Originally Posted by Tony Stark
I doubt it. The theaters will cave. Box office for 2013 has been abysmal outside of Oz, and the Croods, and a decent showing by 42.
No one will turn away customers, and it's really only AMC having the issue with this. Like I say, they aren't going to turn away business, because they can afford another bad quarter like they had 1Q 2013.
Oh, I have no doubt that a deal will get made, but what has
been affected is advanced ticket sales, a number which directly feeds into opening weekend. I suppose someone who is looking for advanced tickets in the first place wouldn't be deterred from seeing the movie that weekend anyway. Dunno, just thinking out loud