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The struggles of AMC, the world’s largest theatre chain, were laid bare in its latest results. In 3 months to September it lost $901 million, and US ticket sales plunged 97%.

The number of visitors to cinemas owned by AMC, the world’s largest theatre chain, has fallen 90% year-on-year, and its revenue has plummeted to match. The company on Monday reported a pre-tax loss of $US901 million in the quarter. AMC sold just 6.5 million tickets in the quarter, down from […]
The struggles of AMC, the world’s largest theatre chain, were laid bare in its latest results. In 3 months to September it lost $901 million, and US ticket sales plunged 97%.
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‘We could lose movie theatre-going forever,’ warns Patty Jenkins, director of ‘Wonder Woman 1984,’ amid film delays and cinema closures

“Wonder Woman” director Patty Jenkins fears the pandemic could cause movie-going to be lost “forever.” Jenkins’ own “Wonder Woman 1984” is among many big releases that have been delayed due to the pandemic. Last week, Cineworld, the world’s second-largest cinema owner, announced the temporary closure of its 536 Regal Cinemas. […]
‘We could lose movie theatre-going forever,’ warns Patty Jenkins, director of ‘Wonder Woman 1984,’ amid film delays and cinema closures
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A London studio created this seat design to get people back into the movie theatre safely as theatre chains suffer due to the ongoing pandemic

Layer design studio created a safer movie theatre sesat during a pandemic. The film industry could lose $US10 billion dollars as a result of COVID-19. The Sequel Seat design has antibacterial fabric and protective screens. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The coronavirus pandemic has been brutal to many […]
A London studio created this seat design to get people back into the movie theatre safely as theatre chains suffer due to the ongoing pandemic
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The director of ‘Doctor Strange’ told people not to see ‘Tenet’ in theatres

“Doctor Strange” director Scott Derrickson tweeted a warning to viewers advising them against going to any movie theatres, despite Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet” being released in most US theatres on September 3. Derrickson, who clarified he was speaking to his “fellow Americans,” tweeted: “Don’t go see ‘Tenet’ or any other movie […]
The director of ‘Doctor Strange’ told people not to see ‘Tenet’ in theatres