Gerry Lopez is leaving the exhibition business for the hospitality industry, having scored a job as CEO of Extended Stay America. The former AMC Theatres CEO and president announced he was resigning…
AMC Theatres President and CEO Gerry Lopez is stepping down as head of the country’s second largest theater chain to pursue an unspecified “opportunity.” He will be replaced by CFO Craig Ramsey on an…
AMC Entertainment Chief Talks Netflix’s ‘Crouching Tiger’ Sequel, MoviePass Trial and Theater Innovations
Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but AMC Entertainment CEO Gerry Lopez could do with a little less praise. The country’s second-largest theater chain is investing more than $600…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
The AMC theater chain is seeing strong revenue gains as it starts converting about a third of its 5,000 U.S. auditoriums to fully reclining seats — and is accelerating its spending on that front. The…
AMC Theaters has joined the fight against AIDS, partnering with the (RED) organization's "Choose (RED) Save Lives" initiative to donate a minimum of $100,000 from ticket sales, as well as more than…
LAS VEGAS – -An evolving global market has expanded the scope — and attendance — of the movie industry's annual chest-pounding extravaganza, CinemaCon, with plenty of new domestic concerns, such as…
Variety's Q&A with songwriter Gerry Goffin
Having passed U.S. regulatory approval, Chinese conglom Dalian Wanda Group has officially acquired AMC Entertainment, the second-largest U.S. theater chain behind Regal Entertainment Group.
Five teenagers wander in circles around a lush forest landscape, joking and coming to terms with death, in "Lions," a creepy, mystical arthouse horror movie of sorts from debutante Argentinean helmer…
Change is afoot at AMC Entertainment as the exhib shakes up management and cuts costs in the midst of a takeover by China's Wanda Group.
In late May, Chinese conglom Dalian Wanda paid $2.6 billion to acquire AMC Theaters, the second-largest exhibitor in the U.S., marking the largest acquisition of a U.S. firm by a Chinese company…