. The logo, stylized by Nolan as TENƎ… And like Spielberg and Cameron, Nolan is a big believer in the theatrical experience and would be disappointed to see Tenet consigned to a streaming service. The first trailer was published online in December, when a cinema-exclusive prologue played in certain IMAX theaters before Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. No reason for movie theaters to reopen without Tenet or Mulan... https://t.co/pbKxYUjBL4. But Jeff Bock, the senior box office analyst for entertainment research and data firm Exhibitor Relations Co., says a piecemeal strategy for Tenet may not work. Tenet has seen its release date delayed from its original July 17 release to July 31 and most recently to Aug. 12, but last week saw Warner Bros. announce yet another … In the meantime, movie theatres that have opened have mostly been showing older films. Over the weekend the South Korean zombie film Peninsula earned over $21 million US in Asian markets. Instead of the usual global launch of a summer blockbuster, Tenet will make its way through theatres as they open. India, 19 others without a release date. Covering culture has taken him from the northern tip of Moosonee, Ont. Bock believes consumer demand to go see movies will return once its safe to do so. Indeed, shortly after Warner Bros. announced the delay, the head of the National Association of Theatre Owners responded. The film, originally set for release July 17, has already had its premiere postponed several times. The staggered release will be tailored to outbreaks of COVID-19. Warner Bros. will also deliberately spread out its opening weekend, debuting the film mid-week to space out eager moviegoers. Had things looked dire for re-openings, ... And on Monday Cineplex announced plans to reopen its cinemas across Canada, three months after shuttering them for the pandemic. 1 hour ago. With Warner Bros. delaying the release again, it could hurt already struggling movie theatre chains. By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. During the pandemic, the … Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Telangana Chief Minister KCR Meets PM Modi; Appeals for Release of Pending Funds, Other State Issues. In August 2019, Warner Bros. Pictures debuted a forty-second teaser ahead of Hobbs & Shaw previews. Last week, cinemas reopened in China, the world's second largest market, although Tenet doesn't yet have a release date there. The U.S. release will follow on Labor Day weekend in select cities. Christopher Nolan’s epic time-bending espionage movie was expected to open in November in India, following the reopening of theatres across the country amidst the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, but it’s been slightly delayed. In the latest plan for Hollywood's hopeful return to movie-going during the pandemic, Warner Bros. will release Christopher Nolan's Tenet in an unprecedented fashion, opening the thriller in Canada on Aug. 27 and internationally on Aug. 26, with a U.S. release in select cities to follow over Labour Day weekend. Closed Captioning and Described Video is available for many CBC shows offered on CBC Gem. Comments are welcome while open. Only “Tenet” held firm to its date, the rare tentpole that wouldn’t pull up stakes. But that could change in the next month. On that front, Bock says there are signs of hope in countries where movie theatres have reopened. Hollywood will be watching closely this weekend when the film Bloodshot opens in China. Thompson says major theatre chains in the U.S. were planning on reopening on July 31. ", As far as what happens next, Warner Bros. said it is not treating Tenet "like a traditional global day-and-date release.". It is a priority for CBC to create a website that is accessible to all Canadians including people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive challenges. Canada's release will be on Aug. 27, with a U.S. release in select cities to follow over Labour Day weekend. Dimple Kapadia announces release date of 'Tenet' in India Zee News. Theatres are currently shuttered in California and New York (each home to one of the country's top two markets), among other states. The latest offering from director Christopher Nolan was poised to be the film that would welcome fans back to theatres. Closed Captioning and Described Video is available for many CBC shows offered on CBC Gem. ", While Warner Bros. says it will share a new Tenet date "imminently," Bock says with the combination of a potential second wave of COVID-19 and the flu season in the fall, he doesn't see Tenet realistically being released before 2021. To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). As they take on more debt to survive, the chains will begin shedding the weaker theatre locations. Dimple Kapadia announces release date of 'Tenet' in India IANS. In the US, Tenet arrives on September 3. AMC Theaters, the world's largest chain, last week postponed its U.S. reopening to mid-to-late August. Now, Warner Bros. has upended the usual launch of a would-be blockbuster. Fithian said there's no guarantee more markets will be open later, and that films "should be released in markets where it is safe and legal to release them. Cineplex has reopened 35 locations in provinces where distancing measures are less restrictive. CBC's Journalistic Standards and Practices. Audience Relations, CBC P.O. Why Tenet's release date became 'TBA,' and what it means for the summer movie season Some theatres for Tenet are already selling out, albeit at limited capacity. Tenet has had multiple purposed openings, but each time spikes in cases throughout the U.S. have forced the studio to rethink its plan. Tenet was the tent pole for much of the summer movie season. But Thompson says there could be fewer theatres in which to do so. "It's simply too risky to allow someone to capture the film on an HD camera — and Nolan wouldn't like that," said Bock. A TV spot appeared that May, promoted in the video game Fortnite. Exhibitors, the wide majority of which have been closed for more than four months, are desperate for new films and have implored distributors to accept atypical release patterns. Translation: Tenet could open in other parts of the world before it opens in the U.S.