LOS ANGELES(RushPRnews)11/06/08-“Twilight” doesnâ€™t open until two weeks from tonight (at midnight), but Fandango is reporting that nearly 100 show times for the November 21 release are already sold-out across the nation, from Sacramento, California to Gainesville, Florida.
Twilight accounts for 63% of all ticket sales on Fandango, the nationâ€™s largest movie ticketing destination, outpacing those of High School Musical 3 at the same point in that filmâ€™s sales cycle (two weeks before release date).
A few new stats from our ongoing Twilight moviegoers survey on Fandango.com (as of 11/6/08):
â€¢ 87% of respondents said they saw the trailers and clips online;
â€¢ 92% said the trailers and clips made they want to buy a ticket to the movie;
â€¢ 73% are most excited to see Robert Pattinson as Edward (respondents were asked to choose one Twilight character they were most excited to see portrayed on the big screen);
â€¢ 31% of Twilight moviegoers are 17 or under; 28% are 18-24; 22% are 25-34; 16% are 35-49; 3% are 50 or over.
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Movie Fandango User Rating % Fandango Sales
Twilight â€œMust Goâ€ 63%
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa â€œGoâ€ 21%
Quantum of Solace â€œGoâ€ 6%
High School Musical 3: Senior Year â€œGoâ€ 3%
Zack and Miri Make a Porno â€œGoâ€ 1%
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