Hours after Shoojit Sircar’s next ‘Gulabo Sitabo’ was confirmed to release directly on Amazon Prime Video, cinema chain, INOX has expressed its “displeasure and disappointment” at the move.
In a statement released on Twitter, INOX said that the move was “disconcerting”. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushmann Khurrana. It releases on the digital platform on 12th June 2020.
STATEMENT BY INOX ON A PRODUCTION HOUSE’S ANNOUNCEMENT TO RELEASE THEIR MOVIE ON AN OTT PLATFORM BY SKIPPING THE THEATRICAL RUN pic.twitter.com/NfqoYV2QRx
— INOX Leisure Ltd. (@INOXMovies) May 14, 2020