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WRITER ARGUES PLATFORM RELEASES ANGER MOVIEGOERS IN SMALL CITIES

December 8, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The arts and entertainment editor of the Springfield, IL State Journal-Register has blasted Hollywood studios’ frequent policy of slowly “platforming” the release of high-profile end-of-year movies like The Descendants. The result, said Brian Mackey, is that while The Descendants “has been receiving great reviews … Springfield (population 118,000) residents could not yet see the movie.” […]