In the wake of the school shooting in Newtown, Conn., the Weinstein Co. has decided to cancel the Hollywood premiere of its movie
The studio was set to roll out the red carpet for the ultra-violent
"Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families of the tragedy in Newtown, CT, and in this time of national mourning we have decided to forgo our scheduled event," a spokesperson for the Weinstein Co. said in a statement.
"Django Unchained" is the fourth Hollywood-related event to be postponed or canceled since Friday, when a gunman shot and killed 20 children and six adults at the school.
All of the other big films set for release in the coming weeks, including