Film Review: No Escape

Americans caught in a Southeast Asia coup must find their way to the Vietnam border. They should look for some brains while they're at it.

Film Review: We Are Your Friends

This heartfelt, low-stakes aspirational story about a young DJ and his working-class buddies trying to break into the club scene has a surprising warmth, but squanders it on distracting subplots and kitschy audience asides.

Film Review: Z for Zachariah

The three last people in the world come together to eke out survival in this thoughtful–and thought-provoking–take on life after Armageddon.
Cinemas News

Vista Entertainment Solutions partners with VINX to enter Japan

Vista Entertainment Solutions, a division of Vista Group International and the leading cinema-management software supplier with 40% global share, signed a distribution agreement with VINX Corporation, a leading software services provider in Japan, to enable the sale and distribution of VES...

Argentina's Village Cinemas completes digital deployment with Christie

Village Cinemas, one of Argentina’s theatre circuits, has completed its digitalization with the Christie Solaria™ Series. In the final phase of its digital rollout, Village Cinemas installed 38 Christie CP2220 projectors, making the majority of Village Cinemas’ 79 screens Christie installations....

Barco installs first laser projector in Asia-Pacific region

Barco announced the installation of its first Flagship Laser projector in the Asia-Pacific region. Cinema 21 Group, a long-term partner of Barco in Indonesia, has equipped an auditorium with Barco’s ultra-bright 6P Flagship Laser cinema projector for large screens (DP4K-60L). The goal is to get a...
Blog Entries

What should I see this weekend?, 8/28-8/30

This weekend’s wide releases ('No Escape,' 'War Room,' 'We Are Your Friends') disappoint for the most part, but an impressive slate of limited releases has your back.

‘Straight Outta Compton’ set for a threepeat

Add one more item to the list of things Universal has to be happy about this year: 'Straight Outta Compton,' currently sitting pretty just shy of $120 million worldwide against a production budget of $28 million, is on track to top the box office for the third weekend in a row.

As new releases flop, 'Compton' clobbers the competition for second weekend running

Three movies came out in wide release last weekend, and not a-one of them earned as much as was expected. Ladies and gentlemen: Welcome to late August/early September. We have about five more weeks of this until the awards contenders start coming out. Strap in.
Movie News

Ellen Page: "Borderline Offensive" to Call Actors Playing LGBTQ Characters "Brave"

The actress, who came out as gay in 2014 and plays one half of a lesbian couple in the upcoming movie 'Freeheld,' also talks ...

Box Office Milestone: 'Minions' Crosses $1 Billion

The movie is only the third animated title in history to hit that mark, while Universal becomes the first studio to boast three ...

Joel Silver Sued Over Real Estate, Art Loans

The controversial film producer allegedly owes $1.3 million to a restructuring more
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