Film Review: Ingrid Goes West

Social-media addiction makes for a fittingly dark and entertaining dramedy in 'Ingrid Goes West,' which carries clever shades of a contemporary 'Talented Mr. Ripley.' Aubrey Plaza is pitch-perfect as a suffering Instagram obsessive.

Film Review: The Hitman's Bodyguard

An above-average, obscenity-laden buddy comedy that mostly excels due to the brilliant comic pairing of Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson.

Film Review: Annabelle: Creation

Another evil-doll spinoff of 'The Conjuring' defined by tepid, formulaic jump-scare tactics.
Cinemas News

AMC Theatres wants to block MoviePass subscription service after price cut

AMC Theatres, the largest operator of movie theaters in the country, said Tuesday it is consulting its attorneys in an attempt to squash the efforts of an independent company that is selling a month's worth of tickets for $9.95.

IFP Week announces schedule of events

IFP Week, the signature event of the Independent Filmmaker Project, has expanded this year to include numerous public screenings, talks, meet-ups and exhibitions centered on innovative independent content for the big screen, small screen and Internet. Under the leadership of head of programming...

Helios and Matheson Analytics buys majority stake in MoviePass

Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. has acquired movie subscription technology company MoviePass as part of its continued expansion into industries with opportunities for big data and artificial-intelligence innovations....
Blog Entries

The dirty ‘d’ word of Hollywood: Diversity

We know what you’re thinking. It’s the D word again….

Ava DuVernay and Justin Chon talk tiki torches and movie craft

Director Ava DuVernay wasted little time before getting political at Sundance Next Fest over the weekend.

'Annabelle: Creation' tops the box office; audiences don't go nuts for 'Nut Job 2'

The weekend gave us two new sequels opening in wide release. One of them did well. The other… not so much. The former film is one Annabelle: Creation, which opened in spot number one with $35...
Industry Associations


News, statistics and publications from the National Association of Theatre Owners, the world's largest exhibition trade organization.


Information on the ratings system, legislative news and press releases from the Motion Picture Association of America.


Education programs, services and news from the National Association of Concessionaires.


Learn about the latest technological advances for the motion picture theatre industry from the International Cinema Technology Association.