Hollywood is betting that audiences will be comfortable going ...
Theatrical

Despite more delays, don’t expect Hollywood studios to abandon ship and offload their most precious cargo — event tentpoles. They’re still willing to wait for a proper theatrical run, and are ho...

Hollywood Reporter
January 31, 2021

‘Croods 2’ tops troubled Thanksgiving box office w...
Streaming - Theatrical

The family film actually did better than expected considering the surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, resulting in hundreds of theater reclosures in recent days. For the full story, visit ...

Hollywood Reporter
November 30, 2020

Moviegoing Teeters After 700 Theaters Reclose Overnight in Nor...
Streaming - Theatrical

Amid an alarming surge in COVID-19 cases, 646 theaters closed late last week in the U.S. along with 60 locations in Canada. For the full story, visit Hollywood Reporter  -  https://www.hollywood...

Hollywood Reporter
November 23, 2020

Universal reaches deal with Canada’s Cineplex allowing for e...
Streaming - Theatrical

The pact, announced Friday, mirrors similar agreements that the studio reached on July 28 with AMC Theatres and on Nov. 17 with the Cinemark chain. For the full story, visit Variety  -  https://v...

Variety
November 20, 2020

‘Wonder Woman 1984’ to debut both on HBO Max and in theate...
Streaming - Theatrical

After much speculation, Warner Bros. announced that the superhero sequel will debut on the streaming service HBO Max on Dec. 25, the same day it will open in U.S. movie theaters. For the full story...

Variety
November 19, 2020

Behind Universal’s bold bet to shorten the theatrical window
Streaming - Theatrical

In inking deals with exhibitors to send films to homes earlier in exchange for a slice of premium on-demand revenue, studio chief Donna Langley sees the result as "additive, not the opposite." For ...

Hollywood Reporter
November 18, 2020

Survival mode: movie theaters brace for desolate winter
Streaming - Theatrical

During his company’s most recent quarterly report to analysts, AMC chief Adam Aron described the financial cataclysm engulfing the exhibition industry and the resilient spirit he hopes will rise up ...

Variety
November 17, 2020

Struggling AMC chain launches private theatre rentals program
Theatrical

AMC Entertainment, which recently reported a $905.8 million quarterly loss, is launching a Private Theatre Rentals program in hopes of reversing its declining revenues. For the full story, visit V...

Variety
November 10, 2020

Movie theater stocks rebound as drugmakers say vaccine is more...
Health & Beauty - Retail - Theatrical

On Monday, trial data indicated Pfizer and BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine is more than 90% effective… For the full story, visit CNBC  -  https://www.cnbc.com/2020/11/09/movie-theater-stocks-rall...

CNBC
November 9, 2020

You can now rent a private AMC theater for just $99
Retail

As part of the theater chain's effort to remain afloat this year AMC is allowing rentals of up to 20 people. Rates start at $99 and increase to $349 depending on the movie, the theater's location and ...

CNN
October 20, 2020

AMC Entertainment unveils deal to sell up to 15 million shares
Attractions - Theatrical

The struggling exhibition giant said it expects third-quarter revenues to be below Wall Street expectations as it reopens theaters amid the pandemic. For the full story, visit The Hollywood Reporte...

The Hollywood Reporter
October 20, 2020

AMC warns it could run out of cash this year
Theatrical

A bare movie calendar and continued lackluster attendance has left the theater chain's business hemorrhaging cash. For the full story, visit CNBC  -  https://www.cnbc.com/2020/10/13/amc-could-ru...

CNBC
October 13, 2020

Analyst cuts 2020, 2021 Domestic Box Office estimates further
Theatrical

B. Riley's Eric Wold also lowers his financial forecasts and stock price targets for exhibition companies, but says "attendance trends can approach 2019 levels in 2022."  For the full story, vis...

Hollywood Reporter
October 12, 2020

U.S. Theaters stare down worst-case scenario for 2020
Live Entertainment - Theatrical

With New York and Los Angeles cinemas still shuttered, "the business feels dead" as studios pull major tentpoles and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo comes under fire for keeping N.Y.C. cinemas closed. F...

Hollywood Reporter
October 7, 2020

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