Spider-Man: No Way Home opened exclusively in theaters in December.
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Spider-Man: No Way Home was the first (and so far only) film in the pandemic to hit $1 billion in global box office receipts, and its streaming strategy surely helped pack fans into theaters — since the movie hasn’t been streaming at all. Last year saw an unprecedented number of new theatrical movies released on streaming services the same day they hit cinemas. HBO Max, in particular, has become synonymous with the practice. But HBO Max isn’t streaming Spider-Man: No Way Home. And even though actor Tom Holland’s …