There’s good news and bad news at the same time. It’s only the start of the holiday movie season yet year-to-date statistics show that 2008’s box office revenues have passed 2007’s. According to Media By Numbers, it’s $8.148 billion vs $8.074 billion. But, and this is important, attendance is down 3.56%.
2008 Box Office Passes Last Year's Stats
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