Weinstein Co. Shifts Release Date on ‘Nine’

Moves musical out of the way of its awards hopeful “The Road.”

Last Updated: October 9, 2009 @ 12:22 PM

The Weinstein Co. has shifted the release date of Rob Marshall-directed musical "Nine."

"Nine" had been set to open Nov. 25, but it now will see a limited bow Dec. 18 in New York and Los Angeles before going wide on Dec. 25.

That takes "Nine" out of direct competition with "The Road," the post-apocalyptic road pic that the Weinstein Co. has set to open Nov. 25.

Read more at Variety.