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Theatres get close to closed captioning with NATO recommendations

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:05:00 EST

The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) has joined forces with several major deaf and hard of hearing advocacy organizations to jointly file recommendations to the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) for the implementation of increased closed captioning in movie theatres.

NCM's 'FirstLook' is now Shazamable

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 06:30:00 EST

Shazam and National CineMedia announced the full national rollout of their exclusive deal

Seattle Cinerama unveils state-of-the-art renovation

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 06:24:00 EST

Seattle’s Cinerama has been upgraded with state-of-the-art sight and sound

NATO issues technological requirements for High Dynamic Range projection

Wed, 12 Nov 2014 06:25:00 EST

NATO has released technological requirements for High Dynamic Range projection systems

RealD issued European patent for XL Cinema System

Wed, 12 Nov 2014 06:05:00 EST

RealD announced the issuance by the European Patent Office of a patent that covers the fundamental optical architecture of the company’s XL Cinema System

NCM and Screenvision respond to Justice Department action

Wed, 12 Nov 2014 05:09:00 EST

National CineMedia, Inc. and Screenvision, LLC defended their proposed merger in response to a complaint filed by the U.S. Department of Justice

Carmike rolls out Veterans Day promotion

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 10:48:00 EST

Carmike Cinemas announced a special Veterans Day promotion

ShowBiz Cinemas announces expansion plans

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 04:57:00 EDT

Texas-based ShowBiz Cinemas announced a financial partnership with Capital One Bank

Kerasotes Showplace in Secaucus debuts Red Carpet Recliners

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 04:27:00 EDT

The Kerasotes ShowPlace 14 Secaucus at The Plaza at Harmon Meadow in Secaucus, NJ, debuted their all-new Red Carpet Recliners with reserved seating

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

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 02:12:00 EDT

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

Share Dimension sets global release of Cinema Intelligence

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:55:00 EDT

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.

Cinemacenter opens laser projection system with Doremi server

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:14:00 EDT

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

Mexico's Cinemagic selects GDC Technology IMBs

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:04:00 EDT

Cinemagic has committed to install 180 units of GDC Technology’s SX-3000 Standalone Integrated Media Block over the next three years

Harkness launches new Clarus XC 270 surface

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:03:00 EDT

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

Top Box Office
1. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 $121.9M
Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:37:42 GMT
2. Big Hero 6 $20.1M
Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:37:41 GMT
3. Interstellar $15.3M
Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:37:40 GMT
4. Dumb and Dumber To $14.1M
Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:37:39 GMT
5. Gone Girl $2.8M
Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:37:38 GMT
6. Beyond the Lights $2.6M
Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:37:37 GMT
7. St. Vincent $2.2M
Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:37:36 GMT
8. Fury (2014) $1.9M
Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:37:35 GMT
9. Birdman $1.9M
Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:37:34 GMT
10. The Theory of Everything $1.5M
Published: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:37:33 GMT
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