Christie Solaria Series 2K/4K projectors and Christie Vive Audio cinema sound systems are powering 12 of the 13 screens at the new Larry H. Miller Megaplex Theatres in Vineyard, Utah, which held its grand opening ceremonies on March 13.
National CineMedia has announced that after a thorough review of options, it has agreed with SV Holdco and Screenvision to terminate the Merger Agreement signed May 5, 2014, that would have combined NCM and Screenvision.
Peach has launched what the company claims is the cinema industry’s only fully-integrated, mobile responsive, online sales and marketing solution for cinema operators: Peach Cinemas.
On the occasion of the 65th Berlin International Film Festival the European Audiovisual Observatory released its first estimates for European cinema attendance in 2014. The Observatory estimates that total admissions in the European Union increased marginally by 0.6 percent to 911 million tickets sold, around 5.4 million more than in 2013 (906 million). The small increase was primarily ensured by a strong year-on-year performance in France and Spain, which kept EU admissions from continuing their downward trend of recent years.
Cineworld, the UK’s number one cinema chain, has opened the first 4DX cinema in the UK.
Barco has partnered with Cinema Equipment & Supplies to complete the conversion of UVK’s theaters in Peru and surrounding cities.
The Grand, the largest multiplex cinema in Hong Kong, is installing a Sony 4K Twin Peak projection system in its largest auditorium.
GDC Technology has sold 100 digital cinema servers, along with its new Enterprise Storage solution, to Sichuan Pacific Cinema Circuit.
The China Film Group has purchased 800 Barco digital cinema projector, including the new Barco Alchemy integrated projection systems.
Barco has achieved a major milestone in its DLP Cinema projector deployments spanning nearly 15 years, installing 50,000 units across the globe as of the third quarter 2014.