Film Review: Amy

The rise and fall of Amy Winehouse is recounted in Asif Kapadia's emotional but not necessarily revealing documentary.

Film Review: Escobar: Paradise Lost

Naiveté meets evil in this interesting but uneven take on Pablo Escobar and his unlikely relationship with a credulous surfer dude.

Film Review: What Happened, Miss Simone?

A sublime artist gets her due in Liz Garbus' evisceratingly revealing portrait, which is one of the greatest, most watchable music bio-docs ever made.
Cinemas News

IHS publishes 'Event Cinema in European Cinemas'

The Event Cinema Association saluted IHS for producing a follow-up report to the successful 2014 publication, “Event Cinema in European Cinemas.” The report marks two firsts: the second edition focuses on event cinema data collected by Rentrak for the first time, and it examines the growth of...

Faith-based events boost Fathom box office

Three faith-based events—“The Drop Box,” which ranks third amongst Fathom Events’ top-performing events to date, “Four Blood Moons,” and “Patterns of Evidence”—helped drive Fathom’s first quarter of 2015 to be their most successful Q1 yet....

Studio Movie Grill signs with Vista Entertainment and Movio

Leading in-theatre dining circuit Studio Movie Grill (SMG) signed with Vista Group International companies Vista Entertainment Solutions (VES) and Movio to enhance its service offerings. Based in Dallas, Texas, SMG has more than 200 screens in over 20 locations across 10 states, with more...
Blog Entries

Dinos, robots and male strippers compete for holiday weekend dominance

Magic Mike XXL and Terminator: Genisys are going head to head for box office dominance over the holiday weekend... but they could both be shut out by holdovers Jurassic World and Inside Out. Mike...

Week in review: 6/29-7/2

It's been something of a slow news week, with everyone gearing up for the holiday weekend. There have, however, been two new trailers of note: Creed, Ryan Coogler's Rocky spinoff, starring Michael...

What should I see this weekend?, 7/3-7/5

'Magic Mike XXL' and 'Terminator: Genisys' will do their level best to unseat reigning champ 'Jurassic World' over the holiday weekend… unfortunately, neither film is all that good.
Movie News

The 'Frozen' Effect: "Elsa" Re-enters List of 500 Most Popular Baby Names After 97 Years

A total of 1,131 babies born last year were named Elsa, making it the 286th most common name given to newborn girls. read more

Watch the Trailers for 11 of July's Most Anticipated Movies

'Ant-Man,' 'Minions' and 'Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation' are just some of the eagerly awaited films hitting theaters this ...

Comic-Con: What to Expect (Maybe) From the Big Movie Panels

Exclusive footage? Cast appearances? A wish list of possibilties from next week's massive pop culture more
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