Moviegoers Do The Fandango As ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Outpaces ‘A Star Is Born’ In Advance Ticket Sales; Freddie Mercury Biopic Eyes $40M Potential Start

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Don’t underestimate the power of 20th Century Fox/New Regency/GK Films’ Bohemian Rhapsody this weekend. The appeal for the band Queen is multi-generational, and doesn’t just pertain to the original hippie-turned-yuppie fans of the 1970s into 1980s, but extends to the core fans’ sons and daughters, and ultimately, yes, their grandchildren. Talk about demand: Exhibitors have been ringing up Fox for extra screens, and we hear that Bohemian Rhapsody is now looking at a…