On March 15, 2021 (local time), the movie theater was finally reopened in Los Angeles, USA...On the first day of resumption, “TENET” (2020)The director also goes to the cinema. The US NBC News reported.
Due to the spread of the new coronavirus, movie theaters were closed in New York and Los Angeles from March 17, 2020 (local time). Although operations were being reopened in various parts of the United States, reopening was not allowed in the big cities of New York and Los Angeles, forcing Hollywood studios to decide to cancel or postpone the release of the blockbuster movie.
Nolan is known for publishing an essay expressing support for the film and cinema industry shortly after the US cinemas were closed. After that, Warner Bros. Pictures, who has been on the petition to the Congress, announced a strategy to simultaneously deploy theater and distribution, and showed protests, and has a stance of thoroughly supporting movie theaters. Has penetrated. In September 2020, he also visited a movie theater that reopened ahead of the big cities.
Nolan visited “AMC Burbank 16”, one of the largest theaters in Los Angeles by AMC Theaters, the largest movie theater chain in the United States. The US movie theater chain was exposed to long-term business deterioration, and AMC was also at risk of bankruptcy. On this day, Nolan’s appearance was clearly captured by the camera interviewed at the theater, and eyewitness testimonies from the audience were also posted on SNS one after another.Nolan watched Daniel Kaluuya & Keith Stanfield『Judas and the Black Messiah（原題）』It was said.
The reopening of cinemas in Los Angeles is a huge step forward for the film industry. The studio has decided to postpone the release of the blockbuster movie because it is unlikely to be shown in a metropolitan area, that is, it will be difficult to succeed in the box office. Vaccination is progressing in the United States, and the situation is gradually coming to light. As movie theaters are reopening in New York, expectations are rising for the industry to recover.