On Tuesday, Dec. 23, Sony made the decision to release The Interview after all. However, the release will be just a fraction of what was originally planned for the film, with select theaters across he country receiving permission to show it starting on Dec. 25.
James Franco stars in the upcoming legal drama, True Story, alongside Jonah Hill, and we have never seen either in this light before! James portrays Christian Longo, a man hunted by the FBI for killing his wife and children, and he definitely nailed this eery character. Click below to watch!
President Barack Obama, 53, has finally broken his silence on The Interview being pulled from movie theaters following terrifying cyberthreats made by North Korea. Unsurprisingly, he believes their decision was a “mistake” and hopes this doesn’t start a pattern of censorship made via terrorism.
President Obama has urged moviegoers to head to the theaters despite the “9/11”- like threats made against James Franco and Seth Rogen‘s new movie The Interview. But the film industry is so terrified that it has now decided to cancel screenings of Team America: World Police, another film in which North Korea and its leaders are mocked.
U.S. law enforcement officials revealed on Dec. 17 that they believe North Korea was behind the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment. The shocking news comes after Sony canceled the theatrical release of James Franco and Seth Rogen‘s new action comedy film, The Interview, which is about two celebrity journalists who set out to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un.
Sony is taking extra precaution after hacking group Guardians of Peace released chilling threats of a 9/11-esque atttack on theaters that screen James Franco and Seth Rogen‘s upcoming film The Interview. Theaters were given permission by Sony on Dec. 16 to cancel screenings of the film should they feel unsafe, and theater owners are frantically canceling the screenings.