Taylor Swift’s Movie Forces Jason Blum to Move ‘Exorcist’ Release

The Exorswift Is No Longer Happening After Jason Blum Moves Exorcist Release Date

Taylor Swift.
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Taylor Swift forgot Jason Blum existed when she deliberate for her Eras Tour film to launch on the identical day as his Exorcist movie. 

Blum’s upcoming horror sequel, The Exorcist: Believer, was initially set to premiere on — the deliberate — date of Friday, October 13. Swift, in the meantime, revealed on Thursday, August 31, that her live performance movie will land in theaters the identical day to line up together with her fortunate quantity 13. 

The double function instantly sparked a meme through social media just like the Barbenheimer mashup — which occurred when Barbie and Oppenheimer have been launched on the identical day this summer time — with followers utilizing the hashtag #Exorswift. 

Nonetheless, Blumhouse Productions revealed afterward Thursday that Exorcist: Believer’s premiere date will now be moved up by per week in an effort to keep away from releasing on the identical day because the pop star’s function movie debut.  

“Look what you made me do. The Exorcist: Believer strikes to 10/6/23,” Blum wrote via X (formally often known as Twitter), referencing Swift’s “Look What You Made Me Do“ lyrics. “#TaylorWins.”

Swift’s Eras Tour film could have no less than 4 every day showtimes from Thursday via Saturday at each AMC theater location in the USA starting on October 13. Moreover, LOOK Cinemas, B&B Theatres, Malco Theatres, Marcus Theatres and Harkins Theatres,alongside different smaller chains, will showcase the filmed live performance. 

The film’s run time is listed at 2 hours and 45 minutes — virtually an hour lower than Swift’s precise Eras live performance — with ticket costs working at $19.89 for adults and $13.13 for youngsters and seniors. (A play on her 1989 album and favourite digit, respectively.) IMAX tickets will price extra. 

The Exorswift Is No Longer Happening After Jason Blum Moves Exorcist Release Date

‘The Exorcist: Believer’ film poster, 2023.
Common Studios

“The Eras Tour has been probably the most significant, electrical expertise of my life up to now and I’m overjoyed to inform you that it’ll be coming to the massive display quickly 😆,” Swift wrote through Instagram on Thursday alongside a trailer for the musical flick. “Beginning Oct thirteenth you’ll be capable of expertise the live performance movie in theaters in North America! Tickets are on sale now. Eras apparel, friendship bracelets, singing and dancing inspired 🫶 1, 2, 3 LGB!!!! (iykyk).” 

The Exorcist: Believer, in the meantime, options the return of Ellen Burstyn as Chris MacNeil from the unique 1973  movie, with different stars together with Leslie Odom Jr. and Ann Dowd. Whereas the primary Exorcist follows a lady possessed by a mysterious entity, the sequel will see single father Victor (Odom) confront the same pressure of evil that overtakes his daughter Angela (Lidya Jewett) and her good friend Katherine (Olivia Marcum). 

2018’s Halloween director David Gordon Inexperienced is behind the brand new Exorcist movie, which takes place precisely 50 years after the unique. It’s the primary of a deliberate trilogy, with a sequel already set for April 18, 2025.