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Jun 27, 2012
The Carmike Beverly Cinema 18 in Champaign, Illinois will be replaced by a new 13-screen Carmike Cinemas movie theater, according to an article in the News-Gazette: An official of Carmike Cinemas...
Jun 26, 2012
On September 3, 2010, the screens for the Admiral Twin Drive-In in Tulsa, Oklahoma were destroyed by fire. The video that is featured in the Journal Article that we wrote about the fire shows how the...
Jun 21, 2012
Empire Theatres announced today that it acquired two AMC locations in Ontario, Canada. The AMC Kanata 24 in Kanata, Ontario and AMC Whitby 24 in Whitby, Ontario are now the Empire Theatres - Kanata...
Jun 18, 2012
As you may have read, the Studio Movie Grill - Wheaton opened earlier this month in Wheaton, Illinois (if you haven't heard, read the Journal article for more info). We contacted the theater...
Jun 15, 2012
The Newark Patch is reporting that the Cinedome 7 Newark in Newark, California is slashing its admission prices in the hopes of attracting customers. Apparently, business is down since the Century at...
Jun 14, 2012
Groundbreaking is set to happen today for the new Penn Cinema Riverfront & IMAX in Wilmington, Delaware, according to a press release issued by Riverfront Development Corporation. The 14-screen...
Jun 14, 2012
Dolby Laboratories, Inc. announced today that its new Dolby Atmos audio platform will be in place in several movie theaters across North America for the release of Disney Pixar's Brave 3D starting...
Jun 12, 2012
The Studio Movie Grill - Wheaton in Wheaton, Illinois opened to the public on Friday, June 8, 2012, according to a press release issued by the company. The new theater features first-run movies with...
Jun 11, 2012
The Dark Knight Rises is one of the summer's most anticipated movies, and it opens in theaters on July 20, 2012. The movie is the conclusion of director Christopher Nolan's "Dark Knight" trilogy that...
Jun 10, 2012
The Whitestone Multiplex Cinemas in Bronx, New York has been sold for $30 million, and the Bronx Times reports that it may be turned into a shopping development: A major Bronx cineplex could soon...
Jun 07, 2012
The Nova 10 Cinemas Haymarket Square in Des Moines, Iowa closed on May 24, 2012. The Des Moines Register mentions that the theater was closed in a June 7, 2012 blog posting by Patt Johnson: Nova...
Jun 06, 2012
79 years ago, the first drive-in movie theater, the Camden Drive-In, opened in Camden, New Jersey. Richard Hollingshead opened the new theater after he was awarded a patent for the idea. According...
Jun 06, 2012
ArcLight Cinemas signed off on a lease for a new location at Westfield Montgomery Mall in Bethesda, Maryland this week, according to a press release issued by the company. “We’ve...
Jun 01, 2012
James Cameron's epic Titanic was released in 1997 and went on to break all kinds of records, as well as winning 11 Academy Awards. In April of this year, he released a 3D conversion of the movie, and...
Jun 01, 2012
Here's an interesting promotion from Amazon.com for the upcoming release of Prometheus. If you're one of the first 5,000 to pre-order the movie on Blu-ray, you'll receive a code to redeem for a movie...
May 31, 2012
Marcus Theatres announced its lineup for its "Kids Dream" Summer Film Series of family-friendly movies, which starts on June 19, 2012 and runs through August 16, 2012. The movies are shown on...
May 31, 2012
A favorite activity of grandparents with their grandkids is to "sugar them up and send them home," but they won't be able to do it as easily in New York City if the Mayor gets his way. The Associated...
May 31, 2012
I just added more than two dozen new photos and several videos for the upcoming action/adventure movie Snow White and the Huntsman, which opens tomorrow, June 1, 2012 in theaters nationwide. This...
May 30, 2012
I just added 17 new photos and some new videos for the upcoming rock musical Rock of Ages, starring Tom Cruise and Julianne Hough. ALEC BALDWIN as Dennis Dupree and RUSSELL BRAND as Lonny in New...
May 29, 2012
Gift Shop merchant Amazon.com has the Extended Edition box set of The Lord of the Rings movies for just $48.99. The $120 set normally goes for about $80, and Amazon recently had a $50 price at the...
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