The drama had been scheduled to arrive in theaters on Dec. 6.
The Spirit awards will be handed out in Santa Monica on Feb. 8.
The incident happened at a theater in Metairie, Louisiana.
The Apple drama stars Anthony Mackie and Samuel L. Jackson.
Cynthia Erivo ultimately landed the role as abolitionist Harriet Tubman.
The actress is also directing the film about an MMA fighter who has fallen on hard times.
The upcoming Netflix film titled ‘The Harder They Fall’ co-stars Jonathan Majors.
The film will be written and directed by Mariama Diallo.
The streaming giant is set to make the fourth installment in the franchise.
The African American women worked at NASA in the 1950s.