After her Eras tour shattered ticket gross sales data final yr, now Taylor Swift is coming for the field workplace. The upcoming Taylor Swift | The Eras Tour live performance movie set a single-day gross sales file for AMC in simply three hours after the ticket presale went dwell, raking in a complete of $26 million in gross sales in at some point, the theater chain announced.
That beats the earlier single-day gross sales file held by Spider-Man: No Manner Dwelling at $16.9 million. Except for AMC, Fandango says that the three-hour movie now sits on the location’s checklist of the largest first-day ticket sellers all through its 23-year historical past, alongside field workplace giants like Avengers: Endgame and Star Wars: The Power Awakens.
“Not solely is Taylor Swift’s live performance movie the most effective first-day ticket vendor of the yr on Fandango, however the live performance movie is performing just like the superhero she is and rating among the many greatest first-day ticket sellers of all time from franchises like Marvel, Star Wars, DC Comics and extra,” Jerramy Hainline, Fandango’s senior vice chairman, says in a statement.
On Thursday, AMC introduced that it is bringing Swift’s Eras Tour live performance movie to theaters throughout the US, which incorporates some showings at IMAX and Dolby places. To account for “unprecedented demand,” AMC says it’s including further showtimes “the place essential and obtainable.”
Since AMC can be working as a distributor of the movie, Deadline reports that it’ll even be proven at different theaters like Regal, Cinemark, and Harkins. That additionally means the $26 million presale determine reported by AMC may very well be a lot greater. Taylor Swift | The Eras Tour hits theaters on October thirteenth, 2023.