Worst News of the Week: HP 6 Moved to July 2009


I am pretty scathingly angry right now.


Warner Brothers announced today that Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince will not be released until Summer 2009.


2009?????


It previously had a release date set for November 18, 2008.


Long-winded explanation behind the move can be read here: MarketWatch: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" Moves to Summer 2009


In summary, Warner Brothers thinks the summer is a better time for this type of family release (re: it will make more money). They also attempt to shift some blame on repercussions from the writer's strike.


If I could Avada Kevadra someone at Warner Brothers right now, I just might...

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Aug 15, 2008 8:52AM EDT

This is the worst news of the month, for all the diehard fans.

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Aug 15, 2008 9:29AM EDT

1. doesn't Adavra Kedavra get you into legal problems in the real world?2. Makes sense, but Daniel R. will be 30 years old by the time they finish the third movie.

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Aug 15, 2008 12:42PM EDT

It seems like a major last minute decision. I mean they have already released the trailer which says to be released Nov 2008. Highly uncool!

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