AMC Theatres Offering All You Can Eat Popcorn During Cinema We...
Theatrical

Popcorn lovers, rejoice! AMC Theatres, the nation’s largest cinema chain, is offering its customers “all you can eat” popcorn with the purchase of any size tub starting June 22. The promotion, ...

Variety
June 22, 2021

5 Lingering Questions After ‘A Quiet Place 2’ Dominates th...
Theatrical

After a punishing 14 months for the movie theater business, some sense of normalcy was restored last weekend with the release of director John Krasinski’s “A Quiet Place Part II.” The Paramount...

Variety
June 2, 2021

AMC Raises $230 Million for Investments, Possibly Including Ar...
Theatrical

Leading cinema chain AMC is raising $230.5 million to purchase additional cinema leases and grow the consumer appeal of its existing properties. AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. revealed on Tuesday t...

Variety
June 1, 2021

Summer Blockbusters Are Returning to Theaters—Will Audiences...
Theatrical

In the past eight “Fast and Furious” installments, Vin Diesel has defied gravity and the rules of the road as street racer Dom Toretto. But his next lap may prove to be his most arduous: Can he he...

Variety
May 20, 2021

AMC Entertainment Raises $428M In New Capital
Theatrical

Top movie theater circuit AMC Entertainment said it has raised $428 million in new capital from the sale of 43 million shares at an average price of $9.94. The company announced the results of the sa...

Deadline
May 13, 2021

Epix, Hulu, HBO Max, AMC+ Provide Free Content for Comcast’s...
Streaming - Television

Comcast is bringing back Xfinity Watchathon Week for the ninth time, from April 27-May 3, making content from certain streaming services and premium networks available for free to their Xfinity X1 and...

Adweek
April 26, 2021

Theaters Promote First-Ever Cinema Week to Encourage Moviegoin...
Theatrical

"It's time to get off the couch," says Brandon Jones, one of the event's founders. A broad coalition of theater owners are staging Cinema Week, a six-day event in June designed to re-energize moviegoi...

Hollywood Reporter
April 20, 2021

This Trend Will Make It Harder for AMC Entertainment to Bounce...
Finance - Theatrical

Big-screen enthusiasts like myself are thankful to see movie theaters begin to reopen. It's a resurgence that will hopefully be a lifeline for AMC Entertainment Holdings (NYSE:AMC), which was burning ...

The Motley Fool
April 7, 2021

‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Might’ve Just Resuscitated the Movie...
Theatrical

Have you heard the news? Godzilla and King Kong have utterly decimated Hong Kong, unfortunately, but also they may have just brought the movie business back to life. Warner Bros.’ Godzilla vs. Kong...

The Ringer
April 6, 2021

Clorox Bets Big on Not Going Back to Normal
CPG - Household - Retail

It’s a pivotal moment for a company that had its fortunes lifted overnight by the pandemic—joining the likes of Zoom and Instacart. Clorox’s portfolio, a lineup that spans pool cleaners to pet o...

Bloomberg
March 26, 2021

Disney’s ‘Black Widow’ Tries Day-and-Date as...
Streaming - Theatrical

All sides are resigned to the fact that every Hollywood major is trying different release models as long as the pandemic keeps up. On March 23, Hollywood studio executives woke up to headlines that me...

Hollywood Reporter
March 25, 2021

‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Leads Box Office as L.A. Theate...
Theatrical

Disney’s animated adventure “Raya and the Last Dragon” led the domestic box office in its third weekend, illustrating the appeal of family films as Hollywood attempts to mount a moviegoing reviv...

Variety
March 22, 2021

Film Chiefs Talk Pandemic: “The Old System Was Creaky...
Theatrical

Four top studio executives discuss the past year and the near future, including the slow march to a box office recovery, the shattering of the theatrical window and the streaming tsunami. Even the mos...

Hollywood Reporter
March 22, 2021

Film Chiefs Talk Pandemic Takeaways: The Old System Was Creaky
Theatrical

Four top studio executives discuss the past year and the near future, including the slow march to a box office recovery, the shattering of the theatrical window and the streaming tsunami. Even the mos...

Hollywood Reporter
March 19, 2021

Here Are the Los Angeles Theater Chains Reopening
Theatrical

Finally, the movie capital of the world can show movies in theaters again after a year’s shutdown of all exhibition due to the pandemic. Los Angeles County this afternoon lined up with California G...

