The New Mutants Movie

‘The New Mutants’ Reportedly Delayed Again – May Go Straight To HULU

Just when you thought it couldn’t get any worse for Fox’s X-Men franchise – it does. The latest news involves The New Mutants – and following reports that X-Men: Dark Phoenix is an embarrassment – this doesn’t come as a surprise. It basically says The New Mutants is the same, and may not even be released into theaters. Yes, you read that correctly – an X-Men movie may forego a cinematic release.

The rumor comes from Scott Bechtel (co-host of Merc with a Podcast), who writes:

“Just heard a whisper through the grapevine: The New Mutants will be delayed again. Fox and Boone are really struggling coming to terms on a comprehensible and finished product. They’re looking to release it in early November. But Fox is still toying with a Hulu release in October for The New Mutants. They’re trying to decide which method would have a more returnable value for an otherwise dead on arrival film.”

It’s also said that this movie is NOT set in the same Universe as the other X-Men movies:

Yikes. Here’s hoping these movies are better than what’s being suggested – but we’re not so sure that’s the case. Many fans are just waiting this out until the X-Men debut in the MCU – which will happen soon enough.

As of right now, The New Mutants is scheduled for release on August 2nd, 2019.

What do you think of this news? Are you looking forward to Dark Phoenix and The New Mutants? Tell us in the comments below!

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