Zack Snyder’s Justice League: How to watch in the UK

Film debuts on Thursday

Annabel Nugent@annabelnugent
Thursday 18 March 2021 10:36
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Trailer for Zack Snyder's director's cut of Justice League

The long wait is finally over, with Zack Snyder’s Justice League now available to watch.

It’s been five years since Justice League flopped, with the film’s failure largely attributed to studio interference when Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s Joss Whedon took over directorial duties from Zack Snyder midway through production. 

Snyder, who left the project following a personal crisis, recently revealed he has still not watched the 2016 film. He said that he had been advised to “never see it” by Christopher Nolan, who served as a producer.

Owing to a fan campaign to #ReleaseTheSnyderCut, the director was given the opportunity to fulfil his vision for the movie with his own four-hour cut that was commissioned by HBO’s streaming service HBO Max.

Early reviews have been mixed. The Independent called it an “exhausting four-hour behemoth” in its two-star review, whereas The Guardian and The Times awarded the film four stars. 

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With the film released today (18 March), you can make up your own mind.

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How to watch Zack Snyder’s Justice League in the UK? 

With HBO Max still unavailable in the UK, viewers can watch the film on Sky Cinema and NOW instead.

If you’re an existing Sky customer but do not pay for the movie channels, you can subscribe to Sky Cinema now at a discounted rate of £11 a month. This is part of an 18-month contract.

If you are not an existing Sky subscriber, you can sign up for a seven-day free trial with the Sky Cinema Pass on NOW – however, be sure to cancel your subscription before the free trial runs out otherwise you will be charged.

If you are streaming in the US, Zack Snyder’s Justice League is available to watch on HBO Max. 

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