Fathom Events and Viz Media are bringing Bleach the Movie: Hell Verse to more than 700 movie theatre screens across the country on August 2
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Christie has announced that it is the official projection partner for Big Cine Expo 2022, which is billed as the only convention and tradeshow for the single screen, multiplex, malls, and the theatrical distribution industry in India.
MetaMedia has announced a partnership with PurposePoint to deliver the group’s interactive leadership film to hundreds of theatres across the United States and Canada this fall.
The worldwide launch of Bullet Train across 58 markets topped the global box office chart and many local ones this past weekend, but the continued success of local titles finding space in a quieter global release schedule grabbed the headlines, according to the latest report from the London-based analytics firm Gower Street. The report goes on to say that the challenge for exhibitors is how to sustain this momentum with an upcoming slate of films that don’t appear to be as strong as the summer films have proven to be.
The Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition has announced that it will once again pay rebates to all its customers based on their continued use and support of the network. DCDC first provided rebates in March 2020 after paying back its founding investors (AMC Theatres, Cinemark Theatres, Regal Entertainment Group, Universal Pictures, and Warner Bros.) their initial investments in full.
The movie theatre chain Roxy Cinemas in the Dubai Hills Mall is installing what it says is the Middle East’s biggest ever cinema screen. The company says the screen measures 423 square meters, which is twice the size of a tennis court.
The iconic summer film of the romance between Baby and Johnny returns to the big screen August 14 and 17 when Dirty Dancing hits theatres for a special 35th anniversary presentation courtesy of Fathom Events and Lionsgate.
Paramount Pictures' Top Gun: Maverick has surpassed $50 million in box office sales in CJ 4DPlex’s immersive technologies including 4DX active seating and visually immersive, 270-degree panoramic ScreenX.
Working with Fathom Events, RiffTrax’s Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill Corbett (of Mystery Science Theatre 3000 fame) will be back in cinemas this month with their special brand of comedy with RiffTrax Live: The Return of Swamp Thing.
Amazon’s Alexa team has created an immersive 30-second cinema commercial, designed to reinforce the message that Alexa makes smart homes easier. The commercial begins with a voice-over giving a command to Alexa to dim the lights. To the audience’s surprise, not only do the lights in the film dim, but the theatre lights dim as well.