In keeping with The Hollywood Reporter, The Weinstein Firm will probably be eradicating Harvey Weinstein’s title and its personal emblem from the upcoming house video releases of Wind River, Leap!, and Tulip Fever. That is “extremely uncommon,” because the story notes, and it’s being carried out to “allay the considerations of filmmakers” who don’t need their work “tainted” by Harvey Weinstein and the numerous allegations of sexual assault and harassment he’s dealing with. New masters of those movies are supposedly being made particularly for house releases.
The Hollywood Reporter story additionally says that the Weinstein Firm emblem is perhaps faraway from older motion pictures as effectively, however “no resolution will probably be made till the corporate’s future is determined.” Meaning the corporate isn’t going to hassle altering its outdated motion pictures till present executives David Glasser and Bob Weinstein (Harvey’s brother) know if it’s being purchased out or if it’s getting a reputation change. It doesn’t matter what occurs, it looks as if the times of The Weinstein Firm—or not less than its title and emblem—are numbered.
The Hollywood Reporter notes that The Weinstein Firm’s subsequent movie is The Present Warfare with Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon, which is meant to come back out on November 24 however is “sure to be pushed again.”