Netflix has confirmed the release of Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile in February 2023, however, this remains good news for only selected regions.
The movie is set in New York City and centers around a crocodile, who is struggling to adjust to the bustling city, although he can’t talk, he an sing.
The animated musical hybrid movie features the vocal talents of Shawn Mendes and also stars Javier Bardem, Constance Wu, Winslow Fegley, Scoot McNairy, and Brett Gelman.
According to What’s on Netflix, the streaming giant’s deal with Sony, allows it to retain the incoming movies for 18 months before heading to Disney services (whether Hulu or Disney+).
Mostly Sony movies take 120 days to come to Netflix, however, in some instances, the number of days can exceed that.
Since Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile was released in October 2022. The outlet has confirmed that is coming to Netflix U.S. exactly 120 days following its theatrical release on February 4th, 2023. The date is the same for Netflix India.
Unfortunately, regions like the United Kingdom, most of Europe, and Latin America will have to wait 2 to 4 years.