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- The Casablanca Cinema 4 in Bethel, Maine closed on September 20, 2012. Their web site simply says: WE ARE CLOSED THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATRONAGE An article published September 27th in The Bethel...
- Several theaters in the Minneapolis, Minnesota area were featured in a recent article published by the Star Tribune about the transition happening in the movie theater industry to Digital Cinema...
- The Pioneer Press is reporting that the Mann Theatres - Cottage View Drive-In in Cottage Grove, Minnesota will close for good after the 2012 season. The drive-in theater just southeast of Minneapolis...
- Universal Pictures announced today that the World Premiere of the musical comedy Pitch Perfect will be held at the ArcLight Hollywood in Hollywood, California on Monday, September 24, 2012. In...
- The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema - South Lamar in Austin, Texas will close in January 2013 for an extensive renovation project, according to a press release issued by Alamo Drafthouse Cinema today. The...
- The Premiere Cinema 18 at Bassett Place Mall in El Paso, Texas will be adding an IMAX auditorium in 2013, according to an article published recently in the El Paso Times: An IMAX is expected to be...
- Southern Theatres, LLC has started construction on a new 14-screen movie theater at The Esplanade in Kenner, Louisiana, according to a press release issued today by real estate company Simon Property...
- The Bellingham Herald is reporting that construction on the the Regal Barkley Village Stadium 16 & IMAX in Bellingham, Washington is on track to open in December 2012: From the outside, it...
- The BigTime Cinema Co-Ed II in Fairfield, Iowa and the BigTime Cinema - Capitol 2 in Newton, Iowa have closed. The closure appears to be connected to the Chapter 13 bankruptcy filing on August...
- The grand opening of the CityPlex 12 in Newark, New Jersey was held today, September 14, 2012. Attending the ribbon cutting ceremony was Newark Mayor Cory Booker and NBA legend and Newark native...
- Cinemark Holdings, Inc. announced plans today to build a new 12-screen movie theater in Temple, Texas. The new theater will anchor the redevelopment of the Outdoor America Mall, which will be renamed...
- The Parma Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio closed on September 9, 2012. According to an article published on cleveland.com from the Sun News: Parma Theater, which has struggled financially in recent...
- In 1982, Steven Spielberg introduced the world to a cute-in-his-own-way alien in E.T. The Extra Terrestrial and had people everywhere imitating his voice saying "phone home." (if that sounds...
- Earlier this year, Dolby Laboratories announced a new sound format that it called Dolby Atmos. Instead of just the traditional front speakers, side surrounds, and rear surround speakers (for a max...
- The Clay Theatre in Green Cove Springs, Florida closed in 2009, but is set to re-open later this month, according to an article in the Florida Times-Union: John Watzke was about 80 miles from where...
- On December 16, 1962, the epic adventure Lawrence of Arabia premiered in New York City. The story of a British officer who united Arab tribes against the Turks in World War I netted seven Academy...
- The Rosebud Cinema Drafthouse in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin opened to the public on August 31, 2012 after a five-month hiatus, when it closed in March and was sold in May (read related articles). New...
- The Fiske Theatre in Oak Grove, Louisiana was featured in a video segment on KNOE Channel 8 News on August 19, 2012.  The theater is undergoing some renovations following a conversion to a...
- The LaPorte Lion Cinemas in La Porte, Indiana has closed again, the third time in three years. A local news article quotes the theater's owner about why it closed: Despite major facility...
- The Bellingham Herald is reporting today that the Regal Sehome Cinemas 3 in Bellingham, Washington is up for sale, with a stipulation that it cannot be used for a movie theater by the new...


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