Moviegoers May Screech At 'Shrek' Ticket Prices
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
And the latest "Shrek" movie arrives in theaters today, leading to our last word in business: ticket shock. According to the Wall Street Journal, some cinemas are charging people $20 to see the 3-D "Shrek Forever After." Mostly, it's IMAX theaters in New York charging those prices. Still, it's believed to be the first time that movie tickets have hit $20.
LYNN NEARY, host:
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