Summer Movie Season Flops Again

A few summer blockbusters did their studios proud, but most of this summer’s crop of Hollywood films did little to attract an audience of the size the industry expects during the hot months. “The number of people going to the movies in the summer has declined 4.4 percent in the last two years. The last time attendance declined in consecutive summers was in 1995, ’96 and ’97.”

Source: Chicago Tribune (LA Times) - 09/01/04