Tickets For Twilight Movie New Moon Selling Like Hot Cakes

Advance tickets for the next Twilight movie, New Moon, are available now with nearly 2,000 show  times posted on Fandango.  Even though the highly-anticipated film doesn’t open for another ten weeks (on November 20), it’s already #2 in sales on the site.

And Tyler Perry’s new movie is inspiring audiences to head to the theaters this weekend, with a  nice  surge of ticket sales this morning.

Please call us for more information – with best wishes, Harry Medved/Fandango ( harry.medved@fandango.com ; 310-954-0461)

Melinda Petrow/Fandango (melinda.petrow@fandango.com; 310-954-0278, ext. 231)

Fandango Five – Today’s Ticket Sales (as of 9/11/09 10:00 a.m. PT)  

Movie                                                                                                            Fandango User Rating                                % Fandango Sales                                         

Tyler Perry’s I Can Co Bad All By Myself                                                        “Go”                                                                 53%

The Twilight Saga: New Moon                                                                          “Must Go”                                                         25%

9                                                                                                                             “So-So”                                                              4%

Inglourious Basterds                                                                                          “Go”                                                                     3%

Whiteout                                                                                                              “So-So”                                                                3%

Fandango Weekly Poll (as of 9/11/09 10:00 a.m. PT)   

Among the upcoming horror films in the next few weeks, which one are you most excited to see in the theater?

Zombieland          31%

Jennifer’s Body    30%

Sorority Row         18%

Pandorum            13%

Other                        8%

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