By Jason Kornfeld At CinemaCon 2015, Atom Tickets co-founders Ameesh Paleja and Matthew Bakal were eager to speak about their new theatrical mobile-ticketing platform. They had teamed up to simplify the moviegoing experience by creating a platform that could search for films instantly, invite friends, buy tickets, pre-order concessions, and more.
Monday Update: The largest global opening weekend ever was the “fate” of one of the unlikeliest blockbuster franchises in history, as Universal’s action adventure The Fate of the Furious knocked off the previously-untouchable Star Wars this weekend. Fate took in $531.9 million worldwide, squeaking past the $529.0 million global start of Star
This week’s edition of the Long Range Forecast greets Universal’s latest remake of The Mummy, starring Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, and Russell Crowe. The film opens June 9. The Mummy Universal PROS: Tom Cruise has proven his capability toremain a major drawing force at the global box office with the last
The Force is upon us once again. Disney’s official teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi dropped earlier today, along with a new poster for Rian Johnson’s entry in the franchise. Star Wars: The Last Jedi will hit theaters on December 15. The official poster and stills from the film
By James Devin, Chief Marketing Officer, Webedia Entertainment When I first started working in the exhibition industry in the spring of 2000, online movie ticket sales was still in its infancy and the company I worked for, Cinema-Source, was a tenant of Bow Tie Partners, whose history in exhibition dates
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast became the latest film to join the studio’s vaunted billion dollar club, hitting the milestone days into Q2 and becoming 2017’s highest-grossing film worldwide to date, highest grossing live-action movie musical of all time and a global phenomenon.
The eighth installment of the enduring Fast & Furious franchise, and the final springtime tentpole release, arrives in cinemas this weekend. To no surprise, the film promises to extend 2017’s remarkable string of successes as it looks to likely become the second highest April opener — and third highest Easter weekend debut — of
BoxOffice Trailer Throw Down brings you a special round up of new trailers for all things super heroic, scientific-fictitious and/or part of a larger shared universe. THOR: RAGNAROK Nets and chains may break his realm but Hulks and haircuts won’t hurt him. Of course by “him” we mean Thor, the god of thunder,
Madison Art Cinemas. Madison, Connecticut Responses by Arnold Gorlick, Owner SCREENS: 2 OCCUPANCY: Screen 1: 221. Screen 2: 202 TOP-PERFORMING TITLES (2016) Lion, Manchester by the Sea, La La Land, A Man Called Ove, Moonlight, Florence Foster Jenkins, Lady in the Van TOP PERFORMING TITLES (ALL TIME) Silver Linings Playbook, Slumdog
This week’s edition of the Long Range Forecast takes a first look at the weekend of June 2, currently slated to see the release of the fourth film in the DC Extended Universe — Wonder Woman — and the next offering from DreamWorks Animation, Captain Underpants. Wonder Woman Warner Bros. PROS: As the