With the global pandemic putting a lot of things on hold including the release of some hotly anticipated movies, Warner Bros. revealed today that it has put its entire 2021 slate of films in a simultaneous release for both theaters and HBO Max — and that includes the Mortal Kombat movie reboot which also gets its first official logo revealed.
Check out the trailer showing off the game changing announcement via the video below, which shows off the new MK movie logo as well.
In a move that certainly will change the way films are viewed as choices are given during these trying times, the new Mortal Kombat film joins the likes of The Suicide Squad, Space Jam: A New Legacy, Godzilla Vs Kong, and the new film adaptation of the epic sci-fi classic Dune among the releases that will air on HBO’s streaming service on the same time as its global cinema release. The new Mortal Kombat film, which will be directed by Simon McQuoid, was scheduled to be released on January 15 next year. However due to the pandemic that got delayed to a better time when it was safer to go back into theaters — And now we know what the game plan is for the film’s release next year.
If you missed it the first time, read up on our last feature on the Mortal Kombat movie reboot here.
The Mortal Kombat movie reboot will air some time in 2021 in both cinemas and HBO Max.