Freed: Curtain closing on the traditional moviegoing experience


If you love going to the movies, you may soon be facing sticker shock. The huge AMC theatre chain in the U.S. has announced it will be charging extra for seats with “better views” than for “standard” ones or bad views. Hmm, are the bad ones where you’re sitting behind people a foot taller than you? Or with Very Big Hair? AMC says it’s only emulating sports events and concerts, which squeezed folks with lower incomes out of better seats long ago….

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