News & Features - Cinemas
In recognition of their extensive philanthropic work with Variety The Children’s Charity and other charitable organizations, the founder, president and CEO of insurance company Reynolds & Reynolds, Stan J. Reynolds, and his wife Jody will receive the Al Shapiro Distinguished Service Award at the ShowEast convention in Florida. More »
“During the mid-1950s, we actually entered into the bowling business as a hedge against the declining theatre attendance with the emergence of television,” explains Robert “Bobby” Levy, executive VP, advertising and marketing at Malco Theatres. More »
“It is always an honor to be recognized by your peers and we are humbled by the choice of Malco Theatres as this year’s award recipient.” More »
“I am third-generation,” notes Stephen Lightman, the chairman and CEO of Malco Theatres, as we begin celebrating the circuit’s 100th Anniversary. More »
“There have been so many good memories,” says Stephen Lightman, chairman and CEO of Malco Theatres. More »
"It was almost like the perfect storm, it was a great fit for both of us," Larry Etter, Malco Theatres' senior VP of theatre services, reflects on joining the circuit in August 1997. More »
“I’ve been in the business virtually all my life. I grew up with it, just like these guys did.” More »
At last, Latin America is now poised to complete the digitization of its screens—despite the fact that some markets of the region still have low levels of digitization. More »
“Arriving in Brazil was tough,” admits Eduardo Acuña, chief executive officer of Cinépolis do Brasil and recipient of the ShowEast 2014 “International Exhibitor of the Year” Award. More »
“Standees is first and foremost a restaurant and that’s the big difference More »
When a film student is strangled before the opening night of the Hitchcock Film Festival More »
Rialto revolution: In April 1916, a theatre's debut in the heart of Times Square changed the entertainment business
On the evening of April 21, 1916, a select audience of almost 2,000 attended the opening of New York’s new Rialto Theatre More »
Thank you to exhibitors, theatre teams and studio representatives from around the world for sharing some great promotions More »
It won’t be a record-breaking year, but as delegates journey to Hollywood, Florida, for the 30th annual ShowEast Convention More »
A premium large-format cinema screen (PLF) is a clearly defined, technologically superior product, which can be marketed at a premium. In technology terms, 3D began the notion of a premium concept, but as 3D is now established in 39.3% of modern screens, cinema exhibitors believe they have found a new revenue driver in PLF. More »
Retired hit man seeks revenge on Russian mob in an above-average action film. More »
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