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James Bond “No Time To Die” delay what next for Hollywood’s new releases due to coronivirus

James Bond “No Time To Die” delay what next for Hollywood’s new releases due to coronivirus

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Bond producers didn't directly mention coronavirus in their statement announcing the delay. Instead, MGM said it took the decision after "careful consideration and thorough evaluation of the global theatrical marketplace". Is that code for coronavirus? "Yes," says BBC arts correspondent David Sillito. "Just look at what's happening in the world. "This was going to be the first big global blockbuster of the season, and this is a film that makes two thirds of its money outside of the US, it's a huge worldwide business." Film critic Siobhan Synott tells BBC Breakfast: "This is definitely a question of economics. The promotional work was well under way, we already had the title song released in February, but now it's all on hold." Two of the next scheduled blockbusters are Disne...