Today’s links of interest:
- Social Networking Making Friday The Only Day That Counts
Despite all the marketing plans, budgets, and meetings, the real-time reactions of users on Twitter can have serious negative (or positive or unexpected!) impact on how a movie opens. (Note to studios: this means the trick of not screening for reviewers in hopes of a good first weekend is less likely).
- Digital Downloads Creating Headaches For Labels
While some interesting tidbits in this story exist, the 2005-feeling headline and intro are painful.