Paramount Deletes Controversial 9/11 “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Poster

Intentional or unintentional, the Australian poster juxtaposes an exploding building and a September 11 release date.


On Tuesday, Paramount Pictures Australia tweeted out a poster for the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie.


On Tuesday, Paramount Pictures Australia tweeted out a poster for the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie.


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Many people quickly commented on the poster.


Many people quickly commented on the poster.


The poster shows the Turtles jumping from an exploding building and the Australian release date is listed as September 11, 2014. (The movie will be released in the US August 8, 2014.) Particularly since the franchise is set in New York City, many found it offensive.


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