The Hollywood Reporter reported the following Monday:
Revenue - Weeks - Presidents - Day - Weekend
Revenue for the first seven weeks of 2019 has hit an eight-year low, capped by what looks to be the worst Presidents Day weekend in at least 15 years.
January was down more than 15 percent from the prior year sans a breakout hit or a carryover holiday hit such as Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and The Greatest Showman last year, or a Star Wars pic the three previous years. Revenue for January 2019 came in at roughly $812 million, the lowest since 2011.
February - Relief - Revenue - Month - Level
So far, February hasn’t brought much relief. Revenue for the month is also at its lowest level since 2011, according to Comscore.
There are two people at whom I’d point all the blame...