Quote Originally Posted by Vic Vega View Post
If theaters won't show the movie, Sony can't get paid.

If Sony can't get paid, there is nothing in it for them.

Showing they can't be pushed around by releasing it for free online won't put a dime in their pockets.
So they just caved and cut their losses.
If it goes on Netflix, they might get some money through subscriptions.

Or heck, maybe Franco and Rogen will take the distribution rights back and do their own thing. Who knows.