Marvel to rerelease 'Avengers', 'Iron Man 3' in Hong Kong

WION Web Team
New Delhi Published: May 27, 2020, 05:11 PM(IST)

Robert Downey Jr as Iron Man Photograph:( Twitter )

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The studios aim to lure back cinema goers who might be wary of returning to the theatres via this model of rereleasing iconic blockbusters. 

Looks like Hong Kong has now become a hot favourite among studios for rereleasing their films. According to the latest development, Marvel will be rereleasing ‘The Avengers’ and ‘Iron Man 3’ in Hong Kong cinemas from May 28 until June 10.

This is in attempt to revive the entertainment industry as the world went into a complete lockdown owing to the coronavirus outbreak. 

The studios aim to lure back cinema goers who might be wary of returning to the theatres via this model of rereleasing iconic blockbusters. 

While only two Marvel films have been announced, we understand that they will plan on releasing more such films. 

Meanwhile, Warner Bros. had earlier revealed that they will rerelease Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Batman trilogy in Hong Kong and Taiwan theatres this summer. 

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Warners also rereleased a 4K remastered version of ‘The Matrix’ in Hong Kong. 

In China, all four of Marvel's Avengers movies are being rereleased in the country and Hollywood blockbusters including ‘Avatar’ and Warner Bros.' Nolan films ‘Inception’ and ‘Interstellar’ are also getting a second outing on the big screen. 

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