‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Likely the Latest Tentpole to Go to a Streamer (Exclusive)

Godzilla vs.

Kong, the forthcoming monster movie from Legendary Pictures, looks likely to be the latest big franchise movie to head to a streamer.Knowledgeable sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that Netflix has made an offer of more than $200 million for the film while WarnerMedia has blocked the deal while preparing an offer of its own for its streamer, HBO Max.

Legendary declined to comment while a Warner Bros.

spokesperson said: “We plan to release Godzilla vs.

Kong theatrically next year as scheduled.”The Netflix offer undoubtedly had allure for Legendary, which financed 75 percent of the budget.

As Netflix …

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