A bit of a surprise for the exhibition industry: Landmark Theatres has been purchased by the Cohen Media Group from Todd Wagner and Mark Cuban’s Wagner/Cuban Companies. Based out of Los Angeles, Landmark Theatres boasts 252 screens in 27 markets across the United States. Founded in 1974, it has over
Marcus Theatres will become the fourth active U.S. exhibitor to surpass the thousand-screen benchmark with the acquisition of Movie Tavern from Southern Theatres. The deal adds Movie Tavern’s 22 locations and 208 screens in 9 states to the Marcus circuit, expanding the Marcus presence to new U.S. markets and boosting
PRESS RELEASE MIAMI, Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — CMX Cinemas, the wholly owned subsidiary of Cinemex, has announced the acquisition of Cobb Theatres, a highly respected operator of progressive movie theatre brands primarily located in the southeast, as part of its continued expansion plan. The purchase represents the on-going strategy of
2017 is closing with another major deal in exhibition M&A thanks to the announcement of Regal’s acquisition by Cineworld, the U.K.’s leading cinema circuit. Regal stockholders are set to receive $23 (USD) in cash for each share of common stock, valuing the total transaction at $5.9 billion—including the assumption of
PRESS RELEASE 18 September 2017, 6 p.m. Kinepolis Group has reached agreement with the shareholders of Landmark Cinemas on the acquisition of the Canadian movie theatre group. The acquisition is subject to Canadian regulatory approvals including under the Investment Canada Act (ICA), the Canadian law governing acquisitions by foreign investors.
AMC Theatres is set to become the world’s biggest exhibitor following its announcement of the acquisition of Europe’s largest circuit, Odeon & UCI, from private equity firm Terra Firma. Under its 12 years of ownership by Terra Firma, Odeon & UCI dedicated over £600 million in a growth strategy that