Michael Jackson movie advance tickets

posted by moviebuff82 on August 26, 2009 at 7:40 am

According to a press release from Sony, the upcoming “This is It” movie will be released on October 28 for only two weeks; advance ticketing goes on sale September 27 worldwide.

Sony Pictures Entertainment and Sony Music Entertainment announced today that Michael Jackson THIS IS IT will be released exclusively for a special, limited, two-week engagement worldwide, with the studio pushing up the debut of the film by two days, to Wednesday, October 28th. Due to the anticipated demand for this film, tickets for the two-week presentation will go on sale in most cities beginning on Sunday, September 27th.

Separately, the producers of Michael Jackson THIS IS IT announced that Kenny Ortega has been set to direct the motion picture. The film is being produced with the full support of The Estate of Michael Jackson.

Read the article at Michael Jackson.com.

Comments (8)

efriedmann on August 26, 2009 at 8:20 am

The only thing that upset me about the death of Michael Jackson was that he died on the same day as Farrah Fawcett and stole all of the press she should have gotten!

It’s amazing how quickly people forgot that in addition to being a great musical artist (not to me, though…he wasn’t my taste in music), he was also a drug adict and accused child molester! Yet, despite that, it’s easy to see that his death is going to join the likes of celebrity-deaths-that-refuse-to-die just like Elvis Presley, John Lennon and Princess Diana.

Chris Utley
Chris Utley on August 26, 2009 at 8:51 am

THAT comment is a perfect example of why many times it’s best to keep your opinions to yourself. Such hatred and cynicism makes me sick to my stomach!

I (a lifetime MJ fanatic) will be there will bells on!

longislandmovies on August 26, 2009 at 9:32 am

I was taught never speak ill of the dead………….

Simon Overton
Simon Overton on August 26, 2009 at 9:49 am

Who cares?… I don’t but am glad that young boys are now much safer!

Theaterman1 on August 26, 2009 at 1:11 pm

First and foremost, i live in a country whereby if you are proved innocent with a court of law and by your fellow peers, you should be treated that way, there was no proof any of that stuff ever happened, i am sure that if it had, more would have come out of the closet to make sure it did not happen again, i dont think there was even one, that being said, i was not a MJ fan but he did more good for the world then almost the entire ‘follywood’ we have now, sorry but facts are facts

efriedmann on August 27, 2009 at 8:11 am

Okay, all accusations of child molestations aside…

If you’re a drug additct by your own freewill, sooner or later, you’re going to “pay the check”! I said the same thing when Heath Ledger bought it!

markp on August 27, 2009 at 8:49 am

I agree with Love movies. Although I was never a big fan of his, Its gotten to the point where can we please just let the man rest in peace already.

JANNY2 on September 22, 2009 at 1:07 pm

Simon Overton, MJ was proven innocent, just imagine if you were innocent and found guilty, not so funny now, is it …….read the case and it will become apparent to you and many who like to judge that this was extortion. Mj was proven innocent because there was no evidence, and after interviewing 200 people, i think the LAPD would have found some.

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