Film Review: Gold

Suspenseful zigzagging adventure drama inspired by true events has a top-of-his-game Matthew McConaughey as a wired 1980s Reno mining company dreamer salivating for and maybe getting the big strike.

Film Review: Live by Night

After crossing a Boston gangster, a petty crook seeks revenge among Florida bootleggers. Polished, large-scale crime drama improves on the Dennis Lehane novel.

Film Review: Hidden Figures

Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monáe are irresistible (and unstoppable) in this engaging story of pioneering black female mathematicians at NASA.
Cinemas News

CJ CGV to open flagship U.S. theatre in Buena Park, CA

CJ CGV will open its flagship U.S. location in Buena Park, Calif., at the new The Source OC shopping center on Jan. 27. The fifth-largest multiplex theatre company in the world, CJ CGV operates 2,877 screens at 376 locations in seven countries. This will be the second CGV theatre in the United...

QSC announces first QSC Certified Theatres

QSC announced the first “QSC Certified” theatres. QSC Certified Theatres are equipped with complete sound systems from QSC, and meet a set of technical guidelines for equipment, projection, acoustics, and room design to ensure an outstanding moviegoing experience....

Huahua Media, Shanghai Media Group invest US$1 bil. in Paramount

It was a surprise when in 2014 a Shanghai-based company called Huahua Media became the China marketing partner for Transformers: Age of Extinction. It was a surprise again when earlier this month the same company, along with Shanghai Film Group, put US$1 billion into Paramount, in the latest...
Blog Entries

'Split' surprises with strong $40 million opening

M. Night Shyamalan’s 'Split' came roaring out of the gate this weekend, earning $40.1 million against a reported $10 million budget.

Sundance 2017 Dispatch 2: Call Me by Your Name, Mudbound, and Weekend Recap...

While in Sundance, one can lose herself in movies (Mudbound and Call Me by Your Name praise to follow), bury her head in Twitter for film discussions, and talk to fellow moviegoers about nothing...

Sundance 2017 Dispatch 1: Climate Change, Election, and What I Saw Before the Weekend...

I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore. This is both the title of one of the opening night films of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, and the general mood amongst festival-goers before and...
Industry Associations


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