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

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.

Another weekend at #1 for 'Straight Outta Compton'?

September, that famed movie dumping ground, is still a week and change away, but already the quality of Hollywood releases has tanked considerably.

Week in review: 8/17-8/21

Zoinks! Warner Bros. is rebooting Scooby Doo for a new animated feature, slated for release on September 21, 2018.
Movie News

Oscars: Switzerland Selects 'Iraqi Odyssey' as its Foreign Language Contender

The documentary from Swiss-based film maker Samir looks as the history of his own family, which war has scattered across the ...

Austrian Actor Peter Kern, the Last of the 'Auteur Dinosaurs,' Dies at 66

He acted in more than 70 films, including ones from Rainer Werner Fassbinder and Wim Wenders, and directed dozens of his ...

Christopher Nolan to Headline London Film Festival Talks

LFF Connects will discuss collaborations between film and other creative more
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