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E Online: 9/11 Movie Passes Box-Office Test

By Indiewire | Indiewire May 1, 2006 at 10:40AM

"The 'United 93' question was: Was it too soon--too soon for a movie about 9-11? The box-office answer was: No, not really. The doggedly fact-based drama grossed $11.6 million in its Friday-Sunday debut, per estimates from the box-office tracking firm Exhibitor Relations. Its per-screen average was even more impressive: $6,462--average-wise, no other major movie played to bigger crowds." Joal Ryan reports.
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"The 'United 93' question was: Was it too soon--too soon for a movie about 9-11? The box-office answer was: No, not really. The doggedly fact-based drama grossed $11.6 million in its Friday-Sunday debut, per estimates from the box-office tracking firm Exhibitor Relations. Its per-screen average was even more impressive: $6,462--average-wise, no other major movie played to bigger crowds." Joal Ryan reports.






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