Listen Live on  
 

97.1 WASH-FM

Washington's Variety of the 80s, 90s & Today!
 
 
On Air Now Listen Live on  

Jenni Chase

Movie poster with 9/11 imagery causes controversy

 

Someone over at Paramount Pictures Australia wasn't thinking. The company tweeted a movie poster Tuesday showing the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles jumping off a exploding skyscraper -- with a release date of September 11th.

Unsurprisingly, the Internet wasn't happy. One online commentator wrote, "WOW. Someone's getting fired for this," and another said, "Did Paramount really think this was a suitable poster for a movie release on September 11th?" The image was quickly deleted. 

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comes out on August 8th in the U.S

Recommended Stories

More from 97.1 WASH-FM

*