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Harkness screen apps pass 2,500 downloads

Harkness Screens’ suite of apps designed for screen lifecycle management recently passed 2,500 downloads More »

Cretors opens new factory and heaquarters

C. Cretors and Company announced the opening of its new factory and office headquarters in Wood Dale, IL More »

MediaMation closes two cinema deals at CinemaCon

MediaMation, the leading supplier of 4D/5D motion effects theaters, announced at CinemaCon that it will install several X4D® motion EFX theaters for U.S. cinema chain Santa Rosa Entertainment and City Cinema in Oman. More »

Gathr and Sony Digital Cinema Solutions to develop xMassif

Sony Digital Cinema Solutions and Theatrical on Demand® pioneer Gathr Films® are in discussions regarding the creation of xMassif, the first-ever web-based marketplace for exhibitors. More »

Harkness launches new screen family

Harkness Screens, a leading global screen technology company, has launched Clarus XC, its fourth-generation 2D and 3D screen surface. More »

Cineplex TimePlay to expand to 725 auditoriums

Canadians coast to coast will have more fun waiting for the movie to start with the expansion of Cineplex TimePlay to theatres nationwide. More »

CinemaCon: Barco Introduces Tri-Screen Theater Configuration; Plans Install At Fox’s Zanuck Theater

Fox’s ‘The Maze Runner’ might be the first feature to be created for the new system. More »

CRU introduces DCP Kits

CRU, a leader in storage solutions for digital cinema content distribution, announced the availability of new DCP kits that include robust waterproof and dustproof shipping cases with custom foam for maximum protection. More »

Klipsch launches new cinema surround speakers at CinemaCon

Klipsch, leading global speaker and headphone manufacturer, has unveiled five new professional cinema surround speakers, including two 8-inch woofer models (KPT-8000-M and KPT-8060-H) and three 12-inch woofer designs (KPT-1200-M, KPT 1260-H and KPT-1200-VBM). More »

Barco launches 4K laser projector at CinemaCon

Barco, Guinness World Record holder for the brightest digital cinema projector, will introduction its first commercially available 6P laser-illuminated projector at CinemaCon. More »

New Products at CinemaCon 2014

The CinemaCon trade show runs from 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 25, through 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 27. Here are select new products and technologies which will be on display at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. More »

Cinemaxx to roll out 100 Dolby Atmos screens in Indonesia

Cinemaxx, a new exhibitor under Indonesia’s Lippo Group, has committed to installing Dolby Atmos in 100 cinema screens over the next three or more years More »

Cinemaxx selects Barco and GDC Technology for digital rollout in Indonesia

Cinemaxx, a new exhibitor under Lippo Group in Indonesia, has selected Barco and GDC Technology as technology partners for its digital cinema deployment. More »

GDC Technology unveils cinema solutions at CinemaCon 2014

GDC Technology Limited, a leading digital cinema solutions provider, is showcasing a comprehensive set of reliable and cost-effective digital cinema solutions at CinemaCon, the annual NATO trade show in Las Vegas. More »

Dolby announces 11 new Atmos titles

Dolby Laboratories revealed today that 11 new titles are scheduled to be mixed and released in Dolby Atmos, increasing the number of announced titles to more than 100 since its launch. More »



Film Review: Transcendence

Johnny Depp is an idealistic researcher whose consciousness is uploaded into an artificial intelligence in this slick techno-thriller with delusions of seriousness from Christopher Nolan’s cinematographer. More »

Draft Day
Film Review: Draft Day

Pro football manager faces crises on the most important day of his career in a well-tooled vehicle for Kevin Costner. More »

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