Landmark Theaters revealed a trio of promotions Thursday, with exhibition vet Lisa Bunnell upped to head film buyer for the circuit. She will be taking over nationwide responsibilities for senior VP…
With the summer reaching benchmark box office levels, fall and winter movies will need to keep up strong momentum if Hollywood is to set a record in 2013. So what pics are auds buzzing about?
"Little Miss Sunshine." "500 Days of Summer." "Midnight in Paris." Titles like those are surely proof that summer audiences have appetites for something beyond superheroes. Add up the right…
Film Independent has tapped filmmaker Mary Sweeney ("The Straight Story") as the new sitting chair of its board.
Theaters must differentiate themselves and upgrade, pros say
Tracking the tentpoles is an obsession for box office analysts, but the launches of two non-tentpoles, "Hope Springs" and "The Campaign," also now rivets their attention.
Recovered just after Steve Jobs' untimely death, the mogul's longest TV interview appears in unexpurgated form in this 69-minute docu.
Cell phones can both be a nuisance and a helpful way to get more moviegoers into theaters, ticket sellers and exhibitors said at Variety and Stradella's Film Marketing Summit on Tuesday.
The opening of Regal Cinemas' L.A. Live Stadium 14 on Tuesday with the first showings of Michael Jackson's "This Is It" will mark a turning point for the revitalization of downtown L.A.
Is the skyrocketing cost of gas good for the movie biz? Are people more pumped for escapism thanks to the recession? Combine the ailing economy with the cost of fuel, and you've got a perfect storm…
Veteran distribution exec Jay Peckos, who most recently served as senior VP of distribution at Magnolia Pictures, died May 24 in Los Angeles. He was 58.