Michael Jackson Estate Challenges "Leaving Neverland" With Concert Films

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Sunday evening marked the arrival of the primary a part of HBO’s two-night function of the Leaving Neverland documentary, which chronicles testimonies from accusers of Michael Jackson who allege that the late singer sexually abused them as kids.

While the movie aired, Jackson’s property seemingly issued a problem to the controversial flick by redirecting followers to the 1992 live performance movie Live In Bucharest (The Dangerous Tour). The movie, in response to the property, might be made out there for a restricted time.

It’s solely the newest transfer from the Jackson property and household to problem the documentary for the reason that announcement of its arrival final yr, with a $100 million lawsuit even being filed towards HBO. In addition to the general public add of Live in Bucharest, one other live performance movie, Live At Wembley Stadium will go reside on Monday night as half two of the documentary is ready to air.

An Oprah Winfrey interview with the movie’s director Dan Reed and Jackson’s two accusers, Wade Robson and James Safechuck, will air instantly after half two of the documentary.

“This film transcends Michael Jackson,” Oprah advised an viewers in the course of the taping of the printed in New York. “It permits us to see societal corruption.”