TITLE

'Passion' building among exhibs

AUTHOR(S)
Snyder, Gabriel
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/19/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 39, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of Icon and Newmarket to distribute additional prints of Mel Gibson's movie "The Passion of the Christ". Increase in the number of theaters that will play the movie; Comments of Newmarket chief executive officer Bob Berney on the increase in demand for the movie; Estimated sales from the movie.
ACCESSION #
12357008

 

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