• The Interview star and co-director Seth Rogan. (Getty)
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Sony pulled the Christmas Day release of "The Interview" on Wednesday after hackers levied threats to attack theatres showing the comedy, causing a slew of exhibitors to say they wouldn't screen the movie.
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18 Dec 2014 - 10:05 AM  UPDATED 18 Dec 2014 - 12:15 PM

The decision has already sparked a large variety of opinions, with many angry at the studio and exhibitors for pulling out of the film starring Seth Rogen and James Franco as a duo on a mission to assassinate North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. Industry figures including Judd Apatow, Rob Lowe, Jimmy Kimmel and more have taken to social media to weigh in, with several slamming Sony for the decision.

Read a list of tweets below, which will be updated as more come in:

 

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