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Holiday Blockbusters May Salvage 2017 Box Office Numbers

Wednesday, December 6, 2017   (0 Comments)
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From Variety:

It’s been a bruising year for the movie business. Major studios are trying to move past a brutal summer box office — the lowest in more than two decades — as well as the ever-widening sexual harassment scandal that has heaped dirt on some of Hollywood’s biggest names.

As the bad headlines continue to pile up, the industry is hoping it will finally have something to celebrate this holiday season. At least one film hitting theaters in December is guaranteed to be a global blockbuster: Disney/Lucasfilm’s “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” But several other pictures are elbowing their way into a packed Christmas corridor, looking to be runners up. It’s a critically important season, one that in recent years has accounted for 15% of the annual box office haul.

- Read the full article at Variety.com


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