Way back in 2018, before the world was disappointed by David Benioff
and Db Weiss’ final season of “Game of Thrones
,” the series’ creators talked about the idea that they originally wanted to end the show with three theatrically-released films. The idea being that HBO
could pay for six hours’ worth of films and gain some cash back in box office earnings. But then the idea was scrapped and the premium network basically wrote a blank check for Benioff and Weiss to finish the series on TV.
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Explains Why HBO Turned Down The Three-Movie Ending For ‘Game Of Thrones’ at The Playlist.