Stephen Chbosky graduated from USC’s prestigious screenwriting program in 1992, but it wasn’t until he wrote a book that his career took flight. Published in 1999, The Perks of Being a Wallflower was an instant success and ultimately spawned a successful 2012 film adaptation written and directed by Chbosky himself.
France’s CGR Cinémas has announced the acquisition of 22 of Cap’Cinéma’s 24 locations, making CGR the circuit with the biggest location count in the country. The 22 sites include 12 multiplexes across 18 French cities (Agen, Beaune, Carcassonne, Montauban , Périgueux, Saint Quentin, Paris, Rodez, Moulins, Cagnes-sur-Mer, Albi, Apt, Castres,
Their official press release: LOS ANGELES – NOVEMBER 14, 2017 – “Justice League” is ruling this week’s Fandango’s ticket sales, with the superhero dream team garnering a super-strong 97 out of 100 Fanticipation movie buzz index points. “Justice” is outselling DC Entertainment’s previous 2017 hit “Wonder Woman” at the same point in the Fandango
In an online movie ticketing marketplace dominated by such entrenched players as Fandango and MovieTickets.com, Atom Tickets—which hopes to increase movie attendance with its app by making it easier for patrons, particularly younger patrons, to schedule outings to the local theater—is effectively the new kid on the block. Yet it’s
Weekend Domestic Grosses Update: November 10 – November 12, 2017 Title Locations Distributor Total Thor: Ragnarok 4080 Disney $57,078,306 Daddy’s Home 2 3575 Paramount $29,651,193 Murder on the Orient Express (2017) 3341 Fox $28,681,472 A Bad Moms Christmas 3615 STX Entertainment $11,468,964 Jigsaw 2651 Lionsgate $3,424,319 Tyler Perry’s Boo 2!
Welcome to BoxOffice Trailer Throw Down! Where we round up the week’s finest trailers so you don’t get sucked down a YouTube rabbit hole. Laughter, they say, is the best medicine and we have a lot of comedy for you on this week. Let’s try out the new slogan: BoxOffice Trailer Throw
This week’s Long Range Forecast takes a first look at the 2018 slate, beginning with Insidious: The Last Key‘s scheduled release date of January 5. Aaron Sorkin’s Molly’s Game is also slated to expand nationwide that weekend. This Week’s Key Updates: Minimal marketing and mixed social media awareness for The Star have lowered expectations for
Belgium-based Kinepolis became the latest overseas exhibition circuit to enter the North American market with the acquisition of Landmark Cinemas of Canada. The entry of Kinepolis—one of Europe’s leading circuits both in terms of screen count and innovation—into Canada signals the presence of a dynamic new player for audiences in
Exhibitors from across the Americas once again descended on South Florida for the latest edition of ShowEast, held for the first time at its new home, the Loews Miami Beach Hotel. The convention took place against the backdrop of a turbulent period at the North American box office, in the
Update: Thor: Ragnarok opened even higher than its original estimate, with a confirmed $122.7 million debut. Meanwhile, A Bad Moms Christmas opened a bit lower than its original estimate with $16.7 million. Sunday Update: It wasn’t a “low-key” weekend for Loki, as Thor: Ragnarok opened with $121 million, by far the best opening of the