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Latin American films stand out at Lincoln Center and IFC Midnight's Scary Movies XI

New Yorkers wanting to close out their summer with a little bit of indie horror can get their fix from Lincoln Center’s Scary Movies XI, sponsored by IFC Midnight.

'The Meg' takes an oversized bite out of the box office

August audiences flocked to The Meg over the weekend, leading the Jason Statham-vs-a-giant-shark extravaganza to outearn expectations in a big way. The film was projected to land somewhere in the $20-$30 million range but instead landed at $44.5 million, the highest non-Fast and the Furious...

'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' triumphs over new releases

New releases 'Christopher Robin' and 'The Spy Who Dumped Me' failed to outearn holdover 'Mission: Impossible - Fallout,' which dropped a modest 42.8% in its second weekend to gross $35 million.

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Ask the Audience: Smartphone Technology

Ask the Audience: Smartphone Technology

Ask the Audience is a monthly feature from 'Film Journal International' and National CineMedia (NCM) that allows you to ask an audience of 5,000 frequent moviegoers, known as NCM’s Behind the Screens panel, the pressing questions of our industry.

Suck It Up! Plastic straws may soon be a thing of the past

Suck It Up! Plastic straws may soon be a thing of the past

The National Association of Concessionaires is kicking off its 2018 Convention and Expo with the theme of disruption in the concession environment.

EDFC elects competitive board

EDFC elects competitive board

After what the organization called “a very competitive election,” the European Digital Cinema Forum welcomed these members to its board: Angelo d’Alessio, Venice Film Festival, Italy; Oleg Berezin, Neva Film, Russia; Tom Bert, Barco, Belgium; Tammo Buhren, ZweiB, Germany; David Hancock, IHS...

Thailand's Major Cineplex launches 'Movie on Demand'

Thailand's Major Cineplex launches 'Movie on Demand'

Thailand’s leading cinema chain, Major Cineplex Group Plc Co., Ltd., recently launched a new marketing tool aimed at a specific audience demographic that would like to re-watch movies after their regular release windows have expired.

'Popcorn strike' hits Hoyts cinemas in New Zealand

'Popcorn strike' hits Hoyts cinemas in New Zealand

Cinema employees at several Hoyts cinemas in New Zealand recently staged a "popcorn strike.”