Star Entertainment News

The Oscar bump for “Parasite” after its historic Best Picture victory is coming hard and fast, as ticketing sites Fandango and Atom Tickets are reporting a huge surge of ticket sales and streaming rentals from its customers. On Tuesday, the site reported that on the day after “Parasite” became the first non-English film to win the Academy’s top prize, ticket sales for the film saw a 443% jump compared to last Monday. On the company’s online movie rental and purchase website FandangoNOW, buys and rentals of “Parasite” rose 468% week over week as the film became the top-selling title on Monday.