“[Theaters] were quite upset with us because they thought that we were overreacting. Even people inside the company thought that we were a little crazy for doing it,” Langley told CNN Business earlier this month. “But we just felt that it was better to sort of plan for the worst and hope for the best.”
“Of course, now 2020 — pardon the pun — being hindsight,” Langley added, “it was the best decision we could have made.”
And it wouldn’t be Langley’s only bold decision this year.