Deadline
March 12, 2021

Will Surge Pricing for Movie Tickets Become the New Norm in Ch...
Theatrical

The tactic, which helped boost box office to a $1.2 billion Lunar New Year holiday record, is “quite likely” to be used by movie theater chains going forward. When China’s theatrical sector roar...

Hollywood Reporter
March 11, 2021

How Will Theatrical Windows Look Post-Pandemic? AMC Boss Adam ...
Streaming - Theatrical

While the No. 1 exhibitor AMC has traditionally been flexible about theatrical windows despite their pubic uproar against Universal last year, the chain’s CEO Adam Aron speculated today what the lan...

Deadline
March 11, 2021

Cinemark Sees CA Movie Theaters Reopening In 2 To 4 Weeks
Theatrical

Mark Zoradi, CEO of major exhibitor Cinemark and a former longtime Disney executive, sees some familiar elements on the summer release calendar, which he sees as a potential Covid-19 recovery turning ...

Deadline
February 26, 2021

New York City Movie Theaters Can Reopen at Limited Capacity
Theatrical

After nearly a year of closures, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has given movie theaters in New York City permission to reopen at limited capacity starting on March 5. During his daily press briefing, th...

Variety
February 23, 2021

‘The Croods 2’ Leads Depleted U.S. Box Office
Streaming - Theatrical

Need a reminder of just how imperiled moviegoing, at least in the U.S., remains due to the pandemic? Look no further than domestic box office charts. “The Croods: A New Age,” which debuted theatri...

Variety
February 22, 2021

This is going to end badly’: GameStop gamers battle risk...
Finance - Retail

All the talk of how the little guy is making big bucks buying former outcasts — like GameStop, AMC and BlackBerry — after researching the buzz on Reddit's WallStreetBets instead of reading the Wal...

USA Today
January 29, 2021

Why AMC and BlackBerry are next after GameStop
Attractions - Finance - Gaming - Retail - Tech

A bunch of Reddit users decided to play the market and push GameStop's stock up to nearly three times its average over the past several months. Then they started spreading their strategy to struggling...

CNET
January 27, 2021

Hollywood’s Top Dealmakers of 2020: The Pandemic Players
Streaming - Television - Theatrical

The entertainment landscape continues to evolve at a breakneck pace thanks to developments in technology and an increasing consumer appetite for content -– but this year change happened at warp spee...

Hollywood Reporter
January 25, 2021

AMC Entertainment Raises Fresh Cash, Staves Off Bankruptcy
Theatrical

Struggling AMC Entertainment said early Monday it has raised or signed commitments for $713 million in fresh financing, calling it “enough cash to “make it through this dark, coronavirus-impacted ...

Deadline
January 25, 2021

The US box office just had a horrible year. 2021 may not be mu...
Theatrical

With the coronavirus pandemic shuttering theaters for months on end and major blockbusters delayed into an unforeseeable future, 2020 was one of the worst years in domestic box office history.The ...

CNN
January 14, 2021

AMC Entertainment Raises $100M, Slams Warner Bros.
Theatrical

Struggling AMC Entertainment said it risks running out funds in January. In its latest warning cry, it said it needs $750 million “to remain viable” through 2021. Even if it raises that, it sti...

Deadline
December 11, 2020

Global Cinema Industry Set to Lose $32 Billion in 2020, Says O...
Streaming - Theatrical

The global cinema industry is set to lose $32 billion in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a 71.5% reduction in box office revenue compared to 2019, according to a recent report by media and tech res...

Variety
December 10, 2020

Why an All-Streaming Movie World Won’t Look Like You Think I...
Streaming - Theatrical

When Warner Bros. made the seismic announcement last week that its entire slate of 2021 releases — 17 films, including “The Matrix 4,” “Dune,” “In the Heights,” and “The Suicide Squad...

Variety
December 7, 2020

Hollywood, Theater Owners Sound Off on Warner Bros.’ Bold HB...
Streaming - Theatrical

“I guess the movie theaters will just be Halloween stores now.” That was the glib response from a veteran studio executive on Thursday, joining a chorus of powerbrokers, agents and other Hollyw...

Variety
December 4, 2020

AMC Entertainment to Raise up to $844 Million to Stay Afloat D...
Theatrical

AMC Entertainment Holdings has filed to raise up to $844 million by selling stock as the exhibitor struggles to stay afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s the fourth time since September that AM...

Variety
December 3, 2020

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