Leading Korean cinema chains Cj Cgv, Lotte reject ‘Trolls World Tour’

Published on Apr 08, 2020

Leading Korean cinema chains Cj Cgv, Lotte reject ‘Trolls World Tour’

Universal Pictures plans to release the animation day-and-date in theatres and on VoD in Korea on April 29.

Leading South Korean exhibitors Cj Cgv and Lotte Cinema have refused to screen DreamWorks animation Trolls World Tour after Universal Pictures announced plans to release the film day-and-date in theatres and on VoD in Korea on April 29.

Of the territory’s top three multiplex chains, Megabox now looks to be the exclusive exhibitor for the musical animation sequel to 2016’s Trolls.

Cj Cgv and Lotte Cinema previously boycotted Netflix releases such as Bong Joon Ho’s 2017 sci-fi Okja on the grounds of maintaining

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