April 23, 2024 4:34 pm

Freaky Director Rants Against Day-and-Date Releases for New Movies: 'It Destroyed Us'
Freaky Director Rants Against Day-and-Date Releases for New Movies: 'It Destroyed Us'

Freaky Director Rants Against Day-and-Date Releases for New Movies: ‘It Destroyed Us’

Like its predecessor Halloween Kills, the slasher sequel Halloween Ends was given a day-and-date release by premiering in both theaters and on the streaming service Peacock. While the film did open pretty strong in theaters, the argument can be made that it’d have had an even better turnout if it was not also made available to watch at home. It’s a subject known all too well by filmmaker Christopher Landon, whose film Freaky was made available for streaming less than a month after hitting theaters in 2020.

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​Halloween Ends getting released on Peacock the same day as its theatrical debut sent filmmaker Christopher Landon on a tirade online. Read More