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MoviePass will charge an extra $2 for popular movies starting in July

MoviePass customers who want to see latest popular films will soon be stuck with an additional fee.<p>Starting next month, MoviePass will charge subscribers $2 -- and possibly more -- to see movies it deems popular. The move was reported earlier by Business Insider.<p>The additional fee, reminiscent of …

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MoviePass The Morning After AMC’s $20/Month Ticket Program: $164M Bond Sale, Surge Pricing & More

MoviePass parent Helios & Matheson (HMNY) announced today that it has reached an agreement with institutional investors to issue series B-2 senior …

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MoviePass, bring back repeats please

Hey MoviePass. I need you to bring back repeats.<p>Two months ago, you let me watch movies in theaters an unlimited number of times using your $9.95 monthly subscription service, and then you took that away. Yes, I should've adjusted to the change by now. Still, every time I scan your mobile app to …

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Movie Pass Adds Surge Pricing & Friend Options

31 minutes ago<p>Movie Pass is about to switch things up!<p>Movie Pass announced that they will start to use surge pricing for blockbuster movies on …

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MoviePass is throwing shade at its biggest critic, AMC, as it launches a rival service

MoviePass’s social media team did not take kindly to AMC Theatres launching a rival movie-ticket subscription on Wednesday, June 20.<p>It slammed the theater chain for the new service, AMC Stubs A-List, which is twice the price of MoviePass at $19.95 a month, and gets users into 3 movies per week, …

Customer Service

Helios And Matheson To Raise Bond Offering Fund

Share Email<p>Helios and Matheson Analytics, the provider of information technology (IT) services and the 92 percent owner of MoviePass, announced …

Venture Capital

MoviePass to Implement Surge Pricing for Popular Films, So That Was Fun

According to <i>Business Insider</i>, your dreams of MoviePass-enabled endless films for an insanely low price will be taking a hit this summer. Company CEO …

Animation

The Subscription Model Takeover Is Nearly Complete

On Wednesday, AMC announced it is launching a new subscription movie service called Stubs A-List on June 26. It will cost $19.95 a month and allow …

Television Industry

Samsung partners with MoviePass to provide two annual memberships w/ S9/+ purchase

Samsung has partnered with MoviePass to provide two <b>free</b> annual memberships with the purchase of any Galaxy S9 or S9+. The only catch is you must purchase the phone through Samsung’s own website, it doesn’t seem that phones purchased through your carrier qualify for this promotion. The two MoviePass …

Personal Finance

MoviePass vs. AMC heats up

MoviePass plans to use surge pricing on movies with high demand, reports Business Insider's Jason Guerrasio.<p>Subscribers could see prices of $2 and …

Business

SEC filing: MoviePass parent Helios and Matheson Analytics plans to raise up to $164M through a bond sale and by issuing 20K+ shares

Analytics

MoviePass Owner to Sell $164 Million in Bonds to Boost Struggling Company

Shares were up roughly 7 percent during intraday trade on Thursday<p>Helios & Matheson Analytics, the data company that owns the divisive subscription …

Financial Regulation

MoviePass CEO Says He Could Gut AMC's Profits If It Doesn't Cut a Deal

MoviePass, the subscription service that lets members attend one theater screening per day for just $9.95 per month or less, has attracted a stunning …

Profit

AMC Is Hooking You Up With Movie Discounts!

1 hour ago<p>To compete with MoviePass, AMC Theaters will launch a monthly subscription service starting June 26th.<p>With the AMC Stubs A-List program, in …

San Francisco

AMC’s new subscription service is a formidable competitor for MoviePass, analysts say

Analysts are upbeat on AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. after the company’s Wednesday announcement that it would be launching a movie subscription …

S&P 500

MoviePass majority owner Helios & Matheson's stock slides after company says it will issue $164 mln in convertible notes

Shares of Helios & Matheson Analytics Inc. HMNY, -30.65% are down 2.4% in premarket trading after the company, which is the majority owner of …

S&P 500

MoviePass Troubles Continue, Might Need $1.2 Billion to Become Profitable

Another day, another dent in MoviePass’s armor.<p>The movie theater subscription service’s parent company, Helios and Matheson Analytics, has launched a …

Profit

Box office wars could make movies cheaper

AMC Theatres' new monthly subscription service offering three movies per week for under $20 is aimed at giving MoviePass some competition.

