Tag: Ticket Pricing

Sinemia cuts prices to counter rival MoviePass surge pricing | cleveland.com

Sinemia cuts prices to counter rival MoviePass surge pricing | cleveland.com

The MoviePass rival is slashing prices in advance of the release of potential blockbusters such as “Mission: Impossible – Fallout,” “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again,” “Crazy Rich Asians,” and “The Meg.” The price for Sinemia’s cheapest monthly plan is now $3.99, a savings of $1. For that, subscribers get one ticket to a standard format […]

Ibiza Virgins’ Guide: clubbing on Ibiza on a budget | Ibiza Spotlight

Ibiza Virgins’ Guide: clubbing on Ibiza on a budget | Ibiza Spotlight

Ibiza may seem like an expensive place to the inexperienced eye and it’s easy to see why. Nightclub entry ticket prices are not exactly inexpensive. Many hotels cost more than the average monthly mortgage repayment. Thinking of buying a round of drinks in a super-club? Good one. But don’t despair. Although this magical island seems […]

MoviePass’s useful financial horror show – See it before it leaves theatres | Economist

MoviePass’s useful financial horror show – See it before it leaves theatres | Economist

EVEN by the standards of Hollywood, it sounds an unlikely pitch—an app that offers almost unlimited access to cinemas for $10 a month. The service, called MoviePass, pays cinemas full price for nearly every ticket that filmgoers use. By design, it loses more money the more people use it. The ending seems to be predictable. […]

Exclusive: Jeff Bezos plans to charge at least $200,000 for space rides – sources | The Mighty 790 KFGO

Exclusive: Jeff Bezos plans to charge at least $200,000 for space rides – sources | The Mighty 790 KFGO

Executives at the company, started by Amazon.com Inc founder Bezos in 2000, told a business conference last month they planned test flights with passengers on the New Shepard soon, and to start selling tickets next year. The company, based about 20 miles (32 km) south of Seattle, has made public the general design of the vehicle – […]

MoviePass will let you see Imax movies with subscription by Labor Day | Business Insider

MoviePass will let you see Imax movies with subscription by Labor Day | Business Insider

It’s sure to be a welcome sight for subscribers living in major markets like New York or Los Angeles. In New York City, seeing a movie in Imax or Real 3D ranges from $20 to $24 a ticket, so MoviePass subscribers, who generally pay $10 a month, would be saving money even with an added […]

SeaWorld’s new parking prices make absolutely no sense | Blogs

SeaWorld’s new parking prices make absolutely no sense | Blogs

During a quarterly earnings report conference call last November, Joel Manby, the CEO of SeaWorld who would leave the company just three months later, explained that SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment was looking at different pricing options. “We are committed to returning our business to growth through compelling products, enhanced pricing strategies, and new marketing and […]

Don’t Hate on Surge Pricing From Uber and MoviePass | TheStreet

Don’t Hate on Surge Pricing From Uber and MoviePass | TheStreet

What’s worse than pulling up the Uber app to catch a ride home after a long weekend night only to be met with the surge pricing warning? No Uber at all. That could very well be the fate of a company like Uber without surge pricing. The same goes for the likes of MoviePass, the […]

Ticket scalping bots are robbing true fans of iconic, live events | The NewDaily

Ticket scalping bots are robbing true fans of iconic, live events | The NewDaily

Automated scalping bots are snatching up Australian event tickets in bulk far more quickly than genuine fans can secure a single ticket, amid mounting pressure for a crackdown on ticket bots. Tickets to major events are increasingly selling out within minutes – and while high demand may partly contribute to this, fans have questioned why countless tickets […]

Here’s why MoviePass is introducing surge pricing | WMUR

Here’s why MoviePass is introducing surge pricing | WMUR

In a statement Thursday, MoviePass said that it is still in a testing period with surge pricing, which will roll out to all subscribers over the next few weeks. To start, it said members can expect a fee of between $2 and $6. Members on an annual or quarterly plan won’t have to pay surge […]

How You Can Out-Hack The Airlines | WDTN

How You Can Out-Hack The Airlines | WDTN

Often, you can’t choose a seat assignment or pay for upgrades such as a seat with extra legroom. “The best thing you can do,” advises Norcross, “is pack light and maybe expect to sit next to the bathroom.” And if it seems like ticket prices fluctuate by the minute, they can! Similar to Uber’s “Surge […]