You have to figure the mid-range budget thriller “The Hunt,” is not a movie Universal is going to simply eat because the Far Right fears its “The rich are killing us for sport” messaging. It will wind up somewhere on somebody’s release slate or streaming service. And soon.
Maybe they don’t have another “Purge” on their hands, but if you follow the news about rich predators in all corners of the culture, from Weinsteins and Epsteins to any given NFL owner, this resonates.
“The Hunt”could still be released despite controversy: There’s ‘definitely a chance,’ says producer https://t.co/bTYSpriIwD https://twitter.com/EW/status/1163290927458332673?s=17