Box Office

Rotten Tomatoes Says There's Nothing Weird About Gotti's Dubious Audience Score

Last week, <i>Gotti</i> joined the short list of films to that have received a zero percent “fresh” rating from critics on Rotten Tomatoes. Still, it had an …

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Movie Business Takes a Page From Netflix With Subscription Plans – Variety

The ground is shifting under the exhibition industry’s feet.<p>The latest evidence of the tectonic moves taking place was Wednesday’s announcement that …

Tiffany Haddish

MoviePass Swipes Back at AMC's Subscription Plan

“Thanks for making us look good,” the movie subscription company wrote on Twitter<p>The ongoing feud between AMC Theaters and bargain subscription …

Justice League

AMC Theatres takes on MoviePass with new movie ticket program

AMC Theatres is expanding its movie-watching membership service with a new tier that attempts to take on popular ticket app MoviePass.<p>Called AMC Stubs A-List, the new tier expands on AMC's current Stubs reward program and allows moviegoers to attend up to three movies a week for $19.95 a …

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As AMC Takes On MoviePass, It May Win The Battle But Lose The War

AMC has just announced that it will be offering an alternative to the popular MoviePass subscription service. For $19.95 a month, the “AMC Stubs A-List” buys you three AMC movie tickets per week, which can include any and all formats (3D, IMAX, Dolby Cinema, etc.) and can be used on repeat viewings …

Jurassic World

Kristina Partsinevelos , Dave Juskow: Canada Legalizes Pot, Do Adults Go To Movies Anymore?

Fox Business correspondent Kristina Partsinevelos and comedian Dave Juskow join Tom Shillue to discuss the most important stories of the day including ... Canada just legalized recreational pot! Should America follow? PLUS: • AMC Theater's month long movie pass for $20... is that even worth</b> …

NewsRadio

MoviePass Parent's Stock Plunges as AMC Announces Rival Program

MoviePass just got a big new rival.<p>On Wednesday, June 20, AMC Entertainment Holding Inc. (AMC) announced that it will be releasing a new tier to its …

Tech Industry

The owner of MoviePass plunges after proposing a reverse-stock split to avoid being kicked out of the Nasdaq

AP Photo/Darron Cummings<p><b>MoviePass owner Helios & Matheson plunged to a new low after proposing a reverse-stock split.</b>• <b><br>The move could help the company</b> …

Nasdaq

Alternative to MoviePass; PayPal disarms ‘Active Shooter’; Frappuccino woes

PayPal disarms<p>violent game<p>The developer of a school shooting video game condemned by parents of slain children has lost the ability to sell its products online after being dumped by <b>PayPal</b>. <b>Acid Software</b> said Tuesday that purchases of <b>“Active Shooter”</b> were “temporarily disabled” as its representatives …

San Francisco

The Substandard on AMC vs. MoviePass

On this latest micro episode, the Substandard breaks down the battle between MoviePass and now AMC Stubs A-List. JVL insists AMC Stubs membership has …

Conservative View

AMC Theatres CEO on Why New Monthly Subscription Plan 'Will Be Profitable' - Unlike MoviePass

AMC’s plan is double the price of MoviePass but has a big hook: IMAX screenings are included<p>AMC Theaters is entering the movie ticket subscription …

Avengers: Infinity War

Move Over, MoviePass: AMC Is Launching a $20 Per Month Subscription

Attention serial movie-watchers: There's a new subscription service vying for your attention. Nearly a year after MoviePass brought its fee down to …

The Arts