“Black Widow” is already in theaters, but rental of the tape was also enabled on the Disney Plus streaming platform. This is the first film of phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which had to postpone its premiere from April 2020 to June 2021.
Unfortunately, the box office has been extremely low during the first weeks of release. In part, this is due to the pandemic but some analysts believe it could be its simultaneous premiere on Disney Plus.
The same actress has shown her dissatisfaction with a lawsuit against Disney. It is not a matter of non-payment or a low salary (as Johansson had previously stated), but a contractual matter.
Today, July 29, a lawsuit has been reported in Los Angeles, California, United States, where Scarlett Johansson indicates that the conditions of her contract have been violated. It is specified that the exclusive theatrical release had been guaranteed, there was no mention of Disney Plus.
The problem is that the actress’s salary depends on the box office. So far, only $ 320 million has been recovered.
“This will not be the last case in which Hollywood talent confronts Disney and makes it clear that, whatever the company wants, it has an obligation to comply with its contracts,” explained the actress’ lawyer. , John Berlinski.
“Black Widow”: David Harbor got stuck in the Red Guardian costume
The film focuses on an episode from Natasha Romanova’s past. Basically, we found out what his training was like to enter the KGB Black Widow program.
During the different advances we have seen important characters for the future of the MCU such as Red Guardian or Yelena Belova. One of the recurring jokes of the film was that Red Guardian had to wear the superhero costume again but he was already a little overweight.
Interestingly, Marvel Studios revealed on social media that actor David Harbor explained that he did get stuck in the character’s jumpsuit.
“During the filming of Alexei changing into his Red Guardian suit, there was one shot where he got trapped inside the suit and had to call for help getting out. The shot even became part of the film ”, it was detailed.