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Postby Tyler » Thu Jul 05, 2018 1:11 pm

Slowly rolling out the peak pricing. I assume I'll rarely be effected by it so idc, as long as it means MoviePass gets to stay around because of it.
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Postby cwilkins88 » Thu Jul 05, 2018 1:12 pm

Tyler wrote:Source of the post Slowly rolling out the peak pricing. I assume I'll rarely be effected by it so idc, as long as it means MoviePass gets to stay around because of it.


Thanks for letting me know. I heard a rumor earlier today, but now that it's on CPT, I can finally confirm it.
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Postby Blue Jackets » Sat Jul 07, 2018 9:23 am

Engadget says that peak pricing only affects customers w/ monthly plans and new annual subscribers. Customers with annual passes won't be suspect to it until their subscription renews.
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Postby Travis » Sat Jul 07, 2018 3:33 pm

So will I be safe on my movie pass card. I got my card in April
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Postby Tyler » Sat Jul 07, 2018 4:54 pm

Travis wrote:So will I be safe on my movie pass card. I got my card in April
You'll be safe from surge pricing because you live in Sheldon.
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Postby Blue Jackets » Mon Jul 16, 2018 6:48 am

Peak pricing was fully rolled out this weekend. Any showtime I looked up for a movie that was new or recently new had peak pricing over the weekend. Price ranged from +$3 - $4.50. I'm not cancelling yet though, I would like to see how they react to the outcry.
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Postby Tyler » Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:17 am

Blue Jackets wrote:Source of the post Peak pricing was fully rolled out this weekend. Any showtime I looked up for a movie that was new or recently new had peak pricing over the weekend. Price ranged from +$3 - $4.50. I'm not cancelling yet though, I would like to see how they react to the outcry.

Last night at 9:30pm Hotel Transylvania was surge pricing at the local small theater. Ant-Man was not surge Friday at 2:00 when we went and it was in an almost sold out auditorium in the largest theater in town. Makes no sense.
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Postby Corey » Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:20 am

Blue Jackets wrote:Source of the post Peak pricing was fully rolled out this weekend. Any showtime I looked up for a movie that was new or recently new had peak pricing over the weekend. Price ranged from +$3 - $4.50. I'm not cancelling yet though, I would like to see how they react to the outcry.

We cancelled because of this yesterday. We are switching to the AMC offering as we almost exclusively go to weekend showings. I moved my account over to it yesterday and am seeing Skyscraper today in Dolby Cinema (which is awesome if you've never gone to one). Online ticketing/being able to go to IMAX/Dolby Cinema is going to be well worth the price increase (although it'll likely end up being cheaper than MoviePass with peak pricing and our viewing habits).
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Postby wags83 » Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:27 am

I have no clue how they calculate peak pricing. We went to the theater on Saturday and almost every showing was peak pricing, EXCEPT the movie we were going to (Sorry to Bother You). We checked in and the theater was damn near full, we got one of the last pairs of seats and ended up in the 2nd row from the front. Don't get me wrong, I'm glad we didn't have to pay more but I'm really not sure how that wasn't considered peak. I won't cancel yet because we don't go to weekend movies too terribly often, but if we have to start paying peak prices on weekdays that'll be another story.
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Postby Corey » Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:29 am

wags83 wrote:Source of the post I have no clue how they calculate peak pricing. We went to the theater on Saturday and almost every showing was peak pricing, EXCEPT the movie we were going to (Sorry to Bother You). We checked in and the theater was damn near full, we got one of the last pairs of seats and ended up in the 2nd row from the front. Don't get me wrong, I'm glad we didn't have to pay more but I'm really not sure how that wasn't considered peak. I won't cancel yet because we don't go to weekend movies too terribly often, but if we have to start paying peak prices on weekdays that'll be another story.

Peak pricing is calculated by region (and no one knows what the regions are).
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Postby Tyler » Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:29 am

Corey wrote:Source of the post We cancelled

Based on what I read on Reddit you aren't the only one to cancel over the weekend. MoviePass must be worried.

Corey wrote:Source of the post Dolby Cinema

I haven't, but Norm on Tested has talked about them. Said a single ticket is the price of a month of the AMC subscription
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Postby Travis » Mon Jul 16, 2018 4:53 pm

Went to two movies this weekend end did not noticed peak pricing , but did have to take a pic of my Receipt

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