movie theaters


Movie trailers become events of their own

Aug 31, 2015
A good one can attract millions of viewers online, long before the film opens.
Posted In: movies, preview, movie theaters
Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension will be one of the movies Paramount Pictures allows for home viewing shortly after its release.

Paramount and the movie business's shrinking window

Jul 9, 2015
Paramount attempts a compromise between theaters and studios.
Posted In: Paramount, movies, movie theaters, theater
Pixar's "Inside Out," one in a string of recent box office hits, earned $91 million last weekend.

How Hollywood mega-hits spread the joy

Jun 26, 2015
3 movies are primed to haul in millions this weekend. We're seeing halos.
Posted In: film, box office, movie theaters

Disney vs movie theaters in the next box office fight

May 6, 2015
Exploring the relationship between studios and theater owners.
Posted In: Marvel, disney, movie theaters, The Avengers

The Avengers' best superpower might be merchandising

May 4, 2015
...and it's more than toys: Got room in your house for an "Avengers" waffle iron?
Posted In: movie theaters, merchandising, Marvel comics
AMC Theatre 84th Street, in New York City.

Subscription services stage a comeback

Dec 16, 2014
More businesses are selling their services by the month. Unlimited movies, anyone?
Posted In: AMC, subscription models, movie subscription, movie theaters
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy was one of the few big box office hits of the summer.

Why revenue for movie theater chains is down. Way down.

Oct 31, 2014
It was the worst summer since "Waterworld."
Posted In: movie theaters, film, tickets

The numbers for October 14, 2014

Oct 14, 2014
Cupcakes, the cost of digital projectors and more numbers we're watching today.
Posted In: Ebola, cupcakes, movie theaters, YouTube

Netflix grabs rights to 'Crouching Tiger' sequel

Sep 30, 2014
Netflix's new feature film deal leaves the big theater chains in the dust.
Posted In: netflix, streaming video, movie theaters

End of the reel for old-school movie film?

Aug 14, 2014
Digital projection is a tough sell to arthouses and discount theaters.
Posted In: movie theaters, movies, film