Flix Brewhouse announced today it will open a seven-screen luxury theater on Albuquerque's east side in early 2024. The 28,000 square-foot cinema will be completely overhauled to current Flix Brewhouse standards, including luxury electric recliners, all-laser projection, and Dolby immersive sound. Leased from Hinkle Income Properties, the new 720-seat Flix Brewhouse dine-in cinema brewery replaces the former Regal/UA arthouse.
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Sphere Entertainment announced that DreamWorks Animation is the first movie studio to launch a brand campaign specifically designed for the Exosphere – the fully programmable LED exterior of Sphere in Las Vegas – in support of DreamWorks’ action-packed new film in the Trolls musical blockbuster franchise, Trolls Band Together, which hits theatres nationwide on November 17.
Cinemex, one of the largest cinema chains in the world with nearly 3,000 screens across Mexico, is installing Laser Projection by Cinionic in 500 of the circuit’s highest-performing locations.
TGV Cinemas and Imax Corporation today announced a major expansion of their partnership with seven Imax with Laser systems in Malaysia. The agreement includes four new locations – including two in Kuala Lumpur – and three existing locations, already upgraded.
Film fanatics in the United Kingdom can grab themselves a free upgrade to XPlus screenings at Showcase Cinemas nationwide this coming month.
Qube Wire and Goldenduck have partnered to deliver movies to theatres in Thailand, Vietnam, and The Philippines. Together they will roll out an electronic delivery network across the three countries.
In celebration of Britney Spears’ highly anticipated memoir, The Woman in Me, Crossroads returns to the big screen for a global fan event in movie theatres October 23 and October 25. The film was originally released in 2002. It will play for two nights only at 875 locations across 24 countries as part of a fan event by Trafalgar Releasing,
The Berkshire International Film Festival board of directors and board of advisors have donated nearly $70,000 to help with the renovation of the Triplex Cinema in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. The gift was presented to Nicki Wilson, president and Hannah Wilken, vice-president of Triplex Cinema, Inc., the official name of the grassroots group Save the Triplex.
Barbie was re-released in Imax theatres last Friday and will play through September 29. The re-release contains exclusive post-credit scenes not included in the original.
Film fans in the United Kingdom can re-live two of the biggest movie releases of the year after Showcase Cinemas launched a special low-cost offer to watch Barbie and Oppenheimer.