Theater owners complain about Interstellar film release
After theater owners struggled to convert to digital the past few years, Hollywood is doing an about face with an upcoming release strategy that will be favorable to those with film projectors. Christopher Nolan, poster boy for keeping film alive, has convinced studios to release his upcoming film “Interstellar” in various formats including 70mm, 35mm and IMAX 70mm. Those film formats will be distributed a few days early too.
While it’s great for the consumer, is passing another projection cost back to the exhibitor fair?
Read more in the Hollywood Reporter.