Record #1409

Date:
13/04/1927
Record Type:
Correspondence
Reel:
Reel 3
Frame Start:
3-2647
Frame End:
3-2662
Legacy ID:
1421
Legacy Year:
1927
Legacy Index:
Percentage booking

Concerns the problems inherent n percentage booking - the estimate of the distributors' percentage of ticket sales - and the inaccurate system in place to calculate this percentage. Various letters from studios offering suggestions and alternative systems. Highlights distrust between distributors and exhibitors.

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Box-office earnings (6), Distribution (25), Exhibition (47), Industrial relations (6) Show all keywords…

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