On the eve of the CineEurope exhibitors' conference in Barcelona, a report published by research org Screen Digest has revealed that the conversion of theaters to digital projection across the world…
So the cycle of history is: Cinema gets a head start, TV catches up, cinema panics and lurches forward. Repeat.
The conversion of theaters to digital in the U.S. is almost complete, and the end of movies on film is in sight.
Osio Cinemas, a local art theater in Monterey, Calif., has hopped aboard the digital bandwagon, with the location's digital conversion marked by a grand opening ceremony set for Oct. 26.
If you're a regular reader of this column, you have noticed that I tend to be a defender of 3D.
The deployment of digital cinema and digital 3-D in Latin America lags far behind that in Europe and North America. The total number of digital screens expected by the end of this year is 229; by the…
“Welcome to the Future of Cinema,” the posters proclaim outside the AMC Burbank 14 Theaters, where “Star Wars: Episode I — The Phantom Menace” is showing in one of the two digital cinema…
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