Disney sent a message to thousands of financial analysts and Wall Street types aimed at drawing their attention to about-to-bomb $250M-budget John Carter even though it’s looking like a $100 million writeoff. Talk about tone deaf. “The best part is the subject line of the email. Disney obviously hasn’t noticed that The Lorax came out last weekend.” Enjoy:
From: Walt Disney Pictures
Date: March 8, 2012 2:47:10 PM EST
Subject: See “The First Blockbuster of the Year” tomorrow: Get Tickets Today
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