HBO Max is putting the small dishes at the same time as the big ones for this year 2021; in a context of a difficult health crisis for cinemas around the world, the Warner Bros. puts the full throttle on its SVoD service launched last May with a promo video showing the different “Same Day Premiere” awaiting service subscribers.
Either feature films that will be available on HBO Max the same day as their theatrical release, allowing to see the first images of upcoming blockbusters like Godzilla vs. King-Kong or Space Jam 2 .
Important precision for all those who have not followed the cinema news in recent SVoD, these simultaneous releases in theaters and on HBO Max concern for the moment only the United States, no precise date having been given as to the date. arrival of the Warner streaming service on French territory. Nevertheless, it's a safe bet that the films presented will somehow arrive on large and small French screens – it remains to be seen in what form, and on what date.
Kaiju and Toon on the program
Don't expect a visual deluge for this short teaser – it's clips of just a few seconds. Much awaited by fans of XXL boxing, Godzilla vs Kong , the new entry in the Monstroverse from the studio Legendary Pictures, opens the ball with a first glimpse of the face to face which will oppose the two enormous legendary monsters of the seventh art in this direct sequel to the last Godzilla: King of the Monsters movie released in 2019. Godzilla vs Kong is due out on March 26, 2021 in the United States.
In a totally different genre – but well and truly awaited at the turn by legions of fans – Space Jam 2 unveils its first official video clip after timidly showing the visuals of the new jersey that the TunesSquad will approach 2021. We find there the famous. LeBron James accompanied by Bugs Bunny in barely a second of this sequel to the cult 1995 film… The little that can be said is that this new film does not skimp on the neon blue effects with an artistic direction that would make almost thinking of Ready Player One – and for good reason, given the direction “Warner Bros. All-Stars ”from Space Jam 2, going to scavenge stars of the American studio beyond the cast of Looney Tunes.
Among the other films announced in the video, we can also discover the colorful cast of James Gunn's Suicide Squad , with a John Cena masked from head to toe, but also Sub-Zero of the new Mortal Kombat movie to come. Michael Gandolfini also appears in the role of his teenage father in the prequel The Many Saints of Newark to the cult series The Sopranos . 2021 certainly has no shortage of big cinema releases …