If you love movies, you already know that Doug Liman has, somewhat quietly, and often independently, built one of the more impressive résumés of feature film work over the past two decades. From indie favorites Swingers and Go to action blockbusters The Bourne Identity, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, and Edge
PRESS RELEASE Paris and Cannes (France), 23 May 2017/ Eclair, a leader in content services for the motion picture and television industries in Europe (Ymagis Group – mnemo: MAGIS ISIN: FR0011471291, PEA-PME eligible), today announced the signature of a framework agreement with Gaumont for the restoration of 100+ feature films.
PRESS RELEASE HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – (May 23, 2017) – Christie 360 Experiential Studios, a digital strategy and content powerhouse for Christie®, has joined forces with TCL Chinese Theatre, the most iconic movie palace in the world, to captivate visitors and movie goers with a high-impact multimedia production using the most
PRESS RELEASE Montreal, Quebec, May 23, 2017 – D-BOX Technologies Inc. (D-BOX) (TSX: DBO), a world leader in immersive cinematic motion-seating technology, is proud to announce the appointment of Ricardo Bollier as the new Regional Sales Manager for the theatrical division in Latin America. With over 15 years of experience
PRESS RELEASE Hollywood, CA (May 22, 2017) – ScreenX, the world’s first multi-projection system that provides a 270-degree panoramic film viewing experience within a theatre setting, announced today that the fifth installment of Disney and Jerry Bruckheimer Films’ “Pirates of the Caribbean” franchise will be available in the immersive format.
BROUGHT TO YOU BY ATOM TICKETS In this sponsored column, Atom Tickets will feature conversations with studios and exhibitors on their different innovative approaches to marketing movies and the moviegoing experience. In this edition, Bill Walker, Landmark Cinemas of Canada’s chief operating officer, shares some insight on how his circuit
Universal unveiled a sure-to-be-blockbuster series on Monday, reimagining several classic movie monsters from the earliest days of cinema with several of the biggest A-list stars leading. Called Dark Universe, the franchise will kick off with June’s The Mummy, starring Tom Cruise and Sofia Boutella in the title role. The next film will be The
Monday Update: Fox’s sci-fi horror Alien: Covenant captured a close first place at the box office this weekend with $36.1 million. Disney’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 took second with $34.6 million, after spending the past two frames on top. Some analysts projected Guardians would win for the third straight frame, and indeed
Saturday Update: Alien: Covenant led the way on Friday with an estimated $15.35 million opening day, including Thursday evening’s start. By comparison, that comes fairly close to Mad Max: Fury Road‘s $16.6 million first day two years ago, although 28.5 percent behind the $21.466 million opening day of Prometheus in June 2012. The studio is
By Rob Rinderman By any measure of success, Fox’s initially unheralded Christmas Day 2016 limited release of Hidden Figures has exceeded even the highest of expectations. Robust box office receipts are already well in excess of $185 million domestically, the film has an enviable 90%+ “certified fresh” Rotten Tomatoes ranking,