Fifty Shades Moviegoers

In this image released by Universal Pictures and Focus Features, Jamie Dornan, left, and Dakota Johnson appear in a scene from “Fifty Shades of Grey.” The ticket-buying site Fandango said pre-sales have propelled the movie into the 15-year-old company’s Top 5 for R-rated selections. Several hundred screenings have already sold out from Tupelo, Mississippi, to Chattanooga, Tennessee, the company said. (AP Photo/Universal Pictures and Focus Features)