AMC makes a foray into subscription service

by Renata Sago Jun 22, 2018
AMC, the nation’s largest movie theater chain, is dipping its toe into the subscription service pond. The company announced this week that it’s kicking off the summer movie season with AMC Stubs A-List. For about $20 a month, people will…

Here’s why AMC Theaters are moving into movie subscriptions

by Renata Sago Jun 22, 2018
The nation’s largest movie theater chain, AMC, is getting into the subscription service game. Starting next week, the company will offer passes for about $20 a month that get people in to see three movies per week. Click the audio…

Chinese firm Wanda to buy Dick Clark Productions

by Reema Khrais Nov 4, 2016
The Chinese Company Dalian Wanda Group has been on a shopping spree in Hollywood. Today, the company announced that it bought Dick Clark Productions. That gives them the rights to high-profile events like the Golden Globes awards and the Miss…
Dalian Wanda is buying Dick Clark Productions, its first step into TV production. Above, the Wanda cinema next to the Wanda Group building in Beijing. 
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Bryan Cranston: actor, producer, author....and chicken farmer?

by Kai Ryssdal and Daisy Palacios Oct 12, 2016
Cranston discusses his best-known roles — including Walter White — as well as his troubled childhood.
Bryan Cranston attends The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 30, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.
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'Mad Men' mania: How to own a piece of (fictional) history

by Kai Ryssdal May 23, 2016
A bunch of "Mad Men" props are up for auction.

AMC helped usher in the Golden Age of Television — now it wants to be a part of the Golden Age of Documentaries

by David Brancaccio May 20, 2016
AMC's CEO Josh Sapan talked to us about experimenting with bite-sized versions of the medium.
AMC Networks President and CEO Josh Sapan
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Fact-check: Do millennials want more texting at the movies?

by Tony Wagner Apr 15, 2016
AMC's CEO thought maybe they did, until the internet shut him down.
A family buys tickets for a movie showing at the empty American Movie Center complex September 6, 2000 in Miami, Florida. 
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Movie theater chain deal would make largest operator

by Annie Baxter Mar 4, 2016
AMC could have more power to negotiate deals with studios.
Movie goers stand outside an AMC theater waiting to buy tickets.
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When Texas was the Wild West of tech

by Molly Wood and Austin Cross Jun 12, 2015
Before Silicon Valley was Silicon Valley, it was all about Silicon Prairie.

It's a Mad Mad Men world for AMC

by Nova Safo May 14, 2015
AMC wants to make the most of the end of "Mad Men."

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