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Amazon devient distributeur de films en salles

Jusqu'ici, le géant américain se contentait de produire des films pour le cinéma, désormais il va également les distribuer.<p>Une nouvelle casquette …

Amazon

Was Christopher Nolan Right About the VOD-in-30-Days Revolution?

Christopher Nolan went off-script at CinemaCon, and for a moment, at least, the movie universe blinked. But maybe just for a moment. Asked what he …

Video on Demand

Will Big End-of-Year Openings Push 2016 to a Box Office Record?

It’s a Hollywood ending few saw coming. Somehow, despite all the naysayers, the fretting over sequel-itis, and a dearth of blue-chip franchises, 2016 …

Movies

It looks like box office for 'Rogue One' will be almost as impressive as 'The Force Awakens'

The movie, opening December 16, is projected to earn over $130 million at the domestic box office its first weekend, according to The Hollywood Reporter.<p>If it holds, that would be the second-highest opening of all time in December, with 2015's "The Force Awakens" still comfortably topping the list …

Walt Disney Co Is on Track to Have the Best Year in Box Office History

Image source: Disney.<p><b>The Walt Disney Company</b> (NYSE: DIS) is having an absolutely magical year at the movies. With roughly $6 billion in global ticket sales year-to-date, Disney has already set a new company record at the worldwide box office, and annual sales in North America have also reached …

'Moana' looks like another Disney hit. But will 2016 be another record box-office year?

After weathering a lackluster fall, Hollywood is looking to lift itself out of the doldrums this holiday season in what could end up a record year in ticket sales.<p>The movie business is enjoying a satisfying run of recent hit films, including Marvel's "Doctor Strange," DreamWorks Animation's …

Box Office

New luxury movie theater open in New York

Why Are There So Damn Many Production Company Logo Animations Before Movies?

Understanding where this tradition came from, and how it got so out of control, becomes a shadow history of the movie industry itself.<p>When moviegoers …

Why has this summer blockbuster season been so bad?

After a record year at the box office in 2015, failed franchise-starters and tired superhero films have had an underwhelming time at the multiplex<p>This weekend saw good and bad news for Warner Bros, a studio desperately in need of the former. Their highly anticipated antihero adventure Suicide Squad …

Ready for VR movies? Imax makes plans for virtual reality in theaters

US cinema ticket prices reach record high

Average prices hit $8.73 in the second quarter of the year, a 1.4% year-on-year rise<p>Figures released by the National Association of Theatre Owners on Monday reveal that cinema ticket prices in the US have reached an all-time high.<p>The average ticket now costs $8.73, up from $8.58 during the first …

IMAX Home Theaters Put Your Current Movie-Watching Setup to Shame

It's time to live (and watch) large.<p>Having a private movie theater in your home is a sure sign you've made it, but now there's an even more immersive way to keep up with the one percent. You can get a home IMAX theater thanks to the new IMAX Private Theater division.<p>The tiered experience starts …

Apple patent could shut down your phone's cameras at movie theaters and concerts

Movie theaters could one day have an easier way to crack down on illegal filming during a new movie.<p>Apple was recently granted a patent that would remotely disable the cameras on any phone. The technology would emit infrared rays with encoded data that includes commands to temporarily shut down the …

Patents

Can movie theaters make a comeback?

It seems that the surprise cultural zag back to pre-digital experiences may hit the movies. That's right: Movies in the theater, like Grandpa and Grandma used to do it.<p>You know those vintage or maybe just soggy cinema strongholds (both indies and cineplexes) with the smushed Milk Duds, frescos of …

Box Office

One of Netflix Founders Now Has a Movie Subscription Company — For Theaters

We all love movies, but the model for looking up show times, buying tickets, getting a bucket of popcorn (or bringing your own popcorn bars) and finding your seat hasn’t changed since — well, the invention of the movie theater. But that might all be about to change. The founder of a certain movie …

Old Orchard: Luxury theaters to open in Skokie next year with cocktails, cuisine

Silver screens will return to Westfield Old Orchard in fall, 2017 with new theaters boasting distinct luxury features, the shopping center announced in a press release.<p>Some delectable offerings from one of Chicago's most successful restaurant operators, Lettuce Entertain You, is also part of the …

14 theaters every movie lover should visit in their lifetime

While some theaters will entice viewers by making themselves feel more like home, providing comfy couches and even beds, others attract crowds by serving restaurant quality food and drinks that go far beyond the standard popcorn and Buncha Crunch.<p>These 14 movie theaters around the world that are …

3 Ways to Maximize Your Movie Theater Experience

In our new column, tech guru Tshaka Armstrong offers advice on the latest trends and innovations that will impact your movie experience.<p>When I was a …

Movies

Box Office: X-Men Tops, Alice Flops Over Sluggish Weekend

Hollywood studios programmed two big-budget sequels over the Memorial Day holiday frame and audiences responded with smaller spending than for the …

How Snapchat’s millennial-friendly content complements mobile ticketing

X-Men is ramping up an undeniable presence on mobile platformsSnapchat could overtake Facebook as the must-have social platform for movie ticket …

Movie Theaters Are Thriving With Millennial Viewers, According to Ad Sales Teams

Talks of a merger between movie theater advertising powerhouses Screenvision and National CineMedia (NCM) broke down 14 months ago. A little over a …

Advertising Industry

IMAX virtual reality movie theaters are coming this year

IMAX, the company behind the technology used in those really big movie theater screens that certain films play on, has plans to give virtual reality …

Virtual Reality

Landmark Cinemas, Atom Tickets Bring New Movie Ticketing Experience to Canada

Atom Tickets’ theatrical mobile ticketing platform and app is now available in all Landmark Cinemas across Canada.To celebrate Atom’s arrival in …

Hitch Theaters will let you enjoy movie night almost anywhere

A new Kickstarter campaign will let you watch <i>Into the Wild...</i> in the actual wild. It's called Hitch Theaters, and it turns the trailer hitch on your …

The Air In Movie Theaters Actually Changes From Scene To Scene

Thanks to audiences breathing<p>Your body can’t even contain all the heart-pounding excitement you feel while watching <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>. You and your fellow audience members can actually change the chemical composition of the air around you while you’re watching a movie, indicates a study …

Movie Theater Showdown: AMC vs. Regal

Summer movie season has officially started. After you’re done watching trailers at home, you’ll want to find the best theater around to experience …

Marvel Cinematic Universe

The $35,000 device that celebrities and the super-rich use at home to stream movies still in theaters

As the debate over Sean Parker's plan that would allow you to stream first-run theatrical movies for $50 a pop rages on, studio moguls in the Hollywood Hills, top CEOs, and sports legends already enjoy watching many of the current blockbusters in the comfort of their living rooms and private …

We went to a new spin class in a giant movie theater and it was awesome

I like a good spin class and enjoy a nice movie, but I've never though to combine the two... until now. I jumped at the chance to try out THE TRIP™ …

6 Cool New Movie Theater Concessions Coming To Theaters Soon

Concessions have long been part of the movie-going experience. Sure, they may cost an arm and a leg, but there’s something special about checking out …

IMAX Introduces Immersive Exercise Program

IMAX has announced plans for an immersive indoor cycling experience that will let riders speed through forests, float through the solar system, and …

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