DUNDALK, Md. (WJZ) — Tickets are still available at the only Baltimore area theater showing “The Interview” starring James Franco and Seth Rogen.
The controversial comedy is about the fictional assassination of North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un is getting its time on the big screen after hackers threatened terrorism at movie theaters that showed the film.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Humid, Unsettled Days Lie Ahead
Although many major movie theater companies pulled the movie from their theaters, independent theaters learned last Thursday Sony Pictures had announced a limited release.About 300 theaters nationwide will have showings of the film, including one in Baltimore County.
The Eastpoint 10 Cinemas at 7938 Eastern Avenue will have it available Christmas Day starting at 11:40 a.m.
Additional showings are available at 1:10, 2:10, 3:40, 4:40, 6:10, 7:10 and 8:10 p.m. According to an employee, tickets are still available for each showing.READ MORE: Bowie Picks Up The Pieces After Possible Tornado Leaves Trail Of Damage
The movie also premiered online on YouTube, Google Play and on Xbox, so people have the option from watching from home.
Actor Seth Rogen and his producing partner Evan Goldberg thanked a Los Angeles crowd late Wednesday night at a showing of “The Interview.”
The only other theaters showing the film in Maryland area are in Brandywine, Md. and Washington, D.C.
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