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MoMA’s 'To Save and Project' series offers wide-ranging discoveries

Now in its 15th season, the Museum of Modern Art's “To Save and Project” surveys significant film-restoration projects from archives around the world. Running Jan. 18 through Feb. 1, it's also a primer on world cinema and an introduction to film history and technique....

The Return of Radical Innocence: New York retrospectives revive the '60s spirit

For many Baby Boomers, the ongoing 50th anniversaries of so many key cultural and political moments in American history are reviving a mixed brew of memories. For those who weren’t around all those years ago, the repertory houses of New York City are filling in the blanks.

'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle' reigns over MLK weekend

It was the second weekend at number one for 'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,' which managed to beat out a trio of newcomers and Fox’s nationwide expansion of 'The Post.'

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MEDIA Salles makes information accessible

MEDIA Salles makes information accessible

Coinciding with our February edition’s focus on companies that deliver data, we pay tribute to one of the earliest organizations established by the European Union’s MEDIA Programme to provide statistical insight on European exhibition, among other tasks.

'Padmavati' cleared by India’s censorship board

'Padmavati' cleared by India’s censorship board

Shortly before the turn of the year, India's film censorship body, the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), cleared the release of controversial Bollywood film Padmavati, saying it had not recommended any cuts, according to local press reports....

Dynamic pricing flops at Village in Victoria

Dynamic pricing flops at Village in Victoria

At the start of the summer school holidays in mid-December, Village Cinemas in some of their Victorian locations introduced a "dynamic pricing trial.”

The Outlook for 2018

The Outlook for 2018

Despite one of the worst summers in a decade at the box office, worldwide theatrical movie revenues jumped to a record $39.92 billion.

Value Propositions: Sizing up refillable popcorn tubs and drink cups

Value Propositions: Sizing up refillable popcorn tubs and drink cups

In an era of expanding concession items, heartier menus remain one of the biggest challenges to convincing theatre patrons that concession snacks are a good value.