Screenvision Media CEO John Partilla joins Yahoo Finance Live to weigh in on trends in the movie industry and the state of movie theaters.
– The summer movie season is coming to an end, and the box office is still lagging behind 2019, data from Box Office Mojo showing a 31.7% decline in box office sales from pre-pandemic levels. But our next guest believes that there’s still money to be made in the theaters. Joining us now in studio, we want to welcome John Partilla. He’s the CEO of Screenvision Media. We also have our media reporter, Alexandra Canal, joining us here for this conversation.
John, it’s great to see you. Last time we spoke was right at the start of the pandemic.
JOHN PARTILA: Yep.
– Certainly, a very tough time for your industry. We have seen a rebound in the box office, although that rebound has