Dark Knight Out Selling Spiderman 3
Fandango is reporting that dozens of of the midnight screenings for The Dark Knight are already sold out for the (US) opening on Thursday night/Friday morning, July 17th. That’s a full three weeks before the film hits. A few theaters have begun to add 3:00am showtimes on Friday morning to help meet the consumer demand.
As of June 27, “Dark Knight” has sold eight times as many tickets on MovieTickets.com as “Spider-Man 3″ at the same point in the sales cycle — 21 days from the film’s official release. “Spider-Man 3″ is the No. 10 film on MovieTickets.com’s Top-10 Performing Films of All-Time.