News





New Houston Alamo Drafthouse to install Sony 4K

Jan 24, 2013

Triple Tap Ventures LLC, owner and operator of the Houston-area Alamo Drafthouse Cinema theatres, is expanding its franchise with a new seven-screen location at the Vintage Park Shopping Village, a development in northwest Houston. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema-Vintage Park will be exclusively equipped with all Sony 4K projection equipment, including the new 4K system scalable for smaller auditoriums, the SRX-R515P, on five of its seven screens.

“We believe in the Sony 4K technology and are excited to be one of the first in North America to deploy Sony’s latest version projection system,” said Neil Michaelsen, CEO of Triple Tap Ventures. “Our focus is to provide an experience with diverse programming, and to deliver the best presentation for our audience. Additional 4K content is becoming available through 4K restorations of classic films as well as first-run features. By selecting the newest technology, we will have the flexibility to play the latest releases in the highest possible quality, be it 4K, High Frame Rate or 2K.”


New Houston Alamo Drafthouse to install Sony 4K

Jan 24, 2013

Triple Tap Ventures LLC, owner and operator of the Houston-area Alamo Drafthouse Cinema theatres, is expanding its franchise with a new seven-screen location at the Vintage Park Shopping Village, a development in northwest Houston. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema-Vintage Park will be exclusively equipped with all Sony 4K projection equipment, including the new 4K system scalable for smaller auditoriums, the SRX-R515P, on five of its seven screens.

“We believe in the Sony 4K technology and are excited to be one of the first in North America to deploy Sony’s latest version projection system,” said Neil Michaelsen, CEO of Triple Tap Ventures. “Our focus is to provide an experience with diverse programming, and to deliver the best presentation for our audience. Additional 4K content is becoming available through 4K restorations of classic films as well as first-run features. By selecting the newest technology, we will have the flexibility to play the latest releases in the highest possible quality, be it 4K, High Frame Rate or 2K.”

More Technology and New Products

Heather Blair joins MediaMation full-time as head of cinema sales

Heather Blair has joined the MediaMation team full-time as head of cinema sales More »

Share Dimension sets global release of Cinema Intelligence

Share Dimension announced the global release of Cinema Intelligence, billed as the first big data-analytics product of its kind aimed at motion picture exhibitors. More »

Cinemacenter opens laser projection system with Doremi server

CCA Argentina Cinemacenter has chosen Doremi's IMS1000AR Integrated Media Server as part of the installation of its new NEC laser projection system More »

Harkness launches new Clarus XC 270 surface

Harkness Screens has launched a higher-gain version of its fourth-generation 2D and 3D screen surface, Clarus XC More »

ADVERTISEMENT



REVIEWS

John Wick
Film Review: John Wick

Retired hit man seeks revenge on Russian mob in an above-average action film. More »

Fury Review
Film Review: Fury

American tanks fight superior German forces in the closing days of World War II. More »

Player for the Film Journal International website.


ADVERTISEMENT



INDUSTRY GUIDES

» Blue Sheets
FJI's guide to upcoming movie releases, including films in production and development. Check back weekly for the latest additions.

» Distribution Guide
» Equipment Guide
» Exhibition Guide

ORDER A PRINT SUBSCRIPTION

Film Journal International

Subscribe to the monthly print edition of Film Journal International and get the full visual impact of this valuable resource for the cinema business.

» Click Here

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Learn how to promote your company at the Film Expo Group events: ShowEast, CineEurope, and CineAsia.

» Click Here