"Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings" debuted exclusively in theaters, while "Black Widow" and "Jungle Cruise" were also available on Disney+.
"Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings" earned $90 million over the four-day Labor Day weekend, a new record.
Consumer comfort with going to movie theaters declined significantly from July to August as the coronavirus Delta variant spread.
Theater owners want answers from studios, like Disney, that have yet to explain their plans to move away from hybrid releases.
The star argues Disney violated her contract by releasing "Black Widow" online, costing her $50 million, sources told The Wall Street Journal.
Alamo Drafthouse filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in March after the theater industry was pummeled by pandemic-driven shutdowns.
"A Quiet Place ll" in particular drove people back to movie theatres, pulling in $57 million over the 4-day weekend, proving that cinemas aren't dead.
CinemaScore president Harold Mintz talked with Insider about how the company has adapted to the pandemic. He discussed the state of the movie industry and why he thinks theatres aren’t dead. And he said CinemaScore has ambitions to move into the streaming realm. Visit the Business section of Insider for […]
AMC stock slid as much as 11% after the company said in an SEC filing it could run out of cash by the end of 2020 or early 2021. The theatre industry has been slammed by weakened demand, delays to major releases, and still-heightened coronavirus case counts. AMC continues to […]
Regal Entertainment Group is likely to close all of its US locations as the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on release plans, The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. After “Tenet” fuelled the reopening of hundreds of theatres around the US, postponed movies including the latest James Bond title pull […]
Movie studios have recently delayed tentpole releases like “Tenet” and “Mulan” as coronavirus cases surge in some states, including Texas and California. AMC Theatres, the world’s largest theatre chain, delayed its reopening from July 15 to July 30. Movie studios have recently turned to premium video-on-demand for some releases, but […]
Most movie theatres in the US have shut down to help slow the spread of the coronavirus. Analytics company EDO surveyed 6,809 moviegoers in the US and found that most were likely to return to theatres once they reopened. But 45% of respondents said they would wait “a few weeks” […]
The Senate passed a $US2 trillion stimulus bill on Wednesday to aid struggling businesses and boost the economy during the coronavirus pandemic. It awaits passage by the House and President Trump’s signature. The National Association of Theatre Owners is confident the bill will aid movie theatres, which have closed across […]
A fight involving teenagers with machetes broke out at a movie theatre at the Star City leisure complex in Birmingham, England Saturday night. Five teenagers ranging in ages of 13 years old to 19 years old were arrested for assualting police or obstructing police, according to the Guardian. Police recovered […]
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