Film Review: Hereditary

Through a traumatic story of familial grief, debuting director Ari Aster has pulled off a relentless horror film, possibly a new genre classic, with scares for the ages.

Film Review: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Thanks to skilled direction, a flawed script can’t quite hamstring Universal’s latest dino romp.

Film Review: Ocean's 8

Lightly entertaining caper movie brings a welcome female POV to the “Ocean’s” formula.
Cinemas News

Fathom Events strengthens senior leadership team

Leading event cinema distributor Fathom Events is growing its executive leadership team with the appointment of Tom Bracken as VP of marketing, Nancy Silverstone as VP of programming and Daren Miller as VP of business affairs and strategy....

Five new ScreenX locations to open in France and Switzerland

This summer, five new ScreenX locations will open in France and Switzerland at Les Cinémas Gaumont Pathé and Arena Cinemas, respectively. This includes the introduction of “4DX with ScreenX” for the first time outside of South Korea through CJ 4DPLEX’s growing partnership with Pathé in Paris....
Blog Entries

Human Rights Watch Fest opener 'On Her Shoulders' focuses on a brave Yazidi activist

Nadia Murad Basee Taha was a 21-year-old student in Kocho, in the Sinjar province of Iraq, on August 3, 2014, when ISIS terrorists attacked the Yazidi town. They killed hundreds of people in a...

Festival finds in Greenwich and a 'book report' in NYC

The new realities of increased diversity, the streaming explosion and concerns for social justice animated two recently wrapped film and book events — the boutique Greenwich International Film Festival (GIFF) in Connecticut and Manhattan’s mammoth BookExpo, the major publishing show at Manhattan’s Javits Center. But old joys of discovery and new trends abounded.

'Ocean’s 8' is number 1

It was a weekend of (mostly) surpassed expectations, as new releases Ocean’s 8 and Hereditary proved hits for their respective studios. The former film grabbed the number one spot with $41.5...
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