3D screens on holiday list

By November 2, 2009Newswires

3D screens on holiday list
Theaters prep push for `Avatar,` `Christmas Carol`

by Pamela McClintock, Ali Jaafari

Theater owners are scrambling to make sure they have enough 3D screens to make it a happy holiday season. This past year, moviegoers have proved their willingness to pay extra coin for a 3D ticket — particularly in foreign markets.

So exhibs around the globe have been adding screens as fast as they can before the Nov. 6 release of Disney`s "A Christmas Carol," starring Jim Carrey, and the Dec. 18 bow of James Cameron`s "Avatar," from 20th Century Fox.

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