$100M Batgirl Movie Dropped After Disastrous Testing

UPDATE: A new report from Variety (opens in new tab) suggests that the decision to shelve Batgirl may have been made due to tax purposes rather than the film’s alleged poor quality. Batgirl is said to not fit the studio’s new strategy towards superhero films, feeling “neither big enough to feel worthy of a major theatrical release nor small enough to make economic sense in a increasingly cruel streaming landscape”. We’ll keep you updated as this story progresses. The original article continues below.

Exactly how bad should a superhero blockbuster (which is already in post-production) be for your studio to permanently shelve it? When it comes to DC’s Batgirl, we’ll never know why Warner Bros. Discovery decided never to release it, according to an exclusive report by New York Post (opens in new tab).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *