HONG KONG — Several of Australia's largest cinema operators have combined forces to launch a nationwide cinema information website, Movietimes. The site (www.movietimes.com.au) provides movie, cinema…
European film and TV giant Studiocanal has inked with Hoyts Group to acquire Hoyts Distribution, a top distrib in Australia and New Zealand.
Private equity group Pacific Equity Partners will extend its Hoyts brand Down Under with the purchase of Australian Multiplex Cinemas.
Imax and Hoyts Cinemas, one of Australia's largest exhibs, Thursday announced a joint venture to install Imax digital theaters in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney.
Australia's oldest loop is also one of its best-known cinema brands. With 353 screens over 38 sites, and another eight sites in New Zealand and a 23% market share, Hoyts is a stayer of the suburban…
George Livery has been tapped for the new role of commercial director of Hoyts Cinemas Australia, responsible for marketing, retail sales, merchandising and customer strategies.
ll feeling between U.S.-owned exhib Reading and Hoyts Cinemas has escalated after Reading sued Hoyts in the Federal Court of Australia.
Kerry Packer gained effective control of Hoyts Cinemas on Tuesday after increasing his offer by 5¢ to $1.31 a share.
Kerry Packer almost certainly will have to dig deeper into his corporate coffers if he wants to control Hoyts Cinemas after an independent report commissioned by Hoyts branded the takeover offer as…
From left field, Kerry Packer's Consolidated Press Holdings launched a takeover bid Wednesday for Hoyts Cinemas, valued at $A609 million ($384 million), after securing options for a 17% stake in the…
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