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Will your favorite HBO Max shows and movies survive Warner Bros. Discovery's new world order?

Will your favorite HBO Max shows and movies survive Warner Bros. Discovery’s new world order?

Corporate megamergers do not usually concern the average person. Companies devour each other on the regular, and most of us are none the wiser about the fallout such events produce until the products or services you assumed would always be there for you suddenly vanish without explanation, become more expensive or decrease in quality. When …

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Warner Bros. Movies Are No Longer Guaranteed To Arrive On HBO Max After A 45-Day Theatrical Window: Source

Warner Bros. Movies Are No Longer Guaranteed To Arrive On HBO Max After A 45-Day Theatrical Window: Source

After 48 hours of industry rumors, speculation, and panic over HBO Max, a clearer picture is starting to form. Fans of Hacks can let out that breath they’ve been holding—but movie lovers may want to second-guess their loyalty to the service which has, arguably, been the No.1 must-have streamer for cinephiles for the past two …

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Why HBO Max May Already Have Lost the International Streaming Race

Why HBO Max May Already Have Lost the International Streaming Race

Warner Bros. Discovery says it will merge HBO Max and Discovery+ into a single platform that is commercially and technologically viable. But the conglomerate looks like it will be playing catch-up in streaming markets outside the U.S. for many years to come. That’s a dreadful blunder for a group that contains the iconic pay-TV brand …

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Not everyone's thrilled about HBO Max and Discovery+ merging

Not everyone’s thrilled about HBO Max and Discovery+ merging

There’s a lot of discomfort in the air surrounding HBO Max this week, especially after it was announced during Thursday’s earnings call that HBO Max will merge with Discovery+ to become one streaming platform. The news came months after HBO’s parent company, WarnerMedia, merged with Discovery, and subsequently dropped clues that HBO Max might scaling …

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'Batgirl' movie canceled by Warner Bros., with Leslie Grace, Michael Keaton, J.K. Simmons, Brendan Fraser, won't stream on HBO Max

‘Batgirl’ movie canceled by Warner Bros., with Leslie Grace, Michael Keaton, J.K. Simmons, Brendan Fraser, won’t stream on HBO Max

NEW YORK — In a highly unusual move that rattled Hollywood, Warner Bros. axed the “Batgirl” film planned for HBO Max, opting to shelve the $90 million film as the reorganized studio revamps its approach to streaming and DC Comics films. The studio ultimately decided the nearly completed “Batgirl” didn’t merit either a streaming debut …

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HBO Max Quietly Removed Six Warner Bros. Streaming-Exclusive Films

HBO Max Quietly Removed Six Warner Bros. Streaming-Exclusive Films

Warner Bros. Discovery has been quietly culling content from HBO Max — including several Warner Bros. movies that were exclusively streaming on the service — in what appears to be an effort to cut costs. Within the past few weeks, at least six Warner Bros. movies have been removed from HBO Max: “Moonshot,” a sci-fi …

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Batgirl Scoob David Zaslav Rejection Jason Kilar HBO Max Strategy – Deadline

Batgirl Scoob David Zaslav Rejection Jason Kilar HBO Max Strategy – Deadline

Why did Warner Bros scrap Batgirl and Scoob! Holiday Haunt? The cancelation by Warner Bros of two made for HBO Max streaming movies came as a shock to the town. There are several threads here, but the move amounts to an emphatic rejection of past WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar’s strategy to make original $70 million …

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