Sony took its turn to tubthump its 2013 slate Wednesday night at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, with a lively surprise appearance from "Grown Ups 2" cast members Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Salma Hayek…
Movie theaters are a key locale for communal experiences of horror and comedy, a trio of high-profile Hollywood directors told a receptive audience of the nation's theater owners. “What makes you…
Six months after stunning Hollywood with its LucasFilm acquisition, Disney announced that it plans to release the next three "Star Wars" films in 2015, 2017 and 2019.
Addressing a longstanding complaint from theater owners, Universal Studios chairman Adam Fogelson declared that studios should mimic U's strategy of releasing major titles all year — rather than…
Highlighted by a new trailer for "Man of Steel," Warner Bros. offered exhibitors a straightforward look at its potentially powerful summer that includes tentpoles "The Great Gatsby," "The Hangover 3"…
A leading movie industry researcher urged exhibitors to pay more attention to baby boomers, at CinemaCon on Tuesday. "We have not stopped going to the movies,” said Catherine Paura, chief of Capstone…
Taking an aggressive strategy on a key franchise, Universal has set seventh "Fast and Furious" movie for release on July 14, 2014 -- even though it hasn't opened the sixth "Fast" yet.
The movie ratings system is getting a makeover, it was revealed Tuesday at CinemaCon in Las Vegas. Chris Dodd, chairman and CEO of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, unveiled an initiative that…
Audiences around the world will be able to see London's West End legit productions at movie theaters after event cinema producer and distrib CinemaLive struck a deal with Blighty's Digital Theater.
Opting for a pair of big bangs on its summer slate, Paramount opened CinemaCon on Monday night with “Star Trek: Into Darkness” and zombie actioner “World War Z” (pictured above). “Five years ago, I…