The Interview, despite threats from hackers, will be released on YouTube according to Sony Pictures. Sony Pictures has also confirmed that the Seth Rogen and James Franco film will also be available on other platforms such as GooglePlay, Xbox, and on their own Sony website.
Sony has decided to take their game with the hackers in a different direction. Sony Pictures announced that The Interview will be released one day in advance (on Christmas Eve) online before it hits theaters (on Christmas day).
Sony Entertainment’s chairman, Michael Lynton, released a statement,
“It has always been Sony’s intention to have a national platform on which to [...]
Poor, poor Sony… I cringe at the thought of what they must be going through right now because of the hack that had targeted them. When 40 gigabytes of leaked data was sorted through, BuzzFeed discovered a lot of information that is leading to Sony’s downfall. Files that ranged from medical records to unreleased scripts — we can’t help but wonder how Sony plans to bounce back from all of this.
BuzzFeed also uncovered other documents containing employee criminal background checks and salary negotiations. Another leaked file was an unreleased script that was written by Breaking Bad‘s creator, Vince Gilligan.
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